Alright Machesney Park, it's time to show off your Christmas decoration prowess. 

From the village's official press release:

The Village of Machesney Park is pleased to announce its annual Outdoor Holiday Decorating Contest, and encourages residents to bring the holiday spirit into their neighborhoods by decorating their homes. To nominate a well-decorated home, residents can call Machesney Park Village Hall, 815-877-5432, or fill our a contest entry form available at Village Hall, on the Village website, Facebook Page, or send an e-mail to

Nominations will be accepted from November 23rd through December 18th. Top three winners will be announced during the Village board meeting on Monday, December 21st.

You have 10 days to decorate. May the best house win.

You can access the Village Hall website here. 

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