The voting is over and it is official! We have the winners of the 2016 Make Wellston Beautiful Holiday Home and Business Decorating Contest.
But first let us say “Thank You” to all of you who made this event possible:
- the nominees for all their hard work and expense,
- all who voted for their favorites to win,
- our anonymous Christmas Elf who donated the prize money,
- and a special “Thank You” to all who decorated their homes and businesses to help make Wellston such a special place to live and work. Your efforts are greatly appreciated.
Now, the results:
In the Home Category, which received a total of 1,627 votes:
- Third Place Prize, $25 cash, goes to 320 East A Street. The display, complete with a lighted display set to music which you can listen to through your car radio, received 8.97% of the total vote.
- Second Place Prize, $50 cash, goes to 1440 South Ohio Avenue. Several inflatables, including a larger-than-life Nutcracker, made this display stand out. The display received 10.51% of the total vote.
- First Place Prize, $75 cash, goes to 865 Mulga Road. This display featured an innumerable amount of lights which made the property bold and bright. The display received 27.41% of the total vote.
In the Business Category, which received a total of 1,073 votes:
- Third Place Prize, $25 cash, goes to Lockard Insurance Agency. Their front window was decorated with a beautiful Dickens Village Display that was also shown at Christmas Treats on Wellston Streets. The display received 10.81% of the total vote.
- Second Place Prize, $50 cash, goes to Lori Silcott-Ousley, Attorney at Law. The front window featured a beautiful Christmas tree in addition to numerous other decorations. The display received 12.3% of the total vote.
- First Place Prize, $75 cash, goes to Madison’s Garden Flower Shop. The building was beautifully decorated with a tree, frost, and other festive items. The display received 61.98% of the total vote.
Congratulations to all who were nominated and the winners!
Be sure to check our site out for several great changes coming to our website. These will include the addition of online registration forms for spring sports programs!
On behalf of everyone from Make Wellston Beautiful, we wish you a blessed holiday season and a fantastic New Year.