‘Tis the season to be jolly and spread holiday cheer throughout the community. The City of Santa Maria Recreation and Park Department and Recreation and Parks Commission invite the community to decorate their homes and businesses in the spirit of the season. Dazzle the community with your creations and earn a spot on the 2016 Lights, Sights, & Holiday Nights Tour Map.

Nominations will be accepted through Tuesday, December 13th. To nominate a residence or business, please email a photograph and the address of the display to Awards will be given to nominees that have not previously won in prior years. Past winners will be eligible for the Holiday Hall of Fame category. All contest winners will be announced on Friday, December 16th.

Questions may be directed to the Recreation and Parks Department at (805) 925-0951 ext. 2260 or visit for contest rules.


Department:                                      Recreation and Parks
Contact Person:                               Cindy Hoskins, Recreation Supervisor
Telephone Number:                      (805) 925-0951 ext. 2349
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