Edgerton, MO–The holidays are quickly approaching! The Edgerton Community Betterment Committee is once again holding their annual Christmas Lighting Contest. The judging (by members of the Committee) will be held during Edgerton’s Community Christmas event on Saturday, December 14, 2019.
Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Prizes are donated by Patty Farr, ReMax House of Dreams. 1st prize is a 32 inch tv! 2nd prize is a Bath and Body Works basket! 3rd prize is a gift card to Bravo in Zona Rosa!
Pictures of the winning locations will be posted on Facebook and the Chamber website.
**Participating locations must be within the Edgerton City Limits.**
To enter the contest, please fill out the entry form and send to either PO Box 62, Edgerton, MO 64444 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to the Christmas Lighting contest, the following activities are scheduled at various locations around Edgerton on Saturday, December 14, 2019:
Open House; 2 pm to 5 pm at the Edgerton Branch, Mid-Continent Public Library (404 W Frank St.)–All customers are invited to join the staff in celebrating the reopening of the branch! Enjoy Christmas music by the Cool Cats, refreshments, and the I Love My Library photo op from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. All visitors during branch hours will receive a fine forgiveness token. Join the Edgerton Branch Scavenger Hunt from December 14 – 20 using the free GooseChase app for a chance to win a $50 gift card. Register for the Edgerton Branch Welcome Back Open: Featuring Christmas with the Cool Cats at mymcpl.org/events.
Christmas with the Cool Cats; 2:00 pm at the Edgerton Branch, Mid-Continent Public Library–Terry Bell and his band, the Cool Cats, squeeze the most out of all those holiday favorites in this fun-loving holiday accordion concert. Register for Christmas with the Cool Cats at mymcpl.org/events.
Santa’s Annual Visit; 4 pm to 5 pm at the Edgerton Fire Station (500 Belt Ave.)–Don’t miss Santa’s Annual Visit to the Edgerton Fire Station from 4 pm to 5 pm on Saturday, December 14th! The Pioneer Days Committee will also be at the Fire Station with a make and take ornament craft for kids, and Mid-Continent Public Library will be at the Fire Station with “Countdown to Christmas Book Bundles!”
Chili Cookoff and Hayrides; 4 pm to 7 pm at American Legion Post #445 (503 Belt Ave.)– The Legion will be holding a chili cookoff and serving for $5 a person! They will also give hayrides around town to sing carols and look at Christmas lights!
Edgerton Christmas Lighting Contest Judging; 7 pm–If you are participating in Edgerton’s Christmas Lighting Contest, please make sure your lights are on at 7 pm on Saturday, December 14th! The Edgerton Community Betterment Committee will come around to judge the entries. Prizes donated by Patty Farr at Re/Max House of Dreams in Platte City!