River Country News will be hosting a Christmas Decorating Contest for homes and businesses in Tappahannock and Essex County. The winners will win full bragging rights and also receive a gift certificate to Roma Ristorante Italiano.
To register, please print out the registration form from our Facebook page photo album, pick one up at our office, or request one at firstname.lastname@example.org and return completed form to River Country News, P.O. Box 1813, Tappahannock, VA 22560, or drop it off at our office located at 320 Prince Street, Tappahannock. If we are closed, leave it in the lock box located in the right side of the building in the alley. Registration fee is $10, of which 100% of the proceeds will go to WRARs 2017 Christmas Wishes. Please make checks payable to WRAR Christmas Wishes. Entries with non-payment will not be judged. Forms and fees must be received by 7 p.m. Thursday, December 7, 2017.
Judging will take place on Monday, December 11, 2017, between 5-9 p.m., so please make sure to leave your lights on for the judges. We will announce the winner Thursday afternoon, December 14. Best overall commercial and residential winners will each receive bragging rights and a $50 gift certificate to Roma Ristorante Italiano, in Tappahannock, for lunch or dinner.
Please join us in starting a fun holiday tradition, spreading Christmas Cheer, making our community festive and helping area children have a Christmas they deserve. For more information, call our office at 804-443-5439.