Vineland Once Again Hosts the 2016 David Di Giovacchino Holiday Lighting Contest

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VINELAND, N.J. - Vineland will continue its tradition of hosting the 2016 David Di Giovacchino Holiday Lighting Contest.

This annual holiday competition will have cash prizes totaling $1,000, courtesy of Corning Glass, which will be awarded to the top five contest winners.

The 2016 David Di Giovacchino Holiday Lighting Contest is open only to Vineland residents. Judging will take place on December 17th and 18th, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Participants are asked to have displays turned on during judging time. Winners will be announced on the following day. First place prize is $500; second place, $300; third place $100; and fourth and fifth place will win $50 each.

Anyone interested in participating in this year’s holiday lighting contest must notify the city by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14th, via e-mail to or by calling (856)794-4000 ext. 4149. Participants must include name, address, daytime phone number, and clear directions to their residence.

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