Scare the cat, boil the newt and join in a friendly decorating competition and help transform Riverside into a frightfully, delightful community. We look forward to your hair-raising creations for a ghostly, haunting, fun Halloween.

Categories and Rules

2018 Theme: Monster Mash


  • Grand (Best Overall Decorated): 2126 Walnut
  • Best Theme: 2320 Summit Ave.
  • Best Daytime: 3004 Everett Ave.
  • Best Nighttime: 2128 Cedar
  • Best Scariest: 2222 McDougall


  1. Open to Riverside residents only.
  2. Address numbers must be visible from the street day and night.
  3. Nominees are not allowed to win in the same category for 3 years. Don't let this discourage you from decorating. There are many categories and you can still help your block be a winner.
  4. Homes with decorations that have been left up from previous holidays will be ineligible for a prize, (except for white twinkle lights that are meant to use year round).

Nominations Due: Friday, October 19 and judging will be the weekend of October 20
Winners will be awarded at the meeting Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Days Till Nominations are due: --:--:--:--

Email your nominations to Pamela.