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

2017 Theme: Graveyard


  • Grand (Best Overall Decorated)
  • Best Theme
  • Best Daytime
  • Best Nighttime
  • Best Scariest
  • Best Block


  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: Saturday, October 21
Winners will be awarded at the meeting Tuesday, November 14, 2017

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

Email your nominations to Pamela.