Get out the lights, decorations and yard ornaments!

The city of Destin's Holiday Committee will be judging the Annual Outdoor Christmas Decorating Contest Dec. 1, through Dec. 14. All decorations must be up by Dec. 1, and remain up until Dec. 31. Contestants must be in the city limits of Destin to be eligible. The categories for awards are:

Best Decorated Home
Best Decorated Business
Best Decorated Organization
Best Decorated Condominium
Best on the Harbor
Best Overall Holiday

Winners will be announced in The Destin Log on Dec. 19, and will be recognized at a council meeting in January.