The City of Destin’s Holiday Committee will be forming to survey and select the best Christmas Holiday Decorations in six major categories:

1. Best Decorated Home: This will include single homes, duplexes (best side), mobile homes, etc.

2. Best Decorated Business: This will include restaurants, shops, department stores, schools, professional offices, etc.

3. Best Decorated Organization: This category includes entrances to homeowner’s associations, golf courses, etc.

4. Best overall Holiday: This category includes all homes, business, and organizations throughout the City Limits that go above and beyond.

5. Best on the Harbor: This category is for homes on the harbor.

6. Best Decorated Condominiums: This category includes entrances to condominiums and the property as a whole.

Judging will take place Dec. 15 through Dec. 17 within the City Limits of Destin. All decorations must remain up from Dec. 15 through the 31st. Winners will be announced by Dec. 21 and will be recognized by the Mayor in January. If you think someone’s decorations deserves special attention, bring it to the Judge’s attention by phoning 850-837-4242 or email