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Register for the first-ever Bloomington winter lights tour

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Bloomington Briefing Published November 2, 2022
Updated on November 2, 2022
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Do you think of yourself as a local Clark Griswold of “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” when it comes to holiday decorations? Let the City know. Parks and Recreation is organizing a winter lights tour for the first time this year. City staff want to highlight community members who go above and beyond to spread holiday cheer.

Submit your house to be added to the tour map by December 5 at The City will release the map for visitors to follow around December 9. People who take the winter lights tour will be able to vote for several awards, including the Clark Griswold award, best animated display and most unique. Voting will take place online through January 2.

You can find the tour map and more information at