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Proud of your Holiday Lights? Enter the TAP "Best Decorated House" Contest

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Share your Christmas display photos with fellow TAP into Westfield readers.
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WEST ESSEX, NJ - Many people love decorating their homes for the holidays—and some go “all out.” Do you?

If you think your decorations are “da bomb”—TAP and our readers want to know. Show us your talents and holiday spirit.

Or, if you know someone too shy to enter their own “festively decorated home,” nominate them yourself.

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Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza or any other holiday and you take the time to share your holiday spirt by decorating your home—you are eligible to enter. After all, decorations aren’t just for Christmas anymore. Today, there are all kinds of lights, decorations, and inflatables out there. In fact, we just saw a Hanukkah Gingerbread House kit at CVS for the very first time.

How to Enter:

Starting on Dec. 1 and running through Christmas Eve:

1) Send your photos/videos to jschatell@tapinto.net with your name, email and phone number.

2) Click on the appropriate link below to ‘like’ your town’s TAP into Facebook page—

TAP into Livingston - https://www.facebook.com/LivingstonTAP/?fref=ts

TAP into West Orange - https://www.facebook.com/WestOrangeTAP/?fref=ts

TAP into West Essex (the 3 Caldwells, Fairfield, Roseland & Essex Fells) - https://www.facebook.com/TAPWestEssex/?fref=ts

3) Click here https://www.tapinto.net/subscriptions/18fc8cc2f3440770e0ce2ee342bba213c53b8c11 to Subscribe to TAPinto.net and then choose your town to get your town's news in your inbox.

4) Share a link to this article on your Facebook page -https://www.tapinto.net/articles/enter-to-win-tap-to-choose-best-readers-holida

We will put all of the photos/videos in a TAP Facebook album for all to see and will announce the winner on Dec. 28. Just think—there may be one more treat for the holidays in your stocking—a $50 gift card for having the "Best Decorated House."

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