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*Announcing The Boo-steader Awards First Annual Halloween Decor Contest*


Here’s the Info:

FOUR Trophies Will Be Presented For:

Best Halloween House Newstead

Best Halloween House Akron

Best Halloween Main Street Storefront


*No “participation trophies” will be given.

To Enter:

  • Decorate your house and/or business

  • Send your address (or you can nominate a house) to Thenewsteader@gmail.com by October 20th to be considered

You will be judged on:

  • Originality/Creativity

  • Creep Factor

On Halloween evening, The Grim Reaper will show up at all winners door to deliver trophies, and take pictures.  Will it be you??

**Entrants MUST be within town/village limits of Akron/Newstead to enter.  There is NO ENTRY FEE**