Halloween House Decorating Contest

And the WINNERS are.....

First Place

ROOKIE:   5448 East St Clair


SCARIEST:    359/361 South Burgess


JUDGES  FAVORITE:  345 North Audubon


WITCH:    66 North Ritter


UNIQUE:   329 North Bolton

All awards and recognition will take place at 4:30 on Saturday 10/30, on the Main Stage

2nd & 3rd Places


2nd:  316 South Audubon

3rd - 12 North Webster



2nd - 5857 Dewey

3rd - 908 North Ritter



2nd - 365 South Emerson

3rd - 290 South Burgess



2nd - 820 North Graham

3rd - 955 North Hawthorne



2nd - 83 North Whittier

3rd - 108 South Audubon

Thank You to all who entered! We had a record year! Can't wait to see what you come up with next year!

This year brought out a record number of entries!!! Below are the addresses of those participating. Judging will took place 10/25 and 10/26!

North of Washington

South of Washington

5602 Lowell Ave

812 North Leland

66 North Ritter

5448 East St Clair

329 North Bolton

6044 E 9th St

425 North Audubon

911 Campbell

5209 E 9th St

955 N Hawthorne

747 North Audubon

312 North Ritter

320 North Bolton

12 N Webster

345 North Audubon

352 North Lesley

322 North Graham

908 N Ritter

820 North Graham

365 South Emerson A

202 South Arlington

373 S Ritter

290 S Burgess

351 South Audubon

5901 University

5740 Oak

5406 University

108 South Audubon

316 South Audubon

5857 Dewey

5874 Julian

5936 Oak

359/361 S Burgess

360 S Ritter

5842 Julian

This year's categories are as follows:

  • Best ROOKIE Entry: Entrants who have never participated in the Haunted House Decorating Contest.

  • Best WITCH Entry:   Entertain us with your witch creation.

  • Most UNIQUE THEME:  Intrigue the judges.

  • JUDGES’ FAVORITE:  This category is decided by judges.

  • SCARIEST ENTRY:  Exercise your scare power.


Do not cover/interfere with any fire safety equipment or walkways and keep everything PG-13, non-discriminatory, political or inappropriate for children.  Homes must be located within the Historic Irvington Community Council (HICC) District.  Entrants should ensure all decorations are in-place and activated on the night of judging.  Judging will occur during the evenings of October 25th (north of Washington Street) and October 26th (South of Washington Street).  Judging will only include the portion of your yard/house that is visible from the driveway or street.  Winners will be announced on the Irvington Halloween Festival website by October 30th.



Entry form link can be found below. Cut-off date is October 24, 2021.For more information, please contact Rita Chapman via e-mail at midwestmrs@att.net.

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