• City of Carbondale Announces Let It Glow Winners

    December 21, 2018

    The City of Carbondale is excited to announce the winners of the 'Let It Glow' holiday lights display contest.

    The City received 16 submissions on the Explore Carbondale Facebook page. Entries were judged on creativity, use of lights and originality. The contest was open to businesses and residences in city limits. Since there were so many good entries, the City decided to select three residential winners, one business/commercial winner and one honorable mention. 


    • Century Assisted Living (701 S. Lewis Lane) 
    • 501 Deer Lake Drive W. 
    • 207 & 209 S. Glenview Drive 
    • 804 W. Cherry Street 

    Honorable Mention

    • 2604 W. Sunset Drive

    The winners received a special holiday yard sign and $50 gift card to Murdale Ace Hardware. A complete list of festive homes is available here.   

    For more information about the contest, call Carbondale Public Relations Officer Amy Fox at (618) 559-1939.

    “Carbondale prides itself on providing its visitors, students, businesses and residents with a unique mix of edge and ease. It’s a cultural town, yet free of pretense, embracing the great outdoors as readily as urban sophistication. Here, we are open to new ideas, experiences and cultures, so you are encouraged to both express yourself and be yourself, in all ways. That’s Carbondale…All Ways Open… for family, fun, business, new ideas and a bright tomorrow.”

    Amy Fox, Carbondale Public Relations Officer