Prizes announced for Thatcher holiday home light contest

A home in Quail Ridge went all out with its Christmas lights display. -Gila Valley Central Photo

THATCHER — For the 32nd year in a row, the Town of Thatcher is calling on the community to get into the holiday spirit.

The annual Christmas Lighting Contest for town residents gets under way right after Thanksgiving, with judging to run Nov. 28 through Dec. 15.

The home judged best decorated will be awarded $150, with $100 for first place, $75 for second and $50 for third. Honorable mentions will receive $25 each.

Winners will be announced at the Dec. 29 Town Council meeting.