Optimal conditions for entering our holiday lights contest
The mild weather over the next few days offers a perfect window for decorating your house and entering the Daily Herald's annual holiday lights contest.
Entries will be accepted through Dec. 6. Visit events.dailyherald.com to upload a photo.
Online voting will run Dec. 8-12.
The top vote-getter will receive a $250 gift certificate redeemable at Ala Carte Entertainment restaurants throughout the area.
Previous grand prize recipients are not eligible to win again.
The winners of Editor's Choice awards for DuPage County, the Fox Valley, Lake County and the Northwest suburbs each will receive a $50 Ala Carte Entertainment gift card.
The winners will be featured in the Dec. 22 edition of the Daily Herald.