The coronavirus pandemic may have canceled the Pumpkin & Dia de los Muertos Festival, but local residents and businesses are encouraged to take the celebration from downtown Lakeport to the lawns and storefronts.
The Lakeport Main Street Association (LMSA) is hosting a Pumpkin and Dia de los Muertos yard decoration display contest. Residence winners will be declared in the categories of Pumpkin/Halloween-Fall seasonal theme and Dia de los Muertos “Day of the Dead” theme.
Businesses can keep the spirit of the Pumpkin & Dia de los Muertos Festival by participating and decorating their storefront and/or office.
Judging of the entries will take place during the week of October 26. A map of participating homes and businesses will be posted on the LMSA website and Facebook page. Everyone is invited to walk, bike or drive the route and view the participants. Vote for your favorites on the website beginning o October 26. Winners will be announced when the judging is completed.
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