The City of Killeen is pleased to announce the winners of the annual Christmas Parade and outdoor decorating contest.
More than 2,000 votes were cast in the outdoor decorating contest creating a nice competition between the seven house entries, while the parade entries were selected by a panel of judges.
The house decorating winners are:;
1st Place Pike Family at 2901 Bastion Drive
2nd Place Page Family at 4002 Stallion Drive
3rd Place Harris Family at 4607 Brian Drive
“We try to budget, but at the same time, we are a little bit Christmas crazy,” Amy Pike said of their winning entry.
The Christmas parade winners are:
Best Non-Profit Entry
1st Place Copperas Cove Miss Five Hills Scholarship
2nd Place Women Veterans of Central Texas
3rd Place Patriot Guard Rider Central
Best Entertainment Entry
1st Place Harker Heights High School Red Brigade Band
2nd Place Empire Dance Team
3rd Place Bell County Comic Con
Best Commercial Entry (only one place awarded)
1st Place AmeriStor Self Storage
A video of the winning entries being notified along with photos and video of their display can be seen at the City’s YouTube page at Outdoor Decorating Contest - YouTube and the entries can still be viewed at www.killeentexas.gov/FormCenter/Recreation-Services-5/Decorating-Cotest-Voting-2021-70.