The third annual Christmas Light Competition sponsored by Blachere Illumination!
For the 2017 Blachere Christmas Light Competition we’ve made a few changes. It’s now even easier to apply and the final is in the summer!!
The Christmas Light Competition Prize breakdown for 2017 is –
- Eight prizes of £1,000 of Christmas Lighting
- One second prize of £2,000 of Christmas Lighting
- First prize of £10,000 of Christmas Lighting
AND…..to celebrate the long standing relationship between Blachere Illumination and Welsh based organisation Revive & Thrive, there is one more extra special question and prize for Welsh applicants –
- One £2,500 Christmas tree light set
AND…all applicants will receive –
- 15% discount on orders in 2017 (no minimum order value)
Previous applicants are all encouraged to apply again.
Find out more about Blachere Illumination at their website, which will, undoubtedly, be worth looking through when considering some of the questions in the application form.
All prizes are valued pre-vat and do not include installation. Once won, the prizes are then owned
by the winning entrant.
How to enter
The application form is online this year and both brief forms are on this page, below. If you want to use a different format email firstname.lastname@example.org ideally having first completed Form (A) below, or call 03330 124285.
Firstly register your intent to apply. This will make sure that you are kept up to date with developments within the competition. You can do this by completing Form (A) below.
Then, once you have considered your application, please continue on to complete Form (B). It couldn’t be simpler.
This year all finalists will be invited to an amazing day out at Lightworks in Blackpool, ‘where magic is made’. This will include a guided tour from the King of illuminations, Richard Ryan.
A fantastic final was enjoyed by all the applicants in Blackpool in 2015 and you can be certain to have a memorable day out in addition to your brief presentation to the judges and a guaranteed £1,000 worth of lights.
Download terms and conditions, sign and upload via Form (B) below.
Important – For back up purposes we recommend you complete the questions in a Word doc and paste them on to the website.
To apply for an extension to the Christmas Light Competition call Mark Brodermann on 07796 950624.
NB – extensions can only be agreed and considered case on a case by case basis and by phone discussion on
Launch date – 1st February 2017
Applications close – 22nd May 2017
Notify shortlisted candidates – 9th June 2017
Final – 23rd June 2017
Applicants on behalf of Welsh towns could win one of the top 10 prizes and the special bonus prize. Welsh towns are encouraged to apply for the whole competition
Important notes. Please read before applying –
For back up purposes we recommend you complete the questions in a Word doc and paste them on to the website.
You can also apply by emailing the answers to email@example.com.
Bad Gateway messages – a few people have experienced an error message upon submission. If this is the case please let us know but in all cases to far the application has got through fine despite the error message.
Form (A) – Expression of intent to enter Blachere Christmas Light Competition 2017