1. A portion of Bay St will be closed Saturday, December 3 from 1:30pm to 7:30pm for the Festival of Chimes and Lights event. Click here for information.
  2. Click here for information on the Housing Action Plan and to take the survey.

2022 Tree Decorating Contest


  • Decorating is to take place November 7-23, 2022. City will provide extension cords. We recommend wiring, or using twist ties to keep your decorations affixed to your tree. Decorations only; no charity or giving trees. Please take a photo of your tree once it is decorated and send to cityhall@portorchardwa.gov.
  • Battery or power LED Lights required on all trees.
  • LED lights and decorations need to be provided by the Applicant and must be removed no later than January 15, 2023.
  • The city will not accept liability for any lost or stolen decorations.
  • Please note that items such as hats/clothing and food items may be more apt to disappear than other types of decorations.
  • Trees will be judged after November 24th.
  • Winners will be announced at the Chimes and Light event on December 3rd to kick-off the 2022 Festival of Chimes and Lights
  • Ad recognition will be given to participants.
  • Pickup of prizes will be arranged with the winners in the following categories: Most Classy/Classic, Overall Best in Show, Best Business Representation and Best Scottish theme.
  • City will remove and recycle trees. Sponsors, please do not remove trees.
  • Planter locations subject to change.
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