2021 Holiday Outdoor Decorating Contest Winners


By Catherine Card, PIO

The City of Destin announced the winners of the 2021 Holiday Outdoor Decorating Contest. The contest proved to be difficult to judge as many Destin homes, businesses and organizations did a fantastic job showing their Holiday spirit through decorations. Information was provided to the judges who canvassed Destin with the challenging task of picking the best-of-the-best.

Best Decorated Business: King’s Furniture & Mattress, 737 Harbor Boulevard
Best Overall Holiday: David Stowe, Burning Tree Drive
Best Decorated Home: The Morgan Family, Dawn Lane
Best Decorated Organization: The Palms of Destin, 4201 Indian Bayou Trail

The winners were recognized by Mayor Gary Jarvis and the Destin City Council at the January 3rd council meeting. Each winner received a plaque commemorating the contest. The city wishes to thank all the contest judges who graciously donated their time. “City staff enjoys hosting these types of events where it gets our citizens engaged in fun and community building activities,” stated Lance Johnson, Destin City Manager. We hope more folks will participate in the contest in 2022 by contacting city staff at 850.651.5184 or email recreation@cityofdestin.com.