Spirited Homes of Milton

Spirited Homes of Milton Banner 2021

How to Participate

Milton Recreation invites all residents to celebrate the spookiest time of the year! Contestants compete to be petrifying prize-winners, while residents make their way around town to view the eye-popping displays and vote for their frightening favorites. All contestants will receive a goodie bag, and winners will receive special prizes along with a yard sign for bragging rights. Get out and view the creepy creativity!

Dates: Contest entry deadline Tue, Oct. 19 after which Milton Recreation will touch base with all who have entered and judging will take place Oct. 20 - 26. All winners will be announced by Tue, Oct. 27. A map of all entries will be made available on Oct. 20 for residents to view decorations.

Brochure & Map

The official Spirited Homes of Milton 2021 Brochure (PDF) is now available to print or view on your device! A limited number of printed brochures will be available for pick up in the Milton Municipal Building lobby. Also available is a Google Map of all participating homes and businesses.

Winners

First Place Winner

Mary & Randy Knight
Decorator: Randy Knight
29 Shannon Way


Second Place

The Daudelins
Decorator: Eric Daudelin
18 Quarry Lane

Knight 4 Portrait
Daudelin 3 Portrait

Best Use of Recycled Materials

The Thompsons
Decorator: Terry Thompson
33 Village Drive

People's Choice

The Daudelins
Decorator: Eric Daudelin
18 Quarry Lane

Thompson 4 Portrait
Daudelins 2

Honorary Superlatives

Best House for Trick-or-Treating

Beth Goyet
90 River Street

Most Realistic Decorations

The Loiselle Family
78 Hobbs Road

Best Jump Scare

The Emery-Smith Family
Decorator: Larson and his Spirit Halloween
449 Duffy Road

Contestant Information

Limited to 12 residential homes. Judging will take place on October 20 from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM. All decorations should be visible during this time, including any lights or inflatable decorations. 

All registrants will receive a goodie bag of candy and other small prizes. All registrants will be added to a map "Spirited Homes of Milton" that will be shared with the Milton community to drive by and enjoy the decorations themselves. The map will be released on October 20. By registering, you are agreeing to have your home featured on this map.

Houses will be judged on the following criteria: (1) Creativity & Originality (2) Theme & Storytelling (3) Safety and (4) Wow Factor. The bonus category, Use of Recycled Materials, is not mandatory and will not affect your total score. The judges will select three winners: First Place, Second Place, and Best Use of Recycled Materials. Additionally, a fourth winner will be selected by the public via online poll – People’s Choice Award. Each winner will receive a yard sign, candy, and a feature on social media and the Milton Recreation website. In addition to these prizes, the First Place winner will receive a $30 Home Depot gift card and the winner of Best Use of Recycled Materials will receive a $20 gift card to the Milton Artists' Guild. 

All winners will be announced to the public by Wednesday, October 27. Good luck and have fun!