509 W Central, Apt B., Belgrade, MT

Winners have been announced for Prudential Montana Real Estate's "Get Your Lights On!" Christmas lights contest.

The first place winners are the Harbecks at 509 W. Central Ave., Apt. B in Belgrade.

“The judges were impressed with the assortment of decorations and being greeted by Mr. and Mrs. Claus and their elves,” Prudential’s marketing director Mary Bentley said.

The second place winner is Sherri Sigwardt at 8670 Fowler Lane in Bozeman. Third place winners are Don and Donna Collins at 1970 Hillside Lane in Bozeman.

Cash prizes were given away to the top three homes that displayed the best holiday spirit. Each winning homeowner was asked to pick a favorite charity and Prudential Montana Real Estate donated $100 in their name. The following charities were selected: Shodair Children’s Hospital, Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter and the Salvation Army.

Judging took place on the night of Monday, Dec. 22. Nine Prudential Montana Real Estate agents and staff made up the judging committee.

“This has become a fun and exciting event for Prudential Montana Real Estate. We are delighted to see the contest grow every year. It’s fun to share the passion the participants have for decorating their homes. We thoroughly enjoy sharing in the holiday spirit and giving back to our community,” says Mike Basile, Owner of Prudential Montana Real Estate.

Click here to view a map of all the entries.