Decking the Village of Carlsbad
'Tis the season for all the holiday parties and festive decorations, and now that the official Carlsbad Village Faire Tree has been lit, it’s time to hit the pavement, go shopping, take in the sights and treat yourself to a nice meal.
This Sunday, December 8th Carlsbad Village will be holding their annual “Pets on Parade”, which is a free event for the whole family, pets encouraged! Dog rescue organizations will be on site, along with plenty of photo opportunities (with Santa and the tree) and the official “Puppy Parade” at 12:45pm. The event runs from 9 am until 2:30pm. Dress festive and bring a holiday sweater for your dog, it will be chilly this weekend!
There’s also a new festive contest in town, the “Village Window Display Contest” sponsored by CarlsbadVillage.com is now underway! Business participating in the contest will have a decal of a wreath in their storefront window to indicate they are competing. “A Very Merry Village” currently has more than 10 participants already, but just looking around the Village of Carlsbad you will notice most business putting up fun, elegant and cheerful displays.
The Village Window Display Contest will end December 21st and each business has been assigned a unique numerical code that goes with their holiday window display. By texting the code of the business to “22333” everyone can vote who has the best window display in Carlsbad this year!
Here is a list of the participating business (so far) and their corresponding codes:
- Carlsbad Danish Bakery CODE-713193
- Carlsbad Village Yoga CODE-713192
- Carlynn’s Womens Apparel-CODE- 712915
- Fairen Del CODE-671392
- Home Life Village Realtors CODE-670384
- Jayden Presleigh Salon CODE-670222
- Neilsen & Associates Real Estate CODE-712916
- Ohana Creations CODE-712859
- Olde Ivy Antiques CODE-612038
- Relm Wine Bar CODE-612037
- Somaly’s Fashion Boutique CODE 713264
*The contest rules state that you may vote for more than one business. Gets the kids involved finding, picking and voting!