Marion Pride Committee, Marion Parks and Recreation and the City of Marion is hosting a residential Christmas Lighting contest that is open to all resident of the City. Participants must register at the City office. On December 15, the panel of judges will tour all registered contestants and determine the top three prizes winners. First place winner will receive $500, 2nd Place: $300, 3rd Place: $100. Winners will be announced during the City Council meeting Monday, December 19th at 4:30 P.M. with the prizes awarded at that time.