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Welcome to the Town of Ellington


The Ad Hoc Beautification Committee is responsible for two seasonal contests annually: our Scarecrow Contest and Holiday Lighting Contest.  Residents, Community Groups, Schools and Businesses all find ways to participate in creative and festive ways!  For more information, please contact the First Selectman's Office at 860-870-3100 or send us an email! 

Scarecrow Contest

Thanks to everyone who entered this year; there were some incredible displays, and we love seeing your creativity and originality every October!

Past Winners

Holiday Lighting Contest

We are excited for the 5th Annual Holiday Lighting Contest! Click here for our event flyer and PDF entry form, or enter online below!

Past Winners

Holiday Lighting at 48 Blueberry Circle
Holiday Lighting at 59 Crane Road
Holiday Lighting at Oakridge
Holiday Lighting at 10 Settlers Way
Holiday Lighting at Hoffman Family Farm
Holiday Lighting at 14 Buff Cap Road