The winners for one of Santa Maria's most festive events were named this afternoon by the Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department.
The 17th annual Lights, Sights and Holiday Nights contest saw more than 30 nominations pour in.
Award recognition will be provided for the following category award winners at the Dec. 17 City Council meeting:
Best Decorated Residence
• Southeast Quadrant – John and Kim Sabedra (2859 Stardust Drive)
• Southwest Quadrant – Mary and Reyver Llarena (834 Della Drive)
• Northeast Quadrant – Tom and Linda Emery (202 N. Palisade Drive)
• Northwest Quadrant – Jerry and Sylvia Meisenzahl (209 Sycamore Street)
Best of Show
• Robert and Glynda Dias (670 E. Newlove Drive)
Spirit of Santa Maria
• Earl and Donna Thacker (1749 N. Vine Street)
• Enriquez Family (519 N. Brian Street)
• A Little Something Flowers – William Tomasini (205 N. Broadway)
Best Neighborhood Block
• 409 W. Orange # A, B & C
There are also 14 Award of Excellence Winners.