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Edinburg, TX. 78541
Phone: 956 - 388 - 8204
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City of Edinburg Holds Social Media Contest for Holiday CelebrationRSS Feed

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December 2, 2013

EDINBURG, Texas — The City of Edinburg is pleased to announce a four-day contest launching today for its annual Night of Lights Christmas tree lighting ceremony. The contest winner will help light the City of Edinburg Christmas tree on Friday, December 6, and be featured by Edinburg Cable Network 12. Find more information about the Edinburg holiday season kickoff weekend by clicking

The contest features a photo of a well-known Edinburg fixture. Participants are encouraged to look around the City in order to match the provided clues, eventually submitting their own guess about what is pictured.

A visual clue will be revealed via the official City of Edinburg Facebook and Twitter accounts today, December 2, through Thursday, December 5 at noon each day. Find links to these accounts on the City of Edinburg website homepage.

The winner will be the 12th correct guess with a contact phone number emailed to by 3 p.m. on Thursday, December 5. The winner will be notified before the end of business hours on the same day.

The objective of this contest is to encourage individuals to become familiar with Edinburg in hopes of inspiring appreciation for all it has to offer — both big and small. Additionally, the City wishes to support the fun of the holiday season while engaging with the community.

Contestants from throughout the Rio Grande Valley and elsewhere are encouraged to enter, as long as they’ll be present in Edinburg on Friday, December 6.

Rules are as follows:

*Only one entry per family.

*Contestant must be a follower of either the City’s official Facebook or Twitter account at the time of entry.

*City of Edinburg, Edinburg Chamber of Commerce and Edinburg Economic Development Corporation employees are not eligible for participation in this contest.