Enter to WIN a Custom Ornament Designed by Your Kid!

Ornament Contest

Deck the Halls in Celery Flats in Portage

The City of Portage decorates Celery Flats with all of the trimmings annually, including oversized Christmas cards and decorated trees. These five foot spruce trees feature the creativity of local businesses and organizations.

This year, our team is joining in the holiday spirit by featuring our first KZOO Kids tree!

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Decorated trees from The Portage District Library and Portage Senior Center in 2020

While we are excited to bust out the garland and all of the ornaments, we need help decorating and think kids are the best designers.

This year, the KZOO Kids tree in Celery Flats will feature FIVE custom-made ornaments, designed by local kids.

We will make two copies of each ornament: one for the tree, and one for each winner to keep.

Enter to WIN: Submit Your Ornament Design

Enter to WIN a custom ornament from KZOO Kids!

How to Enter

Have your child draw a picture for an ornament and take a photo to submit it. The drawing can be anything your child wants and does not have to be holiday-related.

  • Draw the picture on white paper
  • Take a photo of their design and submit using our entry form below
  • Please don’t send blurry photos; we want their designs to shine!

Prize Details:

  • Five winners will be selected at random
  • Each winner will receive a copy of their ornament to keep (we will make two of each design; one for the tree, and one for the winner)

Click “Enter Your Own” to submit your entry:

FINE PRINT: This giveaway will close on November 19, 2021 at 11PM EST and the winners will be notified via email. The winner will have 24 hours to respond by email accepting the prize. No purchase necessary to enter the contest. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to kzookids.com and not to Facebook. Entrants will release Facebook from all liability. Entrants must be at least 18 years of age and reside in Michigan. Only one entry per household or IP address. KZOO Kids’ liability is limited to the value of the prize.

Things to Do in Celery Flats

Celery Flats is a fun place to be any time of year- especially during the holidays! Here are some suggested activites:

#1
Join Us at the Portage Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 4

The City of Portage will officially kick off the holiday season with their tree lighting ceremony on Saturday, December 4 at 6:00 PM.

Come see the winning ornaments from local kids and meet some of the KZOO Kids team!

#2
Take Family Photos

Celery Flats provides some great spots to snag some frame-worthy photos during the holiday season.

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Celery Flats provides a fantastic backdrop for family photos

#3
Ooh and Ahh Over the Oversized Christmas Cards

In addition to the trees, Celery Flats features massive Christmas Cards designed by local artists and organizations.

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2019 Christmas Card Display

#4
Take a Stroll and Learn Local History

Bundle up and learn how Portage earned its name as the “Celery City” as you take in the historical buildings in Celery Flats. Many of the buildings were relocated here and are available for tours or events.

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This one-room schoolhouse was built in 1856

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