The 2018 Christmas in Kalona kicked off two new competitions in Kalona, the Ugly Sweater Contest and the Window Decorating Contest (but not the ugliest!). We had excellent participation across town with over 15 windows decorated in holiday spirit.

1st Place: Timeless Charm & Gifts

2nd Place: The Kalona General Store

3rd Place: The Shop

And announcing the winners the Ugly Sweater Contest…

1st Place (Adult Division): Tonia Poole

1st Place (Kids Division): Tara Poole

Congratulations to the winners and we look forward to seeing your beautiful windows and ugly sweaters in 2019!