Twinkle on the Trail

Join us for a winter-light inspired contest along the Downtown Canal and entire Indianapolis Cultural Trail: A Legacy of Gene and Marilyn Glick

Twinkle on the Trail

Participate by decorating your home or voting on your favorite winter-inspired lighting!


Indianapolis Cultural Trail, Inc. invites residents who live along the Indianapolis Cultural Trail: A Legacy of Gene & Marilyn Glick to participate in a winter lights contest. 

Sign up to participate (form coming soon!)
Vote here (link live on Friday, December 17)


  • Sunday, December 12: Submission deadline
  • Friday, December 17: Online voting opens
  • Wednesday, January 12: Voting concludes
  • Friday, January 14: Winner announced!

There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.


  • Who is eligible to participate? 
    • Residents whose windows, balcony, or facade face the Indianapolis Cultural Trail and/or are visible from the Trail (please reference this map). Residents can participate as individuals or as a group (but only one prize package will be awarded)
  • How do I enter? 
    • Please complete this form (entry form coming soon!). We will need your name, address, and photos of your entry. 
  • Do I have to enter in order to vote? 
    • No! Anybody can vote! Voting opens on Friday, December 17th.
  • How will I know who’s participating?
    • We will post a map here along with the voting link by Friday, December 17th.