The 39th Annual Chester Greenwood Day was held recently with this year’s “Favorite Characters” theme, which made for a colorful parade. Barclaycard won first place in the float contest followed by Comfort Inn & Suites in second place and Franklin Savings Bank in third. Mt. Blue High School’s Interact Club won the youth float contest and an honorable mention went to New Hope Baptist Church for their float.

The annual Chili Challenge winner was John Bachelder and Dee LaPlant’s placed second.

Several brightly-decorated Gingerbread Houses were submitted for the Gingerbread House Contest with Madison DeLuca winning first place in the youth category and Trae and Joyanna Jones winning second place. Adult winners were Nancy Doherty in first place and Robyn Belcher in second.