10th Annual Count the Lights Winners Announced

First Place Winner, Sydney Howorko

Sydney Howorko of Thornton was the big winner of the city’s 10th Annual Count the Lights Contest. The 11-year-old had the closest guess of the number of lights that were placed on an antique fire truck and then displayed in the parking lot of the Northglenn Marketplace in November and December. For her guess, Howorko received the $1,000 grand prize. Youth up to age 18 were invited to participate.

Count the Lights Winners
Name, Age, Hometown, Prize
1. Sydney Howorko, 11, Thornton, $1,000
2. Nico Erickson, 5, Thornton, $500
3. Aviana Nguyen, 3, Thornton, $250
4. Athena Aiello, 8, Thornton, $150
5. Alonzo Aiello, 7, Thornton, $100

Thanks to the Northglenn Urban Renewal Foundation, which donated $2,000 in prize money. Sponsors included Dodge Signs and the Northglenn Historic Preservation Foundation, while Cinzzetti’s, Horizons North Credit Union, Caliber Collision and Gunther Toody's all made in-kind donations.

City of Northglenn
11701 Community Center Drive
Northglenn, CO 80233