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Welcome to 
Battle of the Bulbs Challenge 2022

YDC/PAL is bringing together local youth, businesses, professionals, and community members for 

YDC/PAL - Battle of the Bulbs 2022 challenge!
Voting begins Dec. 4th - January 1st at noon


YDC students will compete for the title of Battle of the Bulbs champion utilizing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics to design spectacular light displays for a chance to win scholarships, cash and prizes!

Youth Development Company and Police Athletic Activities League (YDC/PAL) are organizing the Battle of the Bulbs (BOB), a quad-city challenge for mentors and mentees to create dazzling light displays of their own design, utilizing BOB criteria. These sure-to-impress light displays will be revealed in the beautiful cities of Bangor, Coloma, South Haven and Watervliet in December 2022. Each Out Of School Time location will compete to win cash prizes, program goodies and a YDC Sponsored application to compete in the National Christmas Light Fight 2023, where the prize is $50,000.

The goal of the program is to build community engagement while providing mentorship and guidance for students as they build science, technology, engineering, mathematics, marketing, and leadership skills (STEM++).

View displays at the following Locations:
12 N Walnut in Bangor (Old CEC building gym entrance)
151 west center St, Coloma (Coloma Library)
600 Phoenix St, South Haven (South Haven Center for the Arts)
287 west Baldwin, Watervliet (North Elementary School)

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