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Light the Moment » Central Hudson » Light the Moment

Enter Central Hudson's Light the Moment Contest for a chance to win a
$1,500 ENERGY STAR® certified appliance 

How to enter:

From Oct. 1 through Oct. 31, 2018: 

1) Take a photo of yourself either at a Central Hudson lighting event (schedule below). 

Or, capture a special moment elsewhere of yourself, family members or friends. Examples of special moments include reading to a child, celebrations, playing games, etc.

Friday, Oct. 5, 2018 4 p.m. to 8 p.m Poughkeepsie Home Depot 3470 North Road, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. 12601
Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 10 a.m. to 2 p.m Poughkeepsie Home Depot 3470 North Road, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. 12601
Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. People's Place 17 St. James Street, Kingston, N.Y. 12401
Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Newburgh Home Depot 1220 Route 300, Newburgh, N.Y. 12550
Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.  People's Place 17 St. James Street, Kingston, NY 12401
Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.  Lowe's Home Improvement 650 Route 299, Highland, N.Y. 12528
Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Catskill Home Depot 695 Co Road 23B, Leeds, N.Y. 12451
Friday, Oct. 26, 2018 10 a.m. to noon Kingston United Methodist Church 9 Church Street, Kingston, N.Y. 12401
Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Kingston Home Depot 1122 Ulster Avenue, Kingston, N.Y. 12401

2) Post the photo to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using both hashtags #WinWithCentralHudson and #LightTheMoment. If posting to Facebook, also post via the Light the Moment tab on the left side of Central Hudson’s Facebook page (, or to this link.

3) If you are not on social media, or if you are having issues uploading via social media, you can upload your photo through this form

All photos must have BOTH hashtags: #WinWithCentralHudson AND #LightTheMoment to be eligible.

The contest is open only to Central Hudson customers that were 18 years of age or older at the time of entry with accounts in good standing. Employees of Central Hudson, their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, promotion, advertising and promotional agencies, and the immediate family members and persons living in the households of each are not eligible to enter.

Our in-person lighting events are held locally to promote the benefits of LED lighting, educate consumers of how to buy LED lights and inform customers of special pricing available at participating retail stores and the CenHub Store.  

The contest is limited to one submission per entrant. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Contest ends on Oct. 31, 2018 and the winner will be chosen in early November. No entries will be accepted after Oct. 31, 2018.


Winner receives $1,500 toward the ENERGY STAR®-certified appliance(s) of their choice. 

The prize will be awarded and the winner will be notified by phone, email or social media. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Winners are responsible for any and all federal, state, and local taxes which may be payable due to receipt of prize. Limit: one (1) prize per person. Winning households are ineligible to win another prize for 1 year. Prizes are not redeemable for cash. Any and all guarantees and warranties for merchandise prizes are subject to the manufacturer's terms and conditions, and winners agree to look solely to such manufacturers for any such warranty or guarantee claim. Actual prizes awarded subject to sponsor’s sole discretion based on availability. No substitution, barter, transfer, or assignment of any prize permitted, except by Central Hudson at their sole discretion. Some restrictions may apply.

For a complete list of rules, click here