Downtown Chapel Hill

Holiday Window Display Contest

Join our Holiday Window Display Contest today! 

Over $600 in prizes towards advertising for your business!

Decorate your windows and facade with your holiday finest.  Choose any theme you wish.  There are no specific criteria for decorations except that lights must be included in the display.  This is a great opportunity to highlight your business during the holidays while helping to create a vibrate holiday atmosphere for residents and guests.  


  • Deadline to sign up is Friday, November 30 (you can enter now even if your window isn’t ready!)

  • Install window display by Monday, December 3

  • Incorporate lighting in the display

  • Be creative and show your community pride

  • Keep it family friendly

How to Win

All participating businesses will have their display on an online voting platform for the public to vote on.  The business with the most votes by 5:00pm December 23 wins!

The Prize

The winner will win $500 in ad buys in the local media outlet of your choice.  One runner-up will receive $100 to spend towards advertising! Encourage visitors to vote for your business and promote the contest social media!

If you have more questions contact Alex Rike at the Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership: 919-371-0779 -

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