tourism chamber of commerce

Window Display Contest

WHEN:  September 8-13, 2014
Judging: Monday, September 8, 5:30 PM
Awards Presentation: Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 6:15 pm - The Appletime Stage, following the Opening Ceremony

WHERE:  Murphysboro Business Storefronts

Sponsored by:  A & W Plumbing and Heating

Chaired by:  Marlene McGregor-Gibbs

Businesses and organizations will be showing their Apple Festival spirit in the Window Display Contest. Participants will decorate windows in a manner to reflect this year's theme: A GRAND PAST, A BRIGHT FUTURE.

Be sure to take time during the week of Apple Festival to visit the businesses and admire their hard work!

1st Place - Riseling Trophy plus $100 and a U.S. Flag, donated by Marlene McGregor Gibbs
2nd Place -Trophy plus $75
3rd Place - Trophy plus $25
4th Place - Trophy
5th Place - Trophy
6th Place - Trophy
7th Place - Trophy
8th Place - Trophy


2014 Participating Businesses

  • First Bank & Trust Co. - 1403 Walnut St
  • H&R Block - 1404 Walnut St
  • Jackson County Farm Bureau - 220 N 10th St
  • Jackson County Housing Authority - 300 N 7th St
  • Jackson County Housing Authority - 233 N 13th St
  • Jackson County Republican Women - 1332 Walnut St
  • Murphysboro Title & Abstract Co - 1021 Chestnut St
  • Ozburn Insurance Agency - 1331 Walnut St
  • St. Joseph Memorial Hospital - 2 S Hospital Dr
  • Tammy's Tiny Tots - 500 Lucier St
  • Think Vintage - 1338 Walnut St
  • Wal-Mart - 6495 Country Club Rd

2014 Results

1st: Jackson County Republican Women
2nd: Think Vintage!
3rd: Wal-Mart
4th: Tammy's Tiny Tots
5th: St. Joseph Memorial Hospital
6th: Murphysboro Abstract
7th: H&R Block
8th: Jackson County Housing Authority (North 13th St)

For more information, please call 618.684.3200
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