Window Display Contest

THEME: "These Roots Run Deep"

WHEN: Monday September 10, 2018 - Saturday September 15, 2018
                Judging: Monday September 10, 2018 at 5:30 PM
                Awards: Wednesday September 12, 2018 at 5:15 PM
                                     on The Appletime Stage during the Opening Ceremony

WHERE:  Murphysboro Business Storefronts

EVENT PARTNER:  A&W Plumbing & Heating, Inc.

EVENT CHAIR:  Marlene McGregor-Gibbs

Click Here to Download a 2018 Window Display Contest Entry Form

Businesses and organizations have the opportunity to show their Apple Festival spirit in the Window Display Contest.
Participants will decorate windows in a manner to reflect this year's theme: "These Roots Run Deep"

Be sure to take time during the Apple Festival to visit participating businesses and admire their hard work! Names and addresses of participants will be listed below.

1st Place: Riseling Trophy, $100 prize, and a USA Flag (donated by Marlene McGregor Gibbs)
2nd Place: Trophy and $75 prize
3rd Place: Trophy and $25 prize
4th - 8th Places: Trophies
All Others: Participation Awards


2017 Results

  1. Tammy's Tiny Tots
    500 Lucier Street

  2. Brews Brothers Taproom
    1105 Chestnut Street

  3. St Joseph Memorial Hospital
    2 North 2nd Street

  4. Kiwanis Club of Murphysboro
    1008 Walnut Street

  5. Jackson County Republican Women
    1134 Walnut Street

  6. One Hot Cookie
    1290 Business Highway 13

  7. Sallie Logan Public Library
    1808 Walnut Street

  8. Edward Jones - Mark Chalem
    1002 Walnut Street

    Participation Awards

  • Bank of Carbondale - Murphysboro Banking Center
    900 Walnut St

  • Church of the Nazarene
    12 N 7th St

  • Faith and Family
    1416 Walnut St

  • Farmers Insurance - Lisa Crane
    1340 Walnut St

  • H&R Block
    330 North St

  • Heartland Roots
    1339 Walnut St

  • I AM Java
    715 N 14th St

  • Jackson County Housing Authority
    233 N 13th St

  • Jackson County Housing Authority
    300 N 7th St

  • Love of Family & Home
    1337 Walnut St

  • Mi Patio Mexican Grill
    13693 Hwy 149 W

  • Muglee Brew
    1011 Chestnut St

  • Murphy-Wall State Bank
    105 Williams St

  • Ozburn Insurance
    1331 Walnut St

  • Silkworm
    102 Sezmore Dr

  • Southern Illinois Sports Resale
    601 Walnut St

  • The Apple Tree Gift Shop
    1336 Walnut St

  • Think Vintage!
    1338 Walnut St

  • Wal-Mart
    6495 Country Club Dr


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