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

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


2018 Results

  1. Tammy's Tiny Tots (TIE)
    500 Lucier Street

    St. Joseph Memorial Hospital
    2 North 2nd Street

  2. One Hot Cookie
    1290 Business Highway 13

  3. Jackson County Housing Authority - 13th Street
    233 North 13th Street

  4. First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust
    1709 Walnut Street

  5. Edward Jones - Mark Chalem
    1002 Walnut Street

  6. Think Vintage!
    1338 Walnut Street

  7. Brews Brothers Taproom
    1105 Chestnut Street

  8. Silkworm, Inc. 102 Sezmore Drive

Participation Awards

  • WalMart
    6495 Country Club Road

  • Ozburn Insurance
    1331 Walnut Street

  • Murphysboro Kiwanis Club
    1008 Walnut Street
    (Law Offices of Joni Beth Bailey)

  • Murphy-Wall State Bank & Trust
    105 North Williams Street

  • Mi Patio Mexican Grill
    13693 Highway 149 West

  • Jackson County Housing Authority
    300 N 7th St

  • H&R Block
    330 North Street

  • Farmer's Insurance - Lisa Crane
    1340 Walnut Street

  • Jackson County Farm Bureau
    1008 Walnut Street
    (Law Offices of Joni Beth Bailey)

  • The Bank of Carbondale-Murphysboro Banking Center
    900 Walnut Street

Phone: 618.684.3200
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