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Applications for Up Against the Wall Gallery Rockin' Stroll Window Contest

July 10, 2013

Attention Downtown Businesses and Building Owners! Applications are now open for the Up Against the Wall Rockin' Stroll Window Contest. You are invited to decorate your windows in a MUSIC THEME and compete in this fun contest. By committing to decorate your windows, you'll have the opportunity to showcase your business at the festival as part of the Up Against the Wall Gallery Rockin' Stroll self-guided walking tour during the Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion, September 20-22, 2013. Any business along the festival route in downtown can participate; owners of empty buildings are also encouraged to participate. Prizes will be awarded to businesses only. Contact Believe in Bristol on 276-644-9700 for more information or for an application form! And remember these dates and rules:
* 5pm, Wednesday, July 31 — Deadline for the completed application form to be in to Believe in Bristol
* Thursday, August 22 — Completed windows decorated in a MUSIC THEME. Please also note that they should be lit and visible for nighttime viewing.
* August 23-29 — Judging by an independent panel from the Arts & Entertainment District will take place
* Saturday, September 21 — Winners announced at Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion
* September 23, 2013 — Decorations must stay up through this date
* Prizes include 1) Best in Show — Winner receives the grand prize of 300 business card-sized magnets from Jerry Peter Sales, 3 free ads in The Loafer, and $300; 2) Most Creative — Winner receives $100; and 3) Most Festival Spirit — Winner receives $100.