• 2018 Holiday Window Display Contest

    We invite you to participate in the 2018 Holiday Window Display Contest. Let’s create a festive ambiance for the thousands of people who will be visiting Downtown Exeter this season. Help us spread holiday cheer as shoppers stroll the streets, eat in our restaurants, and wander in and out of stores looking for that special gift. Simply decorate your window or storefront utilizing this year’s holiday theme.

    CONTEST RULES: All Exeter businesses are eligible. You do not have to be a Chamber member to participate.

    DEADLINES: Registration deadline is November 1, 2018 . Windows must be completed by Wednesday, November 28th by 4:00 pm in preparation for Holiday Open House on Thursday, November 29th.

    THEME: “Land of Misfit Toys”
    This year Exeter has one cohesive theme for the Christmas Parade, the Gingerbread House Contest and the Window Decorating Contest.

    COST: FREE!!!

    JUDGING: Local residents and area shoppers will be asked to vote for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners. We will give you a box and voters will be able to vote in your business or at the Chamber office, located at 120 Water Street in downtown Exeter.

    AWARDS: Awards will be given to 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners and you will receive recognition on the Exeter Area Chamber’s website and social media.

    WHY SHOULD I PARTICIPATE? Your business/organization can help create a holiday atmosphere for the local community as well as guests who visit Exeter during the holiday season. Let’s give people one more great reason to visit Exeter!