Mountaineer Week

Mountaineer Week Window-Decorating Contest

Mountaineer Week, in conjunction with Main Street Morgantown, invite local businesses to participate our 2012 Window-Decorating Competition. This year marks the 65th Anniversary of our celebration of the state of West Virginia! The more decorated our downtown is during Mountaineer Week, the more inviting our businesses will be for visitors to Morgantown.

Decorating Contest Rules

Main Street Morgantown businesses are encouraged to decorate their storefront windows to celebrate Mountaineer Week with fall and/or heritage decorations (i.e. leaves, pumpkins, hay bails, antiques, etc.)

All windows need to be decorated by Wednesday, October 24 at 4:00 p.m.

Judging will be held on Wednesday, October 31.

How to Enter

To enter, please email by Friday, October 19 at 4:00 p.m.
No entry fee is required!

Judging Criteria

Judging will be held on Wednesday, October 31 at 4:30 p.m.
Originality: Unique design and creative use of supplies and decorations.
Arrangement: Display and placement of decorations.
Theme: Showcases Appalachian heritage and culture.
Overall Presentation: Integrates all of the above in submission.


A plaque will be presented to the winner.