Enter Our Holiday Storefront Decorating Contest

* Light up the night and let’s shine as a community! *
Open to all businesses on Main Street – downtown Laurel

Registration opens November 20th
All Entry Forms In By: November 30
Decorations should be up by December 2
Voting: Judging will take place Dec 18-19
Winners will be announced: December 20th

Judges will pick 3 main winners
1st Prize: $250
2nd Prize: $125
3rd prize: Dinner – Olive on Main* ($50, Terms & Conditions Apply)

Judges will pick 3 additional “runner-ups” to be placed on Facebook for the public to vote for the “People’s Choice Award”
Prize: Holiday Gift Basket (Made up of generous donations from our small business community)

Decorate the inside and/or outside of your front display windows(s) with holiday decor and lights. If you don’t have a display window – decorate the outside of your building or your front door. All decorations should be up by December 2 for viewing Judging will take place on December 18-19. All lights should stay on every evening after work hours – thru Dec 25. Businesses that are interested in participating, please fill out an Entry Form. They can be found outside our office and on our website. 383 Main Street, Laurel, Maryland 20707. Email, drop off or mail entry forms to the Laurel Board of Trade office by November 30.

Questions, email us at: laurelboardoftrade383@gmail.com

Holiday Storefront Decorating Contest

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The Laurel Board of Trade, Inc. is a local non-profit membership organization that has been bringing together Laurel merchants since the early 1960s.

The Laurel Board of Trade today includes over 100 small business members including retail merchants, restaurant owners and professional and B2B service providers. We work in direct partnership with the City of Laurel, Prince George’s County and the State of Maryland to help our local merchants work towards the common goal of keeping Laurel a hub of commerce.

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