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Halloween Window Painting Contest


Halloween Window Painting Contest

Saturday, October 27th, 2018 from 9am to 3pm

Open to kids in Grades 2-8
Rain date Sunday, October 28th 9am-3pm

Register at
A Chocolate Dream
68 Leonard Street, (617) 484-4119

Register before 6pm Wednesday, October 17th, the fee is $10 per child/window
After the deadline, the fee is $15 per child/window
Make Checks payable to: BCBA or cash

Window Painting Contest Rules

  • Each artist will be assigned a 20" x 36" space on the outside of a merchants window in Belmont Center.
  • Sill, wall, and sidewalk areas below window MUST be covered and taped with newspaper.
  • Each artist supplies his or her own tempera (NOT ACRYLIC) paints, brushes, newspaper, rags, and masking tape. All work needs to be done freehand and have a "Halloween" theme.
  • Official rules and regulations will be given out when you register and must be followed closely to avoid disqualification.
  • Windows will be painted on Saturday, October 27th, any time between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm. All work must be finished by 3:00 pm.
  • The rain date for painting will be Sunday, October 28th. You will receive an email by 8am on Saturday, October 27th if the event will be postponed because of weather-related conditions.
  • Windows are assigned on a first come first served basis. One window will be assigned to each participant. Due to the popularity of this event, we cannot honor requests for specific windows.
  • Prizes will be awarded for each grade.
  • Winners will be notified by email.





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