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1st Annual Belmont Center Halloween Window Painting Contest

date 10/4/2013
tag FBE

1st Annual Belmont Center
Halloween Window Painting Contest

Sponsored by the Belmont Center Business Association

1st Window Painting Contest

Saturday, October 26th, 2013 from 9am to 2pm

Open to kids in Grades 2-8

Rain date Sunday, October 27th 9am to 2pm


Register at

A Chocolate Dream

68 Leonard Street, (617)484-4119

Register before 6pm Friday,October 18th, the fee is $10 per child/window

 After the deadline, the fee is $15 perchild/window

Make Checks payable to:BCBA or cash

Window Painting Contest Rules

  • Each artist will be assigned a 20" x 36" space on theoutside of a merchant’s window in Belmont Center.
  • Sill, wall, and sidewalk areas below window MUST be covered andtaped 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 havea "Halloween" theme. 
  • Official rules and regulations will be given out when you registerand must be followed closely to avoid disqualification.
  • Windows will be painted on Saturday, October 26th, any timebetween 9:00 am and 2:00 pm.  All workmust be finished by 2:00 pm. 
  • The rain date for painting will be Sunday, October 27, 9am - 2pm. Youwill receive an email by 8am on Saturday, October 26 if the event will bepostponed because of weather-related conditions. 
  • Windows are assigned on a first come first served basis. Onewindow will be assigned to each participant. Due to the popularity of thisevent, we cannot honor requests for specific windows. 
  • Prizes will be awarded for each Grade.
  • Winners will be notified by email.


Members of the Belmont Center Business Association:

Alchemy, AChocolate Dream, Bells & Whistles, Belmont Citizens Forum, Belmont DramaticClub, Belmont Farmer's Market, Belmont Historical Society, BelmontOrthodontics, Belmont Savings Bank, Bessie Blue, Brugger’s Bagels, CambridgeSavings Bank, Champions, Coldwell Banker, East Boston Savings Bank, EverybodyPilates, Hammond Real Estate, Henry Frost Children's Program, Ingram, Rettig& Beaty, Inc., Irresistibles, Kashish, Lawndale Realty, Leon & Company,Nicks, Paprika Kids, Patou Thai, Ponte & Chau Consulting, Inc.,Rancatore's Ice Cream, Refresh Therapeutic Massage, Revolve, Robert's Salon,Rotary Club of Belmont, Subway, Thirty Petals ,TheToy Shop of Belmont

The BCBA will donate the money raisedto the

Foundation for Belmont Education

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