Downtown Holiday Window Display Contest

Inspired by the City of St. Catharines’ Let It Glow – A Celebration of Light businesses have been decorating and lighting up their window displays across Downtown St. Catharines!

Vote for your FAVOURITE Downtown Holiday Display Window to be entered to win $100 in Downtown Giftcards!

How it works

Voting begins Friday, December 2nd, 2022, and ends Friday, December 16th, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST.

There are 3 categories to nominate businesses in for their displays. Each category is listed on the ballot. Each ballot counts as one entry to the draw.

  • Most Creative
  • Most Elegant
  • Best Overall

The winner of the Downtown Giftcards will be selected at random and notified along with the announcement of the winning businesses on Monday, December 19th, 2022.

Participating Businesses

All businesses within the Downtown Business Improvement Area (BIA) that have decorated their windows will be eligible to win. We will be posting participating businesses across our Facebook and Instagram during the contest, however, we highly encourage you to come Downtown to experience the windows yourself along with the Let It Glow festivities!

*Please note businesses must be located within the Downtown Business Improvement Area (BIA) to qualify.


  • $100 in Downtown Giftcards awarded to one participant (chosen at random).
  • Winning businesses will receive a certificate and be featured in a Downtown News Blog and across our social channels.

2022 Winners!

Most Creative – TBD Monday, December 19th

Most Elegant – TBD Monday, December 19th

Best Overall – TBD Monday, December 19th

Have you voted? Make sure to vote here!