The Window Dressing Competition is an opportunity for businesses and organisations on Main Street to participate in the theme of this year’s festival and to decorate their windows and shop front to win prizes.
The displays are often detailed and amusing and provide an extra layer of interest to the spectators in Main Street.
2019 THEME: 'Ode to Winter'
An ODE is a poem that can be sung or used as an address in an exalted style. The word ode (from Ancient Greek) is a type of lyrical stanza. It is an elaborately structured poem praising or glorifying an event or individual. WINTER is the coldest season of the year, and when the Festival is held. The name comes from an old Germanic word that means "time of water". This theme will lead to some spectacular floats, window displays, Children's art entries, photographs, Concert performances and much more. Think winter sports: involving snow/ice -tobogganing, skiing, ice skating, hockey, winter Olympics, rugby. Or Winter clothes: coats, jumpers, scarves, jackets, hoods, warmth from local fibre wool, boots. Or Winter crops: wheat oats, barley, winter vegetables, winter food like soups, stews. Or Winter inside: warm fires, Christmas in June...
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