THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO SHOW LOCALS AND VISITORS YOUR PRIDE...
Pride in your business
Pride in Downtown Ferndale
Pride in your support for the LGBTQA community
HOW IT WORKS:
Decorate your business using Pride Rainbow colors, flags, décor or anything fun and colorful you like!
This year there will be CASH prizes! Participation is free!
PRIZE AWARD CATEGORIES:
Judged: Most Creative, Most Prideful and Most Ferndale ($100 each)
People’s Choice ($200)
• Local VIP Judges will decide which window is Most Creative, Most Prideful, and Most Ferndale
• People’s Choice will be voted on by visitors and fans of Downtown Ferndale and your businesses in two ways
Online – via Facebook on the Downtown Ferndale page
Ballot boxes* in businesses – draw visitors into your business! Have them fill out a brief form (this is a great way for you to build your mailing list, too!) and all votes cast will be added to the online totals.
*businesses are responsible for providing their own ballot box/collection method
• Keep it family-friendly!
• If you use lights, please only use non-blinking ones
• Decorated windows should be viewable from the sidewalk but must not obstruct the sidewalk and/or pedestrian right of way
• Businesses must display signage for contest (to be supplied by DDA)
• Businesses must be within the DDA-boundaries. Businesses outside the DDA are also encouraged to decorate their windows for Pride month
• Windows must be decorated by May 30th and should stay up the entire month of June to celebrate Pride
• Businesses must sign up by May 16th in order to be eligible for prizes