Vote for Your Fave Riverside ‘Window Wonderland’ & Win!
Each year, during the holiday season, Riverside shops and retailers host the “Window Wonderland” contest, displaying festive imagery and getting in the holiday spirit! This year is going to be an extravaganza with 20+ participating storefronts with many designs by local artists! It’s a fun way to get into the spirit whilst supporting local business and artists. The contest runs from the end of November until mid-December on the street and virtually. Stay tuned for our Window Wonderland Map and Contest vote!
Special this year…
This year’s Riverside Window Wonderland is a special collaboration coming out of the STEPS Initiative and RBC IheART Main Street Art Challenge! As the winner of the Community-Engaged winner, Riverside BIA is pooling resources to expand our placemaking initiatives to collaborate with more artists and businesses in this year’s edition of Window Wonderland! We are proud to collaborate with STEPS, local artists and local businesses to get through this pandemic together in holiday style.
Artists Ailsa Craigen (@pentopapier), Asli Alin (@aslialin), Enna Kim (@fongkikid), and Vivian Rosas @vivianrosas) will each create five window displays with hand-drawn illustrations and string lights, totalling twenty storefront windows as part of this festive project in the upcoming week.
Plus, lots of other local Riverside storefronts will be decked our in their own festive decor, and all are part of the Window Wonderland contest!! Stay tuned for our Google Map and Voting form!