The Design Committee of Downtown Toms River encourages district businesses to decorate for  the holidays!

The more festive our district is, the more inviting we are to the surrounding community = $$$ spent by the public!


bullet Congratulations
to our
2012 Winners!

Decorating Contest Rules

  • Downtown businesses are encouraged to decorate the exterior and/or windows of their business with colorful lights, wreaths, scenery and other decorative ornaments.
  • Businesses may be decorated anytime, but must be ready for judging on Wednesday, December. 11th, 2013.
  • Registration is NOT required!

Sponsored by:
Magic 100.1


Produced by:
Downtown Toms River

How to enter?


  1. There is NO entry FEE
  2. NO pre-registration
  3. Just have your business decorated by December 11th, 5:00 pm !


Who is eligible?


Businesses within the Downtown area. (Garden State Parkway east to Lexington Ave. South-side of Rt. 37 south to the Toms River) Downtown Map


Judging criteria


Residential member of Downtown Toms River Board, members of the WJRZ, Magic 100.1, staff. Judging will commence on Wednesday, December. 11th, 5:00 pm.

Criteria Judged:

  • Originality: Unique design and creative use of lights and decorations
  • Arrangement: Display and placement of decorations
  • Theme: Story line or scene
  • Overall Presentation

Prizes & Categories


Winner of each category receives:

  • FREE radio advertising spots on Magic 100.1 announcing your business as the winner in its category.
    (Valued over $1,000!)
  • A plaque for your business!
  • Listing on the Magic 100.1 and Downtown Toms River websites! Photos of business featured on the Downtown Toms River website!


Best Downtown business
Best Window Display
Best District Business

Winners from previous years: 2012 / 2011 / 2010 /2009 / 2008 /2007 / 2006 / 2005

For more information call or e-mail the Downtown Toms River office 732– 341– 8738
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November 27, 2013