Event Sponsor:
Belmont savings bank

Halloween Window Painting Contest

Window Assignments

Saturday, October 28, 2017
9 am – 4 pm
Raindate October 29

Registration Deadline: Friday October 20

Open to Newton Kids in Grades 3-8 $10

Awards Ceremony Tuesday, Oct 31 2pm Newton Cultural Center at City Hall
Pizza 1:45 – Ceremony 2pm
Refreshments courtesy of Panera Bread



Window Painting Contest Rules

  • Each artist will be assigned a 20" x 36" space on the outside of a merchant window in Newton's participating villages.
  • Sill, wall, and sidewalk areas below window MUST be covered and taped with newspaper.
  • Each artist supplies his or her own tempera (NOT ACRYLIC) paints, brushes, newspaper, rags, and masking tape. All work needs to be done freehand and have a "Halloween" theme.
  • Official rules and regulations will be mailed prior to the event and must be followed closely to avoid disqualification.
  • Register on-line.
  • Registration deadline is Friday October 20.
  • Windows will be painted on Saturday, October 28, any time between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. all work must be finished by 4:00 pm.
  • The rain date for painting will be Sunday, October 29, 9am - 4pm. Please check this website or call 617-796-1540 by 8am on Saturday, October 28 for an announcement regarding weather-related conditions.
  • Windows are assigned on a first come first served basis. One window will be assigned to each participant. Due to the popularity of this event, we cannot honor requests for specific windows.
  • First, second and third place prizes will be awarded for each Grade.

Make a tax educable donation to help support Newton Community Pride and the Halloween Window Painting Contest. Just click on the Donate button below to make a donation via PayPal or with your credit card.

Register on-line

Read the contest rules.

Download the Rules and Regulations (pdf)

Thanks to these Participating Merchants
Abraxis Framing Company
Auburn Cleaners
Auburndale Builders
Auburndale Market
Auburndale Interior Design
Blue Iris
Dress at 293
Dunkin Donuts
Fitness Together
Just Next Door
Kevin Max Hair Design
Knotty Pine
New Breadsong Bakery
Newton Cleaners & Tailors
Pooch Parlor
Queen Nail Care
System Analysis Services
Tom's Pizza
Wally's Wicked Good Ice Cream
Newton Centre
Adolph's Sports
Betsy Jenney
Big Picture Frame
Bill's Pizzeria
Boston Private Bank & Trust
Bottega Fiorentina
Cambridge Savings Bank
Citizens Bank
Coconut Café
Coldwell Banker
Duchess Boutique
Dunkin Donuts
Eastern Bank
Farmstead Table
Finer Consigner
First Commons Bank
Four Spoons Restaurant
Helso Coiffures
Icon Salon
Inna's Kitchen
Jake's Falafel Corner
Johnny's Luncheonette
JP Licks
Kiki D. Design
Lash L'Amour
Learning Express
Lee's Burger Place
Liberty Travel
Little Big Diner
Murray's Liquors
Music & Arts
Newton Pediatrics
Newton Smile Center
Newton Town Pizza
Newton's Nectar
No 1 Noodle House
The Real Estate Company
Salon 55
Sandwich Works
Sherwin Williams
Smudge Nail Bar
Sweet Tarts
Sweet Tomatoes
Tango Mango
TD Banknorth
Terry O'Reilly's
The Silver Woman

Union Street Restaurant
USA Trekker
Whole Beauty Salon
William Raveis Realty
Yosemite Eyeware
ZaZa Nail Bar
Zoots Dry Cleaners
Newton Highlands
3/10 Weight Loss for LIfe
51 Lincoln
Angelo's Barber Shop
Anna's Taqueria

Bread & Chocolate Bakery
Broken Grounds
Brookline Bank
Coco Nail & Spa
Davis Hair Dressing
Eric Bleiler Jewelers
Green Planet Kids
Fleck Coffee
Keller Williams Real Estate
Kim's Nails
Manhattan Hair Design
Newton Eye Care
Newton Pediatric Dentistry
Newton Pizza House
One Stop Cleaners
Orchard Cleaners
Plush Spa
Salon Capri
Salon Joie de Vie
Skin Innovations Spa
Walnut Food Market
Aji Sushi Bar
Arin Realty
Brookline Bank
Cabot's Ice Cream
Cambridge Savings Bank
City Pizza
Cool Threads
Craft Beer Cellar
CVS Pharmacy
Fitness Together
Good Feet
Great Harvest Bread
Lobster Wok
Lorraine Cleaners
Los Amigos Burritos
Newtonville Coin Laundry
Newtonville Pizza
The Paint Bar
Opticians 3
Rancatoris Ice Cream
Rox Diner
RE/MAX Leading Edge
Second Appearance
Shoe Horn
The Village Bank
The UPS Store
Walnut Grille
Whole Foods
Al's Tailoring
Alpha Hair and Nails
The Antique Shop
Antoine's Pastry Shop
Baseball, Etc.
Baystate Properties
Central Drapery & Dry Cleaners

Chrome Beauty Parlor
Ciao Bella
Colonial Drug/Stoddards
CTS Computers
D&A Pizza
Dunkin Donuts

Greentail Table
Guiseppe's Sub Shop
Johnnie's Pizza
Lory's Nails
Moldova Restaurant

Nail It
Park Place
Salone DiBelezza
Salvi's Barber
Silver Lake Liquors
Yogurt Beach
Swartz Ace Hardware
The Village Bank
West Newton
Boston Sports Club
Centre Ski & Bike
Coney Island Ice Cream Café
Elements Therapeutic Massage
Hair by Hanna
Harris Cyclery
Hillman Homes
James Ryan Insurance
Judith's Kitchen
L'Aroma Café & Bakery
Louis Dugal Salon
Lumière Restaurant
Minuteman Press
Morning Silver Gallery
The Paper Mouse
Peoples Federal Savings Bank Putting on the Knitz
The Village Bank
Trader Joe's
West Newton Dental Associates
West Newton Hearing Center
West Newton Pizza
With Special Support from:
Fish Window Cleaning Logo learning express

Sustaining Sponsors
Cambridge Savings Bank Village Bank
Silver Sponsors
Aronson Insurance Honda Village Newton Wellesley Hospital
Rockland Trust The Street at Chestnut Hill Wegmans
Newton Wellesley Bank Charatible Foundation Wicked Local