Congratulations to the following winners of Venice MainStreet’s Downtown Venice Window Decorating Contest! Award themes are listed in no particular order. Thank you to all of the businesses that decorated and made our downtown sparkle this season!

Best Use of Lights
1st Place- Bodrum
2nd Place- By the Sea Esthetics

Most Creative Window
1st Place- The Island Bookshop
2nd Place- Collectors Gallery & Framery

Most Creative Use of Product
1st Place- The Boutique by the Beach
2nd Place- Mother’s Cupboard Spice Shoppe

Most Traditionally Themed
1st Place- Engel & Völkers Venice Downtown
2nd Place- Twist Boutique

Most Elegant
1st Place- Patchington
2nd Place- Sunbug

Most Whimsical
1st Place- Eyes on You
2nd Place- Nana’s A Children’s Shop

New awards this year!

Best Message: Peace on Earth
1st Place- Nest Venice

Best Outdoor Display of Lights (on building)
1st Place- Made in Italy
2nd Place- Fossil Frenzy