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Carmi Chamber Announces CWCHS Homecoming Parade Decorated Storefront Contest

CARMI – The Carmi Chamber of Commerce would like to announce that it is accepting entries for the CWCHS Homecoming Week – Decorated Storefront Window contest.

Carmi businesses are invited to decorate their storefronts in CWC colors – in the theme of their choosing – to help celebrate the CWCHS Homecoming Week festivities. This will coincide with the Homecoming Parade, which is to be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 1st. Businesses wishing to participate may enter by simply filling out the entry form and turning it into the Chamber by Monday, September 27, 2021.

Judging will take place on Friday, October 1, 2021, with the winner announced sometime after the homecoming parade. The winner will receive an award presented by the CWCHS Maroon Platoon and Student Council and have bragging rights for the year.

This friendly competition shows the local business communities support of the CWCHS students. It also highlights the business’s involvement in community activities.

Additionally, Carmi residents, along the parade route and throughout the rest of town, are invited to decorate their yards and homes to show their school spirit.