Congratulations to the 2018 Winners:

People's Choice Award: Never Too Spoiled

Business Choice Award: Shane Confectionery

Old City Prize Pack: Jamel Jones

As part of Historic Holidays in Old City, start a charming new holiday tradition with Old City’s Window Decorating Contest!  Wander the historic streets of Old City, and view the delightful displays designed by local shops, restaurants, museums, galleries, and more. Visitors are encouraged to vote for their favorite design for a chance to win an Old City Prize Pack.  Don’t miss the window display at 24 N. 3rd Street, which features the prizes you can win!
The contest will begin on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 5:00pm and end on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 5:00pm.  Click here for information on how to enter and complete contest rules.


The window designs will be on display from November 29 through the New Year.



American Kitchen Machinery, 204 Quarry Street

Art in the Age, 116 N. 3rd Street

Blokes Barbershop & Gentleman’s Emporium, 151 N. 3rd Street

Campo’s, 214 Market Street

The Clay Studio, 137-139 N. 2nd Street

Erdon, 162 N. 3rd Street

Fezziwig’s Sweet Shoppe, 17 N. 3rd Street

Hush Salon, 128 N. 3rd Street

Margot & Camille Optique, 47 N. 3rd Street

Menagerie Coffee, 18 S. 3rd Street

Millésimé, 33 N. 2nd Street

Moko, 55 N. 3rd Street

Momo’s Tree House, 205 Arch Street

More Than Old, 144 N. 3rd Street

Mr. Bar Stool, 167 N. 2nd Street

National Museum of American Jewish History, 101 S. Independence Mall E

Nauti Mermaid Crab House, 110 Chestnut Street

Never Too Spoiled, 57 N. 3rd Street

Old City Coffee, 221 Church Street

Opportunity Barks, 38 S. 3rd Street

Philadelphia Independents, 35 N. 3rd Street

Phil Kramer Photographers, 227 Quarry Street

Philly Socks, 11 N. 3rd Street

Pierre’s Costumes, 211 N. 3rd Street

Shane Confectionery, 110 Market Street

Smak Parlour, 219 Market Street

Sweat Fitness, 45 N. 3rd Street

Terme di Aroma, 32 N. 3rd Street

36 Craven, 138 N. 3rd Street

Urban Artisan Boutique, 239 Market Street

Xenos Candy "N" Gifts, 231 Chestnut Street

(list of participating establishments subject to changes)



  • Pick up a postcard from one of the participating Old City locations
  • Fill out your contact information and select your winner of the Holiday Window Decorating Contest from among the decorated windows in Old City
  • Deposit your postcard in the designated mailbox at the Betsy Ross House (239 Arch Street)
  • The contest will begin on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 5:00pm and end on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 5:00pm
  • All persons entering are subject to the Contest Rules, which may be found on our website here.




See Contest Rules on the Old City District website for prize details.