JOIN US – PARTICIPATE AS A BUSINESS!
We invite all downtown businesses to join us in hosting the first Downtown Murphys Witch Walk :)
All you have to do is help advertise, decorate your business, and offer treats and/or discounts from 4-8pm on October, 21st!
What is expected of participating businesses?
Post flyer in the window
Treats for participants
optional: Discounts for participants
optional: Donations to include in the raffle baskets
Resources to promote the event
Here are a couple of promotional materials for you to print out and use:
Do participants have to visit every participating business?
No. This first year, we're thinking "keep it simple".
But... there will be a drawing for those witches who get ALL participating businesses to punch their cards!
ABOUT WITCH WALK
What is the goal of Witch Walk?
To create another fun and press-worthy annual event that gets more diners and shoppers downtown in mid-October.
How does the Witch Walk work?
Witches start at The Potted Plum. Where they will:
Pick up a map of the route with all participating businesses marked
Get a trio of tickets to nominate other witches for Best HAT, Best BROOM, Best COSTUME
Optionally, sign up to be entered in the costume contest, each witch will be given a numbered sticker to wear throughout the event
Witches will make their way down Main Street – enjoying treats and your discounts along the way – and then back towards The Lucky Penny. Where they will:
Drop their ticket nominations (they write the number) in a cauldron for Best HAT, Best BROOM, Best COSTUME, and Visited ALL businesses
At 8pm the raffle winners will be announced
Does everyone have to wear a witchy costume?
No, but we think it's more fun. Plus, they can win a wonderfully witchy prize...! Raffles will be held for:
Best overall COSTUME
What are the prizes?
Gift baskets. We are hoping participating business can make donations to be included in the 4 baskets. If you can donate something, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Do witches have to be present at 8pm to win raffle?
No, the signup sheet will ask for emails and phone numbers.