(Beaver Dam) This coming week is the deadline to enter into two Downtown Beaver Dam Inc. contests. The organization is asking participates in their annual holiday coloring contest and downtown window decorating contest to have entry forms submitted by Monday (November 19). The coloring contest includes a children’s category which is grades 4K through 5th, a sixth grade through high school category and a separate grouping for those aged 18 and up. First and second place winners will be selected from each grade while an overall winner and second place finisher will be named in each category. Prizes will include donations from area business. Downtown Beaver Dam Inc. member Bev Beal-Loeck says the top finishers in the elementary group will again have the opportunity to ride in Santa’s float during the Holiday Parade on December 1st. The coloring contest winners will be notified and the prizes will be handed out during the Holiday Parade after party at the Watermark Community and Senior Center. Beal-Loeck says the window decorations this year should depict a holiday movie featuring its theme, characters or a scene. Windows must be decorated by December 1st. Beal-Loeck says there will be prizes for first, second and third place. The winners will be announced at the Mistletoe Marketplace held at Stormy’s Music Venue on December 6th.