The South Carolina Strawberry Festival is currently seeking entries from talented individuals for our third annual Strawberry Festival Poster Contest. The winning design will be featured as the "Official Poster" design of the 2013 South Carolina Strawberry Festival. Contestants will also compete for more than $1,200 in cash prizes!
For more information about the Strawberry Festival Poster Contest, please review the contest rules and entry guidelines listed below. The deadline to enter is 5:00 pm on Friday, March 8, 2013.
The South Carolina Strawberry Festival Poster Contest is open to any individual regardless of age, residency, or professional/amateur status. Participants may enter up to two pieces of original artwork for consideration. (A separate entry form is required for each submission.) The same artwork cannot be used for both categories.
SUBMISSIONS BECOME PROPERTY OF FESTIVAL
All entries shall become property of the Town of Fort Mill and the South Carolina Strawberry Festival Committee (hereafter the “Festival Organizers.”) Except where prohibited by law, by participating in the South Carolina Strawberry Festival Poster Contest, you authorize the Festival Organizers to copy, alter, adapt, publish, distribute, exhibit, display, market, sell, promote, advertise, publicize and otherwise use your entry, including your name, signature, and other entry materials, as well as additional photographs, video footage or other images that the Festival Organizers may take of you as a Winner or Participant, in any manner and for whatever purpose the Festival Organizers shall elect without further compensation, notification or permission. You shall not claim or be entitled to receive any compensation for such use.
Entries for the South Carolina Strawberry Festival Poster Contest will be accepted beginning on January 16, 2013 and ending at 5:00 pm on March 8, 2013.
To enter, please complete the official entry form and return it along with your submission by the entry deadline. A separate entry form is required for each submission. Submissions may be delivered to Fort Mill Town Hall (Administration Office), 112 Confederate Street, during regular business hours (8:30 am to 5:00 pm). To deliver your entry by mail, please send via UPS or FedEx to: Town of Fort Mill, 112 Confederate Street, Fort Mill, SC 29715. Please call (803) 547-2116 for additional information.
The 2013 Strawberry Festival Poster Contest will include two divisions:
The first, second, and third place winners in each division will be revealed and recognized on stage during the South Carolina Strawberry Festival Pageant on April 27, 2013.
Judging will take place by March 15, 2013. The top three finalists will be announced in early April 2013.
WINNERS & PRIZES
The top three finalists from both divisions will be recognized on stage during the 2013 South Carolina Strawberry Festival Pageant on Saturday, April 27, 2013 (7:00 to 10:00 pm at Nation Ford High School). Winners will be announced at that time and do not need to be present to win.
QUESTIONS / COMMENTS
Have a question or comment about the South Carolina Strawberry Festival Poster Contest? Please contact us by phone at (803) 547-2116 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.