The South Carolina Strawberry Festival is currently seeking entries from talented individuals for our fourth annual Strawberry Festival Poster Contest. The winning design will be featured as the "Official Poster" design of the 2014 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, February 28, 2014.
The South Carolina Strawberry Festival Poster Contest is open to any individual regardless of age, residency, or professional/amateur status. Participants may enter one piece of original artwork for consideration.
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. Non-winning entries can be picked up in Fort Mill Town Hall, 112 Confederate Street, Fort Mill SC from June 2 to August 29, 2014.
Entries for the South Carolina Strawberry Festival Poster Contest will be accepted beginning on December 27, 2013 and ending at 5:00 pm on February 28, 2014.
To enter, please complete the official entry form and return it along with your submission by the entry deadline. 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). Entries sent by mail should be packed carefully. Entries that arrive damaged will be disqualified from judging.
The 2014 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 25, 2014.
Judging will take place by March 15, 2014. The top three finalists will be announced in early April 2014.
WINNERS & PRIZES
The top three finalists from both divisions will be recognized on stage during the 2014 South Carolina Strawberry Festival Pageant on Saturday, April 26, 2014 (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.