The due date for submission has been extended to MARCH 31.

Click HERE to view/download the poster contest packet, including application OR APPLY ONLINE


  • Prior winners are not eligible to participate in the contest.
  • There is NO FEE for entering this Contest.
  • Applicants must be 18 years of age or older

Poster Guidelines and Requirements

  • The name (Spotsy Arts Festival) or Date (month, days, year) or (year) do not have to be incorporated into the poster’s design unless they are integral to the design but can be.  However, if it isn’t the design must allow space for the official title and date.
  • Original work only!  Do not use or incorporate copyrighted artwork, photos or work that has been previously submitted to this or other competitions.
    • Any application not complying will be automatically rejected
    • If a Poster Winner is subsequently found to incorporate any such items, they will be required to return their winnings and will be rejected from any future participation in the Spotsy Arts Festival’s Poster Contest.
  • The Spotsy Arts Festival (SAF) reserves the right to reject any or all of the submissions.  
  • Submissions that contain content that is considered offensive, such as nudity or profanity will be automatically rejected.
  • If the Judges decide that none of the applications meet the Festival Criteria, they will be rejected and the submission date is March 31
  • Designs must be–
  • Submitted digitally in jpeg, tiff or gif format, at least 300 dpi and image size less than 1.8 MBs
  • The image MUST NOT include the name of the artist or any identifying symbols
  • The application must contain the Name, Address, Phone Number and Email address.
  • Submission must be able to be enlarged into poster format.
  •  Only one entry per application.
  • Submission must be able to be enlarged into poster format.


  • This event is held RAIN OR SHINE.
  • The Festival will provide a tent and a hanging system upon request.
    *If needed, the Tent and Hanging System can be provided but a Security Deposit of $100 to cover any damage must be paid prior to the event.  Deposit will be returned when undamaged equipment is returned.
  • To the best of their ability, participate in selected advertising and promotional event
  • Attend the Exhibitor’s Reception and Artist Award Reception on Saturday night when the Prizes will be awarded

Online Application