Win $250 In Artwork Design Contest For Nevada County Fair


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 3, 2015

Contact:     Robin Hauck, Deputy Manager, Nevada County Fairgrounds
(530) 273-6217;

Win $250 In Artwork Design Contest For Nevada County Fair
Submit the winning artwork for the 2016 Nevada County Fair and you could win

The Nevada County Fairgrounds is sponsoring a contest to find the best artwork to illustrate the 2016 Nevada County Fair theme – “Kick It Up!”  If you’re a talented artist, and you’d like $250, this is the contest to enter!

The contest, which is open to Nevada County residents only, takes place now through Friday, January 15.  If you submit the winning artwork, you will win $250 and a 2016 Nevada County Fair package that includes admission tickets, parking and carnival coupons. Additionally, the winning artwork will be used on various Fair promotional pieces, print ads, buttons, banners, posters, and flyers.

Interested artists may use any medium, including photos, and can submit up to three entries, which must be on 8-1/2 by 11-inch paper. Entries can be delivered to the Fairgrounds Office at 11228 McCourtney Road or mailed to the Fair Office at PO Box 2687, Grass Valley, CA  95945.  There is a drop box available for those who wish to leave their artwork at the office after hours or on weekends.  A complete set of rules can be found on the Fair’s website at or by calling the Fair Office at (530) 273-6217.

Kate Horton of Nevada City submitted the theme of “Kick It Up!” The theme was chosen from the more than 140 theme names submitted during our community contest to determine the theme for the 2016 Nevada County Fair.
The 2016 Nevada County Fair is August 10 – 14, 2016.

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