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Design Requirements

The Sturgis Falls Celebration Board of Directors is proud to announce the selected theme, "Visions of Summer" to mark the 45th annual Sturgis Falls Celebration to be held June 26-28, 2020.

Original artwork is currently being accepted for the theme design.  All amateur and professional artists are encouraged to submit their own original creation. Each artist may submit more than one design.

To qualify, designs need to meet the following guidelines:
  • Be original and exclusive.
  • Submit an 8.5" x 11" PDF poster and a readable Media (i.e. CD, ZIP disk, DVD, USB Thumbdrive, or Memory Stick) with the artwork files.
  • Artwork must reflect the following:
    • Current selected theme
    • Sturgis Falls Celebration
    • Anniversary year
    • Sturgis Falls Celebration logo 
    • Dates June 26-28, 2020
    • Cedar Falls, Iowa
    • www.sturgisfalls.org 
  • Your name, street address, phone number and email address MUST be included with any submissions. 
  • All submissions become the property of Sturgis Falls Celebration, Inc.
  • No artwork will be returned.

If selected, please note the following requirements: 
    1. Final artwork must be submitted in Vector EPS format. 
    2. The integrity of the artist’s original creative work will be maintained; however, Sturgis Falls Celebration has the right to alter the work to facilitate reproduction in the various media used to promote the celebration.

An honorarium of $400 is awarded to the artist whose design is selected to promote the Celebration.  The selected artwork will be featured on all promotional material for the Sturgis Falls Celebration including (but not limited to) programs, posters and tee shirts.

The Sturgis Falls Celebration committee will accept artwork until 5:00 pm on November 27, 2019. Winner will be announced prior to January 1, 2020. 

Entries may be mailed or delivered to:
Sturgis Falls Celebration - 2020 Theme Design
Cedar Falls Tourism
6510 Hudson Road
Cedar Falls, Iowa  50613
For more information or questions, please contact Laura Sweeney at 319.415.6138.