cm_poster2The 4th Annual Poster Contest is now open for submissions of artwork that reflects the flavor and spirit of the Vista Strawberry Festival. The first place winner will receive $250 and have their artwork featured on the Vista Strawberry Festival 2017 poster, literature, and advertisements. Second place and third place winners will receive $175 and $100, respectively. In addition, a People’s Choice winner will be awarded $25. Submissions must be no smaller than 11 X 17 and in festival theme. All traditional media will be eligible, but photographs and digital media are not allowed. The deadline for submission is May 6, and the top three considerations will be notified by May 13. Judges will include Vista Chamber of Commerce members, sponsors, and professional artists. First, second, and third place winners will be announced at a showing at the ArtBeat on Main Street gallery on May 20. For more information including details on eligibility requirements and entry fees visit www.artbeatonmainstreet.com.