Contest Rules20e14e28-a571-4256-bfe2-46ab88b9167e

We are hosting a design competition for the artwork for this year’s block party. We are looking for artwork that will play off the theme of our party (TBA) and also reflect the feel of our annual block party. Below you will see some details about how to submit your artwork, what size artwork we are requesting, Cottage Home logos, and information that can be added to the artwork. Please email us if you have further questions. We look forward to seeing your art!

Congratulations to our 2016 poster winner, rachel robison!

What you need to know

Due Date: August 28, 2016

Email artwork to:

Artwork sizes required (high resolution):

  • 4″ x 6″  Postcard size (front and back can be full color. We do not mail these, so we do not need to save space for an address)
  • 11″ x 17″ poster
  • Web banner (960×420)
Contest prize: one 10′ x 10′ booth space at the 2016 block party, plus a Cottage Home t-shirt, pint glass & koozie

Information to include on the artwork

(Please note: verbiage can be changed/edited to fit artwork. Please make sure all artwork includes the date, time & location.)

Cottage Home Block Party

October 15, 2016 – 5-11pm

Theme: Light Up the Night: A Full Moon Bash

Location: 700 block of Dorman St., just south of East St. Clair

Key Points:

  • Free event
  • Donations are welcome
  • Proceeds go to Cottage Home Neighborhood Association
  • Live music on two stages
  • Food, beer, wine & mead

(also include the Facebook, Instagram & Twitter logo)


Optional information (not required):

Cottage Home Logo (see logos below)

Food & Beverages
Duos Indy
Spice Box
Taste of the caribbean
Gordon’s Ice Cream Parlor
CH Food Tent
Flat12 Bierwerks
New Day Meadery
Mass Ave Wine

Music is hosted on two stages from 5-11pm. A complete entertainment schedule can be picked up at donation booths at the event.

Pudding eating contest
Cookie Face (cookie eating contest)
Tug of War
Lawn bowling
Lawn Twister
Jumbo Jenga
Lawn Yahtzee
Ring Toss




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