The winner of the seventeenth annual contest will determined by a combine score based on in person votes, an online voting system and a panel of judges. Voting will be open to the public. Only one vote per email address when voting online. All entries will be on display at the Marquette Downtown Development Authority office, 203 S. Front Street, Suite 1-B, between Forsberg’s…A New Leaf and The Studio hair salon, for those who wanted to view the artwork in person prior to placing their vote. The winning image will be produced on festival posters and merchandise, and the winning artist will receive $150 in gift certificates from downtown businesses, as well as 10 high-quality prints.
Voting Starts at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, May 7 and runs through 11:45 p.m. on Friday, May 25. Only one vote per person online and in person, please.