Pollstar Announces Call For Entries For 2024 Poster Contest 

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The Pollstar Live! Poster Contest returns for the 35th edition, open to U.S. residents who are, or are a representative of, a promoter, venue, manager, or similar position of a live event or show in the 2023 calendar year. 

Entries will be accepted now through Jan. 5. Contest Submissions will be judged based on the the following criteria: (i) Content; (ii) Creativity; (iii) Originality; and (iv) Public votes from the Pollstar Live! 2024 Conference and Pollstar.com website.

After a preliminary screening of all entries for compliance with the rules and adherence to the judging criteria, as well as hand selecting Contest Submissions to advance to the public round, a select number of entries will be on display at the Pollstar Live! 2024 conference in Los Angeles for voting by the attendees of the conference.

The first prize winner will receive a full page, full color advertisement in Pollstar (Approximate Retail Value (ARV): $5,000). The second prize winner will receive a half-page, full color advertisement in Pollstar (Approximate Retail Value (ARV): $3,200) and the third prize winner will get a third-page, full color advertisement in Pollstar (Approximate Retail Value (ARV): $2,267).

The Moody Center in Austin, Texas, received the first prize in the 2023 Pollstar! Live! Poster Contest with artwork designed by Avery Elkins for a concert by Kendrick Lamar for his “Big Steppers Tour.” 

The St. Augustine Amphitheatre in Saint Augustine, Florida, was awarded second place with a poster by Jared Swafford for a show by Phoebe Bridgers with special guest Charlie Hickey. 

Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas won third place for a poster designed by EMEK for Elton John’s “Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour.” 

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HOW TO ENTER: Submit your wholly original artwork to: Oak View Group (Poster Contest) 5050 South Syracuse Street, Suite 800. Denver, CO 80237, Attn: Media & Conferences. To be considered for the Contest, each submission (“Contest Submission”) must be received no later than January 5, 2024

Must showcase a live event and/or show that you produced in the 2023 calendar year.

Posters must be unmounted and no larger than 24″ x 36″.

Must be shipped unfolded in a tube or flat – NO FOLDED CONTEST SUBMISSIONS.

Must include contact information consisting of your name, email address, phone number, and address.

A PRINT QUALITY (300 dpi) jpeg or png file of your submission must also be sent to: [email protected] 

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