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Fairgrounds seek artist for 'Under the Big Top' theme

The Nevada County Fairgrounds is sponsoring a contest to find the best artwork to illustrate the 2013 Nevada County Fair circus theme – “Under the Big Top.”

The contest, which is open to Nevada County residents only, takes place now through Friday, Dec. 7.

If you submit the winning artwork, you will win $250 and a 2013 Nevada County Fair package that includes admission tickets, parking and carnival coupons. Additionally, the winning artwork will be used on various fair promotional pieces, print ads, buttons, T-shirts, banners, posters and flyers.

Interested artists may use any medium and can submit up to three entries, which must be on 8-1/2 by 11-inch paper. Entries can be delivered to the fairgrounds office at 11228 McCourtney Road or mailed to the fair office at P.O. Box 2687, Grass Valley, CA 95945. A complete set of rules can be found on the fair’s website at www.NevadaCountyFair.com, or by calling the fair office at (530) 273-6217.

The 2013 Nevada County Fair is Aug. 7–13.

Submitted to The Union

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The Union Updated Jan 4, 2013 10:44AM Published Nov 8, 2012 06:49AM Copyright 2012 The Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.