2nd Annual Children's Postcard Contest
March 23rd - April 20th
Hey Kids!! Have you ever wanted to create your very own postcard and see it for sale? Now is your chance!!! National Tourism Week is May 2-10th and in celebration, the Wayne County Convention and Tourism Bureau wants YOU to design our next postcard!! Contest is open to children ages 5-12 who live in Wayne County.Last year boys and girls throughout Wayne County shared their artistic vision of what Wayne County meant to them in the form of colorful postcard designs. We received wonderful entries full of fun graphics, bright colors and positive messages about Richmond/Wayne County! The winner, Ashton Harvey, age 12, drew a beautiful image of depicting items with a significance in Wayne County including; Gennett Records, a Model T, Madonna of the Trail, Rose Garden and more.
This fun and exciting contest continues this year and children are once again invited to submit original works of art depicting what Wayne County means to them. This can be an attraction, park, landmark, building, or anything symbolizing Wayne County. One winner will be chosen from each age category, One grand prize winner will have their design turned into a postcard and will receive a gift bag full of Wayne County items.
- Design must be original
- Design must fit in provided space
- Design must be submitted to the Welcome Center by Monday, April 20th before 4:00 p.m.
- Parent/Guardian signature required
- Age categories are: Ages 5-8 and Ages 9-12
- Children must reside in Wayne County
A parent or guardian will need to take each child to the Welcome Center, 5701 National Road East, Richmond to pick up the contest form and a blank postcard to draw their design on. Completed designs must be returned to the Welcome Center by Monday, April 20th!
The Welcome Center is Open Monday-Friday 8:30-5 and Saturday 10-4.