Bash on Barraque hosts poster contest


The Old Towne Committee For Reinventing Downtown Pine Bluff is sponsoring a “Get Down, Downtown” poster contest with a pizza party as the prize.

Entries must include the theme “Get Down, Downtown.” They are due by 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Bash on Barraque art booth at Barraque Avenue and Pine Street in downtown Pine Bluff.

All art submissions will be displayed during the Bash on Barraque festival on Saturday, Oct. 13. Judging will take place at 1 p.m.

Prizes will be awarded in two classification categories: Grades six through eight and grades nine through 12.

One winning group from each grade classification who is present at the Bash on Barraque day judging event will receive a gift certificate for a pizza party for a group of 30.

The artwork must be original. Participants may use whatever medium they choose (collage, paint, charcoal, etc.).

Paper will be provided. The submission must fit within the area provided. Participants may pick up the paper from Pine Bluff Downtown Development at 110 Pine St.

Participants should put on the back of their submission, their name, a contact person, their grade and school, home address, telephone number and category.

Details: 536-8742.