More About 2022 Heritage Festival and Wild Turkey 5K Logo Design Contest

The Union County Heritage Festival Committee is pleased to announce a call for artists for the annual t-shirt logo design contest. The winning design will be used on the front of the Wild Turkey 5K Trail Run and Walk race t-shirt. The contest is open to everyone with ties to Union County, North Carolina. The design must include the text: Union County Heritage Festival Wild Turkey 5K Trail Run/Walk September 17, 2022, and include a fun, animated illustration of a wild turkey.

Designs are to be submitted via e-mail as a PNG, JPEG or PDF file. The artist’s name, full mailing address, and phone number should be included in the submitting e-mail. If not a resident of Union County, the place of employment, school, or art association affiliated with should be included. Artists will be notified when their submission is received. The winner will be notified the week of August 8.

The deadline for submissions is July 31, 2022. All designs will be viewed and voted on by a panel of the Heritage Festival Planning Committee. The winning design should reflect a family-oriented event, be colorful and graphically appealing, have lettering that is easy to read, and above all, have a really great illustration of a wild turkey. The design will be used on a white t-shirt, and be limited to a maximum of 4 colors.

Prizes for the winning entry include a cash award of $100, two free t-shirts with the winning design, artist’s name on the t-shirt, special recognition in a press release and on the festival website and Facebook. There is no cost to enter. Artists may submit up to two designs for consideration. For complete guidelines please visit: Click for Details Questions may be directed to Cynthia Chandler:

The Union County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association (UCEMGVA) Union County Extension Master Gardeners annually host the Union County Heritage Festival and Wild Turkey 5K Trail Run and Walk at the Union County Agricultural Center in Monroe. Their mission is to foster a partnership to create a sustainable community through education and implementation. They offer Successful Gardener classes to the public, maintain a website of useful gardening information Click for Details , monitor a call system called the Growline at 704-283-3822 or and offer three Sales events per year.

Date & Time

July 27, 2022
8:00am - 5:00pm

Additional Dates

This event also occurs on:
07/28/2022, 07/29/2022, 07/30/2022, 07/31/2022


Union County Agricultural Center
3230 D Presson Road
Monroe, NC 28112

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