Monterey, CA, October 29, 2020 — The Monterey County Fair has announced a contest for the community to come up with a theme for the 2021 Monterey County Fair, which will be held Sept. 2-6, 2021.
The deadline to submit a theme idea is Dec. 31, 2020. The winner of the contest will receive $100 and two family ticket packages to the fair. The winner’s theme will be used as the official theme of the 2021 Monterey County Fair and used in Fair promotional materials and campaigns.
To enter the contest, entrants should print or type their entries on one piece of paper. Each entry must be five words or less and a maximum of three entries per person can be submitted. Please do not use the words Pandemic, COVID or Coronavirus. Think happy thoughts about 2021!
No entries will be accepted that are the same or similar to other trademarked slogans and/or themes. The last five years of fair themes for reference are:
2020 – “Fiesta”
2019 – “High Tides and Carnival Rides”
2018 – “Shake Your Tail Feathers”
2017 – “Fair Fun in the Summer of Love”
2016 – “Celebrate 80!”
Themes can be submitted by emailing them to: [email protected]
Please make sure each theme entry has a name and contact phone number with it. Entries can also be mailed to the Fair Office at 2004 Fairground Road, Monterey, CA 93940.
Marci Bracco Cain
Salinas, CA 93901