Monterey, CA, March 29, 2020 — Win tickets to the 2020 Monterey County Fair by entering the Fair’s Coloring Contest. The deadline for entry is Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020.
Grand-Prize winners in each age group will receive a $25 Fair Gift Card valid for fair admission tickets. Redeem card at the fair office. Ten runners-up winners in each category will be given participation ribbons.
The three age categories are:
1. Up to 6 years old
2. 7 to 9 years old
3. 10 to 12 years old
Send your entry along with a self-addressed envelope — just in case you are one of the lucky grand prize winners or one of the 40 runner-up winners!
Deadline for entries is Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020. Runner-up winners will be sent ribbons in the mail. Grand-prize winners will be contacted by phone. Entries cannot be returned.
All entries will be displayed in the Junior Art building during the 84th annual Fair, Thursday, Sept. 3-Monday, Sept. 7, 2020. No purchase necessary. Employees and the immediate families of Monterey County Fair are not eligible to enter. Prize is non-transferable and not redeemable for cash, goods or services.
Entry to this contest constitutes the winner’s agreement for use of their name for publicity by any of the co-promotional partners. Winner is responsible for any applicable taxes.
Mail your drawing with your name, age, phone number and address to: Monterey County Fair ”Fiesta” Coloring Contest, 2004 Fairground Road, Monterey, CA 93940.
Entry form and blank drawing to color can be found at: https://montereycountyfair.com/pdf/2020/2020-coloring-contest.pdf
In addition, the Monterey County Fair has available copies of the Monterey County Fair Coloring Book, which was inspired by Jo Mora’s children’s book “Chippie de Munk The Great Inventor.” Famed artist, author and illustrator Mora’s illustrations have been featuring in a number of Fair posters, including this year’s “Fiesta” theme poster.
If you’re interested in purchasing the book we will send for FREE while supplies last, they can be shipped to you by emailing [email protected]
with your shipping information.
The Fair will be held Thursday, Sept. 3-Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at the Monterey County Fair & Event Center, 2004 Fairground Road in Monterey. The Fair’s theme this year is “Fiesta.”
About the Monterey County Fair & Event Center
The Monterey County Fair & Event Center is a premier event center set on 22 oak-studded acres with ample parking. It is a state-owned multi-use facility that features four large banquet rooms, two outdoor concert venues, and a variety of outdoor and indoor cost-effective sites ideal for all types of events. It is home of the annual award-winning Monterey County Fair, host to many major and private events on the Central Coast, and the site of the Monterey Bay Race Place, a Satellite Wagering Facility.
For more information, contact the Fair Administration Office, at 2004 Fairground Road in Monterey, by calling (831) 372-5863 or go to www.montereycountyfair.com for more information.
Marci Bracco Cain
Salinas, CA 93901