Beef Days – Solon, Iowa

Beef Days CommitteeThe Solon Beef Days Committee is soliciting t-shirt designs to mark the 2016 Solon Beef Days Celebration to be held on July 15th & 16th.


Calling Beef Artists


Original artwork is currently being accepted for the t-shirt design. Each artist may submit more than one design. To qualify, designs need to meet the following guidelines:

  • Artwork must be produced using a conventional media or desktop publishing software; artwork
  • Must be 5” X 7 “or larger; artwork must include the Beef Days Celebration. T-shirt designs may
  • Also include the Beef Days bandstand/ tree logo, the celebration dates (7/15 & 7/16) and finally,
  • The artwork must be original and exclusive

Artwork will become property of the Solon Beef Days Committee.

An honorarium of $100 for 1st place, $50 for 2nd place, and Beef Days dinner tickets (2) for 3rd place will be awarded to the artists whose designs are selected by the Beef Days Committee to promote the 2016 celebration. The selected artwork will be featured on all promotional material for the Beef Days Celebration, including, but not limited to, programs, posters, billboards and t-shirts.

Please be sure to include your name and contact information on all entries.

Due Dates:

The Solon Beef Days Committee will accept artwork up until May 1, 2016.

Artists may mail their entries to:
Theme Design
Solon Beef Days
P.O. Box 355
Solon, IA 52333

Entries may also be delivered to Don Ellis at the Solon State Bank.

For more information or questions, please contact Becky Simon or Denise Moses @ 319-624-2583.