Snowman building contest announced for Village of Newark residents

The Village of Newark has announced a Snowman Building Contest, which is set to take place in January and February. Judges will be deployed throughout the village to take photos of those entering the contest. According to officials, it’s a fun way to celebrate a cold time of year.

Call 331-4770, ext. 108 to enter.

Contest Details & Rules

Resident First Place $100

Resident Second Place $50

Best Business Entry will receive the Snowman Trophy and Pizza.

Rules:   Entry must be located in the Village of Newark.  Build a snowman, sculpture or whatever you like, it’s up to you. Snow creation must be suitable for all audiences. Residential entries must be located on the property’s front lawn area in clear view from the road and may not block sidewalks or driveways. Business entries must be located in front of the business on lawn area, or on sidewalk (no more than 3 ft. from building), and may not block sidewalk or building entrance. Only food coloring can be used to color entry.  No wood or metal framework can be incorporated in the structure of the snow sculpture.  Sculptures should be of a non-interactive nature (this means no areas are intended for people to walk on, crawl, stand, sit under or climb.) Do not send your own photos.

Photos of entries will be judged on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

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