Children to take part in ‘Team Kentucky’ poster contest


FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – Gov.-elect Andy Beshear and future First Lady Britainy Beshear welcomed all Kentucky children to participate in a poster contest that celebrates the gubernatorial inauguration theme, Team Kentucky.

Guardians and teachers, school-age children 6-17 are asked to imagine all Kentuckians working together to accomplish common goals that help all Kentucky families.

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A panel, will judge entries anonymously and select one winner from each age category, ages 6-9, 10-13 and 14-17. Two additional overall winners will be selected for having the most colorful and most creative poster.

The five winners and their families, along with school representatives, will be invited to the Capitol Dec. 10, 2019, where the Beshears will recognize them as part of the inaugural celebration.

The winning artwork will also be framed and on display in the Capitol during this time.

Posters should be submitted, unframed on paper no larger than 12 x 16 inches and include a completed entry form (Word or PDF) and attached to the back of the poster. All entries must be postmarked by Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019, and mailed to:

The Kentucky State Capitol
Attn: Geri Grigsby
700 Capitol Ave., Suite 118
Frankfort, KY. 40601

Winning artists to join inauguration celebration, art to be on display in Capitol; Deadline to enter is Dec. 3

For a complete list of contest rules and additional information, click here.