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WinterFest Logo Contest

The 2017 WinterFest logo was designed by Allison Anneke, a 6th Grader from Rochester.

All area students in grades 3 – 5 are invited to enter the WinterFest XVI logo contest.  The contest begins January 28 and entries must be submitted by 5 pm on Wednesday, February 22.  WinterFest Logo Contest guidelines are listed below and on the official WinterFest logo contest entry form.


  • Contest begins Thursday, January 26 2017
  • Entries must be received by Wednesday, February 22, 2017
  • Contest is open to students in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades only (all ages may participate, but entries are not eligible for the competition)
  • Artwork must be done on official entry form using date and WinterFest XVI title
  • Design must be created by hand without computer-generated imagery
  • Student and parents must be available for a press conference on March 2 at 9:30 am to announce the winner (winners will be notified the week of February 27)
  • Must give permission to use child’s first and last name on website or other WinterFest publications
  • By submitting a logo to Rochester WinterFest, the creator of the logo assigns and transfers all rights and interests to that logo to WinterFest. Thereafter, the creator will not have any claim of rights or interest in that document. The creator agrees that WinterFest may use, transfer, or assign that logo to any person or entity as it sees fit.


The winning logo will be on all WinterFest XVII advertising (website, posters, billboards, magazine and newspaper ads, TV commercials, buttons, banners, social media, etc…) for WinterFest 2018. The top three artists will be publicly recognized by Mayor Ardell Brede and receive the following prizes:

  • Framed print of logo design
  • In-home (or location of your choice) painting party for 10 by Neon Green Studio
  • Free Pizza (one per month) for a year at Pasquale’s Neighborhood Pizzeria
2nd PLACE:
  • Framed print of logo design
  • $50 gift certificate to Pasquale’s Neighborhood Pizzeria
3rd PLACE:
  • Framed print of logo design
  • $50 gift certificate to Pasquale’s Neighborhood Pizzeria

Pasquales logo     Neon Green

Thank you to Pasquale’s Neighborhood Pizzeria & Neon Green Studio for supporting the WinterFest Logo Contest!

Return completed forms to:

Lori Forstie
Quarry Hill Nature Center
Attn: WinterFest Logo Contest
701 Silver Creek Rd NE
Rochester, MN 55906

Email questions re: logo contest to: naura@nauraanderson.com

All entries must be received by 5 pm on Wednesday, February 22.

Past Contest Winners