Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. (THHI) keeps the subject of Hispanic Heritage alive in Art through the annual poster contest. The event, held every year, is an opportunity for local artists in Tampa Bay to compete for cash prizes and community-level visibility.
This year’s poster contest winner and finalists will be recognized at the poster contest unveiling ceremony on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 6:00pm at Hillsborough Community College, Ybor City Campus, Performing Arts Building located at 2112 N. 15th Street, Tampa, FL 33605.
The Tampa Bay area community is invited to join us for a fun evening of networking with music, beverages, appetizers and ART! Learn about THHI’s mission and contributions to the Hispanic community while appreciating years of beautiful artistry.
The winners, selected by prestigious judges in the Tampa Bay community, will have demonstrated “THE INFLUENCE OF HISPANIC HERITAGE, TODAY AND IN THE FUTURE, IN THE TAMPA BAY AREA”. Tampa Bay area artists will have the opportunity to compete for the $1,200 Grand Prize, $700 Second Place Prize, and $300 Third Place Prize. Rules and criteria for the contest can be found on our website.
Tickets to attend the poster contest unveiling are $15.00 per person and include the poster unveiling reception, beverages, appetizers and music. To buy tickets go to: https://www.tampahispanic.org/poster-contest. A portion of the event proceeds will benefit our higher education scholarship fund for Hispanic students.
Tampa Hispanic Heritage, Inc. would like to thank our main event sponsors for their support of this year’s Poster Contest: Hillsborough Community College Ybor City Campus, The Hillsborough Community College Foundation, DJ Felix Event Productions and M&R Therapy Center, Inc.
For more information on the event and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Melissa Morin, Chair, Poster Committee; or Dr. Rafael Fuentes, Co-Chair, Poster Committee.