Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Walk in the Park Contact Information

Dear Walk in the Park participants and visitors!  We are aware of some issues with our email communcation.  If you have applied and not heard from us don't despair.  We have set up a new email address: for this year. Please don't hesitate to contact us with questions and requests.

There is a second round for applications.  If you missed the deadline there are a few spaces left.  Please apply as soon as possible and we will be sure to contact you.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Irvington Halloween Festival 4th Annual Poster Contest

The 64th Annual Irvington Halloween Festival
2010 Poster Design Contest

The Historic Irvington Community Council (HICC) requests proposals for a poster to commemorate the 64th annual Historic Irvington Halloween Festival (IHF).

The Irvington Halloween Festival is a family event that has been a part of Irvington for over 60 years and is centered around the children of Irvington. This week-long festival / fundraiser is hosted by the HICC. The HICC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that works to improve the quality of life for all Irvington residents and businesses. The Halloween Festival and its associated events more than 10,000 people each year. This year’s festival will include haunted ghost tours, The Slightly Haunted Puppet Show, Halloween themed children’s movies, a house decorating contest, and more. The week of festivities concludes on Saturday October 30 festival that features, a parade, over 130 vendors, a costume contest, live music, games, crafts and other entertainment.

The poster should represent and reflect the spirit and essence of this event. The 2010 Irvington Halloween Festival runs from October 23rd through the 30th.

Final art and entry forms are due by Friday, Aug 6th, 2010, at 6 PM and may be dropped off at the Irvington Branch Library.

Artists will be notified contest results by Friday August 13, 2010.

Here is a complete listing of the official rules and guidelines for the contest.

Go here for more information about the 2010 festival.