Call For Entries: 2014 Savannah Stopover Music Festival Juried Band Poster Exhibition

Savannah Stopover Music Festival Announces the Fourth Annual Band Poster Exhibition Sponsored in Part by Blick Art Materials

Want to be where Music and Art collide? Savannah Stopover will host the 4th Annual Juried Band Poster Exhibition sponsored in part by Blick Art Materials.  Finalists will be displayed and awards presented at the Opening Night Concert event at Moon River Brewing Company Beer Garden on Thursday, March 6, 2014.

Savannah Stopover invites all artists to create a poster inspired by their favorite band from the 2014 Festival lineup. Check out the Festival playlist on our website. Get inspired by the Music, head to Blick for your materials, and create your poster!!  Submissions are due online no later than Friday, February 21, 2014.  For a full list of design requirements and submission guidelines, click HERE.

Be part of this unique Festival experience, and join hundreds of previous entrants from over the years in showing their love of art and music.  The public may vote for their favorite poster online at beginning February 26, or in person at Blick Art Materials on East Broughton Street beginning March 1.  All public voting ends on March 5.

There are four chances to win, with award packages for Director’s Choice, First Place, Second Place and Third Place.  Prizes are donated by Savannah Stopover Music Festival, Blick Art Materials, Creative Approach, Foxy Loxy, and Atwell’s Art & Frame.

For up to the minute updates on the Band Poster Exhibition, and all things Stopover, follow us on Facebook. Savannah Stopover Music Festival takes place on March 6-8, 2014, at venues across Downtown Savannah.  For ticket options, please click HERE.




Savannah Stopover Announces Bike Valet for the Concert in Forsyth Park on Friday, March 8!

Savannah Stopover Partners with Savannah Bicycle Campaign for Bike Valet at the of Montreal Concert in Forsyth Park on Friday, March 8.

Savannah Stopover Music Festival is excited to provide a Bike Valet for the of Montreal Concert in Forsyth Park! Savannah Bicycle Campaign will happily take your bikes and safely secure them while you enjoy the festivities in the park on Friday night, March 8, 2013.  Though the service is offered at no charge, donations are greatly appreciated!

The Savannah Bicycle Campaign is a nonprofit membership organization working to build a better Savannah through bicycling — Bicycles Make Savannah Better!

How it works:  Bike safely to Forsyth Park Friday evening, March 8, for Savannah Stopover’s Free Concert in the Park.  Be sure to use at least a front white light on your bike.  Once in Forsyth Park, find the Bike Valet area near the Forsyth Fort parking lot.  They will take your bike, secure it safely in the Bike Valet area, and will give you a ticket to get your bike back after the music ends.

The Bike Valet is a service provided courtesy of the Savannah Bicycle Campaign, however your donations  will support efforts to make Savannah a better place to bike!  Savannah Stopover hopes y’all take advantage of this great opportunity!

Savannah Stopover Announces 2013 Band Poster Exhibition Finalist Prizes!

Savannah Stopover Music Festival is proud to announce the prizes for the top entries for the third annual Band Poster Exhibition.  Savannah Stopover has teamed up with Creative Approach, Utrect Art Supplies, Atwell’s Art and Frame and Foxy Loxy to give our top entries some excellent prize packages!  Chosen finalist from all submissions will be exhibited at the Band Poster Exhibition and Opening Night Concert at the Ships of The Sea Museum on Thursday, March 7, 2013, from 6pm – 9pm.  Prizes will be awarded to the top entries chosen by the Band Poster Exhibition Jury on Opening Night!  Best of luck to all of our talented artist who are submitting posters for their favorite 2013 Stopover bands!

For more information on how to submit a Band Poster design, click HERE.

Deadline for entries is Tuesday, February 26, 2013!

Director’s Choice:
Savannah Stopover Music Festival- Two 3-Day Festival Passes
Utrect Art Supplies-  $125 Gift Certificate
Creative Approach-  $75 Gift Cetificate
Foxy Loxy-  $25 Gift Certificate

First Place:
Utrect Art Supplies-  $100 Gift Certificate
Creative Approach-  $100 Gift Certificate
Foxy Loxy-  $25 Gift Certificate

Second Place:
Atwell’s Art and Frame-  $100 Gift Certificate
Utrect Art Supplies-  $75 Gift Certificate
Foxy Loxy- $25 Gift Certificate

Third Place:
Utrect Art Supplies- $50 Gift Certificate
Creative Approach- $25 Gift Certificate
Foxy Loxy-  $25 Gift Certificate