‘Continue the Cool’ with local art contest


Switzerland County Tourism is asking for entries for its “Commemorative Coolest Small Town Art Contest”.

All entries must be received by Monday, May 11th by 5 p.m. at the Visitors Center, located at 128 West Main Street in Vevay.

Entries are to express the selection of Vevay by “Budget Travel Magazine” as the fourth “America’s Coolest Small Town.”

Artwork should convey what makes Vevay a cool “Rural Cool” place, or a scene that epitomizes Vevay and the area’s “coolness.” Creativity and artistic expression are encouraged.

Artists may use any medium to depict this honor. All entries must be able to translated into posters, ads, web designs and/or special labels.

There is no cost to enter and artists may enter as many times as they wish. Artists need not be from Switzerland County to participate.

For more information, call 427-3237.