You can win $250 cash, a FREE vendor booth and more with our Classic Game Fest Poster Design Contest!

Create a Classic Game Fest 2019 poster and win $500 value in amazing prizes! Official rules and prizes are below. Please review the rules before submitting a draft. First draft due Jan. 15, 2019 and the final draft is due on Jan. 30, 2019.

Email with any questions, inquiries or to submit for entry. Good luck!

One Grand Prize Winner will receive:

$250 Cash Prize

FREE Corner Booth at CGF 2019 with main aisle placement

Special recognition during CGF Weekend

3 Runner Ups will also receive:

$100 vendor booth credit to Classic Game Fest 2019

OFFICIAL RULES: One entry per person. Poster submissions must contain the following: 11 x 17 dimensions, retro video game theme, Classic Game Fest logo, show dates/times/Place (July 27 -28, 2019 Palmer Event Center, Austin, TX), the phrase “Biggest retro gaming event in Texas”, website (, #classicgamefest with Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram logos, ticket prices (VIP Weekend Pass – $25.00 advance/$30.00 at the door, Single Day Saturday – $20.00 advance/$25.00 at the door, Single Day Sunday – $10.00 advance/$15.00 at the door, and kids under 12 are free with adult pass purchase), and show attractions list: “Freeplay arcades & consoles, costume contest, live video game music, over 100+ vendors, retro game tournaments, game buyback station, retro game repairs, video game museum and special guests/panels”. Theme details and color scheme are optional but motif and colors highlighted in the above image are preferred. Do NOT use any copyrighted characters, logos, etc (ex. Mario, Sonic the Hedgehog, etc.). First draft (color or black & white) is due on January 15, 2019 and must be emailed to Finalists will be picked and will each win a $100 vendor booth credit to Classic Game Fest 2019. Finalists final entries are due on January 30, 2019 and must be full color and “print ready”. One grand prize winner will be picked in February and will receive a $250 cash prize, a free corner vendor booth with main aisle placement to Classic Game Fest 2019 ($250 value),  and special recognition during Classic Game Fest 2019. All entries become the property of Classic Game Fest and may be used exclusively by Classic Game Fest in advertising to promote the event.