Logo Contest

***El Portal: The Village’s New Logo Contest finalists have been selected. To see the 3 finalists click on sharemediaagency.com/logo-finalists/.

Make Your Mark for The Village of El Portal

In honor of our 80th Anniversary, The Village of El Portal is conducting a countywide logo search. So get your sketchpad out because everyone has a chance to enter his or her logo design from now through January 23rd for the opportunity to be selected as one of the three finalists.

The three finalists will be announced on January 24th. At that point, El Portal’s Village Officials will make the final decision on which one of the three logos will become the new symbol of the village.

The Village of El Portal’s 3rd Annual Art Fair will be the Village’s first 2-day Art Fair event held on the 3rd and 4th day of February 2017. Both days of the Art Fair are intended to showcase the Village’s artistic flair coupled with its appreciation for its community members. The new village logo,will be unveiled during the cocktail reception on the art fair’s Grand Opening Night Friday, February 3rd at 7:30pm.

Winner Receives:

A key to the city. A Feature in the Village’s website and quarterly newsletter. And their logo becomes the Village’s new Official El Portal Seal

* Please read the Rules and Logo Guidelines before creating your logo and submitting it for review. Any logo that doesn’t meet the conditions outlined below will not be entered into the judging process.

Rules and Logo Guidelines:

* All Logo submissions must depict the following:

Village name (Village of El Portal).

Village founding date (1937).

Village bird (a peacock).

Village symbol (Wooden gates).

*Must be a Dade-County resident.

*A photocopy of your Driver License or Legal Identification Card must be submitted with your logo creation.

*One submission per person.

*No nudity or profanity can be used in your logo creation.

*Submissions must be uploaded in a high res format in either a PDF or JPG file on 8.5 x11 sheet.

*Logo creations must be submitted no later than 12:00pm (Noon) on Monday, January 23rd in order to be entered into the preliminary judging phase of the contest.

*Send your submission to pr@sharemediaagency.com with the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Current Home Address
  • Phone Number
  • Email Address
  • Copy of Driver’s License
  • Your logo Image (high res format in either a PDF or JPG file on 8.5 x11 sheet)
  • A written description of what inspired your logo creation, how you incorporated the main elements and why you picked the colors and shape of you logo.