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Destination Door County Launches “Art in the Door” Contest

Door County - March 8, 2023 - Destination Door County (DDC) launches its first annual “Art in the Door” contest, encouraging local artists to particpate, highlighting the beauty, and felling that Door County evokes.

The winners will each receive a $2,000 payment for the original piece, inclusion in Door County marketing throughout the year, and the opportunity to be included in our artist-focused video series.

DDC is seeking 2D artwork submissions based on a specific feeling that Door County inspires as a part of the 2023 'Feelings' creative campaign launched earlier this year. These feelings include, Serenity, Tranquil, Charmed, Enchanted, and Awe. Pieces submitted should capture the essence of the word as illustrated by the landscape, people, and ambiance of Door County.

Submissions are accepted until 11:59 PM on April 23, 2023, on Eight finalists will be selected by a discerning jury. Four winners will be selected through a public vote.

“Door County is filled with such talented artists, “said Julie Gilbert, President/CEO of Destination Door County. "We are so excited to launch this contest and tell the story of our beautiful destination through their art."

For more information about the contest visit,


Program Manager- Laura Bradley, Director of Marketing and Sales- or 920.818.1137

Download Art in the Door logo, here