DESIGNERS: create the official 2015 PrideFest t-shirt!

Our 2014 winning design, created by Adam Wellsfry.

Our winning entry for 2014, created by designer Adam Wellsfry.

Now through 11:59 P.M. on Friday, May 1,  we are accepting your entries for the official souvenir t-shirt of PrideFest Milwaukee 2015!

How does the contest work?

  • Consult the Official Contest Rules.
  • Complete the Official Contest Entry Form.
  • Email your submission, including entry form and image, to
  • This year, we are giving all designers TWO WEEKS to submit designs before voting begins.
  • All submissions received by 11:59 P.M. on FRIDAY, May 1 will be considered in the competition.
  • On SATURDAY, May 2, all submissions will be added to the PrideFest Milwaukee Facebook on that date for review and voting.
  • Our community will then have TWO WEEKS  to vote on their favorite design.
  • All voting ends SUNDAY, May 17.
  • On MONDAY, May 18, the winner will be awarded, announced and notified.
  • On June 5, the winning limited edition, limited run souvenir t-shirt will go on sale — at PrideFest Milwaukee 2015!

Please note that you are designing a image to be used on a single-sided, centered screen-printed, short-sleeve standard t-shirt.

We are unable to accept designs that require customized shirt styles.

Looking for inspiration?  Check out the 2013 Souvenir T-Shirt Contest Photo Album and 2014 Souvenir T-Shirt Contest Photo Album.

Our winning design for 2013, compliments of designer Timmy Wiverstad

Our winning design for 2013, compliments of designer Timmy Wiverstad

We can’t stress this enough:   ALL ENTRIES MUST INCLUDE A COMPLETED AND SIGNED ENTRY FORM.  We can’t accept your design without it.

The Grand Prize Design Contest winner will receive a prize package valued at $500, including two VIP Weekend passes, three commemorative t-shirts featuring their design, and a PrideFest Milwaukee swag bag containing a few extra surprises!

Our 2015 t-shirt designer will also be invited onstage during our PrideFest Milwaukee opening ceremonies on Friday, June 5 at 6:30 P.M.

Jump-start your creative engines. Mobilize your voting community. Embrace your inner artist.

Let the imagination begin!