Winter Games 40 Concept Contest

It’s hard to believe that winter is on the mind when we are in the midst of such beautiful spring weather, but the Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber is already looking ahead to the 40thAnnual University of Okoboji Winter Games. The Winter Games Committee is seeking design concept ideas for this year’s games scheduled for January 23-26, 2020. The design concept will be utilized on all Winter Games merchandise as well as print advertising, entry forms, social media, mailings, and website promotions.


Design Concepts should be:

  • easily screen printed and embroidered
  • in a high-resolution JPG or EPS format
  • gender neutral
  • no more than three colors
  • submitted to kiley@okobojichamber.comby April 26th, 2019 at 5 PM for consideration


The concept contest creates an opportunity to showcase and utilize locals and their talents, showcase their vision of this community event, and provides heightened exposure for the designer whose logo is selected. If necessary, the final concept logo will be polished by a professional graphic artist.


To view past Winter Games design concepts, visit  The winner will be selected by the U of O Winter Games Committee and will be announced with recognition and receive $50 in Chamber Bucks and two articles of U of O Winter Games apparel of their choice.


Please contact Kiley Zankowski at the Iowa Great Lakes Area Chamber with any questions or with design submissions.