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“Hats In Bloom” Floral Hat Exhibit and Contest at Old City Hall in Bordentown City
May 14, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pmFree
2nd Annual “Hats In Bloom” Exhibit and Contest at Old City Hall. Contest open to adults, children (ages 6-12), garden club groups, artists and crafters. Floral/Fauna hats are created by contestants and placed on display at Old City Hall during the 20th Annual Iris Festival and Art Show on Saturday, May 14. There is a $5.00 Application Fee for adults and groups; $2.00 for Kids to enter the contest. There are 5 Categories for a chance to win a monetary prize: $100 for Best In Show, and 4 category winners will receive $25 … the categories are: Best Kid Entry, The Iris Hat, The Over-the-Top Hat; and Most Original Idea. Hats are designed and can be created using living flowers and fauna, even vegetable plants and herbs. Judges will score each hat in bloom entry in all 5 categories and award higher point values to the hats created with real flowers & plants but artificial flowers are acceptable. Visitors will be able to cast one ballot for their favorite “Best In Show” Contact Vicki Gaudier for an application and “Hats In Bloom” prospectus at 609-203-0541.