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Contests

Post Your Pics Contest

Upload and tag your photos/videos during the Ball to our Facebook page or
Instagram Page, during or after the Ball –
we’ll be giving away a pair of tickets to the next Ball for the
best pic/video from the event
through each page following the event!

Swing Dance Contest

Tap in style, just get out and dance when we announce the contest, no registration needed.

Winning couple receives 2 tickets to the next 1940’s Ball and a 1940’s Ball merch bag!

ANNOUNCING MR. AND MRS. VINTAGE US!

Calling all vintage style lovers! Be our 2018 king and queen, win some great prizes and the 2018 title of Mr. and Ms. Vintage US!  This year our Authentic Attire Contest and our Pin Up Contest have been merged into one magnificent Mr. & Ms. Vintage US Contest! No need to be a pin up, you just need to be a 1940’s style aficionado and get up on the main stage !  Entries will be on-site, details below!

Rules:
1.) Must be 18 years or older
2.) Must be dressed in era-appropriate (STRICTLY 1940’s, NOT 1950’s) attire (re-productions are acceptable however authentic vintage is preferred and will be judged higher).
3.) We will accept up to 40 entries for the parade across the stage at 6:15pm. Registration table is next to our merch booth on the map.  You must register by 6pm.
4.) 4 male and female finalists will be chosen from the parade by our judges to compete in the main stage contest at 9:30pm.
5.) Only those who have not already won a 1st place title can compete.
JUDGING CRITERIA
(1) Authenticity of outfit and accessories
(2) Authentic hair, make-up and walk
(3) Poise & personality
DISCLAIMER:

By entering the Mr and Ms Vintage Contest you agree to the following terms: The time, manner and method of judging shall be solely within the discretion of the Ball Management and judging team and will be final. Contestants must have good sportsmanship and any behavior to the contrary are grounds for removal from competition henceforth.  Our judges are not allowed to work with contestants in any way in preparation for the contest, please do not ask them to do so. Contestant releases the right, title and claim of any photography/videography that may be taken for future marketing purposes.

PRIZES:
Grand Prize:
Mr. & Miss Vintage US sash and crown
One of a kind 1940’s inspired gown by celebrity designer Gino Veraldi
Vintage Photography session with Vintage Beauty Photography
Vanity Dollz Prize package including crown, goody bag and retro-replication styling
Buffalo Exchange – $50 gift certificate (female)
Ryan Dykstra Records – $100 gift card (male)
1940’s Ball prize bag including tickets to the 1940’s WWII Era Ball
1st Runner Up:
Buffalo Exchange – $50 gift certificate (female)
Ryan Dykstra Records – $100 gift card (male)
1940’s Ball prize bag including tickets to the 1940’s WWII Era Ball
2nd Runner Up:
The Ritz Gift Bags
1940’s Ball prize bag including tickets to the 1940’s WWII Era Ball
3rd Runner Up:
Denver Botanic Gardens 4 family admissions
1940’s Ball prize bag including tickets to the 1940’s WWII Era Ball
JUDGES:
Celia Morrissey (Nightlight Digital)
Cha Cha Romero (Vanity Dollz)
Karen Wibrew (1940’s/WII Era Historian)
Delicious Ruckus (International Pin Up Model/Founder of Pin Ups for Charity)
Contact:
Phone:  (720) 924-1945