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Alaskans invited to submit art in Hard Rock Cafe contest

By KTVA CBS 11 News 12:40 PM November 20, 2013

Artists will compete for a chance to have their design featured on a limited edition Hard Rock Cafe Anchorage t-shirt

ANCHORAGE – Calling all artists! You have a chance to have your artwork featured on a t-shirt for the new Hard Rock Cafe in Anchorage.

The restaurant won’t open its doors until spring 2014, but a contest portion of the grand opening started Wednesday.

Alaskan artists are invited to submit their work for a chance to have it put on a limited edition t-shirt and pin. Designs should feature local music, musicians or instruments, as well as distinguishing aspects of Anchorage itself.

General Manager Scott Brokaw said Hard Rock has done this contest in Europe, but this is the first time it’s been in a U.S. city.

“We want to really get involved with the local community, and we want to have the local artists really have a stamp on our grand opening for sure,” Brokaw said.

Entries must be submitted by Dec. 6. For more information click here.

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