Knox Asian Festival poster contest deadline extended

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The sixth annual Knox Asian Festival's poster contest deadline has been extended to April 30th.

Graphic artists have the chance to not only be featured at the festival, but win prize money also. First place wins $250, second gets $100 and third walks away with $50.

To enter, artist must submit a digital copy to the festival's submission page.

This year's Knox Asian Festival celebrates the Year of the Pig. The festival will be at World's Fair Park August 25th from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Admission is free to the public.