The Santa Monica Pier Restoration Corporation is calling on student, amateur and professional designers to submit their vision for the 26th Annual Twilight Dance Series in a poster contest.

The winning design will become the primary communications piece for the summer concert series at the Santa Monica Pier, used in display advertising, posters, flyers, banners and more.

All entries are due at the pier’s office by Friday, March 12th.

The artist who creates the winning design will receive $750. In addition, the winner will receive a VIP package for the summer including a backstage pass to the series.

All designs will be displayed on the Santa Monica Pier inside the Carousel Building from March 26th through April 23rd to recognize the efforts of all the entrants. This year’s winner will be chosen via a secure Internet poll on Visitors to the site will only be able to vote one time, for one poster. Voting will take place throughout mid-March and early April.

Contest rules, design specifications and entry forms are available at

Information, (310) 458-8786.