Snapchat Geofilter Contest

RVA Street Art is holding a design contest to create a Snapchat Geofilter

Geofilters are location-activated designs.

Geofilters are location-activated designs.

Your design has the potential to be viewed by 12,000+ people during the weekend of the RVA Street Art Festival, held on April 21st - 24th at the Southern States Silos in Manchester. 


Think you've got what it takes?

Submission Requirements:

1. To enter, like the RVA Street Art Festival FaceBook page

2. READ & FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS: Snapchat's layout requirements. Submissions that do not meet the Snapchat requirements will be disqualified. 

3. Make sure you incorporate the words: "RVA Street Art Festival" in your design.

4. Create your design based on one of the following themes:

  • Children’s arts education
  • Uncovering RVA's artistic talent
  • Revitalizing areas of the city through the power of art

5. Email your design to with the subject line #RVAStreetArtContest, and tell us how art affected you when you were a kid, and how it's shaped you to be the artist you are today. Submissions will be accepted through Monday, April 11th until 11:59 PM.

We will then compile all the designs in a FaceBook album and voting will begin. Points will be based on the number of Likes, Loves, and Shares your design receives.

Voting will end on 11:59 on Monday, April 18th. We will announce & contact the winner the next day. Best of luck!

The winner will receive:

  • Work potentially viewed and used by 12,000+ people 
  • A blog interview of their work & process
  • Assistance putting together a real-world case study for their portfolio (a professional explanation of how their design affected our festival).

Need inspiration?

Watch our IndieGoGo Video.

Check out our Instagram.

Buzzfeed list of 30 geofilters.

Snapchat On-demand example.

Questions? Shoot us an email: