MATTHEWS – The Matthews Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resource Department is collecting submissions through Aug. 31 for its second annual Matthews’ Finest Fido photo contest in conjunction with Pawsitively Matthews.
The winner will receive a prize package that includes a $50 gift certificate from Pet Paradise Matthews and $100 gift certificate to Pet Supermarket. A caricature of the winning pup will be placed on the Pawsitively Matthews T-shirt.
The dog’s picture will hang in Matthews Town Hall and the Matthews Community Center. The winner will also secure a spot in the 2020 Matthews Alive parade.
Applications can be found at www.matthewsfun.com. An independent panel will judge entries. The public will vote on the finalists. Voting spans Sept. 6 to 13.
Contact Amanda Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.