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Great Building Showdown

BUILDING HISTORY BRICK BY BRICK July 1 - 12, 2021

Great Building Showcase | Augusta Museum of History

The Great Building Showdown (Invitation Only!) will feature 10 replicas of CSRA historic structure(s) and or landscapes made with LEGO bricks in the Central Savannah area. Each inspiration will be available through silent auction, with proceeds benefiting the programs of Augusta Museum of History. The display will be open to the public and free of charge. Each creation is eligible to win 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place. Prizes to be determined?but they will be wonderful!

The 2021 The Great Building Showdown is open to both amateur and professionals. Individuals/groups will receive 20 percent of their fee ($100) upfront and the balance will be paid upon delivery: Tuesday, June 29, 2021.

To qualify each applicant must have two years of experience building or competing. Applicants must submit examples of their past work. The Augusta Museum of History reserves the right to make adjustments to each proposed structure in order to avoid duplications.

Each entry must have an historic element/structure/ landscape of the Central Savannah

Registration and a written agreement with a project approved and accepted between the Museum and the participant will be completed by Wednesday, February 3, 2021 River Area.

Inspirations are not to exceed 4 feet in height, 4 feet in width, or 4 feet depth including the board used as a base, and must be no smaller than 3 feet in height, 3 feet in width, or 3 feet depth including the board used as a base\. We recommend using ? or ? inch plywood as a base for your entry.

For further details and a list of approved structures (participants will be able to have a 1st, 2nd and 3rd choice) contact: amh@augutamuseum.org

IMPORTANT DATES AT A GLANCE:


Applications/examples due: Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Written agreement/first payment: Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Structure drop off/final payment: Wednesday (morning), June 30, 2021

Judging: Wednesday (afternoon), June 30, 2021

Opens: Thursday, July 1, 2021

Winners announced: Thursday, July 1, 2021

Peoples Choice: Monday, July 11, 2021

Showcase closes: Sunday, July 12, 2021

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