2023 Best of NOCO Cover Contest

By: Staff

Design our Best of NOCO issue cover!

This year, NOCO Style would like to showcase the artwork of local creatives by giving you a chance to design our Best of NOCO annual resource guide cover that will be released December 1, with the results of our 2023 survey. Use your unique style to create a cover that showcases the things you love most about Northern Colorado and the people and businesses that make it such an amazing place to live.

ALL mediums welcome!!

Get your paintbrushes, cameras, pastels, calligraphy pens and computers ready! We encourage artists of every medium and style to participate. Best of NOCO is our annual online survey where the community votes for their NOCO favorites in over 200 categories!

The contest opens September 1, 2023 and closes October 15, 2023, 11:59 p.m.


What is Best of NOCO?

Readers’ Choice Best of NOCO is and annual survey where the community gets to vote for all of their favorite local businesses in NOCO. There are over 200 categories to vote for!
You can vote here until September 15th.


Rules of the cover contest:

  1. Art must be submitted by October 15, 2023, at 11:59 p.m. to be considered
  2. Cover art must include the text “Best of NOCO” and/or the Readers’ Choice Best of NOCO logo (provided below).
  3. Please use the dimensions provided below to ensure the correct size.
  4. Must be able to submit a high-quality photo and/or scan of your artwork if created non-digitally
    • ie. High resolution, full-size (8.875”h x 7.835”w) or larger, 300 dpi.
  5. Limit 1 entry per person
  6. No AI-generated artwork


What’s in it for you?

  1. The winner will receive $250 in cash
  2. Two tickets to the Readers’ Choice Best of NOCO party on November 30, 2023, 6:00 p.m.
  3. Exposure of your work to our 112,000 print readers as well as our 70,000 email subscribers
  4. Our top 10 favorites will be posted to our website at nocostyle.com
  5. Bragging rights


How to enter:

Submit your artwork via the button below, by October 15, 2023 at 11:59 p.m.

Please email maya@nocostyle.com with any questions.