VOTING BEGINS 5/31 and ENDS 6/4!
Click on the Contestant’s NAME
Read & Click the “VOTE” Button for your pick!  Votes will be tallied and announced during the Superman Celebration.

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  • Please send your essay entry to: 41st Annual Superman Celebration, Attn: Who Is Your Super Hero Essay Contest? PO BOX 188, Metropolis IL 62960

  • Essay can be up to 250 words

  • Categories are 5th Grade and 6th Grade, and 7th Grade and 8th Grade

  • The top 5 essays will be announced online on May 27th with online votes beginning May 28th through June 3rd.

  • The OFFICIAL Winner will be announced DURING the 41st Annual Superman Celebration, June 6th – 9th, 2019 in Metropolis, IL

  • PLEASE LIST YOUR NAME & GRADE ON THE BACK OF THE SUBMISSION, along with a contact email or phone number.

  • WINNER RECEIVES: Commemorative Swag Bag, Certificate & Ribbon, $50 in Metro Bucks, photo submission to The Metropolis Planet and local media coverage