Whitman at 200 is collaborating with Philadelphia Brewing Company for a nontraditional take on a Walt Whitman Look-Alike Contest, Saturday, April 13th at 3:30pm (drink specials from 3pm – 6pm). In celebration of the 200th birthday of “America’s poet of democracy” in 2019, this event will crown the individual who best captures Whitman in both body and spirit.
All are encouraged to participate regardless of age (21+), race, sex, or gender identity. Judging will be based on the following categories:
1) Best Costuming
2) Trivia/General Knowledge
3) Poetry Recitation
4) Pitch – why should you win?
The winner will receive a prize from Philadelphia Brewing and become a representative of the Whitman at 200 project.
Click here to register to compete.