Philly Brewing Co. Hosts Walt Whitman Lookalike Contest!
Philadelphia Brewing Company is teaming up with Whitman at 200to host an official Walt Whitman lookalike contest on Saturday, April 13th in celebration of the American poet and essayist’s 200th birthday!
From 3-6 pm, all are welcome to compete in this quirky and fun event to find the individual who best captures Walt Whitman in body and spirit. Participants will be judged based on: Best Costume, Trivia/General Knowledge, Poetry Recitation, and the best pitch for why you should win.
This event will crown the individual who best captures Walt Whitman in both body and spirit. Burlesque emcee, Adam Teterus, aka Flirt Vonnegut, will host the competition and will be judged based on Best Costume, Trivia/General Knowledge, Poetry Recitation, and the best pitch for why you should win. All are encouraged to participate.
Participants and attendees can enjoy pints of Philadelphia Brewing Co.’s Walt Whit for $3 all afternoon. Those interested in competing can register here.
The winner will receive two tickets to see Patti Smith and Jesse Paris Smith at The Philadelphia Museum of Art, a prize from Philadelphia Brewing Company and become a representative of the Whitman at 200 project.