2018 American Advertising Awards – Call for Entries


Hold onto your joysticks—it’s game time in San Diego. And just like in our favorite arcades, challengers are flocking from all over the city in hopes of seeing their name appear in the top spot. Check the couch cushions for quarters and get your submissions in for the ultimate game: the 2018 San Diego ADDYs.

Entries are officially open, so get ready to put your XP, melee combos and power-ups to the test against the competition. You have until February 2nd to submit, with a late entry window closing February 9th—for an extra $20 per entry.

Whether you’re a legend of the ADDYs arcade or if this is your first time at the controls, you can download the below documents to help with the submission process.

Entry categories, guidelines and key dates

How to Submit & FAQ’s

Extended categories list

Not an SDX member? Sign up today to save $30 on each entry, as well as discounted tickets to The Raid on February 16th and Gala on March 16th.

If you want to be the hero, you gotta take on the Boss. May the best players win.

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