|Children's Zilker Holiday Tree Art Contest
|Posted on Oct 21st, 2014
from the City of Austin Parks & Recreation Dept.
The City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department is proud to present the 2014 Zilker Holiday Tree Art Contest! Children between the ages of 5 and 10 years old may enter the contest and can use crayons, watercolors, ink, colored paper, pastels or paint to show their version of Austin’s traditional holiday symbol. Entries are now being taken and the deadline for submission is NO LATER than 5:00 pm on Monday, November 10, 2014. The public can find the rules and additional information at http://www.austintexas.gov/page/art-contest
The children’s art must show the Zilker Holiday Tree and only one entry per child is accepted. There are two divisions in the contest: Junior Division (5 – 7 year olds); and Senior Division (8 – 10 year olds). The winner of both the Junior Division and Senior Division will be helping to light the Zilker Holiday Tree on Sunday, November 30, 2014. The top three selected artworks from each age division will also be recognized at the Tree Lighting Ceremony and placed on the Parks and Recreations’ Zilker Holiday Tree artwork webpage. All entries must have a completed entry form attached and may be brought by the main Parks and Recreation office or mailed to the address below:
Parks and Recreation Department
Main Administration Office
200 S. Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX 78704
For more information, call (512) 974-6797.