2015 Zilker Holiday Tree Art Contest

The winning design from the Junior Division in 2014. Photo from the City of Austin's website.
The winning design from the Junior Division in 2014. Photo from the City of Austin's website.
The winning design from the Junior Division in 2014. Photo from the City of Austin’s website.

Calling all youth artists ages 5-10! The 2015 Zilker Holiday Tree Art Contest is open until Friday, November 13th at 5pm. Winners of both the Junior Division (5 – 7 years) and Senior Division (8 – 10 years) help light the Zilker Holiday Tree together on Sunday, November 29, 2015!

Create and enter your original version of the Zilker Holiday Tree in the Zilker Holiday Tree Art Contest. You may use crayons, watercolors, ink, colored paper, pastels or paint to show us your version of Austin’s traditional holiday symbol. Artwork must be no larger than 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Paper thickness only, please. All artwork becomes the property of the Zilker Holiday Tree Art Contest.

The top three selected artworks from each age division will be recognized at the Zilker Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony. Entries may be mailed or hand delivered to:
AdvertisementPARD – Administration Office
200 S. Lamar Blvd.
Austin, Texas 78704

Alternate arrangements for delivery may be made by contacting an event coordinator at (512) 974-6797 or by email at reservations@austintexas.gov.

Download the English entry form, which must accompany your submission, here.

About Nicole Basham 793 Articles
A native Austinite and soccer-playing mom, Nicole uses her 10-year-old son as an excuse to rediscover her hometown through his eyes. In Thoreau's words, her mission is to "suck out all the marrow of life", or in her son's words, to cultivate in him a love of "advenchers".

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

*