Calling all Kids!
2019 Banner Contest Theme
Create your banner design showing your favorite idea of Ocean Life
(Fish, Coral, sea creatures and more!)
Contest open to students in grades K-8
Entry deadline: Friday, February 1, 2019
Held in the heart of the Galveston Downtown Cultural Arts District, the festival stretches for three blocks along Postoffice Street in downtown Galveston Island, Texas. The Grand Kids Festival offers three outdoor stages, an indoor stage (at The Grand), a storytelling tent, over a dozen activity areas, over forty activity booths as well as food and beverage booths.
Submit Entries to:
The Grand 1894 Opera House
2020 Postoffice Street,
Galveston Island, Texas 77550
For additional information on
The Grand Kids Festival and
the Banner Design Contest, please call:
Sarah Piel at 409-770-5066
Three Winners (1st, 2nd, 3rd) will be selected from each Grade category
Grade K-2 Grade 3-4
Grade 5-6 Grade 7-8
All Winners from each grade category will paint their designs on actual banner material for display on Postoffice Street.
All winners receive
A complimentary Grand Kids Festival t-shirt
10 notecards featuring their design recreated on cards
(additional cards may be purchased)
Winning design banners exhibited at the March 9, 2019
ArtWalk at The Grand.
Large graphic shapes and solid colors
work best for banner designs.
Colored markers work best
for design submissions.