Contest starts January 7, 2020

Calling all Kids!

2020 Banner Contest Theme

Jungle Life

Create your banner design showing your favorite idea of Jungle Life

(Monkeys, Palm Trees, Elephants and more!)


Entry form

Contest open to students in grades K-8

Entry deadline:
Friday, January 31, 2020


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 
    Email: kidsfest@thegrand.com

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

  • Opportunity to paint their banners

  • A complimentary Grand Kids Festival t-shirt

  • 10 notecards featuring their design recreated on cards
    (additional cards may be purchased)

  • Winning banners exhibited during the Mardi Gras Children's Parade Sunday February 23, 2020.


Entry form

Design Suggestion


Large graphic shapes and solid colors
work best for banner designs.


Colored markers work best

for design submissions.

See sample at left.

2020 Post Office St, Galveston, TX 77550

(800) 821-1894


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