Contest starts January 7, 2020
Calling all Kids!
2020 Banner Contest Theme
Create your banner design showing your favorite idea of Jungle Life (Monkeys, Palm Trees, Elephants and more!)
Contest open to students in grades K-8
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
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.
Large graphic shapes and solid colors
work best for banner designs.
Colored markers work best
for design submissions.
See sample at left.