Contest

CONGRATULATIONS, ALMA!

If you follow us on Facebook, you may have voted for our official City Christmas card – Alma from Skyview High School submitted a beautiful scene of Christmas in Nampa at night over the 11th Avenue bridge. Alma will have the honor of turning on the lights on the City's official Christmas tree this year -- join us at 5:15 p.m. on Sat., November 27 for the tree lighting!

Nampa Christmas card winner Alma

City of Nampa Creative Contest for the HolidaysMayor Kling is excited to host TWO community contests for artwork or encouraging words ahead of the holiday season. The first is for the City of Nampa's official Christmas card and the second is to fill the story walk trail at Lakeview Park. See below for more information on contest guidelines.

SUBMISSIONS DUE BY NOVEMBER 1

Complete the online submissions below or complete the form online with Adobe Acrobat or print and submit.


STORY WALK TRAIL IN LAKEVIEW PARK : "THANKFUL NAMPA"

Story Trail MAPMayor Kling is also seeking artwork or stories for the story walk trail in Lakeview Park! We would love to showcase stories, poems, pictures, drawings or other creative ways to share ways you are thankful in November.

GUIDELINES:

  • Items can be any shape, but should be no larger than 11x17 in size and flat as they will be under a plexiglass panel.
  • Items should depict in either artwork or words expressions of thankfulness.

TO SUBMIT:

Email: Submit an electronic copy to bowmana@cityofnampa.us. 

Mail/Drop Off: Deliver to the Mayor’s Office, located at Nampa City Hall (411 3rd Street South) or mail to:

Office of the Mayor
Attn: Mayor Debbie Kling
411 3rd Street South
Nampa ID 83651

You can also drop off at the Nampa Public Library or Harward Rec Center!

PLEASE INCLUDE: 

  • First and last name of the artist
  • Artist age
  • Artist grade in school, if applicable and school
  • If applicable, please include parent/guardian name, mailing address, email and phone.
  • QUESTIONS: Please direct questions to Amy Bowman at bowmana@cityofnampa.us or 208-697-1414.

    DEADLINE: Designs must be submitted by Monday, November 1, 2021, to be considered.

    SELECTION: A selection committee will vote to make as many selections as possible to fill the story trail displays. An announcement will be made by the second week of November.  Please note, we are happy to return the original artwork selected to be displayed if requested.

    Thank you, in advance, for your submission! 

    APPLY NOW >> https://www.cityofnampa.us/FormCenter/Mayor-19/Thankful-Nampa-Storywalk-Trail-Submissio-239

NAMPA'S OFFICIAL CHRISTMAS CARD CONTEST!

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is holding a design contest for the city’s official Christmas card! Students up to 18 years of age who live in Nampa are invited to submit an original piece of artwork for the contest. The creator of the winning Christmas card will receive a special gift from Mayor Kling and be publicly recognized.

ARTWORK GUIDELINES: 

    Can be landscape or portrait and be in any flat medium (paint, crayon, pencil, watercolor, etc.)
    Be up to 11x17 in size, but please note the artwork will be scanned if needed and resized to fit a 5x7 card so a 5x7 design space is recommended.
    Feature a holiday landscape or celebration; preferably one with recognizable Nampa landmarks or landscapes.

TO SUBMIT:

Website: Scroll below to fill out your submission and upload your artwork now!

Email: Submit an electronic copy of the design to bowmana@cityofnampa.us. This can be a scanned copy or a high-quality photograph of the design.

Mail/Drop Off: Deliver to the Mayor’s Office, located at Nampa City Hall (411 3rd Street South) or mail to:

Office of the Mayor
Attn: Mayor Debbie Kling
411 3rd Street South
Nampa ID 83651

You can also drop it off at the Nampa Public Library or Harward Rec Center!

PLEASE INCLUDE: 

  • First and last name of the artist
  • Artist age
  • Artist's grade in school, if applicable, and name of school
  • Parent/guardian name, mailing address, email and phone
  • If there is a description of the artwork, please include that as well.

QUESTIONS: Please direct questions to Amy Bowman at bowmana@cityofnampa.us or 208-697-1414.

DEADLINE: Designs must be submitted by Monday, November 1, 2021, to be considered.

SELECTION: A selection committee will vote to pick the winner. An announcement will be made by the second week of November.  Please note, we hope to retain the original artwork of the winner to display at Nampa City Hall. 

Thank you, in advance, for your submission! 

APPLY NOW >> https://www.cityofnampa.us/FormCenter/Mayor-19/Nampas-Christmas-Card-2021-238