Art contest: Let the Earth inspire you

Published on January 06, 2022

Jan. 6, 2022 – Showcase your vision for Earth Day and win $200. Lakewood is looking for hometown artists to create the design to be used on posters, banners and other materials for the city’s annual Earth Day Celebration. The winning artist will receive $200. 

The theme for the 2022 event is “Our Part for the Planet.” Submit a design by 1 p.m. Jan. 24 at Lakewood.org/EarthDay.

Lakewood’s Earth Day Celebration will bring the community together on Saturday, April 23 with music, food, art, exhibits and activities that increase environmental awareness.  Past festival activities have included sustainable gardening demonstrations, youth poetry, bicycle valet parking, recycled arts and crafts, fitness classes, home energy efficiency demonstrations, electric car displays and information on Lakewood’s parks and Colorado’s wildlife.

Applications for vendors, food trucks and organizations wishing to share their sustainability message are also open for the event. Visit the website for details and to apply online.