Contests & Activites

2018 Contests and Activities

Have an artistic streak that you would like to show off to an audience of 25,000+ people?  Your Earth Day event has created several activities and contests to encourage creative exploration and expression for all ages. From photography to painting and drawing, from science to poetry, Earth Day has something for everyone.

Many of these activities and showcases include prizes just for entering, and all winners receive grand prizes! As well as features in newsletters and social media. Enter these activities as a great way to participate in the event. Show your support and perspective on this unique world holiday. Earth Day has such a broad significance and meaning to everyone, so we certainly encourage the utmost creativity in the interpretations of an “Earth Day” piece.


Creative Writing & Poetry Read – All entries will be posted to a public board for public reading and enjoyment, and finalists will be selected for reading on stage at the event. A program of The Artists’ Grove. Submission Form and More Info Here!


Poster Art Showcase – From the Artists Grove, a traditional arts contest with a special theme! Show your unique interpretation of Many Cultures, Clean & Green Technologies, or The Natural World. More info Here. 


Earth Innovations Science Fair – Individual students, classes, clubs or schools may contact us to submit their projects and compete for cash and other interesting prizes. For More info click here.


Photo Sharing Contest – You’re taking a ton of photos anyway, so select the best ones and share them with us. Use #RenoEarthDay2018 on social media to enter and win shout outs and prizes.

Numerous local businesses, exhibitors and sponsors have donated prizes to the event. Engaging in your Earth Day Event and discovering a world of ways to be involved, learning more and experiencing new things.