2009 Big River Art Contest Winners
Below are the winning entries from the 2009 Big River Journey Art Contest. Each piece of art displays the student's knowledge of and appreciation for the Mississippi River. Congratulations to all contest participants for your wonderful work.
The Big River Art Contest occurs annually, with entries due and winners chosen near to the end of the school year. The contest is open to all 4th - 6th grade students. Get more information on how to enter next year's contest.
Did You Know?
The Mississippi River is approximately three feet deep at its headwaters at Lake Itasca and has an average surface speed of 1.2 miles per hour.