2017 Fourth Grade Student Art Contest
In celebration of the National Park Service Centennial, the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area invites students in the surrounding school systems of McCreary and Wayne County, Kentucky and Scott, Fentress, Morgan, and Pickett Counties, Tennessee to earn their Every Kid in a Park Pass.
As part of the commitment to protect our nation’s unique outdoor spaces and ensure that every American has the opportunity to visit and enjoy them, the Every Kid in a Park initiative allows fourth graders nationwide to go to www.everykidinapark.gov and obtain a pass for free entry for them and their families to more than 2,000 federally managed lands and waters nationwide for an entire year starting September 1, 2015.
SUBMISSION & DEADLINE
Entries must be received no later than April 3, 2017. Entries may be dropped off at or mailed to the Park Headquarters Office.
Big South Fork NRRA
4564 Leatherwood Rd
Oneida, TN 37841
Attn: 4th Grade Art Contest
SELECTION & EXHIBIT PROCEDURES
Selected entries will be unveiled at the Bandy Creek Visitor Center during the 17th annual Spring Planting and Music Festivalon April 29, 2017. Visitors may vote on a “People’s Choice Award” and the winning art entries will remain displayed at the Bandy Creek Visitor Center, and will be displayed on the park's official website, social media pages, and other venues.
All fourth grade students submitting an entry will earn a voucher in which they can redeem at park for an Every Kid in a Park pass!