eARTh Day Exhibition

Updated on 04/09/2019 11:07 AM

Spotlights the artwork that was submitted for our first-ever eARTh Day Exhibition. Judging is currently taking place, and winners will be announced on Monday, April 15. Then you, the public, get a chance to view all of the artwork at the free Earth Day Family Fun event on Saturday, April 20 at WDM City Hall from 10am-12pm. Make sure to check back daily to see all of the great submissions.



 Artwork will be shown in a pop-up exhibit at the EARTH DAY FAMILY FUN event hosted by the West Des Moines Parks and Recreation Department's GREEN TEAM on Saturday, April 20 from 10:00am-12:00pm at City Hall. All submitted artwork will be shared on the Parks and Recreation Department’s social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram) and website as well.

Cash prizes will be awarded for the top artwork in each of the following categories. Winners will be selected in both YOUTH and ADULT divisions.

Download the submission form here

   Photography  Painting/Drawing  Digital Composition  Written Word
 Youth Division (5-15)



$50   $50
 Adult Division (16+)  $100


 $100  $100



              February 1, 2019            Call for eARTh Day Exhibition submissions begins

              April 1, 2019                   Artwork submission due by 5pm

              April 2-14, 2019              Artwork judging takes place

              April 15, 2019                 Winning artwork announced

              April 20, 2019                 eARTh Day Exhibition held during the Earth Day Family Fun Event 

(10am-12pm at WDM City Hall)


Contact Allison Ullestad, Recreation Coordinator, at 515-222-3455 or at for further details about submitting your artwork.