The Park Street Art & Wine Faire takes place later this month. To encourage kids to show off their artistic creativity, businesses in the Park Street Business District are putting together coloring contests. Here are details for two of the contests:
“Draw Your Pet” Picture Contest
All children are invited to enter Dog Bone Alley’s annual “Draw Your Pet” Picture Contest! Draw a picture of your pet and you may win a prize!
One winner will be selected in each of the following age groups: 6 and under, 7 to 9, 10 and older. Each winner will receive a $15 gift certificate to Dog Bone Alley and a $10 gift certificate to Tucker’s Ice Cream.
Drawings should be no larger than 11″ X 14″. Please clearly write the child’s name, age and your e-mail address or phone number on the back of the picture so that the judges may notify the winning entries! (One entry per child, please. Must be under 18 years of age to enter.) Bring the picture to Dog Bone Alley (1342 Park Street) by Wednesday, July 24.
Dog Bone Alley website: www.dogbonealley.com
Christine’s Classic Car Coloring Contest
Strap on your seatbelt and grab your crayons! Lee Auto Supply and Subpar Miniature Golf are sponsoring a Classic Car Coloring Contest. With over 15 cool cars to choose from, kids can show their enthusiasm for things on wheels.
The contest is open to children 12 years and younger. Five winners will be selected in each of the following age groups: 6 and under, 7–9 years, and 10-12 years. Prizes include free rounds of miniature golf and an assortment of car toys.
Official entry forms are available at both of the business locations and must be returned no later than 4:00pm on Friday, July 26. (Please, only one entry per child.)
Lee Auto Supply, 1525 Park Street
Subpar Miniature Golf, 1511 Park Street, www.subparminigolf.com
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Park Street Art & Wine Faire
The 29th Annual Park Street Art & Wine Faire will be held the weekend of July 27 & 28 and features over 300 arts, crafts, and food vendors; a selection of local wines and regional beers; live music on two stages; and a special kids’ area. This is Alameda’s best event of the year and is fun for the whole family!
Festival-goers can also stroll along Alameda’s vibrant and historic commercial district where local shops and restaurants will be offering specials throughout the weekend.
To learn more about what’s happening in the Park Street Business District, visit our website at www.ShopParkStreet.com/news. You can also find the “Park Street Business Association” on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.