Below you'll find our most recent art contest information, scholarship applications, and Day in the Park vendor forms.
2020 Day in the Park 5k & Fun Run Registration is OPEN
Online Registration: Click Here
Saturday, May 2, 2020 from 8:00 a.m.
Mason Park - Laurel, Mississippi
(rain or shine)
1 Mile Fun Run: $10
RACE T-SHIRT GUARANTEED TO ALL 5K RUNNERS WHO REGISTER BY APRIL 15, 2020
Fun Run participants DO NOT receive a t-shirt with registration. They may purchase one for +$10
T-Shirts are NOT guaranteed to those who register on race day. T-shirts are provided on a first come/first serve basis as supplies last.
Overall winners, male & female
Masters winners, male & female
Grand Masters winners, male & female
1st, 2nd, 3rd male & female age groups:
On Site Registration will open at 7am at the start line (Mason Park/18th Street) Cash, check or credit card accepted.
For more information about Day in the Park click here
Students from Kindergarten to 12th grade exhibit their art in a large tent at Day in the Park. Judged by local artists and art educators, the winners are given a small scholarship and ribbon.
2020 Day in the Park: Student Art Contest guidelines and entry forms are being finalized. Check back for updates.
Guidelines For Artwork:
2020 City Wide Art Contest
Theme: Animals On Adventures!
Entry Deadline: March 26, 2020
Winners Exhibit, Lauren Rodgers Museum of Art: April 24-26, 2020
Winners' Reception (Invitation Only): April 26, 2020
The Laurel Arts League, a non-profit organization devoted to encouraging and fostering the arts, is offering a scholarship to collegiate art students.
Students must be entering their junior year or above, and should submit an application by May 31, 2020.
Applications should be emailed to email@example.com.
The scholarship amount is $2,000.00, with one half to be paid each semester and will be awarded on a yearly basis.
Scholarship award criteria include: quality of work, financial need, and recommendations. The competition is open to all art students in Mississippi. Award recipients are expected to donate a piece of their work, of their choosing, to the Laurel Arts League by the close of the scholarship year.
Below you will find a copy of the scholarship application. We look forward to your applications.
Kathryn Davis, Scholarship Chair