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The Carroll County Arts Council welcomes anyone with a sweet sense of humor and artistic skill to enter a Peeptastic creation in our 11th Annual PEEPshow.

We’ll accept dioramas, sculpture, mosaics, photography, paintings, videos, and computer generated art that feature PEEPS® as their primary subject matter or artistic medium. Entries do not have to be comprised solely of PEEPS® or edible materials, just as long as it is clearly PEEPS® themed.

All entries must be pre-registered.
Late or unregistered entries will not be accepted.


Entry Drop Off Dates

Wednesday, March 21 - 10am - 4pm
Thursday, March 22 - 10am - 7pm
Friday, March 23 - 10am - 4pm
Saturday, March 24 - 10am – 4pm

Oversized Entry Drop Off Dates

Monday, March 19 – By Appointment Only
Tuesday, March 20 – By Appointment Only

Video Entry - must be uploaded to DropBox no later than

Friday, March 16 - 3 pm

Entry Guidelines

  • One entry per household, community group, or business - no exceptions.
  • Entries must be no larger than 24 inches in any direction.
  • Entries must be engineered so that they can be easily moved and not require attachment to walls, ceiling, etc.
  • Entries may not contain hazardous materials, living plants or animals, liquids, loose soil, gravel, sand, glitter, or other materials prone to spilling.
  • Kids are welcome to enter – but be sure they have “engineering help” from an adult.
  • CCAC is not be responsible for maintaining entries during the event. This event receives 20,000+ visitors so interactive displays intended to be handled are strongly discouraged.
  • This is a fun show for a family audience….so leave the mudslinging and name calling behind and play nice. The CCAC executive committee reserves the right not to display an entry if it is deemed offensive, controversial, or poorly constructed.
  • CCAC reserves the right to alter or remove entries from display based on guest complaints, damage, or deterioration.
  • If you do not want your creation back, we will offer it for sale and collect all proceeds.
  • All unsold entries must be picked up immediately following the awards ceremony on April 10 or Wednesday, April 11 from 10am - 5pm. ALL entries not picked up by the posted pickup date will be disposed of at the CCAC's discretion.
  • By submitting your entry you agree to allow the CCAC and Just Born Inc. to use your name and/or images of your entry in print, online publicity materials, and merchandise.

Oversized Entry Guidelines

  • Must be pre-approved - Those decorators with professional engineering talents and bigger budgets may request permission to submit an entry larger than 24” in any direction by contacting Sandy Oxx, 410-848- 7272 in advance to discuss your design plans and dimensions.
  • Must be delivered Monday, March 19 or Tuesday, March 20. Please make a delivery appointment with Sandy Oxx.

Video Entry Guidelines

  • Must be submitted via DropBox. Format Requirements: Frame speed-29.97 frames per second; Frame Size 1080p (or HD 1920 x 1080); Saved File Extension .mp4 or .mov.
  • Must be uploaded no later than Friday, March 16 - 3 pm
  • For formatting or delivery questions, contact Aaron at the Community Media Center, 410-386- 4415.


Awards will be given in the following categories:

  • “Audience Favorite” awards for the top five entries that earn the most in-person visitor votes.
  • “Online Favorite” awards for the top five entries that receive the most online votes.
  • “Grand Prize” award winner will be determined by combining in-person and online votes.
  • “Favorite Video” award will be determined by in-person visitor votes only; video entries will not be included in the online voting contest.
  • “Artistic Achievement” awards will be determined by Arts Council staff.

Only the top 10 entries will have their total vote counts announced and published. Vote counts for others will not be recorded or published.

All decorators are invited to the awards ceremony on Tuesday, April 10 at 6:30 pm where all winners will be announced and prizes awarded.

PEEPS® and the PEEPS® chick and bunny shapes are trademarks of Just Born, Inc., Bethlehem, PA 18017. © 2018. All Rights Reserved. Used with permission by the Carroll County Arts Council.



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