Cooper-Young Garden Contest

Facebook Photo Contest • April 1, 2017-April 15, 2017

Show your community pride and help us beautify the neighborhood for our Second Annual Garden Walk. All Cooper-Young residents and businesses are invited to enter the Creative, Colorful Container Garden Contest.

Love Plants? Like to garden but don’t have a lot of space? Enjoy being creative? Here’s your chance to help beautify our neighborhood for the upcoming garden walk with your creative designs.

Enter the Inaugural Annual Cooper-Young Garden Club — Outdoor, Creative, Colorful Container Garden Contest! This contest is open to all residents and businesses of Cooper-Young.

  • Choose a container——any size, store bought, recycled or creative re-use.
  • Fill with stones for drainage and add potting soil.
  • Choose plants with similar light and water needs
  • Take a photo of it
  • Fill out entry form (below) and submit photo
  • Be sure to display your container outside so everyone can enjoy!

The photo without name will be posted on the Cooper-Young Garden Club Facebook page. The photos with the most votes in each category wins. Be sure to share on Facebook. Categories are youth, residents, and businesses. Number of prizes given for each category is based on the number of entries received.

The Best of Show winner receives:

  • Two free tickets to the Cooper-Young Garden Walk
  • Garden-themed traveling trophy
  • A yard sign
  • Gift certificate to a local business
  • Lamplighter article and picture
  • Bragging rights!

The wonderful prizes are donated by Urban Earth Garden Center, Cooper-Young Garden Club, and CYCA.