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Christmas Tree Forest Opening at IMAS

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Annual Christmas Tree Forest
Nostalgic Christmas in the 60’s and 70’s
November 23, 2019 – January 5, 2020

The challenge for this year’s Christmas Tree Forest is to delve into the past and learn what it was like during these two decades. Focus on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics) can produce ideas such as: space exploration, music, inventions, toys, movies, advances in medicine, architecture, etc. Let your imagination take over.

Please choose a theme that is in keeping with the Christmas message of peace and goodwill to all.

PRIZES: $200, $150, $100 for 1st , 2nd, and 3rd in each age category.

Please complete the form and submit via mail, fax, or in person by 5 pm, Monday, October 28, 2019.

INFORMATION and ENTRY FORMS:

Christmas Tree Forest

CALENDAR:
Entry deadline: Mon. Oct. 28th
Set-up: Nov. 21st, 22nd, 23rd
Judging: Mon., Dec. 2nd
Awards: Sun., Dec. 8th
Take down: Jan. 4, 5, 6

GUIDELINES:
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Decorations must be handmade for award consideration.
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Floor decorations should not extend past the 50”diameter of the tree.
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Please do not use food or perishable decorations.
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One tree per class or club.
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Children or young people from the age category must be involved in making the decorations if the tree is entered in a child or youth category.
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The museum will provide a 6-7 ft. artificial tree with stand for each entrant. Trees may not be flocked or sprayed. White lights provided. No additional lights or electronics please.
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Decorations must be secured to tree with flower wire.
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Decorations not retrieved on takedown days will be disposed of by museum staff.
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No organic materials or materials of animal origin such as twigs, seeds or fur.
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No copyrighted characters.
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No tinsel.
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Please bring your own step ladder.

For more information please contact:
Yerenett Ceballos, (956)681-2800 or at yceballos@theimasonline.com

Details

Date:
November 23
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://theimasonline.org/welcome/

Venue

International Museum of Art & Science
1900 Nolana Avenue
McAllen, TX 78504 United States
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Phone:
(956) 682-0123
Website:
http://theimasonline.org/

Organizer

International Museum of Arts & Science
Phone:
http://theimasonline.org/
Email:
info@theimasonline.com
Website:
http://theimasonline.org/