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The fish-themed Chalk Art Competition asks artists of all ages to grab some chalk and head to one of our chalk art locations (or your own sidewalk or driveway), chalk out a fun, fishy themed piece of art and submit pictures of it.

THE 2021 CHALK ART CONTEST HAS FIN-ISHED. WE WILL BE CONTACTING THE WINNERS SHORTLY - THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO PARTICIPATED!!!

The Salmon Days Chalk Art Competition Jury will judge entries after Salmon Days weekend. There are 5 age categories:

  • Ages 5 and under

  • 6-8

  • 9-11

  • 12-14

  • 15 and Over


First, Second and Third place winners will be chosen from each age group and prizes will be awarded. Chalk art competition winners will be announced after Salmon Days Weekend.

Contest entry is easy!

  1. Head to one of the locations listed below, or grab your chalk and find your own patch of pavement!

  2. Chalk out a fun & fishy drawing!

  3. Take a picture of your finished artwork

  4. Fill out our entry form, attach a picture of your creation and submit it

  5. Deadline for submitting an entry is Monday, October 4th.


Judge rulings are final. Submitted artwork may be used by the Greater Issaquah Chamber of Commerce for promotion.

Here are some contest entries from last year's competition!

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9 - 11 Years Old, 1st Place

2nd Place 15 over.jpg

15+ Years Old, 2nd Place

1st Place 12 to 14 Years.jpg

12 - 14 Years Old, 1st Place

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