Art competition winners will get helicopter trip

Published 09/06/2015 | 00:00

The Wexford Maritime Festival art competition winners from 2014, from left: Nhan Slevin, Elva Longeran, Katie Feeny, Emilijus Beilis, Shonagh McCourt and Stephen Bardgett.
The Wexford Maritime Festival art competition winners from 2014, from left: Nhan Slevin, Elva Longeran, Katie Feeny, Emilijus Beilis, Shonagh McCourt and Stephen Bardgett.

The Wexford Maritime Festival childrens art and colouring competitions are now open with entries to be handed into during the festival which takes place on Wexford Quay on June 20 and 21.

 The six winners will get a trip in the Coast Guard's Rescue 117 helicopter.

The Cow and Gate Kids Colouring Competition is for 4-6 year olds and the colouring sheet can be downloaded from www.wexfordmaritimefestival.ie or collected from the Wexford Lifeboat Shop on Saturdays 2-5pm. The Coast Guard Art Competition has three ages categorises, 6-8, 8-10 and 10-12 years with six winners getting a trip in the Rescue 117 Helicopter with a guardian! See in photo are the 2014 winners with their entries. All entries are to be handed into the Festivals Information tent before 3pm on Sunday 21st June with winners announced at 5pm.

Wexford People

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