Enter the Telling Tales Bookmark Contest!

Create a bookmark

Here’s your chance to win fabulous prizes! Use your imagination and creativity to show us how you and your family explore your world.

Who can enter?

The contest is open to children from 3 to 14 years old. There are eight prizes to be handed out in total! Two prizes will be given out in each of the following age categories:

  • 3 to 4 years
  • 5 to 6 years
  • 7 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years

How do I get an entry form?

Simply pick up your entry form at:

Then get out your crayons and markers to create a bookmark that illustrates how you and your family explore your world. We hope you have fun creating your very own bookmark!

Where do I take my finished bookmark?

Drop off your masterpiece at one of these locations:

All entries will become the property of Telling Tales.

What’s the deadline?

All entries must be submitted by Monday, August 1, 2016.

How do I know if I won?

Winners will be notified by telephone and will be awarded their prize at a very special ceremony at the Telling Tales Festival on Sunday, September 18, 2016 at Westfield Heritage Village in Rockton, Ontario.

Top entries will be showcased in advance at the Hamilton Public Library and on the day of the festival.

Looking for inspiration? Here are the 2015 bookmark contest winners:

Leisla, Age 3-4 category

Leisla, Age 3-4 category

Efthimia, Age 5-6 category

Efthimia, Age 5-6 category

Alessia, Age 7-9 category

Alessia, Age 7-9 category

Muhammad, Age 10-14 category

Muhammad, Age 10-14 category