Saving My Alachua


Welcome to the 2024 Annual Saving My Alachua Environmental Art Contest. All Alachua County students enrolled in public, private, or home school grades K-12 are encouraged to create an artwork depicting their passion and ideas for being better stewards of our local environment. 

Ribbons will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each grade category for K through 8th grade, and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in the High School category. Selected winners will be featured in the 2024 Saving My Alachua Calendar. All winning artwork will be displayed beginning April 2024.


Learn more about the 2024 contest.


View previous contest winners on our Facebook page.​


Previous Calendar Winners

Below is a selection of winners from previous calendars.

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Important Dates

  • December 2023 - 2024 Calendars available and new contest announcement 
  • February 9, 2024 - Deadline for contest entries
  • March 2024 - Winner Announcements
  • April 2024 - BoCC Recognition
  • November 2024 - 2025 Calendars available​



  • Entries can be mailed or hand delivered to:
    Alachua County Environmental Protection Department
    408 W. University Ave, Suite 106
    Gainesville, FL 32601

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