Mayor Stephen Hagerty is seeking a talented, local young artist to design his holiday card again this year. Young Evanston artists in grades K-12 are invited to submit their artwork. Mayor Hagerty will review the designs personally and select one winner. Due to COVID-19, this year’s card will be disseminated digitally through Mayor Hagerty’s Holiday Newsletter and the City eNewsletter. The winning artist will be credited for the design. 


Artist must be an Evanston resident in grades K-12, or a student in a K-12 Evanston public, private or religious school.

Art should remain secular.

Cards should conform to a standard greeting card size (5×7 in).

Files must not exceed 50mb.

Art must be emailed to with the subject line: Mayor Holiday Card Submission/YOUR NAME.

All submissions must be received by Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.

The contest is limited to one submission per person.

For more information, please call/text 847-448-4311. For convenience, residents may simply dial 311 in Evanston.