The entry period is now open for the 2022 Rain Barrel Art Project. Entries will be accepted until January 21st. The Rain Barrel Art Project is designed to educate people on environmental issues like storm water runoff, watersheds and water conservation. Participants of all ages, and groups of all sizes are welcome to submit an entry for the Rain Barrel Art Project.
2022 Project Timeline - Tentative
November 9, 2021 to January 21, 2022 - Entry Period
January 24 to January 26 - Selection Period
January 28 - 2022 Artist Selection Released
February 5, 10am- Noon - Artist Workshop and Rain Barrel Pick Up @ Cincinnati Zoo
February 6 to March 25 - Painting Period
Rain Barrel Drop Off Details are TBD
April 1 to April 21 - Rain Barrels Displayed @ The Cincinnati Zoo
April 10- April 21 - Rain Barrel Art Online Auction
April 21 - Artist Reception @ Cincinnati Zoo
To learn more about the Rain Barrel Art Project and to complete phase one of the entry process, click here.
The Stormwater Field Day is BACK! Joining us on September 23rd to learn how developers and contractors can meet sediment erosion control and storm water BMP requirements that protect local waterways. This day-long workshop will include demonstrations of BMPs led by experts eager to answer questions and share their knowledge.
Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021
Early Bird Registration Opens Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Early Bird Registration Closes Friday, August 20, 2021
Registration Closes Monday, September 20, 2021
Early Bird Registration Cost: $ 40 Promo Code - STORM
Student Discount: $ 25 Promo Code - STUDENT
Student ID will be required at check in.
(includes, refreshments and river boat lunch cruise)
101 Riverboat Row
Newport, KY 41071
We are excited to announce that all the barrels are now on display at the Cincinnati Zoo. This year, just like every other, we have a ton of great barrels. The use of color, glitter and metallic paint makes each barrel one of a kind. The eBay auction for the Rain Barrel Art Project Auction starts on April 20th at 6pm and concludes on April 30th at 6pm. Click here on or after April 20th to place your bid.
April 15, 2021, 10am - 12pm
Attendees are able to earn Professional Development Hours (PDH's).