Art in the Big Top

18, 19 & 20 September 2015

Come join us for 3 days of art competitions, cheese and wine, kiddies art, arts and crafts workshops and plain old fun. Included in the fun is Art demostrations and exhibitions.

Business people and Corporate people can join us for Cheese and Wine Networking Session on Friday 18 September 2015 at 14:00.

All this held at Boswell Wilkie Circus,
Plot 116 Springbok road, Randvaal

If you or your child is young enough and fall into one of these categories then enter our FREE art competition to win great prizes.

Art Competition


"What makes me happy"

Categories are:

  • Grade 00-1
  • Grade 2-4
  • Grade 5-7
  • Grade 8-12
  • Sculpture
  • Recycled into art


  • 1st Prize - R500
  • 2nd Prize - R300
  • 3rd Prize - R200

Additional Prizes include:

  • Mayor's Choice Prize
  • Merit Prizes

Closing date for the art entries is Monday 14 September 2015.

Judging for the art competition will take place on Friday 18 September 2015.

Prize giving will take place on Saturday 19 September 2015 @ 10H00.

Get an entry form by clicking here


  • 1. This competition is open to all school going children only.
  • 2. Take care not to fold or damage your entry when posting.
  • 3. A child may enter as many times as he/she wishes.
  • 4. All artworks must reach Art in the Big top offices by 14 September 2015 for judging. Late entries will not be considered.
  • 5. Entries can be sent to PO Box 351 Henley-on-Klip, 1962 or dropped off at The Boswell Wilkie Circus Springbok Road Daleside or Lifestationers at 33 Bashee Street, Three Rivers
  • 6. All artworks (except sculpture and recycled into art) must be 297mmx210mm (A4) pasted on a stiff cardboard with the completed entry pasted to the back.
  • 7. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • 8. All winners names will be published
  • 9. Prizes are not transferable.
  • 10. The entrant accepts that entry to this competition does not constitute a contract of any form of legal commitment between the entrance and the participating companies.
  • 11. The participating companies shall not be assuming liability for any ambiguity, error, oversight or omission whether negligent or otherwise which may be committed by any employee of the participating companies, their agents or associates in respect to this competition.
  • 12. All entries will become the property of Art in the big top unless other arrangements are made for collecting after the art festival.