About the Contest

WHO:       H-E-B, The Junior League of Corpus Christi, the Art Museum of South Texas, and 30 area school groups/organizations

WHAT:     Register your school group to compete in the 14th Annual A Reading Wonderland Tree-Decorating Contest

WHEN:     Nov. 13, 14, 15 (10am-6pm), Nov. 16 (10am-8pm), Nov. 18 (10am-7pm) to decorate trees; Dec. 9 (10am-3pm) for Free Holiday Family Day

WHERE:   The Art Museum of South Texas

WHY:        To give students, teachers and families in the Coastal Bend the opportunity to foster a love of reading and to promote critical thinking and creativity through exploration of award-winning literature and illustrations.



All interested parties must be affiliated with a Coastal Bend area school or homeschool organization such as a particular classroom or grade level, a boy or girl scout troop, student council, etc.

Contest Guidelines

Submit Your Entry

Please submit your entry using the form below. An email confirmation will usually be sent immediately but no later than the next BUSINESS day of receipt. Please follow up if you have not received a confirmation within 1 business day. Please do not assume that your entry was received as email servers can malfunction unknowingly. Any school withdrawing from the contest will need to contact the Museum at 361.825.3504 or AMSTed@tamucc.edu by 10/20/23.

NOTE: All spots have been filled. Thank you for your interest.




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