ACWC PEEP Show2018-04-17T18:33:21+00:00

The ACWC PEEP Show is all about creativity and fun! The event is a creative marketing tool for local businesses and a unique opportunity for artists, community organizations, and students. There is something for everyone!

The ACWC PEEP Show exhibit will be on display at the Arts Council from September 7th – 21st, 2018. Artists throughout North Carolina are invited to participate by creating a marshmallow masterpiece that represents your medium, your favorite hobby, or your favorite place to visit in our beautiful state. Your creation will be entered in the PEEP-les Choice Competition to be held at the Arts Council of Wayne County September 8th during the NC Poultry Festival.

All PEEP-tastic entries will be voted on by the public. ONE DOLLAR = ONE VOTE. Votes can be cast by texting ACWCPEEPS to 71777, clicking on the online form, or voting in person at the ACWC galleries. The marshmallow masterpieces will be on display from September 7th through September 24th. Voting ends on September 24th, 2018. 

How to Participate

Create a Marshmallow Masterpiece

l There are three categories: 3-Dimensional Sculpture, 2-Dimensional Mosaic, or Diorama.

l  Your “masterpeep” must be made of at least ONE PEEP Candy, representing your favorite hobby, place to visit, favorite team, your business, or whatever your heart desires!

l There is a $10 charge to reserve your space in the ACWC gallery and to be part of the PEEP-les Choice Competition.

l There will be a Best of Show Winner in each category.

l  There will be winning entries selected for Most Creative Title, Most Creative Use of Peeps, and Most Humorous PEEP-le. 

l  Registration forms must be submitted with entry.

l  All entries must contain at least ONE PEEP Candy (PEEPS are available online if you cannot find any in your local store.)

l  Submissions will be accepted from August 13th – August 31st, 2018. Deadline for submission is NOON on August 31st. 

l  Submissions may come from an individual, team, organization, or business. 

Sponsor an Artist to Create a Masterpiece

l  Sponsor an artist to create a 3-Dimensional Sculpture designed to reflect your business. It will be designed by the artist in consultation with you and constructed by the artist with PEEPS Brand candy and other confections from the Just Born Factory.

l Sponsorships begin at $250 and are priced based upon the number of PEEPS being used in construction.

l Your business logo will be used in all print and social media advertising for The ACWC PEEP Show Exhibit.

Sponsor an Award

l  Prizes will be awarded in several categories. Your business is invited to sponsor a winner with a cash prize in the name of your business or with product to add to a gift basket. The name of your business will be listed in the following places:

l The Prize Page of the ACWC website

l  The ACWC PEEP Show website

l All printed publicity materials for the exhibit

For More Information, Contact The Arts Council of Wayne County at 919-736-3300,          |