Fair Book Cover Design

Prizes: 1st: $25, 2nd: $15, 3rd: $10



Thorndale Fair Book Cover Design Special

Objective: Design an original cover for the 2024 edition of the Thorndale Fair Prize book.

  • Open to all Youth 18 years and under as of December 31, 2023.
  • You must have an exhibitor's number to enter - please see the Fair Office for an Exhibitor Number
  • Entries will be accepted in the Youth Fair area within the Community Centre
  • Only 1 (one) entry per individual; entry must have a tag - DO NOT ATTACH TO ORIGINAL WITH STAPLES
  • The covers will be judged by a committee from the Fair Board.


  1. Cover to depict the 2024 Fair theme of "Cows Just Wanna to Have Fun"
  2. On white paper, letter size - 8.5"x11" (21.5cmx28cm), page must be verticle. *with 1/4" border of white space on all sides (do not draw or colour to any edge)*
  3. Picture/Pictures must be hand drawn. Bold colours are encouraged.
  4. Be sure to include the fair dates (Friday September 20 to Sunday September 22, 2024), the theme (Cows Just Wanna Have Fun), the Thorndale Fair Logo with years 1857-2024. (See previous fair book covers for examples)