Open April 1, 2024 and close April 30, 2024 [Nominations are currently closed]
Nominations and Judging Schedule for 2024
April 1 through April 30 nominations will be accepted.
Early May - Judging begins.
June - Presentations made to winners. Winners are chosen for the following high school districts in Chesapeake: Deep Creek, Grassfield, Great Bridge, Hickory, Indian River, Oscar Smith, and Western Branch.
All winners will receive a Prize Pak and a sign is placed in the winning yards for a month.
The Chesapeake Environmental Improvement Council (CEIC), in partnership with the Chesapeake Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism, is pleased to announce the winners of the 2023 Chesapeake Notable Yards contest.
The 2023 winners include:
Deep Creek: Laura & Geoffrey Childers
Grassfield: Eleanor & Jeffrey Cundiff
Great Bridge: Rebecca Webb; Kurt & Rhonda Leidig
Indian River: Gary Ball
Western Branch: Audra Short
For more information, contact the Environmental & Outdoor Programs Office of the Chesapeake Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Department at 757-382-6411.