Scone Horse Festival NEIGHbour-Art Competition 2024

April 10, 2024

Dust off your old horses and get into the theme

Scone Horse Festival’s NEIGHbour-Art Competition is a time where the local business and school community come together to celebrate Scone’s rich horse heritage and the Horse Festival by redecorating previous years’ wooden horse cut-outs and displaying them proudly across Scone. After such a successful pilot campaign ran in 2021, the Festival and Chamber are partnering to include the competition in the Horse Festival program each year.

Who can Enter

  • Scone Businesses / Organisation
  • Scone Schools
  • Scone Community Groups

How to Enter 

  1. Pull out, dust off and redecorate your wooden horse cutout from previous years. There are no new horses available for purchase in 2024.
  2. Proudly display your redecorated wooden horse around Scone, outside your shop, school or community hall (with applicable permissions).
  3. To take part in the competition you must take a photo of your final horse artwork and submit it to Scone Chamber using the Entry Form to Submit Artwork link. Compeition entry will be open from 10 April and close at 11:45pm 9 May 2024.
  4. To be eligible, you must also post your artworks on Facebook or Instagram tagging Scone Chamber @sconechamber and using the hashtag #NEIGHbourArt2024
  5. Voters will be able to vote on their favourite NEIGHbour-Art horse artwork during the Scone Horse Festival; 10-18 May 2024.


How to Vote

  1. You can cast your vote for your favourite Horse Cutout Artwork during the 2024 Scone Horse Festival from 10 May to 18 May 2024


Prizes to be announced!

You can keep an eye on the horses on our Facebook Page. Please also feel free to post your own artworks on Facebook tagging Scone Chamber @sconechamber and using the hashtag #NEIGHbourArt2024