YouTube Video Contest & Award

Record your community's involvement with America in Bloom for a chance to win $1500! Any past or present AIB participant is eligible. The length should be between 2 to 3 minutes, and the video must be placed on YouTube (www.youtube.com).  The submission deadline is August 26.

Thank you to Neal Mast Greenhouses for sponsoring this award!


Suggested Content for the Video

  • Benefits of AIB involvement
  • Before and after photos/videos
  • Perceived economic benefits of AIB to the community
  • Elements that can be used for grants, promotion, or marketing

Judges will Evaluate Each Video on These Components

  • Effectiveness of summarizing the benefits of AIB
  • Effectiveness in achieving the goal(s) of the video
  • Use of the video in promoting the community
  • Number of views
  • Video quality

Let Us Know About Your YouTube Video
To be eligible for the award, send an e-mail to America in Bloom at aib@americainbloom.org. Please submit the following information:

  • Web link to your YouTube video
  • Contact person’s name
  • Contact person’s community and state
  • Contact person’s e-mail
  • Contact person’s phone number

The finalists will be featured and the winner announced at the Symposium & Awards in Arroyo Grande, CA, October 6-8, 2016.

You do not have to be present at the symposium to win.

2015 Contest and Entries
Some of America’s finest communities jumped at the chance to show off what participating in America in Bloom has done for them. View the videos below.




2015 Winner: Castle Rock, Washington


Gallipolis, Ohio

Holland, Michigan


Holliston, Massachusetts

Santa Paula, California

Saratoga, California

St Charles, Illinois

2014 Contest and Entries
Some of America’s finest communities jumped at the chance to show off what participating in America in Bloom has done for them. View the videos below.

Winner: Holland, Michigan


Catskill, New York


Madisonville, Kentucky


Ottawa, Illinois


Racine, Wisconsin


Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

2013 Contest and Entries
Some of America’s finest communities jumped at the chance to show off what participating in America in Bloom has done for them. View the videos below.




2014 Contest and Entries
Some of America’s finest communities jumped at the chance to show off what participating in America in Bloom has done for them. View the videos below.




2014 Winner: Holland, Michigan
Calabasas, California


Catskill, New York


Madisonville, Kentucky


Ottawa, Illinois


Racine, Wisconsin


Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

2013 Contest and Entries
Some of America’s finest communities jumped at the chance to show off what participating in America in Bloom has done for them. View the videos below.




2013 Winner: Huntington, West Virginia
Catskill, New York


Holliston, Massachusetts


Winter Garden, Florida

2012 Contest and Entries
Some of America’s finest communities jumped at the chance to show off what participating in America in Bloom has done for them. View the videos below.


Arroyo Grande, California


Artesia, California


Holliston, Massachusetts


Madisonville, Kentucky


Springfield, Ohio


Winter Garden, Florida

 



2011 Winner Contest and Entries

Some of America’s finest communities jumped at the chance to show off what participating in America in Bloom has done for them. View the finalists below


Winner: Coshocton, Ohio


Runner up: Akron, Ohio


Runner up: Escondido, California
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Runner up: Fayetteville, Arkansas


Runner up: Holland, Michigan

 

View all video submissions on America in Bloom's YouTube channel.