The Golden Rock Awards program is dedicated to promoting the beautification of
Valdez through the fine art of gardening. Nominees will be judged in one category. Entries are judged by the following criteria: plant health, garden/plant maintenance, creativity, originality, and overall impression. Nominations are open to residential gardens and businesses. The deadline for entries in Monday, July 17. Submit forms at the Whitney Museum at PWSC. Nominees will be contacted by the Golden Rock Award Committee, and judging takes place on July 22. The Award Ceremony takes place during the PWSC Golden Opportunity Luncheon, in conjunction with the Gold Rush Days Kick-Off, Wednesday, August 2nd, at noon.
The Golden Rock Awards is lovingly dedicated to the memory of our founding gardener, Karen Stewart.