Peeps Diorama Contest 2017

Choose your favorite book or literary character and then create a diorama inside a shoe box where Easter Peeps portray the characters in a book!

We are looking for entries is four categories: Children, Teens, Families and Adults.

Important Dates

April 13, 14 & 15 Bring your finished diorama to the library for drop off and registration.

April 17 – 26 The Peep Dioramas will be displayed throughout the library. Patrons are encouraged to come in and cast ballots for their favorites.

April 27 The winners will be announced.


2016 teen winner, Macy Crowell,
The Headless PEEPman


2016 family winner: the Marrero family,
Night of the Ninjas


2016 child winner: Sophia Slosek,
PEEPy Potter

2016 adult winner: Laura Coburn In the Heart Of the PEEPs

2016 adult winner: Laura Coburn,
In the Heart Of the PEEPs

Contest Rules

  • Each diorama must be based on a book or literary theme.
  • All characters must be portrayed by Peeps
    Make the diorama using a standard shoebox sized box.
  • Contest open to all ages. There are separate prize categories for children, teens, adults and families.
  • Please limit the use of food items (other than Peeps) in your diorama.
  • Limited to one entry per person.
  • All entries must be submitted with an entry form.
  • All entries must be in good taste – the Atheneum reserves the right to omit any
  • entries it feels are not appropriate for public viewing.

Need inspiration?

The Washington Post hosts a Peep Diorama Contest each year.

Or, Visit our Facebook photo gallery Peep entries

Or search Google images using “Peep Diorama” as your search term


Photos by Laura Pless Freedman.