The Events


Staged in over 75 cities worldwide since 1999.

The Artists


Painted by local artists, famous & unknown.

The Cause


Proceeds benefit non-profit organizations worldwide.

CowSurreyHills-logoParade Surrey Hills, UK

Hundreds of brightly-coloured cows will decorate the hills, farms, towns, schools and popular landmarks across Surrey next year with the aim of sharing the beauty of the Surrey Hills and providing a massive boost to local businesses and community projects. Internationally-celebrated artist, and Surrey Hills resident, Alexander Creswell has agreed to be patron of the CowParade. Find out more about Alexander’s work here. Click Here to learn more about this exciting event!

 CowParade SLO Logo Final (1)CowParade SLO, California!

We’re pleased to announce that CowParade is coming to San Luis Obispo, California. Click Here to learn more.

CowParbelem_logo2ade Belém, Brazil

CowParade launches in Belém, Brazil on 20 August 2016, celebrating the 400th anniversary of this historic city. 

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The World’s Largest Public Art Event

CowParade is the largest and most successful public art event in the world. CowParade events have been staged in 79 cities worldwide since 1999 including Chicago (1999), New York City (2000), London (2002), Tokyo (2003), and Brussels (2003). Dublin (2003), Prague (2004), and Stockholm (2004), Mexico City (2005), Sao Paulo (2005), Buenos Aires (2006), Boston (2006) Paris (2006), Milan (2007), Istanbul (2007), Taipei (2009), Margaret River, Australia (2010), Austin (2011) and North Carolina (2012), Hong Kong (2013), Valenciennes (2013), Hartford (2014-2015), Detroit (2014), Cartagena (2015).

  • It is estimated that over 250 million people around the world have seen one our famous cows.
  • Over $30 million have been raised through worldwide charitable organizations through the auction of the cows, which take place at the conclusion of each event.
  • Over 10,000 artists worldwide have  participated in CowParade – professional and amateur, famous and emerging, young and old.
  • How many cows? Over 5,000 cows have been created and have been seen by over half a billion people on six continents.

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