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

DASHI Update: 3 New Designs

Three new designs of China’s DASHI awards have been announced. They are –

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CowParade Exhibition in Shanghai, China!

The CowParade has returned to Shanghai, China with a special display of  our favorite cows from past CowParade events called the Global Masters Cow Exhibition.

The special event is in partnership with the DASHI Awards. The cows will soon be joined by more cows created by top designers from China.

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  The DASHI Awards are Here!

The final evaluation of China’s 19th National Design Master Award and the Benniu Cup Creative Design Competition will be held on July 18th in Shanghai, China.

Professor Lin Jiayang, founder of the National Design Master Award, and Jerry Elbaum, founder and Chairman of CowParade, will lead 11 final judges from the fields of fashion, culture and art to conduct a final review of the designs. Read more…

logo_cowparade@2xCowParade Recife, Brazil is Live

Check our our latest CowParade in the beautiful city of Recife, Brazile. Presented by Extrafarma

Check out the Cow Gallery




ElectricCowParade SLO Auction, May 6, 2017!

Here’s your opportunity to purchase your very own, life-size cow. The CowParade SLO auction is Saturday, May 6 and will benefit a variety of local non-profit organizations. Click Here to register today.

Where is the Auction? The auction is in Santa Margarita, California a the beautiful ancient Peaks Winter. Click Here to learn more…

CowParade Returns to Sao Paulo!

CatherineSponsored by Smiles, one of the largest multi-loyalty programs in Brazil, with more than 12 million participants, with 14 of the world’s best airlines flying to 160 countries, the 10th CowParade Brasil hopes to repeat the success of the last São Paulo edition. Click Here to see the new masterpieces by SP’s artists.


COP Cow ParadeCowParade Perth is Live

CowParade Perth 2016 will feature 40 life-sized fiberglass cows, painted and styled by some of Western Australia’s most exciting artists and creatives. The cows will be exhibited for six weeks from 31 October in malls, parks, iconic buildings and precincts, with some auctioned at the 2016 Lexus Ball for Telethon, raising money to support child health research.

  • Find out more about CowParade Perth here or by visiting the links below.
  • Artists (and a sneak peek of their cows)
  • Map
  • CowParade SLO Logo Final (1)CowParade SLO, California!

We’re pleased to announce that CowParade is coming to San Luis Obispo, California. Free Public Event on Saturday, September 17!. 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. 

CowParade Belém Website

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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.

Learn More about CowParade