Discover Stillwater is hosting its 7th annual photo contest where anyone, amateur or professional, has a chance to win prizes.

With big prize incentives, the Stillwater/Oak Park Heights Convention & Visitors Bureau invites those with a love for capturing great photos to submit their best Stillwater images by Oct. 8, 2019 for the chance to win up to $300 or a Stillwater Getaway Package valued at $1000.

There will be 1st, 2nd, 3rd place cash prizes. A popular vote category who wins the grand prize of the Stillwater Getaway Package which includes lodging, food and shopping vouchers valued at over $1,000.

Winners will all also receive recognition on the DiscoverStillwater.com website and social media as well as a showcase in the 2020 Official Stillwater Visitors Guide. Images are encouraged from all four seasons and must be taken in Stillwater, Minnesota. Ideas include people and/or places that portray Stillwater’s history, people having fun, events, landmarks, scenery, attractions, dining, lodging, river activities, weddings, culinary travel, art scene, families, nature, adventure, boutiques, architecture, and more. Photographers are encouraged to find what inspires them about the Stillwater travel destination. Up to five images can be submitted with a preferred minimum resolution of 300dpi.

Official contest rules and entry page link is available at DiscoverStillwater.com/photo-contest.

Popular vote winners will be determined by an online voting tool in October with a new approach this year limiting the voting to the top 25 photos as selected by a panel of judges from the Discover Stillwater Board members who also traditionally select the cash prize winners. Winners will be notified in October.

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