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Submit photos to Show Off Shakopee contest

Post Date:09/04/2019 2:35 pm

SHAKOPEE, MINN. – The annual City of Shakopee photo contest is seeking your best seasonal photographs to Show Off Shakopee!

Submit photos highlighting life in Shakopee for a chance to win cash prizes and have your photos displayed at city hall. Photos will be accepted through Sept. 30, 2019, in four categories:

  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter

The contest is open to amateur and professional photographers who live, work or attend school in Shakopee. Entries must be submitted by the original photographer. All entries became the property of the City of Shakopee and may be used in any city material.

A judging panel of city staff will evaluate the entries on subject matter, composition, clarity, lighting, artistry, technical excellence and overall impact.

One winning photo will be selected from each seasonal category with an overall Grand Prize winner chosen from among the top seasonal pictures. The Grand Prize winner will receive $100; the remaining three category winners will receive $50 each. Top photos will also be featured on the city website and displayed at city hall. Submitted photos may also be displayed at the Shakopee Public Library.

Photographers can submit their photos online at

Photos shall not be more than two years old and must be taken in the City of Shakopee. Only digital images that fit certain size restrictions will be accepted (JPG, TIFF). A limit of three photos per photographer.

Entry forms, full contest rules and photo requirements are available on the city website at


CONTACT: Kristin Doran, Communications Coordinator 952-233-9355

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