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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Deadline Approaching

Annual Photo Contest Deadline Approaching_

The submission deadline for the Annual Portage Parks & Recreation Photo Contest is June 3, 2022. Every year, Portage Parks & Recreation collaborates with the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo to get a glimpse of Portage Parks through the lens of the community. To participate in the 2022 Annual Photo Contest, entry forms must be emailed to by June 3. Photos must be taken in one of the City of Portage parks and be a minimum of 2 MB in size with 300 pixels per inch resolution. 

Photographers may submit entries in four categories: Seasonal Changes, Outdoor Recreation, Flora & Fauna, and Youth (14 years of age and under). There is a limit of three entries per category. Entry costs are $10 for Seasonal Changes, Outdoor Recreation, and Flora & Fauna categories. Entry costs are $5 for up to three entries in the Youth Category.

Prizes will be awarded for each of the four categories. First place ($75), second place ($35), and third place ($25). First place winners will be recognized in City of Portage publications and the top three entry winners of each category will be displayed in City Hall lobby from July 1 through September 2, 2022.

For more information, please call Portage Parks & Recreation at (269) 329-4522.

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