Photo Categories

All Photos must be taken in Grayson County, VA

  1. Hiking/walking on Trails
  2. Birding/Wildlife
  3. Biking/Mountain Biking
  4. Fishing/Hunting in Grayson County
  5. Kayaking/canoeing/tubing on the New River
  6. Historical Landmarks (1908 Courthouse, etc.)
  7. Agri-tourism (Farmers Markets, Wineries, Farm Tours, Pumpkins, Christmas Trees)
  8. Camping
  9. Music and Dance (Fiddlers Conventions, Jams, Concerts, Blue Ridge Music Center)
  10. Scenic Drives/Racing/Motorcycle Routes
  11. Vistas (All four seasons of views)

The contest will be open for submissions from October 21ST, 2020 to November 18th, 2020.  We are looking for your best photos of any of the categories mentioned above. We would love to have some action shots and candid shots of people in these categories. By entering this competition, you are giving Grayson County Tourism the right to use your photos in all sources of our media-online and printed materials.

You will receive an email after your photo submission with a password to your account. You must have the password in order to log back in if you want to submit more photos (up to 5 total). If you do not see an email in your inbox, please check your spam folder.

Prizes will include:

  1. Grand Prize-$250 Prepaid Visa Card
  2. First Place-$200 Prepaid Visa Card
  3. Second Place-$150 Prepaid Visa Card
  4. Third Place-$100 Prepaid Visa Card
  5. Fourth Place-$50 Prepaid Visa Card

Contest Rules and Information

  • Original must be available in at least 2400x1600 pixels (minimum 1MB), in jpg format.
  • Images must be from Grayson County Virginia.
  • Please include the category that you are entering.
  • The photographer grants Grayson County VA Tourism the right to use their photographs on the website, social media sites, visitor guides, advertising, memberships, blogs and Mailchimp.
  • The photographer must have the specific permission for use of the image from any person recognizable in the photo.
  • Grayson County Government employees and members of their households are not eligible to compete.
  • You will receive an email after your photo submission with a password to your account. You must have the password in order to log back in if you want to submit more photos (up to 5 total). If you do not see an email in your inbox, please check your spam folder.