Submit Your Photos

Winter Photo Contest: Youth & Adult Divisions

Submit your best shots of you and/or your family enjoying Glen Ellyn Park District facilities, parks, programs and events! Winning entries (1st place-3rd place) in each category will receive a prize. The Youth category is open to ages 17 & under, the Adult category is open to ages 18 & up. Photographers of all ages and skill levels are invited to enter – whether taking a photo with your iPhone or a DSLR camera. Enter your photo(s) into one of three categories: Athletics, Recreation/People at Play, Park District Events.

Winter Prizes

  • Adult Division: $20 Target gift card (1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each category)
  • Youth Division: $20 Amazon gift card (1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each category)

Submission Guidelines

  • Photos must be taken at a Glen Ellyn Park District park, facility, program or event
  • Photos must be taken between January 1st, 2019-March 1st, 2019
  • You may submit up to 5 entries into the contest, but may only place once in each category
  • Photos must be high resolution (no less than 300dpi) in JPEG or PNG format
  • Only digital photos will be accepted

How to Submit Your Photos

Email your photos to Courtney O’Kray at Please include the following information:

  • Photographer’s name
  • Age division (Youth or Adult)
  • Email address
  • Title for photo
  • Category (Athletics, Recreation/People at Play, Park District Events)
  • Location of Photo

By submitting photos to this contest you are granting the Glen Ellyn Park District permission to use your photograph(s) in any and all publications including web site entries, without payment or any other consideration in perpetuity. You are also certifying to the Park District that you are the sole copyright holder of the images.

Submission Deadline: Entries must be submitted by March 1, 2019. Winners will be announced by March 15.