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Whirligig Festival - Photo of the Year Contest!

Are you a natural photographer or just enjoy taking snapshots? The Wilson Whirligig Festival searches for the best photo that features the festival, a whirligig or something that whirls!  Enter today!

Entries must be orginial photographs.
Individuals may submit one entry in each category.
The contest is open to photographers of all ages.
The winning photographer in each category will win $50!
Featured: Dee Oliver, 2010 "Whirl" photo winner ->
Contest photo 3 categories:
  • Vollis Simpson - submit a photo of the orginial hometown folk artist, Vollis Simpson. The photo can vary from moments of creating whirligig to casual settings. 
  • Day in the Life of Wilson - submit a photo capturing a the heart of life in Wilson. The subject matter can be iconic or a typcial day's activity. The key is to be creative and unique.
  • Whirl - photo may be of anything that "whirls", open for photographer interpretation!
Winning photographs will be on display during the festival at the  Whirligig Festival Information and merchandise tent.
Reminder - all photograhps must be orginal. Internet images are not permitted.
Whirligig Photo contest Entry Form provided below. Click and print! 
Entry form and framed or mounted photo must be received by the deadline of Friday, October 25.
Drop off form and framed/mounted photo to the:
Wilson Whirligig Festival - Photo Contest

Wilson Chamber of Commerce
200 W. Nash Street
Entry form must include:
  • Name
  • Age
  • Complete Mailing address
  • Email
  • Phone number
  • Entry Category
  • Title of Photograph
  • Description of photograph in the letter for clarification of which photo is yours


 (If forms are not displaying, use search box above with specific entry form name to find & print.)

Theresa Mathis,
Sep 13, 2013, 7:19 AM