4th Annual Photo Contest Announced: Cash Prizes Will be Awarded

The Susquehanna River Valley Visitors Bureau (SRVVB), which is the Tourism Promotion Agency for Snyder, Union and Northumberland Counties, is pleased to announce its Fourth Annual "Every Turn a Treasure" Photo Contest. The photo contest will run from August 2, 2011 through January 1, 2012. Local residents and visitors are encouraged to send digital images to the Visitors Bureau through their website, www.VisitCentralPA.org/PhotoContest. Entrants may submit as many images as they would like.

The theme of the photo contest is "Every Turn a Treasure". Entrants are encouraged to capture what "every turn a treasure" means to them.

Images must be taken in the Susquehanna River Valley (Snyder, Union, or Northumberland Counties) during 2011. Complete rules are available on the website.

The prizes will be as follows:

  • Grand Prize: $200
  • 2nd Place: $100
  • 3rd Place: $75
  • Honorable Mentions will be awarded $50 each.

The winning images will be used in national and regional advertising campaigns, on VisitCentralPA.org, in brochures and in the Official Guide, and on the SRVVB's Facebook Page.

To view the rules for the contest and to submit an image for consideration, please go to: www.VisitCentralPA.org/PhotoContest

For more information about the Visitors Bureau and the region, go to www.VisitCentralPA.org, www.Facebook.com/SusquehannaRiverValley or www.Twitter.com/SusqRiverValley