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“Say Cheese, Highlands County!” Photo Contest

Say Cheese, Highlands County! is a photo contest for Highlands County visitors and locals to engage with the new TDC logo. Click here for downloadable logo.

Say Cheese Photo Contest Example

How Can You Participate?

Take a photo of yourself, family and friends with the new Visit Highlands County (VHC) logo while enjoying any Highlands County tourism offering, such as attractions, arts/culture, parks/recreation, restaurants, shopping, fishing, lakes, golf, etc.

Then upload your photo(s) below along with some basic contact information. Photos will be shared via the VHC’s social media outlets.

What Will You Win?

Prizes will be awarded for each of four categories:

  1. Most photos submitted.
  2. Most creative photo (To Be Determined by Tourism Development Council).
  3. Photo with the most people in it.
  4. Photo that receives the most likes or retweets once posted via VHC’s social media outlets.

Photo Contest Guidelines

  • You can submit as many photos as you’d like. Please only enter each photo one time. When you share the contest via social media (and please do!) please use the hashtag #VisitHighlandsCounty
  • The Submission must be a digital photo;
  • The Submission must be entrant's original creation and owned one hundred percent (100%) by the entrant;
  • The Submission must demonstrate the theme of the contest, be taken in Highlands County and the new Visit Highlands County logo must be visible. Visit Highlands County has sole discretion in determining if the photo demonstrates the theme.
  • The contest opens on March 15, 2016 and ends on Sept. 1, 2016.
  • Entrants must be a legal resident of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, and must be 18 years of age or older by date photo submitted. Entrants must not be an employee of Highlands County Board of County Commissioners and the entrant must not be involved in any part of the administration and execution of this giveaway. Entrants must not be an immediate family (parent, sibling, spouse, child) or household member of a Highlands County Board of County Commissioners employee. By entering the giveaway, you agree to receive newsletters from Visit Highlands County. We never sell, rent or share your email address or information.

When will winners be chosen?

We will announce the winners by Sept. 30, 2016.

Use of photos?

Upon entering Visit Highlands County’s photo contest, you are acknowledging and giving consent that your photo may be used on Visit Highlands County’s website, social media pages, print publications or email newsletters without compensation.

How to share?

We'd love you to share the contest through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube by email, letter, pony express, however you share best! Please use hashtag #VisitHighlandsCounty when you share, and tag Visit Highlands County, too.


Email Casey Hartt at or call (863) 402-6909.

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