Entries being accepted in fair’s photo contest
By Sheri Hink-Wagner
The Wauneta Breeze
Are you a photobug? Do you love taking pictures?
Now’s the time to begin planning which photos you’d like to enter in the annual Chase County Fair’s open photo contest sponsored by Fine Things Jewelry and Gifts in Imperial and Exceptional Prints by Champa Group LLC in Wauneta.
This year’s contest has three categories: 1) Kickin’ Up Country; 2) Black and White and 3) Your Furry Friends.
The contest is open to all non-professional photographers. Entrants are limited to one entry per category.
Photographers must complete a registration form for each photo submitted and 8-inch by 10 inch prints should be matted on an 11-inch by 14-inch black mat.
Mats are available for purchase at Exceptional Prints by Champa Group, LLC and the Wauneta Breeze in Wauneta. They are also available for purchase at Adams Drug and the Imperial Republican in Imperial.
Entry forms can be downloaded online at ChaseCountyFair.com under the “See & Do” tab, then Contest and then Photo Contest. Forms will also be available at Fine Things Jewelry & Gifts in Imperial and Champa Group in Wauneta.
Entries should be delivered to Fine Things Jewelry & Gifts or Champa Group by Monday, July 27.
Winners will be announced in the Aug. 6 issues of The Imperial Republican and Wauneta Breeze.
Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three entries in each category. A “Best of Show” award will also be given.
Photos will be available for public viewing on the fairgrounds during the fair.
See the entry form for full details and requirements. This year’s contest is being administered by Exceptional Prints by Champa Group. Call 308-394-6700 or email