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Travel Planner Photo Contest

2021 Official Mackinaw City Travel Planner Cover Contest

Deadline: November 1, 2020

How to Enter:
Step 1: Complete Entry Form and Waiver
Entry Form (for the photographer to complete):

Waiver (for people in the photo to sign):

Step 2: Submit Photo via email to 

Questions: (231)436-5574
40,000 printed and distributed statewide. Grand Prize- Bragging
Rights! Photo Credit listed on inside cover!

Images must be full resolution with subject matter able to be positioned/aligned on a 4 x 8 pocket planner. Do not crop image in advance. Cropped images/cell phone images will not be accepted.
Vote for your favorite on Facebook “2019 Travel Planner Contest” Album! Top three images will go to the selection committee on November 1st!

Statement of purpose: To compile and showcase photos which best represent Mackinaw City, Michigan.

Photos will be judged on the following criteria:
A. Photographic quality
B. Scenic or artistic beauty
C. Photos that are conducive to the Greater Mackinaw City Chamber of Commerce(GMCC of C) marketing objectives. Ideal photos may include:
•People enjoying the area (signatures must be present GMCC of C Photo Release Waiver for all individuals photographed)
•Attractive scenery depicting the area of Mackinaw City, Michigan

Process for submission: Photos must be submitted one at a time via email to and must be
accompanied by this completed and signed Entry Form, and, if required, a completed and signed Mackinaw City Travel Planner Photo Contest Release Waiver.

Contest Rules are Detailed within the Entry Form and Waiver

**Note: Due to COVID-19 the Travel Planner publication will be replaced by the Chamber Directory and Map for 2021 only. Selected images will be used in that publication. 30,000 will be distributed for the 2021 season.