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Photography contest

The Maple Grove moments photography contest is a great way to showcase our community!  The 2020 contest closed on July 14 with:

  • 579 photos submitted
  • 144 photographers participating
  • Over 5,700 votes cast to select the "viewer's choice" entry


Many thanks to all who submitted photos as well as those who voted! You will already see many of the contest photos in City of Maple Grove communications.

View the 2020 winning photographs

View the 2020 contest entries by category

Judging of the contest entries took place in late August, and the winning photos posted on this site. Monetary prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each category as well as one prize for the “viewer’s choice” selection.

Winning entries are showcased at the government center, on the city’s social media, and in the winter newsletter.

The City of Maple Grove is pleased to partner with Prime Advertising & Design, Inc. for the contest. Photos submitted may be used on our websites as well as in area-wide media such as city newsletter, social media, parks and recreation brochure, and residents' guide.