2018 Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations Winners!

Several entries were received for the 2018 Arts Commission Photo Contest and the Commission is excited to unveil the winners to the community!

Photos that qualified for the contest must have been taken in the city of Coon Rapids during the time of June 1, 2017 to September 14, 2018. The theme this year was "Daily Life in Coon Rapids." The contest was open to amateur photographers.

1st Place 18 years and older:

Jessica Northfield

Photo title: "My Shocking Adventure"

Cash prize: $100


2nd Place 18 years and older:

Connie Benson
Photo title: "Dancing on the Deck"

Cash prize: $50

Blonde boy with static hair on slide
Monarch butterfly on pink flower bush

1st Place age 17 and younger:

Collin Garrison
Photo title: "Mom and Dad walking with babies in the grass"

Cash prize: $100

Mom and Dad Geese with Babies Walking in Grass

2nd Place Tie - age 17 and younger:

Susan Gerard
Photo title: "Fire Dance"

Cash Prize: $25

Bon fire at Night

2nd Place Tie - age 17 and younger:

Gracelynn Billings
Photo title: "Happiness Follows Where She Goes"

Cash prize: $25

Girl on bike with balloons attached