Having a fun-filled summer here in Carleton Place? Share it with us!

Amateur and professional photographers are encouraged to submit pictures of their favourite Carleton Place adventures from this summer. Show us a photo of you making memories in CP for a chance to win some exciting cash and swag prizes, including a Grand Prize of $250.00!

Contest rules:

Photographs must be taken in Carleton Place prior to the closing date of the contest on September 6, 2021. Unlimited entries are allowed, no entry fee or purchase required.

Images will only be accepted on Instagram through #CPmemoriescontest. Captions must include the hashtag, a short description/story behind the photo, the photo’s location, and the photographer’s name. Photos should also be emailed to tourism@cpchamber.com to be considered as officially entered.

Some manipulation, such as cropping or adjustments to exposure, tone, colour, exposure etc. is allowed, however, photos with logos or watermarks will not be accepted. Determination on whether a photo has been overly manipulated will be at the discretion of the judges.

By entering this contest, Carleton Place Tourism reserves full usage rights of photos, without cost, for promotional materials and online forms indefinitely.


  • Photographs will be juried by an external panel.
  • Winning photos will be selected based on photo merit (creativity, composition, and visual impact) and their ability to capture the “essence” of Carleton Place.
  • Photos should evoke interest and excitement to travel to Carleton Place.


  • 1st place: $250
  • 2nd place: $100
  • 3rd place: CP hoodie
  • Honourable mentions: Features on our social media and swag prizes too!

Good luck!