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2017 Photo Contest

The Kansas City Renaissance Festival invites photographers to submit performance day images from the Kansas City Renaissance Festival!

The contest challenge is to capture the colorful celebratory quality of the participants, patrons and even the pets. Your photographs can show performers and crafters, jousters and fairies, customers and royalty, dogs and dukes. Use your imagination, tell a story, and enter for a chance to win great prizes from the Kansas City Renaissance Festival. As a winner or a select runner-up, your photo will be put on display at festival sponsored events. Show us the magic!

Register for our Photo Contest HERE!

Photo Contest
• Each entrant may submit up to 3 photographs.
• All entries should be submitted electronically.
Submission Guidelines
• Each entrant may submit up to 3 photographs.
• All entries should be submitted electronically.
• NO mailng of the photos.
• Entries should be submitted to:
in highest resolution up to a maximum file size of 24MB.
• Entries must be submitted no later than
November 3rd, 2017 by 12:00am.
• Each entry must include photographers name, email address,
phone number, mailing address, photo caption, type of equipment
used (if possible) and any additional notes about photography.
• Photo may be black & white or color.
2017 Prizes
1st Place:
• 2018 Royal Season Pass
2nd Place:
• 2018 Season Pass
3rd Place:
• Five 2018 KC Renaissance Festival Tickets

Photo Rules & Regulations

All photographs must be taken during a performance day from the 2017 season. Entrants must be 18 years or older.
All photos submitted to the Mid-America Festivals, Inc. must be the legal property of the person submitting the image. Entrant agrees to
indemnify Mid America Festivals, Inc. for any alleged copyright infringements. Entrant will assume all liabilities and pay all costs to
defend an action based directly or indirectly on copyright law including, but not limited to, court costs, attorney fees, settlements, and
Usage Rights:
By entering this competition, you grant Mid-America Festivals, INC. and affiliate companies (companies with substantially the same ownership and/or management team) the right to publish or reproduce submitted photo(s), along with your name, location, type of
photographic equipment used (if available) on any Mid-America website, printed materials, newsletter and other social networking
channels, without fee or compensation. Mid-America Festivals, Inc. may use submitted photographs for commercial and promotional
purposes. Small photo alterations may be made by our staff in order to format for social media, print or promotional purposes.
Limitations: Mid-America Festivals, Inc. will not accept photographic images of children under the age of 18 without consent of a legal
guardian or parent.