Front cover photo taken at the Hamburg Fair by Kristin Vandette.

For more information, contact Skip Hines 860-304-4147



Abstract, Animals, Architecture, Landscapes,
Nature, Portraits, Waterscapes, & Connecticut Fairs

Youth: (ages 14 and under)

Animals, Nature, People, Landscapes, Connecticut Fairs

Premiums             1st           2nd           3rd

Color Prints                      $5              $4                $3

Youth                                    $3              $2               $1
Ages 14 & Under

Best of Show, Adult & Youth   Rosette and $5 award

                   General Rules

General Rules

  1. Entries will be accepted in the Grange Hall Thursday from 6:00 to 8:00 pm and Friday from 1:00 to 4:30 pm. Judging will take place Friday at 5:00 pm during which time the building will be closed.
  2. In fairness to all fair goers and other exhibitors, photographs must remain on exhibit until 5:00 pm Sunday and may be picked up beginning at 5:00 pm.
  3. No professional photographers may exhibit.
  4. Photography committee reserves the right to re-classify entries.
  5. No picture frames/glass will be accepted.
  6. Exhibitor’s name, address, phone number and category must appear on the back of each entry. Please indicate if the photo isbeing entered for the Youth (ages 14 and under) judging.
  7. No photo previously entered in the Hamburg Fair will be accepted.
  8. Exhibitors may enter a maximum of two (2) exhibits per category.
  9. Photographs must be 8”x10”.
  10. Nature photos may not show people, domestic animals or anything man-made.
  11. No photo enhancement. Computer altered, laser or scanned photos are not accepted.

2023 CT Photo Contest
Sponsored by the Association of Connecticut Fairs
The theme for the annual photo contest is “Connecticut Fairs.” The photos submitted should show general scenes around our member fairs. Photos must have been taken after September 30, 2022. The photos entered do not have to be exhibited at any member fairs to be eligible.
Go to this link below for complete CT Photo contest rules and entry form: