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2017  Photo Contest

The Wild West Victorian Fest invites photographers to submit performance day images from the Wild West Victorian Fest.

 Photographers have a chance to win great prizes!

The contest challenge is to capture the colorful, interesting, attractive, or just plain curious qualities of the participants, patrons and even their pets. Your photographs can show any aspect of the festival, performers and crafters, customers and pets. Use your imagination, tell a story, and enter for a chance to win great prizes from The Wild West Victorian Fest.  As a winner your photo will be put on display on the festivals website, sponsored events, galleries. or maybe used in next years promotions, Show us the magic!

Contest Deadline: Jan 1st  2018

Eligibility: United States

Photo Contest Free to Enter

Judged by To be announced

Submission Guidelines

Entries must be submitted to the Entry page on website by Jan 1st  2018

Photography should capture the spirit and energy of the Wild West Victorian Fest. The focus could be on any element of the festival, from crafts to entertainment, food, dogs or special events. Photographs will be judged on the overall quality of both the image (technical), and the subject, and how these two combined elements present a compelling narrative or idea.

2017 Prizes
1st Place

$100 Cash
2 Weekend Pass Tickets for 2018 Wild West Victorian Fest 

2 Weekend Pass 2018 Kerrville Renaissance Festival

2nd Place
4 Tickets for 2018 Wild West Victorian Fest 

4 Tickets to the 2018 Kerrville Renaissance Festival

3rd Place

2 Tickets for 2018 Wild West Victorian Fest 

2 Tickets to the 2018 Kerrville Renaissance Festival

Photography Rules

All photographs must be taken during a performance day from the 2017 season. Entrants must be 18 years or older.


All photos submitted to Wild West Victorian Fest must be the legal property of the person submitting the image. Wild West Victorian Fest will not be held responsible for any copyright infringements.

Usage Rights

By entering this competition you grant Wild West Victorian Fest the right to publish or reproduce submitted photo(s), along with your name, location, type of photographic equipment used (if available) on any Wild West Victorian Fest website, printed materials, newsletter and other social networking channels, without fee or compensation. Wild West Victorian Fest may use submitted photographs for promotional use only, NOT for commercial use. Small photo alterations may be made by our staff in order to format submitted for social media, print or promotional purposes.


Wild West Victorian Fest will not accept photographic images of children under the age of 16 without consent of a legal guardian or parent.

Film/Photo Rights

All film rights are reserved. Commercial use of photos, videos or audio tapes made at the festival without written permission from the Marketing Department is strictly prohibited. We prohibit the use of video or photographic monopods or tripods unless authorized by WWVF management.

First Prize ​Terry Butler

Photo Contest Winners

Second Prize Caleb Beavers 

Free to enter

Childs Photo Entry

Third Prize Randy Maness

Photo Contest

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