Our mission is to develop a love for taking pictures, supplying tips for excellent photos, and showcasing our unique Town of Augusta.

Winners’ photographs will be featured in the Winner’s Gallery after the contest ends, along with prize-winning photographs from prior years.


  • Adults: May 31, 2021 
  • Kids 12 & under: Fall 2021
  • Adults & Teens: Fall 2021

PRIZES for April/May Contest

  • Wine & Chocolate Pairings from Augusta Winery
  • Coupons from Jordan’s Essentials

2021 THEME for May – “What is Normal in Augusta?”

Capture the former “normal” and the new pandemic “normal.”  Photograph Plein Air artists painting with and without masks.  Discover social distancing on the Town Square playground, at the wineries or shops in Town, or on the Katy Trail.  What do you imagine?  Then again, “Anything in Augusta”  is always accepted.

  • Take pictures in or very close to the town limits of Augusta
  • Tell a story


  • Creativity, Composition, and Uniqueness of Augusta
  • Photos judged by local artists and photographers


Send in one 4 x 6 photo taken in Town with THIS FORM  (print and complete, or fill in the form below and it will be emailed to you for printing).

“Best of Augusta” Photo Contest
PO Box 42
Augusta, MO 63332

Photo Contest Entry Form
Fill all fields except signatures. This form will be emailed to you. Then you may print it, sign it and include with your mailed photo submission.
where your photo was taken
City, State and ZIP
no formatting please
This form will be emailed to you so that you can print it and sign at that time.
This form will be emailed to you so that you can print it and sign at that time.