Plant for the Future Photo Contest

Love trees? You can be a winner in our #PlantfortheFuture Instagram Photo Contest. To celebrate Arbor Month, we’re asking the public to take a selfie with a tree! Share your selfie and you could win an item from our shop, Contest Rules: 1) Take a selfie - you and the tree must be visible 2) If you take a photo with a tree located in the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area, you get bonus points! 2) On Instagram, tag @parkconnection and use the hashtag #PlantfortheFuture 4) The contest starts now until Wednesday, May 30 at 11:59pm. 3) Photo entries will be judged based on creativity, quality, and originality. Winners will be chosen for three categories: Funniest, Most Creative, and Overall Quality.

Winners will be announce on May 31!


Terms and Conditions Winners will be notify via Instagram and will have 30 days to claim their prize. Not all items in the Mississippi Park Connection's Shop are available to choose from such as the Art For the River Prints. By entering this PHOTO CONTEST, YOU confirm that YOUR entry is original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, YOU will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Mississippi Park Connection. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, YOU shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Mississippi Park Connection from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which Mississippi Park Connection may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right. By submitting an entry, YOU understand and agree that Mississippi Park Connection, anyone acting on behalf of Mississippi Park Connection, and Mississippi Park Connection’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the PHOTO CONTEST, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.

If you have questions, please contact Lee Vue at and/or 651-291-8164.