16 Spectacular Pure Michigan Moments

Our 2nd Annual Pure Michigan Moments photo contest has come to a close. We had another fantastic turnout this year with over 3,000 photos submitted. Thank you to all who submitted your absolutely stunning Pure Michigan moments! Since there were so many submissions that truly captured the beauty and character of Pure Michigan, we put together this roundup of Pure Michigan moments from our fans. Check out more fan photos on our Flickr page. 

To view all of the spectacular photo submissions from this year’s contest, visit our Pure Michigan Facebook page. 

Which Pure Michigan moment is your favorite?

If you have a photo you’d like to share with us, use #puremichigan on Twitter and Instagram or visit the Pure Michigan Facebook page and post it there.

Announcing the Pure Michigan Moments Photo Contest 2012

UPDATE: Sean Chess of Coldwater has been announced as the winner of the Pure Michigan Moments Photo Contest. Chess’ photo of the St. Joseph Lighthouse in St. Joseph, Mich. (below) will be featured in the 2013 Pure Michigan Travel Guide. Congratulations Sean! 

Sean Chess' winning submission of the St. Joseph Lighthouse

We’re excited to invite fans of Pure Michigan to share their favorite “Michigan Moment” as part of a photo contest, where the winning photo and the photographer’s name will be published in the 2013 spring/summer Pure Michigan Travel Guide. The contest kicks off today and runs through November 9, with fans able to vote for their favorite photo on the Pure Michigan Facebook page.

Fans can submit photos directly to the Pure Michigan Facebook contest tab, or through Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #puremichigancontest. All submissions will be automatically fed into the customized Facebook tab on Pure Michigan’s page, where fans will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite photos. 

The winner will be chosen from the top 10 photos, as voted on by fans, based on which photo best represents the quality and character of Pure Michigan. You must be a fan of Pure Michigan on Facebook to view the photos and vote.

The winning photo will be seen by hundreds of thousands of people in the 2013 spring/summer Pure Michigan Travel Guide.  One million copies of the guide will be printed, with 650,000 copies being distributed with the March/April issue of Midwest Living magazine. 

Head over to the Pure Michigan Facebook page to learn more and start submitting your photos today!