The Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities would like to thank everyone who participated in the 2017 Recreation Photo Contest, seeking the photos that best represent the Department’s mission to "Support the well-being of Alexandria's residents by ensuring access to a variety of quality recreation, park and cultural experiences." All photos were submitted by local amateur and professional photographers and represent scenes from City of Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities parks, centers, programs, or events. Online public voting determined the best photos in for categories: Recreation, Parks, Cultural Activities and Overall.
2017 Recreation Photo Contest Winners
Winners will be recognized at a Park & Recreation Meeting with gift certificates toward Department programs and services.
Best Overall: 'Baby's 1st Swim Lesson' by S. Johnston
Recreation Category Winner: 'Slow Down Sunday' by Delphine Lee
Parks Category Winner: 'Sitting On A Bench' by John H. Zimmerman
Cultural Activities Category Winner: 'Mask' by Ameena Al-Hujazi