Cherokee Street is a sight to see all year round — not just in times of golden ginkgos or cold margaritas on hot summer days. To drum up some winter Cherokee St. love – and photography, the Cherokee CID Marketing Committee is hosting a Winter Photo Contest!

Submit your best photos of Cherokee Street in winter and your photo (with attribution of course) could be featured on our social media or website. But what's more, you could win one of the contest grand prizes!

Tell 'em what they win, Johnny!
— 1st prize $150 gift card to the Cherokee Street business of your choice (or a combination of businesses) + a 2 VIP tickets for the Cinco de Mayo festival & a Cinco de Mayo swag pack
— 2nd prize $75 Cherokee business gift card
— 3rd prize $50 Cherokee business gift card

Contest Guidelines:

Photos should showcase Cherokee Street in winter. These can be outdoor photos of the streetscape or indoor shots that highlight wintertime on the street. Photos can be taken this winter or from years past. By submitting your photos, you are granting permission for Cherokee Street CID to use the image *with accreditation* for promotion of the street on social media, emails or this website. Multiple photo submissions are allowed.

Submit your photos to our Dropbox link & be sure to include your accreditation name and email. Questions? Feel free to email Emily at

Deadline: Monday March 13, 2023

Banner photo by R.J. Hartbeck