Something For Every Season Photo Contest

Think you’ve got an eye for nature? Is your garden begging to be a model? Want $100? If you answered yes to any or all of those questions then there’s no doubt that you should enter in Pahl’s Annual “Something for Every Season” Photo Contest! All you have to do is snap a lovely picture of anything in nature that represents one of Minnesota’s four seasons, upload it using the form to your right, and you could win! Best of all, if your photo really wows the Pahl’s judges, it could be featured in the next Pahl’s calendar. Even if you aren’t a winner, your photo will be displayed on our website for the whole world to enjoy. So take off those lens caps, and unleash your inner photographer! The 2018 “Something for Every Season” calendar will be for sale at Pahl’s Market in November 2017.

Contest Details

Now is your chance to show off your photography skills and become a part of Pahl’s calendar. Our calendar highlights life in Minnesota and celebrates our wonderful seasons. The 12 winning photographs will be featured in our next “Something for Every Season” calendar. The winners will receive a Pahl’s gift card and additional copies of the calendar to share with family and friends. Each month has a theme related to it. BE CREATIVE!


  • January – winter scenery
  • February – wild animals
  • March – Pahl’s related; plants-events-products-etc
  • April – birds
  • May – flowers
  • June – insects; bees-butterflies-etc
  • July – water related; lakes-fountains-streams-rain-etc
  • August – harvest/farming
  • September – apples/barns
  • October – pumpkins
  • November – fall colors
  • December – Christmas/Holiday season

Contest Rules

  • Each contestant may submit one photograph, taken in Minnesota, in each month’s theme. The photos do not have to be taken in that month as long as they follow the theme of the month. Example: April theme is birds. It could be a photo taken of a bird or birds in July or December.
  • Photos submitted of places outside of Minnesota will not be accepted.
  • The photos must be originals, in color, without photo shopping or enhancing.    
  • Submit digital ready photo. (No print submissions will be accepted.)
  • We recommend a horizontal layout for superior printing on calendar.
  • All photographs are non-returnable and become the property of Pahl’s Market.
  • Pahl’s reserves the right to publish any photo, including print and electronic.
  • All entries must be copyright free and be available to be published in the calendar without restrictions.
  • Pahl’s reserves the right to publish any photo, including print and electronic.
  • No purchase necessary. Must have parental consent if under 18 years of age.
  • Entries must be submitted no later than midnight on September 30, 2017.
  • Twelve (12) winning photos will be selected to represent each month in the Pahl’s calendar.
  • Each contestant may only have one winning photograph per calendar.
  • Winning photographs will be announced in October on our website at . Photos will be used in the Pahl’s Market calendar for 2018. The calendar will be for sale starting in November.
  • One Grand Prize winner will be chosen from these 12 monthly winners.
  • The Grand Prize winner will receive a $100 Pahl’s Gift Card plus five free calendars.
  • The Twelve (12) will receive a $25 Pahl’s Gift Card plus two free calendars.

The submission deadline for this years calendar has passed. Next years calendar submissions will be accepted beginning in January.