Photo Contest

The Great Reno Balloon Race provides the opportunity for some of the most amazing and awe-inspiring photos. Be sure to bring your camera to the 2013 Balloon Race for a chance to be awarded 1st place in our photo contest! Please click here for rules to participate in the contest.
Contest begins September 5, 2013. Contest has ended, be sure to submit your photos in 2014!

How does it Work?

  • All entrants must be amateur photographers (no income derived from the sale of photographs) and provide proof (tax records) if asked.
  • Entries must be submitted online at
  • Entries must be uploaded no later than Friday, September 20, 2013
  • Photos must be of the 2013 event and taken and owned by the entrant
  • All winning photos will become the property of The Great Reno Balloon Race and reproduction rights will be obtained for one year. Any negatives or slides will remain the winner’s property
  • A person may enter as many pictures as he or she wishes
  • No digitally manipulated photos will be accepted
  • Winners will be notified by representatives from The Great Reno Balloon Race

This Years’ Prizes

  • The first place photo winner will receive a balloon ride at the 2014 Great Reno Balloon Race
  • The second place photo winner will receive an official 2013 Great Reno Balloon Race Jacket
  • The third place photo winner will receive merchandise credit for the Great Reno Balloon Race store