2015 Photo Contest Gallery Opening at S.A.M. Friday October 9th.

The Dunsmuir Botanical Gardens will host a Gallery Show and Awards Night for the fifth annual Gardens’ Photo Contest on Friday, October 9, 2015 from 5 PM – 7 PM at the Siskiyou Arts Museum (SAM) located at 5824 Dunsmuir Avenue, Dunsmuir. The public is welcome to come to view the 2015 entries and vote for your favorite photo. Voting for the coveted People’s Choice Award will continue through the Fall Art Walk on Saturday, October 10 from 1 PM – 5 PM.

The Gardens’ Photo Contest Committee welcomes local photographers John Rogers, Nadine Aiello, and Paul Melo as the judges for this year’s contest. Judging will occur the week of October 5 with awards and ribbons presented at the Friday evening Gallery Show. Light refreshments will be served. The contest photos will be on display through the month of October. For additional information contact: Dunsmuir Recreation District, 530-235-4740 or info@dunsmuirbotanicalgardens.org .