2014 Tulip Festival Photo Contest Winners Announced

The winners of the 4th Annual Tulip Festival & Mother’s Day Celebration Photo Contest, hosted by Honor’s Haven Resort & Spa, have been selected.  This year’s contest received a total of fifteen entries; all of which captured the true essence of the day’s events.
Judging was based on the ability to capture and highlight the spirit of Mother’s Day, Spring Time and the Festival, which took place on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Honor’s Haven Resort & Spa.  Both resort staff and Facebook fans voted on all of the entries, bringing us to our top five selections; winners and honorable mentions combined. 
Michele Atkins of Hurley, NY received First Place honors with her image “2014 Tulip Festival”.  Second Place was awarded to Christine Schukowof Ellenville, NY with “Tulips in the Sun” and Third Place to Sandra Vine of Loch Sheldrake, NY with “Spring Promise”.

Janine Vine of Smallwood, NY received an honorable mention with her entry of “All Their Glory” as did Heather Whamond of East Hartford, CT with her untitled photo.

Photo submitted by Michele Atkins of Hurley, NY

Photo submitted by Christine Schukow of Ellenville, NY

Photo submitted by Sandra Vine of Loch Sheldrake, NY

Photo submitted by Janie Vine of Smallwood, NY

Photo submitted by Heather Whamond of East Hartford, CT

This year’s First and Second Place winners were awarded with gift certificates valid for a weekend stay for two at Honor’s Haven Resort & Spa; second place in Executive Accommodations and first place in Suite Accommodations!  Third Place was awarded with a souvenir from the Resort’s gift shop!

Ms. Atkins’ first place entry will also be showcased on the Resort’s website for the remainder of the year.
We would like to thank everyone who participated, celebrated and voted with us and we look forward to welcoming everyone back at next year’s festival!