Sunflower Photo Contest

Can there be a more iconic sign of summer than blooming sunflowers? Their bright sunny faces always put a smile on our faces all summer long.

We are challenging everyone to come to the Garden and take the best photos of our sunflowers. Here is the breakdown on how to participate in our photo contest.

August 5th – August 21st

Norfolk Botanical Garden

How many winners?
Three winners 3rd, 2nd and 1st place

We have three amazing judges chosen from our NBG staff


How to participate

1. Submit ONE photo of the sunflowers that are blooming at Norfolk Botanical Garden, with your name and contact information, by clicking on the submit button on the bottom of the page.

We will contact the winners on Friday, August 26th. All the winning photos will be displayed on the guest services information monitor through Monday, September 5 and posted on our social media. Winners will also receive an NBG gift bag and prizes will be available for picked up on Sunday, August 28th, day of the Sunflower Music Festival.