The Kokomo Parks & Recreation Department celebrated Park and Recreation Month with the Third Annual KPRD “Get Your Play On” photo contest. Residents submitted photos of their favorite City of Kokomo Parks, such as Highland Park, Kokomo Beach, Foster Park or the local trails, showing how you “get your play on.”
Participants were asked to post photos to social media with the hash tag #PlayOnKokomo. A record 261 photos were submitted via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram by 119 different people.
The Kokomo Parks Board selected three winners at its August meeting. The first place winner wins two season passes to Kokomo Beach for the 2020 season along with 35 day passes. Second place winner will get two season passes for the 2020 season at Kokomo Beach while the third place winner will receive one season pass to Kokomo Beach for 2020.
The contest winners for 2019 are:
1st place – Christina Baldwin: “Boy on slide at Highland Park”
2nd place – Austin Warner: “Splash pad at Kokomo Beach”
3rd place – Angie Chaney Sanders: “Jumping for joy at Jackson Morrow”