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SEC T I ON F OU R P RES S BR IEFIN GS 2 CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY WRITING CONTEST 2019 Chautauqua County, NY – 2019 AGLOW Outdoor Writing Contest Chautauqua County is revising our contest dates for 2019, but to the advantage of AGLOW members who have written a story about Chautauqua outdoor adventure during the publish period noted below, we are inviting you to send us a copy. The new dates for the 2019 writing contest will be 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019. We are upping the ante from $400 to $875 with the new contest that will be open to active outdoor media in AGLOW, POWA, NYSOWA and OWO. More on details about the contest and our new 2019 Fish Camp dates in the next Horizons Newsletter. Submit your published story: $400 in CASH PRIZES, Hotel Weekend, Free Charter Trip. Publish Period: July 2, 2018 - Jan. 1, 2019 Submission Deadline: Apr. 1, 2019. Winners announced at 2019 AGLOW Annual Conference. Category: Outdoor Adventure Entry Fee: Free. Sign up with direct entry to CCVB (email below). Need to Know More About Chautauqua County? Join Us at FISH CAMP 2019! Three Fish Camps are planned. Contact Dave Barus at dbarus35@yahoo.com or call 716-597-4081 for dates and reservation. tributarystreams and there is crappie f ishing fun too. Your only requirement is to get yourself to the Fish Camp location we will provide to you. We’ve got you covered. Prizes: 1st Prize: $250 Cash + free weekend hotel reservation + free charter f ishing trip 2nd Prize: $125 Cash 3rd Prize: $75 Cash Description: For this writing competition, tempt us with your creative outdoor story. Deliver a sense of urgency to join the fun of any Chautauqua County outdoor adventure with your compelling message. Your story can be about f ishing, hunting, camping, hiking, kayaking, boating or anything outdoors, including our grape country – wine tasting, hops farming (microbreweries), etc. Please email submissions as a PDF, if possible. No limit on number of submissions. CONTEST CONTACT INFORMATION: Andrew Nixon, Email: nixon@tourchautaqua.com; Phone: 716-450-4569; US Mail address: Chautauqua County Vacations Bureau, PO Box 1441, Main Gate, Chautauqua, NY, 14722. Email contest entries to Andrew Nixon. Free Invitation. Fish camp trips will target giant musky and largemouth bass on Chautauqua Lake, monster walleye and smallmouth bass on Lake Erie, Lake Erie jumbo yellow perch, steelhead in several of our many Volume 03  No. 01  | 2019  ‡‡‡