City of Columbia to Host #LoveColumbiaSC Photo Challenge

The #LoveColumbiaSC Challenge is a City initiative that encourages citizens of Columbia to submit photos via social media of the places they love in the city. Therefore, citizens will be tasked with submitting photos of their favorite places within City limits. The City of Columbia Photo Challenge, #LoveColumbiaSC, began in 2014 as a way to increase community engagement, expand public knowledge of the City’s social media sites and increase the use of technology to interact with citizens. To enter the contest, you must tag the City of Columbia in your photo on the social media platform and use hashtag #LoveColumbiaSC to identify a contest entry.

WHO: City of Columbia


Image Submission:

Submit images that include landscapes, structures, buildings or historical monuments. The photos MUST include images that are within the city limits. The winning photo will be based on the total number of “likes, favorites, retweets, etc. that are received by September 30, 2020.  To enter the contest, social media users MUST tag the City of Columbia on the social media platform and use #LoveColumbiaSC to identify a contest entry.

There will be three photos chosen and they will include one photo from Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The winner will be decided by the number of votes from followers on each of the social media platforms.

WHEN: The #LoveColumbiaSC Photo Challenge will held on the City’s Facebook, Instagram and Twitter media platforms from now until September 30, 2020.

WHERE: City limits of Columbia, South Carolina


Instagram: @wearecolumbia

Twitter: @cityofcolumbia 

Facebook: @cityofcolumbia