Contest: Get Elevated
Some of the first guests to ride the
elevator when it originally opened in 1949.
- A brief paragraph, maximum of 450 words, telling a fascinating story about your family history of visiting the Park over the past decades.
- An original or scanned historical photograph showing members of your family inside the Park. Submitting a photo dated around or before the original elevator opening in the late 1940s will increase your chances of winning. The older the photo, the better.
- A photo caption 1-2 sentences long, stating: 1) who is shown in the photo, 2) location inside the Park where the photo was taken and 3) what year the photo was taken.
- Email your submission with a digital or scanned photo to: email@example.com.
- Mail your submission to: PR & Events, PO Box 39, Chimney Rock, NC 28720.