Monday, December 26, 2016

Photo Contest Winner for Week Ending 12/24/2016



Congratulations to Carol McCuiston, photo contest winner for the week ending 12'/24/2016, for her photo of a beautiful sky at Paris Landing State Park.

Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Monday, December 19, 2016

Shiver On The River



The 8th annual Shiver In The River will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, January 1, at Paris Landing State Park.
All proceeds go to the REAL Hope Youth Center. Cost is $25 per person. Trophies are awarded for individual contributors and most outrageous outfit.
The event will be held rain or snow. Gather at the boat ramp. Call 731-333-1320 for more info.

Merry Christmas!


Monday, December 12, 2016

No PLTL Meeting for December 2016

There will not be a monthly meeting for the Paris Landing Tourism League in December.  See everyone next year!

Happy Holidays!

Photo Contest Winner Week Ending 12/11/2016


Congratulations to Anne Cullen, photo contest winner for the week ending 12/11/2016 for her photo of "Justin getting to fish this summer and catching a nice keeper!"

Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Send Us Your Photos!

We want your photos of the Paris Landing area to share on our website and Facebook page.  Photos can include wildlife, people, sports activities, flora and fauna, clouds, landscapes, etc.

WHO MAY ENTER?  Anyone!

HOW TO ENTER:   Read the following Rules then attach your photo in the message box on our Facebook page at:  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League/305712731432

RULES:
  • The photo must have been made within a 8 mile radius of Paris Landing State Park.
  • The photograph, in its entirety, must be a single work of original material taken by the Contest entrant. By entering the Contest, entrant represents, acknowledges, and warrants that the submitted photograph is an original work created solely by the entrant, that the photograph does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity, and that no other party has any right, title, claim, or interest in the photograph.  
  • If the photo includes people, you must have their permission to post their photo on Facebook. - except for crowd shots of public events.
  • Photos must be in jpeg format (which is what most photos are these days).
  • Nothing naughty
  • You must include a caption in the message box.  Names, places, dates, etc.  
  • Winners of photos sent to us Sunday thru Saturday, will be posted the following week.


JUDGING & CONTEST PRIZES

  • Weekly:  Winners picked by the PLTL.  Prize:  Photo posted on our Facebook page and website with a photo credit.
  • Monthly: Winners based on number of  “likes” (1 point) and “shares” (2 points) on Facebook.  Prize:  Posted on our Facebook page and website with a photo credit.
  • Annual: Every 12 months the winners of the previous months will be posted on our website and on Facebook.  The winner will be based on the number of  “likes” (1 point) and “shares” (2 points) on Facebook.  Prize:  Posted on our website and Facebook with a photo credit, plus $200.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
By entering this Contest, all entrants agree to release, discharge, and hold harmless Paris Landing Tourism League and its partners, affiliates,  agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives from any claims, losses, and damages arising out of their participation in this Contest or any Contest-related activities and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded hereunder.

RIGHT TO CANCEL OR SUSPEND CONTEST
PLTL retains the right to cancel or suspend this contest at any time.

To open a printable pdf file of Photo Contest How To & Rules click on this:   https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxNYSUkvzx_gWlhBRkE0VDQ5VGc/view?usp=sharing

Friday, December 2, 2016

Winners Toyota Bonus Bucks Bassmaster Team Championship

Colorado anglers, Ty Faber and John Gardner are the winners of the Toyota Bonus Bucks Bassmaster Team Championship on Thursday at Paris Landing State Park.

Get all the details at:  http://www.bassmaster.com/news/faber-gardner-take-championship

Sunday, November 27, 2016

November 2016 Photo Contest Winner

We only had one weekly winner in the photo contest this month, so --- the November 2016 Photo Contest Winner is  Karen Hagedorn, this week's photo contest winner for her photo "Think Happy Stuff!"



Karen's photo will be entered in the annual contest.

Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Christmas By The Lake Arts & Crafts Festival

Paris Landing State Park Presents Christmas By the Lake Friday thru Sunday
The Christmas by the Lake Arts and Crafts Festival will be held Friday November 25th the Sunday November 27th at Paris Landing Inn. The event times are 3-8 pm on Friday, 8 am to 5 pm on Saturday and Sunday. For more information call 641-4465.

Being Thankful

Happy Thanksgiving!

Photo by Andy Bolding from Eagle's Rest Cabin Rental


Monday, November 21, 2016

Thanksgiving At The Lake Photos

Having Thanksgiving at the Lake?  Send us a photo for our weekly photo contest.

Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Veterans Visit




FishTale Lodge and Meo Mio Sportsman Grill was proud to provide these veterans room and meal on their 2200 mile trip, from Clarksville, Tennessee to Los Angeles,  California  to bring awareness to PTSD  (Post-traumatic stress disorder) on behalf Reboot Combat Recovery and A Thousand Miles Ministry! Check out their organizations and let them know you appreciate their efforts to help our veterans! Danna, our FishTale Lodge housekeeper, is shown in pic showing her appreciation -- her son is active member USAF!

Reboot Combat Recovery at  https://rebootrecovery.com/








Sunday, November 13, 2016

Photo Contest Winner Week Ending 11/12/2016


Congratulations to Karen Hagedorn, this week's photo contest winner for her photo "Think Happy Stuff!"

Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Monthly Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Paris Landing Tourism League (PLTL) will be held Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 6 pm at the Paris Landing Emergency Complex at 15616 Hwy 79 N., Suite A
Buchanan, Tennessee 38222.

We hope you'll join us.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Photo Contest Week Ending 11/6/2016

We didn't have any entries in this week's photo contest.   This is a great time of year to be taking those Fall photos.  The leaves have started to change.  Send us your photos!

Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Friday, November 4, 2016

October 2016 Photo Contest Winner

Congratulations to Carol McCuiston, photo contest winner for the month of October 2016 for her photo of a Fall Sunset at Kentucky Lake Sunset.



Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

October 2016 Photo Contest

Time to pick a winner for the October 2016 photo contest.

Monthly winners are based on the number of Facebook “likes” and “shares” for your favorite photo posted in Facebook album at https://www.facebook.com/pg/parislandingtourismleague/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10153845414146433 Votes through 11/3/16 will be counted.
Monthly winners will have their photo posted on our Facebook site and our website and will be entered for a $200 prize in our annual contest which ends May 31, 2017. So “like” and “share” just one of the photos in this album at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10153680323751433 Our Website: http://visitparislanding.com/ or http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/ Photo contest rules at: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Here are your choices:


Ashton Knowles - Kentucky Lake sunset



DeDe Wyatt - Confederate Flag at the Battle of Paris Landing

Carol McCuiston - Fall Kentucky Lake Sunset

Hello November!

Happening This Month!

November 4 - November 5
Candlelight Christmas Open House
Court Square, downtown Paris
For more information go to www.VisitDowntownParis.com

November 6
Christmas Open House
Downtown Paris, 1 - 5 pm
For more information go to www.VisitDowntownParis.com

November 25
North Pole Family Fun Day
Downtown Paris 10 am - 2 pm
For more information go to www.VisitDowntownParis.com

November 26 - December 18
Santa
Downtown Paris
For more information go to www.VisitDowntownParis.com

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Photo Contest Winner Week Ending 10/29/2016

Congratulations to Carol McCuiston, photo contest winner for the week ending 10/29/2016, for her photo of a Fall Sunset at Kentucky Lake Sunset.



Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Photo Contest Winner Week Ending 10/22/2016

Congratulations to DeDe Wyatt, photos contest winner for the week ending 10/22/2016 of this photo of the Confederate flag waving at the Battle of Paris Landing Civil War Reenactment last weekend at Paris Landing State Park.  

Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules


Monday, October 17, 2016

Photo Contest Week Ending 10/15/2016

We didn't have any entries in this week's photo contest.   We would love to see some of your photos from the Battle of Paris Landing and, of course,  this is a great time of year to be taking those Fall photos.  The leaves have started to change.  Send us your photos!

Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Saturday & Sunday at The Battle of Paris Landing Chili Cook Off & Civil War Living History

Come On Out!
Click on any image to open a photo album.


     









Soldier demonstrations. Marching, soldier life, chaplain duties, nurse tent, civil war doctor tent, blacksmith, doll and candle making and multiple local historians on-site!! 




Saturday: Chili Cook off, hay rides, cake walk, ladies tea party, vendors, PLTL Chili tent featuring bowls of chili, chili dogs and chili pies, story telling by local civil war historian. The Co. G 7th TN Cavalry : Civil War re-enactors will be on site both days for demonstrations: Infantry, Cavalry & Artillery! Blacksmith, candle and doll making! 

Larry Ray will present his history of the Battle of Paris Landing at 1 pm.




Night Firing Of Cannons Saturday at Dusk






Sunday: 10:00 AM church service at the large pavilion with a civil war chaplain.... time TBA! 

Free To The Public!  Free Parking!

For more information please contact:
Tamara Edwards  731-363-4214 or 731-333-9572



Come play with us and learn about the battle of Paris Landing!

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

This Weekend!



October 14th, 15th, & 16th 
at Paris Landing State Park 

Battle of Paris Landing 
Chili Cook Off
& Civil War Living History


Update!  Just confirmed!  Larry Ray will present his history of the Battle of Paris Landing at 10 am Friday and 1 pm on Saturday.  Sunday Service will be at 10 am.

Friday: Student day!!! Home schoolers and public schools welcome!! 

Soldier demonstrations. Marching, soldier life, chaplain duties, nurse tent, civil war doctor tent, blacksmith, doll and candle making and multiple local historians on-site!! 

Saturday: Chili Cook off, hay rides, cake walk, ladies tea party, vendors, PLTL Chili tent featuring bowls of chili, chili dogs and chili pies, story telling by local civil war historian. The Co. G 7th TN Cavalry : Civil War re-enactors will be on site both days for demonstrations: Infantry, Cavalry & Artillery! Blacksmith, candle and doll making! 


Night Firing Of Cannons Saturday at Dusk

Sunday: AM church service at the large pavilion with a civil war chaplain.... time TBA! 


Free To The Public!  Free Parking!

For more information please contact:
Tamara Edwards  731-363-4214 or 731-333-9572



Come play with us and learn about the battle of Paris Landing!

Monday, October 10, 2016

Monthly Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Paris Landing Tourism League (PLTL) will be held Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 6 pm at the Paris Landing Emergency Complex at 15616 Hwy 79 N., Suite A
Buchanan, Tennessee 38222.

We hope you'll join us.

Sunday, October 9, 2016

Photo Contest Week Ending 10/08/2016

We didn't have any entries in this week's photo contest.   This is a great time of year to be taking those Fall photos.  The leaves have started to change.  Send us your photos!

Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Monday, October 3, 2016

Photo Contest Winner Week Ending 10/01/2016

Congratulations to Ashton Knowles, photo contest winner for the week ending 10/01/2016, for his photo of a lake sunset.





Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Photo Contest Winner for September, 2016

Congratulations to Lisa Cromwell, the September 2016 Photo Contest winner for her photo of "A perfect rainbow on a perfect lake." taken in Eagle Creek.



Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/. You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

It’s time to vote for the September Photo Contest Winner. Monthly winners are based on the number of Facebook “likes” and “shares” for your favorite photo posted in Facebook album at https://www.facebook.com/parislandingtourismleague/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10153756384846433 . Votes through9/30/16 will be counted.
Monthly winners will have their photo posted on our Facebook site and our website and will be entered for a $200 prize in our annual contest which ends May 31, 2017. So “like” and “share” just one of the photos in this album at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10153680323751433 Our Website: http://visitparislanding.com/ or http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/ Photo contest rules at: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules Here are your choices:
Lisa Cromwell


Valerie Combs

Melissa Taylor

Valerie Combs

Monday, September 26, 2016

Battle of Paris Landing Chili Cook Off



October 14th, 15th, & 16th @ Paris Landing State Park 

Sponsored by the Paris Landing Tourism League!!


Friday: Student Day!!! Soldier demonstrations. Marching, soldier life, chaplain duties, nurse tent, local historians on-site and also jumpers!

Saturday : Chili Cook off, hay rides, cake walk, ladies tea party, vendors, PLTL Chili tent featuring bowls of chili, chili dogs and chili pies, story telling by local civil war historian. The Co. G 7th TN Cavalry : Civil War re-enactors will be on site both days for demonstrations: Infantry, Cavalry & Artillery! Blacksmith and also civil war "nurse tent". 

Sunday: AM church service at the large pavilion with a civil war chaplain.... time TBA! 

Printable Poster:  http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Battle%20of%20Paris%20Landing%202016

Come play with us and learn
about the battle of Paris Landing!

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Photo Contest Winner Week Ending 09/24/2016

Congratulations to Valerie Jean Combs, photo contest winner for the week ending 9/24/2016 for her photo "Tompkins enjoying the sunset at Swamp Creek on Kentucky Lake."




Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/.  You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monthly Meeting Rescheduled

The monthly meeting of the Paris Landing Tourism League (PLTL) has been rescheduled for  Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 6 pm at the Paris Landing Emergency Complex at 15616 Hwy 79 N., Suite A
Buchanan, Tennessee 38222.

Hope to see you there.

Sunday, September 18, 2016

BBQ Cook Off Winners!


We had a great BBQ cook off !!! Super great guys and some amazing competition!!



Congratulations to Mr.Marion and his Grand Champion call!! He's toting some hardware home today!!!


















 Thanks so much for all the teams that supported our event!! We couldn't do it without you!!!!!


  







Congratulations to Melissa Sergent Taylor for her photo of Paris Landing State Park waking up.




Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/.  You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Meeting Cancelled

Tonight's meeting of the Paris Landing Tourism League has been cancelled.  We will get back to you with another date and time.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monthly Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Paris Landing Tourism League (PLTL) will be held Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 6 pm at the Paris Landing Emergency Complex at 15616 Hwy 79 N., Suite A
Buchanan, Tennessee 38222.

We hope you'll join us.

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Photo Contest Winner Week Ending 09/10/2016

Congratulations to Valerie Combs, photo contest winner for the week ending 09/10/2016, for her photo of Swamp Creek at sunset.




Entering the weekly photo contest is easy. Just post your photo in our MESSAGE BOX on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Landing-Tourism-League-305712731432/.  You must tell us something about the photo - like who or what and where. Check out the rules here: http://visitparislanding.blogspot.com/search/label/Photo%20Contest%20Rules

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Boss Hoss Burnout BBQ Cook Off Sponsors

We have been working hard on our Boss Hoss BBQ cook off! Our Grand Champion will walk away with $1000.00!!!!! You can't win if you don't participate!! Open to everyone!! Can't wait to smell some BBQ smoke!!  A huge THANK YOU to our sponsors!! Check back for updates!



Come Play With Us!

Sunday, September 4, 2016

What's Happening In September




September


Noon On The Square - All Month Long
Court Square, downtown Paris, Tennessee
Every Friday at Noon in September
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy music and food on the Courthouse lawn in downtown Paris, Tennessee.

September 2-5

Labor Day Weekend




September 10 - 11
Paris Lakeway Kiwanis Club Artts and Crafts Festival
Paris Landing State Park
For more information:  https://www.facebook.com/Paris-Lakeway-Kiwanis-Club-Arts-and-Crafts-Festival-356082561187156/








September 13

Tuesday Night Blue Collar Big Bass Tournament
6pm - 9:30pm
Sponsored by the Friends of Paris Landing & Two Rivers Bass Club
731-336-2000


September 15-17
2016 Boss Hoss Burn Out BBQ Cook Off and
Boss Hoss National Rally & Midsouth Bikefest


Annual Boss Hoss & Burn Out BBQ Cook Off
For more information  click here.



Boss Hoss National Rally
For more information go to http://www.midsouthbikefest.com/




September 17
RAM ABA 100% Plus Team Tour
100+ boats approx

September 23-25
Annual Eye Full of Paris Weekend

  • September 23 Noon on the Square 12-1 pm
  • September 23 Wine to Share Water for All 7-10 pm at Lee Academy
  • September 24 Arts Round the Square 9 am-4 pm
  • September 24 Paris is Always a Good Idea- Brews Blues BBQ – 7-11 pm
  • September 24 Concert in the Vineyard at Paris Winery 6-10 pm
  • September 25 Downtown Churches Rejoice

For more information visit the Downtown Paris Association at http://www.visitdowntownparis.com/  or https://www.facebook.com/groups/downtownparistn/


September 25-25

RAM ABA Open Series (2 Day)
70+ Boats Approx

September 27
Cruise In
Downtown Paris, Tennessee
Classic cars, antique cars and those who just love to look at cars can meet at 5:30 pm the fourth Tuesday in June, August, September and October. FREE!  For more information go to www.VisitDowntownParis.com


Please visit our Event Schedule for more activities throughout the year.