Monday, June 27, 2016

June 2016 Monthly Photo Contest

Time to pick a winner for the June 2016 photo contest. Monthly winners are based on the number of Facebook “likes” and “shares” for your favorite photo posted in our June 2016 Photo Contest Facebook album. Votes through July 2nd 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=10153538968081433

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:



Deanna Cullen



Shelia Spence



Jennifer Gatlin


Rick Moody


Sunday, June 26, 2016

Photo Contest Winner For Week Ending 06/25/2016

Congratulations to Rick Moody, photo contest winner for the week ending 06/25/2016!



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

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Annual PLTL Membership Drive

Come Join Us!


For 10 years now the Paris Landing Tourism League (PLTL) has been encouraging and promoting tourism which helps supports businesses in the Paris Landing community and Henry County.  Through its members, the PLTL has provided assistance, advice, direction, volunteers and donations to events that bring visitors to our community.  We strive to encourage new events and offer assistance however we can.

Over the years we have been proud and happy to assist/participate in/ support or sponsor the following events.
Annual Paris Landing Fire Department Easter Egg Hunt, Tournament "Dodgeball", Catfish Quest Tournament, Car Show, West Tennessee Open Golf Tournament, Annual Boss Hoss BBQ Cook Off, Annual Ferry STOC Motor Cycle Ride, Wounded Warriors Bass Tournament, Sealey's Outdoor Big Bass Splash, Annual Paul Steele / Johnny Johnson Memorial Bass Tournament, Tour de Paris Landing Bike Race, Henry County Fair BBQ Cook Off, Downtown Paris BBQ Cook Off, Downtown Paris Christmas Parade, Annual Bass Tournament Release Boat, Annual Battle of Paris Landing Living History & Chili Cook-Off, Light Up The Lake, and New Year's Eve Dance

Want to help?  Please join us.

Individual supporter: $25    Family supporters: $50

Business Membership $100 
Business Membership includes the following:
On our website at:  visitparislanding.com
  • Front page alphabetical listing with a link to your website.

  • Front page top right corner ad space, ad or logo with website link - rotates weekly through alphabetical listing of members.
  • Inclusion on Business Directory page with information about your business.
  • Your ad or logo with website link is also included on the Events Schedule page.  Every week ads are rotated to the top of the list.
  • Members are encouraged to submit photos and brief articles about their business that would be of interest to tourist. Links to websites are included.


On Facebook:  
Help support the PLTL by joining now.










Monday, June 20, 2016

Photo Contest Winner Week Ending 06/18/2016

Congratulations to Jennifer Gatlin, photo contest winner for the week ending 06/18/16, for her photo "Summer fun at Kentucky Lake, Dylan's first time water skiing!"

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, June 13, 2016

Monthly Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Paris Landing Tourism League (PLTL) will be held Tuesday, June 14, 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, June 12, 2016

Photo Contest Winner for Week Ending 06/11/2016

Congratulations to Shelia Spence, photo contest winner for the week ending 06/11/16 for her photo of a "BPU Lineman 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


Saturday, June 11, 2016

Rick Moody Gets His Check



Shelia Spence from the Paris Landing Tourism League presents Rick Moody with his $200 check and a goody bag  for winning our first annual PLTL Photo Contest.

Archery Day at the Refuge


Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge
"Archery Day at the Refuge"
Saturday, June 18th 10:00 - 3:00 pm
at the Refuge Headquarters/Visitor Center

Does archery sounds fun to you? Come join us for a day at the refuge for our new event focusing on archery. We will have a basic archery range and instruction on hand for you to practice your best shot. On the back patio you can see some demonstrations on making your own bows, hear about archery hunting on the refuge and learn some local mammals. If feeling adventurous, try our new 3-D "safari course". All activities and entrance to the refuge visitor center are free, all equipment is provided. For more information please contact the refuge office at 731-642-2091

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Rick Moody Grand Prize Winner 2015-2016 PLTL Photo Contest

Congratulations Ricky Moody, Grand Prize Winner in the 2015-2016 Paris Landing Tourism League Photo Contest for his photo, " Man's best friend watching the summer sunset." Rick will be receiving a check for $200.




Facebook voting for the winner was very close.




Izzy Boyd came in a very close second for "Releasing Fish With Papa.”























Lisa Forbess was third for her photo of an Eagle in a tree.



















Thank you to everyone who entered the 2015-2016 photo contest. Please visit our Flickr album at https://www.flickr.com/photos/47434771@N05/sets/72157666746231664/with/27441177206/ to see all the entries.

A new contest has begun for 2016-2017, so 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

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Vote For Winner 2015-2016 PLTL Photo Contest

Our First Annual PLTL 2015-2016 Photo Contest is coming to an end. We just have to pick the Annual Winner.

We had 89 photos this year all showing the “wonderfulness” of our Kentucky Lake and the Paris Landing area.  We’ve had photos of boats, the Lake Highway, white horses in stormy weather, ducks, deer, fireworks, kids, adults with funny red noses, birds, not so quick but cute foxes, shells, motorcycles, butterflies, cannon fire, The Bridge, and of course – The Lake in all its glory.  To see all the photos entered this past year please visit the Flickr photostream at https://www.flickr.com/photos/47434771@N05/albums/72157666746231664/with/27441177206/.  Thank you to everyone who participated this year.

To vote for our annual winner:  Vote by “liking” and/or “sharing” your favorite photo in our 2015-2016 Annual Photo Contest Facebook album at: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153489787301433.1073741847.305712731432&type=3&uploaded=11  “Sharing” counts twice as much as “liking.”
Votes through June 9th will be counted.  The prize is $200. So “like” and “share” just one of the photos.


These are our monthly winners: (You can click on any photo to open a slide show.)
 06/2015 Paul Rennie, Jr.


07/2015 Jennifer Gatlin


08/2015 Lisa Forbess


09/2015 Shelia Fitzhugh


10/2015 Paul Hosford


11/2015 Anne Cullen


12/2015 Randy Collins


01/2016 Rick Moody



02/2016 No winner.  No participants this month.


03/2016 Jennifer Gatlin


04/2016 Lisa Forbess


05/2016 Izzy Boyd

Photo Contest Winner Week Ending 6/4/2016

 Congratulations to Deanna Cullen, photo contest winner for the week ending 6/4/2016, for her photo, "Cousins on Kentucky Lake Memorial Day weekend."




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, June 4, 2016

Congratulations to Izzy Boyd, winner for the May 2016 photo contest for her photo "Releasing Fish With Papa".  It will be entered in our 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