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#CityHallSelfie Day

It's the best day of the year! The seventh annual #CityHallSelfie Day is on Monday, August 15, 2022!

This is your chance to showcase your #localgov love. Participation is easy:

  1. Take a picture of yourself, with a group, or with community member in front of your local government building

  2. Post the picture on social media with the hashtag #CityHallSelfie

  3. Tag us @ELGLNetwork on Facebook, @ELGL50 on Twitter, @ELGL50 on Instagram.

We'll have trophies, recognition, and prizes for the people and organizations that show the most pride and creativity on the big day.

This day is all about local government pride.

So it doesn't matter if you work for a town, county, special district - just hop in front of your building, snap a picture, and use the hashtag to share it with the world!

Check out the 2022 Media & Outreach Kit to help spread the word about this day of celebration in your community!


City Hall Selfie day is happening August 13th. Here’s my tips for how to make your selfie standout! ##cityhallselfie ##austin ##texas ##texascityhall

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Award Categories

Each year, we celebrate #CityHallSelfie award winners in multiple categories. In addition to your favorite categories, we're taking your suggestions for new awards too! Send an email over to Allie at [email protected] with your great ideas.

Start planning today to win a coveted #CityHallSelfie trophy and swag:

  • People's Choice Award: #CityHallSelfie Excellence
  • Best Community Engagement for #CityHallSelfie Day
  • Best #CityHallSelfie with an animal or pet
  • Best TikTok Video
  • Most Creative #CityHallSelfie
  • State With the Most #CityHallSelfies
  • Best Dressed #CityHallSelfie
  • Best Hat in a #CityHallSelfie
  • Best #CityHallSelfie Photography
  • Best Use of #CityHallSelfie Props
  • #CityHallSelfie With the Most Famous Person
  • Funniest #CityHallSelfie
  • Most Historic #CityHallSelfie
  • Best #CityHallSelfie Lighting
  • Most Selfies Taken by One Person on #CityHallSelfie Day
  • #CityHallSelfie From the City With the Largest Population
  • #CityHallSelfie From the City With the Smallest Population
  • #CityHallSelfie From Another Country
  • Best #CityHallSelfie by a Newspaper/TV Reporter
  • Best #CityHallSelfie by a Community Member
  • Best Promotion of #CityHallSelfie by a Government Entity
  • Best Promotion of #CityHallSelfie by a Non-Government Entity

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