Guess Where Wednesday: Friends Gather Here

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Our new Guess Where Wednesday mystery photo of the week is a favorite Barrington destination where family and friends gather. I recently snapped this photo while spending a little one-on-one time with my first grader. Can you guess where we were?

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If you know where we snapped this week’s mystery photo, enter your guess below for a chance to win our weekly prize which is somehow linked to the place where the photo was taken.

Now to our last mystery photo. It was a tough one because you have to really pay attention to some of the views around town to know where photographer Kate Smith took the picture. But we do have a winner who correctly guessed that it’s a snapshot of a painting hanging on the wall at Cook Street Coffee. And the winner’s name is… JOHATHAN MATTA!!! Congratulations and thanks for your guess, Jonathan. We’ll be in touch with details about your prize, which is a pound of Conscious Cup coffee and a $5 gift card to one of our favorite local cafes, Cook Street Coffee.


The artwork currently on display at Cook Street Coffee is part of the Vibe Collection, paintings by artist Nhung Due from Hanoi, Vietnam. The artists’ bio hanging on the wall at Cook Street Coffee reads, “Hanoi is an area with a longstanding history of war with multiple countries. Despite the war torn nature of the country, any traveler visiting this region of the world will certainly be humbled by the beauty of Vietnam, including its people… Nhung, perhaps one of the kindest individuals, is an extremely talented artist. The beauty of her depicted canvas overpowers the underlying historical hardships that many people of her culture have faced, and continue to face today.”

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The pieces on display at Cook Street Coffee are currently for sale. If you are interested, 10% of profits will go to your choice of Save the Children (Vietnam) or Wounded Warrior Project (U.S.). Contact Zach Witt at 406-599-3689 or for more information about the Vibe Collection.

You’ll find Cook Street Coffee at 100 East Station Street, right at the corner of Station and Cook Streets in Barrington.  For hours and to learn more about the family business, CLICK HERE to connect with the cafe on Facebook or visit

Now back to this week’s mystery photo. If you know where the photo was taken and submit a correct answer using the form below, you’ll be in the running to win our latest prize when we reveal this week’s mystery location and our new winner next Wednesday. We have a great prize on the line and the rules are simple!

Here’s how the contest works:

  • Submit guesses about where today’s mystery photo was taken in the form below
  • You have until the end of the day next Tuesday to submit your guess
  • Next week on Wednesday, we’ll draw a name and reveal the winner at
  • We will contact the winner with instructions about receiving the prize of the week
  • Only one guess per person
  • Your email address must be valid, so we can contact you if you win

There you go! All you have to do is SUBMIT YOUR GUESS IN THE FORM BELOW. We’ll reveal the photo’s location when we debut another new mystery photo next week. And be sure to pay attention to the sights you see around town. It’s the little details that could be on display the next time we ask “Guess Where, Barrington?”

Good luck to all who enter and here’s one last look at this week’s mystery photo.

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