The 2018 Calendar Contest: 18 Days Left to Register!

June 12, 2017

The 23rd Annual Bluefin Bay Calendar Contest is underway for the 2018 calendar, and you are invited to enter! Please review the rules carefully. Entries for the 2018 calendar must be postmarked no later than June 30, 2017.

  • Eligibility: Anyone is eligible to participate. Each participant may submit up to a maximum of 8 images (so please select carefully!)
  • Grand prize cannot be won by the same contestant more than once every three years.
  • Submissions: All photos must be in color, horizontal format, and submitted in both print and electronic versions. All entries are accepted when printed on high quality photographic paper and accompanied by the digital file on disk. Digital files should be a minimum of 300 dpi or 2700 x 3600 pixels in resolution at a 9 x 12 size.
  • A contestant’s name, full address and phone number must be clearly displayed on the back of each photo and CD or DVD
  • Contestants are required to provide the names and addresses of all identifiable persons in the photo and submit a signed photo release with their entry.
  • All entries become the property of Bluefin Bay and will not be returned.
  • Entries for the 2017 calendar must be postmarked no later than June 30, 2017.
  • Mail contest entries to: Bluefin Bay Calendar Contest –  PO Box 2125 7192 – W Hwy 61 Tofte, MN 55615
  • Awards: 12 photos will be selected for awards. There will be 11 gift certificates awarded for $200 worth of dining and/or lodging at Bluefin Bay, and one Grand Prize Winner awarded a $1,000 dining and/or lodging certificate (some date restrictions apply). Winners will be notified prior to December 1, 2017.
  • Permission to Reprint: Winners will be required to sign and deliver to Bluefin a publicity release and permission to reprint photos in various media, including, but not limited to, the annual calendar.
  • By entry in this contest, all entrants grant permission to Bluefin Bay to use entered images in various media as determined by Bluefin Bay.

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