Calendar Contest

Calendar Contest 2020 - Grand-Prize - Jon SehlinThe 29th Annual Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts calendar contest is underway to produce the 2024 calendar.

Each participant may enter up to eight photos in the contest. Our calendar covers all three Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts — Bluefin Bay, Surfside and Temperance Landing. We’re looking for photo entries from all three resorts and our beautiful surrounding area, in all four seasons.

Entries must be submitted in digital format and meet current contest rules. Click here for contest guidelines and prizes. Hint: Grand Prize not only earns the cover of the calendar and bragging rights, but a $1,000 Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts gift certificate! Each monthly winner receives a $200 gift certificate.

Download the official calendar contest rules here.

Upload photo submissions here.

Join us in congratulating the 2023 Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts Calendar contest winners featured below. Special thanks to ALL of the participants who entered their prize photographs in our contest. By sharing your artistry, you allow Bluefin Bay Family of Resorts to showcase our breathtaking lake and beautiful surroundings. Enjoy these winning entries.

2023 Bluefin Bay Calendar Contest Winners

  • January

Calendar Contest January“S’mores by the Lake” Jonathan Mortenson



  • February

Calendar Contest February
“A Hunting Great Gray Owl on a Cold Winter’s Morning” Paul Kammen

  • March

Calendar Contest March
“Bluefin Spring Sunrise” Joyce Foy

  • April

Calendar Contest April
“Icy Waves” Elizabeth Sprenger

  • May

Calendar Contest May“Poplar River” Sue Tschida



  • June

Calendar Contest June
“Kindred Spirits” Andrea Hess

  • July

Calendar Contest July
“Revealing the Gift Beheld” Thomas Johnson

  • August

Calendar Contest August


“Raising Daisies” Jeff Grotte

  • September

Calendar Contest September
“Starry Skies over Surfside” Terry Swanson

  • October

Calendar Contest October
“Perfect Timing” Ryan Cairl

  • November

Calendar Contest November
“Winter’s Icy Grip” Jill Beim

  • December

Calendar Contest DecemberGRAND PRIZE WINNER:

“Dusk at Bluefin” Emanouil Spassov