This contest is now closed! I hope you enjoyed your 2021 summer


staycation (stāˈkāSHn) - a vacation spent at home rather than abroad

#tbaycation (tē-bāˈkāSHn) - a vacation spent experiencing the best of Thunder Bay

The Summer #tbaycation Contest

Help us showcase our amazing City and unforgettable experiences by showing us your #tbaycation and we'll enter you into monthly draws to win PRIZES all summer long.

From June 1 August 31, 2021, we will be giving away 4 prizes. One on the last day of every month and one final grand prize. 

How to Enter

  1. Take a photo/video of yourself/your family on your #tbaycation - at your favourite local place.
  2. Post the photo/video on Instagram or Facebook
  3. Make sure to use the hashtag #tbaycation in your post

Important Info

  1. Draws for monthly prizes held on the last day of every month (June-Aug). If this day falls on a weekend, the draw will be held the following Monday.
  2. Winners will be notified through Facebook or Instagram.
  3. By entering the contest and using the #tbaycation hashtag on photos posted during the contest period, you give permission for Tourism Thunder Bay to use the photos in future promotions or marketing.
  4. The contest will reset each month and a new photo will need to be submitted to be entered into each month’s draw. There is no limit to the number of unique photos you can submit each month or during the contest period.
  5. Monthly winners can only win a prize once but all submissions will be included in the grand prize draw.
  6. All qualifying photos received during the contest period will be entered in the grand prize draw.

Congratulations to our winners:

June - Deborah Clements

Deborah Clements Posting with photos of a dog hiking

July - Amanda Nason

Amanda Nason Posting with a toddler by the lake

August - Samantha Lesnick

August #TBaycation post with mother and daughter overlooking lake

Grand Prize Winner - Jackie Bruce

Grand Prize #Tbaycation winner with group of kids playing on a floating mat on lake

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