GardenFest Instagram Contest
Share your photos of Dominion GardenFest of Lights
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Tag your photos #GardenFest on Instagram to Enter
Share your holiday photos from Dominion GardenFest of Lights and be entered to win a $882 value prize package!
What's your favorite way to enjoy GardenFest? One of our favorite parts of GardenFest is seeing it though your eyes. Show us your family traditions, your favorite vistas, your dog enjoying the lights at GardenFest for Fidos-- in a word, tell us why you love Dominion GardenFest of Lights in a photo. Is it a picture of your children enjoying GardenFest for the first time? Bling from the Bling Shop? Warming up with hot cocoa and s'mores around the fire? Maybe you'll luck out and catch that rare photo of snow flurries fluttering through the trees, or maybe you're a talent at capturing the warm glow of light coming from inside the Conservatory? Got a great photo of you and Santa on a Merry Monday? Or a photo of your entire family celebrating the holidays in the Robins Tea House? Tag it #GardenFest when you post it on Instagram -- and you'll be entered to win!
To Enter: Follow @LewisGinter on Instagram
Upload your original photos between 5 p.m. on November 29, 2013 - midnight on January 1, 2014
Use the #GardenFest hashtag and tag @LewisGinter (Please note: You must be signed up for Instagram to enter the contest -- you can download the free App on Apple or Android.)
By tagging your photo #GardenFest and entering the contest, you agree to allow Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden to reproduce your photo in our newsletter and on our social media channels.
Be creative! We'll choose a photo based on creativity, fun and photographic composition.
We will announce the lucky winners on Friday, January 3. Be sure to check your Instagram account for a message!
Prizes: The Grand Prize Winner will receive a prize package valued at over $850.
- Tickets 12 to come back to enjoy Dominion GardenFest of Lights (between January 3 - January 13, 2014). Yes, bring your 11 closest friends! $132 Value.
- A gift certificate for a one complimentary night in a superior room (including valet parking) at the Jefferson Hotel in downtown Richmond, based on availability, advanced reservations required. (Trivia -- the Jefferson Hotel was built by our namesake, Lewis Ginter.) $400 Value.
- A family 4-pack of tickets to the Richmond Ballet's Cinderella. The classic fairy tale comes to life in a glorious presentation choreographed by Malcolm Burn. Inspired by the Brothers Grimm and featuring the music of Prokofiev, performed by the Richmond Symphony. (Feb. 13-16 at the Carpenter theatre at Richmond CenterStage. $320 Value.
- Plus, we'll feature the winner on the Garden's social media channels.
Second prize winner will win tickets for you and 4 of your friends to come back to enjoy Dominion GardenFest of Lights (between January 3 - January 13, 2014). $55 Value.
Plus, we'll feature the winner on the Garden's social media channels.