Contest

Contest Details


Send us a photo of your hot chocolate and you could win:
The #HotChocolateFest GRAND PRIZE Chocolate Cup OR a 2019 Festival Pass

SEND US A PHOTO OF YOUR HOT CHOCOLATE AND YOU COULD WIN …
The #HotChocolateFest GRAND PRIZE Chocolate Cup (details below)
OR
The People’s Choice Prize – A FESTIVAL PASS to the 2019 Vancouver #HotChocolateFest

When you are at one of our participating cafes or shops, and enjoying a hot chocolate, whip out your camera or cell phone and take a picture of your drink. (Or even better, one of you and your friends indulging in hot chocolate.)

ENTER ON TWITTER

IF YOU ARE USING TWITTER (send your entry to @CityFood_mag)
Post your photo to Twitter tagged with this information:
. (period)
@CityFood_mag
I’m at (name your location)
#hotchocolatefest
Then comment about your hot chocolate!
Sample Tweet:
“. @CityFood_mag I’m at @TerraBreads drinking Honey Buns. mmm … honey is hot. #hotchocolatefest”

ENTER ON INSTAGRAM

IF YOU ARE USING INSTAGRAM (send to @hotchocolatefest)
Post your photo to Instagram tagged with this information:
@hotchocolatefest
I’m at (name your location)
#hotchocolatefest
Then comment about your hot chocolate!


Prize Details


Everyone who posts a photo will be entered to win the Grand Festival Prize consisting of gift certificates from our participating chocolate makers and cafes. Total Value $500+. Win and you could be enjoying their chocolate-y treats all year long!

Winners will be drawn and announced on Valentine’s Day.

First Prize

Gift certificates from 20 of our participating vendors. Total value: $500

Second Prize

Gift certificates from 6 of our participating vendors. Total value: $150

Third Prize

Gift certificates from 3 of our participating vendors. Total value: $75

The People’s Choice Prize

Each day we will post the photo(s) we love most to a photo gallery on our Instagram page (@hotchocolatefest). Anyone may vote for their favourite photo by ‘liking’ it. The Festival goer* whose photo receives the most votes will receive a Festival Pass for the Hot Chocolate Festival 2019. Good for a free hot chocolate at all participating venues during the festival. Total value estimated at $180 – $250.

*Festival organizers, participating vendors, suppliers and the winners of any of the prizes from previous Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festivals are not eligible to win these prizes. Limit: Enter as often as you wish, but only one photo for each Festival flavour
per each Twitter/Instagram account is permitted.


THE FOLLOWING HAVE BEEN ENTERED INTO THE DRAW FOR OUR THREE GRAND PRIZES (as of February 14, 2018)

( ) = How many entrees you have * Your pic was selected as one of our “Photos of the Day” for that date.

(Please note that due to Instagram’s algorithm system, some of your photos may appear in our feed on different dates than when you posted them. )

First Prize

Gift certificates from 20 of our participating vendors. Total value: $500

Second Prize

Gift certificates from 6 of our participating vendors. Total value: $150

Third Prize

Gift certificates from 3 of our participating vendors. Total value: $75

The People’s Choice Prize

Each day we will post the photo(s) we love most to a photo gallery on our Instagram page (@hotchocolatefest). Anyone may vote for their favourite photo by ‘liking’ it. The Festival goer* whose photo receives the most votes will receive a Festival Pass for the Hot Chocolate Festival 2019. Good for a free hot chocolate at all participating venues during the festival. Total value estimated at $180 – $250.

*Festival organizers, participating vendors, suppliers and the winners of any of the prizes from previous Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festivals are not eligible to win these prizes. Limit: Enter as often as you wish, but only one photo for each Festival flavour
per each Twitter/Instagram account is permitted.


THE FOLLOWING HAVE BEEN ENTERED INTO THE DRAW FOR OUR THREE GRAND PRIZES (as of February 14, 2018)

( ) = How many entrees you have * Your pic was selected as one of our “Photos of the Day” for that date.

(Please note that due to Instagram’s algorithm system, some of your photos may appear in our feed on different dates than when you posted them. )

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