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The U of M annual Louis Riel Day Celebration will take place Feb 15 at the Fort Garry campus

Share your photos with the Louis Riel statue outside of Migizii Agamik and you could win

Louis Riel Day @umindigenous Instagram photo contest

Share your photos with Louis Riel and you could win

February 11, 2019 — 

Break out your sash and celebrate the Métis Nation at the U of M’s annual Louis Riel Day celebration! To celebrate the day, we want to see your photos with the Louis Riel statue outside of Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge.

To be entered to win, follow @umindigenous on Instagram, post a selfie with the Louis Riel statue and use the hashtags #umlouisrielday, #MétisNation, #MétisPride and #MMFBisonLocal. One winner will receive a $40 gift card to Pizza Hotline and a traditional L’Assomption sash!

Rules and regulations

The Louis Riel Day Instagram Photo Contest runs from 9 a.m. CST on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 to 11:59 p.m. CST on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019 on www.instagram.com/umindigenous  (the “Contest”)

To be entered to win, follow @umindigenous on Instagram, post a photo or video with the Louis Riel statue and use the hashtags #umlouisrielday, #MétisNation, #MétisPride and #MMFBisonLocal. PRIVATE Instagram accounts must be PUBLIC during the contest in order to qualify for entry.

Images depicting dangerous behaviour or the consumption of alcohol or illegal substances will not be eligible.  All other entries between 9 a.m. CST on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 to 11:59 p.m. CST on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019 will be considered. You may enter as many times as you like. The winning account will receive a $40 gift card to Pizza Hotline and a traditional L’Assomption sash.

The winning entry will be selected based on composition, creativity, quality and adherence to the theme. The winners will be notified by Instagram direct message and then announced publicly on the account and on UM Today.

Prize must be picked up from Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge during regular business hours.

Contest is open to all residents of Manitoba, but prize must be picked up at the U of M Fort Garry campus. By tagging #umlouisrielday, you are agreeing to allow the U of M to share your photo(s) on our social media accounts and on our news site, UM Today.

Your photo(s) will not be used for commercial purposes. This contest is in no way sponsored, administered, or associated with Instagram, Inc.

By entering the Contest, you agree to release and hold harmless the University from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind to the entrant or any other person, including personal injury, death, or property damage, resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any Prize, participation in the Contest, any breach of the Contest Rules, or in any Prize-related activity. You agree to fully indemnify the University from any and all claims by third parties relating to the Contest, including without limitation any claims of infringement of rights to copyright, privacy and/or personality.

By entering, entrants confirm they are 18+ years of age, release Instagram of responsibility, and agree to Instagram’s terms of use.

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