2020 Truro Experience Guide Photo Contest

We are looking for a unique photo to be featured on the cover of our 2020 Truro Experience Guide. 20,000 copies of this guide will be distributed province wide to highlight all that Truro has to offer! Photo submissions should reflect the vibrancy of Truro and the people who live, work and play here!

Contest Entry Details are as follows:

  • Entries must be submitted no later than March 6th, 2020 at 4:00pm. There is no fee for entry.
  • To be eligible to win the photograph must have been taken in Truro, Nova Scotia. Photos taken of people will be given preference over landscape and nature photographs. For example, we are looking for photos of people dining, shopping, enjoying events and recreation activities in Truro!

 

CONTEST ENTRY

  • To submit a photo, please complete the following steps:
  1. Email your submission to info@downtowntruro.ca.
  • The subject line must read: 2020 TRURO EXPERIENCE GUIDE PHOTO CONTEST
  • The body of your email should include your name, a brief description of the photo, your contact information and your social media platforms (if you would like to be identified as the contest winner).
  • Please attach a jpg digital file of your photo (photo submission details can be found below).
  1. Upload your photo to social media; either Facebook, Instagram or both!
  2. Tag @downtowntruro and @townoftruro.
  3. Use the hashtag #experiencetruro in the post description.

*Please note your privacy settings for this post must be public. The photos will be judged by a panel once we’ve received all submissions, however, we will gain input from the public through public social media engagement.

 

PHOTO SUBMISSION

  • Entries must be colour digital photographs. Moderate digital adjustment (colour correction, cropping, sharpening, etc) is acceptable, but any image with a watermark or signature will be automatically disqualified.
  • For contest entry, photos must be a jpg digital file, at least 3MB in size. Maximum file size: 6MB.
  • The winner will be required to submit original material (high resolution files) for reproduction purposes, so winning pictures can be published. Please be prepared to submit a high resolution file, should you win.
  • The photographer requires consent of all individuals in the photo, prior to submitting the photo.
  • Photographers may submit multiple photos.

 

JUDGING

  • Entries will be judged by a panel comprised of staff of the Town of Truro and the Downtown Truro Partnership. The decisions of the judges are final.
  • Winners will be notified by phone or e-mail.
  • The winner will be notified by March 20th, 2020.

 

PRIZE WINNER

  • There will be ONE submission winner.  This contest winner will have their photo submission featured on the cover of the 2020 Truro Experience Guide. The winner will be gifted $250 downtown dollars.
  • Additional submissions may be featured inside of the experience guide. These selected submissions will be awarded $50 downtown dollars/ photo.
  • Prizes must be accepted as awarded and are not redeemable for cash. If prizes cannot be mailed, winners are responsible for picking up their prizes at the Downtown Truro Partnership Office; 605 Prince Street, Truro, NS.



Photos with the Easter Bunny

Come meet the Easter Bunny and have your photo taken!
Saturday, April 20th from 8am – 1pm inside the Truro Farmers’ Market.
Photos with the Easter Bunny are available for $2.00.



1 hour ago

Downtown Truro

Intrinsic Salon & Spa

In addition to our new treatment special, for the month of October, we also have the Aveda Aroma Body Wrap back on our service menu! For $95 enjoy this 60-min indulgence in the signature Aveda Aroma of your choice.
As well we will be doing a Mix & Match Pre-Book BOGO*
•60 Minute Facial
•60 Minute Indian Scalp Massage
•Classic Pedicure
•Spa Pedicure
**Enjoy one of the above listed services in October and receive 50% off one of these services when you pre-book in November. This can be done with more then one service (e.g. - have two in October, receive 50% off two in November)
If you have any questions regarding these specials or would like to book- DM/call or visit our website to book online!In addition to our new treatment special, for the month of October, we also have the Aveda Aroma Body Wrap back on our service menu! For $95 enjoy this 60-min indulgence in the signature Aveda Aroma of your choice.

As well we will be doing a Mix & Match Pre-Book BOGO*
•60 Minute Facial
•60 Minute Indian Scalp Massage
•Classic Pedicure
•Spa Pedicure

**Enjoy one of the above listed services in October and receive 50% off one of these services when you pre-book in November. This can be done with more then one service (e.g. - have two in October, receive 50% off two in November)

If you have any questions regarding these specials or would like to book- DM/call or visit our website to book online!
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

1 hour ago

Downtown Truro

Tobias Portraiture

ONLY A FEW SPOTS LEFT!!
Christmas Portrait Session Special - One Day Only - Saturday, October 3.
We’re offering this early in case of a 2nd Covid Wave!!
This is NOT our Experience-based, Santa’s Workshoppe – No Santa Present!!
$99 - contact for details
Santa’s Den Background – see samples
Great for Christmas Cards, Holiday gifts, etc
Children OR Dogs OR Family OR Business Staff (5 or less)
Covid Protocols in place. Cleaning inbetween sessions. Just me and your family.
Professionally printed canvas and prints available for purchase
Other options too!
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

2 hours ago

Downtown Truro

Fall has arrived in Downtown Truro!
.
.
.
#truronice #CanadaNice TheresNoPlaceLikeHome #visitnovascotia
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

24 hours ago

Downtown Truro

The racks are full on Inglis Place!! 💓👗
.
.
.
#truronice #CanadaNice #theresnoplacelikehome #visitnovascotia
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

There’s still time! Contest deadline is March 6.
.
We’re looking for photos of people enjoying Downtown Truro - especially the food, shops and cultural establishments.
.
**2020 TRURO EXPERIENCE GUIDE PHOTO CONTEST** We are looking for a unique photo to b… https://ift.tt/32NXqDs

TODAY is the last day 😢 in our 💕Downtown Truro Has Heart💕 month.
.
You can still support a non-profit by drinking beer! (🥳YAY!)
.
Visit The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub, Sauced Wood Fired Pizza, or BellyUp BBQ & Grill and order a pint.
$2.00 from every g… https://ift.tt/39ctdQM

Dine + Win in #downtowntruro this March!
.
Do you like to eat? Do you like FREE 💰? This promotion is for you!

Fill a line on your Dine + Win BINGO card and receive FREE Downtown Dollars when you eat out at some of the best restaurants downtown Truro… https://ift.tt/2wc8Owu

Beginning March 1 - Dine + Win is coming to #downtowntruro! *What’s this now?*
It’s a month-long, food themed BINGO featuring 25 of downtown Truro’s delicious dining establishments.
Get rewarded for eating out?
Yes, please! *Explain. More words please.*… https://ift.tt/2HT7Pnr

Downtown Truro has teamed up with the brew-master at Salty Dog Brewing Company to craft a limited run of Has Heart Ale (a German style Kölsch). For the month of February The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub, Sauced Wood Fired Pizza and BellyUp BBQ & Grill will b… https://ift.tt/2HJsRoz

Load More...