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Our Valentine’s 2020 #EatAlbertaFirst_WithLove Instagram contest

This is our 15th year in business!

We want to shout it from the roof tops. We are so excited and we want to spend the year showering our community with love for all the support you’ve given us to help us get this far. So, starting with Valentine’s 2020, we’ll be popping up throughout the year with 15 different contests.

The Valentine’s contest is called Eat Alberta First – With Love

The contests runs the week leading up to Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2020  so be sure to follow along. Here are all the rules and regulations.

The #EatAlbertaFirst_WithLove Instagram contest

February 10  9 a.m. MDT to 12 noon on February 14, 2020 MDT – (“contest period”) – Alberta Food Tours, Inc. (AFT)

Contest information

Our #EatAlbertaFirst_With Love Instagram contest prizes will be provided February 14, 2020. 

Our goal is to increase awareness of Alberta as a food destination, to showcase our amazing partners throughout the province and to engage Alberta food lovers in our community.

Per Instagram rules, this is in no way sponsored, administered, or associated with Instagram, Inc. By entering, entrants confirm they are 16+ years of age, release Instagram of responsibility, and agree to Instagram’s terms of use.

How to enter

There is no purchase required. To enter the contest, entrants must like our post, follow our account and tag someone they’d like to share their #eatalbertafirst_with love prize with in their post. To be valid, entries must be received by midnight MDT of each day from the contest period. 

There’s no limit. You get an entry for each friend you tag on any given day throughout the contest dates. Entries are accepted for each day of the contest. If you attempt or are suspected of attempting to use robotic, automatic, programmed or other entry methods not authorized by these rules, it shall be deemed as tampering and will violate your entries. 


The contest is open to all residents of Alberta who are 16 years of age of older at the contest opening date. Parental consent is required for any entrant under the age of majority. 

Employees of AFT, as well as employees’ immediate family (father/mother, brother/sister, son/daughter) or persons living under the same roof are not eligible to enter the Contest.

Awarding of prizes

On Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2020 at noon MDT – winners will be announced from those chosen randomly on the two contest days in the week of February 10 – 14. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received each day.

We will contact winners by direct message (DM) on Instagram. Prizes emailed or mailed to the address provided. If a winner cannot be reached within three days following the first attempt of contact or if the winner declines the prize, the prize shall be forfeited and AFT has the right, at its sole discretion, to select another winner. 

Prizes include:
2 tickets to our Calgary Farmers’ Market experience OR 2 tickets to our Edmonton Strathcona Brunch and Bakeries tour.

Stay tuned!

Watch our Instagram and Facebook channels as we pop-up to reward our community as we all Eat Alberta First – With Love. May you be inspired to Eat Alberta First all year long!