Weedmaps Instagram Photo Contest

Take a scenic photo of your smokescape Post on Instagram
#Smokescape and #Weedmaps for a chance to win!


Weedmappers! We want to see your favorite #Smokescape! Where do you go to escape? Where do you get closer to Mother Nature with Mary Jane? Whether it be your everyday smoke spot, a quick toke on-the-go, or discovering somewhere new, we want to see where you like to elevate!

Simply post your pictures with the hashtags #weedmaps and #smokescape to be entered to win. We'll feature your #Smokescape on our Weedmaps Instagram and send you a package of swag.

The Good Stuff

You could win a package of swag.

All you have to do is:

  1. Take a photo of your outdoor smokescape
  2. Upload it to Instagram
  3. Tag is with #weedmaps and #smokescape, follow @weedmaps and @themarijuana
  4. Weedmaps and Gil, @nugporn420, will go through all entries to search for clear-cut winners.
  5. We will announce the winners on 9/20 and post their submission!

About Gil

For those who don't know; Gil is the lead photographer at Weedmaps who has perfected the craft of photographing buds, wax and everything in between. He is also the host of WeedmapsTV and travels the world exploring cannabis culture.

#Smokescape Photograph EXAMPLES


Weedmaps' "#Smokescape Photo Contest"
Weedmaps presents the "#Smokescape Photo Contest"!
Submission begins at 12:00 am PDT on August 19, 2014 and ends at 11:59 pm PDT on September 19, 2014.
The contest is sponsored by Weedmaps and will be hosted by Weedmaps 41 Discovery, Irvine, CA 92618.

  1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY: Entrants/Winners must be legal residents of the U.S. who are 18 years of age or older as of August 19, 2014.
  2. HOW TO ENTER: The entrant must:
    1. Have an Instagram account: If you are not a member, you may find links to download the app here: http://instagr.am/
    2. Upload their photos to Instagram and tag them with the hashtag #Smokescape and #Weedmaps (video entries and entries uploaded before the contest start date are ineligible)
    3. Entry Period Entry Period Start Date August 19, 2014 (12:00am) Entry Period End Date: September 19, 2014 (11:59pm) Winner Announcement Date: Sat September 19, 2014
  3. ELIGIBILITY for WEEKLY PRIZE WINNER: To be eligible to win, your submission must include the following: - Submit photo(s) in which the weed(s) are the subject of the photo and the photo follows the #Smokescape theme.
  4. CONTACT: By entering the Contest, you agree to be contacted by Weedmap, only as it may relate to the Contest.
  5. PHOTOS: Photos must be your original work and you must have full ownership rights. Photos become the property of Weedmaps (referenced herein as "Weedmaps"), which will have the right, without further consideration, to modify and/or use them in its catalog, web site and in any other publication for promotional purposes. By entering, you agree to Weedmap's use of your weed's name and likeness for promotional purposes in its TV, radio, web site and any other publication for promotional purposes.
  6. PARTICIPATION: To participate in the Contest, you must (i) be a legal resident of the United States or the District of Columbia; (ii) be at least 18 years of age at the time of entry; (iii) and must follow the instructions to participate. Weedmaps will notify the original owner of the photo by replying to the posted photo through Instagram.
  7. PRIZE WINNER SELECTION: There will be one Grand Prize to be determined by a Weedmaps panel. The Prize Winner will be selected based on originality, technical excellence, composition, overall impact, and artistic merit. Odds of becoming a winner depend on the number of eligible entries received.
  8. PRIZES: Winners will be notified by a comment on their Instagram photo from the official Weedmap account "@Weedmaps" and must follow the instructions given and submit any required paperwork to collect the prize. Limit one prize per individual/family/household.
  9. All entries submitted become the property of Weedmaps and Weedmaps.com and will not be returned. Contest ends at 11:59 pm PDT on September 19, 2014. Neither Weedmaps nor any of its agents, employees, parents, affiliates or subsidiaries are responsible for lost, late, damaged, misdirected, incomplete entries, or for hardware or software or any telephone, electronic, network or computer malfunctions, failures, errors or data inaccuracies. In the event this contest becomes technically corrupt in any way, electronically or otherwise, the sponsors reserve the right to cancel, terminate or suspend the contest. In such an event, winners will be selected for any remaining prizes by random drawing from among all valid entries received before cancellation, termination or suspension.
  10. All aspects of the prize are NON-TRANSFERABLE and no substitutions are allowed. No cash equivalent or exchange of prize is permitted and any and all local and state or federal taxes resulting from winning and accepting this prize is the responsibility of the winner.
  11. The Contest is only open to U.S. residents, 18 years of age or older as of August 19, 2014, excluding all full- or part-time employees of Weedmaps and any parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies of each, as well as their agents and representatives. This offer is void wherever prohibited and subject to all federal, state and local laws.
  12. Entrants, by participating in the Contest agree to waive (and potential winners in accepting their prize, must agree in writing to waive) any and all claims of liability against Weedmaps and their parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies and agencies, representatives and employees from any accident, loss or injury occurring from this promotion or in any way related to the prize or the use or misuse thereof.
  13. Winners hereby agree to the use of their names, addresses (city, state),photographs and likeness for purposes of advertising, trade and promoting in any and all media on behalf of Weedmaps without further compensation, except where prohibited by law.
  14. For a list of winners, available after September 20, 2014, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by October 20, 2014 to: Weedmaps. Attn: Content/Social Media Instagram #Smokescape Photo Contest, 41 Discovery, Irvine, CA 92618.
  15. The sponsor of this Contest is Weedmaps