Father Son contest concludes; Summer Photo contest offered

To learn about the new Best Summer Ever Photo Contest sponsored by Walmart, click here. To vote in the Father Son Lookalike Contest, click here.

To visit the Father Son Lookalike Contest site, click here. Voting has concluded!

Have people told you that you look just like your father – or your son? Is there is a striking resemblance between the two of you? Then you’re exactly who The Daily Nonpareil is looking for in our latest photo contest … just submit a photo and you could be a contest winner!

The Nonpareil and NonpareilOnline.com are partnering on the Father Son Lookalike Contest, which is similar to the recent and very popular Mother Daughter Lookalike Contest.

To enter, go to NonpareilOnline.com or SouthwestIowaNews.com/contests and click on the contest link. On the contest site, submit a photo of the father and son (or sons) posed close together that is no more than a year or two old, and include a brief description.

There is no fee to enter, and submissions will be accepted through the end of the contest voting at 4 p.m. Monday, June 14.

Online voting will be open from midnight Monday, June 7, to 4 p.m. Monday, June 14. Be sure to recruit your friends and family to vote; they will have five votes to cast each day per e-mail address. Voting is free.

First through third places will receive prizes. In addition, the first-place father and son will be featured in an article in The Daily Nonpareil and on NonpareilOnline.com on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 20.


How does the Best Summer Ever Photo Contest sponsored by Walmart work?

There are so many fun things to do in an around southwest Iowa this summer. Take your camera while you're having fun and click away!

To go to the contest site, click here. Just register, upload the photo on the "Submit a Photo" page, including a brief description of the summer activity in the photo. You can enter up to five photos per e-mail address.

You can view other great entries and recruit your friends and family to vote for your photo!

Submissions will be accepted beginning Friday, June 4, and continuing through the end of voting at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20. (Enter your photo(s) by Aug. 1 to allow for the maximum time for voting.)

Voting is free and will be held from 8 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 1, to 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20. Voters are allowed 5 votes per day per e-mail address.

Are there prizes?

Yes! We've got great prizes for the three photos that receive the most votes as well as a judge's choice winner! Prizes will be announced soon! The winning photos will also be featured in The Daily Nonpareil and on NonpareilOnline.com.

Photos can be either taken in southwest Iowa or the greater metro area, or be taken elsewhere (vacation) but be submitted by area residents.

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