Owly McOwl Face Contest

Contest Alert-Nightwatcher Can and glassTuesday, November 14th, 2017 (Ontario): The great thing about a cold Canadian winter are the dark beers that appear to even it out. Welcome to stout season, folks. Let the roasted smokin’ hints of cocoa wrap you up like a wool blanket. To celebrate the latest addition to the Lake of Bays lineup, we’d like to offer you the chance to make your mark on Nightwatcher Oatmeal Stout.

Owly Mc-Owl Face

Who is that little owl, glaring at you from the depths of this dark beer can?

You tell us. Comment and tag a friend on the  or retweet the contest alert on Twitter feeds with your ideas and #OwlyMcOwlFace.

Prizing:

  1. An LB taster pack, 4 LB glasses, tshirt, & a bag of Maple Coffee plus $25 off $100 worth of Algonquin Outfitters merchandise and rentals.
  2. An LB taster pack, 2 LB glasses & a bottle opener plus $25 off $100 worth of Algonquin Outfitters merchandise and rentals.
  3. An LB taster pack, 1 LB glass plus $25 off $100 worth of Algonquin Outfitters merchandise and rentals.

Selection process:

A team of judges will select the top 5 names which will be subject to popular vote. Prizing will be awarded based on the top 3 candidates.

Inappropriate content will not be considered and probably get deleted if dubbed sufficiently offensive.

Contest closes on November 20th, Monday at 5pm.

Must be 19+ and a resident of Ontario to enter.

Why?:

I ask you, why not? This contest was inspired by the legendary Boaty McBoatface spectacle. We hope for some gold standard puns and play on words.

 

Gord Downie Fundraising Auction

Friday, October 20th, 2017 (Baysville, ON): We’re happy to report that our Pumpkin Party in late September has already raised $2000 for the Gord Downie Brain Cancer Research Fund. Let’s keep the momentum going in honour of Gord and our brewer, Mark, who is recovering from brain cancer thanks to the great team at the Sunnybrook Hospital, supported by Gord’s fund and the Sunnybrook Foundation.

We will be auctioning off official and authorized prints from David Bastedo, who captured live photography at the Man Machine Poem Tour. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the Gord Downie Brain Cancer Research Foundation.

Bastedo captured the “JAWS” photo on August 1st, 2016 at Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome. This photo was featured in Maclean’s Magazine’s “A Year in Pictures 2016”. “Kingston Goodnight!” was captured after the final show of the Man Machine Poem Tour on August 20th, 2016 at Kingston’s K-ROCK Centre.

Bid on Ebay: Jaws

Ebay: Gord Downie JAWS Print 13″x19″

Bid On Ebay: Kingston Goodnight!

Ebay: The Tragically Hip “Kingston Goodnight!” Print 13″x19″

These prints come with a letter of authenticity, a “JAWS” pin, and a “Kingston Goodnight!” fridge magnet. Bidding ends Monday, October 30th 9:00 AM (EST). The winning bidder can arrange shipment with the brewery or pickup in Baysville, ON.

#PumpkinParty Photo Contest 2017

Post Your Picture Perfect Pumpkin Pics & Win!

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Directions:

  • Pick up 1 or six cans of Wild North Pumpkin Ale.
  • Take a photo of our pumpkin ale, have fun with it!
  • Post the photo to instagram or twitter, with “#pumpkinparty” in the caption. (FYI our tag is @lb_brewing). For Facebook, just post it to our wall, so we can see it.
  • Do this as many times as you like! (no repeat pics)

 


Prizes:

  1.  2 Pumpkin Party Glasses, 2 tshirts, 4 beer vouchers, $40 Gift Certificate at Algonquin Outfitters.
  2. 2 Pumpkin Party Glasses, 2 tshirts, 4 beer vouchers, $20 Gift Certificate at Algonquin Outfitters.
  3. 2 Tshirts, 4 beer vouchers, $10 Gift Certificate at Algonquin Outfitters.
  4. … beer vouchers! For the 10 winners after, plus $25 off when you spend $100 at Algonquin Outfitters.

* Best Photo wins both prize, judged by members of the brewery, the rest of the prizes will be selected randomly!
Contest runs until Monday, September 25th, 2017. Enter as often as you like.


Contest Agreement

By submitting your photos, you agree to the contest requirements below.

You must be of legal drinking age to enter. We can only deliver the grand prize to a territory where Lake of Bays beer is distributed.

Photo must have Lake of Bays Brewing Company’s Wild North Pumpkin Ale and be submitted by Monday, September 25th, 2017. Multiple entries allowed, but no duplicates.

By sending in your photos you are, unless you ask us otherwise:

  • granting permission for Lake of Bays Brewing Company to use your photo (with credit to you) on our various social media, website and promotional material.
  • granting permission to use your full name on our various social media, website and promotional material.

Lake of Bays Brewing Company reserves the right to share or not to share photos at the company’s discretion. We will not share photos we deem inappropriate for any reason. We may change the rules of the contest at our discretion.

Ugly XMas Sweater Contest

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Enter our 2016 Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest

How to participate:

  1. Take a picture of yourself in your Christmas sweater with your favourite Lake of Bays brew.
  2. Post it on Instagram using the hashtag #LOBUCS
  3. Contest will be running from November 25th, 2016 to December 16th, 2016
  4. Winners will be announced on December 19th, 2016

Contest Agreement:

By submitting your photos, you agree to the contest requirements below.

  1. You must be of legal drinking age to enter. We can only deliver the grand prize to a territory where Lake of Bays beer is distributed.
  2. Photo must have a Lake of Bays Brewing Company’s beer and must be submitted before December 19th, 2016 11:59pm

By sending in your photos you are, unless you ask us otherwise:

  1. Granting permission for Lake of Bays Brewing Company to use your photo (with credit to you) on our various social media, website and promotional material.
  2. Granting permission to use your full name on our various social media, website and promotional material.
  3. Lake of Bays Brewing Company reserves the right to share or not to share photos at the company’s discretion. We will not share photos we deem inappropriate for any reason. We may change the rules of the contest at our discretion.​

Win Tickets: NHLA Benefit Hockey Tour

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Terms & Conditions

There are 14 chances to win! We’ll randomly select a winner within each region.

The Game: NHL Alums are pitted against the Local Law Enforcement and the Canadian Women’s Hockey League All Stars. Most games are played in support of different local charities and non-profit organizations. There’s also some family-friendly comedic narration, MC’d by the ref. Local youth hockey teams get to play a couple rounds with the likes of Brent Gretzky, Mark Napier, Kris King, and Mike Krushelnyski – getting pointers from the greats. Purchase Tickets

Lake of Bays Brewing Company has been a proud supporter of the NHLA Association since 2013. We have raised over $100,000 on behalf of the NHLA and the various causes it supports through our lineup of hockey-themed beers.
Learn more…

Locations and Tour Dates

London17 NovemberWestern Fair Sports Arena
Hamilton18 NovemberDave Andreychuk Mountain Arena
Brantford19 NovemberWayne Gretzky Sports Centre
Niagara Falls20 NovemberThe Gale Centre
Timmins25 NovemberMcIntyre Community Centre
Sudbury26 NovemberT.M. Davies Community Centre and Arena
Bracebridge27 NovemberBracebridge Memorial Arean
Peterborough10 DecemberPeterborough Memorial Centre
Belleville-Picton11 DecemberWellington District & Community Centre
Waterloo (Tri)15 DecemberWaterloo Memorial Recreation Complex
Milton16 DecemberMilton Memorial Arena
Cornwall28 DecemberCornwall Civic Complex
Ottawa29 DecemberJim Durrell Recreation Centre
Petawawa30 DecemberPetawawa Civic Centre

#PumpkinParty Photo Contest

Post Your Picture Perfect Pumpkin Pics & Win!

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Starting Sept 12th, post a photo of our Wild North Pumpkin Ale using the hashtag -> #PumpkinParty! We’ll be checking Instragram, Facebook & Twitter.

There will be a prize for Best Photo as well as a prize for a randomly selected entry.

 


Prizes:

  1.  4 x Huntsville Treetop Trekking Passes + Lake of Bays Prize Pack
  2. 2 Pumpkin Party Ts & 2 Pumpkin Party Glasses + Lake of Bays Prize Pack

* Best Photo will select their prize first. Option 2 is available to both winners. However only one award of Option 1 is available.
Contest runs until Monday, September 26th, 2016. Enter as often as you like.


Contest Agreement

By submitting your photos, you agree to the contest requirements below.

You must be of legal drinking age to enter. We can only deliver the grand prize to a territory where Lake of Bays beer is distributed.

Photo must have Lake of Bays Brewing Company’s Wild North Pumpkin Ale and be submitted by Monday, September 26th, 2016. Multiple entries allowed, but no duplicates.

By sending in your photos you are, unless you ask us otherwise:

  • granting permission for Lake of Bays Brewing Company to use your photo (with credit to you) on our various social media, website and promotional material.
  • granting permission to use your full name on our various social media, website and promotional material.

Lake of Bays Brewing Company reserves the right to share or not to share photos at the company’s discretion. We will not share photos we deem inappropriate for any reason. We may change the rules of the contest at our discretion.

NHLAA Hockey Benefit Tour 2016

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Win 4 tickets to the Bracebridge game! See bottom of the page for contest details.

Bracebridge Memorial Arena • ON January 22nd, 2016 • Puck Drops at 7pm

As part of their Hockey Benefit Tour, members of the National Hockey League Alumni Association will be making their annual return to Bracebridge. The opposing team is Muskoka’s very own Law Enforcement All Stars.

Alum tumbling in the netIn recent years, the game has started out pretty competitive, but usually evolves into general silliness. The NHLAA players enjoy a good roasting by the referee who will be riffing jokes and jabs at the alums.

During intermission, the Bracebridge Bears play a short game and get to knock gloves with the greats. The audience is invited to participate in some contests, followed by a few hockey skills competitions between NHLAA players and the OPP.

Bracebridge Bears mingling with the NHLAA playersMany of us here at the brewery will by rallying at the game to show our support for this not-for-profit event! More than likely, after a couple cans of Top Shelf.

After the game, the players will be having a little after-party at the Crabby Joe’s in Bracebridge. This is a great opportunity to get your gear signed along with some wings ‘n’ brews.

NHL Alumni lineup: Rick Vaive, Brent Gretzky, Walter Gretzky, Greg Johnston, Mike Krushelnyski, Mark Napier, Jack Valiquette, Kris King, Al Lafrate, Bill Derlago, Mike Pelyk, Dennis Maruk, Mark Laforest, Dave Hutchison, Bryan Muir, and Dan Daoust.

How to win tickets:

What do you like to do in Muskoka during the winter?  Simply send your answer to sgirdwood@lakeofbaysbrewing.ca. Please provide your name and mailing address. The winner will be announced and contacted on Monday, January 18th, 2016.

Terms and conditions: The winner will be awarded 4 tickets to the Benefit Hockey game to take place at the Bracebridge Memorial Arena on January 22nd, 2016 at 7pm. The recipient agrees to have their first name or full name announced on Lake of Bays Brewing Company’s website and social media outlets. Beyond this announcement, we promise not to share or use any of your personal information.

The Scotiabank NHL Alumni Benefit Tour supports the Special Olympics and Law Enforcement Torch Run’s mission “To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition for individuals with intellectual disabilities.

Contest: Movember Math

LB: Movember Math. Guess the whiskers on this mister. Sponsored by the Village Cigar Company

Guess the number of hairs in our Head Brewer’s moustache to win an LB Prize Pack and a free hair cut and grooming at the Village Cigar Company & Barbershop.

Dan has 2 eyes, one nose, and ten beers. How many moustache hairs does that leave him?

Guess, share and shave! In the comments, write a number that you think to be the closest to the number of hairs in Dan Unkerskov’s moustache. You can only guess once! So make it count.

If it turns out more than one person has selected the winning number, we will perform a random draw to select the big winner! Contest closes at 12AM, November 10th.

Prizing includes a free haircut and grooming/shave at the Village Cigar Company, located in Burlington and Oakville. To sweeten the deal we’ll send you home with a brewery prize pack!

We can make you a star!

By participating in this contest, you agree to have your pretty picture taken at the Village Cigar Company & Barbershop. You also agree to the free use of these photos across the websites and social media platforms owned by Lake of Bays Brewing Company and Village Cigar Company & Barbershop. You understand that these photos may be shared by other users not associated with either company.

Lake of Bays Brewing Company and the Village Cigar Company and Barbershop acknowledge that your personal information will not be publicized apart from your name and photograph. We understand that you may not wish to have your whole name shared with the public, but we may select your first and/or last name upon announcement of the prize winner.

A ghastly giveaway!

Smiling bocha pumpkin in front of orange twinkle lights.
Photocred Flickr’s Ginny: http://bit.ly/1N64AGI

If we can TRICK you into doing our survey, we’ll TREAT the first 50 of you to 2 tall cans! Woohahaha!

We’re trying to learn more about our dreadful customers, so do us the disservice of answering some loathsome questions. The first 50 to fill out the survey will be mailed two vouchers to use at participating Beer Stores.

Contest lasts until Oct 31st, but it will be back! Enter if you dare.

Livin’ the Dream 2015

Are you a beer-drinkin’ happy snapper?
Send us your photos of Livin’ the Dream and WIN.

Grand Prize! Some of this beer will no longer be available when we announce the winner, but we saved some for ya.

Starting July 1st, send us a picture of Lake of Bays beer in your ideal setting and we’ll share them online. Check them out every day on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest and vote for the ones you like most.

  • Weekly winners selected by LB will receive a Lake of Bays Brewing Co. bottle opener.
  • Five monthly winners selected by LB staffers receive the LB t-shirt of your choice (as available).
  • Grand prize is a premium swag kit including a quarter zip sweater, Rock Cut T-Shirt, stemmed beer glass and tall lager glass, opener, a bottle of our summer seasonal River Walker Ginger Lemon Ale and Chris Chelio’s Pale Ale, 3 cans of Wild North Summer Session Ale, a Spark House
    tacker sign and snappy ball cap! The grand prize winners are selected by YOU. See contest details for more.

So send your photos to livinthedream@lakeofbaysbrewing.ca

Click here for more contest details.