It’s a cold one outside and Hornblower Niagara Cruises wants to recognize the brave and adventurous ones who wanting to snap and submit their best picture of Niagara Falls, Canada for a chance to win 5 daytime ‘Voyage to the Falls’ boat tour passes + 5 free evening cruises passes to experience Niagara’s most talked about attraction, Hornblower Niagara Cruises.

The contest is the first for the year for 2015 for Hornblower Niagara Cruises. This contest is designed for locals, whether you’re a business, in a classroom, or followers on social media looking to participate and win free things. The contest follows other successful monthly online contests such as, ‘the Goblins in the Gorge’ Halloween contest and the international ‘Name Our Boats’ contest. The contest is open to residents of the province of Ontario and those who reside in the Niagara region who wish to participate. Participants must be 13 years of age or older.

“We are at it again and this year with something bigger and more exciting!” [Cold SNAP] is a fantastic contest that gets locals out of their homes to enjoy the beauty of the Falls throughout the month of January,” said Mory DiMaurizio, General Manager, Hornblower Niagara Cruises. “Our operation may be closed in the Winter months but we still take pride in showcasing the beauty o the Falls year-round.”

Those interested in submitting a photo must take the photo in January 2015 to be qualified to enter. Photos of the Spring, Summer months do not qualify.

Contestants don’t need to be a professional photographer to enter as long as they have a camera or smartphone, a resident of the province of Ontario and is over the age of 13. Pictures can be submitted through Hornblower Niagara Cruises Facebook page. One entry is required per person. If you don’t have Facebook, but wish to participate, participants can enter through mail.

Please send photograph to:

Hornblower Niagara Cruises

Attention: Social Media Cold SNAP Contest

5775 River Road

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See the contest details below:

Say goodbye to the Winter blues and hello to the great outdoors. Clean off your camera lens and throw on your great Canadian toque as we have the perfect contest for you. Snap and share your best picture of Niagara Falls in the midst of Winter for a chance to win 10-passes to experience Hornblower Niagara Cruises in the 2015 season. Use hashtag #niagaracruisescoldsnap #niagaracruises. One photo per entry.  Must use both hashtags to qualify.


Here’s How to Enter.

1. Enter through

2. ‘Like’ Hornblower Niagara Cruises Facebook page to enter.

3. Submit your picture by ‘Write Post’ on Hornblower Niagara Cruises Facebook page. Select and submit your best photograph.

4. Photograph must be taken in Niagara Falls, Canada of the ‘Falls’ themselves in the Winter month.

Use hashtag #niagaracruisescoldsnap #niagaracruises 

One lucky winner will be announced on Facebook on January 26, 2015.

Winner will be awarded 10 FREE passes (5 daytime boat tours + 5 evening cruises passes) to experience Hornblower Niagara Cruises in the warmer 2015 season.


The contest closes on Friday, January 23, 2015

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Best of luck!

This contest will have you thinking warmer thoughts!