600+ Bars, Restaurants and Cafes

3 Months

1 Challenge

How to participate:

1. Register below and download our Downtown or Neighborhood checklists as a guide to get started.

2. Take a selfie with your favorite item at any restaurant, bar or cafe in the city!

3. Post it to Instagram and tag @WeKnowDetroit in your message, be sure to mention the bar or restaurant you are at and use the hashtag #DXFchallenge.
4. You could win a prize just for participating or win the grand prize by stopping at the most locations between July 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016! 

DXF Grand Prize


Challenge Guidelines

  • All photos must tag @WeKnowDetroit in the caption and use the hashtag #DXFchallenge
  • You must be in the photo and it must include your favorite item at the location
  • Participants must be 21+
  • You must have a public Instagram account
  • All participants must register to enter using the form below (we will use this information to inform you of contest updates)
  • You must visit the location between 12:01 am on July 1, 2016 – 11:59 pm on September 30, 2016
  • If you don't have a smartphone, you may submit physical photo prints that are labeled and meet the same requirements
  • The business must be one of the listed on the DXF checklist of bars or restaurants.
  • We have the right to disqualify those participants who do not follow guidelines at our discretion
  • You must register below to qualify for prizes and you will be added to our newsletter for monthly DXF Challenge communications

#DXFchallenge @weknowdetroit @jollypumpkin

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