Christmas photo competition


When it comes to Christmas, Birmingham well and truly has it all: shops, food, drink, fun, entertainment and more twinkly lights than ever before. We have teamed up with Visit Birmingham to challenge the IGers Birmingham community to capture the magic of Christmas in Birmingham. The brief is purposefully wide – your photos can capture whatever sums up this magical time of year in the city for you!

How to enter:

  • Simply use the hashtags #igb_comp_christmasinbham AND #ChristmasinBham AND tag @visit_birmingham on your posts before the closing date of 6pm 20th December 2017, after which Visit Birmingham will pick their winners!


We are pleased to offer the following prizes, provided in partnership with Visit Birmingham and

  • 1st prize: £50 Bullring voucher
  • 2nd prize: £25 Bullring voucher
  • 3rd prize: £15 Bullring voucher

Terms and Conditions:

  • Shots that have been posted since 16th November 2017 may be tagged retrospectively.
  • The judges decision is final.
  • The prizes are as stated and no alternatives will be offered.
  • Winners will be announced on our account and will contacted by DM with 24 hours of the closing date. Winners will be asked to provide a postal / email address for the prize to be sent to them.
  • By entering the competition, competitors accept that their image may be reposted (with credit) by Visit Birmingham on their social media channels and websites until mid-January 2018, or posted on

So what are you waiting for, get posting!


Words & images by Beth Astington