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Instagram contest theme of the week: 716

Since 716 Day is coming up this Saturday, this week's Instagram theme is 716.

Between now and 11:59 p.m. July 17, send us your photos of anything that reminds you of your Western New York area code. These are 50 things that remind us of Buffalo. Winning photos may also be re-gramed on @TheBuffaloNews Instagram feed and published on our website.

To participate, follow @TheBuffaloNews on Instagram and upload your photos with the hashtag #BNContest. Your Instagram account must be public in order for us to see your photos.

Click here to read full contest rules.

July winners: 

Theme: Food Porn

#tasteofbuffalo #thelodge #shephardspie

A photo posted by Kathleen Gregg (@greggkathleen) on Jul 9, 2016 at 2:43pm PDT

Theme: Fourth of July (6/27/16 - 7/4/16)

You've never witnessed #fireworks like this before! Abbey Mecca AIR #4thofJuly #travelBUF #BNContest #IndependenceDay

A photo posted by Abbey Mecca (@abbeymeccaco) on Jul 1, 2016 at 12:52pm PDT

June winners: 

Theme: Summer (6/20/ 16 - 6/26/16)

Fishing that #sunset on the high wall #bflove

A photo posted by B (@birdiebflo) on Jun 24, 2016 at 9:47pm PDT

Coolest dog in town!!!! #bostonterrier #dogpoolday #dogpool #bostonterrierdog #splishsplashgsdpack #bncontest

A photo posted by Kelly Meckes (@kellster323) on Jun 20, 2016 at 3:05pm PDT

Theme: Father (6/13/16 - 6/19/16)

One of my most favorite pictures ever #HFD

A photo posted by John Luke Maher (@mahernotmayer) on Jun 19, 2016 at 12:48pm PDT

Theme: Pride (6/6/16 - 6/12/16) 

Theme: Summer (5/31/16 - 6/5/16)

#BNcontest. Kayaking the canal!

A photo posted by Darcie Crocoll (@darciecrocoll) on May 29, 2016 at 1:23pm PDT

May winners:

Theme: Memorial (5/23/16 - 5/30/16)

#BNcontest #bncontest #memorial #marine #thebuffalonews

A photo posted by Tracy Wittmer (@tracywittmer) on May 25, 2016 at 8:07am PDT

Theme: Skies (5/16/16 - 5/22/16)

I need to look at the sky more often #bflove

A photo posted by B (@birdiebflo) on Apr 24, 2016 at 4:58pm PDT

Theme: Babies (5/9/16 - 5/15/16)

A beginning #spring #robins #babies #bncontest

A photo posted by Jess (@thisunusuallife) on May 16, 2016 at 10:22am PDT

Theme: Flowers (5/2/16 - 5/8/16)

Sweetest Primrose 🌸

A photo posted by Jill Greenberg (@jilleatsapples) on May 7, 2016 at 7:46am PDT

Tiny daisies

A photo posted by bebsmckee (@bebsmckee) on Apr 28, 2016 at 5:51pm PDT

April winners:

Theme: Kids (4/25/16 - 5/1/16)

Riding the Rhino! #buffalozoo#daddysgirl#daddyanddaughter#rhino#sundayfunday#familytime#love#Luna#bncontest

A photo posted by Sarah.🌻 (@sarah_gordner) on Apr 17, 2016 at 12:56pm PDT

Great Day with the #kids at the Buffalo Naval Park #BNContest @thebuffalonews

A photo posted by Eric Sliwinski (@esliwinski) on May 1, 2016 at 5:42am PDT

Theme: Dogs (4/18/16 - 4/24/16)

That cat isn't near me, is he?

A photo posted by Pat Moss (@pwmosswny) on Apr 17, 2016 at 2:16pm PDT

Theme: Siblings (4/11/16 - 4/17/16)

#BNContest #siblings Riding High brothers and big sister.

A photo posted by James F Connolly (@1connolly) on Apr 14, 2016 at 11:59am PDT

Theme: Showers (4/4/16 - 4/10/16)


A photo posted by Ann (@howseldomtheydo) on Apr 5, 2016 at 3:45am PDT

March winners: 

Theme: Spring (3/28/16 - 4/3/16)

Theme: Easter (3/21/16 - 3/27/16) 

Happy Easter from #buffalobotanicalgardens #bncontest

A photo posted by Morgan Rog (@morgan.rog) on Mar 27, 2016 at 8:45am PDT

Theme: Irish (3/7/16 - 3/20/16) 


A photo posted by Joelle Kott (@joellekott) on Mar 6, 2016 at 11:39am PST

Theme: Books (2/29/16 - 3/6/16) 


A photo posted by @buffalostreetphotographer on Mar 3, 2016 at 4:04am PST

February winners: 

Theme: Pets (2/22/16 - 2/28/16) 

To see more photos of pets, click here. 

Theme: Winter (2/15/16 - 2/21/16) 

Thanks for sharing this #winter #sledding photo with us, @bebsmckee!

A photo posted by The Buffalo News (@thebuffalonews) on Feb 22, 2016 at 9:32am PST

Theme: Love (2/8/16 - 2/14/16)

Valentine's day in sanibel #bncontest

A photo posted by mb Cunningham (@cunningham_watercolors) on Feb 14, 2016 at 7:43pm PST

Theme: Super Bowl (2/1/16 - 2/7/16)


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