Discover a city that loves to indulge and win a trip to Montreal!

To help you make the most of your stay and to invite you to explore everything Montréal has to offer, we are excited to announce the FBC2015 MTL Instagram Treasure Hunt with Tourisme Montréal for a chance to win a trip to Montréal! TM_logo_Montreal_rouge20web Tourisme Montréal is proud to offer the Grand prize of a trip* for two (2) to Montreal includes the following...

  • Two air or train tickets depending on location
  • For winners within the Windsor-Quebec City via Rail corridor, two first class tickets.
  • For winners outside the above-mentioned Via Rail corridors, two Air Canada economy class tickets for any city serviced by Air Canada.
  • Hotel accommodation for 2 nights
  • Metro vouchers
  • Meal vouchers for one lunch and two dinners
  • Culinary city tour for two

* Trip must be taken before Sept. 30, 2016. (Not applicable during Grand Prix Weekend - June 10-12 and Osheaga - July 29-31)

**There will also be three honourable mention prizes awarded!

St. Viateur Bagel, Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese - Montreal

Treasure Hunt Details

Smile, snap and tag to win! All FBC participants* are invited to post their favorite pics from the conference and around the city in one or all of the categories below.

NOTE: You must post at least one photo from each of the three categories and include BOTH of the following hashtags to be eligible to win the Grand Prize: #FBC2015 AND #MTLMoments

Category 1: MTL à TABLE Montréal’s hugely popular restaurant week, MTL à TABLE, will be right around the corner! Post a shot from outside one of the over 150 participating establishments or something related to the restaurant week theme #MTLaTable. Check out website for the list and locations of restaurants. There are 50 participating restaurants within walking distance of Le Westin Hotel.

Category 2: Iconic Montréal foods Part of Montréal’s joie de vivre culture includes iconic foods like the smoked-meat sandwich, bagels fresh out of a wood-fired oven, the guilty pleasure of poutine, steamies (hot dogs), a flaky croissant,  a frothy café au lait or even the sublime sweetness of maple treats. Post pics of your favorite local foods, beverages and establishments!

Category 3: Snap a selfie Grab your selfie stick and say “fromage”! Snap a few selfies, alone or with friends, anywhere at the conference or in front of well-known Montréal attractions and features.

Contest period The FBC2015 MTL Instagram Treasure Hunt begins at 6 am Friday, October 23 and closes at 11 am on Sunday, October 25. Winners will be announced just before lunch on Sunday, Oct. 25.

How winners will be chosen: A panel of three judges chosen will select the Grand Prize winner based on originality, creativity, respect for categories and general appeal. Remember, entries must include BOTH hashtags: #FBC2015 AND #MTLMoments. Judges will also award, at their discretion, three “Honorable Mention” prizes consisting of Montréal souvenirs or gourmet goodies. *Sponsor representatives are welcome to participate in the treasure hunt only from their personal Instagram accounts, not their company accounts. 

About MTL à TABLE and Tourisme Montreal An initiative of Tourisme Montréal, MTL à TABLE is an invitation to celebrate Montréal cuisine for 11 days. From October 29 to November 8, the fourth edition of this culinary event will showcase mouth-watering menus for a fixed price ($21, $31 or $41) in more than 150 restaurants across the city. For more information about MTL à TABLE, go to

Tourisme Montréal is responsible for providing leadership in the concerted efforts of hospitality and promotion in order to position the "Montréal" destination on leisure and business travel markets. It is also responsible for developing Montréal's tourism product in accordance with the ever-changing conditions of the market. For more information, visit

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