Annual Meetings 2016 hosted by SBL & AAR
Instagram Photo Contest

SBL and AAR will be hosting an Instagram photo contest during the 2016 Annual Meetings in San Antonio!  Start looking for the items listed below, snap a photo with your phone, iPad or other device, and upload it to Instagram using the following hashtag #SBLAAR16.  Winners will be chosen daily.  Valuable prizes such as gift cards and 2017 Annual Meeting registrations will be available to the winners!


How to Play:

1)      First, make sure your Instagram profile is Public so we can see your picture.

2)      Second, snap a photo at the locations listed below to enter.  Add the hashtag #SBLAAR16 to the description or in your comments so we will be able to view it!

Prizes will be awarded daily beginning Friday, November 18th

Daily Prizes include Starbucks and Amazon gift cards.

All photos must be uploaded no later than 12:00 CT, Tuesday, November 22nd


The more photos you take, the more chances you will have to be entered to win the Grand Prize ~ Complimentary Registration to the 2017 Annual Meetings hosted by AAR & SBL in Boston! 


Winners will be contacted via Instagram daily so be sure to check your account!

Instagram Photo Contest Submissions:


1.       Take a photo of the Annual Meetings 2016 Welcome Banner, Annual Meeting Tote Bag or Program Book.

2.       Take a photo with your favorite session author, presenter or panelist.

3.       Take a photo of your favorite spot on the Riverwalk.

4.       Take a photo of you buying a book.

5.       Take a photo of the best snack, lunch or dinner you’ve had all day.

6.       Networking matters.  Introduce yourself to someone new and snap a selfie.

7.       Take a photo with a prop at the Instagram Photo Area located in the back of the Exhibit Hall.

8.       Take a photo of your favorite San Antonio landmark (Alamo, Missions, etc.)

9.       Take a selfie at a Sponsor’s booth (for a list of sponsor’s see your Annual Meeting Program Book)

10.   Take a shoefie (photo of your shoes) with your favorite convention center carpet

Not sure what Instagram is or how to upload it?  Check it out at or upload it to your mobile device through Google Play or iTunes App Store.

Author Book Signing

Visit the author book signing booth in the back of the exhibit hall, at the end of aisle 700!