Chip Shots Contest Showcases Your Best Sturgis Buffalo Chip®

Show Off the Best Parts of Your Rally Vacation and Win Big

Submit Photos    You Show Me Yours!
Or Mail To: GetSocial@BuffaloChip.com

They say what happens at the Chip stays at the Chip, and sometimes, that’s for the best. However, many memories made during this legendary event are too good not to share with everyone. That’s why you have the opportunity to win cool prizes including a 2018 Buffalo Chip rally pass just for sharing your Sturgis Buffalo Chip® experience with the world in the Chip Shots Photo Contest!

How does it work:

  1. There are six categories (See Example Photos & Tips Below)
    - Motorcycles
    - Music
    - Party People - Biker Babes
    - Weird Sh*t
    - Everything Else
  2. Submit up to three* photos per category to getsocial@buffalochip.com
  3. Submissions will be posted to the Sturgis Buffalo Chip Facebook page
  4. The photo with the most likes and shares will win the category

How to enter and win:

  1. Find your favorite photos
  2. Email your photos to getsocial@buffalochip.com
    (Please include information about which contest category the photos are intended for.)
  3. After the Chip posts them, share the photos on your social media stuffs
  4. Tell your friends to vote on the photos by liking, commenting, and sharing them

It’s that easy!

What you could win:

  1. Be one of the first 50 people to submit six photos, one for each category, and you’ll get a FREE pair of Wrangler Jeans.
  2. Winners of each category will receive a FREE Buffalo Chip-themed prize pack,
  3. The six category winners will then compete against each other. The photo with the most likes and shares out of those win a FREE 2019 Rally pass!

Contest Schedule:

Submission period: Thursday, Aug. 23 - Thursday, Sept. 27
Voting period: Thursday, Aug. 30 - Thursday, Sept. 27
Prize pack winner announced: Friday, Sept 28

In addition to a shot at these prizes, all entries will be included in the 2019 By Bikers, For Bikers™ mural to be displayed at the CrossRoads, so you will be made part of the Chip forever just for entering!

Example Photos & Tips:

Category 1 – Motorcycles

Submit your best motorcycling-related photos* for a chance to win this category.

  • Rides
  • Bike Shows
  • Motorcycles As Art
  • Races
  • Burnouts
  • Stunts
  • Badass bikes elsewhere at the Chip

Category 2 – Music

Submit your best concert photos from the Chip’s 2018 party!

  • Wolfman Jack Stage
  • Showcase Stages
  • Random campground jams

Category 3 – Weird Sh*t

Submit photos that made you say WTF when you took them!

  • Tattooed Eyeballs
  • The KFC Colonel
  • Guys in Mankinis
  • Masks, Costumes and Weird Outfits
  • Body Paint
  • Found Items
  • Weird and Wild Stuff

Category 4 – Party People

Send photos* of you and your friends having a ball and getting buck wild.

  • Group pics with big ol’ grinnin’ happy faces e’rywhere
  • Good ol’ fashioned partyin’
  • Bikini Beach Olympics
    • Beers and Burps
    • Homemade Bikini
    • Homemade Mankini
    • Karaoke Fight Club
    • Whipped Cream Twister
    • Etc.

Category 5 – Biker Babes

Got some pics with some of the über-mega hot hotties walking around the Chip?

  • Poster Model
  • Miss Buffalo Chip
  • Bikini Bike Wash
  • The Flaunt Girls
  • Bartenders
  • Sassy & Classy Over 35 Model Search
  • Your old lady lookin’ fine AF

Category 6 – Everything Else

The random cool stuff that doesn’t fit into the other categories.

  • Landscapes
  • Sunsets
  • Food
  • Celebs
  • Tattoos / Tattoo Cafe
  • Barber Shop
  • Knife and Ax Throwing
  • Artsy stuff

So, what are you waiting for?! Send your Sturgis photos to getsocial@buffalochip.com, then send all of your friends over to the Sturgis Buffalo Chip Facebook page to like and share your photo, and you could be the winner!

* If more than three photos are submitted, the three best will be chosen for you. All entries are subject to Sturgis Buffalo Chip staff approval. Pictures displaying business names other than the Sturgis Buffalo Chip will not be posted.

* Contestants may only win one category in the preliminary round. In the event one contestant has the highest number of votes in multiple categories, that individual will be awarded the win only in the category won by the largest margin. A runner up will be chosen at the Buffalo Chip's discretion in any remaining categories.

* The Buffalo Chip may exclude any and all votes that it determines, in its sole discretion, were cast fraudulently. This includes votes that are being made from fraudulent accounts, the use of Internet vote purchasing services, entries posted to share groups, or excessive repeated shares made by the Voter. If a Voter is caught in any of the above indiscretions, the Buffalo Chip reserves the right to subtract the votes in question.

* The Buffalo Chip reserves the right to disqualify any Entry in the Contest or entitlement to a Prize, if, in the sole discretion of the Presenter, it determines or suspects that the Contestant has attempted to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest by cheating, hacking, deception, or other fraudulent, deceptive or unfair playing practices.

Submit Photos 
Or Mail To: GetSocial@BuffaloChip.com

What’s the coolest moment you captured or wish you could have captured during the 2018 Sturgis rally? Tell us in the comments below!