Mother’s Day contest: Enter now!

Free contest showcases incredible moms; sever prizes up for grabs

Be part of our online Mother’s Day Photo Contest!

It’s your opportunity to showcase your incredible mom — and a chance to honor her with a prize!

Entering is easy. Just click o n

(Or go to and look for the pink Mother’s Day Photo Contest button in the middle of the Web page (below “Hot Links” and just left of “Peninsula Poll.”)

Follow the instructions for registering, then post a photo of your mother and tell about her in a short caption.

The contest is free, but only residents of Clallam County or Jefferson County may enter photos.

All entries must be submitted on the web — sorry, no entries by mail or in person.

To enter a photo, you must have taken the picture yourself, have the permission of the person or people in the photo (or their legal guardians) and be age 13 or older.

Parents and guardians may enter photos taken by (or of) their children under age 13.

You may also enter a picture of yourself, with the permission of the photographer.

The deadline for entries is Sunday, May 10, at 11:59 p.m., after which the public in online voting will determine which lucky ladies will receive prizes from our contest sponsors.

Winners will be announced Tuesday, May 19.

The first prize winner will receive a $100 gift certificate for auto services at Wilder Auto in Port Angeles plus a Mother’s Day Special Basket.

Other prizes are a $25 gift certificate to Fiesta Jalisco; a $25 gift certificate to First Federal; a $25 gift certificate to LD’s Woodfire Grill; a $25 gift certificate to Cherry Hill Florist; a $25 gift certificate to Necessities & Temptations; and a $25 slot card to the Elwha River Casino.

The Mother’s Day Photo Contest is sponsored by the three newspapers of the North Olympic Peninsula — the Sequim Gazette, Peninsula Daily News and Forks Forum.

Questions or problems posting a photo? Contact