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Three lucky Nebraskans will have the chance to win fabulous prizes this summer by sharing their fun-in-the-sun as part of the Nebraska Good Life Summer Contest.

By posting a fun and creative Instagram reel of you and your friends doing your favorite outdoor activity in Nebraska during the summer months, you could win a 50” Samsung Smart TV, an Amazon Echo, or a Fire Tv Stick.

Here’s How to Enter:

  1. Create and post a creative and visually engaging Instagram reel of you (or you and your friends) doing your favorite outdoor activity in Nebraska during the summer months.
  2. Tag @nebraskagoodlife in your reel and caption.
  3. Use the hashtag #NEGoodLifeSummerContest in your caption.

Here are the Rules:

  1. Nebraska residents only! (All content uploaded must take place in the state of Nebraska).
  2. All content submitted must be your original work.
  3. Entrants must be followers of @nebraskagoodlife on Instagram.
  4. Please set your Instagram profiles to public so we can view your awesome videos!
  5. Must be 13 years or older to enter and win.
  6. A committee will determine the top three creators who will be awarded prizes.

The contest starts on June 20th and ends on July 20th. Winners will be notified on July 27th via Instagram DM.

The Nebraska Good Life Summer Contest is sponsored by the Nebraska Diplomats and hosted by the Nebraska Department of Economic Development. No purchase necessary. By entering, participants release Instagram of responsibility. This contest is not sponsored or endorsed by Instagram, Amazon or Apple. 

To view the official rules and regulations, or for more information about the contest, visit