Pick your favorite summer eats, enter to win

Summer is the time for hot dogs, hamburgers, barbecue ... and ice cream!

We love to grill, scoop, top and chomp - and so do many of our favorite eateries. Who does it best? Who's the king of the grill and the star of the sweet shop? Tell us, and you could win a food prize.

Now through July 19, 2015, click HERE to vote for the restaurant (or restaurants) serving the top dogs, best burgers, tastiest barbecue and incomparable ice cream. You can choose one eatery doing everything well, or individual spots for each category. The places with the top vote count will by featured in the newspapers of Niagara Frontier Publications at the end of July.

When you submit your vote, you enter to win one of our weekly food prizes. WHEN PRIZES ARE AVAILABLE, one winner will be selected each Monday by random draw and notified by phone or email.

Entry forms also will appear in print.

OFFICIAL RULES

TO ENTER: Simply fill out the form. Click the highlighted link above or the link below to redirect to that Web page. Entries also can be found in Niagara Frontier Publication's (NFP) newspapers, and submitted in hard copy form.

GRAND PRIZE: The restaurant(s) with the most votes at the end of the contest will receive a full write-up in NFP's three main newspapers -- the Lewiston-Porter Sentinel, the Niagara-Wheatfield Tribune and the Island Dispatch -- and on this website.

THOSE NOMINATING AN EATERY will enter to win a prize of their own. One lucky participant will be selected at random each Monday to receive a food prize from a participating restaurant (WHEN AVAILABLE).

CONTEST DATES: Contest runs from 1 p.m. (EST) Thursday, June 18, 2015, through 11:59 p.m. (EST) Sunday, July 19, 2015, and is open to residents of the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and up, or under age 18 and with parental or custodial consent.

Employees of NFP, their immediate families and those submitting prizes are not eligible to enter this contest.

MULTIPLE ENTRIES:  Multiple entries are permitted in this contest.

The more you enter, the greater your chances of winning a prize (and the more likely your favorite eatery or eateries will win this contest).

RELEASE AND DISCLAIMER: By entering this contest, all entrants agree to hold harmless and release Niagara Frontier Publications, Grand Island Publishing Corporation, its newspapers, website, affiliates, subsidiaries, shareholders, directors, officers, employees, the service agencies (if any), independent contractors (if any), advertisers (if any), prize providers and all others associated with the development and execution of this contest, including prize providers and their owners and employees, from any and all liability with respect to or in any way arising from this contest.

NIAGARA FRONTIER PUBLICATIONS IS NOT SELECTING A WINNER OR ENDORSING ANY OF THE ENTRANTS. ONE WINNER OR WINNERS WILL BE SELECTED SOLELY BY PUBLIC VOTE. THE HIGHEST VOTE-GETTER(S) WILL BE DECLARED THE WINNER(S).

NIAGARA FRONTIER PUBLICATIONS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO END, EXTEND OR MODIFY THIS CONTEST AS IT SEES FIT. PRIZES ARE IN AN "AS IS" FORM AND ARE SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY AND EXPIRATION DATE.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. RESTRICTIONS APPLY. BY PARTICIPATING, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE RULES. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, DO NOT ENTER THE CONTEST.

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