North Fork, NY Tour Sweepstakes | Natural Gourmet Institute


Receive round-trip tickets for two to New York City, a 2-night hotel stay, and complimentary tickets to NGI’s North Fork Tour
(See details for entry below)

At Natural Gourmet Institute (NGI), we have been celebrating fresh, local, and sustainable food for 40 years. NGI is continuously inspired to educate students on creating delicious dishes with  seasonal produce from our local communities. In honor of our 40th anniversary, we’re hosting a special Instagram sweepstakes contest in partnership with JetBlue, Hotel Henri, and Hotel Hayden. Two lucky winners, will receive round-trip tickets for two to New York City, a 2-night hotel stay, and complimentary tickets to NGI’s North Fork Tour.

You and your guest will spend an unforgettable day exploring and tasting the bounty of Long Island’s remarkable North Fork with Richard LaMarita, Chef Instructor at NGI and connoisseur of regional cuisine. On this tour you will pick vegetables at an organic vegetable farm, taste local wine at a vineyard, visit a goat farm, shuck oysters at an oyster farm, and relax at a local brewery.




Two winners will receive a trip to New York City to attend NGI’s North Fork Tour. Each winner will be awarded two airline tickets, one double-occupancy hotel room for Friday, October 13th and Saturday, October 14th, and two tickets for the North Fork Tour on October 14th, 2017. All prizes are to be used simultaneously for the week of the tour. Dates of tour are subject to change.

Reservations will be made by NGI for the tour, flight, and accommodations. Winner will receive an email from NGI with confirmation of flight, accommodation, and tour reservations. Winner is responsible for presenting all boarding documents, hotel reservations, and tour reservations upon departure and arrival. Winner will be responsible for transportation to and from the airport and to and from the tour pick-up point. Winner will be responsible for all meals, with the exception of those provided during the tour.


Enter by posting to Instagram and following the directions as listed below:

  1. Follow @naturalgourmetinstitute, @jetblue, @hotelhenri, and @hotelhaydennyc
  2. Post photo of a local, sustainable food that inspires you and explain why in the comments
  3. Tag @naturalgourmetinstitute, @jetblue, @hotelhenri, and @hotelhaydennyc, and include #nginyc and #InspireNGI
  4. Submit under a public profile (If your account is set to private and you add a hashtag to your post, the post will not appear publicly on the corresponding hashtag page. Therefore, your submission will not be visible, and you will not qualify for the sweepstakes.)

*To enter, you must be a legal resident and currently living in one of the fifty (50) United States and
the District of Columbia and at least twenty-one (21) years of age.

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