Goldfish Swim School is happy to announce our #NationalFriendshipDay Instagram contest! Goldfish is one of our favorite places to make friends, so we decided what better way to celebrate one of our favorite holidays than by giving away prizes?! We love to see all of the adorable pictures of friends at their swim lessons, during Family Swim or just hanging out at Goldfish. Keep reading to find out how to enter the contest and see what fin-tastic prizes you could win!

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Friends Hanging Out At Goldfish Swim SchoolGroup Of Friends At Goldfish Swim School

Rules & Prizes

Now that you’ve been inspired by those adorable photos, grab your phone and start snapping! Entering the #NationalFriendshipDay Instagram contest is as simple as point, tap and post! Check out the rules:

  1. Follow @goldfishswimschool on Instagram (if you aren’t already!)
  2. Take a photo of your child(ren) and their friend(s) at Goldfish
  3. Post the photo to your Instagram account and use the hashtags #goldfishswimschool, #bubblesbuddies and #NationalFriendshipDay
  4. Add the location of your Goldfish Swim School

It’s as easy as that! Once you’re done, you will be automatically entered into the contest.

You’re probably wondering what you can win, right? Well, it wouldn’t be right to celebrate #NationalFriendshipDay without your BFF so we’ve got you covered! Our grand prize winner will be treated to an afternoon of fun activities with their best friend* AND a Goldfish Swim School prize package, complete with prizes for two!

The contest kicks off August 4 at 9:00am EST and lasts through August 7 at 11:59pm EST (#NationalFriendshipDay is August 6!). Winner will be selected at random and will be announced on our Instagram account on August 8. The winning contestant will be tagged on Instagram and contacted via direct message with instructions on how to pick up your prize (so keep an eye on that little mailbox icon in the upper right hand corner for more info).

We are so excited to be hosting this contest to celebrate friendship! We can’t wait to see all of the cute photos you post with all of your besties. Happy #NationalFriendshipDay – we’re thrilled to be friends with you!

*Activity center will vary based on location of winner(s)


  • Entries that fail to meet criteria listed under the “Rules & Prizes” section will not qualify for prizing
  • Contestants may enter contest only once
  • Contest is NOT OPEN to Goldfish Swim School employees and their families
  • Winner is responsible for picking up prize at their local Goldfish Swim School location
  • Activity to be determined by Goldfish Swim School Franchising, LLC and cost shall not exceed $50 USD
  • Goldfish Swim School Franchising, LLC is responsible for payment of all prizes