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My Town Kalamazoo: Growlers plan a 'Salute to Selfies'
My Town Kalamazoo: Growlers plan a 'Salute to Selfies'

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—It’s a term you probably didn’t even know five years ago: the selfie.

Now the Kalamazoo Growlers are preparing to honor the social media meme with a Salute To Selfies night during their July 24 home game against the Wisconsin Woodchucks.  The team will wear special jerseys filled with fan “selfies”  submitted to the Growlers via social media.  To submit, follow the instructions below:


  • Take your selfie!
  • Like the Growlers Facebook page here by clicking the link
  • Find and click “Share Photo”
  • Choose your selfie
  • Tag the Growlers and use the hashtag #SaluteToSelfie


  • Take your selfie!
  • Follow the Growlers on Twitter by clicking the link
  • Add a new tweet/photo and select your best selfie, then tage @kzoogrowlers AND use the hashtag #SaluteToSelfie


  • Follow the Growlers on Instagram by clicking the link
  • Select choose or take photo
  • Take or select your selfie!
  • Select “Tag People,” tag the @kzoogrowlers account AND use the hashtag #SaluteToSelfie
  • You can also share your Instagram selfie on Twitter and Facebook as well. Make sure to tag @kzoogrowlers and use the hashtag #SaluteToSelfie


The deadline for selfie submissions is April 1.  The specialty jerseys will be auctioned off during the game.