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If you’ve found the perfect parking space three times in roll or was immediately to a live agent within a minute of your call, then you might want to consider using your luck to win a vacation (or two) in the South.
- Through July 2, you enter to win one of six getaways in Oklahoma. Register by April 6 for the first trip, a three-night stay in either a cabin or a lodge at one of Oklahoma’s State Parks.
- Corpus Christi, Texas’ “Gotta Get Away” sweepstakes include tickets for four to such places as the Art Museum of South Texas (map) and the Texas State Aquarium (map). Deadline to enter is September 5, with the winner to be announced on September 6.
- How much do you really know about the Gulf Coast and the Champions Tour? Put your knowledge to the test to win a getaway for four to the IP Casino Resort & Spa (map) in Biloxi, Miss. Sponsored by the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic (April 28 – May 2), one of the many amenities the prize pack includes is a foursome in Thursday’s Pro-Am. Don’t wait too much longer to enter, the deadline is April 1.
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Are you one of those few who can:
a. find a four-leaf clover without any problems
b. discover a penny on heads-up
c. find the perfect parking space
d. secure the last dress/shirt/pair of pants in not only your size and favorite color, but also on sale
e. first (and only) to spot a shooting star, make...
March 14th, 2010 | Apryl Chapman Thomas | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: Alabama, contests, featuredarticle, North Carolina, Virginia
Outrigger Hotels & Resorts and Hawaiian Airlines have teamed up to offer the ultimate grand-prize giveaway: one million HawaiianMiles! That’s enough to fly around the whole world! Individuals have until March 31, 2010 to enter to win this experience of a lifetime and can enter either online...
March 13th, 2010 | byun | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: contests, featuredarticle, hawaiian airlines, outrigger
The makers of the popular Scottish concoction Drambuie are sponsoring a contest this year called the 2010 Pursuit. I find it humorous that Drambuie is sponsoring this contest, given that Charlie was known as a ravenous drunk.
The Pursuit claims to be a race in the footsteps of famed Scot Bonnie Prince...
February 2nd, 2010 | Andy Hayes | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: contests, featuredarticle
For pet owners, traveling means taking a few extra steps in both the planning and the execution of our travel plans. Just what do you do with Fido or Fluffy when you head out on the road?
I have two adorable cats, Misha (a Siamese Bengal-point) and Socrates (a seal point Siamese). Cats are independent,...
February 2nd, 2010 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 311
Filed under: contests, featuredarticle, pets
To me, macaroni and cheese is the ultimate comfort food. It’s warm, creamy and tasty, and, depending on the type of cheese and other ingredients, can be sweet and smooth, or sharp and spicy. Every restaurant and every person seem to have their own favorite combination, but I’m just glad that...
December 16th, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: contests, cooking, Restaurants
One of THE most annoying issues when you are traveling is all of the multiple charging devices (for computer, phone, ipod, etc) that you end up taking with you. It doesn’t matter if you are traveling for business or leisure, you take these devices with you!
Innergie has created a very cool travel...
September 25th, 2009 | thedenverguide | Read More | Comments: 101
Filed under: contests, travel gadgets
Leading San Diego Educational Development Expert, Cindy Coleman, M.Ed. saw a gap in America’s education system. She knew that certain literacy tools were missing, and that something had to be done to help instill a love of reading in America’s children.
In an effort to encourage confident readers...
September 3rd, 2009 | The San Diego Guide | Read More | Comments: 55
Filed under: contest, contests, san diego zoo
Hurray! We have a winner in our Kia Road Trippin’ Contest!
Congratulations to Molly Capel, who left this comment about the feature she liked best:
With gas prices the way they are, you have to love the 34 mpg!
I have to agree that mileage is a pretty important feature to look for these...
September 3rd, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Announcements, automobiles, cars, contests, road trip
Oh sure, we’ve gotten used to heading to the airport for a quick flight to somewhere fun. But don’t turn your back on the classic road trip! It’s a chance to hit the road without worrying about your liquids and gels – just pack up your gear, throw in a road atlas and your favorites tunes,...
August 26th, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 88
Filed under: Announcements, car-trips, contests, Family Friendly, Kia, road trip, Scenic & Short Trips
The Fourth Annual Great Cajun Cook-Off & Food Fest is an annual fundraiser for the Cajun Cactus Foundation. If you have a great jambalaya or gumbo recipe, they are looking for you to participate in their event in November.
The deadline for entries is September 1. Download this entry application...
August 24th, 2009 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Announcement, Arizona, cajun, contest, contests, cook off, cooking, Events, Family Friendly, Food & Beverage, gumbo, Habitat for Humanity, jambalaya, New Life Center, New Orleans, Phoenix, St. Mary's Food Bank
ARIZONA FALL FRENZY will be a three day music event (Sept. 18-20) along the Tempe Beach Waterfront featuring some of today’s hottest recording artists. Water slides, a Ferris Wheel, arts and crafts booths, a gaming center, food vendors, beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) and much more are available...
August 21st, 2009 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Announcement, Attractions, Blink 182, contest, contests, Events, Fall Out Boy, Family Friendly, ferris-wheel, Food & Beverage, Jason Mraz, music, People Watching, Rob Thomas, social-distortion, Tempe, Tempe Beach Park, tickets, water slides
Have you been enjoying your sunny Seattle summer? Getting together with friends, laughing and catching up with one another, shutting out the work day and just have a great time? That happens a lot as the pace slows down a bit and we stop to enjoy everything that this wonderful part of the world...
August 20th, 2009 | Mary Jo Manzanares | Read More | Comments: 125
Filed under: Announcements, Cheesecake Factory, contests, Food & Beverage, Las Vegas getaway, Restaurants & Bars
Dominos has a new promotional campaign and this is definitely their “hottest” campaign yet!
They rented a helicopter and flew over 1,000 of their new Chocolate Lava Crunch Cakes (pictured on the left) to Mount St. Helens for tourists to enjoy as they took in the views of America’s favorite volcano.
August 17th, 2009 | thedenverguide | Read More | Comments: 130
Filed under: contests
Last but not least is a product I want to tell you about that is great for flying into the Mile High City. (Be sure and enter the hiking and driving prize pack contests.) How does a peaceful flight sound to you?
Ear plugs are a must-have travel item. You may be saying “Really?”, but until...
August 3rd, 2009 | thedenverguide | Read More | Comments: 30
Filed under: contests, product reviews, reviews, travel products
Are you planning a trip to Denver, Colorado or live here and are needing to get away for the weekend? I have two great prizes to tell you about today that are great for that car trip! I absolutely love to drive around the Denver, Colorado area. There is so much to see and do and it’s just some...
August 3rd, 2009 | thedenverguide | Read More | Comments: 113
Filed under: contests, product reviews, products for traveling, reviews, travel products
I have one very fun Denver Guide Prize Pack to tell you about today! I’ve been reviewing products that will help you with everything from hiking, flying and driving. Denver, Colorado is definitely a fun place to hike in and drive around and if you’re not from the area, hop on a plane and...
August 3rd, 2009 | thedenverguide | Read More | Comments: 48
Filed under: contests, product reviews, products for hiking, products for traveling, reviews
Whether you are traveling out of the country or a couple of hours away on vacation or business, an SD card is a must-have item. There is so much an SD card can be used for!
I received a SanDisk Ultra II SDHC card to review, as well as one to give away to one lucky Denver Guide reader. I am embarrassed...
July 28th, 2009 | thedenverguide | Read More | Comments: 136
Filed under: contests, gadgets, travel gadgets
I have another fun giveaway here on The Denver Guide (and more to come soon!).
If there is one thing that Coloradans like to do, that is to be active and get outdoors. I love it when the snow is melting, the weather warms up and you start to see people riding their bikes along the side of the road. The...
July 22nd, 2009 | thedenverguide | Read More | Comments: 116
Filed under: Apparel, Athletic Gear, contests, outdoor gear, Outdoors & Recreation
I love living in the Denver area. I love it so much that my family and I do whatever we can to be environmentally friendly. I love that our neighborhood offers recycling and we are adamant about not throwing away anything that can be recycled. Which, asks the question, what about batteries?
I do not...
July 21st, 2009 | thedenverguide | Read More | Comments: 119
Filed under: contests, green living