Finding good local sweepstakes may be a lot easier than you think. And this article will cover the basics. This article is short & sweet.
- Tourism Bureaus
Pretty much every city (even small towns) have some kind of Tourism Bureau. Frequently they also list the local museums, art galleries, comedy clubs and so forth. Many times -- these venues will have some kind of sweepstakes to get/attract more visitors. So you should look into it -- and you might be surprised at what you find.
- Movie Theatres
Small and large movie theatres quite frequency have some kind of sweepstakes. So many times you can sign up for a 'points' card -- and get a couple free tickets at the same time. And then on top of that -- enter the sweepstakes to win MORE tickets! So definitely a win-win situation!
- Concert Halls & Sports Arenas
These venues frequently have some kinds of sweepstakes running. Many times you can just do a google search for "your city + arena", visit the website, and see what sweepstakes you can find. Very cool way to score some free tickets, and take a date out! (Or your husband/wife!)
- Shopping Malls
Shopping Malls almost ALWAYS have some kind of shopping spree going on. Easiest way is to phone the mall (look up in your phonebook), and ask them if they have any special promotions going on this month. On top of that -- quite frequently there will be vendors within the mall (ESPECIALLY Christmas time!) offering some kind of sweepstakes. (I.e., win a car, win a gift bag, etc, etc!) So definitely worth checking out!
If you have children, most likely your school will be running some kind of 'contest'. (Ok, maybe not a 'sweepstakes', but still some kind of contest!) They might have a PTA drive for who can sell the most cheese for the kids (for some kind of trip), or something along those lines... and the winner wins some kind of cool prize. (Even I participated in that kind of stuff as a kid, and won some cool things!:)) So definitely worth checking out! So... you can spend more time with your children AND win some awesome prizes!
Anyways, that is about it for now! I hope you enjoyed this 'newsletter' format! This article is short & sweet, & to the point. Apply the tips mentioned above and you can start increasing your chances of winning some cool local sweepstakes!