The first trip we ever won was a trip to Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas and we won it from a Discovery Channel Shark Week Sweepstakes. They have them every year.
Eligibility: Open to legal U.S. residents who are 18 years of age and older at time of entry and have Internet access as of June 30, 2009.
Entry Dates: begins on July 1, 2009 and ends on August 7, 2009.
How to enter the sweepstakes: Visit www.sharkweekbitesback.com. If the zip code you provide with your address matches the zip code provided by a participating cable operator, you may also be entered for a chance to win a Local First Prize. Entries must be received by Sponsor’s server by 11:59 PM ET on August 7, 2009.
How to play the instant win game: Visit www.sharkweekbitesback.com and follow the on-screen instructions to access the bingo Game and play the Game for a chance to win a Daily Instant Win Prize (a total of 250 Instant Win Prizes available throughout the Promotion Period).
Entry Limit: You may play the Game as many times as you wish, however there is a limit of one Instant Win Game Prize per person. Limit one Sweepstakes entry per person/email address per day.
Prizes: Sweepstakes Prizes:
One (1) Grand Prize: a Voyage Galapagos trip from Discovery Adventures for the winner and one guest. Grand Prize includes round trip coach air travel for two people to Quito, Ecuador, from the major commercial airport closest to winner’s residence; double occupancy cruise accommodations aboard the Adventurer IV for 6 nights; daily snorkeling excursions and guided tours. Services of a professional travel specialist who will coordinate and book all travel components are also included. ARV $5,998.
One Local First Prize winner from among the entries submitted within the viewing area of each participating cable provider or affiliate. Each First Prize will consist of a shark-themed prize pack, ARV $1,500. It is estimated that 10 First Prizes will be awarded. If no entries are received from the viewing area of a qualified cable affiliate, no First Prize will be awarded for that affiliate.
Instant Win Prizes:
- (100) Discovery Channel Shark Week Clocks, ARV $20
- (100) Discovery HD Shark Week Towels, ARV $20
- (20) Discovery Large Plush Sharks, ARV $25
- (20) Small Plush Sharks, ARV $25
- (10) Shark Week DVD Sets, ARV $29.95
Prize Limit: Limit one Sweepstakes prize per person.
Sweeps Drawing Date: On or about August 9, 2009,
Official rules: www.sharkweekbitesback.com/pdf/rules.pdf
Sweeps Rating: Okay
Photo credit: Discovery Channel Shark Week Bites Back Bingo Sweepstakes
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