Windows Central 12 Days of Hidden Gems Sweepstakes 12/31/14 Daily 18+

12 Days of Hidden Gems, presented by Microsoft, will showcase some amazing apps in the scenarios that matter most to you, such as Health and Fitness, Smart Living, Travel and Entertainment, while giving the community a chance to win $12,000 in awesome prizes!!

Sweepstakes Rating: Okay

Eligibility: US, DC, Canada, (excluding Quebec), 18 and older. Member of Windows Central (free to join)

Entry Dates: December 15, 2014 and ends on December December 31, 2014 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET

Website Entry | Official Rules

How To Enter:

  1.  Windows Central will periodically publish an online article marked Hidden Gems on
  2. To enter via Twitter go to the bottom of the Hidden Gems article to locate and click on a widget marked Hidden Gems and follow the instructions given by the widget.
  3. To enter by leaving a comment to an article go to the Hidden Gems article, and leave a comment on that page.
  4. To participate by referring a friend, you must enter via method 1 or 2 above, click on the widget marked Hidden Gems described in entry method 1 above, and follow the instructions in the widget for referring a friend. For every friend a you refer who completes an entry, you also earn an extra Entry, up to a total of ten (10) entries per person per Hidden Gems article.

Windows Hidden Gem Articles Locations:

Entry Limit: twelve (12) per person per with each of the twelve Hidden Gems articles

Twelve (12) Days of Prizes  (multiple prizes per day with a total ARV: $1,000 per day)

Prizes will be awarded for each sweepstakes corresponding to each of the twelve (12) Hidden Gems articles published during the Play Period.

  • December 15 – December 17: The prizes will be related to Staying Fit
  • December 18: The prizes will be related to Smart Living
  • December 19: The prizes will be related to Travel
  • December 20 – December 21: The prizes will be related to Capturing Moments
  • December 22 – December 23: The prizes will be related to Games
  • December 26: The prizes will be related to Get Entertainment
  • December 29: The prizes will be related to Get Connected
  • December 30: The prizes will be related to Learn More

No prize awarded will have a value less than $99.00 or greater than $499.00. Upcoming prizes for each sweepstakes in the series will be posted on the Hidden Gems Sweepstakes page upon opening of play for each Hidden Gems article.

Random Drawing: On or about January 15, 2015

Disclosure: this sweepstakes listing may contain an affiliate or tracking link but we do not use referral links. Read about our policies for more details.

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  1. Fleta Wright says

    I would love to win.

  2. 12/28/2014 – The Ninth of Twelve Days is posted.

  3. 12/29/2014 – The Tenth of Twelve Days is posted.

  4. addrienne mertens says

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