Enter the This Old House Party on the Patio Sweepstakes for a chance to #win one of the four $1,000 gift cards. Plus, enter the This Old House Party on the Patio Contest for a chance to #win one of the three $14,000 prize packages.
Sweepstakes Rating: Okay
Eligibility: US, DC, 18 and older
Entry Dates: August 24, 2015 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on October 12, 2015
Sweepstakes Entry Periods:
- August 24 to September 7, 2015
- August 24 to September 21, 2015
- August 24 to October 5, 2015
- August 24 to October 12, 2015
Contest Entry Periods:
- August 24 to August 31, 2015
- September 1 to September 30, 2015
- October 1 to October 12, 2015
Mail-in Sweepstakes Entry: send a postcard, including your name, complete address, daytime phone number and email address, to:
This Old House Party on the Patio Sweepstakes
625 Panorama Trail, Suite 2100
Rochester, NY 14625
To be eligible for an Entry Period, each postcard must be mailed separately and must be postmarked by September 7, and received by September 14; postmarked by September 21, and received by September 28; postmarked by October 5, and received by October 12; postmarked by October 12, and received by October 19, 2015.
Contest Entry: upload a photo of your porch, deck or patio, submit a brief essay (250 word maximum) describing what improvements would make your porch, deck or patio party-ready, complete the online entry form in its entirety, and submit. Entries will be judged to determine the winner.
Sweeties Note: Make sure to click where it reads, No, thanks. I don’t want to subscribe. Just enter me in the sweepstakes. No purchase necessary. Purchasing does not improve your chances of winning. If you don’t want a subscription to This Old House Magazine.
Entry Limit: one Sweepstakes entry per person per day. One Contest Entry per person.
Four (4) Sweepstakes Grand Prizes (one per drawing): a $1,000 gift card.
Three (3) Contest Grand Prizes (one per monthly entry period): one Simonton Patio Door to be specified by Sponsor depending on the house style, space, and needs, labor and installation of patio door, additional outdoor enhancements to be determined by Sponsor (enhancements may include furnishings, paint, flowers, and/or other materials), and $1,000 awarded in the form of a check that winner may use to throw their own party. Total value of additional outdoor enhancements not to exceed $10,000 per Grand Prize. By accepting the Grand Prize, winner agrees to allow Sponsor to photograph the finished porch, deck or patio after all Grand Prize components have been installed; photographs may be featured in a sponsored digital gallery on TOH.com. ARV: $14,000
Sweepstakes Random Drawing: on September 15, September 29, October 13, and October 29, 2015
Contest Judging Criteria: Appropriateness of Photo and Essay to the Contest Theme: 50%; Overall Charm and Appeal of Photo and Essay: 25%; Originality: 25%