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October 2011


Halloween Safety Tips

It's October 31, which means kids across the country will be dressing up in costume and hitting the streets to trick or treat. But how can you keep them safe?

Before your loved ones head out, visit the Halloween Safety Guide at Halloween-safety.com for a guide to how to keep Halloween safe. There, you'll find safety tips relating to kids, adults, parties, costumes, trick or treating, driving, pets and much more.

The website is the No. 1 resource for Halloween safety information and suggestions and has been helping people have a safe and happy Halloween since 2000.


New York Jets Sunday Night Football

Big fan of Gang Green? Well now you have a chance to score two tickets to the Jets Sunday Night Football game against the New England Patriots on November 13.

The grand prize winner will receive a two-day, one-night trip to attend the game. The prize includes round-trip airfare (if necessary), hotel accommodations, ground transportation, tickets to the game, sideline passes, two posters signed by Mark Sanchez and a behind-the-scenes tour of the Sunday Night Football set.

To enter, visit NewYorkJets.com/sweepstakes/111021-sunday-night-football-sweeps.html and fill out the registration form. The contest runs through November 8.


Vegas trip and $10,000 from O-Cedar

So...what's your dirty little secret? Reveal it and you could win an ultimate trip to Las Vegas and $10,000 in cash from O-Cedar household supplies!

One grand-prize winner will receive a three-night vacation for two to Las Vegas, including penthouse accommodations at a luxury hotel, round-trip first-class airfare, round-trip car service, $10,000, tickets to dinner and a show, and your entire house will be cleaned by the O-Cedar Clean Team.

Also, one monthly winner (the contest started in July and ends on Halloween) will get a $150 O-Cedar gift pack, including an assortment of O-Cedar cleaning products and the latest book from cleaning and organizing expert Peter Walsh. 

To enter, visit Facebook.com/OcedarClean and "Like" it. Then, reveal your dirty little secret - that is, what is your secret cleaning tip or confession? The top 20 will advance to the semi-finals, and the grand prize winner will be selected from the group. The entry period ends Monday.


$10,000 to 'stay fit on the inside'

Sunsweet 100 percent juice wants to remind you that staying fit starts on the inside. And they're giving away more than $32,000 in prizes to help you on your path to a healthier you.

Enter the Sunsweet Juice Stay Fit on the Inside Instant Win Game and Sweepstakes for your shot at the $10,000 grand prize. Other prizes include smaller cash prizes, memberships to LA Fitness, fitness gloves, fitness bands and coupons.

To enter, visit StayFitOnTheInside.com and enter your email address. The contest runs through January 24.



Win a Ford car of your choice

Need some new wheels? Well Ford is giving away your choice of any model in the Drive One Tour Sweepstakes.

One grand prize winner will win their choice of any 2011 Ford model vehicle with an MSRP of $30,000 or less.

To enter, visit DriveOneTour.com and complete the form. The contest runs through the end of the year.


Farm-to-table experience in Vermont

Cabot Farms and ABC's "The Chew" are teaming up to send one lucky winner to Vermont for a farm-to-table experience in Cabot's home.

The grand prize winner of the Cabot Cheese Getaway will win a trip for two to Rochester, Vermont, airfare included, for three days and two nights. The prize also a cooking class with Cabot Farmer owner Beth Kennett.

Sixteen first prize winners will receive a Cabot Cheese gift box.

The contest runs through November 5. Visit CabotCheeseGetaway.com to enter.

For more on The Chew, visit TheChew.com.

Cabot Vermont is the maker of award-winning cheddar cheese and has been owned by farm families since 1919. For more information, visit CabotCheese.coop.


National Mammography Day

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the National Cancer Institute recommends annual mammograms for all women over 40. October 21 is National Mammography Day, and many clinics and doctors' offices nationwide are offering free or reduced price mammograms today.

Sponsored by National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is celebrating 25 years of service, National Mammography Day seeks to encourage millions of women to receive a mammogram and become empowered in the fight against breast cancer.

Mammogram facilities that would normally charge full price will provide free or low-cost exams to women today, and some will extend the free test to other days.

For more information, visit NBCAM.org. Use the Accredited Facility Search tool to find screening locations, and Click here to find low-cost screening information near you.


Pottery Barn $5,000 Holiday Sweepstakes

The holidays are right around the corner, and Pottery Barn is giving away a $5,000 gift card to help lessen the load on your wallet.

To enter the Pottery Barn $5,000 Holiday Sweepstakes, visit potterybarn.com/sweepstakes and fill out the registration form. You can enter once a day through November 30, and you can also refer friends for additional entries.

The contest is open to all residents of the US (excluding Colorado) and Canada (excluding Quebec) ages 18 and over.


Win a 3-D TV from Hormel

Looking to get the family together for some good food and good sports this football season? Then why not up the ante with a 3-D TV from Hormel!

Play the Hormel Foods "Huddle Up" Instant Win Game to receive fun and easy recipes, as well as for your chance to win one of 13 3-D HDTVs.

To enter, visit HormelHuddleUp.prizelogic.com/ and enter your email address. Then, click one of the boxes to find out if you're an instant winner.

You can enter up to three times daily. The contest runs through the end of October.


Regis Farewell Sweepstakes

Television icon Regis Philbin is ending his historic run on Live! With Regis and Kelly in the coming weeks, and now you have a chance to say goodbye in style!

WABC-TV is teaming up with Raymour and Flanigan and TD Bank to give away two pairs of tickets for the finale, ground transportation and a post-show brunch! All you have to do is visit https://register.go.com/abcotv/registration/sweepstakes/register?sweepsAlphaID=wabc_201110_regis, register and fill out the entry form.

The grand prize winners will each receive two VIP LIVE tickets, lunch for two plus a pre-tipped car service to Live! With Regis and Kelly. The total value of the prize package is approximately $1,200.

The contest runs through October 23.