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Enter the Live Like A Californian Sweepstakes for a chance to win one of 8 trip-of-a-lifetime !

Live Like A Californian Sweepstakes

Eligibility : Open to legal residents of and physically located in the 50 United States and the District of Columbia (U.S.), age 18 or older at time of entry.

Promotion Period : Online entries must be received between Monday, April 25, 2011 @ 12:01am Pacific Time (“PT”) and Saturday, June 19, 2011 at 11:59pm Pacific Time (“PT”)

Enter At : visitcalifornia.com/sweepstakes

Limit : Total entries per week are limited to Six (6) per person

Prize (s) :

Weekly Prizes: The Weekly Prizes will consist of Eight (8) pairs of Two (2) roundtrip airfare tickets, provided by Travelocity; and Eight (8) $250 VISA Gift Cards. Gift Cards are subject to the redemption policy and terms and conditions of VISA. Total ARV of VISA Gift Cards is $2,000.

Grand Prizes: Eight (8) Grand Prize Trips will be awarded from all entries received during the entire Sweepstakes Entry Period of 4/25/11-6/19/11, with an ARV Range of $5,236 – $11,869.

The Eight (8) Grand Prize Trip Packages Include:

  1. GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE: Glen Plake – Totally Mammoth
    TOTAL ARV: $10,260.73

    • Airfare: One (1) Round-trip Airfare for Four (4) for the prize winner and Three (3) guests, from a major airport nearest the winner’s home to Mammoth, CA; Winner and travel companions must travel on same itinerary.
    • Hotel Accommodations: A Four-day/Three-night stay for Four (4) Individuals, the winner and Three (3) guests, at the Westin Monache Resort, based on double occupancy, with Two (2) rooms, for Four (4) persons. Some restrictions may apply. Advance reservations are required.
    • Four (4) Day Rental Car Voucher.
    • Glen Plake Mammoth Adventure – spending the day with Glen Plake, pioneer of extreme skiing, as he takes you on a private VIP tour of California’s Mammoth Mountain, including:
      • Mammoth Mountain lift tickets for Two (2) days for Four (4) people and;
      • A VIP Snowcat to Vista for private happy hour with Glen.
    • Glen Plake experience must be scheduled during the months of April or May 2012.
    • Hotel suite is subject to availability. VIP Snowcat experience is subject to snow levels; if not available, VIP Snowcat experience will be replaced with experience of comparable value.
    • Dates are subject to the availability of the featured Californian and their schedule. Certain blackout dates and other travel restrictions may apply. Holidays and Holiday Weekends are excluded.
  2. GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE: Roy Choi – Taste of Los Angeles
    TOTAL ARV: $7,336.00

    • Airfare: One (1) Round-trip Airfare for Four (4) for the prize winner and Three (3) guests, from a major airport nearest the winner’s home to Los Angeles, CA; Winner and travel companions must travel on same itinerary.
    • Hotel Accommodations: A Four-day/Three-night stay for Four (4) Individuals, the winner and Three (3) guests, at the JW Marriott at LA Live, based on double occupancy, with Two (2) rooms for Four (4) persons. Some restrictions may apply. Advance reservations are required.
    • Four (4) Day Rental Car Voucher
    • Roy Choi L.A. Adventure – spending the day with Roy Choi, founder of Kogi BBQ and godfather of the guerrilla food truck movement, as he takes you on a guided tour of his favorite L.A. spots, including:
      • Tour of Kogi BBQ operation, followed by an all-you-can-eat Kogi lunch experience
      • Shopping at Stussy, one of Roy’s favorite SoCal brands
      • Tour of Koreatown markets and restaurants
      • Dinner at Chego
      • After-dinner drinks at A-Frame
    • Dates are subject to the availability of the featured Californian and their schedule. Certain blackout dates and other travel restrictions may apply. Holidays and Holiday Weekends are excluded.
  3. GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE: Betty White – White Hot in Hollywood
    TOTAL ARV: $5,236.00

    • Airfare: One (1) Round-trip Airfare for Two (2) for the prize winner and Three (3) guests, from a major airport nearest the winner’s home to Los Angeles, CA; Winner and travel companions must travel on same itinerary.
    • Hotel Accommodations: A Four-day/Three-night stay for Four (4) Individuals, the winner and Three (3) guests, at the Andaz Hotel in West Hollywood, CA, based on double occupancy, with Two (2) rooms for Four (4) persons. Some restrictions may apply. Advance reservations are required.
    • Four (4) Day Rental Car Voucher.
    • Betty White Hollywood Adventure – meet and greet Hollywood icon and actress Betty White on the set of “Hot in Cleveland,” including:
      • Four (4) tickets to a “Hot in Cleveland” taping
    • Meet-and-greet with Betty White before or after show taping. Dates are subject to the availability of the featured Californian and their schedule. In the case of Betty White, dates must be mutually agreed upon by the “Hot in Cleveland” show, Betty White and the winner. Winner attendees to the taping of “Hot in Cleveland” must be 16 years of age or older. Certain blackout dates and other travel restrictions may apply. Holidays and Holiday Weekends are excluded.
  4. GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE: Jack O’Neill – Surf’s Up Santa Cruz
    TOTAL ARV: $11,869.00

    • Airfare: One (1) Round-trip Airfare for Four (4) for the prize winner and Three (3) guests, from a major airport nearest the winner’s home to Santa Cruz, CA; Winner and travel companions must travel on same itinerary.
    • Hotel Accommodations: A Four-day/Three-night stay for Four (4) Individuals, the winner and Three (3) guests, at the Seascape Beach Resort, based on double occupancy, with Two (2) rooms for Four (4) persons. Also includes a Beach Bonfire & Smores experience for Four (4). Some restrictions may apply. Advance reservations are required.
    • Four (4) Day Rental Car Voucher.
    • Jack O’Neill Santa Cruz Adventure – Jack O’Neill pioneered the wetsuit and changed California’s surf culture forever, and now you can go behind the scenes of O’Neill, including:
      • VIP tour of O’Neill headquarters, followed by surf lessons with an O’Neill pro
      • O’Neill wetsuits
      • Private sailing on the O’Cat around Santa Cruz Harbor
      • Breeze Breaker jacket (for O’Cat sail)
      • Dinner with the O’Neill team at the Crow’s Nest in Santa Cruz Harbor post-sail
      • O’Neill clothing package including: board shorts, shirt, sandals, beach chair, beach towel and backpack
      • O’Neill sunglasses
    • Dates are subject to the availability of the featured Californian and their schedule. Certain blackout dates and other travel restrictions may apply. Holidays and Holiday Weekends are excluded.
  5. GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE: Jason Mraz – San Diego Rocks
    TOTAL ARV: $6,184.00

    • Airfare: One (1) Round-trip Airfare for Four (4) for the prize winner and Three (3) guests, from a major airport nearest the winner’s home to San Diego, CA; Winner and travel companions must travel on same itinerary.
    • Hotel Accommodations: A Four-day/Three-night stay for Four (4) Individuals, the winner and Three (3) guests, at Se San Diego, based on double occupancy, with Two (2) rooms for Four (4) persons. Some restrictions may apply. Advance reservations are required.
    • Four (4) Day Rental Car Voucher.
    • Jason Mraz San Diego Adventure – see Jason Mraz live in concert and meet the acclaimed singer-songwriter after the show, including:
      • Four (4) tickets to see Jason Mraz live in concert in Southern California during his next tour
      • Meet-and-greet with Jason Mraz after the concert
      • Voucher for C-VIP car service to and from the concert
      • House of Blues $200 in Karma Kash
      • Four (4) San Diego CityPASSes
    • Dates are subject to the availability of the featured Californian and their schedule. Certain blackout dates and other travel restrictions may apply. Holidays and Holiday Weekends are excluded.
    • Concert tickets are subject to availability and at the discretion of Bill Silva Management; Jason Mraz Tour
  6. GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE: Frank Almeda – Nature Lover’s San Francisco
    TOTAL ARV: $7,030.00

    • Airfare: One (1) Round-trip Airfare for Four (4) for the prize winner and Three (3) guests, from a major airport nearest the winner’s home to San Francisco, CA; Winner and travel companions must travel on same itinerary.
    • Hotel Accommodations: A Four-day/Three-night stay for Four (4) Individuals, the winner and Three (3) guests, at the Orchard Garden Hotel, based on double occupancy, with Two (2) rooms for Four (4) persons. Some restrictions may apply. Advance reservations are required.
    • Four (4) Day Rental Car Voucher.
    • Frank Almeda San Francisco Adventure – venture to the top of the California Academy of Sciences with “Living Roof” creator and renowned botanist Frank Almeda for a VIP tour, including:
      • California Academy of Sciences exclusive “Platinum Behind the Scenes Tour” Gourmet picnic lunch at the Academy Café prepared by award-winning chef Charles Phan of The Slanted Door
      • Private tour of the Living Roof with Frank Almeda, along with CAS gardens and urban connections
      • Private dinner and custom tasting menu at Moss Room restaurant with chef Loretta Keller
      • CAS “sustainable gift” items
      • Morning nature trail hike within the Marin Headlands with Frank Almeda
      • Picnic lunch provided by the Academy Café
      • Four (4) San Francisco CityPASSes
    • Dates are subject to the availability of the featured Californian and their schedule. Certain blackout dates and other travel restrictions may apply. Holidays and Holiday Weekends are excluded.
  7. GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE: Kevin Rafferty – Behind the Magic Disney
    TOTAL ARV: $5,510.00

    • Airfare: One (1) Round-trip Airfare for Four (4) for the prize winner and Three (3) guests, from a major airport nearest the winner’s home to Anaheim, CA; Winner and travel companions must travel on same itinerary.
    • Hotel Accommodations: A Four-day/Three-night stay for Four (4) Individuals, the winner and Three (3) guests, at the Disneyland Hotel, based on double occupancy, with Two (2) rooms for Four (4) persons. Some restrictions may apply. Advance reservations are required.
    • Four (4) Day Rental Car Voucher.
    • Kevin Rafferty Anaheim Adventure – go behind-the-scenes of Walt Disney Imagineering with Kevin Rafferty, senior concept writer, and enjoy a VIP Disney experience, including:
      • Four (4) 3-day Park Hopper tickets for access to Disneyland® Park and Disney California Adventure™ parks
      • VIP access to World of Color at Disney California Adventure, a nighttime water spectacular featuring water, color, fire and light
      • Exclusive backstage tour with Kevin Rafferty
      • Character breakfast for four (4)
    • Dates are subject to the availability of the featured Californian and their schedule. Certain blackout dates and other travel restrictions may apply. Holidays and Holiday Weekends are excluded.
  8. GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE: Randy Lewis – Race to Taste Napa
    TOTAL ARV: $8,300.00

    • Airfare: One (1) Round-trip Airfare for Four (4) for the prize winner and Three (3) guests, from a major airport nearest the winner’s home to the Napa Valley, CA; Winner and travel companions must travel on same itinerary.
    • Hotel Accommodations: A Four-day/Three-night stay for Four (4) Individuals, the winner and Three (3) guests, at the Villagio in Yountville Hotel or another hotel of equal value, based on double occupancy, with Two (2) rooms for Four (4) persons. Some restrictions may apply. Advance reservations are required.
    • Four (4) Day Rental Car Voucher.
    • Randy Lewis Napa Adventure – join former Indy race car driver turned acclaimed Napa winemaker Randy Lewis for an exclusive Napa experience, including:
      • Hot Laps with Randy Lewis around Infineon Raceway in their pace car, plus a VIP photo op with Randy and his 550hp CanAm car
      • Private tour of Lewis Cellars production facility and VIP wine tasting experience
      • Two (2) bottles of Lewis Cellars reserve wines, one (1) Cabernet Sauvignon and one (1) Chardonnay
      • Lewis Cellars baseball hat and T-shirt
      • Dinner for Four (4) at Bottega
    • Dates are subject to the availability of the featured Californian and their schedule. Certain blackout dates and other travel restrictions may apply. Holidays and Holiday Weekends are excluded.
    • Infineon experience is subject to availability (day and time) of pace car.

Winner List : For a written confirmation of the winner (available after Monday, June 26, 2011) send a stamped, self-addressed envelope (no later than Wednesday, July 27,2011), to: The “Live Like A Californian” Sweepstakes, Winner Confirmation Request, PO Box 25497, Rochester, NY 14625.

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Comments (7 Messages)

twyla
Apr 29, 2011 13:31

We would sure love to win one of these trips! The scenery is beautifull and we need a getaway! My fiance just lost his job and summer is just about here! A perk-up vacation is just what we need and we would be close enough to visit his family!

lisa bromley
Apr 30, 2011 19:40

I’d love to take the family for a california vacation!

sylvia self
May 4, 2011 23:59

love to win!!!

Kim Russell
May 15, 2011 9:58

California dreaming is all I do!

Lyn Misserville
Jun 2, 2011 13:00

I haven’t been to Disneyland since 1985, what a treat that would be to go back there again. Please pick me!!!!

Marlene
Aug 7, 2011 11:33

Really been working hard, need a vacation badly.

Larry
Sep 5, 2011 15:14

want to win this for my pregnant wife as a gift ..because were just newly married and I never have a chance to give her and nice gift or take her to a nice place..she will be very happy if we win this :-)


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