We love to travel at TravelingMamas.com and we also love to give things away. What gets us jumping for joy is being able to give our readers a trip so they can experience a smidgen of what we get to do when we’re on the road looking for the best travel destinations to highlight here.
For the month of September, we’re celebrating the end of summer vacation with trip giveaways along the Gulf Coast. Each week we’ll announce a new trip giveaway, where readers can win one of many trips, including multi-night stays at various properties in Gulf Shore and Orange Beach, Alabama. We fully support visiting this oil spill affected area.
How to enter: Write a blog post about a recent summer trip and place the following text somewhere in your blog post – “This post is part of the TravelingMamas.com Tripapalooza Contest.” Be sure to link the term TravelingMamas.com back to this site. If you want your entry to count towards the giveaway, you’ll need to leave a comment on THIS POST with a link to your entry blog post. We’ll verify each post. You can write as many posts as you like and live anywhere in the world. You’ll get extra Karma is your post is about visiting the Gulf Coast. Don’t have a blog? We still want you to be able to enter. Just submit your story to TravelingMamas.com and be sure to leave a comment in this post that you submitted a story – Story Submission Form
Bonus Entries: Once you officially enter, you can get bonus entries for tweeting this post, liking us on FaceBook, or being a subscriber to our newsletter. Make sure you leave a comment for each bonus entry option to count. Good luck!
Winners will be selected randomly via Random.org. Prizes will be awarded throughout the month of September, with contest officially ending on the last day of the month. Former contributors of TravelingMamas.com not eligible to enter. Winners will be notified by email and will have 72 hours to claim their prize or will forfeit their prize, which will be awarded to a secondary winner. Prizes have restrictions, including blackout dates and expiration, determined by each prize sponsor. Legal name and physical mailing address must be provided to claim prize.
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Prizes awarded include, but not limited to:
5 Nights at The Beach Club Gulf Shores, Alabama
3 Nights at a Brett-Robinson Gulf Shores, Alabama Property
3 Nights at a Meyer Real Estate Gulf Shores, Alabama Property
Worried about oil in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach? Cultural travel blog, Hole in the Donut shared this profound video:
Winner of 3 Nights at a Meyer Real Estate Property: Congrats to Jamey Tucker who was randomly chosen for this Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Trip Giveaway. His winning entry was a post on his blog about how his kids chose a family vacation in Gatlinburg over a family trip to Florida. You can read the full story at Jamey Tucker’s BlogSquat.
Winner of 3 Nights at a Brett Robinson Property: Congrats to Trisha who won with her Facbook like entry. She also blogged about the contest also. You can read her beach post on Momdot.com.
Winner of 5 Nights at The Beach Club, Alabama: Congrats to Tracey Dillard who won with her post about the Hard Rock Casino Biloxi.
Thank you to everyone who entered. Keep checking back for future giveaways.