Archive for the category "contests"

Team Up and Bring Home the Cup Contest

Comments 73 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Team Up and Bring Home the Cup is an initiative to give exposure to every hockey-loving region in Canada. Those involved with community hockey are being asked to submit an essay or video describing what hockey and team spirit means to their amateur team. Readers will then get the chance to vote on the submissions […]

Massive Attack Plays Vancouver

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Massive Attack is playing a concert at the Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park May 29th, 2010. While the show is a ways off, this will be one hot ticket. If you aren’t familiar with Massive Attack, you may at least recognize the theme to House which is a sample from the duo’s song Teardrop [YouTube]. […]

Oscar-Nominated District 9 Prize Pack

Comments 85 by Rebecca Bollwitt

District 9, co-written by Vancouver Film School graduates Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell, is up for Best Picture this weekend at the 87th annual Academy Awards. It’s no secret that Vancouver Film School students are mighty talented and this Oscar nod is a pleasant (and warranted) surprise. To celebrate, VFS has given me a District […]

Oakley in Vancouver Contest

Comments 291 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Oakley has boosted its presence in Vancouver during the 2010 Winter Olympic Games to promote its eyewear and the athletes that wear it (such as Shaun White, Jenn Heil, Alex Bilodeau, Maelle Ricker and Kristina Groves). Rolling O-Lab Located on Grouse Mountain the Rolling O-Lab is a mobile demonstration unit open from 9:00am until 8:00pm. […]

Canadian Tire Jumpstart Fan Pack Giveaway

Comments 85 by Rebecca Bollwitt

With the streets and venues being a sea of red, white, and Canadian pride everyone is showing their support for Team Canada during the Vancouver 2010 Olympics. Canadian Tire approached me to see if I wanted to offer up two prize packs for my readers that would help them deck out their cars with some […]

Vancouver 2010 Short Track Speedskating Ticket Giveaway

Comments 11 by Rebecca Bollwitt

After the success of my first two contests (one which is still ongoing) BC Hydro has asked me to make another contest announcement this afternoon. They have two tickets for the Women’s 500m qualifier short track speed skating happening tomorrow that they want to give away over Twitter. Contest: For this one BC Hydro Power […]