As most of you, there will be a big royal wedding in April as Prince William of Great Britain will wed Kate Middleton. You have a chance to watch the Royal wedding in the Empress hotel in Victoria, British Columbia on April 28, 2011. You can win a trip to Victoria and a stay at the Fairmont Empress hotel & watch the wedding during a special“Rise and Shine with the Royals for Breakfast” event. Clipper Vacations is sponsoring this contest – make sure to head on over to their blog to find out all the details & enter to win this trip. All you need to do is share your wedding proposal story & they are looking for the Best Wedding Proposal to win the contest. You have from now thru March 31, 2011 to enter their contest.
You can also go to the Clipper Vacations website & book tickets for the Fairmont Empress Rise & Shine with the Royals Package for April 28, 2011. Prices start at $188/person for a round-trip Victoria Clipper Cruise, Overnight Stay at the Empress hotel and a Rise & Shine with the royals breakfast.
Victoria is one of my absolute favorite places to visit & the Empress hotel & grounds are gorgeous. I’ve always wanted to have Afternoon High Tea at the Empress – have any of you ever done that? What a fun trip that would be to stay at the Empress & have a relaxed cruise up to Victoria. The Victoria Clipper trips between Seattle & Victoria only take 2-3 hours aboard their passenger ferry.
Giveaway – 2 Round Trip Tickets on the Victoria Clipper
Not only will you have the chance to enter the trip to Victoria to watch the royal wedding, Clipper Vacations has also generously offered to give 1 lucky Thrifty NW Mom reader two round-trip cruise tickets on a Victoria Clipper between Seattle & Victoria, BC. These 2 round-trip tickets are valued up to $280, depending on travel date. You will have until March 31, 2012 to use your 2 certificates, so this gives you plenty of time to pick the perfect time to visit Victoria. I
If you win this giveaway, you will be responsible for your lodging when you are in Victoria – this giveaway is only for the 2 round-trip tickets aboard the Victoria Clipper.
This giveaway will end on Friday March 18th at 9pm pst.
The winner will be drawn using “And the Winner Is” plugin and announced on the blog. I will also email the winner. The winner will have 48 hours to contact me, otherwise a new winner will be drawn. US residents only & you must be 18 yrs or older to enter the giveaway.
**NO Facebook or email entries will be accepted! The entries must be comments on this blog post (just scroll to the bottom of the post & the bottom of the comments & add your comment at the end). Thanks for understanding! **
Here’s how to enter this giveaway::
1st Entry (required entry): Leave a comment saying why you’d like to win these round-trip tickets between Seattle & Victoria onboard the Victoria Clipper.
Extra Entries : (make sure these are all separate comments, with a comment for each entry)
3) Leave a comment here saying you “like” the Victoria Clipper Facebook page.
4) Leave a comment saying you are following “Clipper Vacation” on Twitter.
Disclosure: I was not provided any compensation for this giveaway. Clipper Vacations will be providing 2 round-trip tickets between Victoria & Seattle to be given to 1 winner randomly chosen. All opinions are 100% mine. See my disclosure statement for more details.