November 30, 2017
Win a Trip to San Francisco
This holiday season, we've partnered with Gaycities.com to give away a trip for two to San Francisco.
San Francisco Illuminate SF Prize Package Includes:
- Roundtrip airfare for two
Receive complimentary roundtrip airfare for two to San Francisco courtesy of Gaycities.com
- Two-night luxury stay at the Palace Hotel
2 New Montgomery St. (SoMa)
The newly renovated Palace Hotel is a premier property in Marriott Hotels & Resorts Luxury Collection; an ensemble of hotels and resorts offering unique, authentic experiences. An icon in San Francisco, the Palace seamlessly merges historic elegance with modern technology and innovation. The hotel’s architecture showcases Austrian crystal chandeliers, Italian marble and intricately worked stained glass. Welcoming guest accommodations present beautifully appointed rooms with 11-foot ceilings and original details and elements. Luxury amenities include three award winning restaurants and bars; The Garden Court, GC Lounge and Pied Piper, 24-hour, in-room dining, a fitness center, indoor pool and a team of Les Clefs d'Or Concierges. Centrally located in the heart of downtown San Francisco, the Palace is walking distance to Union Square, cable cars, the Embarcadero, Ferry Building Marketplace, Chinatown, AT&T Park, boutique and center shopping, cultural museums and theaters.
Enjoy a two-night luxury stay at the Palace Hotel with two welcome cocktails in the Pied Piper and one breakfast for two in The Garden Court. Reservations are required. Offer includes room and tax. Gratuity is not included. Blackout dates apply. Certificate is non transferable and not redeemable for cash.
- Complimentary tickets for two to Madame Tussauds
145 Jefferson St.(Fisherman’s Wharf)
No ropes, no boundaries – this is your chance to get closer to your icons than ever before! Meet the Bay Area legends who have shaped the city; step onto the court to shoot hoops with Steph Curry or jam on stage with Jimi Hendrix to experience the full “Spirit of San Francisco.” Brainstorm with tech leaders, like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates, who have transformed our world. You are the star! Feel the glitz and glamor! Strike a pose with Beyonce and sparkle center stage with Adele. Get behind the camera with Steven Spielberg, and then cozy up to George Clooney on the sofa. Taking the perfect selfie with your heroes has never been so easy! There are two floors of famous fun!
- Complimentary tickets for two to The San Francisco Dungeon
145 Jefferson St.(Fisherman’s Wharf)
The San Francisco Dungeon brings to life the stories of old San Francisco with a full theatrical cast, state-of-the-art special effects, and gripping storytelling in 360-degree sets. Laugh and scream with the characters in 9 live actor shows as you embark on a journey through the grisly and authentic history of the Bay Area. Get up close and too personal with the Rat Catcher who delights in detailing the pungent truth of the Plague (hope you do…errr…don’t catch it)! Learn the horrible truth behind the black trade of "shanghaiing" on a dark boat ride. See, hear, touch, and smell more of the city’s most shocking stories. If you make it to the end of the tour, you’ll be guided through the infamous Alcatraz prison to join an escape attempt; face an exhilarating “jump” from Alcatraz into the waters of the Bay on the brand new Escape Alcatraz drop ride. Experience San Francisco's scariest and funniest attraction! Not recommended for children under 10 years old.
- Complimentary Tickets for two to Beach Blanket Babylon
678 Beach Blanket Babylon Blvd. (North Beach)
"Beach Blanket Babylon," San Francisco’s hilarious pop-culture musical revue, is the perfect night out with friends. Seen by over 6 million people from around the world, the show delights audiences with spectacular costumes and outrageously gigantic hats!
- Dinner for two to OSSO Steakhouse
1177 California St. (Nob Hill)
Located on Nob Hill, the stylish Art Deco design provides an elegant yet relaxed ambiance. The bone-in filet mignon and 40-ounce bone-in rib eye are their specialties. Voted #1 steak in the country.
- Complimentary meal for two to Pier Market Seafood Restaurant
Pier 39 (Fisherman's Wharf)
At Pier Market, we specialize in mesquite-grilled fresh, local, sustainable seafood and fabulous California wines enjoyed while overlooking bay views of Alcatraz and the PIER 39 sea lions. We also have a fabulous outdoor patio for people watching on the Pier. Pier Market is owned and operated the Simmons family who created and built San Francisco's most popular attraction, PIER 39.
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Contest ends Dec. 29, 2017. Contest terms and conditions.