CONTESTS

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Monthly Contests


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April: New Orleans Trivia Contest

Please note that this contest ended April 30, 2014. Four trivia contest winners, chosen at random, received free Premier Access registration to the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo.

Please email us if you'd like a copy of the official Rules & Regulations of this contest. Winners' names will be posted shortly.

May: Bring a Buddy Contest

What You Could Win: $100 American Express gift card.

How it works: Those who register for the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo, and send a quick email to their friends letting them know they are attending the event, will be entered into a monthly drawing for a $100 American Express gift card!

Enter the contest by scrolling to the bottom of your registration confirmation email and clicking the link under the "Invite a Friend" section.

Winners:

May: Cindi Bulla, Amarillo, TX
June: Bill Ladd, Russellville, AR
July: Traci Moniot, Indio, CA

Rules & Regulations: You must be a registered 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo attendee to participate. This contest is only valid for eligible members of the National Association of REALTORS® -- must provide a current NRDS ID and valid e-mail address to be eligible. NAR Staff, their immediate families and those living in their households are not eligible to enter. E-mail addresses will not be shared or sold and will only be used to contact the winners.

Each month from May through October, NAR Conventions will draw the name of one person at random who has provided us with their email address and at least one valid email address of a colleague. Each entrant is only eligible to receive one prize.

Each winner will be notified by email shortly after each monthly drawing, using the email address provided to refer the colleague(s). Notification will ask winner to respond with a postal address within two weeks of the notification, and the $100 American Express Gift Card will be sent within two weeks of receiving winner’s mailing address. In the event the email address of the winner is invalid, no longer functioning, or the winner does not provide their postal address within two weeks, a substitute winner will be selected by NAR Conventions by holding another drawing. This prize is non-transferrable and cannot be redeemed for cash.

No purchase is necessary to enter the drawing. Void where prohibited by law. All taxes are solely the responsibility of winner. Odds of winning are determined by the number of valid entries received by NAR Conventions. Winners' names will be posted at www.REALTOR.org/Conference – check the site for monthly winners’ names.

By participating, entrants agree to these official rules, and that the decision of the judges is final and binding in all matters relating to the sweepstakes. Winner grants permission for the use of winner’s name in conjunction with this promotion without additional compensation.

If you would like to enter the contest without providing an email address, please send a postcard to: Bring A Buddy Contest, NAR Conventions, National Association of REALTORS®, 430 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611 and include your Conference & Expo registration number, address, and phone number. Entries must be received by the end of each month from May 2014-October 2014 to be eligible for that month’s drawing.

June: Restaurant Recommendation Contest

What You Could Win: A gift card to a hot new restaurant in New Orleans.

How it works: Those who make a recommendation to their favorite restaurant in New Orleans will be entered into this drawing, and one lucky winner will receive a gift card to a popular New Orleans restaurant!

Winner: Ed Ayres, Houston, Texas

Rules & Regulations: Submit a recommendation to your favorite restaurant in New Orleans, and we’ll award one lucky winner with a gift card to John Besh’s restaurant Domenica. To enter, just email the name of your favorite restaurant along with a brief description (under 25 words) and a photo (optional) to ConvInfo@REALTORS.org. One winner will receive a gift card valued at $100 to Domenica at The Roosevelt Hotel.

All entries must be received between June 1 and June 30, 2014. You may enter multiple times. For the convenience of visitors, all restaurants should be within a 15-minute drive from the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Photos must be original and become property of the National Association of REALTORS® to use for marketing purposes.

This contest is only valid for eligible members of the National Association of REALTORS® – must provide a current NRDS ID and valid e-mail address to be eligible. NAR Staff, their immediate families and those living in their households are not eligible to enter. E-mail addresses will not be shared or sold and will only be used to contact the winners.

One winner will be drawn at random and notified no later than Monday, July 7, 2014. Each winner will be notified by email shortly after each monthly drawing, using the email address provided with the contest submission(s). Notification will ask winner to respond with a postal address within two weeks of the notification, and the restaurant gift certificate will be sent within two weeks of receiving winner’s mailing address. In the event the email address of the winner is invalid, no longer functioning, or the winner does not provide their postal address within two weeks, a substitute winner will be selected by NAR Conventions by holding another drawing.

This prize does not guarantee seating or reservations availability at the restaurant; contact restaurant for full details. This prize is non-transferrable and cannot be redeemed for cash.

No purchase is necessary to enter the drawing. Void where prohibited by law. All taxes are solely the responsibility of winner. Odds of winning are determined by the number of valid entries received by NAR Conventions. Winners' names will be posted at www.REALTOR.org/Conference – check the site for monthly winners’ names.

By participating, entrants agree to these official rules, and that the decision of the judges is final and binding in all matters relating to the sweepstakes. Winner grants permission for the use of winner’s name in conjunction with this promotion without additional compensation.

July: Attractions Contest

What You Could Win: Four Fun Bucks to redeem for NAR tours and attractions.

How it works: Submit a recommendation to your favorite must-see attraction in Louisiana, and we’ll award one lucky registered attendee with four Fun Bucks to redeem for NAR tours and attractions!

Winner: Melisa Camp, Phoenix, AZ


Rules & Regulations: Register for the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo, and then, submit a recommendation to your favorite must-see attraction in Louisiana, and we’ll award one lucky attendee with four Fun Bucks to redeem for NAR tours and attractions! To enter, just register for the conference, and email the name of your favorite Louisiana attraction along with a brief description (under 25 words) and a photo (optional) to ConvInfo@REALTORS.org. One winner will receive four Fun Bucks to redeem for NAR tours and attractions. Winner must be registered for the conference.

All entries must be received between July 1 and July 31, 2014. You may enter multiple times. Photos must be original and become property of the National Association of REALTORS® to use for marketing purposes.

This contest is only valid for eligible members of the National Association of REALTORS® – must provide a current NRDS ID and valid e-mail address – and be registered for the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo to be eligible. NAR Staff, their immediate families and those living in their households are not eligible to enter. E-mail addresses will not be shared or sold and will only be used to contact the winners.

One winner will receive four Fun Bucks valid only for redemption of tours and attractions offered as part of the NAR Tours Program for the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo in New Orleans. Fun Bucks must be exchanged only for tours or attractions offered during the following dates: Wednesday, November 5 through Monday, November 10. Instructions for redemption will be provided to the winner upon confirmation of eligibility.

One winner will be drawn at random and notified no later than Monday, August 4, 2014. The winner will be notified by email shortly after the drawing, using the email address provided with the contest submission(s). Notification will ask winner to respond within two weeks of the notification with his/her registration ID number and a list of tours and/or attractions found here that he/she would like to have added to his/her registration record; the list of tours/attractions should not exceed the total number of four (4) Fun Bucks. In the event the email address of the winner is invalid, no longer functioning, or the winner does not provide their registration ID number and list of tours/attractions within two weeks, a substitute winner will be selected by NAR Conventions by holding another drawing.

This prize does not guarantee tour or attraction availability. This prize is non-transferrable and cannot be redeemed for cash.

No purchase is necessary to enter the drawing. Void where prohibited by law. All taxes are solely the responsibility of winner. Odds of winning are determined by the number of valid entries received by NAR Conventions. Winners' names will be posted at REALTOR.org/Conference – check the site for monthly winners’ names.

By participating, entrants agree to these official rules, and that the decision of the judges is final and binding in all matters relating to the sweepstakes. Winner grants permission for the use of winner’s name in conjunction with this promotion without additional compensation.

August: REALTORS® Got Talent Season Five Contest

What You Could Win: The grand prize winner will receive $2,000 cash, or a donation in the same amount to their favorite charity -- and additional finalists will each receive $500. Plus, all finalists will receive complimentary registrations to the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo (a $400 value)!

How it works: Submit a video audition of you singing/performing with a completed on online entry form.

Rules & Regulations: Access the REALTORS® Got Talent Guidelines and Rules & Regulations.

September: Member Value Plus Program

What You Could Win: One winner will receive a $250 American Express gift card -- and all Premier Access pass holders who register between September 1-15 will receive a $25 gift card to the John Besh Restaurant Group via NAR's Member Value Plus Program (MVP)

How it works: Register for the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo under a "Premier Access pass" registration option between September 1-15, 2014, and you will receive a $25 gift card to the John Besh Restaurant Group in the mail -- and a shot at a $250 American Express gift card!

Rules & Regulations: Register for the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo under a "Premier Access pass" registration option between September 1-15, 2014. Provide a valid email address and a valid mailing address during the registration process.

You will receive a $25 John Best Restaurant Group gift card by USPS mail. Gift cards will be shipped USPS after September 15, 2014 to each registrant's US mailing address on file in the registration system. The drawing for the $250 American Express gift card will be on September 16, 2014, and the winner will be notified no later than September 30, 2014.

Click on the "ACT NOW" button found on this page to register for the "Premier Access" pass today!

Offer valid only for Premier Access registrations made September 1-15, 2014; prior REALTORS® Conference & Expo registrations do not qualify. Only US members of the National Association of REALTORS® are eligible to receive this offer; must have a valid NRDS ID to qualify.

Reservations to John Besh's restaurants are strongly recommended.

October: Instagram "What Would You Do for Beads?" Contest

What You Could Win: New Orleans speciality beads and $250 gift card

How it works: Submit a photo/video of you showing the craziest thing you would do for beads.

Check back in October for contest details!

Rules & Regulations: To enter, submit a photograph or short video demonstrating the craziest thing you would do for beads. It could be a photo/video of how you are promoting the annual conference to your colleagues, how you are getting ready for the event in New Orleans, or just how excited you are to see your fellow REALTORS® in November.

November: Conference Live Sweepstakes

What You Could Win: A trip to the 2015 REALTORS® Conference & Expo in San Diego, California! Plus, three runners up will attend next year’s event on a free Premier Access registration.

Check back in November for contest details!