Grand Prize - 7 Days in London, England with a tour of Highclere Castle with airfare included.
Enjoy 7 Days of Life in the Shadows of Highclere Castle. This is a one-of-a-kind trip to experience the backdrop and setting of one of PBS's most popular stories ever. Walk in the shadows of the Crawley family as you tour Highclere Castle, the village and more.
You will win a tour for you and a friend to take place August 10th - August 16th, 2015. Your tour includes hotel accommodations in a 4 Star London area hotel for two, most meals, ground transportation for group outings, tours of Highclere Castle, the local village, and other events to immerse you in the world of 1920's England life.
Your itinerary includes a bus tour of London, walking tour of Highclere Castle, a tour of Selfridges, classes in British Etiquette, themed party and much more. For a detailed sample itinerary, view more information.
Get away from the cold and grey and find yourself in Cancun for 5 days if you are the lucky 2nd prize winner. Enjoy 5 days and 4 nights of sun and fun in warm Cancun, with a stay at either the Ocean Spa Hotel or Laguna Suites Golf and Spa. Your family, or a group of 4, will love these four star Travel Advisor-rated Cancun getaways. The Laguna Suites Golf and Spa is a 2014 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence award winner.
The Laguna Suites Golf & Spa is nestled in the tranquil enclave of Pok Ta Pok golf club and is the ideal destination for guests wanting to escape to a modern day Shangri-la. This peaceful 47 suite boutique hotel is perfectly situated between the rolling greens of the Pok Ta Pok golf course and the shimmering waters of Nichupte lagoon which enables its guests to rest and relax in lush natural surroundings!
The Rittenhouse is a luxury hotel in Philadelphia offering 92 guest rooms located on Rittenhouse Square, two restaurants, two bars and a tea room where afternoon tea is served each day. The historic hotel tracks its heritage back to the turn of the century with the hotel itself opening in 1989. Located on historic Rittenhouse Square, it is steps from night life, shopping, and the history that is the city of Philadelphia.
The winner of this prize will receive a $750 gift card which should cover 2 nights accommodations* plus afternoon tea for two at the Mary Cassat Tea Room, a perfect afternoon for the Crawleys were they to visit Philadelphia.
*Rates vary by season, day of week and availability. WVIA makes its best estimates that the amount of the gift card will cover 2 nights at the Rittenhouse Hotel.
Even if you win the Early Bird prize package, you are still in the running for the rest of the prizes in the main drawing on February 26th. It is a great way to get 2 chances to win prizes. What's in the Downton Abbey Gift Pack?
- Downton Rediscovered DVD Pack including Seasons 1-5
- Secrets of Highclere Castle DVD
- A Year in the Life of Downton Abbey - Book
- The Unofficial Downton Abbey Cookbook
- Downton Abbey 2015 Engagement Calendar