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Places To Enter Contests Online

Updated on November 19, 2013

Online Contests Being Updated Now

November 2013

Sorry, I have been away a long time, very ill with Guillain Barre Syndrome. I am still recovering, almost two years after being hospitalized but at least now I can type. So, I'm trying to whip up a bunch of current contests for you to enter and end your 2013 with a lucky bang!

Wishing you much winning luck!

You're A Winner!

Winning Contests is Child's Play
Winning Contests is Child's Play

No More Snail Mail - Enter Contests Online

Many years ago, I would enter contests if the prize was of interest to me. That time predated the world wide web, and required filling out a form, perhaps clipping a UPC or two, and mailing it away. Nowadays, contest entering is quick and easy, thanks to online opportunities.

Back in those snail mail days, access to unlimited categories of contests didn't really exist. Now, there are countless opportunities to try your luck, and the number of categories seems staggering. There's something for everyone and every interest. For that reason, the listings are broken down by subject matter to make it a little easier.

The contests had only two criteria to meet before being listed in this hub. They had to be open, and they had to be free. Give any of these that interest you a try. You've got nothing to lose. Just be sure to read the rules before entering.

Good luck!

For Food Enthusiasts

Win a Million Dollars and Work with Marvel - Doritos Crash the Superbowl VIII

Hurry on this one! Contest ends November 24th!

This is the now famous Doritos Superbowl video contest. The grand prize is a whopping one million dollars, plus teaming up with Marvel on the set of Marvel's The Avengers: Age of Ultron.

Create the very best, creative video you can then either go to to enter, or watch the YouTube video and follow the instructions (see below this text).

If you win, please remember where your ole pal, Shirley. :)

Win a Cool Million! with Doritos Video

Contests for Food Enthusiasts
Contests for Food Enthusiasts

Bass Pecan Recipe Contest - submit your best pecan recipe for the chance to win a $100 gift certificate for Bass Pecan Company.

Judging will be based on taste, originality, feasibility and appearance.

This contest is open to non-employee legal U.S. residents over 18 years of age, and closes December 31, 2013.


The Chocolate Adventure Contest - mmmm, chocolate! Think you can create the yummiest bar imaginable for a chance at $25,000? Well, if you come up with the grand prize winning recipe, that's exactly what you'll get! How exciting!

There is also a great prize of an iPad mini for ten culinary honourees.

You have a terrific opportunity here. I wish you lots of luck!

Contests for Writers
Contests for Writers

For Writing Enthusiasts

Video Game Review - Monthly win of the game of your choice. Write a review that will help other gamers be informed buyers.

Festival Pig - Submit a story or photo to win $100 Ticketmaster Voucher. Winners are chosen by member votes.

Submit Your Best Photo
Submit Your Best Photo

For Photo Enthusiasts

frameAgram - Monthly winner of $100 for best digital photo. Open to U.S. residents. Winner determined by member voting.

Festival Pig - Ongoing competition to win $100 Ticketmaster Voucher. Submit your photo or story, the one with the most votes wins.

Soaphoto Contest - Win a digital camera. Monthly winners, based on member voting. Open to U.S. citizens only.


Enter Travel Contests

Imagine winning your next vacation!
Imagine winning your next vacation!

Travel Contests

Caribbean Travel + Life Magazine - Enter to win a contest to Belize...or Aruba...or Dominica, St. Kitts and who knows where else. There's lots of opportunity here but I would carefully read the rules and fine print before entering, just in case you find some strings. I could not find a closing date for the contest.


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