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Want to win the perfect Akron date including an overnight stay at the Hilton Garden Inn Akron? Share with the world a picture of your Akron date at a local business, regardless of who you're with, using #YouHadMeAtAkron on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram


The sweepstakes will run February 14th - March 18th. One winner each week will receive a $50 gift card to a featured date location in Akron and one grand prize winner will receive an overnight stay for two at the Hilton Garden Inn Akron.



2/14 - 2/20: $50 gift card to Angel Falls Coffee Company


2/21 - 2/ 27: $50 gift card to Mustard Seed Market & Café 


2/28 - 3/5: $50 gift card to Blu Jazz+


3/6 - 3/12: $50 gift card to 750ml


3/13 - 3/18: Keep entering for a chance to win an overnight stay for two at the                             Hilton Garden Inn Akron and prize package valued at $300!




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Eligibility: No purchase is necessary to enter. The “You Had Me At Akron Sweepstakes” is open to all U.S. residents, 18 years or older, except employees of any participating companies, and any affiliated companies, advertising or promotion agencies (if any) or members of their respective families.


Entry: To enter, share a picture of your date at a local business on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram using the hashtag #YouHadMeAtAkron. 


Prize: Each week, a winner will be selected from a random database drawing of submission received for that week. One grand prize winner will be selected at random from all submissions entered during the time of the contest. Odds of winning will depend on the number of qualified entries received.


General: All packages will be awarded. Expenses incurred in addition to the package will be the sole responsibility of the winner.  No transfers.  The Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau may substitute prizes for prizes of like value at the sole discretion of the sponsoring agents.  Cash will not be awarded in lieu of the package offered.  Package winners must execute and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within 10 days or the package will be awarded to an alternate.  Winners must be 18 years or older.  Package winner is subject to federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or prohibited. The Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau is not responsible for any injuries suffered while participating in the contest. By entering, participants agree to the rules and the decision of the Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau and expressly consent to the use of their name, photograph or likeness for advertising this and similar promotions by the Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau.


Rules: For a copy of these official rules, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: You Had Me At Akron Sweepstakes, Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau, 77 E. Mill Street, Akron, OH 44308.

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