UPDATE: February 3
Oxford Pennant said the winner is Carling Wilson of Chattanooga, TN.
ORIGINAL: January 7
A new contest is claiming Buffalo to be America’s warmest cold city.
Whoever wins the contest will be flown to Buffalo, put up for two nights at the Hotel Henry, and given hundreds of dollars in gift cards and other free items.
What’s the catch? The vacation has to take place during the winter months.
The winner of the contest will be entitled to the following prizes:
Round trip airfare for two from any location in the domestic United States between February 8 and March 10 of 2019.
2 nights at Hotel Henry
$500 Oxford Pennant Gift Card
$200 Gift Card to Ristorante Lombardo
$100 Gift Card to Marble + Rye
$100 Gift Card to 100 Acres, The Kitchens at Hotel Henry
$100 Lyft credit
$50 Gift Card to Little Club Wine Bar
$50 in plants from Daddy’s Plants (legal plants)
$50 to Ted’s Hot Dogs (that’s a lot of hot dogs, man!)
$40 Gift Card to Swan Street Diner
2 passes to The Albright-Knox Art Gallery
$150 in “walkin’ around money”
In addition to everything listed above, the winner’s room will also include
An in-room plant oasis from Daddy’s Plants
Pizza and wings from Picasso’s Pizza
Champagne from City Wine Merchant (21+ only!)
Gin & Tonic Kit from Tommyrotter Distillery (21+ only)
Buffalonians are encouraged to enter into this contest. Oxford Pennant, who has organized the contest, said the Western New Yorkers who win will still get all the prizes listed above and will be given a $500 airline gift card instead of airfare tickets.
To enter for a chance to win, click on this link.
The winner will be selected at random on February 1, 2019 at noon. Oxford Pennant said the winner be announced on social media and will also be notified via email.
According to the contest website, if the grand prize is not claimed – a new winner will be selected.