Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Syracuse Family Getaway $950 #Giveaway CAN, 8/18

Syracuse Family Getaway GiveawayThe Zoo has travelled to Syracuse several times.

Actually, we’ve driven through it. Without stopping. But we wanted to. Does that count? Regardless, friends have told us that they have great shopping deals but they forgot to mention everything else that Syracuse has to offer.

And it’s a lot!

Don’t miss out like we did. Read on to find out how you can enter to WIN a…

Welcome to the Syracuse Family Getaway Giveaway!

This Giveaway is made possible by the Syracuse Tourism Organization and Hosted by: OTTAWA MOMMY CLUB

Co-Hosted by: Canadian Blog House ~ Journeys of The Zoo ~ Life in Pleasant Ville ~ Shannon’s View from Here.

This jam-packed giveaway package includes:

  • 1 room with 2 double beds for 2 nights at Double Tree Hotel by Hilton for a family of four with buffet breakfast for four each morning based on availability. Valid through 4/30/14
  • 4 Tickets (2 adult & 2 children) to the Pole Position Raceway in DestinyUSA
  • 4 tickets (2 adult & 2 children) to the Rosamond Gifford Zoo
  • 4 tickets ( 2 adult & 2 children) to the Museum of Science and Technology (MOST)
  • 4 tickets ( 2 adult& 2 children) to Wonderworks in DestinyUSA
  • $100 Gift Certificate to spend at DestinyUSA Mall


Double Tree Hotel By Hilton
The Double Tree Hotel by Hilton has 250 guest rooms equipped with 32-inch flat-screen TV’s, and large work desk with an ergonomic chair to check emails using the high-speed internet access. Your family can enjoy the relaxing courtyard area with seating, plus the heated, indoor pool with a whirlpool spa and the heated, outdoor pool with a sundeck. You can dine at Regatta Bar & Grille, offering cocktails and light food. Feel welcomed as you receive a warm chocolate chip cookie upon arrival!

raceway2Pole Position Raceway in DestinyUSA Mall

You can sign up for the Arrive & Drive program that allows customers to show up individually or in small groups and race in standard races. These races last approximately 10 minutes (14 laps) and drivers are separated into two categories. In addition to the adult karts (56″ minimum height required), they have kid’s karts for racers who are at least 48″ tall and can safely drive.

Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Rosamond Gifford Zoo
The Rosamond Gifford Zoo is home to more than 700 animals of all shapes and sizes. From the smallest animal (milkweed bug) to the largest (Asian elephant), the zoo offers unique viewing opportunities for families!


The MOST’s vision is to be a pre-eminent science and technology center, inspiring all generations through hands-on education and entertainment. MOST offers exhibits on Life Sciences, Discovery Cave, Science Playhouse, Technotown, Flight and Space, Planetarium, Telecommunications Lab, and more!

When you enter the building, everything will be upside-down, so in order to participate in the fun, you must be inverted. Step inside the inversion tunnel and be turned right side up to begin your journey. Once you are properly aligned for your adventure, family fun awaits with more than 100 hands on exhibits a 4 D theatre, Lazer Tag, Canyon Climb Ropes Course, and Sky Tykes Ropes Course. Make WonderWorks a stop on your Things to Do list when visiting Destiny USA.

destiny USADestinyUSA
Destiny USA is a new 2.4 million square foot destination that includes Carousel Center, a dominant super regional shopping center already attracting 20 million annual visits. The brand new expansion will mix all types of retail including; luxury outlet tenants, restaurants and entertainment such as WonderWorks, OptiGolf, T.G.I. Friday’s, IMAX. LAZ. A stunning three-story glass atrium will provide perfect weather year round.

Enter to WIN a $950 Package Below!


Prize: Giveaway Package including Hotel and several events for 2 Adults and 2 children. As listed above. Approximate prize value is $950CDN.
Eligibility: Canada Only. Age 18+. No Quebec.
Duration: The contest will run from Tuesday, July 30 until Sunday, August 18, 2013, inclusive.
Shipping: Included in the prize. The Syracuse Tourism Organization will ship the prize directly to the winners home.
Entry Method: Giveaway Tools.
Disclosure: Journeys of The Zoo did not receive any compensation in exchange for posting this giveaway.
Notes: The winner has 48 hours to reply to the email or another winner will be drawn. Prize is non-transferable. No substitution or cash equivalent of prizes is permitted.

The giveaway associated with this post has ended. Note that Journeys of The Zoo did NOT facilitate this giveaway. Check the Winners Page for details.

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25 thoughts on “Syracuse Family Getaway $950 #Giveaway CAN, 8/18

  1. Megan Barnecutt

    As a child we often took roadtrips to visit my mother’s aunt in New Jersey. Syracuse was always the first stop point on the way and I have some very fond memories from those trips. I’d like to share that with the wee ones so together we can create new memories!

  2. Sweta

    We would love to take the Arrive & Drive program for me and my whole family and love to stay in double tree hotel and zoo is interesting too to visit.


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