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Contest Ended: 1/23/2008
On Sunday February 3rd, Tony® Award nominee John Tartaglia along with his friends the Sprites from Disney Channel's hit Playhouse Disney kids' television series "Johnny and the Sprites" will take the stage of Town Hall (123 West 43rd Street, NYC) for a very special live musical celebration for the whole family. JOHNNY AND THE SPRITES LIVE – A SPOFULOUS BROADWAY CONCERT a one day only event will play one performance at 5:00 PM only, with all proceeds benefiting Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS.
Join Johnny and the Sprites for an evening of songs and stories featuring faces familiar to fans of the popular TV show--enter here to win FOUR FREE TICKETS to the show!
Win a Family Four Pack to See The Wiggles! |
Contest Ended: 8/14/2009
NYMETROPARENTS is giving away family four-packs to see The Wiggles on Friday, August 21 at 3pm! The most beloved family entertainment band in the world, The Wiggles, are setting out on their wildest adventure to date. The fab four from down under are back with a brand new live show! This spectacular musical extravaganza will showcase old favorites as well as their latest hit “Monkey Man” featuring Australian pop sensation Kylie Minogue from their most recent album “The Wiggles Go Bananas”.
'Q is for Queens' Contest and Giveaway|
Contest Ended: 5/17/2014
Enter the 'Q is for Queens' contest and giveaway for your chance to be featured in a new children's book about the borough of Queens. Plus, one grand prize winner will receive a family four pack of tickets to Arthur Ashe Kids' Day at the U.S. Open tennis championship.
What's the coolest thing about Queens? If you grew up in the borough, what childhood memory sticks out in your mind? If you live there now, where's your favorite place to take your kids? Tell us here for your chance to be featured in the new children's book "Q is for Queens," an illustrated ABC book for kids about NYC's largest and most diverse borough.
"Q is for Queens" is the brainchild of Amol Sarva, a tech entrepreneur and lifelong Queens resident who now lives in Long Island City. Sarva, a dad of two young girls, says he came up with the idea for the book when he realized that Queens was constantly overshadowed by the other boroughs, especially in children's books. "Q is for Queens" aims to highlight all of the unique and wonderful things about Sarva's home borough in alphabetical order, from A for Arthur Ashe Stadium to T for the Observation Towers (built in the 1960s for the World's Fair). The book includes many colorful images by illustrator Renee Bentley.
The book has gained a ton of support on Kickstarter.com, where Sarva initially set a goal to raise $8,000. He has far surpassed that already and has set a new goal of $35,000, which will help get the book into every Queens art institution, museum, school, and library -- thus getting the book into the hands of more kids.
Sarva says he'd like the book to be a collaborative effort, so he's asking for suggestions from one and all on what should be included in the book. Submit your suggestion below -- a memory, a place, a person tied to the borough in some way -- for your chance to be featured in the book.
3 winners will be listed in the contributor section of the book and will receive copies once the book is printed in June.
1 grand prize winner will also receive a 1-year family membership to the New York Hall of Science in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.
Enter below by May 15!
Big Big World DVD|
Contest Ended: 6/28/2007
Learn about the environment with the PBS Kids show, "It's a Big Big World". The show has two new DVDs, "Safe and Sound? and "The World Needs You." NYMetroParenta and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment are giving away 5 copies of each DVD;
Disney Sing It: Pop Hits for Wii|
Contest Ended: 12/18/2009
Win Disney Sing It: Pop Hits for Wii!
One lucky winner will receive this video-based karaoke video game, which allows players to sing their favorite pop hits from the likes of Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato, the Jonas Brothers, Jesse McCartney, Colbie Caillat, and more! Perform to songs and videos by the hottest pop stars, or team up to compete in multi-player performance battles with your friends. You can also practice vocal exercises in Sing It Pro and take your singing to the next level. Game comes with a Logitech® microphone.
Makes a great gift, just in time for Christmas! Enter below before December 18 to win!
Dr Fresh Firefly basket|
Contest Ended: 11/30/2007
Win a basket of light-up Firefly goodies, inclduing foaming soap, toothbrushes, thermometer and 'MouthSwoosh'.
Dr. Seuss and Friends Coloring Contest|
Contest Ended: 9/30/2009
Print out this classic Green Eggs and Ham image, color it in as creatively as you like, and mail it to us! Three winners will be selected to receive a FREE three-month subscription to Early Moments' Dr. Seuss & His Friends Book Club, a $180 value. The prize pack includes a welcome package featuring a colorful Cat in the Hat "I Love To Read" tote bag, three hardcover titles, and two subsequent monthly shipments of two books each.
Favorite Teacher Contest|
Contest Ended: 11/1/2010
Nominate your favorite teacher and you both could win gift certificates to Educational Warehouse! Enter by October 31.
Find a Free Toy!|
Contest Ended: 12/14/2008
Find the words hidden below, then check your answers. Enter to win a Nintendo DS Lite, plus the new Pokemon Ranger: Shadows of Almia game, with a combined retail value of $180.
Contest Ended: 10/15/2008
In commemoration of the 140th anniversary of Mohonk Mountain House, near New Paltz, you and your family can win a getaway by submitting your best family vacation photograph. The grand prize includes a two-night stay at Mohonk for a family of four (two adults and two children) between January and March 2009, with three meals daily, afternoon tea and cookies, and resort activities such as cross-country skiing and snowshoeing (weather permitting), ice skating in the open air pavilion, swimming in the indoor heated pool, and more. Special anniversary events will enhance your stay at Mohonk Mountain House.
Post your photos by October 15; winner will be chosen by October 30.
Give Us Your Voice" Contest|
Contest Ended: 12/4/2007
Grand Prize: (1) lucky winner and a guest will attend the cast recording session of The Little Mermaid and meet Alan Menken. They will also receive a pair of tickets to see The Little Mermaid.
Runner Up Prizes: (5) runner ups will receive the cast album autographed by Alan Menken as well as a pair of tickets to the show.
The winner will be announced 12-05!
For rules and how to enter, visit http://www.broadwayworld.com/mermaid
Long Island Pet Expo|
Contest Ended: 9/1/2009
NYMETROPARENTS is giving away 20 four-pack tickets for the Long Island Pet Expo at Suffolk Community College in Brentwood from September 11-13! Enter here to win.
Mother's day giveaway - win a makeover from Suave!|
Contest Ended: 5/31/2008
Get a Mother’s Day makeover, courtesy of Suave!
Win a bag full of 10 new products from Suave, including:
Vibrant Shine Shampoo and Conditioner,
Vibrant Shine Mist and Hairspray and new formula Advanced Therapy Lotion.
New Mommy Breastpump Giveaway|
Contest Ended: 6/28/2007
New Mommy Giveaway
Get set to breastfeed with Lansinoh essentials. Our fabulous new mommy giveaway includes the Lansinoh Double Electric Breast Pump and new Lansinoh Manual Breast Pump, both great if mom returns to work, or wants to let dad give a bottle. There?s also lanolin to relieve nipple soreness; Lansinoh Disposable Nursing Pads; Lansinoh Breastmilk Storage Bags and Bottles; and Lansinoh Clean & Condition Cloths; a copy of the book, Everything You Need to Know About Your Baby from Birth to Age Two, by William Sears and Martha Sears, and a water bottle so mom can stay hydrated, all in a chic black diaper bag. For more information on the products, go to www.lansinoh.com. Approximate retail value: $250
NYSCI's Coolest Exhibit Contest|
Contest Ended: 4/1/2011
Vote for your favorite New York Hall of Science exhibit and you could win a Super Science Birthday Party at NYSCI for your child and his friends! Vote by March 31 for your chance to win.
Our Generation Dolls© Giveaway!|
Contest Ended: 1/12/2010
Win Katelyn, the figure skater, one of the newest girls from Our Generation Dolls. Katelyn is an 18-inch poseable doll that comes with two outfits - you can bundle her up for winter in her earmuffs and vest or strap on her skates and leotard to get her ready to compete. Like the other Our Generation pals, she comes with her own storybook, "Blizzard on Moose Mountain" - a 100-page hardcover book that tells Katelyn's unique story and recounts her adventures on the ice. As kids read along with her story, they will learn how her other accessories - including an iPod, three gold medals, and a bouquet of flowers - come into play.
Enter below by January 12 to win!
Photo Contest: Win $500 From NYMetroParents!|
Contest Ended: 3/31/2008
Whose kids are cuter than yours? No one's! So enter a recent birthday party photo of your child in the NYMetroParents Birthday Photo Contest. One winner will receive $500 from NYMetroParents! Five additional winners will have their photos featured in our April issue.
DO NOT ENTER HERE! To enter, visit: nymetroparents.com/birthdaycontest
Role Mommy at the Ritz Carton Ticket Giveaway|
Contest Ended: 1/19/2009
Win tickets for one adult and one child ($60 value) for the Role Mommy event at the Ritz Carlton on Saturday, January 24. There, you’ll get the chance to meet a celebrity nanny, as well as children and tween book authors. Vendors with various products and services for parents and kids will be on hand and a special tween musical group will make an appearance. You’ll also receive a special goody bag filled with gifts for moms and kids, valued at over $150! Brunch will be served.
Tell us Your New Mom Tips: Win Lots of Goodies|
Contest Ended: 11/10/2008
What are some of your new mommy tips? Go to www.nymetroparents.com and tell us. We will publish the top tips in our December issue and two lucky moms will win gift bags from Role Mommy. Your ‘swag bag’ will be filled with earrings, skin care products, lingerie that smoothes your curves, and more.
Contest Ended: 9/30/2009
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Contest Ended: 9/15/2014
VIP Gal to Gal|
Contest Ended: 9/29/2008
Win free VIP passes to the Gal to Gal fundraiser, October 2, 6-8pm. Proceeds from the event benefit the Gal to Gal Foundation, which helps families battling Stage IV breast cancer. To buy tickets, go to:
Walt Disney World Moms Panel|
Contest Ended: 9/15/2007
Serve on the first online WDW moms panel to share your knowdlege of Walt Disney World and win a family vacation to WDW. Apply at www.disneyworldmoms.com
Wii – a new game!|
Contest Ended: 12/31/2007
NYMetroparents and Disney Interactive are giving away five copies of the new Wii game, Disney’s Enchanted Journey ($39.99 retail value). Nintendo Wii console sold separately.
One entry per family.
Win $1,000 Vacation!|
Contest Ended: 5/1/2009
Parenting is the Most Important Job in America
Mother's Day Contest...Win!
* $1,000 Get-Away Weekend in New England (25 B&Bs to choose from)
* Limousine Ride & Dinner for 2 at Ben Benson's Steak House in NYC
* His and Her Watches
Win $100 to Just Pretend Kids|
Contest Ended: 10/24/2014
Win $100 to Just Pretend Kids so you can outfit your children in the cutest costumes for Halloween, from wise owls to scary monsters and everything in between!
WIN 'E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial' on Blu-Ray|
Contest Ended: 10/15/2012
Enter to win 1 of 5 copies of "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial" on Blu-Ray. In honor of the film's 30th anniversary, it has been digitally remastered. The Blu-ray combo pack includes the 1982 theatrical movie with surround sound plus an all-new interview with director Steven Spielberg and "The E.T. Journals" featuring never-before-seen footage from the set of the film.
Win 'Turbo' On Blu-Ray DVD|
Contest Ended: 11/15/2013
FROM THE CREATORS OF MADAGASCAR AND KUNG FU PANDA comes the high velocity comedy TURBO about an underdog snail whose dreams kick into overdrive when he miraculously attains the power of super-speed! Turbo features the voices of Ryan Reynolds, Maya Rudolph, Snoop Dogg and more of today’s biggest stars. A Perfect Gift for the Holidays, TURBO Arrives on Blu-ray™ Deluxe Edition and DVD November 12 with Turbo Pullback Toy Racer!
Win 1 of 3 Cheryl's Halloween Cut-Out Cookie Decorating Kits|
Contest Ended: 10/16/2014
Win 1 of 3 Cheryl's Halloween Cut-Out Cookie Decorating Kits. Kit is delivered with everything you need to create yummy buttercream frosted Cheryl’s treats at home – no baking necessary. We’ve included 2 – 1lb. tubs of buttercream frosting and 24 un-frosted cut-out cookies.
Win 3 Scary Movies for Adults on Blu-ray DVD|
Contest Ended: 11/5/2012
Enter to win three scary movies on Blu-ray DVD from MGM Home Entertainment, including "Killer Klowns from Outer Space," "Jeepers Creepers," and "Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2."
Win 4 Tickets to a Ghost Hunt in a Real Haunted House!|
Contest Ended: 10/6/2014
Enter to win 4 tickets ($200 value) to a Ghost Hunt at Miss Fanny's Victorian Party House in Wappingers Falls, NY on October 11. Miss Fanny's is a beautiful historic home and a real haunted house. The current owners live amongst the spirits who state their presence with footsteps, voices, and the opening and closing of doors. You may witness the infamous “large man” disappearing into a wall while your gifted-medium hostess takes you up dark staircases and through whispering halls into uncertainty.
Win 4 Tickets to a Halloween Jump Event at Pump It Up Norwalk|
Contest Ended: 10/23/2014
Win a family 4-pack of tickets to a Halloween jump event at Pump It Up in Norwalk, CT. Three winners will each receive 4 tickets to a family-friendly event of their choice at this family-friendly venue filled with fun inflatables. You can choose to attend the Witches Brew Bounce on Oct. 29, the Not-So-Scary Toddler Jump on Oct. 30, Not-So-Scary Jump Time for all ages on Oct. 30, or the After School Not-So-Scary Jump Time on Halloween. Enter by Oct. 22!
Win 4 Tickets to Pumpkin Park at Adventureland on Long Island|
Contest Ended: 10/20/2014
Enter to win a family 4-pack of tickets to Pumpkin Park, Adventureland Amusement Park's trick-or-treating event for kids of all ages on October 25. Get into costume and spend the Saturday before Halloween "trick-or-treating" at vendors set up throughout the park. Admission is free, but our winner will receive 4 pay-one-price bracelets (a $100 value), good for unlimited rides on the Wave Swing, Pirate Ship, Hurricane Coaster, Ghost House, and more!
Win 4 Tickets to Scholastic Store Halloween Party|
Contest Ended: 10/16/2014
Win four tickets to a SPOOK-tacular Sunday afternoon shindig 10/26, held in the Scholastic Store Haunted Headquarters in Soho! Dance to live music, decorate monster cupcakes, and enjoy treats and tricks!
Win 4 Tickets to The Count's Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place, Plus Hotel Stay|
Contest Ended: 10/9/2014
Dress the kids in their scariest costumes and head over to The Count's Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place in Langhorne, PA, to trick or treat with Big Bird and the rest of the Sesame Street gang. NYMetroParents is giving away four tickets to Sesame Place and a one-night stay at Courtyard by Marriott Langhorne.
WIN 4 VIP Passes to Rise of the Jack O' Lanterns on Long Island|
Contest Ended: 10/1/2012
Enter to win 4 VIP tickets to The Rise of the Jack O' Lanterns at Old Westbury Gardens in Long Island. VIP passes grant you access to The Rise at any time and during any night of its run, from Oct. 5-28. This giveaway runs from Sept. 24 through Oct. 1.
Win 4 VIP Tickets to the Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze|
Contest Ended: 10/15/2014
We're giving away 4 VIP tickets to the Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze at Van Cortlandt Manor in Croton-on-Hudson. Don't miss one of the area's biggest, most elaborate Halloween events, which features more than 5,000 pumpkins carved into various animals, dinosaurs, and even a working grandfather clock.
WIN a $100 Gift Card to Chasing Fireflies|
Contest Ended: 10/1/2012
Enter to win a $100 gift card to Chasing Fireflies. You can use the card toward tons of Halloween goodies including kid and baby costumes, family costumes, Halloween tableware and decor, Halloween-themed pajamas, and more.
Win a $2,010 Back to School Shopping Spree!|
Contest Ended: 10/1/2010
Win $2,010 for back to school shopping or other great prizes like tickets to see The Lion King on Broadway, a digital or video camera, school supplies, books and DVDs, and more! Enter online or by fax, e-mail, or mail. Enter by September 30 for your chance to win.
Win a Basket of Cake Boss Goodies!|
Contest Ended: 10/27/2014
Enter to win a basket of Cake Boss products, including: ghost cakelette pan, cast-iron decorating turntable, 7-piece mixing bowl set, cake mix, fondant, frosting, and sprinkles. Win this Cake Boss giveaway and you'll have all you need to bake up some delicious Halloween treats!
Win a Bedroom Makeover from Nickelodeon!|
Contest Ended: 4/18/2010
Enter to win a child or teen's bedroom makeover, courtesy of Nickelodeon, valued at almost $5,000!
The Room Makeover Includes:
- Choice of furniture from Nickelodeon's four new furniture lines: "Dora the Explorer," "Go, Diego, Go!," "SpongeBob SquarePants," or "iCarly"
- Serta Mattresses
- Franco Bedding
- Fathead Wall Graphics
- Baby Boom Cuddle Pillows
This contest is now closed.
Win a board game!|
Contest Ended: 2/24/2009
In honor of Black History Month, NYMetroParents is giving away 6 copies of the "Underground Railroad Escape to Freedom Game." This new board game provides a visual, interactive, and fun way to learn about the Underground Railroad. Please fill in all fields of the entry form.
Win a DVD set!|
Contest Ended: 3/31/2008
Win a great set of DVDs. Our March giveaway has 7 titles:
Dr. Dolittle 4: Tail to the Chief
Mrs. Doubtfire behind the Seams Edition
Dennis the Menace: Trouble Trouble Everywhere
Strawberry Shortcake: Big Country Fun
Pink Panther: The Inspector
Ice Age The Meltdown
Retail value of each 7 DVD set is $130
Win a Family Four-Pack of Tickets to Elizabeth Mitchell at Symphony Space!|
Contest Ended: 9/30/2009
Symphony Space kicks off its 2009/2010 season of family programming Saturday, Oct. 3, with folksinger Elizabeth Mitchell, and three lucky winners will receive a family four-pack of tickets to the show - a $100 value!
Mitchell will add an Indie twist on her renditions of classic songs by Woody Guthrie, Bob Marley, and even The Velvet Underground. Her crowd-pleasing melodies will invite the entire audience to sing along!
Mitchell's performance is part of Symphony Space's JUST KIDDING series this fall, which includes music, theater, and dance performances, Kids’ Films, and the Thalia Kids’ Book Club. Symphony Space is located at 2537 Broadway at 95th Street. For more information on the show, click here.
Just fill out the form below to enter! Winners will be notified Oct. 1.
Win a Family Four-Pack of Tickets to Thomas and Friends Live! On Stage: A Circus Comes to Town.|
Contest Ended: 3/13/2009
Get ready as Thomas and Friends returns to the Beacon Theatre, April 17 – 19 (9 performances!) with an ALL NEW, live musical adventure: Thomas and Friends Live! On Stage: A Circus Comes to Town.
When Thomas makes a big mistake, all the engines on the Island of Sodor must work together to prepare for the exciting event under the Big Top, and, Thomas must prove he's a really useful engine once again. With thrilling adventures along the way, Percy, James, Gordon, and of course, Thomas, join with Sir Topham Hatt and the townspeople from the Island of Sodor, to welcome a colorful cast of circus performers in an engaging story that demonstrates the importance of friendship and cooperation.
2 winners will each receive a family four-pack of tickets.
Win a Family Membership to the New York Botanical Garden!|
Contest Ended: 10/14/2014
Enter to win an annual family membership to the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx, NYC. The membership includes year-round unlimited admission for two adults and up to five children (younger than 16), as well as eight parking passes and 4 complimentary guest passes. You'll also receive invites to members-only exhibition previews, events, and trips, as well as exclusive discounts. Win this membership just in time to pay a visit to NYGB's annual Haunted Pumpkin Garden, which runs through Halloween.
Win a Halloween Books and Movies Pack|
Contest Ended: 10/28/2014
Not all Halloween stories are scary; they can be silly or sweet, too! Find every kind of tale in this Halloween-themed pack of books and movies, including hits such as Ghostbusters and Curious George.
Win a Mary Poppins Exclusive Backstage Tour!|
Contest Ended: 2/28/2010
Win an exclusive backstage tour of Broadway's super hit musical MARY POPPINS, plus four orchestra tickets to the show!
Based on one of the best-loved movies of all time, MARY POPPINS is now in its 4th acclaimed year at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Experience the show that has dazzled and delighted almost 2 million people of all ages with its enchanting mixture of timeless songs, irresistible story, and spectacular stagecraft.
Win a Nintendo DS and Brain Age 2!|
Contest Ended: 10/20/2007
Be smarter than your 5th grader!
NYMetroparents is giving away 5 Nintendo DS lite gaming systems, with the new game, Brain Age 2.
Win a pair of tickets to MADAME TUSSAUDS NEW YORK! |
Contest Ended: 10/26/2008
Madame Tussauds New York, the world-renowned wax attraction, takes you beyond your wildest dreams and makes you the star of the show! Sing, dance and mingle with over 200 wax celebrities in 85,000 square feet of interactive entertainment located in the heart of Times Square.
NEW AT MADAME TUSSAUDS NEW YORK!
CINEMA 4D - Long gone are the days of watching standard two dimensional films. Experience Cinema 4D, the new ultra-sensory 4D theater that delivers amazing 3D technology with the latest in 4D special effects including wind and snow.
ELI MANNING - Wish you could be on the field with the Super Bowl MVP? Live your football dream with Madame Tussauds’ newest wax star and show your Big Blue pride!
15 winners will receive a pair of tickets to MADAME TUSSAUDS NEW YORK!
Win a Set of Playtex Baby Bottles!|
Contest Ended: 10/18/2010
Enter to win Playtex brand baby bottles, including the Playtex Drop-Ins System and the Playtex VentAire Advanced Bottle System.
Win a Super Science Birthday at the New York Hall of Science!|
Contest Ended: 5/15/2010
Enter by May 15 for your chance to win a Super Science Birthday at the New York Hall of Science, valued at $575! One grand prize winner will receive NYSCI's Super Science Birthday Party package on the day of their choice. Two first prize winners will receive a NYSCI T-shirt, plus four admission tickets to the museum and the Rocket Park Mini Golf course, a package valued at $79.99. Three second prize winners will receive a NYSCI T-shirt, valued at $19.99.
Win A Variety Pack of Halloween Treats|
Contest Ended: 10/22/2014
Kids don't have to eat the same old Halloween treats! Enter our giveaway to enjoy some new, healthier alternatives to jumbo candy bars. Plus, keep up their dental hygiene with special light-up Timer toothbrushes!
Win Alice in Wonderland for Wii!|
Contest Ended: 4/6/2010
This new action/adventure game from Disney allows players to enter the magical and imaginative world inspired by Tim Burton's new film, "Alice in Wonderland."
The game finds Alice several years after the original "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking Glass" stories. It takes players on a topsy-turvy journey as Alice finds herself in a world of illusion, where nothing is quite what it seems. Alongside her endearing friends - Mad Hatter, March Hare, Cheshire Cat, and White Rabbit - players aid Alice in defeating the Red Queen and Jabberwocky.
Enter before April 6 to win!
Win an Annual Family Pass to LEGOLAND Westchester!|
Contest Ended: 10/15/2014
Enter to win an annual family pass to LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester, located at Ridge Hill in Yonkers. The annual family pass (a $230 value) offers up to 4 people unlimited admission to LEGOLAND for 12 months, invitations to sneak preview events, as well as exclusive discounts in the LEGO shop, cafe, and on birthday parties. The LEGOLAND Discovery Center is a world of entertainment, color, and creativity for families with children ages 3-10. Attractions include two rides, a 4D cinema, MINILAND, the DUPLO village for little ones, and more. The family pass includes access to special events such as the Brick-or-Treat Halloween event throughout October.
Win an AVEENO BABY Gift Basket!|
Contest Ended: 5/17/2010
Win an AVEENO® Baby Essentials Daily Care Gift Basket!
The basket, which retails at $30, contains the following:
- AVEENO Baby Soothing Relief Moisture Cream
- AVEENO Baby Soothing Relief Diaper Rash Cream
- AVEENO Baby Moisture Lotion
- AVEENO Baby Washing & Shampoo
- 100% Organic Cotton Blanket
AVEENO Baby products are pediatrician recommended. It's Soothing Relief products are specially formulated with natural colloidal oatmeal and natural emollients to gently soothe and relieve baby's dry skin.
AVEENO recently shared the gift basket with the Baby Buggy® Family Resource Center from East Harlem, to give back to moms in need, at the center's "Health Baby, Happy Mom" event.
For more information on AVEENO, visit www.aveeno.com/baby.
Win Baby Einstein Books!|
Contest Ended: 12/6/2009
NYMetroParents is teaming up with Early Moments to give a few lucky readers a three-month subscription to Baby Einstein Playful Discoveries Book Club! Each prize includes a welcome package featuring Baby Einstein books, a tote bag, discovery cards with a ring and tether, a parent guide, and the Language Nursery audio CD, which introduces your baby to both classical music and seven foreign languages. After three free months, you'll have no obligation to pay or continue your membership.
Baby Einstein books aim to make learning a fun and interactive experience for babies and toddlers, while instilling a love of reading at an early age.
Enter below by December 12 to win!
Early Moments is a new company, with a new approach to early literacy and children's book clubs. But it's also an old friend, which has been publishing children's books and operating book clubs for more than 45 years. It supports programs by brands such as Dr. SeussTM, Disney, and Baby Einstein®. Early Moments strives to find fun, creative, and educational ways to make reading a central component of a child's life. The company is committed to being an early literacy resource and encourages parents to read with their child every day, make sure he/she has relevant and engaging books, and set an example as a reader, in order to help promote lifelong reading in their child. For more information, visit www.earlymoments.com.
WIN Costume Express Package|
Contest Ended: 10/22/2012
Enter to win a prize package from CostumeExpress.com featuring a variety of Halloween goodies, including decor pieces and dress-up items. The package includes a spooky Halloween centerpiece, Spider-Man gloves, a Captain America shield, a spiderweb tiara, creepy skeleton hands, and more, all to help you top off your costume and throw a fun Halloween bash.
Win Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey DVD!|
Contest Ended: 3/2/2010
Win a copy of the new DVD Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey, set to be released March 2!
The world’s most beloved and inquisitive monkey is back in Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey, the fun-filled sequel to the hit animated movie. Join Curious George and The Man with the Yellow Hat as they set out on a madcap cross-country adventure to reunite Kayla, a homesick elephant, with her family. Along the way, this unlikely trio faces all types of comic calamities and colorful characters. But in the end, they learn that with family, friends, and determination, you can achieve anything. Featuring the voices of Tim Curry, Matt Lauer, Jamie Kennedy and Jerry Lewis. Rated G.
Enter below before March 2!
WIN Halloween Books for Teens|
Contest Ended: 10/29/2012
Enter to win a Halloween-themed bundle of 8 books for teens. These mysteries and suspense-filled tales for ages 13 and older will keep your child hooked on reading long after Halloween.
Win Halloween Books for Tweens|
Contest Ended: 10/29/2012
Enter to win a bundle of Halloween-themed books for kids ages 8-12. These adventurous tales are full of magic, mystery, monsters, and more, perfect for Halloween season and beyond.
Win Halloween Entertainment Bundle|
Contest Ended: 9/24/2012
Win Halloween-themed DVDs from NYMetroParents, including Spongebob Squarepants Ghouls Fools and The Power Rangers Monster Bash. Plus win a Kidz Bop "Halloween Hits" CD of tracks sung by kids for kids.
Win Halloween Party Book, Wikki Stix, and Fun Bites!|
Contest Ended: 10/29/2012
Enter to win a copy of "Halloween: Tricks & Treats & Other Nifty Stuff" by Fiona Hammond, a Halloween party guide that includes game ideas, food ideas, and decorations that are both fun and spooky. You'll also receive some party supplies, including a Wikki Stix Halloween Fun Kit and a Fun Bites food shaper.
WIN Martha & Friends Holiday Collection DVD|
Contest Ended: 10/9/2012
Win the new DVD "Martha & Friends: Holiday Collection," which hits stores Oct. 2. This all-new collection includes three specials for Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas adventures and DIY craft activities the whole family can enjoy.
Win Nielsen-Massey Vanillas "A Century of Flavor" Cookbook|
Contest Ended: 12/21/2009
Enter to win Nielsen-Massey Vanillas' new cookbook, "A Century of Flavor"
The delightful aromas that waft from the kitchen during this holiday season will undoubtedly be associated with fond food memories. The holidays are a perfect time to create flavorful memories with your family and loved ones. Nielsen-Massey Vanillas "A Century of Flavor" cookbook provides moms with a variety of holiday recipes, including Vanilla Carmel Corn Crunch, which can be made with your young chef, and Creamy Vanilla Sweet Potatoes, a perfect side to your family’s main course.
This vanilla-inspired cookbook, published by family-owned Nielsen-Massey Vanillas, celebrates the exciting nuances of one of America’s most-loved and versatile ingredients – pure vanilla. It is filled with 50 of the most tantalizing recipes, highlighting the intricate, yet delicate flavors of pure vanilla, and is written for the novice cook as well as the seasoned chef.
Nielsen-Massey Vanillas is a 100-year-old manufacturer of the finest extracts in the world. For more information, visit www.nielsenmassey.com.
So crank up the holiday tunes and get cooking with your loved ones! Enter before December 21 to win.
Win One of Three Thames & Kosmos Science Kits|
Contest Ended: 10/31/2014
Enter to win one of three Thames & Kosmos science kits that are perfect for Halloween! Each kit has its own theme: Your little scientist can concoct her own candy, sew her own monster, or create her own slime!
Contest Ended: 5/4/2012
Win the Hummingbird Bakery Cupcake Kit!|
Contest Ended: 5/31/2010
Win the Hummingbird Bakery Cupcake Kit!
The little baker in your family will love this Hummingbird Bakery kit with its yummy collection of recipes for delectable cupcakes and muffins. The kit contains a book with 28 easy-to-follow recipes from Tarek Malouf and his hummingbird bakers, along with 100 colored paper cupcake cases decorated with pink hummingbirds for stylish baking. Malouf's bakery is famous for its cupcakes, of which they sell more than 20,000 every week.
Enter before May 31 to win!
Win the New Project Runway Game for Wii!|
Contest Ended: 3/19/2010
Win the new game for Wii that lets you be a participant on Project Runway! In the video game, which hits stores March 2, players can design their own fashion lines, choose their models, walk the catwalk, and participate in a photo shoot.
Similar to the show, players will be presented with a range of theme challenges as they create designs and adorn models with hair, make-up, and accessories. Players can then become the model and strut their creations down the runway using the Wii Balance Board™ accessory. Capturing the true essence of Project Runway, the game will feature Tim Gunn, Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, and Michael Kors, as well as the top eight contestants from season six, including reigning Project Runway winner Irina Shabayeva.
Enter before March 19 to win!
Win the New Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! DVD|
Contest Ended: 11/1/2009
Win a copy of Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!'s second movie, "Wubb Idol," out on DVD Oct. 13. Five lucky winners can follow the loveable Wubbzy on his newest full-length adventure featuring Beyonce Knowles in her first-ever voiceover appearance. Beyonce is the voice of Shine, lead singer of the Wubb Girlz - the most awesome girl band in the land! Watch Wubbzy compete in the Wuzzleburg Idol contest for a chance to perform with the Wubb Girlz in Wuzzlewood.
Win Tickets to "The Spy Next Door" Advanced Screening in NYC!|
Contest Ended: 1/4/2010
Win a Family Four-Pack of Tickets to an Advanced Screening of "The Spy Next Door" in NYC!
The family action comedy "The Spy Next Door" stars Jackie Chan as Bob Ho, an undercover CIA superspy who decides to give up his career in espionage to settle down with his next-door neighbor and girlfriend, Gillian (Amber Valletta). But Bob has one more mission to complete before Gillian agrees to marry him: winning over her three opinionated kids. When Gillian suddenly has to leave town, Bob volunteers to babysit the children so he can earn their approval. But when one of the kids mistakenly downloads a top-secret formula from his computer, Bobs archenemy, a Russian terrorist, moves in for the attack, forcing Bob to juggle the roles of spy and prospective stepfather in the most challenging mission of his career!
Win Tickets to A Christmas Carol|
Contest Ended: 12/1/2009
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Win Tickets to BODIES...THE EXHIBITION|
Contest Ended: 12/31/2008
Win a pair of tickets to BODIES. . . THE EXHIBITION!
20 human specimens, 200 organs and over 2000 fascinating facts about the body. Through the respectful display of whole body specimens and individual organs, BODIES. . . THE EXHIBITION provides a phenomenal view of the phenomenon we call the human body. Don¹t miss this fascinating exhibition that promises to change the way you view yourself forever.
10 winners will receive a pair of tickets to BODIES . . . THE EXHIBITION plus a BODIES catalogue
Win Tickets to Curious George Live!|
Contest Ended: 5/23/2010
Win 4 tickets to see Curious George Live!
See George as he swings onto the stage at Nassau Coliseum from Friday, June 4 through Sunday, June 6
With every swing and flip, George takes the audience through a fun-filled, entertaining story filled with music, dance, and follow-that-monkey fun. Parents and grandparents who grew up with Curious George will enjoy the show just as much as the kids.
Enter below by May 22!
Win Tickets to Key Wilde and Mr. Clarke at Symphony Space|
Contest Ended: 2/5/2010
Win a family four-pack of tickets to see “Rise and Shine” with Key Wilde and Mr. Clarke at Symphony Space in NYC on Saturday, February 13 at 11am.
Key Wilde and Mr. Clarke create a zany musical world where pigs grow as big as tractor trailers, little dogs think they are bullfrogs, and people can go to the moon in a red balloon. With this offbeat and accomplished singer-songwriter duo, fresh musical treats are in store for all ages.
With original, interactive songs ranging in style from bluegrass to '80s punk rock, Key Wilde and Mr Clarke will get everyone up and dancing. Adding to the musical fun will be a multimedia slide show featuring Key Wilde’s whimsical illustrations.
For more information, visit www.symphonyspace.org/event/5919-key-wilde-and-mr-clarke.
Enter below before February 5!
Win Tickets to Kimmy Scwimmy in Concert!|
Contest Ended: 2/9/2011
Enter to win a free four-pack of tickets to Kimmy Schwimmy in concert, February 13 at The Kaplen JCC on The Palisades. Kimmy Schwimmy's educational and entertaining musical style exposes a broad age spectrum to rock, R&B, New Orleans style funk, Latin, African, and Jazz rhythms. Aside from her catchy and upbeat music, Kimmy's talents also focus on language and literacy, gross motor development and learning skills.
Win Tickets to See "Motherhood Out Loud" in NYC!|
Contest Ended: 10/2/2011
Win four tickets to the October 15 performance of "Motherhood Out Loud" in NYC, a joyous, moving, and hilarious play about motherhood presented by Primary Stages that begins its New York run September 20 at 59E59 Theaters. Enter by October 1.
Win Tickets to See the Laurie Berkner Band|
Contest Ended: 11/29/2013
Enter now for your chance to win tickets to see beloved children's musicians the Laurie Berkner Band live at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts and the Concert Hall at New York Society for Ethical Culture.
Win Tickets to Sesame Place and Hotel Stay|
Contest Ended: 10/1/2012
Win tickets to Sesame Place and get a free night at Courtyard by Marriott Langhorne in Pennsylvania to use anytime throughout October. Sesame Place is transformed for The Count's Halloween Spooktacular where kids dress up and trick or treat with Big Bird, Elmo, and the rest of the Sesame Street friends.
Win Tickets to Sesame Street Live "1-2-3 Imagine! with Elmo & Friends|
Contest Ended: 9/7/2009
Sesame Street Live "1-2-3 Imagine! with Elmo & Friends" is coming to Long Island! Imagine singing and dancing with Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird and all your favorite Sesame Street Live friends! It's as easy as counting "1-2-3 Imagine!" This high-energy musical will transport audiences to far away places as Ernie captains the high seas, Elmo dances to the rhythm of the African rainforest and Bert meets an octopus who has the blues. It's a story of adventure and fun that teaches children they can be anyone, do anything and go anywhere with the power of imagination.
Win Tickets to the Long Island All Kids Fair!|
Contest Ended: 4/13/2012
Win a family 4-pack of tickets to the All Kids Fair on Long Island on Sunday, April 22, at the Melville Marriot! The fair will feature more than 80 exhibitors and dozens of speakers and classes for Long Island kids, parents, and families. Tickets are valued at $20, and 20 winners will be selected, each of which will receive 4 tickets to the fair.
You can also enter to win tickets to the Long Island Ducks' Opening Day game at Bethpage Ballpark on Friday, May 4. The Long Island Ducks are a minor league baseball team, and they'll face off against the Camden Riversharks. One lucky winner will receive 8 field box seats and a Buddy Harrelson autographed baseball! Long Island Ducks games are family-friendly events: Kids age 14 and younger can join the Kids Club for discounts, special events, and the opportunity to win an autographed baseball at every Ducks home game. For more information on minor league baseball teams in the New York City area, their playing schedules this season, and their family-friendly offerings (including ticket discounts!), check out our guide: http://nymetroparents.com/article/Where-to-GuideMinor-League-Baseball-in-New-YorkNew-JerseyConnecticutand-Pennsylvania
Enter before midnight on April 12. Winners will be notified by April 16 by email or phone. For more information on the Long Island All Kids Fair, visit AllKidsFair.com. For more information on the Long Island Ducks baseball team, visit liducks.com.
Please note that the winners of both the All Kids Fair tickets and Long Island Ducks tickets will be selected by a random drawing after entries have closed on April 12.
Win Tickets to the Long Island Sports and Fitness Expo!|
Contest Ended: 10/1/2009
The ultimate event for all sports & fitness enthusiasts, high school and youth athletes, coaches, athletic directors and parents!!
A fun weekend with lots of sports competitions, hands-on demonstrations and interactive challenges. Test your strength and fitness at the Ultimate Fitness Challenge sponsored by CATZ – will crown the Long Island Champion!
Win Tickets to the NY Cosmos Game on Halloween!|
Contest Ended: 10/27/2015
The NY Cosmos soccer team plays the Tampa Bay Rowdies on Oct. 31 at home, the James M. Shuart Stadium in Hempstead. We're giving away 12 4-packs so you and your family can attend!
WIN VIP Passes to the Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze!|
Contest Ended: 10/22/2012
Enter this giveaway to win 4 VIP passes to the Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze in Croton-on-Hudson, NY. These tickets are valid on any day the Blaze is open, from Oct. 6 through Nov. 11, 2012, even if it's sold out! The Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze is the NYC area's signature Halloween event. It features more than 5,000 hand-carved, illuminated pumpkins in intricate displays through the grounds of Van Cortlandt Manor in Westchester County.
Win Wet Ones!|
Contest Ended: 11/30/2009
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