COLUMBUS, OHIO – Donatos Pizza, Pepsi, the Columbus Blue Jackets, Nationwide Arena and QFM96 radio are teaming up to present the fifth annual "Destinationwide" contest in which one lucky fan will win a pair of tickets to nearly every game, concert and special event at Nationwide Arena over the next year. The grand prize winner will be announced at the Blue Jackets FANtastic FANale game on Saturday, April 11 against the Minnesota Wild.
"At Donatos, we're excited to offer customers a chance at such a great prize through our long-standing partnership with the Columbus Blue Jackets and QFM," said Lynn Blashford, field marketing director with Donatos Pizza.
How the contest works:
- Interested individuals can enter the contest by registering online at www.qfm96.com between Monday, March 16 and Sunday, March 29.
- Beginning Monday, March 30, QFM96's morning show, Wags & Elliott, will draw two qualifiers from the registrant pool each weekday morning between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m. for a total of ten qualifiers (qualifiers will also be listed at www.qfm96.com). Each qualifier will win a Blue Jackets pack of merchandise, a $25 Donatos gift card, a Pepsi prize pack, and an invitation to the Blue Jackets FANtastic FANale on Saturday, April 11.
- The ten qualifiers plus one "wild card" entrant selected at the game will be highlighted during an in-game break where Wags & Elliott will facilitate a random drawing for the grand prize winner.
We're proud to partner with a quality hometown brand like Donatos to offer consumers access to events year round at central Ohio's premier entertainment venue," said Cameron Scholvin, vice president of corporate development for the Columbus Blue Jackets.
For official contest rules and grand prize events, visit www.qfm96.com.
About Donatos Pizza
Donatos Pizza, founded in 1963 by Jim Grote, is family-owned and operated, and headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. The creator of Edge-to-Edge® pizza, Donatos Pizza is recognized as the gold standard in pizza, using only the freshest ingredients and highest food and safety standards to create delicious, quality products that are all trans-fat free. Donatos and its franchise partners operate more than 175 stores in six states. For more information on Donatos Pizza, visit www.donatos.com.
About the Columbus Blue Jackets
Tickets for remaining 2008-09 regular season home games are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, FOX Sports Ohio Blue Line at The Mall at Tuttle Crossing, outlets at The Chiller Ice Rinks and all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can purchase tickets by phone at (800) 745-3000 or online at www.BlueJackets.com and www.ticketmaster.com. Season tickets for 2009-10 begin at $18 per game and are on sale now. For information on group tickets, 2009-10 season tickets and mini-plans, call (614) 246-PUCK or 800-NHL-COLS.