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Enter now to win Ski or Snowboard All Mountain Passes!

*This contest has now ended. Thanks to all who entered.

Enter now to win your choice of Ski or Snowboard All Mountain passes to Ski Liberty, Roundtop or Whitetail. Package includes:

  • lift ticket valid on all lifts
  • ski or snowboard rental
  • a class lesson at your ability level.

This is the ultimate wintertime fun play day!

Visit RoundtopMountainResort.com for operating schedules and more information. 

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Win a fabulous Family Ski Package and start hitting the slopes!

*This contest has now ended. Thanks to all who entered.

Spend the day with the family on the slopes at beautiful Ski Liberty, Roundtop or Whitetail Resort. Package includes:

  • four anytime ski rentals;
  • two 8-hr adult anytime lift tickets; 
  • two 8-hr. *junior anytime lift tickets.

*Junior lift tickets are for children ages 6 - 12 yrs. Children 5 and below are free with purchase of a adult ticket. 

Visit RoundtopMountainResort.com for operating schedules and more information. 

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Win Snow Tubing Passes!

*This contest has now ended. Thanks to all who entered.

Picture it now: you and 3 of your best mates gliding, bouncing and laughing your way down the slope! That's just what you'll be doing if you win this family 4-pack of 2 hour snow tubing passes. Good at Ski Liberty, Roundtop and Whitetail Resort.

Riders under 18 ys. need parent/guardian signature on release.

Visit RoundtopMountainResort.com for operating schedules and more information.

Let The Good Times Roll Into Winter with FirstBIKE! the all season bike. Enter to win one for your family! *This contest is now closed. Congratulations to D. Raith. 

Just in time for winter!! FirstBIKE is an innovative balance bike that encourages children 22 months to 5 years old to enjoy hours of activity in all kinds of weather. FirstBIKE's lightweight, durable and flexible design enables pint-sized riders to cruise for several miles at a time and even run up hills all while developing their balance and gaining self-confidence. Add the skis and you're set for riding in the snow!! Considered one of the safest bikes in its category, FirstBIKE features a weatherproof frame that is so durable it can withstand the weight of an adult standing on it (literally!) without breaking, high-quality Shwalbe tires, safety grips, a steering limiter and rear drum brake.

Prize value: $129.99--$199.99. Visit FirstBike.us for more information.

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mary-poppins-resizedWin tickets to see Mary Poppins at Toby's Dinner Theatre.

*This contest is now closed. Congrats to our winners: Lisa B. of Crofton and Vickie K. of Severna Park.

We have more tickets!! Win tickets to take the family to see Mary Poppins during the holidays. Based on the classic Walt Disney film, Mary Poppins includes a score filled with timeless classics such as A Spoonful of Sugar and the Academy Award-winning Chim-Chim Cher-ee.

The jack-of-all-trades,Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the trouble Banks family. The children have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense, she must teach the family how to value each other again. A delightful show for the whole family.

Prize package includes tickets for four to a Tuesday - Friday performance now through February 1, 2015 and a buffet dinner.  Doors open at 6:pm. Buffet opens at 6:15pm. Show starts at 8:00pm.

This contest ends Dec. 15. Winner notified via email submitted in entry.

Showing through February 1, 2015. Tickets must be used by Feb. 1, 2015.

Location: Toby's Dinner Theatre of Columbia, 5900 Symphony Woods Road, Columbia. Visit TobysDinnerTheatre.com for more information.

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Win tickets to see 'Annie' in Baltimore.

*This contest is now closed. Congrats to our winners: Laurel B. of Arnold, Katie F. of Odenton and Gayle C. of Arnold.

Win tickets to take the family to see 'Annie' The Tony award-winning production  as it takes center stage in Baltimore. Watch as little orphan Annie charms everyone's hearts despite a next-to nothing start in 1930s. Abandoned by her parents years ago at a New York City orphanage run by the cruel, embittered Miss Hannigan, Annie finds a wondrous and magical world in NYC as well as a loving family.

Playing January 20 – February 1, 2015

Location: Hippodrome Theatre, 12 N Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD 21201. Visit them here.


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Enter now to win a Family 4-pack of Wristbands to the Homestead Gardens' Annual Fall Festival on Chesapeake Family Day! This contest is now closed.

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Bring the family and come celebrate autumn at this area's largest Annual Fall Festival at Homestead Gardens every Saturday and Sunday through October 26th. Sunday October 26th is Chesapeake Family Day and we'll be there with a fun photo booth, craft and judging the Pet Costume Contest. You'll find a wide array of attractions & entertainment for kids of all age including:

  • Pumpkin Express Train
  • Hay Rides
  • Corn Maze
  • Gigantic Jumping Pillow
  • Pipe Slide
  • Pumpkin Bowling
  • Pony Rides
  • Plinko
  • Apple Toss and more

Wrist bands are for Sunday, October 26th and include a day of unlimited access to 5 of our most popular attractions (Hay Ride, Corn Maze, Jumping Pillow, Pumpkin Express, & Pipe Slide). *Added bonus: All entrants can download a free coupon for a hotdog or soda here. Enter to win wristbands below.

Contest ends: Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Winner notified via email.

Location: Homestead Gardens, 743 West Central Avenue, Davidsonville. HomesteadGardens.com/Fall-Fest-2014/

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Enter to win tickets to Chessie Jam! A Children's Music Festival! This contest is now closed. Congratulations to our Chessie Jam Children's Music Fest winners: Michele A. of Pasadena, Gina C. of Edgewater, Kathie S. of Stevensville, Melissa R. of Cape. St. Claire and Mary B. of Annapolis.

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Get ready to rock the playground at Chessie Jam! A rock concert focused totally on the kids featuring their favorite musicians: Milkshake, Recess Monkey, Biz Barkie from Yo Gabba Gabba, The Lalabibis and more. Kid's can enjoy interactive activities that include tie-dying, face-painting, a storybook village, moonbounce, circus games and more.

When: Saturday, October 4th

Time: Doors open at 12noon

Showtime: 1pm - 6pm

Location: Pier Six Pavillion, 731 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland at the Inner Harbor.

Five lucky winners will receive a family-four pack of tickets to Chessie Fest.

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Enter to win tickets to see Disney Junior's Choo-Choo Soul at the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore! This contest is now closed. Congratulations to all our winners: Crystal K. of Gambrills, Christina T. of Baltimore, Cathy K. of Brooklyn and Jennifer R. of Ft. Meade!!

Disney Choo Choo Soul resizedFor one day only on Saturday, October 11, 2014 the B&O Railroad Museum will present two performances by Disney Jr.'s Choo Choo Soul. This one hour show will have young railroad lovers, Thomas the Tank Engine fans, and families singing and dancing to the beat at the birthplace of American railroading! Follow the musical adventures of the hip-hop singer, train station manager, Genevieve Goings, and her dancing, beatboxing engineer, DC, as they entertain kids while performing soulful and current renditions of the ABC's and 1-2-3's.

You have your choice of one of two shows on Saturday, October 11th: 11am or 2pm.

To learn more about this educational entertainment show, visit:
 iTunes Store
Choo Choo Soul on Facebook
Choo Choo Soul on Youtube

Location: B&O Railroad Museum, 901 W. Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21223. 410-752-2490. www.borail.org


Enter to win tickets for the family to visit the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore this summer! This contest is now closed. Congrats to all our winners: Joshua G. of Severna Park, Rich H. of Pasadena, Debbie L. of Lothian, Lisa T. of Arnold, Kayla T. of Pasadena, Kristen W. of Shady Side, Kelly R. of Pasadena and Kate F. of Lothian.

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Here's your chance to monkey around and talk to the animals at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. Located in Baltimore on 135-plus acres, the zoo's collection encompasses birds, mammals, amphibians and reptiles, representing nearly 200 species and more than 1,500 wild animals in settings replicating their native habitats. Enjoy the exhibits at the zoo including Polar Bear Watch, African Journey and Maryland Wilderness. Plus, coming soon a new African Penguin exhibit!


Click here for more information on the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore.


Location: Druid Hill Park, 1876 Mansion House Drive, Baltimore.




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Annapolis Irish Festival Tickets! This contest is now closed. Congratulations to all our winners: Corrine E. of Grasonville, Michele A. of Pasadena, Kristen W. of Shady Side, Brian I. of Crofton, Joanna G. of Odenton, Mike M. of Crofton, Kelley M. of Glen Burnie, Bridget C. of Pasadena, Maureen A. of Annapolis, Methap Y. of Arnold, Karen O. of Queenstown, Linda L. of Gambrills and Ruth H. of Millersville.

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Bringing a taste of the Emerald Isle to Annapolis, the 2014 Annapolis Irish Festival is a must-attend event for the whole family! With over 90 vendors, the famous Kid's Little Leprechaun Land, live music, food, drinks and fun all around. Be sure to visit the Chesapeake Family Magazine table inside Leprechaun Land for your chance to win prizes! Kids 12 and under are free. Friday, July 11 and Saturday, July 12 at the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds. Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, 1450 Generals Hwy., Crownsville, MD, 21032.

The Annapolis Irish Festival is committed to giving back to the community that embraces it! The 2014 Annapolis Irish Festival will benefit Hospice of The Chesapeake, The Chesapeake Bay Trust, and The Anne Arundel Medical Center! In just our 4th year we will crush our 5 year goal of giving back $100,000 dollars to local non profits!

Click here for more infomation about the Annapolis Irish Festival.



Enter to win tickets to the Mid Atlantic Brewsic Festival & Fire Truck Show! This contest is now closed. Congrations our winners: Dawn W. of Edgewater, Michele K. of Chester and Bridgett N. of Annapolis.


mid atlantic brewsic fest and fire truck show resizedEnjoy a cold brew while listening to good music while the kids are having fun in Lil Rescue Alley all for a good cause helping local charities. July 26th from 11am - 10pm. This event brings together over 60 brews, including the some of the finest of craft beers in the nation. Live music, craft beers, and kids' activities. $10-$20. Kids 12 and under are free.


You won't want to miss a full day of tribute bands with performances by:
The Mike Mchenry Tribe (Hendrix Tribute), Crowded Streets Band (Dave Matthews Tribute), A Classic Case (Oldies), Idol Kings (Jon Mellencamp & Journey Tribute) and U2Nation (U2 Tribute).


Be sure to bring the entire family out to enjoy free kids activities in the Lil Rescue Alley, complete with facepainters, moonbounce and more! And be sure to take a stroll through the inaugural fire truck show and vote for your favorite fire truck. With dozens of fire trucks, old and new, and from all walks of life. Owner and/or Operators will have the opportunity to show off their prized possessions and compete for cash prizes, fuel cards, and trophies. Proceeds from the Fire Truck show will benefit 77rescue.org.


Click here for more information abut the Mid Atlantic Brewsic Festival & Fire Truck Show.


Location: Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds 1450 Generals Highway, Crownsville MD, 21032.









































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