Ashland, OR (PRWEB) May 02, 2014
Downpour.com, an audiobook retailer offering more than 33,000 of the best audiobooks, is partnering with the Ashland Chamber’s Visitor & Convention Bureau and several local businesses to host a sweepstakes during the month of May. Downpour.com is the e-commerce website of Blackstone Audio, one of the nation’s largest independent audiobook publishers.
Participants will enter to win a four-day trip to beautiful Ashland, Ore., home of the world-renowned Oregon Shakespeare Festival. The grand prize includes a three-night stay at the historic Ashland Springs Hotel or the charming Iris Inn; complimentary dinners at three of Ashland’s finest restaurants, Amuse, Larks and Loft Brasserie; tickets to two plays at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival; a day of rafting on the Rogue River with Kokopelli River Guides or Rogue Wilderness Adventures; a winery tour with Wine Hopper Tours; a car rental from Butler Automotive; and up to $2,000 toward airfare. The winner will also get a behind-the-scenes tour of Blackstone Audio’s headquarters, including the main studio, to see how their favorite audiobooks are produced.
“We’re excited to offer this wonderful vacation package, which will let the winner and a guest enjoy a fabulous trip filled with fun, dining and theater. The contest will also bring attention to the beautiful Southern Oregon region and the attractions available right here in Blackstone’s backyard,” said Rick Bleiweiss, head of business development at Blackstone Audio.
Ashland is located in Southern Oregon, an area rich in history, culture and natural beauty. Visitors can enjoy many recreational opportunities, such as visiting the iconic Crater Lake National Park or walking through Ashland’s scenic, 93 acre Lithia Park. The area also boasts a lively arts community, with monthly art walks in Ashland and an outdoor summer music festival featuring regional and national artists.
Participants can enter the sweepstakes by visiting Downpour.com/ashland-getaway and filling out an entry form. No purchase is necessary to enter, and no Downpour.com membership is required. Entrants can earn additional entries for every qualifying audiobook review they write on Downpour.com from May 1–31, 2014. More details can be found at Downpour.com/ashland-getaway.