FREE Tickets to Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents DRAGONS in Columbus, OH + a Giveaway

by Marcy on April 25, 2013 · 33 comments

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UPDATE: This giveaway has ended. Winner is #9, Kathy.

Central Ohio Readers: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents DRAGONS is coming to Columbus May 8-12, 2013 at the Schottenstein Center and you can get FREE Tickets while helping a family in need!

Healthy Worthington Resource & Food Pantry are hoping to fill the pantry shelves with non-perishable food items for local people in need by hosting the DRAGONS Drive for Hunger this Saturday, April 27th, 2013 from 10 a.m. – Noon in conjunction with the Worthington Farmers Market, located in the Shops at Worthington Place, 7227 North High Street in Worthington.

The first 300 individuals who bring 10 cans of food will receive a FREE ticket voucher to the Wednesday, May 8 or Thursday, May 9 performance of Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey presents DRAGONS at the Schottenstein Center. There will be a limit of four ticket vouchers per family; a limit of 300 vouchers will be given.

Items accepted at the food drive include: canned fruits and vegetables; pasta, rice and grains; cereal and oatmeal; soups and sauces; peanut butter, jam and jelly; coffee and tea; beans, tuna and other canned proteins; and pantry staples such as cooking oil, sugar and baking flour.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® presents DRAGONS is produced by Feld Entertainment. Show times are: Wednesday, May 8, 7 p.m.; Thursday, May 9, 7 p.m.; Friday, May 10, 7 p.m.; Saturday, May 11 at 11 a.m. 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.; and Sunday, May 12 at 1 and 5 p.m. The ticket vouchers issued at the DRAGONS Drive for Hunger will be for Wednesday and Thursday’s shows.

Ringling Bros. Presents DRAGONS opens an hour before with the All Access Pre-show available and FREE to all ticket holders. Families can join Pre-show Host Andre McClain and participate in interactive experiences such as learning juggling and balancing skills, get performer autographs, see one of Ringling Bros. majestic Asian elephant’s paint a one-of-a-kind masterpiece and meet the Ringling Bros. Clowns, whose side-splitting spoofs, absurd antics and comical parody are guaranteed to keep audiences roaring with laughter.

Tickets for DRAGONS are on sale now and are available at Schottenstein Center box office, at all Ticketmaster locations, online at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling 1.800.745.3000. Ticket prices are: $12-$80.

WIN IT! I am giving away 1 family 4 pack of tickets to the Columbus, OH Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents DRAGONS show! (Tickets are for the Wednesday or Thursday show)

What am I giving away?

1 winner will receive 4 tickets to  one of the Columbus, Ohio Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents DRAGONS shows (tickets are for the Wednesday or Thursday show – May 8 or 9)

How can you win?

You can enter up to 4 times:

1) Leave a comment letting me know who you would take to the circus if you won. (Note: Scroll to the bottom of this post and click “Post Comment”. You must be on my site – you can’t do this through a reader.)

2) Tweet about this giveaway on Twitter:

@stretchingabuck is giving away a 4 pack of tickets to the circus @TheSchott in Columbus, OH! https://www.stretchingabuckblog.com/?p=63206 #giveaway

3) Fans of the Stretching a Buck Facebook Page receive an extra entry. Just be sure to leave a comment here letting me know that you are a fan!

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Who is eligible?

You must have a valid US address to be eligible AND you must be able to attend one of the Columbus, OH shows

When does this giveaway end?

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 6PM EST

The winner will be chosen via the random number generator at random.org and will be notified via email. Please note that if I do not hear from the winner within 2 days that another winner will be chosen.

Good Luck!

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1 Linda April 25, 2013 at 3:28 PM

I would take my son and my mom & dad

2 Linda April 25, 2013 at 3:29 PM
3 Linda April 25, 2013 at 3:30 PM

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4 Linda April 25, 2013 at 3:31 PM

I subscribe to your emials

5 melissa peterson April 25, 2013 at 3:35 PM

I would take my hubby and girls to the circus!

6 melissa peterson April 25, 2013 at 3:38 PM

I am a facebook fan.

7 melissa peterson April 25, 2013 at 3:40 PM

I subscribe to your emails.

8 Kathy Doyle April 25, 2013 at 3:50 PM

I would love to take my girls. We have been before but unfortunately they were too little to remember.

9 Kathy Doyle April 25, 2013 at 3:50 PM

I am a fan of stretching a buck. It’s such a great site.

10 Kathy Doyle April 25, 2013 at 3:52 PM

I am a current subscriber.

11 Liesel Kautz April 25, 2013 at 6:58 PM

I would take my husband and 2 children.

12 Liesel Kautz April 25, 2013 at 6:58 PM

Already subscribed.

13 Liesel Kautz April 25, 2013 at 6:59 PM

I’m already a fan on FB.

14 Sarah C April 25, 2013 at 8:45 PM

I would take my two girls and husband!

15 Sarah C April 25, 2013 at 8:46 PM

I’m an email subscriber.

16 Ariel H April 26, 2013 at 8:09 AM

I would take my grandparents with me, they enjoy the circus!

17 Ariel H April 26, 2013 at 8:10 AM
18 Ariel H April 26, 2013 at 8:10 AM

I’m a fan on facebook (Ariel Henry)

19 Ariel H April 26, 2013 at 8:12 AM

I subscribed to your feed

20 Sondra S April 26, 2013 at 10:19 AM

I would take my two sons and hubby! They are excited to see the dragons!

21 Sondra S April 26, 2013 at 10:21 AM

i am a fan on facebook! Sondra Smith

22 jess April 26, 2013 at 10:28 AM

I would take Sean, Madison, and Kayla.

23 jess April 26, 2013 at 10:29 AM

I am a fb fan…

24 jess April 26, 2013 at 10:30 AM

I subscribe to your email newsletter also…

25 Kim April 26, 2013 at 12:52 PM

I would take my two older boys and my husband.

26 Kim April 26, 2013 at 12:53 PM

I subscribe via rss feed

27 Cheryl April 28, 2013 at 2:34 PM

I would take my family of 4

28 Cheryl April 28, 2013 at 2:35 PM

I’m a fan on Facebook!!

29 Cheryl April 28, 2013 at 2:39 PM

I’m an RSS subscriber too (google reader)

30 Barry Hughes April 28, 2013 at 3:14 PM

I would like to take my grandson’s. Who are 5 & 6 yrs old. I am subscribed via RSS feed, facebook and twitter.

31 Sherry Lykins April 29, 2013 at 9:45 AM

I would take my daughter and mom!

32 Sherry Lykins April 29, 2013 at 9:47 AM

I like you on facebook!

33 Kim April 30, 2013 at 2:14 PM

I am a facebook fan!

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