Gift Card Giveaway

December 11, 2013 - by

Win a $50 Visa Gift Card!

6311655041_8dba7768bb_resizeThis contest ended on Dec 20th, 2013. Thank you for your votes – we will announce the winner soon!

Thank you for reading our blog. This December we are running a contest to reward one of our lucky readers! Some of the best things in life are fun and easy. So is our contest. Leave a comment below that lists your favorite thing about New York City in the winter. Your comment will enter you to win a $50 Visa Gift Card.


To Enter: Just answer this question by leaving a blog comment on this post!

  • What is your favorite thing about New York City in the winter time (thing to do, place, person, etc)?
  • Please post your answer by commenting on this blog post.


Who is eligible to win?

  • Anyone over the age of 18 and living in the United States.
  • One vote per person during the contest.


When does the contest end?

  • December 20th at 4 PM Eastern. We’ll email the winner, so be sure to check your email after the 20th. Once we have a response from the winner, we’ll also announce it here by updating this post. Be sure to provide a working email address. We won’t use your contact information for any other purpose.


We’ll pick a winning comment at random and send that person a $50 Visa Gift Card!

77 thoughts on “Gift Card Giveaway

  1. marian boll says:

    Going to the Times Square and watching the skaters and the lights!!!

  2. Rosie says:

    The convivial spirit! At the holidays I don’t mind, and is part of the fun all the extra jostling in the crowds with packages on all our arms and stopping in more than one place for small bites!!

  3. Jessie C. says:

    We like to go skate at the Ice Rink at Rock Center

  4. Victoria Gammage says:

    I love to see all the hustle and bustle of people doing their Christmas shopping with packages under their arms and smiles on their faces.

  5. julie murphy says:

    Times Square is the place to be

  6. Lisa Brown says:

    I like Rockefeller Center in the winter.
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  7. Watching the ball drop in time square – while hopefully snowflakes fall!

  8. Wehaf says:

    The New Year’s Eve celebration is the best!

  9. Kelly D says:

    I always like to go to Greenwich Village with my mom to see the neighborhood where she grew up…and get some pizza and pastries!

  10. Jasmine P says:

    My favorite thing about New York in the wintertime is Rockefeller Center!

  11. Times Square is always magical, but it’s breathtaking in winter!

  12. Darlene Carbajal says:

    I love how it snows!!

  13. I love Times Square in the winter.

  14. heather says:

    I haven’t gotten to go the NYC yet but I want to soooooo badly it is so alive and there is so much to do see and learn about. I would love to win this one sure do need it.

  15. C Jett says:

    A snowy central park.

  16. Tyneisha Fondren says:

    All the beautiful lights decorating for the snowy holiday season!

  17. Sara O. says:

    I love the snow in Central Park!

  18. Heide says:

    Time Square, everything just looks sooo much more beautiful during this time of year.

  19. Catherine Shaw says:

    Winter is the perfect time for indoor activities — that’s why it’s my favorite time to enjoy NYC’s great museums.

  20. Danijela says:

    I like Central Park in winter, especially for Holidays :)

  21. Jeanne says:

    Favorite thing wow so many things to do and see. I guess watching the ball drop on New Years Eve. It is so exciting and wonderful to be there with the one you love!!

  22. Brian says:

    It’s been awhile since I lived in NYC, but I really liked how snow made everything look clean!

  23. Allie says:

    I love the giant Christmas tree! It’s so beautiful, especially when snow covered!

  24. ms. says:

    Gathering around the large Christmas tree.

  25. jeff summers says:

    When I was there I was changing trains. I saw NYC as a brief vignette, and it would have been nice to have had the time to explore.

  26. Sam C says:

    Watching my children’s faces light up seeing all the Christmas displays.

  27. Daniel G. says:

    Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

  28. Amy Honious says:

    I have never been to New York, but I imagine that the best thing to do there during the holiday season would be to look at all of the store window displays! Thanks for such a nice giveaway and happy holidays :)

  29. Julie Lawson says:

    My favorite thing is Rockefeller Center! Ice skating and the tree.

  30. rita leonard says:

    so much to see and do, but times square at night is my favorite of all

  31. cherrie says:

    The snow, the lights and the big city.

  32. philip says:

    Times square and all the snow.

  33. Allie says:

    I’ve never been to nyc

  34. Brooke says:

    I love all the lights reflecting off the snow. It’s so gorgeous!

  35. Candice says:

    Skating at the Rockefeller Ice Rink!

  36. Ice skating with someone I love on the Rockefeller Ice Rink, then warming up with a cup of hot cocoa and a kiss.

  37. BlackAsphodel says:

    I’ve never been to NYC, but I think I’d like whatever part of the city is the most festive with lights hanging from trees.

  38. Lindsay Giedosh says:

    I love seeing all the decorations in the store windows and of course seeing the beautiful tree!

  39. rebeka deleon says:

    i have never been to NYC but I have always wanted to go in the winter since watching home alone. I think seeing all the lights and snow in the city would be beautiful. i would love to visit the huge toy stores and shops they have.

  40. Kim Henrichs says:

    I love the way Cartier decorates its building!!

  41. Julie says:

    I have never been to NYC so it’s hard to say. I guess I would love to watch the ball drop on New Year’s Day.

  42. Lynda Thomas says:

    I would love to see NYC in the winter, I’ve always imagined ice skating there! Thanks for the chance to win! ~Lynda ilikevindiesel(at)

  43. al says:

    The Broadway Shows.

  44. Angela Ke says:

    I have never been to New York City in the winter. I’m sure it is beautiful with lots to offer.

  45. Jen Haile says:

    The beautiful light displays all over the city!

  46. Debbie Jackson says:

    My favorite thing is time square on New Year’s Eve

  47. Wendy T says:

    My favorite thing is simply the energy in the air…it’s contagious!

  48. Leann Lindeman says:

    I haven’t been in the winter, but i am certain that being at Times Square on New Years Eve would be the greatest!

  49. Kristin says:

    I LOVE the Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular!

  50. Mendy Dinsmore says:

    I would love to see Times Square.

  51. Katie Bellamy says:

    I’ve never been. But looks beautiful in all the pictures I’ve seen.

  52. Thomas Murphy says:

    I love Rockefeller Center

  53. April Martin says:

    I have never been to New York City but I think I would like to see Times Square!! :)

  54. Kathy B says:

    Rockefeller Center, no doubt about it!

  55. livivua says:

    never visited but i like to watch the lighting of the christmas tree

  56. John Leahy says:

    I enjoy hot chocolates at Dunkin in the winter in NYC, and walking around during the holidays to check out the lights and displays.

  57. Dawn K. says:

    I love going to the Christmas Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall. I first saw the Rockettes over 30 years ago, and still love them!

  58. Helga says:

    Central Park is beautiful in the snow.

  59. Sarah Cool says:

    Times square in winter is fun

  60. Amanda Sakovitz says:

    I love Rockefeller Center

  61. judy gardner says:

    i have never been to new york but i love to see the lighting of the Christmas tree at rockafeller center (or whatever it is called now – lol) on t.v.

  62. Alicia K says:

    i love seeing the big Tree in wintertime and going to see the Rockettes in NYC

  63. Annette says:

    I love all the decorations.

  64. Crystal Rose says:

    I love ice skating in the city.

  65. Mami2jcn says:

    I grew up in New Jersey and I used to love going to Southstreet Seaport at Christmastime, shopping, and having hot chocolate.

  66. Bruce says:

    Rockefeller Center Christmas tree

  67. liz l says:

    Ive been once and had coffee in some cafe down manhattan

  68. Debbie Jackson says:

    My favorite is times square on New Years Eve

  69. Edward Mc Mahon says:

    perfect time to visit a museum or take in a show.

  70. Patricia Wojnar Crowley says:

    I haven’t been there in the Winter yet, but I’d love to see the decorations at Rockefeller Center!

  71. Laura P. says:

    Rockefeller Center is always beautiful and I like walking through Central Park with a hot chocolate when it is all white and glittery with snow.

  72. steven weber says:

    go ice skating and see the big tree!

  73. Chris Martinez says:

    I’d have to say seeing Central Park covered in a blanket of snow…of course I do love the light displays too!

  74. Michele T says:

    Everyone dressed up in colorful hats and scarfs.

  75. Jackee says:

    The decorations at Rockefeller Center!

  76. Sydney says:

    I want to win this!!!!!!

  77. laurie says:

    ilike going to times square and just watching the lights and the people

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