Gas South Facebook contest offers a chance to do it at Sept. 26 game.
Thursday, July 28, 2011
Want a chance to stand on the pitcher's mound at Turner Field? A Gas South contest is offering those who enter a chance at throwing the first pitch at the Atlanta Braves' Sept. 26 game against the Philadelphia Phillies. To enter, you must go to Gas South's Facebook page at www.facebook.com/gassouth and fill out the online entry form. The winner will receive the opportunity at the first pitch as well as four tickets to the game. The deadline to enter is Sept. 12. “Being able to stand on the pitcher’s mound at Turner Field and throw out the first pitch is a once in a lifetime experience,” said Kevin Greiner, president and CEO of Gas South, the official natural gas provider of the Atlanta Braves, in a press release. “All of us at Gas South …
The Berkmar Marching Band reaches third round of WSB-TV's online contest.
The Berkmar High School marching band wants to play at Turner Field and you can help. The 55-member Marching Patriot Corps has made it to Round 3 of WSB-TV's "Who Has The Best High School Band In Georgia?" online contest. By clicking and watching a video of the band's Motown-themed program — click here to view the video and vote — you will cast a vote for Berkmar. Deadline for Round 3 voting is noon Dec. 3. The video is 10 minutes long, but you don't have to watch it all for your vote to be counted. You can hit refresh to cast additional votes. Rounds 3 and 4 of the contest counts how many different voters participate, not only the number of views. Via email, Berkmar Band Boosters president Chris Reynolds asks, "Here is something you …