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Peachtree Road Race T-Shirt Design Contest Deadline is March 1st

Peachtree Road Race T-Shirt Design Contest Deadline is March 1st

Atlanta, GA--  Artists that have ideas for the t-shirts to this year's Peachtree Road Race, only have a few more days to submit their designs.  March 1st is the official deadline for all entries into the 2011 AJC Peachtree Road Race T-shirt Design Contest.

A panel of judges will narrow the field down to 5 finalists, which will have their designs revealed to the public on March 15th. (the same day that the online registration opens up for the race)  At that point, the public will have until April 30 to vote for their favorite T-shirt design and pick the lucky winner.

The winner is revealed on the 2011 Race Day and receives $1000, while the other 4 finalists receive $100.

Details regarding the 2011 AJC Peachtree Road Race T-shirt Design Contest can be found at peachtreeroadrace.org/event-information/t-shirt-contest.

100 Black Men of Atlanta announced new match-up for Football Classic: Florida A&M vs Southern Univ.

100 Black Men of Atlanta announced new match-up for Football Classic: Florida A&M vs Southern Univ.

myATLevents – 100 Black Men of Atlanta announced today the new match-up and sponsorship extension for the 2011 Bank of America Atlanta Football Classic, which will return to Atlanta for the 23rd year Sept. 24, 2011. For the first time in Classic history, the Florida A&M University Rattlers will take on the Southern University Jaguars, in a gridiron battle ripe with pageantry and pride.

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Win a Trip for Two to Atlanta Braves Spring Training in Orlando

Win a Trip for Two to Atlanta Braves Spring Training in Orlando

Atlanta – With the football season officially over and sports fans’ thoughts turning to baseball, Gas South, the official natural gas provider of the Atlanta Braves, is offering a trip for two to visit the Braves during spring training in Orlando, through a giveaway on the Gas South website.

The winner and a companion will receive airfare and hotel accommodations in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, from March 18 to 20, 2011. The package also includes a pair of tickets to each of two Braves spring training baseball games, and two tickets to an exclusive dinner and season preview with Atlanta Braves personnel.

To enter the contest, click here and select “Win a Trip to Spring Training.” Deadline to enter is February 21, 2011.

Mastermind Super Bowl XLV Social Impact™ Study Spotlights Most Effective Use of Social Media

Mastermind Super Bowl XLV Social Impact™ Study Spotlights Most Effective Use of Social Media

A new Social Impact™ study from Mastermind, a leading social, mobile and digital agency, is examining the sentiment and volume for all brands marketing and advertising around Super Bowl XLV (Feb. 6, 2011 on Fox).  Following the Super Bowl, the report will analyze which brands got the most boost, and which turned a short-term social media spike into a longer lasting conversation.

“Leading up to the game, Visa, Doritos and Bud Lite are generating the strongest online conversations,” says Joe Schab, president of Mastermind.  “But is advertising during the Super Bowl a good investment?

Atlanta Hawks sponsor "Why Bully Free is the Way to Be" Essay Contest

Atlanta Hawks sponsor "Why Bully Free is the Way to Be" Essay Contest

Atlanta, GA--  This is the last week to submit your essay for a chance to win!

The Atlanta Hawks have announced that entries are now being accepted for the “Why Bully Free Is The Way To Be” Essay Contest.  The contest is part of the Hawks’ Read to Achieve program sponsored by Philips.

One Grand Prize Winner will be picked up by a limousine for a ride to school with Al Horford, and have the Hawks center visit his or her classroom.  The winner will also receive four tickets to the Hawks’ Read to Achieve Night game against the New York Knicks on March 6 (6 p.m.

Home from Work and School? Visit the Braves Museum for Free

Home from Work and School? Visit the Braves Museum for Free

Atlanta, GA--  In celebration of MLK Day, Turner Field is opening its doors for free and getting the city in the mood for the opening of Baseball season in a few months.

Today, January 17th from 10am -2pm, all are welcome to head down to Turner Field to check out the Braves Museum and Hall of Fame.  This is a great experience for the young and old Braves fans to see the history of the Atlanta Braves, which of course includes Hank Aaron and the lovable Bobby Cox.

 

The event is totally free and viditors can also get a free guided tour of the stadium, which is one of the newest in the league.

Braves training camp begins in the next week, and the Braves season opens on March 31st.

POINT 3 Basketball Skills Challenge, January 15th

POINT 3 Basketball Skills Challenge, January 15th

POINT 3 Basketball, a new performance apparel company based in Atlanta is holding its inaugural Skills Challenge with all proceeds benefiting Atlanta Youth Basketball. The challenge will be held in front of the famed store front, Walter's Clothing who will be the first retail carrier of the POINT 3 line from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m.

This event will benefit the Atlanta Select AAU team and Team Forest of James Forrest, the legendary Georiga Tech Yellow Jacket. Admission to the Skills Clinic is $1 and all participants will be given a POINT 3 balance bracelet. During the skills challenge, participants will compete to see who can dribble, pass and shoot. The fastest contestant will win a $100 gift card to Walters and a $250 Point 3 Apparel.

Walters is located at 66 Decatur Street Southeast in Atlanta.