MILWAUKEE, Aug. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Calypso, producer of flavored Lemonades, Limeades and Teamonades®, and Terrible Herbst Oil Company are partnering to attempt to set the Guinness World Record for Largest Glass of Lemonade in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Thursday, August 20th – National Lemonade Day. Calypso will make its famous Original Lemonade recipe and fill a giant lemonade glass, which is outfitted with a pouring tap. Free Calypso Original Lemonade will be served to event attendees after the World Record is achieved. The event will be held at one of Terrible Herbst's Las Vegas locations as part of their summer-long Big Stuff Giveaway 2 Promotion.
The National Lemonade Day World Record Event is part of Calypso Lemonade Month (#CalypsoLemonadeMonth). During the month of August, Calypso is featuring a different Calypso lemonade flavor every day on social media and is holding daily giveaways with trivia, games and other contests. The month-long celebration culminates on National Lemonade Day - August 20th - when the brand will give away a Year Supply of Calypso Lemonades to one lucky person. Fans of Calypso Lemonade can enter the Year Supply Sweepstakes HERE.
"National Lemonade Day is a fun celebration of lemonade in America, so what better way to celebrate than creating the largest glass of lemonade the world has ever seen," said Calypso President, Jeff Outlaw. "With so many unique lemonade flavors in our product line, we enjoy devoting an entire month to lemonade with Calypso Lemonade Month, including our Featured Flavor Giveaways each day and our Year Supply of Calypso Lemonades Sweepstakes. It's a fun way to interact with our customers and celebrate our shared love of lemonade."
Event attendees can participate in Calypso's World Record Attempt, or just come and watch. Attendees will be able to keep cool with free Calypso Lemonades and enjoy food, games and other refreshments as part of Terrible Herbst's Big Stuff Giveaway event. Calypso will be giving out commemorative T-shirts and cups to mark the historical event.
"We are extremely excited to be partnered with Calypso to break the World Record for the Largest Glass of Lemonade," said Mark Walters, Director of Sales for Terrible Herbst. "We think giving away Calypso Lemonade from the biggest glass of lemonade ever made is a natural fit with the Big Stuff Giveaway – not to mention the perfect way to celebrate National Lemonade Day."
As part of Terrible Herbst's Big Stuff Giveaway 2 Promotion, the company is giving away $300k in cash and prizes, including a $25k cash grand prize. Individuals can participate in the Big Stuff Giveaway by getting a Mr. Terrible's scratch card with any car wash, lube, smog service, five gallon gas purchase, purchasing participating items in-store or win instantly and qualify for bigger prizes online.
Thursday, August 20th
Terrible Herbst - Las Vegas, Nevada
6030 Centennial Center Blvd (Centennial and Azure) Map
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