ATLANTA, Feb. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cricket Wireless, the exclusive wireless sponsor of the Atlanta Hawks, today launched a new 2016 Fly Away Sweepstakes, in which two First Prize winners will win tickets to the Hawks home game on April 9, 2016, where they will compete in an on-court competition. The winner of the on-court competition will win the ultimate Grand Prize of an all-expense paid trip to Cleveland to see the Hawks take on their eastern conference rival on April 11, 2016.
"This sweepstakes, the third we've held with the Hawks, is one of many avenues we take to say thank you to the fans and hopefully gives them Something to Smile About," said Janna Ducich, vice president and chief marketing officer at Cricket Wireless.
The two First Prize winners will also each receive a ZTE Grand X 3 smartphone with twelve months of Cricket Wireless Pro plan service. In addition to the Grand Prize, and 2 First Prizes, five Second Prize winners will win a pair of tickets to an upcoming Hawks home game, and three Third Prize winners will receive autographed Atlanta Hawks memorabilia.
Hawks fans can visit any of the participating Cricket retail stores in the metro-Atlanta area for a chance to enter the sweepstakes, which begins Feb. 26, 2016 and runs through March 23, 2016.
About the new Cricket Wireless
Cricket is bringing consumers more value with a simple, friendly, and reliable nationwide wireless experience with no annual contract. The power of Cricket is our nationwide 4G LTE network that covers more than 310 million people; easy and affordable plans with prices that include taxes and fees – no surprises; and a great selection of phones customers love. Cricket, Something to Smile About.
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About the Atlanta Hawks
With a bold identity and strong new ownership, the Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club and Philips Arena remain committed to making Atlantans proud on the court and off. The 2014-15 Southeast Division Champions, the Hawks have made the postseason in eight consecutive seasons and reached the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time in franchise history in 2015. Off the court, the organization has built a culture of inclusion, diversity and innovation, all with a touch of Southern Hospitality. It continues into the community where the organization builds bridges through basketball, whether by constructing and refurbishing courts in Atlanta neighborhoods, providing scholarships to our basketball camps, or surprising and delighting our fans with unique Atlanta Hawks experiences. Atlanta Hawks Membership, which includes your seat for every home game for the 2015-16 regular season, is on sale now at www.hawks.com/membership or by calling 866-715-1500! For more information on the Hawks, log on to www.hawks.com today or follow us on twitter @ATLHawks.
NO PURCHASE OR SUBMISSION TO SALES PRESENTATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Sweepstakes open from the beginning of participating Cricket Wireless retail location business hours on 2/26/16 to the close of participating Cricket Wireless retail location business hours on 3/23/16. Open to legal residents of the State of Georgia who are 18 years of age or older and reside within seventy five (75) miles of Phillips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia at time of entry. Void outside of the area specified above and where prohibited. Subject to full Official Rules available at www.Cricketwirelessrules.com/HawksRD3.pdf. Sponsored by Cricket Wireless LLC, 575 Morosgo Drive West Tower, 14th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30324. Administrator: Promotions Group West, Inc., 1038 Princeton Drive, Suite B, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292.
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