Update: The winners are ... everyone who entered before 5 p.m. last night. Winners can contact firstname.lastname@example.org for info on how to receive tickets.
Original post: The Madera Fair kicks off tonight (Thursday, September 8) with a full slate (and four days) of small-town fun.
That includes its annual concert series.
You can read more about it here, but the lineup is: .38 Special (Sept. 8), Montgomery Gentry (Sept. 9), Bret Michaels (Sept. 10) and Calibre 50 (Sept. 11). We’ve got a pair of tickets to each night’s concert, plus a few extra fair passes to give away to our readers. To enter to win, simply comment on this story. Tell us why you’d like to win (and/or which band you’d like to see). There will be several rounds of winners, but the final deadline for entry is 5 p.m. Thursday, September 8. One comment/entry per person, please. Winners will be chosen at random and notified via email or Facebook message (so be sure to be on the lookout). Winners must be able to pick up the tickets at The Fresno Bee office at 1626 E. St. in Fresno.
Recipients will be notified by e-mail or Facebook message at the end of each giveaway period. No substitutions or transfer of winners/prizes. Prizes are not redeemable for cash. Some prizes may have due dates for redemption/use. Employees and immediate family of The Fresno Bee and any/all of the participating giveaway sponsors, are not eligible to win. By accepting a giveaway, recipient consents to allow the use of his/her name and/or photograph for advertising or similar promotions without further compensation. Winner releases all sponsors of liability regarding use and enjoyment of the prizes. Tax liabilities and insurance, if any, are sole responsibility of the winner. No purchase necessary to win.