Halloween Burgers and Prizes for Costumed Patrons

If you’ll be out in costume and in Los Angeles this Friday, you could win hundreds of dollars in prizes, including gift certificates, movie tickets, DVDs, posters and more from the Burger Kitchen. Rated in the top 5 burgers in Southern California (Daily Candy), Burger Kitchen, the hip new Third street eatery, will open late […]

Tweet for a Cool Lookin’ Guitar

Take a look at this rockin’ cool guitar: Stating today and going on through Monday, Nov. 1, you could win it! The contest is called “Trick or Tweet” and is a promotion for Gibson Guitar. Here’s how to enter: Simply go to Twitter.com, sign up to follow @GibsonGuitar and retweet this message: Follow @GibsonGuitar & […]

More Fun In Store at Hudson Valley Halloween Events

The Historic Hudson Valley is expanding its portfolio of fall and Halloween events this year, plus adding additional nights for the Great Jack O’ Lantern Blaze at Van Cortlandt Manor in Croton, the tri-state area’s biggest ticketed Halloween celebration, which kicks off Saturday, Oct. 2. New this year is Horseman’s Hollow, an interactive haunted attraction […]

BREAKING NEWS: Win 2 Gold Tickets to STAR TREK Convention

I just got this in my email box and wanted to get it out to you pronto: ===== The official Star Trek Magazine has a sensational prize up for grabs for one lucky winner – two gold tickets to the official Star Trek convention on August 5-8, 2010 in Las Vegas Nevada. The soon to […]

Zombie Slayers Get Chance to Win a Vacation to Paris Catacombs and the Egyptian Tombs

Do you play the PlayStation® game Burn Zombie Burn!? Then you’ll want to read this. You see, Kuju Entertainment and developer doublesix are looking for a skilled zombie-slayer who is ready for some international travel in the first of many such competitions. Starting Tuesday, Oct. 6, you can sign up on the Sony Computer Entertainment […]

Star Trek: The Exhibition now in Detroit

After a brief showing in my neck of the woods (Phoenix, AZ), Star Trek: The Exhibition is now showing at the Detroit Science Center and will be there through Sept.7, 2009. Created by Premier Exhibitions, ST:TE “transports visitors into parallel universes of the future and past,” at least according the Premier Exhibitions. The exhibit features […]

Are You a Designer or Sculptor?

Then you might be interested in the annual Hugo Award Base Design Competition. Although the silver rocket stays the same every year — identifying the award as a Hugo — the base upon which the rocket is mounted changes with each Worldcon. If you’re interested, you better hurry with your design. It is due by […]

Only 41 Days Left …

As I reported in the July issue of The Genre Traveler, the “Back to the Future – The Ride” at Universal Studios Hollywood is going to be transformed into a Simpsons thrill ride due to open in Spring 2008. Therefore, this ride will be closing soon. Yesterday, Universal Studios Hollywood announced that “Back to the […]

Movie Icons Scare at Universal Studios

Modern horror icons Freddy Kreuger, Jason, and Leatherface are heading to Halloween Horror Nights 17 at Universal studios this Halloween season. Universal studios is running a contest now through August 15, 2007, where the winner receives a trip for four (4) to either Universal Orlando Resort or Universal Studios Hollywood to attend this year’s Halloween […]