I just wanted to post my good news on the DL board too! I won a trip to DL!

Discussion in 'Disneyland (California)' started by wdwluvr, Jul 6, 2001.

  1. wdwluvr

    wdwluvr Earning My Ears

    Feb 20, 2000
    I posted this on the Community board already but I wanted to share it on the Disneyland board too! I guess I'll be hanging around here a lot more while I'm planning our trip!!!

    I can't believe I won! I qualified on the radio for this trip about 2 weeks ago. I had to call into the radio station and be caller number 10. Then I had to answer a trivia question about DCA park. They asked me what land at the new DCA features the attraction "Jumpin Jellyfish"? The answer, of course, is Paradise Pier! They told me they were going to draw a name on July 6th to give the trip away. So I took a little radio with me to work today and listened and they drew my name! I won airfare for 4 from Salt Lake City ( I live in Idaho) to LA, hotel accomodations for 4 nights and flex passes for 4. My DH and kids are sooo excited. I don't have all the details as far as where we'll be staying but I will find out on Monday when I go to the radio station. I secretly kind of hope it will be for the GC Hotel! I think we are going to go near the end of October when it won't be quite as crowded and hot. We have until November to take the trip. We were so bummed because we were going to go to DL/DCA in November but had decided we couldn't afford it because DH needs a new car really bad (his is about ready to die). But now we get to go after all!!! This is like a dream come true! I can't wait to see Mickey!

    I just had to share my exciting news with all of you! Thanks for letting me!

  2. pattievers

    pattievers <font color=00CC66>Victim of a drive-by tag...<br>

    Apr 4, 2001

    Enjoy your trip!

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  4. roypar

    roypar Earning My Ears

    May 16, 2001
    Congratulations wdwluvr!

    When you say you have until November to take your
    trip, do you mean the beginning of November or end?
    Also, if you go during the end of October you might
    want to check and see if Disneyland (or maybe even
    DCA) will be doing a Holloween thing this year. I know
    Knotts Berry Farm has an awesome Halloween event
    every weekend in October called Knotts Scary Farm.
    It's only 10 to 15 minutes away from Disneyland and
    usually begins after 7PM. This event is ALWAYS sold
    out, so if it's something you and your family would
    want to do I would recommend you get tickets
    over a month in advance. Like I said, it's after 7, and
    I think they also do it on Thursday's. And during the
    off season on the weekdays, Disneyland usually closes
    around 6 or 7 anyways.

    Anyways, I know you'll have lots of fun. Nothing
    beats spending the Holiday seasons here in
    Southern California.
    :cool: :cool: :cool:
  5. phins_jazy

    phins_jazy Christmas at the Fort!!

    Jul 26, 2000
    Yippee!!!!!! Woohoo!!!!!!! Hurray!!!!!!

    :jester: :jester: :jester: :jester: :jester: :jester:

    You're going to have a GREAT time!!!!!! I wish I was lucky enough to win a vacation. Send some of your good karma my way please! :D ;) :D
  6. Tink33

    Tink33 Disneyland Parade High Kicker

    May 3, 2000
    <marquee><font color=orange><font size=4>Congrats wdwlvr</marquee></font>

    Don't you just love Disney Magic? Please make sure to ask all the questions you need answered. We would love to help make your trip even more magical. :cool:
  7. Michelle

    Michelle <font color=darkgreen><i>"It's like Lord of the Fl

    Apr 21, 2000
    Congratulations and good for you! :D Have a great time!
  8. wdwluvr

    wdwluvr Earning My Ears

    Feb 20, 2000
    Thanks you guys!

    Roypar-We are now thinking of going at the end of August(depending on availability) instead of October because 3 of our favorites are going down for rehab in September. I don't want to get there in October and take a chance that those attractions may still be closed. I'll find out this coming week when we will go for sure. We are hoping to go Aug 18-22.
  9. Niagara2

    Niagara2 Guest

    Good for you - enjoy!!!
  10. DisneyaHolic23

    DisneyaHolic23 DIS Veteran

    Aug 25, 2000
    Wow!!! How incredibly great! Be sure to post the details when you find them all out!

    I'm envious! (In a happy-for-you way!)

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