2011 Social Media Contests and Promotions

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2011 Social Media Contests

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11/23/11 This Contest has ended. MLSsoccer.com Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger Hunt
 

MLSsoccer.com hosted an online Scavenger Hunt, where fans answered questions about the Playoffs and MLS Cup on Facebook.  All answers could be found on MLSsoccer.com. 

Each person who correctly answered all the questions was entered into a random drawing for a chance to win an autographed ball by either the LA Galaxy or the Houston Dynamo.  

Click here to see who won and read the questions/answers.

11/20/11 This Contest has ended.

#MLSCup Twitter Trivia Challenge

During MLS Cup, MLSsoccer.com tested fans' TV tune-in skills.  By following @MLS and answering MLS Cup trivia questions correctly during the broadcast, four lucky fans won MLS Cup gear.  

Click here to see who won.

11/20/11

This Contest has ended.

Twitter Photo Scavenger Hunt  at MLS Soccer Celebration

Get out those cameras! @MLS has organized a Photo Scavenger Hunt on Twitter during the #MLSCup Soccer Celebration at the Home Depot Center on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011.  Soccer Celebration is located in Parking Lot 13 at Home Depot Center.

Click here to see who won.

11/20/11

This Special has ended.

Foursquare Check-In Special at       MLS Cup

The first 100 people to check-in to MLS Cup at the Home Depot Center on foursquare and unlock the Special between 4PM and 6PM on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011, get a free t-shirt.

Click here to learn more.

11/16/11

This Contest has ended.

MLS Cup Prediction Challenge

Before MLS Cup, MLSsoccer.com hosted an MLS Cup Prediction Challenge, where fans were asked to answer ten questions about the upcoming game on Facebook. Those who correctly answered all the questions would then be entered into a random drawing for a chance to win an autographed jersey by either the LA Galaxy or the Houston Dynamo

Click here to see who won.

10/21/11 This Contest has ended.

MLS Halloween Pumpkin Carving Contest

Are you feeling creative? Halloween is just around the corner and MLSsoccer.com is running an MLS Halloween Pumpkin Carving Contest. We want to see MLS-themed pumpkins. They can be club logos, players, etc., so have fun!

Click here to see who won and check out other submissions.

9/16/11 This Contest has ended.

MLS Pubs ViewFest

Visit your local MLS Pubs, check-in on Foursquare and watch MLS matches for your chance to win an exclusive trip to the 2011 MLS Cup in Los Angeles.

Learn more and read the official rules.

10/4/11

This Contest has ended.

Super Tuesday Retweet & Follow Contest

Super Tuesday is here! Retweet: #SuperTuesday: #NYvLA (8pET ESPN2) #SEAvCHI #USOC (10pET @FOXSoccer). Follow @MLS & RT 4 chance 2 win #FIFA12: http://bit.ly/oahhn8 for a chance to win a copy of FIFA 12 for XBOX 360 courtesy of EA Sports.

Click here to see who won.

9/28/11 This Contest has ended.

#OldSchoolMLSFan Twitter Contest

Show your MLS roots by tweeting “#OldSchoolMLSFans remember _______ (fill in the blank) @MLS" and you could win MLS swag including bobble heads, trading cards and more.

Click here to see who won and check out their winning tweets.

9/15/11  This Contest has ended.

24 Under 24 Prediction Contest

Predict the top five MLS players under 24 years old, in order, as selected by MLSsoccer.com's expert panel. If you submit the correct answer, you will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win one MLS jersey of your choice.

Click here to see who won.

8/27/11 This giveaway has ended.

Soccer Almanac Twitter Photo Gieaway

Over the weekend of August 27 and August 28 MLSsoccer.com asked fans to submit there best photos of themselves sporting retro MLS jerseys. One lucky fan won an adidas match ball.

Click here to see who won and check out other submissions.

8/25/11 This giveaway has ended.

Soccer Almanac Twitter Trivia

On August 25 and August 26, MLSsoccer.com tested fans knowledge of soccer history. By following @MLS and answering trivia questions correctly fans were randomly selected to win team scarves. 

Find out who won here.

7/27/11

This giveaway is now closed.

#MLSAllStar Twitter Trivia Challenge

During the 2011 AT&T MLS All-Star Game, MLSsoccer.com tested fans' TV tune-in skills.  By following @MLS and answering All-Star Game trivia questions correctly during the broadcast, three lucky fans won autographed MLS All-Star gear.  

Click here to see who won.

7/25/11

This giveaway is now closed.

#MLSAllStar Retweet and Follow Contest

During the 2011 MLS All-Star week, from July 25-27, one lucky fan won an autographed adidas ball, signed by the 2011 MLS All-Star squad by retweeting and following @MLS. In total three lucky fans recieved autographed All-Star balls.

Click here to see who won.

7/24/11

This special is now closed.

Foursquare Check-In Special at the AT&T MLS All-Star Hub

Be one of the first 50 people to check in at the Hub on foursquare, get an MLS All-Star t-shirt.

Click here to learn more about the AT&T MLS All-Star Hub and read the official rules.
 

7/1/11 This giveaway has ended.

Canada Day/4th of July Twitter Picture Giveaway

Happy Canada Day (July 1) and Independence Day (July 4), MLS fans!  All weekend long you can tweet @MLS a pic wearing #MLS gear at your celebration with #MLS + #CanadaDay or #4thofJuly tags for a chance to win a scarf. Giveaway begins on Friday, July 1 at 9 AM EST and ends on Monday, July 4 at 6 PM EST.

Click here to see who won.

6/24/11 This contest has ended. MLS Tailgate Recipe Contest

Description: Fans, submit your favorite MLS Tailgate Recipe on Facebook for a chance to be featured on MLSsoccer.com and win an MLS Tankard Set. Selection will be based on creativity, originality, presentation and connection to MLS or an MLS club. Recipes can be appetizers, main courses, side dishes or desserts.

Find out who won and check out other submissions.

6/19/11 This giveaway has ended. Twitter Father's Day Pic Giveaway

Twitter Fan Pic
Description: Tweet @MLS a pic of you+dad/kid in fave MLS kits using #HappyFathersDay & #MLS tags, 1st 20 entered-2-win a scarf. 

Rules: To enter, send a tweet that includes a link to a photo of you and your father/kids. Your tweet must contain the following four (4) elements to be considered eligible: (1) the @MLS twitter handle, (2) the #MLS hashtag (3) the #HappyFatherDay hashtag and (4) a link to your photo, available on public domain (ex. Twitpic, Lockerz, Yfrog, Photobucket, Flickr, etc.). The first 20 eligible tweets will be entered into a drawing from which a winner will be randomly selected to receive the MLS team scarf of your choice. The winner will be notified by Twitter Direct Message (DM). Official Social Media Giveaway Rules apply.

Find out who won and check out other photo submissions.

6/17/11 Twitter voting is now closed. Tweet Your
All-Star Vote

 
From June 17-20 only, fans can vote for the "First XI" for the All-Star match on July 27 at Red Bull Arena through Twitter.  Click here for more information.

You may also vote by ballot, or by texting a player’s last name to 22442.  

NOTE: While Twitter voting ends Monday, June 20 at 6pm ET, all other methods of voting are open until 11:59 PM ET on July 5, 2011.
 

6/15/11 This promotion has ended. Share Your Story on Facebook


 

We Want to Know: How has Major League Soccer made your relationship with your dad/kids special. Tell us on Facebook for a chance to have your story featured on MLSsoccer.com on Father's Day!

Read the stories that were selected from Facebook. 

Check out two father-son stories from long-time MLS supporters, Mark Fishkin and Brad Youtz.
 

6/15/11 This promotion has ended. Match Day Live Discount


 

Description: Give the Gift of MLS for Father's Day with a Match Day Live special price of $44.99 (regular price $59.99) between June 15-20, 2011.

  • Access to Live Games on MLS MatchDay Live for both desktop and iPad
  • Access to connected TV devices coming soon
  • HD quality video (streaming rates up to 3 Mbps)
  • DVR
  • Picture in Picture
  • New Mosaic mode... watch 3 games at once

Visit http://mdl.mlssoccer.com for more.
 

6/11/11 This giveaway has ended. Twitter Fan Pic Giveaway

Twitter Fan Pic Contest Winner

Description: Have a great MLS fan pic? Twt ur fave at @MLS + #MLS hashtag. 1st 50 entered-2-win Official Match Ball. 

Rules: To enter, send a tweet that includes a link to your photo of MLS fans. Your tweet must contain the following three (3) elements to be considered eligible: (1) the @MLS twitter handle, (2) the #MLS hashtag and (3) a link to your photo, available on public domain (ex. Twitpic, Lockerz, Yfrog, Photobucket, Flickr, etc.). The first 50 eligible tweets will be entered into a drawing from which a winner will be randomly selected to receive an Official MLS Match Ball. The winner will be notified by Twitter Direct Message (DM). Official Social Media Giveaway Rules apply.

Find out who won and check out the other photo submissions.

6/1/11 This promotion has ended. Free MLSgear.com Gift Box

Description: Place any order of $80 or more on MLSGear.com before June 20, 2011 and receive a free high-quality MLS Gift box ($4.99 Retail Value). View details on MLSgear.com.
3/28/11 This sweepstakes has ended. MLS WORKS Active Bodies Active Minds 2011 AT&T MLS All-Star Game Sweepstakes

MLS Works

Description: The first 2500 to sign-up for Active Bodies Active Minds will receive an MLS replica match ball, exclusive emails with tips for exercising, eating well and reading, plus chances to win great prizes including a trip to the 2011 AT&T MLS All-Star Game, and an autographed memorabilia program. 

Click here to learn more and sign up today.
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