Ready to host 100 of your neighbors for an ice cream-filled
block party? Then enter Edy's contest to win free ice cream for up
to 100 neighbors, family and friends.
The Slow Churned Neighborhood Salute contest winners receive ice
cream and all the party essentials-bowls, scoops, spoons, a yard
sign and a disposable camera.
To enter, submit an essay of 350 words or less explaining why
your neighborhood deserves an Edy's Slow Churned Neighborhood
Salute. Submissions are accepted from March 3-May 29. Essays are
judged on originality, creativity, enthusiasm and what makes their
The 1,500 winning neighborhoods will be notified in June and
parties run from July-September. Winners receive a doorstep
delivery of Ice Cream and Party in a Box, valued at $375. To enter,
for contest information.
If your child is a fan of the TV series "Arthur," let them enter
to win a visit from the beloved aardvark, as well as a chance to be
on the show. The "Arthur/All Kids Can Character Search" invites
kids, age 6-12, to send in their ideas for a new character for
Arthur. The character should have a unique ability, character trait
Kids can mail in their entries, with a drawing of the character
and a description of what makes them special. The winning child
will be featured in a live-action segment of Arthur. Also, the
winner will receive a visit from Arthur creator Marc Brown. For an
entry form, go to pbskids.go.org/arthur/allkidscan.
In another contest, kids can submit works of art to decorate
Nestle's Push-Up tubes. Kids can win a $1,000 gift card that can be
used for art supplies and a $2,500 donation to the winner's school.
Go to pushupandcreate.com to get started.
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