Friday, November 20, 2015

Illumination Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum FLASH GIVEAWAY - Family 4 Pack {sponsored}

*the opinions are mine alone.  I received 4 passes to attend Illumination with my family in exchange for this giveaway and any posts I do regarding Illumination* 


Mr. Mailman just showed up with these



And, I'm so excited!  Illumination opens TONIGHT at The Morton Arboretum.  Oh, can you imagine what that'll look like with the almost 6 inches of snow that we are suppose to be getting overnight.

Beautiful!

So, here's your chance to win a Family 4 Pack of tickets.

Information from The Morton Arborteum website - 




"Declared a "must-see destination" by the Chicago Tribune, this annual display returns this year with even more lights, sights and sounds that will transform a Chicago-area wintertime walk in the woods into a colorful, inspiring experience like no other.
From November 20, 2015 through January 2, 2016, The Morton Arboretum glows with dazzling LED lights and trees that respond to your touch and voice, as Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum returns for a third  year.
See trees in a different light.
  • Stroll over a mile of innovative lights and projections.
  • Hug or sing to trees, and they respond.
  • Enjoy new music from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
  • More music, motion, and magic fill the winter woods!
  • Create memories your family will cherish for years.
  • Share the perfect holiday date night."



Details -

  • Illumination runs November 20, 2015 - January 2, 2016
  • Doors open at 5pm with the last entry at 8:30pm.  Lights are turned off at 9pm. *I'd strongly suggest NOT showing up at 8:30pm to see this*
  • Illumination is a one mile walking loop, outdoors.
  • For a full list of events being held during Illumination, click here
  • The Morton Arboretum is located at 4100 Illinois Rt 53, Lisle IL 60532


How to enter -

  • This is a FLASH GIVEAWAY - you have until SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22 AT 11:59PM to enter
  • You can enter one time per day (Friday, Saturday & Sunday), for up to three chances to win.
  • To enter please tell me why you would like to experience Illumination in your comment below (you're going to have to do this via a computer, mobile devices will not comment)
  • Winner will be announced on Monday.  
  • Please, also, consider showing me some love and liking the Educational Anarchy Facebook page here 


Good Luck!

27 comments:

  1. Pick me because we are already going and Justin would love to bring his friends!

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  2. oops above comment was me, first time doing this!

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    1. Michelle, I deleted your previous comment and moved it here. (So I know who said what)
      It's amazing and would be a wonderful date night for sure. My boys loved singing to the trees and hugging the trees. Very interactive if you plan on taking your niece/nephews.
      Good Luck

      UnknownNovember 20, 2015 at 2:42 PM
      I would love to win these tickets for a chance to go to the illumination for a nice date night with my hubby. We used to go to zoo lights but find that the morton arboretum may be more "our style". We could even take along some of our niece/nephes if we are so lucky to win!

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  3. This is by FAR the best lights event in IL. Ok, I might be a bit biased since the Mort Arb is also my favorite place to be. A pack of tickets means we can splurge and bring people who wouldn't normally go! What a treat!

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    1. Good luck Nikki! Last year was our first time there for Illumination and it was amazing. Looking forward to returning this year as well.

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  4. We went two years ago and it was amazing. I think the kids would remember it more this time.

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    1. For sure! Both Cody and Chris enjoyed it last year. Will, likely, doesn't remember much of it, though.

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  5. Because I still have never been there and this would be a great excuse to go

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    1. It really is very cool. Not at all like anything else around and very interactive.

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  6. Oooo...I would love to win these tickets! The Arboretum is one of our favorite places in this area, but we've yet to see these beautiful lights. We definitely are hoping to experience them this year.

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    1. I hope that you can Christine. Good luck on winning.

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  7. I've been waiting since your giveaway last year, looking at my sister's pics and dreaming of going!! I hope I win this time!!

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  8. Pick me because I've always wanted to take the kids but haven't gone yet! If I win, I have NO excuse to not go this year ;-)

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    1. None at all Brandie, because the tickets will be mailed to you. Doesn't get any easier than that :-)
      Good luck

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  9. My kids would love to see the colors!

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    1. My kids loved the colors. It was so much fun.
      Just an FYI, I deleted your duplicate comment. Good luck!

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    2. Kelley, Congratulations! You have won the Family 4 Pack.

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  10. I've never been to this event so I'd love these tickets!

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    1. My kids loved this last year.
      Good luck

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  12. Pick me because I am
    The coolest cousin ever! Haha. But for real it would be awesome to go in the winter as we have only been there one time before and it was in summer!

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    1. You are a very cool cousin, Michelle.
      Good luck!

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  13. Would love to be able to win these to take my 2 year old to see this. It's his first Christmas he'll actually 'get' and we want to make it memorable!

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    1. Oh sounds like so much fun will be had this year with your little one. Good luck!

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