Hotel Maya Announces February Winner in its “The Year To Go Mayan” Sweepstakes
2012-02-28 · By Editor
On Monday Hotel Maya announced LeighAnn Keller as the February winner in its “The Year To Go Mayan” yearlong sweepstakes. Each monthly winner receives a weekend package at Hotel Maya featuring 2 nights, 3 days and includes breakfast.
“The response to the ‘The Year To Go Mayan’ sweepstakes has been terrific and we are extremely delighted with this month’s winner,” said Kristi Allen, General Manager at Hotel Maya – a Doubletree by Hilton. “All of the photos featuring guests living their life to the fullest have been great. We encourage everyone to keep posting their favorites shots.”
On Dec. 21, 2011, Hotel Maya kicked-off its “The Year To Go Mayan” yearlong sweepstakes featuring monthly hotel weekend giveaways, guest lectures, themed movies, a Mayan dinner show, and food and beverage promotions. A grand prizewinner will also be awarded an 8-day, 7-night, all-expenses-paid vacation to the heart of the Mayan Nation in Yucatan, Mexico, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Merida – Yucatan.
Hotel Maya recently announced its first in a series of complimentary Mayan lectures on Saturday, March 31 with Dr. Gerardo Aldana, Associate Professor at University of California, Santa Barbara. Dr. Aldana will offer a Maya Calendar Workshop from 2-3 p.m. and Observatories and Green Stones: Exploring the Origins of the Maya Calendar presentation from 3:30-4:30 p.m. The Museum of Latin American Art is the co-sponsor of the lecture series.
Entries to the “The Year To Go Mayan” sweepstakes can be submitted on Hotel Maya’s Facebook page to include a picture featuring the guest living their life to the fullest with a placard or other object with the words “Hotel Maya” clearly visible.
Guests must first “Like” Hotel Maya’s Facebook page in order to submit an entry. The monthly winner will be based on the photo selected by Hotel Maya. Each monthly winner receives a weekend package at Hotel Maya featuring 2 nights, 3 days and includes breakfast. Karleen Nicholson won the first drawing that was held on Jan 21. Subsequent drawings occur each month on the same day. Hotel Maya will post the top six monthly winners for its Facebook “Like” community to vote on the best “The Year To Go Mayan” photo. The grand prizewinner will be selected on Dec. 21, 2012.
A Mayan 2012 “End of the World Party” will be held in Fuego celebrating the end of the Mayan 2012 Calendar on 12-21-12, and, in Mayan myth, the end of the world. Guests can track the remaining time on the official Mayan 2012 countdown clock live at hotelmayalongbeach.com.
Fuego is a modern, Latin infused indoor-outdoor restaurant and lounge at Hotel Maya. Fuego offers a unique setting at the water’s edge featuring 13-foot-tall glass walls that fully retract with seating inside and on the patio area. Fuego’s stunning open-air views include the Pacific Ocean, Long Beach skyline and the Queen Mary.
Individuals interested in attending the “Mayan Calendar Workshop and/or Observatories and Green Stones: Exploring the Origins of the Maya Calendar Presentation” complimentary Mayan lecture series, please RSVP by calling 562-481-3922.
Hotel Maya – a DoubleTree by Hilton is located at 700 Queensway Drive, Long Beach, CA 90802. For additional information or to make room reservations, please call 562-435-7676, visit hotelmayalongbeach.com or like http://www.facebook.com/hotelmaya.