Friday, April 8, 2011

Promote Bangus Festival and get a Shui Spa GC + FREE Bangus Festival Shirt!

This contest is now closed! Scroll to the bottom of post to see if you won! 
Congrats to the winners and thanks to everyone who joined! :)

Get a chance to win this FREE Bangus Festival shirt + a Shui Spa Ventusa Therapy Gift certificate when you help spread the word out on Dagupan City's Bangus Festival which formally opened last April 8. The festival will be month-long, and ends on May 1.
Available in yellow, white and green colors. 
(See Bangus Festival banner on the right navigation for schedule of festival activities.)

This is Ten Minutes, Tops! Blog and ClubTravelNOW!TM contribution to help promote Dagupan City's Bangus Festival. Join the cause!

The Contest:
One (1) Bangus Festival Shirt + One (1) Shui Ventusa Therapy GC from Shui Hilot Healing Spa to be given away to 3 lucky Facebook friends/bloggers who help promote the festival.

But wait there's more!
The first ten (10) entries automatically gets one (1) Shui Ventusa Therapy GC from Shui Hilot Healing Spa!

Another ten (10) Shui Ventusa Therapy GC will also be awarded to the rest of the lucky winners!

G/F Tropical Palms, Perea St., Legaspi Village, Makati City
More surprise gifts may also be given away!

The Mechanics:
1. Click the 'Like' button below for both Facebook Fan pages, or go directly to the fan pages to 'Like' it: (You must first be a fan of both pages to be eligible for this contest.)

Ten Minutes, Tops! Blog ( (

2. Post this message on BOTH your (a) own Facebook Wall and (b) in the Ten Minutes, Tops! fan page Wall:
With TAG @tenminutestops and TAG @clubtravelnow, join Dagupan City's celebration of the Bangus Festival from April 8-May 1. Exciting activities! For more details, visit See you!
*Please make sure that the Ten Minutes, Tops! and fan pages are properly tagged in your Facebook Wall post of the message above. This is how your post should look like:
Make sure Ten Minutes Tops and are tagged correctly (i.e., clickable).
That's it, pancit!

This contest runs only for 5 days, from April 9 to April 14, 6PM. Winner will be chosen using and will be announced by 10AM on April 15. Winners will be announced on this blog, and on the Ten Minutes, Tops! and fan pages. Details on claiming of prizes will be sent to the winner via their FB Wall or via PM.

Join now and help promote tourism in the Philippines! :)

Thanks to our sponsors for making this happen:
Ten Minutes, Tops!
Shui Hilot Healing Spa

04/15/11 UPDATE:
And now the winners! (After assigning a number to each entry, I used to generate numbers of the winning entries.)

First 10 entries who automatically gets a Shui Spa Ventusa Therapy Gift Certificate:
  1. Mheanne Ojeda
  2. Pehpot Pineda
  3. Ria Romero
  4. Chinchan Lakwatsero 
  5. Liv Guiang-Desiderio
  6. Dom Guiang
  7. Kim Paula Guess
  8. Leah dela Rosa
  9. Oscar Desiderio
  10. Janese Binaobao-Halabaso
10 additional winners of a Shui Spa Ventusa Therapy Gift Certificate:
  1. Czaroma Roman 
  2. Sleek in the City 
  3. Irene Guiang 
  4. Rose Matabang 
  5. Teresa Hundana
  6. Willy Vh 
  7. Lariza Garcia
  8. Rodolfo Lecaroz 
  9. John Michell
  10. Vida Antoniette Cuaresma 
The 3 winners who get the Bangus Festival Shirts + Shui Spa GC: 
  1. Chinchan Lakwatsero (Yes, you get an additional GC for being in the first 10.)
  2. Leah dela Rosa (You, too!)
  3. Rowena Iguis (You were the last entry and yet you win! Great job!)
Again, thanks to everyone who joined. Hope you continue to spread the word on Dagupan City's Bangus Festival. Please come to our city if you can! Celebrations are until May 1.

Claiming of Prizes:
There are 3 ways of claiming, but you have to let me know which option you take coz I have to make arrangements first. You can only pick one option:

1. Pick up the prize at the office at the ff. address (Mon-Fri, 10AM-5PM only):

c/o Almighty Explorer Corp.
Unit G-D Burgundy Westbay Tower,
180 P. Ocampo St., Malate, Manila
(Near La Salle, across Rizal Stadium)

2. Claim it at Carol's Texan 5 Restaurant in Wilson St., Greenhills.
It's a good excuse to eat too! :) Check out their menu and address in their website:

*Special Incentive: If you go there and blog about their food nicely (hehe), I will have a very good surprise for you. Just send me a link to your blog post about it. I'm sure you'll love the surprise. Promise! :)

3. Fellow Bloggers: If you're coming to the FastFive Screening on May 4 at Gateway Mall, I'll be there. I can hand your prizes there. :)

Deadline of claiming of prizes is on May 4. Please show me an ID when claiming. :) If you used your Blogger/Online name, you must be able to show me a government ID reflecting your online name. JUST KIDDING! I mean, just let me know your real name via email so I know. :)

Once you have selected a mode of claiming your prize, please let me know via email at: Thanks again, everyone! 'Til next time!


  1. i love bangus festival very much...eeheheh by the way im jowell from san carlos pangasinan...i follow u olready..please follow me either,ehheehhe.i like ur blog very intersting...olweiz tc and godbless kababayan.

  2. awww - i want the spa GC! ; (

  3. Whoa! Thank you!

    Too bad, I won't be able to join the FastFive Screening. Will e-mail you my pick :)

  4. thank you. i will claim it on may 4 if i won't have time to visit carol's texan before then. oks lang ba yun?

  5. thank you .. kita kita nalang tayo sa may 4. just hand me the prize nalang . naks , swerte talaga ako sa mga raffle na yan ... Bangus Festival Shirts + Shui Spa GC: plus additional Shui Spa GC pwede ba addtional shirt na rin hihihi

    thanks see you there .. I sent you email already . thanks more more contest ulit =)

  6. Tristan, i actually will have time today to visit Carol's Texan and inviting my law office partner to meet there at 5pm. do you think they will have the Shui Spa GC ready? thanks

  7. Hi Mhe-anne, saw your comment just now. Anyway, the GC isn't with Carol's Texan 5 yet. I think the best time for me to give it to you would at the FastFive event instead since I will not be able to come to CT5 anymore this week. Hope that's ok.

    Chinchan, see you at the FastFive event. Thanks!

  8. Yes Tristan that's fine.Actually we were not able to find Carol's Texan at the address on the net. We spent about 30minutes or so.Good that GC is not with them yet.

  9. Hi, I'll claim mine tomorrow at the FastFive screening. see u :)