Big Cash Contests/Sweepstakes

*Congratulations to the winners!

iSpy Sturgeon Family Contest

*Congratulations to the winners! 1st Place: Daniel Ledden, 2nd Place: John Lowney, 3rd Place: Gary Burton

“Sturgi” Is A Little Sturgeon That Has Lost Its Way Home! AND HE IS WILLING TO PAY A REWARD OF $1,000 TO HIS HELPER! He Is Lost At Various Downtown Fond Du Lac Businesses. Help Sturgi Find His Way Back To Lake Winnebago!

HINT: Searching From The Outside Will Give You A Clearer Peek. All Sturgeon Will Be Found In Storefronts. No Need To Enter The Businesses Unless You’re Looking To Shop Or Dine!

Starting Monday, January 24th Pick-Up Your Entry Forms At The Lake Winnebago Region Visitor Center Located At 23 S. Main Street Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. Or Request A Form Via Email At Lwustrack@Fdl.Com. Then Head Out Downtown And Let Your Search Begin!

‘Sturgi Sightings’ Ballot MUST BE Returned To The Lake Winnebago Region Visitor Center By Friday, February 11th, 2022 At 3:00pm To Be Entered To Win. You must have all 20 correct sightings to be eligible for a chance to win. Winners Will Be Announced Sunday, February 13th Beginning At The 2:00pm Award Ceremony In Front Of Thelma Sadoff Center For The Arts. At Least One Member Of Each Participating Party Must Be At Least 21 Years Of Age Or Older. Winners Will Be Picked Randomly From Correct, Completed Ballot Entries.
Find The 20 Sturgis Within The Parameters Of The Map Located On This Page.

Find all 20 sturgeon at businesses within the parameters of this map. Good luck!

First Place: $1,000
Second Place: One Night Stay In A Radisson Hotel And Conference Center Suite, $50 Benvenuto’s Gift Certificate, Four Fondy Aqua Park Passes, And A Gift Certificate To Bob’s On The Ave
Third Place: Four Fondy Aqua Park Passes, And A Gift Certificate To Bob’s On The Ave
Disclaimer: The $1000 Winner Is Subject To State And Federal Taxes And Must Supply A Social Security Number And Address For Tax Reporting Purposes.

Spear the Specials Adult-friendly Sweepstakes

*Congratulations to the winners! 1st Place: Don Wollersheim, 2nd Place: Brandon, 3rd Place: Sue Freund, 3.5th Place: Ben Ruedinger

Spear the Specials! That’s right! You heard it here first… From February 7th through February 12th at noon stop into ANY location offering a Sturgeon Spectacular Special found at purchase the special and be entered for a chance to WIN $1,000. With each purchase receive a ticket…

That’s right! With EACH and EVERY purchase receive a ticket for a chance to win. Write your name and phone number legibly on the back of the ticket. Hand the ticket back to a team member for it to be entered in the sweepstakes. 1st place prize is $1,000, 2nd place is drinks for a year, 3rd place is a sturgeon spectacular sweatshirt, knit hat, $100 Envision Gift Certificate, 3.5 place consolation prize will be pictures and drinks with our sturgeon at a location of the winners choosing. Winners will be announced at the 2:00pm Award Ceremony outside Thelma Sadoff Center for the Arts. Winners need not be present to win.

Disclaimer: the $1000 winner is subject to state and federal taxes and must supply a social security number and address for tax reporting purposes. Must be 21 years of age or older to participate. Business owners have the right to change their specials at any time. No purchase necessary to win. For non-purchase entry, write on a postcard or a card that is no smaller than 3 ½ x 5 inches and no larger than 4 ¼ x 6 inches, legibly handwrite your complete name, mailing address, phone number and date of birth and mail with proper postage to: DLWR Spear the Special, 23 S. Main Street Suite 201, Fond du Lac, WI 54935. All write-in entries must be received by February 10, 2022. There is a limit of one (1) write-in entry per envelope/postcard. Each envelope/postcard is considered one (1) entry into the Contest. Multiple entries submitted or completed by anyone other than the Entrant are void. No mechanical reproductions will be accepted. Write-in entries must contain all entry fields outlined above; otherwise, they are void and will not be eligible to win. Any potential prize winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that such person is the prize winner. Neither Sponsor nor any Contest Entity is responsible for any entry that is lost, late, illegible, stolen, mutilated, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected or undeliverable, whether due to omissions, interruption, deletions, defects, delay in operations, theft or destruction or failures, human error, or otherwise. Only fully completed entries are eligible. Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor or Contest Entity.

Presented By Destination Lake Winnebago Region