NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Oct 2, 2012) - Patrón XO Cafe is teaming up with celebrity ghost hunter Zak Bagans, lead paranormal investigator on the Travel Channel's "Ghost Adventures," to create a unique experience this Halloween. Patrón XO Cafe's "Hunt for Haunted America" invites novice ghost hunters and fright seekers to spend an evening with Bagans and a variety of dark spirits at one of the country's most haunted locations.
The paranormal world is the subject of countless popular television programs, books and campfire stories. According to several polls, one-third of Americans believe in ghosts. The "Hunt for Haunted America" offers fans of the paranormal the chance to experience their own frightening encounter, perhaps for the first time.
Now through October 18, 2012, Patrón XO Cafe Facebook fans can enter at facebook.com/patronxocafe for the chance to join Bagans for a hair-raising adventure in a terrifically terrifying haunted location. To enter, fans must visit the "Hunt for Haunted America" entry page located on the Patrón XO Cafe Facebook page and submit the required information. While there, fans will have the opportunity to share the names of their favorite haunted locales, as well as their spooky ghost stories. One Grand Prize winner will be chosen to experience a night of ghost hunting with Bagans. The grand prize also includes round-trip airfare, a two-night stay in the host city and VIP ground transportation service.
In addition to the Grand Prize winner, ten Patrón XO Cafe Facebook fans in each host city also will have the opportunity to participate in the ghost hunts. All guests will enjoy an evening of handcrafted cocktails made with Patrón XO Cafe and Patrón XO Cafe Dark Cocoa. The unexpected combination of coffee and tequila is the perfect complement to an unexpected Halloween experience.
"Patrón XO Cafe's 'Hunt for Haunted America' is a fun way to engage the Patrón XO Cafe Facebook community and their friends during Halloween, a holiday that has become increasingly popular among adults," said Jennifer Pisciotta, Patrón's brand director. "It's a perfect fit for Halloween bringing together an adventure with Zak Bagans, the ultimate ghost hunter, with Patrón XO Cafe, a deliciously unexpected 'dark spirit!'"
To enter the sweepstakes or read the official rules, visit facebook.com/patronxocafe.
About Patrón XO Cafe
Patrón XO Cafe is an extraordinary blend of ultra-premium Patrón Silver tequila and the pure, natural essence of fine coffee. The taste is dry, not sweet as with most low-proof coffee liqueurs. Patrón XO Cafe is excellent for sipping, as a premium cocktail ingredient, or as a unique and delicious dessert topping. Imported and marketed by The Patrón Spirits Company, additional brands in the portfolio consist of Gran Patrón Burdeos, Gran Patrón Platinum, Patrón Silver, Patrón Reposado, Patrón Añejo, and Patrón Citrónge (extra fine orange liqueur), as well as Pyrat Caribbean rums, and Ultimat ultra-premium vodka.
For more information, please visit www.patronspirits.com.