SOURCE: Salisbury-Rowan County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Salisbury-Rowan County Convention and Visitors Bureau

November 09, 2010 13:20 ET

Salisbury-Rowan County, North Carolina Holiday Sweepstakes to Bring Holiday Cheer

ROWAN COUNTY, NC--(Marketwire - November 9, 2010) - Salisbury-Rowan County, North Carolina has announced a 7-week Holiday Sweepstakes with prize drawings held every week from November 17 through December 29. Prize packages include shopping sprees, lodging and other gifts, totaling more than $4,000.

Contestants can register on the Salisbury-Rowan County, North Carolina Holiday Sweepstakes website for the weekly giveaways. Facebook users who become a fan of the Salisbury-Rowan County Authentic North Carolina Facebook page and share the sweepstakes giveaway with their friends will be given two additional entries in each week's random prize drawing.

Rowan County is a popular destination during the holidays hosting many North Carolina festivals and events that celebrate the season from mid-November through the New Year. "Always an affordable shopping and family fun experience, Salisbury-Rowan County is especially inviting during the holidays," stated James Meacham, Executive Director of Rowan County CVB. "During the season, Salisbury-Rowan County is reminiscent of a real-life 'Christmas village' with lights, parades, performances, unique shopping, train and carriage rides and other authentic North Carolina attractions that brighten the holiday spirit."

Families visiting Salisbury-Rowan County during the holidays can enjoy North Carolina festivals such as the Jingle Bell Express at the North Carolina Transportation Museum, a holiday laser light show or The Nutcracker, performed by the Salisbury Symphony Orchestra.

These festive North Carolina attractions are just part of the holiday season in Salisbury-Rowan County. Visitors can dine at dozens of original restaurants or browse antique shops, and overnight guests can unwind at a quaint bed & breakfast. For more information visit the Rowan County website at