Fall is almost here, and that means people begin to plan their holiday travel. But, what if you didn’t have to spend a penny on your next trip? It turns out that there are plenty of ways to travel for free beyond earning and redeeming miles and points. These five fall travel contests and sweepstakes could have you celebrating iconic experiences all around the country.
TravisMathew x Moneygram Haas F1 Las Vegas Race Experience Sweepstakes
Two Paddock Pass tickets to the Las Vegas Race Experience are up for grabs as part of this TravisMathew x MoneyGram-sponsored sweepstakes. People can enter anytime between now and Oct. 15 to be eligible to win the passes plus roundtrip airfare for two. Also included would be hotel inclusions and a $1,000 credit to spend with the popular TravisMathew golf brand. It’s easy to enter the TravisMathew contest by visiting this website.
California Naturals offers ultimate road trip
Between now and Feb. 29, 2024, one simple contest entry can lead to a gigantic road trip prize. It includes a 2023 Ford Bronco, a 5-day road trip along the California Coast, a $4,000 cash gift card, four nights of accommodations at top hotels as well as activities like surf lessons, winery tours and boat rides. California Naturals’ hair and body care products are crafted from 90%+ naturally-made, vegan, cruelty-free, ocean and reef-safe ingredients.
Become Vrbo’s ‘Fan-mily in Residence’
This contest could have you living your dream job courtesy of home sharing brand Vrbo. Between now and the end of October, enter for the chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip avel to the College Football Playoff National Championship on Jan. 8 and the Vrbo Fiesta Bowl (on New Year’s Day). The prize includes game-day tickets for the winner and five “fan-mily” members plus field credentials, seats on the 50-yard-line at the Fiesta Bowl, nearly $1,000 in gameday gear, private transportation and 10 nights in Vrbo private vacation rentals in both Phoenix and Houston. On top of that, you’ll receive $1,000 to spend on gameday snacks. To enter, you’ll need to follow Vrbo on Instagram, comment and use the contest hashtag.
Win a trip to San Francisco
The San Francisco Travel Association has two prize packages destined for lucky winners this fall. All it takes is a few seconds of your time to be eligible for some big-ticket winnings. The Always Iconic package prize includes two roundtrip flights plus a three-night hotel stay on top of destination activities. From a ballpark tour to a behind-the-scenes tour of the cable car workshop, this is as San Francisco-themed a trip a sit gets. A second prize option comes with a three-night hotel stay, $200 dining credit and destination tickets. The deadline to enter this free sweepstakes is Oct. 15.
Let your inner daredevil jump from the New River Gorge
West Virginia has a special contest that will give one lucky winner the chance to test their inner thrill-seeker by doing a tandem base jump from New River Gorge Bridge. It is part of the state’s most iconic annual event known as Bridge Day when it hosts 150,000 visitors to watch 350 jumpers parachute from almost 1,000 feet in altitude. With the multi-color leaves, the backdrop is stunning, if you are brave enough to look. To be considered for the jump, you will want to enter and answer the handful of questions by Sept. 30.