Merry Christmas! + Giveaway

This contest has officially ended.  A huge New York thank you to all who participated, and congrats to our winner, Kristi!  Stay tuned for more exciting giveaways!

A very Merry Christmas, darling readers!  I hope you’re all enjoying a day filled with hot cocoa, twinkle lights, and loved ones!  To spread a little holiday cheer here at UsedYorkCity, we’re doing two giveaways for shows in the new year!  Who’s excited?!



Here’s information about the shows!


Sunday, January 19, 2014 | 2 PM
Distinguished Concerts Orchestra & Distinguished Concerts Singers International
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall

The New York premiere of Requiem for the Living, by DCINY composer-in-residence Dan Forrest, is a lush work for full orchestra and choir. The five-movement piece presents an uplifting and inspiring perspective on life, love, loss, and renewal. This concert will also feature the patriotic The Testament of Freedom by Randall Thompson and The Gettysburg Address by Mark Hayes.

Monday, January 20, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Distinguished Concerts Orchestra & Distinguished Concerts Singers International
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall

DCINY honors the 70th birthday of UK composer Karl Jenkins with an evening comprised entirely of compositions by the honoree. Homages include the US premiere of Jenkins’ The Bards of Wales, the piece Stabat Mater, and Benedictus from the full-length work The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace.

Tickets from $20 – $100
CarnegieCharge 212.247.7800
Half Price Student and Senior Discount Tickets Available at the Box Office

Want those free tickets?  Here’s how to enter:

1. Subscribe to Used York City, getting the best picks of NYC delivered straight to your inbox.  (Don’t forget to respond to the verification message you are sent via email.)

2. Leave a comment below sharing a happy holiday moment!

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The contest will run until Sunday, January 5th, 2014, at which time winners will be randomly chosen and announced on this post and via Twitter, and the winners will be notified directly by the email address that they subscribed with!  Best of luck to all our readers!


By: Jessica Tiare Bowen

10 Comments on “Merry Christmas! + Giveaway

  1. I thought you were giving away Christmas at first! Phoenix and I would have soooo be down for that, Jess! Anyhoo, I coulda sworn I already signed up as a Subscriber almost 2 months ago. Well, I did so again it says! This is fantastic giveaway and I will be keeping my fingers crossed as we never win anything. Good luck to everyone and thank you so much for sponsoring this! A very Merry Christmas to you and your’s, Jess!! :)
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    • Yay, so glad to have you as a subscriber! Wishing you and Phoenix the very best Christmas…hope Santa brings his favorite bones!:-)

    • Thanks a million Agness, wishing you the merriest Christmas, too! We love connecting with you and your wonderful travel blog all throughout the year! xx