“Alongside the good old-fashioned hospitality and modern comforts at our hotels, the lucky State Fair Family will fully immerse themselves in the best of the Midwest’s iconic state fairs, all while captivating an audience on social media with their memorable adventures along the way,” Clem Bence, vice president and brand leader, AmericInn by Wyndham, shared in a statement.
Summer is in full swing, and that means one thing for Midwesterners: state fairs!
The iconic and beloved state fairs of the Midwest are back, and to celebrate this cherished summer tradition, Wyndham hotels' family-friendly brand, AmericInn, is offering an incredible opportunity.
The Parsippany-based hotel franchising company is on the hunt for one lucky family to become the AmericInn State Fair Family, embarking on an unforgettable journey across the Midwest to explore the best each state fair has to offer.
With a generous $15,000 payday, delectable funnel cakes, and a chance to win blue ribbons, this is the ultimate family travel gig you don't want to miss!
The winning State Fair Family will have the enviable task of chronicling their adventures at the Iowa State Fair, the Illinois State Fair and the Wisconsin State Fair, per Clement Bence, the vice president and brand leader of AmericInn.
To immerse themselves in the vibrant fair culture, indulge in powdered sugar-covered confections, experience adrenaline-inducing rides, and share their adventures through the power of social media. As they capture every exciting moment, the family will provide valuable pro tips and tricks to help other fair enthusiasts make the most of their own experiences.
In return for their hard work and dedication, the chosen family will receive a fantastic package of rewards. They will enjoy seven paid nights at AmericInn hotels, ensuring a comfortable and relaxing stay throughout their journey. Additionally, they will receive a $10,000 travel stipend to cover transportation expenses, along with $5,000 in cash.
To commemorate their adventure, the family will also receive a suitcase packed with AmericInn swag, creating lasting memories of their time as the State Fair Family. As a special bonus, they will receive an upgrade to Wyndham Rewards® Diamond membership, unlocking a world of exclusive perks and benefits.
How to Apply
From now until July 25, families can apply for this incredible opportunity by submitting a written or video application via email (email@example.com) or by visiting www.americinn.com/fairfamily. To showcase their suitability for the role, families should demonstrate their unique flair, fun-loving nature, and social-media savviness in under one minute or 300 words.
Video submissions are highly encouraged as they allow the judges to assess storytelling skills and social media proficiency. Applicants should also provide the handles to any public or active social media accounts, showcasing their online presence and engagement.
AmericInn will carefully review all submissions and select the winning family during the week of August 2. To be eligible, families must be available to attend three separate Midwest state fairs between August 10 and 18. During this week of adventure, the chosen family will document their experiences in real-time, capturing captivating photo and video content to share with their growing audience.
Check out the complete rules here.
If you and your family are passionate about summer, adventure, and the unique magic of Midwest state fairs, don't miss this incredible opportunity to become the AmericInn State Fair Family.
With a $15,000 payday, unforgettable experiences, and the chance to become social media sensations, this is a summer gig that dreams are made of.
So, get ready to indulge in delicious treats, enjoy thrilling rides, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Apply now and get ready to embark on the ultimate Midwest adventure!
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