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97 Days of Summer

Summer is here and it’s time for The 97 Days of Summer quenched by mike’s® hard lemonade and 97.1 FM The Drive!

This summer we’re shaking the lakes, rocking the docks, and ruling the pools with stacks of free concert tickets to the summer’s hottest shows, Shake The Lake Cruises on Lake Michigan, outdoor parties and more all summer long with mike’s® hard lemonade.

Please Drink Responsibly.

You’ll also have the chance to enjoy a sunshine-filled getaway for two to Cancun! One lucky winner will score a 7-night trip for two to Riu Palace Costa Mujeres in Cancun, Mexico! This all-inclusive trip includes 7-night accommodations, round-trip nonstop air transportation from Chicago O’Hare, ground transfers to/from the airport and hotel in Cancun and $500 in cash from Apple Vacations. America’s Favorite Vacation Company.

Here are all the ways you can qualify for the trip:

1. Register BELOW and be ready to answer your phone in case we call you weekday afternoons this summer. Each weekday one winner will score a $50 Gift Card and qualify for the grand prize trip to Cancun! Seaver and Janda will announce the winner each weekday afternoon around 3:10pm.

2. Head to participating retail location and find the keyword located near a mike’s hard lemonade display. Text in the keyword to 60123 for your chance to qualify for the trip.

3. Post a picture of your favorite “mike” (for example someone named “mike”, a microphone, etc.) on social media for a chance to qualify.

(a) To enter via Facebook, visit the Drive’s Facebook page at @971TheDrive to post your Photo along with one (1) of the following hashtags: (i) #ShowUsYourMike #Sweepstakes or (ii) #SoLongSummer #Sweepstakes or (iii) #97DaysOfSummer #Sweepstakes. Upon posting your Photo and hashtag, you will receive one (1) entry into the Social Media random drawing. (NOTE: posting your Photo elsewhere on Facebook, such as on your own Facebook page, will NOT result in entry into the Social Media random drawing.)

(b) To enter via Instagram, upload your Photo, along with one (1) of the following hashtags: (i) #ShowUsYourMike #Sweepstakes or (ii) #SoLongSummer #Sweepstakes, or (iii) #97DaysOfSummer #Sweepstakes to receive one (1) entry into the Social Media random drawing.

(c) To enter via Twitter, upload your Photo to Twitter, along with one (1) of the following hashtags: (i) #ShowUsYourMike #Sweepstakes or (ii) #SoLongSummer #Sweepstakes or (iii) #97DaysOfSummer #Sweepstakes, to receive one (1) entry into the Social Media random drawing.

4. Participate in our scavenger hunt! Visit The Drive’s Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages to find clues. Then, search for the secret Lemon Stress Balls planted throughout the Chicago metropolitan area. Once you find one of the secret Lemon Stress Balls, find the keyword on the coaster and text thekeyword on the lemon to 60123

NOTE: All qualifiers must attend The Drive End of Summer party at a location to be announced in Merrionette Park, Friday, August 30, 2019 from 6pm-8pm for your chance to win the grand prize Cancun trip.
*No purchase necessary. Must be 21 years or older and legal U.S. residents of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin.

Click here for official rules.


It’s all part of the 97 Days of Summer quenched by mike’s® hard lemonade “Drink on the bright side” and 97.1 FM The Drive, Chicago’s Classic Rock!

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