reblogged from RCR Article
Does Your State Have the Best Halloween Style?
The Hub Network is hosting the first “Hub Network’s First Annual Halloween Bash,” to be broadcast on Saturday, October 26, 2013.
The special will be hosted by Kenan Thompson (“Saturday Night Live”) and will have Halloween expert Martha Stewart leading a panel of celebrity judges. There will be music performances and a nationwide costume competition with 50 semi-finalists competing for top honors.
One lucky winner will win $25,000 and a walk-on role on the Hub Network’s Daytime Emmy® Award-winning series,“R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour: The Series.”
The “Hub Network’s First Annual Halloween Bash” costume competition is open to all ages, including individuals or a maximum of five people per group submission. Click here to enter.
Participants are encouraged to create eye-popping, hair-raising and spooky costumes within one of the following six categories:
- Howl-arious – Shows the lighter side of Halloween with a take on a fun, funny or otherwise hilarious costume.
- Spook-tacular – Get ready to frighten America by showcasing the most spine-chilling costume for all the ghosts and ghouls out there.
- Mad Genius – Unique, original, innovative and never seen before. A knight in armor fashioned from bottle caps, bat wings made from old umbrellas, or a cardboard-box jetpack, the possibilities are endless. Display a costume unlike any other — show your Mad Genius.
- Blast from the Past – Take a stroll down memory lane with a timeless costume. Memories, nostalgia and yesteryear brought to life. Show your take on great figures from before the 20thcentury or a retro 50’s sock hop get up, 60’s flower child or other “period” inspired costumes.
- Animal Kingdom – Transform into a living creature from the past or present. Be a roaring lion, a school of jellyfish, a firefly, or a Tyrannosaurus Rex.
- Everyday Stuff – We’re looking for the coolest refrigerator/freezer, remote control, mailbox, block of Swiss cheese, telephone and more. Be creative and transform the ordinary into the extra-ordinary.
About the Hub Network
The Hub Network is a multi-platform joint venture between Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) and Hasbro, Inc., (NASDAQ: HAS) with a goal of entertaining, enlightening, empowering and educating children and their families. The cable and satellite television network features original programming as well as content from Discovery’s library of award-winning children’s educational programming; from Hasbro’s rich portfolio of entertainment and educational properties built during the past 90 years; and from leading third-party producers worldwide. The Hub Network’s lineup includes animated and live-action series, as well as specials, game shows, and family-favorite movies. The network extends its content through a robust and engaging online presence atwww.hubworld.com.
Turbo Dates, Speed Dates, Fix-ups, Blind Dates, Internet Dating, Church Socials, Dating co-workers, Matchmakers, Chance Encounters….where does a single girl go to find a quality man today?
Exactly what I thought, there is no good place. So I Googled “dating” and of course, I found an article on dating in Los Angeles. It’s pretty much a guide of where to go on a date. UGH!!!
It’s not easy to be single in a big city or small city. We can get frustrated or we can look for humor. Half full or half empty? Which are you?
Well, I found an awesome new web series that takes the wonderful world of dating and made it tolerable by adding some music to the nightmare dates that the lead finds herself in. It’s called “Dating in the Middle Ages” and is written by Devin Mills. Let me share the preview with you before I tell you how you can come to the LIVE premiere on Sunday in Los Angeles.
Doesn’t that just look like an awesome web series for those who have loved… and lost? And loved and cried, and is still hopeful??
You can come out to the awesome PREMIERE and support the Single Ladies… (and men) and see my heart throb “John Schneider” by clicking here and purchasing your ticket! It’s this Sunday and it will be worth every last moment of your time… I promise, cause, I’ll be there and we’ll have a great time. Come out and keep the dream alive!!! There is a Mr. Right out there, you just have to kiss a lot of Mr. Wrong’s to get to him.
“What is your worst dating story?” Share it here and you could win some cool prizes!!
FYI – Mingle Media TV will be covering the Red Carpet… so we’ll have photos and video interviews for those of you who are not in LA – but if you’re in LA – Please come out and support Devin Mills – solidarity sisters!
Mingle Media TV Network, WebTV Workshop & Creative Labs Team Up to Find Best LIVE Web Series Idea
MMTVN Launches a New Contest Looking for the Next Best Live Streaming Web Series Idea with Studio Bundle Prize Pack from Creative Labs and Winner Selection from the WebTV Workshop of Hollywood
Mingle Media.TV announced today that beginning July 6, 2010 they will be looking for the next best live streaming web show idea and running a contest with a studio pack of products from Creative Labs going to the winner of the best idea. The web show ideas that are deemed the best by WebTV Workshop staff will receive the giveaway and will have their show air LIVE on the MMTVN network while simulcasting LIVE on the iPhone, Blackberry, Android, and other smart phones and archived for on-demand replay through Blip.TV, Boxee, and Roku or as an iTunes podcast.
Mingle Media TV currently produces over 38 hours of live and episodic web TV interactive programming each week. MMTVN’s expert content providers create a social Web TV experience where the show hosts and audience engage in a real-time conversation on topics they are interested in. Advertisers benefit from an integrated ad approach, where the hosts talk about products, which later become meta-tagged content on the Internet as part of their sponsorship. This contest was created as a vehicle to promote the Mingle Media TV Network and Fan Favorite endorsed electronics products from Creative Labs.
Emmy-award winning co-founder of WebTV Workshop Diahnna Nicole Baxter and Producer Damian Pellicionne of the first professional WebTV Workshop School in Hollywood will be reviewing and selecting the winning idea submitted. More info on WTVW can be found at http://www.webtvworkshop.com.
“Many times our new show hosts are finding they need to purchase better broadcasting equipment,” says Stephanie Piche, founder and CEO of Mingle Media TV. “Creative Labs has been a brand we have trusted for new media video technology creation including live broadcasting, so we are excited to promote them for this contest.”
Contestants need to “like” the Mingle Media TV Facebook Fan Page, http://www.facebook.com/MingleMediaTVNetwork and then submit their web show idea to Mingle Media via the web form found at http://www.minglemediatv.com/ContestSubmission.html. The contest starts on July 6, 2010 and ends at midnight on July 31, 2010. No purchase required. Complete rules are available at the Mingle Media TV website and on their Facebook fan page.
Loved seeing this contest sponsored by Macy’s for the upcoming 64th Annual Tony Awards. With so many people loving theatre (me) and Glee (okay, me too)… getting the opportunity to put a video up for a chance to win a trip to go to the Tony’s is a dream come true.
So here’s how it works… if you are older than the age of 13 and can upload video content of yourself singing one of the following Broadway tunes (my favorite is ONE from a Chorus Line) then you’re entered to win:
- “96,000” – In the Heights
- “Gimme, Gimme” – Thoroughly Modern Millie
- “Good Morning, Baltimore” – Hairspray
- “I’m Gonna Wash that Man Right Outa My Hair” – South Pacific
- “The Lonely Goatherd” – The Sound of Music
- “Maybe” – Annie
- “One” – A Chorus Line
- “Stars” – Les Misérables
- “Ya Got Trouble” – The Music Man
So go get your voice warmed up and go upload your awesome video to www.CBS.com/Tonys now through May 27 when the fun starts with public voting ending on June 1 at 12:00 AM, ET. Phase II starts on June 3, when the five semi-finalists will be revealed and yes, more voting. The five finalists will also be flown to New York City to participate in a live sing-off in Macy’s Herald Square on Friday, June 11 – where a panel of Broadway stars and experts, along with the online votes, will choose two finalists who will win the opportunity to walk the red carpet at THE 64TH ANNUAL TONY AWARDS at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 13. The two finalists will also be decked out for the red carpet with a $1,000.00 gift card from Macy’s.
Finalists will be featured on The 64th Annual Tony Awards, Sunday, June 13 on CBS!!
What are you waiting for – go here! (Make your video first…)