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Marcus® Hotels & Resorts Spreads Holiday Cheer With “12 Days of Marcus” Sweepstakes

Winner receives prize package of 12 amazing deals and experiences at Marcus restaurants, hotels and theatres totaling nearly $7,000

By - Nov 22nd, 2017 02:41 pm
The Pfister Hotel. Photo courtesy of Marcus Hotels & Resorts.

The Pfister Hotel. Photo courtesy of Marcus Hotels & Resorts.

MILWAUKEE, November 22, 2017 – Amidst decking the halls and spreading holiday cheer, Marcus® Hotels & Resorts is launching its first “12 Days of Marcus” sweepstakes with a grand prize consisting of experiences at multiple hotels, resorts, restaurants and theatres in Illinois and Wisconsin. The “12 Days of Marcus” sweepstakes allows individuals to gain entries for completing tasks such as visiting company websites, purchasing gift cards and engaging on social media, among other activities. The sweepstakes will start on Friday November 24, 2017 and end on Sunday, December, 31, 2017 at 11:59 PM CT.

“We are thrilled to celebrate the holiday season by gifting one lucky guest with 12 exciting Marcus experiences,” said Erin Levzow, vice president of marketing for Marcus Hotels & Resorts. “Whether it’s dining at one of our restaurants, playing golf at an award-winning course or enjoying free popcorn for a year, one customer will win a variety of exciting Marcus experiences to enjoy!”

Of all the entries received, Marcus Hotels & Resorts will draw one lucky winner on January 31, 2018. The winner will be awarded with 12 extraordinary Marcus experiences, valued at $6,725.00, including:


1. The Pfister Hotel, Hilton Milwaukee City Center & InterContinental Milwaukee | One Night Stay at Each Milwaukee Hotel

Experience all three of Marcus Hotels’ premier Milwaukee properties – The AAA-Four Diamond Pfister Hotel, the AAA-Four Diamond Hilton Milwaukee City Center and the InterContinental Milwaukee. The winner will receive three Marcus promotional cards, each valid for one year, for a one-night stay at each Milwaukee property. Each Marcus promotional card includes additional redemption details. Reservations must be made based on availability, and some date restrictions apply.

2. WELL Spa + Salon | Quarterly 60-Minute Spa Services

The winner will receive four Marcus promotional cards to the WELL Spa + Salon at The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, which are valid for four 60-minute services. Each service is based on availability and appointments must be made between Monday and Thursday. Gratuity is not included.

3. One Special Occasion Cake Made by a Marcus Hotels & Resorts Pastry Chef

Celebrate a special occasion or milestone with a delicious, one-of-a-kind cake made by a Marcus Hotels & Resorts pastry chef. The winner will receive a Marcus promotional card valid for one year. The cake must be ordered two weeks in advance and cannot be requested during the holiday season (Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve). The chef and the winner will mutually decide on the cake’s theme, and the cake will serve a maximum of 25 people.

4. Grand Geneva Resort & Spa | Two-Night Stay in a One-Bedroom Villa

The winner will be able to enjoy a weekend away for a two-night stay in one of Grand Geneva Resort’s new villas featuring all the latest resort amenities, spacious living areas, private bedrooms and a full kitchen. Reservations must be made based on availability and blackout dates apply, including holiday weekends.

5. The Brute and The Highlands at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa | One Round of Golf for a Group of Four

Fore! Experience award-winning golf at The Grand Geneva Resort’s two championship courses – The Brute and The Highlands. Winner will receive two Marcus promotional cards valid for the 2018 season. The Marcus promotional cards are valid for one foursome (18 holes) at The Brute and one foursome (18 holes) at The Highlands valid Sunday – Thursday after 1:00 p.m. and tee times are based on availability.

6. The Mountain Top at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa | 12 Weekday Ski Tickets for the 2018 Ski Season

Strap on those skis and take on the slopes at The Mountain Top at Grand Geneva Resort & Spa. The 12 Days of Marcus winner will receive a Marcus promotional card for 12 adult lift tickets valid Monday – Friday for the 2018 ski season. Tickets must be redeemed based on availability and are not valid during holiday periods.


7. Blu at The Pfister Hotel | Romantic Evening for Two with a View

Enjoy the best views of downtown Milwaukee with that special someone at Blu at The Pfister Hotel. The winner will receive a romantic evening for two, including a reserved table with a view, a bottle of sparkling wine and dessert. Reservations must be made with a Blu manager at least 48 hours in advance of requested reservation and reservations are based on availability.

8. Mason Street Grill at the Pfister Hotel | Chef’s Dinner for Eight People

Indulge at Mason Street Grill at The Pfister Hotel with a five-course dinner including wine and cocktail pairings. The winner will receive a Marcus promotional card valid for one year. Arrangements and date availability must be mutually agreeable between the winner, the chef and Mason Street Grill, and reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. Valid Sunday – Thursday and not available on holidays.

9. Miller Time Pub & Grill at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center | Dinner for Four People and $50 Bar Tab

Cheer on your favorite sports team at Miller Time Pub & Grill at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center with dinner and drinks. Guests will also receive complimentary parking in the Hilton Milwaukee City Center’s parking garage during dinner and the game with meal validation. Reservations are required and are based on availability.

10. SafeHouse Chicago | Dinner & EscapeHouse Experience for 10 People

Can you master EscapeHouse Chicago? The 12 Days of Marcus winner and nine friends are invited to test their skills at EscapeHouse Chicago before a celebratory dinner at SafeHouse Chicago next door. The winner will receive a SafeHouse Chicago Marcus promotional card and an EscapeHouse Chicago Marcus promotional card, which are valid for one year. Reservations must be prearranged and mutually agreed upon by SafeHouse Chicago management and winner, and are based on availability. The SafeHouse Chicago dinner and EscapeHouse Chicago experience may be used on separate occasions.

11. SafeHouse Milwaukee | Dinner for 10 people

Your next mission: SafeHouse Milwaukee. Control will award the winning spy with a SafeHouse Milwaukee Marcus promotional card for dinner for ten, which is valid for one year. Reservations must be prearranged and mutually agreed upon by SafeHouse Milwaukee management and winner and are based on availability.


12. Popcorn for a Year at Marcus Theatres | 2018 Refillable Popcorn Bucket with a $208 Marcus Promotional Card

What’s better than popcorn and a movie? Free popcorn for a year at Marcus Theatres! The grand prize winner will receive a Marcus promotional card to enjoy $4 promotional popcorn bucket refills for each visit to a Marcus Theatre. The Marcus promotional card is valued at $225 (52 weeks x $4 plus tax), and includes additional redemption details. The winner does not have to use the bucket only once per week, but understands that the value of the Marcus promotional card may run out if it is used more frequently.

* Marcus promotional cards for all prizes are not redeemable for cash.

To participate in the “12 Days of Marcus” sweepstakes and for more information, please visit:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Sweepstakes open to U.S. residents at least 18, except in CO, NY, FL, and RI. Sweepstakes begins on 11/24/17 and ends 12/31/17. All prizes will be awarded in the form of a Marcus Entertainment and Promotion Card usable solely for the prize indicated. Each Marcus promotional card is valid from January 31, 2018 to January 30, 2019, unless otherwise indicated. Number of entries per participant depends on the activities participated in and are limited as indicated. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries. Void where prohibited. Marcus Hotels, Inc., 100 East Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1900, Milwaukee, WI 53202, is the sponsor of this sweepstakes. For Official Rules, prize descriptions, and other restrictions, visit

About Marcus Hotels & Resorts

Marcus Hotels & Resorts owns and/or manages 18 hotels, resorts and other properties in the U.S. The company’s distinctive portfolio includes city-center meeting hotels, upscale resorts, historic properties, and premium branded and independent first-class hotels. Marcus Hotels & Resorts is an approved operator for all major lodging brands. A leader in the hospitality industry since 1962, Marcus Hotels & Resorts creates asset value for hotel owners through its expertise in management, development and product repositioning, including hotel food and beverage concepts developed by its Marcus Restaurant Group, featuring premier brands such as Mason Street Grill, ChopHouse and Miller Time Pub & Grill. The company is also growing its experiential restaurant concept, The SafeHouse, with a second location that opened in early 2017 in Chicago, Ill. For more information, please follow the company on Facebook and Twitter (@MarcusHotels).

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