Contest targets curlers and wine lovers

Morning Star giving online readers a shot at tickets to Curling Classic

Watch some of the best curlers in the world.

Taste some of the area’s best wines and food.

The Morning Star is giving online readers a chance to win free tickets to a pair of upcoming events by clicking under “Contests” at

Two event passes are available for the Prestige Hotels and Resorts Curling Classic, which begins Thursday night at the Vernon Curling Club.

The annual event attracts some of the best women’s and men’s rinks on the planet, competing for $61,000 in prize money.

The contest for the Curling Classic ends at noon Thursday.

Two tickets are also up for grabs to the highly anticipated Pamper Your Palate at the Best Western Plus Vernon Lodge on Sunday, Oct. 7.

B.C. Wineries and Vernon restaurants combine to offer a culinary masterpiece.

Come taste B.C. wines from B.C. wineries and food from Vernon’s best restaurants.

The contest deadline for Pamper Your Palate is noon on Oct. 1.

The Morning Star is thrilled to support two great Canadian pastimes — curling and the Okanagan’s world-class wine industry,” said Ian Jensen, publisher.

“And keep checking our website for future contest opportunities.”