Ticket Giveaway: Mister G Family Concert in Northampton

Win a Family 4-pack of Free Tickets & CD
Mister G in Concert
Saturday, January 8th, 2011 @ 10am
at The First Churches of Northampton

Win a CD and family 4-pack of free tickets to see local musician Mister G in Northampton on Januray 8th - part of the Nonotuck Community School Winter Family Concert Series.

Hilltown Families and Nonotuck Community School (NCS) have partnered up to offer one lucky family a chance to win a family 4-pack of free tickets to see Mister G as they kick off the schools 2011 Winter Family Concert Series in Northampton, MA on Saturday, January 8th at 10am—and Mister G is offering a signed CD to the winning family too! What better way to kick-off the New Year for families! Proceeds from the performance go to benefit Nonotuck Community School, local non-profit preschool! Deadline to enter to win is 01/04/11. Find out how to enter to win below.

ABOUT MISTER G

Over the past year, Mister G (Ben Gundersheimer) has performed with Dan Zanes in Northampton, and for kids in Europe and Latin America. He closed out 2010 with two shows at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan. Closer to home, Mister G played headlining sets at the Green River Festival and the WRSI Meltdown.

Winner of the first songwriting scholarship in the history of Berklee College of Music, Ben spent 20 years touring internationally as a bandleader and solo artist before getting his Masters in Elementary Education at Smith College in 2008. As Mister G, he has led innovative songwriting workshops in settings as varied as Sunnyside Preschool, Dana Farber Cancer Clinic, the 92nd St. Y, Horizons for Homeless Children, and the Smith College Campus School. For more information about Mister G, visit: www.mistergsongs.com.

ABOUT THE NCS 2011 WINTER FAMILY CONCERT SERIES

On Saturday, January 8th at 10am, Mister G will kick-off the NCS Winter Concert Series. This performance is the first of a three-part Winter Family Concert Series hosted by Nonotuck Community School. Follow-up concerts in the 2011 series feature The Alchemystics (Saturday, February 12th @ 10am) and The Nields (Saturday, March 5th @ 10am). All three concerts take place at The First Churches of Northampton (129 Main Street). Tickets will be sold only on the day of the shows (doors open 30 minutes before each concert): adults $7, children $5, and one and under, free. Proceeds from this concert series will go to benefit Nonotuck Community School, a nonprofit parent cooperative that provides early education and care for children aged 15 months to 5 years old, and is located in Florence, Massachusetts (221 Riverside Drive, 586-5996). For more information visit: www.nonotuck.org or call 413-586-5996.

HOW TO WIN

Your chance to win a family 4-pack of tickets to see Mister G in concert at The First Churches of Northampton on Saturday, January 8th, 2011 @ 10am, along with a copy of his CD, Pizza for Breakfast, is as easy as 1-2-3 (4)!  To win simply:

     

  1. SHARE THIS PAGE ON FACEBOOK BY SELECTING “LIKE” BELOW
  2. RECOMMEND A SONG FOR OUR COMMUNITY PLAYLIST (one entry per family) and be sure to tell us your
  3. FULL NAME and where you
  4. LIVE (TOWN/STATE) PLEASE include your town and state to be eligible.
  5. ACCURATE EMAIL (we never share your email address).
  6. We’ll randomly draw a winner and will share the results below.
  7.  

IT’S THAT SIMPLE! — Deadline is Wednesday, 01/04/11 @ 7pm (EST). Winner must be present at the concert to receive the signed CD.

If you don’t win and still really want to go, tickets will be sold at the door the day of the show.  See above for details.

8 Comments

  1. January 5, 2011 at 6:47 am

    Congratulations to

    • Piet Slaghekke of Easthampton, MA

    Piet has won a family 4-pack of tickets to see Mister G in concert at The First Churches of Northampton on Saturday, January 8th, 2011 @ 10am, along with a copy of his CD, Pizza for Breakfast.

    Thank you to Kathie, Jessica, Sandra, Piet, Kerry & Jessica for recommending songs for our community playlist. Great recommendations!

    Tune in every Saturday from 9-10am and/or Sundays from 7-8am to the Hilltown Family Variety Show to hear music families have recommended for our playlists. – Or anytime to the HFVS Podcast (see below).

    Check back towards the end of January for another ticket giveaway to see The Alchemystics (Saturday, February 12th @ 10am) and then in February for The Nields (Saturday, March 5th @ 10am) – all part of the Nonotuck Community School Winter Family Concert Series.

    Hilltown Family Variety Show

    The Hilltown Family Variety Show (HFVS) airs Saturday mornings on 103.3FM WXOJ, Northampton, MAfrom 9-10am, or anytime on the HFVS Podcast.

  2. Kathie Crivelli said,

    January 4, 2011 at 9:21 am

    oops, I live in Montague, MA

  3. Kathie Crivelli said,

    January 4, 2011 at 9:20 am

    Blackbird, from the Beatles… such a sweet song for children.

  4. Jessica M said,

    January 3, 2011 at 12:46 pm

    In honor of the concert, I’d have to recommend Mr. G, how about the title track, “Pizza for Breakfast”
    thanks, Jessica Morris, Northampton

  5. Sandra Dias said,

    December 31, 2010 at 5:08 pm

    This is so not in keeping with the cool kids’ rock that is so popular now, but my soon-to-be four year old absolutely loves “Bananaphone” by none other than Raffi! Not hip, to be sure, but a silly, fun, and funny song.

    Sandra Dias
    Holyoke, MA

  6. Kerry Anderson said,

    December 27, 2010 at 9:05 am

    Southwick, MA

    “Greased Lightening” from the “Grease” soundtrack…..my son loves to dance to this… :)

    Kerry Anderson

  7. Piet Slaghekke said,

    December 25, 2010 at 10:37 pm

    Easthampton, MA

    “Hey Soul Sister” by Train

  8. Jessica Harmon, Bernardston, MA said,

    December 25, 2010 at 11:42 am

    “The Princesss Who Saved Herself”, by Jonathan Coulton – Love this!


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