Jump into Ireland with Van Morrison!

Thank you everyone who pledged their support and mailed in entries on September 10th. Tune in on September 28th, when we name the big winner to hear who will be Jumping into Ireland with Van Morrison!

Click Here to view the video of the grand prize drawing!

WERS 88.9 FM has a once in a lifetime chance for you and someone special to see Van Morrison in concert in his hometown of Belfast, Northern Ireland. Thanks to a generous gift from Tourism Ireland, Exile Productions Limited, and Blue Note records, WERS has two tickets to see Van Morrison live in concert in his hometown of Belfast, Northern Ireland on Saturday, October 20, where he’ll be performing song from his new album Born to Sing: No Plan B. Plus 2 round trip tickets and 3 nights hotel accommodations.

Listen to WERS on Monday, September 10, for a chance to become a member and to contribute to the future of WERS. Everyone who pledges, even if you’re already a member, is automatically entered to jump into Northern Ireland with Van Morrison in concert. You can also enter by sending your name and contact information to WERS, no purchase or donation necessary. Help support WERS and you could discover Belfast, Northern Ireland, Van Morrison’s hometown and birthplace of the Titanic with an intimate concert from Van Morrison.

Make sure you tune in on September 10 to support WERS and for your chance to Jump into Ireland with Van Morrison!

To Discover Northern Ireland for yourself now visit there website here.







Contest Rules: 

NO PURCHASE OR DONATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Void in NY, FL, and where prohibited. Begins at 2:00am EST on 9/10/12 and ends at 7:00pm EST on 9/10/12. All Federal, State, Local laws and regulations apply. To enter, pledge a donation to WERS via the telephone ((617) 824-8700) or via the website (www.wers.org), or mail your name and contact information to ATTN: Jump Into Ireland to WERS, 120 Boylston Street, Boston MA, 02116. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by 9/10/12. Open only to U.S. residents 21 years and older. Limit one entry per person, regardless of method of entry. WERS and Emerson College employees, staff members, trustees, volunteers, and their families, and other persons involved in the administration of the Sweepstakes, are not eligible. One (1) winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries on 9/28/12 to win one pair of tickets to see Van Morrison perform on 10/20/12 in Belfast, Ireland, 2 round trip airline tickets to Belfast, Ireland (from Boston, MA) and 3 nights, double occupancy hotel accommodations in Belfast, courtesy of Tourism Ireland, Exile Productions Limited, and Blue Note Records. ARV: $5,000. Sponsored by WERS, 120 Boylston Street, Boston MA, 02116. Click Here for full official rules.

23 Responses to Jump into Ireland with Van Morrison!

  1. Please enter me in the Jump into Ireland promotion.
    Robert O’Brien
    I will be listening September 10

    Robert O'Brien August 28, 2012 at 6:32 PM Reply
  2. I love WERS and my dad loves van morrison and has always dreamed of traveling to ireland!

    jeff denno August 29, 2012 at 9:22 AM Reply
  3. I love WERS and my father loves Van Morrison and has always dreamed of traveling to Ireland

    jeff denno August 29, 2012 at 9:26 AM Reply
  4. I currently have a picture of Van Morrison from the Last Waltz as my timeline wallpaper on Facebook. I have never been to Ireland, and can’t think of a better way than to see the best artist to come from there!

    Please enter me!

    Eric Zawada August 29, 2012 at 11:41 AM Reply
  5. Great opportunity. Please enter me in the chance to win the trip. Have been a Van Fan since the he was singing lead on the tune Gloria for “Them” Bev

    Bev Komisaruk August 29, 2012 at 1:24 PM Reply
  6. I have been a great admirer of ERS and Van Morrison. Please enter my name in the contest. I would be thrilled to go!!!

    Christine Brown August 29, 2012 at 3:10 PM Reply
  7. Hi Everyone,

    So glad you’re excited for this unique opportunity. We can’t wait until September 10th. Please check out the official rules and the Jump Into Ireland page for instructions on how to enter. If you have any questions about what to do, just let us know!

    Sara M. August 30, 2012 at 12:01 PM Reply
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  9. I love this station. I will also be tuning IN for this oppertunity. WOO HOO

    Patrick Gavin September 4, 2012 at 2:10 PM Reply
  10. We’d love to win!!!!

    kathleen Marquis September 4, 2012 at 8:24 PM Reply
  11. Love WERS, love the contest!

    Please enter me into the contest and . . . Pick me! Pick me!

    Amelia O'Connor September 5, 2012 at 5:55 PM Reply
    • Please enter my name in your contest. I love Van Morrison and I’d love it even more to hear him play in Ireland!

      Mary Strachan September 6, 2012 at 12:58 PM Reply
  12. Please enter my name in your contest. I’m a big fan of VAN the MAN!
    Seeing him back on the old sod would be brilliant! Maureen

    Maureen Leydon September 6, 2012 at 1:11 PM Reply
  13. Please enter me in the contest!

    Sarah Buyer September 6, 2012 at 7:43 PM Reply
  14. Please enter my name in the Jump to Ireland contest. I am a long time Van Morrison fan. I am also a big fan of WERS. I love the diversity of your playlists.

    Charlie Friel September 7, 2012 at 1:14 PM Reply
  15. My friend is from belfast and he hasn’t been home in years. I am a lifelong Van Morrison fan. It would be the trip of a lifetime.

    Garth Cavicchi September 7, 2012 at 3:39 PM Reply
  16. WERS = The best music and the best contests! Please enter me in the Jump into Ireland contest.

    Lisa Benoit September 8, 2012 at 12:08 PM Reply
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  18. LOVE your station. I just pledged! Fingers crossed.

    Joanne Martin September 10, 2012 at 2:12 PM Reply
  19. My husband and I love his music! This would be a super gift if we got it! Otherwise, thank yo for putting it together!

    Astrid Poodts September 10, 2012 at 4:17 PM Reply
  20. long time member would love to see “van the man” please enter me in the contest

    david girard September 10, 2012 at 5:19 PM Reply
  21. “I’m going back, going back to my own ones…”
    love, love, love Van Morrison – music like a heartbeat.
    Thanks for entering me in WERS’ THRILLING Jump Into Ireland contest.

    D. Underwood September 10, 2012 at 5:24 PM Reply
  22. I have been trying to click on the support link and it won’t open. So please enter me and I will give once I can make a connection!

    Wanda Fischer September 10, 2012 at 6:11 PM Reply

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