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Last Couple Standing Contest 2015 will give Couples a Chance at Getting the Wedding of their Dreams

06/29/2015 12:51 PM -




Last Couple Standing Contest Returns in 2015 at the Corpus Christi Wedding Fair on July 26


(Corpus Christi, TX – June 29, 2015) SMG American Bank Center, Wedding Fair Events along with The Beach 96.5 FM presents The Last Couple Standing contest.  The Last Couple Standing contest will take place at the 2015 Wedding Fair on July 26, 2015 at 12:00 pm- 5:00pm and one lucky couple will have the chance to win a wedding prize package valued at over $10,000.00.  Admission to the wedding fair is just $12.00.  Don’t miss it!


During the July 2015 Wedding Fair, ten engaged couples will have the opportunity to test the dynamics of their relationships while competing against one another in wedding themed elimination challenges for a chance to win a wedding package!  The winning couple will receive a wedding package that includes a reception area at the American Bank Center, $1,000 in hors d’ oeuvres, gift cards and discounts from various local wedding vendors.


To enter for a chance to compete in The Last Couple Standing contest, register online at Americanbankcenter.com/LastCoupleStanding and send us your most romantic photo of you and your significant other and tell us how you fell in love in 150 characters. Entries must be received by July 17, 2015 at 11:59 pm.


American Bank Center will pick 5 of the 10 lucky couples to participate. SMG American Bank Center will start to announce the couples on AmericanBankCenter.com/LastCoupleStanding on July 20, 2015. The bride and groom both must be able to attend the Wedding Fair on July 26, 2015 from 11:00am- 5:00pm. The winning couple will be chosen the day of the competition at the American Bank Center on July 26, 2015 at 5:00pm.  Gift certificates are non-transferable, only good for one year, and have no cash value.  The Grand Prize Package is subject to change.


The winner will receive

American Bank Center/Venue Rental Only/Based Upon Choice of Ballroom/Guest Count *Winner must choose from the American Bank Center/SAVOR inclusive package. Rental room cost will be deducted from the total package based upon minimum guest guarantee.-----------------------Valued from $850.00 to $3,150.00


Men’s Wearhouse/Tuxedos for Wedding Party (up to 5)------ -$899.95

Razzle Dazzle/Decorating Package-----------------------------$1,400.00

M & J Photography/Photography Package-----------------------$900.00

Skip Entertainment/DJ & Video---------------------------------$2,000.00

Wedding Fair/Honeymoon Accomodation Package--------------$600.00

Coastal Wedding Connections/Featured Story in Magazine-----$750.00

Blue Moon Entertainment/Search Lights--------------------------$400.00

...and more!



           For complete rules, visit Americanbankcenter.com/LastCoupleStanding


About SMG

Founded in 1977, SMG provides management services to more than 230 public assembly facilities including convention and exhibition centers, arenas, stadiums, theaters, performing arts centers, equestrian facilities, science centers and a variety of other venues. With facilities across the globe, SMG manages more than 15 million square feet of exhibition space and more than 1.5 million sports and entertainment seats. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides venue management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services for such landmark facilities as McCormick Place & Solider Field in Chicago, Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, Houston’s NRG Park and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions and catering company SAVOR, currently serving more than 130 accounts worldwide.

SMG managed American Bank Center is Corpus Christi’s premier event center. Follow us online at www.Americanbankcenter.com, facebook.com/AmericanBankCenter, twitter.com/AmericanBankCtr, on Instagram @americanbankcenter, and Tumblr @AmericanBankCenter.