Text to enter sweepstakes are a fun way to enter sweeps when you are on the go. Though these sweepstakes are still free to enter, standard text messaging charges may apply from your cellphone provider, so be sure to check your cell phone plan before entering.
Here are some quickie text-to-enter sweeps...
Matt Blatt Text to Win Sweepstakes
Grand Prize of one Apple 8g iPhone, valued at $600, OR one Sony Playstation 3, valued at $600. Monthly prize (one left for the month of December) of an iPod Nano 2G, capable of holding up to five hundred songs.
To enter: Text the key word MATTBLATT to MYABC (69222)
Enter daily, ends December 31, 2007. Void where prohibited.
SITV's Music Madness Sweepstakes
Offering a Grand Prize of $1,000 (awarded in the form of a check) which may be used towards enjoying the concert of your choice.
To enter: Text the key word MUSIC to GOSITV (467488)
One entry per person/mobile phone number per day. Ends December 14, 2007.
High School Rock-Off Text2Win Sweepstakes
Begins January 11, 2008, and ends January 31, 2008.
Six winners will be chosen in a random drawing to win two tickets to a "mutually determined Live Nation concert". The high school band with the most votes will win a Motorola Motorizr phone (valued at $229.99) for each band member.
This sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of Ohio who are thirteen years of age or older, though some areas may be ineligible to enter.
To enter: Text the number of your favorite Ohio High School Band to 74974 (though the numbers are not listed in the official rules, you might be able to find this information out from the high school you wish to vote for)