Big Red Announces College Basketball Sweepstakes

AUSTIN, Texas — Big Red, America’s original and best-selling red soda, is partnering with ScoreBig.com to give away thousands of dollars in ticket vouchers to Big Red fans. One lucky winner and a friend will be taking in all the festivities, games and madness with an all expense-paid trip to college basketball’s National Championship Weekend in Arlington, TX.

“Big Red fans are very passionate about their basketball,” says Thomas Oh, SVP of Marketing at Big Red, Inc. “By partnering with ScoreBig, we can offer them a chance to experience the rush of being in North Texas for the finals.”

During the promotion, in-store signage will direct consumers to http://www.BigRed.com/ScoreBigto enter to win the trip. And to make the offer a little sweeter, every entrant will receive $15 off tickets at ScoreBig.com. Eleven runner-ups will receive vouchers valued between $50 and $200 to use at ScoreBig.com. If by chance sports are not your cup of tea then ScoreBig also offers discounts on concert, theater, and family attraction tickets.

The promotion begins February 15th and runs through March 21, 2014. Sweepstakes open to U.S. customers only and offered only while supplies last. Restrictions apply. Please visit BigRed.com/ScoreBig for complete offer rules and information.

About Big Red 

Big Red, Inc. is one of the top 10 beverage companies in North America with a history dating back to 1937. Along with Big Red®, recognized as the number-one selling red soda, Big Red, Inc. also markets beverage brands Big Red Zero®, Big Blue®, Big Peach®, Big Pineapple®, NuGrape®, and Nesbitt’s® products. Distributed widely throughout the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, Independent Bottlers and Pepsi Beverages Company, consumers across the country enjoy Big Red, Inc.’s beverages.

About ScoreBig 

ScoreBig enables consumers to get great tickets for live sports, concert and theater events – at guaranteed savings of up to 60 percent. ScoreBig.com customers pick their own price on seats from the floor to the rafters, always pay less than box office price, and never pay any fees. For its partners, ScoreBig.com is the first and only opaque sales channel to move unsold ticket inventory in a way that protects the ticket owner’s brand and full-price sales. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif., ScoreBig.com was founded in 2009 and is backed by Bain Capital Ventures and U.S. Venture Partners. ScoreBig.com was recently recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Most Promising Companies and by Billboard as one of the 10 Best Start-ups of 2012.