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Get Your Wave On Stingray Bay Video Contest - 2013

Posted by Tara Henson on 07/16/2013

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                                                                              July 16, 2013


CONTACTS:   Tara Henson:  (405) 425-0219, office; (405) 919-9038, cell; or [email protected]

                      Candice Rennels:  (405) 425-0298, office; (405) 412-6172, cell; or [email protected]


Get Your Wave On! Stingray Bay Video Contest


What: At the OKC Zoo, we're sliding and gliding into summer fun as we announce the grand opening of Stingray Bay! And you can join us! Grab your video camera or smart phone, grab some friends or go it alone. Whatever you do, give us a smile and show us how YOU move to the music with your version of the Stingray Wave! Enter your video(s) for your chance to win weekly drawings and the ultimate grand prize.

Where: For contest tips, rules and to hear the Stingray Wave jingle featuring Spaghetti Eddie, please visit

When:  The deadline has been extended through Friday, August 16, 2013.

Who:  Contest entrants must be Oklahoma residents who are at least 18 years of age.

How:  Submit a short, original video (no longer than one minute) of your version of the Stingray Wave at [email protected]. Videos may be recorded at any location. Each eligible entrant may submit up to three (3) videos. Approved video entries and/or winners will be posted at by date. Winners also will be posted at Weekly winners are also eligible to win the grand prize. The grand prize winner will be randomly selected on Friday, August 16, 2013, at 5 p.m., and announced by noon on Monday, August 19.  Thank you for keeping your videos family friendly.

GRAND Prize: $1,000 Visa Gift Card to spend as you please, courtesy of Oklahoma City Community College.

Weekly Prizes: Tuition for a Zoology class at OCCC (valued at $309) and an OKC Zoo family annual membership (valued at $70). Prizes will be randomly selected on Thursday of each promotional week. Prizes will be announced by noon each Friday.

Sponsors: The Stingray Bay "Wave On" Video Contest is sponsored by News9, OCCC and the OKC Zoo.


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