Tegan & Sara, JR JR Lit Up the Stage with Hilton HHonors in Canada
Private Concert Spotlighted Member Benefits and Introduced Hilton World Tour Sweepstakes
MCLEAN, Va. - Without a doubt, Tegan & Sara know how to rock Canada. Headlining after Indie Pop Duo JR JR this past Saturday, June 25, the Canada-born band helped fans and members of Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton's 13 distinct brands, celebrate the unique benefits of the free-to-join membership program. The concert, which took place at Hilton Toronto, is part of the 2016 Hilton Concert Series - and was the series' first Canada concert.
From the pre-concert reception menu, which featured locally-inspired fare, to two intimate performances, Saturday's event provided 400+ attendees with an exclusive experience that only Hilton HHonors members can enjoy. To extend those unforgettable moments to more Hilton HHonors members this summer, Hilton introduced the Hilton World Tour sweepstakes. Now through August 31, 2016, Hilton HHonors members in Canada, the US and UK, who book directly with Hilton, have a chance to win two tickets to any Live Nation concert around the world. The three Grand Prize Winners (1 in each region) will also enjoy complimentary flights and a two-night stay at a nearby hotel within the Hilton portfolio. To participate and for alternate methods of entry, members can visit www.HiltonWorldTour.com prior to booking travel. No purchase necessary. Restrictions apply.**
"While the 2016 Hilton Concert Series continues to rock on, we're excited to provide our Hilton HHonors members with another excuse to stop and play - with the Hilton World Tour sweepstakes," said Mark Weinstein, senior vice president and global head of Customer Engagement, Partnerships and Loyalty at Hilton Worldwide. "We know our guests and loyalty members appreciate personalized experiences, and so we designed this customizable sweepstakes, allowing the winners to choose their own concert, creating their own incredible, once-in-a-lifetime trip."
The Perks of Loyalty
In addition to entering the Hilton World Tour sweepstakes, Hilton HHonors members who book direct will save time and money, and gain instant access to benefits like free wi-fi and upgrades, when available. To book direct, travelers are encouraged to schedule their travel on any of Hilton's 13 brand websites, the Hilton HHonors mobile app and reservation call centers, via Room Key or through preferred corporate travel partners and approved travel agents. Other highlighted perks of booking direct include:
- Exclusive Member Rate: Members of Hilton HHonors can take advantage of an exclusive member rate at thousands of hotels around the world.
- Instant Benefits: Hilton HHonors offers instant benefits to members, such as free Wi-Fi, digital tools like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key, as well as the ability to earn and redeem Hilton HHonors Points for free nights.
- Unforgettable Experiences: Booking direct opens the door to unique events, like private concerts, such last weekend's Tegan & Sara show, exclusive dining experiences and one-of-a-kind travel adventures.
- Loyalty Rewarded with More Personalized Service: Hilton HHonors members can better share their preferences with the hotel for a stay tailored to their requests.
Groupies Wanted: The 2016 Hilton Concert Series
As some of the many benefits of Hilton HHonors, Hilton has introduced members to some of the music industry's most buzz-worthy artists through the Hilton HHonors Artist Connections and Concert Series. Hilton HHonors members can redeem Points for these events at HHonors.com/auctions. Following last weekend's Tegan & Sara concert, the final concerts of this year's series include:
- Producer and singer/songwriter Grimes at Hilton Berlin in Berlin, Germany on July 19
- Country music singer/songwriter Kip Moore at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Nashville Downtown in Nashville, Tenn., on August 31
- GRAMMY-Award winner Gary Clark Jr at Hilton Austin in Austin, Tex., on October 28
**Abbreviated Hilton World Tour Terms & Conditions
Ends August 31, 2016. Void where prohibited. Hilton World Tour Sweepstakes. No purch nec. To enter and for rules go to www.HiltonWorldTour.com/en/us/rules. Hilton World Tour Canada Sweepstakes. No purchase necessary. To enter and for rules go to www.HiltonWorldTour.com/en/ca/rules.
Aucun achat requis. Se termine le 31 août 2016. Pour vous inscrire et pour consulter le règlement, visitez le www.HiltonWorldTour.com/fr/ca/rules. Nul là où la loi l'interdit. Hilton World Tour Great Britain Sweepstakes. Open to Hilton HHonors® members, who are GB resident and aged 18+. Terms apply, see www.Hiltonworldtour.com/en/uk/rules.
About Hilton Honors
Hilton Honors is the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 world-class brands comprising nearly 5,900 properties in 114 countries and territories. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, and free standard WiFi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key. With more than 94 million members, Hilton Honors offers hundreds of ways to earn and redeem Points. Members can redeem their Points for free nights, premium merchandise, and items on Amazon Shop with Points; make charitable contributions; or gain access to unique events through Hilton Honors Experiences, such as exclusive artist connections and VIP concerts with Live Nation®, and race experiences with McLaren Racing. The program is free to join, and travelers may enroll online by visiting www.hiltonhonors.com. Connect with Hilton Honors at newsroom.hilton.com/hiltonhonors, and follow Hilton Honors on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising nearly 5,900 properties with more than 939,000 rooms, in 114 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton earned a spot on the 2018 world’s best workplaces list, and has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its 100-year history. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, more than 94 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can’t buy, plus enjoy instant benefits, including digital check-in with room selection, Digital Key, and Connected Room. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.Download Article Photos