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PAW-Parazzi Photo Contest

Are you a proud pet owner? We know you have endless pics of your puppy in your camera roll. Submit snapshots of your virtual dog in There.com for the chance to win a rare breed of canine not currently available in the There Pet Store. Highlight your puppy’s star personality and enter the PAW-Parazzi Photo Contest during the Dog Days of Summer event.

Dog Photo Contest Categories

Best In Breed Labradors
Best In Breed Dachshunds
Best In Show
Most Photogenic
Grumpiest
Most Dapper
Furry Friends
Man’s Best Friend
Darn Dog
Curious Canine

Submit your dog photo(s) from Saturday, July 11th to Sunday, July 26th. To enter the photo contest, email the following information to Feedback@thereinc.com.

  1. Subject Line: PAW-Parazzi
  2. Your Avatar Name
  3. Attach up to 10 photo categories.

The winners of all ten dog photo categories will be announced at the PAW-Parazzi Party on Monday, July 27th at the Paiz Puppy Park. All ten category winners will receive a special award presented at the party. There will be a dice roll for the ten category winners for the chance to win a rare breed dog. Every dog owner that submits a PAW-Parazzi photo to the contest will receive a free dog treat to give to their trusty canine companion. All photo entries will be posted to the There Blog and official There Facebook page.

The Grand Prize winner and contest participants do not need to be present at the after-party to collect rewards. Dog treats and the grand prize will be awarded within 72 hours after the end of the PAW-Parazzi Party. Prizes will automatically be added to participants inventories.

PAW-Parazzi Photo Examples

You do not need to know how to use photo capturing software to take good photos of your dog. You can easily use the built in There Camera to capture the magic. On your toolbar go to There>ThereCam>Take Photo Now to snap a pic of your pup. If your doggy refuses to sit still for photos, you can use any photo editing program to create your ideal dog memory book.

The PAW-Parazzi Photo Contest was brought to you by the Dog Days of Summer event in the Virtual World There.

Pupcation Postcard Challenge

Take your virtual dog on a fun adventure to different island locations in There.com. After months of being cooped up at home, your puppy deserves to be able to sniff and explore new places. Celebrate the Dog Days of Summer in the Virtual World There and take your fur baby on a well-deserved pupcation!

Enter the Pupcation Postcard Challenge with your puppy during the Dog Days of Summer event. Make sure to take lots of photos of your travels with your canine companion. Submit pics of your pup’s adventures in There for a chance to win a rare breed of dog not currently available in the There Pet Store.

Submit your pupcation photo(s) in There from Saturday, July 11th to Sunday, July 26th. To enter the photo challenge, email the following information to Feedback@thereinc.com.

  1. Subject Line: Pupcation Photos
  2. Your Avatar Name
  3. Attach up to 5 Pupcation photos to your email.

Each photo entry earns you a randomly assigned number. You can earn up to five entries for the challenge. The photographer with the highest total number will win a rare breed dog. The grand prize winner will be announced at the Pupcation Postcard Party on Monday, July 27th at the Paiz Puppy Park. Every dog owner that submits a pupcation photo will receive a free dog treat to give to their trusty canine companion.

The Grand Prize winner and contest participants do not need to be present at the after-party to collect rewards. Dog treats and the grand prize will be awarded within 72 hours after the end of the Pupcation Postcard Party. Prizes will automatically be added to participants inventories.

All photo entries submitted will be turned into There postcards and posted to the There Blog and official There Facebook page. You do not need to transform your photo into a postcard, we will do it for you. If your doggy refuses to sit still for photos, you can use any photo editing program to create your ideal memory book of your pupcation travels.

Pupcation Photo Examples

You do not need to know how to use photo capturing software to take good photos of your dog. You can easily use the built in There Camera to capture the magic. On your toolbar go to There>ThereCam>Take Photo Now to snap a pic of your pup.

It’s also okay if you do not know how to use a photo editing program to help you get the perfect shot. All Pupcation photo entries will be assigned random numbers, so your chances of winning the photo challenge are based on luck and not your photography skills. The point is to get out of the house with your precious pup and have fun travelling the many island locations in the Virtual World There.

The Pupcation Postcard Challenge was brought to you by the Dog Days of Summer event in the Virtual World There.

Virtual Gardening in There

The hillsides, valleys and waterways of the virtual world There.com are blooming with flowers and plants during the Spring Garden Festival. Thereians have planted victory gardens, flower beds, tropical flora, cannabis farms, garden hideaways and more during the month-long festival.

Take a self-guided tour of the 2020 Garden Decorating Contest entries. Click on the hyperlink for the garden details page and then click visit to teleport while you are logged into the 3-D world There to visit the virtual gardens.

Intelligent Design Greenhouse by Agapelove
Fleuris De Jardin by BlueAnn
The Greenhouse by Charlie__BST
Laleeda Thereian Memorial Garden by Christone
Cissy’s Famous Red Wine by Cissy_59
Dave’s Botanical Grove by Dave008
EmmaJean’s Garden Lot by EmmaJean
MAHALOJUANA FARMS by fatjohn
Aloha Gardens by HoodAvie
Dragon Riders Yard by LadyMisty
Water Garden Lounge by Lemon28
Fifi’s Garden by MademoiselleFifi
Lavender Fields Forever by Megs_Happy
Avian Garden by NancyJo
Pen’s Garden at Kipp by Penguin16
Lakeview Falls Clubhouse by Superdale
Flamingo Tea Garden by Susanszy
Peaceful Hideaway by VeryKerry
Grotto Garden by _Squirrelett

All of the contestants received a special garden gift for planting a garden this year. The gardeners gathered at the Garden Tea Party event on Tuesday to roll the dice for the garden grand prize. It was a tie-breaker event with two contestants rolling the same high number. Congratulations to Megs_Happy for winning the highest score and taking home the Spring Garden Festival commemorative t-shirt and buggy along with a one-drop garden to add to her already stunning and beautiful garden contest entry.

Megs_Happy Garden Grand Prize Winner

Spring Garden Contest

The Spring Garden Festival is in full bloom in the virtual world There.com. We invite all Thereians who plant a garden this year to enter the 2020 Spring Garden Contest. We have a special garden gift for all participating gardeners and there will be a garden grand prize for a lucky dice-roll winner.

Gardens come in all shapes and sizes. Any size Lot, PAZ or Neighborhood is welcome to enter the Spring Garden Contest. To enter the contest, plant your virtual garden in There and then email the subject line “Garden Contest” to feedback@thereinc.com and include your Avatar name along with a link to your garden. Participants have until Sunday, May 17th at 6:00 PM Pacific to submit their garden entries. A special garden gift and entry confirmation email will be sent to all gardeners.

On Tuesday, May 19th dress in your finest fashion for a fancy Garden Tea Party celebrating the Spring Garden Contest winner. A dice-roll will be held at the beginning of the event for all gardeners who participated the contest. The gardener with the highest number rolled will win the garden grand prize. After the dice-roll and tea time, we will embark on a tour of the garden entries. Sign up for the Garden Tea party starting at 5:00 PM Pacific on May 19th. Gardeners must be present at the dice-roll for a chance to win the grand prize.

If you have not planted your virtual garden in There yet, search Garden Auctions for items like flowers, plants and trees to get an idea of what kind of garden you’d be interested in growing. Designers are adding new flora and gardening tools every week during the Spring Garden Festival.

As an additional bonus for submitting an entry to the Spring Garden Contest, the Garden Committee will be keeping an eye out for special themed gardens. If your garden entry is one of the Spring Garden Festival weekly themes you may be awarded a special garden trophy by the Garden Committee. There will be a different garden theme for each week in the month of May during the festival. Week one will feature flower gardens. Trees, forests and jungles will take the spotlight for the second week. Vegetable gardens will be celebrated in week three and the last week of May will feature fruit, orchards and vineyards.

Gardening in the real-world can be an outlet for people stuck at home during the COVID-19 crisis. For those folks who cannot escape outside and dig their hands in the earth, the virtual world There offers a place for people to garden, relax and take their mind off things. Join us during the Spring Garden Festival in the month of May to celebrate virtual gardens in There.

Halloween Decorating Contest

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Halloween is a hauntingly  good time of year in the virtual world There.com. Our Designers have endless ghoulish imaginations and have created spooky and grisly virtual items for our community to decorate with during the Halloween season. If you are planning on building a haunted house, outdoor bloodbath, creepy cemetery or a scary scene, we’d like to invite you to enter your Zone in the 2016 Halloween Decorating Contest for the chance to win a Spooktacular gift.

There will be tours set up of participating locations between October 26th and 29th. Three anonymous judges will visit all of the locations and vote for their top three favorite Spooktacular spaces. A Halloween gift will be available for those participants that take 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. As an added prize bonus, all contest participants will have their names submitted in a dice roll for the chance to win a gift. The dice roll and contest winners announcement will take place at the Spooktacular Halloween Party on October 29th. Contest participants to not have to be present at the party to be accounted for in the dice roll. This year’s contest and Spooktacular Halloween Party is hosted by Coolnet560.

Good luck to all of our participants! Thanks for sharing your creativity with our community

 

 

Summer There Games Logo Contest

We are gearing up for another season of There Games! The next Summer Games will be held in several weeks. Submissions for the Summer There Games Logo are now being accepted. If you’ve got an artistic side we’d love for you to submit your own creative vision of the next Summer There Games logo. All logo entries are due by July 15th, so you’ve got a couple of weeks to work your graphic design magic.

Please read the Summer There Games Logo Contest guidelines below to enter.

  • Submit logo designs in .jpg or .png format.
  • Pixel size must be 512 x 256 or 256 x 512.
  • Include the words 2016 and Summer There Games or There Summer Games.
  • You may incorporate the official There logo.
  • You may NOT steal copyrighted material and incorporate it into your logo.
  • If your logo is found to have copyrighted material it will be disqualified.

All entries will be posted anonymously for the Thereian Community to vote on. The winning logo will be used on virtual merchandise. Sales from the Summer Games merchandise will go towards running the event as well as prizes for the winning teams.

If you’re interested in participating in the 2016 Summer Games logo contest, make sure to email your entry to theofficialtheregames@gmail.com by July 15th. Good luck to all of our contest participants!

 

 

Halloween Haunt Decorating Contest

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Add dust to those cobwebs and pull out your pumpkins! It’s time to take the Halloween boxes down from the attic and get to work decorating. Coolnet560 is hosting the 2015 Halloween Decorating Contest in There. Special gifts will be created for the top three winning locations in addition to a dice roll for all participants. The winners will be announced at Coolnet560’s Halloween party. Stay tuned for more event details. See the Contest Guidelines for the rules and information on where to submit your entry. All entries are due on Sunday, October 25th. You can find Halloween decorations in the Auctions to decorate your virtual home. Good luck to all of the participants!

Meet Your New 2015 Winter There Games Mascot!

 

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The 2015 Winter There Games Penguin Mascot has been named Frostbite! Congratulations to BlueAnn for coming up with the winning mascot name. A special prize will be awarded to BlueAnn for winning the contest.

Frostbite will be available for purchase in the Auctions to decorate your Lot or PAZ during the Winter There Games. All proceeds go towards supporting the Winter There Games events!

Cast Your Vote For the 2015 WTG Name the Mascot Contest

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Cast your vote to choose the name of the 2015 Winter There Games penguin mascot! Voting will close on February 6th. A special prize will be awarded to the Thereian that submitted the winning name.