MCCS 29 Palms

Ugly Sweater Contest

Ugly Sweater Contest

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Enter: November 19 – December 6
(photos must be posted within this time frame)

Vote: December 7 – 9

Follow @mccs29palms on Instagram and post a photo of you in your ugliest sweater to your Instagram account with #MCCSugly2021 for the chance to win a $100 or $50 Visa gift card.

Enter: November 19 – December 6 at 11:59pm (DEADLINE EXTENDED).

IMPORTANT: If your Instagram account is private, you will need to change it to public through the end of the voting period of the contest on December 10, 11:59 pm (otherwise your entry will not be visible.)

The public will vote for their favorites, and a first and second place winner will receive a $100 and $50 Visa gift card respectively. MCCS will also award a first and second place winner. Four winners in all; two $100 gift card winners and two $50 gift card winners.

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Voting will open December 7 at 8am and close December 9 at 5pm. The winners will be contacted on Friday, December 10.

The photo with the most public votes will win first place. The photo with the second largest amount of votes will win second place. In the case of a tie for either of the public’s two winners, MCCS will choose at random between the tied votes.

MCCS’ winners will be chosen by a panel of MCCS 29 Palms Marketing employees for their originality, creativity and humor. All decisions of MCCS are final.



  • You must follow @mccs29palms on Instagram to be eligible to win.
  • One entry per Instagram account.
  • Subject of photo/video must be 18 years of age or older to enter.
  • By entering, you allow MCCS to repost your image for promotional purposes.

  • Only MCCS 29 Palms eligible patrons with existing base access (excluding MCCS employees) may enter.

  • Prizes must be picked up in person.

  • Entries must not be lewd, vulgar or offensive. No entries with profanity or promotion of alcohol or drugs will be considered.

  • Post must adhere to USMC Social Media Principles:
  • This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. You are providing your information to MCCS 29 Palms and not to Instagram. By participating in this promotion you agree to a complete release of Instagram from any claims.

  • We reserve the right to disqualify any inappropriate entry, or any entrant that we suspect of voting fraudulence.