We're giving away two pairs of tickets every week until Charlotte Oktoberfest on Sept. 27.
Just register before the first NFL game Sept. 4 and you'll get a shot to win one of three $50 gift cards from Dick's Sporting Goods.
Got a funny lookin tomato? Zany zucchini? You could win a $25 gift card by entering the Observers oddball vegetable gardening contest.
Enter our 'How I Shot My Summer Vacation' contest for a chance to win a $25 gift card, T-shirt and more.
CharlotteObserver.com would like to share photos and stories of pets who might have been abandoned who found (or kept!) their homes.