Prizes | WTTW Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes


Grand Prize: 2021 Subaru Forester

Take the wheel of the roomiest, most powerful Forester ever built. It’s bigger, with more head and leg room, plus redesigned front seats offer improved comfort. The new Subaru Global Platform reduces noise and vibration so conversations are easier. It’s even a cleaner ride with upgraded, dirt-resistant interior material. With its impressive suite of standard safety features and nimble handling, the fuel-efficient Subaru Forester Limited will elevate your driving to a whole new level.

Value: $31,095

Thanks to Subaru, your Chicagoland Subaru dealers, and

Great Treasure Hunt Bonus Prize: Great Indoors

This $10,000 Walter E. Smithe gift card is a home decorator’s dream come true. Transform your home with stylish, comfortable, on-trend new furnishings. You dream it, they’ll build it!

Value: $10,000

Thanks to Walter E. Smithe

Spring: Early Bird: Pedal Away!

Outsmart traffic with these fancy wheels. The Apollo gas drive and Apollo HD Gas & Electric Hybrid Drive with Pedal Assist are two bestselling – and wallet-friendly – options for zipping through town. Have fun, look sharp, and maneuver our urban streets with ease.

Spring Early Bird entries must be received by June 29, 2020.

Value: $7,990

Thanks to City Scooters

Fall Early Bird Prize: Island Cruise

Discover an unforgettable world during a twelve-day expedition cruise through the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. Sail through secluded bays, meet locals who share their art and traditions, and experience some of the world’s most magical marine life and snorkel excursions.

Fall Early Bird prize. For entries received by October 19, 2020.

Value: $14,190

Thanks to Heritage Expeditions

Culinary Classes

Sharpen your cooking skills with a $2,500 gift card good for classes at The Chopping Block at the Merchandise Mart. Choose from a full calendar of hands-on workshops and demos led by top chefs who will share tips, proven techniques, and best practices.

Four prizes totaling $10,000

Thanks to The Chopping Block

Distinctive Rugs

Sophisticated homeowners depend on Oscar Isberian Rugs for exceptional carpets and service. Expert staff will help you select the ideal hand-woven Oriental area rug for your home.

Value: $6,500

Thanks to Oscar Isberian

Asian Adventure

Imagine a romantic island getaway at the Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru resort in the North Male’ Atoll, Maldives. Relax for five nights in a private, lovely Oceanview Pool Villa, with daily breakfast for two. Cherish breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, soothing spa treatments, and exquisite dining.

Value: $5,420

Thanks to Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru

Fun in Mexico

Escape for a seven-night stay for two at the all-inclusive Hotel Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas, one of Mexico’s top destinations. Enjoy white sand beaches, 24-hour room service, swim-up bars, global cuisine, and high-energy entertainment. Includes ground transfers, meals and drinks, and assistance from an Apple Vacations representative.

Value: $5,000

Thanks to Apple Vacations and  Riu Palace Cabo San Lucas

Fit for Adventure

Pump up your fitness routine in style. A 12-month Premier FFC Membership will keep two winners buff and fit. Take advantage of all FFC clubs, group classes, permanent lockers, two hours of free parking, unlimited towels, laundry service, monthly massages or training sessions, and year-round spa and store discounts.

2 prizes totaling $5,000

Thanks to Fitness Formula Club

Choose Your Cruise

Set sail with award-winning Princess Cruises. This $5,000 gift card is your passport to more than 100 countries on all seven continents. Experience new cultures, heavenly dining, and world-class entertainment when you step aboard.

Value: $5,000

Thanks to Princess Cruises

Ranch Hideaway

Connect with the wilderness at the exclusive Sorrel River Ranch Resort and Spa. A four-night stay for two at this blissful ranch in Moab, Utah will recharge and refresh you. Take in striking views of Utah’s red rock mountains from your River View Studio and experience rustic luxury at its best.

Value: $3,561

Thanks to Sorrel River Ranch Resort & Spa

Spa Oasis

Three winners will rejuvenate with a $1,000 gift certificate at the award‐winning Chuan Spa at The Langham Chicago. Find serenity in the tranquil space, pampered with organic facials, aromatherapy, and an array of skin treatments.

Value: $3,000

Thanks to Chuan Spa at The Langham, Chicago

Dance Delights

Two winners will be dazzled by The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater with four premium tickets at the regal Auditorium Theater. Another three winners will enjoy four level 1 tickets to the beloved American Ballet Theatre and enjoy enchanting classic repertoire.

5 Prizes
Value: $2,720

Thanks to Auditorium Theatre

Chicago Tours

One of the most popular attractions at Navy Pier in Chicago. Seven winners will set off with 10 tickets to Seadog by Hornblower! Enjoy views of Buckingham Fountain, Grant Park, Museum Campus and much more!

7 prizes
Value: $2,301

Thanks to Seadog Cruises by Hornblower

Ski Getaway

Escape to powder paradise in the heart of the Tetons. A four-night stay for two, and four days of skiing are yours at the Grand Targhee Resort. This alpine setting boasts light powder snow, superb slopes, short lift lines, and a friendly mountain vibe.

Value: $1,900

Thanks to Grand Targhee Resort

Road Atlas for Early Entrants

You won’t get lost with this classic road navigator. The ever-reliable Rand McNally Atlas gets you on track and adds insider facts about cities, parks, and attractions. The first 60 entrants in the spring and fall will get this handy guide.

120 prizes

Thanks to Rand McNally

Mackinac Getaway

Take in stunning views at the legendary Grand Hotel Mackinac Island for three nights. The Bed & Breakfast package includes an exceptional guest room, full breakfast in the Main Dining Room, all resort amenities, discount ferry tickets, and free admission to the art museum. .

Value: $1,717

Thanks to Grand Hotel, Mackinac Island

South East Asian Retreat

Renew yourself at Jaya House River Park, Siem Reap – near the magnificent Angkor Wat temples. Spend five nights in a Junior Suite by the Siem Reap River. Experience world-class amenities, spa treatments, airport pick-ups, daily tuk-tuk service, breakfast, and minibar. Plus, tickets to Phare, a heart-stopping Cambodian circus.

Value: $1,585

Thanks to Jaya House River Park, Siem Reap

Resort Retreat

Forget your troubles at the jaw-dropping West Baden Springs Hotel, in scenic French Lick. Your three-night stay for two includes two spa treatments, two trail rides, and two rounds of golf. Unwind in the old-world spa for the ultimate in massages and facials.

Value: $1,570

Thanks to French Lick Resort

Cozy Cottage Stay

Unplug for a three-night stay for two at the Tarpon Lodge on Pine Island. This historic “Old Florida” landmark will take you back to an unhurried bygone time. Spend your days fishing and birding, then doze and enjoy the breeze on the front deck of your charming cottage.

Value: $1,500

Thanks to Tarpon Lodge & Restaurant

Christmas Cheer Here

Twelve winners will find Christmas cheer at Santa’s Village. Enjoy admission for four, good for all rides, shows, and animal attractions. Fun for the whole family! Roller coasters and bumper cars for grownups. Visits with Mr. Claus and tyke-sized rides for youngsters.

12 prizes
Value: $1,296

Thanks to Santa's Village Azoosment Park

Let’s Go Hawks!

Cheer on your hockey heroes at an action-packed home game. Score four 200-level tickets for an up-close view of Blackhawks teamwork during the regular 2020-21 or 2021-22 season.

Value: $1,200

Thanks to Chicago Blackhawks

Star Gazing!

Blast off for out-of-this-world adventures! The Adler Family & Friends one-year membership connects you to space. Enjoy free admission and sky show tickets, reciprocal admission at nationwide science museums, and members-only space updates.

4 prizes
Value: $960

Thanks to Adler Planetarium

Window to the World of Theatre!

Experience the finest in dance, opera, and theatre without leaving your home. A one-year subscription to Marquee TV, a global streaming service, gives ten winners access to remarkable performances from the world’s top venues, including the Royal Opera House, the Bolshoi Ballet, and Royal Shakespeare Company.

10 prizes
Value: $899

Thanks to Marquee TV

Bob Ross Kit

With this Bob Ross Painting set – filled with fine brushes, premium paints, and guided lessons – you’ll soon amaze your friends with masterful portraits and landscapes full of happy little trees!

Value: $825

Thanks to Bob Ross Inc.

Aquarium Adventures

Dive in to win Shedd Aquarium prize packs! Get up close with a Beluga Whale encounter for two. Or, go behind the scenes – you and five friends get a rare view from of the people who care for the animals during a 60-minute guided tour.

2 prizes
Value: $760

Thanks to Shedd Aquarium

Play Package

Prepare to laugh, cry, and just be thrilled by live theatre. Ten lucky winners win a pair of tickets for Saint Sebastian Players’ three-play season package.

10 prizes
Value: $750

Thanks to Saint Sebastian Players

Wine Tasting with Friends

The pros at the award-winning Lynfred Winery will host seven private tastings for six guests. Sip a curated selection of Illinois-made reds, whites, and blends, with delectable food pairings. Santé!

7 prizes
Value: $700

Thanks to Lynfred Winery

Brews and More

Take a “backstage” tour for four at Half Acre Beer Company. Learn the fine points of the craft and sample house brews. Cash in a $100 gift card at the Tap Room for more drinks and savory plates.

Value: $600

Thanks to Half Acre Brewery

Wine & Dine

Host a chic private party for six at City Winery. Savor fine wines, choice hors d’oeuvres, and elegant service at this delightful West Loop venue. One private party for the winner and five guests.

Value: $540

Thanks to City Winery Chicago

Mini Monet

A double dose of culture awaits your youngster. The Paintbrush blends art and music lessons for kids age 1 to 12. Two families can each get one gift certificate for 10 consecutive weeks of classes.

2 prizes
Value: $530

Thanks to The Paintbrush

California Escape

Retreat from city life at Bass Lake, The Pines Resort. Surrounded by Yosemite National Park’s majestic beauty, this top-rated resort is a nature lover’s dream. Enjoy a three-night stay for two, spectacular lake views, and farm-to table dining at Ducey’s on the Lake with a $100 voucher.

Value: $500

Thanks to Bass Lake

Art for All

Shop like an artist with a $500 gift card from BLICK Art Supplies. This is the destination of choice for pros and crafty creatives searching for paints and materials.

Value: $500 gift card

Thanks to BLICK® art materials

Boutique Bliss

Shop ’til you drop! This $500 gift card from Bloomingdale’s will help update your look, refresh your wardrobe, and satisfy your fashion cravings.

Value: $500

Thanks to Bloomingdales

The Ultimate Barbershop

This classy barbershop is the go-to spot for refined gents. The Gold Coast package from Merchant & Rhoades delivers a precision haircut, shave, facial, foot massage, mani-pedi, and shoeshine.

Value: $425

Thanks to Merchant and Rhoades Gentlemen’s Barber

Luxury Staycation

Spoil yourself with a luxurious two-night holiday at the acclaimed, five star Langham, Chicago hotel, steps from the Mag Mile in an architectural landmark. Includes:

  • A lavish one-bedroom suite for two, with Club Lounge access
  • A $1,000 gift certificate at Chuan Spa
  • Four tickets in price level 1 to the American Ballet Theatre at the Auditorium Theatre
  • Odyssey Chicago River Cruise Brunch for two

Value: $3,438

Thanks to: The Langham Chicago, Auditorium Theatre, and Odyssey Cruises by Hornblower

Chicago Fan Club

Show your Chi-town love with local dining, explorations, and cool collectibles:

  • One Chicago Bears autographed football
  • One Household Membership to the Chicago History Museum
  • Autographed baseball from the Chicago White Sox
  • Autographed photo of Chicago Cubs center fielder Albert Almora, Jr. #5
  • Two $25 gift cards to Lou Malnati’s

Total Value: $290

Thanks to: Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Bears, Chicago White Sox, Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria, Chicago Cubs, and Chicago History Museum

Family Fun

Plan a year’s worth of family feasting and frolicking:

  • One Household Membership to the Chicago History Museum
  • One gift certificate for four tickets to Lookingglass Theatre Company
  • One $100 gift card to Rosebud Restaurants
  • One voucher for two tickets at Victory Gardens Theater (2020-21 season)
  • One $100 gift card to Zanies

Total Value: $880

Thanks to Chicago History Museum, Lookingglass Theatre Company, Palette and Chisel Academy of Fine ArtsRosebud Restaurants, Victory Gardens Theater, and Zanies Comedy Club

Glamorous Chicago

Check out a hometown medley of edibles, attractions, and shopping:

  • One Household Membership to the Chicago History Museum
  • One $100 gift card to Girl and the Goat restaurant
  • One gift certificate for four tickets to Lookingglass Theater
  • One annual membership to The Morton Arboretum
  • One $300 gift card to Oxygen Spa
  • One $250 gift certificate to Roy’s Furniture
  • One gift card for four tickets to the Chicago River Architecture Tour or Lake & River Architecture Tour
  • One Morton Arboretum Level 6 membership

Value: $1,286

Thanks to Chicago History Museum, Girl and the Goat, Lookingglass Theatre Company, Morton Arboretum, Oxygen Spa, Roy's Furniture, Wendella Tours & Cruises

Taste of Chicago

A Windy City sampler designed for foodies and culture vultures:

  • One $50 BOKA Restaurant Group gift card to Dutch & Doc’s
  • One-year supply of cheese from Cabot Creamery Cooperative
  • One Household Membership to the Chicago History Museum
  • Four $60 gift certificates for Chicago Pizza Tours
  • One voucher for two tickets to Victory Gardens Theater (2020-21 season)

Value: $1,070

Thanks to Boka Resturant Group, Cabot Creamery Cooperative, Chicago History Museum, Chicago Pizza Tours, and Victory Gardens Theater

Window to the World

Take a revealing tour of Chicago nature, neighborhoods, and wonders:

  • One Household Membership to Chicago History Museum
  • One-year Field Adventurer Membership to the Field Museum
  • Climbing Starter Package for two at First Ascent Climbing & Fitness
  • Four tickets to the 35th Annual Irish American Heritage Fest
  • One Morton Arboretum Level 6 membership
  • Four admission ticket vouchers to the Museum of Science & Industry
  • One Chicago Botanic Garden Package

Value: $981

Thanks to: Chicago History Museum, Field Museum, First Ascent ClimbingIrish American Heritage CenterLettuce Entertain You EnterprisesMuseum of Science and Industry, and Chicago Botanic Gardens

NO PURCHASE OR CONTRIBUTION NECESSARY. Open to residents of Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Michigan who are 18 years of age or older. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes expires 11/1/2020. See Official Rules.Sponsor: Window to the World Communications, Inc. To request a printed Sweepstakes packet be mailed to you, please call (773) 509-1111, ext. 2.