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Photograph ©2018 by Brian Cohen.

Enter Daily to Win in Celebration of 50 Years of Southwest Airlines

In celebration of 50 years since Southwest Airlines commenced operations on Friday, June 18, 1971, you could win one of thousands of prizes which are being offered in the Wanna Get Away Day Sweepstakes through Friday, June 18, 2021 at 11:58:59 in the evening Pacific Daylight Time — including greater than 50 million Rapid Rewards bonus points, five gift cards, and 50 promotional companion passes…

Enter Daily to Win in Celebration of 50 Years of Southwest Airlines

…and those prizes — which are being given away every day through Thursday, June 17, 2021 — include:

  • 50 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 5,000 per day
  • 100 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 1,000 per day
  • 250 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 250 per day
  • 500 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 100 per day
  • 1,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 10 per day
  • 50,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — One per day
Southwest Airlines
Photograph ©2018 by Brian Cohen.

Additionally, prizes which are being given away on Friday, June 18, 2021 include:

  • 100 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 25,000
  • 500 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 12,000
  • 1,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 11,000
  • 5,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 1,000
  • 10,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 725
  • 25,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 220
  • 50,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 25
  • 100,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 15
  • 500,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 10
  • 1,000,000 Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards bonus points — 5
  • Southwest gift card — 5
  • Southwest Airlines Promotional Companion Pass and 25,000 Rapid Rewards bonus points — 50

Select Official Rules

No purchase or payment is required or necessary to enter, play, win or claim a prize; and a purchase or payment will not increase your odds or chances of winning.

You will have chances to participate in instant win games.

Limit one entry per person. All fields must be completed.

Points and Companion Pass bookings do not include taxes and fees of at least $5.60 per one-way flight.

During the Promotion Period, each day, visit www.Southwest50.com and complete and submit the entry form including your name, valid email address, your Rapid Rewards account number, and ZIP code.

If you win a prize, you will then receive an email in the next 72 hours to confirm your prize and verify any next steps that may be required to claim your prize.

This promotion is open only to members of the Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards frequent flier loyalty program program who are legal residents of the United States — including the District of Columbia but excluding Alaska — who are 18 years of age and older.

Click here for the complete list of official rules and prizes, as other rules, terms, conditions, and restrictions apply. Be sure that you read all of them carefully and agree with them before participating in the sweepstakes — which include but are not limited to those dealing with the topics of:

  • Privacy and personal information
  • Release and limitations of liability
  • Selection and verification of winners
  • Winner notification procedure
  • Disqualification of participants
  • Criteria and restrictions pertaining to claiming and using prizes once they are won
  • Rights
  • Publicity
  • Tax liability
  • Technical issues
  • Legal waivers and statements
  • Unclaimed prizes
  • Cancellation or postponement of prizes
  • Substitution of prizes
  • How to find out the names of the winners
  • What can potentially happen in the event of a dispute
  • Burden of proof of submission of entry
  • Typographical errors
  • Other disclaimers and conditions of participation

Summary

With a few arguable exceptions, the prizes are admittedly not all that great — and some of them would be considered worthless or useless by some people.

Regardless, congratulations to Southwest Airlines on the milestone of 50 years since its official commencement of operations…

…and I hope that you win at least one prize if you decide to participate in this promotion.

All photographs ©2018 by Brian Cohen.

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