Live it up in the town where S.E.C.R.E.T. – the new novel by L. Marie Adeline – takes place. Stay at the luxurious Hotel Monteleone in the heart of the French Quarter, and take part in FestiGals®, an empowering girl’s weekend festival celebrating food, fun, fashion and culture.
Everyone has their secrets, fantasies and desires – some that they can hardly admit to themselves. In L. Marie Adeline’s scintillating novel, S.E.C.R.E.T., readers discover what happens when one woman embraces those fantasies and brings them to life.
The first in a new series, S.E.C.R.E.T. represents the next level in erotica: sexy, sophisticated, and empowering. Now, one lucky grand prize winner will win a trip to New Orleans to travel between June 20 and 23rd during the FestiGals® girls weekend and can bring up to three travel companions with her! Offering you the chance to experience all the city of New Orleans has to offer with your closest friends, the sweepstakes is inspired by the publication of S.E.C.R.E.T., which takes place in New Orleans.
The Grand Prize winner will receive:
- Roundtrip coach class airfare for herself and up to three travel companions,
- Three consecutive nights of hotel accommodations at Hotel Monteleone (two standard double-bed rooms per night),
- Tickets to FestiGals® for all travelers, and
- Four signed paperback copies of S.E.C.R.E.T. by L. Marie Adeline.
Fifty runner-up prize winners will each receive a paperback copy of S.E.C.R.E.T. Complete list of rules.
The brainchild of New Orleans entrepreneur and tourism professional Diane Lyons, FestiGals® provides the ultimate girl’s getaway weekend experience. The four-day long event, designed by women for women, offers a rich menu of inspirational seminars, creative and fun workshops that immerse participants in the local culture, private access to some of the city’s most unique attractions, unlimited networking opportunities with women from across the country, and plenty of fun social activities designed to reconnect you with your inner diva! Come celebrate life as only women can in one of the world’s most vibrant cities. All proceeds from the FestiGals Bodacious Bras for a Cause Luncheon & Auction are donated to the Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans to provide meaningful goods and services to women struggling with cancer. Grab your mother, your sister, or best girlfriends and come see for yourself why FestiGals was selected Best Girl’s Getaway by AAA Southern Traveler. Visit FestiGals.org for details on the June 2013 event!
One of the most luxurious and historic New Orleans Hotels in the heart of the French Quarter, Hotel Monteleone has the distinct honor of being dedicated as a Literary Landmark by the Friends of Libraries USA. Over the years, the hotel has housed numerous celebrities including many famous writers such as: Pulitzer Prize winner Richard Ford, Tennessee Williams, Eudora Welty, William Faulkner, Sherwood Anderson, and Truman Capote. Interestingly, Hotel Monteleone is actually featured in stories by both Welty and Ford, and Truman Capote claims to have been born while his parents were staying at the Monteleone.