By Carla Bass – City Editor
According to Kelly Schilling, local Tourism Director, “The Tourism Bureau of Jefferson, along with the marketing assistance of iTOUR USA™, is giving one lucky person a chance to win two tickets to a Texas Rangers home game each month from July – October 2017!”
For the July Drawing, two tickets for Section 35 Row 23 on Sunday, July 30th at 2:05 p.m., some lucky person will get to see the Texas Rangers vs the Baltimore Orioles at Globe Life Park, Arlington, Texas.
There are four simple steps to qualify for the drawing which be held on July 10, 2017. First, take a photo of yourself beside an iTOUR USA™ Site Marker in Jefferson, Texas. Then go to Facebook and mark LIKE on the Visit Jefferson Texas Facebook Page at http://www.facebook. com/VisitJeffersonTexas and mark LIKE on the the iTOUR USA™ Facebook Page at www. facebook.com/iTOURUSA. Post your photo to Facebook and tag it with @VisitJeffersonTexas and @iTOURUSA.
The winner will be randomly selected by the Jefferson Texas Tourism Bureau and notified by way of Facebook. Find out more about Jefferson by going to http://www.visitjeffersontexas. com
iTOUR USA™ is a free, on-location, internet-based personal tour that may include multimedia presentations such as interactive maps, streaming video, photographs, immersive 360-degree panoramic photographs, audio podcasts, and other media specific to a particular iTOUR USA™ site through access by a QR code posted at the site.
There are currently 12 locations with the QR signage, although there are many more locations eligible for the designation. Those which already display the sign are Angell Manor, Auntie Skinners, Austin St. Cottages, Delta St. Inn, Kahn Saloon, General Store, The Grove, Jefferson Hotel, Museum of Measurement & Time, Jefferson Railway, and Tourism Center.
Visitors simply use their mobile device to scan an iTOUR USA™ site marker using a QR Code Reader application to unlock an adventure! Along with the ability to access documentary videos, personal interviews, listen to historical audio clips, and browse fascinating photos, users are also presented with a site-specific directory listing nearby amenities, additional attractions, and business services.
Local businesses participate by joining the iTOUR USA™ directory…
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