Spring (Expo) is in the air!
Can’t believe it but the Spring Expo is upon us. Seems like we were just packing up our booth at the Fall Expo.
In The GameLand will be back, bigger and better than ever.
In The GameLand has become one of the must-see attractions at the Sportcard & Memorabilia Expo in recent years with its redemption programs, game-used memorabilia displays, pack wars, audience participation games and giveaways to attendees.
We are pleased to announce one of its most exciting show promotions to date, which will celebrate the 10th Anniversary of their popular Between The Pipes line of trading cards.
In The Game Wrapper Redemption
It wouldn’t be a Spring Expo without an In The Game Redemption Program. The 2012 Spring Expo will feature redemptions for the following In The Game products*:
2011-12 Heroes and Prospects, ITG Enforcers, Captain-C, 2011-12 Between The Pipes and UM 11 SuperBox.
2011-12 Between The Pipes Redemption
Open a box of 2011-12 Between The Pipes and receive a special 10th Anniversary Game-Used Memorabilia card featuring jerseys, pads, gloves on cards limited to ten.
UM-11 SuperBox Redemption
Dealers at the Spring Expo will have for sale UM-11 SuperBoxes. Each SuperBox will contain five packs of UM-11 plus a specially made 1/1 UM-11 Game-Used Memo/Auto card.
Then open your UM-11 SuperBox at In The GameLand and receive another 1/1. A randomly selected UM-11 SuperBox Game-Used Memorabilia card.
The number of UM-11 SuperBoxes is limited and will be available at various dealer booths at the Spring Expo.
If you would like to order your UM-11 SuperBox prior to the Spring Expo, please contact Spring Expo UM-11 SuperBox distributors: Universal Distribution, Prince Wholesale, Hockey Connection and Grosnor.
Between The Pipes 10th Anniversary Set Hunt
To celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Between The Pipes the ITG all-goalie product we have a created the Between The Pipes 10th Anniversary Set Hunt.
The first 750 collectors coming to the Spring Expo each day will be given a special ticket at the door which entitles them to received a special show-stamped 10th Anniversary buyback base card which come from previous releases.
There are 50 different cards that are limited to 50 copies each and there is a special prize available for a lucky collector that collects a complete set by obtaining them from other attendees – a sealed 10-box case of the 2011-12 Between The Pipes!
“One of the fundamental things our hobby is built upon is trading,” said In The Game’s President, Dr. Brian Price. “With this program, I wanted to encourage interaction between collectors in addition to promoting the great history of Between The Pipes. When it was released a decade ago, it was met with cheers by the hobby and we want to give back to recognize the continual support this brand has received.”
A complete checklist of stamped cards will be available at In The GameLand. Collectors putting together a complete set at the Expo will qualify to receive a 10-box case of 2011-12 Between The Pipes. Winner to be determine at In The GameLand at 2:00PM on Sunday.
Trade with other collectors and put your set together.
UM-11 Spin To Win
Collectors who pulled UM-11 Ultimate Give-Away Redemption Cards and registered them with us by April 15th are eligible for the UM-11 Spin To Win.
Over the three days of Spring Expo, ten different pieces of Game-Used memorabilia will be given to collectors.
Complete schedule of the Spin To Win draws will be posted at In The GameLand. Join in the excitement.
Deal or No Deal
The Expo tradition continues with Deal or No Deal where Expo attendees can play the game and win ITG products. Sponsored again by Prince Wholesale, this program is always a big hit at In The GameLand.
The hours of play will be announced as we get closer to the Spring Expo.
CnC Between The Pipes Pack War
The Spring Expo will feature a Between The Pipes Pack War tournament with the winner receiving a Monster Complete Package card.
If you would like to enter, contact the great folks at Clouts n Chara for details.
So You Think You Know Goalies Contest
Two times each day of the Expo ITG will conduct a goalies trivia contest. All you need to do to qualify is be at In The GameLand when the program is on.
Three contestants will answer questions until one of them gets three correct answers in a row, that contestant wins.
Prizes will be boxes of 2010-11 Between The Pipes. Don’t miss it.
Sponsored by ITG distributor The Hockey Connection.
Many more surprises and attractions to be announced over the next few weeks.
Make In The GameLand your first stop at the Spring Expo.