Enter Cutest Couple Contest, Win $500 in Prizes

Are you and your partner the epitome of cute in Manayunk or Roxborough? Upload your picture to win a chance at a couple's massage, dinner, theater tickets, roses and chocolates.

Do you and your spouse still hold hands after all these years? Do you exemplify commitment, loyalty and friendship?

Then enter Roxborough-Manayunk Patch's Cutest Couple Contest. If you and your partner would make even Saint Valentine blush, enter your photo now for a chance to win.

Just upload your photo by 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7 and don’t forget to include your names and hometown in the caption. (To upload your photo, make sure you are logged into your Patch account, then click on "Upload Photos" at the top of this story.)

Once all the nominations are in, our users will choose the cutest couple in Roxborough-Manayunk Patch, by voting in the comments between 5 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8 and 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10.

The cutest couple in Roxborough-Manayunk Patch will then be entered in the Patch regional contest for cutest couple with 13 other winners and have a chance at the first or second place prize packages. Voting for the regional winner will take place between 5 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11 and 10 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12. The regional winner will be named the cutest couple the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 13, and the first place couple will a prize package valued at $537.

The first prize couple will win:

  • A one-hour couple's massage at Massage Envy Spa in Ardmore or Wayne (valued at $198)
  • A $100 gift card to Paramour restaurant in Wayne
  • A voucher for a pair of tickets to see Forever Plaid at the Media Theatre (valued at $98)
  • A bouquet of a dozen premium roses from Malvern Flowers (valued at $90)
  • A $20 gift certificate to Christopher Chocolates in Newtown Square
  • Two tickets to Colonial Theatre in Phoenixville (valued at $18)
  • A $15 gift certificate to The Sweet Trading Co. in Narberth

The second prize couple will win dinner and a show:

  • A $25 gift certificate to EmJ's Cafe in Berwyn
  • Tickets to see Places! at the Footlighters in Berwyn on Valentine's Day (valued at $30)

Here are the rules:

  • The contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 and older.
  • To enter, upload a photo of you and your significant other to this article.
  • All entries must be received by 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7.
  • You may enter once per day.
  • Users will vote to determine one cutest couple per Patch. Each Patch winner will then be entered into the regional contest to win the prizes listed above.
  • You may vote once per day.
  • Any vote with a negative comment about any of the couples will be disqualified and not count.
  • There is one set of prizes for the regional first place couple and one set of prizes for the regional second place couple. The prize for winning the local Patch contest is entrance into the regional contest and a chance to win the regional prize package. Prizes are listed above.
  • In the event of a tie, the winner will be randomly chosen from the couples that received the most votes.
  • Please click here for 2013 giveaway rules.
Stephanie Nolt February 01, 2013 at 07:56 PM
This is a self-portrait with my honey on our Anniversary, taken at 30th Street Station in Philadelphia.
Melinda February 06, 2013 at 12:54 AM
Kevin and I found each other when we thought our lives were over.... we found a loving, soulful existence with each other and we what a great project to take on...a crazy, dilapidated, flower pot of a house. We are making it into a home : ) Life was not good for years, and now it's wonderful!
Barbara L. Strain February 06, 2013 at 01:57 AM
Jerry and I finally met for our first date on June 10th, 2011. We had chatted online a few years earlier on a dating website and crossed paths again after 5 years. Coincidence or fate? We were engaged on June 10th, 2012 and plan to wed on you guessed it.. June 10th 2013! Somethings are just worth waiting for.
Stacy Litz February 07, 2013 at 01:09 AM
Any tips on how to add a caption? Having a lot of trouble!
Barbara L. Strain February 07, 2013 at 03:04 AM
Stacy, You have to add the caption when you add the photo. I don't think you can go back and edit. If you have added a photo you might want to go back and resubmit. Hope this helped! ~Barb
Melissa Lpez February 07, 2013 at 02:32 PM
Matt and Meli. We are m&m! Adorably goofy together. Our pictures are self explanatory... We are pretty damn cute. Ha.
Stacy Litz February 07, 2013 at 02:44 PM
Looks like it didn't work in Chrome. Worked on Internet Explorer (yes, I actually had to use IE). =P Thanks!
Melissa Lpez February 08, 2013 at 01:17 PM
How do we vote?
Franny Mucha February 08, 2013 at 03:30 PM
I love Christine and Noah! They are beyond cute and when you see them in person it is so obvious they found true love with each other!
Stephanie Nolt February 08, 2013 at 03:41 PM
It didn't give me the option to caption when I uploaded the photo, but the image is of Stephanie and Lars.
Lucy Bennett (Editor) February 08, 2013 at 04:30 PM
Here's the article where you vote: http://patch.com/A-1Kfb Please add your vote there, because votes in this story will not count.
Kimberly Milburn February 09, 2013 at 03:06 AM
Melinda and Kevin are the cutest couple of Rox..
Amy February 10, 2013 at 05:34 PM
I vote for Melinda & Kevin!!! #13 not just for the looks, but for their heart & soul!!
Marlene Schleifer February 14, 2013 at 07:46 PM
Can someone please explain to me why, if all of these couples are the epitome of cute in Roxborough and Manayunk, NONE of the prizes feature establishments that are located in Roxborough and Manayunk? You folks can't find suitable businesses in Man/Rox to offer prizes? I find that very hard to believe.


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