According to History.com, by the middle of the 18th century it was common for people to exchange small tokens of affection to celebrate Valentine's Day. This year one lucky person will be able to spoil his or her sweetheart for free!
Now through Noon on February 14, anyone 21 and older can register at http://www.traveliowa.com/ to win the Iowa Wine and Dine giveaway. The prize package features $50 gift certificates from both the Iowa Wine and Beer Promotion Board and the Iowa Restaurant Association. Oh, and did we mention a new iPad2 to download the Iowa Wine and Beer and Dine Iowa apps?
The Iowa Wine and Beer app provides photos, information and directions to more than 100 Iowa wineries and breweries, while the Dine Iowa app makes it easy to find the perfect restaurant from more than 400 listings. (Both apps are available for both the Apple and Android markets.)
The winner will be announced a 2:14 p.m. on February 14.
And if you prefer to spoil yourself, that's fine, too.
Colleen Murphy, Iowa Wine and Beer Promotion Board