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 Essay Contests Asks Students "What Makes San Diego an All-Star Community?"

​The San Diego Padres are hosting a 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Essay Contest!  The All-Star Game is an exciting opportunity for San Diego County and the Padres want local students to have the opportunity to be their guests some of the festivities surrounding the Midsummer Classic. 

Through the All-Star Essay Contest, every student in San Diego county, ages 12-18, is invited to submit a 1,000 word (or less) essay to win tickets to different 2016 All-Star activities. ​

Four prizes will be awarded:

  • 1st Place – Two All-Star Game tickets

  • 2nd Place – Two Gatorade All-Star Workout Day featuring the Home Run Derby tickets

  • 3rd Place – Two SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game and All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game tickets

  • 4th Place – Four FanFest tickets

All essays must be received before midnight May 30, 2016 to win. Winners will be announced in June. To submit your essay or view the contest rules, click here.