Sunday, November 6, 2011

A Walk Down Memory Lane At Ugly Trailor Antiques {Giveaway}

Sometimes the most interesting things are found in the most remote spots!  Case in point, Ugly Trailor Antiques in Hurricane, UT!  I've heard a lot about this little spot in the Southern Utah desert town and evidently it is quite the tourist attraction, let alone place to get great memorabilia from many different eras.  Fred and Sue Thomas have put their talents together to create this unique little place that oozes hospitality, charm and fun!  It is a very easy stop to make if you are on your way to or from Zion's, Bryce, or even Grand Canyon National Parks.  Also, St. George, UT is about 20 miles from Hurricane.

It's rather hard to miss the company's trademark "ugly trailor",  parked in the front of the store.  The location itself has a lot of history behind it.  It was the Hurricane Jail for 50 years, from 1920 to 1970 and the restroom is a converted jail cell along with an iron bar door.  
The whole antique store boasts 22,000 square feet.  Besides finding their own pieces, the owners also do consignment and as a result, have almost everything you can imagine.  Plus, the prices are extremely reasonable!

 "if you like to walk down memory
lane, this is the place to do it"

"It was so much fun!  Like visiting
your grandparents home!"

 The different rooms are themed and so, if you come knowing what you'd like to find, chances are you'll definitely find it!  The holidays
are especially busy for Ugly Trailor Antiques because
many people want to find the perfect unique gift for
the discerning antiquer in their life.  They have 30-day layaway to make it easy!

 Fred and Sue Thomas, owners of Ugly Trailor Antiques would be pleased to give one lucky reader a $20 store credit for any item of their choosing!  To enter, please complete the mandatory entry and any other extra entries you'd like to do, maximizing your chances of winning!  Please comment on each entry you completed.  One comment is equal to one entry. 

Mandatory:  Tell me what kinds of memorabilia would be fun to collect?

  •  (+3 entries) Visit Ugly Trailor on Trip Advisor and "like" the post there!
  • Tweet this - #Giveaway Near St. George, #Utah? Stop by Ugly Trailor Antiques in Hurricane! 22,000 sq ft of pure nostalgia!  #Win $20 to shop! @melahelen  (Can do this daily for an extra entry daily!  Leave the tweet link each time!)
  • (+3 entries) Follow me on GFC!
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  • (+5 entries) Spread the word through posting on a linky, Facebook, your blog, Stumble or any other form of publicity you can think of!  Just leave me the link where you did it!
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Giveaway will end on November 27th.  Must be 18 years of age or older.  Open to U.S.  Winner will be selected through random number generator and notified by e-mail.  Please respond within 72 hours.  I received no form of compensation whatsoever.  I have not yet been to this location, although I intend to go soon!  Thank you for partiicpating!

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