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Southwest Airlines and Omni Hotels & Resorts Partner for a ‘Solarbration’ Sweepstakes


Are you ready for the biggest celestial event of the year? On April 8, 2024, the United States will experience a total solar eclipse for the last time until 2044.   

In partnership with Omni Hotels & Resorts, Southwest Airlines® is hosting a Solarbration sweepstakes with the chance for two lucky winners and their guest to receive a total eclipse experience*. Winners will enjoy a prize package that includes air travel on a flight that Southwest Network and Schedule Planners predict will be in the direct path of the eclipse and a stay in an eclipse-themed hotel room. Beginning today through March 11, 2024, consumers can visit to enter for a chance to secure their seat for an out-of-this-world experience.  

And what’s a Solarbration without some fun-LUVing décor? The winners will stay in an Omni hotel room inspired by the biggest celestial event of the year before and after their flight.


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The following flights have been identified as having the greatest likelihood of offering Customers onboard the best view** of the eclipse and are included as sweepstakes prize options:  


  • Southwest Flight #1252: departs Dallas (Love Field) at 12:40 p.m. CDT for Pittsburgh    
  • Southwest Flight #1721: departs Austin at 12:50 p.m. CDT for Indianapolis     


* NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  Open to legal residents of 50 United States and the District of Columbia (excluding Alaska and Rhode Island) age 21 or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited. Limit one entry per person. All fields must be completed. Approximate retail value of prize: $2,200. For complete details and Official Rules, visit By submitting this entry, you agree to the Official Rules. By entering, information collected will be used in accordance with Sponsor's Privacy Policy at Sponsor: Southwest Airlines Co., 2702 Love Field Drive, Dallas, TX 75235. Enter by March 11, 2024, at 8:00 a.m. CT. 

**Looking directly at the sun is never recommended, but one can safely observe an eclipse with specialty-rated solar filters provided inflight.