Two families will be named Six Flags Great America "Family of the Day" sponsored by American Family Insurance

Madison, Wis. (Oct. 4, 2010) —Two families from Illinois will earn the right to VIP treatment at the Six Flags Great America amusement complex in Gurnee, Ill., during the 2011 season. The "Family of the Day" contest, sponsored by American Family Insurance, wraps up with the prize drawing on Nov. 10.

So, what do you get when you're Family of the Day? Plenty.

For starters, you get five admission tickets. And then there's a private tour of the park (including backstage passes); a family photo and autograph session with a variety of park characters; Gold flash passes (for fast access to rides) and a ride photo; food vouchers and a parking pass.

"It's a chance for a wonderful family outing at a fantastic entertainment venue," said Cesar Pinzon, Illinois Sales Director of American Family Insurance. "We're all so busy and have so many competing demands for time and resources, this is a chance for two families to make it their day at Great America."

Entries can be submitted online at through Oct. 31. Postcards with details of the sweepstakes are also available in participating American Family Insurance agent offices. Complete rules are available on the website or from a participating American Family agent.

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