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Enter to Win a Green Bay Game-Day Experience


Sportscaster and author Jessie Garcia shakes hands at Lambeau Field with former Green Bay Packers coach Mike Holmgren (photo courtesy of Jessie Garcia)

Wisconsin Historical Society members are invited to enter the members-only drawing to win an opportunity to attend an exclusive Green Bay Packers viewing party with Jessie Garcia, TV sportscaster and author of the new Society Press title, 'My Life with the Green & Gold: Tales from 20 Years of Sportscasting.' On November 10, two grand prize winners and their guests will join Jessie at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Green Bay to:

  • Watch the Packers take on the Philadelpha Eagles with Jessie Garcia's play-by-play commentary.
  • Hear personal and humorous insider stories about Wisconsin's sports heroes from the perspective of a female sports journalist.
  • Enjoy complimentary game-day food and beverages.
  • Take home a signed copy of Jessie's new book, "My Life with the Green & Gold."

One runner up will also receive a Packers-themed gift basket complete with a copy of the book.


The cover of "My Life with the Green & Gold: Tales from 20 Years of Sportscasting" by Jessie Garcia
The contest ends at 4 pm on Friday, October 18, and the winners will be notified and announced by October 21. The contest is open to all members of the Wisconsin Historical Society. Not a member? Join now, and you will be automatically entered.

More About the Book

In "My Life with the Green & Gold: Tales from 20 Years of Sportscasting," Jessie Garcia, one of the first female sportscasters in the Midwest, shares behind-the-microphone moments from her decades covering Wisconsin teams, including the Green Bay Packers. The veteran sportscaster, sideline reporter and former host of the Mike McCarthy Show provides personal, and oftentimes hilarious, insights on her career. She brings readers to the sidelines at Lambeau Field, inside the locker room, aboard the Packers bus, and into the host's chair. Garcia also shares stories about other Wisconsin teams and athletes she's covered, from the Badgers and Brewers to Wisconsin Olympians.

:: Posted October 10, 2013

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