With the Packers-49ers Divisional Round game this Saturday, Jan. 22, the Packers are inviting fans to join the team in preparing for the playoffs with different fan initiatives, sweepstakes and contests to take part in each day this week. This weekend's game is presented by American Family Insurance, Oneida Casino, Cenex and Wipfli.
To kick off the week with Monday Madness, fans of all ages are reminded to send mail to the team through the "Letters to Lambeau" program, presented by Cenex®. Letters and drawings submitted may be featured on packers.com to encourage the team as they get ready for Saturday's game.
Those interested in submitting letters or drawings can visit pckrs.com/letters and download the templates to create custom messages to players and the team. Submissions can be sent through email at email@example.com or mailed to Letters to Lambeau, PO Box 13092, Green Bay, WI 54307.
Monday will also begin the Countdown to Kickoff Sweepstakes, and fans can enter by visiting https://pckrs.com/countdown daily leading up to gameday to win prizes including autographed items, Packers Pro Shop gift cards, gear and more.
The next day, Ticket Tuesday, fans can enter to win tickets through the Packers Everywhere 24-hour Flash Ticket Contest, which will be run through the Packers Everywhere Twitter account, @PackEverywhere. To enter the contest, fans should keep an eye on the Twitter account Tuesday morning for the official contest link.
On Wednesday, fans can participate in Win It Wednesday, with opportunities throughout the day to win Packers Pro Shop Party Packages through the Packers Everywhere Twitter and Instagram accounts. Fans can also watch the Packers' social media channels (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram) to have a chance to win Packers Pro Shop gear, gift cards and tickets to the divisional round game.
On Thursday, the Packers Pro Shop will celebrate Thankful Thursday by offering fans a free can cooler with each purchase in-store and online, while supplies last, to thank them for their support this season.
On Friday, fans are asked to celebrate Green and Gold Friday, presented by CITGO, Qdoba and Steinhafels, by wearing green and gold or Packers gear at school, at work, in their homes and in the community.
Fans are invited to keep the celebration going on Friday with a free Packers Everywhere pep rally at 6 p.m. at the Johnsonville Tailgate Village in the shadows of Lambeau Field. Pre-rally festivities and prizing will begin at 4 pm. Packers alumni Sam Shields and Morgan Burnett will take part in the pep rally by greeting fans and participating in a Q-and-A session with Packers Everywhere event host Rebecca Zaccard. A roundtable discussion with packers.com's Wes Hodkiewicz and Mike Spofford will conclude the event.
Fans planning to attend the rally are encouraged to sign up in advance for Packers Pass to have a chance to win autographed prizing, Packers Pro Shop gift cards and more. Fans can sign up online by visiting http://packers.com/pass. Rally attendees must have their Packers Pass scanned on-site at the designated prizing area to see if they've won. Entrants must be present at the rally to win, and advance Packers Pass signup does not guarantee rally admission.
For more information about the details of the pep rally, and to learn how to participate in the playoff week excitement, visit packers.com in the coming days.