Dancing with the Stars Competition
06.01.17 - 15.01.17

To celebrate the new series of RTÉ's Dancing with the Stars, we've a great competition for you at home. We've teamed up with Tour America and United Airlines who want to send you, and a friend to experience the magic of New York City!

You'll jet off with United Airlines touching down in New York for a 5-night stay at one of the luxurious Fitzpatrick Hotels, located in the heart of Manhattan. The iconic Fitzpatrick Hotel group are celebrating 25 wonderful years in business, making it the perfect place to stay in the Big Apple. Take a peek at what you can expect on

Plus, there's 2 tickets to see a hit Broadway show of your choice, so you can experience the glitz and glamour of dancing in the New York. And in case you fancy a spot of shopping too in the world-famous Macy's Department Store, there's USD$1,000 spending money too.

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For your chance to win this holiday to New York and the cash, answer this week's question:

The Mambo and the Cha-Cha are types of which dance?




If you know the answer, call or text the competition line:

ROI: 1517 71 71 51

NI: 0904 9599 089

text DANCE followed by your answer and name to 57117 (ROI and NI).

Each text entry costs €2.00 (including VAT) or GBP £2.00. Calls from the eir network will cost €2.03 and from a BT landline will cost GBP £2.00. Calls from other networks and from mobiles will cost more.

Please note, the person named in the entry must be aged 18 years or older as at date of entry.

This competition will close at 8pm on Sunday, 15th January 2017. Please do not enter after this time as you will be charged for your entry, but your entry will not be included.

Participation/entry denotes acceptance of all associated terms and conditions as listed below.


Service Provider: Phonovation. Tel: 0818 217 100.

Please do not enter outside of the advertised competition open and close times and date(s) as you will be charged, but your entry will not be included in the draw. Competition may be closed if watching on catch-up services, please check dates and times.

Entrants must be aged 18 years or older as at date of entry and a resident of the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland in order to qualify as the prize winner.

Promoter reserves the right to request proof of age, verifiable by birth cert or passport only, and proof of residency, verifiable by recent utility bill (issued within 6 months of win).

Winner's guest must also be ages 18 years or older as at outward travel date. Promoter reserves the right to request proof of age, verifiable by birth cert or passport only.

The prize is non-transferable and there is no cash alternative to non-cash prize elements (either in part or whole).

In order to claim the prize, the winner will be required to sign any documentation as may be requested by the Promoter relating to acceptance of the competition prize, terms and conditions and including, but not limited to, waiver of liability release in favour of the Promoter and such other persons as may be determined by the Promoter. The individual(s) travelling as a guest of the winner will also be required to sign such documentation if requested by the Promoter in order to be permitted to travel.

Holiday must be completed by 15/01/18, no extensions permitted. If the holiday is not completed by 15/01/18 the holiday and all holiday prize elements will be deemed to have been forfeited. No changes will be permitted once hotels/tickets are booked and issued. All elements are subject to advanced booking and availability, may exclude some peak dates, not all date ranges may be catered for. Holiday must be booked through agent specified by the Promoter.

Holiday prize for 1 winner includes return economy-class flights for 2 adults from Dublin to New York, USA (United Airlines only, airport(s) and route as specified by the Promoter), 5 nights' accommodation for 2 at one of the Fitzpatrick's Hotel Group, New York (based on 2 sharing, room-only, restrictions may apply, room type and details as specified by the Promoter, Promoter reserves the right to substitute hotel of equal star rating for any reason whatsoever), 2 tickets to a Broadway Show in New York (seats/tickets/show as specified by the Promoter, no cash or alternative extras/excursions will be offered, local ticket usage polices and T&C's will apply) and USD$1,000 spending money.

USD$1,000 spending money will be paid to winner by euro cheque (issued to the winner, with exchange rate set during processing, allow 28 working days for delivery).

Travel insurance and transfers to/from Dublin Airport and abroad are not included.

Holiday prize cannot be split, is valid for one travel period only, any holiday prize elements not availed of within the agreed travel dates will be deemed to have been forfeited.

Winner and guest(s) must hold valid appropriate travel insurance (as determined by the Promoter) for the holiday duration and the Promoter may require winner and guest(s) to show evidence of valid appropriate travel insurance prior to travel.

Winner and guest(s) must hold valid passports and are solely responsible for any special visa requirements and medical vaccinations/other recommended medical requirements.

Winner and guest(s) are solely responsible to completing all documentation (electronic or other) required in advance of travel/entry and are solely responsible for paying any associated fees.

Winner and guest(s) are solely responsible for any duty which must be paid on goods purchased abroad upon their return to Ireland.

Any costs incurred additional to the prize package elements listed (e.g. telephone charges, meals, room service, transfers, spa treatments etc.) will be at the winner's own expense.

Any requested or permitted upgrades or changes to the stated holiday prize will be at the winner's own expense.

Failure to attend for any reason whatsoever on the travel dates agreed and booked does not entitle the winner to an alternative holiday and the prize will be deemed to have been forfeited.

The Promoter reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal value if a prize element becomes unavailable for any reason whatsoever.

Employees of RTÉ, Phonovation, Tour America and United Airlines and their associated promotional partners, companies or suppliers and their immediate family members are not eligible to enter/win.

In the event that a call to a finalist(s) cannot be completed on-air due to technical issues on the part of RTÉ or time restrictions, RTÉ reserves the right to announce the winner(s) on-air on next week's show, in which case the finalist(s) will not be required to take Ryan's call in order to be deemed the winner(s).

RTÉ's decision in relation to selection of winner is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

RTÉ standard competition terms and conditions also apply.