Now & Then Contest Winner

To celebrate 35 years of marriage for the participants of the 1982 Holy Marriage Blessing Ceremony at Madison Square Garden, we invited the 2,075 couples to join a contest and earn a chance at winning a free trip to Hawaii, as well as other great prizes. The couples were asked to post pictures of themselves on Facebook or Instagram at the Blessing Ceremony and present day. The video above shows all the entries among the 2,075 couples, then and now, and the lucky winners can be found below! 

THE WINNERS

FIRST PLACE PRIZE: TRIP TO HAWAII

WINNERS: WILLIAM & DONNA SELIG

SECOND PLACE PRIZE: BROADWAY TICKETS

WINNERS: GARY & GAIL VEITH

THIRD PLACE PRIZE: $100 GIFT CERTIFICATE

WINNERS: JOSEPH & AKIKO LEE

FOURTH PLACE PRIZE: AWARD-WINNING QUEEN KONA COFFEE

WINNERS: ROBERT & MATSUYO YEE

FIFTH PLACE PRIZE: PEACE STARTS WITH ME T-SHIRTS

WINNERS: ROBERT & YOKO BECKER

In case you missed it, here’s the Facebook Live contest winner draw!