As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block is on indefinite hiatus. The site will remain up in archive form while we evaluate our options, which may include a redesign or sale.
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Friday, October 21

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If you missed out on Lollapalooza tickets, several sites and companies are willing to give you a second chance through contests, including Crain's; Front Gate Tickets; Nylon; Bacardi; Blood, Sweat & Cheers; the Verge; Dobel Tequila; and RedBull Sound Select. (Thanks, Frank!)

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