If you’re keen to attend one of the LIVE FAN EVENTS being held next week on November 4 in various (or November 5 in Sydney and Wellington), then best hurry as many of the competitions to win tickets close today.

Below are links to all the contests we know about right now (and if you know of one that’s not listed, please e-mail us at spymaster@theonering.net). Note: tickets to these events cannot be purchased.


Your last chance to enter The Desolation of Smaug Live Event contests!

TheOneRing.net ticket contest. Win a pair of tickets to your choice of Wellington, New York, Sydney, Los Angeles or Toronto.

The Hobbit official U.S.A. costume contest. Submit your Halloween costume photos inspired by The Hobbit trilogy to win tickets to Los Angeles, New York or Miami.

U.S.A. tix via Gofobo. Sorry, all tickets via Gofobo have been reserved already!

Empire Magazine. Register and answer an easy Hobbit question to enter the contest to win tickets to the London LIVE event.

Roadshow Films NZ. Roadshow NZ will be distributing a number of tickets for Wellington. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for more details.

Wellington Tolkien Smial. The Wellington Tolkien Smial coordinated by Jack Machiela has a number of tickets to give away on a strictly first-come, first-served basis for the Wellington location at The Embassy.

Empire Magazine Australasia. Enter their 25-words contest to win a double-pass to the Sydney location. Breakfast included it seems!

Plus, the Denny’s Fan Video contest to win a pair of tickets to the Desolation of Smaug world premiere in Los Angeles on December 3 (USA residents only, alas) also closes today. If you’ve been mulling over an entry, now is the time to finish it off and submit it.

Lastly, it’s the FINAL OPPORTUNITY to get many of our most popular fan-designed T-Shirts from TheOneRing.net. Emporium closes this Friday, so check out the fantastic designs and place your order now! We ship worldwide, too.