This post was created in partnership with Dole, however all opinions expressed are my own. This post contains affiliate links.
I am sure that many of you are counting down the days to Star Wars: The Last Jedi – I know I am! It has seemed like we have been waiting for this movie forever, and now it is finally almost here! To help celebrate, Disney has joined forces with Dole once again. Dole has come up with a delicious menu to help Unite for a Healthy Galaxy. As part of this collaboration, Dole is also hosting a great sweepstakes where you can win a remote controlled BB-8 and more!
Dole and Disney
The best family stories begin with healthy living. Dole and Disney have come together to make healthy eating fun and inspire parents to make better food choices for their families, including a diet rich in fresh fruits and vegetables. As global leaders in nutrition, the two iconic brands have a mission for improving the health of families, including a multi-year nutrition initiative announced in 2016.
From consumer promotions and in-store activities inspired by Disney films to character-themed recipes and Disney-branded DOLE® fruits and vegetables, the goal is to change daily eating habits one meal at a time. Keep an eye out in grocery and retail locations nationwide for fresh produce and other in-store activities featuring the latest Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, and Marvel characters.
A Variety of Delicious Recipes
Dole has come up with some recipes that, I admit, had me drooling! They were created by Dole Executive Chef Mark Allison and the specific Star Wars character, droid or spacecraft that inspired them. You can see the full list below, but the one that stuck out to me the most was The First Order Smoothie. So much so, that I made it and WOW, it was delicious! It takes less than five minutes to make and all you need is blackberries, raspberries, watermelon, ice, celery and honey.
- First Order Smoothie (Fruit Smoothie inspired by the Stormtroopers)
- Wookiee Noodles (Chicken and pineapple stir-fry inspired by Chewbacca)
- Beepin’ Colada (Coconut and Greek yogurt jars inspired by R2-D2)
- Threepio Salad (Fruit and quinoa salad inspired by C-3PO)
- Praetorian Guards a Poke (Pineapple poke bowl inspired by the Praetorian Guards)
- BB-8 Roundabout Sundae (Pineapple ice cream sundae inspired by BB-8)
- Captain Phasma Salad (Fruit, pecan and spinach salad inspired by Captain Phasma)
- Porgs & Greens (Thai steamed vegetables inspired by the Porgs)
- Tatooine Blue Milk (Coconut banana smoothie inspired by Luke Skywalker and the Millennium Falcon)
- The Resistance Salad (Shrimp and pineapple salad inspired by the X-Wing Starfighters)
- Frozen Fighter Pops (Fresh fruit popsicles inspired by the TIE Fighters)
- Gorilla Walker Greens (Tuna and pineapple spring salad inspired by the Gorilla Walkers)
You can also find fun downloads, a quiz, and more at the Unite for a Healthy Galaxy website – so check it out!
Win Some Out of This Galaxy Prizes
The “Unite for a Healthy Galaxy Sweepstakes” is pretty amazing! Star Wars fans can scan DOLE fruits and vegetables at their neighborhood supermarket to collect and share Star Wars: The Last Jedi content. When you do this, you will be entered in a weekly drawing for a chance to win one of 18 remote-controlled, voice-activated BB-8 toys! Every entry also counts towards a Grand Prize giveaway – a Sixth Scale set of Star Wars figures, the ultimate Star Wars collectible.
If you share your excitement on social media with the #UnitewithDole and #sweepstakes hashtags on Twitter, Instagram, or on the Dole Facebook wall, you’ll be automatically entered for a chance to win in both the weekly and Grand Prize drawing!
Unite for a Healthy Galaxy Contest Abbreviated Rules:
The “Dole Unite For A Healthy Galaxy” Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia, as well as legal residents of Canada, who are at least 18 years of age as of date of entry/sign-up. Void in Puerto Rico and all U.S. territories and possessions. Promotion began 12:00 p.m. (PT) October 8, 2017 and ends on 11:59 p.m. PT February 16, 2018. Promotion Period is divided into one (1) grand prize entry period and eighteen (18) weekly entry periods.
Disney and Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC grant eligible persons the limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable right to use the Star Wars art (including any trademarks, copyrights or other intellectual property rights contained therein) solely for purposes of entering the Sweepstakes in accordance with these Official Rules and contingent upon the maintenance of all trademark, copyright or other proprietary notices in their original form on the Star Wars art. The grant of such rights is not intended to transfer or assign Disney’s and/or Lucasfilm Ltd. LLC’s rights of the Star Wars art to eligible persons; and such right will automatically expire on the earlier of 11:59 p.m. PT February 16, 2018 or the last entry being submitted by an entrant utilizing this entry method.
Please see official Rules and Prizing on the Dole website, www.Dole.com/disney.
Enter to win a set of 10 (yes, TEN!!!) Star Wars: The Last Jedi Funko POPs using the Gleam form below. These Funko POPs will be provided by Dole. Be sure to check out my other giveaways while you are here and GOOD LUCK!
This giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Disney or Lucasfilm. Dole is the sole sponsor of these prizes, however the giveaway is solely owned, administered, solicited and operated by me.
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