The countdown has begun! On July 26, Catching Fire travels from the big screen to your living room with its World Television Premiere. EPIX will be hosting the premiere, and in celebration of what Effie would surely call a “big, big, big day,” the station will also be hosting contests and giveaways for the fans! If you’ve been going Capitol-crazy waiting for the November premiere of Mockingjay: Part One, then this will be sure to tide you over. Read all about the exciting contests and premiere details under the jump!
EPIX has already launched its The Hunger Games: Catching Fire EPIX Hawaiian Sweepstakes, which gives fans the chance to win a trip to the Hawaiian Island of O’ahu. Besides being a beautiful island location, O’ahu was also the filming site for much of the 75th Hunger Games. You can enter on Facebook here, and be sure to go back and enter once a day through August 10th. Starting today, keep an eye on your hashtags and follow #CatchingFireOnEPIX to enter the #CatchingFireOnEPIX Photo-A-Day Sweepstakes.
Now through July 26th, you can complete daily photo challenges to be entered to win a $100 Catching Fire prize pack. These challenges range from photographing your own District 12 salute to re-creating your favorite Catching Fire hairstyle. A more details can be found on the EPIX Instagram page, and we have the full list of daily challenges posted below. Finally, on July 26, EPIX is hosting a full day of all things Hunger Games! Check the EPIX Facebook page for more giveaways, and the EPIX twitter team will be testing your knowledge with trivia throughout the day. Report back to EPIX at 6:30pm EST for The Hunger Games, followed by an exclusive, never-before-seen look at The Making of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. And then, the moment we’ve all been waiting for. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire hits EPIX at 9pm EST. If you don’t have EPIX, you can stream it in HD with a free trial on their website. Keep up with what other fans are saying using the hashtag #CatchingFireOnEPIX. Quick review: Enter the EPIX Hawaiian Sweepstakes daily until August 10. Complete the #CatchingFireOnEpix Photo-A-Day Sweepstakes on Twitter for a chance to win a $100 Catching Fire Prize Pack Chat with other fans about the upcoming Television World Premier using #CatchingFireOnEpix Tune in to EPIX on July 26th at 6:30pm EST for The Hunger Games, then at 9pm EST for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire