They’re the savior of Date Night and the perfect backup plan when Mom and Dad are overbooked and the kiddos need a fun supervisor. If you haven’t already jumped on board the Urban Sitter bandwagon, you’re missing out on a great resource that every modern parent should know about. Now you can start making plans for a night out sans kids because one lucky winner will receive a gift certificate for UrbanSitter as part of Red Tricycle’s D.C. Giveaway.

What’s the scoop on UrbanSitter?

Looking for a new and better way to book babysitters? Founded by four busy parents, UrbanSitter is an online resource to find sitters recommended by people you know—so you feel secure in hiring someone you trust. Simply search for available sitters by date & time, select based on reviews and credentials, then book online at the click of a button! For harder to fill jobs, such as regular part-time help or a last-minute sitter, post a job and get an organized list of interested sitters.

How to enter:

Enter now by going to this Red Tricycle D.C. page; if you haven’t already, “Like” us and a really short entry form will magically appear! Simply fill it out and you will be entered to win one (1) gift certificate to UrbanSitter, valued at $200. Delivery is included in the prizing (continental US only).

Want to double, triple, and even quadruple your chances to win?

1. Invite friends! For each friend that enters and mentions your name, you will get an extra entry.

2. Tweet this post by simply clicking on the tweet button above.

3. “Like” the UrbanSitter Facebook page and leave a comment on this page by using the comment box below.

The Urban Sitter gift certificate winner will be picked 8/21/13 at 9:00am PT.

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