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MythBusters headed to Raleigh for two shows; win tickets!

Posted March 6, 2012
Updated March 12, 2012

This contest is over! Congratulations to our winners: carolinajack and mjbullock (on Twitter).

Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage, the stars of Discovery's popular series MythBusters, will stop in Raleigh for two shows this month.

The duo, best known for their experiments to support or debunk urban myths, will perform at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., March 25, at Raleigh's Memorial Auditorium at the Progress Energy Center for Performing Arts.

Says a press release on the show, which is very popular with families: “MythBusters: Behind the Myths,” promises to be a fantastical evening of on-stage experiments, audience participation, rocking video and behind-the-scenes stories. For the first time ever, fans will join Jamie and Adam on stage and assist in their mind-blowing and mind-twisting approach to science."

Tickets start at $29.50 and are on sale now through the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts Box Office and Ticketmaster. Click here for details and more information about the show.

I have two family four packs to the 3 p.m., March 25, show to give away!

What do you need to do to enter to win? One or both of the following:

1. Follow @WRALmoms on Twitter and tweet once about the contest.

2. Answer the following question in the comments below: Is there any urban myth that you'd like to see debunked?

This contest ends at noon, March 12. Two winners will be picked at random from all entries. The winners user name or Twitter name will be posted on this post by 9 p.m. March 12 and an email or message will be sent to the winner, if possible. The winners must respond by 5 p.m. March 15 or a runner-up will be selected. Good luck!

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  • tmorris331 Mar 12, 2012

    Brown Mountain Lights in North Carolina-do they really exist? If so, what causes them.

  • kscheele Mar 11, 2012

    does putting a banana peel in your soil really help plants grow? This is such a cool show & we would love to go.

  • shopestewart Mar 10, 2012

    Why does a broom stand straight?

  • cgrunewald Mar 9, 2012

    drinking milk gets rid of the pain of spicy food

  • nancijam Mar 9, 2012

    Will putting sulfur around the perimeter of your house/yard keep away snakes?

  • ghenshall Mar 9, 2012

    We had this debate this morning - is the color of the blood in your veins really purple?

  • stephb Mar 8, 2012

    Can you step out of a spinning car like Bruce Willis in RED?

    The Beauregard's LOVE your show!

  • kidsnbooks Mar 8, 2012

    My 8 year old wants to know what happens when you microwave fireworks. I'd love to see little ones and big ones.

  • FlyingUnderTheRadar Mar 8, 2012

    I'd love to know if there's a 'special force' that makes socks disappear in the washer :)

  • hazeyc Mar 8, 2012

    Do cats really have 9 lives? My 8 yo would love to see this and so would I!

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