THIS WEEKEND: Join us for a Grill Giveaway and Raceway Park’s Night of Thrills!

There’s a lot going on this weekend for all you car lovers! We’re kicking off the weekend on Friday with our P.C. Richard & Son drag race cars on display at our East Brunswick location, where we are giving away tickets to the 35th annual Night of Thrills at Raceway Park and you can enter to win a Weber Grill! Then, join us Saturday night as we present the Night of Thrills event. You can also enter to win the Weber grill while at the event.

Here’s a complete breakdown on what’s happening:

Friday, June 18th at our East Brunswick Superstore

Come to our East Brunswick store at 327 Route 18 from 10am to 4pm to check out … Read more...

Win a Road Trip to Atlanta, GA to See the NY Mets Play the Braves from Sharp!

Now until July 10, go to your nearest New York, New Jersey or Connecticut P.C. Richard & Son Superstore to enter to win your chance to see the Mets in Atlanta, GA! The winner will receive 2 round trip tickets to Atlanta, one night hotel stay, two tickets to the Mets vs. Braves game at Turner Field on August 30, and one Sharp 40″ Quattron LCD television. This prize is valued at $2,799.99.

How to Enter

This contest is open to New York, New Jersey and Connecticut residents over the age of 18. Entering is simple and there’s no purchase necessary. To enter, stop into your nearest P.C. Richard & Son Superstore during business hours and locate the promotional displays … Read more...

5 Excellent Resources for Digital Photography Tips

Everyone wants to take nice pictures. After all, half of the photographs we take are going to end up on Facebook or Flickr for all to see, right? By watching a quick video or doing  bit of light reading here or there, you can develop and hone your digital photography skills. We’ve laid out 5 excellent resources for tips on digital photography below that cater to any photographer on any experience level. What are some of your favorite resources and what’s the best picture you’ve ever taken?

1. Digital Photography School

Whether you are simply a casual point-and-shoot camera user or professional photographer, the Digital Photography School website has something for you. They are a strong community of photographers from … Read more...

Cyber Clean: a Fun and Addictive Way to Clean!

Have you seen Cyber Clean on TV or online yet? If not, it’s worth checking out. We have a few here in the office that we use regularly to clean our keyboards, phones, computers, cell phones, and pretty much anything else we can find to see just how much dirt and dust it picks up!

Cyber Clean is a soft, malleable substance that fits into all the nooks and crannies of any surface. As you press the substance onto your items, it takes on the shape of those nooks and extracts any dirt, dust or filth in its path. As you remove Cyber Clean, it captures the grime within the substance.

As their website states, “Tests around the world have … Read more...

10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is just around the corner! We are currently having our Dads and Grads sale where we have great deals on air conditioners, BBQ grills, camcorders, GPSs and more. Need more ideas? Check these out:

Projectors
Turn any room in your house into a home theater with a projector! Simply hook up your media player to the device and project it onto a white wall. Think outside the box with this: in addition to hooking up your DVD player, many projectors can view video and images from personal media players, mobile phones, PDAs, cameras and more with ease. It also makes a great environment for gaming! In addition, there are pocket projectors for the dad on the go that … Read more...

Diane Warren and Due Voci at the P.C. Richard & Son Theater on June 10, 2010

The P.C. Richard & Son Theater is a 200-person venue that hosts exclusive concert events. You cannot buy tickets to these rare private performances; you can only win your way in on the P.C. Richard & Son Theater website or on our social media pages. Keep checking back on our blog for ways to win on Facebook, Twitter and our blog!

Are you familiar with Cher’s If I Could Turn Back Time, Celine Dion’s Because You Loved Me, LeAnn Rimes’ Can’t Fight the Moonlight, Ace of Base’s Don’t Turn Around, or Aerosmith’s Don’t Want to Miss a Thing? All of these songs and more have been written by Grammy award-winning Diane Warren. We are honored … Read more...

Sweepstakes of the Century June Giveaway: Sony Hot Summer Movie Night

We’re continuing our 100 year celebration at P.C. Richard & Son by offering a sweepstakes every month this year. This month, enter to win a pair of tickets to Sony’s exclusive P.C. Richard & Son screening of Salt on July 22 in Farmingdale, NY!

Salt stars Angelina Jolie as Evelyn Salt, a CIA agent who is accused of being a Russian sleeper spy and becomes a federal fugitive. This contemporary espionage thriller is expected to be one of the biggest summer movies of 2010.

This is a great prize, as 145 winners will be randomly chosen and will receive two tickets, popcorn and soda for the pre-screening. The movie officially releases on July 23, so you’ll be able to see … Read more...

May in Review

May was a month of store openings in Philadelphia and North Haven. We celebrated our first Pennsylvania store with visits from Smokin’ Joe Frazier, Bernie Parent, Ike Reese and Hugh Douglas. We were hiring in Carteret, NJ and Danbury, CT, too.

It was also a month for media: Did you happen to catch us on TV? We discussed wine coolers with PIX’s Toni On! New York and home theater systems on Fox in Connecticut. We were happy to hear that Long Island’s own Ken Dashow gave us a shoutout about P.C. Richard & Son’s unparalleled service on his radio show at Q104.3. We celebrated the premiere of Sex and the City 2 movie with HP … Read more...