Win a Smith & Wesson Performance Center Ported M&P Shield


SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (November 16, 2015) —Smith & Wesson Corp. today announced that it is offering a chance for two lucky contestants to win a new Performance Center Ported M&P Shield. Beginning November 16th and continuing until December 7, 2015, Smith & Wesson will randomly select two qualifying participants, and award each with a new top-of-the-line pistol free of charge.
Registration for the contest can be completed through the Smith & Wesson  ( Facebook page or by sending an email to
To participate in the gun giveaway sweepstakes, interested candidates are encouraged to go to the Smith & Wesson Facebook page and fill out an entry form application. Contestants must also “like” the company’s affiliated Facebook page and share the sponsor’s sweepstakes post.  Contestants can also enter the sweepstakes via email. Only one entry per person is accepted during the sweepstakes term regardless of the method of entry. Complete rules regarding the sweepstakes are available online at
The first sweepstakes begins on November 16th at 12:00 a.m. (EST) and ends on November 30th at 12:00 a.m. (EST). The second sweepstakes period will run from December 7th until December 20th. During the initial sweepstakes period, a Performance Center Ported M&P9 Shield will be given away. The prizewinners will be publicly announced via the sponsor’s Facebook page following the conclusion of the sweepstakes.
Smith & Wesson Performance Center Ported M&P Shield
Engineered by the hands of some of the most skilled Master Gunsmiths in the world, the new M&P Shield Ported pistols, available exclusively from the legendary Performance Center, provide a host of premium features desired by the most astute shooters. Whether deployed as a backup or deep concealment sidearm for law enforcement personnel, or used by consumers for every-day carry, the new M&P Shield Ported pistols combine modern-day function with superior design and control. Manufactured on a high-strength polymer frame measuring .95-inches in width, the Performance Center M&P Shield is standard with a 3.1-inch factory-ported barrel. The new barrel along with the pistol’s three precision cut ports across the top of the stainless steel slide aid in reducing muzzle flip and improve the ability to remain on target after firing. The new M&P Shield pistols have been further updated with fiber optic sights and an enhanced trigger.

Smith & Wesson Gun Giveaway Sweepstakes
First Prize: Performance Center Ported M&P9 Shield
Start Date: 11/16/15 12:00 a.m. (EST)
End Date: 11/30/15 12:00 a.m. (EST)
Second Prize: Performance Center Ported M&P40 Shield
Start Date: 12/7/15 12:00 a.m. (EST)

End Date: 12/20/15 12:00 a.m. (EST)


About Smith & Wesson

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC) is a U.S.-based leader in firearm manufacturing and design, delivering a broad portfolio of quality firearms, related products, and training to the global military, law enforcement, and consumer markets. The company’s firearm division brands include Smith & Wesson®, M&P®, and Thompson/Center Arms™. As an industry leading manufacturer of shooting, reloading, gunsmithing and gun cleaning supplies, the company’s accessories division produces innovative, top quality products under Battenfeld Technologies, Inc., including Caldwell® Shooting Supplies, Wheeler® Engineering, Tipton® Gun Cleaning Supplies, Frankford Arsenal® Reloading Tools, Lockdown® Vault Accessories, and Hooyman™ Premium Tree Saws. Smith & Wesson facilities are located in Massachusetts, Maine, Connecticut, and Missouri. For more information on Smith & Wesson, call (800) 331-0852 or log on to