How to get paid to listen to holiday music for 24 hours

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Posted at 5:10 AM, Dec 07, 2021

Are you one of those people that starts listening to Christmas music even before Halloween? Are you obsessed with Christmas carols wherever you go? has created the ultimate challenge for extreme holiday music fans called the Not-So-Silent Night Challenge, a 24-hour overnight stay in a totally decked-to-the-halls holiday hotel suite where holiday songs will be playing. ALL. NIGHT. LONG.

Complete with a light-up dance floor, karaoke machine, Santa DJ, ornament disco ball and holiday lights galore, this hotel suite has everything you need to fully embrace the holiday spirit. Plus, you'll receive an exclusive wake-up call video from holiday music legend Lance Bass, a $1,000 travel stipend, and a $500 room service credit so you can fuel up while you rock out.

"The Not-So-Silent Night Challenge takes the 'love it or leave it' conversation that surrounds holiday music every year to a new extreme," said Lance Bass. "I'm excited to send a wake-up call to the lucky guests, although they might be too busy jamming out to sleep much! has taken festive holiday stays to a new level and, as someone who lives for this season, I am here for it."

If you can make it through 24 hours of the music mania, you will be rewarded with 25 hotel nights* deposited into your Rewards account so you can vacation wherever you please.

"We know that come December, guests are looking for the ultimate winter wonderland stays to really embrace the holiday spirit," said Jennifer Dohm, head of PR for "The Not-So-Silent Night Suite by combines the classic holiday hotel pop-up with the lively cultural debate of 'overplayed' holiday music to create the perfect challenge for two travelers to live their best hotel life, holiday style."

Now through Dec. 12 at 11:59 p.m. ET, visit to apply for the Not-So-Silent Night challenge at the Fairmont on The Magnificent Mile in Chicago from Dec. 19 through Dec. 21.

It's sure to be lit in this holiday hotel suite in downtown Chicago just steps from all the holiday fanfare! Don't worry, the music challenge is just the first night of your stay, so you'll either be singing at the top of your lungs or saying, "bah humbug," as you raid the minibar.

The challenge participant can also bring a guest to support their endeavor (and sing along).

While not every holiday traveler can experience the Not-So-Silent Night suite, has curated a list of festive holiday hotel stays across the country. Top holiday hotspots include Williamsburg Inn, The Gaylord Texan and The Roosevelt New Orleans.

For more information on the Not-So-Silent Night challenge, follow them on Instagram and Twitter or check out the official terms and conditions.