DeAnna Buhl, left, of Boaz, Ala., brought her sister Barbara Dunn, right, of Dalton, Ga., with her to New York City for iHeartRadio's Jingle Ball concert. This was the first time in New York for either. Photo by Lawrence Sumulong.
A reserved car and driver met Buhl at Dunn at LaGuardia Airport, where they were taken to their hotel in Times Square. Photo by Lawrence Sumulong.
One of the most amazing parts of the trip was visiting Times Square. Buhl and Dunn said they marveled at the lights at nighttime. Photo by Lawrence Sumulong.
Buhl, Dunn, and other Verizon Up Dream Ticket recipients were escorted to a VIP entrance at Madison Square Garden for iHeartRadio's Jingle Ball. Photo by Lawrence Sumulong.
Verizon Up Dream Ticket recipients received front-center section floor seats for the show, with hitlist artists. “The seats we had were fantastic. We were so close that we could see the artists’ faces," Buhl said. Photo by Brian Friedman.