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Self magazine launches its first-ever concert tour this spring, backed by sponsors in various categories. The tour includes stops in San Francisco, Boston and Chicago, headlined by singer Shannon McNally. The concerts benefit the Big Bam! Foundation, which promotes breast health for young women.

Lycos Network this month offers consumers the chance to win a free trip for four people to watch tennis star Anna Kournikova pose for a Sports Illustrated calendar photo. The effort includes print ads in SI and online banner ads; Interpublic Group of Cos.' Hill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopulos, Boston, handles.

Gillette Co.'s "Shoot for $1 Million" promotion will give 70 soccer fans in 50 countries around the world a free, five-day trip to Japan to attend the 2002 FIFA World Cup Final in Yokohama this June, then the chance to compete in a goal-kicking contest to win one grand prize of $1 million. The U.S. is not included.

The Association of Promotion Marketing Agencies Worldwide holds its summit meeting April 22-24 in Sintra, Portugal. Info: 203-325-3911.

Promotion Marketing Association offers a seminar on Basics of Promotion Marketing in Boston, April 16-18. Info: 212-420-1100.

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