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“Winter Walk Around the Block” Instagram Contest

WANDER TO WIN one of four $100 prizes! We’re having a 4-week INSTAGRAM CONTEST while we promote TEN BUCKS BACK! Join our Winter Walk Around the Block GIVEAWAY – starting January 30th. “Winter Wander the Streets of Downtown to find the warmest whatchamacallits.” We’re asking you to find the treasures that would make you feel cozy, then share them via social media.

Each week, for four weeks, enter to win $100 Downtown Dollars by sharing where you would shop or dine for items that bring you cozy comfort in the cold winter months. Follow the calendar overview below for examples of what to find and when.  Simply drop the WHERE and WHAT into the Instagram post on the Tuesday or Wednesday of that week and check back in Thursday to see if your name is drawn!

CONTEST OVERVIEW

WEEK #1: January 30 & 31FOOD FOOD FOOD – Tell us where you’re gonna eat cozy things like braised meats, fondue, soups, indulgent chocolate — or where you’re picking up cookbooks, warm spices, cooking gear, ingredients to make meals at home

WEEK #2: February 6 & 7 – SELF-CARE SELF-LOVE – Where are you going to indulge in a facial, bubble bath, a head massage and haircut, hot yoga, salt room, candles, skin care products, eye mask 

WEEK #3: February 13 & 14 – DRINKS DRINKS DRINKS – Think steaming coffees, warm cocktails, scrumptious red wine, hot cocoa, teapots and loose tea for home

WEEK #4: February 20 & 21 – COZY COZY CLOTHES – Share where you’re buying your favourite socks, warmest sweater, best outdoor gear (scarf/mitts/hat), snuggliest pjs

We’ll also ask you to tag your people — a ballot for each name and comment — while you make your downtown business suggestions.

TEN BUCKS BACK

Another way to Win this Winter is to participate in our Ten Bucks Back program!  KEEP YOUR RECEIPTS dated from Feb 15-29 and cash them back – for every $100 spent before tax, you receive $10 back in promo dollars! Details HERE

Receipts can be turned in at the following locations:

  • Monday to Friday – RBC located at 33 Downie St – 9:30am-5pm
  • Saturday – Destination Stratford located at 47 Downie St – 9am-Noon; 1pm-5pm

Important Note – While shopping/dining receipts must be dated between February 15th and February 29th, receipts may be handed in for TEN BUCKS BACK up until Monday, March 11th until supplies lastPromotion dollars must be spent by April 30, 2024.

(So…if you win the Winter Walk Around the Block contest, we’re giving you money to spend during Ten Bucks Back, where you will receive even more money to spend. WOW!)

Where are you wandering downtown for the coziest ways to keep warm this winter? Enter each week for your chance to win!

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