Picture this: the streets adorned with vibrant, twinkling lights and the unmistakable melody of Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas Is You" filling the air on repeat. The holiday season is here, and the joy of gift-giving is in full swing. But we've all been there, haven't we? That moment of uncertainty when you're not quite sure what to get for someone special on your list. Fear not, because our Cumberland Valley Holiday Gift Guide is here to save the day!
This year, we're spreading the festive cheer by presenting you with a carefully curated selection of delightful gifts, all sourced from the charming small businesses that call Cumberland Valley home. What's even more exciting? We're giving these gifts away! Starting from November 17, 2023, and running through December 15, 2023, check out our Facebook and Instagram pages for your golden opportunity to win the week's coveted prize pack. Participating is a breeze – follow our page, like the post, and leave a comment or tag a friend who you think would cherish this gift. For a complete understanding of the contest rules, scroll down to read the official guidelines. A winner will be chosen every Friday. It's time to shop local, support your community, and win big this holiday season!
BE SURE TO LIKE AND FOLLOW OUR SOCIAL MEDIA PAGES SO YOU DON'T MISS YOUR CHANCE TO ENTER. CHECK BACK EACH WEEK DURING THE CONTEST TO SEE THE NEXT GIFT GIVEAWAY!
Week 1 Giveaway: November 17-23
Week 2 Giveaway: November 24-December 1
NOTE: It is the responsibility of the winner to pick up their prize at the CAEDC office, 230 S. Sporting Hill Road, Suite 100, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Prizes can be collected Monday – Thursday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm and Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.
More options for local holiday shopping in Cumberland Valley
Every week from November 17, 2023, through December 15, 2023, the Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation (CAEDC) will be giving away a prize through the Cumberland Valley PA Facebook and Instagram page. Each prize will be a showcased gift that visitors can purchase at locations in the Cumberland Valley.
No purchase is necessary to enter or win. To enter on Facebook or Instagram, a contestant should follow our page, like the post, and leave a comment or tag a friend. Each week's prize will be posted on Friday mornings from November 17, 2023, through December 8, 2023, with the winner for the last week's prize announced on December 15, 2023.
This contest is open only to legal U.S. residents over the age of 18. Employees of Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation (along with its volunteers and Board members) and their families are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. Contestants residing in those areas where the contest is void may participate in the contest but may not win any prizes. Only one entry per social media account is eligible per day.
3. WINNER SELECTION
Winners will be selected within two business days at the end of each week. Winners will be randomly selected from a list of followers who commented on the post.
There will be one prize and one winner per week. The prizes may range in value from $1 to $300.
5. WINNER NOTIFICATION
Employees of the Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation will attempt to contact the winner of the weekly prize within two business days of winning. If there is no response within 48 hours of the initial contact, the prize will be forfeited, and an alternate winner will be selected.
6. GENERAL CONDITIONS:
a. Participants hereby grant the Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation a non-exclusive, perpetual, worldwide license to broadcast, publish, store, reproduce, distribute, syndicate, and otherwise use and exhibit their names in all media now known and later come into being for purposes of trade or advertising without further compensation.
b. Any income tax liability is the sole responsibility of the winner.
7. ACCEPTING THE PRIZE
Once winners are selected, it will be the responsibility of the individual to pick up the prize at the CAEDC office at 230 S. Sporting Hill Road, Suite 100, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. Prizes can be collected Monday through Thursday from 8 am to 4 pm and Friday from 8 am to 12 pm. All prizes must be picked up by noon on December 20, 2023. CAEDC can not ship prizes.
8. USE OF CONTEST INFORMATION
All entries become the property of Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation, which reserves the right to use any and all information related to the contest for editorial, marketing, and any other purpose unless prohibited by law.
9. NOT ENDORSED BY META (FACEBOOK or INSTAGRAM)
By participating in this contest, you acknowledge that this contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with META (Facebook or Instagram) and release them from any and all liability arising from or related to this contest. The information you are providing for this contest is being provided to the Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation and not to Facebook or Instagram and will be used to notify you if you have won.
All contest participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules. The Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of its website or is otherwise in violation of these rules.
11. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
The Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation is not responsible for any technical malfunctions that may occur. If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, or technical failures of any sort, the Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation may cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the contest.
12. WINNERS LIST
The names of the winners may be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to Gift Guide, Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation, 230 S. Sporting Hill Road, Suite 1, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050. A full list will be available on January 8, 2024.