Celebration Time: The Return of the 12 Days of Gritmas!


Celebration Time: The Return of the 12 Days of Gritmas!

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Gritmas 2017

The snow is falling, the hot cocoa is marshmallow-topped, the presents are (getting) wrapped. There's only one thing that could make this holiday season more perfect: Gritmas. And it's here. We are thrilled to announce the return of Gritmas, our annual holiday giveaway extravaganza, where we give you the chance to win fabulous prizes from local and regional businesses.

Gritmas kicks off next Monday, December 11, and will run until Friday, December 22. Each day, one or more prizes that showcase the best from our favorite area stores will be up for grabs. We'll announce each giveaway with a post and social media blast on every morning of Gritmas, so be sure you're following us on social media and checking in regularly—we don't want you to miss the chance to win some of these prizes!

Here's your schedule for Gritmas 2018:

Day 1: A gift certificate and book grab bag from Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe + a gift certificate for a pie flight, plus a hat and a glass, from Baked Pie Company (Total Value: $100)

Day 22 day passes to the WNC Nature Center + a gift certificate & t-shirt from Grail Moviehouse (Total Value: $80)

Day 3Rockgeist Universal Feeding Bag + sustainable apparel gift bundle from Recover Brands (Total Value: $150)

Day 4Ocoee Drybag from Watershed Drybags (Total Value: $112)

Day 5Gift certificate from Diamond Brand Outdoors (Total Value: $50)

Day 62 tickets to New Year's Eve @ Ellington Underground, with The Broadcast and Window Cat, plus gift package (Total value: $75)

Day 7: A month of unlimited yoga @ Pure Yoga Asheville (Total value: $80)

Day 8Fitletic running belt, armband, and water bottle bunchle (Total value: $100)


Day 9Baked goods bundle from Annie's Bakery + a gift certificate to Harvest Records (Total Value: $100)

Day 10Prize package from the Asheville Mall & participating retailers (Total value: $300)

Day 11Liquidlogic swag & throw rope (Total Value: $200)

Day 122 tickets to AC Hotels/Capella on 9's Rock 'n' Rye New Year's Eve Bash (includes welcome cocktail, bites, champagne toast, and live music) (Total Value: $100) 

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Full rules on how to enter will be posted on the first day of the giveaway, but for now, here's the skinny:

* You can enter once daily. Duplicate entries will be deleted and may be grounds for disqualification (i.e. please don't annoy us with duplicate entries).

* You can keep entering giveaways until you win; upon acceptance, entries in future giveaways will not be counted

* You can always decline a giveaway if you do win it in case you want to keep entering for other prizes

* Pick-up process for winners will be provided upon claiming the prize

Ready, Set, Gritmas!