‘Tis the season to BUY LOCAL!

For over a decade now, the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce’s “$25 Days of Christmas” campaign has given away thousands of dollars in cash prizes to local shoppers for supporting our local business community throughout the holidays and all year round!

We are very excited about repeating the promotion again in our thirteenth year, and will be giving away a record $3,100 in cash prizes and great local gifts!

Beginning November 26th, each time you spend $25 at a participating business you’ll be eligible to win one of seven $100, three $250, or three $500 cash prizes or one of over 40 great local gifts!!

Throughout the promotion, Santa’s elves will also be giving away cash prizes to random local shoppers – so watch our Facebook page for tips on where they might show up!


Beginning “Black Friday,” November 26th, each time you spend $25 at a participating business, you’ll have a chance to win fantastic gifts or one of thirteen great cash prizes! Participation is easy:

at a participating Local First business from Nov. 26th until Dec. 16th
$25 or more
(up to four entries per purchase)
Local gifts or one of seven $100, three $250, or three $500 cash prizes from Local First!

Prize drawings will take place on December 3rd, December 10th, & December 17th!
Shop at the following local businesses to be entered to WIN:

WIN one of these fantastic local prizes:

Alma’s Attic: $50 Gift Certificate
Art House: $20 Gift Certificate
Auntie B’s Boutique: $25 Gift Certificate
Bargain Bins & More: $25 Gift Certificate
BDK Feed & Supply: (3) $25 Gift Cards
Beauty Bar Salon & Spa Co.: Gift Basket ($100)
Cherokee Language Tutor: Hand crafted Necklace ($100 VALUE)
CMH Gift Shop: Gift Basket ($50 Value)
Donatos Pizza: $50 Gift Card
For A Song & A Story: (2) $25 Gift Certificates
General Denver Hotel: $50 Gift Card
Hairway 2 Heaven: $25 Gift Certificate
Jen’s Uptown Deli: (2) $25 & (1) $50 Gift Cards
Kairos Coffee: Gift Basket ($100)
Kava Haus: (3) 2 Free Drinks/2 Scones
Kirkwood Adventure Park: Family Season Pass ($180 VALUE)
Laney Cakes Bakery: $25 Gift Card
Mak’s Bakery and Cafe: $25 Gift Card
My Almond Tree Shop & Wonderland Tie-Dye Co: Baja Blanket
Papsy’s Place: 4 Pints & $20 Gift Card

Quali-Tee Design Sportswear: (3) $25 Gift Certificates
Rome Jewelers: PANDORA Bracelet
Sams Meats: $50 Gift Certificate
Strength & Dignity Boutique: $100 Gift Card
Sugartree Mill Co.: $25 Gift Card
The Cutting Room: $25 Gift Card + 2 Travel Size Products
The Guest House Spa: Gift Cards, Spa Products, Home Decor ($200 value)
The Murphy Theatre: $50 Gift Certificate
The Wooden Moose: $25 Gift Certificate
Venice Wine Co: Wine Gift Basket
Wilmington Ace Hardware: $100 Ace Gift Card
Wilmington Savings Bank: Gift Basket
Wilmington News Journal: (2) Free Subscriptions: 12 Week & 6 Month
Windy Acres Country Store: $25 Gift Certificate

THANK YOU to our generous CASH sponsors!

Beehive Custom Framing & Art
Biker to Biker Consignment LLC
Branches of Creativity
Bush Auto Place
Carmel Collective
City of Wilmington
Curless Printing Company

Dr Jody Gundler, DDS
Greater Tomorrow Health
Groves Tire & Service LLC
Kratzer Pharmacy Inc.
Long Rx
Oak Grove Cabinetry
SFM Insurance
Shoelaces Catering LLC

Sunny Collins Massage Therapy
The South Street Gallery
The Yellow Heart
TinCap Hard Cider
Uptown Printing
Wilmington Performing Arts Studio