OCEANSIDE HOLIDAY CHALLENGE
Small Business Saturday, Nov. 26-Dec. 11, 2022
SHOP LOCAL FOR THE HOLIDAYS & GET REWARDED!
Take our returning challenge to shop, eat and play local this holiday season! Register and download our scavenger hunt mobile app. Then visit Oceanside businesses, destinations and events during 'Tis the Season to Shop Local from Small Business Saturday, Nov. 26, through Sunday, Dec. 11, for a chance to win local prizes! No purchase necessary to participate.
PARTICIPATE IN THREE EASY STEPS:
Choose a GooseChase user name and register with us here. Your registration enters you into local prize giveaways from participating 'Tis the Season to Shop Local businesses and makers. You must be registered to be eligible for our prize giveaways.
Download the GooseChase app. Then search for and join the Oceanside Holiday Challenge game, or use Join Code GDVWP3.
3. SHOP, EAT & PLAY
Starting on Small Business Saturday, visit any of the businesses participating in the Oceanside Holiday Challenge. The game guides you to local businesses, destinations and events to complete missions by snapping selfies or shooting videos. Each mission you complete earns you one or more points toward winning local prizes. Each point earned in the game equals one giveaway entry. Winners will be chosen by drawing. Share photos or video to Instagram with the hashtag #oceansideholidaychallenge.
MISSION PACIFIC STAYCATION
Treat yourself to relaxation with an ocean view at Mission Pacific! Receive a one-night stay for two, including a $250 gift certificate for spa treatments at Sunny’s Spa & Beauty Lounge and breakfast at Piper restaurant.
$500 SHOPPNG SPREE
Enjoy the ultimate Downtown Oceanside shopping experience! Receive gift cards from multiple local businesses to shop, eat and play Downtown! Shops to come.
THE BRICK HOTEL STAYCATION
Get ready for an Oceanside adventure! Receive a one-night stay for two at The Brick Hotel, along with a $100 gift card for a New Orleans-style dinner at Q&A Restaurant & Oyster Bar and a whale watching cruise for two with Oceanside Adventures.
HOW TO SHARE YOUR IMAGES DIRECTLY FROM THE GAME
Be sure to use the hashtag #OCEANSIDEHOLIDAYCHALLENGE so we can see your post.
ABOUT ’TIS THE SEASON TO SHOP LOCAL
Winner of the 2021 Small Business Saturday Neighborhood Champion Innovation Contest by Main Street America and American Express, ’Tis the Season to Shop Local is an annual holiday campaign to support local retail businesses and artisans by encouraging residents and visitors to shop local during the holiday season. Sponsored by MiraCosta College and The Osider, the campaign is a partnership between MainStreet Oceanside, City of Oceanside Economic Development and the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce.