• Support local santa maria valley cash giveaway
  • This holiday season, we recognize that it's more important than ever to continue supporting our local businesses and organizations in the Santa Maria Valley. Instead of turning to online shopping, we encourage you to keep your money in our community and help keep local businesses and organizations thriving by supporting local! Our Chamber Member Directory is a great resource to find local businesses and organizations to fit whatever your need may be.

    Supporting local could really pay off this holiday season: we are giving away over $3,000 in cash prizes through our "Support Local & Win Big" contest!

    Multiple Ways to Enter:

    Shop, dine, or donate locally and you could win big! There are multiple ways to enter on our contest app:

    1. Snap a selfie at a local business/nonprofit you are supporting (5 entries).
    2. Submit a photo of your receipt from a local business totaling $50 or more. (10 entries). 
    3. Engage with us on social media (1 entry per social media platform).

    Multiple entries are allowed and highly encouraged - the more local businesses you support, the better your chances of winning big!

    Qualifying Businesses/Organizations:

    • Businesses/organizations must be located within the Santa Maria Valley (Santa Maria, Orcutt, Guadalupe) or a member of the Santa Maria Valley Chamber.
    • Qualifying purchases must be outside of your normal spending
      • ex: a receipt for groceries or a utility bill would not qualify. A selfie or receipt from a local restaurant, small business, or nonprofit donation would qualify.

    Contest Timeline & Prizes:

    The Support Local & Win Big campaign will kick off on Small Business Saturday (November 27th) and run through December 19th. Winners will be randomly selected and announced on December 20th.

    We will be giving away 7 cash prizes totalling $3,000!

    • (1) $1,000 prize
    • (2) $500 prizes
    • (4) $250 prizes

  • Enter today for your chance to win big!

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  • Contest Terms & Conditions

  • No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win. Images submitted to the Support Local & Win Big contest may be used by the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce for promotional reasons. Images and receipts submitted must be taken by the contest entrant at a local business located in the Santa Maria Valley (Santa Maria, Guadalupe, Orcutt), or at a business that is a member of the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce. Submissions must be outside of your normal spending (ex: bills for groceries and utilities are not eligible entries). Submissions not meeting these guidelines will be excluded from prize drawings. Prize winners will be randomly drawn December 20th and will be notified via email within 24 hours of selection. Winners will have 48 hours to accept their prize, or a new winner will be randomly selected.