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Visit Grand Rapids is hosting a winter sweepstakes called #Grand1000Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes will run December 2-16, 2019. People can enter for a chance to win one of three trip prizes! The Grand Prize is valued over $1200! The Grand Prize winter trip prize package include lodging, tickets to a performance, and much more! The weekly mini trip prize packages include overnight lodging, tickets to BlackHawk concert in April, and a dining gift certificate.

Grand Prize Winter Trip Package

This winter trip package will be awarded to ONE lucky individual. The trip must be taken between December 18, 2019 and February 29, 2020. This trip package includes a two-night stay at Green Heron Bed and Breakfast that is located on beautiful Pokegama Lake. Green Heron’s location makes it conveniently close in town, close to cross country ski trails, the new Tioga Recreation mountain bike trail, and direct access to the lake. This prize package also includes two snowmobile rentals at R&R Rental in Grand Rapids. You can pick up the rentals and get right on the snowmobile trail from R&R Rental, or you can trailer back to Green Heron and access the trails from the lake. The lucky winner of this #Grand1000Sweepstakes Grand Prize package will also include skiing or snowboarding (and rentals) and snow tubing at Mt Itasca. Enjoy lunch or dinner at 17th Street Grill and Unwined Up North with $50 gift certificates to each. 17th Street Grill is located in Timberlake Lodge Hotel and offers lunch and dinner. Select from menu items or the chef’s daily specials. Unwined Up North is a Minnesota wine bar that is located downtown. Enjoy a wine sampling and something to eat like flatbreads, sandwiches, salads or small plates. At night you can take in a winter professional theater performance at the Reif Arts Council. Tour the Judy Garland Museum and enjoy a gift basket on your way out. And Visit Grand Rapids is donating a $100 gas card to get you here and back home. This prize package is valued over $1200!

Weekly Mini Trip Packages
Each week we will announce a chance to win a mini trip to Grand Rapids, Minnesota. These mini trips are good for one nights lodging, concert tickets and gift certificate to eat & drink.

Week One: one night stay at The Doc House, a gift certificate to Unwined Up North, and two tickets to BlackHawk Concert on April 18, 2019 that is hosted by the Reif Arts Council and held at the IRA Civic Center in Grand Rapids. The Doc House is a charming and historic vacation rental that is located right in the heart of downtown. This lodging property is conveniently located near places to shop, and eat & drink.






Week Two Mini Trip Package one night stay in a Spa suite at Timberlake Lodge Hotel, a gift certificate to Rapids Brewing Company, and two tickets to the Blackhawk Concert hosted by the Reif Arts Council and held at the IRA Civic Center in Grand Rapids. Timberlake Lodge Hotel is a beautiful craftsman style hotel that has several on site amenities like a pool, hot tub, restaurant and bar. Timberlake is also conveniently located near the Eagles that has live music every Friday and Saturday night.





How to Enter
Step 1: Follow Visit Grand Rapids on Facebook and Instagram

Step 2: Share a daily sweepstakes post on your Instagram story

Step 3: Tag Visit Grand Rapids and include #Grand1000Sweepstakes

You can enter as many times as you would like, but only once a day!

Plan Your Trip Up North Wondering what else there is to do in Grand Rapids, check out our winter itinerary builder page that will help you get started. All you have to do is select the amount of time you have and up will pop boxes of things to do and see. Click HERE to start planning your winter up north getaway!

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