‘Tis the season for contests! Guess businesses have figured out one formula for success is engaging the customer base and asking for feedback via social media platforms.Â This competition caught our eye because two very popular establishments are reaching out asking for our assistance in creating a happy hour idea.Â Details below.
CafÃ© Saint Ex and Bar Pilar will each launch a first-ever Happy Hour this October and are asking the for the public’s help.Â The “Choose Your Own Adventure” happy hour contest will run from now through September 15th, where anyone can submit a full range of ideas, including drink and food specials, music, timing, themes and more.
To submit, participants are asked to follow CafÃ© Saint Ex and Bar Pilar on Facebook, respectively and “post” their ideas. There is no cap on the amount of submissions allowed. The winning ideas will be chosen by Bar Pilar and CafÃ© Saint Ex management and staff, and will launch October 1st, 2012.
The two winning submissions will receive the ultimate prize: free happy hours for six months! Each winner will lavish in their victory by receiving one gift certificate per week for six months, redeemable during happy hour for everything ranging from snacks, beers and more (full details will be decided by contest).
Bar Pilar is located at 1833 14th Street NW and Cafe Saint Ex is located at 1833 14th Street NW.
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