Old Town Holiday Rebate Program

2017 Holiday Rebate Program

The Old Town Merchants and Residents Association presents its first ever Holiday Rebate Program!

We’re celebrating local businesses during the holiday season, and we want you to be a part of this new initiative. Shop local and receive a $50 rebate gift card from VISA. All you have to do is shop Old Town between November 22-December 26 and submit your receipts to our office by January 5.

The first 50 shoppers who spend at least $150 at a minimum of 3 businesses within the approved Old Town area will receive a $50 VISA gift card. Complete details including local boundaries, expenditure requirements and submitting of receipts is available below.

Dates: November 22 – December 26
Receipts due: January 5
Boundaries: Eugenie (South), Clark Street (West), Division (North), Halsted (East) Click here for more information.

Collect your receipts:

  • Holiday Shoppers that spend a total of $150 throughout the business community on retail products, gift certificates, or services will be eligible to receive a rebate of $50 in the form of a Visa Gift Card that may be used anywhere VISA is accepted.
  • Holiday Shoppers will need to collect receipts from a minimum of 3 businesses within the approved area (see below) and deliver a photo copy of the receipts to the Chamber of Commerce once they spend the minimum of $150 collectively.
  • A minimum of $25 must be spent at a small business (listed here) for receipt to be included in total (before tax and gratuity). A maximum of $75 can be utilized for groceries and/or liquor. Medications or memberships are not allowed to be included in total.

Mail in your receipts:

  • Copies of receipts can be mailed to the Old Town Merchants and Residents Association Office
    (1543 N. Wells St.)
  • All copies of receipts should be submitted with Holiday Shopper contact information, including name, return address, phone number, email address and zip code.
  • Rebates in the form of a $50 Visa Gift Card will be distributed to the first 50 Holiday Shoppers that submit their copies of receipts to the Chamber of Commerce.
  • Copies of receipts must be submitted by Friday, January 5, 2018.

Receive your gift card:

  • Offer only good while supplies last, one submission per person.
  • $50 gift cards will be mailed in in the form of a VISA Gift Card that may be used anywhere VISA is accepted.
  • Gift cards will be mailed after the closing date of the rebate program (Friday, January 5, 2018), and you should be expecting your gift card by the end of January or beginning of February 2018 Map of Old Town Shopping Boundaries


Map of Old Town Shopping Boundaries




Small Businesses – Minimum $25 spend for rebate initiative

  • Adelaide
  • All About Dance
  • A New Leaf
  • Arch Apothecary
  • Art of Hair Design
  • Elegant Nails
  • Elite Nail Spa
  • Essa Dora Salon & Spa
  • Galleria Liquors
  • Integrative Therapeutic Massage, Inc.
  • C. Lind Bike Co.
  • Judy Maxwell Home
  • Juice Rx
  • Stonehill Creations
  • Let’s All Vape
  • Fleet Feet Sports
  • Greenheart Shop
  • Handle With Care
  • Lovely Bridal
  • Luxury Garage Sale
  • Magnifique Nails
  • Mercy Beaucoup Resale Boutique, benefiting Mercy Home for Boys & Girls
  • Occhiali Eyeglass
  • Old Town Aquarium
  • Old Town Barbershop
  • Old Town Garden
  • Old Town Liquors
  • Old Town Nails
  • Old Town Oil
  • Polish & Pour
  • Real Good Juice
  • Rosin Vision Center
  • Sara Jane
  • String a Strand on Wells
  • Spa Dabin
  • Swerve Salon
  • The Fudge Pot
  • The Frame Hamlet
  • The Spice House
  • Up Down Cigar
  • Village Cycle

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