Valentine’s Day promotion encourages residents to visit Geneva shops, restaurants

‘Follow your heart’ to downtown Geneva Feb. 12-14

GENEVA – Facebook group “Experience Geneva, IL” is holding a Valentine’s weekend promotion to encourage residents to visit downtown Geneva shops and restaurants.

According to a news release, the “Follow Your Heart” promotion is Feb. 12-14. Shoppers can enjoy deals from 40 participating shops and restaurants, and have a chance to win a grand prize gift basket valued at $300.

“Experience Geneva, IL” is a Facebook group that promotes downtown Geneva businesses. This event is the first of a series of promotions designed to attract customers to downtown Geneva to enjoy its many shops and restaurants, the release stated.

The cost for a ticket is $15, and each participant will get a branded Experience Geneva, IL tote bag and a player card listing the deals available that weekend. Each purchase or meal earns a sticker worth one raffle entry. At the end of the weekend, participants turn in their raffle sheet to be entered for a chance to win the gift box filled with prizes and gift certificates. The gift box winner will be announced Feb. 15.

Tickets are available at Visit the Facebook page for more information and to see a list of participating businesses.