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Capital City Takeout Challenge – Support Local Restaurants & Enter for Chance to Win $1,000

November 19, 2020 @ 8:00 am - December 19, 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Capital City Takeout Challenge

Hello Springfield! Purchase takeout from 5 different independent locally-owned restaurants. 1 of the 5 restaurants must be minority owned. *Minority includes: African American, Asian American or Asian Islander, Latin American or Hispanic American and Indigenous American.

When: Takeout purchases must be between November 19, 2020 and December 18, 2020. *All receipts must be submitted by midnight December 18, 2020 to be eligible to enter the drawing.

Participants: Any consumer who satisfies the minimum purchase requirement ($15) and submits a receipt from at least 5 participating restaurants may enter for a chance to win.

How to Enter: Submit a copy of each takeout receipt, with contact information (name, phone number, and email). Receipts can be emailed to capitalcitytakeoutchallenge@gmail.com or mailed to Letitia Dewith-Anderson, 600 South Second Street, Suite 403, Springfield, IL 62704.

Minimum Purchase Requirement: Purchase at each restaurant must be a minimum of $15

Prize Drawing: Names of challengers who have successfully submitted receipts from 5 different restaurants will be placed in the drawing for the chance to win. There will be a total of eleven (11) winners.

* Grand prize (one winner): $1,000 ($800 in cash and $200 in gift cards to locally-owned restaurants)
*Second-place (five winners): $300 ($150 in cash and $150 in gift cards to locally-owned restaurants).
*Third-place prize (five winners): $100 ($50 in cash and $50 in gift cards to locally-owned restaurants)

The drawing for the winners will take place on Facebook Live December 19, 2020 (time to be announced stay tuned).

Some of our favorite Route 66 member restaurants are participating, including The Cozy Dog, Obed & Issac’s, Maldaner’s, Mario’s and The Chili Parlor !


November 19, 2020 @ 8:00 am
December 19, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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Downtown Springfield Inc.
(217) 544-1723
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Downtown Springfield Inc.
3 W Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701 United States
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(217) 544-1723
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