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Every day a product unique to Laguna. Every day a new chance to win.
We celebrate you this year - the fans of Laguna Beach. All year we get to see and hear about your adventures in Laguna Beach, and this year we want to give you your own piece of Laguna Beach to have all year long.
Starting December 4th, we will be doing 12 days of giveaways. All Laguna Beach items - true California Original pieces developed right here in town. Each item has been hand selected and is something that represents one of the uniquely special aspects of Laguna Beach.
Follow along on Instagram for your chance to win.
If you don't end up being one of our lucky winners, you can find all the items below for purchase right here in Laguna Beach.
1. Ruby Mint Towel
Ruby Mint is a luxury beach towel and lifestyle brand. For Erin O’Neil, the creative behind Ruby Mint, collections take their cue from her upbringing on the sun-kissed shores of Laguna Beach, California. This giveaway includes the luxurious “Hathaway” towel, an $80 value!!
2. Laguna Lifeguard Tower Ornament from Tuvalu
The success of Tuvalu is based on many elements from finding unique products, creating unique collections, and having a great team able to translate their design concepts when the merchandise hits the store floor. This ornament replica of the Laguna Beach Lifeguard Tower is flying off the shelves and we've got one just for you!
3. Handmade Stand-Up Candle from Buy Hand
Buy Hand is filled with affordable handmade one-of-a-kind gifts and souvenirs featuring many Laguna Beach artists. Find fantastic handmade: jewelry, art, clothing, toys, home goods and pet items with a little flavor of Laguna at this award-winning store. This hand-painted/handmade Laguna Lifeguard Tower flat candle, comes with its own stand, and it is dripless, scentless, smokeless and self-extinguishing!
Co-founders and lifelong Laguna Beach residents, Brent Reynard and Mike Lombardo, spent many afternoons home brewing, and discussing how to turn their love for brewing into the Laguna Beach Beer Company! Enjoy this gift card & refillable Growler with one of their many Laguna inspired beers!
Catmosphere Laguna is a café with a twist! It's Orange County's first and only Cat Café and has been named the “#1 Must-See Cat Cafe in the US by Travel Channel. The adjacent Lounge is a comfortable and quiet place for cuddling, playing, and getting to know adoptable cats and kittens from local shelters. Their environment transitions these homeless cats and kittens to their safe environment before they enter their forever human homes. This giveaway includes 2 Gift Certificates for a one hour visit with the kitties and 2 pairs of Catmosphere socks!
Active Face Wash
Swell Naturals is a 100% non-toxic skincare line formulated with clean ingredients. Experience an uplifting cleanse as you exfoliate and brighten with licorice root, papaya, and bilberry fruit extract. Gentle sudsing from coconut-derived surfactant feels fresh to the touch.
Founded by sisters, Buy Hand, is a locally owned store specializing in handmade gifts and products from all over the world. This Laguna Beach cleansing kit is made by the owners of Buy Hand; using sage and flowers grown right here in Laguna Beach. Breathe slowly and deeply; exhale and visualize negativity and stress leaving your body as you activate this mindful cleanse.
Organic Kombucha Toner
Bless·ed Booch is an artisan, hand-crafted kombucha company founded in Laguna Beach. Feel the strength of your skin’s acidic dermis with the Kombucha Toner. Because kombucha is pH balancing, it is good for all skin types. The toner helps to protect against harmful pollutants and toxins while slowing the signs of aging; leaving the skin soft and clean.
BOOK an exclusive wellness overnight package in Laguna Beach at the only National Geographic Unique Lodge of the world in California, The Ranch Laguna Beach with code WELLNESS to get this same bag!
Eat your way through Laguna Beach with this "Crust-mas" season!! We have no shortage of delicious pizza spots here in town and we want to share the love with you guys! This giveaway includes a $25 Gift Card and merchandise from Slice Laguna Beach! Bon Appétit! Find the menu for slice below.
McClain Cellars Wine Lounge is a true 5-star wine tasting lounge featuring “90 point” wines, live music and a “hip” luxury, modern industrial vibe. A “hip” modern industrial luxury tasting lounge that is a cross between a New York “Soho” music venue and a “Napa Valley” tasting lounge has opened their doors in Laguna Beach’s ”The Hive” next to the Sawdust Festival. This is not an ordinary winery by any means. McClain Cellars is an amazing new winery from the Santa Ynez Valley. What makes them different from other wineries in Orange County is where the wine is made and where it comes from. Founded by Jason & Sofia McClain, McClain Cellars grows, harvests and makes all of their wine in the Santa Ynez Valley. After it is bottled and ready to release, they bring all the wine to Orange County where it is released to the public. This giveaway includes two insulated wine tumblers & a $40 Gift Card for a wine tasting!
Laguna Beach is a very dog-friendly city! This howl-iday season, we want to treat you AND your dog. This giveaway includes a $50 Gift Certificate to beachfront & dog friendly restaurant, The Cliff, where they not only have a delicious menu for humans but they also have a wonderful menu for your furry friends! We're also including a $25 Gift Certificate + goodies for your dog from our local dog bistro, Naked Dog Bistro, where they have gluten-free dog food, treats and unique products in their classy dog-friendly boutique.
With a heritage of natural beauty, creativity, and eclectic personalities Laguna Beach embodies all it is to live the California dream. This year, we want to keep the good vibes going and give you a piece of Laguna Beach to take home with you. This giveaway is focused on our beloved Greeter, Eiler Larsen. He was born in Denmark, and filled with wanderlust when his free-spirit led him to Laguna Beach in the early 1930s. He became known as “The Greeter,” standing on Pacific Coast Highway, year-round, greeting every person and spreading joy until the mid 1960s. We hope these goodies bring you as much joy as The Greeter brought to Laguna Beach! The items included are:
We want to gift you and your loved one the ultimate Laguna Beach date night! The Rooftop Lounge offers a front row seat for spectacular ocean sunsets while you enjoy signature hand-muddled fresh fruit mojitos, California fare & delectable dishes from award-winning Chef Craig Connole. Enjoy a $100 Gift Certificate for a sunset dinner at The Rooftop Lounge along with the "California Coast" candle from Laguna Candles to help set a romantic vibe.
La Vida Laguna offers semi-private Laguna Beach surf lessons that are limited to 3 students to every instructor. They teach at Thalia St, Laguna's best location for beginner waves. Their 2 hour lessons allow you ample time to learn paddle out, wave judgment, etiquette, and pop-up techniques. Their instructors are experienced professionals who pride themselves on getting you up, and keeping you safe. They have a very high ratio of students standing up the first time, and launching into a lifetime of passion for surfing and surf culture. They love beginners. No prior experience necessary though you must be able to swim and have a healthy love of the ocean. This giveaway includes a free surf lesson with La Vida Laguna & a free t-shirt from Hobie Surf Shop!
Pageant of the Masters is arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. Audiences are amazed by 90 minutes of tableaux vivants ("living pictures"), incredibly faithful re-creations of classical and contemporary works of art, with real people posing to look exactly like their counterparts in the original pieces. An outdoor amphitheater, professional orchestra, original score, live narration, intricate sets, sophisticated lighting, expert staff and hundreds of dedicated volunteers have won recognition for the Pageant of the Masters as the best presentation of its kind. This giveaway includes 2 FREE TICKETS to the 2020 Pageant of the Masters!
Last but not least, the FINAL giveaway includes a free 2-night stay in an Ocean Front Room to stay at Capri Laguna on the Beach from now to the end of March 2020 excluding December 31, 2019 and February 14-15, 2020. Wake up to the relaxing sound of waves right outside of your window!! Photo by doowaditty on Instagram.
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