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Enter to Win Grandstand’s New Distiller Prize Package

New distillers have a lot to worry about, Grandstand wants to make sure that branding isn’t one of them. That’s why we’ve created the New Distiller Prize Package. A collection of printed merchandise and expert consultation designed to help new distillers get a head start on their branding efforts. To enter, tell us your story!  We are looking for what sets you apart, entries will be judged on; originality, creativity, and community involvement.

Not a new distiller? Existing distillers can refer their favorite “newbie”, if selected you’ll receive a free case of glassware.

The Prize Pack Contains

144 Qty Heavy Base Rocks Glasses With 1C Print

72 Qty Digitally Embossed Bottles

48 Qty Canvas 3001 T-Shirts With 1-Sided, 3C Print

24 Hoodies (Hanes Nano Fleece or Equivilant) With 3C Print

48 Trucker-Style Hats With 10,000 Stitch Count, 1 Location

5 Qty Custom Bar Rails

300 Stickers – 3” by 3” Vinyl With 1C Print

2,500 Coasters 60PT Weight Round

Full Branding Assessment From Grandstand

Featured on Grandstand’s Website

How to Enter

1) Like and follow us on Facebook and Instagram

2) Sign up for our email for special offers and the latest trends

3) Tell us your story via the form below

4) Winners will be notified via the email provided

Tell us about your distillery in 750 words or fewer. How did you get started or where did you get your passion for the craft? What are your plans for the future or how are you involved in the community; we want to learn what makes you unique!

Seeing is believing! Please upload a few photos of your facility, your team, or anything else that will help bring your story to life.

The Rules

The Nitty Gritty

Rules to Play By:

  • Entrants must be a newly licensed distilleries (within the last 24 months) and located in the United States or Canada.
  • Only one entry per distillery.
  • All distilleries and referring distilleries must Like and Follow us on Facebook and Instagram.
  • All distilleries and referring distilleries must register at (Must be a valid email address).
  • Previous winners of the prize package are NOT eligible to enter.
  • NOTE: This is NOT a spirits judging contest.

How to Enter

Every brand has a story to tell and every Craft Distiller has a journey to share. We want to hear yours. Each entrant must:

  • Like and follow us on Facebook and Instagram (All entrants need to like and follow Grandstand on Facebook and Instagram to be elegible to win)
  • Tell us a story about your distillery in 750 words or fewer. Tell us how your distillery got started, show us your passion for distilling, or share your distillery's plans after opening. We would also love to hear about your spirits, distilling process, or anything else that makes your craft spirits and distillery story unique. Please include information on your current distillery branding and community involvement.
  • Please include a photo representing your club – the people, the brand, the spirits or something else you feel helps tell your story.
  • Complete the registration form above.

Unimpaired Judgement

Entries will be judged on their stories' originality, relevance, degree of enthrall and charm, and level of community involvement by an internal Grandstand panel. The panel will evaluate and rank each submission and vote on a single grand prize winner based on the criteria below. Votes will be ranked on a scale outlined by the maximum number in each category. The submission with the highest average of votes will win. All decisions of the panel will be final.

Judging Criteria

  • Originality (20pts)
  • Relevance to New Distiller Prize Package Program (10pts)
  • Creativity (20pts)
  • Compelling Story (40pts)
  • Community Involvement (10pts)

We Look Forward to Hearing Your Story!

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