Shop Small and Support Local Businesses This Holiday Season!
Follow the West Des Moines Candy Cane Trail this holiday shopping season to earn points and win prizes. To embark on this challenge, simply sign up on the map below to create your account and start your journey (you may need to click the star in the map key). By signing up, you’ll be able to track and save your progress and return to this challenge at any time. Once you’ve created an account, simply follow the candy canes to check in at a variety of participating businesses to earn points and win prizes this holiday season.
Many of the participating locations have included special offers as part of the Candy Cane Trail. These businesses are notated with a special blue circle around their candy cane icon. To unlock the offer, simply use the unique check-in code and it will display on the location profile once check-in is confirmed.
Check In. Earn Points. Win Prizes.
The more spots you visit, the more points you earn that will unlock a variety of prizes. Check out what you can win below:
Awarded for visiting 5 locations on the Candy Cane Trail. Earn a custom Candy Cane Trail Sticker!
Awarded for visiting 10 locations on the Candy Cane Trail. Earn a custom Candy Cane Trail ornament!
Awarded for visiting 20 locations on the Candy Cane Trail. Earn a custom Candy Cane Trail Mug!
The ultimate achievement, earned by those who visited all locations on the Candy Cane Trail. Earn a custom Candy Cane Trail winter hat!
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*Please note that there is no charge to participate in this challenge and a limited number of prizes are available. Prizes will be available for pick up or distributed following the conclusion of the challenge period. Shipping and handling fees may apply. The WDM Chamber reserves the right to restrict prize distribution in the event of fraudulent participation*