Drink Deck, 2nd Edition

| September 2, 2010 | 8 Comments

“I just wanted to create a deal that people knew they were getting a great value out of” says Will Glass, founder of Drink Deck. In a nutshell, the Drink Deck looks like any normal deck of cards with a big difference. Each card also serves as a $10 gift card to a bar, restaurant or even a bowling alley! The name of the participating venue is printed on the card. With the savings totalling $520 it sure is a great deal and worth the $30 price.

After selling 1100 deck in 5 months, Will decided it’s time for the 2nd edition of Drink Deck to come out. There was a launch party at Trader Vic’s in Chicago where guests had a great time playing Black Jack and hearing Will Glass talk more about why he loves this product “Drink Deck never expires so you remember it when you want and if you don’t then you’ll never have to worry about an expiration date”. What I thought was a cool idea is putting up a map on Drink Deck’s website with all the participating venues so if you want to plan a night out then it’s a prefect place to see what’s close to what. With all these great add-ons you really can’t go wrong! Go on, check out Drink Deck‘s site and say hi to them on twitter. Big thumbs up for the dynamic duo @Pavlovic and @Nduhoski for organizing such a great event! Follow them to learn more about them and why they say “Social Media Strategy and PR is our game”.

Like it so far? Well, you might be able to get your hands on a Drink Deck sooner than later. I have 3 Drink Decks that I’d love to give to our readers. It’s easy to participate. All you have to do is comment below with your favorite spot in Chicago for a tasty cocktail and why. The top 3 unique comments win! You can enter as many as you’d like for a bigger chance at winning but note that you can only win one Drink Deck per person.

You can also attend a Drink Deck party on September 8th at Motel Bar. Details can be found here.

Things to note:

Price of Drink Deck is $30.

You must be a resident of the Chicago metropolitan area to be eligible for the prize.

Contest ends September 10, 2010 at 11:59PM Central time.

Winners will be notified via comments reply or/and email if available. Tip: To protect your privacy don’t leave your email in the comments!

Chicagonista reserves the right to withdraw or terminate this contest at any time without prior notice.

Good luck!

Category: Contest, Featured, Social Sami

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Sami Ari is a lover of everything Chicago, from the Chicago Shakespeare Theater to the Magnificent Mile to the Promontory Point in Hyde Park. Addicted to tweetups and meeting new people as well as seeing films and writing all about it on Samiari.net and tweeting at @samiari Always a learning sponge absorbing everything about Tech, Social Media, Marketing and PR.

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  1. Anand says:

    My favorite spot is Simones for numerous reasons.
    1) it is a Drink Deck spot
    2) their empanadas are amazing
    3) their cocktail list is ever-changing as is their beer selection
    4) amazing space and design!
    5) $6 pizza and a pbr Mondays
    6) open late every nigh

  2. Sara says:

    I love the paramount room! Such a cool space upstairs and down. Great specials , cool staff, great food , and also a drink deck bar. The all you can eat fried chicken special and the Scottish egg are to die for.

  3. If not on our dock cocktailing with boat neighbors, (http://fdock.net/) we head to the Gage. Great food, great service, and the bartenders are the best.

  4. A.R. says:

    The Red Canary. nice first floor and amazing second floor that overlooks the first. Super chic.

  5. Sami says:

    So kind of you. Thank you 🙂

  6. Sami Ari says:

    Thank you for the kind words Erica!

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