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Local Love Giveaway Berkeley

Show some love, Berkeley.

No matter what season it is, shopping locally is one of the most powerful individual actions we can take to support the communities we love. Spending money in local shops and buying locally made products is a revolutionary act.

To support this effort, we are giving away $100 in gift cards to local stores that have been recommended to us by Vibemap users over the last year.

Tell us your favorite local shop, and why it’s so special to you, for a chance to win a ‘Buy Local’ Vibemap Care Package. This month we’re giving away gift cards to 3 locally-owned, Berkeley-based businesses: Moe’s Books, Amoeba Music, and Koraa. Learn more about these local businesses below.

Enter to win by January 31st, 2021.

How to Enter: 

1.  Sign up through the form and let us know your favorite local Berkeley business and why you love them.

2. Download the Vibemap Beta App to be entered into the giveaway a second time (double the chances to win!)

Enter to win by January 31st, 2021.  

** 1 entry per email signup and/or app download. Winners will be chosen at random and notified by email to coordinate shipping their prizes. For more information about this giveaway, please contact

$50 to spend at Koraa

Find that small town indie vibe at Koraa! Here you’ll wander through artisan goods of all shapes and sizes from bright and colorful earrings designed locally to beautiful handwoven ikat fabric from South India.

The vibe: #colorful, #handmade, #design

Local Love Giveaway

$25 to spend at Amoeba Music

This legendary music store is at the center of the site of the historic free speach, civil rights and anti-war protest movements. Soak in the old-school vibes at Amoeba Music while browsing through the wide variety of new and used records, CDs and posters.

The vibe: #indie, #music, #cool

$25 to spend at Moe's Books

Supporting local, independent bookstores is down right revolutionary. Rest assured that your time wandering the aisles of Moe’s Books will uncover hidden gems. So, say goodbye to online recommendation engines and hello to old fashioned serendipity.

The vibe: #savvy #popular #craft

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