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3 Ideas to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day (and good luck) with a Giveaway

By Franca Beraldi · Mar 12, 2023

If you see the streets of your city turning green as March goes by… yes, you’re right, St. Patrick’s Day is coming.

This holiday is a tradition that involves fun, celebration, lucky shamrocks and leprechauns everywhere.

Don’t you think it’s a great atmosphere to launch a promotion for all your audience and customers and to raise brand awareness?

From Rafflys we think that this is one of the best times to do so and, in this post, we explain how you can take advantage of this special day.

3 Ideas for your St. Patrick’s Day promotions

Here are 3 recommended proposals to celebrate this holiday and engage your audience with a fun offer.

Entertain your audience with a St. Patrick’s Day Wheel and use the QR code.

Cheers to the people who love the wheel! And how could you not love it if it is very easy to create and use.

It also allows you to obtain data from your customers, which is essential to create and design your future email marketing campaigns.

St. Patrick's Day Wheel
Design a wheel according to the day celebrated and giveaway prizes among your customers.

We know that St. Patrick’s Day is a holiday that is celebrated, to a large extent, in bars and breweries, so….

Is Saint Patrick’s Day approaching and you don’t know how to celebrate it? Don’t you have the time to promote and prepare your raffle?

To make this March 17 less complicated, we recommend you to follow these steps:

  1. Create a wheel to capture leads.
  2. Generate the QR code and download it.
  3. Engage your customers in your store by showing them the QR of your wheel.

This way, people who go to your brewery, for example, will be able to participate and win prizes instantly by scanning the QR code you generated.

QR code for St. Patrick's wheel.
Generate and share your QR code so your customers can participate by scanning it.

Try creating your own giveaway for St. Patrick's Day!Create Giveaway

St. Patrick’s Day promotion on Instagram.

Kauai ‘s account did a giveaway for St. Patrick’s Day on Instagram. Do like them and take advantage of the festive weather to promote your brand.

The social network by excellence to run your giveaways and promotions.

Here there are two types of audience willing to participate:

  • On the one hand, the shy audience that prefers traditional giveaway conditions, such as tags and mentions.
  • And on the other hand, the audience willing to join different challenges. If you are this lucky, you can take the giveaway further and make it a condition to participate that users post a photo wearing something green, for example. You can ask them to upload those photos to their Instagram stories, tagging your account with a fun #hashtag.

If you know your audience, you’ll know if you can encourage them to take their commentary beyond tagging their friends and give these holidays an extra twist to push social media engagement.

Multi Account Giveaway on Instagram to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

A Multi Account Giveaway is one in which more than one Instagram account participates. With this type of promotions, you can associate yourself with other profiles that share your interests, your way of communicating or your values.

Thanks to Multi Account giveaways you can reach a wider audience and get noticed among people who don’t know you yet.

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a gift for your customers. Our app allows you to get winners in just a few clicks and make this day a real celebration, both for you and your audience.

With everything we’ve said so far, have we convinced you to do a St. Patrick’s Day Giveaway? Follow these 3 ideas and may the good Irish luck be with you!

Try creating your own giveaway for St. Patrick's Day!Create Giveaway

Franca Beraldi - Redactora de Contenidos SEO
Franca Beraldi

Franca is part of the AppSorteos marketing team. Her tasks include everything that is content-related in Spanish, English and Portuguese, including new blog posts, product demos and faqs.