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Good Neighbor Game

Let's Play the Good Neighbor Game!

Did you know that Good Neighbor Day is September, 28th? To celebrate, The Welcome Basket is hosting a neighborly social media selfie contest beginning September, 1 through midnight on September 26!


Simply register online at with your email and Facebook ID and/or Instagram handle. It’s Free and no purchases are necessary!



10 Points will be awarded for POSTING SELFIES and TAGGING the following in the same post:

  1. @TheWelcomeBasket 
  2. the place where the selfie is taken – this will be a Welcome Basket Sponsor (i.e. Polished, Deschutes, HomeTown Bank, etc.) A list of designated selfie locations will be released prior to the start date.
  3. And finally - using the hashtag #GoodNeighborGame.

Example – Post selfie photo with a caption - “I love this color of nail polish! @Polished – thank you @TheWelcomeBasket for hosting the fun #GoodNeighborGame – I hope we win!”


Instructions will be posted at each designated selfie location as reminders for participants.


10 Points be awarded for posting a selfie when doing a neighborly act of kindness, like opening the door for someone or shopping local. There is no limit to the neighborly acts of kindness selfies so be neighborly and post away!

Post a selfie of your neighborly act and the following tags/hashtags

  1. @TheWelcomeBasket
  2. #GoodNeighborGame
  3. #BeNeighborly


If you post the same selfie to Facebook AND Instagram and tag appropriately, points will be awarded for both! YES!

Double Points will be awarded throughout the month of September during #GoodNeighborGame Pop Up events at various Roanoke businesses. Follow The Welcome Basket on Facebook and Instagram to be notified of all pop-up events.


We will celebrate National Good Neighbor Day at the Deschutes Tasting Room in downtown Roanoke on September 28th from 6pm - 10pm. Winners will be announced at this time and prizes will be awarded. You must be present to win!


#1 Neighbor Prize - participant with the best selfie showing a neighborly act of kindness (Decided by The Welcome Basket) will win a prize valued at at least $100 for you and a prize for a neighbor

Grand Prize will be awarded to the participant with the most points. In the case of a tie, the winner will be chosen based on our favorite neighborly selfies (Decided by The Welcome Basket) Prize to be determined, will be a basket with prizes worth over $1000!

Luckiest Neighbor Prize - will go to one lucky particpant who wins the raffle to be held at the Good Neighbor Day Celebration on September 28th from 6pm - 10pm at the Deschutes Tasting Room in downtown Roanoke. The Luckiest Neighbor will win a limited edition Roanoke Deschutes Brewery Drink Tank. Only 30 of these exist and this lucky participant will win 1!!

***Must be present at the Good Neighbor Day Party at the Deschutes Brewery Roanoke Tasting Room to win prizes***

By registering for the Good Neighbor Game you agree to not hold The Welcome Basket or any participating sponsors liable for any injuries to self or possessions while participating in this event. No purchases necessary. Prizes subject to change


Earlier Event: July 14
Street Pub
Later Event: September 1
Virginia's Blue Ridge Go Cross