(Cushing, Okla.)  The Cushing Chamber of Commerce and local businesses have teamed up for the Cushing Christmas Cash promotion.  The first event will be this Saturday, Nov. 27th when a lucky winner will receive $1,000 in Cushing Christmas Cash! The second, and final drawing will be held Saturday, Dec. 18th for a whopping $3,000 in Cushing Christmas Cash!  Cushing Christmas Cash can be spent at all businesses in Cushing – JUST LIKE CASH!

How can YOU win?  Sponsors throughout the community have begun giving out tickets that will go into the box for the drawings.  So be sure to save your ticket stubs.  The first drawing – $1,000 in Cushing Christmas Cash – will be held at 11 a.m. this Saturday, Nov. 27th at Escott’sYou do not have to be present to win the first drawing, however you DO have to be present to win the Grand Prize of $3,000.  The Grand Prize drawing will be held Saturday, Dec. 18th immediately following the Christmas parade.  The parade will start at noon in downtown Cushing.

Sponsors of the Cushing Christmas Cash promotion are:  Cushing Regional Hospital, Mac’s Quick Lube, Timber Ridge Gardens, Bill’s EZ Out, A & G Meats, Root’s Hometown Furniture & Appliances, KUSH Radio, Walmart, Cushing Citizen, Cimarron Hearing, Heritage Florist, B & C Business Products, Broadway Smiles, Cushing Lumber Co., American Welding Supply, Inc., Beasley Technology, Inc., Stillwater Steel & Supply, LLC, Maveric Mini-Marts, Show N Tell Times, Shop N Swap Advertiser, Stu’s Music, Escott’s Fine Foods, Mila’s Fabrics and Aqua Pleasures.

Other fun events coming up as part of this promotion are:

Thursday, Dec. 2nd, Stores will stay open until 8 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 4th, A Plate Toss with written specials from the sponsors’ stores.  The times of the Plate Toss and locations are:  8 a.m. Escott’s, 10 a.m., Cushing City Hall, 2 p.m. Root’s Hometown Furniture & Appliances and 4 p.m. at the corner of Broadway & Harrison. 

Also on Saturday, Dec. 4th, Small Miracles Child Development Center, located at the First United Methodist Church in Cushing, will be hosting a “Shopping Without the Kids Day” from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  The cost for the service is a reduced rate of $5 per hour.

Saturday, Dec. 11, No Rules Ticket Party! – All of the sponsoring businesses are being encouraged to give away more tickets than usual ALL DAY for the ultimate Grand Prize drawing of $3,000!

The fun culminates on Saturday, Dec. 18th with the Christmas Parade and final drawing.  Immediately following the parade, at the announcer’s stand, the drawing for the $3,000 Grand Prize in Cushing Christmas Cash will be held!

Don’t forget to keep your tickets and cross your fingers – you COULD be a big winner!!!

KUSH will be giving tickets away each weekday morning from 7 – 10 a.m. on the Donna and Molly Show.  Be sure to tune in to 1600 KUSH radio on your AM dial.  Or listen LIVE via streaming by clicking on the Tiger’s head on the news page of this website.  And don’t forget to check us out on Facebook, too!