Christmas and winter themed events, virtual tours, skating, creative contests, parties, and dances have already hit the ground running in various grids. A number of grids are also offering you to hunt and win cash and other gifts, or buy lands at cheaper prices. Many will also be hosting new year parties as the year comes to a close.
Decorate a Christmas tree and win some cash at ZanGrid
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Zangrid will host a Live Chrismas Tree Decorating contest on Tuesday, December 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pacific Time at the Ho Ho Ho. The event will bring together builders, designers and casual users who will be provided with a Christmas tree to decorate and will be free to dress it as much as they like, using prims without limits, and by uploading textures.
All entries will be entered into a contest, with winners being announced after it is over. The top 4 winners will be paid through paypal: the overall winner will get 50 USD, second 25 USD, third 15 USD, and the fourth will go home with 10 USD.
The hypergrid address is: hg.zangrid.ch:8002:Ho Ho Ho.
A Christmas Hour will also take place this Sunday, December 18 from 11 p.m. to 12 p.m. Pacific at the Partyland region, featuring live performance with Khiron Ametza.
The last Christmas Party of the year at Zangrid is coming on Saturday, December 23 from 10 p.m. to 12 p.m. SLT at the Partyland, featuring great music and a glass of wine to wish everyone a Merry Christmas.
The grid will also host the End of Year Party on Friday, December 30 from 10 p.m. to 12 p.m. SLT at the Partyland, featuring music and a glass of wine to wish everyone a happy new year.
The hypergrid address is: hg.zangrid.ch:8002:partyland.
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Greece region is also themed for Christmas and you can make Christmas Tours to many great places around the world, including the excellent attractions in Athens.
The hypergrid address is: hg.zangrid.ch:8002:Greece.
The grid has also announced, on its Twitter page, a winter sales offer of $5 monthly for 3750 prims.
Hunt for Christmas gifts and win prices at YrGrid
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YRGrid is hosting a Christmas gift hunting event starting Wednesday, December 21 until Sunday, January 1 2017 where users can login and search for a Christmas Gift Box all around the grid. After finding the box, a user will win 1000 μBitcoins.
“We hope this will get more people to explore YRGrid,” YRGrid CEO Kit Myoo told Hypergrid Business.
Christmas holiday also comes early for former users of Kaneva grid that is closing down, because YRGrid is offering them a special promotion this season after verifying that they are former Kaneva users.
“However, we still can offer them to buy one get one free for our region or membership packets or buy one month and get one month free offer,” said Myoo. “They just have to contact our support using [email protected] and announce that he or she has come from Kaneva, and we would love to guide them through how to explore YRGrid.”
The hypergrid address is: grid.yrgrid.com:8002.
Get gifts at Kroatan
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Kroatan Grid will host the Kroatan Advent Calendar from Thursday, December 1 to Saturday, December 24 on Eternal Ice winter region where you can win free gift everyday.
“Past gifts will be available at the two market stalls next to calendar until middle of January,” Hunt Manager at Kroatan Bink Draconia told Hypergrid Business.
The hypergrid address is: kroatan.de:80002:Eternal Ice.
Mobius Team’s New Year Bash
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Mobius grid will be hosting a New Year Bash on Saturday, December 31 at 2 p.m. PST at their new event region, and the event will feature music, Kart racing, and dance, among other events.
Kart Race will be held same day at 7 p.m. PST and the winner of the new race track will get 1,000₲ prize while the person who takes the second place will get 500₲. The “Best in 90s” contest will be held same day at 3 p.m. PST and the winner will carry away 500₲.
“The DJs that will be blasting the airways will be DJ ToastFox from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. PST and DJ Rocks from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. PST along with our host Doseki,” Head of Mobius Team Serra Royale told Hypergrid Business. “DJ’s are subject to change, depending on their schedule.”
The login URI is: hop://grid.mobiusgrid.us:8002/Roshtaria/128/169/37
Win a surprise box at Seanchai Library
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Seanchai Library has a Mystic Rule snow-filled sim dedicated for this holiday, with 100 booths during this holiday until Sunday, January 1. The sim is hosting a mini-hunt where you could win a surprise box, entertainment, rides, gachas, shopping, ice skating and dancing.
The Library is also hosting the Winter Ice Christmas Festival 2016 featuring sky-rail, skiing, sledding, skating and a Santa sleigh ride. You can also attend concerts and host a romantic dinner in a Christmas restaurant.
You can also enjoy a Winter Hunt for Team Fox where you have until Wednesday, February 15 to hunt for 34 free high-quality gifts in designer stores and shopping areas. You can also discover romantic hideways, ice skate, dance or ride horses in the winter wonderland. All the donations will go to Team Fox to Find a Cure for Parkinson’s.
Other winter events to be hosted by the library include the LUNA Winter Fair 2016 for RFL that runs until Saturday, December 31, featuring a hunt, live music and deejays, a fun ride, ice-skating and snowboarding; and the 2016 Winter Showcase & Winter Art Show that runs until Tuesday, December 19 featuring music and live performances from 80 artists, DJeeing, two hunts and shopping.
The hypergrid address is: grid.kitely.com:8002:Seanchai.
The grid also has a Christmas themed region Christmas Island at Kitely. The hypergrid address is: grid.kitely.com:8002:CHRISTMAS ISLE.
Win prizes at Adult Grid
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Adult Grid is hosting the Christmas Build Contest until Friday, December 23. They are giving out a 10 by 10 building area for free where members can build up to 500 prims using mesh and low tag scripts that do not cause lag.
The hypergrid address is: theadultgrid.com:8002:Polynasia.
The grid will also host a Reindeer Race