Skip to main content

Readers' Local Favorites Tool Kit



Want your business to win the Readers' Local Favorite award?

You need your customers' votes to be named the best in the community. In today's connected marketplace, there are many ways you can help promote the vote to increase your chances.  all voting takes place online at www.ourcommunityfocus.com.

The 2016 / 2017 online voting period is: April 3 - May 19.

Go viral!

• Remind your Facebook friends to vote, provide them with the www.ourcommunityfocus.com. link

• Tweet the voting link (www.ourcommunityfocus.com.) to your followers asking for their vote

• Place the Readers' Local Favorites logo on your site with a link to the voting site
• Write about the need for votes in your next blog or newsletter
• Email your customers/clients/friends with a link to the voting site
• Include a link to 
www.ourcommunityfocus.com. in your email signature

Be traditional!

• Print the voting dates and event date in your next newsletter
• Create bill stuffers asking for the vote and encouraging ticket sales
• Create your own in-house flier to get the vote out
• Create your own poster to get the vote out
• Talk to your customers, remind them to vote!

Get creative!

• Program your register to print a note on the receipt
• Create bag stuffers/fliers or staple a note to a take-out/shopping bag
• Make buttons or stickers for employees to wear

TOOL KIT

Readers Local Favorite "Vote for Us!" downloadable promotional materials can be found HERE

 Please let us know if we can be of any assistance.  Now go get those votes!




  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/25/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour

    06/25/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages explo...


  • THE SUNDAY PAPER

    06/25/2017
    04:00PM — 07:00PM

    "Bay Area Funk" With former and current members of Tower Of Power, Cold Blood, Sly & The Famil...


  • Role Players Ensemble presents a Script-in-hand performance of the stage play "Honky" by Greg Kal...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/26/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/27/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/28/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Diffusing the Hatred Program

    06/28/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Learn nonviolent communication skills in a safe environment and develop tools for responding to u...


  • MONTHLY MOSTLY BLUEGRASS EXTRAVAGANZA

    06/28/2017
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    Hosted by the Armando's House Bluegrass Band Bruce Campbell - bass Rick Horlick - mandolin L...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/29/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Summer Sounds - Lesher Center Plaza

    06/29/2017
    05:30PM — 07:00PM

    Dirty Cello brings the world a high energy and unique spin on blues and bluegrass. Led by vivacio...


  • THE LAFAYETTE STUDIO BIG BAND

    06/29/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    Under the direction of Steve Snyder, the Lafayette Studio Big Band is a traditional 17 piece jazz...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/30/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Happy Hour & A Half

    06/30/2017
    04:30PM — 06:00PM

    Live music with GARAGELAND RODEO No cover charge Beverage discount Doors open 4:00


  • Clarinet Fusion will return for their 8th performance entitled “Hello Summer!”. It will feature ...


  • THE 9TH WARD MILLIONAIRES

    06/30/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    "New Orleans R&B" Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs - sax Charlie Hickox - piano Tim Eschliman - bass...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    07/01/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour

    07/01/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages explo...


  • DELTA WIRES

    07/01/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    “Hot-Wired Big Band, Harmonica & Horns Blues” Ernie Pinata - harmonica/ lead Vocals Richard H...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/25/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour

    06/25/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages explo...


  • THE SUNDAY PAPER

    06/25/2017
    04:00PM — 07:00PM

    "Bay Area Funk" With former and current members of Tower Of Power, Cold Blood, Sly & The Famil...


  • Role Players Ensemble presents a Script-in-hand performance of the stage play "Honky" by Greg Kal...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/26/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/27/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/28/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Diffusing the Hatred Program

    06/28/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Learn nonviolent communication skills in a safe environment and develop tools for responding to u...


  • MONTHLY MOSTLY BLUEGRASS EXTRAVAGANZA

    06/28/2017
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    Hosted by the Armando's House Bluegrass Band Bruce Campbell - bass Rick Horlick - mandolin L...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/29/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Summer Sounds - Lesher Center Plaza

    06/29/2017
    05:30PM — 07:00PM

    Dirty Cello brings the world a high energy and unique spin on blues and bluegrass. Led by vivacio...


  • THE LAFAYETTE STUDIO BIG BAND

    06/29/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    Under the direction of Steve Snyder, the Lafayette Studio Big Band is a traditional 17 piece jazz...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    06/30/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Happy Hour & A Half

    06/30/2017
    04:30PM — 06:00PM

    Live music with GARAGELAND RODEO No cover charge Beverage discount Doors open 4:00


  • Clarinet Fusion will return for their 8th performance entitled “Hello Summer!”. It will feature ...


  • THE 9TH WARD MILLIONAIRES

    06/30/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    "New Orleans R&B" Ken "Snakebite" Jacobs - sax Charlie Hickox - piano Tim Eschliman - bass...


  • OPCC Volleyball

    07/01/2017
    12:00AM

    Registration is now open for this intensive camp for 4th-8th grade boys and girls. This skills tr...


  • Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour

    07/01/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages explo...


  • DELTA WIRES

    07/01/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    “Hot-Wired Big Band, Harmonica & Horns Blues” Ernie Pinata - harmonica/ lead Vocals Richard H...


  • Art + Play Sunday

    07/02/2017
    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    Free admission! Come out to the Bedford for family fun and art activities the first Sunday of ...


  • Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour

    07/02/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages explo...


  • 4th of July Party with GARAGELAND RODEO

    07/04/2017
    04:00PM — 06:00PM

    “Rock & Blues with a Lot of Soul” Chris Bryant - guitar/ vocals Jenny Starmack - lead vocals ...


  • Summer Sounds - Lesher Center Plaza

    07/06/2017
    05:30PM — 07:00PM

    “Ever since I was a young boy I played the silver ball” may not be your standard bluegrass lyric,...


  • Clarinet Fusion will return for an encore performance, “Hello Summer!” at the Danville Senior Cen...


  • Happy Hour & A Half

    07/07/2017
    04:30PM — 06:00PM

    Live music with SIN SIVER No cover charge Beverage discount Doors open 4:00


  • KURT RIBAK

    07/07/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    "Original Jazz and R&B" Kurt Ribak-bass Lincoln Adler-sax Rob Hart - drums Tom Patitucci - ...


  • Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour

    07/08/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages explo...


  • THE QUITTERS

    07/08/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    “Americana” Fingerstyle and flatpick mastery Stevie Coyle - guitar/ vocals Glenn Houston -...


  • Herb Day, the 10th Anniversary

    07/09/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    It's a Day for the Family at Rodger Ranch Historical Center Free activities and presentations ...


  • Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour

    07/09/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages explo...


  • Non-profit Contra Costa Senior Legal Services sponsors a unique free clinic for seniors, staffed ...


  • SOULFUL SECURITY

    07/11/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    "Classic Rhythm & Blues and Soul" Glenn Walters - vocals/ drums Jeff Tamelier - guitar Tony ...


  • Happy Hour & A Half

    07/14/2017
    04:30PM — 06:00PM

    Live music with GARY KING, ZAC JOHNSON & FRIENDS No cover charge Beverage discount Doors ope...


  • Bring your family and enjoy this FREE outdoor moving screening! Bring a picnic or enjoy dinner at...


  • NATIVE ELEMENTS + dj Harry Duncan

    07/14/2017
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    “Roots & Reggae” Presented by Minor Chords Productions Joze Pangan-singer Chris Cortez-dru...


  • Chevron Family Theatre Festival

    07/15/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    The Festival will open at 10 am with a Ribbon Cutting ceremony and a Prince and Princess Walk, in...


  • Public Art Walking Tours in Walnut Creek

    07/15/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

    Enjoy a one hour, docent-led walking tour of Walnut Creek's wonderful downtown public art collect...


  • Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour

    07/15/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages explo...


  • RED MEAT

    07/15/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    “Honky Tonk Country” Scott Young - guitar/ fiddle/ trombone/ vocals Smelly Kelly - vocals L...


  • Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages - and...


  • Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour

    07/16/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    Satisfy your sweet tooth this this one-hour guided walking tour that helps kids of all ages explo...


  • HILLBILLY HOOTENANNY REVUE

    07/16/2017
    04:00PM — 07:00PM

    Hosted by Jack Champion Maurice Tani - guitar/ vocals Mitch Polzack - guitar/ banjo Mike And...


 

 

 

 

June 2017

Oasis Veterinary Pet Adoption Connection

 

Loading Family Features Content Widget
Loading Family Features Article

 

Interested in advertising or becoming a community sponsor? Contact us at 925-335-6397 or email us at info@ourcommunityfocus.com