The 40th annual Sugar Days promotion in Sugar House, sponsored by the Sugar House Chamber of Commerce, will be held May 12, 13, 15 and 16 when area merchants have sales, free bags of sugar and a grand prize of a Hawaiian vacation for two.
Donated by Morris Air Travel Service, the trip includes round-trip air fare and seven days' accommodations in Hawaii and will go to the person who most nearly guesses the number of pounds of sugar that are given away during the promotion.In the four days, 200 25-pound bags of sugar will be given away in daily drawings. Also, shoppers will receive free bags of sugar for purchases from participating merchants.
The celebration begins with an area cleanup May 9 when volunteers clean up the area and enjoy a continental breakfast served by cleanup chairman Carl Allen, Salt Lake Costume Co. and co-chairman Donald G. Sevy, Sugar House Awning and Canvas Products.
John H. Walton, Granite Furniture Co., is chairman of Sugar Days this year.