Grocery Grab

2023 Grocery Grab | Downtown Marceline Foundation

Get on your mark… get set… get ready to GRAB SOME GROCERIES at Prenger Foods in Marceline! That’s right, Downtown Marceline Foundation, in conjunction with Prenger Foods, is doing a “Run for the Turkey” Grocery Grab, just in time for Thanksgiving!

Buy your tickets on Main Street USA for a chance to win a 2-minute shopping spree at our favorite grocery store in Marceline – Prenger Foods. Tickets are $10 each, or 3 for $20. Buy online, or at these supporting businesses starting October 16th:

Tickets are on sale online and at those locations until the close of business on Monday, November 6th.


Prenger Foods |
  • 1st place – 2-minute shopping spree
  • 2nd place – $100 gift card at any Prenger Foods
  • 3rd place – $50 gift card at any Prenger Foods

Gift cards sponsored by Prenger Foods

On Tuesday, November 7th around 5:00p, finalists will be drawn and winners will be called and announced online. The Grocery Grab will take place at Prenger Foods in Marceline on Thursday, November 9, 2023. We’ll also post the winners on our website by the next day.

Be sure to read the complete set of rules below, but here are some important ones:

  • The name on the ticket is the winner. Only an immediate family member can take your place for the Grocery Grab event.
  • If we do not get a confirmation from you, another winner will be drawn.
  • Click here for a PDF of the complete rules.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the “Grocery Grab”?
A: It is a 2-minute timed shopping spree through Marceline Prenger Foods. You may fill your cart with as many items as possible before your time is up – all at NO cost to you. Downtown Marceline Foundation pays the bill.

(Rules/Exclusions apply)

Q: Where are tickets sold?
A: Tickets are available in person at Prenger Foods, Magnolia Antiques, C & W Hardware, and The Paper Station on Monday, October 16th. Last day to purchase tickets is Monday, November 6th.

Q: What if I win, but I’m not able to participate on November 9th at 7pm?
A: You may designate a family member, over the age of 18.

Q: Can I bring family and friends?
A: Yes! They may cheer for you, but can’t help you physically.

Q: What are some of the Rules & Exclusions?
A: Rules: Limit of 2 minutes. Limit 2 of any like kind item. Limit $100 in fresh/frozen/seafood meat departments. Exclusions: alcohol, tobacco, milk, medications, gift cards, lottery tickets, deli, floral and gifts. (Click here for a complete list of Rules/Exclusions.) Winner must be 18 years or older and able to sign a waiver.

Q: When and where is the event?
A: The timed shopping spree will take place at Marceline Prenger Foods on November 9th, 2023 at 7pm. Finalists will be notified on November 7th.