Here’s what you need to know:

  1. We’re looking for original mascot names. The ‘Big Bag’ mascot will be featured on our social media posts, e-newsletters and will represent us in public at our various outings.

  2. Names must be original, not used anywhere else before. It must relate to Bailey’s General Store and Sanibel Island. The name should illustrate the Bailey’s mission: To provide you with an outstanding customer experience through quality products, personalized service and value every day.

  3. Participants must submit their original name by August 15, 2014 by using the form contest form on our website.

  4. Our panel of judges will choose 3 finalists between August 16-31. Then, our Facebook fans will vote from those finalists’ names to decide the winning name from September 1-15. The winner will be announced on September 16, 2014.

  5. The new ‘Big Bag’ mascot will be debuted at our store on Saturday, September 20, 2014. The newly named mascot will assist the winner in a two-minute shopping spree through the isles of our store.