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sweetFrog Yogurt Shop hosts Pokémon Go Takeover this weekend

(Source: sweetFrog Enterprises, LLC) (Source: sweetFrog Enterprises, LLC)
(Source: sweetFrog Enterprises, LLC) (Source: sweetFrog Enterprises, LLC)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – If you’re into Pokémon Go and Frozen Yogurt, you’re in for a fun weekend.

sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt in Columbus is hosting a Pokémon Go In-Store takeover and social media battle at their location from July 22 - July 24.

Players can step out of the sweltering heat and take advantage of this PokéStop with these deals based on your level:

  • Level 1-5:  10 percent discount on one purchase
  • Level 6-15: 25 percent discount on one purchase
  • Level 16+:  50 percent discount on one purchase

In addition to the deals on cool treats, sweetFrog launched a social media contest on Wednesday, July 20 that encourages Pokémon GO players to share photos/screenshots of Pokémon that they’ve caught at sweetFrog shops using the hashtag #sweetfrogpokemon.

Daily prizes including t-shirts, plush toys, and gift cards will be awarded to randomly selected winners.  The contest will run across sweetFrog’s corporate Facebook, Instagram and Twitter profiles until Sunday accounts until Sunday, July 24.

“We’ve got shops across the country that have been designated as PokéStops and others that are located in shopping centers that have been designated as PokéGyms so there is no limit to the fun our fans will have taking part in our national Pokémon GO take over,” said Matt Smith, sweetFrog’s Chief Marketing Officer.

sweetFrog is located in The Landings at 2511 Airport Thruway in Columbus.

Pokemon Go has been a global success since its release in U.S. markets in early July. According to Games Radar, there have been more than 30 million downloads as of July 19. 

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