With the New Year upon us, Grand Home Furnishings is giving AutoTrader.com Speedway In Lights Powered by TVA guests, as well as area children’s organizations, even more to celebrate in 2011.

From Sunday, Jan. 2 through Thursday, Jan. 6, visitors to one of the country’s largest holiday light shows can register for a $1,000 Grand Home Furnishings gift certificate. The gift certificate can go towards any item or items in Grand Home Furnishings stores in Bristol, Johnson City and Kingsport.

Also, children’s agencies in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia are eligible for $2,000 in furnishings from Grand Home Furnishings. Qualifying agencies will be voted on by Speedway In Lights guests Jan. 2-6. Votes may also be cast at any of the Tri-Cities Grand Home Furnishing stores.

The five non-profit organizations eligible for the Grand Home Furnishings giveaway are Abuse Alternatives, Boys and Girls Club of Bristol,  Children’s Advocacy Center of Bristol/Washington County, Girls Incorporated of Bristol and Greater Kingsport Family YMCA Teen Scene.

Anyone interested in registering for the Grand Home giveaway or casting a vote for one of the qualifying agencies can do so at the end of the Speedway In Lights route at any of the Tri-Cities area Grand Home Furnishing locations.

Tickets for Speedway In Lights, open nightly 6-10 p.m. through Jan. 8, are available at the BMS gate. Ticket prices for cars are $10 Sunday through Thursday, and $12 Friday and Saturday. Activity van tickets are $15 each night and bus tickets are $65 each night.

For more information concerning Autotrader.com Speedway In Lights, please call 423-989-6900.