2020 EXPRESS HOLIDAY SCRATCH OFF EVENT
OFFICIAL RULES

 

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. EACH PARTICIPATING EXPRESS RETAIL STORE AND EXPRESS FACTORY OUTLET STORE LOCATION IS CONDUCTING ITS OWN SEPARATE EVENT.  EACH SCRATCH-OFF EVENT IS OPEN ONLY TO INDIVIDUALS WHO RESIDE WITHIN A 20 MILE RADIUS OF A PARTICIPATING STORE LOCATION AND ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE AS OF THE DATE OF ENTRY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR OTHERWISE RESTRICTED BY LAW.   

 

1. PROMOTION AND ELIGIBILITY: The 2020 Express Holiday Scratch Off Event (the “Scratch-Off Event”) will be held by participating stores only on each of the following two (2) dates, WHILE SUPPLIES LAST: (1) Begins December 5, 2020 upon Store Location opening and ends on December 5, 2020 upon Store Location closing; and (2)  Begins December 19, 2020 upon Store Location opening and ends on December 19, 2020 upon Store Location closing (each date a "Promotion Period"). Each Store Location will be conducting its own separate Scratch-Off Event on each of the Promotion Period days.  Each Store Location Scratch-Off Event is open only to individuals who reside within a 20-mile radius of participating Express retail store and Express Factory Outlet store locations (“Store Location”)  and are at least 18 years old or the age of majority in their state of residence, as of the date of entry. The participating Store Locations can be found on the Exhibit below in these rules or at express.com/sweepstakes. The Store Location hours of operation can be found at https://stores.express.com/search by searching the participating Store Location or by calling the Store directly at the number provided on express.com.  Employees of Express LLC (“Sponsor”), and its affiliates, advertising agencies, public relations agencies, prize suppliers, including any vendors providing services in connection with this Scratch-Off Event (“Sponsor Affiliates”), and each of the foregoing’s agents, directors, officers (including members of their immediate families – i.e., spouse, mother, father, in-laws, grandmother, grandfather, brother, sister, children and grandchildren – or same household) of Sponsor, or any Sponsor Affiliates, are not eligible to participate.

By entering the Scratch-Off Event, entrants are bound by and agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor. Any entry may be disqualified at any time if, in the opinion of Sponsor, the entry does not comply with these Official Rules
Sponsor is not responsible for lost or stolen prize cards.  No reproductions of prize cards will be accepted.  Any individual who attempts or encourages, directly or indirectly, or realizes the entry of multiple or false contact information under multiple identities, or uses any robotic, automatic, mechanical or programmed device or artifice to enter or encourage, directly or indirectly, multiple or false entries, as determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified. This Scratch-Off Event is subject to all applicable United States federal, state, and local laws. Void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by law.

 

2. HOW TO ENTER:  To obtain a scratch-off card, visit a participating Store Location where you are eligible during the Store Location’s regular business hours and pick up a free, scratch off prize card at the Store Location during each Promotion Period.  Only one (1) Scratch-off card per person permitted during each Promotion Period.  WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.  The participating Store Locations can be found on the Exhibit below in these rules or at express.com/sweepstakes.  The Store Location hours of operation can be found at https://stores.express.com/search by searching the participating Store Location or calling the Store directly at the number provided on express.com. 

 

3. PRIZES AND SCRATCH-OFF CARDS: The number of scratch-off prize cards distributed to each participating Store Location will vary.  The prizes and odds of winning each prize or discount at each participating Store Location are below.  WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.  The participating Store Locations can be found on the Exhibit below in these rules or at express.com/sweepstakes.  The Store Location hours of operation can be found at https://stores.express.com/search by searching the participating Store Location or calling the Store directly at the number provided on express.com. 

 

Scratch-Off prize cards will include one (1) of the following prizes or discounts (the “Prizes”) during each Promotion Period:

 

PRIZES

DISTRIBUTION OF PRIZES

ODDS OF WINNING PRIZES

$10 off a $100 purchase*

 

*MUST BE REDEEMED in Express retail stores only between Dec. 5, 2020 and Dec. 24, 2020.  Original prize card must be presented and surrendered at checkout.  No reproductions accepted. 

 

 

Not valid on Labels We Love (Labels We Love includes Featured Brands and Express Marketplace items), NBA, clearance or previous purchases.  Minimum purchase requirement amount is net of any discounts and rewards. Sales tax, gift boxes, previous purchases, donations and shipping and handling are not included in the total minimum purchase calculation. Taxes payable after coupon value is deducted. Scratch-off must be presented and surrendered at the time of purchase. Cannot be redeemed for cash or used to purchase Express Gift Cards. Reproductions will not be accepted.

40% OF SCRATCH-OFF CARDS AT EACH STORE LOCATION FOR EACH PROMOTION PERIOD

Odds vary by participating store location but odds are no worse than:

1:2.5

 

 

Free Standard Shipping* on express.com online order

*MUST BE REDEEMED online at express.com between Dec. 5, 2020 and Jan. 31, 2021

Not valid on Express Marketplace items or previous purchases. 

40% OF SCRATCH-OFF CARDS AT EACH STORE LOCATION FOR EACH PROMOTION PERIOD

Odds vary by participating store location but odds are no worse than:

1:2.5

$20 off a $200 purchase*

*MUST BE REDEEMED in Express retail stores only between Dec. 5, 2020 and Dec. 24, 2020.   Original prize card must be presented and surrendered at checkout.  No reproductions accepted.

Not valid on Labels We Love (Labels We Love includes Featured Brands and Express Marketplace items), NBA, clearance or previous purchases.  Minimum purchase requirement amount is net of any discounts and rewards. Sales tax, gift boxes, previous purchases, donations and shipping and handling are not included in the total minimum purchase calculation. Taxes payable after coupon value is deducted. Scratch-off must be presented and surrendered at the time of purchase. Cannot be redeemed for cash or used to purchase Express Gift Cards. Reproductions will not be accepted.

 

20% OF SCRATCH-OFF CARDS AT EACH STORE LOCATION FOR EACH PROMOTION PERIOD

Odds vary by participating store location but odds are no worse than:

1:5

$25 Express gift cards*

*For redemption at express.com, enter Gift Card number and Pin at checkout.  If redeemed in-store, Original prize card must be presented and surrendered at checkout.  No reproductions accepted.

 

FOUR (4) AT EACH STORE LOCATION FOR EACH PROMOTION PERIOD

Odds vary by participating store location but odds are no worse than:

1:635

 

$50 Express gift card*

*For redemption at express.com, enter Gift Card number and Pin at checkout.  If redeemed in-store, Original prize card must be presented and surrendered at checkout.  No reproductions accepted.

 

ONE (1) AT EACH STORE LOCATION FOR EACH PROMOTION PERIOD

Odds vary by participating store location but odds are no worse than:

1:2,540

 

 

4. PRIZES: Sponsor not responsible for lost or stolen Scratch-off Prize cards.  No reproductions of Scratch-off Prize cards will be accepted.  Scratch-off cards will instantly reveal the prize or discount.  Prizes subject to exclusions and restrictions noted above and on Scratch-off Prize cards.  While supplies last.  Total Maximum ARV of Prizes at each Store Location for each Promotion Period: $150. No substitution or transfer of prize permitted except as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. 

 

ALL PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” WITH ABSOLUTELY NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, FROM SPONSOR. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SPONSOR DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES IN CONNECTION WITH THIS SCRATCH-OFF EVENT AND ANY PRIZE. The winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local income taxes associated with the Prizes. If by reason of printing or other error, more prizes are claimed than the number of prizes set forth in these Official Rules, a random drawing will be held to award the advertised number of prizes in the relevant category. Under no circumstances will more than the advertised number of prizes be awarded.  

 

5. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Sponsor may prohibit any entrant or potential entrant from participating in the Scratch-Off Event, if at the sole discretion of Sponsor, such person shows a disregard for these Official Rules, or acts (1) with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant, Sponsor or Sponsor Affiliates; or (2) in any other disruptive manner. Sponsor’s decisions as to all matters related to the Scratch-Off Event and selection of prize winner are final.

Sponsor and Sponsor Affiliates and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates, are not responsible for late, lost, delayed, unclear, unintelligible, incomplete, reproduced, misdirected, stolen, or ineligible entries, all of which will be disqualified, or for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the sender, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Scratch-Off Event which may limit the ability to play or participate, or by any human error that may occur in the processing of the entries in the Scratch-Off Event. If for any reason, (including infection by computer virus, bugs, worms, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries and affiliates, that corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Scratch-Off Event), the Scratch-Off Event is not capable of being conducted as described in these Official Rules, Sponsor shall have the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Scratch-Off Event. Sponsor shall have no further obligation to any participant in connection with the Scratch-Off Event. Sponsor reserves the right to prosecute any fraudulent entries to the fullest extent of the law. Sponsor and Sponsor Affiliates (a) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning the prize (or any portion thereof), and (b) disclaim any implied warranty.  

 

6. RELEASE & INDEMNIFICATION: Neither Sponsor or Sponsor Affiliates are responsible for, and entrants release each from, any failures of any kind (whether caused by computer, technical, or human error) which may either limit the entrant’s ability to submit an entry, claim a prize, or otherwise participate in this Scratch-Off Event, or Sponsor’s ability to include all eligible entries, conduct random drawings, notify potential winner, or otherwise execute this Scratch-Off Event in the manner intended. By entering the Scratch-Off Event, you agree to release, defend, hold harmless and indemnify, Sponsor and Sponsor Affiliates and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective contractors, directors, officers, employees and agents against any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), with respect to or arising out of any such failure, a well as (i) any damage to entrant’s computer relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with entering this Scratch-Off Event; or (ii) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize awarded in the Scratch-Off Event, including but not limited to any claims for damage to property, personal injury, death or claims based on defamation, rights of privacy, rights of publicity or merchandise delivery. False or deceptive entries or acts will render the entrant ineligible. WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SCRATCH-OFF EVENT MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR SUCH ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor and  Sponsor Affiliates are not responsible for any printing or typographical errors in these Official Rules or any other materials associated with the Scratch-Off Event. Entrants enter at their own risk and each winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in this promotion or use or redemption of the prize. Sponsor nor Sponsor Affiliates are not responsible for and shall not be liable for any condition caused by events beyond their control that may cause the Scratch-Off Event to be disrupted or corrupted.

 

7. DISPUTES: This promotion is intended for participation in the United States only and shall be construed only according to Ohio’s law. Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Scratch-Off Event, entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Scratch-Off Event, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively in a federal or state court located in Ohio; entrant submits to sole and exclusive personal jurisdiction to said courts in the State of Ohio, for any such dispute and irrevocably waives any and all rights to object to such jurisdiction; (2) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out of pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Scratch-Off Event but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages, or any other damages, other than entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Scratch-Off Event), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. Except where prohibited by law, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant or Sponsor in connection with this Scratch-Off Event shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Ohio, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules of provisions (whether of the State of Ohio, the United States, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Ohio.

 

8. NO AFFILIATION WITH SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM:  This Scratch-Off Event is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with any social media platform. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Scratch-Off Event should be directed to Sponsor, not to social media platform.

 

9. SPONSOR: Express, LLC, 1 Express Drive, Columbus, OH 43230.