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Official Rules

Gymboree Surprize Surprize

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

  1. Eligibility: Gymboree Surprize Surprize (the “Promotion”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including District of Columbia) and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Employees of Gymboree Group, Inc., Gymboree, Inc., HelloWorld, Inc., space150, LLC, Where Eagles Dare Co., and their respective parent and affiliate companies, corporate partners or advertising, promotion and public relations agencies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial, municipal, and local laws and regulations. The Promotion is void in Quebec and where prohibited by law. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. The Promotion consists of a sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) and an instant win game (the “Instant Win Game”).

  2. Sponsor: Gymboree Group, Inc., 71 Stevenson Street Suite 2200, San Francisco, CA 94105 U.S.A. Administrator: HelloWorld, Inc., 3000 Town Center, Suite 2100, Southfield, MI 48075 U.S.A.

  3. Timing: The Promotion begins on July 16, 2018 at 12:00 a.m. United States Eastern Time ("ET"), ends on September 4, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. ET (the "Promotion Period") and consists of seven (7) weekly entry periods (each a “Weekly Entry Period”) as outlined below.

  4. Weekly Entry Period Start Date at 12:00 a.m. End Date at 11:59 a.m. Postmark Date Receive by Date Approximate Drawing Date
    1 7/16/18 7/22/18 7/23/18 7/30/18 8/2/18
    2 7/23/18 7/29/18 7/30/18 8/6/18 8/9/18
    3 7/30/18 8/5/18 8/6/18 8/13/18 8/16/18
    4 8/6/18 8/12/18 8/13/18 8/20/18 8/23/18
    5 8/13/18 8/19/18 8/20/18 8/27/18 8/30/18
    6 8/20/18 8/26/18 8/27/18 9/4/18 9/7/18
    7 8/27/18 9/4/18 9/4/18 9/11/18 9/14/18

    For purposes of this Promotion, a “day” is a twenty-four (24) hour period, which begins at 12:00 a.m. ET and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET. Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Promotion.

  5. How to Enter:

    • a. Instant Win Game:

      i. App: Download the Gymboree app (“App”) to at least one (1) mobile device from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. The App is free but subject to the listed terms and conditions. Message and data rates may apply. During the Promotion Period, visit a participating Gymboree retail location in the United States or Canada, open the App and select the augmented reality mode. Then, point your mobile device camera at the in-store Promotion display. Follow the instructions to complete and submit the registration form including a valid email address. You will advance to the Instant Win Game page and receive one (1) Instant Win Game play for that day. Once on the Instant Win Game page, follow the links and instructions to play the Instant Win Game. The Instant Win Game results will be instantly displayed. Potential winners of the Instant Win Game will be provided directions for validation. All potential winners are subject to verification before any prize will be awarded. Administrator is responsible for the functionality of the Instant Win Game.

      ii. Website: During the Promotion Period, to enter without using the App or visiting a participating Gymboree retail location in the United States or Canada, visit https://gymboree.promo.eprize.com/surprize and complete and submit the registration form including a valid email address. You will advance to the Instant Win Game page and receive one (1) Instant Win Game play for that day. Once on the Instant Win Game page, follow the links and instruction to play the Instant Win Game. The Instant Win Game results will be instantly displayed. Potential winners of the Instant Win Game will be provided directions for validation. All potential winners are subject to verification before any prize will be awarded. Administrator is responsible for the functionality of the Instant Win Game.

  6. b. Sweepstakes:
    Limit: Each entrant may receive one (1) Instant Win Game play per day during the Promotion Period regardless of method of entry; each entrant may receive up to seven (7) Sweepstakes entries per Weekly Entry Period during the Promotion Period regardless of method of entry. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of plays/entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant's plays/entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any registration or play, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant or player. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

  7. Sweepstakes/Instant Win Game: Administrator is an independent judging organization whose decisions as to the administration and operation of the Promotion and the selection of potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Sweepstakes: Administrator will randomly select the potential Weekly Entry Period winners from all eligible entries received during each Weekly Entry Period, on or around the draw dates indicated in the table above in Section 3. Non-winning Weekly Entry Period entries will not carry over into subsequent Weekly Entry Period drawings. Instant Win Game: 151,875 random, computer-generated winning times, one for each prize listed below, will be generated during the Promotion Period. If you are the first player to play the Instant Win Game at or after one of the randomly generated times, you will be a potential instant winner of the prize indicated.


  8. ALL POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR OR ADMINISTRATOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE PROMOTION. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF THE INSTANT WIN GAME OR SWEEPSTAKES SHOULD SO INDICATE, UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY, AND THE POTENTIAL INSTANT WIN GAME WINNER AND/OR SWEEPSTAKES WINNER HAVE BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. SPONSOR WILL NOT ACCEPT SCREEN SHOTS OR OTHER EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU OF ITS VALIDATION PROCESS. ANY PLAY THAT OCCURS AFTER THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED FOR ANY REASON IS DEEMED A DEFECTIVE PLAY AND IS VOID AND WILL NOT BE HONORED.


  9. Verification of Potential Winners: Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. The potential Sweepstakes winners will be notified by email or phone. Except where prohibited, each potential winner (parent/legal guardian if winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) of a prize valued at or over $600 will be required to sign and return an Declaration of Compliance, Liability and Publicity Release which must be received by Administrator within five (5) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim the prize. If a potential winner is a Canadian resident, he/she will be required to correctly answer a time-limited, mathematical skill-testing question without mechanical aid in order to be eligible to receive a prize. If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, or fails to sign and return the Declaration of Compliance, Liability and Publicity Release or provide any other requested information within the required time period (if applicable), fails to correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question (if applicable), or the prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits the prize. In the event that a potential winner of prize valued over $25 is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. There will be three (3) alternate drawings after which the prize will remain unawarded. Unclaimed prizes valued at or less than $25 will not be awarded. Prizes will be fulfilled approximately 8-10 weeks after the conclusion of the Promotion. The Weekly Entry Period 7 winner will be contacted regarding the fulfillment of the prize within 8-10 weeks of the conclusion of the Promotion and the prize will be fulfilled by the designated dealership as soon as it becomes available.


  10. Prizes

  11. Sweepstakes Prizes:

    Weekly Entry Period Prize Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") Quantity
    1 A trip for five (5) to New York City, NY.Trip package includes round trip, coach-class air transportation for five (5) from a major airport near winner’s home (determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) to New York City, NY; two (2) nights' accommodations at a hotel determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion (two (2) rooms, triple occupancy); five (5) tickets to NYC Color Factory; and travel agent services.** $5,665 USD or $7,485 CAD 1
    2 A $5,000 shopping spree awarded as ten (10) $500 Gymboree gift cards and $300 Uber credit for transportation. Terms and conditions of gift cards and credit apply. $5,300 USD or $7,003 CAD 5
    3 Ice cream for a year awarded as a $1,040 Baskin-Robbins gift card and is defined as $20/week for 52 weeks. Terms and conditions of gift cards apply. $1,040 USD or $1,375 CAD 10
    4 A Backyard playhouse awarded in the form of a $5,000 Gorilla Playsets gift card (Terms and conditions apply) and a $1,000 Visa® Prepaid Card that can be used for installation costs. Card is issued by The Bancorp Bank, Member FDIC, pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. Use your Visa Prepaid card anywhere Visa debit cards are accepted in the United States and U.S. Territories. The card may not be used at any merchant, including internet and mail or telephone order merchants, outside of the United States and U.S. Territories. $6,000 USD or $7,928 CAD 5
    5 A $1,500 Visa® Prepaid Card that can be used for a private movie screening and pizza party. Card is issued by The Bancorp Bank, Member FDIC, pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. Use your Visa Prepaid card anywhere Visa debit cards are accepted in the United States and U.S. Territories. The card may not be used at any merchant, including internet and mail or telephone order merchants, outside of the United States and U.S. Territories. $1,500 USD or $1,982 CAD 5
    6 Jeans for your class awarded as (30) $40 Gymboree gift cards. Terms and conditions of gift cards apply. $1,200 USD or $1,586 CAD 5
    7 A 2018 Toyota Rav4. Sponsor will determine all features of automobile including but not limited to color of exterior and interior, and all other features or upgrades will be allowed only if permitted by delivery dealer and paid for by winner. Winner must be a licensed driver and will be required to provide proof of insurance at time of delivery. Winner is responsible for title, license, registration, dealer preparation costs, auto insurance and other fees associated with prize. Winner must take delivery of prize from the automobile dealership designated by Sponsor. $30,050 USD or $39,715 CAD 1


    Odds of winning a Sweepstakes prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the applicable Weekly Entry Period. Limit: One (1) Sweepstakes prize per person.

    **Winner must complete the trip before June 30, 2019 or prize will be forfeited. Trip must be booked at least twenty-one (21) days prior to departure. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability and blackout dates. Travel must be round trip. Sponsor will determine airline and flight itinerary in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Sweepstakes, and those set forth by the Sponsor’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, incidentals, gratuities, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Unless child of winner, travel companions must be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of departure or a sibling/friend of winner with the appropriate parental permissions and releases and must travel on same itinerary and at the same time as the winner. If winner is a minor in his/her state of residence, at least one (1) travel companion must be winner’s parent/legal guardian. Travel companions must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of travel documents. Winner and travel companions are solely responsible for obtaining valid passports and any other documents necessary for international travel (if applicable). Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. If in the judgment of Sponsor air travel is not required due to winner’s proximity to prize location, ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air travel at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates. The Sponsor is not responsible if the event is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason and winner will not be reimbursed for tickets. Timing to be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Tickets may be subject to Sponsor’s standard rain-check policies and procedures. By accepting ticket prize, winner agrees to abide by any terms, conditions and restrictions provided by the ticket. The Sponsor is not responsible if winner does not use ticket on day of event. Actual value may vary based on airfare fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value.

    Instant Win Game Prizes:

    Prize ARV Quantity
    20% off coupon. Terms and conditions of coupons apply. N/A 100,000
    $10 promotion code. Terms and conditions of code apply. $10 USD or $14 CAD 50,000
    One (1) free pair of Gymboree PJs awarded as a promo code. Terms and conditions of promo code apply. $20 USD or $27 CAD 300
    One (1) free pair of Gymboree socks awarded as a promo code. Terms and conditions of promo code apply. $10 USD or $14 CAD 300
    One (1) free pair of Gymboree shoes awarded as a promo code. Terms and conditions of promo code apply. $30 USD or $40 CAD 300
    One (1) bottle of Gymboree bubbles awarded as a promo code. Terms and conditions of promo code apply. $10 USD or $14 CAD 300
    One (1) pair of Gymboree jeans awarded as a promo code. Terms and conditions of promo code apply. $37 USD or $50 CAD 300
    One (1) Gymboree graphic tee awarded as a promo code. Terms and conditions of promo code apply. $17 USD or $23CAD 300
    One (1) Razor scooter $25 USD or $34 CAD 50
    One (1) Orange bike $300 USD or $397 CAD 25


    Odds of winning an Instant Win Game prize depend on the number of Instant Win prizes available divided by the number of eligible Instant Win Game plays. Limit: One (1) Instant Win Game prize per person, per day.

    For All Prizes: No cash equivalent and all prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. TOTAL ARV OF ALL PRIZES: $162,065 USD or $214,163 CAD.

  12. Release: By entering into this Promotion, each entrant agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, space150 LLC, Where Eagles Dare Co., HelloWorld, Inc., and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies and each of their respective parent companies and each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

  13. Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Promotion constitutes winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state/province for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

  14. General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, or human error impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes or Instant Win Game, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes at random from among the eligible entries or plays received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or Instant Win Game or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes or the Instant Win Game may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

  15. Limitations of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant's entry or play is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes or Instant Win Game play, if possible. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims.

  16. Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan (Southern Division) or the appropriate Michigan State Court located in Oakland County, Michigan; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion, 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, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Michigan, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Michigan or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Michigan.

  17. Entrant's Personal Information: Information collected from entrants is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy (https://www.gymboree.com/privacy-policy.html) and Administrator's Privacy Policy (http://www.helloworld.com/privacy-policy).

  18. Winner List: For a winner list, visit http://bit.ly/2NCOOaM. The winner list will be posted after winner confirmation is complete.

  19. Promotion Emails: By participating in the Promotion, you agree to receive emails related to the Promotion including, but not limited to, a registration confirmation email.

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