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Día de los Muertos $2 Scratchers®

It’s the Day of the Dead!

The popularity of Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, grows every year and it has crossed cultural boundaries.  We are happy to offer this new Scratchers ticket that features two custom images created specifically for the California Lottery.  Watch as we reveal the spirit behind Estrella…the face of the new Día de los Muertos Scratchers game. 

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Congratulations to our
Ultimate Dia de los Muertos Giveaway Winners…

 

Grand Prize Winners
Seneka Landers, Redondo Beach
Bridgitte Morrow, Mill Valley

Runner-Up Winners
Kenneth Kim, Los Angeles
Drew O'Donnell, West Covina
Julia Urias, Desert Hot Springs
Jeffrey Lethcoe, Indio         
Brendan Nestor, Aptos
Jordan Winslow, San Bernardino
Antonio Molina, Indio
Gombatista Leggio, Tracy
Elizabeth Pineda, Inglewood
Paige DeBellis, Sherman Oaks 

  

Grand Prizes:

 Framed 18x18 reproductions of the Día de los Muertos images with an added original artwork & one packet of Día de los Muertos Scratchers.

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Runner up prizes:

Ten lucky runners-up will receive one handmade “Catrina” figurine each and $60 worth of Día de los Muertos Scratchers.  

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    Día de los Muertos (1232)

    Top Prize - $20,000

    Ticket Price: $2
    Overall odds: 1 in 4.33
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Official Rules

 

California Lottery Official Rules
 “The Ultimate Dia de los Muertos Giveaway”

Promotion Period
The California Lottery (Lottery) is conducting an online photo and caption submission promotion of its $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers® game. The promotion is open for submissions from October 10, 2016 to November 6, 2016, 11:59pm PST.

Prize
• There will be two Grand Prize winners. Each Grand Prize winner will receive a professional framed giclée print of the original painting featured on the “Dia de los Muertos” Scratchers tickets and additional original work from the artist, as well as one pack of $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers ($200 value). Ten runners-up will each win a handmade ceramic “Dia de los Muertos” themed figurine, as well as 30 $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers ($60 value). These prizes must be accepted in their entirety or not at all.

There is no cash option for the Grand Prize winners or the runner-up prizes. Odds of winning prize(s) in this promotion vary based on the total number of eligible entries that are received.

Eligibility and Participation
Participation is open to persons 18 years and older. Participants must meet eligibility requirements at the time of entry submission. This promotion is not open to Lottery employees, their agents, and their family members residing in the same household.

How to Enter
First visit the “Ultimate Dia de los Muertos Giveaway” promotion page at calottery.com/UltimateGiveaway or via the Lottery’s Facebook Page, Twitter Page or the Lottery’s website. Next, enter the required information and upload a valid photo.

The following must be completed for valid entry:
- Your legal first and last name
- Email address
- California mailing address
- An original and creative photo caption telling us how you celebrate life.
- Valid Photo: A creative and original photo of yourself celebrating life that includes the $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers ticket clearly and completely in frame (you must be in the picture with the ticket) and that does not violate the Content Restrictions described below including restrictions on persons under 18 years of age.
- Age verification
- Rules verification
- Answer the question, “Previously, how often have you typically played Lottery games?”
- Answer the question, “Will you buy a Scratchers ticket again?”
- Answer the question, “How did you find out about this promotion?”

Content Restrictions
- The Submission must not contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement;
- The Submission must not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous;
- The Submission must not contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; and
- The Submission must not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where Submission is created;
- The Submission must not contain material that depicts play of, or association with, Lottery games by people under the age of 18.
- The Submission must include persons who are fully clothed.
- The Submission must include an actual $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers ticket that is not altered or Photoshopped.

Limit
Participants may only submit ONE entry during the promotion.

How To Win
The two Grand Prize winners and the ten runners-up will be selected by a panel of judges comprised of Lottery staff based on the eligibility criteria above and the creativity and originality of the photo and caption submission.

Winners will receive an “Important Information” email notification at the email address provided regarding their participation in the “Ultimate Destination Experience” promotion. For security reasons the email will not explicitly state what/if a person has won. Each winner has seven days after the send date to begin the claim process as instructed in the notification email. If a winner does not complete the process described within the notification email within seven days after the email is sent, they waive all rights to the prize and an alternate winner may be chosen.

Due to the fragile nature of the ceramic figurines, the winners of those prizes must agree to pick up their prize at one of the California Lottery’s nine district offices.

Winner Announcement
Winners will be notified on or around November 21, 2016. The Grand Prize winners will be announced on the “Ultimate Dia de los Muertos Giveaway” promotion page on calottery.com/UltimateGiveaway and on the California Lottery website, Facebook and Twitter pages once the prize is claimed.
 

Publicity
Eligible entries will be featured on the “Ultimate Dia de los Muertos Giveaway” promotion page at calottery.com/UltimateGiveaway.

The Grand Prize winners may also be featured on the “Ultimate Dia de los Muertos Giveaway” promotion page at calottery.com/UltimateGiveaway. Acceptance of any prize shall constitute and signify the winner's agreement and consent that the Lottery and its designees may use the winner’s name(s), city, state, likeness, submission and/or prize information in connection with the promotion for promotional, advertising or other purposes, worldwide, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, including the Internet, without limitation and without further payment, notification, permission or other consideration, except where prohibited by law. 

Release
By participating in the promotion, and/or accepting any prize or promotional award, participants agree to and do release and hold harmless the California Lottery, Facebook, Twitter and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors and each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents 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 of use of misuse of any prize.

Additional Terms
Participants are responsible for complying with these official rules, in addition to state and federal law, and applicable Lottery regulations.  Proof of age, eligibility, and identity must be furnished upon request.  Winners must complete and submit a valid claim form (which requires their name, physical mailing address, email address, phone number and other information) as a condition to being confirmed as a winner and receiving their prize. Winners may also be required to claim their prize in person at a Lottery district office.

The Lottery reserves the right to cancel, suspend, modify and/or terminate the promotion, or any part of it at any time, if any fraud, technical failures, human error or any other factor impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the promotion, as determined by the Lottery in its sole discretion.  The Lottery, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any individual it determines is tampering with the submission process or the operation of the promotion or is acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner and void all associated submissions.  The Lottery’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

Disputes: Except where prohibited, participant 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 (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 participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant 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.

Prize Restrictions: The prize is non-transferable. No cash or other prize substitution in whole or in part will be available except by Lottery at its sole discretion due to prize unavailability for any reason for a prize of comparable value.  The Grand Prize winners must be 18 years and older. The Grand Prize winners will receive approximately $2,000 in experiences less tax withholding. Any other expenses related to the acceptance and use of a prize and not specified in these Official Rules are the sole responsibility of the Winners.

General Conditions: By participating, entrants agree (a) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Lottery which decisions shall be final and binding in all matters relating to the promotion; (b) that they have read and understand the Privacy Policy at http://www.calottery.com/privacy-policy; (c) to indemnify Lottery for any unauthorized use or misuse of  a prize or any component of a prize; (d) that entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or who attempt to interfere with this promotion in any way shall be disqualified, and (e) that Winners, by acceptance of a prize, grant permission for Lottery (and agrees to confirm such permission in writing) and those acting pursuant to Lottery’s authority to use, in perpetuity, Winner’s name, picture, voice and/or likeness, biographical information and statements and prize information, for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide, and on the Internet and/or World Wide Web, without notice or review or approval.

Liability Limitations: Participation in this promotion is subject to the Website’s Privacy Policy http://www.calottery.com/privacy-policy. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE WEBSITE’S PRIVACY POLICY, DO NOT ENTER THE PROMOTION, PROVIDE ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION ON THE WEB SITE OR OTHERWISE USE THE WEB SITE. The Lottery is not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (a) printing or typographical errors in any promotion-related materials and in the event of any inconsistency between promotion-related materials and these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall govern and control, (b) technical failures of any kind including but not limited to electronic, hardware or software program, network, telephone, Internet, website, ISP availability or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind, including without limitation, computer malfunction or by any human error which may occur in the administration, collection and processing of promotion entries; (c) failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions; (d) lost, late, undeliverable, misdirected or incomplete or inaccurate entries; (e) unauthorized human or other intervention in any part of the entry process or the promotion; (f) any error or condition that may cause the promotion to be disrupted or corrupted, regardless of cause; or (g) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, by participation in the promotion or receipt or use or misuse of the prize (or any component of prize).  If, for any reason, an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is to submit another entry in the promotion, provided that, it is possible to submit another entry in accordance with these Official Rules prior to the end of the Promotion Period.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Facebook or Twitter.

 

FAQs

 

California Lottery Frequently Asked Questions
“The Ultimate Dia de los Muertos Giveaway”

Q.  What is the “The Ultimate Dia de los Muertos Giveaway”?
A.  The “The Ultimate Dia de los Muertos Giveaway” is a California Lottery online photo and caption submission promotion for its $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers® game. Two Grand Prize winners will each receive a unique, professionally framed giclée print of the original painting with additional hand painted work from the artist whose work is featured on the Dia de los Muertos Scratchers tickets, as well as one pack of $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers ($200 value). Ten runners-up will each win a handmade ceramic “Dia de los Muertos” themed figurine, as well as 30 $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers ($60 value). These prizes must be accepted in their entirety or not at all. There is no cash option for the Grand Prizes or the runner-up prizes.

Q.  When does the promotion begin and end?
A.  The promotion period begins October 10, 2016 and ends on November 6, 2016, 11:59 PST (the deadline for receipt of entries).

Q.  How do I enter?
A.  Visit the “Ultimate Destination Experience” promotion page through calottery.com/UltimateDestination or via California Lottery’s website, Facebook and Twitter pages. Provide the required information (below) and upload a valid photo.

Required Information:
• Your legal first and last name
• Email address
• California mailing address
• A creative and original photo of yourself that includes the $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers ticket clearly and completely in frame (you must be in the picture with the ticket) and that does not violate the Content Restrictions described below including restrictions on persons under 18 years of age.
• An original and creative caption to your photo in 150 characters (not words) or less.
• Age verification
• Rules verification
• Answer the question, “Previously, how often have you typically played Lottery games?”
• Answer the question, “Will you buy a Scratchers ticket again?”
• Answer the question, “How did you find out about this promotion?”

Q.  What is a valid photo?
A:
• An original photo of yourself with the $2 Dia de los Muertos Scratchers ticket clearly and completely in frame
• Photo cannot violate the Content Restrictions detailed in the official rules, including restrictions on persons under 18 years of age.
• Photo must be in one of the following file types: jpg, jpeg, gif or png.

Q.  How many times can I enter?
A. Participants may only submit ONE entry during the promotion.
 
Q:  How do I know if I’m entered?
A:  After a successful submission, you will be directed to the “Thank you for entering” page which will have a link to the “Ultimate Destination Experience” photo gallery. Entries must be approved by the California Lottery before they are posted to the gallery, so it may take up to 48 hours for your photo to appear.

Q.  How do I win?
A.  The Grand Prizes winner and the ten runners-up will be selected by a panel of judges comprised of Lottery staff based on the eligibility criteria and the creativity and originality of the photo and caption submission from the eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.

Q.  How will I know if I won?
A.  Winners will receive an “Important Information” email notification at the email address provided regarding their participation in the “Ultimate Destination Experience.” For security reasons the email will not explicitly state what/if a person has won.

Q.  How do I claim my prize?
A.  Each winner has seven days after the send date to begin the claim process as instructed in the notification email. If a winner does not begin the claim process as instructed in the notification email within seven days after the email is sent, they waive all rights to the prize and an alternate winner may be chosen. Due to the fragile nature of the ceramic figurines, the 10 winners of those prizes must personally pick up their prize at one of the California Lottery’s nine district offices.

Q.  How long will it take to process my claim?
A.  It may take up to two weeks to validate claim forms and notify winners of how to retrieve their prize.

Q.  What are the odds of winning a prize in this promotion?
A.  Odds of winning prize(s) in this promotion vary based on the total number of eligible entries that are received.