General Growth Services – Beachwood Place Merry & Bright – Win a $1000 gift card One winner will receive an 8’ bear

Merry & Bright Sweepstakes –  Official Sweepstakes Rules
Beachwood Place “Mall”
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE, PAYMENT, OR USE OF WIRELESS SERVICE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING AND IS NOT NECESSARY TO ENTER. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.  This Sweepstakes is solely sponsored by General Growth Services, Inc. (“GGSI” or “Sponsor”). This promotion is not associated with, sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Facebook.

TO ENTER:    Although there are two methods of entry, a person may only enter once by using one of the entry methods listed. Entries are accepted between November 15, 2019, 12:00AM, CT and December 31, 2019, 11:59PM, CT (“Entry Cycle).
i)  Visit our Mall during the Entry Cycle and text the keyword, MERRY, to 50304 for a chance to win.  Standard text and phone messaging rates may apply to send and receive transmission; therefore, entrants may be charged according to their carrier’s rates. Sponsor may send entrant 3 reply texts in response to an entry including an invite entrant to join the Mall’s texting program. Our Privacy Policy is available at
ii) for an alternative method of entry, click here and provide the requested information including your name, email address, and contact information required. 
ELIGIBILITY:    Open to U.S. residents, age 13 or older.  General Growth Services, Inc. and their parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, partners, advertising and promotional agencies and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (“Sponsor and its Agents”) and members of their immediate families and people living in the same household of each are not eligible.  
PRIZES/WINNER SELECTION/ODDS:  Winners will be selected in a random drawing held on or about January 6th, 2020. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.

Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each prize

One winner will receive a $1,000 gift card


One winner will receive an 8’ bear.

One winner will receive a $1,000 gift card


Bear has an ARV of $290

One winner will each receive a 4’ bear.

Bear has an ARV of $40

One winner will each receive a 2’ bear.

Bear has an ARV of $25

CLAIMING PRIZE:  Winners will be notified by email, phone, or text, and must respond to Sponsor within 3 (three) days of the first notification or the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. Sponsor will require winner to present a valid U.S. government issued photo ID and Image Release which must be received by the Sponsor within 3 (three) days of the first win notification or the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected.  If a winner is age 17 or younger their parent or legal guardian will be required to provide the required documentation within the required timeframe. A winner is required to pick up their prize in person in the Mall management office during business hours, Monday-Friday, and prior to the date communicated by Sponsor.

TERMS:    Winner agrees that: (1) by accepting a prize, each winner consents to the use of his/her name, hometown, and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation in all media (except if winner is a resident of TN or where otherwise prohibited by law); (2) winner is responsible to comply with all laws and for all federal, state and local taxes applicable to the acceptance and use of the prize.  If the prize is valued at $600.00 or higher a 1099 tax form will be issued in the winner’s name for the ARV. By participating, entrants agree to: (1) be contacted by the Sponsor, or a designated administrator, via email, mail, or phone; (2) agree to be bound by the Official Rules; and (3) release Sponsor and its Agents, Facebook, Instagram, Mall tenants, and prize providers, from all liability, injuries, loss and/or damage of any kind arising from their participation in the Sweepstakes and the acceptance and use/misuse of any prize.  Additionally, entrants agree that Sponsor and its Agents, and each of their respective employees, parent companies, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, officers, agents, vendors, prize providers, and Facebook (collectively “Released Parties”) shall not be liable for damages, losses or injuries resulting from participation in this sweepstakes, promotion, or usage of the prizes. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of a winner, the winner will be determined to be the party who established the mobile or email account.  This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States. Mass entries, or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the Sponsor, who is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete or misdirected entries. Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action.  Prize is not transferable. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded; if Sponsor erroneously forwards an electronic message to more than the stated the number of winners the Sponsor reserves the right to determine the winners by conducting a random drawing from among these notified entrants.  If a winner fails to claim the prize, the prize will remain unawarded.  Sponsor and its Agents reserve the right to require additional documentation from winner. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants and Sponsor in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Illinois without regard to Illinois conflicts of law principles.  Gift cards are subject to the terms and conditions of the gift card issuer.
TEXT-TO-ENTER NOTICE:   Sponsor is not responsible for texting fees charged by a mobile carrier as a result of participation. Entrants will be charged standard text messaging rates for text messages sent and received from their device according to the terms and conditions in their wireless plan. Text messages will be sent from the Sponsor; these are confirmations that the Sponsor has received the entrant’s sweepstakes entry and an invitation to join our mobile program and elect to receive mobile marketing messages (entrant will not be required to make any purchase from, or pay any fee to, the Sponsor in order to join this marketing program).  Subsequent texts will result if an entrant joined our mobile program and autodialed messages will be sent to the number provided. If you choose to join our mobile program, message and data rates may apply. To stop messages at any time, text STOP to 50304. For more information, text HELP to 50304. You will receive up to 8 messages a month. Consent is not a condition of purchase or entry. Autodialed marketing messages will be sent to the number provided. Carriers that support this program: Alltel, AT&T, Boost, Cellular One, Cellular South, Cincinnati Bell, Sprint, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Verizon Wireless, Virgin Mobile, Bluegrass, Centennial Wireless, ECIT, EKN, Immix, Inland Cellular Illinois, Valley Cellular, Revol, West Central Wireless.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY:   Sponsor and its Agents are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections, miscommunications, failed telephone or computer hardware or software or computer virus, other technical failures, unauthorized human intervention, garbled or jumbled transmissions or other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical or electronic, including without limitation, the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information regardless of cause.  Entry material/data that has been tampered with or altered is void. If this promotion becomes corrupted in any manner such that it cannot be conducted as originally planned, Sponsor will honor verified, legitimate prize claims from entries received prior to the action. Entries and prize claims are void if incomplete, defective, altered, forged or obtained outside authorized channels. Persons found tampering with the entry process or whom the Sponsor reasonably believes to be causing fraud or disruption, will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify multiple entries in excess of the limit from the same person or mobile telephone number, or entries made through robotic, automatic, mechanical, programmed or similar entry duplication method, and to disqualify any individual using such a method.  ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.  

WINNER’S LIST:  For a winner list, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: GGSI Sweeps at Beachwood Place Merry & Bright Sweepstakes – 350 N Orleans, Chicago, IL 60654. Requests must be postmarked by or before Jan 10, 2020.
SPONSOR: Sponsor is General Growth Services, Inc., 350 N Orleans St, Chicago, IL 60654.