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Three Dots And A Dash Costume Contest Official Rules

Open to legal US residents 21 years of age or older.  The promotion is void where prohibited or restricted by applicable law, and all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.  Winner is responsible for any taxes, customs, duties and the like amounts connected with the prize.  Employees of Three Dots And A Dash LLC (“Sponsor”), Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc., and affiliates of each of the foregoing, and each of their respective agencies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and members of their immediate families and household members of each are not eligible for prizes. 

No Purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win.  A purchase does not improve chances of winning. Please note, this promotion is no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Instagram. Your entry to this contest constitutes a full and complete release of Facebook and Instagram from any and all liability related to this contest. You are providing your information to Sponsor and Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc. and not to Facebook or Instagram. 

Participation constitutes acceptance of these Official Rules, agreement that the decisions of the judges are final, and permission to use winner’s name and likeness (photo or video) for advertising or publicity purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known without additional notice or compensation. Void where prohibited.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any contestant for any reason, in its sole and absolute discretion. Winner will be chosen based upon creativity and judged accordingly in the sole discretion of Sponsor’s judge/judges. One Three Dots And A Dash merchandise promotional gift certificate in the amount of five hundred dollars ($500.00) redeemable only at Three Dots And A Dash 435 N. Clark Street Chicago, IL 60654 (or on line at is the prize.  The approximate retail value of the prize is Five Hundred Dollars.  Restrictions and limitations apply.  See the front and back of the card for all restrictions including but not limited to not valid for alcoholic beverages. How to participate: Between 2:00 PM CDT October 28, 2023 and 1:00 AM CDT October 29, 2023 come to Three Dots And A Dash at 435 N Clark Street Chicago, IL dressed in costume, take a picture in front of the Halloween backdrop and share your photo/post to the Three Dots And A Dash Instagram page, (“Promotion Site”). You must also follow @threedotsandadash and @thebambooroomchi in order to participate.  Sponsor’s judges will choose their favorite post.  The winner will be announced on Sponsor’s Instagram page, the “Promotion Site”, and the winner will receive an Instagram direct message at or about 12:00 PM CDT October 31, 2023.  Winner will be required to provide their full name and mailing address. Sponsor will mail the promotional gift certificate to winner’s provided mailing address.  

No prize substitutions allowed. Prizes are non-transferable. No prize includes alcoholic beverages.  Participants and Winner agree to fully release Sponsor, Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc. and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, use, and/or misuse of any prize or participation in this promotion or in prize-related activities and agree to sign documentation relating to the foregoing, if requested by Sponsor.  Participants acknowledge that neither the Sponsor nor its agents have made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize.  Except where prohibited by law, acceptance of any prize constitutes permission to use winner’s name, hometown and/or likeness for advertising and publicity purposes, in any and all media now or hereafter known, without additional notice or compensation. 

Participants assume any and all risks from participating in the contest and agree to release Sponsor, Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc. and each of their respective affiliates, employees, officers, and owners from any liability from injury or damages resulting from participation in the contest. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this promotion shall be resolved individually, without to resort of any form of class action.  This promotion shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois, regardless of conflicts of laws principals.  Any action or litigation concerning this promotion shall take place exclusively in the federal or state courts sitting in Cook County, Illinois, and each participant expressly consents to the jurisdiction of and venue of such courts and waives all defenses of lack of jurisdiction and inconvenient forum with respect to such courts. Each participant agrees to service of process by mail or other method acceptable under the laws of the State of Illinois.  Any claims, judgments and/or awards shall be limited to actual out of pocket costs associated with entering this promotion. Participants hereby waive any rights or claims to attorney fees, indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential damages of participant, whether foreseeable or not and whether based on negligence or otherwise. For the name of the winner, available after November 1, 2023, send a self-addressed stamped envelope by April 1, 2024 to Three Dots Halloween Costume Contest, c/o Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc. 5419 N. Sheridan Rd. Suite 105, Chicago, IL 60640.  Sponsor: Three Dots And A Dash LLC 435 N. Clark Street Chicago, IL 60654.