What is #OrangeTuesday?
It’s the official start of the Halloween season! Every year, we kick off Halloween season on the day after Labor Day, Orange Tuesday. There are prices slashed to the bone, “Spooky Steal” deals to die for, and all sorts of fun and surprises along the way! Plus, we’re collaborating with Home Grown Families and As Mom Sees It to host a Twitter Party and share hot costumes, tips and tricks, and amazing prizes – you might just come away with some brand new costumes for your trick-or-treaters!
When is the Twitter Party?
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 from 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. CT. (Or, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET / 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. PT)
What are the prizes?
During the Twitter party, one Grand Prize winner will receive one (1) $100 CostumeExpress.com Gift Code. Four additional winners will each receive one (1) $50 CostumeExpress.com Gift Code. Also, if you reTweet us before the party starts, you’ll be entered into a drawing for one of two $50 Gift Codes.
Who should you follow?
There are 3 Twitters you should follow for this party. Your hosts, Tiffany and Melissa of Home Grown Families (@MomToSprouts), your co-host, Dusty from As Mom Sees It (@AsMomSeesIt), and ours, @CostumeExpress.
How to win prizes:
First, RSVP to the Twitter party by entering your name and your Twitter page’s URL in the Linky below (include the https:// at the beginning). Then, follow the hosts and play along with their posts! Make sure to use #OrangeTuesday in all of your Twitter party Tweets and responses so that we can find them. We’ll randomly choose winners after the Twitter party ends.
Click here to expand and read the Official Twitter Party Rules.
OFFICIAL TWITTER PARTY RULES
No purchase or mobile use necessary to participate or win. By entering, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of BuySeasons, Inc. (“Sponsor”), and MomToSprouts (“Presenter”) and @AsMomSeesIt (“Co-Presenter”).
The Promotion will consist of a Twitter Party as described below. The Twitter Party entry period begins at 12:00:00 p.m. CT on September 2, 2015 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CT on September 8, 2015. Void where prohibited by law (“Promotion Period”). The Twitter Party begins at 12:00:00 p.m. CT on September 8, 2015 and ends at 1:00:00 p.m. CT on September 8, 2015, (“Party Timeline”).
The Promotion will be supported through a website RSVP page on https://www.cotumeexpress.com/ideas.
PRIZES PACKAGES INCLUDE:
Seven Total Prize Packages:
Six (6) $50 CostumeExpress.com Gift Code (each a “prize”). Two of the $50 prizes will be awarded after the Party Timeline to two randomly-chosen Entrants who promoted the Twitter Party during the Promotion Period and otherwise comply with all Requirements (“Pre-Promotion Prizes”). The other four $50 CostumeExpress.com Gift Codes will be awarded during the Party Timeline for active participants complying with the Requirements OR;
One (1) $100 Grand Prize CostumeExpress.com Gift Code (the “Grand Prize”) will be awarded to one Entrant who satisfies all Requirements. All prize values are approximate and are noted in US dollars. Total Approximate Retail Value of all prizes: $400.00 (US dollars).
Prize Package selection is at the sole selection and discretion of Sponsor and its representatives and can be changed or modified at any time without notice. No exchanges, substitutions or cash value shall be awarded in lieu of any of the above packages. All decisions on award of any packages are final and cannot be challenged. Potential prize winners will be announced immediately after the Party Timeline has ended. One prize per household.
How to Enter. The Twitter Party entry period begins at 12:00:00 p.m. CT on September 2, 2015 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CT on September 8, 2015 (“Promotion Period”). The Twitter Party begins at 12:00:00 p.m. CT on September 8, 2015 and ends at 1:00:00 p.m. CT on September 8, 2015, (“Party Timeline”). To enter to win the Pre-Promotion Prizes, entrants must re-Tweet a Tweet regarding the Twitter party prior to the beginning of the Party Timeline. To enter to win during the party, participants must log onto Twitter during the party between noon and 1:00:00 pm CT on September 8, 2015, follow the @CostumeExpress handle, and participate within and throughout the party using the hashtag #OrangeTuesday (the “Requirements”). If an Entrant is found to be entering with more than one Twitter handle, all entries submitted by such Entrant will be void.
Drawing and Winner Notification. Anyone who has met the Requirements will be automatically eligible to win a Prize. Winners will be randomly selected before and during the party from all eligible entries meeting all Requirements. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Potential winners will be asked to confirm receipt of their prize to MomToSprouts via a form sent to the winner during the party verifying physical address. Failure to complete the form within the Party Timeline will result in disqualification and a new winner will be drawn.
Eligibility. Must be a resident of the fifty United States or D.C., 18 or older to participate. Void where prohibited by law. Employees, officers, and directors of BuySeasons, Inc., and MomToSprouts and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, suppliers, advertising and promotional agencies, and the immediate family members (spouse, children, parents, siblings) or household members (whether or not related) of each are not eligible. By participating and/or accepting any prize, winners release and agree to hold harmless Sponsor, Presenter, and each of their respective affiliates, directors, employees, officers and agents, including without limitation, their advertising/promotion agencies from any and all liability, injury, loss, or damage of any kind to property or person(s), including death, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from or in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes, or the awarding, receipt, possession, use or misuse of any prize and/or with respect to participation in any prize related activity. Only one prize per household.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to this Promotion. The Sponsor and/or Presenter will monitor tweets using the hashtag #OrangeTuesday on Twitter and notify the potential winner via direct message. Potential winners may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within 10 business days of date of issuance. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner within a reasonable time period, prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner will be notified.
GENERAL PRIZE CONDITIONS: All prize details are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. All prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. No substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent of prize is permitted, except by Sponsor, which reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Any and all federal, state and local taxes on the prizes, and any other costs, fees, and expenses not explicitly stated herein as being awarded, are the sole responsibility of the winners. All Costume Cash Gift Codes must be used by December 31, 2015.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, each entrant agrees: (a) to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor and Presenter, which shall be final in all respects relating to this Promotion; (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Presenter, and Twitter, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the forgoing (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any awarded prize; and (c) to the use of his/her name, voice, performance, photograph/video, image and/or likeness for programming, advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use if asked to do so. In the event of a dispute regarding entries and/or tweets received from multiple users having the same Twitter account, the authorized subscriber of the Twitter account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the Twitter account by Twitter. Released Parties not responsible for misdirected or undeliverable Twitter updates (“tweets”) or for any technical problems, malfunctions of any telephone lines, computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof. Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, undeliverable, destroyed, garbled or stolen entries or tweets; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether typographical, human mechanical, electronic, computer, network, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the posting of questions, the processing of entries and/or tweets, the announcement of the prize or in any Promotion-related materials. Sponsor shall be the official time-keeper for the event, and Sponsor’s computer shall be the official time-keeping device. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materials from or use of the website. Sponsor may disqualify anyone from participating in the Promotion or winning a prize (and void all associated entries/tweets) if, in its sole discretion, it determines that such person is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel or suspend any portion of the Promotion for any reason, including should any cause corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Promotion and, in the event of termination, to determine the winner(s) for the question(s) at issue from among all eligible tweets and/or entries received up to such time for the applicable question(s) using the winner determination procedure outlined above.
WINNERS’ NAMES: For of the names of the winners send a self-addressed, stamped, envelope within 10 days of party to BuySeasons, Inc., c/o #OrangeTuesday Twitter Party, 5915 S. Moorland Rd., New Berlin, WI 53151. Vermont Residents may omit return postage. All requests must be received not later than October 15, 2015.