1. PROMOTION PERIOD: The MONOPOLY™ 2nd Chance Promotion from the Illinois Lottery (“Promotion”) begins at 12:00 AM CT on January 7, 2020 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on July 31, 2020 (the “Promotion Period”).

2. SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR: For purposes of these Official Rules, “Illinois Lottery” shall mean the Illinois Department of the Lottery, which is acting through Camelot Illinois LLC in its capacity as private manager or its successor designated by the Illinois Lottery (“Sponsor”). The Promotion is administered by Scientific Games International, Inc. (“SGI”) and its affiliate, MDI Entertainment, LLC (“MDI”) or a successor designated by Sponsor (collectively referred to as “Administrator”).

3. AGREEMENT TO THE OFFICIAL RULES: By participating in the Promotion, all players fully and unconditionally agree to and accept these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator as final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Winning a Prize (defined below) is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

4. HOW TO ENTER: Players must enter the Promotion online during the Promotion Period either by going to the Illinois Lottery website ( and clicking on a MONOPOLY 2nd Chance Promotion link, which will take the player to the Administrator’s promotional page, or by going directly to the Administrator’s promotional page On the promotional page, players must (a) confirm they are entering from within the boundaries of the State of Illinois and are 18 years of age or older and (b) provide their complete name, a valid Illinois address, and a telephone number.  During the Promotion Period, players can enter a maximum of twenty-five (25) non-winning #7344 $2 MONOPOLY 10X® and/or #7345 $5 MONOPOLY 25X instant tickets (collectively, the “Eligible Games”) per day.  After each non-winning instant ticket for an Eligible Game has been entered, the player will have the opportunity to play a MONOPOLY Second Chance Interactive Game (“Interactive Game”) that will reveal a random number of entries for the player via a wheel spin.  Each MONOPOLY 10X® ticket entered will result in two (2) to ten (10) entries, depending on the number of entries revealed in the Interactive Game on the promotional page.  Each MONOPOLY 25X ticket will result in five (5) to twenty-five (25) entries, depending on the number of entries revealed in the Interactive Game on the promotional page.

Entries are not valid for any other promotional offers. All entries shall be subject to verification by the Illinois Lottery. ENTRIES MUST BE RECORDED ONLINE WITHIN THE PROMOTIONAL PERIOD TO BE INCLUDED IN THE PROMOTION. Late entries will not be eligible. The Promotion computer, operated by the Administrator, shall be the official timekeeping device for the Promotion entries.

5. ODDS: The odds of winning for the Promotion are dependent upon the number of entries received for that drawing.

6. ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open to individuals who, at the time of entry, are at least 18 years of age, are legal residents of Illinois, hold a valid non-winning Illinois Lottery Eligible Game ticket on sale or open for redemption during the Promotion Period and enter from within the State of Illinois.  Entries must be complete to be eligible.

In addition, the following persons are not eligible to enter this Promotion or claim a prize: (a) any member of the Lottery Control Board ( "Board"), any officer or any other person employed by the Board or the Illinois Lottery; any employees of any TV station from which Illinois Lottery drawings originate who are directly involved in the production of drawing telecasts, including floor directors, camera operators, stage hands, character generator operators, air control technicians, announcers and performers for each telecast; officers and employees of the Sponsor, and its owners; officers and employees of the Administrator; officers and employees of Hasbro, Inc.; officers and employees of the Illinois Lottery’s advertising, public relations, and sales promotion agencies assigned to the Illinois Lottery account; officers and employees of audit firms performing services for the Illinois Lottery; certain other contractors and agents of the Illinois Lottery and (b) any spouse, child, or family member residing as a member of the same household in the principal place of residence of any person designated in (a). Any Illinois Lottery tickets mechanically reproduced, altered, mutilated, tampered with in any way, containing any printing or other errors, or not received through legitimate channels are null and void. This Promotion is void where prohibited by law.


Ten (10) Prizes:  Each Prize will consist of a trip for two (2) people to Las Vegas, Nevada (“Prize”).  If air travel is reasonably required for the winner of a Prize (“Prizewinner”) and his or her guest, as determined solely by MDI, the Prizewinner will receive up to two (2) roundtrip coach class tickets on a major airline, as defined by the Federal Aviation Administration, from a U.S. international airport to McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada.  It is the responsibility of the Prizewinner and Prizewinner’s guest to comply with the REAL ID Act to the extent such act is applicable to Prizewinner’s and guest’s air travel. The Prize includes (a) one (1) double occupancy room (room and room taxes only) at a 3-star or better hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada for three (3) nights; (b) all ground transfers between McCarran International Airport and the assigned destination hotel in Las Vegas; (c) a check for three thousand dollars ($3,000), which will be mailed in the Prizewinner’s final travel packet via signature-required method to the Prizewinner (less any outstanding debt setoff) approximately one (1) to two (2) weeks prior to the commencement of Prizewinner’s trip; and (d) the chance to select shows, events or excursions from a list in their travel packet up to five hundred dollars ($500.00) in total value.  Tickets to any shows, events or for any excursions, selected by the Prizewinner, will be mailed in their travel packet or given to the Prizewinner upon registration at the hotel in Las Vegas.  The approximate retail value of the Prize is $9,429.98, including $2,263.19 in federal tax withholding and $466.78 in state tax withholding.

The dates and times of the Promotion are subject to change and/or possible cancellation.  The Prizewinner and guest(s) agree to comply with all applicable venue rules and policies in connection with the Prize.  Any comments made by a Prizewinner in a social media format containing material that is inappropriate, offensive, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous, or libelous may disqualify the Prizewinner, at Administrator’s sole discretion. The Promotion Entities (defined below) will not be responsible for acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage, or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of the Promotion.  All other expenses and costs, not expressly listed above, including, but not limited to, federal, state, and local taxes, parking, mileage, insurance, gratuities, meals, baggage fees, alcoholic beverages, personal expenses such as telephone calls, valet service, laundry, incidentals and the like, revision or cancellation fees that may be charged by the hotel or other suppliers, and ground transportation are the Prizewinners’ sole responsibility. All travel risks, insurance, loss, or damage due to Prize acceptance or use are the sole responsibility of the Prizewinners.  Neither the Promotion Entities nor their affiliates or subsidiaries will be responsible for any loss, liability, or damage arising out of a Prizewinner’s acceptance or use of a Prize.

8. WINNER SELECTION:  One (1) drawing will be held to select up ten (10) Prizewinners and ten (10) alternate participants.  Entries for the drawing must be received by the deadline date of July 31, 2020 at 11:59:59 PM CT. The drawing will be held on August 7, 2020. The Illinois Lottery reserves the right to draw additional alternate participants from the remaining pool of entries. A list of the alternate participants will be kept in the order in which they were drawn. In the event that one or more of the Prizewinners do not qualify, or it is determined that the ticket used for entry was obtained through any fraudulent or unlawful means, alternates will be selected from the list in the order by which they were chosen, as replacement Prizewinners.

9. WINNER NOTIFICATION: If a player’s entry is selected in the Promotion drawing, the player will be contacted by phone, e-mail, and/or U.S. mail by the Illinois Lottery.  In order to receive his or her Prize, the player will be required to complete, sign, and return an Illinois Lottery Claim form with a copy of his/her personal identification to, the Illinois Lottery at the Illinois Lottery location included in the notice for verification.  The claim form must be returned to the proper location prior to 4:30 p.m. CT on the twentieth business day after the drawing, or an alternate Prizewinner will be selected.

Any prize/prize notification returned as undeliverable will result in disqualification and an alternate Prizewinner will be selected. A selected Prizewinner who is contacted and fails to provide all information requested (e.g., age verification, address verification, signed publicity/liability release and affidavit as to identity, and social security number) in the time required will forfeit the Prize and an alternate Prizewinner will be selected.

10. GENERAL PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Only (1) one Prizewinner per household will be allowed. If due to a printing, production or other error more Prizes are claimed than are intended to be awarded, the intended Prize or Prizes will be awarded in a random drawing from among all verified and validated entries. All Prizes won by Prizewinners will be subject to the Sponsor’s debt setoff procedures.

MDI will contact the Prizewinner within ten (10) business days from the time that the approved claim is timely provided to MDI or the Illinois Lottery, as required. MDI or the Illinois Lottery shall withhold from such Prizes the minimum required federal tax withholdings and any applicable state tax withholdings and shall deposit said withholdings on behalf of the Prizewinners to the appropriate agencies. The Prizewinners shall receive from MDI or the Illinois Lottery an IRS Tax Form W-2G following the completion of the Prize, and a copy shall be provided to the Sponsor.  A Prizewinner may be responsible for any additional state or federal taxes resulting from such cash prize(s), above and beyond those taxes withheld, reported and paid on the Prizewinner’s behalf by MDI or the Illinois Lottery to the appropriate agencies. Taxes (including but not limited to federal, state, local or income taxes) are the exclusive and sole responsibility of the Prizewinner. The Prizewinner may be required to provide his or her Social Security number and appropriate tax documentation for tax reporting purposes. The Illinois Lottery or the Administrator will file, as necessary, an IRS Form W-2G 1099 or similar document with the Internal Revenue Service for the fair market value of any Prize.

The Prizewinner and his or her respective guest(s) must have a valid credit card or shall be required to post cash deposit for incidentals to check into the hotel. In general, the minimum age requirement to check into a hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada is twenty-one (21), and at least one (1) occupant in the hotel room must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age. The Prizewinner is solely responsible for the actions of the guests who accompany them.  If a Prizewinner’s guest is a minor, the Prizewinner must (a) be the parent or legal guardian of such guest, or (b) must present a notarized, written consent from the minor’s parent or legal guardian for the minor guest to accompany the Prizewinner on the trip.  At the time that a Prizewinner claims his or her prize, such Prizewinner shall be deemed to have taken ownership of the entire prize, even if they are unable to use any or all element(s) of the prize (e.g., airfare and hotel accommodations), and the full claimed value of the entire Prize (including the value of the travel portion) shall be reported to the IRS. Accordingly, the Prizewinner may be responsible for any additional state or federal taxes resulting from the claimed Prize, above and beyond those taxes withheld, reported and paid on the Prizewinner’s behalf to the appropriate agencies.

If the Prizewinner is traveling via air and fails to appear at the designated time and place of departure (excluding flight delays), MDI will use reasonable efforts to reschedule the flight at the expense of the Prizewinner.  If MDI is not able to reschedule the flight, then the Prize shall be forfeited, including but not limited to the participating hotel room, airport ground transportation, and any and all other non-contracted portions of the Prize provided to the Prizewinner on behalf of MDI, with the exception of the three thousand dollars ($3,000) cash portion of the Prize and the return airfare, less any tax withholdings.. If the Prizewinner fails to check in to the participating hotel when he or she arrives in Las Vegas, MDI will use reasonable efforts to hold the reservation at the participating hotel.  It is the Prizewinner’s responsibility to communicate with MDI, if there is going to be a delay in their hotel registration.  If a Prizewinner has communicated the delay with MDI, MDI and the participating hotel will hold the hotel room at the participating hotel on behalf of the Prizewinner. If the Prizewinner fails to check in to the participating hotel when he or she arrives in Las Vegas and does not communicate with MDI regarding the delay in hotel registration, and MDI cannot contact the Prizewinner, then the participating hotel room will be cancelled, and the balance of the trip portion of the Prize shall be forfeited, including but not limited to the participating hotel room, airport ground transportation, and any and all other non-contracted portions of the Prize provided to the Prizewinner on behalf of MDI, with the exception of the three thousand dollars ($3,000) cash portion of the Prize and the return airfare, less any tax withholdings.

11. GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASE: The Promotion is subject to applicable laws and regulations. By entering, each entrant (a) agrees at all times to defend, indemnify, release and hold harmless the State of Illinois, Illinois Lottery, Sponsor, Administrator, and Hasbro, Inc. (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”) and each of their respective owners, agents and representatives, parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, fulfillment agencies, legal advisors, advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Promotion and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, causes, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, arising out of the entrant’s participation in this Promotion or receipt or use of any prizes, including, but not limited to: (i) unauthorized human intervention in the Promotion; (ii) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone or network lines; (iii) printing errors; (iv) lost, late, postage-due, misdirected, or undeliverable mail; (v) errors in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries, including but not limited to data entry errors resulting from or caused by the entering, keying or mis-keying of the required information by entrants; (vi) injury or damage to persons or property that may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion or receipt or use of any prize; (vii) the unauthorized or illegal access to personally identifiable or sensitive information; or (viii) the acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any travel or activity related to the receipt or use of any prize (b) if selected as the Prizewinner, consents to the use by Sponsor, Administrator, and each of their respective designees of the Prizewinner’s name, hometown, photograph, voice, or other likenesses and Prize information for promotion, advertising, and marketing purposes in any media or format now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without additional compensation, consideration, notification, or permission, unless prohibited by law, and upon request will provide written confirmation of such consent; and (c) acknowledges that relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality or availability, none of the Promotion Entities or anyone else has either made, or is in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation, or guarantee, either expressed or implied, in fact or in law, including without limitation, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.  Each player entering the Promotion further agrees that in any cause of action, the Promotion Entities’ liability will be limited to the cost of the valid non-winning Illinois Lottery Eligible Game ticket used to enter the Promotion, and in no event shall the Promotion Entities be liable for attorney’s fees.

Each player entering the Promotion waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. Neither the Promotion Entities nor their agents and representatives, parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies and legal advisors are responsible for and will not be liable for: (a) late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, unintelligible, or postage due entries; (b) telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind; (c) failed, incomplete, or garbled or delayed computer transmissions; (d) any condition caused by events beyond the control of Promotion Entities that may cause the Promotion to be disrupted or corrupted; (e) any injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the Promotion, acceptance, possession or use of the name “MONOPOLY 2nd Chance Promotion,” or from participation in the Promotion; or (f) any printing or typographical error in any material associated with the Promotion. Each Prizewinner agrees that the Promotion Entities shall not be liable for injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from participation in this Promotion or from acceptance or use of the Prize awarded.

Any comments made by a Prizewinner in a social media forum containing material that is inappropriate, offensive, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous, or libelous may disqualify the Prizewinner, at the sole discretion of the Illinois Lottery. By acceptance of the Prize awarded, each Prizewinner agrees that the Illinois Lottery, Sponsor, and the Administrator may use their name, and/or likeness for purposes of advertising or trade without further compensation.


No failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall constitute a waiver of that provision. These Official Rules may be modified for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Promotion. Entrants not complying with all rules are subject to disqualification and an alternate winner will be selected from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the time of such disqualification, as the Sponsor, Illinois Lottery or Administrator determine in their sole discretion. If for any reason the Promotion (or any portion thereof) is not capable of being executed as planned, or in the case of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, action of entrants, technical failures or any other causes, that in the opinion of Sponsor, Administrator or the Illinois Lottery, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion (or any portion thereof), Administrator, Sponsor, and the Illinois Lottery reserve the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any suspect entry or entrant and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion (or any portion thereof). In the event of any termination, cancellation, or suspension, notice thereof will be posted on the Illinois Lottery website.

12. APPLICABLE LAWS: All entrants agree to comply with and abide by all applicable laws, including the Illinois Lottery Law (20 ILCS 1605/1 et seq.), administrative rules and regulations, instructions, conditions, and final decisions of the Illinois Lottery, and all procedures established by the Illinois Lottery, Sponsor, and the Administrator for the Promotion. In the event of a conflict between these Official Rules and any summary, representation, or other restatement of rules appearing in any advertisement, point of sale material, tickets or other media, these Official Rules shall govern.  In the case of a conflict or contradiction between or among the Illinois Lottery Law, Lottery administrative rules (11 Ill. Adm. Code Sections 1700 and 1770), and the Official Rules governing this Promotion, the Illinois Lottery Law and administrative rules shall control. The Illinois Lottery does not waive sovereign immunity rights provided under law and nothing in these Official Rules shall be interpreted to constitute a waiver of the Illinois Lottery’s sovereign immunity rights.

13. DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Except where prohibited by law, by entering, Promotion entrants agree that in the event of a dispute concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, or enforceability of these Official Rules, the determination of the Sponsor shall be final and binding. Any entrant who disputes a final decision of the Sponsor may seek review before a hearing officer pursuant to Section 7.3 of the Illinois Lottery Law. In accordance with the Illinois Lottery’s hearing rules (11 Ill. Admin. Code Part 1700), the Director will review the recommendation of the hearing officer and, if applicable, the Board, and issue a final decision regarding the dispute. Any party adversely affected by a final decision or order of the Director may obtain judicial review as provided by the Illinois Lottery’s hearing rules and Administrative Review Law (735 ILCS 5/Article III).  All issues and questions concerning the rights and obligations of participant(s) in relation to Sponsor, Administrator, and their agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction.  Entrant agrees that any such action at law or in equity shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Chicago, Illinois, and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROMOTION, EACH ENTRANT AGREES THAT:  (A) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THIS PROMOTION, OR AWARDING OF THE PRIZES, SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; AND (B) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS, AND AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, INCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROMOTION BUT IN NO EVENT ATTORNEYS' FEES; AND (C) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY  PARTICIPANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR AND HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM  PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN FOR ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES; AND ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR  OTHERWISE INCREASED.

14. INFORMATION: For more information visit Requests for information may also be made by submitting a request to the Illinois Lottery pursuant to the Illinois Freedom of Information Act (5 ILCS 140/1 et seq.).

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Effective Date: January 1, 2020.