Win Free Parking This Summer From Apple Pay and SpotHero

We’re giving away free parking all summer long with an Apple Pay exclusive offer!


When you book a parking spot and pre-pay with Apple Pay, you’ll be automatically entered to win $250 in SpotHero parking credits. Each week this summer, we’ll choose two lucky winners and deposit $250 of parking credit into their SpotHero accounts.


The free parking sweepstakes begins June 30 and continues through September 1, 2016. Winners will be drawn at random every Thursday from the pool of qualified entrants. One entry is allowed per person. See below for the official rules and additional details on how to enter.


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Official Rules:

This sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by SpotHero, Inc., a Delaware corporation (“SpotHero”).  The Sweepstakes is only open to Qualified Entrants (as defined below).  The Sweepstakes and these Official Rules will be governed by Illinois law and applicable federal and local laws and regulations.

  1. Sweepstakes Period

The Sweepstakes begins June 30, 2016 at 12:00AM Central Daylight Time (“CDT”) and ends September 1, 2016 at 11:59PM CDT (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

  1. How to Enter

There are two ways to enter the Sweepstakes during the Sweepstakes Period: (i) to be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes, prepay for a Parking Spot (as defined herein) using Apple Pay during the Sweepstakes Period (each, an “Apple Pay Prepayment”); or (ii) to enter without making a purchase, submit a write-in entry in a postcard or card that is no smaller than 3 ½ x 5 inches and no larger than 4 ¼ x 6 inches, and include, in legible handwriting, your complete name, mailing address, phone number and date of birth and mail with proper postage to SpotHero, SpotHero – Apple Pay Sweepstakes, 325 West Huron Street, Suite 806, Chicago, Illinois 60654.  All write-in entries must be postmarked by September 1, 2016 and received by SpotHero by September 2, 2016.  There is a limit of one write-in entry per envelope/postcard.  Each write-in entry is considered one entry into the Sweepstakes. Write-in entries must contain all entry fields outlined above; otherwise, they are void and will not be eligible to win.

While entrants may use Apple Pay to prepay for a Parking Spot more than once during the Sweepstakes Period, only one Apple Pay Prepayment per person and per household shall be used for an automatic entry during the Sweepstakes Period.  Limit one write-in entry per person and per household during the Sweepstakes Period.  Duplicate entries will be deemed void.

  1. Sweepstakes Prizes

For each week during the nine-week period beginning on July 3, 2016, and ending upon expiration of the Sweepstakes Period, SpotHero will award two Qualified Entrants free parking for one calendar month (the “Prize Month”), with a value not to exceed $250 worth of credits for free parking (“Parking Credits”) during the Prize Month (each, a “Prize”).  Each Qualified Entrant who is awarded a Prize shall be referred to herein as a “Sweepstakes Winner.”

If all Prizes are awarded, the total approximate retail value of all Prizes is $4,500.  If all Prizes are awarded, there will be 18 Sweepstakes Winners during the Sweepstakes Period.  Sweepstakes Winners will be determined as set forth in paragraph 5 hereof.  Not all Prizes may be awarded.

Details and qualifications for participation in the Sweepstakes may apply.  Please see paragraphs 4, 6, 7, 8, 10 and 12 of these Official Rules.

  1. Use of Sweepstakes Prizes

A Sweepstakes Winner must have a SpotHero user account (“User Account”) on to redeem any Parking Credits awarded as part of a Prize.  If chosen as a Sweepstakes winner, SpotHero will deposit $250 worth of Parking Credits into such Sweepstakes Winner’s User Account by the first day of the calendar month immediately subsequent to the calendar month during which SpotHero receives the items set forth in paragraph 8 hereof from the Sweepstakes Winner.

The Prize Month shall be “activated” upon the Sweepstake Winner’s use of any Parking Credit awarded as part of a Prize. The entire $250 of Parking Credits included in a Prize must be redeemed in full by the applicable Sweepstakes Winner during the 18-month period beginning on the date of activation.  Any Parking Credits not redeemed during the 18-month period shall be deemed null and void.

All Parking Credits redeemed as part of a Prize must be for a Parking Spot (as defined in the SpotHero General Website Terms and Conditions, located at: (as amended from time to time, the “Terms and Conditions”)).  Any use of a User Account in connection with the Sweepstakes or redemption or use of a Prize must be in accordance with the Terms and Conditions.  Any use of Apple Pay must be in accordance with the applicable Apple Pay terms and conditions.  Any use of any social media forums in connection with the Sweepstakes (including, without limitation, Twitter and Facebook) must be in accordance with the applicable terms and conditions of such social media forum.

  1. Drawing

On the Thursday of each week during the Sweepstakes Period, SpotHero will choose the Sweepstakes Winners by random drawing from all Qualified Entrants as of the time of such drawing.  The date of the first drawing will be July 7, 2016, and the date of the final drawing will be September 1, 2016.

All Apple Pay Prepayments made during the Sweepstakes Period as of the date of any drawing by SpotHero shall be eligible for such drawing, regardless of whether such Apple Pay Prepayment was made during the week in which the drawing occurs.

  1. Limitations on Eligibility; Qualified Entrants

The Sweepstakes is open to entries who are at least 18 years of age at the time of entry (or who are at least 21 years of age at the time of entry for Pennsylvania residents) and who are legal U.S. residents of the following U.S. states/jurisdictions where SpotHero operates: California, Colorado, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, Washington or Wisconsin (each, a “Qualified Entrant”). Employees of SpotHero, its affiliates, its advertising and promotional agencies involved in the Sweepstakes, prize donors for the Sweepstakes, and their respective family members are not eligible to enter or win. The Sweepstakes and these Official Rules will be governed by Illinois law and applicable federal and local laws and regulations.

Entries generated by script, macro or other automated or mechanical means and entries by any means which subvert the entry process described above under “How to Enter” will be void. Please see the privacy provisions included in the Terms and Conditions for SpotHero’s policy regarding the use of personal information collected in connection with the Sweepstakes.

  1. Restrictions on Receipt of Prizes

Prizes are not transferable. No substitution will be permitted except in the sole discretion of SpotHero, which reserves the right to substitute a Prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. All federal, state, local and other taxes and any other costs and expenses associated with winning a Prize are the sole responsibility of Sweepstakes Winners. Sweepstakes Winners should consult their tax advisors with regard to tax liability. Limit one Sweepstakes Winner per person and per household.

A Sweepstakes Winner may only win one Prize during the Sweepstakes Period.  If a Sweepstakes Winner’s entry is drawn more than once during the Sweepstakes Period, SpotHero shall conduct a second random drawing for the applicable Prize and shall award such Prize to an alternate Qualified Entrant.  A Sweepstakes Winner’s eligibility for a Prize shall be subject to verification of compliance with the Official Rules.

Any Qualified Entrant may decline the receipt of a Prize if such Qualified Entrant is chosen as a Sweepstakes Winner.

  1. Winner Notification

SpotHero will notify each Sweepstake Winner of an award within 10 business days after the relevant drawing.  If SpotHero determines, in its sole discretion, that a Sweepstakes Winner does not meet all requirements of Qualified Entrants, or that a Sweepstakes Winner otherwise violates these Official Rules, the Sweepstakes Winner shall forfeit the Prize and SpotHero may, at its sole discretion, award the Prize to an alternate Qualified Entrant. In the event of noncompliance with the Official Rules, if the Prize is unclaimed or returned as undeliverable, if all required documents are not returned within the specified time period or if SpotHero is unable to contact a Sweepstakes Winner within a reasonable time period, the Prize may be forfeited.

Except where prohibited, by accepting a Prize a Sweepstakes Winner authorizes the public use by SpotHero of the Sweepstakes Winner’s name and photo (to be provided by the Sweepstakes Winner at SpotHero’s request),

  1. Limitation of Liability

By participating, entrants agree to: (a) comply with the Official Rules and the decisions of SpotHero, which shall be final and binding in all respects; and (b) release, discharge, and hold harmless SpotHero and any parent, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of the respective officers, directors, shareholders, agents and employees of the aforementioned entities (collectively, the “Releasees”), from any liability, claims, costs or damages arising, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, out of their participation in the Sweepstakes or the acceptance or use of a Prize. By accepting a Prize, each Sweepstakes Winner agrees to SpotHero’s and its designees’ use of his/her name, city and state of residence and/or likeness for advertising and publicity purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity without additional compensation, permission or notification and, upon request, will provide consent to such use in writing. As a condition of entering the Sweepstakes, each Qualified Entrant agrees as follows: (i) under no circumstances will an entrant be permitted to claim or obtain an award for special, punitive, incidental, consequential or any similar damages; (ii) all causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or any Prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (iii) an entrant shall not be entitled to an award or receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs. SpotHero reserves the right to modify Prize award procedures in its discretion. SpotHero makes no representations or warranties, written, verbal or implied, with respect to the Prizes.

  1. Additional Terms

Releasees are not responsible for tablet, app, computer, network, printing, typographical, human or other errors, problems or other malfunctions relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, the following: (a) errors, problems or malfunctions which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the announcement of the Prizes, the processing of entries, or in any Sweepstakes-related materials; or (b) stolen, lost, late, misdirected, undelivered, damaged, inaccurate, delayed, incomplete or illegible entries. If, for any reason, this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if infection by computer viruses, bugs or tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, actions of entrants, technical failures or any other causes corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, or in any event or circumstances, SpotHero reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and, if cancelled or terminated, in its sole discretion, to randomly award (or not award) the Prizes from among all eligible non-suspect entries received prior to the action requiring such modification.  SpotHero reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entry or entrant who tampers with or abuses any aspect of the Sweepstakes or who is in violation of the Official Rules, as determined by SpotHero in its sole discretion. By entering, all entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the Official Rules, entrants’ rights and obligations or the rights and obligations of SpotHero in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in Chicago, Illinois.

  1. Winners’ List

To request a list of the names of the winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: SpotHero, Inc., SpotHero-ApplePay Sweepstakes, 325 West Huron Street, Suite 806, Chicago, Illinois 60654. Requests must be received no later than October 31, 2016. The list will be sent within a reasonable time after the final drawing has been conducted and all Sweepstakes Winners have been verified.

  1. Miscellaneous




The Sweepstakes is sponsored by SpotHero, Inc., having a principal place of business at 325 West Huron Street, Suite 806, Chicago, Illinois 60654.  The retail value of each Prize is $250.  Odds of receiving each Prize depends upon the number of Qualified Entrants received.  Not all Prizes may be awarded.  See the Official Rules posted at or available upon request from a SpotHero employee for important restrictions on receipt of Prizes and limitations on eligibility.