Vespa Raffle

Official Rules

How to enter the Vespa Raffle:

All raffle tickets purchased online at by 11:55 p.m. CT on November 2, 2016 are automatically entered in the Vespa Raffle. Internet sales of raffle tickets are OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF ILLINOIS ONLY. Raffles can also be purchased in-person at the Thresholds Limelight on November 3, 2016.

In-person sales of raffle tickets on November 3rd are OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF STATES WHERE IT IS NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW. Raffle tickets may be purchased by individuals who are 18 years of age or older. Raffle is void in states where prohibited by law.

Purchasing raffle tickets: Raffle tickets may be purchased for twenty dollars ($20.00) each or 3 for fifty dollars ($50) by eligible persons (see above) from August 1, 2016 10:00 a.m. CT until November 2, 2016 11:55 p.m. CT. There are two (2) ways to purchase raffle tickets:

(1) Online at by purchasing “Raffle Tickets”. Credit cards must be used to pay for online ticket purchases and residency status within the State of Illinois for eligibility purposes will be determined by the address assigned to such credit card.

(2) In person on November 3, 2016 at Limelight held at Thalia Hall in Chicago, IL.

Sale of Raffle Tickets either at Limelight or online may be suspended or stopped at any time at the sole discretion of Thresholds.

The Internal Revenue Service takes the position that no portion of the raffle ticket price will qualify as a charitable contribution for federal income purposes.

Eligibility: Anyone can enter the Vespa Raffle, except employees of the Thresholds External Affairs Department or persons living in the same household as a member of the Thresholds External Affairs Department. Void where prohibited by law. Winner of the Vespa Raffle must be 18 years old or older. As a condition of being awarded the Prize, winner must sign and return a release form by December 2, 2016.

Prize: Vespa Sprint 50 scooter valued at $3,749

Selection and notification of winner: A winner will be drawn on November 3, 2016 at Thresholds Limelight. Online entries will not be accepted after 11:55 p.m. CT on November 2, 2016. Winners will be selected by a random drawing and need not be present. Winners will be notified by telephone or email. The rules detailing raffle eligibility and method of selecting the winner are on file at Thresholds. The chances of winning are dependent upon the number of entries.

General: By participating in the Vespa Raffle, the participant agrees that Thresholds and related organizations, their agents, and employees have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind which result from use of the Prize or by participation in the contest. Prize must be claimed by November 17, 2016. Prize is nontransferable, and cannot be exchanged for cash. Thresholds may use winner’s name and picture for publicity purposes without further compensation.

The winner is responsible for paying all taxes and expenses (including title and registration) relating to winning the Prize. By participating in the raffle, participant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules, and by all decisions of the contest judges.