Full CalendarSOC "Elf on the Shelf" Photo Scavenger Hunt & Holiday

Fri, Dec 1st, 2017

Location: The Streets of Chester Shopping Center, 270 Route 206 South, Chester, NJ

Beginning December 2nd through December 16th, mischievious holiday fun is in full swing at The Streets of Chester Shopping Center (SOC).


Participating stores at The SOC will display an "Elf on the Shelf" toy for shoppers to HUNT, SNAP, & POST on the SOC's Facebook and Instagram pages. (All posts must include the hashtag: #SOCElf). THE TOP POST WITH THE MOST LIKES EACH WEEK WINS A $200 HOLIDAY SHOPPING SPREE TO THE SOC. Contest rules listed below.

Participating stores include: Charming Charlie, Corbo Jewelers, Country Curtains, Dean's Natural Food Market, Fast Frame, Gap, Gymboree, J. Jill, Justice, Olympia Sports, Papyrus, Plow and Hearth, Talbots, and Woof Gang Bakery and Pet Grooming.

In addition, the following amazingly talented holiday entertainers will be strolling throughout the SOC stores during the month of December:

*Manhattan Holiday Dickens Carolers (Sundays, December 3rd and 10th from 12:30pm-4:30pm)
*Visit from Father Christmas (Saturday, December 2nd and 16th from 12:00pm-4:00pm)
*S.C.3. DJ Outdoor Entertainment (Saturday, December 2nd, 16th and Sun. Dec. 17th from 12:00pm-4:00pm)
and a *Visit from Santa's Head Elf (Sat. December 2nd from 11:00am-3:00pm, with balloons for the kids)

Entering the SOC Elf on the Shelf Contest is as easy as 1-2-3!

1) Post a photo of the Elf on the Shelf at participating The Streets of Chester Shopping Center stores on the official SOC Facebook and Instagram pages during the dates of December 2-16.

Week 1: Saturday, December 2 - Saturday, December 9
Week 2: Sunday, December 10 - Saturday, December 16

(Contest runs from 12:00 a.m on the start day to 11:59 p.m. on the final day of each contest week)
- For Facebook: Post directly to the SOC Page Feed.
- For Instagram: Tag The SOC Instagram Account @streetsofchestershoppingcenter

2) Include the contest hashtag #SOCElf on your submission and indicate in which store you found the elf. In addition, be sure to share or repost the official contest announcement on your own Facebook or Instagram accounts.

3) The photo with the most "LIKES" by 11:59 P.m. EST on the last day of each contest week will be our Grand Prize SHOPPING SPREE WINNER!

*To be eligible to win, all entries must "LIKE" or "FOLLOW" The Streets of Chester Shopping Center's Social Media Accounts. Likes must be authentic and not purchased through a third-party vendor.



1. To enter the photo contest, you must post a picture of the Elf on the Shelf at one of the participating Streets of Chester Center (SOC) stores on EITHER the official SOC Facebook page or Instagram page Instagram page. Photo must include the hashtag #SOCElf, as well as which store you found the elf in.

2. Sweepstakes begins 12:00AM EST on Saturday, December 2, 2017 and ends at 11:59pm EST on Saturday, December 16, 2017.

3. Two (2) Grand Prize Winners will be selected from the photos with the most "LIKES" of all eligible entries received at the end of each week.

4. (2) Grand Prizes of $200 worth of gift cards from SOC stores will be awarded. Prize is non-transferable: no substitutions or cash redemptions.

5. Winner Selection and Notification.

1st Week Winner will be chosen based on number of LIKES to their post beginning at 12:01am on Saturday December 2nd and ending at 11:59pm on Saturday, December 9th, 2017.

2nd Week Winner will be chosen based on number of LIKES to their post beginning at 12:01 on Sunday, December 10th and ending at 11:59pm on Saturday, December 16th, 2017.

Winners will be notified via either Facebook message or direct message via Instagram of their award and will have 24 hours to respond back to confirm. If no reply is received by a winner after 24 hours, that winner will hereby forfeit their prize and the next post with the most LIKES will be selected as an alternative winner with the same requirement of responding within a 24 hour time frame...and so forth and so on...until a winner acknowledgement is received and confirmed.

Awarding of prizes will take place at The Streets of Chester Shopping Center. Date and time to be arranged by the promote with each winner.

Contest is sponsored by The Streets of Chester Shopping Center.

Note: Only authenthic interactions/likes will be considered as part of the contest. Any attempt to purchase interactions/likes through a third-party sources are ineligble for entry, and will result in immediate disqualification from the contest.