Frequently Asked Questions
If you have any questions regarding the Chicago Town Party in your PJ’s promotion, or if you are experiencing difficulty registering for your Party Pack, please email us at [email protected]
Answers to more common questions can be found below:
How do I register?
Internet access is required to register for your Party Pack which is full of ideas to host the best party in town. Facebook access is needed to upload “selfies” to the Chicago Town Facebook page between 4pm March 15th up to 11.59am (midday) on March 16th 2019.
You will need access to a printer to print off your party pack, remember to only print off the pages you need. If you don’t have access to a printer we can mail you a pack. Please email [email protected]town.com and we can post a pack out to you.
Do I need to register to take part and be able to upload photos to Chicago Town Facebook Page?
You don’t have to be registered to upload your pictures on our Facebook page. You can simply host your party at anytime between 4pm March 15th up to 11.59am (midday) on March 16th 2019 and upload your photos on the Chicago Town Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/ChicagoTown/
What’s in the Party Pack?
Ideas and games for you to host a great party as well as props for you photos and some decorations for you to hang. Remember you only need to print off the games and activities you want to include in your party.
Will I be able to view the site on my mobile?
Yes, the website is fully optimised for mobile and tablet devices.
Who can take part?
The promotion is open to UK, CI & IoM Residents. Anyone is welcome to take part so long as there is adult supervision (18+) to ensure everyone who takes part does so safely.
How do I donate additional money I raise on the night?
Simply donate via the ‘Donate’ button on the campaign page, which will take you through to the official Comic Relief site
This link will also enable us to keep track of how much you’ve raised from hosting your own Party in your PJs.
Do I need to buy a pack to take part?
No purchase is necessary to take part in this activity.
Can I still register for a pack on the day of the event?
Yes, you can register up until 11:59 pm to receive your digital party pack
Will you donate more to Comic Relief if I buy more packs?
Chicago Town guarantees to donate £300,000 to Comic Relief so buying more packs won’t change this. Purchase of Chicago Town products or participation will not affect the guaranteed donation amount.
How can I help raise more money by taking part?
You can help raise more money by uploading a photo of your party to Chicago Town’s Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/ChicagoTown/ using the #myrndparty between 4pm on 15th March 2019 and 11:59 on the 16th March 2019. For each valid upload Chicago Town will donate another £1 for each image shared (up to £10,000)
You can also raise money by asking those who attend your party to donate an additional £1 to Comic Relief or download a party pack and run party games on the night, with participants donating to Comic Relief.
How does the additional £10,000 donation work?
Chicago Town have pledged to donate a further £1 per selfie (up to £10,000) posted on the Chicago Town Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/ChicagoTown/ between 4pm March 15th up to 11.59am (midday) on March 16th 2019
How do I upload my photos?
Simply upload your selfie photo to Chicago Town’s Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/ChicagoTown/ using the hashtag #myRNDparty between 4pm March 15th up to 11.59am (midday) on March 16th 2019. All images are subject to moderation and will be removed from the site if they are deemed to be inappropriate. Nudity, profanity or inappropriate material will be rejected. Images containing offensive or defamatory comments, or which breach any law or infringe any third party rights, including intellectual property rights, are not eligible to participate. Any images posted contain persons under 18 or appearing under 18 will be subject to moderation.
When do I host my party?
You should host your Pyjama Party on the evening of 15th March 2019. Any party is held at the homeowners own risk. Any activity that is organised in relation to this promotion is entirely at the homeowners risk. Chicago Town do not accept any responsibility for personal injury or property damage resulting from participating in games suggested in the downloadable Party Pack featured as part of this activity.
How do I know if my image is appropriate and valid?
Your image will be moderated and should your image not meet the high standards set by Chicago Town, we will let you know what you need to do to rectify your image submission. Each 18+ adult participant uploading an image should feature adult (18+) guests at the party and using the hashtag #myRNDparty.
Nudity, profanity or inappropriate material will be rejected. Images containing offensive or defamatory comments, or which breach any law or infringe any third party rights, including intellectual property rights, are not eligible to participate.
Can anyone be in my selfies?
Any images posted which contain persons under 18 or appearing under 18 will be subject to moderation.
Do you need to wear pyjamas to take part?
Yes, it’s a pyjama party after all! Join in the fun, wear your favourite pj’s or a onesie if you prefer – be as creative as you like with our Pyjama party theme, so long as you’re helping to raise more money for Comic Relief it’s all good!
Are Chicago Town providing the pyjamas?
What if I want a party pack but don’t want to share my details with Chicago Town?
What if I host my party before or after the 15th March?
We suggest that your party should really be hosted on 15th March to coincide with Comic Relief. Only images that are uploaded between 4pm on March 15th up until 11.59am (midday) will receive an additional donation of £1 (per image) to Comic Relief (to a maximum of £10,000)
Can my family including children take part in this activity?
Anyone is welcome to take part so long as there is adult supervision (18+) to ensure everyone who takes part does so safely.
How do I opt out of Communications from Chicago Town about Comic Relief?
If you have opted into receive updates about Comic Relief from Chicago Town, you can opt out of communications at any time by clicking through on unsubscribe at the bottom of any Chicago Town emails you receive and follow the instructions.
How do I opt out of Chicago Town communications?
You can opt out of communications at any time by clicking through on unsubscribe at the bottom of any Chicago Town emails you receive and follow the instructions. Alternatively you can email [email protected] if you wish to update your contact preferences.