TERMS & CONDITIONS: “Connect the Dots”

Article 1
The competition, the “ Connect the Dots v2”, hereafter the “Competition”, is organised by VR Maasmechelen Tourist Outlets Comm. VA. (“the Promoter”), with registered office at Zetellaan 100, 3630 Maasmechelen, Belgium and registered with the Crossroad Bank of Enterprises (Kruispuntbank der Ondernemingen) under the number 0465.707.490. The Competition starts on 31 August 2019 at 10.00 CET and finishes on 13 October 2019 at 19.00 CET.

Article 2
All physical persons can participate in the Competition on the condition that they are at least 18 years old and participate as private citizens. Employees of VR Maasmechelen Tourist Outlets Comm. VA., its affiliated companies, members of their family in the first and second line as well as employees of our marketing partners involved in this Competition, are not allowed to participate.

Article 3
Maasmechelen Village is divided into three coloured zones. When you purchase an item in a boutique in each area, you will receive a Manneken Pis sticker for that specific area. In order to participate, you have to collect all three colours. From 14 September to 13 October guests who make purchases at our Belgian boutiques will receive a tricolour Manneken Pis sticker. The participant can choose which colour of the tricolour sticker (s)he would like to use:

  • If you already have black and yellow Manneken Pis stickers, complete your collection by using the tricolour sticker as the missing red sticker.
  • If you already have yellow and red Manneken Pis stickers, complete your collection by using the tricolour sticker as the missing black sticker.
  • If you already have black and red Manneken Pis stickers, complete your collection by using the tricolour sticker as the missing yellow sticker.

Go to the Tourist Information Center to receive a unique code. Enter the code at ProudToBeBelgian.com/MannekenPis to see if you’ve won a fantastic instant prize.


Article 4
Every participation with an invalid account or wrong personal details will be null and void.

Article 5
The following prize can be won:

  • 132x Maasmechelen Village Gift Card € 20
  • 64x Maasmechelen Village Gift Card € 50
  • 450x complimentary drink


Article 6
The prize as mentioned in Article 5 will be awarded to the 646 winners, i.e. the persons who have a winning code.


The winners will receive a confirmation message via email on the same day they entered the code. Normally, this should be instant.


The winner is invited to Maasmechelen Village at the latest on 3 November 2019 to claim his/her prize, upon presentation of his/her legitimation as proof of his/her identity, together with the confirmation message.

Article 7
Any attempt at fraud will be sanctioned with immediate exclusion of the participant.

Article 8
The prize is personal and not transferable. It cannot be exchanged in any way, not even against its monetary value.

Article 9
In the event that the winner does not fulfil the criteria stipulated in these regulations, the prize will not be awarded and will remain the property of the Promoter.

Article 10
The participants agree to having their identity checked and for their stated address to be compared against their national identity card. Every false declaration of identity or address will lead to the immediate exclusion of the participant.

Article 11
The Promoter reserves the right to change, extend or even completely cancel the Competition due to events that are entirely beyond its control. The Promoter cannot be held liable if the Competition has to be interrupted, delayed or even cancelled due to reasons beyond its control.

Any case that is not expressly provided for in these rules will be decided by the Promoter whose decision is final.

Article 12
By participating in this Competition, the participant acknowledges acceptance of these Terms & Conditions.

Article 13
By participating, you are requested to provide the following personal data: your email address. These personal data will be processed for selecting and contacting the winners. The provision of these personal data is required for the execution of the Competition in which the participant is involved. The winning participant agrees with this in the manner as determined in the competition form.

Value Retail is the data controller of these personal data. The personal data shall be processed by Value Retail and stored on a local server. The personal data shall be preserved until three months after the Competition has been closed and the winner has been contacted.

The participant has the right to request Value Retail to inspect and rectify the personal data. By participating, the participant acknowledges that, in case he/she has won, his/her personal data shall be shared on social media of Value Retail. Value Retail reserves the right to contact each participant for clarification and verification, whenever it sees fit. The participant has the right to file a complaint with the supervisory authority (in principle the Belgian Supervisory Authority https://www.gegevensbeschermingsautoriteit.be/ ).

The general privacy policy of Value Retail can be consulted on https://www.maasmechelenvillage.com/en/footer/legal/privacy-policy

  • via email: legalbelgium@maasmechelenvillage.com;
  • via fax: +32 (0) 89/77 40 20;
  • via mail: Maasmechelen Village, Zetellaan 100, 3630 Maasmechelen