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STOP BY THE BLOC, SAFELY SNAP A PIC OF YOUR CURATED EXPERIENCE, POST ON INSTAGRAM AND USE THE HASHTAG #BESTOFDTLA TO ENTER-TO-WIN A $1,000 SHOPPING SPREE.

Yes, you heard us right! We want to hear what your ultimate cocktail, movie, street art, culinary, and fashion moments are at The Bloc. Now through 8.31 at 11:59pm PST submit your photos(via IG) of your fav experience while safely exploring The Bloc, aka that perfect selfie moment. The photo must include #bestofdtla and we must be tagged @theblocla to be eligible to win. Full contest rules below. 



HERE'S LOOKING AT OUR FAVE

Bring Something to The Party

We can't get enough of these locally sourced candles with lit messaging on them.

CoffeeWalk YogurTalk

Obsessed with these fish shaped pastry cones called yogurt teriyaki! So tasty and adorable!

District 3rd Deck

The grilled salmon and sticky rib carving boards make the perfect lunch or dinner spread. #delish

Drybar

We love the 3 Day Bender that creates gorgeous summer beach waves at home.

Eli and Ella Rose

We're loving this chic toddler attire by Bonnie Mob.

Eyes on The Bloc

Dolce & Gabbana sunnies, because we all wish we were in Amalfi

GNC

Our go-to summer bevy! The Peach White Tea Collagen Water from Vital proteins #yummy

Hatch Yakitori and Bar

Obsessed with the Avo Tuna Toast and our fave Japanese whiskey, the Hibiki Harmony.

Jewelry Pavilion

Excited to get our hands on this Gucci timepiece, classic and on trend.

JOEY DTLA

Mezcal cocktail to start, steak and lobster ravioli to share and sushi to seal off the night.

Lululemon

The ABC Pant Slim Warpstreme for men and the Align Pant II in dark olive for women

Macy’s

We're loving the Chanel nail polish colors this season for our at home mani + pedi.

Nordstrom Local

We can't have too many woven totes for grocery shopping in style.

Paper Source

Custom stationary, your name should be in lights

Qwench Juice Bar

The G Bowl is the perfect refresher for any hot day!

Starbucks

The Iced Guava Passionfruit Drink, a mini escape with a whole lot of flavor.

UNIQLO

UT Graphic Tees, Sanrio Characters retro style

Contest Rules

See 𝐑𝐮𝐥𝐞𝐬 𝐨𝐧 𝐡𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫-𝐭𝐨-𝐰𝐢𝐧 𝐛𝐞𝐥𝐨w:
1. Follow @theblocla on Instagram
2. Must be a public profile
3. Post a photo at The Bloc with your Best of DTLA
4. Use the hashtag #BESTOFDTLA and tag @theblocla
5. Winner Must Be Over 21 and live in Los Angeles to enter
6. Winner will be selected at random. Giveaway ends on 8.31 at 11:59PST
7. By entering the contest you agree to the Release of Liability*
This giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.

*Release of Liability
As a participant in the BEST OF DTLA contest you HEREBY ASSUME ALL OF THE RISKS OF PARTICIPATING IN THE ACTIVITY DESCRIBED ABOVE including, without limitation, any risks that may arise from negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons or entities being released, from dangerous or defective equipment or property owned, maintained, or controlled by them, or because of their possible liability without fault.

You certify that you are 21 years or older, have sufficiently prepared or trained for participation in this activity, and have not been advised to not participate by a qualified medical professional. You certify that there are no health-related reasons or problems which preclude your participation in this activity.

You acknowledge that this Release of Liability will be relied upon by the contest holders, sponsors, and organizers of the activity, and that it will govern your actions and responsibilities at such activity.

In consideration of your being permitted to participate in the activity, you hereby agree for yourself, your executors, administrators, heirs, next of kin, successors, and assigns as follows:
(A) I WAIVE, RELEASE, AND DISCHARGE from any and all liability, including but not limited to, liability arising from the negligence or fault of the entities or persons released, for my death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft, or actions of any kind which may hereafter occur to me in connection with this activity, THE FOLLOWING ENTITIES OR PERSONS: NREA-TRC 700 LLC and its affiliates, owners, directors, officers, employees, volunteers, representatives, insurers, lenders and agents, and the activity holders, sponsors, and volunteers (collectively, the “Released Parties”);
(B) I AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, HOLD HARMLESS, AND PROMISE NOT TO SUE the Released Parties from any and all liabilities or claims made as a result of my participation in this activity, whether caused by the negligence of the Released Parties or otherwise.

You acknowledge that the Released Parties are NOT responsible for the errors, omissions, acts, or failures to act of any party or entity conducting a specific activity on their behalf.

You acknowledge that this activity may involve risks including physical or psychological injury, pain, suffering, illness, disfigurement, temporary or permanent disability (including paralysis), economic or emotional loss, and/or death, and any other risks caused by terrain, facilities, temperature, weather, condition of participants, equipment, vehicular traffic, lack of hydration, and actions of other people including, but not limited to, participants, volunteers, monitors, and/or producers of the activity.

You hereby consent to receive medical treatment which may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident, and/or illness during this activity. If you need medical treatment, you agree to be financially responsible for any costs incurred as a result of such treatment. You are aware and understand that you should carry your own health insurance.

You understand that you may be photographed or filmed while participating in this activity. You agree to allow your photo, video, or film likeness to be used for any legitimate purpose by the contest holders, producers, sponsors, organizers, and assigns.

You understand that this document is written to be as broad and inclusive as legally permitted by the State of California. You agree that if any portion is held invalid or unenforceable, you will continue to be bound by the remaining terms. You have read this document, and are agreeing to it freely by participating in the contest. No other representations concerning the legal effect of this document have been made to you.

YOU CERTIFY THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS DOCUMENT AND FULLY UNDERSTAND ITS CONTENT. YOU ARE AWARE THAT THIS IS A RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND A CONTRACT AND ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE CONTEST AT YOUR OWN FREE WILL.

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