Paint splatter accent Scoreboard Star Sweepstakes FAQs

Who does the sweepstakes benefit?

The Scoreboard Star Sweepstakes is operated by Washington Nationals Philanthropies, the official charitable foundation of the Washington Nationals and an independent 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. The Sweepstakes benefits the foundation’s community impact initiatives and year-round activity at its signature program, the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy.

When does the sweepstakes close?

Tuesday, March 26th at 11:59 p.m. EST.

What can you win?

Fans who enter the Sweepstakes are eligible to win one (1) star from the retired Nationals Park scoreboard.

Who may enter the sweepstakes?

You must be in the District of Columbia, Maryland, or Virgina and you must be at least eighteen (18) years of age to purchase a sweepstake entry. See official rules for more details.

How much do entries cost?

Entries are $25.

How can I enter the sweepstakes?

Entries can be purchased online at

Where can I find the official rules for the sweepstakes?

Click here to view official rules.

How do I know if I won?

The winner of the sweepstakes will receive notice via email and phone on March 27th by 5:00 p.m. EST.

How do I claim my prize if I won?

Please contact to arrange a time to pick up the star from Nationals Park.

Why am I blocked from purchasing tickets online?

The online purchasing portal uses location services to ensure all purchasers are within the sweepstakes limits. Please ensure you are located within the limits at the time of your purchase and that your location services are turned on.

Why haven’t I received my entry?

If purchasing online you will receive an e-mail with your entry number shortly after purchase. There may be a delay in the e-mail delivery during times of high website traffic. Any e-mail delays do not impact your chances of entering the Sweepstakes.

Where can I direct additional questions or concerns?

If you have additional questions or concerns related to the Sweepstakes, you may email and a member of our team will assist you directly.