NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND UPON THE NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTIRES RECEIVED.
THE SWEEPSTAKES (defined below) IS SUBJECT TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND BY ENTERING, EACH ENTRANT UNCONTIDIONALLY AGREES TO BE BOUND BY THEM. GRAND PRIZE WINNER WILL BE REQUIRED TO TRAVEL BY SEPTEMBER 12, 2015 AS A CONDITION TO RECEIPT OF THE GRAND PRIZE.
The Dippin’ Dots Dolphin Tale 2 Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 p.m. Central Time (“CT”) on August 15, 2014 and ends at 11:00 p.m. CT on September, 12, 2014 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes provides entrants with the chance to win one (1) travel package consisting of airfare, (3) nights’ accommodations and VIP experience for up to four (4) people to Clearwater, FL (the “Grand Prize”) or one (1) hometown screening for 101 people (the “First Prize”), or one (1) certificate for Free Dippin’ Dots home delivery for one (1) year (the “Second Prize”), as more fully described below. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Dippin' Dots LLC., 5101 Charter Oak Drive, Paducah, KY 42001 (“Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects. All winners will be selected by random drawing and notified via the email address provided at the time of entry.
The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of entry. Children must get their parent or legal guardian’s permission to enter. Sponsor, Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (“Warner Bros.”), Alcon Entertainment LLC (“Alcon”), Visit Florida, Clearwater Marine Aquarium and each of their respective parents, franchisees, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and each of their respective officers, directors and employees or immediate family of such are ineligible to enter or win a prize. Warner Bros., Alcon, and each of their respective parents, affiliates, and subsidiaries are not responsible for the collection, submission or processing of entries, the promotion, administration, or execution of the Sweepstakes, or the selection of winners. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
Sponsor and Administrator: Dippin' Dots LLC., 5101 Charter Oak Drive, Paducah, KY 42001 (“Sponsor” or “Administrator”)
The Sweepstakes begins on August 15, 2014 at 12:00 P.M. Central Time (“CT”) and ends on September, 12, 2014 at 11:00 P.M. CT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes.
To enter online, visit www.DippinDots.com/WinterHasHope (the “Website”) during the Sweepstakes Period and access the online entry form. You will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes upon successful completion and submission of the online entry form. Administrator and Sponsor reserve the right to contact entrants whose email addresses are submitted as part of this Sweepstakes for purposes of administering this Sweepstakes.
Limit of one (1) entry per internet protocol address (“Person”) per day during the Sweepstakes Period. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same email address. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the registrant or player. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. All entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor or Administrator and will not be returned.
Acceptance of a prize constitutes the winner’s permission for the Sweepstakes Entities to use such winner’s name, photograph, likeness, voice, biographical information, statements and address (city and state) for advertising and/or publicity purposes worldwide and in all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation.
On or about September, 15, 2014, three (3) potential winners will be randomly selected from all eligible online entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
ALL POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY ADMINISTRATOR WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES.
The Grand Prize winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received throughout the Sweepstakes Period. One (1) First Prize winner and (1) Second Prize winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received throughout the Sweepstakes Period. All random prize drawings will be conducted by Sponsor, using methods within its sole discretion. The potential winners will be notified by email and/or telephone using the contact information given at the time of entry. Sponsor shall have no liability for any winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by a potential winner for any reason. If, despite reasonable efforts, a potential winner does not respond within two (2) days of the first notification attempt, or if the prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential winner, such potential winner will forfeit his or her prize and an alternate winner may be selected. If any potential winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines a prize for any reason prior to award, such potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. If a winner is not of legal age of majority in his or her state of residence (a “minor”), at Sponsor’s option, the applicable prize either will be awarded in the name of the parent or legal guardian of the minor winner.
One (1) Grand Prize is available. The Grand Prize consists of round trip air transportation from the major airport closest to the home of the winner to Tampa, Florida (ARV: $2,400); three (3) nights’ hotel accommodations at Sandpearl Resort Clearwater Beach in Clearwater, Florida; and a VIP experience at Clearwater Marine Aquarium, including Behind the Scenes Tour, Meet and Greet with resident dolphin, Sea Life Safari, Trolley and Boat Shuttle Service and admission to Winter’s Dolphin Tale Adventure (ARV: $725) for the Grand Prize winner and up to three (3) travel companions. The Grand Prize winner and his or her travel companion(s) must travel together on the same itinerary and possess all required travel documents, including visas and valid passports, if and as applicable. All airline tickets are subject to the vagaries of flight variation, work stoppages, and schedule or route changes. The ARV for travel prizes may vary depending upon points of departure and destination and fare fluctuations. The ARV for travel prizes is an estimate made before the Sweepstakes begins. The Grand Prize winner will not receive cash or any other form of compensation if actual travel costs are less than the estimate made in these Official Rules. The Grand Prize transportation, accommodations and VIP experience must be completed by September 12, 2015, or the Grand Prize will be forfeited in its entirety. The air transportation portion of the Grand Prize must be booked at least forty-five (45) days prior to travel. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the Grand Prize description above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, incidentals, passenger tariffs or duties, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize winner. If grand prize winner is considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, travel companion must be grand prize winner’s parent or legal guardian. Grand prize winner and travel companions must travel on the same itinerary and must each sign a liability/publicity release prior to issuance of travel documents. Travel companions must be of the age of majority unless the grand prize winner is travel companion’s parent or legal guardian. Total Grand Prize AVR: $4,025.
One (1) First Prize is available. The First Prize consists of a home town screening of Dolphin Tale 2 (“Screening”) for one (1) winner and up to one hundred (100) guests. Screening includes one (1) movie pass for per guest. Sponsor will determine the theater location and the date/time of the Screening, in its sole and absolute discretion. The first prize winner and his/her guests are solely responsible for all other expenses not specifically set forth herein, including, but not limited to, concession items at the theater and transportation to and from the Screening. If applicable, a prize won by a minor may be awarded in the name of the minor's parent/legal guardian, as determined by Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion. First prize is non-transferable, non-extendable and non-exchangeable. No alternative prize or other substitution is permitted except as described herein and as elected by Sponsor in its sole discretion in the event of prize unavailability. Sponsor shall not be responsible for the performances of any prize supplier, or for the safety of any winner, any other recipient or beneficiary of any prize awarded, or their property. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen passes or certificates. In the event the first prize winner (and/or his or her guests) engage in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor or any prize provider in its or their sole and absolute discretion) is obnoxious, inappropriate, or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Screening experience early. Total First Prize AVR: $2,000.
One (1) Second Prize is available. The Second Prize consists of one (1) certificate good for twelve (12) Dippin’ Dots home delivery shipments of one (1) 30-serving kit (one gallon of Dippin’ Dots) and free FedEx ground shipping. Certificate expires September 12, 2015. Total Second Prize AVR: $719.25.
The total ARV of all prizes is $6,744.25. No cash alternative or prize substitutions will be allowed, except Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize(s) of comparable value if any prize listed is unavailable for any reason. All prizes or applicable portions thereof will be delivered only to addresses in the United States.
Actual odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
Each prize winner shall be solely responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes, and the reporting consequences thereof, and for any other fees or costs associated with the applicable prize. All portions of the prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. All details and other restrictions of the prizes not specified in these Official Rules will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
The Sweepstakes Entities make no warranties, and hereby disclaim any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning any prize furnished in connection with the Sweepstakes. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, SUCH PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Each entrant (and any minor entrant’s parent or legal guardian) agrees that the Sweepstakes Entities (a) shall not be responsible or liable for, and hereby agree to release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities from, any and all costs, losses, damages or injuries of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity, or from registrants’ acceptance, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of any prize, and (b) have not made any warranty, representation or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize, including, without limitation, to any prize’s quality or fitness for a particular purpose. The Sweepstakes Entities assume no responsibility for any damage to any computer system which is occasioned by accessing the Website or otherwise participating in the Sweepstakes, or for any computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures, delayed computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for incomplete, misdirected, late, lost, damaged, stolen submissions or prize notifications; or for lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellites, Internet Service Providers, websites, or other connections; or for miscommunications, failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions; or for any technical malfunctions, failures, difficulties or other errors of any kind or nature; or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who is found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or the Website, to be acting in violation of these official rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in a written document issued in accordance with law by a duly authorized representative of Sponsor. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. Sponsor reserves the right to modify, extend, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Sweepstakes is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control have destroyed or severely undermined or to any degree impaired the integrity, administration, security, proper play and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes as contemplated herein. In the event Sponsor is prevented from awarding prizes or continuing with the Sweepstakes as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to fire, flood, natural or man-made epidemic of health of other means, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared) or any federal state or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis (e.g. SARS), order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes. If the Sweepstakes is terminated before the designated end date, Sponsor will (if possible) select the winner in a random drawing from all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the date of the event giving rise to the termination. Inclusion in such drawing shall be each entrant’s sole and exclusive remedy under such circumstances. Only the type and quantity of prizes described in these Official Rules will be awarded. If, for any reason, more bona fide winners come forward seeking to claim prizes in excess of the number of each type of prize set forth in these Official Rules, the winners, or remaining winners, as the case may be, of the advertised number of prizes available in the prize category in question may be selected in a random drawing from among all persons making purportedly valid claims for such prize(s). Inclusion in such drawing shall be each entrant’s sole and exclusive remedy under such circumstances.
ALL ISSUES AND QUESTIONS CONCERNING THE CONSTRUCTION, VALIDITY, INTERPRETATION AND ENFORCEABILITY OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES OR THE RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF ENTRANTS, SPONSOR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE INTERNAL LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITHOUT GIVING EFFECT TO ANY CHOICE OF LAW OF CONFLICT OF LAW RULES OR PROVISIONS THAT WOULD CAUSE THE APPLICATION OF ANY OTHER STATE’S LAWS.
Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Los Angeles, California area (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these official rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and the Sweepstakes Entities in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.
To obtain a copy of the winners list, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Dippin' Dots, LLC , c/o Dolphin Tale 2 Sweepstakes, 5101 Charter Oak Drive, Paducah, KY 42001. Winner’s list requests will only be accepted after the end of the Sweepstakes Period and no later than March 30, 2015. These Official Rules will be posted at the Website during the Sweepstakes Period.
END OF OFFICIAL RULES
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