Cruise Critic – Sail-Away Giveaway – Win a seven (7) day Cruise for two (2) on Norwegian Cruise Line
Sail-Away Giveaway Sweepstakes: Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
The Sail-Away Giveaway Sweepstakes (“Promotion”) is open only to legal
residents of the fifty (50) United States who are twenty-one (21) or older at
the time of entry. Employees of Sponsors (defined below) and each
of their respective related companies, as well as the immediate family (spouse,
parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are
not eligible. The Promotion is subject to all federal, state and local laws and
regulations and is void where prohibited by law.
2. Sponsors. Cruise Critic, 200 Princeton South Corporate Center, Suite
330, Ewing, NJ 08628, and Norwegian Cruise Line, 7300 Corporate Center Drive,
Miami, Florida 33126, (“Sponsors”).
3. Agreement to Official Rules. Participation in the Promotion
constitutes your full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and
the decisions of Sponsors, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is
contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein in a timely
4. Entry Period. The Promotion begins on Saturday, February 1st,
2020 at 9:00 A.M. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on Saturday, February 29th,
2020, at 11:59 p.m. ET (the “Entry Period”). Entries received prior to or after
the Entry Period will be disqualified.
5. Entry. During the Entry Period, sign in and fill out the entry form
for free on the Sail-Away Giveaway main page
on www.cruisecritic.com. Limit: you may enter only once per
of Potential Winner. On or about Monday, March 9th, 2019, one
(1) potential Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing from
among all eligible entries received. Potential winner will be notified by
email. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) days of the
first attempt to contact him/her, Sponsors will select an alternate potential
winner in his/her place from among all remaining eligible entries.
7. Requirements of Potential Winner. Except where prohibited, the
potential Grand Prize Winner must complete and return an affidavit of
eligibility and liability/publicity release (the “Affidavit/Release”) within
ten (10) days of being notified. If a potential winner fails to sign and return
the Affidavit/Release (or fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question)
within the required time period, if notification or prize is returned as
undeliverable, or if Sponsors determine in their sole discretion that the
potential winner is ineligible, an alternate entrant will be selected in
his/her place. Winner may be required to provide social security number for tax
reporting purposes. Travel companion must sign and return a liability/publicity
release prior to travel. If travel companion is a minor, the winner must be
his/her parent or legal guardian. Unless prohibited by law, acceptance of a
prize constitutes permission for Sponsors to use winner’s name, picture,
likeness, address (city and state), and biographical information for
advertising and publicity purposes, worldwide, without further compensation.
8. Grand Prize. One (1) winner will receive a seven (7)
day Cruise for two (2) on Norwegian Cruise Line. Prize does not include
airfare, government taxes and fees, non-commissionable fares, fuel supplement
surcharges, gratuities, ground transportation, shore excursions, bar charges,
restaurant cover charges and other personal expenditures, transfers, and
onboard personal purchases. The cruise prize will
be awarded via cruise certificate. Cruise prize must be fully redeemed –
reservation, booking and travel must be completed by dates below, otherwise
winner will forfeit prize.
a) Travel must be booked
no later than 60 days prior to sailing.
b) Sailing must be
completed within one-year of winner notification.
The winner must be 21 years of age. Winner
and travel companion must travel on same itinerary and are responsible for all
necessary travel documents, including, but not limited to, passports and
visas. Unless child of winner, travel companion must be 18 years of age or
older as of the date of departure. Blackout dates may apply including sailings
impacting major holidays (i.e. Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s).
Approximate retail value is: $3,000. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
9. General Conditions. In the event that the operation, security or administration of
the Promotion is impaired in any way for any reason, Sponsors may, in their
sole discretion, suspend, modify and/or cancel the Promotion. Sponsors reserve
the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any individual they find to be
tampering with the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of
these Official Rules or in a disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to
undermine the operation of the Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil
law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsors reserve the right to seek
damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsors’
failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a
waiver of that or any other provision. In the event of a dispute as to any
entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be
deemed to be the entrant. 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. In the event that an entry is
confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or destroyed, entrant’s sole
remedy shall be another entry into the Promotion. If any provision of these
Official Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be
struck, and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.
10. Release and Limitation of Liability. By participating in the
Promotion, you agree to release and hold harmless Sponsors, their respective
parent and related companies, and each such company’s respective officers,
directors, employees, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from
and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the
Promotion or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a)
unauthorized human intervention in the Promotion; (b) technical or printing
errors; (c) lost, late, postage-due, misdirected or undeliverable mail or
email; (d) errors in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of
entries; or (e) injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused,
directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from your participation in the
Promotion or receipt or use of any prize. You further agree that in any cause
of action, the Released Parties’ liability will be limited to the cost of
entering and participating in the Promotion, and in no event shall the Released
Parties be liable for attorneys’ fees.
11. Disputes. Except where prohibited, you agree that any and all
disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of the Promotion or any prize
awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class
action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of New
York. All issues and questions concerning these Official Rules, your rights and
obligations, or Sponsors’ rights and obligations shall be governed by the laws
of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or
conflict of law rules.
All information submitted to the Sponsors as part of this Promotion will be
13. Winners List. For the results, visit
The winner’s announcement will be available at this URL once Grand Prize Winner is confirmed.