Hallmark Channel – Ready Set Renovate Sweepstakes

BackHALLMARK CHANNEL’S READY, SET, RENOVATE SWEEPSTAKES (“PROMOTION”)OFFICIAL RULESNO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITEDSPONSOR: Crown Media United States, LLC, 12700 Ventura Boulevard, Studio City, CA 91604 (“Sponsor” ).ADMINISTRATOR: Ventura Associates International LLC, 494 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (“Administrator”), an independent judging organization whose decisions are final and binding with respect to the Promotion.ELIGIBILITY: Promotion is open only to persons, who are, as of date of entry, 21 years of age or older, legal residents of, and physically located within, the 50 United States or D.C., except that employees, officers and directors (and the members of their households and their immediate family members (defined as parents, children and their spouses)) of Sponsor, Café Appliances, and Cabinets To Go, Administrator and each of their parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, and the advertising, promotional and fulfillment agencies of each of them are not eligible to enter or win. Grand Prize Winner (as defined in Section 5 below) must be willing and able to appear on a segment of Home & Family, programming on Sponsor’s network, subject to Sponsor’s sole discretion. Segments details will be provided to the Grand Prize Winner when available.“Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, grandparents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses, regardless of where they live. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three (3) months a year, whether related or not.Entrants may not have been convicted of a felony. By entering, each entrant understands and agrees that, if selected as a potential Grand Prize Winner (defined in Section 5 below), the entrant (and any adult member of his/her Immediate Family) will be required to consent to a background check; and, failure to sign such consents and authorizations and/or to furnish all required information will result in disqualification. In addition, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion, to disqualify any Entry (as defined in Section 4 below) and/or disqualify a potential Grand Prize Winner if the results of such background check reveal that the potential Grand Prize Winner (or any adult member of his/her Immediate Family) is not eligible to participate in the Promotion or has been convicted of, or is currently charged with, a felony or a crime of moral turpitude, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Any Guest (defined in Section 7) who is participating in the potential on-air segment (defined in Section 7) will also be required to consent to a background check, and failure to sign such consents and authorizations and/or to furnish all required information will result in the potential Grand Prize Winner being disqualified, and the Grand Prize being forfeited. In addition, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify a potential Grand Prize Winner if the results of such background check reveal that the Guest who is participating in the Grand Prize has been convicted of a felony or a crime of moral turpitude, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, in which case the Grand Prize will be forfeited, and Sponsor will have no liability of any kind (either to a potential Grand Prize Winner, Guest who is participating in the Grand Prize or any third party).OVERVIEW/ENTRY PERIOD: You may enter via the internet during the period beginning at 10:00:00am ET on September 21, 2020 and ending at 11:59:59pm ET on October 30th, 2020 (“Master Entry Period”). The Promotion will consist of one (1) grand prize sweepstakes (“Grand Prize Sweepstakes”), and six (6) weekly sweepstakes (“Weekly Sweepstakes”) with six (6) entry periods (each a “Weekly Entry Period”) as noted in the chart below. Only those eligible entries received during a specific Weekly Entry Period by the applicable end date as listed in the chart below will be entered into that week’s weekly drawing. Any entries received during a particular Weekly Entry Period will not be included in the subsequent weekly drawings; however, all eligible entries for the Weekly Sweepstakes will roll over into the Grand Prize Sweepstakes. A “Week” is defined as starting at 10:00:00am ET on each Monday during the Master Entry Period and ending at 9:59:59am ET the following Monday during the Master Entry Period except the last day of the sixth Week which will end on Friday at 11:59:59 pm ET. Weekly Entry PeriodWeekly SweepsStart [each Monday at 10:00am ET]End (the following Monday at 9:59am ET except for 10/30 when it ends at 11:59:59pm ET)#WinnersPrizeARVApproximate Drawing DateWeek 19/21/209/28/205Five (5) weekly winners will receive a Check for $500.$500 each11/2/20Week 29/28/2010/5/205Five (5) weekly winners will receive a Check for $500.$500 each11/9/20Week 310/5/2010/12/205Five (5) weekly winners will receive a Check for $500.$500 each11/16/20Week 410/12/2010/19/205Five (5) weekly winners will receive a Check for $500.$500 each11/23/20Week 510/19/2010/26/205Five (5) weekly winners will receive a Check for $500.$500 each11/30/20Week 610/26/2010/30/205Five (5) weekly winners will receive a Check for $500.$500 each11/6/20Grand Prize9/21/2010/30/201See below under Section 7$55,000.0011/6/20HOW TO ENTER: To enter, visit https://www.hallmarkchannel.com/hallmark-channels-ready-set-renovate-sweepstakes (the “Website”) and follow the instructions to complete the entry in its entirety (“Entry”). The completion constitutes one Entry. Additional entries are allowed as provided below.Grand Prize Sweepstakes:During the Grand Prize Sweepstakes, once you have completed the Entry, you will be given an opportunity to earn bonus entries in two ways:(1) by earning Kitchen Concentration Entry(ies) by playing the interactive game module per the onscreen instructions in order to earn one (1) Kitchen Concentration Entry per each round played. You can play more than ten (10) rounds per day, but only the first ten (10) rounds are allowed for bonus entry(ies) for a potential maximum total of ten (10)Kitchen Concentration Entries per day.(2) by voting on Sponsor’s renovation of the Home & Family kitchen per the onscreen instructions in order to earn one (1) additional entry per vote submitted (“Voting Entry”). Each Week, Sponsor will complete a different element of the kitchen renovation, and you may vote on that element. You can earn one (1) Voting Entry for each vote for a maximum total of ten (10) Voting Entries per day.You may also earn additional entry(ies) via Twitter and Pinterest for the Grand Prize Sweepstakes only. One (1) additional Entry per day via Twitter (“Twitter Entry”) and one (1) additional Entry one time only for Pinterest (“Pinterest Entry”) over the course of the promotion. In order to earn a Twitter Entry for the Grand Prize Sweepstakes drawing you may share your entry on Twitter once per day over the course of the Promotion for the Grand Prize drawing. In order to earn a Pinterest Entry for the Grand Prize Sweepstakes drawing you may share your entry on Pinterest once over the course of the Promotion for the Grand Prize drawing. As part of the share message for either Twitter and/or Pinterest Entries, you must include (above the fold) the following unique phrase: “I entered @HallmarkChannel’s Ready, Set, Renovate Sweepstakes #ReadySetRenovateEntry” (“Term”) in order to disclose to anyone seeing your post(s) that you are getting entry(ies) from sharing. If the Term is not included, your Twitter Entry and/or Pinterest Entry will not be eligible to be included in your total Entry count. Multiple Twitter Entries in a single day will be considered one (1) Twitter Entry. Multiple Pinterest Entries will be considered one (1) Pinterest Entry over the course of the promotion.Potential maximum limit for Grand Prize Sweepstakes is one (1) Entry per day, ten (10) Kitchen Concentration Entry (ies) per day, ten (10) Voting Entry(ies) per day, one (1) Pinterest entry, and one (1) Twitter per day over the course of the Promotion. You must complete an Entry first in order to earn any additional Entry(ies). All Entries, Kitchen Concentration Entries, Voting Entries, Twitter and Pinterest Entry(ies) must be received during the Master Entry Period (as defined in Section 3 above). Maximum Entries for the Grand Prize Sweepstakes total is: 881. Maximum number of Entries per day is Twenty-Two (22). Maximum number of Pinterest entries is One (1) over the course of the sweepstakes. Maximum number of Twitter entries is One (1) per day for a total of Forty (40) entries over the course of the sweepstakes. Maximum number of entries over the course of the promotion is.Weekly Sweepstakes:During each Weekly Sweepstakes, once you have completed the Entry, you will be given an opportunity to earn bonus entries in two ways:(1) by earning Kitchen Concentration Entry(ies) by playing the interactive game module per the onscreen instructions in order to earn one (1) Kitchen Concentration Entry per each round played. You can play more than ten (10) rounds per day, but only the first ten (10) rounds are allowed for bonus entry(ies) for a potential maximum total of ten (10) Kitchen Concentration Entries per day. Maximum Kitchen Concentration Entries for the Weekly Sweepstakes total is 70 per week.(2) by earning Voting Entry(ies) by voting on Sponsor’s renovation of the Home & Family kitchen per the onscreen instructions in order to earn one (1) additional entry per vote submitted. As mentioned above, each Week, Sponsor will complete a different element of the kitchen renovation, and you may vote on that element. You can earn one (1) Voting Entry for each vote for a maximum total of ten (10) Voting Entries per day. Maximum Voting Entries for the Weekly Sweepstakes total is 70 per week.Potential maximum limit for Weekly Prize Sweepstakes is one (1) Entry per day, ten (10) Kitchen Concentration Entry (ies) per day, and ten (10) Voting Entry(ies) per day, over the course of the Promotion. You must complete an Entry first in order to earn any additional Entry (ies). All Entries, Kitchen Concentration Entries and Voting Entries must be received during the Master Entry Period (as defined in Section 3 above). Maximum Entries for the Weekly Prize Sweepstakes total is 147 per week with the exception of Week 6 which has a Maximum Entry total of 105.All Kitchen Concentration and Voting Entries for each Weekly Sweepstakes must be received within a given Week in order to be entered into that Week’s drawing. Each Week’s Kitchen Concentration and Voting Entries will not be rolled over to the subsequent Week’s drawings.The Website’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this Promotion. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, the relevant Entry and/or Kitchen Concentration Entry and/or Voting Entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Entries with duplicate email addresses or multiple Entries using different email addresses for a single individual will be disqualified. Entries generated (or suspected to have been generated) by a script, macro or other automated means are void.Disqualification of votes can result if Sponsor (in its sole discretion) suspects any fraud or voter/voting misconduct. This includes (but is not limited to) if any votes appear to violate vote limits or involve the purchasing of bulk votes. The final voting decision(s) are made by the Sponsor (in its sole discretion) along with the Home & Family Kitchen Renovation producers. Determination of violations are at Sponsor’s sole discretion and include, but are not limited to: (a) unusual patterns in votes from an individual originating from the same IP address during the same day; (b) unusual user name patterns originating from the same IP address; and (c) unusual time-of-day patterns originating from the same IP address. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any votes that are cast in violation of these Official Rules, to achieve an unfair advantage or by robotic means of any sort.Entry shall refer to Entry, Kitchen Concentration Entry, Voting Entry, Twitter Entry and Pinterest Entry, collectively.SELECTION OF SWEEPSTAKES WINNERS: Grand Prize Sweepstakes – One (1) winner will be selected at random from all eligible Entries received on or about November 6th, 2020 (“Grand Prize Winner”). Weekly Sweepstakes – five (5) winners will be selected at random from all eligible Entries for each Week for a total of Thirty (30) winners on the approximate date in the chart above (“Weekly Winner(s)”). All winners will be determined via a random drawing by an independent judging organization whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Promotion. The odds of winning a prize will be determined by the number of eligible Entries received.VERIFICATION OF SWEEPSTAKES WINNERS: Potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified by e-mail, one (1) business day (“Notification”) from the date winner is selected. Potential Grand Prize Winner will be required to complete, sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability release, and/or IRS Form W-9, where permitted, a publicity release, background check permission forms as well as additional information including (but not limited to) a minimum of four (4) photos from the Potential Grand Prize Winner. The minimum of four (4) photos should be focused on showing the Potential Grand Prize Winner’s current home and family by submitting all of the following: (a) three (3) photos of different angles of your Kitchen, and (b) one (1) photo showing the Potential Grand Prize Winner with his or her family. You will also be required to complete a questionnaire which will ask for personal information of immediate family members (collectively, “Sweepstakes Documents”). If a potential Grand Prize Winner fails to respond within five (5) business days of the Email Notification attempt or to return the executed Sweepstakes Documents within five (5) business days after it has been sent to him/her, or if his/her winner notification is returned as undeliverable or unclaimed, or if a potential Grand Prize Winner cannot accept or is unwilling to accept any portion of the Grand Prize for any reason or cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules or is otherwise found to be ineligible, such potential Grand Prize Winner may be subject to disqualification, and an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing from all remaining eligible Entries received and Sponsor will have no liability of any kind (either to a potential Grand Prize Winner, Guest who is participating in the potential on-air segment, or any third party).Weekly Prize Winners will be sent an email notifying them they are a potential winner and the Weekly Prize Winners must respond to the notification with the requested information within five (5) business days from the date sent. Failure to respond within the time allowed and with completed required documentation will result in disqualification without notice.Sponsor reserves the right to modify the notification procedures in connection with the selection of an alternate winner, if any. Entry and acceptance of prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use each winner’s name, prize won, hometown and likeness for online posting and promotional purposes without prior notice or further compensation.SWEEPSTAKES PRIZES, APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (“ARV”)/PRIZE CONDITIONS:GRAND PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive a grand prize (“Grand Prize”) of $50,000 cash intended to be used to renovate the home of the Grand Prize Winner (issued via check and will be mailed to the Grand Prize Winner between the following dates: December 15, 2020 through February 15th, 2021(subject to change) : [a] Grand Prize Winner and possibly Guest to have a design video call consultation with Sponsor’s team of renovation experts on how to spend the $50,000 Grand Prize money on kitchen renovation (“Video Call Consultation”); [b] Grand Prize Winner and possibly Guest to potentially be featured on-air on Home & Family (subject to possible video call editing, as noted herein) as part of an on-air segment (“Segment”). The exact method and context of incorporating the Grand Prize Winner and possibly Guest within the duration of the on-screen use shall be at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Without limiting the foregoing, Grand Prize Winner and possibly Guest shall have no right of review or approval of their role as it appears in the Segment. Grand Prize Winner and possibly Guest acknowledge and agree that their appearance in the Segment may be modified and such modifications may occur in Sponsor’s sole discretion and for any reason including, without limitation, as a result of production needs, creative preferences, formatting requirements or broadcast standards requirements. Sponsor is not responsible in the event the Segment in which the Grand Prize Winner and possibly Guest is to appear does not air as originally intended, in whole or in part, as a result of delay, cancellation or pre-emption; and [b] a voucher worth $5,000 to Cabinets To Go. All terms and conditions for voucher apply. ARV for Grand Prize: $55,000.00.WEEKLY SWEEPSTAKES PRIZES/ARV’S: Thirty (30) Weekly Prizes (five (5) prizes each week for six (6) weeks): Five (5) Weekly Prize Winners will receive one (1) $500 prize that shall be issued via check ARV: $500.00. ARV total: $15,000.00.Total ARV of all the Prizes (as defined below): $70,000.00.“Winner” shall mean and refer to each Grand Prize Winner and Weekly Prize Winner. “Prize” shall mean and refer to each Grand Prize and Weekly Prize.For Grand Prize:All members of the Group: (i) will be required to execute and return a Release of Liability (and other documents, if any) prior to participation in the Segment; and (ii) are solely responsible for obtaining any and all necessary documents (valid photo I.D., passport photo, etc.) before event.All taxes (including, without limitation, U.S. federal, state and local taxes (including, but not limited to income and withholding taxes), sales taxes) on or connected with the Prize, and the reporting consequences thereof, are solely the responsibility of the Winner. Grand Prize Winner will be required to supply his/her social security number to Sponsor for Sponsor to issue an IRS 1099 tax form in the value of the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize Winner will receive an IRS Form 1099-MISC reflecting the final actual value of his/her Grand Prize. In the event of a disqualification or Grand Prize forfeiture, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, select or not select an alternate Grand Prize Winner and award or not award the forfeited Grand Prize, time permitting. taxes.For Grand and Weekly Prizes:If the actual value of the Prize is less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded. Prize is not redeemable for cash. No substitution allowed except, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, the Prize of equal or greater value may be substituted. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen Prize. The Prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. Prize elements may not be separated and tickets will not be replaced if lost or stolen. Prize will be awarded provided a sufficient number of eligible Entries are received. If Prize remains unclaimed after December 31st, 2020, then no alternate Winner will be selected, nor unclaimed Prize awarded. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes promotional materials and the terms and conditions of these Rules, these Rules shall prevail and govern. All federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the Winners. Prize Winners must accept the Prize as stated or Prize may be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate Prize Winner. Prizes are non-transferable in whole or in part except at the discretion of Sponsor. Prize Winners shall bear all risk of loss or damage to Prize upon being awarded to Prize Winners and Sponsor does not have any obligation or responsibility to replace Prize if lost, damaged or stolen. Prizes will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee. Sponsor has not made nor in any manner is responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize thereof, including but not limited to its quality, condition, appearance, safety, performance. Sponsor is not responsible for any fees, costs, or additional charges resulting from an entrant or Prize Winner entering and participating in the Promotion and/or being awarded and/or receiving and/or using a Prize.Any depiction of Prizes (or any part thereof) is for illustrative purposes only. Sponsor is responsible only for Prize delivery and are not responsible for Prize utility, quality or otherwise.The Winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes, if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with Prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided. All Prize details are at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. By accepting the Prizes, the Winner agrees to the release or his or her name, likeness, and/or entry (ies) for potential publicity purposes, where permitted by law.Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer any prize or redeem any non-monetary Prize (or Prize component) for money.PRIVACY: Information provided by you for this Promotion is subject to the privacy policy located at www.hallmarkchannel.com/Privacy-Policy. By entering this Promotion, each entrant agrees that, unless entrant otherwise opts out on the Website, Sponsor and its designees may use entrant’s, physical and/or e-mail address to contact entrant regarding offers and/or promotions that Sponsor believes may interest entrant.LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Sponsor, Administrator and their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, those working on their behalf, and each of their respective officers, directors, representatives, employees, agents, successors and assigns (“Promotion Entities”) are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in, or accessing or downloading information in connection with, this Promotion. The Promotion Entities are not responsible for any misdirected, lost, late, inaccurate or incomplete Entries (or e-mails or other communications), and such Entries will be void. The Promotion Entities are not responsible for: (a) any computer, telephone, cable, network, satellite, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, errors, delays, disconnections, or unavailability, (b) garbled or jumbled transmissions, (c) service provider/Internet/web site/use net accessibility, availability, or traffic congestion, (d) unauthorized human intervention or (e) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information or the failure to capture any such information. All Entries and other materials submitted by entrants in connection with this Promotion become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. By entering this Promotion, each entrant hereby agrees on his/her behalf (and on behalf of his/her heirs, executors and administrators) to release, discharge defend, indemnify and hold harmless each of the Promotion Entities, from any damage, injury, death, loss or other liability, either at law or equity, whether known or unknown, asserted or non-asserted, that may arise from or in any way relate to any entrant’s participation in this Promotion or the awarding, acceptance, use or misuse of any Prize. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Promotion shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. This Promotion shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, regardless of principles of conflicts of laws that may require the application of the laws of another jurisdiction. Any action or litigation concerning this Promotion shall take place exclusively in the federal or state courts sitting in Los Angeles, California, and each entrant expressly consents to the jurisdiction of and venue in such courts and waives all defenses of lack of jurisdiction and inconvenient forum with respect to such courts. Each entrant agrees to service of process by mail or other method acceptable under the laws of the State of California.ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS PROMOTION. ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY’S FEES AND TO INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ENTRANT, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE.GENERAL: This Promotion is void outside the 50 United States and D.C. and where prohibited by law and is subject to all applicable Federal, State and local laws and regulations. By entering this Promotion, each Entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor. In addition, each Entrant represents and warrants that all information contained in his/her entry is true and accurate. Sponsor is not responsible for any printing errors in these Official Rules and Sponsor reserves the right to correct clerical or typographical errors in all promotional materials and in these Official Rules. In the event this Promotion is compromised for any reason (including due to computer virus, tampering, bugs, computer malfunction, fraud, unauthorized intervention or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor) which, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right in their sole discretion to suspend, cancel, modify or terminate this Promotion, and to hold a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to such action. In the event of any such suspension, cancellation, modification or termination a notice of such action will be posted on the Website, if functioning. Sponsor is not responsible if the Promotion cannot be implemented or any Prize cannot be awarded due to delays or interruptions beyond Sponsor’s control, including those due to acts of God, acts of war, strikes, governmental action, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism. The use of automated software or computer programs to register for or enter this Promotion is prohibited and any individual who uses or attempts to use such methods to register, to play, vote or to enter will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant (and all of her/his entries) from this Promotion who does not comply with these Official Rules, and/or from any other promotion conducted now or in the future by Sponsor or any of their affiliated companies if such entrant tampers with the entry process or if her/his fraud or misconduct affects the integrity of this Promotion or otherwise interferes with the proper conduct of this Promotion.CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANYONE MAKING SUCH AN ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.WINNERS’ LIST: : For a Winners’ list (available after December 20, 2020) sends a stamped, self-addressed envelope (postage not required for VT residents) to Hallmark Channel’s Ready, Set, Renovate Sweepstakes Winners’ List, ATTN: HD, 494 Eighth Avenue, Suite 1700, New York, NY 10001.Note: Trademarks and copyrights are the property of their owner and are not sponsors or affiliated with this promotion.