Mr. Food – 2016 Epcot Flower & Garden Festival – Win a vacation package for 4 valued at $4,504 ERV
2016 Epcot Flower & Garden Festival Sweepstakes (Promotion #4532).
Prizes courtesy of the Disney Destinations LLC (“Provider of Prizes”).
No purchase necessary to enter or win. Product purchase will not enhance chances of winning a prize.
The 2016 Epcot Flower & Garden Sweepstakes, known as the “Promotion,” is offered and open only to legal residents of the continental United States who have reached the age of majority in their state of residence at the time of entry. Employees and directors of Prime Publishing LLC, Ginsburg Enterprises Incorporated (collectively, the “Sponsor”) and Disney Destinations LLC (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), affiliated and subsidiary companies, advertising and promotion agencies, legal advisors, and the immediate family (parent, child, sibling and spouse of each) or members of the households of such employees and directors are not eligible. By entering, you agree to these “Official Rules” and that the decisions of Promotion Entities are final and binding in all respects. Void in Puerto Rico, Canada and where prohibited or restricted by law.
2. PROMOTIONAL PERIOD
Promotional period begins on March 28th, 2016 at 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Time (ET), and ends on April 8th, 2016 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET.
One (1) vacation package (“Prize”) will be awarded including:
(i) Four (4) round trip coach airfares between the major gateway airport closer to winner’s residence (as determined by the Provider of Prizes) and the Orlando International Airport provided, however, if winner resides within 250 miles of the Walt Disney World® Resort, airfare will not be provided;
(ii) Room accommodations consisting of one (1) standard room(s) (with a maximum of four (4) persons per room) for two (2) night(s) at a hotel at the Walt Disney World® Resort selected by Disney in its sole discretion; based on availability;
(iii) Four (4) 3-Day Magic Your Way Tickets with Park Hopper® Option;
(iv) One (1) Disney Gift Card with a value of $300.00; subject to restrictions;
(v) VIP viewing for one (1) Disney Theme Park parade or show for four (4) persons. Parade and/or show selection and date of experience is at the discretion of Disney. Based on availability. Restrictions apply.
Estimated Retail Value (“ERV”) of the vacation package is $4,504.52 which will vary depending upon points of departure and destination and seasonal fluctuation of hotel rates and airfares. If ERV of prize is lower than the stated ARV when prize is procured and fulfilled, then the difference will not be awarded. All other expenses not specifically mentioned herein, including but not limited to, airport taxes and fees, baggage fees, ground transportation not specifically delineated, food, beverages, additional hotel amenities or fees and gratuities, transportation meals, hotel room service, laundry service, alcoholic beverages, merchandise, souvenirs, are the responsibility of the winner and traveling companion(s). Promotion Entities are not responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions or any act or omissions whatsoever by the air transportation carriers, hotels or other transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations necessitated by same. Promotion Entities shall not be liable for any loss or damage to baggage and/or personal property. Travel, hotel and other accommodations subject to availability. Travel companion(s) must be 18 years of age or older (or must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian if under 18 years of age). The winner and traveling companion(s) must travel on same itinerary. The vacation must be taken between May 1, 2016 and April 30, 2017, or the Prize will be forfeited. Certain blackout dates and material restrictions may apply. No substitution, assignment or transfer of the Prize is permitted, except by Promotion Entities, who reserves the right to substitute the Prize or any Prize component with another of comparable or greater value. The Prize is not redeemable for cash.
5. PLAYING CONDITIONS
Sponsor reserves the right to investigate and verify any prize winner and disqualify any winner who it finds, in its sole judgment, has not complied with these Official Rules. Winner and verification determinations are made by Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding in all respects.
6. GENERAL CONDITIONS
The potential winner will be notified by email, and must sign and return to the Sponsor, within seven (7) days of the date of notice or attempted notice is sent, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability & Publicity Release in order to claim his/her Prize. The winner’s travel companion(s) must also execute and return a Travel Companion Waivers. Note: The Affidavit sent to the potential winner will require that the winner provide their Social Security Number to the Sponsor, which will be used solely for tax reporting purposes. The winner will be responsible for all local, state, and federal taxes associated with the receipt of their Prize. The winner must note that the value of the accepted Prize is taxable as income and an IRS Form 1099 will be filed in the name of the Winner for the value of the Prize. The winner is solely responsible for all matters relating to the Prize after it is awarded. If a Prize or Prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to the potential winner, if the potential winner cannot be reached within three (3) business days from the first notification attempt, or if the potential winner fails to return requisite document(s) within the specified time period, or if potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, then such person shall be disqualified and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected.
By accepting the Prize, where permitted by law, the winner hereby gives permission to Promotion Entities to use, reproduce, exhibit, display, print, distribute, publish and broadcast, without any obligation to compensate winner, winner’s name, city/state, picture, portrait, likeness, voice, biography, and winner’s statement, contained in, or relating to, winner’s entry in the Promotion in any and all advertising marketing and promotional materials, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter developed, including but not limited to the world wide web, except where prohibited by law, and without notice, approval or review by winner.
Where permitted by law, winner, and on behalf of winner’s heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, agree to release and hold harmless the Promotion Entities and their parent companies, distributors, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, vendors, advertising agencies and promotion agencies, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any and all liability for, or relating to, any and all rights, claims and causes of action whatsoever that you may have, or which may arise, against any of the foregoing for any matter or cause whatsoever, including without limitation, enjoyment of the Prize and or the Promotion, any injuries, loss or damage of any kind, whether direct or compensatory, incidental, consequential or otherwise to any person, including death, and property damage, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the Prize, winner’s participation in any Promotion-related activity, or winner’s participation in the Promotion.
Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion or the Website; to be in violation of the Terms of Service of the Website; to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; to be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.
Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries by such methods and persons using any such methods will be disqualified. Each entry submission must be manually key stroked and manually entered by the individual entrant; automated and/or repetitive electronic submission of entries (including but not limited to entries made using any script, macro, bot or sweepstakes service) will be disqualified and transmissions from these or related email or IP addresses may be blocked. The accumulation of coins generated through robotic, automatic, macro, or like methods is also strictly prohibited, regardless of whether the Automated Cheat was used in connection with your account.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER OR ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND COSTS (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
If for any reason this Promotion is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion. If the Promotion is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at http://www.MrFood.com.
7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
SPONSOR DOES NOT ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMMUNICATIONS LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO ITS WEBSITES. SPONSOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY PROBLEMS OR TECHNICAL MALFUNCTION OF ANY TELEPHONE NETWORK OR TELEPHONE LINES, COMPUTER ON-LINE SYSTEMS, SERVERS, COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARE, FAILURE OF ANY E-MAIL OR ENTRY TO BE RECEIVED BY SPONSOR ON ACCOUNT OF TECHNICAL PROBLEMS, HUMAN ERROR OR TRAFFIC CONGESTION ON THE INTERNET OR AT ANY WEBSITE, OR ANY COMBINATION THEREOF.
SPONSOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INCORRECT OR INACCURATE CAPTURE OF INFORMATION OR THE FAILURE TO CAPTURE SUCH INFORMATION, WHETHER CAUSED BY WEBSITE USERS, TAMPERING OR HACKING, OR BY ANY OF THE EQUIPMENT OR PROGRAMMING ASSOCIATED WITH OR UTILIZED IN THE PROMOTION. SPONSOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR INJURY OR DAMAGE TO PARTICIPANTS’ OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON’S COMPUTER RELATED TO OR RESULTING FROM PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROMOTION OR DOWNLOADING MATERIALS FROM OR USE OF THE WEBSITE.
IN NO EVENT WILL PROMOTION ENTITIES OR THEIR PARENT COMPANIES, DISTRIBUTORS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, OFFICERS, VENDORS, ADVERTISING AGENCIES AND PROMOTION AGENCIES AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THIS PROMOTION, ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITE OR THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE WEBSITE AND IN THIS PROMOTION IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
As a condition of participating in this Promotion, you agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prizes awarded, or the determination of the winner shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action exclusively by arbitration pursuant to the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association, then effective. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain awards for, and you hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than your actual out-of- pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Promotion), and you further waive all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or your rights and obligations or Sponsor’s or Prime Publishing LLC’s rights and obligations in connection with this Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois, U.S.A., without giving effect to the conflict of laws rules thereof, and all proceedings shall take place in that State in the City of Northbrook, County of Cook.
In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the Winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at 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.
9. WINNERS LIST
For name of winner’s mail a self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt no later than 30 days after this promotion expires to: Mr. Food Test Kitchen Promotion #4532 c/o Prime Publishing LLC, 3400 Dundee Road, Northbrook, IL 60062. For Official Rules mail a self- addressed stamped envelope to the above address marked “OFFICIAL RULES” for receipt no later than 10 days before this promotion expires. Canadian residents may omit return postage for rule and winners list requests.
10. Sponsored by:
Ginsburg Enterprises Incorporated and Prime Publishing LLC, 3400 Dundee Road, Northbrook, IL 60062. The Promotion is administered by Alliance Sweepstakes Services, Inc., 620 Park Ave. #332, Rochester, NY. With special thanks to our “Provider of Prizes.”