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Dream Big, New Orleans Sweepstakes
Official Rules
1. SPONSOR: New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation, 2020 Saint Charles Avenue, New Orleans,
Louisiana, 70130 (“Sponsor”).
2. ADMINISTRATOR: ABC National Television Sales, Inc., 77 West 66th Street, New York, NY 10023
3. ENTRY PERIOD: The Dream Big, New Orleans Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins on or about
Monday, May 14, 2018 at 12:00 a.m. (midnight) Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on Sunday, June 17, 2018
at 11:59 p.m. ET (the “Entry Period”).
4. ELIGIBILITY: Open only to legal U.S. residents who at the time of entry are eighteen (18) years of age
or older and reside in the 50 United States or District of Columbia. Employees of Sponsor, Administrator,
or any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering the Sweepstakes or supplying the
prizes, and each of their respective parent, subsidiary, related and affiliated companies, and the immediate
family and household members of all such foregoing individuals, are not eligible to enter or win. “Immediate
family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, 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. Potential winners may be required to
provide proof of eligibility prior to prize award. Subject to all applicable federal, state, local, and municipal
laws and regulations.
5. HOW TO ENTER: During the Entry Period, you may enter the Sweepstakes by visiting (“Website”) and uploading a photo and caption up to thirty (30) words in
length showing and describing who inspires you. You must be a registered member of a
website with an active Disney account (“Member”) to enter. Photo file size must be less than 20 MB and in
JPEG, PNG, BMP, GIF or TIFF file format.
Existing Member: As a Member, you may enter the Sweepstakes by logging in to the Website with
your user name (“User Name”) or email address (“Address”) and password and following the entry
instructions. If you login to your Member account using Facebook, you will be asked to allow
Facebook’s “Basic App Permissions,” which is required in order to login to your Member account and
participate in the Sweepstakes.
Non-Member: If you are not a Member, you may become a Member free of charge by visiting the
Website and registering by providing the requested information on the registration form through the
“sign up” or similar section on the Website. By creating a Member account, you acknowledge your
agreement to the Website’s Terms of Use (available at
You may upload a photo from your computer or from your Facebook account. If you choose to upload a
photo using your Facebook account, you must grant the necessary permission/authorization for access to
your Facebook profile and photos, unless you have previously given this permission, which is required in
order to upload a photo using your Facebook account.
Click the check box signifying that you: (1) meet the eligibility requirements; (2) have read and agree to
these Official Rules; and (3) have read and agree to the Website’s Terms of Use (available at If you do not check the box indicating your confirmation of and agreement to
the above items, you will not be entered into the Sweepstakes and cannot win a prize.
Upon logging in to your Member account and uploading a photo and accompanying caption demonstrating
who inspires you, you will receive one (1) entry into this Sweepstakes.
During the registration and entry process, you will be asked for consent to display your entry (your photo,
caption and your first name/last initial) on the Website and/or to receive promotional and/or reminder emails
from Sponsor, Administrator and/or other third parties. Consenting to display your entry on the Website
and/or receive promotional and/or reminder emails is optional, does not have to be agreed to in order to be
eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes and does not improve your chances of winning. In the event you
do consent to receive these emails, the use of your personal information provided shall be subject to the
privacy policy of the applicable entity requesting your consent (Administrator’s Privacy Policy is available
at and Sponsor’s Privacy Policy is available at
Limit one (1) entry per person per day during the Entry Period, regardless of the number of email
addresses or accounts a person may have. For the purposes of this Sweepstakes, a “day” is defined as
beginning at 12:00 a.m. (midnight) ET and ending 11:59 p.m. ET the same day. All entries must be received
by 11:59 p.m. ET on Sunday, June 17, 2018. Multiple entries in excess of this limitation or mass entry
attempts will result in disqualification of all entries by such person. Proof of entering information on the entry
form is not considered proof of delivery or receipt of such entry.
Personal information collected in connection with this Sweepstakes will be treated in accordance with
Administrator’s Privacy Policy, available at
Each entrant represents that entrant has obtained prior written consent from any identifiable person (or
such person’s parent or legal guardian if such person is a minor in their state of residence) that appears in,
is mentioned in, or otherwise contributed to (including the photographer, if other than you) their entry (each
a “Third-Party Participant”) granting [a] entrant the right to include such person in their entry and to submit
their entry for this Sweepstakes and [b] Sponsor and/or Administrator the right to use such entry on the
Website and as otherwise set forth herein. Entrants may be required, at any time, to provide Sponsor and/or
Administrator with evidence of all such written permissions and authorizations immediately upon request,
or entrant may be disqualified and rendered ineligible to receive a prize in this Sweepstakes.
Entries may not contain, and Administrator, in its sole discretion, may disqualify any entry that contains: (i)
any third person’s personal information, such as full names or email addresses; or (ii) is otherwise
inappropriate, objectionable, or unsuitable for the uses contemplated in these Official Rules, as determined
by Administrator in its sole discretion.
Each entrant represents that his/her entry: (i) is completely the original work of the entrant; (ii) does not
reveal any proprietary, confidential or trade secret information; and (iii) does not violate or infringe upon the
trademark, copyright, rights of privacy, rights of publicity, or any other rights, of any kind of nature, of any
other person or entity. If Administrator, in its sole discretion, has reason to believe that any entry contains
any material that may infringe or violate any law or any rights of a third party, Administrator may disqualify
such entry and take all other measures Administrator may deem appropriate.
Provided entrant consents to display entrant’s entry on the Website, Administrator reserves the
right to post one or more of the entries on the Website with the submitting entrant’s first/last initial
in its sole discretion for entertainment purposes only. Inclusion of an entry on the Website does not
have any effect on the random selection of the winners described in Section 6 below. The exact method
and context of incorporation and the duration of use of each entry shall be at Sponsor and/or Administrator’s
sole discretion. Without limiting the foregoing, entrants shall have no right to review or approve of their entry
as it may appear on the Website. Each entrant acknowledges and agrees that their entry as included on
the Website may be modified from their entry as originally submitted. Such modifications may occur in
Sponsor and or Administrator’s sole discretion and for any reason including, without limitation, as a result
of production needs, creative preferences or formatting requirements. In addition, entrants acknowledge
and agree that the Website may include messaging from Sponsor and/or Administrator’s commercial
Mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated methods will be disqualified. If for
any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus,
bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes that corrupt or affect
the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor and
Administrator reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the
entry process, and to cancel, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. If canceled, Sponsor and Administrator
reserve the right at their discretion to determine the winners using all non-suspect eligible entries received
up to the time of cancellation. Sponsor and Administrator are not responsible for failed, partial, delayed or
garbled computer transmissions, or for technical failures of any kind in connection with entries or the entry
process, including but not limited to electronic malfunction or damage of any network, hardware or software.
In the event of a dispute over an electronic entry, prize will be awarded to the authorized subscriber of the
e-mail account, not the name on the entry form.
6. WINNER SELECTION: A total of one (1) grand prize winner (“Grand Prize Winner”) and twenty-five
(25) runner-up prize winners (“Runner-Up Prize Winners”) will be selected via a random drawing from
among all eligible entries received during the Entry Period. Odds of winning a prize depends on total
number of eligible entries received during the Entry Period.
7. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Administrator will notify potential winners by phone and/or email. Failure to
respond to the notification phone call and/or e-mail within seventy-two (72) hours or return of the e-mail
notification as undeliverable after two (2) attempts will result in disqualification and award of the prize to an
alternate winner.
Potential Grand Prize Winner will be required to complete, sign and return within two (2) business days of
transmission, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Indemnification, and a Publicity Release where allowed
by law, W-9 Form and any other documentation required by Administrator (collectively, “Verification
If a potential winner does not respond to the initial notification within seventy-two (72) hours as set forth
above, if Verification Documents are not returned to Administrator within the specified time period, if any
prize notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable, if a potential winner is found to be ineligible or
otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, or if a potential winner cannot or does not accept a
prize for any reason, prize may be forfeited and potential winner will be disqualified without compensation
of any kind and an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing (time permitting) from remaining
eligible entries received.
In the event of any dispute concerning the identity of any entrant, the entry will be deemed submitted by
the natural person who is the authorized holder of the transmitting e-mail account. “Authorized account
holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider,
online 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.
8. GRAND PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive a trip to New Orleans which includes the
following elements: [1] roundtrip coach class airfare for the Grand Prize Winner and up to three (3) guests
from a commercial airport near the Grand Prize Winner’s residence to a commercial airport in the New
Orleans area; [2] four (4) days/three (3) nights at a New Orleans hotel or Bed and Breakfast (standard
quad-occupancy room), based upon availability and as determined by Sponsor; [3] $200 in credit for ground
transportation in New Orleans (e.g., local car service, Uber or Lyft); [4] a $150 gift certificate to Dooky
Chase Restaurant; [5] four (4) tickets to the Audubon Institute (valid for the Zoo, Aquarium or Insectarium
any day); [6] four (4) gift certificates each good for an order of beignets and beverages at Café du Monde
(valid any day); [7] four (4) tickets to New Orleans City Park’s Story Land (valid any day); [8] four (4)
unlimited ride passes at New Orleans City Parks Carousel Amusement Garden; [9] four (4) Big Shot
reserved tickets to a performance at Preservation Hall (subject to ticket availability); [10] four (4) tickets to
the National WWII Museum; and [11] four (4) 3-day Jazzy passes, good for unlimited streetcar and bus
rides (all together referred to as the “Trip”). All details of the Trip, including but not limited to choice of
airline(s), airports, hotel/accommodations, ground transportation at destination and New Orleans area
attractions will be at the complete and sole discretion of the Administrator.
Travel is subject to availability, blackout dates, advanced notice requirements and must be booked
by March 4, 2019 and completed by Saturday July 31, 2019. Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible
for all other expenses related to the Trip not specified herein, including but not limited to baggage fees,
meals, beverages, tips, taxes and hotel incidentals. Grand Prize Winner and their guests must travel
together on the same itinerary, including same departure date, destination and return date or applicable
Trip may be forfeited in its entirety. Accommodation restrictions and blackout dates may apply. All travel
dates and arrangements are subject to change, availability and Administrator’s approval. Sponsor and
Administrator are not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay. Certain
documentation and requirements may be necessary for travel, such as photo identification. Grand Prize
Winner and their guests are solely responsible for any documentation and requirements and determining
applicable procedures and restrictions. In addition, the Grand Prize Winner may be required to present a
valid credit card at the hotel at the time of check-in. Grand Prize Winner and their guests must provide their
own transportation to and from departure airport.
Grand Prize Winner’s guests must execute a Release of Liability/Release of Publicity (where lawful) prior
to travel. Any guest that is a minor in their state of residence must be accompanied on the Trip by their
parent or legal guardian at all times, who will be counted as an allotted guest (unless Grand Prize Winner
is such guest’s parent or legal guardian). If Grand Prize Winner chooses to bring less than three (3) guests,
Grand Prize will be awarded in increments suitable for the actual number of travelers with no substitute
prize (or prize elements) or additional compensation provided to the Grand Prize Winner. Once selected by
Grand Prize Winner, guests cannot be changed without the express consent of Sponsor and/or
Administrator, which may be withheld for any reason. Grand Prize Winner understands and agrees that
Sponsor and/or Administrator reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to remove Grand Prize Winner and
or their guests from any Trip activity at any time if such person’s behavior at any point is disruptive or may
or does cause damage to another person, property or the reputation of Sponsor or Administrator, or
otherwise violates the rules or policies of Sponsor, Administrator or the applicable business owner or
operator. Grand Prize Winner acknowledges that they are solely responsible for any actions, claims or
liabilities of any of their guests related to any Sweepstakes-related activity or travel.
Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of Grand Prize: $4,679.00. Actual value may be higher or lower based
on point of departure and hotel availability and cost as determined by time of purchase and travel.
RUNNER-UP PRIZES: Twenty-five (25) Runner-Up Prize Winners will each receive the following three (3)
e-books from Disney Story Central: The Princess and the Frog: The Story of Tiana, The Princess and the
Frog: Hoppily Ever After, and Disney Princess: Tiana’s Friendship Fix-Up. E-books can be viewed on the
Disney Story Central app or accessed at, and each Runner-Up Prize will
consist of a code redeemable for these three (3) e-books via Disney Story Central. The Disney Story Central
app is available for free on compatible mobile devices. Visit for details.
Registering and use of the Disney Story Central app is subject to The Walt Disney Company’s Terms of
Use and Privacy Policy. Internet connection or data plan required. Void where prohibited. This code is a
promotional code and is not for resale, has no cash value, and will not be replaced if lost or stolen. Code
must be redeemed by Friday, September 15, 2018. Disney Story Central is not a sponsor of this
ARV of each Runner-Up Prize: $11.97.
Total ARV of all prizes being awarded: $4,978.25. If the actual value of a prize is less than stated ARV,
the difference will not be awarded. All applicable taxes and expenses not specifically provided for herein
are each winner’s sole responsibility. Some restrictions may apply. No cash alternative or prize substitutions
will be allowed, except Administrator reserves the right to substitute a prize or portions thereof of equal or
greater value if a prize listed or any portion thereof is unavailable for any reason.
Administrator will not replace any lost, mutilated or stolen tickets, travel vouchers, certificates or prizes.
Prize elements may not be separated. Any prize element not used will be forfeit with no additional
compensation provided. Prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. The winners
shall be solely responsible for any applicable federal, state, provincial, local taxes and/or local laws and
regulations, and the reporting consequences thereof, and for any other fees or costs associated with the
prizes. Grand Prize Winner will receive an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the final actual value of prize and must
submit a validly executed IRS Form W-9 to claim prize.
9. RELEASES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant
agrees: (a) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator, which
shall be final in all respects; and (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator,
Facebook and their respective parent, subsidiary, related, affiliated and successor entities, and their
respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective
successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any and all actions,
claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in the
Sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of a prize.
By accepting a prize, each Winner grants Sponsor, Administrator and their designees a right to use their
name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in programming or
promotional material, in any media now known or hereafter created or conceived, worldwide in perpetuity,
or on a winner’s list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor and/or
Administrator are not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information or materials, but may do so
and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor and/or Administrator’s sole discretion, without
further obligation or compensation.
Winners acknowledge that neither the Released Parties nor their agents have made nor are in any manner
responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law,
relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular
purpose. Any and all warranties and/or guarantees on a prize, if any, are subject to the manufacturer’s
terms therefore and winners agree to look solely to such manufacturers for any such warranty and/or
10. Disputes; Arbitration/Choice Of Law: Except where prohibited, entrants agree that: (a) any and all
disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes
awarded, or the determination of the Winner, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of
class action, and exclusively by arbitration pursuant to the rules of the American Arbitration Association,
then effective; (b) 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 (c)
under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and entrant hereby waives all rights
to claim 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 entrant and/or Released Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall
be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without regard for
conflicts of law.
11. WINNER’S LIST: For the names of winners, you may mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
Dream Big, New Orleans Sweepstakes, 77 West 66th Street, Office 1936, New York, NY 10023. All such
requests must be received by July 23, 2018.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.