Six Flags – Defy Gravity – Win winner’s residence to an airport in or around New York City New York and/or Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson New Jersey

Official Rules
1. ELIGIBILITY. The Defy Gravity Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to individuals
who, as of the entry date, are (a) legal residents of the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States or the
District of Columbia (the “Sweepstakes Territory”) and (b) at least fourteen (14) years old. Eligible minors
must obtain their parents or legal guardian’s permission prior to participating. The Sweepstakes is void
outside of the Sweepstakes Territory and where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees, officers,
directors and managers of Six Flags Theme Parks Inc. (“Sponsor”) and WICKED LLC, and each of their
respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, advertising and promotional agencies (collectively,
“Sweepstakes Entities”), and the immediate families (defined as spouses and biological, adoptive or step-
parents, legal guardians, children, siblings, or grandparents, their respective spouses and any dependent
under applicable income tax law) or members of the same household (those who share the same residence,
whether related or not) of each are not eligible to enter. The Sweepstakes, and any website pages and
advertisements relating thereto, is intended for viewing only within the Sweepstakes Territory, and entrants
must be present in the Sweepstakes Territory at the time they enter.
2. ENTRY PERIOD. The Sweepstakes entry period begins at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on
June 13, 2019 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on July 25, 2019 (“Entry Period”). Sponsor’s computer shall be
the official time keeper for purposes of the Sweepstakes.
3. HOW TO ENTER. To enter the Sweepstakes, during the Entry Period, go to and follow the links and instructions for online entry. Completely fill out the
online entry form and submit it in accordance with the on-screen instructions to receive one (1) entry. All
online entries must be received by Sponsor during the Entry Period. In the event of a dispute as to the
identity of an online entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed
to be the entrant. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned to an email address by an Internet service
provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the
domain associated with the submitted email address. All entries will be deemed to have been made by the
authorized account holder of the submitted email address. Submitting mass entries or entries generated by
a script, macro or use of automated devices is prohibited and will result in disqualification.
LIMIT: One (1) entry per person using only one (1) email address per day. You may only use one (1) email
address to enter the Sweepstakes. All entries must be received during the Entry Period. Proof of online
submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt of entry by Sponsor. Entries received from any person
or email address in excess of the above stated daily limitation, and any attempted form of participation in
the Sweepstakes other than as described herein is void. All entries become the exclusive property of
Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
4. AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES AND DECISIONS. By entering the Sweepstakes, each
entrant (and each minor entrant’s parent or legal guardian on behalf of himself/herself and on the minor’s
behalf) irrevocably, fully and unconditionally agrees to be bound by and accepts these Official Rules and
the decisions of Sponsor (including, without limitation, decisions regarding eligibility of entries and
entrants, the selection of winner, and the awarding of prize), which are final and binding in all respects.
a. On or about July 26, 2019, a potential winner will be randomly selected from among all
eligible entries received during the Entry Period. Drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, whose decisions
will be final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible
entries received by Sponsor in this Sweepstakes.
b. An entrant selected as a potential winner must comply with all terms and conditions of
these Official Rules, and winning and prize redemption is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements
including, without limitation, ability to use the prize on the dates specified herein. Non-compliance with
any of the foregoing or any other term or condition of the Sweepstakes may result in disqualification and
forfeiture of prize. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given. A potential winner will be
notified by phone and/or email at the contact information provided in the potential winner’s entry form. A
potential winner (and if applicable, the selected entrant’s parent or legal guardian) will be required to
execute and return to Sponsor an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and, except where prohibited
by law, a Publicity Release (an “Affidavit/Release”) in the form(s) provided by Sponsor in order to claim
his/her prize. Such Affidavit/Release (and any other materials required by Sponsor) must be returned to
Sponsor by the date and/or time indicated within such documents. If a potential winner cannot be contacted
within five business days of the first attempt to contact him/her, or if a potential winner (and if applicable,
the potential winner’s parent or legal guardian) fails to return the Affidavit/Release (and any other materials
required by Sponsor) within the specified time, or if any prize or prize notification is returned as
undeliverable, or if the potential winner is found to be ineligible, or if a potential winner (and, if applicable,
the potential winner’s parent or legal guardian) does not comply with the Official Rules, then such potential
winner may be disqualified and forfeit the prize and an alternate winner may be selected by Sponsor in
his/her place at random from among all eligible non-winning entries received by Sponsor in the
Sweepstakes; however, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may adjust the above timing and delivery
requirements to accommodate Sponsor’s Sweepstakes schedule, and due to such schedule and timing,
Sponsor may, with respect to certain prizes that are date sensitive, be unable to award the applicable prize.
Sponsor is not responsible for the failure of a potential winner to receive any documents or notices for any
reason, or for the inability of such potential winner to return any documents for any reason.
a. Subject to the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, the following prize shall be
awarded to one (1) winner in this Sweepstakes: (A) round trip coach airfare for winner and up to three (3)
guests (guest restrictions set forth below) from the major airport closest to prize winner’s residence to an
airport in or around New York City, New York and/or Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey.
In the event of any dispute, airport shall be as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Airport, carrier,
seating and travel dates and times are determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the
right to substitute ground transportation if prize winner resides within 150 miles of Gershwin
Theater in New York, NY) (ARV $2,800.00); (B) hotel accommodation in a single room with quad
occupancy for one (1) night at a hotel within proximity to Gershwin Theatre in New York City, NY as
determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion (ARV $400.00); (C) four (4) general admissions tickets to the
Broadway show Wicked at Gershwin Theater in New York City, NY (ARV $560.00); (D) four (4) 2019
single day admission tickets to Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ (ARV $332.00); (E) one (1) single
day parking pass for Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ (ARV $25.00); (F) hotel accommodation in
a single room with quad occupancy for one (1) night at a hotel within proximity to Six Flags Great
Adventure in Jackson, NJ, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion (ARV $150.00); and (G) five
hundred dollars in spending money (ARV $500.00). All ticket requests must be made a minimum of one
week in advance of expected travel dates. Tickets are subject to availability and blackout dates may
apply. Please visit for the current schedule.
Guest/Travel Restrictions: A minimum of one (1) individual of the participants must be twenty-one
(21) years of age; if prize winner is under twenty-one (21) years of age, the minor winner must be
accompanied by the parent or legal guardian of the minor winner, who shall count as one (1) guest of minor
winner for purposes of the Prize. Winner and travel companions must travel on the same itinerary and on
dates and at times specified by Sponsor. Winner and guests are responsible for obtaining proper
documentation (e.g., valid photo ID) prior to travel. Travel must be booked through Sponsor at least four
(4) weeks prior to anticipated departure date and cannot be changed, modified or rescheduled once booked
except by Sponsor in its sole discretion. All reservations are subject to availability and black-out dates.
Prize will be awarded if properly claimed.
The total ARV of all prizes in the Sweepstakes is Four Thousand Seven Hundred and Sixty Seven
Dollars ($4,767.00). The actual ARV of the prize depends on location of winner’s residence, and fares
and rates at the time of booking; if actual ARV is less than the stated ARV in these Official Rules,
the difference will not be awarded in cash. All prize items in this sweepstakes must be utilized before
close of 2019 operating season. Operating schedules vary by park. Please visit for
2019 operating schedules. Should winner choose to not redeem any portion of the prize, the difference
will not be awarded in cash.
b. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute portions of the prize award with items of equal or
greater value in the event of unavailability or other factors as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
Winner is solely responsible for any and all costs, fees, taxes and expenses associated with prize award,
receipt and use not expressly specified herein as part of the prize, including, without limitation, additional
transportation costs, airline change fees, baggage charges, additional lodging, all ground transportation,
meals, gratuities, insurance, surcharges and other costs and expenses incurred by the winner and winner’s
guests in accepting and using the prize, and all federal, state and local taxes on the prize. Ground
transportation during winner’s trip (e.g., to/from New York City/Jackson, NJ/airport/hotel) is not included
in the prize and will not be coordinated by Sponsor. Winner will be issued a United States Internal Revenue
Service 1099 tax form for the ARV of the prize.
c. All prizes in the Sweepstakes are nontransferable, nonassignable, nonnegotiable, and not
redeemable for cash or credit. All prizes must be accepted as awarded. Prizes are awarded “AS IS” with
no warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, made by Sponsor or for
which Sponsor shall be liable, including, without limitation, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
cash or other substitution may be made, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right (but has no obligation)
to substitute a prize (or a component thereof) with another prize (or component thereof, including cash) of
equal or greater value if a prize is not available for any reason as determined by Sponsor in its sole
discretion. Potential winner are subject to verification prior to the awarding of the prizes, as are the
eligibility, age and other claims of/information provided by a potential winner. Sponsor reserves the right
to conduct a background check on the potential prize winner, and Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify
any individual based on such background check if Sponsor determines in its sole discretion that awarding
the prize to any such individual might reflect negatively on Sponsor and/or any of the Sweepstakes Entities.
Potential winners will cooperate with Sponsor and its representatives in connection with any and all
verification and background check activities, as applicable, including, without limitation, by signing and
delivering background check authorizations in the form(s) provided by Sponsor. Unused components of a
prize shall be forfeited and have no redeemable cash value. Prizes may be subject to additional
restrictions/conditions, which may be stated in the Affidavit/Release and/or prize documents.
d. Prize winner’s guests must execute and deliver to Sponsor an Affidavit/Release in the
documents provided by Sponsor as a condition to book travel and use of any component of the prize; if any
guest is a minor in his/her state of residency, the minor’s parent or legal guardian must verify and confirm
his or her agreement to the Affidavit/Release in the documents provided by Sponsor on the parent’s or legal
guardian’s behalf and on the minor’s behalf in order to book travel and for the minor to attend and
7. GENERAL CONDITIONS. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate, modify
or suspend the Sweepstakes if, in Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic
or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if viruses, bugs, unauthorized
intervention, fraud, technical difficulties or failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control
corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In
such event, Sponsor reserves the right (but does not have the obligation) in its sole discretion to award
prizes at random from among eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of suspected impairment.
Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the
entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in
an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any website
or undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and,
should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any
such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official
Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision or any other provision of these Official Rules.
8. RELEASE. By participating, each participant (and each minor participant’s parents and legal
guardians on behalf of themselves and on behalf of the minor participant) forever and irrevocably releases,
indemnifies and holds harmless Sponsor and the Sweepstakes Entities (collectively, the “Releasees”), from
and against all claims, losses, damages, liabilities, costs or expenses, arising in whole or in part, directly or
indirectly, from participant’s participation and/or entry in the Sweepstakes, or related activities, and/or
participant’s award, redemption, receipt or use of any prize awarded in the Sweepstakes or related activities.
The foregoing release includes, without limitation, any and all liability, bodily injury, death, loss or damage
to participant or any third party arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from any prize or the use
of any prize, the award, acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, and entry and participation in
the Sweepstakes, any Sweepstakes activities or any prize activities. Each participant further COVENANTS
NOT TO SUE any of the Releasees with respect to any matter addressed by the foregoing release, or
encourage or assist any third party in doing so. This is a complete RELEASE and DISCHARGE of all
claims and rights of each participant against the Releasees and no action will be taken by or on behalf of an
participant with respect to any such claims and rights, it being understood that these Official Rules,
including this Section 8, shall be binding upon each participant, and his/her successors, assignees,
subrogors, insurers, heirs, next of kin, executors, representatives, and legal and personal representatives.
9. PUBLICITY. Except where prohibited by law, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes
winner’s consent to Sponsor’s (and its designees’, successors’ and assigns’) use of winner’s name,
biography, likeness, voice, photographs, video, opinions, statements, hometown, state and country for
promotional purposes in any manner or media (including, without limitation, online), worldwide, in
perpetuity, and without further payment, consideration, notice, review or consent.
10. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY. Sponsor is not responsible for: (a) incorrect or inaccurate
transcription of entry information or late, lost, stolen, unintelligible, illegible, damaged, mutilated, altered,
incomplete, misdirected entries or entries received through impermissible or illegitimate channels, all of
which will be disqualified; (b) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning
of any telephone, computer online systems, computer equipment, website, server provider, network,
hardware or software; (c) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any website or service; (d) unauthorized
intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (e) printing, typographical, electronic or
human errors which may occur in the offer or administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries;
or (f) any injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to entrant’s computer, which
may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes,
or from viewing, playing or downloading any material from Sponsor’s website(s), regardless of whether
the material was prepared by Sponsor or a third party, and regardless of whether the material is connected
to Sponsor’s website(s) by a hypertext link.
11. DISPUTES. Entrant (and each minor entrant’s parent or legal guardian on behalf of the minor
entrant and on behalf of such parent or legal guardian) agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and
causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded shall be resolved
individually, without resort to any form of class action; (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. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR
ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity,
interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant or Sponsor
in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of
the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules of provisions
(whether of the State of New York, the United States, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the
application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.
12. OFFICIAL RULES. These Official Rules are available at the Sweepstakes’ section of Sponsor’s
website at, or by sending a self-addressed postage-stamped envelope to “Defy
Gravity Sweepstakes – Rules Request,” Six Flags Theme Parks Inc., 924 Avenue J East, Grand Prairie, TX
75050. Vermont residents may omit return postage.
13. WINNER’S NAME. Beginning on or about October 31, 2019, you can obtain the name, city and
state of the winners by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to “Defy Gravity Sweepstakes –
Winner’s Names Request,” Six Flags Theme Parks Inc., 924 Avenue J East, Grand Prairie, TX 75050.
Requests received after December 31, 2019 will not be honored.
14. SPONSOR. The sole sponsor of the Sweepstakes and the address at which the Sponsor may be
contacted is: Six Flags Theme Parks Inc., 924 Avenue J East, Grand Prairie, TX 75050.
SIX FLAGS and all related indicia are trademarks of Six Flags Theme Parks Inc. , TM and 2019.