Ta Operating – 50th Anniversary Experience – Win One Virgin Experience Gift Card in the amount of $500.00 ARV of each prize is $500.00 Total ARV of all prizes is $25000.00
TA 50th Anniversary Experience Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. TA 50th Anniversary Experience Sweepstakes (the “Promotion”) begins at 9:00:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on November 16, 2022 and ends at 2:59 AM ET on December 15, 2022 (the “Promotion Period”). The Promotion contains a game of chance (“Sweepstakes”). The computer clock of the Sponsor (defined below) is the official time-keeping device in the Promotion.
This promotion uses the Instagram™ and is not endorsed or certified by Instagram or Instagram, Inc. All Instagram™ logos and trademarks displayed on this promotion are property of Instagram, Inc.
This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Twitter, Inc. (“Twitter”). All questions, comments or complaints regarding the Promotion should be directed to the Sponsor at the address listed below and not to Twitter.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Facebook, Inc. (“Facebook”). All questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes should be directed to the Sponsor at the address listed below and not to Facebook.
ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open only to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States (excluding Alaska and Hawaii) and the District of Columbia, who are 18 (except Alabama and Nebraska 19 and 21 in Mississippi) years of age or older as of date of entry,. Employees, officers and directors of TA Operating LLC (“Sponsor”), Realtime Media LLC (“Administrator”) and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, contest, fulfillment and marketing agencies, (collectively, “Promotion Parties”), and the immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and spouse and “step” of each) and household members (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Promotion) of each are not eligible to enter. By participating, you agree to these Official Rules and to the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Void in any state not listed above and where prohibited by law, rule or regulation. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
HOW TO ENTER THE PROMOTION: There are three (3) ways to enter the Promotion:
SWEEPSTAKES DRAWING/ODDS: On or about December 15, 2022 the Administrator will conduct a random drawing from all eligible Sweepstakes Entries received within the Promotion Period and select fifty (50) winners. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: The potential winners will be notified by direct message on/about December 16, 2022. Potential winners will have ten (10) days to respond to winning notification before forfeiting their prize. Potential winner becomes the “Winner” only after verification of eligibility by Sponsor. If such potential winner cannot be contacted within a reasonable time period, if the potential winner is ineligible, if any notification is returned undeliverable, or if the potential winner otherwise fails to fully comply with these Official Rules, he/she will forfeit that prize and an alternate winner will be selected from among all remaining entries for that drawing.
PRIZES/PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Fifty (50) prizes will be awarded during the Promotion. Each Promotion prize consists of:
One (1) Virgin Experience Gift Card in the amount of $500.00
The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each prize is $500.00
The total ARV of all prizes is $25,000.00
PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Limit of one (1) Promotion prize per person/per household. All Promotion prizes will be fulfilled approximately four (4) to six (6) weeks after the Promotion has ended. Prizes will be awarded only upon winner redemption, confirmation, verification and final approval by Sponsor. No substitution, transfer of any prize or cash alternative permitted, except by Sponsor who reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize of equal or greater value, if prize, or portion of prize, becomes unavailable. Promotion Parties are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, damaged, delayed, or undelivered prizes.
PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” WITH NO GUARANTEE. ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED BY THE PROMOTION PARTIES. ALL PRIZE DETAILS ARE AT SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION. ANY COSTS AND EXPENSES ASSOCIATED WITH PRIZE ACCEPTANCE AND USE NOT SPECIFIED HEREIN AS BEING PROVIDED ARE WINNERS’ SOLE RESPONSIBILITY.
GENERAL: Each winner hereby expressly grants to the Promotion Parties and their respective designees all rights to use and publish his/her name, likeness (photographic or simulated), voice, and province of residence for all purposes, including without limitation, advertising, marketing, promotional and publicity purposes in connection with this Promotion (“Advertising”), in any and all media now or hereafter devised, worldwide in perpetuity, without any form of notice or any amount or kind of compensation or permission, except where prohibited by applicable law. All copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights in such Advertising shall be owned by Sponsor and/or its licensors, and each winner hereby disclaims and waives any claim of right to such Advertising. Such Advertising shall be solely under the control of Sponsor and/or its licensors, and each winner hereby waives any claim of control over the Advertising content as well as any possible claims of misuse of such winning recipient’s name, likeness or voice under contract, tort or any other theory of law. The Promotion Parties do not assume any responsibility for any disruption in the Promotion, including but not limited to the failure or interruption of Facebook or any internet service provider. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures and other statements contained in any Promotion materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern, and control. In no event will more prizes be awarded than those listed in Rule #5.All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.All decisions as to these Official Rules and interpretations thereof are exclusively within the sole discretion of the Sponsor and may be changed from time to time without notice.The Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Promotion at any time without notice. A potential winner may be requested to provide the Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning Sweepstakes Entry. If, in Sponsor’s sole determination, a dispute cannot be resolved, the Sweepstakes Entry will be deemed ineligible. Sweepstakes Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified.Sweepstakes Entries that are incomplete, garbled, or corrupted are void and will not be accepted.
CONDUCT: By participating in this Promotion, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Promotion Parties, which shall be final, binding and non-appealable in all respects. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification. The Promotion Parties reserve the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the participation process or the operation of the Promotion, or to be acting in any manner deemed by the Promotion Parties to be in violation of the Official Rules, or to be acting in any manner deemed by the Promotion Parties to be unsportsmanlike or disruptive, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person and void all associated Entries and/or registrations. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER, YOU OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE PROMOTION PARTIES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: The Promotion Parties assume no responsibility or liability for (a) lost, late, stolen, undelivered, inaccurate, incomplete, delayed, misdirected, damaged or garbled registrations, Entries, URLs, or emails; (b) any incorrect or inaccurate Entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (c) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of Entries or registrations at any point in the operation of this Promotion; (d) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, cable, satellites, servers, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Promotion; (e) inaccessibility or unavailability of the Internet or the Web Site or any combination thereof or for computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of Entries, social networking posts, or registrations, the announcement of the prizes, or in any other Promotion-related materials; or (f) any injury or damage to participants or to any other person’s computer which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Promotion. If, for any reason, the Promotion (or any part thereof) is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include, without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, then the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion in whole or in part. If terminated, the Promotion Parties will award the prizes from among all non-suspect, eligible Entries received for the Promotion up to the time of such action.
RELEASES: All participants, as a condition of participation in this Promotion, agree to release, hold harmless and indemnify the Promotion Parties from and against any and all liability, claims, damages, or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, in connection with (i) participation in any aspect of the Promotion, (ii) the receipt, ownership or use of the prize awarded, including any travel associated with any prize, (iii) participant’s registration material on any related website, or (iv) any typographical or other error in these Official Rules.
CHOICE OF LAW AND JURISDICTION: Except where prohibited, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants or winners, Sponsor, and Administrator in connection with this Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Ohio, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of the State of Ohio or any other jurisdiction), which might otherwise cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Ohio. Any action seeking legal or equitable relief arising out of or relating to the Promotion or these Official Rules shall be brought only in the courts of the State of Ohio. You hereby irrevocably consent to the personal jurisdiction of said courts and waive any claim of forum non-convenience or lack of personal jurisdiction they may have.
TAX INFORMATION: All federal, state, local, and other taxes on prizes and any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, are the sole responsibility of the applicable winner.
WINNERS LIST: To receive the list of winners of prizes, send a #10 self-addressed, stamped envelope for receipt by December 31, 2022 to: TA 50th Anniversary Experience Sweepstakes Winners List Request, c/o Realtime Media, 1001 Conshohocken State Road, STE 2–100, West Conshohocken, PA 19428.
COMMENT ON INSTAGRAM: During the Promotion Period, log in to your Instagram account (must be made public), navigate to the TravelCenters of America brand page (https://www.instagram.com/travelcentersofamerica/) and look for the promotional post on/around 9:00AM ET on November 16, 2022. Comment using the promotion hashtags #TA50GivesThanks and #Sweepstakes. By commenting on the post using the promotion hashtags #TA50GivesThanks and #Sweepstakes you will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. All entries must be received by the end of the Promotion Period to be eligible. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. All data collected by Administrator, is limited to confirmation of eligibility.
COMMENT ON TWITTER: During the Promotion Period, log in to your Twitter account (must be made public), navigate to the TravelCenters of America brand page (https://twitter.com/TATravelCenters) and look for the promotional post on/around 9:00AM ET on November 16, 2022. Comment using the promotion hashtags #TA50GivesThanks and #Sweepstakes. By commenting on the post using the promotion hashtags #TA50GivesThanks and #Sweepstakes you will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. All entries must be received by the end of the Promotion Period to be eligible. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. All data collected by Administrator, is limited to confirmation of eligibility.
COMMENT ON FACEBOOK: During the Promotion Period, log in to your Facebook account (must be made public), navigate to the TravelCenters of America brand page (https://www.facebook.com/TravelCentersOfAmerica) and look for the promotional post on/around 9:00AM ET on November 16, 2022. Comment using the promotion hashtags #TA50GivesThanks and #Sweepstakes. By commenting on the post using the promotion hashtags #TA50GivesThanks and #Sweepstakes you will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. All entries must be received by the end of the Promotion Period to be eligible. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. All data collected by Administrator, is limited to confirmation of eligibility.
Limit of one (1) Sweeptakes Entry per person, per social channel, throughout the Promotion Period for a maximum of three (3) Sweepstakes Entries throughout the Promotion Period.
SPONSOR: TA Operating LLC, 24601 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio 44145; https://www.ta-petro.com/, https://www.ta-petro.com/privacy-policy
ADMINISTRATOR: Realtime Media LLC, 1001 Conshohocken State Road, STE 2–100,
West Conshohocken, PA 19428; https://www.rtm.com/; https://privacy.rtm.com/PrivacyPolicy.pdf