The Knot – Dream Registry – Win one (1) $1000 Williams Sonoma gift card
Dream Registry Sweepstakes
No purchase required to enter or win. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.
The Dream Registry Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored and administered by The Knot Worldwide Inc.,
2 Wisconsin Circle, 3 rd
Floor, Chevy Chase, MD 20815 (“Sponsor” or “Administrator”).
1. ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the continental United States who are 18 years of
age or older as of the Entry Period (defined below) (“Participant”). Employees of Sponsor, Administrator, their
respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate family members and/or
those living in the same household of each are not eligible. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted
by law. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.
2. AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES: Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes the Participant’s full and
unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and
Administrator, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth
3. ENTRY PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00am ET on July 15, 2020 and ends at 11:59pm ET on
August 15, 2020 (the “Entry Period”). Entries that are submitted before or after the Entry Period will be disqualified.
Administrator’s computer will be the official timekeeping device for this Sweepstakes. Administrator reserves the right
to end Sweepstakes at any time, including prior to the expiration of the Entry Period.
4. HOW TO ENTER: Participants must go to the URL
https://www.theknot.com/partnerships/dream-registry-sweepstakes and complete the instructions found
there for the Sweepstakes (“Entry”).
One Entry per person. There will be no credit for multiple, bot, automated, or spam Entries, each as determined by
Sponsor or Administrator in its sole discretion. Sponsor and Administrator are not responsible for lost, late,
incomplete, invalid, illegible, or misdirected Entries, which will be disqualified, or for any error, whether human,
technical, or otherwise. Sponsor and Administrator each reserve the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any
Participant found to be tampering with the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official
Rules. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a Participant, the authorized account holder of the email address
used to submit the Entry will be deemed to be the Participant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person
who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization
responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
By entering the Sweepstakes, you represent and warrant that you are the owner or licensee of any and all materials
and information, including photos, videos, and personal information, submitted by you to the Sweepstakes and you
automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Sponsor and Administrator an
irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, fully-paid-up, royalty-free, worldwide license (with the right to
sublicense at multiple levels) to use, copy, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, translate, excerpt (in whole or
in part), transfer, distribute any such materials for any purpose and in any format on or in connection with
www.theknot.com or its affiliated or partner sites, the Administrator’s or Sponsor’s respective businesses, or the
promotion thereof, prepare derivative works, incorporate into other works, and/or grant and authorize sublicenses of
the foregoing. Submissions must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of the Sponsor and/or Administrator,
contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content, and
Submissions must not infringe any intellectual property rights of third parties. You furthermore represent and warrant
that all persons and entities connected with the materials and information submitted in connection with the
Sweepstakes, and all other persons and entities whose names, voices, photographs, likenesses, works, services and
materials have been used in such materials/information or its/their exploitation, have authorized the use of their
names, voices, photographs, likenesses, performances, and biographical data in connection with the advertising,
promotion, trade and other exploitation of the materials and information and the rights granted herein.
5. JUDGING: On or about August 21, 2020 (“Drawing Date”) one (1) Participant from all eligible Entries received
during the Entry Period shall be selected at random by Administrator (“Winner”).
6. PRIZE EXPLANATION: The Winner shall receive one (1) $1,000 Williams Sonoma gift card, one (1) $1,000
Wayfair gift card, and one (1) $1,000 Crate and Barrel shop card worth $3,000.00 (“Prize”) . The total value of this
Prize will not exceed $3,000.00. No transfer, cash equivalent, or Prize substitution allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole
discretion. Certain terms and restrictions apply to the giftcards. See gift cards for terms and conditions. Any and all
Prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole
responsibility of the Winner.
7. PRIZE NOTIFICATION AND FULFILLMENT: Each potential Winner may be contacted by Sponsor or
Administrator on or about the Drawing Date and may be asked for further explanation based on their initial answers
submitted online. Each potential Winner will be required to respond to such a message and execute and return an
Affirmation of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (where required and/or permitted) within seventy-two (72)
hours of notification attempt. In the event a potential Winner is determined to be ineligible in accordance with these
Official Rules (including by failure to respond to any notification attempt within the specified time), such Prize may be
forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate Winner in a drawing from among all remaining Entries received. Each
Winner may be required to supply Sponsor or Administrator with his/her social security number for tax purposes.
Subject to the foregoing requirements, the Prize will be sent to Winner via mail and email and Sponsor may contact
Winner if more information is needed.
8. CONSENT AGREEMENT: By entering this Sweepstakes, Participant: (1) agrees to be bound by these Official
Rules; (2) consents to the use of his/her name, voice, picture, and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes
in any medium throughout the world in perpetuity without additional compensation unless prohibited by law and
(3) agrees that Sponsor and Administrator may send Participant information, promotions, or special offers that
Sponsor and/or Administrator determines may be of interest to Participant but from which Participant may opt out of
9. INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By entering, each Participant agrees to defend, indemnify
and otherwise hold Sponsor, Administrator, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, the
agents, officers, directors, and/or employees (collectively, the “Released Parties”) harmless from and against any and
all liability of any nature whatsoever arising out of or relating to (a) unauthorized human intervention in the
Sweepstakes by or directed by Participant; (b) breaches of or inaccuracies in any representations or warranties of, or
license grants by, Participant or any other terms and conditions contained herein; and/or (c) injury, death, or damage
to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Participant’s participation
in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of any prize, including any such claim by the Released Parties’ employees or
agents or any third parties.
By entering this Sweepstakes, each Participant (1) agrees to release Sponsor, Administrator, and each of the
Released Parties from any and all liability for any loss, harm, damages, costs, and/or expenses, including without
limitation property damages, personal injury and/or death, arising out of participating in this Sweepstakes or the
acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize, (2) waives any and all claims against Sponsor, Administrator,
and each of the Released Parties based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy, or any other intellectual
property or privacy right, and (3) acknowledges that neither the Sponsor nor Administrator have made or are
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.
Neither Sponsor nor Administrator shall be liable for any damages whatsoever related to or arising from (a) any
technical errors that may prevent any Participant from participating in any way; (b) unauthorized human intervention
in the Sweepstakes; and/or (c) errors in the administration of the Sweepstakes.
Participant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential,
direct, or indirect damages. Participant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties’ aggregate
liability for all claims will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, and in no event shall
the Released Parties be liable for attorneys’ fees.
10. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited by law, each Participant agrees that any and all disputes, claims, and
causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved
individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of
Maryland. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these
Official Rules, Participant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor and Administrator in
connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of
Maryland without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of Maryland or any other
jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Maryland.
11. GENERAL CONDITIONS: In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Sweepstakes is
impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, or other technical problem, the Sponsor
or Administrator may, in its sole discretion and at any time, (a) suspend the Sweepstakes to address the impairment
and then, at Sponsor’s or Administrator’s sole discretion, resume the Sweepstakes in a manner that best conforms to
the spirit of these Official Rules (b) award the prize from among the eligible Entries received up to the time of the
impairment and/or c) terminate the Sweepstakes. Any attempt by any person to undermine the legitimate operation
of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, each of the
Sponsor and Administrator reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted
by law. Failure or delay by the Sponsor or Administrator to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not
constitute a waiver of that provision.
Questions or comments regarding the Sweepstakes can be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.