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OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

 

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

 

  1.  GENERAL

By entering this CONTEST (the “Contest”) and accepting the terms herein, entrants agree to be bound by the following rules (“Official Rules”), which hold a binding agreement between entrant and Hornblower Cruises & Events (the “Sponsor”) and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and all of their agents, officers, directors, shareholders, employees. These rules apply specifically to this Contest. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with any brands or corporations other than Hornblower Cruises & Events. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to the Sponsor. The Contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.

  1.  ELIGIBILITY

The Contest is only open to all legal US residents (excluding Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and other territories and commonwealths) who are 21 years of age or older by start date for the Contest, as referenced below. Employees of Hornblower Cruises & Events and their immediate families (spouses, parents, children) and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and advertising and promotion agencies, are not eligible to enter.  By entering this Contest, entrant agrees to hold harmless Sponsor from any injury, loss, death, damage, action, claim or other liability that may occur from entrant’s participation in this Contest or acceptance of any prize awarded.

  1.  SPONSOR

The Contest is sponsored by Hornblower Cruises and Events LLC, located at Pier 3, The Embarcadero, San Francisco, California 94111.

  1.  AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES

Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.

  1.  CONTEST PERIOD

The Contest will have a beginning time that starts when the details of the contest is made public on the web or social media platforms, and specific end time, as defined below. All entries (submissions) must be received on or before the conclusion of the Contest Term. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the Contest at their sole discretion.

Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Contest using the entry methods described below.

  1.  HOW TO ENTER

Please see entry instructions posted at local event.

Limit one (1) entry per person, per email address, and per household for the duration of the Contest Period, regardless of method of entry. Entries received from any person, e-mail address, or household in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

  1.  INFORMATION COLLECTION

Hornblower Cruises & Events will not transfer information of entrants to any third party.  Contest is not open to minors under the age of 18 without expressed written consent of a parent or legal guardians.

  1.  DETERMINATION OF WINNERS

Winners will be chosen by random drawing by the third-party vendor and/or Sponsor from all eligible entries at the end of the Contest Period. The random selection process run by the Sponsor is final. The winners will be announced at the close of the Contest. Announcement and instructions for prize will be sent to the e-mail address supplied on the potential prize winner’s entry or VIA SOCIAL MEDIA DM. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her e-mail and/or social media account for prize notification and receipt or other communications related to this Contest. If a potential prize winner cannot be reached by the Contest administrator (or Sponsor) within five (5) days, using the contact information provided, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable, that potential prize winner shall forfeit the prize, and the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining non-winning, eligible entries. Upon the request of the Sponsor, the potential winner may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Prize Acceptance Form and IRS W-9 form. If a potential winner fails to comply with these official rules, that potential winner will be disqualified. Prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received. Actual odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

  1.  PRIZES

All awards and prizes will be posted below per the specific Contest. All other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the respective prize winner.

Please see prizes posted at local event.

  1. GENERAL CONDITIONS

In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Contest is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. The 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 Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorney’s fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

  1.  RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Contest, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d) application downloads, (e) any other errors or problems in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Contest, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the event and/or the flyover, if applicable, the incorrect downloading of the application, the processing of entries application downloads or in any Contest-related materials; or (f) injury, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Contest or acceptance, receipt or misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Contest, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorney’s fees. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.

  1.  DISPUTES

Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in California. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than California.

  1.  PRIVACY INFORMATION

Privacy Information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy. By entering this contest, you give Hornblower Cruises and Events LLC the full rights to all media surrounding the submission- including the ability to reuse your video in our marketing materials. This contest is in no way sponsored, administered, or affiliated with Facebook, Instagram, You Tube, Twitter, or any other platform.

  1.  PUBLICITY

Participation in the Contest constitutes each entrant’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of Entrant’s name, likeness, photography, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

  1.  MISCELLANEOUS

Headings are provided for reference purposes only and will not be given any substantive effect. The failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any part of these Official Rules is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, that part will be enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remainder of these Official Rules will remain fully in force.

 

 

 

 

 

Official CONTEST RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

  1.  GENERAL

By entering this CONTEST (the “Contest”) and accepting the terms herein, entrants agree to be bound by the following rules (“Official Rules”), which hold a binding agreement between entrant and Hornblower Cruises & Events (the “Sponsor”) and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and all of their agents, officers, directors, shareholders, employees. These rules apply specifically to this Contest. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with any brands or corporations other than Hornblower Cruises & Events. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to the Sponsor. The Contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.

  1.  ELIGIBILITY

The Contest is only open to all legal US residents (excluding Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and other territories and commonwealths) who are 21 years of age or older by start date for the Contest, as referenced below. Employees of Hornblower Cruises & Events and their immediate families (spouses, parents, children) and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and advertising and promotion agencies, are not eligible to enter.  By entering this Contest, entrant agrees to hold harmless Sponsor from any injury, loss, death, damage, action, claim or other liability that may occur from entrant’s participation in this Contest or acceptance of any prize awarded.

  1.  SPONSOR

The Contest is sponsored by Hornblower Cruises and Events LLC, located at Pier 3, The Embarcadero, San Francisco, California 94111.

Any questions regarding this Contest should be directed to:

[email protected] or (949) 650-2412.

  1.  AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES

Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.

  1.  CONTEST PERIOD

The Contest will have a beginning time that starts when the details of the contest is made public on the web, and specific end time, as defined below. All entries (submissions) must be received on or before the conclusion of the Contest Term. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the Contest at their sole discretion.

Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Contest using the entry methods described below.

  1.  HOW TO ENTER

Entry will be available via Hornblower’s survey – all site visitors who take the survey will be automatically entered to win 4 Hornblower Cruises & Events Yacht Rock Cocktail Cruise tickets. Limit one (1) entry per person, per email address, and per household for the duration of the Contest Period. Entries received from any person, e-mail address, or household in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

  1.  INFORMATION COLLECTION

Hornblower Cruises & Events will not transfer information of entrants to any third party.  Contest is not open to minors under the age of 18 without expressed written consent of a parent or legal guardians.

  1.  DETERMINATION OF WINNERS

Winners will be chosen by random drawing by the third party vendor and/or Sponsor from all eligible entries at the end of the Contest Period. The random selection process run by the Sponsor is final. The winners will be announced at the end of the cruise or contacted the following week of the cruise. Instructions for prize will be sent to the e-mail address supplied on the potential prize winner’s. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her e-mail for prize notification and receipt or other communications related to this Contest. If a potential prize winner cannot be reached by the Contest administrator (or Sponsor) within five (5) days, using the contact information provided, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable, that potential prize winner shall forfeit the prize, and the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining non-winning, eligible entries. Upon the request of the Sponsor, the potential winner may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Prize Acceptance Form and IRS W-9 form. If a potential winner fails to comply with these official rules, that potential winner will be disqualified. Prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received. Actual odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

  1.  PRIZES

1 Prize:  Four (4) Hornblower Cruises & Events Yacht Rock Cocktail Cruise Tickets.  (Expires 11/30/2019)

All other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the respective prize winner.

  1.  GENERAL CONDITIONS

In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Contest is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. The 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 Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorney’s fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

  1.  RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Contest, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d) application downloads, (e) any other errors or problems in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Contest, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the event and/or the flyover, if applicable, the incorrect downloading of the application, the processing of entries application downloads or in any Contest-related materials; or (f) injury, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Contest or acceptance, receipt or misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Contest, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorney’s fees. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.

  1.  DISPUTES

Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in California. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than California.

  1.  PRIVACY INFORMATION

Privacy Information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy. By entering this contest, you give Hornblower Cruises and Events LLC the full rights to all media surrounding the submission- including the ability to reuse your video in our marketing materials. This contest is in no way sponsored, administered, or affiliated with Facebook, Instagram, You Tube, Twitter, or any other platform.

  1.  PUBLICITY

Participation in the Contest constitutes each entrant’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of Entrant’s name, likeness, photography, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

  1.  MISCELLANEOUS

Headings are provided for reference purposes only and will not be given any substantive effect. The failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any part of these Official Rules is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, that part will be enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remainder of these Official Rules will remain fully in force.