Sesame Street Live! Grincredible Getaway Sweepstakes
SmileDirectClub and Sesame Street Live! invite you to enter now for the chance to win a Grincredible Getaway to New York City for 4 people including round-trip airfare, hotel accommodations, transportation voucher, meet & greet experience + premium tickets, and Sesame Street Live! and SmileDirectClub merchandise bags. See Official Rules below for full details.
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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: SmileDirectClub’s “Sesame Street Live! Grincredible Getaway” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on November 25, 2019 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on January 15, 2020 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including the District of Columbia) who are at least eighteen (18) years of age or older, or, in the case of legal residents of certain states where the legal age of majority is greater than eighteen (18), such legal age of majority, at the time of entry (each, an “Entrant”). Officers, directors, managers and employees of Feld Entertainment, Inc. (the “Sponsor”), SmileDirectClub, LLC (“SmileDirectClub”), and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, and related companies, advertising and promotion agencies, consultants and agents, as well the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such person, and any others engaged in the development, production, execution or distribution of this Sweepstakes, including National Sweepstakes Company, LLC (the “Independent Administrator”) (collectively, referred to herein as the “Sweepstakes Entities”) are not eligible to participate. Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void outside of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, and where restricted or prohibited by law. By entering, Entrants unconditionally accept and agree to comply with, and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the Independent Administrator, which shall be binding in all respects.
TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, visit https://www.sesamestreetlive.com/grincredible-sweeps (the “Website”) and complete the online entry form (the “Entry Form”) in its entirety by submitting your full name (including your first and last name), physical address, city, state, zip code, phone number and email address. Upon clicking the “Enter” button, Entrants will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.
There is a limit of one (1) entry per Entrant for the entire Sweepstakes Period.
The use of any agencies or automated software to submit entries will void all entries submitted by that Entrant. Any attempt by an Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different identities, and/or any other methods will void that Entrant’s entry and that Entrant may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an entry the entry will be deemed submitted by the person in whose name the email address account (provided at time of entry) is registered (“Authorized Account Holder”). The Authorized Account Holder is the natural person who is assigned to the email address account. Potential Grand Prize Winner (as defined in the “PRIZE” section in these Official Rules) may be required to show proof of being the Authorized Account Holder. No mechanically or programmatically reproduced entries are permitted. Sponsor will not confirm receipt of entries for Entrants. All entries submitted become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
RANDOM DRAW & ODDS OF WINNING: On or about January 17, 2020, one (1) grand prize winner (as defined in the “PRIZE” section in these Official Rules) will be selected from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period in a random drawing conducted under the supervision of the Independent Administrator, whose decisions are based on their sole discretion and interpretation of these Official Rules, and are final and binding in all respects. Odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
PRIZE: One (1) grand prize winner (“Grand Prize Winner”) will receive the following “Grand Prize”: one (1) trip to New York City, NY for Grand Prize Winner and three (3) guests, including (a) round-trip coach-class air transportation to/from the major airport nearest to Grand Prize Winner’s legal residence and a major airport in New York City, NY from February 14, 2020 to February 16, 2020; (b) two (2) nights hotel accommodations (double occupancy/standard rooms, room and tax only) at a hotel to be determined by the Sponsor, in Sponsor’s sole discretion; (c) one (1) Four Hundred Dollar ($400) gift card to be used towards ground transportation; (d) four (4) Premium Tickets to the 5:30pm performance of Sesame Street Live! Let's Party! on February 15, 2020 at the hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, NY; (e) a Meet & Greet for four (4) people on February 15, 2020 prior to the Event; and (f) SmileDirectClub and Sesame Street Live! merchandise for Grand Prize Winner and three (3) guests. Total Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize is Four Thousand Eight Hundred and Ninety-Two Dollars ($4,892).
GRAND PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Trip, travel, and lodging elements selected by Sponsor may be subject to change due to impracticability or unavailability, or for any other reason as determined necessary by Sponsor or its designee. Sponsor will select the dates of travel and if the Grand Prize Winner is unable to travel during those dates, the Grand Prize will be forfeited by the Grand Prize Winner. Gift cards, tickets, and certificates if any, are subject to the terms and conditions of issuer and will not be replaced by Sponsor if lost, stolen, misplaced, damaged or destroyed. Trip ARV may vary, depending on the point, date and time of departure. Grand Prize must be accepted as a whole, or will be forfeited in its entirety. If the Grand Prize Winner and guests cannot travel together on the same itinerary, on the dates specified by the Sponsor, Grand Prize will be forfeited in its entirety. All travel arrangements must be made through a travel agent or entity selected by Sponsor. All guests must sign a Travel Companion Liability/Publicity Release form prior to issuance of any travel documents. Grand Prize Winner will be responsible for all meals, transportation (other than described above), excursions, tips or gratuities, fuel, parking, beverages, telephone calls, overages, baggage fees, extras and any other incidental costs or expenses not specifically stated herein as being included. Specific air carrier(s) and other trip specifics are selected at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. All travel is subject to availability; blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. Travel must originate and end at the same major gateway airport. Grand Prize Winner and guests will be required to obtain any travel related documents and maintain all insurance (including health, liability and any other insurance). Grand Prize Winner acknowledges and agrees that the Sweepstakes Entities are not providers/carriers of transportation, or insurance providers. No changes will be made to travel details once any element(s) of the travel arrangements have been booked. No frequent flier miles will be earned on any element of prize travel. Grand Prize conditions may be added or modified by Sponsor or its designee. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for any changes of any element of the Grand Prize, nor are they liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight/event changes, cancellation or delays. Travel is subject to capacity controls, availability, and certain other restrictions, all of which are subject to change. Any unclaimed and/or unused element of the Grand Prize, or any element thereof, will remain the property of Sponsor or its designee. The trip/prize restrictions/conditions stated herein are not all-inclusive and the described above may be subject to additional restrictions/conditions, which may be stated in the Required Documents (as defined in the “PRIZE CLAIM/NOTIFICATION” section of these Official Rules), and/or other travel or release documents. A Grand Prize Winner later found ineligible or non-compliant will be immediately required to return and forfeit any prize awarded. In the event Grand Prize Winner and/or guests engage in behavior that, as determined by Sponsor (or its designee) in their absolute discretion, is obnoxious or threatening, dangerous, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, or may cause harm, property damage or any other loss, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the trip early, in whole or in part, and to send the Grand Prize Winner (and guests) home with no further compensation. Any difference between ARV and actual value will not be awarded as cash or otherwise. Products, tickets, photographs / recordings and any other element received as a prize may not be resold, auctioned, bartered, or placed into any other unauthorized channels of distribution. Any prize pictured in advertising or promotional materials is for illustrative purposes only and may not be the actual prize awarded. Except for any standard manufacturer’s warranty PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THEIR QUALITY OR CONDITION AND SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, SUITABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
No substitution or cash alternative will be provided for the Grand Prize. Sponsor will not replace a lost, mutilated or stolen prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize with a prize of comparable or greater value if the Grand Prize should become unavailable for any reason. Grand Prize is not transferable prior to award. Grand Prize consists only of the items specifically listed as part of the Grand Prize description. No more than the one (1) Grand Prize set forth in these Official Rules will be awarded.
PRIZE CLAIM/NOTIFICATION: The potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified by the Independent Administrator within three (3) business days of the random drawing (the “Notification”). Notifications will be sent via email or any other contact source provided at the time of entry. Upon Notification, except where prohibited by law, potential Grand Prize Winner must sign and return to Independent Administrator within three (3) business days of receipt, an Affidavit of Eligibility & Liability/Publicity Release (the “Release”) and an IRS Form W-9 in order to claim his/her Grand Prize (collectively, the “Required Documents”). Potential Grand Prize Winner’s guests must sign a Travel Companion Liability/Publicity Release form. In the event the guest does not complete the Travel Companion Liability/Publicity Release form within the time frame indicated, the guest will not be able to travel with the Grand Prize Winner. If the potential Grand Prize Winner cannot be reached via the Notification methods or does not respond to the Notification methods within three (3) business days of receipt, or fails to return the Required Documents within three (3) business days of receipt, he/she will forfeit his/her right to the Grand Prize and be disqualified without compensation of any kind, and another potential Grand Prize Winner may be selected at random from among the remaining non-winning eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor will not be required to select more than two (2) alternate potential Grand Prize Winners. If Sponsor is unable to verify and receive all applicable documents from a potential Grand Prize Winner after selecting and attempting to verify two (2) alternates, no Grand Prize will be awarded. Potential Grand Prize Winner will be awarded the Grand Prize upon verification of the eligibility requirements and compliance with these Official Rules. At the end of the tax year for which the Grand Prize is redeemed, Grand Prize Winner will be issued a Form 1099 equivalent to the retail value of the Grand Prize, for income verification and tax purposes. Grand Prize Winner must report income to the IRS. In the event it is deemed during the verification process that a potential Grand Prize Winner does not have a unique, personal and valid social security number for Sponsor to report the tax liability associated with acceptance of the Grand Prize, such potential Grand Prize Winner will be disqualified and another Grand Prize Winner may be selected from among the remaining non-winning eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Valid social security numbers will be determined by IRS requirements. If it is determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, that a potential Grand Prize Winner is not eligible in accordance with these Official Rules, such potential Grand Prize Winner forfeits his/her right to the Grand Prize and an alternate may be selected from among the remaining non-winning eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. In the event that a potential Grand Prize Winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor and Independent Administrator shall have no liability or obligation to such individual.
The Grand Prize Winner consents (and agrees to sign any additional documents required by Sponsor to formalize, effect or perfect such consent, except where prohibited by law) to Sponsor’s use of his/her name, likeness (photograph and/or video), biographical information, and voices in advertising/publicity/trade without compensation, notice or approval; and, Grand Prize Winner disclaims any ownership rights of such advertising/publicity/trade material.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Neither Sponsor nor any Sweepstakes Entity is responsible for any entry that is lost, late, misdirected or undeliverable, whether due to system errors, omissions, interruption, deletions, defects, delay in operations or transmissions, theft or destruction or failures, faulty transmissions or other telecommunications malfunctions, entries not received resulting from any hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, failed, incomplete or garbled computer or telephone transmissions, typographical or system errors and failures, faulty transmissions, technical malfunctions, or otherwise. Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and conduct the Sweepstakes in a manner which in its sole discretion is fair, appropriate and consistent with these Official Rules. Notice of such action by Sponsor will be posted to the Website. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the Grand Prize at random from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the 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. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify or reject any incomplete, inaccurate or false entry. ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW, AND, SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES 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 THESE PROVISIONS.
RELEASE: By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, SmileDirectClub, Sesame Workshop, the Independent Administrator and each of their respective officers, directors, trustees, managers, employees, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, members, shareholders, insurers, servants, divisions, predecessors, successors, representatives, distributors, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, including the Independent Administrator, consultants and legal advisors (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt, redemption or use of any part of the Grand Prize.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or as it pertains to the Sweepstakes; (b) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (c) any injury or damage to persons or property (including but not limited to Entrant's wireless device, or mobile phone) which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes; (d) any printing or typographical errors in any Sweepstakes-related materials (if applicable); (e) stolen, lost, late, misdirected, corrupted, incomplete, or indecipherable entries or the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, wireless device carrier networks or Internet Service (as applicable); (f) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, mobile device, cable, network (including Entrant’s particular wireless device carrier network), hardware or software; (g) Entrant’s inability to connect to his/her particular mobile device carrier network for any reason, including due to poor carrier reception and/or signal strength at any particular location (if applicable); and (h) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, wireless device carrier networks or Internet service. All federal, state and local regulations apply.
DISPUTES: Entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Sweepstakes (including, without limitation, any alleged violation of these Official Rules, any controversy relating to the arbitrability of any dispute, or any claim that these Official Rules (or any part thereof) are invalid, illegal, or otherwise voidable (or void) shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by arbitration to be held solely in New York, New York under the auspices of the American Arbitration Association; (b) any and all claims, judgments, liabilities, and/or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with Entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes or otherwise accessing this Sweepstakes, and in no event will Entrant be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs; and (c) under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives, all rights to claim, punitive, special, incidental, and/or consequential damages and any other damages, other than out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. Judgment upon the arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. This arbitration provision shall be deemed to be self-executing, and in the event that either party fails to appear at any properly noticed arbitration proceeding, an award may be entered against such party notwithstanding said failure to appear. In no event shall Entrant seek or be entitled to rescission, injunctive, or other equitable relief or to enjoin or restrain the operation of this Sweepstakes, exploitation of any advertising or other materials issued in connection therewith, or exploitation of this Sweepstakes or any content or other material used or displayed on this Sweepstakes. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant and 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 (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.
THE PARTIES HEREBY WAIVE THEIR RIGHT TO JURY TRIAL WITH RESPECT TO ALL CLAIMS AND ISSUES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT WHETHER SOUNDING IN CONTRACT OR TORT, AND INCLUDING ANY CLAIM FOR FRAUDULENT INDUCEMENT THEREOF.
WINNER’S LIST/RULES REQUEST: For the name of the Grand Prize Winner, please submit a self-addressed, stamped envelope for receipt no later than January 17, 2020 to SmileDirectClub’s “Sesame Street Live! Grincredible Getaway” Sweepstakes, PO Box 10505, Rochester, NY 14610. For Official Rules, visit the Website.
SPONSOR: Feld Entertainment, Inc., 800 Feld Way, Palmetto, FL 34221. Sesame Workshop is not a sponsor, endorser or administrator of this Sweepstakes.