“Be a Vilas County Trailblazer” Sweepstakes Official Rules
SPONSOR: Vilas County Tourism & Publicity, 330 Court St., Eagle River, WI 54521; (800) 236-3649; www.vilas.org. Hereafter “Sponsor.””
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of the United States who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry. Void wherever prohibited by law. Employees and elected officials of Vilas County government and Vilas County Tourism & Publicity, their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and giveaway agencies, and the immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of Vilas County Tourism & Publicity.
This giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Apple. You are providing your information solely to Vilas County Tourism & Publicity and its destination partners and not to Facebook or Apple. The information you provide will only be used to select winners for this giveaway and in the delivery of future promotional communications from Vilas County Tourism & Publicity. You may opt out of this communication at any time.
CONTEST PERIOD: The giveaway begins on February 16, 2015, @ 12:00PM (CST) and ends on May 15, 2015, @ 12:00PM (CST).
HOW TO ENTER: You can enter the sweepstakes by visiting the Vilas County Tourism & Publicity website, www.vilas.org, clicking on the “Be a Vilas County Trailblazer” Sweepstakes link and following the on-screen instructions. Qualified entrants can also enter by visiting Vilas County Tourism & Publicity on Facebook at www.facebook.com/VilasCounty, clicking on the sweepstakes tab and following the on-screen instructions. Becoming a fan of Vilas County Tourism & Publicity on Facebook is NOT a requirement to enter the giveaway, nor is providing responses to the survey questions on the sweepstakes entry form. You may only enter the giveaway once; entering the giveaway multiple times will not increase your chances of winning.
Limit one entry per person/per e-mail address. No mechanically reproduced entries of any kind permitted. Incomplete entries are void. Vilas County Tourism & Publicity is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected entries or entries not received. In the event of a dispute over who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account identified on the online entry form. The authorized account holder is deemed to be the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider, or online organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
RANDOM DRAWING: Two (2) runner-up prize winners will be selected by random drawing, one on or before March 31, 2015 and one on or before April 30, 2015, from all eligible entries received. One (1) grand-prize winner will be selected by random drawing on or before May 31, 2015, from all eligible entries received. Decisions of Vilas County Tourism & Publicity are final on all matters. The winner will be notified by e-mail only and has five (5) business days to respond. If there is no response within the required time period, an alternate potential winner will be selected and notified. Odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible entries received.
PRIZES: Two runner-up winners and one-grand prize winner will be selected in the manner described above.
The runner-up prizes include:
- Runner-up prize #1 (drawing March 16-31, 2015): $100 gift certificate/rental from Coontail in Boulder Junction (Approximate Retail Value (ARV): $100)
- Runner-up prize #2 (drawing April 15-30, 2015): $100 gift certificate to The Hiker Box in Eagle River (ARV: $100)
The grand-prize package includes:
- A two-night villa stay for four people at Hintz's North Star Lodge (ARV: $250)
- A personal fitness tracker (ARV: $100-$175)
- $50 dining gift certificate from Vinchi's Hillside
- Total approximate retail value: $400-$475
Total approximate retail value of all prizes: $600-$675
Fulfillment of the prize may take up to 30 business days after winner is notified.
Vilas County Tourism & Publicity, Vilas County government, its employees, agents and elected officials (collectively herein after referred to as “Vilas County”), are not liable for any losses, injuries, or damages of any kind resulting from acceptance of and/or participation in giveaway. Acceptance of any prize constitutes permission to Vilas County Tourism & Publicity to use winner’s name, voice, statements, image and likeness for purposes of advertising and trade, in any medium, without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
TERMS: Vilas County is not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offering or the announcement of any prize or in the administration of the giveaway, whether caused by computer, technical or human error. Winner assumes all liability and agrees to release and hold Vilas County harmless for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this giveaway or acceptance or use or redemption of any prize received in this giveaway. Vilas County is not responsible for late, lost, damaged, incomplete, illegible, faulty, or incorrect transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, any damage to any person's computer related to or resulting from participating in the online portion of the giveaway, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission that may limit a user's ability to participate in the giveaway, whether caused by computer, technical or human error. All terms of giveaway shall be construed according to, and any disputes shall be subject to, the laws of the State of Wisconsin. Vilas County Tourism & Publicity reserves the right to cancel or modify the giveaway for any reason, including but not limited to, if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy the integrity of the giveaway; or if a computer virus, bug, wireless failure, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper administration of the giveaway as determined by Vilas County Tourism & Publicity, in its sole discretion. Vilas County Tourism & Publicity reserves the right to disqualify, freeze or prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected, or if the individual fails to comply with any requirement of participation or with any provision in these Official Rules.
IN NO EVENT WILL VILAS COUNTY BE LIABLE FOR ANY INJURY, DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THIS GIVEAWAY CONTEST OR THE RECEIPT AND/OR USE OF THE PRIZES PACKAGE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS GIVEAWAY. THE PRIZE PACKAGE IS PROVIDED ‘AS IS’ WITHOUT WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable from the remaining terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
WINNERS LIST: For names of winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “Be a Vilas County Trailblazer” Sweepstakes Winners List, c/o Vilas County Tourism & Publicity, 330 Court St., Eagle River, WI 54521 by May 31, 2015.
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