How to Enter
No entry fee, payment or purchase is required to enter and will not increase the chances of winning a prize in this Contest. Contest entries will be accepted from 10:01 am central standard time on Aug. 7, 2012 until 11:59 am central standard time on Aug. 12, 2012. Enter at Explore Minneapolis Pinterest Contest. All entrants must provide a valid e-mail address. First and last name of all entrants establishes the identity of the entrant and ultimately, who the winner is. Any effort by an entrant to misrepresent themselves through the use of aliases and e-mail addresses will disqualify entries of that entrant. Limit one (1) entry per person. If multiple entries are received from any person or e-mail address, all such subsequent entries will be disqualified.
This Contest is open to any living person, residing in the United States, excluding Rhode Island, Puerto Rico and Guam, and who is eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. This Contest is void wherever prohibited by federal, state, provincial, municipal or local law. Employees and immediate families or household members of Sitening, LLC d/b/a Raven Internet Marketing Tools (“Raven”) are ineligible to participate in this Contest. All entries become the property of Raven and will not be returned and may be used by Raven for any purpose and in any media in perpetuity.
The winner will be selected no later than the close of business on Aug. 13, 2012. Entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
Winner will be notified by email. Raven shall not be liable for: (1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the winner on the Contest entry form; or (2) entries and responses to winner notifications which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient in whole or in part or for computer or technical error of any kind. Winner will be given three (3) business days from the first day of notification to respond to claim prize. A non-response by the winner or non-receipt of notification response after the specified three (3) business days will be considered winner’s forfeiture of prize and an alternate winner may be selected from the pool of eligible entries. If an entrant is found to be ineligible for any reason in the sole and absolute discretion of Raven, an alternate winner may also be selected from the pool of eligible entries. At the sole and absolute discretion of Raven, winner may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release and to provide the winner’s federal tax ID number as a condition of acceptance of a prize.
For this Contest, there will be five (5) prizes awarded nationally in the U.S. consisting of one ticket to Explore Minneapolis with an estimated retail of value of [$450].Winner agrees through submitting his or her entry to release, indemnify and hold harmless Raven, its affiliates, respective employees and agents from any liability arising from damages, injuries or losses of any kind which may arise from the claim of the prize or from participation in this Contest. Raven reserves the right to change this contest at its sole discretion at any time that Raven become aware of any circumstances or occurrence which would materially affect the contest security or fairness. Raven reserves the right to announce any contest rules changes over the Internet. Raven is not responsible for the inability of the winner to accept the prize for any reason.
This Contest is void where prohibited by law and is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. The winner shall be responsible and liable for all federal, state and local taxes on the value of their prize. By entering or accepting a prize in this Contest, all entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules. In the event of non-compliance by the winner with the official rules of this Contest, an alternative winner may be awarded the respective prize. The prize is non-transferable. Prize may not be substituted for cash, except that Raven reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the prize is unavailable. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable will result in a disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected. All prizes will be awarded. Except where legally prohibited, acceptance of any prize constitutes permission for Raven to use the winner’s name, photograph, likeness, voice, address (city and state) and testimonials, in printed, broadcast or new media, in perpetuity, in any manner they deem appropriate in connection with promoting this or any other Contest and/or promotion sponsored by them, without further compensation in connection with this Contest or the prize awarded.
By participating, entrants agree that Raven, those involved in the development, production (including prize suppliers), implementation and distribution of this promotion and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, service providers, and agencies, and its directors, officers, agents, employees, attorneys, and any other person or entity associated with such entities and/or promotion shall not be liable for any and all claims, damages, losses or injuries, including any third party claims, arising from or relating to, in whole or in part, this Contest, including entry and participation is this Contest and acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes. All entrants further agree that in the event of any third party claims, damages, losses or injuries, arising from or relating to this Contest, they will indemnify Raven from any and all such claims, including the attorneys’ fees related thereto. Raven shall not be liable for entries and winner notification responses that are delayed, lost, misdirected, mis-delivered, marked postage-due, illegible, mutilated, incorrect or incomplete, and such entries will be not be eligible for this Contest. Raven shall not be responsible for any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment, software, program malfunctions or other failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human, mechanical or technical in nature, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer or other electronic device related to or resulting from participating or downloading any materials in connection with this Contest. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Contest will be ineligible for prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Raven reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Contest should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond their control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Contest. Raven further reserves the right to modify the rules of the Contest in any way or at any time, as long as reasonable notice is given. This Contest shall be governed by Tennessee law. By participating in this Contest, entrants agree that Tennessee courts shall have jurisdiction over any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to this Contest and that venue shall be only in Nashville, Tennessee.