Tuesday, June 28, 2016

HERSHEYPARK Happiness Is Best When Shared Sweepstakes Rules


Hershey Entertainment and Resorts (Hereinafter referred to as "Prize Provider"), and WPVI-TV, its licensee ABC, Inc., 6ABC and 6abc.com (Hereinafter referred to as "Sponsor").


Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of PA, NJ and DE and entrants must be at least 21 years old. Employees of Prize Provider or Sponsor, their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies and anyone involved in this Sweepstakes' production, development or handling, and immediate families/household members of anyone so employed are not eligible.

By entering, participants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless the Prize Provider and Sponsor, their parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, licensees and assigns, advertising and promotional agencies and prize suppliers and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives from any and all claims, liabilities and damages arising from or relating to an entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of any prize including without limitation (i) any condition caused by events beyond Prize Provider's and Sponsor's control that may cause the Sweepstakes to be disrupted or corrupted and (ii) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes.

By entering this Sweepstakes, you grant permission to ABC, Inc., to use your name, photograph, likeness, voice, prize information and/or biographical information (city and state only) for programming, publicity and promotional purposes without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. All submissions become the sole property of the Prize Provider and Sponsor of this promotion, and will not be acknowledged. Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules.

Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for the Prize Provider and Sponsor organizations or entities responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the sweepstakes or supplying the prize, and their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible to enter or play. "Immediate family members" shall mean parents, stepparents, children, stepchildren, siblings, stepsiblings, or spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.


No Purchase Necessary.

To enter, click on the Hersheypark Happy link under the Promotions section on the 6abc.com Homepage. The link will take entrants directly to the sweepstakes page where they can register by entering the required information. To complete their entry, viewers must also select one of the following words - Loops, Rides, Slides, or Sweets - to best describe what Hersheypark means to them.


The Sweepstakes begins 12:00am EST on June 28, 2016 and ends 11:59pm EST on July 24, 2016.


One (1) winner will be randomly selected on or about July 25, 2016 from among all valid entries received.

Winners will be notified by e-mail, and/or phone. Winner must respond to Sponsor within 48 hours of being notified or the prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner, time permitting. If for any reason, prize is not claimed or winner is disqualified, prize will be awarded to an alternate winner, time permitting, selected at random from remaining valid, eligible entries timely submitted. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, ABC, Inc. reserves the right at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify and/or suspend the Sweepstakes and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process.


One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive: a one (1) night stay at the Hershey Lodge (one room, quad occupancy); four (4) meal vouchers; and four (4) one-day admission tickets to HERSHEYPARK Amusement Park in Hershey, PA. Tickets and hotel accommodations are valid during regular operational hours through July 31, 2017. (Approximate Retail Value: $710). Prize fulfillment will be handled by Hershey Entertainment and Resorts. Prize does not include any taxes or gratuities.

Any and all expenses not specifically listed herein are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Federal, state and local taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner, who will receive an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the final actual value of any prize valued at $600 or more. If Winner is a minor under state law, prize will be awarded in name of parent or legal guardian.

Any interpretation of the prize shall be made within the Prize Provider's and Sponsor's sole discretion. The prize is not transferable. Portions of the prize must be redeemed by the date and time listed within the prize description. The same restrictions that apply to any other guest of Hersheypark and Hershey Lodge will apply to the winner and guests. Travel dates subject to availability. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. No guest under twenty-one (21) will be registered in a room unless accompanied by a person who is twenty-one (21) or older. A parent or legal guardian must accompany all guests under the age of eighteen (18). Neither Sponsor nor Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company (Prize Provider) shall be responsible for prize winner limitations that prevent the acceptance or use of the prize or any portion thereof.

Odds of winning depend on the number of valid entries received. No substitution or transfer of prize except with Sponsor or Prize Provider permission or where required by law. If for any reason announced prize becomes unavailable, Sponsor may award a substitute prize of equal or greater value.

All expenses not specifically provided for herein are the winner's sole responsibility. Some restrictions may apply.

Winners are not entitled to exchange or transfer prizes or to obtain cash or other substitutes, but Sponsor in its sole discretion may substitute prizes of equal or greater value.


By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor/Prize Provider and the sweepstakes administrator, which shall be final in all respects.

By participating in this sweepstakes and accepting any prize that they may win, entrants agree to release, Hershey Entertainment and Resorts, WPVI-TV, it's licensee ABC, Inc., 6ABC, 6abc.com and their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliate companies, their advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of the prize.

Entrants authorize the Released Parties to use their name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in programming or promotional material, worldwide in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor or Prize Provider is not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor's or Prize Provider's sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation.

To claim prize: (a) winner must provide proof of age, identity and residency; (b) winner must sign and return affidavit of eligibility/compliance with rules, publicity/liability release and indemnification; and (c) winner's intended guest(s) or travel companion(s), if any, must sign liability/publicity release, all within the time period specified by Prize Provider and Sponsor.


Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

For a list of sweepstakes winners, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: HERSHEYPARK Happiness Is Best When Shared Winners' List, c/o Marketing Dept, 4100 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131 by December 31, 2016.

Prize Provider and Sponsor reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to cancel, terminate, modify and/or suspend the contest in the event of tampering or other circumstances, including but not limited to acts of God or civil disturbance that render it impractical or impossible to complete or fulfill the contest as originally planned.