6ABC THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE WATCH AND WIN SWEEPSTAKES Rules
I. NAME OF SPONSOR(S)
WPVI-TV, ABC, Inc. ("6abc"), 4100 City Line Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131 (Hereinafter collectively referred to as "Sponsor").
Entrants must be legal residents of Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, 18 years of age or older at time of entry.
Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for WPVI-TV, ABC, Inc., any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the sweepstakes or supplying the prize, and/or 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, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.
III. HOW AND WHEN TO ENTER
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. There will be four opportunities to win.
To enter, watch the 6ABC Thanksgiving Day Parade coverage between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 Noon ET on Thursday, November 26, 2015 and look for each of the four keywords to be displayed. Within two minutes of each keyword being displayed, text it to 69222 or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. The winner will be notified at the phone number or email used to submit their entry and will be announced on the broadcast. Entrants who do not win can enter by submitting the next keyword within the specified time. Sponsor's computer is the official clock for the receipt of entries. Entries will not be acknowledged.
Only texts to the specified number can win. Standard carrier-messaging and data charges may apply to each text message sent and received. All text entrants must have a text message two-way capable phone and digital and SMS service in order to enter using the text messaging method./ Text messaging may not be available in all areas. By entering via text message, Entrant grants Sponsor consent: (1) to text the cell phone used an acknowledgement message; and (2) to call your cell should you be selected as a potential winner. Please consult your carrier for applicable charges.
IV. HOW AND WHEN WINNERS WILL BE SELECTED AND NOTIFIED
POTENTIAL WINNER SELECTION: One Grand Prize Winner will be selected at random on November 26, 2015 from all valid entries received at the specified text number or email address within two minutes of each of the four keywords being displayed.
POTENTIAL WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified during the 6abc Thanksgiving Day Parade broadcast and at the phone number or email address they used to submit their entry.
Limit one prize per winner for this sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on number of valid entries received.
Final determination of winner is always conditional on verification of eligibility and compliance with all rules and procedures. If the actual value of the prize is less than stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded.
The Grand Prize Winner for each of the four keyword sweepstakes will be awarded one of the following prizes:
1. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive a Pandora Bracelet with an approximate retail value of $1000.
2. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive ten (10) Mid-level End Zone seat tickets to the Philadelphia Eagles game on December 26, 2015 at Lincoln Financial Field and a Dunkin' Donuts sponsored Tailgate on that date. The winner will also receive two (2) Parking Passes for Lot M at Lincoln Financial Field to host the Tailgate. The Winner has two options for claiming the Dunkin' Donuts Tailgate prize: Option 1: Dunkin' Donuts delivery of Dunkin' Donuts products to the chosen location at Lincoln Financial Field; OR Option 2: Winner can receive ten (10) $25 Dunkin' Donuts Gift Cards one for each game attendee. Please note that tickets will be mailed to winner prior to the game. Prize does not include any taxes or gratuities or other expenses such as additional parking, food and beverage beyond that provided in the prize packet. Approximate retail value of this prize is $1500.
3. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive Dunkin' Donuts coffee for one year. The prize will be awarded in the amount of $624 in Dunkin' Donuts gift cards. (Approximate Retail Value: $624). Gift cards have no expiration date. Gift cards will be mailed to the winner one (1) week after Affidavit of eligibility, indemnification and release and tax forms are received. Prize does not include any taxes or gratuities or other expenses.
4. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive a Visit Florida vacation for six (6) people, which includes:
a) Six (6) coach round-trip tickets from Philadelphia to Miami, FL on air carrier of Sponsor's choosing;
b) Five nights' accommodations in two deluxe rooms at Loews Miami Beach Hotel including one SOAK cabana for one day of the stay and a $250 certificate to Lure Fishbar;
c) Six one day admission tickets to Zoo Miami; and
d) One $500 VISA Gift Card for ground transportation.
Total Retail Value of Prize: $9,402.42. Certificates will be valid for twelve months from the end of the promotion (November 26, 2016) and may include traditional blackout periods. Redemption instructions will accompany all certificates. Minimum age to book accommodations is 21.
Final actual value at time of booking and travel may be substantially more or less depending on dates of travel, point of origin and ticket availability. Some restrictions apply.
All expenses not specifically provided for herein are the winner's sole responsibility. Some restrictions may apply.
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. For prizes valued over $600, winner must submit a validly executed IRS form W-9.
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.
For game tickets, prize is subject to availability. Sponsor is not responsible for cancellation or preemption of event or for other circumstances that make it impractical or impossible to fulfill this element of the prize. This element of the prize has no approximate retail value, and if it becomes impractical or impossible to fulfill this element, Sponsor's only obligation will be to provide the remainder, if any, of prize.
By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor/Judges 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 WPVI-TV, ABC, Inc. , Dunkin Donuts, their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, 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 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 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 Sponsor.
At the sole discretion of the Sponsor, disqualification, forfeiture and the selection of an alternate winner may result from any of the following: (1) potential winner's failure to respond to notification within seven (7) business days after its transmission; (2) the return of an email notification or text as undeliverable after three (3) attempts; (3) potential winner's failure to provide Sponsor with satisfactory proof of age, identity and residency; (4) potential winner's failure to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability/Publicity Release within seven (7) business days after it is mailed; (5) potential winner's failure to validly claim any prize within ten (10) days after it is sent; (6) potential winner's failure to validly claim any prize by November 26, 2016 and (7) any other non-compliance with Rules. In the event of a prize forfeiture, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, award or not award the forfeited prize to an alternate winner.
VII. MISCELLANEOUS; WINNERS' LIST
Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its 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.
For a list of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Marketing Dept. 4100 City Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19131 within 60 days after sweepstakes end date.