Dec 12

12 Days of SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration Giveaway Official Rules

by Staff

12 Days of SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration Giveaway Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A purchase will not increase your chance of winning.

Timing/Eligibility:12 Days of SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration Giveaway (the “Giveaway”) is open to citizens and legal residents of the United States who are at least 18 years of age at the time of entry. The Giveaway is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Sponsor, its prize provider(s), Facebook, and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, wholesale distributors, and individual retail licensees are ineligible, as well as the immediate family and household members of each are ineligible.

Sponsor:Sea World LLC d/b/a SeaWorld San Diego, 500 SeaWorld Drive, San Diego, California 92109.

Agreement to Official Rules:By participating in the Giveaway, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to and accept these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Giveaway.

Promotion Period:Giveaway begins at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) on December 12, 2016 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PST on December 23, 2016 (the “Promotion Period”), and consists of 12 “Daily Entry Periods” each starting at 12:01 a.m. PST and ending at 11:59 p.m. PST on the applicable day set forth in the below chart.

Daily Entry Period

Day

Approximate Selection/ Notification Date

Day 1

December 12, 2016

December 13, 2016

Day 2

December 13, 2016

December 14, 2016

Day 3

December 14, 2016

December 15, 2016

Day 4

December 15, 2016

December 16, 2016

Day 5

December 16, 2016

December 17, 2016

Day 6

December 17, 2016

December 18, 2016

Day 7

December 18, 2016

December 19, 2016

Day 8

December 19, 2016

December 20, 2016

Day 9

December 20, 2016

December 21, 2016

Day 10

December 21, 2016

December 22, 2016

Day 11

December 22, 2016

December 23, 2016

Day 12

December 23, 2016

December 24, 2016

Sponsor’s servers and clock shall serve as the official clock for the Giveaway. Entrants’ proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt by Sponsor.

How to Enter:During the Promotion Period, entrants may enter by completing an online entry form. Entry forms may be obtained by visiting Sponsor’s Facebook page, or by visiting https://wyng.com/campaign/820428 (the “Giveaway Site”). Provided an entrant’s entry form complies with these rules, upon submitting an entry form via Facebook or the Giveaway Site, an entrant receives one entry for the applicable Daily Entry Period into the Giveaway.Entrants may be required to submit certain personal information as a part of the entry form, including without limitation the entrant’s name, email address, phone number, and zip code. Entrants will provide the entry information to Sponsor and not to Facebook.

No other methods of entry are acceptable. Limit one entry per entrant during the Promotion Period. Entry forms will not be returned or acknowledged. No mechanically reproduced or photocopied mailed entries are permitted. Sponsor, Facebook, prize provider(s), and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, licensees, contractors, distributors, suppliers, sales representatives, retailers, advertising or promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, the “Releasees”) are not responsible for lost, late, damaged, incomplete, misdirected, unintelligible, returned, or undelivered entries or theft, destruction, or unauthorized access to or alterations of entries, or for lost, interrupted, or unavailable satellite, network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connection availability, accessibility or traffic congestion, miscommunications, failed computer, network, telephone, satellite or cable hard ware or software or lines, or technical failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions, computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, or network.

Prize/Value/Odds: Twelve (12) prizes will be awarded, consisting of one prize per each Daily Entry Period. Each Daily Entry Period prize will consist of the items set forth in the chart below, and each item is followed by its approximate retail value (“ARV”).

Daily Entry Period

Daily Entry Period Prize Description

ARV

Day 1

Orca Prize Pack

$100

Day 2

One Ocean Prize Pack

$100

Day 3

Sea Rescue Prize Pack

$100

Day 4

Dolphin Prize Pack

$100

Day 5

Polar Bear Prize Pack

$100

Day 6

Sea Rescue Prize Pack

$100

Day 7

SeaWorld Prize Pack

$100

Day 8

Christmas Prize Pack

$100

Day 9

Family Game Night Prize Pack

$100

Day 10

Penguin Prize Pack

$100

Day 11

Turtle Prize Pack

$100

Day 12

Shark Prize Pack

$100

The total ARV of each Daily Entry Period prize is $100. The total ARV of all available prizes is $1,200. Odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

Prize Conditions:All prizes are non-transferable and non-refundable, are not redeemable for cash, and are not for resale. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming, or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims. Winner may not substitute or transfer prize offered or any portion thereof, however, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize with a prize of equal or greater value. The actual value of prize may vary and if the actual value of the prize or any portion thereof is less than the ARV set forth in these Official Rules, no cash equivalent will be awarded. Sponsor reserves the right to require winner to claim the prize in person at SeaWorld San Diego.

Prizes will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied, offered by Sponsor. Releasees are not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed.

WINNERS ACKNOWLEDGE THAT PRIZES ARE AWARDED AS-IS. RELEASEES MAKE NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, LEGAL COMPLIANCE WITH RESPECT TO APPLICABLE LAWS OR NON-INFRINGEMENT AS REGARDS TO ANY PRIZE OR ANY COMPONENTS OF ANY PRIZE. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED, AS SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OF EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES.

ALL POTENTIAL WINNING ENTRIES ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND THE POTENTIAL WINNING ENTRY HAS BEEN VERIFIED, ALL NECESSARY DOCUMENTS HAVE BEEN RETURNED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. ANY ENTRY THAT OCCURS AFTER THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED FOR ANY REASON IS DEEMED A DEFECTIVE ENTRY, IS VOID, AND WILL NOT BE HONORED.

Winner Selection: On or about the applicable dates listed in the “Approximate Selection/Notification Date” column in the table contained in the “Entry Method” section of these Official Rules, Sponsor will select each potential Daily Entry Period winner from all eligible entries received during the applicable Daily Entry Period using a random selection method.

Winner Notification:On or about the applicable date listed in the “Approximate Selection/Notification Date” column in the table contained in the “Entry Method” section of these Official Rules, each potential Daily Entry Period winner will be notified via through an announcement on Sponsor’s Facebook page and via the email address, mailing address, or phone number they provided on their entry form. Potential winners may be required to complete, sign, and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and (except where prohibited by law) Publicity Release, (collectively the “Release Documents”) within five (5) days of prize notification. In the event of noncompliance within the stated response times, potential winner may be disqualified and prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected as set forth below. Any prize notification or prize returned to the Sponsor or its agents as undeliverable will result in disqualification and the awarding of that prize to an alternate winner as set forth below. If a potential winner cannot be reached, does not complete, sign, and return the Release Documents by the designated time,fails to respond to any communications from Sponsor within three days of prize notification, or is for any other reason deemed to be disqualified or ineligible, then that potential winner may forfeit the prize and another potential winner will be selected from among all eligible entries received. The prize will be considered void if, after three attempts, no potential winner is determined to have won the prize in Sponsor’s sole discretion.

If, for any reason, the entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another Giveaway entry, if it is possible. If the Giveaway, or any part of it, is discontinued for any reason, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any prize offered herein.

General Terms & Conditions:By entering the Giveaway or accepting or using any prize, entrants (and if considered minors in the state in which they reside, their parent and/or legal guardian) hereby waive and release, and agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless, the Releasees, from and against any losses, damages, rights, claim, or cause of action of any kind arising, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, out of participation in the Giveaway or resulting directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize awarded in connection with the Giveaway, including without limitation personal injury, death, and/or property damage, as well as claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy, or any combination of the foregoing.

By entering, entrants grant Sponsor the irrevocable right and permission to use, separately or together, their name, voice, statements, photograph, likeness, recorded performance and/or biographical information, in whole or in part, on the internet and in all media now known or hereinafter developed, in perpetuity throughout the world, for all purposes, including advertising and promotional purposes, without restriction as to alteration, without notice to entrant, and without entrant’s consent, review, or approval, where permitted by law.

By entering, entrants grant a perpetual, royalty-free and worldwide license to Sponsor of all intellectual property rights in their entries. Pursuant to the license granted herein, entrants agree that Sponsor shall have the right to use, edit, adapt, modify, reproduce, promote, display, distribute, perform, assign and otherwise use entries in any way it sees fit without compensation to entrants. If requested, entrant will sign any documentation required for Sponsor or its respective designees to make use of the non-exclusive rights entrants grant to use their entries. Acceptance of a prize offered constitutes permission from winners for taking and use of video and photographs of the winners and their guests and the use by the Sponsor of such video and photographs as well as the winner’s name, voice, biographical information and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and promotion, including but not limited to the right to promote the Giveaway on any social channels maintained or used by Sponsor and its affiliates, and the right to create promotional content such as videos, using entrants’ entries and information, without further compensation in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on the World Wide Web without notice or review or approval, where permitted by law.

Entrants agree that the rights granted to Sponsor in these Official Rules are without compensation or attribution of any kind. Entrants and entries that fail to comply with any of the provisions of these Official Rules will be disqualified.

Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Giveaway or Facebook, or act in violation of the Official Rules, or act in any manner to threaten or abuse or harass any person, or violate Facebook’s terms of service, as solely determined by the Sponsor, will be disqualified. Releasees are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information whether caused by Internet users, tampering, hacking, or by any of the programming or equipment associated with or used in the Giveaway, and assume no responsibility for any errors, omission, deletion, interruption, or delay in operation or transmission or communication line failure, theft, destruction, or unauthorized Facebook access. Any use of robotic, macro, automatic, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries, and may subject an entry or entrant to disqualification. Releasees are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants’ or any other person’s computer or property related to or resulting from participating in the Giveaway. Should any portion of the Giveaway be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Giveaway, or submission of entries, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend, modify, or terminate the Giveaway, and randomly select the winners from valid entries received prior to the action taken, or otherwise as may be deemed fair and equitable by the Sponsor. Any attempt by any person to undermine the legitimate operation of the Giveaway may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Sponsor’s failure to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

As a condition of entering this Giveaway, each entrant agrees that: (1) under no circumstances will the entrant be entitled or permitted to obtain awards for, and the entrant expressly waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, and consequential damages, and any other damages, other than actual, out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased; (2) any and all disputes, claims, causes of action, and liability arising out of or connected in any way with this Giveaway shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by litigation conducted in the appropriate court(s) of San Diego County, California, and (3) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Giveaway, but in no event shall attorneys’ fees be recoverable by any party.

In the event of a dispute regarding entries received from multiple entrants, the entry will be deemed to be entered by the authorized account holder of the email account listed in the entry in question. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable email address has been assigned by the Internet access provider, service provider, or other online organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

This Giveaway is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Taxes, if any, are solely the responsibility of the winners.

All information submitted by entrants is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy accessible at: http://seaworldentertainment.com/en/privacy-policy/.

Rules Request and Winner List:Visit the Giveaway Site for copies of these Official Rules. For the name of the winners and their state of residence, send an email to swcsocial@seaworld.com, or mail a request that includes a self-addressed, stamped envelope to SeaWorld San Diego, Public Relations – Social Media, 500 SeaWorld Drive, San Diego, California 92109. Requests must be received by January 31, 2017.

This Giveaway is void where prohibited or restricted.

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook.

2016 SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Inc.

ABBREVIATED RULES

12 Days of SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration Giveaway

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Giveaway begins 12:00 a.m. PST on 12/12/16 and ends 11:59 p.m. PST on 12/23/16. Open only to citizens and legal residents of the U.S. age 18 or older. Void where prohibited by law. Giveaway subject to full official rules at the Giveaway official website at https://wyng.com/campaign/820428.Sponsor: Sea World LLC d/b/a SeaWorld San Diego, 500 SeaWorld Drive, San Diego, California 92109.

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LIST OF WINNERS

Day 1: Graham, California

Day 2: Kaleigh, Florida

Day 3: Namita, New Jersey

Day 4: Jeff, Illinois

Day 5: Colleen, Oregon

Day 6: Thomas, California

Day 7: Jeremy, South Carolina

Day 8: Emily, Utah

Day 9: GinaMarie, New York

Day 10: Tom, Texas