Our Wedding Story Watch & Win Sweepstakes Official Rules
- DESCRIPTION: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Our Wedding Story Watch & Win Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:01 AM [ET] on July 11, 2019 and ends at 11:59 PM [ET] on September 19, 2019 at 11:59 PM [ET] (“Sweepstakes Period”). The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is UPtv (“Sponsor”). The administrator of this Sweepstakes is Visionworks (“Sweepstakes Administrator”).
- ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and Washington, D.C. who are at least 18 years of age at time of entry. Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors and interns) who have, within the past six months, held employment with or performed services for Sponsor, Sweepstakes Administrator, Prize Provider (collectively, “Sweepstakes Entities”) or any organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes are not eligible to enter or win. Immediate family and household members of such individuals are also not eligible to enter or win. “Immediate Family Members” shall mean parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. “Household Members” shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year. Void where prohibited.
- HOW TO ENTER: To enter, visit the web site during the Sweepstakes Period by logging on to http://www.watchupandwin.com. Follow the on-screen instructions. If you are 18 years of age or older, you will be able to submit an online entry by providing: Full Name, Email Address, Street Address, City, State, Zip, DOB, a Daytime Phone Number and insert the correct word revealed on-air at UPtv during the show “Our Wedding Story” that airs Thursday evenings at 9:00 PM (EST) for that week; 7/11/2019, 7/18/2019, 7/25/2019, 8/1/2019, 8/8/2019, 8/15/2019, 8/22/2019, 8/29/2019, 9/5/2019, 9/12/2019. When the form is complete, click the “Submit” button to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes for that week. Online entries must be received no later than 11:59 PM [ET] for the last day of each week’s weekly “Word of the Week reveal; Week #1: 7/11-7/17/19; Week #2: 7/18-7/24/19; Week #3: 7/25-7/31/19; Week #4: 8/1-8/7/19; Week #5: 8/8-8/14/19; Week #6: 8/15-8/21/19; Week #7: 8/22-8/28/19; Week #7: 8/29-9/4/19; Week #8: 9/5-9/11/19; Week #9: 9/12-9/19/19. Limit one entry per person, per week for the Sweepstakes Period. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified. Each entrant must be the rightful owner (or have authorized use) of the e-mail address identified in the
entrant’s entry as of July 10, 2019. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner, the winner will be deemed to be the person in whose name the e-mail account governing the e-mail address was opened. Entrants must provide all information requested to be eligible to win. Incomplete, unreadable, or unintelligible entries will be disqualified. All information provided by entrants becomes the property of Sponsor. 4. PRIZES: Grand Prize Package provided by Unique Travel Corp (the “Prize Provider”), the worldwide representative of Sandals and Beaches Resorts consisting of a choice of either:
(1) (a) A 4-day/3-night Luxury Included® vacation for two (2) adults to any one of the fifteen Sandals Resorts listed below located in Jamaica, Antigua, Saint Lucia, The Bahamas, Barbados & Grenada, (one (1) room, double occupancy – one king size bed).
(i) Sandals Resorts include:
Sandals Montego Bay – Montego Bay, Jamaica
Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort & Private Island – Montego Bay, Jamaica
Sandals Negril Beach Resort & Spa – Negril, Jamaica
Sandals Ochi Beach Resort – Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Sandals Royal Plantation, Ocho Rios, Jamaica – Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Sandals South Coast – Westmoreland, Jamaica
Sandals Grande St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort – Gros-Islet, Saint Lucia
Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia – Castries, Saint Lucia
Sandals Regency La Toc Golf Resort & Spa – Castries, Saint Lucia
Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa – St. John’s, Antigua
Sandals Royal Bahamian Spa Resort & Offshore Island – Nassau, Bahamas
Sandals Emerald Bay Golf, Tennis & Spa Resort – Exuma, Bahamas
Sandals Grenada Resort & Spa – St. George’s, Grenada
Sandals Barbados – St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
Sandals Royal Barbados – St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados
(ii) Approximate Retail Value of Sandals Resorts stay= $3,250 USD
(b) Sandals Resorts package includes two (2) round trip coach class airline tickets for the winner and one adult guest from a major commercial airport near the winner’s residence to the selected or designated Sandals Resorts airport subject to the Sponsor’s discretion up to $872.50USD provided by the Sponsor. Winner and guest must travel on the same itinerary. Total ARV: 4,122.50
(2) (a) A 4-day/3-night Luxury Included® vacation for two (2) adults and two (2) children age 15 and under to any one of the three Beaches Resorts listed below located in Turks & Caicos or Jamaica (one room – quad occupancy).
(i) Beaches Resorts include:
Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort Villages & Spa- Providenciales, Turks & Caicos
Beaches Negril Resort & Spa – Negril, Jamaica
Beaches Ocho Rios – A Spa, Golf & Waterpark Resort – Ocho Rios, Jamaica
(ii) Approximate Retail Value of Beaches Resorts stay = $4,500 USD
(b) Beaches Resorts package includes four (4) round trip coach class airline tickets for two (2) adults and two (2) children age 15 and under from a major commercial airport near the winner’s residence to the selected or designated Beaches Resorts airport subject to the Sponsor’s discretion up to $1,745USD provided by the Sponsor. Winner and all guests must travel on the same itinerary. Total ARV: $6,245.00
(3) The prize package selected shall be determined by the prize winner but shall in all instances be subject to these official sweepstakes rules. (4) Sandals and Beaches Resorts are Luxury Included® resort destinations. Each prize package is inclusive of all meals, unlimited premium brand beverages, daily & nightly entertainment, all land and water sports, including daily SCUBAdiving (for certified divers), snorkeling, Wi-Fi in all rooms and public areas, resort gratuities, resort taxes, access to the Xbox Play Lounge and Kids Camps (at Beaches Resorts), and Sandals or Beaches transfers to and from the resort’s designated airport. (5) All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in each prize package above including but not limited to transportation to/from airport in departure city, departure taxes, airline baggage fees, spending money, incidentals such as, but not limited to; passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges, telephone calls, Premium Wi-Fi, Red Lane®Spa treatments and services, specialty dining, tours & excursions, inter-island transportation, SCUBA certification courses, nanny services, Scratch DJ Academy services, island departure taxes and purchases made at the Sandals or Beaches Specialty Shops.
Winner and all guests must be US Citizens and have valid US Passports. Winner will be solely responsible for any and all federal, state and/or local taxes resulting from acceptance of the prize. Prize winner may be required to complete and return to the Administrator a 1099-MISC IRS form for tax reporting purposes. Prize winner cannot assign or transfer the selected prize to another person. No redemption for cash or prize substitution is allowed except at the discretion of Sponsor. Prize must be redeemed for travel within one year from the promotion end date (September 19, 2019 – September 19, 2020). Confirmation of travel dates will only be provided 60 days prior to the departure date.
The prize is subject to availability and selected blackout dates. Sandals and Beaches Resorts reserve the right to relocate the confirmed prizewinner from their resort of choice to an alternate resort within the resort’s chain based upon availability of space for the secured travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances or force majeure. No extensions will be provided and if the prize is not redeemed within the time period allowed. If the prize package is not redeemed the prize package will be void. Winner will be required to provide a major credit card upon hotel check-in, and all in-room charges will be charged to the credit card (subject to resort policy). Other restrictions may apply. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Limit one prize per person, per household.
- WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: Winner will be selected in a random drawing conducted by the Sweepstakes Administrator from all eligible entries on or about October 1, 2019. All prize winners will be notified by telephone, email and/or overnight mail on or about October 19, 2019. Selected winners will be required to respond (as directed) to the notification within seven (7) days of attempted notification.. The failure to respond timely to the notification may result in forfeiture of the prize and, in such case, Sponsor will select randomly an alternate winner from among the remaining eligible entries. Winners may be required to verify address and return within seven (7) days an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release covering eligibility, liability, advertising, publicity and media appearance issues, unless prohibited by law. Prizes will not be awarded until all such properly executed and notarized forms are returned.
- CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION/RELEASES: Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and the Sweepstakes Administrator, which shall be final in all respects. By participating in this Sweepstakes and/or by accepting any prize that they may win, the prize winner agrees to release the Sponsor, Sweepstakes Administrator, Prize Provider; and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, units and divisions and advertising and promotional agencies and prize suppliers; each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees; and each of these companies and individuals’ 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 as well as any claims based on publicity rights, defamation and/or invasion of privacy. 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. The Released Parties shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, stolen, misdirected, postage-due, incomplete unreadable, inaccurate, garbled or unintelligible entries, communications or affidavits, regardless of the method of transmission; (ii) telephone system, telephone or computer hardware, software or other technical or computer malfunctions, lost connections, disconnections, delays or transmission errors; (iii) data corruption, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alteration of entry or other materials; (iv) any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by the prize or resulting from acceptance, possession or use of a prize, or from participation in the Sweepstakes; (v) cancellation, delay or preemption of any or all airings of the “Our Wedding Story” show that result in cancellation, termination, modification or delay of the Sweepstakes or (vi) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor disclaims any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participating in, or accessing or downloading information in connection with this Sweepstakes, and reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should a virus, bug, computer problem, unauthorized intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control, corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor may prohibit you from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in their sole discretion, they determine you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or any other unfair playing practices of intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other players or Sponsor representatives. This Sweepstakes will be governed
by the internal laws of the Georgia. Any and all legal actions or claims arising in connection with this Sweepstakes must be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction within the State of Georgia. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
- SPONSOR: UPtv, 2077 Convention Center Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30337
- PRIZE WINNER LIST: For the list of prize winners, available after November 15, 2019, or a copy of these official rules, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “Our Wedding Story Sweepstakes” List and/or Rule Request, UPtv, 2077 Convention Center Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30337 (VT residents may omit return postage).