KARK Today Top Tumbler Contest Rules
No purchase necessary to enter. This contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and is void where taxed, restricted or otherwise prohibited. By entering, entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsors, which will be final and not subject to appeal.
3 Winners – 6 suite tickets per Winner, and Food in Suite for Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions at Verizon Arena - Prize Value $500
The Top Tumbler Contest is open to U.S. residents who reside within the KARK viewing area and are 18 years of age or older, and who reside in KARK's viewing area, except for current and former employees of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. (Nexstar, KARK are collectively the "Sponsors" of this contest), and other television and radio stations or multichannel video programming distributors in the Little Rock, AR market, the respective affiliates subsidiaries, agents advertising or promotions agencies (if any) of all of the foregoing, and members of the immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or persons living in the same household (whether or not related) of all the foregoing. Participants are eligible to win a KARK contest only once every sixty (60) days. Participants are eligible to win a prize valued at $600.00 or more only once every six (6) months. Only one winner per household is permitted in any contest. The contest is open to individuals only. Corporations, associations or other groups may not participate in the contest.
Dates and Method:
Registration will be open from Sept 12, 2016 to Sept 22, 2016 at 4:00pm. To enter, participants must go to KARK 4's Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/KARK4 or visit ArkansasMatters.com/contests), click on the Sweepstakes app or link and submit the contest form. Entrants must submit their name, phone number and e-mail address in order to enter. Incomplete entries will not be considered. All entries must be received by Sept 22, 2016 at 4:00pm. Only one entry per person will be accepted during the contest.
Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for busy signals, dropped calls, technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable internet or SMS connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any website, cellular or online service, any disconnection or loss of call, any other error or malfunction, late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries, or for printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or these rules.
Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the Sponsor(s) determine(s), in its/their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual tampering with the Contest (electronic or otherwise) or if technical difficulties (e.g. infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor(s)) compromise the security, fairness, integrity or administration of the Contest, the Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to void the entries at issue and/or modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Contest and conduct a random drawing to award the prize among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If the Contest is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted online at www.arkansasmatters.com. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to disqualify any entrant that tampers with the operation of the Contest or website or violates the Official Rules of the Contest. Entries not conforming to announced entry specifications will not be acknowledged or returned.
Selection of Winners and Claiming the Prize:
All entries will be voted upon by users. User vote will decide who wins the suite tickets. The vote will be held from Sept 23-28 at 9am, 2016. The 3 Videos with the most user votes will be shown on KARK 4 Today on Sept 29th and win the prize. Only one vote per person is allowed.
The prize(s) must be claimed in-person by the winner(s) at the Station during regular business hours (M-F from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM) no later than 10/3/16 at 5:00 PM or the prize(s) will be forfeited. Winners must produce government-issued photo identification and sign an eligibility and liability release in order to take possession of prize. All unclaimed or rejected prizes will be forfeited. Failure by the winner(s) to respond to the Station's messages, calls, e-mails or other notification will lead to forfeiture of the prize(s). Failure to completely fill out and sign all waivers, releases, or forms requested by the Station will result in forfeiture of the prize(s). The Station then has the right, at its discretion, to award that prize to another winner using the method described above. A winner who forfeits any prize is not eligible to win another contest conducted by the Station for thirty (30) days.
Prizes may not be exchanged, substituted, transferred or redeemed for other prizes by winner. Cash will not be awarded as a substitute for prize. Prizes are awarded 'as is' with no guarantees or warranties as to use, and the Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for defective prizes. The Sponsor(s) make(s) no representations or warranties with respect to the prize(s), including merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to substitute a prize in their sole discretion without an on-air or off-air announcement, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Acceptance of a prize releases the Station, the other Sponsor(s) and advertisers from all liability and claims concerning the prize, its delivery, and its use. Other terms and conditions of the tickets may apply.
Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner(s) and the winner(s) may receive a W-9 or equivalent from the Sponsor(s). The Sponsor(s) will report any individual winnings over $600 (in cash or fair market value of goods or services) in a one year period to the Internal Revenue Service. Winner(s) is/are required to fill out any tax forms requested by the Sponsor(s) in order to receive their prize(s).
Unless otherwise stated above, Winner(s) will be solely responsible for any and all license and registration fees, accommodations, transportation costs, gratuities and all other items of an incidental nature. All expenses on receipt and use of prize(s) are the sole responsibility of the winner(s), the Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for any weather changes or extenuating circumstances relating to a prize received. The Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for replacing or reimbursing winners with any form of compensation for events that are delayed or canceled. All delays and cancellations are deemed beyond the control of the Sponsor(s). This includes, but is not limited to, event cancellations, trip schedule changes, flight cancellations, changes in travel arrangements, travel delays of any form and duration, game cancellations and delays, as well as all acts of nature. The Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for any expenses incurred by contest winners as a result of such delays or cancellations. If a prize winner is a minor, that winner's travel companion must be his/her parent or legal guardian. Sponsor(s) will not be responsible for failure to supply the prize(s) by reason of force majeure events, such as acts of God, war, terrorist attacks, unusually severe weather, labor strikes, or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsors.
By accepting the prize, the winner or winners (or, in the case of a minor, their parent/legal guardian) agree to have their name, voice, likeness, biographical information, and entry materials used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Contest, and in any media whatsoever, including the Station and on www.arkansasmatters.com, for any purpose whatsoever, worldwide, in perpetuity, without any further authorization or compensation to the entrant. Winners agree to sign a publicity release, affidavit of eligibility and release of liability to this effect prior to acceptance of the prize.
Sponsor(s) disclaim(s) all liabilities to the winner(s) with respect to receipt and use of the prize(s). Winners, by acceptance of their prize(s), agree(s) to release and hold the Sponsor(s), Facebook, and its/their affiliated companies, their advertising, promotion and production agencies, and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives harmless from any and all liability, claims, causes of actions, damages, fines, and costs of any kind whatsoever (including reasonable attorney's fees) to persons and property which may be sustained directly or indirectly in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any Contest- or prize-related activity.
For contests or sweepstakes conducted on Facebook, Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to remove any entrant from consideration for failure to abide by the guidelines, policies, or procedures of Facebook, and to delete or remove any of entrant's related “Likes," comments, posts, tweets, photos, user generated content, or other electronic messages, communications, or submissions at its/their discretion. Sponsor(s) also reserve(s) the right to block, ignore, and/or completely prevent any entrant, account, user, or profile from accessing the Contest and/or the Sponsor(s) profile(s), account(s), website(s), blog(s) or handle(s). This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. Entrants understand that by logging-in to Facebook, that they agree to comply with Facebook's Terms of Service, and that their personal information is subject to the Privacy Policies and information collection practices of Facebook. Entrants agree that the Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for the collection, disclosure, transfer, or dissemination of their personal information, whether directly or indirectly, by Facebook, third party advertisers, marketers, or any other transferees. For entries submitted through Facebook, the Sponsor(s) may be limited to using the information in a manner set forth by Facebook and in no other way.
Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any participant (and void his/her entry) who engages in any fraudulent activity or uses the contest in a manner inconsistent with official rules or in violation of any federal, state, local laws, statutes or ordinances or with the intent to annoy, harm or abuse the Sponsor(s), its/their representatives or any other participant. In addition to discontinuance of participation privileges, Sponsor(s) has/have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as they deem necessary in their sole discretion. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to make changes to these Official Rules in their sole discretion which will become effective upon announcement. Sponsor(s) reserve(s) the right to cancel or terminate this Contest for any reason in the event that it cannot be run or administered as intended by the Sponsor(s). Any such changes or termination will be announced on www.arkansasmatters.com.
For a copy of these rules, addendum, and/or list of winners please send a self-addressed stamped envelope to KARK within thirty (30) days of the end of this Contest.