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How to Enter: Beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on October 11, 2011, until 9:00 a.m. ET on November 14, 2011 (the "Promotional Period"), you may enter "HGTV's Sailing in Grand Style Sweepstakes" (the "Sweepstakes") online by visiting the Home & Garden Television ("HGTV" or "Sponsor") web site (www.hgtv.com) (the "Web Site") and completing the online entry form and submitting it in accordance with the on-screen directions (limit one (1) online entry per valid email address, per eligible person per day). If an entrant uses multiple e-mail addresses to submit more than one online entry for a given day, only the first online entry for that day will count.
How Winner will be Determined: The grand prize winner of the Sweepstakes (the "Grand Prize Winner") will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries on approximately November 28, 2011 by Ritway, Inc., an independent judging organization ("Administrator") and will be contacted either in person or by overnight courier and phone on or about November 30, 2011. Administrator's decisions with respect to the Grand Prize Winner and other matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes shall be final. The potential Grand Prize Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability and publicity (where permitted), and return same, properly executed, within 10 days of issuance of prize notification. If Sponsor is unable to contact the potential Grand Prize Winner, if the potential Grand Prize Winner fails to complete and return all requested forms by the specified date, or if the Grand Prize Winner fails to comply with any of the requirements, his/her prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner shall be selected. By entering into the Sweepstakes, all entrants consent to the use of their name, photograph, likeness, biography, voice and/or video for advertising and promotional purposes, including online announcements, worldwide and without limitation and without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.
Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If, in Sponsor's opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if computer virus, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sweepstakes Entities reserve the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and void any entries submitted fraudulently, to modify or suspend the Sweepstakes, or to terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prize using all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the termination date. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted on the Web Site. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the Grand Prize Winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY'S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the U.S. and its territories, possessions and commonwealths who are 21 years of age or older prior to October 11, 2011, except employees and members of their households, whether or not related, and immediate families (spouses, parents, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) of Sponsor, Disney, and any participating product sponsors, Ritway, Inc., and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their advertising and promotion agencies and all local sponsors are not eligible to enter or win the prize. By entering, all participants and/or entrants release the Sweepstakes Entities from and against all claims and damages arising in connection with each entrant's participation and/or entry in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her receipt or use of the Grand Prize (as hereinafter defined) (including, without limitation, any injury or harm resulting from the use of the vehicle or any travel or activity related thereto) awarded in this Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is governed by U.S. law and is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void outside the U.S. and where prohibited by law.
Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize Winner will win the grand prize ("Grand Prize") of a Disney Cruise Line® vacation for four (4) persons (i.e., Grand Prize Winner and 3 guests) consisting of the following:
A. One (1) three (3) night cruise aboard the Disney Fantasy™ ship departing from Port Canaveral, FL on March 26, 2012, which includes:
(i) One (1) Deluxe Family Oceanview Stateroom with Verandah (Category 5B) with quadruple occupancy.
(ii) All onboard meals (excluding Palo and Remy)
(iii) Government Taxes and Fees (as defined on the Disney Cruise Line® website)
(iv) Onboard gratuities for stateroom host/hostess, dining room server, assistant server and head server.
B. Round-trip coach airfare between the United States gateway airport nearest to Grand Prize Winner's home and Orlando International Airport if Grand Prize Winner resides outside of a 200 mile radius of Orlando, FL*.
C. Round-trip ground transportation between Orlando International Airport and Port Canaveral via Disney Cruise Line® transportation.
Total estimated approximate retail value ("ARV") of the Grand Prize: $4,472.68. Actual value may depend upon Grand Prize Winner's point of travel origin, dates of travel, and airfare fluctuations as of the date of travel.
(*If Winner lives within 200 miles of Orlando, Florida, ground transportation may be substituted by Sponsor, at Sponsor's sole discretion, in lieu of air transportation (no cash balance will be awarded).)
Items not included as part of the Grand Prize which are the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner include: shore excursions; travel insurance; laundry service; spa treatments; alcoholic beverages; local and long distance telephone calls; ship to shore communications including internet; merchandise and souvenirs; incidental expenses; additional tips and gratuities; income and other taxes; transportation between Grand Prize Winner's home and departure airport; and all other costs and expenses not otherwise mentioned herein.
General Prize Conditions: The Grand Prize will be awarded directly to the Grand Prize Winner. No payments will be made to third parties. Departure date and accommodations are subject to availability; certain restrictions and block-out dates may apply. Taxes, gratuities, and other expenses not specifically identified in these Official Rules are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. No transfer, sale, or substitution for the Grand Prize or components of the Grand Prize allowed except at Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the Grand Prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason.
Vacation must be booked at least 45 days prior to the intended travel dates and must be taken on the March 26 — 29, 2012 Preview Cruise aboard the Disney Fantasy™ ship (at the discretion of Disney). Minors under the age of 18 not traveling with a parent or legal guardian must be accompanied by an adult over the age of 21 in the same stateroom. The parent or guardian of any minor not traveling with a parent or guardian must appoint an adult to have custody and control over their minor and to contract on their behalf in connection with the Disney Cruise Line® vacation. An appointment form will be included in the document package and must be signed by parent or legal guardian prior to embarkation at the Disney Cruise Line® terminal. Grand Prize fulfillment is subject to availability and restrictions at Disney Cruise Line® and airline seat availability. Travel may not occur during cruise ship or airline block-out periods. The Grand Prize may not be sold, traded, transferred, refunded, commissioned or redeemed for cash value. No elements of the Grand Prize may be substituted, except at Sponsor's discretion, and the elements of the Grand Prize are non-commissionable. Grand Prize Winner and his/her guests are responsible for providing proper citizenship documentation to travel which may include passports, valid alien registration card and/or necessary visas. Those without proper citizenship documentation will be denied boarding. It is the responsibility of Grand Prize Winner and his/her guests to check with their travel agent, government agencies, embassies or consulates prior to their vacation to ensure that they have proper citizenship documentation. U.S. Citizens can also visit the State Department's travel website at www.travel.state.gov, or call the U.S. National Passport Information Center at (877) 4USA-PPT for more information. Guests of all ages are strongly encouraged to obtain passports.
Grand Prize elements may be subject to additional restrictions. Grand Prize Winner and all travel companions must travel together on specified itinerary. All travel dates and arrangements are subject to change based on availability and providers approval. Any portion of the Grand Prize not accepted by Grand Prize Winner will be forfeited.
All travel must be taken on dates specified by Disney or Grand Prize is forfeited. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen tickets, travel vouchers, certificates or gift cards. Once booked, no change, extension or substitution of trip dates is permitted, except by Sponsor at its sole discretion. The Grand Prize is non-refundable and is not redeemable for cash or credit. Grand Prize and its components may not be transferred or sold to a third party. Travel arrangements must be made through Sponsor's agent and Sponsor shall determine airline, flight itinerary and dates of travel at its sole discretion. Any and all costs associated with reaching the departure city will be the Grand Prize Winner's sole responsibility. Sponsor is not responsible for cancelled, delayed, suspended or rescheduled events (including airline flights beyond its control). All federal, state, and local taxes on Grand Prize are the Grand Prize Winner's responsibility. The Grand Prize Winner will be issued a 1099 tax form for the ARV of the Grand Prize. The specifics of all aforementioned elements of the Grand Prize in this Sweepstakes shall be solely determined by Sponsor. The Grand Prize will be awarded.
Disney, its parent, related, affiliated and subsidiary companies and their respective officers, directors agents, employees and assigns shall be released and discharged from any and all legal claims, losses, injuries, demands, damages, actions, and/or causes of actions that arise out of and/or in any way related to the Grand Prize, the receipt, use and/or enjoyment of the Grand Prize and/or the Sweepstakes.
Any dispute arising directly or indirectly out of the Sweepstakes including, without limitation, any element of the travel portion of the Grand Prize, that results in a legal action, whether brought by Grand Prize Winner or his/her guests, is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of a state or federal court located in Orange County, Florida.
Winner's List: Beginning on or about December 1, 2011, you may obtain the name of the Grand Prize Winner by going to the Web Site. Results of the drawing will be removed from the Web Site on or about January 1, 2012.
Sponsor: Scripps Networks, LLC d/b/a Home & Garden Television, 9721 Sherrill Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37932.
Administrator: Ritway, Inc., 1463 E. Weisgarber Road, Knoxville, Tennessee 37909-2673