GRAND PRIZE. Subject to the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, one (1) Grand Prize will be awarded in this Sweepstakes, consisting of a Grand Prize getaway vacation for two (2) people during the 2019-20 ski season at the Mammoth Mountain Resort which shall include two (2) nights lodging for two (2) people at the Mammoth Mountain Inn in one (1) room with either one (1) King or two (2) Double size bed(s) (valid Sunday through Thursday nights only, subject to availability and blackout dates listed below), and six (6) lift tickets valid for three (3) days consecutive skiing or snowboarding at Mammoth Mountain Resort during the 2019-20 ski season (lift tickets subject to the terms, conditions, limitations and restrictions thereof (the “Grand Prize”). The approximate ARV of the Grand Prize getaway vacation is US$1,000.
The Grand Prize is subject to the following additional requirements and restrictions:
Winner and winner’s guest(s) must travel on the same itinerary and on dates and at times specified by Sponsor. All prize activities must be taken and completed by April 30, 2020. All reservations are subject to availability and subject to blackout dates, which include December 22, 2018 – January 5, 2019, January 19-20, 2019, February 16-17, 2019. All costs and expenses not specified herein, related to the prize or the use thereof, including but not limited to airfare, ground transportation, additional lodging, meals, beverages, equipment rentals, lodge/hotel amenities (unless expressly stated as part of a prize), taxes and assessments (including, without limitation, income taxes, departure taxes, ticket taxes and customs user fees), gratuities, insurance, surcharges and other expenses incurred by accepting and using the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winner’s companion must, as of the date of travel, be a legal resident of the United States and eighteen (18) years of age or older; provided, that a companion under eighteen (18) years old may accompany the winner, if the winner is the parent or legal guardian of such minor or separate arrangements have been made, at winner’s cost, to bring a parent or legal guardian. Winner’s companion must execute and deliver to Sponsor a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and, except where prohibited by law, a Publicity Release in the form(s) provided by Sponsor by the date indicated for return on the document(s) as a condition to booking or use of any component of the prize; which documents must also be executed by the accompanying parent or legal guardian for any minor companion on behalf of such parent or legal guardian and on behalf of the minor companion.
The Grand Prize is nontransferable, nonassignable, nonnegotiable, and not redeemable for cash or credit. The Grand Prize is awarded “AS IS” with no warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, made by Sponsor or for which Sponsor shall be liable, including, without limitation, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. No prize substitutions, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right (but has no obligation) to substitute a prize (or a component thereof) with another prize of equal or greater value (including cash) if the Grand Prize (or a component thereof) is not available for any reason as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Unused components of the Grand Prize shall be forfeited and have no redeemable cash value. Winner is solely and fully responsible for any and all costs, fees, taxes, assessments and expenses associated with the Grand Prize award, redemption, receipt and use, including, without limitation, all federal, state and local taxes on the Grand Prize. If applicable, winner will be issued an IRS Form 1099 for the actual retail value of the Grand Prize. Winner waives the right to assert as a cost of winning the Grand Prize any and all costs of verification and redemption or travel to redeem the Grand Prize. If a winner is a minor in his/her jurisdiction of primary residence, the Grand Prize may be awarded to the minor’s parent or legal guardian who must assume all responsibilities of the Grand Prize winner. Non-compliance with any of the foregoing and any other condition of this Sweepstakes may result in disqualification and forfeiture of the Grand Prize, in which case, no consideration will be awarded.