Big Sky RV Getaway Sweepstakes
To enter and participate in this Sweepstakes, you must agree to and abide by these Official Rules.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. You must have Internet access and an active e-mail account to participate.
Eligibility: The Big Sky RV Getaway Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and Washington D.C., who are at least twenty-five (25) years of age, with a current, valid (non-temporary) driver’s license, at least three (3) years of current, licensed driving history, and who have an active e-mail account and Internet access as of 2/9/22. Employees of American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. (“ABC” or “Sponsor”), Probability LLC (the “Administrator”), any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering the Sweepstakes or supplying the prizes, and each of their respective parent, subsidiary, related and affiliated companies, as well as persons involved in the production (including cast and crew) of Big Sky (the “Show”) and the entities owned and operated by those persons (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), and the immediate family and household members of all such foregoing individuals, are not eligible to enter or win. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses, regardless of where they live. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three (3) months a year, whether related or not. Potential winners will be required to provide proof of eligibility prior to prize award as discussed below. Void where prohibited.
Sweepstakes Entry: The Sweepstakes begins on or about 9:00:00 a.m. ET on February 10, 2022 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on May 12, 2022 (“Promotion Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official clock for the Sweepstakes.
During the Promotion Period, navigate the Internet to www.bigskysweepstakes.com (the “Website”). On the Website, you must complete the entry form by providing: your full name, e-mail address, and phone number.
Limit one (1) entry per person during the Promotion Period, regardless of the number of email addresses or accounts a person may have.
*IMPORTANT: Data rates may apply if Sweepstakes entry is submitted via your mobile device according to the terms and conditions of your service agreement with your wireless carrier. Other charges may apply (such as normal airtime and carrier charges as well as charges for wireless Internet access) and may appear on your mobile phone bill or be deducted from your prepaid account balance. Wireless carriers' rate plans may vary, and you should contact your wireless carrier for more information on messaging/data rate plans and charges relating to your participation in this Sweepstakes. Mobile device service may not be available in all areas. Check your device's capabilities for specific instructions.
If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or technical failures beyond Sponsor’s control that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to conduct the Sweepstakes and award the prizes in a manner which is fair, appropriate and consistent with these Official Rules, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Notice of termination/modification/suspension of Sweepstakes will be posted on the Website. Without limitation of any other term here, Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for failed, partial or garbled computer transmissions, technical failures of any kind (including but not limited to electronic malfunction or damage of any network, hardware or software), any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or loss, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; or any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or electronic entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer or mobile device related to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes.
Entrants further agree not to knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Sweepstakes and/or prevent others from participating in the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY ONLINE SERVICE OR WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES VIOLATES CRIMINAL OR CIVIL LAWS. IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT IS MADE, SPONSOR MAY DISQUALIFY ANY ENTRANT MAKING SUCH ATTEMPT AND SEEK DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW.
Random Drawings/Odds: Potential Prize winners will be selected via a random drawing, on or about 5/13/22 from among all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted by Administrator, an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final and binding on all administrative matters related to the Sweepstakes.
Odds of winning a Prize depends on total number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
Winner Notification: Potential Prize winners may be notified by e-mail/phone on 5/13/22. Failure to respond to the initial notification e-mail/phone call within three (3) business days after transmission to any potential Prize winner or return of the e-mail notification as undeliverable after two (2) attempts will result in disqualification and award of the Prize to an alternate winner. Potential Prize winners will be required to complete, sign and return within three (3) business days of transmission: (i) an Affidavit of Eligibility, an Appearance Release and Indemnification, and a Publicity Release, where allowed by law; (ii) a W-9; (iii) any other documents that Sponsor or other Promotion Entities may require in conjunction with the Prize (collectively, the “Winner Documents”) (the preceding is IN ADDITION TO any releases/waivers that may be required by any Prize supplier). If potential Prize winner does not respond to the initial notification attempt within three (3) business days after transmission as set forth above, if all Winner Documents are not returned to Administrator within the specified time period, if prize notification is returned as non-deliverable, if potential Prize winner is found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, or if potential winner does not accept the Prize for any reason, Prize will be forfeited and potential Prize winner will be disqualified. If a potential Prize winner is disqualified for any reason, Prize will be awarded to an alternate winner selected from all remaining eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. In the event of any dispute concerning the identity of any entrant, the entry will be deemed submitted by the natural person who is the authorized holder of the transmitting e-mail account. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online 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.
Prizes and Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”):
Grand Prize (Five  winners): Each Grand Prize winner will receive a prize package that includes a trip to Big Sky, Montana (“Trip”) that consists solely of the following: (a) economy class round-trip air travel for up to four (4) to Bozeman, MT from the airport nearest to winner’s home; (b) a three (3)-day rental of a recreational vehicle (“RV”); and (c) one (1) $800.00 gift card (subject to terms/conditions as indicated thereon or in its accompanying materials) which may be used towards campground reservations and/or gas. Administrator and Sponsor make no representation or warranty of any kind that the funds so provided will satisfy all expenses incurred by Winner due to receipt and acceptance of the prize. ARV OF EACH GRAND PRIZE: $3,750.00.
TOTAL ARV OF ALL GRAND PRIZES: $18,750.00
GRAND PRIZE WINNER UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT THE OPERATION OF A VEHICLE IS INHERENTLY A POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS ACTIVITY AND EXPRESSLY ASSUMES ALL RISKS RELATING THERETO. GRAND PRIZE WINNER AGREES TO COMPLY WITH ALL APPLICABLE LAWS WHEN ACCEPTING THE PRIZE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO SPEED LIMITS, WEARING A SEAT BELT AND NOT DRIVING WHILE IMPAIRED BY ALCOHOL OR DRUGS OR OTHERWISE DISTRACTED (E.G., USE OF MOBILE DEVICE). WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, VEHICLE MUST BE OPERATED IN A SAFE AND RESPONSIBLE MANNER AT ALL TIMES AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL TRAFFIC REGULATIONS. GRAND PRIZE WINNER FURTHER RELEASES AND AGREES TO HOLD HARMLESS THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY IN CONJUNCTION WITH RENTAL AND OPERATION OF THE VEHICLE OR THE BOOKING AND STAYING AT ANY HOTEL/MOTEL/LODGING AS PART OF HIS OR HER REDEMPTION OR USE OF THE GRAND PRIZE. GRAND PRIZE WINNER IS SUBJECT TO ALL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF VEHICLE RENTAL COMPANY. IT IS WINNER’S SOLE RESPONSIBILITY TO OBTAIN ALL NECESSARY AND APPROPRIATE TRAVEL, ACCIDENT, LIFE, PROPERTY OR OTHER DESIRED INSURANCE RELATIVE TO PRIZE ACCEPTANCE AT HIS/HER SOLE EXPENSE.
Additional Prize Restrictions: LIMIT: ONE (1) PRIZE PER PERSON/FAMILY/HOUSEHOLD.
Grand Prize trip must be completed by June 30, 2023. Travel dates to be mutually agreed upon by Grand Prize winner and ABC. Grand Prize winner must provide ABC with three (3) possible travel dates with at least six (6) weeks’ advance notice prior to the earliest potential date of departure; however, ABC’s decision as to actual travel dates is final and binding. All travel dates and arrangements are subject to change, availability and ABC’s approval. Once travel is booked, travel dates cannot be changed unless by ABC in its sole discretion. If winner is unable to travel once the travel dates are booked, the prize will be forfeited in its entirety and Sponsor will have no further obligations to the Grand Prize winner.
If winner’s residence is within two hundred (200) miles of Big Sky, MT, as determined by Administrator in its sole discretion, air travel will not be provided and no substitute prize or compensation will be awarded.
Guest(s) of the Grand Prize Winner (if a minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) must sign and return a Liability Release and a Publicity Release (where legal) prior to issuance of travel documents. Any Guest who is a minor must be accompanied by his/her parent or legal guardian. If winner does not have three (3) guests accompany him/her on the Trip, the prize will otherwise be awarded in increments appropriate for actual number of travelers; and, in such event, no substitute prize or additional compensation will be awarded to winner.
Winner and all guests must conduct themselves at all times in an appropriate, well-behaved and socially responsible manner during the Trip. The preceding includes abiding by all applicable laws/regulations as well as private entity requirements established to prevent the spread of COVID-19/Coronavirus, including participation in activity being conditioned upon social distancing, wearing a facial covering, undergoing a COVID-19/Coronavirus test which comes back with a negative result or providing satisfactory proof of full vaccination against COVID-19/Coronavirus, as applicable.
Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible for all other expenses related to the trips not specified herein, including but not limited to baggage fees, meals, beverages, tips, taxes, and travel insurance. Grand Prize winner and guest(s) must travel together on specified itinerary, including same departure location and date, and return location and date or applicable trip may be forfeited in its entirety. Airfare may not include government taxes, Passenger Facility Charge or September 11th Security Fee. Airline tickets are non-refundable/non-transferable and are not valid for upgrades and/or frequent flyer miles. All airline tickets are subject to the vagaries of flight variation, work stoppages, and schedule or route changes. Sponsor is not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay. Certain documentation and requirements may be necessary for travel, such as photo identification. Grand Prize winner and his/her guest are solely responsible for any documentation and requirements and determining applicable procedures and restrictions prior to departure. Winner and guest(s) must provide own transportation to and from departure airport.
No substitution or transfer of prize (or portion thereof) except with Sponsor's permission or where required by law. If for any reason any announced prize (or portion thereof) becomes unavailable, Sponsor in its sole discretion may award a substitute prize/prize component of equal or greater value (except as otherwise indicated herein). Prize is not redeemable for cash. Grand Prize winner will receive a 1099 tax form reflecting the actual retail value of the Grand Prize. All potential winners are subject to verification of eligibility.
Federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize winner, who will receive a 1099 tax form reflecting actual value of the Grand Prize.
Conditions and Limitations of Liability: By entering, each entrant agrees: (a) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and Administrator, which shall be final and binding in all respects; and (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless each of the Promotion Entities, Meta Platforms, Inc., Twitter, Inc., each of their respective advertising and promotion agencies, any entity responsible for the administration of this Sweepstakes, each of the foregoing entities’ respective parent, subsidiary, related, affiliated and successor companies, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from participation in this Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity (including without limitation, any travel related thereto), and/or from entrant’s acceptance, receipt, use or misuse of the Finalist Prize and Grand Prize (to the extent applicable) and Grand Prize (to the extent applicable) (including without limitation, any failure to pay taxes thereon).
By accepting prize(s), prize winners grant Sponsor and its designees permission to use his/her name, voice, likeness, photograph, Prize information, biographical data and city and state of residence on a winners’ list (if applicable) and for programming, publicity and promotional purposes, worldwide in all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor and its designees are 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 discretion, without further obligation or compensation. Sweepstakes subject to the laws of the United States only. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. All Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged.
Disputes: Arbitration/Choice Of Law: Except where prohibited, entrants agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or the awarding of prizes/determination of prize winners, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by arbitration pursuant to the Rules of JAMS, then effective (notwithstanding the foregoing, entrant shall not be precluded from seeking relief in small claims court for disputes/claims within the scope of the jurisdiction of small claims court and any remedies available to entrant under applicable federal, state or local law remain available to entrant and are not waived pursuant to this section); (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any and all rights to injunctive relief. The arbitrator hearing such dispute/claim/cause of action shall be neutral and the entrant will have a reasonable opportunity to participate in the selection of the arbitrator. Such arbitration will take place at a location near the entrant’s residence and the entrant has the right to an in-person hearing in the arbitration proceeding, if desired. The arbitration will allow for the discovery and/or exchange of non-privileged information between entrant and Sponsor. Should an entrant initiate arbitration pursuant to this section, the entrant shall be responsible for JAMS’s fees to do so (approximately, $250), with all other costs of such arbitration being borne solely by Sponsor. If entrant is a California resident and Sponsor is the prevailing party in such arbitration, such entrant will not be responsible for Sponsor’s costs and fees in conjunction with the arbitration proceeding; BUT, IN ALL OTHER CASES, ENTRANT WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR SUCH COSTS/FEES IF REQUIRED BY THE ARBITRATOR’S RULING. For the avoidance of doubt, the requirement to arbitrate disputes pursuant to this section is reciprocal and binding both upon entrants and Sponsor. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and/or Released Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without regard for conflicts of law doctrine of New York or any other jurisdiction, and all proceedings shall take place in the City of New York, County of New York.
Sponsor: American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., 500 S. Buena Vista Street, Burbank, CA 91521.
Administrator: Probability LLC, 2 Woodstock Meadow Ln, PO Box 1484, Woodstock, NY 12498.
Winners’ List: For the names of winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Big Sky RV Getaway Sweepstakes Winners, c/o Probability, PO Box 1559, Social Circle, GA 30025-1559. All such requests must be received by June 30, 2022.
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