#MARKARTSNYE CONTEST RULES
By sharing your photo to Facebook or Instagram along with the hashtag #MarkArtsNYE, you are entered to win a free cruise from Celebrity Cruises. By sharing, you are giving Mark Arts permission to share your post on its social media pages. The winner will be announced on January 5, 2018 on Facebook.com/MarkArtsKS. The winner is responsible for checking in on that date and messaging Mark Arts.
No purchase necessary. The Mark Arts #MarkArtsNYE Contest (the “Contest”) is brought to you by Mark Arts (the “Sponsor”) and is governed by these official rules. To enter, you (“you” or “participant”) must be 18 years of age or older, a resident of the state of Kansas, and be a member of Facebook or Instagram at the start of the contest entry period. All entries become the Sponsor’s exclusive property. Void where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right, at any time, to verify eligibility requirements, in any manner it deems appropriate.
The Contest begins at 7 p.m. CDT on December 31, 2017, and concludes at 2 a.m. CDT on January, 1 2018 (“Contest Entry Period”). Prize must be redeemed through Mark Arts and Celebrity Cruises between January 2, 2018 and December 31, 2018 (pending availability).
Sponsor will give away one free seven-night Caribbean cruise of your choice to the winner. During the Contest Entry Period, the Sponsor will promote at Midnight at Mark Arts. To enter, the user must upload a photo from the Midnight at Mark Arts party along with the hashtag #MarkArtsNYE and share on Facebook or Instagram. The winner will be chosen on January 2, 2018. The winner will be announced on Facebook.com/MarkArts by noon on January 2. The winner must provide contact information through a direct message to the Mark Arts Facebook or Instagram accounts.
By sharing your picture on Facebook with #MarkArtsNYE, you hereby warrant and represent that your entry conforms to the requirements in these rules. Entries must be in English.
Entries must meet the following additional requirements. Entries…
- Cannot be: sexually explicit or suggestive; promote violence including and not limited to fighting, war and mass destruction; derogatory of persons with disabilities, or persons in any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, occupational or age group; or be profane, pornographic, or contain nudity.
- Cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing).
- Cannot promote any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or espouse or advance any particular political agenda or message.
- Cannot be obscene, offensive, or endorse any form of hate or hate group.
- Cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products/services, or other people, products or companies.
- Cannot contain trademarks, service marks, logos or trade dress owned by others or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, email addresses or street addresses.
- Cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including images of photographs, movie or television clips, sculptures, paintings and other works of art published without permission.
- Cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, without permission other than Participant.
- Cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and entries cannot depict, and cannot be, in violation of any law.
- This contest is not a public forum for expression, and is proprietary to the Sponsor.
BY UPLOADING A PHOTO, PARTICIPANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE AND/OR OTHER MARKETING MATERIALS, AT SPONSOR’S DISCRETION. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen entries prior to posting them to the website. By entering, you acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any entry you submit. Submission of an entry grants Sponsor and its agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual license and right to publish, use or publicly perform the entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the participant.
One free seven-night Caribbean cruise with Celebrity Cruises. Prize cannot be assigned, transferred or substituted except by Sponsor, who may, at its sole discretion, substitute any prize with one of comparable value if the advertised prize becomes unavailable for any reason.
Potential winners will be selected on January 2, 2018, from among all eligible entries. The winner will be announced on the Mark Arts Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/MarkArts by noon on January 2. Individuals chosen will have 24 hours to respond by messaging Mark Arts. If the winner does not respond within 24 hours, another contestant will be selected, and the Sponsor will use the same notification and confirmation process. If the second selected contestant does not accept the prize as required, the same process will be used in a third drawing. If the third and final selected contestant does not accept by noon CDT on January 12, the contest will go unawarded.
The following individuals are NOT eligible to participate in or receive prizes from the Contest: employees, officers, trustees, immediate family members (spouse, significant other, parent, child, sibling or their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside, or member of the same household, whether or not related) of the Sponsor or its advertising or promotional agencies.
Participants agree (a) to these official rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding, (b) that Sponsor, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, and are released and shall be held harmless by participants against any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from submission of an entry, or from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest or Contest-related activities.
Participation in the Contest constitutes participant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Contest Rules. By participating in the Contest, the participant represents and warrants that he/she has read and fully understands, and agrees to be bound by these Contest Rules.
All winners may be required to complete, sign, and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and a Publicity Release within seven (7) days after notification. If documents are not returned on a timely basis, or if any prize notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable, or if winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these official rules and the requirements stated here and on MarkArtsKS.com – such prize may be forfeited. Taxes on a prize are solely the responsibility of the winner.
Neither Sponsor nor its agencies are responsible for not receiving entries, no matter what the reason even if known in advance, or for other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network, or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or the failure to capture any such information. Persons who tamper with any aspect of the Contest, as solely determined by the Sponsor, will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or other like entry methods will void all such entries and disqualify any entrant or participant using such methods. Should any portion of the contest be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, technical failures or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest. In case of dispute, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant, and must comply with these official rules.
The Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States and the State of Kansas rules and regulations. By submitting an entry, participants submit to the jurisdiction of the federal and state courts to venue in Sedgwick County, Kansas, and waive the right to have disputes arising out of the subject matter hereof adjudicated in any other forum. Each participant waives the right to proceed with any claim on a representative or class basis and waives the right to join or consolidate in an action with others who may be similarly situated.