DUE TO TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES, THE ONLINE SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY SYSTEM IS UNAVAILABLE. Please check back later or enter at participating SHOPS AT BOARDWALK retailers.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
Description of Sweepstakes
The “Ritz-Carlton Chicago’s Family Fun Slumber Party Package” (“Sweepstakes”) will begin at 12:00 a.m. CST on Monday, November 12, 2007 and end at 11:59 PM CST on Monday, December 24, 2007 (“Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes will only be conducted at or through the participating shopping centers listed below (“Participating Centers”). By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and with the decisions of Inland US Management LLC, Inland Southwest Management LLC and Inland Pacific Property Services LLC (collectively, the “Sponsor”), whose decisions shall be final and binding in all respects.
How to Enter Sweepstakes
Entrants may enter the Sweepstakes in two ways during the Sweepstakes Period:
(1) by completing and depositing a printed entry form available at the following Participating Centers:
Gateway Pavilions, Avondale, AZ; Four Peaks Plaza, Fountain Hills, AZ; Mesa Fiesta, Mesa, AZ; Peoria Crossing, Peoria, AZ; Paradise Valley Marketplace, Phoenix, AZ; Placentia Town Center, Placentia, CA; Commons at Temecula, Temecula, CA; Arvada Connection, Arvada, CO; Arvada Marketplace, Arvada, CO; Fox Creek Village, Longmont, CO; Beachway Plaza, Bradenton, FL; Cornerstone Plaza, Cocoa Beach, FL; Page Field Commons, Fort Myers, FL; Lake Mary Pointe, Lake Mary, FL; Bed Bath & Beyond Plaza, Miami, FL; Mitchell Ranch Plaza, New Port Richey, FL; Governor's Marketplace, Tallahassee, FL; Northwoods Center, Wesley Chapel, FL; Red Bug Village, Winter Springs, FL; Paradise Shoppes of New Hope, Dallas, GA; Village Shoppes at Gainesville, Gainesville, GA; Duck Creek Plaza, Bettendorf, IA; The Brickyard, Chicago, IL; Oswego Commons, Oswego, IL; Market at Clifty Crossing, Columbus, IN; Stony Creek Marketplace, Noblesville, IN; Eastwood Towne Center, Lansing, MI; The Shops at Boardwalk, Kansas City, MO; Stateline Station, Kansas City, MO; Manchester Meadows, Town and Country, MO; Gloucester Town Center, Sicklerville, NJ; Coram Plaza, Coram, NY; University Square, University Heights, OH; Holliday Towne Center, Duncansville, PA; Forks Town Center, Easton, PA; Low Country Village, Bluffton, SC; Winchester Commons, Memphis, TN; Southpark Meadows, Austin, TX; Clear Lake Shores Shopping Center, Clear Lake Shores, TX; Gateway Station, College Station, TX; Denton Crossing, Denton, TX; Galvez Shopping Center, Galvezton, TX; Bear Creek Shopping Center, Houston, TX; Rave Theater, Houston, TX; Royal Oaks Village, Houston, TX; Lake Worth Towne Crossing, Lake Worth, TX; Lakepointe Town Crossing, Lewisville, TX; Shops at Forest Commons, Round Rock, TX; Huebner Oaks Center, San Antonio, TX; Colony Square, Sugar Land, TX; Riverpark Shopping Center, Sugar Land, TX; Central Texas Marketplace, Waco, TX; The Gateway, Salt Lake City, UT; Maple Tree Place, Williston, VT; Midtown Center, Milwaukee, WI
or (2) by entering online through the following websites operated by Participating Centers (“Websites”): The Brickyard (shopthebrickyard.com); Eastwood Towne Center (shopeastwoodtownecenter.com); Huebner Oaks Center (shophuebneroaks.com); Maple Tree Place (shopmtp.com); Midtown Center (shopmidtowncenter.com); The Shops At Boardwalk (shopsatboardwalk.com); University Square (shopuniversitysquare.com).
Limit one entry per person. Multiple entries by the same person may be disregarded or disqualified. Entrants must provide valid and accurate contact information on the entry form. Use of computer programs and other automatic means to enter the Sweepstakes is prohibited. If you access the Internet from a computer, normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your on-line service may apply.
Entries must be received by Sponsor during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, illegible, damaged, or mutilated entries, technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable Internet connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any of the Websites or on-line service, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries. Entry materials that are illegible, damaged, mutilated, incomplete, or false or have been tampered with or altered are void. If Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with the Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right to void the entries at issue and/or modify, suspend, extend or terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the Prize among all eligible non-suspect entries received as of the end of the Sweepstakes Period. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant that tampers with the operation of the Sweepstakes or the Websites or violates the Official Rules of the Sweepstakes.
All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor shall have the right to edit, publish, promote and otherwise use entries and the information contained thereon without further permission, notice or compensation.
The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont and Wisconsin, who are 18 years of age or older. Employees of the Sponsor and/or any company that is part of The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc., Employees of the Fours Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the owners of the Participating Centers, and their affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising agencies and their immediate family members or persons living in the same households are ineligible to participate or win.
Only one (1) grand prize (“Prize”) is available. The Prize will consist of the following:
Round-trip coach air transportation for four (4) persons from the major airport closest to the winner’s residence to Chicago, IL; Two (2) nights luxury hotel accommodations for four (4) persons at the legendary Ritz-Carlton Chicago (A Four Seasons Hotel), located atop Water Tower Place above prestigious North Michigan Avenue; Cookie baking with the acclaimed Ritz-Carlton Pastry Team; Complimentary gifts for children; Exclusive savings on shopping and entertainment for children and adults.
Prize becomes void if not used within one year from end of sweepstakes (by December 24th, 2008).
Approximate retail value of the Prize: $3000.00. Actual retail value of the trip may vary due to trip destination, winner’s residence and fares at time of travel.
Winner and travel companions must execute an Affidavit, Liability Release, and Publicity Release (except where prohibited by law) within ten (10) days of being notified of the winning of the Prize. Failure to return the Affidavit, Liability Release, and Publicity Release within said time frame will result in disqualification and selection of a potential alternate winner by random drawing.
Airline tickets are for round trip travel from a major airport in the United States nearest winner's home to Chicago, IL. If the closest airport to the winner’s home is less than 200 miles from Chicago, IL, Sponsor may determine in its sole discretion that a flight is unnecessary and the Prize will not include air transportation from winner’s residence, and no other substitution or compensation will be provided in lieu thereof. Airline carrier's regulations and conditions, including blackout dates, may apply.
Winner and his/her traveling companions must travel together on the same flight. Seat selection and the timing of the trip are subject to availability and confirmation of reservations. No refunds or credit for changes are allowed.
Winner’s travel companions must be 18 years of age or older, or if the companion is a minor, winner must be such minor’s parent or legal guardian. Winner and travel companions must possess valid travel documents (e.g., valid photo ID) in order to travel.
Winner and travel companions must comply with all hotel requirements, including but not limited to, the presentation of a major credit card and check-in requirements.
The trip may not be combined with any other offer and travel may not qualify for frequent flyer miles.
All other expenses and costs, not expressly listed above, including, but not limited to, taxes, tips, entertainment, transfers, travel insurance, hotel room service, parking fees, laundry service, food, alcoholic beverages, merchandise, souvenirs, and transportation to/from airport/home residence are the winner's sole responsibility.
The Prize is not transferable and may only be used by winner. There shall be no prize substitution or cash redemption, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. If any aspect of the Prize becomes unavailable, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to award a prize of equal or greater value (not to exceed the approximate retail value set forth in Section 4(a) herein). Sponsor is not responsible for and will not replace any element of the Prize that is lost, destroyed, or stolen.
Selection of Winners
Sweepstakes will be closed to registrants 11:59 p.m. CST Monday, December 24, 2007. Winner will be selected at random from all eligible entries on or about Friday, January 26, 2007. Winner will be notified by using the contact information provided at the time of entry. Sponsor is not responsible if any potential winner notification is not received for any reason. Winner will be notified by phone and/or e-mail. If the winner cannot be notified within ten (10) days after the Sweepstakes drawing, the Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected by random drawing.
All entries are subject to verification prior to awarding of the Prize. In the event of a dispute about the identity of an entrant using on online method of entry, each entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Service Provider, online access provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.
Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner and winner may receive an IRS Form 1099 or equivalent from Sponsor.
Release and Limitation of Liability
By participating in the Sweepstakes, winner and his or her travel companions each agree that his or her name, voice, picture, likeness, biographical information and any statements made relating to the Sweepstakes may be used by Sponsor for any and all commercial purposes in any and all media, whether now known or hereafter developed, without further permission or compensation, including, without limitation, in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Sweepstakes, except where prohibited by law. Winner, by acceptance of the Prize, and his or her travel companions, by use of the Prize, each agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor, the owners of the Participating Centers, all companies that are part of The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc., the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and their respective parent corporations, subsidiaries, affiliates, employees, managers, members, officers, directors, shareholders, agents and subsidiaries, and their respective advertising, promotion and production agencies, from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the Sweepstakes, the receipt, ownership, or use or misuse of the Prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any Prize-related activity.
The invalidity or enforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. Sponsor reserves the right to make changes in the Official Rules which will become effective upon announcement. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, and all claims relating to or arising from the Sweepstakes must be resolved in the state and federal courts of Cook County, Illinois.
The Inland name and logo are registered trademarks being used under license. Any unauthorized uses are strictly prohibited.
To obtain a copy of the official rules and/or winner’s list, available through February 28, 2007 please write to:
Inland US Management LLC
2901 Butterfield Rd.
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Attention: Sweepstakes Rules
Inland US Management LLC, Inland Southwest Management LLC and Inland Pacific Property Services LLC, 2901 Butterfield Rd., Oak Brook, IL 60523
©Inland US Management LLC, Inland Southwest Management LLC and Inland Pacific Property Services, LLC 2007.