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Seahawks Tickets Instagram Contest Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.

1.      SPONSOR: Tribune Broadcasting Seattle, LLC, 1813 Westlake Ave. N, Seattle, WA  98109

2.      Contest Period:  The Contest entry period begins 6:00am PST through 11:59pm PST Friday through Sunday ONLY,  beginning September 2, 2016 through Sunday, December 18, 2016 at 11:59 PM PST (the “Entry Period”).

3.      Contest Entry:  To enter the Contest, entrants must post a picture of themselves (friends and/or family may be included) showing off their Seahawks Pride to their Instagram account. They must then caption the post with the hashtag #12sOnQ and tag Q13 FOX. The users profile must be set to public in order to see their post. If you don’t already have an Instagram account, visit http://www.instagram.com for directions on how to create one.  It is free to create an account. You also must have a mobile device that supports the Instagram application on or before September 2, 2016. Entries are limited to one entry per person/Instagram account.  All received entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.  Incomplete entries will be disqualified. Multiple entries by means of software-generated or other automated processes will be disregarded. Detection of said automated entry will lead to such entries being voided in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  If there is a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the Instagram account used to register will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an Instagram account by Instagram. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

4.      Eligibility:  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.  This Contest is open only to legal US residents residing within the KCPQ viewing area in the State of Washington, who are 18 years of age or older as of September 2, 2016.  Entrants must possess valid state or government-issued identification or other proof of identity and residency, as determined by Sponsors.  Employees of Sponsors and their parent companies, participating sponsors, promotional agencies and their advertising agencies, employees of other television or radio stations, and all their subsidiaries, or affiliates, and such employees’ immediate family or household members are not eligible to enter or win. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents and grandchildren, and any other person residing at the same household whether or not related.  Sponsor, in its sole discretion, will determine the eligibility of any and all contestants.

5.      Winner Selection:  Two (2) winners will be selected from among all eligible entries on the morning following the contest end date.  Winner must have a valid Instagram account where they can be notified, and Sponsor will attempt to notify winner via that account.  Entrants must also have their profile set to public in order to see all entries. If winner is unreachable within 24 hours of contact, if winner is determined to be ineligible, if winner is not in compliance with the Rules, or if winner is unavailable for prize fulfillment, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to another winner randomly selected from the pool of remaining eligible entries (time permitting).  If Sponsor cannot find an eligible winner for the prize, that prize will not be awarded.  All results are unofficial until winner is verified.

a.                  Schedule of contest dates with corresponding game tickets are listed below.

i.      9/2/16-9/4/16: Seahawks vs Dolphins tickets

ii.      9/16/16-9/18/16: Seahawks vs 49ers tickets

iii.      10/7/16-10/9/16: Seahawks vs Falcons tickets

iv.      10/28/16-10/30/16: Seahawks vs Bills tickets

v.      11/11/16-11/13/16: Seahawks vs Eagles tickets

vi.      11/25/16-11/27/16: Seahawks vs Panthers tickets

vii.      12/9/16-12/11/16: Seahawks vs Rams tickets

viii.      12/16/16-12/18/16: Seahawks vs Cardinals tickets.

6.      Prize Acceptance/Restrictions:  Winner is subject to verification by Q13 FOX of the winner’s name, age, address, phone number, and Social Security number (where the prize value is equal to or greater than $600.00). In order to claim his or her prize, winner must appear in person at the business offices of Q13 FOX, located at 1813 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109 by 5:00 PM PST.  Winner will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity.  Failure to do so will disqualify the winner.  If a winner is disqualified, Sponsor reserves the right to determine an alternate winner by random drawing from eligible entries received or to not award the prize at all.

7.      Prize:  Two (2) prize winners will receive two (2) tickets to a Seahawks game. List of contest dates with corresponding game tickets can be found above. Prize cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for any other items by winner.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a comparable prize of like or greater value, including cash for prize, for any reason.  Costs of transportation and accommodations, where applicable, and any other cost not specifically included in the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.  Passes are subject to any terms and conditions written thereon. Properly claimed prize will be awarded, but in no event will Sponsor award more prizes than provided for in these Rules.

a.                  Game tickets are subject to the terms and conditions specified by the NFL. Winner and guest must comply with all stadium regulations, or that portion of the prize may be forfeited. No substitution for prizes or parts thereof, except by Sponsors as may be due to unavailability. If originally-offered prize or any prize element is unavailable at the time of award, Sponsors may substitute an item of comparable or additional value.  All federal, state, and local taxes associated with the prize, as well as all other costs or expenses associated with the prize, including all travel and incidental expenses, are solely the responsibility of the Winner. No substitute prizes are available; however, Sponsors may, at their discretion, substitute prizes of equal or greater value. Prize is non-transferable, non-negotiable and not redeemable for cash, credit or merchandise. If the prize becomes unavailable for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable value.  Prizes are awarded “as-is” with no warranty or guarantee, express or implied, being provided by Sponsors.    Winner will be required to fill out an IRS Form W-9 and will receive a Form 1099 for any prize with a value of $600 or more.  Winner is responsible for any incidental travel costs not expressly stated above, including but not limited to ground transportation in departure city, passenger tariffs or duties, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, or other expenses. Any other costs associated with the prize trip are at the Winner’s discretion, and are not included.

8.      GENERAL CONDITIONS:

a.                  Except where prohibited by law, entrants 18 years of age and older agree to allow use of their name, voice, photograph, likeness and any information provided on entry form, in any medium of communication, including print, Internet, radio and/or television and for any purpose, including advertising, promotional or other purposes, by Sponsor and/or its affiliates, without additional compensation. There is no guarantee that your photo will be used by KCPQ. By submitting your photo, you are giving consent for the photo to be used on air, via social media and digital platforms.

b.                  ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE FAIR AND LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE CONTEST.

c.                   Sponsors are not responsible and shall not be liable for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by Entrant’s participation in the Contest or Winner’s use of the Prize.    All entrants agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsors, their parent companies and affiliates, and each of their respective employees, representatives, sponsors and advertisers, from any and all liability, loss, damage, costs, causes of action or claims related to any allegation regarding participation in the Contest and as to the Winner and  guest any travel therein, the award, the receipt, or the use of any part of the prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death, property damage, defamation, infringement of intellectual property rights, and claims based on the rights of publicity or privacy  Sponsors are not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing or advertising of the offer, administration or execution of the Contest or in the announcements of the prizes/prize winners.  Neither the failure of Sponsors to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Official Rules or the failure, delay or omission by Sponsors in exercising any right with respect to any term of these Official Rules, will be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of each Sponsors’ right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance.

d.                  Sponsors reserve the right to delay Contest announcements, postpone or reschedule all or some of the Contest events, and/or modify Contest deadlines at its sole discretion.  Any such changes will be announced and posted on Sponsor’s website at http://www.q13fox.com.

e.                  The Sponsors are not responsible for human errors or for any damaged, tampered with, delayed, illegible, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled, late, lost, forged, misaddressed, misdirected, mutilated, mass machine-generated, unintelligible, incomprehensible, postage-due or stolen mail or entries or entries otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules. In addition, Sponsors are not responsible for any typographical errors in these Official Rules, Contest or any advertising materials for the Contest, or for any kind of computer, electronic, hardware, software, Internet, network, technical or telephone failures and/or problems caused by the Sponsors or the user, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, or by any human, typographical, electronic, network or other error that may occur in receiving and/or processing of the entries in the Contest, or by infection by computer viruses, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or technical failure.

f.                    These Official Rules shall be governed, construed and enforced pursuant to the laws of the State of Washington, without regard to the choice of law provisions thereof.

g.                  These Contests are subject to the privacy policy of KCPQ, as posted on the KCPQ website at http://www.kcpq.com/privacypolicy.

9.      OFFICIAL RULES AND WINNERS LIST:  For a copy of the Official Rules or the name of the winner, send a self-addressed envelope to the Q13 FOX, ATTN: Seahawks Instagram Sweepstakes, 1813 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109, by December 31, 2016.  The winner’s name will be available after the winner has been verified and the prizes have been awarded.

10. Rights Reserved:  The content, information, data, designs and code associated with the Contest and Contest website are protected by intellectual property and other laws. Any unauthorized use of copyrighted materials, trademarks, or any other intellectual property of Sponsors without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.

This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Instagram.