BASIC CONTEST RULES:
• Submit a HALLOWEEN or VINTAGE HOLLYWOOD themed ukulele photo on Facebook and/or Instagram. (Maximum one entry per person on each platform.) Four winners will be chosen. Prizes are detailed below.
HOW TO ENTER:
1) LIKE US on Facebook HERE: https://www.facebook.com/PlayUkeLLC
2) Post your photo on the same page WITH THE HASHTAG: #playukephotocontest
1) Follow us HERE: https://instagram.com/play.uke
2) Post your photo WITH THE TAG @play.uke AND hashtag #playukephotocontest
ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH SEPTEMBER 15, 2019.
• The photo must be a minimum of 2000 pixels tall and wide. (All original photos from recent smartphones will be at least this large.)
• Photo must include YOU and at least one UKULELE.
• Photoshop/special effects/filters, etc. ARE permissible.
Contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older.
ONE GRAND PRIZE, THREE RUNNERS-UP:
GRAND PRIZE STASH: Total retail value over $400:
1) (INCLUDE PHOTOS) WINNER’S CHOICE OF KANILE’A ISLANDER MT-4 ISL MAHOGANY TENOR Ukulele
OR Gold Tone Little Gem Banjolele (color determined by Play Uke, LLC)
2) One (1) Earlybird Bonus Pass to the 2020 Reno Ukulele Festival (Pass is Transferrable. Travel and Hotel accommodations not included).
3) Swag Bag of Ukulele accessories valued at over $100.
THREE RUNNERS UP WILL RECEIVE Swag Bag of Ukulele accessories valued at over $100.
WINNER WILL BE NOTIFIED via Facebook/Instagram private message and will also be posted publicly on or about September 20.
WINNERS WILL BE DETERMINED solely by Play Uke, LLC based on and not restricted to any or all of the following characteristics: Originality, creativity, quality, composition, costume, staging, usability.
ALL ENTRIES shall grant Play Uke, LLC free, unencumbered license to post and/or use photos for promotional purposes through December 31, 2020.
THIS CONTEST IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH FACEBOOK OR INSTAGRAM.
LEGALEZE AND MORE DETAILS
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
ELIGIBILITY: Contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older. Members of the Play Uke, LLC immediate family and paid participants of Play Uke, LLC events are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.
Eligibility of individual entries will be at the sole discretion of Play Uke, LLC , for any reason or for no reason, though specific reasons for disqualification may include use of inappropriate language or visuals. Entries generated by script, macro, mechanical or other automated means and entries by any means which subvert the entry process are void. Multiple entries received from any person in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the licensed property of the Play Uke, LLC through December 31, 2020 and may be published for any reason by Play Uke, LLC, and will not be returned.
WINNER: One Grand Prize winner and Three Runners-Up will be selected by Play Uke, LLC on or about September 20, 2019. Winners will be contacted via private messages at the address used to enter the contest, and the person receiving and replying to the winner announcement email will be considered the winner unless they specify another person within the reply email as the winner. Play Uke, LLC will mail the contest prizes to the addresses supplied by the recipients. Claiming of prizes requires an email response to Play Uke, LLC from the winning sender email address within 10 days of being notified of winning. Failure to respond shall mean that the winner forfeits the prize. Play Uke, LLC is not required to award elsewhere any prizes forfeited by the chosen winner.
SUBMISSION OF PHOTO: Entries selected for display will be judged entirely at the discretion of Play Uke, LLC. By submitting any photo or information to Play Uke, LLC , you hereby grant to Play Uke, LLC and its affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees and assigns, an irrevocable, perpetual and royalty-free right to use, reproduce, edit, display, transmit, prepare derivative works of, modify, publish and otherwise make use of the submitted photo or other information in any and all media, whether now known or hereinafter created, throughout the world and for any purpose, through December 31, 2020. You further agree to public display or removal of your post online by Play Uke, LLC for any purpose, without limitation.
The rights granted to Play Uke, LLC include but are not limited to the right to resize, crop, censor, compress, edit, feature, caption, affix logos to, and to otherwise alter or make use of the submitted photo.
COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT: By submitting any photo or information to Play Uke, LLC , you hereby represent and warrant that the submitted photo or information does not and shall not infringe on any copyright, any rights of privacy or publicity of any person, or any other right of any third party, and you have the right to grant any and all rights and licenses granted to Play Uke, LLC herein, including but not limited to all necessary rights under copyright, free and clear of any claims or encumbrances.
You acknowledge and agree that Play Uke, LLC shall have no obligation to post, display or otherwise make publicly available any photo or information submitted by you, but also has every right to post, display or otherwise make publicly available any photo or information submitted by you and may, in its sole and unfettered discretion, remove, edit, modify or delete any photo or information that you submit to Play Uke, LLC .
You understand and intend that any photo or information submitted by you to Play Uke, LLC may be available for viewing, rating, review and comment on by the public, and understand that comments or ratings with which you disagree or are unhappy about may be published or otherwise become associated with any photo or information you submit to Play Uke, LLC . By submitting any photo or information to Play Uke, LLC , you hereby waive any privacy expectations that you may have with respect to any such photo or information submitted by you to Play Uke, LLC.
You hereby agree to hold Play Uke, LLC and its affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees sponsors and assigns harmless from and against, and hereby waive any right to pursue, any claims of any nature arising in connection with the inclusion in, publication via or display on any Play Uke, LLC site, or any other use authorized under these Terms, of any photo or information submitted to Play Uke, LLC by you.
Photos or information submitted by you to the Site shall be the property of Play Uke, LLC , and Play Uke, LLC shall have no obligation to preserve, return or otherwise make available to you or others any photos or information so submitted.
This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or Instagram.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, each entrant agrees: (a) to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final in all respects relating to this Sweepstakes; (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the foregoing (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any awarded prize (or portion thereof), including any/all travel/activity related thereto; and (c) to the use of his/her name, address (city and state), voice, performance, photograph, image and/or other likeness for programming, advertising, publicity, trade and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use if asked to do so.
In the event of a dispute regarding entries received from multiple users having the same Facebook address, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses. Released Parties not responsible for any technical problems, malfunctions of any telephone lines, computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof. Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, undeliverable, destroyed, garbled, postage-due, illegible, inaccurate, delayed or stolen entries or mail; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether typographical, human mechanical, electronic, computer, network, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries or mail, the announcement of the prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. Sponsor may disqualify anyone from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning the prize (and void all associated entries) if, in its sole discretion, it determines that such person is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK ANY AND ALL REMEDIES AVAILABLE FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, modify or suspend any portion of the Sweepstakes for any reason, including should any cause corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes and, in the event of termination, to determine the potential winner in a random drawing from among all eligible non-suspect entries received and combined up to such time of impairment.