NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW OR REGULATION.
BY ENTERING THE WIN A TRIP TO ARMENIA RAFFLE, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH FORM A CONTRACT. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITY OBLIGATIONS ON THE PART OF ENTRANT AND A LIMITATION OF ENTRANT’S RIGHTS AND REMEDIES.
Eligibility. The “Win a Trip to Armenia” raffle is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older, or at least the legal age of majority in the state in which they reside at the time of entry (the Entrant). Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to win a prize: (a) employees or agents of Sponsor, Administrator, and each of their respective companies, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, (b) individuals engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for the Sweepstakes; and (c) persons who (i) are in the immediate family of any person in any of the preceding categories (including mother, father, sister, brother, daughter, son, spouse, grandmother, grandfather, children or grandchildren), regardless of where they live, or (ii) reside in the same household, whether related or not, as any person in any of the preceding categories. All eligibility is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. All entries submitted are the property of the Armenia and Travel and My Armenia project .
“Win a Trip to Armenia” raffle. Timing. The “Win a Trip to Armenia” begins on Monday, June 26, 2018 at 12:01:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), and ends on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 11:59:59 p.m.
How To Enter. During the ”Win a Trip to Armenia” raffle, complete the online Official Entry Form found at https://armenia.travel/en/win-a-trip-to-armenia. Registration will also include the following: e-mail, city, state, zip, age and email address and other questions. After you have submitted your registration, you will automatically be notified through your e-mail and receive your unique ID for the raffle participation.
Limit. You may enter one time during the “Win a Trip to Armenia”.
Agreement to Official Rules. Participation constitutes Entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to the within Official Rules and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and legally binding in all respects.
Winner Selection and Notification. A random drawing will be conducted by the Administrator on or about Thursday, August 3, 2018 from all eligible entries made during the “Win a Trip to Armenia” raffle. The details will be published through Armenia and Travel Facebook and Instagram pages. The organisers will contact the winner through e-mail after the raffle. The potential winner will be notified by e-mail using the contact information provided at the time of entry. Sponsor shall have no liability for any notification that is lost, intercepted, or not received for any reason. If, despite reasonable efforts, any potential winner does not respond within (24) hours of the first notification attempt, or if prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable, such potential winner will forfeit the prize and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate potential winner may be selected. If any potential winner is found to be ineligible, or if the subject potential winner has not complied with the within Official Rules, or declines a prize for any reason, such potential winner will be disqualified and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate potential winner may be selected.
Prize. Trip for two (2) to Armenia. Prize includes the following:
Round Trip (economy class) for 2 possible time slots in October 2018, departure from US (cities New York, Boston, LA, Washington DC) to Yerevan, Armenia.
Five (5) nights (double occupancy) accommodation in Yerevan, Armenia. (covered by the State Tourism Committee)
All in country expenses (covered by My Armenia project).
All travel must be completed by the end of October 2018.
Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value. Prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable, and no substitutions will be made except as provided herein, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize is not redeemable for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a particular prize for one of comparable or greater value. Winner is responsible for any and all applicable local, state, and/or federal taxes and fees. Trip winner and travel companion(s) must have valid travel documents (e.g., government issued I.D., passport, etc.) along with any other travel requirements in order to travel by plane prior to departure, and failure to do so may result in forfeiture of Prize. Winner and his/her travel companion(s) are solely responsible for satisfying all legally required conditions of travel. Winner must have a valid major credit card to check-in to a hotel. The potential winner will be required to sign (a) an Affidavit of Eligibility, (b) an Agreement of Publicity (granting Sponsor the right to use the name and image of the winner for advertising and promotion purposes), (c) a liability release, and (d) a form W9, Taxpayer Request for Identification, and return each of the properly executed documents to the Administrator within seven (7) days of attempted notification as a condition of awarding the prize. A potential winner who satisfies all of the Sweepstakes requirements, including without limitation, those set forth in this paragraph, will be designated the official winner (the “Winner”).
Winner Publicity Requirements. Acceptance of the prize shall constitute the Winner’s agreement and consent for Sponsor and its designees to use winner’s name, likeness, photo avatar, and/or prize information (including, without limitation, city and state of residence) in connection with the "Win a Trip to Armenia" raffle for promotional, advertising or other purposes, in any manner, worldwide, in any and all media, whether now known or hereafter devised, including the Internet, without limitation and without further payment, notification, permission or other consideration, except where prohibited by law.
FORCE MAJEURE. If, for any reason, the “Win a Trip to Armenia” raffle (or any part thereof) is not capable of running as planned by reason of computer virus, bug, system malfunction, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, fire, flood, earthquake, storm or other natural cataclysm, riot, strike, terrorist activity, civil commotion, governmental regulation, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which, in its sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the "Win a Trip to Armenia" raffle (or any part thereof), Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the "Win a Trip to Armenia", or to thereafter conduct the "Win a Trip to Armenia" raffle by selecting the prize winner(s) for affected Sweepstakes Period drawing(s) from among all eligible entries received for such affected Sweepstakes Period drawing(s) prior to the action taken by Sponsor or otherwise in a manner which is fair, equitable and in accordance with these Official Rules, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.