Official Rules

Postcard Staycation Giveaway

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The postcard staycation giveaway is intended for legal residents of Central Ohio and shall only be construed and evaluated according to U.S. law. Do not enter if you are not located in Central Ohio at the time of entry.

ELIGIBILITY: The Postcard Staycation Giveaway is open and offered only to legal residents of the 50 United States, D.C. and all Canadian Providences who have reached the age of 18 years as of November 1, 2020. Employees of Visit Dublin Ohio and their immediate families (parent, child, sibling or spouse) and/or household members and any other persons or entities associated with this promotion are ineligible to enter or win.

SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: The Staycation prize is sponsored by Visit Dublin Ohio, 9 South High Street, Dublin, Ohio 43017.

AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES: By participating, giveaway entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the giveaway. Winning any Prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. 

HOW TO ENTER: The Giveaway begins on November 1, 2020, and ends on December 11, 2020 (“Giveaway Period”). Complete the entry form on the Postcard Staycation Giveaway landing page  to enter. Entrants must be 18 years of age and have a valid email address. One (1) entry per unique email address is allowed. 

SELECTION OF WINNERS: Odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received throughout the Giveaway Period. One winner will be selected randomly of all the entries received. Within two (2) business days following the closing date of the giveaway period, on or about December 11, 2020. Visit Dublin Ohio will contact the Prize Winner via email to inform the participant that they are the Getaway Winner. If after exercising reasonable efforts, Visit Dublin Ohio cannot reach a participant within one week from the first attempt to contact them, Visit Dublin Ohio will be free of any liability and may forfeit the prize. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an online participant, the prize will be awarded to the authorized account holder of the email address submitted.

PRIZE: One random entrant will be awarded: A Dublin Staycation with a one-night hotel stay at the Embassy Suites, four passes to the Columbus Zoo &  Aquarium, a $100 CLB Restaurants gift card, $25 Kilwins gift card and two Dublin tumblers. 

PRIZE CONDITIONS: The Prize must be redeemed by December 20, 2020. Prize has no cash value.

ADDITIONAL TERMS:  Visit Dublin Ohio reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any participant from the survey if Visit Dublin Ohio finds or reasonably believes such individual to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the giveaway or where applicable, the giveaway Page; and/or to be acting: (i) in violation of these Rules; (ii) in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner; or (iii) with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass Visit Dublin Ohio, any of their respective employees, any other participants, or any other person. Any attempt by a participant or other individual to automate the entry process, or otherwise, undermine the legitimate administration, security or operation of the survey, is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Visit Dublin Ohio reserves the right to seek remedies and damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Participants engaging in any of the foregoing activities may be disqualified and will forfeit any Prizes won. The decisions of Visit Dublin Ohio in regards to all matters of the survey are final and binding upon participants. In the event of any dispute regarding the interpretation of the rules of the survey or any decision rendered by Visit Dublin Ohio the decision or interpretation of Visit Dublin Ohio shall prevail. All participants must comply with applicable laws. Any entry that is illegible, incomplete, altered, or contains false information, is invalid. Participants acknowledge that Visit Dublin Ohio, and all involved advertising and promotional agencies, other suppliers providing Prizes or other materials or services in connection with this survey, anyone else involved in the development or execution of this survey each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliated companies and each of their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the "Releasees") have not made, -nor are in any manner responsible, for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to, its quality, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Further, no responsibilities are accepted by any of the Releasees for any additional expenses, omissions, delays, re-routing, or acts of any government or authority. 

BY PARTICIPATING IN THE GIVEAWAY, EACH PARTICIPANT HEREBY RELEASES AND HOLDS HARMLESS ALL OF THE RELEASEES FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, INJURIES, LOSS, CLAIMS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES) ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH: (I) PARTICIPATING IN THE GIVEAWAY; AND/OR (II) ACCEPTANCE, USE, MISUSE OR NONUSE OF ANY PRIZE OR PARTS THEREOF, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LIABILITY FOR DEATH, PERSONAL INJURY, DAMAGE OR LOSS OF ANY KIND, LOSS INCURRED DURING TRAVEL TO/FROM, AND/OR ATTENDANCE AT, ANY OF THE EVENTS FORMING PART OF THE PRIZES AND FROM LIABILITY TO ANY OTHER PERSONS RELATING TO OR RESULTING FROM ENTERING THE SURVEY. Without limiting the foregoing, the Releasees are not responsible for: (i) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by participants, Facebook, Survey Monkey, or any third parties, or by any of the equipment, hardware, software or programming associated or used with the Giveaway; (ii) technical errors, defects, delays or failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctions, interruptions or disconnections in communications lines, Internet or website access, hardware or software; (iii) digital or electronic disruptions (e.g. security breaches); (iv) unauthorized human intervention (e.g. hacking); (v) technical or human error which may occur in connection with any aspect of the Giveaway; (vi) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from a participants or Guest's participation in the giveaway, or receipt or use of any Prize; (vii) participants’ breach of Facebook’s terms of use; and (viii) lost, incomplete, illegible or garbled entries, mail or transmissions, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections, miscommunications, computer viruses, bugs, worms, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, failed computer hardware or software or telephone transmissions, or other errors or problems of any kind whether electronic, mechanical, or human. Notwithstanding any other provision contained herein, Visit Dublin Ohio reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, amend, cancel, suspend, reinstate or close the giveaway, at any time in whole or in part without prior notification, and for any reason whatsoever. The Giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or otherwise associated with, Facebook. Participants are providing their information to Visit Dublin Ohio and not to Facebook.