NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
COMMON TERMS USED IN THESE RULES:
In these rules, “we,” “our,” and “us” refer to Balloon Time, the Sponsor of this Sweepstakes. “You” or “your” or “yourself or “I” refers to an eligible Sweepstakes entrant.
WHAT ARE THE START AND END DATES/TIMES?
The Sweepstakes starts at 9:00:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (EST) on March 1, 2016, and ends at 11:59:59 PM EST on April 18, 2016 (“Entry Period”). Entries must be received within the Entry Period to be eligible.
CAN I ENTER?
You are eligible to enter this Sweepstakes if you meet the following requirements at time of entry:
This Sweepstakes is void outside of the geographic areas described above and wherever else prohibited by law.
HOW DO I ENTER?
Each week during the Entry Period, Balloon Time will display two (2) DIY Projects (each a “Duel”). The parties that receive the most votes in Duels #1-4 will move to the Semi-Finals. The parties that receive the most votes in Duels #5 and 6 will move to Finals.
To enter the Sweepstakes:
 Go to www.balloontime.com/diyduels;
 Cast your vote for the weekly DIY project you like best;
 Enter your email address; and
 Click the “Vote” button to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.
|Duel #:||Duel Start Date/Time:||Duel End Date/Time:|
|1||3/01/2016 at 9:00:00 AM (EST)||3/07/2016 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)|
|2||3/08/2016 at 12:00:00 AM (EST)||3/14/2016 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)|
|3||3/15/2016 at 12:00:00 AM (EST)||3/21/2016 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)|
|4||3/22/2016 at 12:00:00 AM (EST)||3/28/2016 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)|
|5||3/29/2016 at 12:00:00 AM (EST)||4/04/2016 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)|
|6||4/05/2016 at 12:00:00 AM (EST)||4/11/2016 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)|
|7||4/12/2016 at 12:00:00 AM (EST)||4/18/2016 at 11:59:59 PM (EST)|
We reserve the right to reject any entry, in our sole and absolute discretion, that we determine does not meet the above criteria.
Entry Limit? Limit one (1) vote (an “entry”) per person/email address per Duel during the Balloon Time DIY Duels Sweepstakes. A timeframe for each Duel is defined in the chart above. Non-winning entries will not carry over to subsequent weeks, if any. Any attempt to obtain more than one (1) entry per Duel by using multiple/different email addresses or any other methods will void all of your attempted entries and you may be disqualified.
We are not responsible for entries that we do not receive for any reason, or for entries that we receive but are not decipherable for any reason.
We will automatically disqualify:
WINNER SELECTION AND PRIZES:
Seven (7) Prize winners will be selected for the Balloon Time DIY Duels Sweepstakes, one (1) winner for each Duel. Winners will be selected in a random drawings held on or about 12:00:00 PM EST on April 20, 2016, in New York, from all eligible entries received for each Duel. Selected winners will be notified via email to the email account they used to submit their vote, Administrator, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to the drawings, will conduct the random draws.
Canadian Residents only: Before being declared a prize winner, a potential prize winner must first correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a mathematical skill-testing question. The skill-testing question will be administered by email.
Seven (7) Prizes: One (1) $100 Balloon Time branded VISA gift card. Gift card is subject to additional terms and conditions and must be redeemed by the date listed on the gift card. ARV: $100 USD each.
The total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of all prizes: $700 USD.
Limit one (1) prize per person.
If for any reason an advertised prize is unavailable, we reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value as permitted. We will only award the prizes described and in the numbers stated. If you are a potential winner, subject to verification, we will notify you by sending you an email to the email account you enter with within five (5) days following the random drawing. If the notification we send is returned as undeliverable, you do not respond by the deadline or you are otherwise unreachable for any reason, we may award the prize to an alternate, randomly selected winner.
If there is a dispute as to who is the potential winner, we will consider the potential winner to be the authorized account holder of the email account used to enter the Sweepstakes.
If you are confirmed as a winner of this Sweepstakes:
WHAT ARE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING?
Your odds of winning in this Sweepstakes depends on the number of eligible entries we receive for each Duel. Non-winning entries will not carry over to subsequent drawings, if any.
WHAT OTHER CONDITIONS ARE YOU AGREEING TO BY ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES?
By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree:
WHAT LAWS GOVERN THE WAY THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS EXECUTED AND ADMINISTRATED?
This Sweepstakes will be governed by the laws of the State of Ohio, and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the State of Ohio for any disputes arising out of this Sweepstakes. If you do not agree with this provision and these Official Rules, please do not enter this Sweepstakes.
WHAT IF SOMETHING UNEXPECTED HAPPENS AND THE SWEEPSTAKES CAN’T RUN AS PLANNED?
If someone cheats, or a virus, bug, bot, catastrophic event, or any other unforeseen or unexpected event that cannot be reasonably anticipated or controlled, (also referred to as force majeure) affects the fairness and / or integrity of this Sweepstakes, we reserve the right to cancel, change or suspend this Sweepstakes. This right is reserved whether the event is due to human or technical error. If a solution cannot be found to restore the integrity of the Sweepstakes, we reserve the right to select winners from among all eligible entries received before we had to cancel, change or suspend the Sweepstakes.
If you attempt or we have strong reason to believe that you have compromised the integrity or the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, creating a bot or other automated program, or by committing fraud in ANY way, we may seek damages from you to the fullest extent permitted by law. Further, we may disqualify you, and ban you from participating in any of our future Sweepstakes, so please play fairly.
HOW CAN YOU FIND OUT WHO WON?
To receive confirmation of who won, send an email with the subject ‘DIY Duels’ to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 29, 2016.
WHO IS SPONSORING THIS SWEEPSTAKES?
Worthington Cylinder Corp., manufacturer and trademark owner of Balloon Time, is the sponsor of this Sweepstakes. Worthington Cylinder Corp. is located at 200 Old Wilson Bridge Rd. Columbus, OH 43085.
Residents of Canada, please note: Participation in the Sweepstakes implies consent to transfer personal data to the United States for purposes of administration of the Sweepstakes and consent for personal information to be transmitted, stored and processed in jurisdictions outside of Canada that may not have the same protections as the Canada. Personal information may be used to: (A) contact Entrants regarding the Sweepstakes in response to you soliciting such messages by entering the Sweepstakes; (B) publish an Entrant’s name in a Winners List, if they should win; and (C) if an Entrant selects to receive additional information, to send additional information to that Entrant. Entrants have the right to access, withdraw and correct their personal data. Entrants may request such action by sending a message to the Balloon Time DIY Duels Sweepstakes Opt-out Request c/o 1000heads, 580 Broadway, Suite 201, New York, NY 10012. For further information see http://www.balloontime.com/terms-of-service-privacy-policy/.
Residents of the United Kingdom, please note: In relation to entrants who are residents in the United Kingdom, nothing in these Rules shall exclude or in any way limit any party’s liability (a) for death or personal injury arising from any party’s negligence or (b) in respect of fraud.
RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM:
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No purchase necessary. Sweepstakes open only to legal residents of the 50 US/DC, the UK and CAN (ex. Quebec) who are the age of majority in their state/province/territory/country of residence. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes ends 4/18/15 at 11:59:59 PM EST. Sponsor: Worthington Cylinder Corp., Columbus, OH.
Visa is not a participant in or a Sponsor of this Promotion nor do they endorse or support this promotion in any way, and its name and logos are registered trademarks of Visa.