OFFICIAL ROCKSTAR TEXT IN TO WIN TICKETS TO ELECTRIC PALMS FESTIVAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES
1. NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN PRIZE. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING A PRIZE. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED.
2. Entry Period: ROCKSTAR TEXT IN TO WIN TICKETS TO THE ELECTRIC PALMS FESTIVAL ("Sweepstakes") commences on September 1st, 2012 at 12:00 a.m. PST and ends on September 16th, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. PST ("Sweepstakes Period"). All entries must be received on or before September 16th, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. PST.
3. Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents Hawaii. Winners of any official Rockstar sweepstakes during the 180 days prior to this Sweepstakes Promotion Period and employees, agents and representatives of Rockstar, Inc. ("Sponsor"), its subsidiaries, affiliates, related entities, owners, distributors, retailers, and advertising/promotion agencies (collectively, "Released Parties"), and their immediate family members (parent, spouse, sibling, or child, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the same household of each (whether or not related) are not eligible to participate or win. By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to be bound by these rules. Subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.
4. Entering the Sweepstakes: There are two (2) ways to enter during the Promotion Period: online or by text message. 1) Text Message: Participants may enter the Sweepstakes by texting the dedicated short code “ALOHA” (available at various participating retail locations selling Rockstar products, on the Website, and at the e-mail address below) to 99158 during the Promotion Period. Standard data and text messaging rates for each text message sent and received from your handset will apply according to the terms of your service agreement with your wireless provider. To stop text ‘STOP’ to 99158, for help, text “HELP’ to 99158. In order to obtain an Entry Code, you must be a wireless service subscriber and must have two-way text messaging functionality. Check your pricing plan and phone capabilities for specific text messaging instructions; or 2) E-mail: Send an e-mail with the subject line "ROCKSTAR TEXT IN TO WIN TICKETS TO THE ELECTRIC PALMS FESTIVAL" containing your first name, last name, address, city, state, zip code, phone number, and e-mail address to VIP@rockstar69.com. Entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM PST on 9/16/12 to be eligible. Limit one (1) entry per person per household throughout the Sweepstakes Period regardless of the method of entry. Additional entries received from the same person or e-mail address after the first entry received from that person or email address will be void. All entry materials become the property of Sponsor. Entries void if forms obtained outside the authorized channels described herein. All electronically or mechanically reproduced entries or entries made using third party software or websites are void. Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, incomplete, misdirected, delayed, garbled, inaccurate, damaged text messages or entries, or for telephonic, human or computer failures, problems or errors, interruptions in service due to system upgrades, repairs, modifications or other causes, failures or malfunctions of connections, satellite, network, cable, Internet Service Provider (ISP), wireless service, cellular tower, phones, phone lines or telephone systems, traffic congestion on the internet, technical or mechanical, technical, electronic, computer, printing, typographical, or network malfunctions, or other malfunctions or errors, whether caused by equipment, programming, human error or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the announcement of the prizes, any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes, the processing of registrations, entries, or for any travel delays, postponements or cancellations, or for printing, typographical, human or other errors appearing in these Official Rules or other Sweepstakes-related materials.
5. Winner Selection: On September 8th 2012 ("Period 1 Drawing") and September 17th 2012 ("Period 2 Drawing"), eight (8) winners will be randomly selected from the eligible entries, for a total of sixteen (16) winners. Sponsor will attempt to notify the sixteen (16) winners within one (1) week of each drawing. If Sponsor is unable to reach a randomly selected winner within two (2) days, it may, at its sole discretion, make two (2) additional attempts to ascertain a potential winner by randomly drawing from all remaining eligible entries. If no winner is ascertained after said additional attempts, the prize assigned to that drawing will remain un-awarded. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries submitted. Non-winning entries received prior to the Period 1 Drawing will roll over and be eligible to win in the Period 2 Drawing. Limit one prize per person during the Sweepstakes Period.
6. Prize: Sixteen (16) winners will receive two (2) tickets to The Electric Palms Music Festival, in Honolulu Hawaii on September 21st 2012. All additional ground transportation, meals, gratuities, service charges or other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and uses not specified herein as being awarded are the responsibility of the winner. Winner is responsible for all expenses not specifically mentioned herein, including any and all federal, state and local taxes associated with prize. The approximate retail value ("ARV") of the prize package is $76.00 USD. The total ARV of all prizes to be awarded in the Sweepstakes is $1,216 USD. Fulfillment of the prize shall occur on the weekend of the "The Electric Palms Music Festival" concert September 21st 2012. Rockstar reserves the right to change the date of fulfillment and Rockstar reserves the right to designate which stop on the tour shall apply for any winner. In no event will more prizes be awarded than are provided for in these Official Rules. Sponsor shall not be responsible if the event that constitutes the prize is cancelled for any reason Prizes are non-transferable and non-substitutable.
7. Winner Verification: The winner must sign an affidavit of eligibility, waiver, W9 (or any applicable tax documentation) and provide Rockstar with proof of age through valid government picture identification. Winner will also afford Sponsor and Revolver the right to use winner's name, likeness, and other rights of publicity without additional compensation for Rockstar's own promotional purposes. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE RULES, OR ANY REQUIREMENT ABOVE, MAY RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AND ALL PRIZES AND OTHER CONSIDERATION WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
8. Miscellaneous: Released Parties do not assume any responsibility for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, regardless of cause, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in this Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, stolen, illegible, incomplete, delayed, garbled, misdirected or late entries or mail. Released Parties are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, or failure of any e-mail on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes for any reason. In the event it does so, Sponsor shall post notice of its action at www.rockstar69.com and shall award the prize in a random drawing from among all eligible non-suspect entries received as of the termination date. All interpretations of these Official Rules and decisions by Sponsor are final. THE CALIFORNIA COURTS (STATE AND FEDERAL) OF SAN FRANCISCO SHALL HAVE SOLE JURISDICTION OF ANY CONTROVERSIES REGARDING THE SWEEPSTAKES AND THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA SHALL GOVERN THE SWEEPSTAKES WITHOUT REGARD TO ANY CONFLICTS OF LAWS RULES, INCLUDING THOSE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, WHOSE EFFECT WOULD BE THAT OF APPLYING THE LAWS OF A JURISDICTION OTHER THAN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA. EACH ENTRANT WAIVES ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THESE COURTS AND HEREBY SUBMITS TO THE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS.
10. Copy of Rules/Winner List: For a copy of the official rules/winners list to the Sweepstakes send an email with your specific request to VIP@rockstar69.com.