Sweepstakes

WBUR Spring Sweepstakes Rules & Regulations

NO PLEDGE NECESSARY TO ENTER. Pledging does not increase the chances of winning. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the U.S. (including the District of Columbia) and Canada, 18 or older. Sweepstakes begins at 6:00 AM ET on March 3, 2014. Deadlines for entry for each sweepstakes vary as specified below. A pledge in any amount within these deadlines results in an automatic entry. All WBUR sustainers are automatically entered. All times referenced are Eastern Time. To enter the sweepstakes without a pledge send a 3×5 card with full name, address, phone number, and email address to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215. One entry per person. All entries must be complete to be eligible. This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By entering sweepstakes, entrant consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts for resolution of all disputes. Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing approximately one month after the end of the fundraiser. Once submitted, entries become the sole property of WBUR and will not be returned. Winners will be notified by phone, mail and/or email. If potential winner(s) cannot be reached after 10 days from first notification attempt, or if an entrant is found to be ineligible, or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such prize will be forfeited. Entrants need not be present to win. In the event the winner declines the prize, another winner will be selected. In the event the second winner declines the prize, the prize may be designated for another sweepstakes or fundraising auction. Persons affiliated with The WBUR Group/Boston University are ineligible to win. Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and a receipt. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration. The WBUR Group is not responsible or liable for multiple entries completed or entered by other than human means or entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), tampered with, illegible, mutilated, forged, destroyed, incomplete, garbled, lost, misdirected, mechanically duplicated, mass machine printed, postage-due, or otherwise not in compliance with Official Rules (and such entries will be disqualified). Sweepstakes prizes and deadlines are as follows:

(a) Prize is a guided trip for two (2) people to Peru, courtesy of Wandrian Adventures Ltd. (DBA “Great Beyond Adventures”), for eleven (11) days, including travel time from the United States. Round trip economy air travel from Boston to Lima, Peru, planned itinerary, hotel accommodations, and most meals are included and arranged by Great Beyond Adventures. Transportation to destinations within Peru will be provided by Great Beyond Adventures. Great Beyond Adventures is exempt from any liability or required compensation from airline delays, cancellations, re-routings or delays not caused explicitly by Great Beyond Adventures. Trip specifics are subject to availability. Travelers agree to accept Great Beyond Adventures’ terms and conditions for trip. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to, meals and expenses en route to Peru, passport fees, travel visa, immunizations, bar beverages, spa services, internet usage, laundry, phone or other items of a personal nature, gratuities for guides, incidentals, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Optional excursions, insurance, additional costs to fly from airports other than Boston, business class upgrades and any other add-ons are not included and must be paid for by the travelers. Winner and travel companion are solely responsible for obtaining valid passports and any other documents necessary for international travel. Travel must be completed by May 31, 2015. Dates of travel are based upon availability and at Great Beyond Adventures’ sole discretion. Total approximate retail value of prize is $14,000. Actual value of trip may vary depending on dates of travel. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value. Prize is non-transferrable. Deadline to enter is Monday, March 31, 2014 at 7:00 PM ET.

(b) Prize is one (1) trip for two (2) people to Tuscany, Italy. Winner will receive a gift voucher for hotel accommodations and air travel in the amount of $5,000.00, provided by BCD Travel. Winner is responsible for payment of all tax obligations. Winner must pay departure fees and taxes, including the September 11th Security fee, at time of reservation. Optional excursions, insurance, single room supplements, additional costs to fly from airports other than Boston, business class upgrades and any other add-ons are not included and must be paid for by the travelers. Dates of travel are based upon availability and at WBUR’s sole discretion. WBUR reserves the right to substitute the trip for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Total prize is valued up to $5,000. Deadline to enter is Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 7:00 PM ET.

(c) Prize is two (2) bicycles from Wheelworks, one (1) Roubaix Elite (for men) and a Ruby Elite (for women), complete with riding shoes and helmets. Winner must redeem the prize by December 31, 2014. Total prize is valued at $5,000. Deadline to enter is Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 7:00 PM ET.

(d) Prize is one (1) trip for two (2) people to Martha’s Vineyard for eight (8) days and seven (7) nights. Winner will receive hotel accommodations at the Harbor View Hotel for Sunday, July 13, 2014 through Sunday, July 20, 2014. Winner will also receive round trip air travel from Boston to Martha’s Vineyard, provided by Cape Air. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to, meals, bar beverages, spa services, internet usage, laundry, phone or other items of a personal nature, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Optional excursions, insurance, additional costs to fly from airports other than Boston, business class upgrades and any other add-ons are not included and must be paid for by the travelers. Winner must travel on the dates specified above. WBUR reserves the right to substitute the trip for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Total approximate retail value of prize is $4,124. Actual value of trip may vary. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value. Prize is non-transferrable. Deadline to enter is Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 7:00 PM ET.

(e) Prize is one (1) trip for two (2) people to Paris, France. Winner will receive a gift voucher for hotel accommodations and air travel in the amount of $4,000.00, provided by BCD Travel. Winner is responsible for payment of all tax obligations. Winner must pay departure fees and taxes, including the September 11th Security fee, at time of reservation. Optional excursions, insurance, single room supplements, additional costs to fly from airports other than Boston, business class upgrades and any other add-ons are not included and must be paid for by the travelers. Dates of travel are based upon availability and at WBUR’s sole discretion. WBUR reserves the right to substitute the trip for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Total prize is valued up to $4,000. Deadline to enter is Friday, April 4, 2014 at 7:00 PM ET.

All entries must be postmarked by deadlines listed above or published online at: http://www.wbur.org/support/sweepstakesrules. Sweepstakes deadlines subject to be extended. Winners are responsible for payment of all tax obligations. Dates, times, deadlines, price, and prizes subject to change. Estimated odds of winning are determined by the number of entries received.

**To enter the sweepstakes without making a pledge, please complete this form.**

WBUR Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations for the 2014 Toyota Prius Two Model:  

NO PLEDGE NECESSARY TO ENTER. Pledging does not increase the chances of winning. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the U.S. (including the District of Columbia) and Canada, 18 or older. Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 AM ET on Friday, March 21, 2014. Deadlines for entry for each sweepstakes vary as specified below. A pledge in any amount within these deadlines results in an automatic entry. All WBUR sustainers are automatically entered. All times referenced are Eastern Time. To enter the sweepstakes without a pledge send a 3×5 card with full name, address, phone number, and email address to WBUR, c/o SWEEPSTAKES 890 Commonwealth Ave, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02215. One entry per person. All entries must be complete to be eligible. This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By entering sweepstakes, entrant consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts for resolution of all disputes. Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing approximately one month after the end of the fundraiser. Once submitted, entries become the sole property of WBUR and will not be returned. Winners will be notified by phone, mail and/or email. If potential winner(s) cannot be reached after 10 days from first notification attempt, or if an entrant is found to be ineligible, or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such prize will be forfeited. Entrants need not be present to win. In the event the winner declines the prize, another winner will be selected. In the event the second winner declines the prize, the prize may be designated for another sweepstakes or fundraising auction. Persons affiliated with The WBUR Group/Boston University are ineligible to win. Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and a receipt. No substitution will be allowed and prizes may not be redeemed for cash or other consideration. The WBUR Group is not responsible or liable for multiple entries completed or entered by other than human means or entries that are late (including delayed data transmissions), tampered with, illegible, mutilated, forged, destroyed, incomplete, garbled, lost, misdirected, mechanically duplicated, mass machine printed, postage-due, or otherwise not in compliance with Official Rules (and such entries will be disqualified). Sweepstakes prize and deadline are as follows:

Prize is one (1) 2014 Toyota Prius Two Model, provided by Prime Motors Group. The winner is responsible for all taxes, including sales tax, registration fees, and all other applicable fees related to the vehicle. Winner is responsible for payment of all other tax obligations. Winner does not have the option of customizing the new Toyota Prius Two Model, provided by Prime Motors Group. If the prize is not claimed within thirty (30) days of acceptance, or the winner is unwilling or unable to assume the tax liabilities associated with the prize, the prize is deemed forfeited. Total prize is valued at $23,095. Deadline to enter is Friday, March 28, 2014 at 11:59 PM ET.

All entries must be postmarked by deadlines listed above or published online at: http://www.wbur.org/support/sweepstakesrules. Sweepstakes deadlines subject to be extended. Winners are responsible for payment of all tax obligations. Dates, times, deadlines, price, and prizes subject to change. Estimated odds of winning are determined by the number of entries received.

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