NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT AFFECT YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS CONTEST IS OPEN ONLY TO NATURAL PERSONS, WHO ARE AT LEAST THIRTEEN (13) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AS OF JUNE 1, 2016. ANY ENTRANT UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN (18) MUST HAVE PARENT/LEGAL GUARDIAN CONSENT TO ENTER THIS CONTEST. ENTRY IN THIS CONTEST CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. 1. ELIGIBILITY: This Dry Tortugas National Park Hashtag Contest (“Contest”) is only open to individuals who: (a) are at least thirteen (13) years of age or older as of June 1, 2016. (b) have visited the Dry Tortugas National Park and Fort Jefferson in Florida. Any entrant under the age of eighteen (18) years old must have a parent/legal guardian consent to enter the Contest. Also excludes any other person directly connected with the production, distribution or supply of goods or services in connection with this Contest including employees, officers, directors, agents and representatives of the Yankee Freedom III, BlackDog Advertising, the National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Forest Service. Photo entries to this Contest must be of locations and subjects contained within the Dry Tortugas National Park. Void where prohibited by law. 2. TO ENTER: Eligible individuals may enter this Contest without having to purchase anything by sharing images taken by the aforementioned individual at the Dry Tortugas National Park on Twitter and Instagram in accordance with the contest guidelines provided. An entrant can only be selected as a monthly winner once. No other image submitted by the aforementioned entrant with the #DryTortugas will be considered by the judges. Photograph(s) submitted online must have a high-resolution version available. High-resolution jpeg versions with a minimum file size of 2MB must be available for display at the Dry Tortugas National Park Service Centennial Celebration. Minor manipulation of photographs is permitted. Photograph(s) depicting anything that does not adhere to the rules of the Federal Recreation Agencies, contain unsafe acts, present resource or public use management concerns or photographs that are inappropriate, indecent or obscene, as determined by Contest Management in their sole discretion, shall be disqualified. All Federal Recreation Agency rules must be followed when taking photographs. By sharing your image on Twitter and/or Instagram with the correct hashtag as determined by contest guidelines, you (parent/legal guardian if entrant is a minor in his/her state of residence) agree that the photograph(s) conforms to the guidelines and content restrictions set forth above and that the Contest Management, in their sole discretion, may remove the photograph(s) and disqualify you from this Contest if they believe, in their sole discretion, that the photograph(s) fails to conform to such guidelines and restrictions. By entering, entrants (parent/legal guardian if entrant is a minor in his/her state of residence) represent and warrant that the photograph(s) that they submit:
• Are their own original creations;
• Do not infringe any other person’s or entity’s rights; and
• Have not been submitted previously in a contest or promotion of any kind.
Entries must be submitted by the original creator. Any clearly identifiable individuals in winning photographs must sign release permitting the use of their image per contest guidelines. Photograph(s) created by someone other than you but submitted by you will be disqualified. You must be the sole owner of the copyright of any photograph(s) submitted. Your submission of each photograph is your guarantee that you are the author and copyright holder of the photograph. Winning entrants (parent/legal guardian if entrant is a minor in his/her state of residence) will be contacted by #drytortugas Contest Management for their permission to grant limited, worldwide, royalty-free usage of entrants photograph for contest promotion for a 24 month period. Entrant remains the exclusive copyright holder of their photograph. Contest Management will make every attempt to credit the photographer by name when representing their photograph in online & offline promotions. Descriptions or titles, if any, used with the photograph(s) are in the Contest Management’s sole discretion. Winning entrants (parent/legal guardian if entrant is a minor in his/her state of residence) agree to have their submitted photograph(s) used and displayed, either singularly or in combination with others and in any size, on the Contest Management’s respective websites and on the websites, social media, and print materials of the Contest Management without any fee or other form of compensation due at any time. In the event that ownership of any photograph(s) submitted is challenged in any manner by any person, Contest Management may disqualify that photograph(s) and will discontinue use of the photograph(s). Any individual who attempts or otherwise encourages, directly or indirectly, the entry of multiple or false contact information under multiple identities, multiple email accounts, or uses any device or artifice to enter or encourage, directly or indirectly, multiple or false entries, as determined by the Contest Management, will be disqualified. If, in the Contest Management’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of this Contest, or if a computer virus, bug, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness or proper conduct of this Contest, and/or this Contest is not capable of being conducted as described in these Official Rules, the Contest Management shall have the right, at their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to void any entries submitted fraudulently, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Contest, and to select the prize winner from all non-suspect entries received prior to action taken, or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by the Contest Management. If this Contest is cancelled, modified, suspended or terminated, notice will be posted on www.drytortugas.com. The Contest Management reserves the right to prosecute any fraudulent entries to the fullest extent of the law. At the Contest Management’s sole discretion, Contest winner may be disqualified at any time. 3. PRIZES: 12 monthly winners will be named over the course of the campaign as well as 1 grand prize winner. All 12 winners will receive one National Park annual pass. During the campaign, the monthly winners will have their names and winning photographs displayed in the following locations:
Dry Tortugas Website (https://www.drytortugas.com/)
Dry Tortugas Facebook Cover Photo (https://www.facebook.com/drytortugas)
Dry Tortugas Twitter Page (https://twitter.com/yankeefreedom)
Dry Tortugas National Park Website (http://www.nps.gov/drto/index.htm)
Dry Tortugas National Park Facebook Cover Photo (https://www.facebook.com/drytortugasNPS)
Dry Tortugas National Park Twitter Page (https://twitter.com/DryTortugasNPS)
The grand prize winner will have their winning photo displayed in all the aforementioned locations during their month and will also receive a $500 Visa gift card. 4. ENTRANTS’ AGREEMENT: The submission or attempted submission of an entry for this Contest constitutes the entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and to any decisions made by the Contest Management, all decisions of which pertaining to this Contest shall be final and binding without any right of appeal. Winning a prize is contingent upon entrant fulfilling all the requirements of and all terms and conditions provided in these Official Rules. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from this Contest. All entries, including photograph(s) submitted, and any Request for Information and Waiver or Affidavit document provided to the Contest Management become the property of the Contest Management and will not be returned. 5. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winners will be notified, at the Contest Management’s sole option, via Instagram or Twitter. 6. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE: The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, non-authorized human intervention, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest; (b) technical failures of any kind including, but not limited to, malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines, network hardware or software, cable, satellite, cellular tower, or Internet service provider; (c) bugs, viruses, worms, unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or this Contest or any other causes which impair the fairness, integrity or administration of this Contest (in such event, the Contest Management reserves the right, at their sole option, to modify, terminate or suspend this Contest); (d) typographical, printing, network, mechanical, electronic, technical, human or other errors or malfunctions of any kind relating to or in connection with this Contest including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in the administration of this Contest, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes or other errors in these Official Rules or in any other Contest-related materials; (e) any liability, loss, injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in this Contest or receipt, use or misuse of any prize; or (f) lost, incomplete, late, misdirected, garbled, undelivered, incomplete, stolen, or mutilated transactions, subscriptions or entries; or garbled, lost, misrouted or scrambled transmissions. (If for any reason an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in this Contest.) 7. PUBLICITY: Winning entrant grants permission (parent/legal guardian if entrant is a minor in his/her state of residence) to the Contest Management and their respective designees permission for limited, worldwide, royalty-free usage of entrants photograph for contest promotion including worldwide broadcast & publishing. Entrant remains the exclusive copyright holder of their photograph. Also granted is the use of the entrant’s name, company name, statements regarding this contest, image, photograph, video, voice and/or likeness for advertising and promotional use for a period of 24 months without additional compensation, notification or additional permission, unless prohibited by law. All interviews with winning entrant and articles/blog posts created in relation to this contest shall remain in perpetuity until otherwise removed by Contest Management. This Contest and all entries are subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law.