To win during the Summer of Fun is so easy....
In fact, it is as easy as logging on to MYTWINTIERS.COM or pickng up your cell phone.
Just text the "codeword" below the prize YOU want to win to 45548. Or even still, login to the contest section
at MYTWINTIERS.COM and register the word with your name, address, and phone number.
The more you register, the more chances for you to win. Register as often as you like for the prizes YOU want to win.
Throughout the Summer of Fun we will announce the winners during select newscasts on WETM 18 News.
We will also give you a heads-up each week on what prizes we are giving out that week.
So keep your eyes on the TV or check in at MYTWINTIERS.COM to see when we are getting ready to award another prize.
The Official Rules are printed in a few pages, so if you are into reading legal documents and fine print, you can find it there.
Good luck, be safe, watch WETM 18 News, and enjoy the Summer of Fun!
To win a 39” Samsung LED HDTV
Text BIGSCREEN to 45548 OR CLICK HERE TO ENTER ONLINE
To win an iPad Mini, Text APPLE to 45548 OR CLICK HERE TO ENTER ONLINE
Approximate retail value of all prizes can be found in the Official Rules in the Summer of Fun Guide or at MYTWINTIERS.COM.
No purchase necessary. Sweepstakes ends 9/12/14. Message and data rates may apply. Check your wireless plan.
Open to NY & PA residents who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. See full rules for free entry method. Text STOP to quit.
This sweepstakes is sponsored by WETM-TV( “Sponsor”). Sweepstakes is void where prohibited.By entering, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules.
HOW TO ENTER:
No purchase is necessary to enter or win this Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes begins on or about May 30, 2014 and ends on or about August 29, 2014. (the “Entry Period”). Entrants may enter this Sweepstakes by: Texting select words to 45548 from their cellular phone or by registering online at MYTWINTIERS.COM. Message and data rates may apply. Check your wireless plan. Available on participating carriersonly. There is no fee to enter. All online entrants will be required to complete online registration. All entries become the property of Sponsor, and Sponsor reserves the right to use any information submitted by entrants. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, misdirected or mutilated entries, including due to technical/network failures, human error, or any other error or malfunction.Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. [If email/online entry is required: The authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry will be considered the entrant. An “authorized account holder” shall mean the natural person assigned to such e-mail account by the Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with such e-mail account. A potential winner may be requested to provide proof that he or she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with a winning entry. Entrants agree not to upload, post or transmit any materials which contain any computer viruses, Easter eggs, worms, Trojan Horses or other harmful component or programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information. Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any person who makes such attempt(s).]
This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of NY & Pennsylvania who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of Sponsor and their family members or persons living in the same households of such individuals are not eligible to participate in this Sweepstakes. All federal, state, and local laws apply. Winner will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility (except where prohibited) affirming his or her agreement to all terms, conditions, and restrictions in these Sweepstakes rules.
SIXTEEN PRIZES will be given away. The Prizes will include: One Mini iPad (approx. retail value $329); One 39” Samsung LED HDTV (approx. retail value $400); Two 4-packs of Knoebel’s Ride All Day Tickets for the 2014 season (approx. retail value $176); One 1-year New York Sport and Fitness Private Membership (approx. retail value $2,000); One 1-year New York Sport and Fitness Team Membership (approx. retail value $1,800); One Spa from Hesselson’s (approx. retail value $4,000-winner is responsible for all applicable sales tax and installation charges; this prize is non-transferable; prize includes cover and chemicals for proper set-up of spa); One Annual Golf Membership to The Club at Shepard Hills Golf Course (approx. retail value $1,200); Two (2) $100 Gift Certificates to Outback Steakhouse; One $500 gift certificate to America’s Mattress; One 4-pack of tickets to Tag’s Summer Stage “Up in Smoke with Cheech and Chong” show, scheduled for 8/2/14 (approx. retail value $100); One 4-pack of tickets to Tag’s Summer Sound Stage “Boston” show on 7/12/14 (approx. retail value $158); Two foursomes of golf with cart (18 holes for each foursome) at The Club at Shepard Hills (approx. retail value $160) One 4-pack of tickets to the Million Dollar Quartet show at the Clemens Center on 6/13/14 (approx. retail value $240). Actual retail value may vary. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value. The Prize may not be exchanged or redeemed for cash, sold, or traded. No prize transfer, assignment, or substitution by Winner is permitted. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Winner must accept the Prize as awarded. Each prize is non-transferable and may not be exchanged for cash or any other consideration.
SWEEPSTAKES RANDOM DRAWING:
Sponsor will select SIXTEEN Prize Winners from among all eligible entries at random. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received. The person[s] selected as the winner of a prize ([each a] “Winner”) will be notified by return text message or phone call. Dates that individual prizes will be awarded will be determined during the Entry Period.
CONDITIONS AND RESTRICTIONS APPLY:
Winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Upon request from Sponsor, entrants must promptly furnish proof of legal U.S. residency, legal age, and eligibility to enter the Sweepstakes. An entrant’s failure promptly to comply with such a request will result in the entrant’s disqualification. Winner is subject to
verification by Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. An entrant is not a winner of any prize unless and until entrant’s eligibility has been verified and entrant has been notified that verification is complete. In the event that a winner is determined to be ineligible, the prize will be forfeited and Sponsor reserves the right to randomly select an alternate winner from among the remaining eligible entries. In the event that a winner is determined to be ineligible or fails to respond to Sponsor within two (2) days of Sponsor’s first attempted notification, the Prize will be forfeited and Sponsor reserves the right to randomly select an alternate winner from among the remaining eligible entries. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Sweepstakes without awarding the Prize [or other prizes] if no eligible winner or alternate winner claims the prize within the required time period. Winner will be required to execute and return to Sponsor a liability release and affidavit of eligibility without modification (except where prohibited) within 10 days of notice of winning. In the event that Winner fails to execute and return a liability release and affidavit of eligibility (except where prohibited) within 10 days of notice of winning, or in the event that Winner returns the release and affidavit form with modifications, Winner’s prize may be forfeited and Sponsor may randomly select an alternate winner from among the remaining eligible entries. Winner will be solely responsible for any and all local, state, and federal taxes. Sponsor will report any individual winnings over $600 (in cash or fair market value of goods or services) in a one-year period to the Internal Revenue Service. Winner will receive a Form 1099 from Sponsor if Sponsor report any winnings to the Internal Revenue Service. Winner agrees to the use of his/her name and/or likeness in further promotional materials and press releases by Sponsor without any additional compensation (except where prohibited). By entering this Sweepstakes, Winner agrees that Sponsor has the right without notice or further compensation to publicize, by any medium, Winner’s name, voice, image, and likeness, the fact that Winner won, and all matters incidental thereto. Winner agrees to execute any additional liability or publicity release agreements requested by Sponsor.
LIMITATION ON LIABILITY:
Sponsor will not be responsible for lost, late, damaged, defaced, incomplete, stolen, illegible, indiscernible, mutilated, illegally obtained, postage due or misdirected entries or for any typographical, or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes, or announcement of the prizes and/or all Sweepstakes-related materials. By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant forever discharges, releases, and holds harmless Sponsor, and each of its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of [its/their] respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability, claims, losses, damages, causes of action, suits, and demands of any kind arising from or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, responsibility for property damage, loss of life, or personal injury resulting from or in connection with participating in the Sweepstakes or from or in connection with use or receipt of the Grand Prize, however caused.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY:
By participating in the Sweepstakes, each participant waives any and all claims of liability against Sponsor and its affiliates, employees and agents for any personal injury or loss which may occur from the conduct of, or participation in, the Sweepstakes, or from the use of any prize.
SPONSOR’S RESERVATION OF RIGHTS:
These Official Rules are subject to modification by Sponsor. In the event of a dispute, all decisions made by Sponsor are final and binding. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any person who tampers with or abuses the entry process, or who otherwise acts in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, or modify this Sweepstakes if, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of completion as planned, including due to force majeure or non-authorized human intervention that compromises or affects the administration, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes.
For the name of Winners, after September 15, 2014 send written request identifying this promotion as WETM Summer of Fun Contest and a self-addressed stamped envelope to: WETM-TV, 101 E. Water St., Elmira NY 14901. Requests received more than sixty (60) days after September 15, 2014 will not be honored.