The Great Big Christmas Giveaway Rules
Notice to Online Entrants
In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the "Authorized Account Holder" of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. Authorized Account Holder means the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged or illegible entries; or (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you (i) agree to be bound by these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor and the independent judging organization, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Failure to comply with these official rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from any Sweepstakes it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these official rules; and (ii) withdraw the online method of entry if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Sweepstakes), and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to withdrawal.
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Eligibility: The Southern Living's "The Great Big Christmas Giveaway" Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia, age 21 or older at the time of entry. Void outside the US, in Puerto Rico, and wherever else prohibited by law. Employees of TI Media Solutions Inc. (the "Sponsor"), Southern Living, a division of Time Inc. Lifestyle Group, their subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, and the immediate family members of, and/or those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to enter. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
Entry: There are Two (2) ways to enter.
Method #2: Mail a postcard, including your name and complete address, daytime phone number and email to: Southern Living's "The Great Big Christmas" Sweepstakes, c/o US Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Co., 625 Panorama Trail, Suite 100, Rochester, NY 14625. Each postcard must be mailed separately and must be postmarked between Saturday, November 1, 2014 and Wednesday, December 24, 2014, and received by Wednesday, December 31, 2014. You may enter as many times as you wish by mail. Photocopied, illegible, or mechanically reproduced entries are not eligible. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, damaged, misdirected or postage-due mailed entries.
There are fifty-four (54) Daily Sweepstakes Periods in the Sweepstakes promotion. Entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Daily Period indicated in the chart below to be eligible for that Sweepstakes Daily's prize. Non-winning entries will not be rolled over to subsequent Daily Entry Periods. Entrants will only be eligible to win a daily prize for the Sweepstakes Entry Period during which they are received.
|DAILY SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE and DRAWING SCHEDULE|
|Day||SWEEPSTAKES DAILY ENTRY PERIOD All eligible entries received||Mail Received By Date||Random Drawing Date||Sweepstakes Daily Prizes|
|From the Start of Day 12:00:01 AM ("ET")||by 11:59:59 PM ("ET") on||End of Day||On/or About||Number Of Prizes Awarded for Each Sweepstakes Daily Entry Period|
Prize/Approximate Retail Value ("ARV")/Odds:
Grand Prize:One Grand Prize for $2,000 cash. Total ARV of Grand Prize $2,000.
Daily Prizes: Fifty-four Daily Prizes are available to be won per the chart above.
Day 1 Gourmet Popcorn: One winner will receive two (2) bags of Love Land Acres Popcorn Ruby Red Popcorn (ARV $8). Total value of Day 1 Prize is $8.00.
Day 2 Geometric Key Ring: One winner will receive one (1) Contour Key Ring (ARV $16.00). Total value of Day 2 Prize is $16.00.
Day 3 Festive Polishes: One winner will receive one (1) E.L.F. Beauty Must-Haves Nail Polish Set (ARV $10.00). Total value of Day 3 Prize is $10.00.
Day 4 Playing Cards: One winner will receive one (1) 2nd Edition Deck Red (ARV $15.00). Total value of Day 4 Prize is $15.00.
Day 5 Pint-Sized Bow Tie: One winner will receive one (1) Red Check Bow Tie (ARV $12.99). Total value of Day 5 Prize is $12.99.
Day 6 Boozy Cocktail Flourish: One winner will receive one (1) Bourbon Cocktail Cherries (ARV $16.00). Total value of Day 6 Prize is $16.00.
Day 7 Pretty Soaps: One winner will receive one (1) Lucia Assorted Guest Soap Gift Box (ARV $17.50). Total value of Day 7 Prize is $17.50.
Day 8 Heirloom Cookie Cutter: One winner will receive one (1) Michael Bonne Starry Night Christmas Tree Copper Cookie Cutter (ARV $24.00). Total value of Day 8 Prize is $24.00.
Day 9 Stately Stopper: One winner will receive one (1) Stag Wine Bottle Stopper (ARV $24.00). Total value of Day 9 Prize is $24.00.
Day 10 Southern Cinema: One winner will receive one (1) Gone with the Wind The Scarlett Edition (ARV $24.49). Total value of Day 10 Prize is $24.49.
Day 11 Gold-Dipped Vase: One winner will receive one (1) Dauville Single Stem Bud Vase (ARV $25.00). Total value of Day 11 Prize is $25.00.
Day 12 Party Drinkware: One winner will receive one (1) Entertaining Collection by Tervis®, including a set of four (4) 8-oz. Stout and a set of four (4) 16 oz. Tall (ARV $119.98). Total value of Day 12 Prize is $119.98.
Day 13 Cornbread Skillet: One winner will receive one (1) Lodge Wedge Pan (ARV $26.50). Total value of Day 13 Prize is $26.50.
Day 14 Portable Projector: One winner will receive one (1) Smartphone Projector (ARV $27.00). Total value of Day 14 Prize is $27.00.
Day 15 Southern Travel Companions: One winner will receive one (1) Wildsam Nashville Field Guide and one (1) Austin Field Guide (ARV $35.90). Total value of Day 15 Prize is $35.90.
Day 16 Tennessee-Made Caramels: One winner will receive one (1) Vinegar and Sea Salt Caramels (24 ct. box) and one (1) Duck Fat Caramels (24 ct. box) (ARV $35.98). Total value of Day 16 Prize is $35.98.
Day 17 Crafty Pencils: One winner will receive one (1) Hester & Cook "Nashville" Assorted Pencils (set of 6 pencils), one (1) "Bridge" Pencil Set (set of 9 pencils) and one (1) "Carpenter" Pencil Set (set of 4 pencils) (ARV $39.00). Total value of Day 17 Prize is $39.00.
Day 18 Note Pads: One winner will receive four (4) Petite Notes, one (1) in each of the four (4) colors; Kraft, Grey, Pink, and White (ARV $40.00). Total value of Day 18 Prize is $40.00.
Day 19 Rustic Serving Piece: One winner will receive one (1) Lamon Luther Ella Mae Bread Board (ARV $45.00). Total value of Day 19 Prize is $45.00.
Day 20 Giftable Tree: One winner will receive one (1) Holiday Southern Magnolia Tree (ARV $44.00). Total value of Day 20 Prize is $44.00.
Day 21 Little Cook's Set: One winner will receive one (1) Kids Red Stripe Apron Set (ARV $45.00). Total value of Day 21 Prize is $45.00.
Day 22 The Original Bottle Wrench: One winner will receive four (4) The Original Bottle Wrenches and one (1) Keychain Wrench (ARV $46.00). Total value of Day 22 Prize is $46.00.
Day 23 Customizable Rolling Pin: One winner will receive one (1) Richwood Creations Custom Tapered Rolling Pin with Personalization (ARV $47.00). Total value of Day 23 Prize is $47.00.
Day 24 Perfect Pair of Glassware: One winner will receive one (1) Kate Spade New York His & Hers Double Old Fashioned Glasses (one (1) set of two (2) glasses) (ARV $49.99). Total value of Day 24 Prize is $49.99.
Day 25 Chic Ice-Cream Holder: One winner will receive one (1) Bunny Williams Silver Wire Cachepot (ARV $59.00). Total value of Day 25 Prize is $59.00.
Day 26 Sweet Honey Tome: One winner will receive one (1) Once Upon a Hive—The Book of Honey (ARV $59.95). Total value of Day 26 Prize is $59.95.
Day 27 Whimsical Children's Books: One winner will receive four (4) books, which include Puffin in Bloom Series A Little Princess, Anne of Green Gables, Little Women and Heidi (ARV $64.00). Total value of Day 27 Prize is $64.00.
Day 28 Vintage Bowls: One winner will receive one (1) Mosser Glass 3-Piece Mixing Bowl Set (ARV $65.00). Total value of Day 28 Prize is $65.00
Day 29 Thermos Tote: One winner will receive one (1) Crabberrie Thermos Tote (ARV $65.00). Total value of Day 29 Prize is $65.00.
Day 30 Personalized Vintage Cuff: One winner will receive one (1) Monogram Cuff Bracelet with Custom Engraving, (ARV $69.00). Total value of Day 30 Prize is $69.00.
Day 31 Decadent Pecans: One winner will receive three (3) Schermer Pecans Chocolate Lover Large 12-oz. bags of Milk Chocolate and three (3) 12-oz. bags of Dark Chocolate (ARV $70.00). Total value of Day 31 Prize is $70.00.
Day 32 Baby's First Bike: One winner will receive one (1) Radio Flyer Red Glide & Go Wooden Balance Bike (ARV $79.99). Total value of Day 32 Prize is $79.99.
Day 33 Tiny Gardens: One winner will receive one (1) Garden in a Jar, set of four (4) and wire basket (ARV $60.00). Total value of Day 33 Prize is $60.00.
Day 34 Gilded Nutcracker: One winner will receive one (1) Robinson Nutcracker (ARV $95.00). Total value of Day 34 Prize is $95.00.
Day 35 Specialty Cocktail Cups: One winner will receive one (1) set of four (4) The Moscow Mule Copper Cup (ARV $100.00). Total value of Day 35 Prize is $100.00.
Day 36 Classic Sled: One winner will receive one (1) Alpine Tracker Sled with Antique Finish (ARV $119.00). Total value of Day 36 Prize is $119.00.
Day 37 Cozy Throw: One winner will receive one (1) Vintage Throw (ARV $120.00 each). Total value of Day 37 Prize is $120.00.
Day 38 Chic PJs: One winner will receive one (1) Marigot Long Pajama Set (ARV $132.00). Total value of Day 38 Prize is $132.00.
Day 39 Fancy Garden Tools: One winner will receive one (1) PKS Cultivator and one (1)Trowel (ARV $128.00). Total value of Day 39 Prize is $128.00.
Day 40 Cold-Weather Staple: One winner will receive one (1) pair of Sperry Short Shearwater Zip Boots (ARV $150.00). Total value of Day 40 Prize is $150.00.
Day 41 Luxe Slippers with a Southern Accent: One winner will receive one (1) "Southern Belle” Smoking Slippers (ARV $148.00). Total value of Day 41 Prize is $148.00.
Day 42 Wild Outerwear: One winner will receive one (1) Animal Coat (ARV $155.00). Total value of Day 42 Prize is $155.00.
Day 43 Spirited Serving Bowl: One winner will receive one (1) Pappy 15 Year Bourbon Barrel Stave Bowl (ARV $155.00). Total value of Day 43 Prize is $155.00.
Day 44 Dapper Travel Essentials: One winner will receive one (1) Roll-Up Shave Kit (ARV $172.50). Total value of Day 44 Prize is $172.50.
Day 45 SL Must-Haves: One winner will receive one (1) Southern Living Community Cookbook, one (1) Christmas All Through the South, and one (1) Worley's Lighting Signature Bookends (ARV $188.95). Total value of Day 45 Prize is $188.95.
Day 46 Smart Ring: One winner will receive one (1) Ringly (ARV $195.00). Total value of Day 46 Prize is $195.00.
Day 47 Party Drinkware: One winner will receive one (1) Entertaining Collection by Tervis®, including one (1) set of four (4) 8-oz. Stout and one (1) set of four (4) 16 oz. Tall (ARV $119.98). Total value of Day 47 Prize is $119.98.
Day 48 Punchy & Pretty Game: One winner will receive one (1) Serena and Lily Backgammon Set (ARV $198.00). Total value of Day 48 Prize is $198.00.
Day 49 Dapper Suit Addition: One winner will receive five (5) Pocket Squares (ARV $225.00). Total value of Day 49 Prize is $225.00.
Day 50 Stylish Pie Transportation: One winner will receive one (1) Queen City Pie Safe (ARV $249.99). Total value of Day 50 Prize is $249.99.
Day 51 Hand-Stitched in Alabama: One winner will receive two (2) Needlepoint Belts (ARV $260.00). Total value of Day 51 Prize is $260.00.
Day 52 A Handsome Southern Staple: One winner will receive one (1) The Edisto Oyster Knife (ARV $300.00). Total value of Day 52 Prize is $300.00.
Day 53 Statement Necklace: One winner will receive one (1) Saratoga Pendant (ARV $325.00). Total value of Day 53 Prize is $325.00.
Day 54 His and Hers Sweaters: One winner will receive one (1) Sid Mashburn Cashmere Cable-Knit Sweater in Camel and one (1) Ann Mashburn Cashmere Cable-Knit Sweater in Papaya (ARV $675.00). Total value of Day 54 Prize is $675.00.
Total Value of All Daily Prizes is $5,597.69
Total Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of all prizes being offered: $7,597.69
Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received, but is estimated at 1:10,000.
Random Drawing: The Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about Tuesday, January 7, 2014 from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Weekly Sweepstakes prize winners will be selected in a series of random drawings on or about the drawing date indicated in the Weekly Sweepstakes Prize Drawing Schedule above, from among all eligible entries received within the corresponding Sweepstakes Entry Period. Drawings will take place at the offices of US Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Company, an independent agent of the Sponsors whose decisions are final.
Winner Notification: Grand Prize winner and Daily Prize winner for Day 54 will be confirmed via email and/or phone, and will be required to sign and return, within seven (7) days of notification, an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Waiver, a W-9 Form and where allowable, a Publicity Release (collectively, "the Releases"). These releases will require the Winner to furnish his/her Social Security Number for the sole purpose of tax reporting, as required by law Noncompliance will result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected. The prize will be awarded within approximately 45 days after the winner is verified.
Daily Prize winners for Day 1 to Day 53 will be notified by email and requested to confirm their mailing address within 48 hours via return email. Prizes will be sent to the address on the entry form or new address provided via email within 4-6 weeks of winner being verified.
If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable, it will result in disqualification, and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner in a separate random drawing. If a winner is otherwise eligible under these Official Rules, but is nevertheless deemed a minor in his or her state of primary residence, his/her prize will be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who must execute the Releases on the minor winner's behalf.
Prize Conditions: All prize details are at the sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize is non-assignable or transferable. No substitution is permitted except if prize or prize component is unavailable, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Any other incidental expenses on prize not specified herein are the sole responsibility of each winner. Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use each winner's name, prize won, hometown, likeness for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission.
Gift cards are not redeemable for cash and will not be replaced if lost or stolen. Gift card usage is subject to the issuing company's complete terms and conditions, including expiration dates.
The winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes, if applicable. Entry and acceptance of any prize constitutes permission for Sponsor or their agent(s) to use winner's name, prize won, hometown and likeness for online posting and promotional purposes without further compensation, except where prohibited by law.
Winner acknowledges that the Sponsor and all other businesses affiliated with this Sweepstakes and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of the prize being offered. Entry and acceptance of any prize constitutes permission for Sponsor or their agent(s) to use winner's name, prize won, hometown and likeness for online posting and promotional purposes without further compensation, except where prohibited by law. Prize is guaranteed to be awarded.
General: Participating entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of The US Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Company and the Sponsor, and release the Sponsor and its affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this Sweepstakes, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from all claims and liability relating to their participation in the promotion, and the acceptance and use/misuse of the prize offered. Winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use/misuse or redemption of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize.
Official Rules: To request a copy of the Official Rules, see http://www.southernliving.com/home-garden/christmas-giveaway, or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by Tuesday, January 7, 2015, to: Southern Living's "The Great Big Christmas Giveaway" Sweepstakes, Rules Request, PO Box 25466, Rochester, NY 14625.
Winner Confirmation: For a written confirmation of the winner (available after Tuesday, January 7, 2015), send a stamped, self-addressed envelope (no later than Tuesday, February 4, 2015), to Southern Living's "The Great Big Christmas Giveaway" Sweepstakes, Winner Confirmation Request, PO Box 25466, Rochester, NY 14625.
Sponsor: TI Media Solutions Inc., 1271 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020.
Void outside the US, in Puerto Rico, and wherever else prohibited.