Be Seen Instagram Contest - June 2019 | Downtown Alliance

Be Seen Instagram Contest - June 2019

BE SEEN INSTAGRAM CONTEST

WIN UP TO FIVE TICKETS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE NYC PRIDE MARCH ON SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2019!

No Purchase or Payment is Necessary to Enter or Win

Contest Rules & Conditions

 

The Be Seen Instagram contest (the "Contest") is sponsored by the Alliance for Downtown New York, Inc. (the "Downtown Alliance" or “Sponsor”) and is governed by these official Contest Rules & Conditions.

1. ELIGIBILITY:  The Contest is open to legal residents age 18 and older of the United States, its territories and possessions. Employees of Sponsor and members of their immediate families or members of the same household are not eligible to enter. The Contest is governed by the laws of the State of New York, U.S.A. The Contest is void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

2. CONTEST PERIOD: The Contest runs from Monday, June 3, 2019 at 12:00am ET through Monday, June 17, 2019 at 11:59pm ET (“Contest Period”). All submissions must be received during the Contest Period.

3. HOW TO ENTER:  Post either an original video or photo to Instagram during the Contest Period providing an original answer to the statement “I feel seen when……”. All submissions must use the hashtag #IFEELSEENWHEN in their caption and participants must follow downtownnyc on Instagram. Multiple entries are allowed. If you do not have access to Instagram and wish to participate, you may submit your entry via email during the Contest Period to content@downtownny.com.  

Each entry has an equal chance to win. Any dispute regarding submission of an entry will be deemed submitted. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process. The Downtown Alliance is the sole and final authority for this Contest. 

4. PRIZE: The Downtown Alliance has five (5) tickets to give away to participate in the NYC Pride March on Sunday, June 30, 2019. One (1) Prizewinner (“Winner”) will receive up to five (5) tickets (the “Prize”). In the event that the Winner elects to receive fewer than five (5) tickets, the Downtown Alliance may award any remaining tickets to additional winners. The Prize is not transferable and cannot be assigned, substituted or redeemed for cash. 

5. PRIZE DETAILS: The NYC Pride March is on Sunday, June 30, 2019. Step-off is at noon from 26th Street and 5th Avenue, NYC. More information about the NYC Pride March can be found here. Winner(s) must comply with the March Rules. There is no approximate retail value to the Prize. Sponsor will not be responsible for any loss, liability, injury or damage arising out of Winner(s)’s acceptance or use of the Prize by Winner(s) or any guests. The Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied.

6. SELECTION OF WINNER(S): Winner(s) will be selected by the Downtown Alliance staff on or about June 18, 2019, and the decisions are final in all respects. Approximate odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Winner(s) will be privately notified by the Downtown Alliance via Instagram Direct on or about June 18, 2019. Winner(s) must reply to the Prize notification within twenty-four (24) hours with such Winner’s full name and email address or such Winner will be disqualified and the Prize will be awarded to an alternate winner. Winner(s) may be required to execute a Statement of Eligibility and Release within five (5) days’ of Prize notification or Winner(s) may be disqualified and Prize may be awarded to an alternate winner. Return of Prize will result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate winner by the Downtown Alliance. Acceptance of the Prize constitutes permission from Winner(s) for Sponsor to use Winner(s)’s video and/or photo submission(s), name, address (city and state only) and/or likeness for advertising, trade, promotional advertising or media purposes without further compensation or authorization, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known and hereafter devised, unless prohibited by law.

7. CONDITIONS: By entering, participants agree to be bound by these complete Contest Rules & Conditions. Entry in the Contest constitutes permission from participant for Sponsor to use any and all video and/or photo submission(s) for advertising, trade, promotional advertising or media purposes without further authorization from any participant, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known and hereafter devised, unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not liable for late, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, garbled or jumbled, stolen or illegible entries or for printing, distribution or production errors. Sponsor is not liable for any technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer internet system, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email 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 this Contest, or other technical difficulties or failures or other errors of any kind. Sponsor is not responsible or liable for any injury or damage to an entrant’s or third person’s computer and/or its contents, related to or resulting from Contest. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Contest will be ineligible for a Prize and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or modify the Contest at any time for any reason.

This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.

8. LIABILITY: BY PARTICIPATING, ENTRANTS AND WINNER(S) AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS INSTAGRAM AND SPONSOR, ALLIANCE FOR DOWNTOWN NEW YORK INC., FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, FOR LOSS, HARM, DAMAGE, INJURY, COST OR EXPENSE WHATSOEVER INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, PROPERTY DAMAGE, PERSONAL INJURY AND/OR DEATH WHICH MAY OCCUR IN CONNECTION WITH, PREPARATION FOR, TRAVEL TO, OR PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST, OR POSSESSION, ACCEPTANCE AND/OR USE OR MISUSE OF PRIZE OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY CONTEST-RELATED ACTIVITY AND FOR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, INVASION OF PRIVACY, COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT, TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT OR ANY OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY-RELATED CAUSE OF ACTION. THE FOREGOING LIABILITIES ARE TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. THESE CONTEST RULES AND CONDITIONS AND THE INTERPRETATION OF THEIR TERMS SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK.

9. SPONSOR: Alliance for Downtown New York, Inc., 120 Broadway, Suite 3340, New York, NY 10271.