Passport to Adventure Sweepstakes Contest rules:
Official rules and conditions:
NO PURCHASE OR ONLINE ENTRY NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. Offered only in the U.S. and D.C. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. The Passport to Adventure online sweepstakes starts January 1 at 12:00 AM CST and ends December 31 at 11:59 PM CST, with a random winner selected on the first of each month. Non-winning entries from a given drawing will not be retained for subsequent drawings. Participants must re-enter each month to be eligible for that month’s drawing.
To enter online via desktop computer or via mobile device*, visit discoverwisconsin.com:
Complete all fields on the official online entry form fully. All online entries must be received by 11:59PM CST on the last day of each month to be included as valid.
*Message and data rates apply to use of mobile phone for Sweepstakes entry. You may be charged by your wireless carrier for submitting your entry via mobile phone. Be sure to check your wireless carrier's pricing plan before entering via mobile phone. Not all mobile phones offer wireless Internet access; and, wireless Internet access may not be available in all areas.
To enter via mail:
Send a post card with your name, address, phone number, in care to: Discover Wisconsin Passport to Adventure Contest, 4801 Hayes Rd, Madison, WI 53704. Entrant will be entered into the monthly contest, the month of the postcard's postmark. All mailed entries must be received no later than the last day of each month to be included as valid for that months contest.
Entrants must be United States residents, 18 years of age or older, or of the age of majority in their state of residence, whichever is older, and have a valid driver's license. Employees of Discover Mediaworks, Inc. and their affiliated advertising sponsors and the immediate family members of each are not eligible to participate. All entries must be completed fully to be eligible. One entry per household regardless of method of entry. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an online entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the person in whose name the e-mail account is registered. All entries become the property of Discover Mediaworks, Inc. Prize winners will be randomly drawn under the supervision of Discover Mediaworks, Inc. whose decisions are final. By entering, each participant agrees to be bound by these Rules and Conditions. Winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries submitted before the end of the last day of the month or received by the last day of a month prior to the prize drawing. All winners will be contacted via the email address entered by entrant on the online entry form or the phone number listed on the entrant’s post card prior to the e-mail newsletter announcement or posting of winners on discoverwisconsin.com The winners will then be announced each month on discoverwisconsin.com and announced via e-mail newsletter distributed the first week of each month.
The Passport to Adventure online sweepstakes will consist of at least one destination package per month. Each package will include a minimum of two nights of lodging, meals, and local activities with a verifiable retail value of $600 and up. The total number of qualified entries received will determine odds of winning. Prizes are not transferable. There will be no cash or substitutions of prize except sponsors reserve the right to substitute any prize of equal or greater value in the event that a prize is unavailable for any reason. Each month's prizes will be listed each month on discoverwisconsin.com.
All winners must provide their own transportation to/from the applicable destination solely at their own cost and will be solely responsible for any other unspecified costs associated with prize acceptance/use.
Each potential winner shall be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release (where lawful) within 21 days after notification before prize will be awarded. In the event of noncompliance with this requirement or if potential winner cannot be contacted for any reason, such prize will be forfeited (without compensation of any kind) and an alternate winner selected from among all remaining eligible entries received for the applicable monthly drawing. Guest of winner (if a minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) shall also be required to execute a liability/publicity release (where lawful), prior to prize award. If guest is a minor, he/she may only accompany his/her parent or legal guardian (i.e., the prize winner) on destination prize. DISCLAIMER: Discover Mediaworks, Inc., their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, dealers, divisions, and the officers, directors, employees, agents, shareholders, representatives, successors and assigns of such entities accept no responsibility or liability in connection with any injuries, losses, or damages arising (indirectly or directly, in whole or in part) from any prize awarded in this Contest or participation in this Contest. The preceding includes but is not limited to any damage to an individuals or third parties computer (or information/data stored thereon) in conjunction with ones participation (or attempted participation) in the Contest. Discover Mediaworks, Inc. have not made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to any prize including but not limited to its quality, merchantability or fitness for the intended purpose. Discover Mediaworks, Inc. shall not be liable for a delay in or failure of performance that results from any of the following causes beyond the control of Discover Mediaworks, Inc.: strikes, work stoppages, shortages of equipment, supplies or energy, war, insurrection, acts of God, public enemy, terrorist act (or threat of same), computer virus, technological failure, unauthorized human intervention or tampering. Should any such circumstance arise (as determined by Discover Mediaworks, Inc. in its sole discretion), Discover Mediaworks, Inc. shall conduct the Contest and make the prizes available in a manner determined by Discover Mediaworks, Inc. in its sole discretion to be fair, appropriate and consistent with these Official Rules. Notice of such action by Discover Mediaworks, Inc. shall be posted on discoverwisconsin.com. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Contest shall be settled by final and binding arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its applicable rules. The venue of the arbitration shall be Madison, Wisconsin. Any controversy or claim shall be brought individually, not as part of a class action. The arbitrator shall apply the law of Wisconsin in adjudicating any such controversy/claim with the sole exception of choice of law/conflict of law principles of Wisconsin or any other state that would result in the application of the law of any state other than Wisconsin.
If the prize is not claimed or accepted, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. All taxes (including, income, local, state and federal) and fees associated with acceptance of prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner. All appropriate W-9 and 1099 form information will be forwarded to the Internal Revenue Service as well as to the individual winner. Discover Mediaworks, Inc. shall have the right to use winner's name, photo and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes for no additional compensation unless prohibited or restricted by law. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Non-compliance with these Official Rules and Conditions will result in disqualification and an alternate winner will be chosen from the remaining qualified entries.
Discover Mediaworks, Inc. will not be responsible for any technological, hardware, or software error/malfunction/failure affecting the Contest website or transmission of entries for the Contest. Discover Mediaworks, Inc. will not be responsible for late, lost, illegible/garbled, incomplete, damaged or misdirected Contest entries. Should an individual be unable to enter the Contest online, Discover Mediaworks, Inc.’s liability shall be limited to giving such individual an entry in the next monthly drawing, if feasible. Online entries must be manually key-stroked; programmed or automated methods of online entry are prohibited. Each entrant is responsible for correctly inputting the required information into the online entry form. Incorrect information may affect Discover Mediaworks’ ability to notify winners.
Discover Mediaworks, Inc. reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering (or attempting to tamper) with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or the website or who is otherwise in violation of these Official Rules and Conditions; however, Discover Mediaworks, Inc. may also seek other remedies in addition to disqualification as allowed under applicable law. Failure of Discover Mediaworks, Inc. to enforce any provision of these Official Rules and Conditions shall NOT constitute the waiver of such provision.
Sweepstakes sponsored by:
Discover Mediaworks, Inc., 4801 Hayes Rd, Madison, Wisconsin, 53704.
Sweepstakes administered by:
Discover Mediaworks, Inc., 4801 Hayes Rd, Madison, Wisconsin, 53704.
For name of prize winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope within 30 days of posting on discoverwisconsin.com to: Discover Mediaworks, Inc. - 4801 Hayes Rd, Madison, WI 53704.
Allow three weeks for delivery.
To receive a printed copy of the official rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Discover Mediaworks, Inc. - 4801 Hayes Rd, Madison, WI 53704. Sweepstakes sponsored by Discover Mediaworks, Inc.