1. ELIGIBILITY: This sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is only open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are over the age of 18 and who participate in the Texas REALTORS® (“TAR”) 2018 Texas Tribune Festival SurveyMonkey survey (“the Survey”) during the Sweepstakes Period, except that a person is not eligible if the person is a REALTOR® member or employee of a Member Board of TAR. No person may enter the Sweepstakes more than once. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. All applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes your full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules.
2. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The entry period for the Sweepstakes begins September 29, 2018, at 8:00am CDT and ends September 30, 2018, at 11:59pm CDT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Five winners will be selected from entries properly submitted and timely received during the Sweepstakes Period.
3. PRIZE: Each of the five winners will receive one (1) $500 gift card (the “Prize”). The Prize will not be replaced if lost or stolen and is not transferable. All taxes related to the Prize are the responsibility of the winner. No substitutions allowed.
4. SELECTION OF SWEEPSTAKES WINNER/ODDS: TAR will select five winners in a random drawing to be held on October 3, 2018. Every eligible person participating in the Survey will have an equal chance of winning. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The potential winners will be notified within one (1) week after the drawing by phone or email based on the information with the potential winners’ entry. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, TAR may, in its sole discretion, award the applicable prize to an alternate potential winner selected at random. Any return of prize notification as undeliverable will result in forfeiture of any prize and an alternate potential winner may, at TAR’s discretion, be randomly selected.
5. GENERAL RULES: By participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of TAR. By accepting the prize, the winner agrees to release and hold TAR and its agents and affiliates harmless from and against any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, actions, and liabilities of any kind in connection with the Sweepstakes or receipt or redemption of the prize. The winner assumes all liability for any injury, death, or damage caused, or allegedly caused, by participating in the Sweepstakes or use or redemption of the prize. Any disputes that may arise hereunder shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Texas without regard to the conflicts of laws principles of any jurisdiction. Venue with respect to any such disputes shall be had in the state and federal courts of the State of Texas.