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Official Sweepstakes Rules

Weekend Getaway Sweepstakes to Waco, Texas

Sponsored by the Waco Convention & Visitors Bureau, a department of the City of Waco

  1. No purchase necessary to enter or win this Weekend Getaway.
  2. How to Enter: Stay a weekday night in a Waco hotel and enter to win the sweepstakes. Complete the official entry form above by filling out name, address, email address and home telephone number. Upload a copy of your hotel receipt for at least one night during the period of August 1, 2022, through September 30, 2022, along with your entry form. Hotel receipt is not required to win.
  • Limit one entry per household. Contest ends September, 30, 2022. All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. (CST) on September 30, 2022, to qualify. All entries become the property of the City of Waco (“City”) and will not be returned. Personal correspondence, telegrams, letters, email, telephone calls or messenger letters regarding the Weekend Getaway will not be returned. In the event of a dispute as to who submitted an email entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the holder of the email account. City of Waco may prohibit your participation in the Getaway, if, at their sole discretion, you repeatedly show a disregard for, or attempt to circumvent, these Weekend Getaway Official Rules, or act (a) in a manner the City determines to be not fair or equitable; (b) with an intent to annoy, threaten or harass any other entrant or the City of Waco; or (c) in any disruptive manner. Any attempts by an individual to access the site via a bot script or other brute-force attack will result in that IP address becoming ineligible.
  1. Drawing: Winner will be the contestant who is randomly selected on October 1, 2022. Winner will be notified by email. If the winner cannot be reached or does not respond to the City of Waco within 48 hours, another entry will be randomly drawn and will be contacted to claim the prize.
  2. Prize Descriptions: The grand prize package includes a certificate for overnight accommodations for a two night stay at a Waco hotel (dates subject to availability), a tour of Waco from a local tour operator, two admission passes to the following attractions: Cameron Park Zoo, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum, Texas Sports Hall of Fame, Mayborn Museum, Waco Mammoth National Monument, and Dr Pepper Museum & Free Enterprise Institute, a $100.00 gas card, and a $50.00 Magnolia gift card. The total grand prize package is valued at $800.00. One grand prize will be awarded Any item not specifically listed above (such as, but not limited to, airfare or other travel to and from Waco, Texas, taxes, gratuities, meals, and incidentals) are not included. All federal, state and/or local income and other taxes, if any, are the winner’s sole responsibility. No cash alternative. No prize substitutions allowed except by City of Waco due to the unavailability of prize or portion thereof at time of award, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be substituted. Odds of winning depend upon total number of eligible entries received. Hotel and admission passes will expire December 31, 2023.
  3. Eligibility: Weekend Getaway open to all legal U.S. residents only, who, at time of entry, are twenty-one (21) years of age or older. Employees of the City of Waco, Waco City Council members, and members of either group’s immediate households are not eligible for prizes. Limit one prize per person or household or immediate family. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. By participating, persons agree to be bound by the Official Contest Rules with respect to all Weekend Getaway related matters. By accepting a prize, winner agrees to release and hold harmless the City of Waco, their parent and successor companies, advertisers, advertising and promotion agencies, their employees, representatives, prize suppliers, contractors, and any of the participating retailers in this promotion from any and all claims arising out of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize received in this sweepstakes. No cash substitutions or redemptions. Acceptance of any prize constitutes permission for City of Waco to use prize winner’s email address, name, voice, likeness and/or videotape/photograph and any information provided on his/her entry form for publicity purposes in any communication medium, including but not limited to TV, Internet, radio, or print without additional compensation, except where prohibited.
  4. Limitations of Liability: City of Waco is not responsible for or liable for typographical errors in any contest-related materials; stolen, lost, not legally obtained, late, defaced, misdirected, damaged, altered, nor for any electronic miscommunication or failures; technical hardware or software failures of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in this program. City of Waco is not responsible for mutilated prize claim notifications; electronic, computer network, Internet or computer malfunctions; failures, bugs, viruses, non-authorized intervention or similar difficulties; or any condition caused by events beyond the control of the City of Waco. The City of Waco reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate or suspend this Sweepstakes should virus, bug, unauthorized human intervention, systems malfunction, failure or difficulty or other causes beyond the control of the City of Waco and its agencies impair, corrupt or affect the administration security, fairness or proper play or conduct of the Weekend Getaway. City of Waco is not responsible for any prize quality or utility defects.
  5. Winner’s List: For a copy of the Weekend Getaway winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Waco CVB Weekend Getaway Contest, P.O. Box 2570, Waco, TX 76701.

Weekend Getaway Sweepstakes is administered by Waco Convention & Visitors Bureau, P.O. Box 2570, Waco, TX 76701 (individually and collectively, the “Sponsor ”).