Promotion Rules

By participating in Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Summer Sweepstakes (the “Promotion”), you agree to abide by the Promotion Rules.  Therefore please read the Promotion Rules prior to entry to ensure you understand and agree. You agree that submission of an entry in the Promotion (“Entry”) constitutes agreement to the Promotion Rules. You may not submit an Entry to the Promotion unless you agree to the Promotion Rules. The Promotion Rules form a binding legal agreement between you and Ripley with respect to the Promotion.  The Promotion is sponsored by Ripley Entertainment Inc. (“Ripley”), a Delaware corporation with its principal place of business at 7576 Kingspointe Parkway, suite 188, Orlando, Florida 32819.

  1. No purchase or payment necessary to enter or win. 


  2. Eligibility
  • The Promotion is open to individuals worldwide who are least 13 years old at the time of entry, with the EXCEPTION of individuals who reside in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, the Province of Quebec, Sudan and Syria.
  • You must have a valid mailing address, e-mail address and telephone number.
  • Employees, and former employees of Ripley, along with its affiliated entities, their immediate family members and persons living in their same household, are not eligible to participate or receive prizes.
  • One (1) entry during the Promotion period.
  • VOID WHEREVER RESTRICTED OR PROHIBITED BY LAW and is subject to applicable federal, state, provincial/territorial and local laws and regulations.
  1. How to Enter
  1. Selection of the Winner
  • One grand prize winner will be selected by a random drawing by the Promotion administrators on September 5, 2017.
  • The winner will be notified via email the following day.
  • The person receiving and replying to the winner announcement will be considered the winner unless they specify another person as the winner.
  • The prize shall be delivered to the winner to their mailing address at the expense of Ripley.
  • Winners will have 1 week from notification to respond to Ripley to set up the delivery of their prizes.
  • After two weeks, if the winner has not responded to Ripley, the next runner up will replace the original winner in the order that they won.
  1. Prizes
  • The Winner will receive a $2,500 cash prize plus an additional $2,500 donated to the charity or fundraising effort of the Winner’s choice.
  • Ripley’s will be responsible for donating the funds.
  • If a charity is selected, the charity must be a reputable charity and fall under a 501c3 designation.
  • If a fundraising effort is selected, the recipient of the funds must be verified that their fundraising efforts are legitimate.
  • It is Ripley’s sole discretion to approve or disapprove a charity and or fundraiser. Ripley’s has full and final authority of any charity or fundraiser entered.
  • Winners may not request substitutions of prize winnings.
  • Winners are responsible for any additional fees or taxes that may be incurred.
  • In order to receive a prize, winner may be required to provide proof of identification or eligibility.

 

  1. Personal Information
  • By entering the Promotion, you agree and consent to Ripley’s collection, use and  retention of your personal information for all purposes related to this Promotion (including, but not limited to, processing and administering entries, sharing an entrant’s personal information with Sponsor’s service providers and contractors necessary to conduct and operate this Promotion, communicating with and awarding prizes to winners, making public announcements about winners, and advertising, promoting and publicizing this Promotion).
  • If you object to the above, you should not participate in this Promotion.
  1. Limitations of Liability
  • By participating in the Promotion, each participant agrees to release and hold Ripley, its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, and the employees, officers, directors, agents, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the Promotion, the entry process, or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use or misuse of any prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy.
  • Ripley, their subsidiaries, and affiliated companies, agents, and representatives are not responsible for error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operations or transmission; computer transmissions, or for technical, electronic, hardware or software, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions of any kind; or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive registration information by Ripley on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or any combination thereof.
  • The information you provide will be used for advertising this Promotion and or any other Ripley Promotions, contests or giveaways.
  1. General Terms and Conditions
  • The Promotion Rules shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Florida, without regard to its conflict of law rules.
  • You expressly agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or dispute under the Promotion Rules and or your use of www.ripleys.com resides in the courts located in Orange County Florida, and you further expressly agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action.
  • The prevailing party in any dispute shall be entitled to recover its attorney’s fees from the non-prevailing party.
  • YOU WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO A JURY TRIAL.
  • By participating in the Promotion, the participants agree to be bound by the Promotion Rules. These rules will be interpreted by Ripley’s sole discretion, and all determinations made pursuant to these rules by Ripley are final and binding.
  • All federal, state, provincial/territorial and local laws and regulations apply.
  • Ripley may terminate and permanently disqualify any participant who, in Ripley’s sole discretion, determines as being in violation of the Promotion Rules.
  • All decisions by Ripley are final.
  • Ripley’s contact info is as follows: Ripley Entertainment Inc., 7576 Kingspointe Parkway, Suite 188, Orlando, Florida 32819.
  • The terms set forth the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings relating thereto, whether oral or written.
  • Copyright ã 2017 Ripley Entertainment Inc. All rights reserved. Ripley Entertainment Inc. and the associated logos are registered trademarks of Ripley Entertainment Inc. and its affiliates.