OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES & ELIGIBILITY
ALGOMA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY (SBS) 2018 SELFIE SPOT SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.
ELIGIBILITY: This online social media sweepstakes is open only to those who upload OR send via Facebook messenger a selfie photo taken within the Selfie Spot frames located at designated Selfie Spots, to the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce’s @ShopAlgoma Facebook page, OR email a selfie photo taken at a designated Selfie Spot with full name to email@example.com, and who are 13 years of age or older as of the date of entry.
The sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the United States of America, and is void where prohibited by law. Paid employees and members of the Board of Directors of the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce are not eligible to participate in the sweepstakes. The sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
AGREEMENT TO THE RULES: By participating in the sweepstakes you (“You”) agree to be fully and unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. The Administrator reserves the right to modify the rules prior to the beginning of the sweepstakes. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce (Administrator) as final and binding as it relates to the content of this sweepstakes.
SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD: Entries will be accepted starting on November 24, 2018, at 8 a.m. CST and ending November 24, 2018, at 4 p.m. CST. All entries must be received by November 24, 2018, at 4 p.m. CST.
METHOD OF ENTRY: During the Entry Period, there are three (3) ways to enter. 1) Entrants will upload a photo of themselves taken within the Selfie Spot frame located at designated Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Saturday 2018 Selfie Spots to the @ShopAlgoma Facebook page, OR 2) send the selfie via Facebook messenger to the @ShopAlgoma Facebook page, OR 3) send the selfie photo in an email with the entrant’s first and last name to firstname.lastname@example.org with Selfie Spot Contest in the Subject line.
Designated Selfie Spots are listed below and on the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Saturday 2018 Passport Party passport. Submitting a photo taken at designated Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Saturday 2018 Selfie Spot to the @ShopAlgoma Facebook page OR sending the photo via Facebook messenger to the to the @ShopAlgoma Facebook page OR sending your photo in an email to email@example.com with your first and last names are the only means of participating in the sweepstakes. Selfies submitted at Selfie Spots not designated as Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Saturday 2018 Selfie Spots or not within the Selfie Spot frames will not be accepted.
Entrants will be entered into the Selfie Spot sweepstakes promotion upon completion of the upload of a photo taken of themselves at a designated Selfie Spot to the @ShopAlgoma page by the entrant or if emailed to the Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org. Only one entry per selfie spot per entrant. Entrants may submit one selfie at each of the selfie spots. Each upload at a different selfie spot constitutes one entry. Entries that are incomplete, are in poor taste or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce. More than one person may appear in the selfie however, each person in the selfie must upload a separate photo under their own identity in order to enter the sweepstakes. Persons, who enter this online social media sweepstakes under false Facebook profiles/identities, as determined by the Administrator, will be disqualified and ineligible to win the sweepstakes.
The Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the operation or conduct of the promotion. The Administrator reserves the right to cancel, or modify the sweepstakes promotion if it cannot be conducted or completed as planned, for any reason. If the sweepstakes promotion is canceled, modified, or suspended, notice will be posted on the Administrator’s website and Facebook page.
All information provided by entrant must be complete, true and correct. Submissions to the sweepstakes must be received by 4 p.m. CST on November 24, 2018, unless otherwise specified; entries received after that date and time will be deemed ineligible to win. By entering, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and Regulations. The Administrator reserves the right to cancel and re-schedule the Sweepstakes at any time if the technical transmissions become corrupted or interrupted.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used by the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce to carry out the distribution of the prize as outlined below. You will not be placed on any marketing or mailing list by the Chamber.
OFFICIAL SELFIE SPOTS: Listed below are the official 2018 Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Saturday Selfie Spots along with their SBS hours:
Algoma Wolf Tech: 1715 Division Street, Algoma (Inside Algoma High School)
SBS Hours: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
What you will find: Bring yourself and your child(ren) to create a memorable wooden ornament. $3 each or 2 for $5.
For more information about Algoma Wolf Tech:
Web Site: www.algomawolftech.org
Algoma Book Corner: 401 Third Street, Algoma
SBS hour: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
What you will find: Algoma’s little bookstore in downtown Algoma sells gently used DVDs, audio books, CDs, puzzles, games, and hundreds of children and adult books… All at BARGAIN prices!! While there on Small Business Saturday, enjoy some cookies and hot cider!
To learn more about Algoma Library Friends Book Corner:
Web Site: algomabookcorner.com/
Six Ten Fourth LLC: 610 Fourth St. Algoma
SBS Hours: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
What you will find here:
Shop Small Saturday Holiday Pop-Up Shop
One day only opportunity to purchase unique, locally-made gifts!
Participating businesses include:
Mrs. Wigglebottoms Print Factory – Algoma/Wisconsin themed shirts.
Dewey Creek Design -Artfully conceptualized functional glass art and fine silver jewelry.
Artspace – Painted Things by Abbey, including painted rocks, rock magnets, wooden ornaments and more.
Family Affair Arts & Crafts – Wreaths, Christmas decorations, baby items, home decor and more.
Steele Street Trading Co and Gallery (home of Steele Street Floral): 300-304 Steele St. Algoma
SBS Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
What you will find here: 60% off everything Nautical, (some exclusions apply.) We will also have treats from North Water Bakery and Deli, Indulgence Chocolates and Pumpkin Spice Coffee. Join us to kick off the holiday season.
Learn more about Steele Street Trading Co. & Gallery:
Web Site: www.steelestreetfloral.com
Algoma Public Library: 406 Fremont Street, Algoma
SBS hours: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
What you will find: Stop by the library & complete a scavenger hunt! If you find everything you’ll get a coupon to the Book Corner store and be entered to win a prize! 2 winners will be chosen and contacted on Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Learn more about the Algoma Public Library:
Web Site: www.algomapubliclibrary.org/
von Stiehl Winery: 115 Navarino Street, Algoma
SBS hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
What you will find here: von Stiehl Winery will be offering $5 glasses of wine from our Select Wine Tasting List. Come and enjoy some of your favorites like Sweet Cherry, Sparkling Crimson Royal and Cherry Kirsche.
While here, be sure to sample our Holiday Wine, Cranberry wine and Winter Wine as these are perfect for this wonderful season!
Learn more about von Stiehl Winery:
Web Site: vonstiehl.com
Yardstick: 317 Steele StreetAlgoma
SBS Hours: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
What you will find here: We are offering 15% off all purchases as well as some Yardstick merch giveaways (TBA)!
Learn more about Yardstick:
Ahnapee Brewery: 105 Navarino Street, Algoma
SBS hours: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
What you will find: For every $25 purchased in gift certificates on Small Business Saturday receive a free Ahnapee Brewery pint glass.
Learn more about Ahnapee Brewery:
Web Site: www.ahnapeebrewery.com
PRIZES: There are two prizes: one (1) $50 Chamber bucks and one (1) $20 chamber bucks.
A list of eligible businesses where Chamber bucks can be redeemed will be provided to the winners. Lost or stolen prizes will not be replaced by Administrator.
No cash or prize substitution is permitted, except that the Administrator reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any reason. All taxes and any other incidental expenses on prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner.
ODDS OF WINNING: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
The winners will be chosen by the Administrator, whose decisions and interpretations on all matters relating to this online sweepstakes promotion and these Official Rules are final and binding in all respects. The Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner. Potential winners will be notified via Facebook Messenger or email and a posting will be made on the @ShopAlgoma Facebook page. Arrangements for the distribution of the prize to the winner will be made at the time of contact of the winner by the Administrator.
Winners must meet all eligibility requirements. Return of a prize or inability of Administrator to contact a potential winner via online methods within forty-eight (48) hours of selection may result in disqualification of such potential winner, and an alternate winner may be selected by random drawing at the Administrator’s discretion. The Administrator shall have no liability for the winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam or other security settings or for winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. In the event a winner declines a prize, Administrator may, at its discretion, select an alternate winner by random drawing.
PUBLICITY & PRIVACY: By submitting a photo entry, you understand and agree that the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce and anyone acting on behalf of the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce, and that the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes, without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.
GENERAL: This online social media sweepstakes promotion is void where prohibited by law and is governed by the laws of the United States of America and the State of Wisconsin. The submission of an entry is the responsibility of the entrant. Submitted entries will remain on the @ShopAlgoma Facebook page and may or may not be acknowledged by the Administrator. Only eligible entries received within the entry period will be included in the prize drawing. This online social media sweepstakes promotion’s Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, delayed, unclear, incomplete, misdirected or ineligible entries, which will be disqualified, or for technical, hardware, software or cell phone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, or delayed electronic communications caused by the sender, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the online social media sweepstakes promotion which may limit the ability to participate, or by any human error that may occur in the processing of the entries in the online social media sweepstakes promotion. Any person attempting to defraud the Administrator or in any way tamper with, damage or undermine the operation of this online social media sweepstakes promotion will be disqualified and may be subject to civil and/or criminal prosecution.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Entrants agree to hold harmless the online social media sweepstakes promotion. By participating in the sweepstakes, you agree to release any Sponsors, the Administrator and its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, directors, officers, and agents from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, possession, use, or misuse of any sweepstakes. Sponsor or Administrator is not responsible for all injuries, losses, damages, claims, and actions of any kind arising from or relating to participation in the online social media sweepstakes promotion, or acceptance, possession, use, misuse, or nonuse of the sweepstakes that may be awarded, including, without limitation, actual, direct, indirect, consequential, punitive, special, or other damages.
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel the Sweepstakes at any time in its sole discretion.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION:Except where prohibited by law, by entering you agree that: (i) all issues and questions concerning the interpretation, validity, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participants and Sponsor and its agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of Wisconsin, without regard to its rules on conflicts of law; (ii) any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this sweepstakes, or awarding of the prizes, shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in the State of Wisconsin, and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action; (iii) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this sweepstakes, or awarding of the prizes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (iv) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iv) you hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
COPY OF OFFICIAL RULES: To obtain a copy of these Official Rules and Regulations, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce, 1226 Lake Street, Algoma, WI 54201, Attention: Selfie Spot Sweepstakes Rules
WINNER’S IDENTITY: Winners names only will be posted on the @ShopAlgoma Facebook page and on the sweepstakes page on the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce’s website.
SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: The Sponsor and Administrator of this Selfie Spot Sweepstakes is the Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce, 1226 Lake Street, Algoma, WI 54201.
AGREEMENT & ACCEPTANCE OF SWEEPSTAKES RULES: By uploading or messaging a photo to the Shop Algoma Facebook page or emailing a photo to the Administrator, You have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules stated herein.