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Our Sonoma County Photo Contest

In Sonoma County, we welcome visitors from all over the world. We are all a part of the visitor experience. Show your local pride and post a photo of your favorite Sonoma County experience to share with our visitors, expressing what “Life Opens Up” means to you. Tag #OurSonomaCounty on Instagram or Twitter and enter to win a Sonoma County Staycation Package. Your Sonoma County staycation for two people includes a two-night stay at The Geyserville Inn, horsebackriding with Ranch at Lake Sonoma, a Harvest Card VIP wine tasting pass, and a restaurant gift card.

 

Rules, Terms, and Conditions for #OurSonomaCounty Photo Contest

These rules, terms, and conditions are valid for the #OurSonomaCounty Photo Contest for Sonoma County Residents only.

1. RULES

  • Photos must be taken in Sonoma County, California
  • Photos must be posted to Twitter or Instagram from May 5, 2019, until June 18, 2019
  • Post must contain the tag #OurSonomaCounty
  • Entrants must be at least 21 years old and a resident of Sonoma County, California
  • Entrants’ profile settings must be public on both Twitter and Instagram.
     

2. ELIGIBILITY
Sweepstakes participants must be at least 21 years old and a resident of Sonoma County, California. Entrants’ profile settings must be public on both Twitter and Instagram.

Employees and directors of Sonoma County Tourism and the immediate family or members of their same households of such employees and directors are not eligible. By entering, you agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the sponsors, which are final and binding in all respects.

3. SWEEPSTAKES DEADLINE
Sweepstakes period ends on 6/18/2019 at 5 p.m. (PDT). At the end of this period, a prize winner will be selected.

4. ENTRY
ONLY ONE (1) ENTRY PER PERSON IS PERMITTED. To enter you must be a resident of Sonoma County, California. Entries are valid only through Twitter or Instagram. Show your local pride and post a photo of your favorite Sonoma County experience to share with visitors, expressing what “Life Opens Up” means to you. Tag #OurSonomaCounty on Instagram or Twitter and enter to win a Sonoma County Staycation Package.

No responsibility is assumed by Sonoma County Tourism for late or incomplete submissions due to network or internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, availability or garbled or jumbled transmissions, or service provider/Internet/web site/use net accessibility or availability, traffic congestion, or unauthorized human intervention, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information, or the failure to capture any such information.

5. SELECTION
The winner of the grand prize will be selected by judges, chosen by Sonoma County Tourism, from all eligible entries received by the sweepstakes deadline. The judging will take place after 6/18/2019. The sweepstakes winner will be notified within five (5) working days of selection via Twitter or Instagram.

6. PRIZE/ODDS
One (1) prize winner will be selected and will receive a Sonoma County Staycation Package. (Value: $550). Odds of winning in the drawing depend on the number of eligible entries received. No assignment, transfer, or substitution of prize is permitted. Taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners.
Grand Prize Total Value: $550.

7. GENERAL CONDITIONS
Winners may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and where lawful, a Publicity Release within 15 days of notification. Failure to return documents in a timely fashion, or if prize notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable, or if winner is found not to be in compliance with these Official Rules, or otherwise ineligible, disqualification may result with an alternate winner selected.

Further, by accepting a prize, the winner releases and agrees to hold harmless the Sponsor, and their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss, or damage of any kind to person, including death, and property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize, participation in any Sweepstakes related activity, or participation in this Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited.

Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site; to be in violation of the Terms of Service of the web site, to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person.

8. WINNER LIST
The winner will be announced on Twitter and Instagram after being chosen by a judging panel, after 6/18/2019. Sponsored by Sonoma County Tourism.