Wedding Dresses & Style

BrideDay Fantasy Shopping Sweeps Official Rules

posted: 12/16/13
by: TLC






1. ELIGIBILITY: TLC's BrideDay Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") is open to legal U.S. residents 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, officers and directors of Discovery Communications, Inc. ("Sponsor"), its promotional partner Kleinfeld Bridal Corp., Promotion Mechanics, Inc. ("Promotion Administrator"), their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, TV production partners, advertising agencies, promotional suppliers (collectively, "Sweepstakes Entities") and the immediate family members (spouses and parents, children and siblings and their spouses, regardless of where they live) or members of the same households (whether related or not) of such individuals are not eligible. All applicable federal, state, and local rules apply. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited or restricted by law.

2. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The Sweepstakes begins on January 3, 2014 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time ("ET") and ends at 4:59 PM ET on March 14, 2014 ("Sweepstakes Period") and consists of ten (10) Entry Periods, one for each week of the Sweepstakes Period, as follows:

Week Begins at 5:00 PM ET Ends at 4:59 PM ET

Week 1: 1/3/2014 1/10/2014

Week 2: 1/10/2014 1/17/2014

Week 3: 1/17/2014 1/24/2014

Week 4: 1/24/2014 1/31/2014

Week 5: 1/31/2014 2/7/2014

Week 6: 2/7/2014 2/14/2014

Week 7: 2/14/2014 2/21/2014

Week 8: 2/21/2014 2/28/2014

Week 9: 2/28/2014 3/7/2014

Week 10: 3/7/2014 3/14/2014

Each week during the Sweepstakes Period, a trivia question about BrideDay will be announced on TLC during the broadcast of BrideDay. Watching BrideDay will help you answer the trivia questions that will be asked on the online entry form. A different question will be asked on each BrideDay episode during the Sweepstakes Period.

3. TO ENTER: Visit access the online entry form, and provide the information requested. Watching BrideDay on TLC will give you information that will help you answer the questions. If you do not correctly answer the question, you will be allowed to try again until you successfully answer the question. Limit one entry per person per entry period. By entering, participants warrant and represent that they agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the final decision of the Sponsor and Promotion Administrator.

4. RANDOM DRAWING - PRIZE - ODDS OF WINNING: On or about March 17, 2014, the Promotion Administrator, an independent judging organization, will conduct a random drawing from among all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period to award one (1) Grand Prize: a trip for the winner and two guests to New York City for a tour of Kleinfeld Bridal. The Grand Prize also includes a gift certificate valued at up to $5,000 toward the purchase of any bridal gown at Kleinfeld. The prize trip consists of round trip coach air travel for three people to New York, NY, from a major commercial airport near winner's residence (as determined by Sponsor), quad-occupancy hotel accommodations for 4 days/3 nights, airport/hotel transfers, $500 spending money and a tour of Kleinfeld. Winner must take trip at time to be determined by the Sponsor in 2014, or prize will be forfeited in its entirety. Total approximate retail value ("ARV") of Grand Prize is $11,600. Actual value will be determined by winner's residence and seasonal rates. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability and certain restrictions. Winner and guests must travel on the same itinerary and will be responsible for all necessary travel authorizations, for any travel insurance and for all trip expenses not specified. The Kleinfeld gift certificate may not to be applied to prior purchases; is valid for one year from date of issue; may not to be combined with any other offers, discounts or promotional sales; and may not be applied toward sample gowns, alterations, accessories, veils, shoes, headpieces, or evening wear. Gift Certificate is not transferable.

The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by email, phone, postal mail and/or express mail at Sponsor's sole discretion. Inability to contact a winner or the return of any prize notification as undeliverable will result in the prize being forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected at random from the remaining eligible entries. Grand Prize winner will be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and (where legal) a publicity release, which must be returned within time period specified in notification letter or an alternate winner may be selected. If Grand Prize winner is 18 or older, as is required for entry, but not of the age of majority in state of residence, prize will either be awarded in the name of parent or legal guardian, or parent or legal guardian must ratify and sign any and all documents required of winner. Winner's guests, or a parent/legal guardian if winner is under the age of 18, must complete and return a notarized liability/publicity release prior to issuance of travel documents. By accepting the Grand Prize, the winner and his/her guests represent that they understand that travel, whether by plane, automobile, or other conveyance, or by foot, and in the air, contains some inherent element of risk of accident, illness, injury, loss or death, which may be caused by negligence, forces of nature, or other agencies, known or unknown. Grand Prize winner and his/her guests represent that they recognize that such risks may be present at any time before, during and after the trip. In order to be considered the Grand Prize winner and partake of the enjoyment of this trip, Grand Prize winner and his/her guests must be willing to accept the risk, and to confirm their acceptance to such risk in writing at Sponsor's request.

Odds of winning will be determined by the number of eligible entries received. No prize transfer or cash redemption. No prize substitution, in whole or in part, except by Sponsor due to prize unavailability or any other reason as solely determined by Sponsor, in which case a prize of comparable or greater value will be awarded.

5. GENERAL: Taxes on prize and all expenses related to acceptance and use of prize are the sole responsibility of winner. By participating, entrants agree to these rules and decisions of Sponsor and Promotion Administrator, which shall be final in all respects relating to this sweepstakes; to release, discharge and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind resulting from their participation in the sweepstakes or their acceptance, use or misuse of prize including, without limitation, personal injury, death and property damage; and if a winner, to permit Sweepstakes Entities to use his or her name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice, voice likeness and city and state address for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in all media, including but not limited to on air and within, in perpetuity, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) and agree to execute specific consent to such use upon request. Sponsor, its promotional partner, their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, agents and representatives, Promotion Administrator, and the officers, directors and employees of each are not responsible for and shall not be liable for any telecast, cable or telephone malfunctions, human error, satellite transmission failures, or delayed telecasts or preemption of or the failure of a cable affiliate to televise TLC(R) or any affiliated Sponsor network in all or any parts of the United States; electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind, including without limitation, server malfunction or by any human error which may occur in the processing of entries; failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions; late, lost, misdirected or incomplete entries or postage-due mail; or any condition caused by events beyond the control of the Sponsor that may cause the promotion to be disrupted or corrupted. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify or suspend the sweepstakes or any portion thereof should virus, bugs or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the promotion, in which case prize will be awarded via a random drawing from among all eligible entries received prior to cancellation. Entry information becomes property of Sponsor. No prize transfer or cash redemption. No prize substitution, in whole or in part, except by Sponsor and/or its promotional partner due to prize unavailability or any other reason as solely determined by Sponsor, in which case a prize of comparable or greater value will be awarded. Internet entry must be made by the entrant only at the authorized web site address of Entries may not be made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any other Internet website or e-mail address, including but not limited to commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites. Any winner who enters by any of the methods described above will be disqualified and an alternate winner selected. Use of any device to automate entry is prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entry at any time in the event it is determined that the entrant has not complied with these Official Rules. This sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the State of Maryland, with jurisdiction and venue in Montgomery County, Maryland, and all claims must be resolved in the courts of Montgomery County, Maryland.

6. ENTRY INFORMATION: Please note that by entering this sweepstakes and by checking the "opt-in" boxes on the entry form for this promotion, you are agreeing that the Sponsor may share your entry information (including your name, address, email address, etc.) with our promotional partners and other parties; and granting us, our promotional partners and other third parties with which we choose to share your information, permission to contact you about our upcoming shows, promotions or for other reasons. You may enter this sweepstakes but keep your entry information private by not checking the "opt-in" boxes on the entry form. The collection and use of entrant information will be governed by Sponsor's on-line privacy policy, available for viewing at

7. WINNER LIST: To receive a winner list, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by April 30, 2014, to: TLC's BrideDay Sweepstakes Winner List, PMI Station, PO Box 750, Southbury, CT 06488-0750.

Sponsor: Discovery Communications, LLC, One Discovery Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

Promotion Administrator: Promotion Mechanics, Inc., 87 South Main Street, Newtown, CT 06470.

(C)2014 Discovery Communications, LLC All rights reserved.

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