Photo Contest

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply; void where prohibited.

 

ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open only to individuals.

 

**TO ENTER: **Submit your digital photographs using the two approved Loteria filters located in Snapchat on Facebook and include the hashtag #FestivaldelaLoteria and #VisitKingsville. The City of Kingsville, Texas (herein after “Sponsor”) is not responsible for late, incomplete, damaged, illegible, or misdirected entries. All entries may be published on the Sponsor’s web site. Nothing in these Contest rules obligate Sponsor to publish or otherwise use any photo submitted in connection with the Contest. Each entry must be submitted on an individual basis (i.e., no team, joint, or corporate entries) and all components of the entry must be the original creation of the submitting participant. Only non-commercial work may be submitted. Entries may not contain profanity, nudity, pornographic images, violent images, anti-competition messages, illegal material, or material that violates the rights of third parties. Entries may not include confidential information, trade secrets, trademarks or copyrighted material belonging to any person or entity other than the participant absent a suitable license or permission agreement (proof of which is required). Entries containing any forbidden matter or material otherwise deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the Instagram account submitted at time of entry.

 

JUDGING: The photo posted between April 6, 2019 at 7 AM CST and April 6, 2019 at 1:45 PM CST with the most likes will be deemed the winning entry. In the event of a tie, a panel of three judges selected by the City will decide the winner. By entering, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules, and that the decisions of the judges are final and binding in all respects. The winner will be notified by/on the Kingsville Visitors Center Facebook Page and on the Festival de la Loteria performance stage on April 6, 2019 by 2 PM CST.

 

Potential winners will be required to sign and return a sworn Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability and Publicity Release. If required documentation is not returned within seven (7) business days of notification, or if notification is returned as undeliverable, any prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected.

 

**PRIZE AWARDS: **Prizes will be awarded within sixty (60) days after winner verification. No prize substitution or transfer is permitted, except that Sponsor 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 each winner.

 

GENERAL RULES & LIMITATIONS: By entering, you represent that: (i) your entry is your own original work; and (ii) you own or have the rights to convey any and all right and title in any material submitted as part of your entry into the Contest. By entering, you grant to Sponsor a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to edit, publish, promote, republish at any time in the future and otherwise use your submission, along with your name and likeness, in any and all media for any purpose, without further permission, notice or compensation (except where prohibited by law). By participating in the Contest, you agree to release Sponsor and its elected officials, affiliates, 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 prize. Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failures, or other errors or problems which may occur in connection with the Contest, whether computer, network, technical, mechanical, typographical, printing, human or otherwise, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing or judging of entries, the announcement of the prizes, in any Contest-related materials, or that may limit prize fulfillment or a participant’s ability to enter the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to amend these official rules and to permanently disqualify from the Contest any person it believes has intentionally violated these official rules. This Contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by Snapchat or Facebook.

 

PRIVACY: By entering, you agree that the information you provide may be sent to promotional partners of the Sponsor(s). You may be contacted by the Sponsor(s) and/or promotional partners with future promotional offers. Information provided by you to participate in this Contest is subject to the privacy policies of the Sponsor(s).