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New Caesars Palace Sweepstakes

Discussion in 'Sweepstakes & Contests' started by jr7110, Jun 18, 2012.

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  1. jr7110

    jr7110 VIP Whale

    Jan 13, 2009
    Trips to Las Vegas:
    One caveat - you have to video yourself singing a Shania Twain song and upload it!!! Here is a link to the Facebook contest page:


    Prize Details
    ONE (1) FAN FAVORITE PRIZE: Stay at Caesars Palace to see Shania Twain in concert. Prize package includes a two (2) night stay at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, $100 food and beverage credit, and two (2) tickets to see Shania Twain at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace.

    Contest Instructions
    Submit a video of your best rendition of a Shania Twain song. Video length must be at least thirty (30) seconds but no more than two (2) minutes. Only one (1) online submission is allowed.

    Finalists will be judged on Stage Presence, Vocal Quality/Ability, and Star Power.

    Videos have to be approved before you will be able to view your video on the contest entree page.

    Ticket info
    Purchase your Shania Twain tickets here

    Prize Eligibility
    Only persons who are at least 21 years of age can enter.
    Contest Starts
    June 18, 2012 @ 10:00 am (PDT)
    Contest Ends
    July 15, 2012 @ 11:59 pm (PDT)

    Shania Sing-Off
    Official Rules


    1. Eligibility: Shania Sing-Off (the “Contest”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are at least twenty-one (21) years old at the time of entry and who did not purchase any equipment for the purposes of entering this Contest. Employees of Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. and/or its parent, affiliates or subsidiaries or properties managed by any of such, Sandbox Entertainment, ePrize, LLC, and any of their parent and affiliate companies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. Individuals who are excluded from casino facilities, including through a government program, at Caesars Entertainment’s discretion, or by their own request, are not eligible. If asked, entrant and/or accompanying friends must provide valid proof of age by way of valid picture identification (driver’s license, passport, state identification card, or military identification card). The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, municipal, territorial, and local laws and regulations and is void in Quebec and where prohibited.

    2. Sponsor: Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc., One Caesars Palace Drive, Las Vegas, NV, 89109, U.S.A. Administrator: ePrize, LLC, One ePrize Drive, Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069, U.S.A.

    3. Agreement to Official Rules: Participation in this Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to this Contest. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

    4. Timing: The Contest begins on June 7, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time (“PT”), ends on August 8, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. PT (the “Contest Period”) and consists of four (4) phases as set forth in the chart below.


    Live Audition Submission
    Start Date: June 7, 2012 8:00 a.m. PT/10:00 a.m. CT
    End Date: June 10, 2012 2:00 p.m. PT/4:00 p.m. CT *

    Online Video Upload Submission
    Start Date: June 18, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. PT
    End Date: July 15, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. PT

    Start Date: July 16, 2012 12:00 a.m. PT
    End Date: July 31, 2012 11:59 p.m. PT

    Start Date: August 1, 2012 10:00 a.m. PT
    End Date: August 8, 2012 11:59 p.m. P.T

    *Live Audition Submission phase is open June 7-9, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. PT/10:00 a.m. CT – 4:00 p.m. PT/6:00 p.m. CT and on June 10, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. PT/10:00 a.m. CT – 2:00 p.m. PT/4:00 p.m. CT.

    Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Contest.

    5. How to Enter: There are two (2) ways to enter:

    a. Live Audition Submission: During the Live Audition Submission, you may participate in the Live Auditions if you are in attendance at the 2012 CMA Festival in Nashville, TN June 7 – 10, 2012. During operating hours listed above, visit the Caesars Entertainment’s Total Rewards booth located in Fan Alley off Broadway and 4th Avenue. You will be required provide your name, date of birth, email address, and home address to the Caesars representative at the booth. In the booth, follow the instructions to record yourself singing all or part of a Shania Twain song. Your audition must be at least thirty (30) seconds, but no longer then two (2) minutes. If you sing longer than two (2) minutes, the judges will only consider the first two (2) minutes of your performance. If you enter by this method, you will only be considered for the Grand Prize. To be included in consideration for the Fan Favorite Prize, you must also enter online.

    Online Video Upload: During the Internet Video Upload Submission Phase, you can enter this Contest through the Shania Sing-Off application on the Caesars Palace Page on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/CaesarsPalace. Follow the links and instructions to complete and submit the registration form, including a valid email address and home address. P.O. Boxes are not permitted. Then, follow the directions to upload one (1) video of at least thirty seconds and no longer than two (2) minutes of yourself singing all or part of a Shania Twain song.
    Your video will hereafter be referred to as your submission (“Submission”). You may not include others in your Submission, regardless of which method of entry you use. By recording your Submission at the CMA Festival or by uploading your Submission, you agree that your Submission conforms to the Submission Guidelines and Content Restrictions as defined below (collectively, the “Guidelines and Restrictions”) and that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may remove or disregard your Submission (as applicable) and disqualify you from the Promotion if it believes that your Submission fails to conform to the Guidelines and Restrictions.

    Submission Guidelines:
    • The online Submission must be in avi, mov, wmv, mp4, mpeg, flv, 3gp, and 3g2 format;
    • The Submission must be at least thirty (30) seconds and not exceed two (2) minutes in length;and
    • The Submission cannot have been submitted previously in a promotion of any kind.

    Content Restrictions:
    • The Submission must not contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement;
    • The Submission must not disparage Sponsor, Shania Twain, Administrator or any other person or party affiliated with the Promotion;
    • The Submission must not feature brand names or trademarks other than those owned by Sponsor or Shania Twain, which entrant has a limited license to use to incorporate in his/her Submission in this Contest;
    • The Submission must not contain images or artwork not created by entrant;
    • The Submission must not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous;
    • The Submission must not contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; and
    • The Submission must not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where Submission is created.

    Limit: Each entrant may upload two (2) Submissions during the Submission Phases (Live Audition and Online Video Upload). Submissions received from any person or email address in excess of the stated limit will be void. Submissions generated by script, macro or other automated means are void. Uploading or recording a Submission constitutes entrant’s consent to give Sponsor a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, create derivative works from, and display such submissions in whole or in part, on a worldwide basis, and to incorporate it into other works, in any form, media or technology now known or later developed, including for promotional or marketing purposes. If requested, entrant will sign any documentation that may be required for Sponsor or its designees to make use of the non-exclusive rights entrant is granting to use the Submission. Released Parties (as defined in Section 9, below) are not responsible for lost, late, stolen, damaged, incomplete, invalid, un-intelligible, garbled, delayed or misdirected Submissions; all of which will be void.

    In the event of a dispute as to any Submission, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Each entrant may be required to show proof of being an authorized account holder.

    6. Winner Determination: Winners will be determined according to the process set forth below.

    a. Judging Phase: During the Judging Phase, a panel of qualified judges determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion will select a Grand Prize winner from among all eligible Submissions and the ten (10) additional entrants (the “Finalists”) from among all eligible Online Submissions with the highest-scoring Submissions based on the following criteria (“Judging Criteria”):

    • Stage Presence (33%);
    • Vocal Quality/Ability (33%); and
    • Star Power (34%)

    In the event of a tie, the entrant whose Submission received the highest score for “Vocal Quality/Ability,” as determined by the qualified judges, in their sole discretion, will be deemed the Grand Prize winner or applicable Finalist. Sponsor reserves the right to select fewer than ten (10) Finalists, if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified Submissions.

    Voting Phase: During the Voting Phase, the Finalists’ Submissions will be posted in an online gallery for public voting on the Caesars Palace Facebook page. Persons who meet the eligibility criteria as set forth in Section 1 will be invited to vote for the Submission they believe is best. Limit: Each person may vote one (1) time per day during the Voting Phase. Multiple votes received from any person or email address in excess of the stated number will be void. Finalists are prohibited from obtaining votes by any fraudulent or inappropriate means, including, without limitation, offering prizes or other inducements to members of the public, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Subject to the Finalists’ compliance with these Official Rules, the Finalist whose Submissions receives the highest number of valid votes during the Voting Phase will be deemed the potential Fan Favorite winner. In the event of a tie, the entrant whose Submission received the highest score for “Vocal Quality/Ability,” as determined by the qualified judges in their sole discretion, will be deemed the potential winner from amongst the tied Finalists. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to select alternate winners should the voting appear to have been tampered with or manipulated in any way.
    7. Winner Requirements: Potential winners will be notified by email or phone on or around August 10, 2012. Except where prohibited, each potential winner will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and Publicity Release (“Affidavit”) (or Declaration of Compliance, if potential winner is a Canadian resident), which must be received by Sponsor within seven (7) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim the prize. If any potential winner is a Canadian resident he/she will be required to answer a time limited skill-testing question without assistance, in order to be eligible to receive a prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to execute and return the Affidavit or Declaration within the required time period, does not timely and accurately answer the skill-testing question (if Canadian resident), does not comply with these Official Rules, potential winner forfeits the prize. If a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Only two (2) alternates may be determined, after which the applicable prize will remain unawarded. Acceptance of any prize shall constitute and signify each winner’s agreement and consent that Sponsor and its designees may use the winner’s name, city, state or province, likeness, Submission and/or prize information in connection with the Contest for promotional, advertising or other purposes, worldwide, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, including the Internet, without limitation and without further payment, notification, permission or other consideration, except where prohibited by law. Without limiting the generality of these Official Rules, each winner shall irrevocably grant, transfer, convey and assign to Sponsor the entirety of the rights in and to the Submission and all renewals and extensions of copyright, and the right to secure copyright registrations thereto in perpetuity including, without limitation, the rights to use the Submission for any and all purposes in any and all media whether now known or hereafter developed, on a worldwide basis, in perpetuity. Each winner accepts and acknowledges that Sponsor shall not be obligated to use the Submission and that Sponsor in its sole discretion shall have the right to refrain from using the Submission. Sponsor shall not incur any liability whatsoever to the extent Sponsor chooses to refrain from any exploitation of its rights hereunder. Each winner will indemnify Sponsor, Released Parties (as defined in Section 9, below) and any licensee of Sponsor against all claims, damages, liabilities, and expenses (including reasonable counsel fees and legal expenses) arising out of any breach of these terms.

    8. Prizes: ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE: Stay at Caesars Palace to see Shania Twain in concert and appear on stage at one of Caesars Entertainment’s Las Vegas property lounges. Prize package includes a three (3) night stay at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, $200 food and beverage credit, two (2) tickets to see Shania Twain at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace and the opportunity to sing onstage at one of the Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas property lounges during the NFR Rodeo (December 14 or 15, 2012), time and location to be at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Prize must be redeemed in order to incorporate one of the above stated days or it will be forfeited. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $1,500 USD.
    ONE (1) FAN FAVORITE PRIZE: Stay at Caesars Palace to see Shania Twain in concert. Prize package includes a two (2) night stay at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, $100 food and beverage credit, and two (2) tickets to see Shania Twain at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. Prize must redeemed between December 1-15, 2012 or it will be forfeited. ARV: $1,000 USD.

    For All Prizes: Travel costs are not included. All expenses not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to, transportation, incidentals, personal charges at lodging, are the sole responsibility of winner. Hotel room prizes are for standard room and tax only unless stated otherwise. Food and Beverage credit excludes alcohol and gratuities. Shania Twain tickets are subject to availability and blackout dates. The Sponsor is not responsible if the Shania Twain concert or onstage opportunity is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason and winner will not be reimbursed for tickets. Seating and timing to be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Tickets may be subject to Sponsor’s standard rain-check policies and procedures. By accepting ticket prize, winner agrees to abide by any terms, conditions and restrictions provided by the ticket, including that companion must be twenty-one (21) years or older at the time of the event. The Sponsor is not responsible if winner does not use ticket on day of event. Prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or a component thereof) for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use.

    9. Release: By receipt of any prize, each winner agrees to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, Facebook, Inc., Sandbox Entertainment, Administrator and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective parent companies and each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

    10. General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If terminated Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, determine the winners from among all non-suspect, eligible Submissions received up to time of such action using the judging procedure outlined above. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the Submission process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner and void all associated Submissions. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies (including attorneys’ fees) from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

    11. Limitations of Liability: Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrant, printing, typographical or other errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines, network hardware or software or recording devices at the CMA Festival; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Submission process or the Contest; (4) printing, typographical, technical, computer, network or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest, the uploading, the processing or judging of Submissions or votes or the tabulating of votes, the announcement of the prizes or in any Contest-related materials; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged or stolen mail; or (6) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize (including any travel/activity related thereto). Released Parties are not responsible for misdirected or undeliverable Submissions or for any technical problems, malfunctions of computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof. Released Parties are not responsible for any unauthorized third party use of any Submission.

    12. Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the District of Nevada or the appropriate Nevada State Court located in Clark County, Nevada, U.S.A.; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, 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. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Nevada, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Nevada or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Nevada, U.S.A.
    13. Entrant’s Personal Information: Information collected from entrant is subject to ePrize, LLC’s Privacy Policy http://www.eprize.com/privacy-policy and Sponsor’s Privacy Policy

    14. Winner List: For a winner list, visit www.Facebook.com/CaesarsPalace. The winner list will be posted after winner confirmation is complete.

    © 2012 ePrize, LLC. All rights reserved.

    This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.

    Shania Sing-Off

    Abbreviated rules for online Ads – Banner
    NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Enter Contest online by: 7/15/12. To enter and for Official Rules, visit www.Facebook.com/CaesarsPalace.
    Abbreviated Rules for online Ads – Not a Banner
    NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Legal residents of the 50 United States (D.C.) and Canada (excluding QC), 21 years or older who did not purchase any equipment for purposes of entering the Contest. Enter Contest online by: 7/15/12. To enter and for Official Rules, including prize descriptions, visit www.Facebook.com/CaesarsPalace. Void in QB and where prohibited. Mathematical skill-testing question correctly answered in order to win. One Grand Prize and One Fan Favorite Prizes (approximate retail values from $1,000 USD to $1500 USD) available to be won.

    Your Video will have to be approved before you will be able to view it on the Shania Sing off Contest Entrees Page.
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