This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information and entry to Spot Magazine and Bennington Properties and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for verification of your eligibility to participate in the Promotion. By participating in this promotion you agree to a complete release of Facebook from any claims. Please direct any questions or comments regarding this Promotion to Spot Magazine and/or Bennington Properties.  Participation in this promotion is subject to the official rules.

OFFICIAL RULES: Enter to Win a Sunriver Vacation 

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. ENTRY OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES OR DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO ARE AT LEAST EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE OR LEGAL AGE OF MAJORITY IN THEIR STATE OF RESIDENCE ON DATE OF ENTRY. Void in Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions, and where prohibited by law. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with FACEBOOK. Any information provided is being provided to the Sponsor and FACEBOOK.

1) ENTER TO WIN CALENDAR AND TIMING: The Enter to Win a Sunriver Vacation, presented by Bennington Properties and Spot Magazine (the “Sweepstakes” or “Promotion”) solicitation of entries starts August 1, 2015 at 12:00:00 AM Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) and ends August 31, 2015 at 11:59:59 PM Pacific Standard (“PST”) (the “Promotional Period”). From August 1, 2015 12:00:00 AM Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) and ending August 31, 2015 at 11:59:59 PM Pacific Standard (“PST”) (the “Promotional Period”) the participants, will be available for a public vote.  The Award Winner(s) as selected by an independent panel of judges and the public voting will be announced within 7 days following August 31, 2015 at 6:00:00 AM Pacific Standard Time (“PST”). The Sponsor’s computer or that of its designee is the official timekeeper for this Sweepstakes.

2) ELIGIBILITY: This Promotion is offered and open only to [1] persons legally residing in one of the fifty (50) United States or District of Columbia; [2] who are at least eighteen (18) years of age or legal age of majority in their state of residence on the date of entry submission in this Promotion; [3] have an iOS or Android device that supports the Facebook applications; and [4] have the Facebook application downloaded on their device and A Facebook account;  (“Participant(s)”).  Officers, directors and employees of Bennington Properties and Spot Magazine are not eligible to participate (“Promotion Entities”). This Sweepstakes is void in Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions, and where prohibited by law. Number of eligible entries per household is three (3).

3) HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Promotion via Facebook, a Participant first needs to have the Facebook application downloaded on their mobile device and to become a registered user.  If you do not have an account you must create one.  Accounts are free. By submitting your information and creating an account, you agree to the terms of use and privacy notice of Facebook. If you do not agree to these terms of use and privacy notice, you cannot create an account, or participate in this Promotion.  To enter the Promotion upload a photo of your furry family vacation photo(s),name(s) of pets in photo and brief description the photo. All entries must comply with these Official Rules, including, without limitation, the “Entry Requirements” section below. All entries must be submitted during the Sweepstakes Period. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned.  The individual who submits an entry will be referred to herein as “Entrant.” As part of the Sweepstakes entry process, Entrants may be required to indicate that they have read, accept and agree to be bound by these Official Rules including that they are at least eighteen (18) years of age.

To enter the Promotion via hashtags, a Participant may upload “post” images using the hashtags, #dogslovebennington on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram complying with the Official Rules, including, without limitation the “Entry Requirements” below.  All entries must be submitted during Sweepstakes period and agree to be bound by these Official Rules including that they are at least eighteen (18) years of age.

Entry Requirements: To be eligible, entry must: (1) be in keeping with Sponsor’s image; (2) may not be obscene, indecent, or otherwise offensive (as determined by Sponsor and Administrator in their sole discretion); (3) not defame or invade the publicity or privacy rights of any person, living or deceased; (4) infringe, violate, or misappropriate any person’s or entity’s personal or proprietary rights (including copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property rights); (5) not contain (i) any words, statements, or images considered offensive to individuals of any age, race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, or other protected class, or who are disabled, (ii) any threats to any person, place, business, group, or entity, (iii) materials that promote bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on age, race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sexual orientation or other protected class, or disability, (iv) any materials that depict illegal acts, are sexually explicit, libelous, obscene, violent, hateful, slanderous, (v) content not in keeping with Sponsor’s reputation and image or (6) adhere to the Facebook Terms of Use set forth and (7) not be owned by a third-party and/or be subject of or to any restriction or right that would in any way limit Sponsor’s right to use the entry as permitted under these Official Rules (collectively “Entry Requirements”). Failure to comply with these Entry Requirements, as determined by Sponsor and Administrator in their sole discretion, is grounds for an automatic disqualification from the Sweepstakes.

4) Judging and Notifications: Top 5 Finalists will be selected by a team of Bennington Properties/Spot Magazine Judges on or about September 7, 2015 from among all eligible entries.  The Grand Prize will be selected on or about September 7, 2015 by judging and/or public votes.  Within three (3) business days of the judging, Sponsor will notify winner. Odds of winning based on total number of entries received.  Limit of one (1) prize per person/household. 

5) GRAND PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize is a 3-day vacation at Bennington Properties valued at $600.  Top five (5) photos will appear in Spot Magazine’s October/November 2015 issue.  Winner(s) agree to grant permission to use images in issue and in other promotional outlets for Spot Magazine and Bennington Properties.

6) LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Promotion Entities assume no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty, failed, garbled or jumbled electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Sweepstakes; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Sweepstakes; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of the Internet or any combination thereof, or; (e) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s electronic device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Sweepstakes or download any materials in the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part.

8) ENTRANT RELEASES: All Entrants, as a condition of entry into the Sweepstakes, agree to release Promotion Entities, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, distributors, suppliers, printers, application developers, distributors and advertising, promotional or judging agencies, Facebook and Instagram from and against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with accessing the Sweepstakes page; submitting an entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes; the receipt, ownership or use of any prize awarded; preparing for, participating in or traveling to and/or from any prize-related activity, or any typo graphical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement of offering of any prize. The winner shall bear all risk of loss or damage to their prize after it has been delivered. Sponsor makes no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize. Except where prohibited by law, winners grant to Sponsor the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide in any media now known or hereinafter known and without limitation the winner’s name, voice, statement, picture or other likeness, without additional compensation, for public relations, advertising and promotional purposes as may be determined by Sponsor.

9) WINNERS LIST: For the names of the prize winners, available after September 15, 2015 by emailing publisher@spotmagazine.net.

10) SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: Sponsor: Bennington Properties, PO Box 3367, Sunriver, OR 97707 and Spot Magazine, PO Box 16667, Portland, OR 97292.