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Terms and Conditions for #Ripleys99 Strange Days of Summer Photo Contest

By participating in the Ripley’s 99 Strange Days of Summer Photo Contest (the “Contest”), you agree to abide by the Contest Rules. Therefore, please read these Contest Rules prior to entry to ensure you understand and agree. You agree that submission of an entry in the Contest (“Entry”) constitutes agreement to these Contest Rules. You may not submit an Entry to the Contest and are not eligible to receive the prizes described in these Contest Rules unless you agree to these Contest Rules. These Contest Rules form a binding legal agreement between you and Ripley with respect to the Contest. The Contest is sponsored by Ripley Entertainment Inc. (“Ripley”), a Delaware corporation with its principal place of business at 7576 Kingspointe Parkway, suite 188, Orlando, Florida 32819.

  1. 1.       No purchase or payment necessary to enter or win.
  2. 2.       Eligibility
  • Contest is open to individuals worldwide who are at least 13 years old at the time of Entry with the EXCEPTION of individuals who reside in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, the Province of Quebec, Sudan and Syria.
  • You must have a valid email address, physical address and telephone number.
  • Employees, and former employees of Ripley, along with its affiliated entities, their immediate family members and persons living in their same household, are not eligible to participate or receive prizes.
  • Enter as many times as you like!
  • Any incomplete Entries will not be eligible.
  • All entries and submissions, once submitted, become the property of Ripley.
  1. 3.       How to Enter

The Contest commences at 9:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on May 24th, 2018 and ends at 11:59PM ET on September 27, 2018 (the "Contest Period”). All Entries must be received by 11:59AM ET on September 21, 2018 (the “Contest Entry Close Date”).

  • Take an original photo or video featuring your strange photo - and share it on social media (as discussed below) using the hashtag #Ripleys99 or upload it here manually.
  • Post the photo to your Twitter® account* along with the hashtag #Ripleys99 tag and @Ripleys
  • Post the photo to your Instagram® account* along with the hashtag #Ripleys99 tag.

*You may sign up for a Twitter® or Instagram® account for free. Note that, in order to utilize the Twitter® or Instagram® services, a compatible mobile device is required. The Sponsor is not responsible for any Entrant’s costs whatsoever associated with accessing the Twitter® and/or Instagram® services, including without limitation internet access costs, mobile data costs, or any subscription costs or fees implemented by the Twitter® and/or Instagram® service providers.

This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with, Twitter, Inc., Instagram, Inc., or their related entities.

  1. 4.       Selection of the Winner

Eligible entries will be voted on by a panel of judges on the Contest page. One winner will be selected  based on the most creative photo at the end of the Contest.

The winner will be announced by September 28th, 2018.

The person receiving and replying to the winner announcement will be considered the winner unless they specify another person as the winner.

The prize shall be delivered to the winner to their mailing address at the expense of Ripley.

The winner will have 1 week from notification to respond to Ripley to set up the delivery of their prize.

In the event a winner is ineligible, the winner fails to respond to Ripley within one (1) week after prize notification or the prize notification is undeliverable, an alternate winner may be selected.

Online entries made with multiple email addresses, under multiple identities or through the use of any other device or artifice to enter multiple times will be deemed invalid.

  1. 5.       Prizes

The winner will receive $5,000 USD.

In order to receive a prize, winner may be required to provide proof of identification or eligibility.

  1. 6.       Personal Information

By entering the Contest, you agree and consent to Ripley’s collection, use and retention of your personal information for all purposes related to this Contest (including, but not limited to, processing and administering entries, sharing an entrant’s personal information with Sponsor’s service providers and contractors necessary to conduct and operate this Contest, communicating with and awarding prizes to winners, making public announcements about winners, and advertising, promoting and publicizing this Contest).

If you object to the above, you should not participate in this Contest.

  1. 7.       Limitations of Liability

By participating in the Contest, each participant agrees to release and hold Ripley, its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, and the employees, officers, directors, agents, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the Contest, the entry process, or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use or misuse of any prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy.

Ripley, their subsidiaries, and affiliated companies, agents, and representatives are not responsible for error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operations or transmission; computer transmissions, or for technical, electronic, hardware or software, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions of any kind; or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive registration information by Ripley on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or any combination thereof.

The information you provide will be used for the promotion of this Contest and or any other Ripley contests or promotions.

  1. 8.       General Terms and Conditions

The Official Rules shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Florida, without regard to its conflict of law rules.

You expressly agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or dispute under the Official Rules and or your use of resides in the courts located in Orange County Florida, and you further expressly agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action.

The prevailing party in any dispute shall be entitled to recover its attorney’s fees from the non-prevailing party.


By participating in the Contest, the participants agree to be bound by the Official Rules. These rules will be interpreted by Ripley’s sole discretion, and all determinations made pursuant to these rules by Ripley are final and binding.

All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply.

Ripley may terminate and permanently disqualify any participant who, in Ripley’s sole discretion, determines as being in violation of the Official Rules.

All decisions by Ripley are final.

Ripley’s contact info is as follows: Ripley Entertainment Inc., 7576 Kingspointe Parkway, Suite 188, Orlando, Florida 32819.

The terms set forth the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings relating thereto, whether oral or written.

© 2018 Ripley Entertainment Inc.