Official Rules | 2017 WTTW Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes


WTTW Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes, Official Rules

WTTW 2017 GREAT TREASURE HUNT SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR CONTRIBUTION NECESSARY TO ENTER TO WIN. NO PRIZE CHANGES OR TRANSFERS; NO CASH SUBSTITUTIONS.The sponsor of the WTTW 2017 Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is Window to the World Communications, Inc. (“Sponsor”), an Illinois not-for-profit corporation and licensee of Television Station WTTW/Chicago and Radio Station WFMT/FM.

METHODS OF ENTRY: 
(1) Mail: Complete the Official Entry Form you received in the mail according to the instructions and enclose with the Official Entry Form the number of entry tickets you wish to submit. All entry tickets must be detached from each other in order for the entry to be valid. If your official entry tickets are pre-printed with your name and address, please check all information for accuracy. If pre-printed information is not legible, print your Name, Address (no P.O. boxes), City, State, and ZIP Code on each ticket you enclose. Mail your completed Official Entry Form and entry tickets to Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes, WTTW, 5400 N. Saint Louis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625-4698 before the Deadline (as hereinafter defined). If you utilize the U.S. mail method of Sweepstakes entry, only Official Entry Form and tickets received through the U.S. mail will be accepted; faxed and express mail entries will not be accepted and all such attempted entries will be disqualified.  

If you did not receive an Official Entry Form in the mail or to request another copy of an Official Entry Form, tickets, and rules through the mail, either:

(i) legibly print your Name, Address (no P.O. boxes), City, State, ZIP Code, birth date and the words “Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes” on a card and mail it to: Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes Entry Form Request, WTTW, 5400 N. Saint Louis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625-4698, or

(ii) go to wttw.com/sweepstakes, and fill out the Official Entry Form request for the materials to be mailed to you, or

(iii) call (773) 509-1111 extension 2 (charges may apply). Mail entries must be postmarked on or before November 6, 2017.

Postage due entries will not be accepted. WTTW is not responsible for lost, damaged, misdirected, forged, illegible, incomprehensible, torn, mutilated, destroyed, tampered with, incomplete, stolen, postage-due, or late mail.

(2) Internet: Go to the Sweepstakes Internet website located at the URL www.wttw.com/sweepstakes and complete the online entry form by providing your name, address (no P.O. boxes), City, State, ZIP Code, birth date, the number of entry tickets you would like Sponsor to enter into the Sweepstakes in your name (up to eleven (11) tickets per entry; 22 entries per household total) and indicate that you have read and accept the Official Rules. Online entries must be received by 12:00 p.m. CT on November 6, 2017.

Limit: eleven (11) tickets (includes one (1) bonus ticket) per individual; twenty-two (22) tickets (includes two (2) bonus tickets) per household regardless of the method of Sweepstakes entry. One (1) bonus ticket per ten (10) entry tickets will be issued to each entrant who enters online.

Eligibility. Sweepstakes open only to those individuals who are at least eighteen (18) years of age (or the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence) on the date of Sweepstakes entry and are legal residents of and physically residing in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, or Wisconsin as of the date of their entry. Sweepstakes void outside of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin and where prohibited by law. Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to win prizes: (a) Employees of WTTW, WFMT, WWCI, Inc., their affiliates and distributors engaged in the development, production, or distribution of materials for this Sweepstakes, (b) employees of advertising agencies associated with WTTW, WFMT, WWCI, or prize donors, (c) any sponsors of affiliated companies, (d) employees of Plante Moran or other accounting firms associated with Sponsor, (e) prize donors or their employees, parent companies, affiliates, or subsidiaries, (f) persons who are immediate family or who live in the same household as person in any of the preceding categories (whether related or unrelated). As used herein, “family members” means spouse, ex-spouse, domestic partner, mother, father, grandmother, grandfather, step-mother, step-father, brother, sister, children, and grandchildren.

DEADLINES. U.S. mail entries will be accepted beginning April 3, 2017. All entries must be received or postmarked by November 6, 2017. Mail entries received before April 3, 2017 will be disqualified. Online entries will be accepted beginning at 12:00 p.m. Central Time (CT) on March 20, 2017. All online entries must be received no later than 12:00 p.m. CT on November 6, 2017. Sponsor’s computer will serve as the official timepiece for online entries to the Sweepstakes.

PRIZES. In addition to those Sweepstakes general prizes (described below) for which all entries are eligible, there are four (4) additional prize categories for which entries may be eligible:

First 50 Entrants Drawing
There are two separate First 50 Entrants prizes. 

The Spring First 50 Entrants Drawing:
(a) For Sweepstakes entries made via U.S. mail: Your entry must be one of the first twenty-five (25) entries received by Sponsor via U.S. mail (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) between April 3, 2017, and May 22, 2017 (no faxed or express mail deliveries accepted; all such entries will be disqualified).

(b) For Sweepstakes entries made via the Internet: Your entry must be one of the first twenty-five (25) entries received by Sponsor by 12:00 p.m. CT between March 20, 2017, and May 22, 2017 (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion). 

The Fall First 50 Entrants Drawing:
(a) For Sweepstakes entries made via U.S. mail: Your entry must be one of the first twenty-five (25) entries received by Sponsor via U.S. mail (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) between July 31, 2017, and October 2, 2017 (no faxed or express mail deliveries accepted; all such entries will be disqualified).

(b) For Sweepstakes entries made via the Internet: Your entry must be one of the first twenty-five (25) entries received by Sponsor by 12:00 p.m. CT between July 31, 2017, and October 2, 2017 (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion). 

Spring Early Bird Drawing
One (1) person will be selected in a random drawing conducted by Sponsor for the Spring Early Bird prize. To be eligible for the Spring Early Bird Prize, entries must be received on or before May 22, 2017 regardless of the method of entry (online entries must be received by 12:00 p.m. CT on May 22, 2017). 

Fall Early Bird Drawing
One (1) person will be selected in a random drawing conducted by Sponsor for the Fall Early Bird prize. To be eligible for the Fall Early Bird drawing, entries must be received on or before October 2, 2017 regardless of the method of entry (online entries must be received by 12:00 p.m. CT on October 2, 2017).  

The Great Treasure Hunt Bonus Drawing
One (1) person will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries conducted by Sponsor for the Great Treasure Hunt Bonus Prize. To be eligible for the Great Treasure Hunt Bonus Prize drawing, each entrant must either write on the mail-in entry form or type into their online entry form where indicated the word “window.” To be eligible for the Great Treasure Hunt Bonus Prize drawing, entries must be received on or before November 6, 2017 regardless of the method of entry (online entries must be received by 12:00 p.m. CT on November 6, 2017).  Only bonus ticket entries are eligible for the Great Treasure Hunt Bonus Drawing and will not be included in the pool of eligible entries for the general prize drawings. .

The winner of any prize noted above (e.g., the Fall Early Bird Drawing) is eligible to win a general prize as well.

GENERAL PRIZES (See complete prize details and restrictions at wttw.com/sweepstakes): 

GRAND PRIZE: One (1) 2018 Subaru Outback 2.5i Premium. Approximate Retail Value (ARV): $30,265. All federal, state and local taxes, including without limitation sales tax, if applicable, are the winner’s sole responsibility. Winner must have valid driver’s license. Winner may not sell the car back to the dealership within 30 days of receipt. No cash, merchandise only. 

OTHER PRIZES (some prizes listed below must be used by a deadline established by the prize donor; those deadlines will be listed in the prize certificate issued to the prize winner):

One (1) king size Aireloom Clairidge Firm mattress and box spring set and two (2) Aireloom Luxury pillows from Abt Electronics and Aireloom. Must be 18 years or older. Delivery and set-up fees will apply if delivery address is outside of Abt delivery range. No substitutions. Not redeemable for cash. Two (2) total prizes. (ARV: $11,996); One (1) ladies custom 14K yellow and white gold and diamond necklace with sixty (60) round brilliant cut diamonds weighing 1.0ctw, and one (1) ladies custom 14K white gold and diamond circle earrings with sixty-five (65) round brilliant cut diamonds weighing .75ctw from Gregg Helfer Ltd. (ARV: $11,000); One (1) Culinary Boot Camp 1 class, one (1) Culinary Boot Camp 2 class, one (1) Grilling Boot Camp, and one (1) $950 gift card to The Chopping Block. Winner must register in advance for boot camps listed on The Chopping Block’s calendar within one calendar year. All boot camps have a two week cancellation policy. Two (2) total prizes. (ARV: $10,000); One (1) private cooking party and improv show from pH Comedy Theater for up to 14 guests at The Wooden Spoon. Can be redeemed on any available Tuesday night in 2018. Not valid on weekends or any other weekday. Choose from standard party menu; upgraded menus are available for an additional cost to be paid by the winner. Four (4) total prizes. (ARV: $10,000); One (1) Yamaha NU1 hybrid piano from Grand Piano Haus. Winner is responsible for IL Use Tax (6.25%). White Glove Setup and Delivery fee $450 within a 20 mile radius of Grand Piano Haus’ location. Additional $25 for each flight of stairs. Additional $1/mile beyond 20 miles of Grand Piano Haus’ location. No cash, merchandise only. (ARV: $6,999); One (1) shopping spree of in-stock rugs or carpeting at Oscar Isberian Rugs. No cash, merchandise only. If wall to wall carpeting is selected, prize is for an installed order. (ARV: $6,500); One (1) twelve (1) month Premier Level Membership to Fitness Formula Clubs. Must be 18 years old. Not valid for current FFC members. Two (2) total prizes. (ARV: $5,200); One (1) Dremel® Idea Builder 3D40 printer from Dremel®. No substitutions. No cash, merchandise only. Four (4) total prizes. (ARV: $5,196); One (1) $1,000 shopping spree at Turin Bicycle. Limited to brands carried at Turin – see website for details. No cash, merchandise only. Five (5) total prizes. (ARV: $5,000); One (1) Karastan wool carpeting shopping spree from select Karastan styles and installation from Home Carpet One. Winner responsible for sales tax and any costs above $5,000. Must be an installed order. Delivery charges may apply for which winner is responsible. (ARV: $5,000); One (1) Hyosung GV250 Aquila EFI motorcycle and one (1) pair of Stylmartin Continental riding boots from City Scooters. Winner must claim prize at store. Winner pays license, title, and taxes. No cash, merchandise only. (ARV: $4,484); One (1) VIP Party Pack including ten (1) VIP tickets and one (1) $100 food credit from Laugh Factory Chicago. 18+ to enter, two (2) drink minimum per person. Ten (10) total prizes. (ARV: $4,000); Two (2) two-packs of Beluga Encounters and Behind the Scenes Tours, and six (6) four-packs of Behind the Scenes Tours from Shedd Aquarium. For Beluga Encounters participants must be at least 12 years old and 60 inches tall. Children ages 12-15 must be accompanied by a participating paid adult age 18 or older. For Behind the Scenes tours participants must be 55 inches or taller. Minimum age is 10. Guests ages 10-15 must be accompanied by a participating adult, age 18 or older. Eight (8) total prizes. (ARV: $2,567); One (1) Les Paul Standard electric guitar in Honey Burst finish. (ARV: $3,999); 12 4-in-1 Trikes and 12 Classic Red Dual Deck Tricycles from Radio Flyer. 24 total prizes. (ARV: $2,040); Four (4) tickets to a 2018-2019 Chicago Blackhawks home game including parking and an autographed jersey by player of choice. Tickets must be redeemed for a mutually agreed upon non-premium game and are subject to availability. Excludes playoff games. Tickets cannot be redeemed without the original form and must be returned prior to the expiration date. Jersey autograph choice subject to availability. One (1) total prize. (ARV: $2,000); One (1) Wolfbrand 49cc Islander scooter from City Scooters. Winner must claim prize at store and pay license, title fees and taxes. (ARV: $1,399); 52 movie passes from Cinemark Theatres. Exchange at any Cinemark Theatre box office for ONE FREE admission. Not valid for all programs. For XD, 3D, Xtreme, and IMAX Attractions – additional premium applies. This pass is non-refundable. Not for sale, redeemable or exchangeable for cash. (ARV: $936); Two (2) tickets to a 2018 Chicago Fire regular season home match in the Heineken Second Star Club and one (1) team signed soccer ball. This certificate must be redeemed at least two weeks in advance of selected game. Not valid on International Friendly games. Not valid for playoff games. Good for one game only. Games based on availability and subject to sellouts. Game date must be mutually agreed upon. Void after Oct. 31, 2018. The Chicago Fire is not responsible for lost or stolen certificates and tickets, which cannot be replaced if lost or stolen. One (1) total prize. (ARV: $800); One (1) two (2) night stay for two adults and up to 3 children under the age of 17, four (4) all-day lift tickets or two (2) 18-hole rounds of golf, and one (1) breakfast for two (2) per stay at Crystal Mountain resort. Please present Gift Certificate at the time of purchase. Must be used prior to expiration and is subject to availability. Gift Certificate is non-refundable. No extensions or substitutions on unused portion. Not partially redeemable. Cannot be replaced if lost or stolen. Reservations are based on availability. Holidays and peak season periods are excluded, including weekends in January and February. We will do our best to accommodate your primary choice and work to provide you with your alternate arrival date if necessary. Your award is an individual award and cannot be used for group travel. No more than two awards may be used for the same arrival period. A $50 good faith deposit is required to confirm your reservation. Please mail a check or money order for $50 to reservations, along with this certificate within seven days of making your reservation. This deposit will be applied to lodging taxes, gratuities, resort service fee and personal incidental charges such as food, beverages, telephone, etc. used during your stay. The balance of the deposit will be refunded to you upon checkout. No refunds on any unused portions of package. One member of the party must be at least 21 years of age. If changes need to be made to your confirmed reservation you may do so up to 14 days prior to your arrival date, cancellation or change made within 14 days of arrival will result in the forfeiture of the $50. A no-show will forfeit the travel as well as the $50 deposit. (ARV: $700); One (1) private brewery tour for four (4) people and one (1) $100 gift certificate to the tap room at Half Acre Beer Co. Must be scheduled with three (3) months notice. Cannot tip with gift certificate. Two (2) total prizes. (ARV: $600); One (1) package of five (5) one (1) hour massages from Urban Oasis Massage Therapy. (ARV: $550); One (1) Wine & Hors d’Oeuvres Cocktail Party for up to six (6) guests at City Winery. Event date and time subject to space availability. City Winery Wine Director will choose selection of City Winery Wines for the event and Executive Chef will choose selection of hors d'Oeuvres. Valid at City Winery West Loop location only. (ARV: $540); One (1) TCL 40” Roku television and five (5) Roku Streaming Sticks from Roku, Inc. (ARV: $520); One (1) pack of Marbles Favorites: GeekBox Metal Edition, Otrio, The Sherlock, Fündapop, and the Touchy Feely from Marbles: The Brain Store. Three (3) total prizes. (ARV: $500); $500 in gift cards to Anderson’s Bookshop. Not redeemable for cash. Cannot be used on events sold through brownpapertickets.com. No additional fees will apply when using gift cards. One (1) total prize. (ARV: $500); One (1) $500 gift card to BLICK Art Materials. Card is redeemable online, by phone, by mail, and at all Blick and Utrecht retail locations. It has no fees and will never expire. This card is not redeemable for cash or credit except where required by law. (ARV: $500); One (1) $500 credit to Creative Memories. (ARV: $500); $250 in gift cards to Foursided. Foursided is not responsible for lost, stolen, damaged cards or any unauthorized card use. Card is redeemable for merchandise only. Card has no cash value. Two (2) total prizes. (ARV: $500); $500 in gift cards to Mario Tricoci. One (1) total prize. (ARV: $500); One (1) REVERE® Copper Confidence Core™ 10-piece Stainless Steel cookware set and one (1) REVERE® Copper Confidence Core™ 2 Quart Stainless Steel Steamer Basket. Winner must be 18 years of age or older and live in the contiguous United States. Two (2) total prizes. (ARV: $500); $500 shopping spree at Roy’s Furniture. Must present at the time of purchase. New orders only. Cannot be combine with other promotions or offers. Not redeemed for cash. (ARV: $500); One (1) Gold Coast package from Merchant & Rhoades. Gentlemen only. (ARV: $423); One (1) SodaStream Power and Flavor Mix Package. Two (2) total prizes. (ARV: $420); One (1) football signed by Alshon Jeffrey from the Chicago Bears. (ARV: $125); One (1) Jose Abreau autographed hat and one (1) Jose Abreau autographed photo from the Chicago White Sox. (ARV: $100); One (1) Chic Chicago package (ARV: $2,680); One (1) Window to the World package (ARV: $2,669); One (1) City Excursions package (ARV: $2,618); One (1) Treat Yourself package (ARV: $2,613); One (1) Chicago Staycation package (ARV: $2,513); One (1) Dinner and a Show package (ARV: $2,422); One (1) Time for Adventure package (ARV: $2,472); One (1) Make it a Party package (ARV: $2,412); One (1) Toast of the Town package (ARV: $2,342);  One (1) five (5) night stay in a Wonderful Room and daily continental breakfast for two (2) at the W Chicago Lakeshore. Blackout dates: 5/19-22, 6/1-5, 9/10-15, 6/17-20, 11/11-14. (ARV: $2,100); One (1) five (5) night stay in a Traditional Room and daily breakfast at Ko’sin for two (2) at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass, Chandler, Arizona. Redemption dates subject to availability. Black-out dates may apply. Not redeemable for cash. Please call for reservations. *Not valid in conjunction with groups, conventions or holidays* Reservations can be made no more than 30 days in advance of arrival. Original Gift Certificate must be presented at check-in. Lost, stolen or expired gift certificates will not be re-issued. Copy is not valid. Prize includes 50,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $3,320); One (1) five (5) night stay in a Fabulous Room with daily breakfast at Gallery Restaurant for two (2) at the W Boston. Black out dates are as follows: 12/31/17, 3/23/18 -3/24/18, 5/10/18 -5/11/18, 6/3/18-6/5/18, 10/21/18-10/23/18, 11/1/18-11/3/18, 12/31/18. Please contact the designated hotel contact to make reservations no later than 10 days in advance of your desired arrival date. Guest is responsible for incidental charges not listed as an amenity. Present the original award certificate with a valid ID and credit card upon arrival at the hotel. The certificate has no cash value and may not be replaced if lost or stolen. It is also non-exchangeable and non-refundable. Extensions beyond the expiration date cannot be honored. Space is limited and blackout dates do apply. Prize includes 50,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $3,500); One (1) five (5) night stay in a Bedroom Ocean Suite and daily breakfast for two (2) at the Pine Cliffs, a Luxury Collection Resort, Algarve, Portugal. Black out dates are 7/13/18-8/24/18. Prize includes 120,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $5,294); One (1) five (5) night stay and daily breakfast for two (2) at the W Miami. Blackout dates apply. Based upon availability. Redeem by 12/20/2018. Prize includes 50,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $4,100); One (1) five (5) night stay in a Traditional room and daily breakfast at Hudson Market for two (2) at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel.  Based on availability, voucher must be present upon check in, non-transferable and has no cash value. Prize includes 50,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $4,225); One (1) five (5) night stay in a Traditional room and daily breakfast for two (2) at Le Westin Montréal.  The certificate may not be redeemed over special events such as but not limited to Formula One Grand Prix, Osheaga Music Festival, etc. Prize includes 60,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $3,355); One (1) five (5) night stay in a one bedroom suite and daily breakfast at Marker 92 for two (2) at The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village. This is a donation and/or promotional certificate. Certificates are not redeemable for cash. No cash or credit will be given for any unused portion of any certificate surrendered. Certificates are valid through the expiration date listed on the front. Offer must be booked and occur on or before the expiration date indicated on the front of the certificate. Reservations are required. Please call to make reservations Monday-Friday (9AM-5PM). Certificate must be surrendered to hotel at time of use. Certificate is not transferable and cannot be resold. Use by any person other than the recipient named is invalid and void. Certificate may not be duplicated and is for single use only. Certificate may not be accepted if altered in any way. Certificate cannot be replaced if lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed. Certificates are based on availability and subject to blackout dates, including but not limited to holidays and high season. NOT VALID: 12/24/2017-01/01/2018, 02/01/2018-03/31/2018, 12/31/2018. Certificate cannot be combined with any other offers or used for alcohol. Prize includes 50,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $4,975); One (1) five (5) night stay in a Deluxe Room and daily buffet breakfast for two (2) at the Hotel Bristol Vienna, a Luxury Collection Hotel. Redeemable upon availability, excluding congresses, excluding weekends in December as well as Christmas and New Year’s. Prize includes 120,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $6,040);

GREAT TREASURE HUNT BONUS PRIZE: 60,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $1,770);

SPRING EARLY BIRD PRIZE: One (1) seven (7) night cruise for two (2) in a Category BA stateroom on the Enchanting Rhine or Captivating Rhine sailing in 2018 from AmaWaterways. Based on availability. Land program, stateroom upgrades, transfers and flights may be purchased at an additional cost and will be subject to the AmaWaterways cancellation policy; please ask for details. Gratuities and onboard incidentals are not included and are the responsibility of the passenger(s). Prize is not exchangeable against other cruises; offer is not combinable with any other promotions and/or discounts; certificate is non-transferable and has no cash value. Recipient must provide up to three (3) cruise choices in order of preference. Should all three (3) choices be unavailable, we will suggest an alternative cruise date based on the same specifications. Prize includes 120,000American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit www.wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or www.aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $13,936);

FALL EARLY BIRD PRIZE: One (1) five (5) night stay in a Deluxe Room and daily buffet breakfast at Brasserie Délice for two (2) at the Sheraton Prague Charles Square Hotel. Voucher is subject to availabing and may not be valid during blackout dates. Advance reservations are required. Prize voucher expires December 31, 2018. Not redeemable for cash. Prize includes 120,000 American Airline AAdvantage® miles. Mileage award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit www.wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican for complete terms and conditions or www.aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. (ARV: $5,540);

FIRST 50 ENTRANTS PRIZES: One (1) copy of the 2017 Rand McNally Road Atlas. Total of one hundred (100) prizes. (ARV: $1,495).

PRIZES INCLUDING HOTEL STAYS
All hotel reservations must be made at least ninety (90) days in advance and are subject to hotel’s availability. Blackout dates apply. Full terms and conditions are listed on each prize voucher. Prize vouchers cannot be exchanged for Starpoints® or cards, cash in part or in whole, and no change will be given. Prize vouchers cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, cannot be exchanged, and are not transferrable. All Starwood Hotels and Resorts images/photographs ©2017 Marriott International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Starpoints, SPG, Preferred Guest, Sheraton, Westin, The Luxury Collection, W, and their respective logos are the trademarks of Marriott International, Inc., or its affiliates.

PRIZES INCLUDING AIRLINE MILES
American Airlines AAdvantage® Miles award levels vary and are subject to change. Miles may not cover full flight cost; additional fees may apply. Visit www.aa.com/AAdvantage for complete details on redeeming airline miles. For complete American Airlines prize Terms and Conditions, see wttw.com/sweepstakesamerican or call (773) 509-1111, ext. 2.

The total ARV of all Sweepstakes prizes to be awarded is approximately $218,554.

If all prizes are claimed, there will be approximately 216 prizes awarded (general prize pool, two (2) Early Birds, one (1) Great Treasure Hunt Bonus Prize, and two (2) sets of First 50 Entrants prizes.) In the event a prize description above differs from the description for that same prize as found in the Sweepstakes prize brochure or Sweepstakes website, the description on the Sweepstakes website shall control.

WINNER SELECTIONS
Winners of the Early Bird prizes, Great Treasure Hunt Bonus Prize, and those selected to receive a prize from the general prize pool will be determined by random drawing conducted by Sponsor. The Spring Early Bird drawing will be held on or about June 5, 2017; the Fall Early Bird will be held on or about October 16, 2017. The drawing for the Great Treasure Hunt Bonus Prize will be held on or about November 20, 2017 and will be drawn only from those eligible entries received by which have marked or included the word “window” on their entry tickets or online entry form. The drawing for all other prizes from the general prize pool will be held on or about November 20, 2017. All drawings will be conducted by Plante Moran or a comparable Accounting Firm engaged by Sponsor. The Accounting Firm’s decisions are final and binding in all matters and issues relating to the drawings and cannot be challenged or appealed. Sweepstakes entry materials are null and void and will be rejected if any part is illegible, incomprehensible, mutilated, mechanically reproduced, tampered with, or forged, or if any Sweepstakes materials contain printing, typographical, mechanical, or other errors. Entries are the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor’s decision is final and binding with respect to all non-drawing contest matters and issues, including, without limitation, the awarding of prizes, and cannot be challenged or appealed.

Odds of winning will be determined by the number of eligible entries received for each Sweepstakes prize drawing. Participant waives the right to assert, as a cost of winning a prize, any and all cost of redemption, delivery, or travel to redeem said prize, and any liability which might arise from redeeming, or seeking to redeem said prize. By participating, participant agrees to abide by, and be bound by, these Official Rules and waives any argument that the Official Rules are ambiguous. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby release, discharge, and hold harmless Sponsor, the Sweepstakes prize donors, and its and their respective divisions, advertising and promotion agencies, parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, employees, directors, officers, trustees, agents, and successors, and assigns (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”) from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, losses, liabilities, and damages of any kind whatsoever (including, without limitation, bodily injury, personal injury, death, disability, and property damage), costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees, court costs, settlement, and disbursements) directly or indirectly arising out of their participation in the Sweepstakes, the redemption, acceptance, possession, use, misuse, loss, or misdirection of a prize or any portion of a prize and participation in any prize-related activities and hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental, and consequential damages, even if Sponsor has been forewarned of possibility of the same.

In the event of a dispute concerning who submitted an online entry, the entry will be declared to have been made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. An “authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

In the event of any dispute regarding this Sweepstakes, the dispute shall be resolved by applying the laws of the United States and the State of Illinois exclusively by and within the courts of Cook County, Illinois, without regard to conflict of law principles. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Judgments and awards shall be limited to costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event will attorneys’ fees be awarded. Entrants hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages. Prizes will be awarded after total compliance with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules. All prizes validly claimed will be awarded per Official Rules and Official prize descriptions in the Sweepstakes brochure and the Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes website. Sponsor is not responsible for malfunction, fit, availability, delays, or damage in delivery of prizes. If listed prize is not available, substitution is at the Sponsor’s discretion, but will be of equal or greater value.

Except as otherwise stated in these Official Rules, the use of the information each entrant submits in this Sweepstakes is governed by Sponsor’s Online Privacy Policy, available at http://www.wttw.com/privacy.

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PRIZES ARE NOT TRANSFERABLE. NO PRIZE SUBSTITUTION OR CASH REDEMPTIONS, UNLESS SO STATED, IN THE OFFICIAL PRIZE DESCRIPTION AND THE OFFICIAL RULES. PARTICIPANT AGREES TO ACCEPT PRIZE AS DESCRIBED AND WILL NOT REQUEST SUBSTITUTIONS. Limit one (1) prize per drawing per individual or household. In the event one individual is selected for more than one prize (except the winners of the First 50 Entrants prize winners and the Spring and Fall Early Bird prizes), that individual will be awarded only the prize with the greater monetary value, as that value is determined by the prize donor(s) in that prize donor’s sole discretion. The prize of lesser value will be awarded to another individual chosen at random. All federal, state and local taxes, including without limitation sales tax, if applicable, are the winner’s sole responsibility. Winners of any prize with an Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of $600 or more will receive an IRS 1099 form from Sponsor. The value of each Sweepstakes prize represents that prize donor’s good faith determination of the ARV thereof and such determination is final for all purposes and cannot be challenged or appealed. If the actual value of a prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash to the prize winner. Winners will be notified by mail on or before January 31, 2018. All winners of prizes will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability/publicity, to be returned to WTTW within fourteen (14) days of mailing. If not returned within that 14-day period, if winner refuses the prize or if the winner cannot be located, an alternate winner will be selected if sufficient time exists to confirm and verify alternate winner as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In addition, winners of travel prizes and their guests will be required to sign a release and a waiver of liability for travel alterations, modifications, adjustments, and/or perils encountered in the course of travel as well as a publicity release (unless otherwise prohibited by law). A minor may accompany the winner of a travel prize only if that minor is the child/ward of the winner. Travel prizes do not include air transportation unless otherwise stated in the Sweepstakes prize brochure or on the Sweepstakes website. All travel prizes that include air travel as a component of the prize, unless otherwise stated, receive airline miles certificates to be redeemed by the winner per the instructions on the mileage certificate. If the winner of a travel prize that includes air transportation lives within a 150-mile radius of the travel destination then winner will forfeit the air transportation portion of the prize and will be required to provide his/her own transportation to and from that destination. Hotel accommodations based on double occupancy and do not include meals or any other amenities unless otherwise stated. Winner is responsible for all expenses not included in the prize description including, without limitation, room service, souvenirs, tips, and telephone charges. Travel prize winner and guest(s) must travel on same itinerary including, without limitation, the same departure and return dates. Once travel commences, no stopovers are permitted; if stopover occurs, full fare will be charged to prize winner from stopover point for the remaining segments of the trip (including, without limitation, returns). Travel prizes are subject to details in the Sweepstakes prize brochure and Sweepstakes website, as well as space and departure availability, blackout dates, and other restrictions. Reservations and airline miles are non-refundable for cash or credit, non-transferable, and non-changeable once issued. If lost, they will not be replaced. Sponsor and Sweepstakes Entities shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitution, or any act or omissions whatsoever by the air carriers, hotels, or other transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations to passengers. Sponsor and Sweepstakes Entities shall not be liable for any loss or damage to baggage. Winners will receive a complete listing of all requirements for redemption of travel prizes.

By accepting a prize, winner releases Sponsor and Sweepstakes Entities from and against all liability with respect to any prize, and acknowledges that neither Sponsor nor Sponsor Entities have made, nor are in any manner, responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, regarding the use of the prize including, but not limited to, its quality, merchantability, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose or suitability for use. Sponsor and Sweepstakes Entities accept no responsibility for any additional expenses, omissions, delays, rerouting, or acts of any government or authority. By accepting a prize, winner consents to the use of his/her name and/or likeness for publicity/advertising purposes by Sponsor without notice, additional compensation, review, or approval in all media now known or hereafter devised throughout the universe. A prize winner cannot return, refuse, or forfeit a prize after that thirty (30) day period following the date of the mailing of the prize certificate to the winner. Any person who is awarded an automobile as a Sweepstakes prize cannot sell that automobile to the dealership that provided the automobile to Sponsor as a Sweepstakes prize for a period of thirty (30) days following the automobile winner’s acceptance of the automobile.

If, for any reasons, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to, without limitation, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, human error, typographical errors in any Sweepstakes materials, or any other cause that, in the sole judgment of Sponsor, could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes and limit entries to those submitted prior to the action taken, or to proceed in such a manner as may be deemed fair and equitably by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor and Sweepstakes Entities shall not be liable to any person for failure to supply a prize or any part thereof, by reason of any act of God, any actions, regulations, orders, or requests by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the actions, regulations, orders, or requests prove to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute, or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any similar or dissimilar event beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control. Any person who supplies false information, enters by fraudulent means, or is otherwise determined to be in violation of these Official Rules in an attempt to obtain a prize will forfeit the prize won and may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Sponsor is not responsible for human errors or errors contained in Sweepstakes materials including, without limitation, these Official Rules. Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed software transmissions which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes or damage to user’s system as a result of participation in the Sweepstakes or downloading any information necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY ONLINE SERVICE OR WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST VIOLATES CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS. IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT IS MADE, SPONSOR MAY DISQUALIFY ANY ENTRANT MAKING SUCH ATTEMPT AND SPONSOR MAY SEEK DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

A list of prize winners can be obtained after February 28, 2018 by sending a stamped, self-addressed business envelope to the address below. Requests must be received by March 31, 2018. Limit: one (1) request and one (1) list per household. Mail to: Winners List, Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes, WTTW, 5400 N. Saint Louis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60625-4698.

For a complete description of all prizes and restrictions, consult the Sweepstakes prize brochure and Sweepstakes website, or request a copy of the brochure and printed restrictions by writing to WTTW, Great Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes, 5400 N. Saint Louis Ave., Chicago, Illinois, 60625-4698. Deadline for receipt of request: December 31, 2017. Limit: one (1) request and one (1) copy per household.

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NO PURCHASE OR CONTRIBUTION NECESSARY. Open to residents of Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Michigan who are 18 years of age or older. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes expires 11/6/2017. See Official Rules. Sponsor: Window to the World Communications, Inc. To request a printed Sweepstakes packet be mailed to you, please call (773) 509-1111, ext. 2.