NO PURCHASE OR GIVE-O-WAY TICKET NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND OR GIVE-O-WAY TICKET WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING
2. ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who have reached the age of majority in their state of residence (and are at least 18) at time of entry. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited by law. Employees of Hearst Communications, Inc. ("Sponsor"), Harpo Productions, Inc., and their respective parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, D. L. Blair, Inc., the independent judging organization, and prize suppliers (and members of their immediate family (spouse and parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and/or those living in the same of household of each such employee, whether or not related) are not eligible.
3. PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES: Ten (10) Grand Prizes: Each winner will have the opportunity to attend The O, The Oprah Magazine's Live Your Best Life weekend from Friday, May 7, 2010 to Sunday, May 9, 2010 in New York City. Exact dates are subject to change at Sponsor's discretion. Each Grand Prize includes (i) round-trip coach air transportation (via airline carrier(s) chosen by Sponsor) for each winner and one (1) guest from a major U.S. airport nearest to the winner's residence (as determined by Sponsor) (ii) hotel accommodations for two (2) people for two (2) nights (one (1) standard room, double-occupancy) at a hotel selected by the Sponsor, (iii) two (2) tickets to the Live Your Best Life weekend event, (iv) ground transportation to and from New York area airport, and (v) a check in the amount of $500 for winner only. The approximate retail value ("ARV") of the Grand Prize is $3,000 each. Total ARV of all prizes: $30,000. The actual value of the Grand Prize may vary depending on the residence location of a winner and fares and expenses at the time of travel booking. Therefore, the value of the Grand Prize awarded may be lower or higher at the time it is fulfilled. Any difference between actual value and ARV will not be awarded. NOTE: Any costs and expenses associated with prize receipt and/or use that are not expressly stated above as being provided are not included in the prize package and are the responsibility solely of each Grand Prize winner, including, but not limited to, additional ground transportation and meals, luggage fees, gratuities and souvenirs. Hotel accommodations consist of room and room tax charges only. Tickets are subject to terms and conditions specified thereon. Seat locations, if any, will be determined by Sponsor and/or Harpo Productions, Inc. Grand Prize winner and his or her travel companion must comply with all event and venue rules and regulations. Failure to do so may result in forfeiture of such prize element. If, for whatever reason, O Magazine's Live Your Best Life weekend event is cancelled, no compensation or substitution will be provided; however, remainder of prize package (i.e., trip to NYC) will be awarded and Sponsor will have no further obligation to Grand Prize winners. The Grand Prize winner and his or her travel companion must travel together on the identical itinerary on the dates specified above (or other dates to be determined by Sponsor). Travel must originate from and end at the same airport. If the Grand Prize winner lives within one hundred and fifty (150) miles of New York City (as determined by the Sponsor) the air transportation portion of the Grand Prize (as detailed above) will be forfeited and ground transportation will be substituted. All travel elements are subject to availability. Other travel restrictions may apply. Grand Prize winner and his or her travel companion will be required to provide valid government issued photo ID at the time of travel as required by the airline(s). Travel will not be eligible for frequent flyer points or miles. Grand Prize winner and his or her travel companion are solely responsible for determining and obtaining all other necessary travel documents and other travel requirements. No changes will be made to travel details once any portion of travel arrangements has been made, except at Sponsor's (or designee's) sole discretion. Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for changes in schedule or cancellation of any element of the Grand Prize or any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay. Released Parties will not replace lost or stolen tickets, travel vouchers, or other prize items once they are in the Grand Prize winner's possession. An unused Grand Prize travel package will remain the property of Sponsor. Grand Prize winner must be able to travel on dates specified by Sponsor as necessary to participate in The O, The Oprah Magazine's Live Your Best Life weekend or Grand Prize will be forfeited in its entirety and an alternate Grand Prize winner may (at Sponsor's sole discretion) be determined. Each Grand Prize winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes. Each prize is awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. No transfer, assignment or substitution of a prize permitted, except Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) for a prize of comparable or greater value, in its sole discretion. All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion. Limit one (1) prize per household.