Unbelievably Real Sweepstakes

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

The following promotion is intended for Orlando residents ONLY (Orange, Osceola, Seminole and City of Orlando). The Sweepstakes shall be construed and evaluated according to the laws of the United States. Void where prohibited. Further eligibility restrictions are contained in the Official Rules below.

1. DESCRIPTION: Internet access required. The “Unbelievably Real Sweepstakes" (the "Sweepstakes") begins on Monday, May 9, 2022 and ends on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 11:59:59 pm Eastern Time (“ET”) (“Sweepstakes Period”). The sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Orlando/Orange County Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc. d/b/a Visit Orlando, 6277 Sea Harbor Drive, Suite 400, Orlando, FL 32821 (“Sponsor”). The administrator of this Sweepstakes is Creative Zing Promotion Group, 2100 E Robinson St., Orlando, FL 32803 ("Administrator"). Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Hotel (a "Prize Provider") is providing select components of the Grand Prize (as hereinafter defined) and is not responsible for the collection, submission or processing of entries, the administration or execution of the Sweepstakes, or the selection of the winner.

2. ELIGIBILITY:  Sweepstakes is open ONLY to legal residents of Orlando, Florida residing only in the counties of Orange, Osceola, Seminole or the City of Orlando (each an “Entrant” and collectively “Entrants”). Entrants must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age at the time of entry. Entrants must be the rightful owner (or have authorized use) of the email address identified on the entry form. Employees, owners, shareholders, officers and directors of Sponsor, and Administrator (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, divisions, subsidiaries, agents, representatives, promotion and advertising agencies  together with the immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of such persons (collectively, “Household Members”), are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. For purposes of the Sweepstakes "Household Members" shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year; "Immediate Family Members" shall mean parents, stepparents, legal guardians, children, stepchildren, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses.  In the event of a dispute over the identity of an Entrant or potential winner in the Sweepstakes, the Entrant or potential winner will be deemed the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person in whose name the e-mail account was opened. In the event a dispute regarding the identity of an Entrant or potential winner cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the affected entry will be deemed ineligible. Entries will not be acknowledged except as provided herein. Sweepstakes Grand Prize is non-transferable and cannot be substituted, sold or bartered. Void outside the state of Florida, and where prohibited or restricted by law.

3. HOW TO ENTER: Eligible Entrants may enter the Sweepstakes by visiting www.VisitOrlando.com/unbelievably-real-sweeps (the “Website”), and follow the on-screen instructions to access and complete the online entry form by providing all of the information requested, including but not limited to the Entrant's full name, and email address. Upon completion of the entry form, Entrant must upload one (1) Photo. Entrant must confirm that they have read, understand and agree to the Official Rules and click “Submit” to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes..

The Photo Must:

  • Be 150 MB or less.
  • Be .jpg, .jpeg, .gif, .tif or .png format.
  • Be wholly original to Entrant and Entrant must have the rights, title and interest necessary to utilize the Photo for the Sweepstakes in compliance with these Official Rules.
  • Not have been submitted previously in a promotion of any kind or exhibited or displayed publicly through any means, including, but not limited to, posted on Entrant’s own social channels.
  • Be in accordance with the Content Restrictions listed below.

The Photo must NOT:

  • Contain commercial or corporate logos, advertising, brand names, artwork, insignia or slogans, other than those approved by the Sponsor and used in accordance with these Official Rules.  For the avoidance of doubt, the Photo must not contain any commercial or corporate logos, advertising, brand names, artwork, insignia or slogans of Prize Provider and its parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies.
  • Include prominent depiction of any copyrighted material (including but not limited to music, video games, films, books, television programming, etc.), and must not infringe upon any third-party trademarks (including, without limitation, those of the Prize Provider and its parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies).
  • Contain material which is sexually explicit, obscene, pornographic, violent, self-mutilating, 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, illegal, offensive, threatening, profane, or harassing.
  • Contain material that infringes or violates any applicable laws or regulations or any right of a third party including: (1) patent, trade secret or other proprietary or contractual rights; (2) right of privacy or publicity; or (3) any confidentiality obligation.
  • Include Participants (other than the Entrant’s Immediate Family Members) from whom Entrant has not obtained legally binding written permission to display such Participant’s likeness or any other identifying features in connection with the Submission.
  • Contain any derogatory references to the Sweepstakes Entities, the Prize Provider, or the Prize Provider’s parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies or any of their products or services.

By entering the Sweepstakes, each Entrant acknowledges and agrees that: (a) Sponsor is granting Entrant a limited right to use Sponsor's trademarks (if applicable) solely for the purposes of the Sweepstakes, (b) any goodwill emanating from the use of any trademark shall inure solely to the benefit of Sponsor (if applicable) and its affiliates and subsidiaries, (c) Entrant shall have no right, title or interest in the trademarks (including, without limitation, those of the Prize Provider and its parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies), and (d) any unauthorized use of any of the trademarks other than as permitted by these Official Rules may constitute intellectual property infringement. Entrant may not use the trademarks for any purpose outside of this Sweepstakes, including without limitation, any commercial purpose. Entrant’s Photo may appear on the Website or in the Sponsor’s social media stream. If Entrant does not want his or her Photo to be made public, he or she should not enter the Sweepstakes.

Limit of one (1) Entry per person, per day. If Entries exceed the Entry limitations, the Entrant may be disqualified, at the Sponsor's sole discretion. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified. Incomplete, unreadable, or unintelligible Entries will be disqualified. All information provided by Entrants becomes the property of Sponsor. Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes Entrant's understanding of, full and unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entrant that Sponsor determines to be in violation of any term contained in these Official Rules. Sponsor's decision not to enforce a specific provision of these Official Rules does not constitute a waiver of that provision of the Official Rules generally. Sponsor has the right to change the Sweepstakes Period, and all other dates or deadlines set in connection with this Sweepstakes, at any time and in its sole discretion.

4. ODDS: Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Entries received.

5. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION:  On or about Friday, June 10, 2022, one (1) potential Grand Prize winner will be selected via random drawing from all eligible Entries received. The potential winner will be notified by email via the email address provided on the registration form. The potential winner is responsible for checking his/her spam filter. The potential winner will be required to respond (as directed) to the notification within five (5) days (or a shorter time if required by exigencies) of attempted notification. The failure to respond within the stated time period may result in forfeiture of the Grand Prize. The potential winner will be required to verify address, sign, and return within five (5) days of initial notification affidavit of eligibility, a liability release, and, unless prohibited by law, a publicity release and other legal documents as may be required by Sponsor in its sole discretion (collectively, the "Prize Claim Documents"). Failure of a potential winner to return the Prize Acceptance Forms within the specified time period may result in forfeiture of the Grand Prize and selection of an alternate potential winner from the remaining eligible Entries. Administrator, in its sole discretion, will attempt to contact up to three (3) potential winners of each Grand Prize in accordance with the above procedure, after which the Grand Prize in question may go unawarded if it remains unclaimed. If Grand Prize is awarded but goes unclaimed or is forfeited by recipient, such Grand Prize may not be re-awarded, in Sweepstakes Entities’ sole discretion. Winner's travel companions (each a “Guest” or collectively “Guests”) must be at least eighteen years of age and the age of majority in his/her state of primary residence unless the winner is such Guest’s parent or legal guardian. Each Guest (or if such Guest is a minor, the parent or legal guardian) will be required to verify address and to execute a Travel Companion Release, as directed by the Administrator. Failure to return the executed Travel Companion Release within the specified time period may result in forfeiture of and Grand Prize related items available to any Guest. Winners must provide Sponsor with a valid social security number for tax reporting purposes. The winner will receive an IRS Form 1099 from the Sweepstakes Entities for the actual retail value of the Grand Prize for the calendar year in which the Grand Prize was fulfilled.   

6. GRAND PRIZE: There is one (1) Grand Prize available consisting of the following:

(a.) One (1) 3 day / 2-night stay at the incredible Walt Disney World Swan or the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort (the "Stay"). Stay will be awarded in the form of a certificate and is subject to separate Terms and Conditions, as detailed below. The Stay includes:

  • Room accommodations consisting of one (1) standard room;
  • Complimentary poolside cabana; and
  • Two (2) one-day Walt Disney World Park Hopper® tickets to enjoy.

Items that are not included as part of the Stay are: transportation, meals, hotel room service, laundry service, alcoholic beverages, merchandise, souvenirs, etc., local and long-distance telephone calls, tips, gratuities, service charges or taxes, and all other charges and items not otherwise described above.

Terms and Conditions

Certificate is valid for two-nights' accommodations at the Walt Disney World Swan or Walt Disney World Dolphin. Certificate includes room rate, taxes, Resort Service Package Fee, and Self-Parking. As a bonus, Stay also includes Two (2) Walt Disney World Theme Park tickets and the Complimentary use of one of our Poolside Cabana's during the Stay. Stay is subject to availability at the time of booking. Cannot be combined with other offers, or promotions, or discounts and is subject to change. Not responsible for omissions or typographical errors. Void where prohibited by law. Contact Prize Provider for complete details.

Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") of the Stay: One thousand three hundred fifty dollars ($1,350).

Stay accommodations will be valid until 4/30/2023, but the included Disney tickets expire 12/20/2022. Any and all transportation to/from the provided accommodations during the Stay will NOT be provided by Sponsor, and will be winner’s sole responsibility.

Theme parks, attractions and entertainment may be seasonal and other offerings subject to availability, closures and change or cancellation without notice or liability. Theme park admission, offerings and ticket options are not guaranteed. Prize Provider reserves the right to cancel any offering. To enter a theme park, both a park reservation and valid ticket for the same theme park on the same date are required. Reservations can be made using the Disney Park Pass system. Reservations are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until a reservation is finalized. A park reservation must be made for each day of entry. The Park Hopper® Option includes same-day admission to more than one theme park on each day of your ticket. You must make a park reservation via the Disney Park Pass reservation system for the first theme park you plan to visit. After entering that first theme park, you will be able to visit the next theme park starting at 2:00 PM until each theme park’s regularly scheduled closure. The ability to visit a theme park is subject to the theme park’s capacity limitations. At this time, a park reservation is not required after the first theme park, however, reservation requirements are subject to the change.

Walt Disney World® Resort has taken enhanced health and safety measures. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. Before visiting, each guest should visit disneyworld.disney.go.com/experience-updates/ to view important information about park reopening, reservations, limitations on benefits, features, experiences and offerings, new safety measures and other information.

And:

(b.) one (1) Sponsor gift bag filled with partner attraction (each a "Prize Provider") giveaways, including the following:

  • Two (2) tickets to SeaWorld Orlando with (2) Quick Que passes, complimentary meals and parking (ARV: $250)
  • Two (2) Flights with iFly Indoor Skydiving (ARV: $200)
  • Two (2) rounds of golf at Shingle Creek Golf Club (ARV: $400)
  • Two (2) tickets to Orlando Magic game (ARV: $150)
  • Two (2) tickets to see comedian Fortune Feimster with special room access at the Walt Disney Theater, Dr Phillips Center (ARV: $250)

ARV of gift bag: One thousand two hundred fifty dollars ($1,250).

Any Prize Provider tickets or rounds included in the gift bag are subject to separate terms, conditions and restrictions which can be found on the applicable ticket or round confirmation. Any and all transportation to/from any Prize Provider location will NOT be provided by Sponsor or Prize Provider and will be winner’s sole responsibility.

In connection with any visit to any Prize Provider location, please be advised that Prize Provider policies, CDC guidelines, and the recommendations of health officials must be followed. In addition, guests should be aware of and comply with government guidelines regarding travel restrictions and mandatory quarantines before visiting any Prize Provider destination. Please note that any public location where people are present provides an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19, and Universal cannot guarantee that any person will not be exposed during a visit. 

Cumulative ARV of the Grand Prize: $2,600

STAY MUST BE COMPLETED BY 4/30/2023 OR STAY PORTION OF PRIZE WILL BE FORFEITED. DISNEY TICKETS MUST BE USED BY 12/20/2022. PRIZE PROVIDER PRIZES MUST BE USED BY THE EXPIRATION DATE LISTED ON THE APPLICABLE TICKET. Actual Grand Prize value depends on availability of hotel at the time of booking and may be substantially higher or lower than the stated ARV. Holiday, blackout dates and other prize and travel restrictions may apply. All Grand Prize details are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, and corresponding Prize Provider. Winner is responsible for securing their own transportation. Hotel accommodation arrangements must be made using the provided certificate. If winner elects to partake in any or all portions of his/her Grand Prize with no Guest, the Grand Prize will be awarded to winner and any remainder of the Grand Prize will be forfeited and shall not be subject to further or alternative compensation. Unless child or ward of winner, Guest must be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of travel. Grand Prize winner cannot assign or transfer the prize to another person. No cash alternative is allowed, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. If the Grand Prize cannot be awarded due to circumstances beyond the control of Sponsor and/or the Prize Providers, a substitute prize of equal or greater retail value may be awarded. If the winner is unable or unwilling to accept the Grand Prize, or any portion thereof, as stated, the Grand Prize may be forfeited in its entirety at the sole discretion of Sponsor. The value of the Grand Prize represents the Sponsor’s good faith determination of the maximum retail value thereof. No refunds or credits for changes are allowed. The ARV of any prize is subject to price fluctuations in the consumer marketplace based on, among other things, any gap in time between the date the ARV is estimated for purposes of these Official Rules and the date the Grand Prize is awarded or redeemed. All other expenses and costs, not expressly listed above, including, but not limited to, taxes, tips, meals, unspecified ground transportation, phone calls, entertainment, souvenirs, transfers, insurance, as well as seat assignment or baggage fees determined by selected airline are winner’s sole responsibility. Other restrictions may apply. Save for liability for death or personal injury due to negligence, winner and Guests agree that they accept the Grand Prize at their own risk. Winner and Guests must have valid travel documents (e.g., valid government issued photo ID and/or Passport) prior to arrival. Failure to do so will result in forfeiture of Grand Prize. Neither Sponsor, nor Prize Provider will replace any lost or stolen tickets or certificates. Sponsor and Prize Providers are not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of any travel related cancellation/delay. Grand Prize tickets or rounds may not be combined with any other offer. 

7. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION/RELEASES: Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may designate the Administrator to handle winner selection and notification tasks on Sponsor’s behalf.  Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may designate a travel agency to handle Grand Prize fulfillment on Sponsor’s behalf. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. By participating, each Entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sweepstakes Entities, which shall be final in all respects. Each Entrant (including each potential winner and the winners) hereby releases the Sweepstakes Entities, Prize Providers, and each of their respective parent companies, 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 any and all actions, claims, injuries, death, losses or damages arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of a Grand Prize. Winner hereby grants to the Sweepstakes Entities the irrevocable, royalty-free right and license to use his/her photo, video, name, voice, likeness, biographical data or information, city, state or territory/province of residence and entry materials in advertising, marketing, programming, research or promotional activities, worldwide in perpetuity, and on a winner's list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Winner may be asked to participate in select publicity activities, as determined at the sole discretion of the Sweepstakes Entities. Sweepstakes Entities are not obligated to use any of the above-mentioned information or publicity materials but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sweepstakes Entities’ sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation. The Released Parties shall not be liable for: (i) save for death or personal injury caused by negligence any injuries, losses, liabilities or damages of any kind including personal injury or death caused by the Grand Prize or resulting from acceptance, possession or use of a Grand Prize including participation in any activity or travel related thereto, or from participation in the Sweepstakes; (ii) telephone system, telephone or computer hardware, software or other technical or computer malfunctions, lost connections, disconnections, delays or transmission errors; (iii) data corruption, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alteration of entry or other materials; (iv) late, lost, delayed, stolen, misdirected, postage-due, incomplete, unreadable, inaccurate, garbled or unintelligible Entries, communications or affidavits, regardless of the method of transmission; (v) any inability of winner to accept or use any Grand Prize (or portion thereof) for any reason and such Grand Prize or portion thereof shall be forfeited; or (vi) any printing, typographical, human administrative or technological errors in any materials or activities associated with the Sweepstakes which are beyond the reasonable control of any of the Released Parties. Sweepstakes Entities disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participating in or accessing or downloading information in connection with this Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes Entities reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes (or any portion of the Sweepstakes) at any time for any reason or should a virus, bug, computer problem, unauthorized intervention, extenuating circumstance or other problem/cause corrupt or inhibit the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes and, in such situation, will select the winner from eligible non-suspect Entries received prior to and/or after such action or in such manner as deemed fair and appropriate by the Sweepstakes Entities. Sweepstakes Entities may prohibit Entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a Grand Prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines Entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or any other unfair practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other Entrants or Sweepstakes Entities representatives. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.   BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY AWARD AWARDED, WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS WILL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL THIRD-PARTY, OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, (IF ANY), NOT TO EXCEED TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS ($250.00), BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ATTORNEYS’ FEES BE AWARDED OR RECOVERABLE; AND 3) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED.  SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

All parts of the prize are subject to availability and blackout dates, and subject to change without written notice or warning. Should an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities, epidemics, pandemics and the spread of infectious diseases, including without limitation COVID-19 (as defined by the World Health Organization and any of the strains, variants or mutations thereof), and any related governmental or judicial actions taken in connection with, or as a response to, any such event, or any other event beyond the reasonable control of a party, whether or not existing, known, foreseen or foreseeable at the time this promotion occurs, render the redemption or fulfilment of some or all of the prize delayed, hindered, adversely affected, impracticable, or impossible, Sponsor, and Prize Providers, in their sole and absolute discretion, reserves the right to evaluate and make modifications to the redemption and fulfilment processes and timelines for any prize or portion of a prize which may include but is not limited to providing additional time for redemption and/or fulfilment. Should the prize become unavailable, experiences and items of a similar nature and value may be offered.

8. INDEMNITY: Save for cases of death or personal injury caused by negligence, each Entrant (including each potential winner and the winner) shall indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any and all claims, damages, actions, liability, loss, injury or expense, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, arising out of or in connection with: (a) participation in the Sweepstakes; (b) a breach or allegation which if true would constitute a breach of any of the representations, warranties or obligations herein; and (c) acceptance, possession, grant, or use of any  prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death and property damage arising therefrom.

9. DISPUTES: This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States and the State of Florida, without respect to conflict of law doctrines. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participants agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Florida having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participants be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, including attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (e.g. costs associated with entering), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

10. PRIVACY POLICY: Any personal information supplied by you to Sponsor will be subject to its privacy policy posted at http://www.visitorlando.com/privacy-policy/. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrant grants Sponsor permission to collect, use and share Entrant’s email address and any other personally identifiable information with the other Sweepstakes Entities for the purpose of Sweepstakes administration and Grand Prize fulfillment.

11.  WINNER’S LIST/OFFICIAL RULES:  To obtain the winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, send a request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to “Unbelievably Real Sweepstakes" Winner or Rules, 2100 E. Robinson, Orlando, FL 32803. Residents of Vermont may omit return postage on Rules requests. Requests must be received no later than July 30, 2022.