Sweepstakes Rules

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ELIGIBILITY: The Agua Caliente Rancho Mirage Retreat Giveaway is open only to legal residents of the state of California who are at least twenty-one (21) years of age at the time of entry with a valid photo I.D. to enter. Prize winners will be obligated to send proof of age by providing a copy of their photo I.D. before the prize is mailed out. Persons in any of the following categories are not eligible to participate or win a prize: (a) persons who are employees or agents of Sponsor, Administrator (as defined below), any of their respective parent companies, affiliates, divisions, subsidiaries, suppliers, distributors and the service agencies or independent contractors of any of the above organizations; (b) suppliers, distributors or retailers of alcohol beverage products; (c) individuals engaged in the development of, the production or distribution of materials for, or the implementation of this Sweepstakes; or (d) agents, officers, representatives, employees of, persons in the immediate family of, or persons living in the same household as any person in any of the preceding categories. An immediate family member includes, but is not limited to, a spouse, parent, sibling, child, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, and all lineal descendants, including those by adoption. Void outside California, and where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrants full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsors and Administrators decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

SPONSOR”: Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage 32-250 Bob Hope Dr, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270. Administrator”: LOCALE Magazine, 2755 Bristol Street #295, Costa Mesa, CA 92626.

TIMING: The Sweepstakes begins on June 29, 2020 at 12:00 AM Pacific Time (PT”) and ends on July 24, 2020, at 11:59 PM PT (the Promotion Period”). Administrators computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes.

HOW TO ENTER: Visit https://localemagazine.com/agua-retreat/ and follow the directions provided to complete and submit the online registration form to receive one (1) entry. Entrants will have to fill out their full name, date of birth, and email address. Prize winners will be obligated to send proof of age by providing a copy of their photo I.D. before the prize is mailed out. Unlimited entry allowed throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Eligibility of individual entries will be at the sole discretion of Administrator, for any reason or for no reason. Released Parties are not responsible for and will not consider incomplete or incorrect entries. Entries generated by script, macro, mechanical or other automated means and entries by any means which subvert the entry process are void. All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. All information submitted via the online registration form will be subject to, and treated in a manner consistent with, Sponsors privacy policy accessible at https://localemagazine.com/privacy-policy/.

RANDOM DRAWING:  Administrator is an independent judging organization whose decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of the potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Administrator will select the potential Sweepstakes winners in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period, on or around, July 25, 2020. Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules, the potential winners will be declared the official winners of the Sweepstakes. The potential winners will be notified by email on or about the first business day following the random drawing in which they were selected. Each potential winner will be required to sign and return to Sponsor, within two (2) calendar days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability & Publicity (where permitted by law) Release in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, or fails to sign and return the Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability & Publicity Release within the required time period, or the prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. Potential winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will, for the applicable prize, select an alternate potential winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) total alternate random drawings will be held for each prize, time-permitting, after which the prize will remain un-awarded. Limit one (1) prize per person, family or household.





RELEASE: In exchange for the right to participate in the Sweepstakes, the winners agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each such companys officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in or in connection with the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize (or portion thereof). Sponsor is not responsible for lost, mutilated or stolen prizes, in which event the prize is forfeited in its entirety.  Sponsor will have no obligation to award compensation in lieu thereof and no substitution will be proved except as in Sponsors sole discretion.  Resale of prize(s) is prohibited. Released Parties are not responsible for technical, hardware, network connections or incomplete or delayed computer transmissions, regardless of cause. All entrants understand and agree that all rights under Section 1542 of the Civil Code of California (Section 1542”) and any similar law of any state, territory, or country that may be applicable with respect to the foregoing release are hereby expressly and forever waived. All participating entrants acknowledge that Section 1542 provides that: A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH, IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR.” The releases hereunder are intended to apply to all claims not known or suspected to exist with the intent of waiving the effect of laws requiring the intent to release future unknown claims


PUBLICITY: Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes each winners consent to Sponsors and its agentsuse of such winners name, likeness, photograph, voice, quotes, statements, opinions, biographical information and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media now known or hereinafter invented, worldwide, in perpetuity without further payment, permission, notification or consideration.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant gives his/her express permission to be contacted by Sponsor, Administrator and/or Los Angeles Angels by telephone, email and/or postal mail for Sweepstakes purposes. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsors reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, any other promotion or applicable law, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website associated with the Sweepstakes or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any person responsible for the attempt to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsors failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. By entering the Sweepstakes and accepting a prize, each winner agrees to maintain his/her behavior in accordance with all applicable laws and generally-accepted social practices in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes or prize-related activity. Each winner understands and agrees that Sponsor has the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify and remove the winner (and/or his/her guest, if applicable) from any activity at any time if the winners (and/or his/her guests) behavior at any point (i) is uncooperative or disruptive; (ii) annoys, threatens, or harasses any other person; (iii) may or does cause damage to person, property, or the reputation of Sponsor, or a prize provider; or (iv) otherwise violates the policies of the prize provider; and, in such a case, the winner will forfeit all remaining elements of the prize and still be solely responsible for all taxes and other expenses related to the prize.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: The Released Parties are not responsible for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (b) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software whether originating with entrant, Sponsor, or any third party; (c) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (d) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (e) late, lost, undeliverable, misdirected, illegible, damaged, incomplete, incorrect, stolen, or postage due entries/mail; or (f) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrants entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrants sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes, unless it is not possible to award another entry due to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. In the event of a discontinuance of the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, for any reason, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance, and in no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, mutilated or stolen prizes, in which event the prize is forfeited in its entirety.  Sponsor will have no obligation to award compensation in lieu thereof and no substitution will be proved except as in Sponsors sole discretion.  Resale of prize(s) is prohibited.

DISPUTES: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes and/or accepting an awarded prize, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Cook County, Illinois, having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneysfees, other than entrants actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., evidenced costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

ENTRANTS PERSONAL INFORMATION: Information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsors Privacy Policy at https://localemagazine.com/privacy-policy/. By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant confirms that he/she has read, agrees to and accepts Sponsors Privacy Policy.

WINNER LIST: For the names of the prize winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by August 1st, 2020 to: Agua Caliente Casino Spa Retreat Giveaway Winners List c/o Locale Lifestyle Magazine, LLC 2755 Bristol St., Suite 295, Costa Mesa, CA 92626.