What You'll Do
Just wanna have fun? Get ready to have a blast because you and a friend are flying out to NYC to be Cyndi Lauper’s VIP guests at her annual Home for the Holidays concert. This beloved tradition is bound to be bigger than ever because this year they’re celebrating 10 amazing years of Cyndi’s charity, True Colors Fund. You’ll even be the one to kick it all off when you introduce Cyndi on stage! And that’s something you’ll truly remember time after time. To continue the music-filled weekend in the city, you’ll also score two tickets to Kinky Boots on Broadway. Everybody say yeah! Flights and hotel are on us.
No donation or payment is necessary to enter or win this sweepstakes.
You (“Winner”) + 1 (“Guest”)
December 8, 2018
New York City, New York
Omaze, Inc. (“Sponsor”)
The True Colors Fund ("Charity")
All donations made in connection with a fundraising campaign are paid to Charities Aid Foundation of America (“CAFA”), an IRS-recognized, U.S. public charity whose mission is to make giving internationally and domestically safe, easy and effective for U.S. donors. CAFA prequalifies each Charity as an eligible recipient of CAFA grants. At the end of each fundraising campaign, so long as the Charity continues to qualify as an eligible recipient of CAFA grants, CAFA will make a grant to the Charity of the net proceeds of the fundraising campaign.
Omaze and Cyndi Lauper ("Prize Provider")
Details: One winner and a guest will be flown out to New York City to attend True Color's Fund 10th anniversary "Home for the Holiday's" concert from front row seats. The winner will also introduce Cyndi on stage to the crowd. Winner and guest will receive tickets to Kinky Boots Matinee on December 8. Flights and hotels included.
Sweepstakes Start Date:
September 19, 2018
Deadline to Enter:
November 15, 2018 at 11:59pm PT
On or around November 26, 2018
Average Retail Value:
You must be at least 13 years old to win. Winners under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian as their Guest. Guest must be of legal age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence (and at least 18), unless Winner is the legal guardian of Guest and Guest is at least 5 years of age or older at the time of travel. In addition to Winner requirements (detailed below), Guest must complete and return a publicity and liability release prior to departure. If Winner is the legal guardian of Guest, Winner must execute and return all required documents on behalf of such child or legal ward.
If Winner and/or Guest reside outside the country where experience will take place, Winner and/or Guest must have current, valid passports, and be able to travel to the experience location(s). If they are unable to travel to the experience location(s), they will forfeit the prize. Winners must not be residents of Belgium, Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Italy, North Korea, Singapore, Sudan, Syria or Thailand. In certain countries, local rules and laws may restrict or prohibit the award of certain prizes or impose additional restrictions on participation. Entry is subject to all local laws. See our Sweepstakes Official Rules for more details. Employees, officers, and directors of Sponsor, Charity, or Prize Provider, and members of their immediate families and households, are not eligible to win.
Individuals may not receive more than one major/grand prize and one minor prize within the same 18 month period.
How to Enter:
Visit Omaze.com to utilize any of our methods of entry. Receive bonus entries for donations. See our Sweepstakes Official Rules for more details.
Conditional Winners will be chosen through a random selection process by Omaze or its representative. Odds of winning depend on the number of tickets held. A verification process will take place during which conditional Winners will be required to sign paperwork re-confirming their eligibility and their ability to participate on given dates. Omaze may also perform background checks, at its discretion, before an official Winner is announced.
NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT, OR CONTRIBUTION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Contributing will not improve chances of winning. Void where prohibited.
SPECIAL EXTRA DRAWING!
Omaze announces an additional drawing for the Cyndi Lauper Home for the Holiday’s 2018 campaign (“Additional Promotion”). Commencing 11/9 at 11am through 11/15 at 11:59pm PT. Entrants can receive entries into an additional drawing for Signed “Girls Just Wann to Have Fun” Song sheet (“Signed Song Sheet”).
ADDITIONAL PROMOTION OFFICIAL RULES
THE SIGNED SONG SHEET (“Promotion”) SPONSORED BY OMAZE OFFICIAL RULES BELOW APPLY IN ADDITION TO THE FOLLOWING:
1. DRAWINGS STRUCTURE:
The Promotion begins at 11:00:00 a.m. PST on 11/9/18 and ends on 11/15/18 at 11:59:59 p.m. PST (“Promotion Period”). Sponsor’s method of timekeeping is the official time clock for each Drawing and is final and undisputable
During the Promotion Period, Sponsor will conduct a total of one (1) random drawing (the “Drawing”). The Drawing shall take place on the schedule described below (the “Drawing Date”) for the prizes described below (each a “Prize”).
All Entries submitted during the Promotion Period will be entered into the Drawing.
1 Winner will win a “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” song sheet signed by Cyndi Lauper
On or around 11/26/18
Location of Drawing:
Los Angeles, CA
2. DESCRIPTION OF PRIZE: One (1) Prize consisting of one (1) “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” Song sheet signed by Cyndi Lauper. There is no retail value associated with this Prize. The total ARV of the Prize is USD $55. Conditional winners will be chosen through a random selection process by Sponsor. A verification process will take place during which conditional Winners will be required to sign paperwork re-confirming their eligibility and their ability to participate. Sponsor may also perform background checks, at its discretion, before an official Winner is announced.
This Experience is part of a fundraising campaign for Charities Aid Foundation America (“CAF America”), which is a globally recognized United States 501(c)(3) public charity (Federal Tax ID # 43-1634280). CAF America retains exclusive control over all donations raised in this Experience.
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