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Tour de Mourvedre 'I love Wine' Sweepstakes
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Tour de Mourvedre 'I love Wine' Sweepstakes

If you love wine, then this is your chance to tell the world about it, PLUS have the chance to win a wine gift from News10's My Neighborhood as well.


El Dorado's Tour de Mourvedre is happening July 1 to 4. Each winery will have a special incentive or pairing for customers who come to taste their Mourvedre throughout the weekend. Find out more by visiting, the Tour de Mourvedre's website

Now that you've tasted the wine and checked out what the wineries have to offer, it's time to tell everyone else about it by doing any of the following: 

--  Writing an article or blog about the event, wine or wineries. Entries can be up to 750 words. 

--  Videotaping your review or what you saw at the event. Submit a 1 to 2 sentence summary with your video submission which can be between 1 minute to a max of 5 minutes.

--Taking photos at the event and creating a photo story of the event


After creating your entry, send it to writer@news10.net between June 29 and July 7, 2011.

All entries will be featured on News10's My Neighborhood Site (http://Eldoradohills.news10.net) and will be entered to win a News10 Wine Gift. Multiple entries are welcome and will increase your chance of winning.

NOTE: All submissions must be original work.



2. Eligibility. Subject to the additional restrictions below. The My Neighborhood I Love Wine Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open to legal U.S. residents of the State of California who are at least 21 years of age at the time of entry. Employees of KXTV-TV ("Sponsor"), Gannett Co., Inc., and their respective affiliated companies, contractors and advertising and promotional agencies, and the immediate family members of, and any persons domiciled with, any such employees, are not eligible to enter or to win.

3. How To Enter. Sweepstakes will begin at 12:01 a.m. (P.T.) on Friday July 1, 2011 and end at 4:59 p.m. (P.T.) on Thursday, July 7, 2011 (the "Sweepstakes Period").
Internet Entry. To enter, submit a photograph, a video or an essay depicting or describing wine, vineyards or wine festivals. Photographs and videos must be accompanied by a description written in English consisting of at least ten (10) words and must include at least one (1) full sentence. Videos are limited to one (1) minute in length. Each photo or video submission must be an authentic, original photograph taken by entrant identified on the accompanying entry form, and entrant must own the copyright in the photograph. All digital entries should be at the highest resolution possible. Sponsor will accept the formats of jpeg and tiff. Entrants certify that any individuals of any age shown in the submitted photos or videos have been informed that their likeness has been entered in a Sweepstakes and have no objection to entrant's submission and Sponsor's display and posting of such photo or video for the purposes of this Sweepstakes. Essays must be in English, contain at least one full sentence and may not exceed 250 words. Submit all entries via email to writer@news10.net. One-word entries and entries that serve to promote a personal or business endeavor will not be accepted and will be disqualified. Entries which do not adhere to Sponsor's Terms of Service or guidelines stated in http://eldoradohills.news10.net, are subject to removal by Sponsor's site administrator. There is no limit on the number of entries that may be submitted from one user's account, but entries submitted by the same entrant under different user accounts will be disqualified. Entries to be posted on http://eldoradohills.news10.net, or displayed on KXTV's newscasts, at Sponsor's sole discretion. Entries must be received by 4:59 p.m. (P.T.) on Thursday, July 7, 2011.
Sponsor will not be responsible for incomplete, lost, late, misdirected, or illegible entries, or for failure to receive entries due to transmission failures or technical failures of any kind, without limitation, malfunctioning of any network, hardware or software, whether originating with sender or Sponsor. All entries become property of Sponsor. Entrants acknowledge and agree that Sponsor shall have the right to edit, adapt, modify, reproduce, publish, promote, create a sound recording of, broadcast, or otherwise display or use entries in any way it sees fit without limitation or compensation to entrants. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any entry that is alleged to infringe on any third-party's intellectual property rights, or that Sponsor deems obscene, offensive or otherwise inappropriate for viewing by a general audience, regardless of format of entry.

4. Winner Selection. One (1) winner will be selected on or about Friday, July 8, 2011 in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received.

5. Prizes and Odds. One (1) prize winner will receive one (1) wine and food gift package consisting of two(2) bottles of California wine, two (2) t-shirts, and a corkscrew. (ARV: $50.00 for gift package).
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

6. Winner Notification and Acceptance. Winners will be notified on or about Friday, July 8, 2011 via the email address provided on winner's entry form. The winner must respond to the winner notification within 48 hours. Failure to respond within such time period or return of email prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification of winner, forfeiture of his or her interest in all prizes, and selection of a substitute winner from among all remaining eligible entries. To claim prize, each winner must personally visit KXTV's offices located at 400 Broadway, Sacramento, California during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. (P.T.) through 5:00 p.m. (P.T.)) within (10) business days after notification and a valid photo identification may be required. Winners may waive their right to receive prizes. Prizes are nonassignable and nontransferable. No substitutions allowed by winner. Prize is not redeemable for cash. Prizes and individual components of prize packages are subject to availability and Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value. Winners are solely responsible for reporting and payment of any taxes on prizes. Winners may be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility/liability and publicity release which must be returned as directed by Sponsor. Failure to complete, sign and return the affidavit or release, or to comply with any term or condition of these Official Rules, may result in a winner's disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her interest in the prize, and the award of the prize to a substitute winner. Except where prohibited, acceptance of any prize constitutes winner's consent to the publication of his or her names, biographical information and likeness in any media for any commercial or promotional purpose, without limitation the Internet, or further compensation. Prizes not won and claimed by eligible winners in accordance with these Official Rules will not be awarded and will remain the property of Sponsor.

7. Participation. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify persons found tampering with or otherwise abusing any aspect of this Sweepstakes as solely determined by Sponsor. In the event the Sweepstakes is compromised by a virus, non-authorized human intervention, tampering or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness or proper operation of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes based on the entries received before the termination date. Sponsors will not be responsible for incomplete, lost, late, misdirected entries of any format, poor quality photos or videos, or for failure to receive entries or other electronic communications due to transmission failures or technical failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any network, hardware or software, whether originating with sender or Sponsor. In the event of a dispute, all online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the owner of the ISP account from which they were sent. For these purposes, an ISP account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such ISP account by the Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning ISP addresses for the domain associated with such ISP account. Any questions regarding the number of entries or votes submitted by the owner of an ISP account shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, and Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entries, or votes by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the Sweepstakes.

8. Copyright. By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant grants to Sponsor an exclusive, royalty-free and irrevocable right and license to publish, print, edit or otherwise use the entrant's submitted entry of any format, in whole or in part, for any purpose and in any manner or media (including, without limitation, the Internet) throughout the world in perpetuity, and to license others to do so, all without limitation or further compensation. Each entrant further agrees that if his/her entry is selected by Sponsor as the winning entry, he/she will sign any additional license or release that Sponsors may require, and will not publicly perform or display his or her submission without the express permission of Sponsors.

9. Construction. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any such provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.

10. Sponsor. The My Neighborhood I Love Wine Sweepstakes is sponsored by KXTV. The decisions of Sponsor regarding the selection of winners and all other aspects of the Sweepstakes shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor will not be responsible for typographical, printing or other inadvertent errors in these Official Rules or in other materials relating to the Sweepstakes. For a list of winners (available after July 15, 2011) or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to "Winners List/Official Rules" (as applicable), My Neighborhood I Love Wine Sweepstakes, 400 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818. If you have any questions regarding this Sweepstakes, please contact Michelle Ponto. 916-321-3359 and/or mponto@news10.net.

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