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Win an all-access pass to Fine Woodworking Live!comments (158) June 9th, 2012 in blogs
Can you carve out some time for woodworking fun at the beginning of August? Can you get yourself to lovely New Paltz, NY? Then just post a comment below. We'll pick one and hand that lucky woodworker an all-access pass to Fine Woodworking Live, worth $530!
Your golden ticket gets you three days at our first-ever live event, packed with classes, seminars, and demos, where you will get to hang out with your favorite FWW authors, like Garrett Hack, Michael Fortune, Steve Latta, Chris Becksvoort, Mike Pekovich, and many more. Plus you get the special Saturday-night banquet, a music and storytelling evening with woodworking twist, with Nick Offerman, star of NBC's Parks & Recreation and recent FWW author.
It all begins Thursday evening, August 2, at the State University of New York in New Paltz's beautiful new student center and continues through noon on Sunday. You'll want to bring your spouse along, as the Hudson Valley is packed with shopping, museums, historic sites, and outdoor beauty.
Just post a comment below. Easiest sweepstakes ever! For more about the event, go to www.finewoodworkinglive.com.
Now to keep the lawyers happy, I have to include all this stuff:
“Fine Woodworking’s All Access Pass Giveaway”
Sweepstake Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER. Sweepstake begins at 12:01 a.m. ET on June 9, 2012 and ends 11:59 ET on June 25, 2012. Sweepstake is open to legal residents of the United States, who are at least 18 years old, and to legal residents of Canada (except Quebec), who are at least 18 years old. Sweepstake void where prohibited.
TO ENTER: There is one way to enter the sweepstake. 1.) Post a comment in this blog. All entries become the property of theSponsors. Only one entry per person.
Sponsors are not responsible for unavailable network, failed server or other connections, miscommunications, interrupted, misrouted or scrambled transmissions or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human, electronic or otherwise. The Sponsorsassumes no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries or for any failure of the website during the Sweepstake period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail entry to be received by Sponsors due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, of any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material related to the Sweepstake. The Sponsorsreserves the right, in their sole discretion to cancel or suspend this Sweepstake should a virus, bug or other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsors corrupt the security or proper administration of the Sweepstake. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstake is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Sponsors reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered or tampered with in any way. Entrants to abide by the SweepstakeRules.
PRIZE DESCRIPTION. There will be one (1) winner. The prize is an All Access Pass to the Fine Woodworking Live event which includes a full conference attendee pass for one and a Saturday night banquet ticket for one. The total value of the prize is $529.95 USD. If the winner has already purchased a pass to the event they will be refunded the amount they have already paid.
TAXES. Except where prohibited, all federal, state, provincial, local or other tax liabilities, including but not limited to luxury, sales, use, income, VAT, GST, and PST tax, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner. In the event of a Canadian winner, Sponsor will deduct any applicable withholding taxes imposed by the U.S. and applicable state governments from value of prize award and the prize award value will be adjusted accordingly.
NO PRIZE TRANSFER OR SUBSTITUTION. No prize or any portion thereof is transferable or redeemable for cash. Any portion of the prize that is not used is forfeited. No substitutions for prize except by Sponsor, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be substituted.
TERMS/CONDITIONS: No transfer or substitution of prizes. Employees, officers, and contractors (including immediate family members and members of the same household) of Sponsors, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, dealers, retailers, vendors of Sponsors,and all other persons/entities associated with this Sponsor and/or promotion, are not eligible. AllFederal, State/Provincial and local laws apply. By participating, entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from and against any claims made by winners, entrants, or any other third parties, related in any way to the operation of this Sweepstakes as well as any other claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity or participation in this Sweepstakes.
WINNING: On or about June 26, 2012 one winner will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received. The winner will be notified by e-mail or phone initially, then by mail within 10 days of the selection. Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received. One prize per person, household, or family.
CLAIMING PRIZES: Winners must sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (or in Canada a Declaration of Compliance) within 10 days of notification, or prize may be forfeited. Winners will also be required to provide proof of age. (Tennessee residents will not be required to sign Publicity Release as a condition of winning a prize.) Residents of Canada, in order to win, must first correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question administered by mail or e-mail at Sponsor's sole discretion. All prizes will beawarded.
WINNER’S LIST: Send self-addressed, stamped envelope by June 26, 2012 to: FineWoodworking “Fine Woodworking’s All Access Pass Giveaway” Sweepstake Winners List Request, PO Box 5506, Newtown, CT 06470 USA. (Residents of Canada may omit return postage.)
SPONSORS: The Taunton Press Inc., Fine Woodworking magazine 63 S. Main Street, PO Box 5506, Newtown, CT 06470-5506 USA & Tauck, 10 Norden Place, Norwalk, CT 06855 USA.
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