Ukulele Festival Hawaii #UFH50Challenge Giveaway

Giveaway Official Rules


1. Eligibility: Ukulele Festival Hawaii #UFH50Challenge Giveaway (the “Giveaway”) is open to all entrants who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Employees of Ukulele Festival Hawaii ("Sponsor"), its parent entity, and any other individual or entity associated with the development or administration of this Giveaway, as well as members of such employees' immediate families (spouses, children, siblings, parents) and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, whether or not related, are also not eligible to participate in this Giveaway. The Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Giveaway. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

2. Sponsor: Ukulele Festival Hawaii, 3555 Harding Avenue, #1, Honolulu, HI 96816.

3. Timing: The Giveaway begins on June 1, 2020 at 12:00 a.m. Hawaiian Standard Time ("HT"), ends on July 21, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. HT (the "Promotion Period"). Instagram, LLC are the official time-keeping device for the Giveaway.

4. How to Enter: You will need to have an Instagram account (“Social Account”). Creating a Social Account is free; however use of the Social Account is subject to terms and conditions: and If you use a mobile device to read or post content, message and data rates may apply.

First, follow @ukulelefestivalhawaii on Instagram. Next, post a video of yourself singing and/or playing “I Am What I Am” with the hashtag #UFH50Challenge in the caption. Chords and song sheet available Instagram account must be set to public. Videos and posts must not be indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, or libelous or contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights or disparage Sponsor or any other person or party affiliated with the Giveaway, or contain material that is unlawful in any way. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entries that it finds unlawful, or in violation of these Official Rules. You automatically will receive one (1) entry into the applicable Promotion Period drawing for your eligible Post.

Limit: You may enter one (1) time during the Promotion Period. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same Instagram account. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than one (1) entry by using multiple/different Instagram accounts, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant's entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the Instagram account used to register will be deemed to be the entrant. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being an authorized account holder.

5. Drawings: Sponsor's decisions as to the administration and operation of the Giveaway and the selection of the potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Giveaway. Sponsor will randomly select the potential Giveaway winners from all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period, on or around dates listed in the chart above through the use of a third-party promotions platform, Woo Box. The potential winners will be notified through the social network which they entered. Each potential winner will be required to respond to Sponsor with their date of birth to confirm eligibility and will be required to sign a Liability Waiver at the time of prize fulfillment. Additionally, Sponsor will not cover shipping costs of prize delivery. Potential winners will be asked to confirm that they will pay for shipping costs of prize delivery. Shipping quote can be provided upon request. Winner must provide this information to Sponsor as directed within the number of days stated in the notice in order to claim the prize. If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, fails to provide the requested information within the required time period, or the prize is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner forfeits the prize. Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Alternate drawings will be held until a winner is confirmed and prize is fulfilled.

6. Prizes: FIVE (5) GRAND PRIZES (5 Ukulele). Sponsor will provide timing and other details to winner upon confirmation. Ukulele will be awarded in the following order below in the order of the (5) winners selected and confirmed:

  • First Winner (1): Maka UK-55A by Mele Ukulele (Est. Retail Value: $99 USD)
  • Second Winner (2): 50th Anniversary Commemorative Ukulele by Roy Sakuma Productions (Est. Retail Value $125)
  • Third Winner (3): 50th Anniversary Commemorative Ukulele by Roy Sakuma Productions (Est. Retail Value $125)
  • Fourth Winner (4): KA-SLNG by Kala Ukulele (Est. Retail Value: $135.99 USD)
  • Fifth Winner (5): KoAlana Tenor by KoAloha Ukulele (Est. Retail Value: $280 USD)

Prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners are responsible for any domestic and international shipping costs for prize delivery. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.

7. Release: By receipt of any prize, winners agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, and any other individual or entity associated with the development or administration of this Giveaway, Instagram, LLC,. and their respective 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 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 the Giveaway or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

8. Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Giveaway constitutes each winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

9. General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Giveaway, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, human error or any other factor impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Giveaway, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. 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 Giveaway or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Giveaway 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 such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

10. Limitations of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) 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 Giveaway; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Giveaway; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Giveaway or the processing of entries; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged or stolen mail; or (6) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Giveaway or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant's entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Giveaway, if it is possible. No more than the stated number of prizes will 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.

11. Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Giveaway or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii or the appropriate Hawaii State Court located in Honolulu, Hawaii; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Giveaway, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Giveaway, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Hawaii without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Hawaii or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Hawaii.

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