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This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram, LLC (“Instagram”) or Twitter, Inc. (“Twitter”).

HOST: The host of this Sweepstakes is IMG EI, LLC (the “Host”), 11 Madison Avenue, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10010. This Sweepstakes is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”).  By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Host and its agents, are final in all respects.

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to individuals who are legal residents and physically located in one (1) of the forty-nine states (49) United States or D.C., (excluding Rhode Island) who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members (i.e., spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related) of the Sponsor or Host and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes are not eligible to participate or win the Prize.  The “Host Entities” shall mean Host and each of their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and related entities, and the owners, general and limited partners, shareholders, directors, officers, employees and agents of the foregoing entities.

ENTRY PERIOD:  The Sweepstakes will have one (1) Entry Period. The entry period (the “Entry Period(s)”) shall commence on the following time and date:

Entry Period #1: Begins on or about 10:00 AM Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) on August 30, 2018 and ends on or about 6:00 PM PST on September 27, 2018.


Option 1: Take a selfie with the guardian statue

To enter, you must have a valid, public Instagram or Twitter account. If you do not have an Instagram account, visit and register in accordance with the enrollment instructions for a free Instagram account. If you do not have Twitter account, visit and register in accordance with the enrollment instructions for a free Twitter account. During the Entry Period, post and share an image of yourself (i.e. selfie) along with the King Tut Guardian statute on Instagram and/or Twitter using the hashtags #KingTutTour and #Sweepstakes (“Entry Image”). Only entries will both hashtags will qualify. The King Tut Guardian statue will be located at The Original Farmers Market in Los Angeles 6333 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90036 on August 31, 2018.

Option 2: Website Entry

To enter, during the Entry Periods, visit and follow the entry instructions to submit your image of yourself (i.e. selfie) with the King Tut Guardian statute (“Entry Image”). Each entrant may be asked to submit an official entry form, which may include, among other things, his/her full name, address (no P.O. Boxes), email address and related registration information as prompted.  Entrant must complete and submit the entry form with all required information for the entry to be eligible.

ENTRY IMAGE CONTENT RESTRICTIONS: Participants must not include any of the following content (the “Content Restrictions”) in any entry: (i) pornography, adult-oriented content or any other sexually-explicit material; (ii) materials relating to lotteries or gambling; (iii) explicit language or content, images of violence, or promotion of illegal activities; (iv) content in violation of intellectual property rights or laws; (v) libelous, defamatory, disparaging, tortious or slanderous materials; (vi) content that denigrates, disparages or reflects negatively on the Host, its owners and employees, or the King Tut Exhibition; (vii) tobacco, alcohol or drugs; (viii) dangerous stunts; (ix) real weapons of any kind, including, but not limited to, guns, knives or projectiles; (x) material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, age or any other basis protected by federal, state, territory, provincial or local law, ordinance, or regulation; (xi) individuals under legal age of majority without providing a signed release from parent or legal guardian; (xii) audio and/or visual content owned by any third party (e.g., recorded music; pre-produced video, etc.); and (xiii) material that is unlawful, or otherwise in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where the entry is created. Any entry that does not comply with the foregoing, in the sole discretion of Host, may be disqualified and eliminated from consideration.

All information submitted by participants in connection with this Sweepstakes is subject to, and will be treated in a manner consistent with Instagram and Twitter terms and privacy policies. Further, all information participants submit in connection with this Sweepstakes and agree to share with Host is subject to, and will be treated in a manner consistent with,  Terms of Use accessible at: No other method of entry will be accepted.

Limit one (1) entry per person during each Entry Period.  Additional entries beyond the specified limit, and any entries that do not otherwise comply with these Official Rules, will be void. Host’s designated computer shall be the official timekeeper of the Sweepstakes.  Subsequent attempts made by the same individual to submit multiple entries by using multiple or false contact information, accounts or otherwise may result in the entrant being disqualified.  Entries that are in excess of the stated limits, incomplete, illegible, corrupted, damaged, destroyed, forged, false, lost, late or misdirected, deceptive or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes at Host’s sole and absolute discretion.  Entries submitted by entrants who do not meet the eligibility requirements (including all requirements with respect to age and residence) are void.  Those who do not follow all of the instructions or abide by these Official Rules or other instructions of Sponsor may be disqualified.

RANDOM DRAWING AND ODDS: There will be twenty (20) winners selected in this Sweepstakes.  Winners will be selected by random drawing in a commercially reasonable time following the end of the Entry Periods from among all eligible entries received by Host.  Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules, the potential winners will be declared the official winners of the Sweepstakes (the “Winners”).  The decisions of Host are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.  Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received by Host during the Entry Periods.

WINNER SELECTION:  All eligible entries received during the Entry Period will be gathered together into a database at the end of the Entry Period. Twenty (20) winners will be chosen at random from among such pool of entries during the Entry Periods. The potential winners will be contacted after the end of the Entry Periods.  Announcement and instructions for obtaining Prize will be sent to the potential Winners via mail, e-mail or phone.  Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her e-mail account for Prize notification and receipt or other communications related to this Sweepstakes.  If a potential Prize Winner cannot be reached by Host within seven (7) days (“Required Response Time”) using the e-mail address provided during entry, that potential Prize Winner shall forfeit the Prize.  Upon the request of Host, the potential Winner may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Prize Acceptance Form and IRS W-9 form (collectively, “Affidavit”).  If a potential Winner fails to comply with these Official Rules, that potential Winner will be disqualified.  Prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received.

NOTIFICATION:  The potential Winners will be notified via Instagram, twitter, email or phone by Host (the “Prize Notification”) and will be required to privately (email, or other secure means) provide his/her name, address, age and other personal information necessary to receive the Prize.  In the event that any potential Winner does not respond to any such Prize Notification within the Required Response Time, declines the Prize for any reason a disqualification will result, the Prize will be forfeited and, at Host’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries.  The potential Winner may be required to submit his/her valid social security number and/or other identification to Host and may be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit.  Failure to submit any identification required by Host or to return the required documents within the specified time period, noncompliance with these Official Rules or the return of the Prize (or any portion thereof) or Prize Notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and Prize forfeiture and, at Host’s sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential Winner to be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries.  The Host Entities are not responsible for electronic communications that are undeliverable as a result of any form of active or passive filtering of any kind, or insufficient space in entrant’s email account to receive email messages.

If the potential winner’s Entry Image was submitted via Twitter, the potential winner will be contacted using the direct message feature on Twitter for the user’s Twitter account that posted the winning Entry Image if the winner is a follower of @KingTutTour. If a potential winner is not a follower of @KingTutTour, then a potential winner will have to set their Twitter account to follow @KingTutTour (so that Host will be able to send a private direct message via Twitter) within the time stated in the notice of the Host’s submission of an @Reply to the potential winner or else the Host may disqualify such potential winner’s entry.  However, this is only for purposes of facilitating eligibility verification and prize fulfillment communication and may be discontinued following that process.  It is your responsibility to timely set your Twitter account settings to accept contacts by Host and to timely check your Twitter account for such messages.  Host is not responsible for any failure of delivery of notice attempting to use such methods.

PRIZE:  The will be twenty (20) prizes (the “Prize(s)”).  Five (5) Grand prizes will include two (2) tickets to the Metropolitan Fashion Week Closing Gala (approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prizes is $750 ($150 per pair of tickets)). Five (5) Second Place prizes will include two (2) passes to the King Tut Exhibition in Los Angeles at the California Science Center. Dates to be determined by Host. ARV of the Second Place prizes is: Fifty-Nine Dollars ($59.00) per each pair (total ARV of $299.99).  Five (5) Third Place prizes will include a $50.00 to the Original Farmers Market (Total ARV of $250).  Five (5) Fourth Place prizes will include a King Tut catalogue signed by Zahi Hawass.  ARV of the Fourth Place prize is $69.99 (Total ARV of $349.95). 

GENERAL PRIZE CONDITIONS:  All Prize details shall be determined in the sole and absolute discretion of Host.  No compensation will be paid in lieu of a cancelled event or other portion of the Prize.  The Winner is strictly prohibited from auctioning, trading or otherwise transferring the Prize unless Host consents in writing.  The Winner is fully responsible for any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes), regardless of whether they, in whole or in part, are used.  The ARV of the Prize(s) is based on available information provided to Host and the value of any Prize awarded to a Winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law.  The Winner may be required to provide Host with a valid social security number before the Prize will be awarded for tax reporting purposes.  An IRS Form 1099 may be issued in the name of Winner for the actual value of the Prize received.  All costs and expenses associated with the Prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, including, but not limited to, lodging, additional transportation, meals, gratuities and any and all other expenses incurred by accepting the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner.  The Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions except at Host’s sole and absolute discretion.  Host reserves the right to substitute the Prize (or any portion thereof) with a prize of comparable or greater value at its sole and absolute discretion.  The terms and conditions of the tickets awarded as the Prize will govern in the event the event is cancelled due to weather conditions, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil disturbance or any other reason.  The Winner and his/her guest agree to comply with all applicable venue regulations in connection with the Prize.  Host reserves the right to remove or to deny entry to Winner and/or his/her guest who engage(s) in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the event.  Released Parties (defined below) will not be responsible for weather conditions, Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of any event.  Prize may not be resold or offered for resale.  Any such resale may result in disqualification and Prize forfeiture, and may invalidate the license granted by the event ticket(s).  The Released Parties are not responsible for and will not replace any lost, mutilated or stolen Prize(s) or any Prize that is undeliverable or does not reach a Winner because of an incorrect or changed address.  If Winner does not accept or use the entire Prize, the unaccepted or unused part of the Prize will be forfeited and the Released Parties will have no further obligation with respect to that Prize or portion of the Prize.  No more than the stated number of Prize(s) will be awarded.  The Released Parties are not responsible for and Winner will not receive the difference, in any, between the actual value of the Prize at the time of award and the stated ARV in these Official Rules or in any Sweepstakes-related correspondence or material.

RELEASE: By entering the Sweepstakes and submitting an entry, each entrant: (a) agrees that his/her entry is an original work of authorship and that he/she owns all right, title and interest in the entry as of the date of submission or has all necessary rights and authorizations to submit it and the express permission of all individuals, content and materials embodied in the entry to submit it for possible use as provided herein; (b) agrees that his/her entry does not violate the Terms of Use or infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity; (c) grants to Host, and each of its respective designees the perpetual and unlimited right and license to use, license, edit, modify, duplicate and/or create derivative works from his/her Entry Image (including entrant’s name, social media account username, image and likeness) throughout the world and in perpetuity, including, but not limited to, the right for Host to publish, display, broadcast, distribute, reproduce, perform, create derivative works from and otherwise use and exploit the entry via the Internet or any other interactive media, in print and/or any other media currently existing and hereafter developed and without limitation and without payment of any compensation to the participant or his/her heirs and successors: (i) on its own or as part of any audiovisual or other production; (ii) to advertise any products, programming or services of Host and its parent companies or for any other advertising, marketing, publicizing and promotional purposes and in any materials related thereto; and/or (iii) for any other purpose whatsoever; and (d) release in perpetuity the Released Parties from any claims, demands, losses and liabilities of any nature arising out of or in any way connected with the entry, and the use thereof as permitted hereunder, including, but not limited to, claims of copyright or trademark infringement, false endorsement, libel, slander, defamation or infringement of rights of publicity or privacy. Nothing herein will obligate Host make any use of any of the rights set forth herein.

WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE:  By participating in the Sweepstakes and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to: (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against Host, Instagram, Twitter, and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”) for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant gives his/her express permission to be contacted by Host by telephone, email and/or postal mail for Sweepstakes purposes.  The Winner, by acceptance of the Prize, grants to Host and each of its designees the right to publicize each Winner’s name, address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice, statements and/or other likeness and Prize information for advertising, promotional, trade and/or any other purpose in any media or format now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without limitation and without further compensation, consideration, permission or notification, unless prohibited by law.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, inaccurate, misdirected, lost, misrouted, scrambled, damaged, delayed, undelivered, mutilated, postage-due or garbled entries, transmissions, email or mail; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, cable, satellite, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), wireless network, website, API, or other connections including those through and/or by any website, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cable or wireless transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; wireless service congestion; failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone systems, wireless towers or cellular tower equipment; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in wireless or other transmission, processing, or communication; non-delivery; misdirected, blocked, or delayed email notifications; printing, typographical or other errors appearing within these Official Rules, in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials; or any other errors, problems or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, network, computer, telephone, wireless service, mail, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials, or the cancellation or postponement of any event.  Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes.  Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer and/or wireless device related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website.  Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or any representative of Host or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by host, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void.  Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by Host and/or its respective agents.  Host shall have the sole right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Sweepstakes, and to resolve all disputes in its sole discretion.  Released Parties: (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning the Prize (or any portion thereof), and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty.  Host’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

Host reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof).  In the event of cancellation, Host may elect to identify each Winner and award the Prize by way of random drawing from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation. Host also reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.  In the event Host or Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Sweepstakes by any event beyond its control, including, but not limited to, fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, communications or equipment failure, utility or service interruptions, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared), interference with the Sweepstakes by any party, or any federal, state, local or provincial government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Host or Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), Host shall have the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes or Prize.


Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means will be disqualified.  In the event of dispute as to the identity or eligibility of any potential Winner based on an e-mail account, the winning entry will be declared made by the full name submitted the entry at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules.   In the event a dispute regarding the identity of the individual who actually submitted an entry cannot be resolved to Host’s satisfaction, the affected entry will be deemed ineligible.

As a condition of entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that: (A) any and all disputes, claims, controversies or causes of action arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes, or any Prizes awarded (each, a “Claim”), shall be: (1) arbitrated on an individual basis only, and shall not be consolidated or joined with or in any arbitration or other proceeding involving a Claim of any other party, and (2) settled by binding arbitration in Los Angeles County, California before a single arbitrator appointed by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its then governing rules and procedures, and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered by any court having jurisdiction thereof; and (B) under no circumstance will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses.  These Official Rules shall be governed by and construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of California, U.S.A, applicable to contracts entered into and performed exclusively in that State, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other laws.

NAME OF SWEEPSTAKES WINNER:   To receive the name of the Winners, send a stamped self-addressed envelope prior to April 1, 2018 to: King Tut Exhibition Trip To Egypt, IMG, EI, LLC 11 Madison Avenue, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10010 (Attn: Legal Department).

MISCELLANEOUS:  The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules or the Affidavit will not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.  In the event that any provision of the Official Rules or the Affidavit is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, the other provisions will remain in effect and will be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.  Host’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules will not constitute a waiver of that provision.  Entrants agree to waive any rights to claim ambiguity of these Official Rules.  Headings are solely for convenience of reference and will not be deemed to affect in any manner the meaning or intent of the documents or any provision hereof.  In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes-related materials, privacy policy or terms of use on the website and/or the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control and the discrepancy will be resolved in Host’s sole and absolute discretion.