#JetBoo Costume Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.


 ELIGIBILITY: The Halloween Costume Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time entry. Void outside the United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico and where prohibited and restricted by law. Employees, officers, and directors of JetBlue Airways Corporation (“Sponsor”), Centra360 (“Sweepstakes Administrator”), and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, advertising and promotion and/or fulfillment agencies (such entities collectively, with “Sponsor,” the “Related Entities”) and the immediate families (spouse and parents, step parents, children, step children, siblings, grandparents and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and/or those living in the same household of any such individual, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. 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 Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

 SPONSOR: JetBlue Airways Corporation, located at 27-01 Queens Plaza North, Long Island City, NY 11101 (hereafter, “Sponsor,” “JetBlue” or “JetBlue Airways”).

 PROMOTION PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins on October 30, 2014 at 12:00:00 PM Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on November 4, 2014 at 11:59:59 PM ET (the “Promotion Period”). Sponsor shall be the official time-keeper for the Sweepstakes, and Sponsor’s computer shall be the official time-keeping device.

HOW TO ENTER: During the Promotion Period, create an original Photograph that features you (the entrant) in “your best Halloween costume” and post the photo at Instagram using hashtag #JetBoo (hereafter “Entry” or “Entries”). Entrants must have an active and non-private Instagram account or sign up for a free Instagram account at www.instagram.com. For the Instagram Terms of Use, visit http://instagram.com/legal/terms/. By submitting an Entry, each entrant consents to receive, from the Sponsor and/or Sweepstakes Administrator, an Instagram comment to the Photo you submitted and, if applicable, an e-mail notifying such entrant that he/she is a potential Prize winner. Entries posted by a private Instagram account will not be recognized. Entrants via Instagram will be required to have a public account in order to accept an eligible Entry hashtag; Limit one (1) Entry per person/Instagram account. Multiple Instagram entries will be void. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant waives, discharges and releases Instagram from any and all liability associated with this Sweepstakes.

Use of automated entry or similar devices to participate or subvert the entry process is prohibited, and all entries submitted through such devices are void. Hashtag #JetBoo required for Entry. Entrants agree to be bound by and acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules, including the eligibility requirements stated herein above. All Entries are the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. All Entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM ET on November 4, 2014.

 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Entry must be the original work of the entrant, may not have been previously published, may not have won previous awards, and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. Entrant must included in the Entry submission and must be the parent or legal guardian of any minor who is depicted in the submission or must have permission of the minor’s parent or legal guardian to depict them in the Entry. If the Entry contains any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant, and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties (e.g., photograph was taken by someone other than entrant), the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the Entry, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the use and exhibition of the Entry by Sponsor in the manner set forth in these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to request proof of these permissions in a form acceptable to Sponsor from any entrant at any time. Failure to provide such proof may, if requested, render Entry null and void. By submitting an Entry, entrant warrants and represents that he/she consents to the submission and use of the Entry in the Sweepstakes and to its use as otherwise set forth herein.

 Entry may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that:

  • is sexually explicit or suggestive; is unnecessarily violent or is derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; profane or pornographic; or contains nudity;
  • promotes underage alcohol use, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing); promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; promotes any particular political agenda or message;
  • is obscene or offensive; endorses any form of hate or hate group;
  • appears to duplicate any other submitted Entries;
  • defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about Sponsor, its products or services or other people or companies;
  • contains trademarks, logos, or trade dress owned by others, without permission to the extent permission is necessary (provided that Entries may contain the trademarks, logos or trade dress of JetBlue);
  • contains any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses;
  • contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media), without permission to the extent permission is necessary;
  • contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or dead, without permission;
  • contains look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or dead;
  • communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will with which Sponsor wishes to associate;
  • violates any law or infringes on any third party rights; and/or
  • mentions any other airline.

 Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may disqualify any Entry for any reason, including if it determines, in its sole discretion, that Entry fails to conform to these Official Rules in any way or otherwise contains unacceptable content as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion.

Entrant agrees that Related Entities are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Entries by third parties. Entrants agree that they will not use the Entry for any other purpose, including, without limitation, posting the Entry to any other online social networks, without the express consent of Sponsor in each instance.

GRANT OF RIGHTS: Entrants give JetBlue and its designees, successors, licensees and assigns a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, broadcast, edit, modify, create derivative works from, display, and otherwise exploit the Entry (and all rights embodied therein), in whole or in part, on a worldwide basis, and to incorporate it into other works, in any form, media or technology now known or later developed, for any purpose, in any manner (including, without limitation, on website and social media pages of Sponsor), including without limitation for commercial, promotional or marketing purposes, without compensation or notification to, or permission from, you. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above-mentioned information or materials. Entrant agrees that Related Entities are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Entries by third parties. Related Entities do not guarantee the posting of any Entry and may take down any Entry at any time and for any reason at its sole discretion.

 By submitting an Entry, you understand that your Entry may appear on webpages related to the Sweepstakes and JetBlue’s social media pages.

RANDOM DRAWING/SELECTION OF WINNERS: One (1) Random Drawing will be conducted on or about November 7, 2014 from among all eligible entries received to select one (1) potential Grand Prize Winner. The Random Drawing will be conducted by Sweepstakes Administrator whose decisions on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes are final and binding. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible Entries received.

Winner Notification/Release: Potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified via Instagram on or about November 10, 2014 with instructions to email or call JetBlue within twenty four (24) hours. Sponsor will confirm potential Grand Prize Winner’s eligibility via phone or email (as specified). Sponsor will make two (2) attempts to notify potential Grand Prize Winner at the Instagram account. If potential Grand Prize Winner meets the eligibility criteria, he/she will be emailed by Sweepstakes Administrator with the requirement of signing and returning an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity (“Affidavit/Release”), unless prohibited by law, and a Form W-9 within ten (10) days of notification. Potential Grand Prize Winner may be disqualified under any the following circumstances; i) if he/she cannot be reached by Sponsor within the specified time period; ii) if Prize notification or email correspondence is returned as undeliverable or phone call is not answered; iii) if he/she is not depicted in the Entry submission or found to be ineligible for any other reason; iv) if he/she does not return the required Affidavit/Release within required time period; v) if he/she is unable or unwilling to travel on Sponsor-designated dates, and/or vi) if he/she cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules. Grand Prize Winner will be required to supply Sponsor with his/her social security number for tax purposes and will be issued a Form 1099-MISC as required by law. In the event that the potential Grand Prize Winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the Prize to an alternate potential Grand Prize Winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible Entries provided a sufficient amount of time remains prior to the travel dates.

 ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE AND ITS APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”): Grand Prize consists of a JetBlue Getaways Vacation Package for Grand Prize Winner and one (1) Guest including two (2) round-trip air transportation JetBlue Travel Certificates valid for air travel between any two destinations in the JetBlue route network and one (1) $500 certificate valid for accommodations (one standard room, double occupancy; room tax and room rate only) at a hotel designated and provided by JetBlue Getaways. The ARV of Grand Prize: $1,098.

 GENERAL PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: All taxes on the prizes are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. If Grand Prize Winner is a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Grand Prize will be awarded in the name of the Winner’s parent/legal guardian who will be responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes on prize. The ARV of the Prize set forth above represents Sponsor’s good faith determination of the retail value thereof, and the actual fair market value, as ultimately determined by Sponsor, is final and binding and cannot be challenged or appealed. In the event the stated ARV of the Grand Prize is more than the actual fair market value of the prize, the difference will not be awarded in cash or otherwise. The specifics of all elements of the prize stated herein shall be solely determined by Sponsor. Prize may not be substituted except that Sponsor in its discretion may substitute the prize, or portion thereof, with the prize or portion of comparable or greater value in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Any portion of a prize not used by Grand Prize Winner is forfeited and no cash substitute will be offered or permitted. Prize being offered is provided “as is” with no warranty or guarantee either express or implied by Sponsor. The Sponsor has not made, and will not be responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose. Grand Prize Winner assumes sole responsibility for all costs associated with any elements of the prize not explicitly included as part of prize description, including without limitation, all applicable federal, state, international and local taxes (if any) or trip insurance, air and/or ground transportation to/from a prize winner’s residence and airport serviced by JetBlue airways closest to the Grand Prize winner’s residence, ground transportation in and around destination city, hotel accommodations not specified as part of the prize, in-room charges (e.g., mini-bar, room service, laundry services, telephone, internet, movies), fees, surcharges, travel upgrades, meals, beverages, gratuities, sightseeing or other excursions, souvenirs, personal incidentals, and any other expenses not specified as a part of the prize stated herein. JetBlue is not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of a flight cancellation or flight delay. Grand Prize Winner and Guest must provide all necessary documents at the time of departure. JetBlue reserves the right to deny boarding to passengers without the proper documentation. Certain other JetBlue restrictions and blackout dates may apply, which may include a Saturday night stay, all of which are subject to change at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Related Entities will not be responsible for Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation. All travel is subject to any and all restrictions instituted by the Department of Defense and/or Department of Homeland Security, as required.

 JETBLUE GETAWAYS TRAVEL CERTIFICATE TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Each Getaways Travel Certificate is good for one-time use for a JetBlue Getaways vacation package in accordance with the travel restrictions identified on or in connection with the Certificate. Travel must be booked at least 30 days prior to your requested departure date, and all travel must be completed before the specified Expiration Date. Redeemed travel is subject to flight and hotel availability, blackout dates, and capacity controls (vacation packages to Caribbean destinations subject to heightened capacity controls), and hotels/destinations may not be available on all dates or with all flights. Certificate is not valid for vacation packages including flights on partner airlines or code share or interline flights or for use in connection with JetBlue air-only travel, cruises or any other products or services. Certificate is transferable; however, at no time may it be purchased, sold, bartered, traded on an auction website or otherwise exchanged for value without prior written consent from JetBlue. Certificate may not be partially redeemed, is not redeemable for cash, and has no cash value. Government taxes and fees apply to travel booked using a Certificate, are the responsibility of the passenger, and will vary based on your departure and destination cities. Taxes and fees may include, without limitation, Passenger Facility Charges of up to $9 each way; September 11 Security Fees of up to $5 each way; Federal Segment Taxes of $3.80 per domestic segment; U.S. Arrival/Departure Tax of $16.70 each way for Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands travel; U.S. government excise tax of $8.40 per departure for Alaska and Hawaii travel; government fees and taxes up to $120.80 each way for international travel; and a Value Added Tax of up to $212.28 each way for Barbados, Colombia, Mexico, Dominican Republic, and Costa Rica travel. Government taxes/fees are subject to change as required by law. Passenger also is solely responsible for fees for oversized, overweight or extra baggage and fees for products/services sold separately or not expressly included as part of the package (e.g., car rental costs and related taxes and fees, food, beverages, travel insurance, in-flight movies, hotel parking, hotel/resort fees, etc.). Passenger must pay all applicable taxes and fees using a major credit card at the time of booking. Travelers may be required to pay a deposit or provide a valid credit card at the time of hotel registration and will be solely responsible for any and all incidentals charged to the hotel room upon check-out.

 Certificate may be redeemed only by submitting the Getaways Travel Certificate form to the email address or fax number provided on the Certificate. The authorization number(s) and PIN(s) at the top of the Certificate must be visible and readable. Certificate may not be redeemed at airport ticket counters or online. The authorization and PIN numbers cannot be replaced if lost or stolen (except as required by law), and JetBlue is not responsible for lost or stolen Certificates, authorization numbers or pin numbers. JetBlue Getaways’ change/cancel policies (including certain change/cancel fees) apply. If you are a no-show for your flight or hotel stay, you will forfeit this Certificate and all money associated with the reservation. Redeemed travel is not eligible for TrueBlue points. Air travel on JetBlue is governed by JetBlue’s Contract of Carriage. See http://www.jetblue.com/p/jetblue/_coc.pdf for details. Proper documentation required for boarding. Additional restrictions apply. See full Getaways Terms and Conditions at http://www.jetblue.com/legal/getaways-terms/ for details.

 This package is subject to availability and should be reserved no later than 30 days in advance. You will be responsible to pay any taxes applicable to the flights. Once confirmed, there will be a $150.00 per person fee for any changes. Your package may not be changed or cancelled less than 14 days prior to departure. The period of cancellation may be longer based on hotel policy at time of booking. Specified hotel requests will not be guaranteed.

 The following Holiday blackouts apply for all packages: Nov 23 – Dec 1, 2014 and Dec 22, 2014 – Jan 03, 2015. Additional blackouts for Florida and the Caribbean may apply: Feb – April 2015.

 WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE: By participating in the Sweepstakes and submitting an Entry, each entrant waives, discharges and fully releases Sponsor and all other Related Entities and any other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives, from any and all liability, injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from or in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes or from the receipt or use of any prize or from any activity related to the receipt or use of any prize. By receipt of any prize, Winner agrees to release and hold harmless the Related Entities 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 Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

 PUBLICITY: Except where prohibited, Grand Prize Winner, by acceptance of prize, grants to the Related Entities the right to publicize his/her name (first name and last initial), address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice, statements and/or other likeness and prize information in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, for advertising, trade and other purposes, throughout the world, in perpetuity, in any manner, without limitation and without additional compensation, consideration, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.

 LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Related Entities are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, lost, damaged, garbled, delayed, incomplete, postage-due or garbled Entries, email or mail; for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), application, or other connections; availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines; or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or problems of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, network, computer, 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, functionality of the application or in any Sweepstakes -related materials. Related Entities are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by application users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Related Entities are not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's mobile device related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the application. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or application 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 Sponsor and/or the Related Entities, or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated Entries will be void. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by the Sponsor, and their respective agents. Sponsor 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. Notwithstanding anything in these Official Rules to the contrary, Related Entities (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty.

 GENERAL CONDITIONS: Sponsor reserves the right, in their 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, Sponsor may elect to identify 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.


In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the Instagram account from which the entry is made will be deemed to be the entrant and he/she must comply with these Official Rules. “Authorized account holder” ” is the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail address for the domain associated with the e-mail address. A potential Prize Winner may be asked to provide Sponsor with proof that the selected winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the Instagram account.  If a dispute cannot be resolved, the Entry will be deemed ineligible. 

 Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

 DISPUTES: By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, and in no event will entrant be entitled to receive attorneys' fees or other legal costs; and (c) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, special, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrants and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York. Any legal proceedings arising out of this Sweepstakes or relating to these Official Rules shall be instituted only in the federal or state courts located in the State of New York, County of New York, and the parties consent to jurisdiction therein with respect to any legal proceedings or disputes of whatever nature arising under or relating to these rules. 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 provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

 USE OF INFORMATION: The information that you provide in connection with the Sweepstakes may be used by Sponsor in accordance with its Privacy Policy, which is found at http://www.jetblue.com/about/privacy.html and which may be updated from time to time without notice.

 WINNERS LIST/OFFICIAL RULES: To request an Official Winner’s List (available after November 30, 2014), or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope to: Centra 360, 1400 Old Country Road, Ste 420, Westbury, NY 11590, Attn: JetBlue Airways HALLOWEEN Sweepstakes. Please specify "Winners List" OR “Official Rules” on the outer envelope. Vermont residents may omit return postage. All requests must be received by November 14, 2014.


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