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#ElmsRaisedRoyal Official Contest Rules

Celebrate the opening of the Royals' 2017 season with this exciting contest offer! Please share a photo of your favorite Royals memory by posting it on your Facebook page as a public post with the hashtag #elmsraisedroyal. Entry deadline is April 3, 2017 at 11:59 pm Central Time. The winner of a two-night stay on The Elms Royal Floor will be announced on Facebook on April 10, 2017 at 10 am Central Time. Make sure to like us on Facebook so you won't miss this announcement—we will also be presenting you with an exclusive offer you won't want to miss! 

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Official Contest Rules:
1. Eligibility: This Contest is open only to those who enter on Facebook using the instructions detailed below and who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of The Elms Hotel & Spa as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Contest.
3. Contest Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on March 27, 2017, at 10 AM Central and ending April 3, 2017.
4. How to Enter: The Contest must be entered by posting a personal photo of your favorite Kansas City Royals memory on Facebook, tagged with #elmsraisedroyal. All image posts MUST be public Facebook posts and have the hashtag to be considered. Images must not be copyrighted by a company or organization and must be personal photos. You may enter more than once by posting numerous times using the same posting method described.
5. Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Contest (the “Winner”) will receive a free two-night stay at The Elms Hotel & Spa on the Royal Floor. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by The Elms Hotel & Spa. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for The Elms Hotel & Spa to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by vote of The Elms Hotel & Spa management. Winner will be notified by Facebook within five (5) days following selection of Winner. The Elms Hotel & Spa shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 7 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Contest is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT THE ELMS HOTEL & SPA’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CONTEST, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
8. Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that The Elms Hotel & Spa, anyone acting on behalf of The Elms Hotel & Spa, and The Elms Hotel & Spa’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Contest, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of The Elms Hotel & Spa. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless The Elms Hotel & Spa from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which The Elms Hotel & Spa may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.
9. Terms & Conditions: The Elms Hotel & Spa reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond The Elms Hotel & Spa’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Contest. In such case, The Elms Hotel & Spa may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by The Elms Hotel & Spa. The Elms Hotel & Spa reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, The Elms Hotel & Spa reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless The Elms Hotel & Spa and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
11. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Contest is The Elms Hotel & Spa, 401 Regent Street, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024, United States.12. The Contest hosted by The Elms Hotel & Spa is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.