THE SOUND OF MUSIC Salzburg Fly-Away Sweepstakes

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Open only to legal residents of the United States (excluding Florida), Canada (excluding Quebec), and the United Kingdom who are 18 years of age or older. Void in Florida, Quebec and where prohibited. Employees (and their immediate families (parent, child, spouse or sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related) of The Rodgers and Hammerstein Organization (“Sponsor”) and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies are not eligible to enter or win. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges and/or Sponsor, which are binding and final on matters relating to this sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws.

TO ENTER: Between 11:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) on March 1, 2011 and 4:00pm ET on April 15, 2011 (the “Entry Period”), visit and follow the directions provided to complete and submit all required entry information to receive one (1) entry. All entries must be received by 4:00pm ET on April 15, 2011 to be eligible. Limit one (1) entry per person and per email address for the duration of the Entry Period. Multiple entries received from any person or e-mail address in excess of the stated limitation will be void. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means and entries by any means which subvert the entry process are void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.

DRAWING: One (1) potential grand prize winner, one (1) potential second place winner and one (1) potential third place winner will be selected in a random drawing held on or about April 22, 2011 from all eligible entries received by an independent judging agency. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified by e-mail and will be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility (or if a Canadian resident, a Declaration), a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within forty eight (48) hours of time of issuance. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner selected. If a potential winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, prize may be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on winner set forth herein and if the Grand Prize winner, he/she must accompany minor as his/her guest on trip.


  • One (1) Vacation Package Including: Round trip air transportation for winner and one (1) guest from a major international gateway airport nearest winner’s residence to Salzburg, Austria on dates to be determined by Sponsor.
  • Private Arrival & Departure ground transportation transfers from Salzburg Airport to hotel.
  • Four (4) nights and four (4) days hotel accommodations in Salzburg, Austria
  • A Half Day “Original SOUND OF MUSIC Tour” for winner and guest which includes a four (4) hour tour with an English-speaking guide that will take winner and guest to locations featured in the film 'Sound of Music' as well as the historical and architectural landmarks in Salzburg and part of the picturesque lake district. The tour is available at 9:30 am and 2:00 pm daily and is subject to availability.
  • Two (2) tickets to the opening night party (10/23/2011) of THE SOUND OF MUSIC at the Salzburger Landestheater.
  • A Salzburg card for winner and guest for three (3) days. The Salzburg Card provides free admission to Salzburg's museums, free use of the Fortress funicular, the Untersberg cableway, Salzach ship service and public transport. Salzburg card holders can also take advantage of a number of discounts on concerts, theater performances or excursions to destinations in the Salzburg vicinity. .
  • Eagles Nest Tour for winner and guest which includes a 4.5 hour excursion in the Bavarian Alps. Subject to availability.
  • A Mozart Dinner Concert for winner and guest at Stiftskeller St. Peter (subject to availability).
  • A copy of THE SOUND OF MUSIC Limited Edition DVD Collector’s set for winner only.



Approximate Retail Value (“ARV1”) of the grand prize: $6,600USD. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV2”) of the 2nd place prize: $106.99USD. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV3”) of the 3rd place prize: $89.99USD. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer prizes or redeem prizes for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute the prize with one of comparable or greater value. Actual value of Grand prize may vary based on point of departure.

Any difference between stated value and actual value will not be awarded. Grand Prize trip must be taken on dates specified by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited and Sponsor will have no further obligation to winner. Sponsor reserves the right to change dates. Winner and guest must travel on the same itinerary. Guest must be of legal age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence (and at least 18), unless the child or legal ward of winner and must sign a liability/publicity release prior to issuance of travel documents. If guest is child or legal ward of winner, winner must sign and return release on behalf of such child or legal ward. Travel must be made through Sponsor’s agent, on a carrier of Sponsor’s choice. Grand Prize winner and guest are responsible for obtaining all travel documents, including passports and/or visas, as applicable. Tickets are subject to certain terms and conditions as specified thereon. Seat locations will be determined by Sponsor. Grand Prize winner and guest must comply with all venue rules and regulations. Failure to do so may result in forfeiture of such portion of prize. In the event Sponsor is unable to provide tickets to the opening night party, no compensation or substitution will be provided in lieu thereof; however, remainder of prize package will be awarded and Sponsor will have no further obligation to Grand Prize winner. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state, provincial and local taxes, if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, including if the Grand Prize winner, any additional ground transportation, meals, souvenirs, gratuities, and luggage fees. Total ARV of all prizes is $6,796.99USD. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered or garbled, entries or email; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, 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 difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, 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 prizes, the cancellation or postponement of the opening night party or in any sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site 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 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 who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Should any portion of the sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, or if the sweepstakes is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the sweepstakes and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winners from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. Entrants, by participating, agree that Sponsor, Salzburg Panorama Tours GmbH, Tourist Office Salzburg, Salzburg Land Tourism, Hotel Sheraton, Lufthansa and their respective parents affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) or participation in this sweepstakes. Winners, by acceptance of a prize, except where legally prohibited, grant permission for Sponsor and its designees to use his/her name, address (city and state), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide in perpetuity, without notice or review or approval. In the event of a dispute regarding entries received from multiple users having the same e-mail account, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

PERSONAL DATA: By entering, entrants agree to comply with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, available online at Personal information collected from entrants will be used in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy and any entry/entrant information collected during the sweepstakes shall be used only in a manner consistent with the consent given by entrants at the time of entry and for the administration of the sweepstakes as noted in these Official Rules. Entrants’ data will be collected, stored, and processed directly within the United States. Each entrant expressly agrees to the use of his/her personal information for such purpose. Released Parties will not sell, share, or otherwise disclose information collected in any manner with third parties, other than those parties necessary to fulfill the above purposes, unless entrant has given his/her prior express consent to receive additional information from Sponsor or a third party.

CHOICE OF LAW: This sweepstakes is governed by United States law and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Any and all legal actions or claims arising in connection with this sweepstakes must be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction in the State of New York. To the extent permitted by law, any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this sweepstakes, and in no event is any entrant entitled to receive attorneys’ fees. To the extent permitted by law, entrants hereby waive all rights to (i) claim or be awarded any punitive, direct, indirect, incidental, and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and (ii) to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased, including for any willful infringement.

WINNERS’ NAMES: For the names of the winners (available after April 30, 2011), send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: The Sound of Music Salzburg Fly-Away Sweepstakes, 229 W 28th Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10001, for receipt no later than May 4, 2011.

SPONSOR: Rodgers and Hammerstein 229 W 28th Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10001.

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