Who do you think is playing Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2012

Official Rules

No Purchase Required to Enter or Win

  1. Eligibility: Who Do You Think Is Playing Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2012 Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older. Employees of Sprint or other companies associated with the promotion of the Sweepstakes, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited.
  2. Sponsor: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Sprint Communications Company L.P. (the “Sponsor”).
  3. Agreement to Official Rules: Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
  4. Entry Period: The Sweepstakes begins on 8/3/2012 at 2:00PM EST and ends on 8/6/2012 at 11:59PM EST (the “Entry Period”). Entries that are submitted before or after the Entry Period will be disqualified.

  5. How to Enter: To enter visit www.twitter.com and log in or create a Twitter account. Creating an account is free. Follow @virginmobileusa on Twitter. Watch for the account to post a tweet about the giveaway.  When you see the post, reply to @virginmobileusa, mention our handle, include the #FreeFest or #VirginMobileFreeFest hashtag, and the hashtag of a band name to tweet your guess. Each tweet constitutes one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit one (1) entry per entrant during the Promotional Period. Entrants are prohibited from setting up multiple Twitter accounts for the purpose of obtaining multiple entries in the sweepstakes. All entries must be in compliance with the Twitter terms of service (see: www.twitter.com/tos) and all other rules and policies applicable to the use of the Twitter service. Text and data charges may apply if you are accessing Twitter from your mobile phone to enter this sweepstakes. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned. All Entries, including the photos, must be original works and may not include third party copyrighted works or trademarks. 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 will be deemed to be the participant. The "authorized account holder" is the natural person assigned a Twitter account. The potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
  6. Drawing: On or about 8/6/2012, the Sponsor will select all potential winners in a random drawing of all entries received. The odds of being selected depend on the number of entries received. The Sponsor will attempt to notify the potential winners the day of the drawing by tweeting to them or sending them a direct message (“DM”) via Twitter. If a potential winner cannot be contacted after the first attempt to contact him/her, the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining entries.
  7. Requirements of Potential Winners: Randomly selected winners will participate in the Festival announcement by submitting photos of themselves. A potential winner may be required to complete and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release (the “Affidavit/Release”) within 48 hours of being notified. If a potential winner fails to sign and return the Affidavit/Release within the required time period, he/she will be disqualified and an alternate entrant may be selected in his/her place in a random drawing of all entries received. If a potential winner is a minor, his/her parent or legal guardian must sign the Affidavit/Release on the potential winner’s behalf.
  8. Prizes: 18 Winners will receive 2 GA tickets to Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2012 travel is NOT included. Winner responsible for their own transportation and accommodations if necessary. Winner photos will also qualify for the opportunity to be included in a variety of assets around the Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2012 line-up announcement. Assets may include a fan announcement video, a Facebook photo grid, and a web hosted photo collage. Approximate retail value $1000. Any prize details not specified above will be determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Prizes are not transferable or refundable and must be accepted as awarded. No cash or other substitution may be made, except by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or component thereof) with another prize (or component thereof) of equal or greater value if the prize is not available for any reason as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. The winner is responsible for any and all other costs and expenses not listed above. Prizes may be reported as income to a winner and the winner will be responsible for all taxes associated with the receipt of a prize.
  9. Privacy and Publicity: All information submitted by entrants in the Sweepstakes will be treated according to Sprint’s Privacy Policy, available at www.sprint.com/privacy. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes an entrant’s consent to the Sponsor’s use of his/her name, likeness, voice, opinions, biographical information, and state of residence for promotional purposes in any media without further payment or consideration.
  10. General Conditions: In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Sweepstakes is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, or other technical problem, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Sweepstakes to address the impairment and then resume the Sweepstakes in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) award the prizes at random from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. The 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 Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. In the event of a dispute as to any online entry, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to enter will be deemed to be the participant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
  11. Release and Limitations of Liability: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, its parent, officers, directors, employees, agents, and all sponsors of FreeFest 2012 (the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors that may prevent an entrant from submitting an entry; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Sweepstakes; (c) printing errors; (d) lost, late, postage-due, misdirected, or undeliverable mail; (e) errors in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (f) injury, death, or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt of any prize. Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties’ liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, and in no event shall the Released Parties be liable for attorney’s fees. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
  12. Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Kansas. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Kansas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Kansas or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Kansas.
  13. Sweepstakes Results: To request a winners list, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to 6360 Sprint Parkway, KSOPHE0402-4C410 Overland Park, KS 66251. Requests must be received within four (4) weeks of the end of the Entry Period. VT residents omit postage.