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PressBox Dodge Dart Contest Official Rules

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ELIGIBILITY: The PressBox Dodge Dart Contest ("Contest") is open to legal residents of the state of Maryland who are 18 years of age or older as of 04/03/13 and who have valid Maryland driver's license. Employees of Word Smith Media Ventures, LLC, Tate Automotive and of any of the Contest sponsors, as well as members of their direct households, are not eligible to win. All federal, state, and local laws apply. Void where prohibited by law.

The following classes of people are also ineligible to participate: A. Current or former professional or semi-professional dart players or coaches. B. Current of former members of any professional or semi-professional dart league, organization or association.

TO ENTER: PressBox and Tate Automotive will hold five two-hour events. Each event will feature a 2013 Dodge Dart filled with various sports balls of differing sizes and shapes. Entrants will be asked to fill out an entry form including name, date of birth, address, phone number and email along with their guess as to the number of balls held in the Dodge Dart. At the end of the promotion, the three closest guesses without going over the total number will qualify for the Grand Prize Event. In the case of a tie, winners will be drawn at random from all correct entries. The five total events will generate a total of 15 qualifying winners. Word Smith Media Ventures, LLC is not responsible for lost, late, stolen, ineligible, misdirected, illegible, incomplete or incorrect entries. Word Smith Media Ventures, LLC ("Contest Administrator") has sole discretion on determining ineligible entries. Only one entry, per person, is allowed at each qualifying event. Contestants may only qualify one time.


  1. April 3, 2013 at Royal Farms, 6901 Ritchie Hwy., Glen Burnie, MD 21061, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  2. April 17, 2013 at Gino's, 7598 Ritchie Hwy, Glen Burnie, MD, 21061, from noon to 2:00 p.m.
  3. May 1, 2013 at Royal Farms, 7843 Telegraph Road, Severn, MD 21144 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  4. May 15, 2013 at Royal Farms, 2500 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD, 2122 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  5. May 22, 2013 at Tate Automotive, 7429 Ritchie Hwy, Glen Burnie, MD 21061 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

(Date, time and location subject to change by Contest Administrator.)

THE GRAND PRIZE EVENT: Qualifying winners will appear at the Grand Prize Event, held at Tate Dodge at 7429 Ritchie Hwy, Glen Burnie, MD 21061 on May 22, 2013. (Date, time and location subject to change by Contest Administrator.) The Grand Prize event will begin promptly at 6 P.M. Each qualifying winner will select a car key from 15 keys in a bowl. The order of selection will be based on the order in which the contestants qualified. Three of the 15 keys will be able to open the trunk of the Dodge Dart. The holders of these three keys that open the trunk will compete for the Grand Prize (Dodge Dart) in the Final Grand Prize Competition.

THE FINAL GRAND PRIZE COMPETITION: Each of the three final contestants will have one opportunity to throw a single dart at a standard sized dart board placed at a pre determined distance to be revealed at the final competition. If the dart hits and sticks in the red center bulls-eye, the contestant will win the grand prize. In the event that more than one dart hits the bulls-eye, the winning contestants will throw another dart with the one closest to the bulls-eye on the additional throw being named the Grand Prize winner.

DRAWING AND NOTIFICATION: Qualifying winners will be determined by Contest Administrator, whose decisions are final and binding. Potential winner(s) will be notified by phone, and/or email within approximately five (5) days of the Qualifying Event date. If any potential winner cannot be reached after a reasonable effort has been exerted, if he/she is found to be ineligible, if he/she cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, or if his/her prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner may be selected at the sole discretion of Word Smith Media Ventures, LLC. Word Smith Media Ventures, LLC's decisions on matters relating to this contest are final. Non-compliance with these rules may result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected.

PRIZES: (1) Final Grand Prize: A 2013 Dodge Dart (ARV=$20,600). (3) Grand Prize Contestant Prizes: $200 in various gift certificates (ARV=$200). (15) Qualifier Prizes: $50 in various gift certificates (ARV=$50). Minimum total ARV of all prizes = $1,350. Total potential ARV of all prizes = $21,950. Final Grand Prize may be substituted for $20,000 in cash. No other prize substitution or cash redemption allowed by winner(s). Contest Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value as necessary. All prizes are non transferable. All taxes on prizes are the sole responsibility of winner. Certain restrictions may apply.

AWARDING OF THE PRIZE: All qualifying winners must be present at the Grand Prize Event to receive prizes. Odds of winning and participating in the Grand Prize Competition depend upon the total number of eligible entries received. All winners will determined by a representative of Word Smith Media Ventures, LLC. Any grand prize winner will be confirmed by SCA Promotions, 3030 LBJ Freeway, Suite 300 Dallas, Texas 75234.

OTHER CONDITIONS: By participating, entrants agree (a) to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding; (b) to the use of their names and/or likenesses for advertising and publicity purposes without additional notification or compensation, unless prohibited by law; and (c) to release Word Smith Media Ventures, LLC, its prize supplier, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, and representatives from all liability in connection with any prize received in this Contest or from participating in this Contest or any prize-related activities. Entrants waive the right to assert, as a cost of receiving prize, any and all costs of redemption. By entering, entrants agree to receive PressBox's free weekly email newsletter and may opt out at any time. Entrants also agree to share their information with Tate Automotive.

LIST OF WINNERS: For a list of winners (available after 6/25/13), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope for receipt by 09/25/13 to: Word Smith Media Ventures, LLC, ATTN: Pressbox Dodge Dart Contest Winners List, 3600 Clipper Mill Road, Suite 155, Baltimore, MD 21211.

SPONSORS: Word Smith Media Ventures, LLC, 3600 Clipper Mill Road, Suite 155, Baltimore, MD 21211. and Tate Automotive, 7429 Ritchie Hwy, Glen Burnie, MD 21061