CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS


Eligibility: This contest is open to residents of the United States who are 18 years or older. Employees of Greenspring Media and affiliates, and members of their immediate families are not eligible. How to Enter: All eligible entrants can enter for a chance to win by submitting a photo, the photo's description, contact information, and payment on the submission page.

Entries will be accepted between 12:00 a.m. CST on February 20, 2020, and 11:59 p.m. CST on April 19, 2020. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned. All entries become the property of Greenspring Media.

One (1) Overall Winner will be selected based on an online poll of votes from the general public between 12:00 a.m. CST on April 20, 2020, and 11:59 p.m. CST on May 10, 2020. The judges will base their determination on the creativity of the description and photographic quality of the photo.

The winner will be notified by email or telephone by May 13, 2020. If a winner is unreachable after seven (7) days, or if that winner is unavailable for prize fulfillment, an alternate winner will be selected. If Greenspring Media cannot find an eligible winner for a prize, that prize will not be awarded.

We will not offer entry fee refunds once the submission period has closed. To request a refund of your entry fee prior to the submission deadline, please email Arthur Morrissey at amorrissey@greenspring.com. We will be in touch within three business days to confirm receipt and review your request. Should your refund request be approved, a credit will be issued back to your original form of payment. Once the refund has been processed, your entry will be removed from the contest.

PRIZE: The winner will have their winning photograph published on a page in Minnesota Monthly, on Minnesota Monthly’s social media accounts and on a webpage of Minnesota Monthly.

Greenspring Media has no responsibility for lost, late or misdirected entries. All contest entrants agree to release Greenspring Media and its partners and affiliates from any and all claims and liability with respect to and in any way arising from participating in this contest, accepting of any prize(s), or technical, hardware, software or other failures of any kind.

The Contest and all of the related pages, contents and code are copyright of Greenspring Media. Copying or unauthorized use of any copyrighted materials, trademarks or any other intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.

All entrants agree to comply fully with each provision in these Official Rules. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this contest or any person who does not comply with these Official Rules, will be ineligible for any prize.

By submitting an entry, the winners agree to allow use of his or her name, and/or photograph for promoting this contest without compensation, unless prohibited by law.

Taxes are the sole responsibility of winner.

Contest void where prohibited or restricted by law. Entries are non-refundable, except where required by law.

Except as otherwise required by applicable law, Greenspring Media and its respective affiliates, employees, legal representatives, assigns and licensees, are not responsible for any loss or damage associated with an individual’s entry into this contest, the independent judging of the contest or the provision or otherwise of any aspect of any prize or any act or omission of any other person or party, and all warranties, conditions and representations (of any kind) not expressly set out in the Official Rules are hereby excluded.

This contest is not intended for gambling. If it is determined that a contestant is using the contest for gambling purposes they will be disqualified and reported to authorities.

Greenspring Media reserves the right to change the rules at any time.

This contest is presented by Greenspring Media, 9401 James Ave. S., #152, Bloomington, MN 55401.