FOX 5 San Diego Sycuan Casino Military Appreciation Contest Rules

  1.  HOW TO ENTER: Entrants must be in active service in the military or a veteran. (See definitions below.) Enter at (click on the Contests tab) and fill out, accurately, the online entry form including your name, phone, email address, between 6:00 AM (PT) on Monday, October 30, 2017 and 12:00 PM (PT) on Friday, November 3, 2017 (“Sweepstakes Period”) for a chance to participate in a free slot machine tournament and luncheon with Steve Wilkos at Game Day Sports Bar and Grill at Sycuan Casino, 5469 Casino Way, El Cajon, CA 92019. The use of third-party software or websites to participate is prohibited. Sponsor’s clock will be the official time piece of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete, or misdirected entries. Entries become the property of Sponsor.
  2.     SELECTION OF WINNERS: On Monday, November 6, 2017, fifty (50) winners will be selected at random from all entries submitted during the Sweepstakes Period, subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Rules. Sponsor will attempt to notify the selected winners by phone and/or email following the drawing. A selected winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing from among all remaining entries if the selected winner (1) cannot be contacted/does not respond within 48 hours of Sponsor’s first notification attempt; (2) does not comply with eligibility requirements; and/or (3) does not adhere to these Official Rules. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received. Limit one entry per person. Duplicate entries will be void and disqualified.
  3. THE PRIZE: Each of the fifty (50) winners will have the opportunity to participate in a free slot machine tournament and luncheon/meet and greet with FOX 5 television host Steve Wilkos at Game Day Sports Bar and Grill at Sycuan Casino. Each winner may bring one guest, who may also participate in the tournament and luncheon/meet and greet session, which will take place on Friday, November 10, 2017. Winners should arrive at 11:00 a.m. for check-in, followed by the slot tournament and lunch at approximately at 1:00 p.m. Approximate retail value of the prize is $50. The slot machine tournament is free to play and does not require cash from participants. The top three scorers in the tournament will receive free play from Sycuan Casino valued at $1,000 (first place), $500 (second place) or $250 (third place). Free play prizes are good only at Sycuan Casino and only on slot machines, and have no expiration date. They cannot be redeemed for cash, casino chips or merchandise.
  4. PRIZE RESTRICTIONS AND LIMITATIONS: Prize is only good for the listed activities on November 10 at the time specified. No substitute prize will be available if, for any reason, the winner and guest are unable to attend and take advantage of the prize at that time. Costs of any alcoholic beverages consumed on the premises are the responsibility of the winner and guest. Sponsor will not be responsible for any attendee that chooses to drink alcoholic beverages at the event. Transportation to and from the event is the sole responsibility of the winner and guest. Sponsor will not be responsible if, due to illness, travel disruptions or any other reason beyond his control, Steve Wilkos is unable to attend the luncheon. Winners must obtain a free Freedom card or Sycuan card at Sycuan Casino in order to participate in the free slots tournament. Sycuan Casino is responsible for all conditions related to application for and use of these cards.
    1. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited. Employees (and their immediate families) of KSWB, LLC (“Sponsor”), Tribune Media Company, Sycuan Casino, NBC Universal Television, the Steve Wilkos Show, other electronic media (radio, television and cable), and of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising agencies, are not eligible to enter or win.
    2. Entrants must be legal residents of San Diego County and 18 years of age or older as of October 30, 2017. Guests accompanying winners also must be age 18 or older. Winners and guests may be required to show government-issued photo identification for proof of age at the event.
    3. Title 38 of the Code of Federal Regulations defines a veteran as “a person who served in the active military, naval, or air service and who was discharged or released under conditions other than dishonorable.” Title 10 of the United States Code defines “active service” as service on active duty in the armed forces, or full-time National Guard duty. The “armed forces” are defined as the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard.
    1. Use of names and photos: By accepting the prize, each entrant grants permission, without further compensation, to Sponsor and its agents and licensees, to use his/her name, photo, image, voice, likeness and home town, for broadcast and promotional purposes in connection with the Sweepstakes.
    2. By entering this Sweepstakes, all entrants will automatically receive FOX 5 Breaking News email alerts and all email news updates. To opt-out, go to the link on your breaking news email from FOX 5 and click on Unsubscribe. This Sweepstakes is subject to FOX 5’s privacy policy, found at Winners are responsible for all federal, state and local taxes on the value of their prizes. No substitute prizes are available; however, sponsor may, at its discretion, substitute a prize of equal or greater value.
    3. By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees for entrant and for entrant’s heirs, executors, and administrators (a) to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Sycuan Casino, The Steve Wilkos Show, NBCUniversal Media, LLC, and each of their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of Prize or any portion thereof (including any travel related thereto); (b) to indemnify Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Sweepstakes and to hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, and (c) to be bound by these Official Rules and by all decisions of the Sponsor, which will be final, binding and incontestable.
  7. INTERNET: Sponsor is not responsible for network or computer malfunctions or errors or for computer viruses or for damage caused to any participant’s computer in accessing the Sweepstakes website. If, for any reason, the Internet-related portion of this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, tampering, fraud, technical failure, or any other cause that corrupts or threatens the administration, security or integrity of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the Sweepstakes or any portion of the Sweepstakes. In the event Sponsor terminates the Sweepstakes prior to the end date, Sponsor will post notice of its action on the Sweepstakes web site and will select winners in a random drawing from among all non-suspect entries received as of the termination date.
  8. A COPY OF THE RULES can be obtained until March 31, 2018 by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to FOX 5 Sycuan Casino Military Appreciation Sweepstakes Rules, FOX 5, 7191 Engineer Road, San Diego, CA 92111 or on our web site,
  9. Winners List. For a winners list, send a self-addressed stamped envelope by March 31, 2018 to FOX 5 Sycuan Casino Military Appreciation Sweepstakes Winners, 7191 Engineer Road, San Diego CA 92111. Winners’ names will not be posted on the FOX 5 website.

Sponsor: KSWB, LLC (FOX 5 San Diego), 7191 Engineer Road, San Diego, California.
Note: The Steve Wilkos Show and NBCUniversal Media, LLC are not sponsors of this Sweepstakes and are not involved in its administration in any way.