FSMF - Fountain Square Music Festival 2017



Step 1. Buy a Friday or 2-Day ticket to the Festival by September 12.

Step 2. Winner to be selected on September 14th.








Fountain Square Music Festival Dr. Dog Meet and Greet Sweepstakes Official Rules


1. Eligibility.

Subject to the additional restrictions below, the Fountain Square Music Festival Dr. Dog Meet and Greet 2017 Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia, who at the time of entry are at least eighteen (18) years of age (each, an “Eligible Person”). Employees of Fountain Square Music Festival Inc. (“Festival”), and each of its affiliates, agents and family members are not eligible to enter or win. Any attempted entries from prohibited persons will be null and void.

2. Agreement to Abide By Official Rules.

Each Eligible Person who enters the Sweepstakes is a “Contestant.” Contestant acknowledges that entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes the Contestant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

3. Sweepstakes Term.

The Sweepstakes will be held on July 21, 2017, beginning at 12:01 a.m. EST and ending on September 12, 2017 at 11:59pm EST (“Sweepstakes Term”).

4. How to Enter.

Purchase Method of Entry: Any Eligible Person may enter the Sweepstakes by purchasing a one day Friday pass or two day pass to the 2017 Fountain Square Music Festival from Festival during the Sweepstakes Term online at the Festival website www.fountainsquaremusicfest.com. Each ticket purchase shall constitute one (1) eligible entry. Limit one (1) eligible entry per Contestant.
Free Method of Entry: Any Eligible Person may enter the Sweepstakes by mail, by hand printing Contestant’s name, complete address, phone number (including area code), email address, and date of birth either on a postcard or on a separate piece of paper no larger than 8½ x 11 inches, and mailing the postcard or paper in an envelope with the proper postage affixed to Festival’s address set forth above. Mail-in entries must be postmarked during the Sweepstakes Term. Limit one (1) eligible entry per Contestant.

5. Selection of Grand Prize Winner.

    On or about Septebmer 14, 2017, at approximately 4PM EST, the Festival will conduct a drawing and randomly select one (1) grand prize winner from all submitted and accepted entries.

The Grand Prize winner will be notified via e-mail to the e-mail address provided on the Sweepstakes Entry, or by internet, mail, phone, and/or e-mail, in the Festival’s sole discretion.

6. Grand Prize.

The potential winner will win the following prize:

  • Meet and greet for the Grand Prize winner and one (1) guest with the musical group Dr. Dog at the 2017 Fountain Square Music Festival (the “Event”)

  • Prize Restrictions. NO TRAVEL OR ACCOMODATIONS WILL BE AWARDED AS PART OF THE GRAND PRIZE. The Grand Prize is nontransferable, non-refundable and has no cash value. Festival reserves the right to substitute the grand prize with a prize of equal value in its sole discretion. The Grand Prize winner shall be responsible for all taxes, license, title and registration fees, delivery or transportation costs, and any other costs associated with winning the Grand Prize. 

    No refund or compensation will be paid in the event of the cancellation or delay of the Event thereof. Festival will not be liable if the Event, or any portion of it, is cancelled or delayed. Festival may, in its sole discretion, attempt to reschedule for a future event. The terms and conditions of the 2017 Fountain Square Music Festival tickets may govern if the Event is cancelled due to weather, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil disturbance or any other reason.

    7. Grand Prize Winner Requirements.

    The Grand Prize winner will have 5 days after the drawing to claim the Grand Prize and meet all other requirements of these Official Rules.  If the Grand Prize is not claimed by that date, or if the Grand Prize winner otherwise does not meet all requirements of these Official Rules by that date, then the Grand Prize is automatically forfeited and the Festival will select a new Grand Prize winner at random from among all remaining eligible Contestants. A Contestant so selected as the new Grand Prize winner will have 5 days after being notified of his or her selection to meet all requirements set forth in these Official Rules and claim the Grand Prize. If the new Grand Prize winner fails to meet all Grand Prize requirements set forth herein and take delivery of claim the Grand Prize by the required date, then the Festival will repeat the selection process until a Contestant is selected who satisfies all requirements set forth herein for receipt of the Grand Prize, for up to three (3) additional drawings.

    8. Grand Prize Information.

    All drawing and Grand Prize winner selection results are final.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

    9. General Conditions.

    The Festival will stage the Sweepstakes to be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state and local laws, and the Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law. The Festival reserves the right to cancel, suspend, and/or modify the Sweepstakes if any fraud or other problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper play of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Festival in its sole discretion.  In such event the Festival reserves the right to award the Grand Prize according to the “Selection of Grand Prize Winner” criteria from among the eligible Entries received up to the time of the impairment. The Festival reserves the right to disqualify any individual it determines, in its sole discretion, 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 a disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Festival reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Festival’s delay or failure to enforce any term of provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.  The Grand Prize Winner grants the Festival the worldwide, royalty-free right to use their name and likeness in connection with the Sweepstakes and Fountain Square Music Festival and the promotion and marketing thereof.

    10. Release

    Except where prohibited, each Contestant agrees to release and hold harmless the Festival, its officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (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.

    11. Limitations of Liability.

    Except where prohibited, Contestant agrees that Released Parties are not responsible for:  (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Contestants or printing errors; (b) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Sweepstakes; (c) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (d) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Contestant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt of any prize. 

    12. Disputes.

    Except where prohibited, each Contestant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded there under, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Marion County, State of Indiana; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but shall in no event attorney’s fees; and (c) under no circumstances will Contestant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Contestant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than the actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Contestant and Festival in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be resolved under the laws of the State of Indiana, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of rules (whether of the State of Indiana or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than State of Indiana.

    13. Sponsor.

    The Fountain Square Music Festival Dr. Dog Meet and Greet Sweepstakes is sponsored by Fountain Square Music Festival, Inc. Sponsor will not be responsible for typographical, printing or other inadvertent errors in these Official Rules or in other materials or announcements relating to the Sweepstakes. For a list of winners (available after the expiration of the Sweepstakes Term) or a copy of these official rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to “Winners List/Official Rules” (as applicable), “Fountain Square Music Festival Dr. Dog Meet and Greet Sweepstakes”, 1035 Sanders St, Apt 118, Indianapolis, IN 46203. If you have any questions regarding this sweepstakes, please contact info@fountainsquaremusicfest.org.