Promoter/Sponsor of this French Island Marina Boat Club 50/50 Progressive Half Pot (the “Raffle”) is French Island Marina Boat Club with an address of P.O. Box 163, Hatfield, IN 47617 (the “Club”). All entrants agree to be bound by the terms and conditions provided in these Official Rules as well as by all interpretations of these Official Rules by French Island Marina Boat Club and by all other decisions of French Island Marina Boat Club including resolution of disputes in connection with this Raffle, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Raffle. The Raffle is subject to all applicable Indiana laws and regulations, specifically, to the provisions of the Indiana Code governing charity gaming, found at Indiana Code section 4-32.3, as well as to oversite by the Indiana Gaming Commission.
The Raffle is open to legal U.S. citizens who are at least 18 years of age or older at the time of entry.
The Raffle begins on Saturday, May 29, 2021 and will remain throughout the summer. The Raffle will close on Saturday, September 4, 2021 at 6 pm CST
HOW TO ENTER
Tickets will be sold for the Raffle throughout the Entry Period. To enter the Raffle, the entrant must purchase a Raffle ticket. Raffle tickets are sold – $2 a ticket, you may purchase as many as you want!
Raffle tickets may be purchased from an authorized person(s) that French Island Marina Boat Club appoints throughout the Entry Period. There is no limit on the number of raffle tickets an individual may purchase. All raffle ticket purchases must be completed by the end of the Entry Period to be eligible for the applicable drawing. All raffle ticket purchases are final, and no refunds or replacements will be issued.
One winner will be selected randomly on Saturday, September 4, 2021 after 6pm at the French Island Marina Boat Club Shelter. The winning raffle ticket number will be announced. The winning raffle ticket number will also be posted on all of the Club’s social media pages. The winner need not be present when the winner is announced.
There are two (2) ways for a winner to claim a prize: (a) if the winner is present when the winning raffle ticket number is announced, the holder of the winning raffle ticket must bring the winning ticket and valid ID to the organizer/Ways and Means for French Island Marina Boat Club, where they will receive additional information on how to claim the prize; or (b) if the winner is not present at the time of the drawing and when the winning raffle ticket number is announced, the winner may contact the French Island Marina Boat Club Ways and Means (Sheila Thomas) through the French Island Marina Boat Club office (812) 359-5510 or in person, within three (3) days of the end of the Entry Period, by 6pm on September 7, 2021, in order to receive more information on how to claim the prize.
The holder of a winning ticket must provide French Island Marina Boat Club with all information required to claim a prize (including tax identification information). In the event: (i) that the winner does not contact French Island Marina Boat Club within three (3) days of the end of the Entry Period (by 6pm on September 7, 2021); (ii) that the winner is ruled ineligible for any reason; or (iii) that the winner declines the prize, the prize will be forfeited and will be retained by French Island Marina Boat Club. French Island Marina Boat Club has no obligation to contact potential winners.
The French Island Marina Boat Club, its members, or any of its entities are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections, miscommunications, failed phone or computer hardware or software or telephone transmissions or technical failures, garbled or jumbled transmissions or other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical or electronic; including without limitation the incorrect or inaccurate capture of winner information online, or for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, destroyed, delayed, stolen or misdirected winner information.
Winners will be required to sign a Declaration of Eligibility attesting to the fact that he/she is 18 years of age or older, as well as other terms and conditions as designated by French Island Marina Boat Club and consent to the use of his/her likeness in order to collect the prize.
Each entrant who purchased a winning raffle ticket will receive one-half of the gross proceeds. The gross proceeds being the value of all monies collected from tickets purchased during the duration of the event. All remaining proceeds from the Raffle shall be retained by the French Island Marina Boat Club.
All prizes will be delivered via cash within three (3) days of the winner delivering the winning raffle ticket, executed Declaration of Eligibility, and all other required documents to French Island Marina Boat Club. Unclaimed winnings will be retained by French Island Marina Boat Club. Persons who purchase a raffle ticket may NOT opt to give away their raffle ticket to other eligible persons, in doing so the purchaser and the transferee waives any claim he/she might otherwise have to the prize. Purchasers of any raffle tickets may not re-sell their raffle tickets to other parties, and may not give a raffle ticket away to another person for the purpose of allowing that person to re-sell such raffle ticket. Any raffle ticket which has been resold in violation of these Official Rules shall be void. All individuals who re-sell, purchase, or receive a raffle ticket in violation of these Official Rules shall be ineligible to participate in the Raffle or to win a prize. A winner may transfer his/her prize to a third party provided that the following conditions are met: (a) the transferee would have otherwise been eligible to enter the Raffle; (b) the transferee shall be responsible for all taxes and costs described in these Official Rules, and (c) the transferee shall be bound by all Terms and Conditions of these Official Rules that are applicable to the winner. The winning raffle ticket numbers will be posted by French Island Marina Boat Club to our web page fimbc.org and to our Facebook page.
The prize winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes and any expenses associated with the Raffle, unless otherwise indicated.
ODDS OF WINNING
The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION
By entering the Raffle, each entrant agrees to follow these Raffle Official Rules and forever releases, discharges, and waives any and all claims, liabilities, and actions of any kind, howsoever caused or arising and whether by negligence, any intentional act or otherwise, that entrant may have or that may arise against French Island Marina Boat Club and each of their subsidiaries and related entities, and French Island Marina Boat Club members (collectively, the “Released Parties”), with respect to or arising out of either (i) entrant’s participation; or (ii) the receipt or use of the prize awarded in the Raffle. By entering the Raffle, each entrant further agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties and their insurers against any and all damages, costs, judgments, and/or expenses (including but not limited to attorneys’ fees and/or other legal fees) they may incur as a result of claims made against them in connection with either (i) entrant’s participation; or (ii) the receipt or use of the prize awarded in the Raffle.
Except where prohibited by law, in consideration for being permitted to participate in this Raffle and the opportunity to win the prizes offered in this Raffle, each entrant hereby agrees and consents, without further authorization, compensation or remuneration of any kind, to the use of the entrant’s name, likeness, voice, photograph, performance, personal statements and/or biographical information in any and all advertising, promotions and other publicity conducted by French Island Marina Boat Club.
RAFFLE CANCELLATION, SUSPENSION OR MODIFICATION
French Island Marina Boat Club reserves the right to cancel, modify or suspend the Raffle and/or change dates relating to the promotion in case of schedule changes, acts of God, force majeure events, epidemic and/or pandemic, Government restrictions, computer viruses, bugs, corruption or unfairness of the security or administration of the Raffle, or for any other reason at the sole discretion of the French Island Marina Boat Club.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED
Participation in this Raffle is void where prohibited.
INDIANA GAMING LICENSE NUMBER #015859