STARZ High Seas Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes")



  1. ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the contiguous United States, excluding New York, who reside in a Charter Communications' servicable area, and who are eighteen (18) years of age or older (or the age of majority in the state of residency). The following individuals are not eligible to enter or win a prize: employees, contractors, directors, and officers of Charter Communications Operating, LLC ("Charter") and Starz Entertainment, LLC ("Sponsor"), their parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, and the web design, advertising, fulfillment, legal, judging, administrative, and Sweepstakes agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment, and execution of this Sweepstakes (collectively, "Sweepstakes Parties"), and the immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and spouse or "step" of each) and those living in the same household of each such person (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Sweepstakes).

  2. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins on January 12, 2014 at 12:00:01 a.m. Central Time ("C.T.") and ends on February 15, 2014 at 11:59:59 p.m. C.T. (the "Sweepstakes Period"). The Web Site server is the official clock for this Sweepstakes.

  3. TO ENTER: There are two methods of entry for this sweepstakes.

    1. To enter via the Starz website: To enter, visit the Starz web site, located at (the "Web Site"), during the Sweepstakes Period. Click on the link to the "High Seas Sweepstakes" and follow the on-screen directions to complete and submit the online entry form to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. You may be required to register or to otherwise provide some or all of the following information: your name, address, city, state, zip code, telephone number, age, and e-mail address and general information about your knowledge of Sponsor's programming and services. Online entrant must be the registered subscriber of the email account by which the entry is made. In the event of a dispute as to the entries submitted by multiple users having the same e-mail account, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account (as specified by the Internet Service provider) used to enter the Sweepstakes at the actual time of entry will be deemed the entrant. Entries made by any individual or any entity other than the named entrant and/or originating at any other Internet Website, including (but not limited to) commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service are void. For your entry to be valid, you must complete all required information.

    2. To enter by becoming a Charter TV Gold Subscriber: To enter, you can either become a new Charter TV Gold subscriber through any of the following sales channels; qualified call centers, retail stores, third parties,, or upgrade to a Charter TV Gold Subscriber through your remote control.

    Limit one (1) entry per person/email address regardless of method of entry. Automated means of entry are prohibited and any use of automated devices will cause disqualification. Use of email addresses from disposable or temporary e-mail address services, or email forwarding services, is prohibited and any attempt to enter using such an email address will be blocked. Entrants may not enter with multiple email addresses nor may entrants use any other device or artifice to enter multiple times above the stated limit of one entry per day or as multiple entrants. Any entrant who attempts to enter with multiple email addresses or uses any device or artifice to enter multiple times will be disqualified and forfeits prize, in Sponsor's sole discretion. Proof of submission is not proof of receipt by Sponsor. In the event of a dispute as to who submitted an entry, the natural person associated with the email account used for entry will be considered the entrant. By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the Sponsor's decisions. Information submitted in connection with this Sweepstakes is governed by Sponsor's Privacy Policy (available at

  4. DRAWING AND ODDS OF WINNING: The Grand Prize Winner ("Winner") will be selected in a random drawing on or about February 24, 2014, by a third party administrator, as defined below, ("Administrator"), from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received and are equal regardless of method of entry. Administrator's decisions shall be final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.


    One (1) Grand Prize: A trip for the Winner and one (1) verified travel guest to the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort ALL Inclusive, located on the world-famous Seven Mile Beach, in the Cayman Islands. Approximate Retail Value ("ARV"): $5,000.00.

    Prize includes: round-trip coach transportation from a major commercial airport near Winner's residence within the continental United States to Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, rental car transportation for four (4) days, five (5) days/four (4) nights hotel accommodations at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort (one (1) standard room, double occupancy accommodations), breakfast, lunch, and dinner at a variety of on-property offerings, two (2) tickets for a "Pirates of the Cayman" Pirate Adventure Cruise, and a $200.00 Visa Pre-paid Card that can be used for extra expenses.

  6. PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Gift card subject to the terms and conditions of the issuer. Prize is non-transferable and no cash redemption or prize substitution permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. If a prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right in their sole discretion to substitute a prize in whole or in part with one of comparable or greater value. Winner is solely responsible for any taxes on the prize, and will be issued an IRS Form 1099 reporting the value of prize. All costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specifically provided herein are the responsibility of the Winner. The actual value of Grand Prize may vary depending on Winner's point of travel origin, airfare, and hotel fluctuations. Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value will not be awarded. Airport, airline, and hotel accommodations will be determined by the Sponsor. Travel dates and accommodations are subject to availability, blackout dates, and restrictions. Prize travel must be completed by December 31, 2014. Winner must notify Sponsor of desired dates of travel no later than thirty (30) days prior to the desired date of departure. No changes can be made to any trip element once it is booked/reserved. Sponsor does not guarantee transportation and accommodations will be available on the exact dates requested by Winner. Winner and Winner's guest must travel on same itinerary, comply with all security requirements for travel, and are solely responsible for obtaining all necessary travel documents prior to departure date for travel (e.g., a valid government-issued passport). All airfare, luggage fees, hotel, meals, ground transportation, gratuities, excursions fees, alcoholic beverages and any other incidental costs or other expenses not specifically set forth herein are the sole responsibility of Winner. Winner's guest must be eighteen (18) years of age or older (or the age of majority in the state of residency). Winner and Guest will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Publicity Release within seven (7) days of issuance. Once guest is selected, he or she may not be substituted, except in Sponsor's sole and absolute discretion. Winner and/or guest's participation in any or all activities on the prize trip is voluntary. While in Grand Cayman, Winner will be subject to meeting the rental car company's eligibility criteria (a valid credit card will be required). Airline tickets are non-refundable/non-transferable and are not valid for upgrades and/or frequent flyer miles. Airline tickets are subject to flight variations, work stoppages, and schedule or route changes. Sponsor shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions, or substitution, or any act or omission whatsoever by the air carriers, hotels, venue operators, transportation companies, prize providers, or any other persons providing any Grand Prize-related services or accommodations. Additional prize details and travel information to be provided to the Winner at the time of notification. Winner and guest are also responsible for obtaining travel insurance (and all other forms of insurance) at their option and hereby acknowledge that Sponsor has not and will not obtain or provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance. Lost, stolen or damaged airline tickets, travel vouchers, or certificates will not be replaced or exchanged.

  7. WINNER NOTIFICATION AND PRIZE CLAIM: The Grand Prize Winner is subject to verification, including verification of age. Winner will be required to verify their eligibility by completing, signing, and returning an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release, and, where lawful, a Publicity Release (granting the use of the Winner's name, city/state, likeness, or photograph by Sponsor for advertising/publicity purposes, without further compensation) within seven (7) calendar days of attempted mail notification or prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner may be selected. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of mailing address, email address, and/or telephone number of entrants. If a prize notification or prize is unclaimed or returned as undeliverable, if any prize correspondence is not returned within the required time period, or, if a potential winner is found not to be eligible or in non-compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. Unclaimed prize will not be awarded. The Grand Prize Winner will be required to complete a W9 Tax Form and will be required to furnish his/her social security number for the sole purpose of preparation of any tax forms as required by law.

  8. GENERAL CONDITIONS: INTERNET CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. If the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including without limitation, due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is responsible or who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, modify, or terminate the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor will award the prize in a drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to cancellation. In the event that an entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or destroyed, entrant's sole remedy shall be another entry into the Sweepstakes.

  9. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE: No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor or Sweepstakes Parties (collectively, Releasees") resulting from user's participation in, attempt to participate in, or download of any information in connection with participating in, the Sweepstakes. No responsibility or liability is assumed by the Releasees for technical problems or technical malfunction, including, without limitation, those arising in connection with any of the following occurrences that may affect the operation of the Sweepstakes: hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, electronic, wireless, or Internet connectivity, or other online communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet service providers, servers, hosts, or providers; garbled, jumbled, or faulty data transmissions; failure of any email transmissions to be sent to or received; lost, late, delayed, or intercepted email transmissions; inaccessibility of the Web Site in whole or in part for any reason; traffic congestion on the Internet or Web Site; unauthorized human or non-human intervention in the operation of the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bug, worm; or destruction of any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Releasees are not responsible for any typographical errors in the announcement of the prize or these Official Rules, or any inaccurate or incorrect data contained on promotional materials or on the Web Site. Use of Web Site is at user's own risk. Releasees are not responsible for any personal injury or property damage or any other losses of any kind that may be sustained to user's or any other person's computer equipment resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, use of the Web Site or the download of any information from the Web Site, or any other loss related to user's participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt of any prize. As a condition of entering, entrants agree to release Releasees from any and all liability, loss, or damage incurred with respect to entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes and the awarding, receipt, possession, and/or use or misuse of any prize, including any traveling related thereto. IN NO EVENT WILL RELEASEES, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEB SITE OR DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SAID SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE WEB SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.

  10. PUBLICITY: Except where prohibited by law, by accepting a prize, Winner grants permission for Sponsor and those acting under its authority to use their name, and address (city and state), photograph, voice and/or likeness, for advertising and/or publicity purposes, in any and all media (including posting on Web Site) now known or hereinafter invented without territorial or time limitations and without further notice to and without additional compensation. If you are selected as a Winner, your information may also be included in a publicly-available winner's list.

  11. GOVERNING LAW & JURISDICTION: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Colorado. By entering, you consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state, and local courts located in Arapahoe County, CO for the resolution of all disputes, and agree that any and all disputes shall be resolved exclusively in those courts. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. If any provision of these Official Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck, and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.

  12. WINNER'S LIST: The Grand Prize Winner will be posted online at for 30 days after verification.

  13. ADMINISTRATOR: Marketing Resources Incorporated, 945 N. Oaklawn Ave., Elmhurst, IL 60126, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final and binding with respect to the STARZ High Seas Sweepstakes.

  14. SPONSOR: Starz Entertainment, LLC, 8900 Liberty Circle, Englewood, CO 80112.