#DCLocalGem

To help our guests discover DC the local way, we’re launching a hashtag, #DCLocalGem, to store all of our  favorite local spots in one place…

 

But we need YOUR help to help us curate the best resource!    

Enter to win by visiting our Instagram Post ​here. It’s got all the info you need!    

One lucky winner will win…  

Two night stay at winner’s choice ​(The River Inn, Avenue Suites, or One Washington Circle Hotel)  plus a $100 dining credit at hotel’s restaurant    

 

Official Terms and Conditions  

OFFICIAL RULES: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE  YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.     

1. Promotion Description: The “#DCLocalGem Giveaway” begins on 05/16/2019 at 7:30 AM (Eastern Time  (US & Canada)) and ends on 05/19/2019 at 11:59 PM (Eastern Time (US & Canada)) (the “Promotion Period”).  By participating in the giveaway, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and  abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Modus Hotels, Owner of Avenue Suites, One Washington  Circle Hotel and The River Inn (“Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is  responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall administration of the  giveaway. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the  Giveaway.

2. Eligibility: Open to legal residents of United States who are 18 or older. Void where prohibited or  restricted by law. Sponsor and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales  representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and  employees (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), and members of their immediate families and/or persons  living in the same household as such persons, are ineligible to enter the Giveaway or win a prize.

3. Winner Selection: 1 (one) winner of the Giveaway will be selected in a random drawing from among all  eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted within  48 hours by Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary  depending on the number of eligible Entries received. Winner will be notified by Direct Message on  Instagram through the username entered with about 48 hours after the random drawing. Potential winner  must accept a prize by direct messaging his/her email as directed by Sponsor within 48 hours of  notification. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable within forty-eight (48)  hours may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an  affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively “the Prize Claim  Documents”). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Sponsor.

4. Prizes:     

– One (1) winners will receive [(1) one night stay at choice of Avenue Suites, The River Inn or One  Washington Circle Hotel in Washington, D.C. and a $100 tab to the corresponding hotel’s restaurant]  (approximate retail value or “ARV”: $350).

– Only one prize per person and per household will be awarded. Certain restrictions apply. This award is  not combinable with other offers and is non-transferable. The award must be consumed by May 6, 2020  and is subject to availability. Blackout dates apply. Winner will be responsible for any travel to the property  they choose.

– Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. Sponsor reserves the right in  its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in  these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The ARV of the  prize represents Sponsor’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be  appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be  awarded in cash. Sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or  performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not  replace any lost or stolen prize items.

– Prize will only be awarded and/or delivered to addresses within United States. All federal, state and/or  local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the  Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.     

5. Online Entry: Enter the Giveaway during the Promotion Period by following @modushotels, @theriverinn,  @avenuesuitesdc and @onewashhotel on Instagram, commenting on the photo with their favorite “local  gem” and tagging two friends. An additional entry can be earned by posting a photo of their favorite local  gem with the hashtag #dclocalgem. Entrants are allowed up to ten (10) entries. The giveaway post can be  found here: ​XXX (add in link to post)  

Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Internet entry  must be made by the entrant. Any attempt by an entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries  by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including,  but not limited to, commercial contest/giveaway subscription notification and/or entering services, will void  that entrant’s Entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is  subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All Entries must be posted by the end of the Promotion  Period in order to participate. Sponsor’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this giveaway.

6. Privacy: All entrants acknowledge that if they are chosen as a winner, certain of their personally  identifying information may be disclosed to third parties at least as required by law, including, without  limitation, on a winner’s list. All personal information submitted as part of the Giveaway may be shared by  and between the Promotion Entities, and each of the Promotion Entities will use such information in  accordance with their respective independent online privacy policies. The privacy policy of Modus Hotels  can be found at https://modushotels.com/privacy-policy/.

7. Limitation of Liability: Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether  caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the  Giveaway or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of submissions in the  Giveaway. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any misdirected or lost mail, or any error, omission,  interruption, deletion, defect, delay of operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or  destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems  or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers,  computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic  congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to entrant’s  or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating downloading materials in the  Giveaway. If, for any reason, the Giveaway is not capable of running as planned, including infection by  computer virus bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes  beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or  proper conduct of the Giveaway, then Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate,  modify or suspend the Giveaway. In such event, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, perform the random  drawing from among all eligible Entries received prior to or after such cancellation, suspension, or  modification.

In the event of a dispute concerning who registered online to participate in the Giveaway, the  registration will be declared to have been made by the authorized account holder is defined as the natural  person who is assigned to an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other  organization (e.g., business, education institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for  the domain associated with the submitted email address. A potential winner may be requested to provide  Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the email address. If a  dispute cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible.

8. Winner’s List: To obtain a copy of any legally required winners list or a copy of the Official Rules, send the applicable request and a self-addressed, stamped, #10 envelope to Modus Hotels cc: DC Local Gem 
Giveaway; 1660 L St NW Suite 600, Washington, DC 20036. Request must be received no later than 48  hours + 6 MONTHS for the name of the winner and, by the end of the promotion, for a copy of the rules.

9. Sponsor: The Giveaway is sponsored by Modus Hotels, 1660 L St NW Suite 600, Washington, DC  20036.

10. Instagram Disclaimer: Entrants should understand that they are providing their information to the  Sponsor and not to Instagram. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or  associated with Instagram.