These rules are for all competitors in the Costume Contest.
ENTRY – Entry into the costume contest does not have an additional cost, but all entrants must be available on Saturday October 31 for the LIVE STREAM. NO purchase necessary to participate. Keep it fun, and PG-rated. The Dark Zone reserves the right not to allow participants in costumes we deem inappropriate or in bad taste. You must be at least 18 years old to enter the contest.
ADVANCE REGISTRATION – There will be online registration for the costume contest. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, phone number, and the costume you will be wearing on Halloween should you become a Semi-Finalist.
From the On-line registration, we will Pick Semi-Finalists who will appear virtually via ZOOM during the LIVE STREAM in COSTUME on October 31st to be judged by the Viewing audience.
o Judging will take place via an online audience POLL on October 31st.
o Judges are allowed to see (but not touch, cause it’s virtual!) your costume from all angles.
o This is exclusively a costume contest. Feel free to pose or yell your favorite tag line, but no presentations or skits etc. will be allowed.
o All decisions of the costume contest judges are final.
PRIZES – Prizes will be awarded to the winner and will be announced LIVE on Saturday October 31. Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for CASH. The Dark Zone’s sole responsibility will be to award the prize, and shall have no further responsibility in connection with the prize if the prize winner, for any reason, cannot or decides not to use any of the prize. Prizes will be mailed to prize winners. The Dark Zone has not made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose. Any and all warranties and/or guarantees on prize (if any) are provided only by the manufacturer, and winners agree to look solely to such manufacturers for any such warranty and/or guarantee. Prizes sponsored by…….
· CHANGES TO THE RULES – While no changes to these rules are foreseen, certain circumstances may require that the rules be changed. Any changes to the rules will be noted in bold red print on this page. A complete set of current rules will be posted on the costume contest check-in page.
PARTICIPATION - The Dark Zone shall have no responsibility for contestant’s inability or failure to participate, failure to win or claim any prize based on malfunction or difficulties with telephone, cell phone, texting, email, or internet access, Zoom, SKYPE, or any other platform or any other circumstances in any contest beyond The Dark Zone’s control. The Dark Zone is not responsible for Internet crashes or slowdowns caused by network congestion, viruses, sabotage, satellite failures, phone line failures, electrical outages, natural disasters or act of man or God, lost, late, misdirected, postage-due, unintelligible, returned, undelivered entries or email, or lost, interrupted or unavailable satellite, network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections availability, accessibility or traffic congestion, miscommunications, failed computer, network, telephone, satellite or cable hardware or software or lines, or technical failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions, computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, or network. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of this contest or website, or act in violation of the official service, as solely determined by the station, will be disqualified. Neither sponsor nor promotion parties are responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any of the programming or equipment associated with or used in this contest, and assumes no responsibility for any errors, omissions, deletion, interruption or delay in operation or transmission or communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized website access. CRG is not responsible for injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer or property related to or resulting from participating in this contest. Should any portion of contest be, in The Dark Zone’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the station, corrupt or impair administration, security, fairness or proper play of this contest, or contest plays, The Dark Zone reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the contest. Any problems with the internet or email are not CRG responsibility.
*Don’t forget to tell all your friends about the Event! If they are watching they can vote!*.
By sending an email submission you agree to the above terms and conditions