*All entrants hold the Sponsors and their respective regents, directors, officers, employees, members, and volunteers (the “Indemnified Parties”) harmless from and against all claims of any nature arising in connection with entrant’s participation in the contest and acceptance. The Indemnified Parties are not liable for any costs, damages, injuries, or other claims incurred as a result of entrants’ participation in the contest. The Indemnified Parties are not responsible for incomplete or misdirected entries, technical or network malfunctions or failures, or causes beyond their control. Entrants are solely responsible for their entries. By submitting your entry (Photo or written article), all rights are waived, and materials can be used for distribution, marketing, advertising, and re-print through the Perdido Key Area of Chamber Commerce through publications as well as any “Visit Perdido” social media platform counterparts. Entrants may not submit materials that introduce any software viruses, worms or other programs designed to damage software, hardware or telecommunications equipment or are off-topic, partisan-political, contain advertising, nudity, personal attacks or expletives, or is otherwise abusive, threatening, unlawful, harassing, discriminatory, libelous, obscene, false, sexually explicit, or that infringes on the rights of any third party.
The Perdido Key Area Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to cancel the contest or modify these rules at its discretion. In the event of a dispute regarding the winners, the Perdido Key Area Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to award or not award the prizes in its sole discretion. The Perdido Key Area Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to disqualify any entrant whose entry or conduct appears in any way to: inhibit the enjoyment of others; tamper with the competition; violate these rules or other applicable law or regulation; infringe on the rights of third parties; or act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.