Terms & Conditions

FAT TIRE TOURS - PARIS wants you and a guest to enjoy a grand prize trip to Paris, France Spring 2016, which includes: airfare on Air France, 5 nights at the Fat Tire Flat, shuttle to and from the airport, and a fun-filled itinerary planned to experience unlimited amount of tours of Paris offered by Fat Tire Tours.

Fat Tire Tours - Paris will also be conducting a weekly giveaway for the duration of the contest. Anything you post gives you a better chance of winning! Each week we will randomly select one winner throughout the promotion with eight total weekly winners in total.

Grand Prize Details & Value:
(1) Grand Prize Winner will receive a prize package valued at approximately €4,800 that includes:

  • (2) 1000€ Air France Vouchers
  • (5) night stay at our founder's flat, Fat Tire Flat
  • (1) Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Amazing, fun-filled itinerary of unlimited amount of tours for two people
  • 1.5 Hour 2CV Tour


WEEKLY GIVEAWAY PRIZES:
Two (2) people will be selected each week based upon their contest activity to receive complimentary tours, t-shirts and more. We will select winners on 8/19/15, 8/26/15, 9/2/15, 9/9/15, 9/16/15, 9/23/15, 9/27/15, and 9/30/15 based upon how many times they participate in the entry contest options. We will let you know on our Facebook wall and via email if you've been selected to win a free tour!

ELIGIBLE ENTRY OPTIONS INCLUDE (but are not Limited to):


Enter now, Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 12:00 a.m. CET through Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. CET. The Grand Prize winner will be selected and notified on Friday, October 2, 2015. The winner will be selected through a third party application. The winner will be notified by email directly and the winning first name, last initial, and location of where you're from will be posted on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram! Travel to Paris, France must occur Spring 2016 (subject to availability). The winner must choose which five (5) nights they will be staying at the Fat Tire Flat in Paris, France by 12/01/2015.


OFFICIAL RULES OF THE FAT TIRE PARIS SWEEPSTAKES:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

  1. HOW TO ENTER / TIMING: Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 12:00 a.m. CET through Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. CET ("Promotion Period"), go to the website http://paris.fattirebiketours.com/contests/free-trip-to-paris, fill out the official entry form. You will then be automatically entered into the Fat Tire Paris Giveaway Sweepstakes. Entries must be completed by 11:59 p.m. CET on 9/30/15.
  2. ELIGIBILITY: Open to all English speaking individuals who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of Fat Tire Bike Tours, their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising, promotion or other agencies and their immediate family members are not eligible to participate. Void where prohibited.
  3. RANDOM DRAWING: The potential Grand Prize Winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received by the Sponsor whose decisions are final and binding. The odds of winning a particular prize depend on the number of eligible entries received for the applicable Competition. 

    The Grand Prize Winner and all Weekly Giveaway Contest Winners will be notified of their prize by e-mail within 10 working days of the closing date of the competition period. In the event that e-mails are not responded to or returned as undeliverable, Sponsor will attempt to re-send said e-mail up to five (5) times over fourteen (14) days. If Grand Prize Winner does not respond to said email within fourteen (14) days of its transmission or should the e-mail after five (5) attempts be returned as undeliverable, his or her rights to any prize will be forfeited and the runner up will be selected. The Sponsor reserves the right to modify the notification procedures in connection with the selection of alternate winners, if any.

  4. GRAND PRIZE/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE: There will be one (1) Grand Prize awarded following the conclusion of the Competition Period. The Grand Prize Winner, upon verification of eligibility, will receive the following:

    • Roundtrip Airfare for two (€1000 vouchers each)
    • Airport Shuttle for two (coming into Paris and leaving Paris)
    • 5 Nights at the Fat Tire Flat
    • Customized Itinerary of Fat Tire Tours
    • 1.5 Hour 2CV Tour
    • Classique Picnic from Paris Picnic

    The Grand Prize has an Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of €4860.

    The 5-night stay must be booked by December 1st, 2015 with the stay and all prizes fully redeemed by 11:59:59 p.m ET on 5/31/2016.

    The prize is non-transferable, not redeemable for cash, goods or services and cannot be exchanged, substituted or combined with any other special offer or promotion. Booking will be made on a space available basis. Any difference between the ARV of the prize and the actual value of such prize will not be awarded.  Any unclaimed prize will not be awarded.  Dates of stay are based upon availability and at the Sponsor’s discretion.  The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to substitute any prize of equal or greater value if the prize should become unavailable for any reason.

    Grand Prize Winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes associated with the use of the prize and the costs of all incidentals not specifically described in the Grand Prize including but not limited to flights, departure fees and taxes, food, incidentals, optional excursions, passports, visas, insurance and any other add-ons that are not included.   

    There will also be a series of 8 Weekly Giveaway Contests that are awarded periodically from August 15th, 2015 through September 30th, 2015. Winners will be selected from the same pool of entrants as listed above for the Grand Prize. Details for the Weekly Giveaway Contests are as follows with their respective ARV.

     Any additional travel fees, meals, souvenirs, additional accommodations, etc. not specifically indicated in the prize description are the sole responsibility of the prizewinner. 

  5. PHOTOS/PROMOTIONS/SOCIAL MEDIA: A stipulation of winning the Grand Prize is that the winner and their travel companion must document this trip on social media tagging Fat Tire Bike Tours - Paris on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using hashtag #FatTireParis. The winner must also agree to allow Fat Tire Bike Tours - Paris to use images and video of their likeness in future promotional and marketing campaigns.

  6. GENERAL: Winner must provide a complete and valid mailing address, email and phone number by email within 48 hours after being notified to qualify to claim their prize. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. Limit one (1) prize per person. Airfare, reservation for Fat Tire Flat, airport shuttle and tours must be redeemed before 12/1/15. NO EXCEPTIONS. By participating in this promotion, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which are final and binding in all respects. Non-compliance with Official Rules may result in forfeiture of prize. If prize notification or prize delivery is returned as non-deliverable, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. No cash equivalents, substitutions or transfer of prize permitted except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event that an offered prize is unavailable. By participating, entrants and winners release and agree to hold harmless Sponsor, Fat Tire Bike Tours, and their respective parent companies, retailers, affiliates, directors, employees, officers and agents, including without limitation, their advertising/promotional agencies from any and all liability, injury, loss or damage of any kind, arising from or in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes, or the awarding, receipt, possession, use or misuse of any prize and/or with respect to participation in any prize related activity. Passports are required to travel internationally. All government rules must apply.
  7. CONFIDENTIALITY: Entry information becomes property of Sponsor and is subject to Sponsor's privacy policy as posted on its website at the following Internet address http://paris.fattirebiketours.com/contests/free-trip-to-paris.
  8. AFFILIATIONS: This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube or Pinterest. You are providing your information to Fat Tire Bike Tours only and not to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Pinterest.
  9. WINNER'S LIST: The name of the winner will be published on the Fat Tire Bike Tours Facebook page and Instagram account on 10/10/15.
  10. SPONSOR: Bullfrog Bikes, LLC – 5121 Bee Caves Road ste. 106, Austin, TX 78746 – Phone: 512-535-4883
  11. ADMINISTRATOR: Bullfrog Bikes, LLC – 5121 Bee Caves Road ste. 106, Austin, TX 78746 – Phone: 512-535-4883
  12. FAT TIRE TOURS OF PARIS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.