Alaska Airlines #AlaskaFlyOver Rules


ELIGIBILITY: Alaska Airlines #AlaskaFlyOver In-Stadium Promotion (the “Contest”) is sponsored by Alaska Airlines, Earthquakes Soccer L.L.C. (“SUM”), Major League Soccer, L.L.C. (“MLS”), and Soccer United Marketing, LLC (collectively, the “Sponsors”). The Contest is open to legal residents residing within seventy-five (75) miles of Avaya Stadium who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry (the “Participants”).  Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members (spouse, parent, child and sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related) of, the Sponsors, and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Contest are not eligible to participate or win a prize. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation.  Eligibility is expressly conditioned on the acceptance of the Official Rules at time of entry.

WHEN TO ENTER: The Contest begins Oct 16, 2016 at 11:59:59 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) and ends on Oct 16, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. (the “Entry Period”). 

THE CONTEST: The Contest consists of one winner who submits the correct answer first. A full list of dates and prizes is as follows: 

HOW TO ENTER: No purchase necessary to enter or win. Making a purchase will not improve your chances of winning.  The Promotion begins at 11:59 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time (“PDT”) on October 16, 2016 and ends at 11:59 P.M. PDT on October 16, 2016 (“Entry Period”). During the Entry Period, there are (2) ways to enter: Twitter/Instagram using the designated hashtag, #AlaskaFlyOver. No other methods of entry will be accepted. You may enter as many times as you like.

1. To enter via Twitter/Instagram during the Entry Period, post a photo of an Alaska Airlines Plane landing about Avaya Stadium during the October 16, 2016 San Jose Earthquakes game, and use the hashtag #AlaskaFlyOver. Follow the instructions provided to be automatically entered in the Promotion.  Twitter/Instagram will be the official time keeper for this Promotion. 

RANDOM DRAWING: The potential winner of the Promotion (“Winner”) will be selected by random drawing on or about October 18, 2016 from among all eligible entries. The decisions of Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to this Promotion. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received. Limit one (1) prize per person, family and per household.

No mechanically reproduced, illegible, forged, software generated, other automated or incomplete entries will be accepted. Contest entries will be deemed null and void and will be rejected if not submitted through authorized, legitimate channels. If a dispute as to the identity of any Participant cannot be resolved to the Sponsors’ satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible.  Entry must be made by the Participant, only in the manner as set forth herein. All other methods of entry are considered void.  Any entries received that are missing the required information or do not adhere to these Official Rules will be considered void and not be entered into the Contest. 

All entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsors’ and will not be acknowledged or returned. As permitted by law, each Participant agrees that personal information collected in connection with the Contest may be used by the Sponsors to contact you regarding promotional update; information; messages; and for other reasons via electronic and/or ordinary mail and, will be used by the Sponsors in compliance with their respective privacy practices.  

PRIZE: One (1) Prize is Available to Be Awarded. The Winner will receive the following prize: (i) two (2) system wide air travel vouchers on Alaska Airlines for use by Winner and one (1) guest (“Guest”). Valid for flights served by Alaska Airlines flights numbered (1-999, 2000-2999) and/or Sky West Airlines flights (3450-3499). Valid one year from date of issue. Mileage Plan Miles cannot be earned or credited. First Class paid upgrades or mileage plan upgrades are allowed. Stopovers and connections are also allowed (subject to fare rules). Standard baggage fees apply; see our checked baggage policy and flight schedules at for more details. Individual travel taxes may apply. Once ticketed, fare rules apply regarding changes to itinerary. This certificate is void if bartered or sold. If lost, this certificate may not be reissued. 

Winner is fully responsible for any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes). All costs and expenses associated with Prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, including but not limited to any transportation costs, meals, gratuities and other expenses incurred by accepting the Prize are the sole responsibility of Winner. Winner’s Guest must be of legal age of majority in their jurisdictions of residence, unless accompanied by his/her parent or legal guardian.

The Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions or substitutions except at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole and absolute discretion. Major League Soccer game, event, and exhibition dates and times are determined in the sole discretion of Major League Soccer and/or the applicable Major League Soccer team, as applicable, and may be subject to change. Seat locations will be determined by Sponsor. The terms and conditions of the tickets awarded as prizes will govern in the event a legal game, event or exhibition, as defined by Major League Soccer, is not played due to weather, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil disturbance or any other reason. Winner and his/her guest agree to comply with all applicable stadium regulations in connection with the Prize. Sponsor and MLS reserve the right to remove or deny entry to winner and/or his/her guest(s) who engage(s) in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at any game, event or exhibition. Released Parties (as defined below) will not be responsible for Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster that may cause the cancellation or postponement of any Major League Soccer game, event or exhibition.

NOTIFICATION: The potential Winner will be notified by comment on Instagram or direct message on Twitter. In the event that any potential Winner does not respond to any such notification within twenty-four (24) hours of the first attempt to contact Winner, a disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries. The potential Winner may be required to submit his/her valid social security number (if applicable) and/or other identification to Sponsor and will be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Release of Publicity within five (5) days of issuance Prize. A disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries if all required documents are not properly executed and returned within the specified period of time. Refusal or return of such documents as non-deliverable or potential Winner’s noncompliance with these Official Rules will also result in disqualification and prize forfeiture and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential Winner to be selected from among all remaining eligible entries.

WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Promotion and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against the Sponsors, Alaska Airlines, MLS and SUM , and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Promotion, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”) for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the Promotion or from the receipt or use of any Prize or any activity related to the receipt or use of any Prize. The Winner, by acceptance of Prize, grants to Sponsor, the other MLS and SUM and each of their respective designees the right to publicize such Winner’s name, address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without additional compensation or consideration, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, misdirected, lost, damaged, garbled, delayed, undelivered, inaccurate, postage-due or garbled entries, e-mail or mail. Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process will be disqualified. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Promotion-related materials, or the cancellation or postponement of any Major League Soccer game, event or exhibition. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materials from or use of the website. 

Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Promotion or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Promotion is unlawful and subject to legal action by the Sponsor, the other MLS and SUM and/or their respective agents. Sponsor, MLS and SUM shall have the sole right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Promotion, and to resolve all disputes in their sole discretion. Released Parties (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any Prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty. All disputes will be resolved under applicable U.S. laws in the County of New York, state of New York without giving effect to choice of law or conflicted law principles (whether of the state of New York, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of New York. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any terms of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

The Sponsor, SUM and MLS, as applicable, reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Promotion for any reason, including should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Promotion. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor may elect to identify the Winner and award the Prize by way of random drawing from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation.


All online entries must include a valid e-mail address for the entrant. In case of multiple entries received from any person or e-mail address or household, only the first entry received from such person, e-mail address or household will be considered.  In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a Winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Promotion.

Sponsor: The Sponsor of this Promotion is Alaska Airlines 19300 International Boulevard SEA-SA Seattle, WA 98188