Mendocino County Lover's Sweepstakes
RULES & REGULATIONS

NO PURCHASE REQUIRED TO ENTER OR WIN. YOU HAVE NOT YET WON! A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void where prohibited or restricted by law or regulation. Internet access and a valid email address are required to enter. Free internet access is available at many public libraries, while free email addresses are typically available from google.com, yahoo.com or similar web sites

1) Eligibility: The Mendocino County Lover's Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open only to legal residents of the United States (excluding Florida, New York, Rhode Island, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and Guam) who are twenty one (21) years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of JB Tourism Media Group, 769 Center Blvd., Suite 125, Fairfax, CA 94930 (the "Sponsor"), COHEN-FRIEDBERG ASSOCIATES, LLC (the "Administrator"), and all of their respective parents, subsidiaries, dealers, affiliates, directors, officers, shareholders, governors, employees, and agents, collectively (the "Sweepstakes Entities"), as well as their respective spouses, children, siblings, and all others residing in the same household as such employees, are not eligible to participate. The Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law.

2) Agreement to Official Rules: By participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor or its designee, which are final and legally binding as they pertain to this Sweepstakes. All entries become the property of the Sponsor. You realize you are providing your information to JB Tourism Media Group.

3) Timing: Sweepstakes starts at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time ("PT") on Tuesday, August 21, 2012 and ends 11:59:59 NOON. PT on Friday, December 21, 2012 (the "Sweepstakes Period"). The clock maintained by the Sponsor in connection with the operation of the Sweepstakes at the Sweepstakes website (the "Website") will be the official timekeeper for this Sweepstakes.

4) How to Enter and Play: During the Sweepstakes Period, visit www.mendocinocountylovers-sweepstakes.com, to complete the online Registration form and click "submit". Registration may include the following: Complete name, complete address, city, state, zip, age, email address and telephone number. After you have submitted your registration, you will automatically receive one (1) entry in the Sweepstakes. LIMIT: You may enter one (1) per week per person excluding BONUS ENTRIES. Earn one (1) Bonus Entry when you register and include a short (100 words or less) Mendocino Story. Earn a third entry when you register and include a short Mendocino story and upload a related photograph. Entrants must provide all information requested to be eligible to win. Incomplete, unreadable, or unintelligible entries shall be disqualified. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means shall be disqualified. Each entrant must be the rightful owner or have authorized use of the e-mail address identified in the entrant's entry as of the Start Date. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner, the winner shall be deemed to be the person in whose name the e-mail account governing the e-mail address was opened.

5) Drawing Schedule: There will be Fifteen (15) weekly drawings to award prizes plus an end of the Sweepstakes drawing to award Grand Prizes. Random Sweepstakes drawings will be conducted based on the schedule below from all valid entries received up to each drawing date. The Sweepstakes drawings will be under the control of the Sponsor or its designee whose decisions shall be final and legally binding as they pertain to this Sweepstakes. Winner will be notified via phone, email, mail or express mail whichever is appropriate. Failure to reply to this prize winning notification within seven (7) days of notification to claim prize, will disqualify the entry and an alternative winner will be selected from all eligible entries received for the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

 

Entry Starts at 12:01 a.m. PT Entry Ends at 11:59:59 NOON PT Drawing Date # of prizes awarded with ARV
8/21/12 9/11/12 9/11/12
(1) Winner ...........
North Coast Alegria Inn Mendocino $100
Beachcomber Motel & Spa $100
North Coast Brewing Grill $100
Adventure Rents Kayak & Canoe $80
Highlight Gallery $50
Prentice Gallery $50
Pippi's Longstockings $50
8/21/12 9/18/12 9/18/12
(1) Winner...........
North Coast Weller House Inn $100
Westport Hotel Afternoon Tea for 6 $150
Silver's at the Wharf Restaurant $50
Liquid Fusion Kayak $50
Family Hands Home Design $50 Splendiferous Boutique $50
Mendocino Jewelry $40
    (1) Winner........... #2 Wine Country Hampton/Comfort Inns $100
Patrona Restaurant $50
Marino's Pizza $50
Three Sisters Gifts $100
Shoe Fly & Sox $100
Boutique 120 $100
Real Goods Store $50
8/21/12 9/25/12 9/25/12
(1) Winner............
#1 North Coast Beachcomber Motel & Spa $100
Holiday Inn Express Fort Bragg $100
North Coast Brewing Grill $100
Pippi's Longstockings $50 Mendocino Jams $100
Five Star Organic Butter Tub $40 Gallery Books $40
    (1) Winner............ #2 South Coast Breakers Inn Gualala $100
Adventure Rents Gualala $80
Pier Chowder House $50
Bone's Roadhouse Texas BBQ $50
Surf Market in Gualala $100
Red Stella in Gualala $50
8/21/12 10/2/12 10/2/12
(1) Winner.............
North Coast Beachcomber Motel & Spa $100
Surf and Sand on the Beach $100
Silver's at the Wharf Restaurant $50
Mendo Boards $50
Mendocino Jams $100
Highlight Gallery $50
8/21/12 10/9/12 10/9/12
(1) Winner.............
#1 South Coast Irish Beach Vacation Rentals $350
Pier Chowder House $50
Anchor Bay Store $40
Adventure Rents Kayak & Canoe $80
    (1) Winner............. #2 North Coast Headlands Inn Mendocino $100
Alegria Inn Mendocino $100
North Coast Brewing Grill $100
Gallery Bookstore $40
Family Hands Home Design $50
Pippi's Longstockings $50
8/21/12 10/16/12 10/16/12
(1) Winner ............
#1 Wine Country Hampton/Comfort Inn $100
Marino's Pizza $100
Three Sisters Gifts $50
Shoe Fly & Sox $50
Boutique 120 $50
Real Goods $100
Mendocino Museum Gifts & Events $100
Grace Hudson Museum Gifts & Events $100
    (1) Winner ............ #2 North Coast Fensalden Inn B&B $100
Surf & Sand on the Beach $100
Mendocino Hotel Dining $50
Silver's at the Wharf Restaurant $50
Five Star Organic Butter Tub $40
Liquid Fusion Kayak $50
Perfume Mendo $50 Mendocino Jewelry $40
8/21/12 10/23/12 10/23/12
(1) Winner...........
#1 South Coast Breakers Inn $100
Bones Roadhouse Texas BBQ $50
Pier Chowder House $50
Red Stella in Gualala $50
Gualala Nursery and Trading $100
Surf Market Gualala $100
    (1) Winner........... #2 North Coast Weller House Inn $100
Beachcomber Motel & Spa $100
North Coast Brewing Grill $100
Westport Hotel Afternoon Tea $150
Mendocino Jams $100
Five Star Organic Butter Tub $40
8/21/12 10/30/12 10/30/12
(1) Winner ...........
#1 North Coast Elk Cove Inn Luxury Weekend: 2 nights for the price of 1 ($395 value)
Highlight Gallery $50
Perfume Mendo $50
Prentice Gallery $50
Mendocino Jewelry $80
    (1) Winner ........... #2 North Coast Fensalden Inn $100
Beachcomber Motel & Spa $100
North Coast Brewing Grill $100
Mendocino Hotel Dining $50
Mendo Boards $50
Perfume Mendo $50
8/21/12 11/16/12 11/16/12
(1) Winner.............
#1 South Coast Breakers Inn $100
Adventure Rents Kayak & Canoe $80 Bones Roadhouse $50
Surf Market Gualala $50
Pier Chowder House $50
Red Stella Gualala $50
Gualala Nursery & Trading $100
    (1) Winner............. #2 North Coast Beachcomber Motel & Spa $100
Holiday Inn Express Fort Bragg $100
Adventure Rents Kayak/Canoe $80
Silver's at the Wharf $50
Splendiferous Boutique $50
Gallery Books Mendocino $50 Mendocino Jewelry $40
8/21/12 11/13/12 11/13/12
(1) Winner..........
North Coast Mendocino Hotel $100
Beachcomber Motel & Spa $100
North Coast Brewing Grill $100 Liquid Fusion Kayak $50
Highlight Gallery $50
Family Hands Home Design $50
8/21/12 11/20/12 11/20/12
(1) Winner.............
North Coast Mendocino Hotel $100
Beachcomber Motel & Spa $100
Mendo Boards $50
Perfume Mendo $50 Gallery Books $50
Mendocino Jewelry $80
8/21/12 11/27/12 11/27/12
(1) Winner...........
North Coast Holiday Inn Express $100
Beachcomber Motel & Spa $100
North Coast Brewing Grill $100
Liquid Fusion Kayak $50
Family Hands Home Design $50
Splendiferous Boutique $50
8/21/12 12/4/12 12/4/12
(1) Winner............
#1 Wine Country Hamptons/Comfort Inn $100
Marino's Pizza $100
Grace Hudson Museum $100
Mendocino Museum $100
Real Goods $50 Boutique 120 $50
Three Sisters Gifts $100
Shoe Fly and Sox $50
    (1) Winner............ #2 North Coast Alegria Inn $100
Beachcomber Motel $100
North Coast Brew Pub $100
Liquid Fusion Kayak $50
Pippi's Longstockings $50
Mendocino Jams $100
Five Star Organic Butter Tub $40
8/21/12 12/11/12 12/11/12
(1) Winner............
# 1 North Coast Fensalden Inn $100
Surf and Sand on the Beach $100
North Coast Brewing Grill $100
Mendocino Jams $100
Five Star Organic Butter Tub $40
Gallery Books $50
    (1) Winner............ #2 North Coast Headlands Inn $100
Weller House $100
Mendocino Hotel Dining $100
Prentice Gallery $50
Adventure Rents $80
Red Stella $50
Gualala Nursery and Trading $50
8/21/12 12/18/12 12/18/12
(1) Winner..........
#1 South Coast Pacific Real Estate and CoastingHome Christmas Package Two nights in Gualala Point View vacation home $599
Surf Market $50
Thai Kitchen $50
Bones Roadhouse Texas BBQ $100
Studio Discoveries Tour & fine art gift certificates $150
    (1) Winner.......... #2 North Coast Headlands Inn $100
Mendocino Hotel dining $100
Liquid Fusion Kayak $50
North Coast Brewing Grill $100
Gallery Books $50
Prentice Gallery $50

 

GRAND PRIZE DRAWINGS TO BE CONDUCTED JANUARY 9, 2012 FROM ALL ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED.

7) SELECTED PRIZE DESCRIPTIONS:

Alegria Inn provides a $100 gift certificate for a vacation stay. Enjoy the perennial gardens, the ocean-view deck and hot tub, and hikes in nearby Highlands State Park.

Adventure Rents provides a $40 gift certificate for kayaks, canoes and board surfing. A river tour includes a picnic, swim and exploration or a full day, river adventure.

Anchor Bay Market supplies one $40 gift card and has everything you need for an outdoor picnic: fresh fruits and veggies, great local wines, and tasty deli selections.

The Beachcomber Motel provides a $100 gift certificate for lodging. Amenities include in-room hot tubs and fireplaces, and an observation deck with a barbecue grill.

Bones Roadhouse provides a $50 gift voucher for an authentic Texas barbeque experience. The specialty meats are slow cooked in a custom smoker. Dine outside and enjoy a spectacular bay view.

Boutique 120 offers a $50 gift certificate for a satisfying shopping experience. Select from stylish and trendy clothing and accessories for men and women.

Breakers Inn offers a $100 gift voucher for a peaceful visit on the Gualala River. You'll receive a tastefully decorated, themed room.

Coasting Home Vacation Rental luxury vacation home on the South Coast of Mendocino $599 value for two nights

Elk Cove Inn offers two luxurious nights at 50% off—a $395 free value. Delight in the first-class amenities afforded you during your relaxing visit.

Family Hands Home Design offers a $50 gift certificate for any home furnishing or art piece in the store. Add something special to your home.

The Fensalden Inn provides a $100 gift voucher for use at this beautiful bed and breakfast situated on the Mendocino Coast and featuring spectacular ocean views.

Five Star Organic Butter Tub donates a $40 Tub of butter to include shipping to the winners best in the Northern California area.

Gallery of the Senses-Perfume Mendo offers a $50 gift certificate for perfume, lotions and more. Choose from over 1,000 hard-to-find classics & artisan fragrances.

The Grace Hudson Museum offers $100 worth of gift certificates and complimentary art events. The museum features contemporary shows, highlighting the areas regional artists, though includes other exhibits and programs.

The Headlands Inn supplies a $100 gift voucher for its comfortable bed and breakfast. You'll be pampered with warmth and hospitality.

The Highlight Gallery offers a $50 gift certificate for its fine handcrafted wood furniture, bronze, wood and wire sculpture, ocean sand-paintings, and more.

Holiday Inn Express provides a $100 gift card. Services and amenities include a gift shop, high speed Internet, free breakfast and more

Irish Beach Rental offers a complimentary two-night stay in a cozy ranch-style home, a perfect setting for your family vacation.

Liquid Fusion Kayak provides offers a $50 gift certificate for classic paddling adventures. It's time to explore some fascinating marine wildlife. Classes are available for all experience levels.

Marino's Pizza provides a $50 gift certificate for its family style restaurant. All the pizzas are baked to perfection in a classic brick oven.

Mendocino Board Sports offers $50 gift certificate for full-service outdoor adventures and lessons. They help you select boards, outfits and other things you need for an excellent adventure.

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens offers free entry into this ideal wedding venue. The elegant Orchard Garden is breathtaking and, if you wish, exchange vows under a beautiful wood gazebo.

The Mendocino County Museum offers $100 gift certificate and free entry for winners. The museum celebrates the stories, artifacts, and documents of the people and places of Mendocino County.

Mendocino Jewelry provides $80 in gift certificates for its artwork created by local jewelers, painters, ceramicists and stain-glass artists.

Mendocino Jams and Preserves supplies a $100 gift certificate for dessert sauces and condiments, all made with quality goods and pure deliciousness.

North Coast Brewing Company offer you a $100 gift certificate for a delicious pub style meals. Chow down on some of the best food in Mendocino County, and quench your thirst with an award-winning beer.

Pacific Real Estate Sea Ranch offers $150 in gift vouchers to the exciting Studio Discovery Tour. Enjoy visiting the personal studios of many of the area's most unique and talented artists.

Patrona Restaurant provides one $50 dining card for a fine dining experience. The restaurant has exceptional food, a warm atmosphere and provides great service.

Pier Chowder House & Tap Room offers a $50 dinning certificate. It has great ambiance, fresh and savory seafood, and a large selection of local brews and wines.

Pippi's Longstockings provides a $50 gift card for shoppers who desire colorful socks with style and originality. They sell hats and bags, too. ARV $200

The Prentice Gallery offers a $50 gift voucher that can be used for purchasing paintings, photography, ceramics, sculpture and other gallery items. ARV $200

Real Goods provides a $50 gift voucher to be used for purchasing any home products, green building materials or other store items.

Red Stella provides a $50 gift certificate for buying clothing, shoes, and home accessories that reflect great design, style, function.

Shoe Fly and Sox provides a $50 gift card for purchasing its comfortable footwear for women—shoes that look as good as they feel.

Splendiferous Boutique provides a $50 gift card for use at its specialty clothing store. They carry a great collection of designer brands for women.

Surf and Sand Lodge provides a$100 gift certificate for a luxurious stay with beach-front lodging. Rooms include fireplaces and two-person spas—and pets are welcome.

Surf Market supplies a $50 gift card to shop for the highest quality food and best customer service in the county.

Weller House Inn offers a $100 gift certificate for its luxury bed and breakfast with well appointed Victorian guest-rooms.

The Westport Hotel provides $150 for Afternoon Tea service. It's cozy, casual and elegant all in one spectacular setting. Weddings and special events.

Silvers at The Wharf offers a $50 gift certificate. The restaurant has a spectacular ocean view and serves delicious meats, poultry and fresh seafood dishes: oysters, halibut, lobster tails and more.

Gualala Trading Company & Nursery's gift store is a shopper's dream. They are providing a $50 gift certificate for purchase of their unique gifts and collectibles from around the world.

Gallery Bookshop is the ultimate community center with an amazing collection of books in every category, cards and gifts for family and friends as well as author events, poetry readings and more providing a $40 gift certificate.

Mendocino Hotel features elegant, casual dining and lodging on Mendocino's historic Main Street with unsurpassed ocean views providing a $100 gift certificate.

Three Sisters for Body, Mind and Soul is the consummate gift shop for everyone who wants to pamper themselves from the inside out.

END OF PROMOTION PRIZES:

One (1) GRAND PRIZE: $25,000. Winner may select one (1) envelope out of (50) to attempt to find the Grand Prize winning envelope. All other envelopes will contain a luxury weekend getaway in Mendocino County. Winner and guest will stay at a Mendocino County Inn of their choice the weekend of February 9, 2013. Prize includes Breakfast and Dinner daily (2-days). NO TRANSPORTATION INCLUDED.

One (1) First Prize: Mendocino Coast Dream Wedding (not to exceed $18,000)

Blue Moon Signature Weddings & Events has the expertise to fashion your signature wedding—resulting in a completely satisfying experience for everyone involved. The Mendocino Coast offers the perfect wedding venue. ARV $1,800

Agate Cove Inn is situated on the rugged Mendocino Coastline. Your charming Honeymoon Suite comes with a private bath with spa, fireplace, exclusive entrance and hot tub with sunset view. Relax in paradise. ARV $599

The Sea Rock Inn is quaint Mendocino County Bed and Breakfast with romantic inn and comfy cottages. Take delight in luxurious suites, complete privacy and enjoy the spectacular Mendocino coastal views. ARV $599

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens is the ideal location for your romantic dream wedding. The venue in the elegant Orchard Garden is the perfect setting for dancing outdoors under the stars. ARV $1,400

The Celtic Creations Studio Gallery designs your wedding rings with inspiration from nature and the timeless imagery of ancient cultures. Your rings signify the special meaning and commitment of this celebratory day. ARV $2,500

Fran Strine, with over 20 years experience as a top entertainment photographer is excited to provide you with your very own prestigious wedding video and photo gallery by FranStrinePhotography.com. ARV $4,500

Karina's Catering prepares a delicious wedding feast for your reception for all of your wedding guests. Food that is lovingly prepared will bring everyone happiness on your wedding day. ARV $2,500

Mendocino Beauty's makeovers for the bride and her party will have everyone looking their very best for the wedding. A sweep of make up across the cheeks, eyes or lips makes the bride irresistible. ARV $300

Fort Bragg Rental provides the wedding décor you need— linens, silver, china, and glassware and table-top extras. We handle the details so you can relax and enjoy the celebration. ARV $1,500

Shani's Sweet Creations makes elegant and uniquely decorated wedding cakes. Sample flavors and choose from a variety of styles. A wedding cake inspires and helps create lasting memories. ARV $850

Reynolds Men's Wear provides the right attire for the groom and best man in a variety of colors and styles. You will walk down the aisle with confidence and style—on your wedding day. ARV $300

One (1) Second Prize: Family Adventure for Four (4). Prize includes the following:

The Little River inn offers a comfortable stay with its understated charm and elegance. It's the perfect place to relax after your adventure. Your three-night visit includes breakfast and dinner meals for four (4). ARV $1,250

Catch A Canoe Outrigger Tour for four on Mendocino's Big River Estuary. ARV $160

Liquid Fusion Kayak provides a classic paddling adventure. Kayaking classes are available for beginner, intermediate and advanced paddlers. Take pleasure in exploring some fascinating marine wildlife. ARV $200

Mendocino Board Sports offer full-service outdoor adventures and lessons for all levels. We can help you select boards, outfits and other things you need for an excellent adventure. ARV $100

Adventure Rents is the gateway to a sublime wilderness experience. Your Gualala river tour includes a picnic, swim and exploration or a full day of river adventure. Our experienced staff provides the gear and lessons. ARV $160

North Coast Brewing Company offers you delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner. You'll enjoy some of the best food on the Mendocino Coast, and quench your thirst with one of our award-winning brews. ARV $300

The views from the historic Skunk Train are truly amazing—with scenery virtually unchanged for over a century. The Skunk winds its way along the coastal route it has followed since 1885. ARV $200

The Anchor Bay Market has everything you need for a picnic: fresh fruits and veggies, great local wines, and tasty deli selections. From a scenic spot unpack the food and wine and make a toast in your beautiful surroundings. ARV $60

Ross Ranch offers you an exciting horseback riding adventure. Go for a private ride on beautiful Manchester Beach or take a guided excursion through an inland redwood forest. ARV $240

Bones Roadhouse offers authentic Texas barbeque, food that is both hearty and satisfying. The specialty meats are slow cooked in a custom smoker. Dine outside and enjoy a spectacular bay view. ARV $200

One (1) Third Prize: Shopping Spree and Spa Experience for Two. Prize includes the following:

The Beachcomber Motel offers you the Pacific Ocean as its backyard. Amenities include in-room hot tubs, fireplaces, and ocean views. The observation deck has a barbecue grill for your post-shopping spree, celebration. ARV $800

Boutique 120 in historic downtown Ukiah offers you a magnificent line of stylish and trendy clothing and accessories for men and women. ARV $199

Family Hands in Fort Bragg offers you a wide selection of elegant furniture and decorative home furnishings to choose from. ARV $100

Gallery Books is the sweet spot of the historic downtown Mendocino community with books and gifts on every subject imaginable and a knowledgeable staff that is Oh So Helpful. ARV $100

At Perfume Mendo choose from over 1,000, all natural fragrances, from classic perfumes to those that are hard-to-find. Leave smelling like a rose—or some other enchanting fragrance. ARV $100

The Highlight Gallery offers the finest handcrafted wood furniture, paintings, bronze, and other quality handcrafted wood art. ARV $100

Mendocino Jewelry Studio features a wide selection of items from accomplished local jewelers, painters, ceramicists, and stained glass artists. ARV $100

Pippi's Longstockings sells socks with style and originality, in addition to offering hats and bags to complement your other fashionable wares. ARV $100

The Prentice Gallery has an array of fine art offerings, including paintings, photography, ceramics, sculpture and more. ARV $100

Real Goods in Hopland has what you need to support an eco-friendly lifestyle— sustainable home-related products, green building materials and other household items. ARV $100

Gualala Nursery and Trading Gift Shop is a joy for the discerning shopper with collectable ceramics, jewelry, stunning wall clocks, sumptuous candles, elegant bath products and more. ARV $100

Set in Gualala's lovely Cypress Village, Red Stella features a collection of women's clothing, shoes, gifts and home accessories that reflect the design, style, function and fun in coastal living. ARV $100

Mendocino Jams and Preserves sits at the very end of Main St in downtown Mendocino is famous for condiments, mustards, sauces as well as their award winning jams. ARV $100

Shoe Fly and Sox - specializes in fashionable and comfort footwear for women—for shoes that look as good as they feel. ARV $100

Splendiferous Boutique is your lifestyle specialty store for women's clothing, offering fashionable designer brands and a large selection of denim. ARV $100

Patrona Restaurant creates a fine dining experience with exceptional food, a warm atmosphere and great service. After shopping, it's time for a scrumptious meal. ARV $100

Pier Chowder House & Tap Room offers great local fare and excellent seafood, including a large selection of local brews and wines. ARV $50

North Coast Brewing Company is one of Mendocino County's most popular and fun dining establishments be it for breakfast lunch or dinner. ARV $200

Silver's at the Wharf has a spectacular ocean harbor view and is a locals favorite for fresh seafood, meat specials and old favorites with a fresh twist: oysters, halibut, lobster tails. ARV $200

Enjoy Vichy Springs Resort to soak in the naturally warm and carbonated mineral baths and relax after a hike or shopping. ARV $100

Sweetwater Spa provides you with the ultimate relaxing experience of a spa treatment and massage from one of our premier massage therapists. ARV $200

One (1) Fourth Prize: Food and Wine Touring Package for Two (2). Prize includes the following:

Seasoned food and wine sophisticates—this is your Shangri-La. Your tour includes visits to some unique wineries plus food and wine pairings in several treasured restaurants. Check out the prizes below. Patrona Restaurant provides an unparalleled food and wine tasting experience set in Downtown Ukiah's Historic School Street with outdoor dining for lunch and dinner. ARV $100

The Albion River Inn provides a luxurious, one night stay with ocean-view room, dinner for two, and private wine or scotch tasting guided by Albion's wine sommelier. ARV $599

The historic Vichy Springs Hot Springs and Spa offers sumptuous lodgings for two nights. While there, enjoy a heavenly sleep at a country inn and a soak in the naturally warm and carbonated mineral baths. ARV $300

Your personally-guided wine tour with Tour Mendocino Wines takes the road less traveled along Mendocino's Hwys 101 and 128 wine regions. As the insider, you'll taste some superb wines and go behind the scenes to meet some of the winemakers. ARV $599

MacCallum House provides a luxury, one-night stay in a premier room and a fine-dining experience. Your five-course tasting dinner for two is paired with Mendocino County wines, and a bottle of local champagne. ARV $599

One (1) Fifth Prize: Food and Wine Touring Package #2 for Two (2). Prize includes the following:

Seasoned food and wine sophisticates~this is your Shangi-La. Your tour includes visits to some unique and off the beaten track wineries plus food and wine pairings in several treasured restaurants. See for yourself below. The Albion River Inn provides a luxurious two night stay with ocean view room and dinner for two. AVR $900

The historic Vichy Springs Resort provides a Hot Springs and Spa experience in Ukiah's charming countryside for one night. While there you may soak in the naturally warm and carbonated mineral baths. AVR $300

Patrona Restaurant provides an unparalleled food and wine tasting experience set in Downtown Ukiah with outdoor dining lunch or dinner. AVR $100

Your personally-guided tour with Tour Mendocino Wines takes you on the road less traveled along Mendocino's Hwy 128 and 101 wine regions. As the ultimate insider you'll taste superb wines and go behind the scenes to meet the winemakers. AVR $599

Little River Inn provides a really fun and exciting Sake and Crab Tasting experience for two at the end of January that you won't want to miss! Sake and Crab Dinner. 4th Annual Little River Inn Crab & Sake Dinner. This is not at all your typical Mendocino crab event! Multi-course prix fixe crab dinner menu prepared by Executive Chef Marc Dym and paired with a selection of sakes from Hana Japanese Restaurant by Sushi Chef-Owner, Ken Tominaga and Master Sake Sommelier, Stuart Morris. ARV $250

One Sixth Prize: Creative & Cultural Arts Tour for two (2): Prize includes the following:

The Stanford Inn is a luxury boutique hotel, where every room is paneled in pine and redwood. Your two-night stay includes a hearty breakfast and fabulous dinner for two at the hotel's renowned Ravens Restaurant. ARV $750.

The Ravens' Restaurant has been featured in Oprah Magazine for its nationally acclaimed vegetarian cuisine. Dinner at Ravens' Restaurant is an essential dining experience on the Mendocino Coast. Catch a Canoe provides a kayaking or canoeing adventure to explore the healing beauty of the Big River estuary and its abundant wildlife with many opportunities for excellent wildlife observations.ARV $100

Sea Ranch Lodge is a natural escape on the Sonoma-Mendocino Coast. Enjoy your one night stay in their newly renovated rooms; acclaimed dining and regional wines at Black Point Grill. ARV $30

0 Mendo Insider Artist's Tour offers a private and rare touring event for two. You'll visit the homes and see the artists passion of some of Mendocino's most gifted and talented artists at work. ARV $200

The Mendocino Art Center is a highly regarded artistic and educational institution and offers you an opportunity for a workshop for two. This is an engaging hands-on visit to explore your artistic side. ARV $500

The Gualala Arts Center coveted Gold VIP package includes a family membership, Art in the Redwoods VIP Passes, Chamber Music Concerts, Art Gallery openings and much more. ARV $599

The Highlight Gallery features much of the finest hand crafted wood furniture available on the West Coast of California. Fine art, bronze and wood sculpture, fine and contemporary jewelry. ARV $50

Mendocino Jewelry offers artwork from Mendocino's finest Edward Gordon originals and limited edition prints as well as local jewelers, painters, ceramicists, stain-glass artists and more. ARV $100

The Prentice Gallery presents an array of fine art selections, including paintings, photography, ceramics, sculpture and features different local artists on a rotating basis. ARV $50

The Grace Hudson Museum presents contemporary art shows that highlight the quality of the areas regional artists in a particular media and other exhibits and programs. ARV $100

The Mendocino County Museum celebrates the stories and artifacts of the people and places of Mendocino County, and honors one very special equine resident, Seabiscuit. ARV $100

North Coast Studio Discovery Tour and Gallery showcases the best work of many Mendocino County's finest Artists every year in late August and early September… an event to remember! ARV $150 in gift certificates

PRIZE NOTE: Prizes are not transferable by winner. No substitution of prize or cash equivalent is permitted except by Sponsor. Winner will look to the manufacturer of each prize element for all warranties and guarantees (if any), and not to the Sponsor. NO TRANSPORTATION INCLUDED WITH ANY PRIZE.

Each winner shall be solely responsible for all federal, state and local taxes, and the reporting consequences thereof, and for any fees or costs associated with the applicable prize.

8) ALL ENTRIES ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY THE SPONSOR OR ITS DESIGNEE, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND LEGALLY BINDING. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE UNTIL ENTRANT'S ELIGIBILITY HAVE BEEN VERIFIED.

9) Potential Winners: All Potential winners must comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Prizewinners whose prize exceeds $600 in value, are required to sign an affidavit of eligibility/publicity and liability release, and return it properly executed, within 10 days of attempted notification as a condition of awarding the prize If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to fulfill all the requirements of the Sweepstakes, or if notices or prizes are returned as undeliverable, an alternate winner will be selected from the valid drawing pool.

10) Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes winner's consent to Sponsor's or agents the use of winner's name, likeness, voice, opinions, biographical information, hometown and state for Promotional purposes relating to the announcement of winners of the Sweepstakes in any media without further payment or consideration.

11) General Conditions: Sponsors and/or Administrator may cancel or modify the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules if fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond their control impairs the integrity of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor and the Administrator in their sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor may award the prizes at random from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor and Administrator may, in their sole discretion, disqualify any individual they find to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Sponsor and/or Administrator failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

12) Release: By entering entrant agrees to hold harmless and indemnify the Sponsor, Administrator, Sweepstakes Entities, Sweepstakes prize suppliers, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, dealers, directors, stock holders, officers, governors, employees and agents against any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), with respect to or arising out of either (i) entrant's participation; or (ii) the receipt or use of the prizes awarded in the Sweepstakes.

13) Limitations of Liability: Sponsor, Administrator and the Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for, and entrant hereby releases Sponsor, Administrator, and the Sweepstakes Entities from any claims arising from: (i) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (ii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iii) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (iv) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (v) any injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to entrant's computer, hardware or software, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes.

14) Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate federal or state court located in the State of California; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) unless otherwise prohibited, under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.

15) Participants Personal Information: By entering into this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to Sponsors' and Sweepstakes Entities' use of his or her personal information as described in these official Rules. In the event of any discrepancy, these Official Rules shall control and govern. The personal information collected in this Sweepstakes may be shared with the Sweepstakes Entities and other related parties participating in this Sweepstakes.

16) Winners List: For a list of prize winners and a copy of these Official Rules print this page or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Mendocino County Lover's Sweepstakes! Rules", PO Box 2274, Framingham, MA 01703-2274. Vermont residents may omit return postage. Requests must be received by 12/21/12. For a list of winners send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Mendocino County Lover's Sweepstakes! Winners", PO Box 2274, Framingham, MA 01703-2274 Requests must be received by 12/28/12.