Hoping to bring his family closer together and to recreate his childhood vacation for his own kids, a grown up Rusty Griswold takes his wife and their two sons on a cross-country road trip to the coolest theme park in America, Walley World. Needless to say, things don't go quite as planned...
Sky and Vacation have come together, giving you the opportunity to win the holiday of a lifetime! Simply answer the question below, for a chance to win a trip to the USA for you and a friend!
Describe your worst, yet funniest, holiday moment in 140 characters.
This promotion is open to UK residents only aged 16 years or over. Proof of age may be required. Employees (or family members of employees) of any Sky UK group company (“Sky”), or any MTV Networks Europe company (“MTV”), or any agencies involved with the competition, and all affiliates of such companies may not enter the Promotion.
If you are under 18, remember to get your parent’s or legal guardian’s permission before entering this competition. Costs to enter competitions online may vary so don’t forget to ask the bill payer for their permission to enter this competition. Once they have given you permission, you can enter the competition by going to www.mtv.co.uk/vacation and answering the multiple-choice question. The promoter does not accept responsibility for network, computer or software failures of any kind, which may restrict or delay the sending or receipt of your mail. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt.
This promotion opens at 06:00 on 10 August 2015 and the closing date is 23:59 on 24 August 2015.
One entry per person. Entries sent in through agents or third parties will be disqualified. Early, late, incomplete or otherwise ineligible entries will be disqualified.
Your entry must include your name, age (if under 18), address (including postcode), your contact telephone number, email address and answer to the question.
There will be one winner. Winner will be selected randomly from all the entrants that gave the right answer to the question. The random draw will be held within 7 days of the closing date. Winner will be informed by telephone within 7 days of being selected.
Winner will receive the following prize: 6-night Route 66 trip from Chicago to Dallas for winner and one guest.
Economy flight for two people from a UK airport to a Chicago airport, and from a Dallas airport to the UK airport of departure (includes taxes and surcharges; flights from and to winner’s nearest international airport with availability);
Transfer from Chicago airport to hotel and from Dallas RV depot to Dallas airport included (Chicago transfer using hotel shuttle bus);
One night stay in a Chicago hotel (double or twin at winner’s choice; includes breakfast; credit card required on check in for any additional expenses);
5 nights’ standard RV hire (driver must be aged 25 or over; $500 returnable security deposit required. Driver must have held a full and current licence for at least one year and have a credit card in their name which can cover the deposit. Includes supplemental liability insurance);
Vehicle provisioning kit (includes torch; can opener; broom; spatula; cooking spoon and fork; coffee cups; tumblers; plates; soup bowls; silverware; tea kettle; colander; mixing bowl; and cookware set. Items must be returned clean at the end of the trip);
Personal kit (includes sleeping bag or comforter; pillow; pillowcase; flat sheet; bath towel; washcloth; and dish towel. All items must be returned at the end of the trip);
Return hotel to RV depot transfers;
RV campsite fees for sites at Benton, Memphis, Texarkana and Dallas;
Six Flags Over Texas day pass for winner and guest, and parking (subject to park’s terms and conditions of entry and parking; ride restrictions may apply);
Travel insurance (subject to provider’s standard terms and conditions; existing conditions may not be covered).
Travel must be taken from 1 April 2016 and be completed by no later than 31 October 2016. The stay must include a Saturday night. UK bank holidays, UK school holidays, and US national holidays are excluded.
Either winner or guest must be aged 25 or over. If winner is under the age of 18, guest must be winner’s parent or legal guardian.
The winner and guests are responsible for their own passport and ESTA/Visa arrangements.
There is no cash alternative to the prize and unless agreed otherwise in writing the prize is non-refundable and non-transferable.
The Promoter and/or MTV reserves the right to substitute the prize for a prize of equivalent or greater monetary value if this is necessary for reasons beyond its control.
Except in the case of death or personal injury arising from its negligence or in respect of fraud and so far as is permitted by law, the Promoter and/or MTV and each of their associated companies and agents exclude responsibility and all liabilities arising from any postponement, cancellation, delay or changes to the prize details beyond the Promoter’s and/or MTV control and for any act or default of any third party supplier.
The terms and conditions of any other third party supplier will also apply to the prize where applicable. If there is a conflict between third party terms and conditions and these terms and conditions, these shall take precedence.
The Promoter and/or MTV will not be liable for any prize(s) that do not reach the winners for reasons beyond the Promoter’s and/or MTV’s reasonable control.
If the winners cannot be contacted within a reasonable time period or are not able or available to accept the prize for any reason which is beyond the Promoter’s and/or MTV’s reasonable control, then the Promoter and/or MTV reserves the right to award the prize to another entrant.
The Promoter’s and/or MTV’s decision is final and binding in all respects on all entrants. No correspondence will be entered into. Entries that do not comply in full with these entry terms and conditions will be disqualified.
Details of the winners’ name and county will be available for one month after the close of this promotion by writing to the Promoter at the address below and stating the name and date of the promotion.
The name, county and photograph of the winners may be used by the Promoter and/or MTV and each of their associated companies for post-event publicity purposes. The winners agree to allow the Promoter and/or MTV to use their name and likeness for advertising and publicity purposes without additional remuneration.
The Promoter reserves the right to extend the closing date or terminate the competition and withhold the prize(s) where events beyond the Promoter’s reasonable control make such action necessary. The Promoter’s and/or MTV’s decision is final with respect to any aspect of the competition, including the choice of any winner of a prize. No correspondence will be entered into.
The Promoter may refuse or disqualify any entry (including winning entries) if the entrant concerned or anyone authorised by the entrant to deal with their entry, acts in a way towards the Promoter or Sky staff which the Promoter reasonably considers to be inappropriate, unlawful or offensive. If the winning entry is disqualified the Promoter reserves the right to award the prize to another entrant.
Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions and agreed to be bound by them when entering this Promotion.
This Promotion, and any dispute or claim (including any non-contractual dispute or claim) arising out of or in connection with it, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. You irrevocably agree that the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim that arises out of or in connection with this Promotion.
Promoter: Sky UK Limited, Grant Way, Isleworth, Middlesex TW7 5QD.