Passholder Appreciation Sweepstakes


One winner will be randomly selected from all valid entries. Limit one entry per person. Deadline for registration is 11:59 p.m. EST, on March 17, 2018. No purchase required to enter and win. Participants must be 18 years old to participate. Some restrictions apply. View our privacy policy.

Contest Name: 2018 Passholder Appreciation Sweepstakes

Contest Dates: Beginning January 1, 2018 12:01 AM EST and ending March 17, 2018, 11:59 PM EST.

Biltmore, and its affiliated companies ("Company"), will conduct the Contest pursuant to the following rules, and by participating, each participant agrees to be bound by the following terms and conditions:

1. Description of Contest/Participation.

A. Dates of Contest: The Contest will be conducted beginning January 1, 2018 and ending March 17, 2018.

B. How to Enter: NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE ODDS OF WINNING. Odds of winning vary greatly depending on number of entries from this state and other states.Void where prohibited. Register by logging on to the Biltmore contest website accessible at be and complete the on-line registration form. Deadline for registration is 11:59 p.m. EST March 17, 2018. One entry per person. Valid contest entries must contain all information requested. Incomplete and/or multiple entries will be disqualified.

C. How To Play: Winner(s) will be randomly selected by the Company from all entries received within 48 hours from the registration deadline. Winner(s) may be notified by e-mail. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the winner, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the participant for purposes of winner selection. The "authorized account holder" is the natural person assigned to an email address by an internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. The potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder, in the Company's sole discretion. If a winner cannot be contacted from the information provided on the Internet registration form, the Company reserves the right to select another winner in its sole discretion.

2. Prize(s).

One name will be selected as the winner from all valid entries and shall receive a 2-night Chihuly at Biltmore packaged stay at The Inn on Biltmore Estate: Estimated valued from $998 -1678. If the actual value of the Prize is lower than the stated approximate value, the difference will not be awarded. All taxes associated with any prize received by the winner shall be the responsibility of the winner.

Prizes are non-transferable, not redeemable for cash and not exchangeable for any other prize. Each winner must submit proof of eligibility and sign the Company's release form to claim the prize. If a winner is disqualified, the Company reserves the right to determine an alternate winner or not to award that winner's prize, in its sole discretion. Undeliverable shipments will not be re-shipped.

3. Eligibility and Limitations.

Participants and winner(s) must be legal U.S. residents at least 18-years old as of the date of entry with a valid U.S. driver's license. Winner assumes all liability for use of the prize. Only one (1) entry per person is permitted and only (1) prize per household will be awarded. Employees of the Company, the Contest's participating sponsors and their advertising agencies, and members of the immediate family of any such persons are not eligible to participate and win. 

4. Technology Notice & Disclaimer. 

Participants are restricted to use of ordinary and typical computer equipment and Internet access to participate in this Contest. Use of advanced equipment to violate any rule, gain unfair advantage in participating in the Contest, or obtain winner status using fraudulent means will be disqualified. The Company disclaims all liability for the inability of a participant to complete or continue an entry due to equipment malfunction, busy lines, inadvertent disconnections, acts beyond the Company 's control, or otherwise. The Company disclaims any liability for received entries due to technical difficulties or transmission errors. The Company disclaims all liability for any delays, misdelivery, loss, or failure in the delivery of any item sent by mail, courier, express, electronic transmission, or other delivery method. The Company is not responsible for mechanical, technical, electronic, communications, telephone, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions or failures of any kind, including, but not limited to, failed, incomplete, corrupted, distorted or delayed transmission of online entries, traffic congestion on telephone lines, delays or interruptions of Internet service, network connection or website, which may limit an online participant’sability to participate in the Contest, and any injury or damage to participant’sor any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any information necessary to participate in the Contest.

5. Publicity.

By participating, where allowed by law, all participants and winner(s) grant the Company exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices, and likenesses in connection with promotion of this and other contests and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use. By participating, participants agree that the Company may disclose personal information obtained from participants in the Contest to third parties and usesuch information for marketing and other purposes, to the extent permitted by law.

6. Release.

By  participating,  each  participant  and  winner(s)  agree  to  release  and  hold  harmless  the  Company,  its affiliates,  employees,  agents,  and  representatives,  the  Contest's  sponsors  and  their  respective  affiliates, employees  agents,  and  representatives,  from  and  against  any  claim  or  cause  of  action,  including  but  not limited  to,  personal  injury,  death,  or  damage  to  or  loss  of  property,  arising  out  of  participations  in  the Contest or receipt or misuse of any prize.

7. Company's Rights and Authority.

All  decisions  will  be  made  by  the  Company  and  are  final.  The  Company  reserves  the  right  to  cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part of it, as determined by the Company in its sole discretion, to  the  extent  permitted  by  law.  The  Company  may  substitute  prizes,  amend  the  rules  or  discontinue  the Contest  at  any  time  as  posted  on  the  website.  The  Company  disclaims  any  responsibility  to  notify participants of any aspect related to the course and administration of the Contest. By participating in the Contest, participants agree to be bound by the decisions of the Company, including its employees and representatives. Persons who violate any rule, gain unfair advantage in participating in the  Contest,  or  obtain  winner  status  using  fraudulent  means  will  be  disqualified.  Unsportsmanlike, disruptive,   annoying,   harassing   or   threatening   behavior   is   prohibited.   Disqualifying   behavior   is determined by the Company in its sole discretion. ANY  ATTEMPT  BY  A  CONTESTANT  OR  ANY  OTHER  INDIVIDUAL  TO  DELIBERATELY CIRCUMVENT,  DISRUPT  OR  DAMAGE  ORDINARY  AND  NORMAL  OPERATION  OF  THIS CONTEST,   TELEPHONE   SYSTEMS   OR   WEBSITE,   OR   UNDERMINE   THE   LEGITIMATE OPERATION  OF  THE  CONTEST  IS  A  VIOLATION  OF CRIMINAL  AND  CIVIL  LAWS  AND SHOULD  SUCH  AN  ATTEMPT  BE  MADE,  COMPANY  RESERVES  THE  RIGHT  TO  SEEK DAMAGES  FROM  ANY  SUCH  PARTICIPANT  TO  THE  FULLEST  EXTENT  PERMITTED  BY LAW.

8. Disputes.

The  Company  will  interpret  these  rules  and  resolve  any  disputes,  conflicting  claims  or  ambiguities concerning the rules or the Contest and the Company's decisions concerning such disputes shall be final. If  the  conduct  or  outcome  of  the  Contest  is  affected  by  human  error,  any  mechanical  malfunctions  or failures  of  any  kind, intentional  interference  or  any  event  beyond  the  control  of  the  Company,  the Company reserves the right to terminate this Contest, or make such other decisions regarding the outcome as the Company deems appropriate.

In the event legal disputes arise, by participating, participants agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of  the  courts  of  Buncombe  County,  North  Carolina.  All  legal  issues  and  questions,  concerning  the construction,  validity,  interpretation  and  enforceability  of  these  rules  shall  be  governed  by,  and  in accordance  with,  the  laws  of  the  State  of  North  Carolina,  without  giving  effect  to  any  choice  of  law  or conflict of law rules.

9. Miscellaneous.

No  purchase  necessary  to  participate  or  win.  Purchase  does  not  increase  chance  of  winning. Odds  of winning depend upon the number of participants. For a copy of the rules, or where required by law, a list of winners, please send your request within 30 days of the end of the giveaway by mail with a stamped, self-addressed  return  envelope  with  contest  name  and  addressed  to:  Biltmore,  ATTN:  Marketing Department –Passholder Program, 1 N. Pack Square Asheville, NC, 28801.

10. Compliance with Law.

The  conduct  of  the  Contest  is  governed  by  the  applicable  laws  of  the  State  of  North  Carolina  and  the United  States  of  America,  which  take  precedence  over  any  rule  to  the  contrary  herein.  This  Contest  is void where prohibited. 

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