GCI Great Trip Give Away


March 18, 2013 – April 14, 2013


The promotion is open to all Alaska residents, 21 years or older on the date of the contest, except the employees and immediate families (spouses and parents, siblings, and children and their spouses) of GCI, their affiliates or subsidiaries, their advertising agencies, and any other company involved with the design, production, execution, or distribution of promotion materials. For this promotion, an Alaska resident is defined as an individual having either a valid Alaska Drivers License, proof of receipt of either a 2009 or later Alaska Permanent Fund dividend check, or a valid Alaska Voter’s Registration Card. No purchase of goods or services is necessary for eligibility.


How to Participate

GCI residential GCI TV customers that subscribe to GCI Preferred Service TV service (& up) during the promotional period will automatically be entered into the drawing.

Alaska residents who are not GCI TV customers, but who are otherwise eligible to participate, may also enter by legibly hand-printing their complete name, address, contact phone number, email address if available, and the words “GCI  Great Trip Give Away” on a standard-sized postcard and mailing it to GCI, c/o GCI  Great Trip Give Away, 5151 Fairbanks Street, Anchorage, Alaska. Only one postcard per individual will be entered. Mechanically or electronically reproduced entries are invalid. Post card entries will be accepted with postmarks dated through April 14, 2013. Post card entries must be mailed and not hand delivered.



A random drawing from all entries from March 18, 2013 through April 14, 2013 will be held April 22, 2013, at 5:00 pm, Alaska Standard Time, at GCI, located at 5151 Fairbanks Street, Anchorage, Alaska.

  •  Award is:
    • Roundtrip airfare for two (2) from Anchorage to Seattle, WA
    • Two (2)  Diamond Club Tickets to the Mariners vs. the Texas Rangers on May 25th or May 26th.
      • Diamond Club tickets are right behind home plate & includes a world class buffet & full bar.
    • Full size car rental transportation for three (3) day period
    • Hotel accommodations for three (3) nights at 4 Star Hotel
    • Dinner for two (2) at a Seattle restaurant
    • Gift card for meals and entertainment expenses valued at $500
    • Retail value $4,000.00

Odds of being awarded the trip depend upon the number of valid entries received. The drawing will be conducted by individuals whose decisions in all matters relating to it are final. GCI reserves the right to change the start date, end date, and duration of the promotion at any time.

The winner will be contacted by phone on the date of the drawing, April 22, 2011, on/after 5:00 p.m, Alaska Standard Time, at GCI, located at 5151 Fairbanks Street, Anchorage, Alaska.  Should the winner not be reached by phone within five (5) days, a new winner will be selected from all qualified entrants.


Award Claims

The winner will be required to show proof of age and US residency as stated above and sign a written Affidavit of Eligibility, Publicity/Liability Release, and Taxpayer Identification Number. The proof of age and Alaska residency and a signed original of the Affidavit of Eligibility, Publicity/Liability Release, and Taxpayer Identification Number must be provided to GCI within ten business days of receipt of the telephone notification. Failure to comply may result in disqualification from this promotion.


Winner’s List

To obtain the name of the winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: GCI Great Trip Give Away, Attn. Marketing, 5151 Fairbanks St., Anchorage, AK 99503.

To obtain a copy of the Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: GCI Great Trip Give Away, Attn. Marketing, 5151 Fairbanks St., Anchorage, AK 99503.


Resolution of Disputes

All entrants agree that any dispute concerning eligibility for participation in, or for the awards in this promotion, must be first submitted in writing to a panel of individuals representing GCI, whose decisions as to all matters related to the promotion shall be final. Any disputes brought must be filed within thirty (30) days of the award. All entrants agree that GCI liability to any entrant under this promotion shall not exceed ten percent of the wholesale value of the award.



By participating, entrants acknowledge and agree as follows:

    1. To be bound by these rules and acknowledge and agree that the decisions rendered on behalf of GCI are final.
    2. The winner hereby consents to the use of their names and/or likenesses by GCI for the purposes of advertising without any payment or other compensation.  Any tax liability is solely the responsibility of the winner.
    3. GCI and any award provider or media partner are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, incomplete, illegible, postage due, or misdirected mail entries.
    4. Participants agree that GCI is not responsible for any physical injuries, property damage, or other damages incurred by a winner in the course of or as a result of any air travel or vehicles awarded in this promotion.
    5. All entries submitted via mail become the property of GCI and will not be returned.
    6. In the event of unavailability of the above stated awards, GCI reserves the right to substitute an award of comparable value. GCI reserves the right to correct errors in media announcement or printed materials in conjunction with this promotion.