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Win an Amtrak Weekend for 4 at Izaak Walton Inn!

Stay in one of the Classic Cabooses on the border of Glacier Nat'l. Park!

Stay in one of Izaak Walton Inn's classic cabooses!


One winner will receive roundtrip train tickets on the Amtrak Empire Builder plus 2 nights lodging at Izaak Walton Inn in Essex, MT, good for 2 adults and 2 kids, valid June 2-4, 2017,  or June 9-11, 2017 (approximate retail value "ARV": $2,172). 

**The winner will be drawn on May 22, 2017 and notified by email. Vouchers will be emailed to the winner and will then need to be exchanged with Amtrak and Izaak Walton Inn in advance. Lodging certificate is valid ONLY on June 2-4, 2017, or June 9-11, 2017. Amtrak vouchers may be redeemed at any time in the next 12 months (some restrictions apply).**


"Package includes: Roomette travel for 4 people (2 adults and 2 children), including all meals in the dining car. (Value:  $1,672) PLUS Two-night stay in a Classic Caboose for family of four at Izaak Walton Inn, Essex, MT. (Value: $500). Lodging voucher valid only June 2-4, 2017, or June 9-11, 2017."


Enter our giveaway here to be eligible to win! 

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Seattle’s Child Sweepstakes

Official Rules




This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents who are physically located in one (1) of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, legal residents of the contiguous United States age 21 and over.  Employees of Sponsors (defined below) and their subsidiaries, promotion and advertising agencies, immediate family members of any such individuals (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live), or persons living in the same households of such individuals, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win a prize. Only one (1) prize per household.



Sponsors of the Sweepstakes are the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (“Amtrak”), 60 Massachusetts Ave. N.E., Washington, D.C. 20002, and Seattle’s Child (“Sponsors”), 1463 E Republican St. #193, Seattle, WA  98112



The Sweepstakes begins May 1, 2017 at 12:01 AM PST and ends May 21, 2017 at 11:59 PM PST (“Entry Period”).  


How to Enter:  

No purchase necessary. You can enter this Sweepstakes by one of the following means.   You must submit all required data in order for the Sweepstakes entry to be valid.  Only one (1) entry per person.

Enter by visiting www.SeattlesChild.com and providing your email and name. Online entries must be received by 11:59 PM_PST on May 21, 2017.  All entrants will be added to the Seattle's Child email newsletter subscriber list. There is no cost to receive the Seattle's Child enewsletters and at any time entrant may unsubscribe from the Seattle's Child enewsletters.  No email addresses provided by entrants will be given or sold to any other company. 


Conditions of Entry:  

Incomplete entries will not be accepted.  All entries become the property of Sponsor(s) and will not be returned or acknowledged.  By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules, all eligibility requirements, and the decisions of Sponsor, including the interpretation of these Official Rules and its exercise of discretion, which will be final and binding in all respects.  Sponsors, their respective advertising and promotion agencies, and/or any telephone network or service providers are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmissions, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any web site or online service, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost, misdirected, illegible or postage due entries.

You must provide a valid e-mail address and you must be the registered subscriber of the e-mail account by which the entry is made prior to the first date of the entry period.    

Any potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsors with proof that he or she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry. In case of dispute as to the identity of a winner who entered online, such entry will be declared made by the registered user of the email account, and if a prize is won, and such registered user is a valid entrant, the prize will be awarded to such registered user.



One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded. The Grand Prize consists of Amtrak coach service for two adults and two children on the Empire Builder from Amtrak King Street Station in Seattle (or Everett or Edmonds stations) to Essex, MT. Value:  $1,672

Two night stay in the Classic Caboose for family of four at Izaak Walton Inn, Essex, MT.  Value:  $500.  Available only June 2-4, 2017 or June 9-11, 2017.

Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") of the Grand Prize is $2,172.00. Note:  Actual value of the Grand Prize will vary based on the market conditions at the time of the reservations. Restrictions:  All train and hotel reservations subject to availability.  Standard blackout dates apply for Amtrak travel: 01SEP17, 04SEP17, 09OCT17, 21-22NOV17, 25-27NOV17, 22-24DEC17, 29-31DEC17, 02JAN18, 16FEB18, 19FEB18, 30MAR18, 02APR18, 25MAY18

Izaak Walton Inn available only June 2-4, 2017 or June 9-11, 2017.

All federal, state, and local taxes, fees, and surcharges on any prize are the sole responsibility of the prize winners. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.  No prize transfer, assignment or substitution by winners permitted.  Sponsors reserve the right to substitute prize in the event of unavailability, in which case a prize of comparable value determined in Sponsors’ reasonable discretion, will be awarded.  

Travel on Amtrak is subject to Amtrak Conditions of Carriage/Terms of Transportation, and limited by availability.



The prize-winner(s) will be determined on or about May 22, 2016 by a random drawing from all eligible entries received by the end of the Entry Period.  The random drawing will be conducted by an independent judge whose decisions are final with respect to all aspects of this Sweepstakes.  Odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received.  If by reason of a printing or other error, more prizes are claimed than the number set forth in these official rules, all persons making purportedly valid claims will be included in a random drawing to award the advertised number of prizes available in the prize category in question.  No more than the advertised number of prizes will be awarded. All decisions of the Sponsors are final.  

Sponsors are not responsible for technical, telephone, hardware or software malfunction, lost, interrupted, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications, including the inaccurate or incorrect capture of online entry information, or any other errors of any kind, however caused, that may occur in the processing of the entries in this Sweepstakes.

If, in Sponsors’ opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with or alteration of any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if any technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Sweepstakes, Sponsors reserve the right to terminate the Sweepstakes or void any affected entries.



Redemption & Verification:

The winner will be notified by email. If a winner cannot be contacted from the information provided on the registration form, Sponsors reserve the right to select another winner in its sole discretion.  Within fourteen (14) days of attempted notification, the winner must submit proof of eligibility and return signed copies of Sponsors’ affidavit and publicity release and tax forms.  If a winner is disqualified, Sponsors reserve the right to determine an alternate winner. If prize notification is returned as undeliverable or the winner fails to return the affidavits and release as specified, the winner will be disqualified and an alternative winner will be selected.  


Conditions of Participation:

This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state, and local laws.  Void where prohibited by law. U.S. law governs this Sweepstakes.

By participating, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and release, discharge, and hold harmless Sponsors and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, and their employees, contractors, officers, directors, and representatives from any liability, claims, losses, and damages arising out of your participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activities and the acceptance, use, misuse, or possession of any prize received in this Sweepstakes.

By participating, you grant Sponsors permission to the use of your name and/or likeness for advertising and promotional purposes (except residents of Tennessee and where prohibited by law) and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use.  Upon request, you agree to provide consent to such use in writing.  


Winners List:  

For the name of the winner after May 31, 2017,  visit www.seattleschild.com, or email Sponsor at contests@seattleschild.com or, except where prohibited by law, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Seattle's Child, 1463 E Republican St. #193, Seattle, WA  98112 and include the text "AMTRAK TO IZAAK WALTON INN, MAY 2017".   Requests received more than sixty (60) days after the completion of the Entry Period will not be honored.

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