Museum of the Waxhaws’ Pirate Dagger

1 Ticket for $10.00
3 Tickets for $20.00
6 Tickets for $30.00

For Pirate Day the Museum of the Waxhaws is raffling a Dagger made by Ken Hall, Journeyman Smith. The Dagger is 1075 Steel, the Guard and Pommel is Mild Steel, and the Handle is Stabilized Maple Burl. Overall length is 13 inches, Blade length is 7 inches, and the Blade width is 1 3/8 inches

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Proceeds from the Raffle will go to the Museum’s general fund to support our day to day operations.

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your responsibility to ensure you are complying with the rules and regulations that are
applicable to your situation and location.
1. Eligibility: Giveaway (the “Giveaway”) is open only to those who sign up on the
online Giveaway page and who are 18 years of age as of the date of entry. The Giveaway is only
open to legal residents of USA and is void where prohibited by law.
Employees of The Museum of the Waxhaws (the “Sponsor”) their respective affiliates, subsidiaries,
advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and their immediate family members
and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the
Giveaway. The Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and
regulations. Void where prohibited
2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by
these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements
set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of The Museum of the Waxhaws, as
final and binding as it relates to the content. The Giveaway is subject to all applicable
federal, state and local laws.
3. Giveaway Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on or about August 12, 2018
and ending August 25, 2018. All online entries must be received by August 25, 2018 at 11:59PM EST.
4. How to Enter: Below are the methods to enter the Giveaway drawing.
Enter via the website: The Giveaway may be entered by making a contribution
and submitting an entry using the online form provided on this site.
The entry must fulfill all Giveaway requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a
prize. Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may
be disqualified at the sole discretion of The Museum of the Waxhaws. You may enter as many time as you like and you must fill in the information requested.
5. Additional Conditions. For any reason you may request a refund of your donation
and cancellation of your entry(s) within 7 days prior to ending date of the drawing by
contacting The Museum of the Waxhaws. Any incomplete or illegible entries will not
be processed. The use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed, photocopied entries,
or multiple entries sent in bulk mail, or like methods (including without limitation the use
of any promotion/sweepstakes subscription, notification entry or like sites or services
that offers sweepstakes entry services “on behalf of” Entrant) is strictly prohibited. Any
attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of tickets or entries by
using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other
methods may void that participant’s entries and that participant may be disqualified. Use
of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.
Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, postage due, invalid, unintelligible
or misdirected entry applications, which will be disqualified and destroyed. In the event
of a dispute as to any entry application, the authorized account holder of the email
address, if applicable, used to register will be deemed to be the Entrant. Except in the
case of gift entries, all entries must be made in the name of the individual and no
transfer of ownership of a ticket is permitted. No entries will be accepted from or on
behalf of, corporations, trusts, partnerships, or other entities.
6. Prizes: Winners will receive the Dagger, approximate retail value of $1000.00.
Actual/appraised value may differ at the time of prize award. The specifics of the prize
shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. No cash or other prize substitution permitted
except at Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize related
expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall
be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment
of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance
of prize constitutes permission for The Museum of the Waxhaws to use winner’s name, likeness,
and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless
prohibited by law.
7. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received in the
Giveaway prior to the drawing date.
8. Winner selection and notification: Winners of the Giveaway will be selected in a
random drawing under the supervision of the Sponsor. Winners will be notified via the
contact information provided on the entry form and via email to the email address they
entered the Giveaway with within five (5) days following the winner selection. [company
name] shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to winners’
spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for winners’ provision of incorrect or
otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be
contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 15 days from the time award
notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and
releases as required, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected.
The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Giveaway is conditioned upon
compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION

9. Rights Granted by you: By entering this contest you understand that The Museum of the Waxhaws, anyone acting on behalf of The Museum of the Waxhaws, or its respective licensees,
successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further
notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in
any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the world, your entry,
including, without limitation, the entry and winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice,
likeness, image or statements about the Giveaway, and biographical information as
news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional
purposes without any further compensation.
10. Terms: The Museum of the Waxhaws reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel,
terminate, modify or suspend the Giveaway should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs,
non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or
affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Giveaway. In such
case, The Museum of the Waxhaws may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior
to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by The Museum of the Waxhaws. The Museum of the Waxhaws reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or
attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Giveaway or website
or violates these Terms & Conditions.
The Museum of the Waxhaws has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the
Giveaway, to void entries for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries
from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same
computer in excess of that allowed by Giveaway rules; or the use of bots, macros or
scripts or other technical means for entering.
Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the
legitimate operation of the Giveaway may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and
should such an attempt be made, The Museum of the Waxhaws reserves the right to seek damages
from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
By entering the Giveaway you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from
The Museum of the Waxhaws. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by
clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.
11. Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless
The Museum of the Waxhaws and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies,
partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and
directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that
may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such
entrant’s participation in the Giveaway and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or
misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including
but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or
software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or
Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or
the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of
the Promotion or the processing of entries.
condition of participating in this Giveaway, participant agrees that any and all disputes
which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or
connected with this Giveaway, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form
of class action, exclusively before a court located in [state/province] having jurisdiction.
Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to
obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or
consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s
actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Giveaway), and
participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
13.Winners List: To obtain a copy of the winner’s name or a copy of these Official
Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Museum of the Waxhaws, PO Box 7 Waxhaw, NC 28173. Requests must be received no later than September 15, 2018
15. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Giveaway is The Museum of the Waxhaws
8215 Waxhaw Hwy, PO Box 7, Waxhaw, NC 28173


1 ticket for $10.00, 3 tickets for $20.00, 6 tickets for $30.00