Chomper Chums Scavenger Hunt Contest Rules


Philadelphia Zoo & United Concordia (Hereinafter collectively referred to as "Sponsors"). 
Chomper Chums Champion Scavenger Hunt at Philadelphia Zoo Presented by United Concordia.


Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States and entrants must be under 18 years old. Employees of Sponsors, their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies and anyone involved in this Sweepstakes' production, development or handling, and immediate families/household members of anyone so employed are not eligible. 
By entering, participants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless the Sponsors, their parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, licensees and assigns, advertising and promotional agencies and prize suppliers and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives from any and all claims, liabilities and damages arising from or relating to an entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of any prize including without limitation (i) any condition caused by events beyond Sponsors' control that may cause the Sweepstakes to be disrupted or corrupted and (ii) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes. 
Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. All submissions become the sole property of the Sponsors of this promotion, and will not be acknowledged. Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules. 
Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for Sponsor organizations or entities responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the sweepstakes or supplying the prize, and their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible to enter or play. "Immediate family members" shall mean parents, stepparents, children, stepchildren, siblings, stepsiblings, or spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year. 


No Purchase Necessary.

To enter complete the Chomper Chums Scavenger Hunt Quiz at the Kiosk located in KizZooU. (1) Entry per person please.

Download the free Chomper Chums App to learn how to win a free ticket to Philadelphia Zoo.


The Sweepstakes begins 9:00am EST on July 8th 2014, and ends 12 noon EST on February 28th, 2017. A total of 6 winners will be randomly selected for Behind the Scenes. A total of 1,000 winners will receive a ticket to Philadelphia Zoo upon earning a set amount of coins within the Chomper Chums app. Entries remain the property of Sponsors and will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsors are not responsible for entries that are lost, late, illegible, incomplete, misdirected, altered, or tampered with. 


Winners of the Behind the Scenes experience will be randomly selected six times throughout the Sweepstakes period (from commencement through deadline) from among all valid entries received. Winners will be notified by e-mail, and/or phone. If for any reason, the grand prize is not claimed or winner is disqualified, the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner, time permitting, selected at random from remaining valid, eligible entries timely submitted. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, Philadelphia Zoo reserves the right at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify and/or suspend the Sweepstakes and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. 

Zoo ticket winners will be notified on the Chomper Chums app upon completion of earning the set amount of coins in the app.


(6) prize winner will receive one (1) Behind the Scenes Tour at Philadelphia Zoo. The prize is valued at approximately $150.00. Prize does not include any taxes or gratuities or parking. Philadelphia Zoo will determine and schedule the Behind the Scenes Tour based upon availability.

(1,000) prize winners will receive (1) general admission ticket to Philadelphia Zoo. The prize is valued at approximately $18.00. Tickets are valid for one year after issuance. Prize does not include any taxes or gratuities or parking.

Any and all expenses not specifically listed herein are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Federal, state and local taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner, who will receive an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the final actual value of any prize valued at $600 or more. If Winner is a minor under state law, prize will be awarded in name of parent or legal guardian. 
Odds of winning depend on the number of valid entries received. No substitution or transfer of prize except with Sponsors' permission or where required by law. If for any reason announced prize becomes unavailable, Sponsor may award a substitute prize of equal or greater value. 
Some restrictions may apply. Portions of Prize are subject to availability. Sponsor is not responsible for cancellation or preemption of show/event or for other circumstances that make it impractical or impossible to fulfill these elements of the prize. Winners are not entitled to exchange or transfer prizes or to obtain cash or other substitutes, but Sponsor in its sole discretion may substitute prizes of equal or greater value. 


By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor/Judges and the sweepstakes administrator, which shall be final in all respects. 
By participating in this sweepstakes and accepting any prize that they may win, entrants agree to release the Sponsors and their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliate companies, their advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of the prize. 
Entrants authorize the Released Parties to use their name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in programming or promotional material, worldwide in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor's sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation. 
To claim prize: (a)  prize winners must provide proof of age, identity and residency 


Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. 
For a list of 2014 sweepstakes winners, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Philadelphia Zoo Family, Marketing Department, 3400 West Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104 by December 31, 2014. 
Sponsors reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to cancel, terminate, modify and/or suspend the contest in the event of tampering or other circumstances, including but not limited to acts of God or civil disturbance that render it impractical or impossible to complete or fulfill the contest as originally planned. 

Disclaimer: Sponsors will not be responsible for: (a) any late, lost, misrouted, garbled, distorted, or damaged transmissions or entries; (b) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet, or other computer or communications related malfunctions or failures; (c) any contest disruptions, injuries, losses or damages caused by events beyond the control of Sponsors or by non-authorized human intervention; or (d) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the contest.