Selfie with Sir Turtle Official Contest Rules

Contest Entry:

Win 2 roundtrip Economy Class tickets to fly to Grand Cayman from Tampa International Airport on Cayman Airways. Winners must pay all applicable government and airport taxes & fees prior to travel. Travel must be completed within one year from the date of the prize letter issued. Blackout dates and other restrictions apply which will be outlined in each prize letter issued for the tickets. Any and all additional expenses, costs, fees, and/or charges associated with the winner’s use of the tickets, including, but not limited to, passport fees, seating upgrade fees, baggage fees, and changes to the itinerary, are the responsibility of the winner.

Eligible entries must include a photo of the individual entering the contest along with one of the Sir Turtle™ images located at these locations throughout TPA: In the Main Terminal on Level 3/Transfer Level at the Master Plan Gallery in between the terminal and Marriott hotel; at the Cayman Airways ticket counter; and in the lounge area between the Airside F and Airside E shuttles in the Main Terminal. Locations are subject to change.

Entries will also include the hashtag #CaymanContest within the post.

Entries may only be submitted to Tampa International Airport via Twitter @FlyTPA, via Facebook FlyTPA or via Instagram #FlyTPA. Please note that this contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. You are providing your photo entry to the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority and not Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

Winners may not substitute or transfer the prize and the prize is not redeemable for cash. 

Contest period begins on Monday, June 20, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. ET and concludes on Friday, July 1, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. ET. Any entries received prior to Friday, June 17, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. ET or after Friday, July 1, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. ET will not be accepted or entered into the contest.

All entries become the property of Hillsborough County Aviation Authority/Tampa International Airport and may be used for promotional purposes.


No purchase necessary to enter. Contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

One entry per person will be accepted for the contest and contestants must select one social media account for their entry if the contestant has multiple social media accounts.

Hillsborough County Aviation Authority/Tampa International Airport reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner who, in its sole suspicion, tampers with the entry process, intentionally submits more than a single entry, violates these Official Rules, or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.

Entries that do not contain all of the required elements will be disqualified and will not be considered for the drawing. Eligibility is determined by contest judges and their decision is final.

Contest is open to legal residents of the United States, excluding current employees of the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority and their immediate family members.  Contestants must be at least 18 years of age at time of contest entry.

Selection and Award of Prizes:

All eligible entries will be printed out and entered into a drawing and one entry will be selected from the pool of eligible entries as the winner.

The winning contestant will be notified with a reply to the address from which he or she submitted their entry immediately following the selection of the winning entry.

The winning entry will be announced to the public at 2:00 p.m. ET on Friday, July 1, 2016 via the Tampa International Airport social media accounts on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission to use the winning contestant’s name and likeness for promotional purposes without further compensation except where prohibited by law.

Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries.

Limitations of Liability:

Hillsborough County Aviation Authority/Tampa International Airport and its Board members, directors, officers, employees and agents, as well as Cayman Airways, assume no responsibility or liability for (1) late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, or unintelligible entries; (2) telephone, electronic, hardware, or software program, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties; (3) errors in transmission; (4) any condition caused by events beyond the control of Hillsborough County Aviation Authority/Tampa International Airport and/or Cayman Airways that may cause the contest to be disrupted or corrupted; (5) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by the prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of the prize, or from participation in the contest; or (6) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the contest.

As a condition to participating in this contest, contestant agrees:

(i) that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this contest, or any prize awarded as a result of this contest, shall be resolved individually and exclusively by arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association in Tampa, Florida;

(ii) that all claims, judgments and awards resulting from any arbitration shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this contest but in no event attorney fees;

(iii) that under no circumstances will contestant be permitted to obtain awards for, and contestant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than out-of-pocket expenses as set forth above, and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased;

(iv) that Hillsborough County Aviation Authority/Tampa International Airport and Cayman Airways reserve the right to establish additional or different contest rules as may be required by law; and

(v) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Hillsborough County Aviation Authority/Tampa International Airport, which shall be final and that all federal, state and local laws apply. 

Inquiries or questions:

Any inquiries or questions regarding this contest, including any request for the names of the winner, may be sent by email or mail to Communications Manager Emily Nipps at or write to Hillsborough County Aviation Authority P.O. Box 22287, Tampa, FL 33622.

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