ENTER SWEEPSTAKES HERE – Masterpiece Sweepstakes page.
ENTRY LIMIT – There is a limit of one (1) online entry via the online entry form per eligible person per day during the Promotion Period, regardless of the number of email addresses or accounts a person may have.
ELIGIBILITY – The “2015 Downton Abbey Sweepstakes” is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, the US Virgin Islands, the District of Columbia and Canada (excluding the province of Quebec), who are 18 years of age or older (or the age of majority in the jurisdiction of their residence, whichever is older) and who possess a valid United States or Canadian Passport with an expiration date after December 31, 2015.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD – The Sweepstakes begins on or about 12:01:00 a.m. (midnight) CST on December 15, 2014 and ends 11:59:59 p.m. CST on March 15, 2015.
PRIZES – Monthly Prize (4 winners in total):
Each month during the Promotion Period, One (1) Monthly Prize Winner will be selected, via random drawing, to receive: all five seasons of Downton Abbey on DVD and assorted Downton Abbey merchandise from shopPBS.org. Each Monthly Prize Winner remains in the drawing for the Grand Prize. Total ARV of each Monthly Prize: $500.00 United States Dollars
Grand Prize (1 winner):
One (1) winner will be awarded the following Grand Prize:
(i) a trip for two (2) adults (18 years of age or older or the age of majority in the jurisdiction of their residence, whichever is older) to Great Britain, leaving the United States on Sunday, July 26, 2015, arriving in London Monday, July 27, 2015, and returning to the United States on Friday, July 31, 2015 (with flight dates subject to availability on Delta Air Lines);
(ii) The Grand Prize Winner and his/her travel companion must travel together on the same itinerary and must travel to/from London on the following dates (flight dates subject to availability): Sunday, July 26, 2015 and Friday, July 31, 2015;
(iii) air travel will be via round-trip (economy class) airfare for two (2) adults to London Heathrow Airport on Delta Air Lines from any Delta Air Lines-operated U.S. gateway city at the time of travel;
(iv) train travel for two (2) adults on Heathrow Express from airport to central London upon arrival and from central London back to Heathrow Airport upon departure;
(v) hotel accommodation for two (2) consecutive nights in central London commencing on Monday, July 27, 2015 (single standard room, double occupancy) at a Radisson Blu Edwardian hotel in London, including daily breakfast for two (2) adults;
(vi) private behind-the-scenes tour of Ealing Studios in central London (where “downstairs” scenes from Downton Abbey are filmed), with taxi fare to and from Ealing Studios;
(vii) private training in British Etiquette with a senior tutor from The English Manner, a leading consultancy in contemporary etiquette and protocol, established by Alexandra Messervy, formerly of the Royal Household of Her Majesty The Queen;
(viii) hotel accommodation for two (2) consecutive nights commencing on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 (standard room, double occupancy) at The Bear Hotel, 4-star, 13th century coaching inn located in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, including daily breakfast for two (2) adults;
(ix) private driving tour of the Oxfordshire Cotswolds, courtesy of International Friends tours, taking in Downton Abbey film locations such as Bampton, Shilton, Cogges, and Swinbrook village. Includes lunch at the Swan Inn, Swinbrook, the setting where characters Lady Sybil and Tom Branson eloped in Season 2 of Downton Abbey;
(x) visit to iconic Highclere Castle for afternoon tea with owner and resident, The Countess of Carnarvon, who will provide a signed copy of her book, Lady Catherine, the Earl, and the Real Downton Abbey and two (2) gift bags with Highclere Castle merchandise. Executive car and driver provided for travel to and from Highclere Castle by International Friends tours. Includes access to the Castle Gardens and the Egyptian Exhibition in the cellars of the Castle, which contain over 5,000 objects found in the tomb of Tutankhamen; and
(xi) all five (5) seasons of Downton Abbey on DVD, the official companion book, A Year in the Life of Downton Abbey signed by cast members, and assorted Downton Abbey merchandise.