Three finalists will be notified by phone on or before Friday May 19, 2006. Finalists will be selected from all entries, and will be judged based on taste, look, creativity and originality. They and their homemade cupcakes will appear at Good Morning America Times Square Studio on or about the morning of Saturday June 3rd, 2006. There will be a tasting by a panel of judges, selected at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Judges will announce the winner of the Challenge live on the show. Winning will be selected at Judges sole discretion based on prepared cupcakes' taste, look, creativity and originality. On or about Sunday June 4th, 2006, the winner will be given an opportunity to make their cupcakes live on Good Morning America.
Finalists must be able to travel to our studios for the final judging on June 3rd, 2006; if a selected finalist is unable to travel on the dates specified by the Sponsor, Sponsor reserves the right to select alternate finalist(s), time permitting. Good Morning America Weekend will provide roundtrip coach class airfare from an airport near the finalists' home to a New York area airport; ground transportation in NY as necessary to transport the finalist to/from airport, to/from hotel, to/from studio to our studios; and one night of hotel accommodation for finalists, and 2 nights of hotel accommodation for winner, in hotel of Sponsor's choosing. All travel and accommodation arrangements are made at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Finalist and Travel Companion must travel on the same itinerary. All expenses not specifically provided for herein are the Finalists' sole responsibility. Some restrictions may apply.
If a minor is selected as Finalist, Finalist must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian and that parent or legal guardian will be counted as Finalists' Travel Companion.
By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor/Judges and the administrator, which shall be final in all respects.
By participating in the Promotion entrants agree to release Good Morning America Weekend, American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, 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 the Promotion.
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.