TO ENTER: No purchase necessary. Giveaway begins Wednesday, August 11, 2010, at 1 p.m. EST and ends on Wednesday, September 1, 2010, at 1 p.m. EST. To enter, go to the MNN Facebook page and become a fan.  If any dispute arises concerning the identity of an entrant, the owner of the Facebook account (owner of e-mail registered with Facebook) shall be deemed the entrant.

DEADLINE: Giveaway entries include ALL Mother Nature Networks fans at the time of Wednesday, September 1, 2010, at 1 p.m. EST. Fans received after this time will not be considered.

WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: One (1) winner will be selected by Mother Nature Network by randomized selection from among all eligible entries on or after Wednesday, September 1, 2010. The winner will be notified at the Facebook account used to enter the contest. If a selected winner is ineligible, declines the prize, or if Mother Nature Network is unable to make contact with a selected winner after reasonable effort and time (72 hours), the prize shall be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate winner selected by another randomized selection from all remaining entries.

AWARDING & DELIVERY OF PRIZE: Subject to eligibility verification. 

The winner will receive:

One (1) Natural willow eco-friendly wine and cheese picnic basket set with accessories (food and drink not included). Retail value of prize: $59.99. Winner is responsible for all other expenses incident to use of prize and other attachments for charger. The winner will be contacted via Facebook message by a representative from Mother Nature Network and must claim prizes via instructions from an MNN representative. 


ELIGIBILITY: Entrants must be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry and a legal U.S. resident currently residing in the continental United States.  If requested, the winner must provide proof of age, identity and residency. Employees and immediate family members of Mother Nature Network, any of the six books and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising agencies are not eligible to win. This contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law.


A. Use of winner's name: By entering, each entrant grants permission, without further compensation, to MNN to use the entrant's name, voice, photograph, likeness and biographical material for broadcast and promotional purposes in connection with the contest.

B. Execution of Affidavit and Release: By entering, each entrant agrees that if selected as the winner, he/she will sign a release and waiver of liability. The prize may be forfeited and awarded to another entrant if winner does not execute the prepared form of release and waiver and make arrangements for pick-up or delivery of the prize within two (2) business days after being notified or if selected winner is not eligible in accordance with these rules.

C. Release Station of Liability: By entering, entrants agree to release Sponsors from any claim, loss, liability, damage or injury of any kind arising from their participation in the contest of their receipt or use of the contest prize.

D. Governing Law: This contest shall be governed and enforced pursuant to the laws of the state of Georgia, excluding choice of law provisions.

E. If the prize becomes unavailable for any reason, Sponsors reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable value. Returned or unclaimed prizes will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected. Winner is solely responsible for all taxes associated with prize receipt and/or use.

INTERNET: If for any reason, the Internet-related portion of this contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, tampering, fraud, technical failure, or any other cause which corrupts or threatens the administration, security or integrity of the contest, Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the contest or any portion of the contest. ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE FAIR AND LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE CONTEST. Information submitted in entries, including entrant's name, address, e-mail address, etc., may be used by MNN for marketing or promotional purposes.

SPONSOR Mother Nature Network: 191 Peachtree St., Atlanta, GA  30303. 

Read more about the picnic basket giveaway here

Official rules: Eco-friendly picnic basket set
Read the rules, and then become an MNN Facebook fan to win.