GATORADE® “NBA ALL-STAR GAME 2019” SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. MESSAGE AND DATA RATES MAY APPLY IF PARTICIPATING VIA A MOBILE DEVICE. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 a.m. ET (midnight) on 7/01/2018 and ends at 11:59:59 a.m. ET on 8/31/18 (“Sweepstakes Period”).
HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, you can enter via the following methods: (a) UPLOAD: Upload a photo (as described below) of your receipt to www.pepsicopromo.com/basketball between 7/01/18 12:00:00 a.m. ET and 11:59:59 p.m. ET on 8/31/18. Snap a photo of your in-store receipt ensuring that the picture clearly shows a single purchase of any four (4) Gatorade products and the date and time of the purchase. Each receipt may only be submitted once. (b) MAIL-IN: To enter without purchase or uploading a receipt image, hand print your first and last name, complete street address, daytime phone number, date of birth and email address (optional) on a 3” x 5” index card or piece of paper and place your entry into an outer-mailing envelope with proper postage affixed and mail it to: GATORADE “NBA All Star Game” SWEEPSTAKES, c/o PSG, PO BOX 941459, Maitland, FL 32794-1459. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by 8/31/18 and received by 9/05/18. If entering by mail, each entry must be mailed separately in a hand-addressed, postmarked envelope. No photocopied or mechanically reproduced entries accepted. Entries become property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Use of any robotic, automatic, programmed or similar methods of entries will void all entries by and result in disqualification of violator. In the event of an identity dispute of an entrant whom entered via upload, entry will be considered made by the registered owner of the phone number used for entering. No other forms of entry are valid.
Limit one (1) entry per day per person and per qualifying receipt. A “day” is defined as a twenty-four (24) hour time period beginning at 12:00:00 a.m. (midnight) ET and ending at 11:59:59 p.m. ET. The time clock of the Sweepstakes administrator is the official clock for this Sweepstakes
In the event of dispute over the identity of a potential winner, an online entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of such email address submitted at the time of entry, and potential winner may be required to provide identification sufficient to show that he/she is the authorized account holder of such email address. It is solely the responsibility of the entrant to notify the Sponsor in writing if the entrant changes his or her e-mail or postal address during the Sweepstakes Period. Proof of emailing does not constitute proof of delivery or entry. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Each entry submission must be manually key stroked and manually entered by the individual entrant; automated and/or repetitive electronic submission of entries (including but not limited to entries made using any script, macro, bot or sweepstakes service) will be disqualified and transmissions from these or related email/IP addresses may be blocked.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to individuals who are legal residents of the United States, residing in NC who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, contractors, directors, and officers of participating retailers, PepsiCo, Inc., Gatorade, Stokely-Van Camp, Inc, Pepsi-Cola Company and its bottlers, Pepsi Bottling Ventures (“Sponsor”), and the NBA Properties, Inc., the National Basketball Association (the “NBA”), and the NBA member teams (collectively, the “NBA Entities”) and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, distributors, Web design, advertising, fulfillment, judging and promotion agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Sweepstakes (collectively “Sponsor and Promotion Parties”), and the immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and/or “step” of each) and those living in the same households as such employees are not eligible to participate.
PRIZES: GRAND PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded. Grand Prize Package consists of:
• 3 Days/ 2 Nights Accommodations at Charlotte Area Hotel
• (2) Mountain Dew Kickstart Rising Stars Challenge Tickets on Friday, February 15, 2019
• (2) 2019 State Farm All-Star Saturday Night 2019Tickets on Saturday, February 16, 2019
• (2)NBA All-Star Game 2019 Tickets on Sunday, February 17, 2019
• $600 Pre-Paid Gift Card for Food Allowance & Misc Expense
Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $3,000.00
DRAWING: Potential winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received throughout the Sweepstakes Period on or about 9/6/18. Odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries. Drawing will be conducted by an independent judging organization, whose decisions shall be final and binding. One Grand Prize will be awarded.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winner will be notified by text, email or phone at the phone number or email address provided upon entry, within two (2) days of the drawing. If a potential prize winner is notified by text, email or phone, he/she will be required to respond within seventy-two (72) hours or prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner. Sponsor is not responsible for suspended or discontinued wireless service which may result in a potential winner not receiving initial prize notification. Once potential winner notification is confirmed to Sponsor, the potential prize winner may be sent an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release to be signed and returned within the number of days indicated on the Affidavit. In the event (i) the attempted notification is returned as undeliverable without a forwarding address; (ii) a telephone or text message notification is not confirmed to Sponsor within seventy-two (72) hours; (iii) any required documents are not returned within the required number of days; or (iv) if winner is otherwise unable to attend an event when specified or accept the prize as stated, prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner. Allow three (3) to five (5) weeks for delivery of the prize following the notification process. Prize will only be delivered to an address within NC.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sponsor and Promotion Parties and participating retailers assume no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Sweepstakes; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, camera, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Sweepstakes; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the Internet or website or any combination thereof; (e) suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless or land line phone service; or (f) any injury or damage to participants or to any other person’s computer or mobile device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Sweepstakes or download of any materials in the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part. In such event, Sponsor shall immediately suspend all drawings and prize awards, and Sponsor reserves the right to award any remaining prizes (up to the total set forth in these Official Rules) in a manner deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor, such as by way of example and not by way of limitation, in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment, and Sponsor shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor may modify and amend these Official Rules as they may appear online from time to time during the Promotion for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.
RELEASES: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants release Sponsor and Promotion Parties and participating retailers from and against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with submitting a play or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes, the receipt, ownership or use of any prize awarded, or while preparing for, participating in or traveling to or from any prize-related activity or any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement or offering of any prize. The winner shall bear all risk of loss or damage to their prize after it has been delivered. Sponsor and Promotion Parties make no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize; except for any express manufacturer’s warranty as may be included with the prize. Except where prohibited by law, winner grants to Sponsor the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide in any media now known or hereinafter known, the winner’s name, address, voice, statement, picture or other likeness, without additional compensation, for public relations, advertising and promotional purposes as may be determined by Sponsor.
CONDUCT: By participating in this Sweepstakes, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor that shall be final and binding in all respects. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the play process or the operation of the Sweepstakes; or to be acting in any manner deemed by Sponsor to be in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in any manner deemed by Sponsor to be unsportsmanlike or disruptive, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER OR PARTICIPANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR AND ITS AGENTS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON OR PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
WINNER’S LIST: For the name of the winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope, postmarked by 5/8/17 to: Gatorade “Fitness Equipment” Sweepstakes Winners’ List c/o PSG, PO Box 941459, Maitland, FL 32794-1459.
SPONSOR: Pepsi Bottling Ventures, 4141 Park Lake Avenue, Suite 600, Raleigh, NC 27612.
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