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1. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The 2022 “Purple Thunder Sweepstakes” at Circle K (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on May 16, 2022 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on July 3, 2022 (“Sweepstakes Period”). The time clock of the Sweepstakes administrator (Promotion Security Group LLC) is the official clock for this Sweepstakes.

2. HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, you can enter via the following methods:

(A) QR Code/Web Entry: Look for a QR code on Purple Thunder display materials in participating Circle K locations and scan the code from your mobile device (“Mobile Device”). By scanning the QR code, you will be taken to the URL (the “Website”). Follow the on-screen instructions to enter. Entrants will be required to provide their First & Last Name, valid Email Address, Street Address (no P.O. Boxes permitted),City, State, Zip Code, Phone Number and Date of Birth to enter. To enter via the Internet without scanning a QR code, visit the URL (the “Website”) and follow the on-screen instructions to enter.
(B) Social Media Entry: To enter the Sweepstakes via Instagram, Facebook or Twitter, log into your account and post a photo showing yourself with a Mtn Dew Purple Thunder 20oz bottle using the hashtag #CircleKGLSweepstakes to receive one (1) Entry in the Sweepstakes. You must be a registered member of Instagram, Facebook or Twitter with a public profile. Becoming a member of Instagram, Facebook or Twitter and entry into the Sweepstakes are free. To enter the Sweepstakes via Twitter, entrants must go to (or the mobile application), log into their Twitter account and Tweet their photo with the hashtag #CircleKGLSweepstakes. To enter the Sweepstakes via Facebook, entrants must log into their Facebook account and post their photo with the hashtag #CircleKGLSweepstakes. To enter the Sweepstakes via Instagram, entrants must log into their Instagram account and post their photo with the hashtag #CircleKGLSweepstakes. Social Media Entries will not be judged or evaluated in any way to determine winners. Each entrant warrants and represents the following with respect to their Social Media Entry: (a) entrant is the sole and exclusive owner of the photo and has obtained the necessary rights and consents; (b) the photo does not infringe on any rights of any third parties; (c) the photo does not content that denigrates, disparages or reflects negatively on the Sponsor; (d) the photo

does not include individuals under legal age of majority unless entrant has a signed release from such individual’s parent or legal guardian. Entrants must not include any of the following content (the “Content Restrictions”) in any Social Media Entry: (i) pornography, adult-oriented content or any other sexually-explicit material; (ii) materials relating to lotteries or gambling; (iii) explicit language or content, images of violence, or promotion of illegal activities; (iv) content in violation of intellectual property rights or laws; (v) libelous, defamatory, disparaging, tortious or slanderous materials;
(vi) content that denigrates, disparages or reflects negatively on Sponsor; (vii) tobacco, alcohol or drugs; (viii) dangerous stunts; (ix) real weapons of any kind including, but not limited to, guns, knives or projectiles; (x) material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, age or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance, or regulation; and (xi) material that is unlawful, or otherwise in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state/territory/province where the Social Media Entry is created. Any Social Media Entry that does not comply with the foregoing, in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor, will be disqualified. Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, disqualify any Social Media Entry it deems inappropriate, indecent or obscene, and unsuitable for publishing or otherwise non-compliant with these Official Rules.

Limit one (1) entry per person/email address/handle/IP address/mailing address per day, no matter which entry method is used. Each entry automatically gives Entrant one (1) Weekly Entry and one (1) Grand Prize Entry. See section 4 for all multiple entry deadlines.

3. ELIGIBILITY: You must be legal U.S. resident of MA, MD, ME, MI, NH, NY, OH, PA, VT or WV and be 18 years or older at the time of entry. Employees, contractors, directors, and officers of Circle K, PepsiCo, Inc., Pepsi-Cola Company (“Sponsor”) and its bottlers, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, distributors, suppliers, and advertising, promotional or judging agencies (collectively, “Sponsor and Promotion Parties”), and the immediate family members of such employees and persons living within the same household as such employees are not eligible to participate.

4. PRIZES/DRAWINGS: A. Weekly Prizes: (7) Seven Weekly Prizes will be awarded during the Sweepstakes Period. (1) One potential winner will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received during each Weekly Entry Period. Drawings will be conducted by an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The odds of winning a Weekly Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during each Entry Period. Limit of one (1) Weekly Prize per person/household. Winning a Weekly Prize does not disqualify you from being eligible to win the Grand Prize. Entry Periods, Drawing Dates, Weekly Prizes available and their Approximate Retail Values (“ARV”) are as follows:

Entry Period

Weekly Entry Period Dates

Drawing Date

Weekly Prizes Awarded {ARV}


5/16/22 12:00 am –

5/22/22 11:59 pm


(1) Mtn Dew Prize Pack* {$350}


5/16/22 12:00 am –

5/29/22 11:59 pm


(1) Mtn Dew Prize Pack* {$350}


5/16/22 12:00 am –

6/5/22 11:59 pm


(1) Mtn Dew Prize Pack* {$350}


5/16/22 12:00 am –

6/12/22 11:59 pm


(1) Mtn Dew Prize Pack* {$350}


5/16/22 12:00 am –

6/19/22 11:59 pm


(1) Mtn Dew Prize Pack* {$350}


5/16/22 12:00 am –

6/26/22 11:59 pm


(1) Mtn Dew Prize Pack* {$350}


5/16/22 12:00 am –

7/3/22 11:59 pm


(1) Mtn Dew Prize Pack* {$350}

B. Grand Prize: One (1) potential Grand Prize Winner will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Drawing will occur on or about 7/5/22 and will be conducted by an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.

The Grand Prize consists of one (7) $750 Circle K Gift Card*. Actual Retail Value of Grand Prize: $750.

*Gift card prizes are subject to the terms stated on the gift card or as otherwise set by the card issuer. The odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.

5. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified by email or phone at the phone number or email address provided upon entry, within three (3) days of the drawings. If a potential prize winner is notified by email or phone, they may be required to respond within seventy-two (72) hours or the prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner. Sponsor is not responsible for suspended or discontinued phone or email service that may result in a potential winner not receiving initial prize notification. In the event (i) the attempted notification is returned as undeliverable without a forwarding address; (ii) a telephone or email message notification is not confirmed to Sponsor within seventy-two (72) hours; or (iii) if winner is otherwise unable to accept the prize as stated, prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner. Allow four (4) to six (6) weeks for delivery of Prize following the notification

process. Prizes will only be delivered to addresses within MA, MD, ME, MI, NH, NY, OH, PA, VT or WV.
6. GENERAL: This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States and of the State of New York, without respect to conflict of law doctrines. Except as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, no substitution of prize is offered, no transfer of prize to a third party is permitted, and non-cash prizes may not be redeemed for cash value. Sponsor reserves the right to award a prize of equal or great value in the event the published prize becomes unavailable. Prize winner will be solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes on prizes and will receive an IRS Form 1099 for the retail value of the prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event the prize becomes unavailable. Any difference between the stated prize value and the actual prize value will not be awarded. Any portion of a prize not accepted by winner will be forfeited. Upon forfeiture for any reason as stated in these Official Rules, no compensation will be given. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Any personal information provided in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes will only be used by Sponsor to notify a potential winner and/or fulfillment of a prize and shall be subject to the Pepsi-Cola Company’s Privacy Policy available at
7. CONDUCT: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants 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 ENTRANT 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 RESPONSBILE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
8. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sponsor and Promotion Parties 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 entrants 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. Sponsor may modify and amend these Official Rules as they may appear online from time to time during the Sweepstakes for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.
9. WINNER RELEASES: All entrants, as a condition of entry into the Sweepstakes, agree to release Sponsor and Promotion Parties 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 an entry 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 of offering of any prize. Sponsor makes 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. The winner shall bear all risk of loss or damage to their prize after it has been delivered. Except where prohibited by law, winners grant 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.
10. WINNERS’ LIST: For the name of the Prize winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope, postmarked by August 5, 2022 to “Mtn Dew Purple Thunder-Circle K Sweepstakes” Winners’ List, c/o PSG P.O. Box 940340, Maitland, FL 32794-0340
11. SPONSOR: Pepsi-Cola Company, 700 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY 10577.
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