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OFFICIAL RULES

2024 PEPSI® FLORIDA CLASSIC / ORANGE BLOSSOM CLASSIC
 SWEEPSTAKES AT FAMILY DOLLAR

OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.   A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.  STANDARD MESSAGE AND DATA RATES MAY APPLY.  ONLY OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE U.S. WHO, AT THE TIME OF ENTRY AND PRIZE AWARDING, ARE RESIDING IN AL, FL OR MS AND ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER (19-AL, 21-MS). VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. MULTPLE ENTRY DEADLINES APPLY.

1.            SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD:  Entry into the Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on June 30, 2024 and ends at 11:59:59 a.m. ET on August 4, 2024 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).
2.            HOW TO ENTER A. QR Code Entry: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for the QR code on Pepsi display materials in Family Dollar locations in Alabama, Florida and Mississippi to enter from your mobile device (“Mobile Device”). By scanning the QR Code with your Mobile Device, you will be taken to the URL pepsipromos.com/hbcu and advised to follow the on-screen instructions to select your preferred Grand Prize Game Choice (Florida Classic or Orange Blossom Classic) and submit an entry. Your entry will only be valid for the Prize Pool chosen at entry. Once you have provided the required information, click “ENTER.” (a “Sweepstakes Entry”). You cannot enter solely by scanning the QR code.  Standard data rates may apply if participating via a Mobile Device. Check with your wireless service provider for details on any applicable charges. Participants are solely responsible for any such wireless charges. Not all wireless carriers may participate. B. Internet Entry without scanning a code: Visit the URL pepsipromos.com/hbcu and follow the on-screen instructions to select your preferred Grand Prize Game Choice and submit an entry. Once you have provided the required information, click “ENTER.” (a “Sweepstakes Entry”). Standard data rates may apply if participating via a Mobile Device. Check with your wireless service provider for details on any applicable charges. Participants are solely responsible for any such wireless charges. Not all wireless carriers may participate.  
Limit one (1) entry per person, per day, regardless of entry method. A “day” is defined as a twenty-four (24) hour time period beginning at 12:00:00 a.m. ET and ending at 11:59:59 p.m. ET. The time clock of the Sweepstakes Administrator is the official clock for this Sweepstakes.  Entries become the property of Sponsor and may not be acknowledged or returned. See Section 5 for multiple Entry Deadlines.
In the event of a 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 the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify the Sponsor in writing if the entrant changes his or her email or postal address during the Sweepstakes Period.  Proof of emailing does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt of entry by Sponsor.  All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned, and in some instances, will not be acknowledged.  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 or wireless phone number may be blocked. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected or incomplete entries.  Entries not in conformance with these Official Rules may be disqualified in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
3.            ELIGIBILITY:  This Sweepstakes is open to legal U.S. residents of Florida, Alabama and Mississippi and who are at least 18 years of age (19 in AL; 21 in MS) at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor, Family Dollar and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, “Promotion Parties”) and each of their immediate family members (e.g., spouse, parent, child, sibling, and their respective spouses and the “steps” of each, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household of each, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win.
Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions and interpretation, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. For purposes of the Sweepstakes, an entrant’s residential address and e-mail address will be the physical address and e-mail address submitted at the time of entry.
4.            PRIZE DETAILS Grand Prizes: Four (4) Grand Prizes will be awarded. Two Grand Prizes will be chosen from the Florida Classic Prize Pool of entries, each consisting of Roundtrip airfare for Winner and guest from airport closest winner’s home (airport selection at sponsor’s sole discretion), hotel accommodations (double occupancy) for two (2) nights,  two (2) tickets to the 2024 Florida Classic (Game Date: November 18, 2024 in Orlando, FL) and one (1) $500 AMEX giftcard*. Two Grand Prizes will be awarded from the Orange Blossom Prize Pool of entries, each consisting of Roundtrip airfare for Winner and guest from airport closest winner’s home (airport selection at sponsor’s sole discretion),  hotel accommodations (double occupancy) for two (2) nights, two (2) tickets to the 2024 Orange Blossom Classic (Game Date: September 1, 2024 in Miami Gardens, FL and one (1) $500 AMEX giftcard*. Approximate Retail Value of each Grand Prize (ARV): $2,200.00.
All costs and expenses not specifically included herein are solely the winner’s responsibility. Actual value depends on city/day/time of departure and on destination city. If Grand Prize winner’s residence is less than 250 miles away from the destination, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to provide ground transportation stipend to and from the game location in lieu of airfare; the difference in value will not be awarded.  All minors (under the age of 18) must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Guest (or if a minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) must complete and return a Liability/Travel Release prior to any travel arrangements being made. Sponsor reserves the right to assign seating .  Travel and accommodations are subject to availability and change. All travel is subject to availability, government restrictions and regulations, hotel, airline, airport or other transportation terminal (or other types of transportation) restrictions and regulations. Other restrictions may apply. Selection of airline, ground transportation (if included), and overnight accommodations, are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize related tickets are not for re-sale and cannot be sold after awarded. Winner will be required to provide a credit card prior to hotel check-in and is solely responsible for all incidental charges and may be required to sign an additional liability release for the use of the accommodations. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for canceled, delayed, suspended or rescheduled activities (including, but not limited to airline flights and related games) beyond its control. In the event Winner and/or his or her guest misses a scheduled airline flight (through no fault of Sponsor or due to Force Majeure), Sponsor will have no liability for any costs associated with changing or rebooking transportation. Winner must be able to travel on dates specified by Sponsor or Grand Prize will be forfeited. Winner and guest must have all necessary identification and/or travel documents (e.g. passport or valid driver’s license) required for travel. Grand Prize Winners and Guests are responsible for obtaining travel insurance (and all other forms of insurance), unless otherwise noted, at their option and hereby acknowledge that Sponsor has not nor will obtain or provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance.

First Prizes: Thirty (30) First Prizes will be awarded, each consisting of a Pepsi-Doritos-Family Dollar Prize Pack including: one (1) $25 Family Dollar giftcard*, one (1) Pepsi Cooler, one (1) Doritos Towel and one (1) Pepsi Grill Set. Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of each First Prize: $165.00.
*All gift cards are subject to terms and conditions as set by the issuer of such gift card.
Limit one prize per person, address and/or household.
Total ARV of all prizes available to be won is $13,750.00.
5.            DRAWING:  Potential winners will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received during each Weekly Entry Period as noted below. Drawings will be conducted by an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Promotion. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Non-winning Entries will be eligible for subsequent drawings. Limit one (1) prize per person/address/phone number/household during the entire Sweepstakes. All prizes claimed will be awarded. While reasonable efforts to award all prizes will be made by Sponsor, unclaimed prizes may not be awarded.

Entry Period

Weekly Entry Period Dates*

Drawing Date
(on or about)

Prize Description

1

12:00am ET 6/30/24 –11:59pm ET 7/6/24

7/8/24

(6) Pepsi-Doritos-Family Dollar Prize Packs
2 will be awarded weekly from among all entries from each eligible state (AL, FL & MS)

2

12:00am ET 7/7/24 –11:59pm ET 7/13/24

7/15/24

(6) Pepsi-Doritos-Family Dollar Prize Packs
2 will be awarded weekly from among all entries from each eligible state (AL, FL & MS)

3

12:00am ET 7/14/24 –11:59pm ET 7/20/24

7/21/24

(6) Pepsi-Doritos-Family Dollar Prize Packs
2 will be awarded weekly from among all entries from each eligible state (AL, FL & MS)

4

12:00am ET 7/21/24 –11:59pm ET 7/27/24

7/29/24

(6) Pepsi-Doritos-Family Dollar Prize Packs
2 will be awarded weekly from among all entries from each eligible state (AL, FL & MS)

5

12:00am ET 7/28/24 –11:59pm ET 8/4/24

8/6/24

(6) Pepsi-Doritos-Family Dollar Prize Packs
2 will be awarded weekly from among all entries from each eligible state (AL, FL & MS)

Grand Prize

GRAND PRIZE ENTRY PERIOD:
12:00am ET 6/30/24 –11:59pm ET 8/4/24

8/6/24

(2) 2024 Florida Classic Grand Prizes
(2) 2024 Orange Blossom Classic Grand Prizes

Non-winning Entries will be eligible for subsequent drawings

6.            WINNER NOTIFICATION:  Potential winner will be notified by phone and/or or email address provided upon entry, within approximately two (2) days of the drawing (“Winner Notification”).  Potential Winner will be required to respond within seventy-two (72) hours of time Winner Notification is sent or prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner, in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Sponsor is not responsible for changes in a potential winner’s mobile number or email address, or for suspended or discontinued wireless service, which may result in a potential winner not receiving Winner Notification or any other communication from Sponsor.  Once potential winner responds as directed in the Winner Notification, the potential prize winner may be sent a Liability/Publicity Release (where permitted by law) and Affidavit of Eligibility (together the “Prize Claim Documents”) to be signed and returned within the number of days indicated on the Prize Claim Documents.  In the event (i) the potential winner fails to respond to the  Winner Notification as directed within seventy-two (72) hours; (ii) any required Prize Claim Documents are not returned within the indicated number of days; (iii) if winner is otherwise unable to accept the prize as stated, (iv) if winner is determined to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, or (v) if Winner Notification, Prize Claim Documents or prize itself is returned as undeliverable, that potential winner may be disqualified and the prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prizes will only be delivered to addresses within eligible states.   
7.            LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY:  Sponsor, Promotion Parties and each of their parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, and all of their employees, officers, directors, agents, contractors, prize suppliers, promotion/advertising/fulfillment agencies associated with this Sweepstakes (collectively the “Released 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 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 or from the Website.  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 Sweepstakes for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.  Sponsor makes no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the appearance, performance or safety of any prize awarded.
8.            WINNERS RELEASES:  By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants release Sponsor, and all of the other Released 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 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.  Each winner shall bear all risk of loss or damage to their prize after it has been delivered.  Neither Sponsor nor any of the other Released Parties make any 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 (including without limitation use online at the Website), 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.
9.            GENERAL CONDITIONS:  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. Prize winner is solely responsible for any and all taxes and related expenses on the prize and may receive an IRS Form 1099 for the ARV of the prize.  Unclaimed prize(s) will not be awarded.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event a prize or any portion of a prize becomes unavailable.  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 except at Sponsor’s sole discretion.  All other expenses on the receipt and use of the prize not specifically mentioned herein are solely the responsibility of the winner.  Any difference between the stated value of any prize and the actual retail 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 http://www.pepsi.com/en-us/d/#en-us/d/privacy-policy. 
10.         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.
11.         WINNERS LIST:  For the name of the winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope, postmarked by September 4, 2024 to: 2024 PEPSI® FLORIDA CLASSIC / ORANGE BLOSSOM CLASSIC SWEEPS AT FAMILY DOLLAR- Winners List, P.O. Box 536986, Orlando, FL 32853-6986.
12.         SPONSOR: Pepsi-Cola Company, 7380 W. Sand Lake Road, Orlando, FL 32819.
13.         ADMINISTRATOR: PSG, P.O. Box 536986, Orlando, FL 32853-6986.
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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. To enter without scanning a code, visit pepsipromos.com/hbcu (the “Website”) and follow the instructions to submit an entry. MULTIPLE ENTRY DEADLINES APPLY. Open to legal residents of FL, AL & MS who are 18+ (19 in AL; 21 in MS). Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 a.m. ET on 6/30/24 and ends at 11:59:59 a.m. ET on 8/4/24. Participation is subject to complete Official Rules available at the Website. Sponsor: Pepsi-Cola Company, 7380 W. Sand Lake Road, Orlando, FL 32819.

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