Austin Eastciders Trip to Austin Sweepstakes #2


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  A purchase will not increase your chance of winning.  This Sweepstakes is open ONLY to the legal U.S. residents of the stateS of AZ, CT, DE, GA, IA, KS, MD, MO, NC, NM, NJ, NY, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA. who are 21 years of age or older at time of entry.  Void elsewhere and where prohibited or restricted by law.

Austin Eastciders, their subsidiaries and affiliated companies (together, the “Sponsor”), will conduct the Sweepstakes substantially as described in these rules, and by participating, each participant agrees’ as follows:

Description of Sweepstakes, Prize: Austin Eastciders Trip to Austin Sweepstakes. Grand Prize: ONE (1) $300.00 Gift Card for travel, two nights hotel stay and a visit to the Austin Eastciders Collaboratory. ARV of prize is $500.00.  ARV may vary. Total of ONE (1) winner will be selected. By accepting the prize, winner waives the right to assert as a cost of winning said prize, any and all costs of redemption or travel to redeem said prize and any and all liability that might arise from redeeming or seeking said prize.  All costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use that are not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the winner.  Winner also accepts sole responsibility for any miscellaneous costs relating to acceptance of prize.  Alcohol beverages are not part of any prize.

Dates of Sweepstakes:  The Sweepstakes will begin on or about September 1, 2019 and end on or about October 31, 2019.

How to Enter:  Enter two ways:  1) By Texting keywords found on the Austin Eastciders Sweepstakes displays at retail outlets. Limit one (1) text entry per person per day during this sweepstakes period, regardless of the method of entry. Text numbers may vary depending on the display. 2) During the Sweepstakes period, visit (the “Sweepstakes website”) and, if you advise that you are 21 years or older, complete and submit the entry on-line entry form with all required information to receive one (1) entry in the Sweepstakes.  A valid e-mail address is required.  All on-line entries must be received no later than 11:59:59 p.m. (ET) on October 31, 2019.  All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor.  Receipt of entry may be acknowledged but such acknowledgment does not constitute any representation of eligibility for the Sweepstakes nor is it otherwise binding upon Sponsor.  No alterations or forged entries are permitted.  Prize will be awarded to the name corresponding to the e-mail address from which the e-mail transmission originated.

Other Requirements:  All information must be current. No Purchase necessary. YOU MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE AND A RESIDENT UNITED STATES TO PARTICIPATE.

Eligibility, and Limitations: All entries must be received by October 31, 2019 at 11:59pm.  Participants and winner(s) must be U.S. residents, Current address and Valid Driver’s License in AZ, CT, DE, GA, IA, KS, MD, MO, NC, NM, NJ, NY, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA  and at least 21-years old as determined by the Sponsor. Only one (1) prize per household will be allowed for the Sweepstakes.  Prize is non-transferable. HP2 or the Sponsor will not substitute winnings with different prizes or monetary compensation.  Employees of the Sponsor, the Sweepstakes participating sponsors, retail licensees, advertising and promotional agencies, alcohol beverage suppliers, importers, wholesalers, distributors and members of the immediate family of any such persons are not eligible to participate and win.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as “in-laws,” or by current or past marriage(s), remarriage(s), adoption, cohabitation or other family extension, and any other persons residing at the same household whether or not related.

Entry Forms: 3 X 5 Card Entries must be handwritten.  No photocopies or mechanical reproductions are permitted.

Publicity; Use of Personal Information:  By participating, all participants and winner(s) grant the Sponsor exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices, and likenesses in connection with promotion of this and other Sweepstakes and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use.

Release:  By participating, each participant and winner waives any and all claims of liability against the Sponsor, the Sweepstakes administrator, its employees and agents, the Sweepstakes sponsors and their respective employees and agents (collectively, the “Release Parties”), for any personal injury or loss which may occur from the conduct of, or participation in, the Sweepstakes, or from the use of any prize.  In order to receive a prize, participants are asked to sign an official affidavit of eligibility form provided by the Sponsor and return it within 3 calendar days. If the affidavit of eligibility is not returned within 3 calendar days another potential will be selected.

Limitations of Liability:  The Released Parties are not responsible for:  (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (b) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software whether originating with entrant, Sponsor, or any third party; (c) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (d) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (e) late, lost, undeliverable, misdirected, illegible, damaged, incomplete, incorrect, stolen, or postage due entries/mail; or (f) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.  If for any reason an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes, unless it is not possible to award another entry due to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. In the event of a discontinuance of the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, for any reason, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance, and in no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims. 

Taxes:  Any valuation of the prize(s) stated above is based on available information provided to the Sponsor, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law.  Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize(s) and paying any expenses associated with any prize that are not specifically provided for in the official rules.  Each winner must provide the Sponsor with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded.  Prizes are not transferable, redeemable for cash or exchangeable for any other prize.  Any person winning over $600 in prizes from HP2 will receive an IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.

Decisions:  By participating in the Sweepstakes, participants agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor and Administrator personnel.  The Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner and may refuse to award any prize to a person who is ineligible or who the Sponsor believes has violated any rule, gained unfair advantage in participating in the Sweepstakes, or obtained winner status using fraudulent means.  The Sponsor will interpret these rules and resolve any disputes, conflicting claims or ambiguities concerning the rules or the Sweepstakes and the Sponsor’s decisions concerning such disputes shall be final.  If the conduct or outcome of the Sweepstakes is affected by human error, any mechanical malfunctions or failures of any kind, intentional interference or any event beyond the control of the Sponsor, the Sponsor reserves the right to terminate this Sweepstakes, or make such other decisions regarding the outcome as the Sponsor deems appropriate.  All decisions will be made by the Sponsor and are final.  The Sponsor may waive any of these rules in its sole discretion.

Miscellaneous: The Sponsor may substitute prizes, amend the rules or discontinue the Sweepstakes at any time. The Sponsor disclaims any responsibility to notify participants of any aspect related to the conduct of the Sweepstakes.  Written copies of these rules are available by mail with written request with a stamped, self-addressed return envelope at the P. O Box indicated above or may be read on this website.  All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

Compliance with Law:  The conduct of the Sweepstakes is governed by the applicable laws of the Unites States of America, which take precedence over any rule to the contrary herein.  Sponsors shall follow the applicable laws for conducting sweepstakes, including notice to the state attorney general or consumer affairs office, posting of a prize bond, furnishing lists of winners, providing specific written information about the Sweepstakes, etc. as required by local and state law.

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