Cracker Barrel Old Country Store®
“Grand Opening Giveaway Sweepstakes”
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® “Grand Opening Giveaway Sweepstakes” (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including District of Columbia) over the age of majority at time of entry in their jurisdiction of residence. Employees of Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (“Cracker Barrel” or “Sponsor”), Launchfire Interactive, Inc. or any of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other company or individual involved with the design, production execution or distribution of the Sweepstakes (collectively, “Sweepstakes Parties”) and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year) of each such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
2. Sponsor and Administrator
Sponsor: Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc., P.O. Box 787, Lebanon, Tennessee 37088-0787. Administrator: Launchfire Interactive, Inc., 200 Isabella Street, Suite 500, Ottawa, ON K1S 1V7.
The Sweepstakes begins on July 12, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. Central Time (“CT”) and ends on September 8, 2013 at 10:00 p.m. CT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes.
4. How to Enter
· Opt-in to Receive Emails from Cracker Barrel: You will be awarded ten (10) entries if you sign up to receive email communications from Cracker Barrel through the Site.
· Opt-in to Receive SMSs from Cracker Barrel: Upon agreeing to receive SMS/text message (“SMS”) communications from Cracker Barrel through the Site you will be awarded ten (10) entries. Standard text and data rates may apply. By opting in to receive SMS messages: (i) you represent that you are the account holder for the wireless number provided or have the permission of the account holder; and (ii) you will receive up to 4 messages sent per month. To unsubscribe, text STOP to 22627. For help, text HELP to 22627.
· Like Cracker Barrel’s Facebook Page: You will be awarded ten (10) entries if you ‘like’ Sponsor’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/CrackerBarrelFayetteville.
Mailing-In: Alternatively you can receive entries by hand printing your name, age, complete address (including zip or postal code), daytime phone number, email address, on a 3”x 5” card and mail it, postage prepaid, to: The Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® “Grand Opening Giveaway Sweepstakes” P.O. Box, 787, Lebanon, TN 37088. Upon receipt of such card, you will be awarded with twenty one (21) entries. Mail in entries must be postmarked by September 8, 2013 and received no later than September 23, 2013.
Limit of twenty one (21) entries per person, per email address during the Sweepstakes Period regardless of method of entry. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that participant’s plays and that participant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant or player. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. All entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
5. Winner Selection
At the conclusion of each week during the Sweepstakes Period (see Schedule below) at approximately 5:00 P.M CT, Administrator or an independent judging agency will select one (1) entry for the secondary prize described below in Section 8 in a random drawing of all valid entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The entrant may be awarded the prize (subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these rules). Administrator’s decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of potential winner(s) are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning the Secondary prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
Draw 1 – July 19, 2013
Draw 2 - July 26, 2013
Draw 3- August 2, 2013
Draw 4 - August 9, 2013
Draw 5 - August 16, 2013
Draw 6 - August 23, 2013
Draw 7 - August 30, 2013
Draw 8 - September 9, 2013
On or about September 23, 2013 the Sponsor or an independent judging agency will select one (1) entry for the grand prize described below in a random drawing of all valid entries received. Each selected entrant will be contacted using the email address or telephone number provided with the entry (as determined in Sponsor’s discretion) and may be awarded the prize (subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules). Potential winner will be notified approximately one (1) day after the applicable drawing. Failure to respond to the initial verification contact within five (5) days of notification or return of e-mail notification as undeliverable after three (3) attempts may, in Cracker Barrel’s sole discretion, result in disqualification. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.
6. POTENTIAL SWEEPSTAKES WINNER IS SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES.
7. Verification of Potential Winner
The potential prize winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return to Sponsor, within five (5) days of the date notice is sent, an affidavit of eligibility, and liability/publicity release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize if applicable. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required time period (if applicable), or if the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. In the event that a potential winner of a prize is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries.
One (1) grand prize winner will receive a Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Slat or Woven rocker (ARV: $150) and one (1) one hundred dollar ($100) Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Gift Card.
A maximum of eight (8) secondary prize winners will receive a Cracker Barrel Old Country Store gift basket containing: Cracker Barrel Old Country Store pancake mix, syrup, coffee, coffee mug, peg game, and $25 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store gift card.
For all Prizes
Prizes are awarded “AS IS” and without any warranty or guarantee, either express or implied (including, without limitation, quality, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose). No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. No cash equivalent and all prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at Cracker Barrel’s sole discretion. All gift cards awarded are subject to separate (standard) gift card terms and conditions. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Total ARV of all prizes is $713.60.
9. Entry Conditions and Release
By entering, each entrant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Cracker Barrel; (b) release and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Parties and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliated companies, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Sweepstakes, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless Cracker Barrel from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorneys fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or entrant’s acceptance, use or misuse of prize.
Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes winners consent to Sponsor’s and its agents use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for Sweepstakes purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
11. General Conditions
Sponsor and/or Administrator reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s and/or Administrator’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other Sweepstakes or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
12. 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; (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; or (e) 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.
Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee or the appropriate Tennessee State Court located in Wilson County, Tennessee; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Tennessee, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Tennessee or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Tennessee.
14. Entrant Information
15. Social Media Platforms
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook®. You are providing your information to Cracker Barrel, and not to Facebook®. Facebook is completely released of all liability from each entrant in this contest. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the contest must be directed to Cracker Barrel, and not to Facebook. Terms of Service for Facebook may be viewed at www.facebook.com.
16. Winner List
Winner List requests will only be accepted after the Sweepstakes end date (listed above) and no later than November 23, 2013. For a Winners List, mail in your request to Winners List - The Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® “Grand Opening Giveaway Sweepstakes” c/o Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc., P.O. Box, 787, Lebanon, TN 37088.
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