LAGUNITAS GNOME BOWLING ON-PREMISE Sweepstakes
Official Rules (the "Official Rules")
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY. PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO ENTER. MUST BE A LEGAL RESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TO ENTER. VOID IN FL, NY & RI OR WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
Internet access and valid email address are required.
The Lagunitas Gnome Bowling On-Premise Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open only to legal U.S. residents in all states EXCEPT FL, NY & RI who are at least twenty-one (21) years old at the time of entry. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Lagunitas Brewing Company, licensed alcoholic beverage suppliers, importers, wholesalers, distributors and retailers, Avid Marketing Group (or "AMG") or any of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies or any other company or individual involved with the design, production, execution or distribution of the Sweepstakes (including prize suppliers), and the 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 individual are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Administrator's (as defined in Section 2 below) 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: Lagunitas Brewing Company, 1280 North McDowell Boulevard, Petaluma, CA 94954
Administrator: Avid Marketing Group, P.O. Box 1008, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1008.
The Sweepstakes begins on May 1, 2019 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") and ends on July 31, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. ET (the "Sweepstakes Period"). Sponsor is the official time keeper for this Sweepstakes.
This Sweepstakes is separate and apart from the Lagunitas Gnome Bowling Text To Win Sweepstakes, which is being offered by Sponsor from May 1, 2019 at 12:00 a.m. ET to May 31, 2019 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET. The prizes offered in the Lagunitas Gnome Bowling Text To Win Sweepstakes prizes are available at different odds of winning than the prizes offered in this Sweepstakes; see the official rules of the Lagunitas Gnome Bowling Text To Win Sweepstakes at www.Lagunitas.com/GnomeRules for full details. As such, you may enter this Sweepstakes and/or the Lagunitas Gnome Bowling Text To Win Sweepstakes, as you like. (But, as discussed in Rule 7 below, you may only win a prize in this Sweepstakes OR the Lagunitas Gnome Bowling Text To Win Sweepstakes.)
4. How to Enter
Entry Method 1: Send an SMS from your mobile device ("Mobile Device") by texting "ROLL" to 55755. Once you send the text message and verify your age, you will be redirected to a mobile friendly website, provide your date of birth, state of residence, and e-mail address as instructed on the website. (SENDING TEXT MESSAGE ALONE WILL NOT RESULT IN ENTRY.) For additional support, text HELP to 55755 or STOP to cancel at any time. Text messaging service is not available in all areas or on all mobile devices. Carrier's standard messaging and data rates and other fees/charges apply. You are advised to review your carrier's rate plan before participating in the Sweepstakes via text message. All entries via this method must be submitted by 11:59:59 p.m. ET on July 31, 2019.
Entry Method 2: To enter without sending a text, visit www.Lagunitas.com/BowlRules and follow the on-screen entry instructions . You must fully complete the registration, including your date of birth, state of residence, telephone number and e-mail address as instructed on the website. Normal time rates, if any, charged by Internet service provider will apply. All entries via this method must be submitted by 11:59:59 p.m. ET on July 31, 2019.
No more than ONE (1) entry PER PERSON regardless of entry method for the Sweepstakes Period. Multiple entries per person will automatically result in disqualification. No alterations or forged entries are permitted. Receipt of entry may be acknowledged by Sponsor/Administrator; however, any such acknowledgment is not otherwise binding upon Sponsor or Administrator. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt or proof of entry.
In case of dispute as to identity of entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address used to submit the entry. "Authorized Account Holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
Sponsor and Administrator are not responsible for technical difficulties or Internet service disruptions or other equipment or service issues which might affect an on-line user's (including a person who participates by sending a text message) ability to enter and qualify or the ability of Sponsor/Administrator to notify the winners. Sponsor and Administrator assume no responsibility for lost, late, damaged, misdirected, illegible/garbled, corrupted, inaccessible, jumbled, or incomplete entries or other Sweepstakes materials, all of which are void. Facsimiles or mechanical reproductions will not be accepted, and entrants may not use any other device or artifice to enter in excess of the number of entries allowed. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
5. Winner Selection - Grand Prize
The winners will be determined on or around August 5, 2019 in a random drawing among all eligible entries received. The drawing will be conducted by AMG, an independent third-party organization, whose decisions will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning a prize will be determined by the total number of eligible entries received. The awarding of a prize is subject to verification of the potential winner's eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. Each potential winner will be notified by email and/or phone on or around August 5, 2019. The Winner will be required to furnish valid proof of age in a form prescribed by Sponsor (for example, a copy of a valid driver's license, birth certificate or passport) within FIVE (5) days of notification, along with a signed Declaration. If the prize notification is returned as undeliverable or potential winner otherwise cannot be contacted by Administrator for any reason, or if the potential winner fails to return the prize claim documents within the stated time period, or if the potential prize winner cannot accept the prize as stated, or if Sponsor/Administrator, in their sole discretion, deem a potential winner ineligible to receive the prize for any reason, the corresponding prize will be forfeited in its entirety and awarded to an alternate winner in a random drawing from among the remaining eligible entries received.
6. SPONSOR AND/OR ADMINISTRATOR'S DECISIONS are FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT'S ELIGIBILITY AND THE POTENTIAL WINNING ENTRY HAS BEEN VERIFIED. SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR WILL NOT ACCEPT OTHER EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU OF ITS VALIDATION PROCESS. ANY ENTRY THAT OCCURS AFTER THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED FOR ANY REASON IS DEEMED DEFECTIVE AND IS VOID AND WILL NOT BE HONORED.
7. Verification of Potential Winner
Potential winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Prize must be accepted as awarded. Prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor's sole discretion. Prize is not redeemable or exchangeable for cash. Limit of one (1) prize in this Sweepstakes or the Lagunitas Gnome Bowling Text To Win Sweepstakes. Limit of one (1) prize per household. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any listed prize for one of equal or greater value due to prize unavailability for any reason. Winner is solely responsible for any and all applicable federal, state and local taxes on prize.
Fifty (50) Grand Prize Winners will receive ONE (1) Gnome Bowling Set (i.e, a plastic ball and ten  gnome bowling pins). Bowling set is intended for outdoor use. All costs/expenses not specified in these Official Rules with respect to acceptance/use of the Grand Prize are the winner's sole responsibility.
Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") of each Grand Prize is $85.00.
Total ARV of All Prizes: $4,250.00.
Prize will only be shipped to a street address in the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia. Actual items comprising bowling set may differ from depiction of prize in Sweepstakes advertising and Sponsor and Administrator disclaim any and all liability in conjunction therewith. Alcohol beverages are not part of the prize. Actual value may vary. Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value will not be awarded.
9. Entry Conditions and Release
By entering, each participant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and Administrator, which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes; (b) release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective affiliates and related entities and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, vendors, employees and other 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 the Released Parties 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 and acceptance of prize constitutes winner's consent to Sponsor's and its agents' use of winner's name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for publicity/trade/promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
11. General Conditions
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 Administrator's control (a "force majeure" event) impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Administrator in its sole discretion. In such case, Administrator will conduct the random drawing from among all eligible entries received via the affected method(s) of entry prior to and/or after the action taken by Administrator and all eligible entries received via the unaffected method(s) of entry (if any), as appropriate, or otherwise in a manner determined by Administrator in its sole discretion to be fair, appropriate and consistent with these Official Rules. Notice of such action will be posted on www.Lagunitas.com/BowlRules. Administrator 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 promotion 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 and Administrator each reserve the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's/Administrator's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
Neither Sponsor nor Administrator have made any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize awarded, and specifically disclaim all such warranties, including, without limitation, any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The only warranties - if any - are those of the manufacturer of the prize.
Text Entries: By participating in the Sweepstakes, you authorize Sponsor or Administrator to communicate with you by text messaging solely regarding Sweepstakes participation for the duration of the Sweepstakes. You will NOT be contacted via text message for any other purpose.
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 (including entrant's/third party's computer or compatible mobile device, and/or information stored thereon) 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, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry, for any reason, Sponsor and Administrator shall have no liability whatsoever.,. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than 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, unawarded, eligible prize claims.
13. Governing Law
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of the Participant, or Sponsor/Administrator in connection with the Promotion shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other state's laws. An action must be brought in California state court in Sonoma County, California or in federal court in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and the person bringing such action only stands to receive their actual out-of-pocket costs in entering (if any) as damages. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Participant agrees (a) that any such action shall be brought individually and not as part of a class and (b) to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of such courts, and waives any right of change of venue or the like.
14. Entrant's Personal Information
15. Sweepstakes Results
For Sweepstakes results and/or a copy of these Official Rules, send a hand-printed, self-addressed, stamped envelope to HEI1163941W Lagunitas Gnome Bowling On-Premise Sweepstakes c/o Avid Marketing Group, P.O. Box 1008, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1008. Requests for this information must be received by August 28, 2019.
Sponsor: Lagunitas Brewing Company. Petaluma, CA.
Please drink responsibly.