1911 Hard Cider – House Tour – Win a trip for two (2) (winner and one (1) guest age 21 or older) to Lafayette

1911 Hard
Cider House Tour Sweepstakes

Official
Rules

 

NO PURCHASE OR TEXT
MESSAGE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. 
MAKING A PURCHASE OR SENDING A TEXT MESSAGE DOES NOT IMPROVE CHANCES OF
WINNING.  THE FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES IS
VALID ONLY IN THE (50) UNITED STATES
AND DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, AND IS OPEN ONLY TO QUALIFIED PERSONS (AS
DEFINED IN THE RULES BELOW).  VOID
ELSEWHERE AND WHEREVER PROHIBITED.  BY
PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL
RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR.  DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU
DO NOT AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND FALL WITHIN THE ELIGIBILITY
REQUIREMENTS AS SET FORTH BELOW. 

 

Sweepstakes
Name:  1911 Hard Cider House Tour Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”).

 

Sweepstakes
Dates: Sweepstakes registration is scheduled to begin at
12:00:00am Eastern Time (“ET”) on 3/1/2022
and end at 11:59:59pm ET on 5/31/2022
(the “Registration Period”).  The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable
federal, state and local laws and regulations, and is
void outside of the (50) U.S. and District of Columbia, and wherever prohibited
or restricted by law.

 

Who
may Enter: 
Sweepstakes is open only to legal U.S. residents, who are age 21 or
older as of date of entry, and have a valid U.S. driver’s license or government
issued photo ID, except the following persons who are not eligible to enter,
participate or win:

(a)  
Employees,
officers, and directors of 1911 Established (“Sponsor”), Million Dollar Media (the “Sweepstakes
Administrator”), United States Beverage, and each of the foregoing’s
respective franchisees, owners, employees, contractors, parents, affiliated
companies, subsidiaries, distributors, retailers, printers, advertising and
promotion agencies, any and all other companies associated with the design or execution
of this promotion, or any employees, officers, directors, members, shareholders
or agents of any alcohol-beverage retailers, distributors, wholesalers or
manufacturers (collectively, “Released Parties”), and the members of the immediate
families or households, whether or not related, of any of the above. “Immediate
family members” includes, for purposes of this promotion, parents (including in-laws),
grandparents, siblings (including step-siblings),
children (including step-children), grandchildren (including step
grandchildren) and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they
reside.

 

How to Enter – Two Ways:

 

1.     Text: 
During the Registration Period, you may initiate participation in the
Sweepstakes via text entry if you are in possession of a Short Message Service (SMS)
capable device with an eligible text plan, and have
obtained the bill payer’s permission to enter via text.  Text entry may not be available through all
wireless carriers.  Enter via text by
sending a text message from your mobile device to the designated short code (68683) with the designated key word (1911CIDER) in the body of the
message.  You will receive an automated
text reply providing a link to the Sweepstakes registration website at www.1911HardCiderOffer.com. 
Click the link and follow the prompts to complete your online entry (see below).  Message and data rates may apply to each text
message sent or received as provided in your wireless plan.  Contact your carrier for pricing plans and
details. All text entries must be received by 11:59:59pm ET on 5/31/2022 to be eligible.  Maximum of one text entry per person or per
valid mobile number per day.

 

2.     Online Entry:  To enter, scan the QR Code
on applicable point of sale materials using your mobile device’s camera or directly
visit www.1911HardCiderOffer.com during the Registration
Period, and connect to the Contest registration page.  Follow
the online instructions provided to complete the
online registration page with all required information including your name,
valid email address, phone number (including
area code), date of birth and State of residence.  After having read and agreed to these Official
Rules, click the submit button to submit your online entry.  All entries must be fully complete with all
required information, and must be received by 11:59:59
pm ET on 5/31/2022 to be
eligible.    

a.    
After
completing your entry, you will have the option to share the Sweepstakes
utilizing a personalized URL link provided on the entry confirmation page. If
you choose to share the URL, you will earn an additional bonus entry into the
Sweepstakes grand prize drawing for each entrant who completes an entry
utilizing your shared personalized URL link.

 

Any available opt-in
opportunities are not required to enter the Sweepstakes, and opting-in will not
improve your chances of winning. 
By participating and submitting an
entry, contestant agrees that sponsor and participating parties are authorized
to contact entrant via email, text, mail, phone or any
other form of media to make contestant aware of information pertinent to the
Sweepstakes, and to distribute information regarding the Sponsor(s) featured
products, special events or future contests, promotions or offers.  Contestants may opt-out of any further email
communication at any time by simply replying REMOVE to any email message, or following the provided opt-out instructions.

 

Maximum of one entry per person
per day, regardless of entry method, except as noted above regarding bonus
entries. 
Any
incomplete or illegible entries will be disqualified.  Any entry submitted
with an invalid email address or other inaccurate, incomplete, or incorrect
information will be disqualified.  Released
Parties are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, illegible, incomplete,
invalid, unintelligible, damaged entries, or for entries submitted in a manner
that is not expressly allowed under these rules, or
for any entry not submitted or received due to any technical error or failure,
unauthorized human intervention, inaccurate capture or mis-entry of any required
information, or the failure to capture any such information for any reason
including programming or technical errors, or effects of hackers or failure of
any electronic equipment, computer or cellular transmissions and/or network connections;
all of which will be disqualified.

 

Each
participant must submit an entry on his/her own behalf.  Any entry submitted on behalf of another
individual or using another person’s email address, name or mobile number will
be disqualified and ineligible to claim any prize.  Any attempt by any participant to obtain more
than the stated number of entries allowed by using same, multiple/different
mobile numbers, identities, or any other methods void that participant’s entries and that participant may be disqualified.  No mechanically reproduced or automated entries
permitted.  Use of any automated system
to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification and all such
entries will be deemed void.  All entries
received become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. 

 

In
the event of a dispute as to any online registration, the authorized account
holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the
registrant and he/she must be eligible according to these Official Rules.  The “authorized email 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.

 

By
registering to enter Sweepstakes, you affirm that you have read and accepted
these Official Sweepstakes Rules.  All entrants agree to be bound by and abide
by the official rules of the Contest.

 

Winner Selection &
Notification (1 winner):  Sponsor shall conduct a random prize
drawing on or about 6/3/2022 from among all eligible entries received to
select one (1) potential grand prize winner (see prize description below).  The potential winner will be notified
initially by phone and/or email following their selection.  If the Administrator is unsuccessful in its
attempt to reach and speak directly with the selected potential prize winner by
phone within 48-hours of the initial notification attempt to the phone number
or email address associated with that contestant’s entry, then that contestant
may be disqualified and an alternate potential winner
may be randomly selected from among the remaining eligible entries and notified
as per the procedures outlined above (time
permitting). 

Note:
phone messages will not be left during the winner notification process.

 

During
winner notification, the selected potential winner must confirm their eligibility,
and indicate their willingness and ability to accept the prize.  The potential winner will then receive official
notification via mail or email delivery, including prize acceptance documents
which must be completed and returned (see below).  If the selected winner does not meet the
eligibility requirements, is unable or unwilling to accept the prize, elects to
decline the prize, or fails to return the required prize acceptance documents as
instructed within the required deadline, s/he will be disqualified and, at
Sponsor’s discretion and time permitting, an alternate winner will be randomly
selected from among all remaining eligible entries and notified as per the procedures
outlined above.  Any disqualified
contestant will not receive any alternate prize substitution or compensation.

 

All
of the following will apply to the winner: 1) Winner will be required to
complete and return, within 3-days of date of receipt, a prize acceptance form,
including an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity release (publicity release where permitted), and
a W-9 form;  2) Winner may be required to
present a copy of a valid social security card and a valid driver’s license or
government issued photo ID as a condition of receiving any prize;  and 3) Winner is responsible for paying all
applicable taxes (including, but not limited to all local, state and federal
taxes) on all prizes awarded, and winner shall be issued a 1099 form reflecting
the value of the prize award.   

 

Decisions of the Sponsor
and Administrator in the selection and determination of prize winner and all
matters relating to this Sweepstakes are final and binding. 

 

Grand Prize Award (Maximum
1 winner):  The grand prize winner shall receive a trip
for two (2) (winner and one (1) guest age 21 or older) to Lafayette,
NY for a 1911 Hard Cider House Tour. 
The grand prize trip for two has a maximum retail value not to exceed $2,250,
and includes:

Round trip coach class airfare for
two (winner and one guest age 21 or older) from the nearest major airport to
the winner’s home as designated by Sponsor to the Sponsor designated major
airport servicing the Lafayette, NY area. 

Actual departure date, times and
airline based upon availability and will be solely determined by Sponsor;

Two (2)-nights standard hotel
accommodation (one room, double occupancy) at a standard hotel as solely
designated by Sponsor in the Lafayette, NY
metro area (based upon availability);

Arrival and departure dates as solely
specified by Sponsor, based upon availability;

Opportunity
to tour the 1911 Cider House.

 

Note:  No alcoholic beverage is part of any prize
award.  All ground transportation, airport/hotel
transfers, parking, meals, gratuities, checked baggage fees, airline seat
assignment fees, hotel resort fees, travel or departure taxes, incidental
expenses, applicable taxes (including, but not limited to all local, state and federal taxes) and any other expenses not
specified herein as being included in the prize award are the sole
responsibility of winner. 

 

Winner and guest shall be subject to any qualifying
conditions prior to and during travel including any local government
regulations in the departure or destination location, airline and/or hotel
requirements, or any regulation related to COVID-19 testing requirements,
vaccination status or policy.  Any
testing requirements, vaccination and/or any related quarantine requirements
and expenses are the sole responsibility of, and at the sole expense of winner
and guest. 

 

Travel
dates are based upon availability, and must be
completed by 12/1/2022 or prize award may be forfeit.  Sponsor is not responsible for any travel
delays, flight delays or cancellations or travel difficulty related to prize
award, redemption or use.  If travel delays or difficulty prevent
arrival in time for any and all elements of such prize
award, Sponsor is not responsible for awarding any compensation in lieu
thereof.  Sponsor is not responsible for
late, lost, damaged or stolen luggage. 

 

The
winner and his/her guest must travel together on the same itinerary.  Any changes to completed travel arrangements,
once booked, are the sole responsibility of the winner, and are solely at the
winner’s expense.  Actual value of the
trip will depend on point of departure, and any airfare fluctuations.  If actual value of prize is lower than the
stated ARV of the prize award when it is procured and fulfilled, then the
difference will not be awarded to the winner. 
The winner and travel companion are solely responsible for all costs
incurred to and from the nearest major airport to the winner’s home as
designated by Sponsor as the prize originates and terminates at such departure
point unless otherwise agreed to by Sponsor in writing. 

 

Grand
prize winner and guest must be of legal age of majority in his/her state of
residence (and at least 21) and will be required to execute and return a
liability/publicity release prior to prize award.  It is recommended that winner and travel companion
obtain sufficient personal insurance prior to departure.  Winner and travel companion hereby release
Sponsor from any duty to provide, check, or verify any and
all necessary ID’s, passports, visas and tourist cards, birth
certificates, vaccination certificates, and any other travel requirements
(“Personal Documents”).  Sponsor shall
not have any responsibility for the replacement of lost or stolen Personal
Documents or tickets, coupons, vouchers, receipts or
other documents pertaining to the prize (“Travel Documents”) once the Travel
Documents have been provided to winner and travel companion. 

 

Sponsor
will not be responsible for any travel delay, rescheduling, postponement
or cancellation for any reason including but not limited to weather, pandemic,
an Act of God, Force Majeure, government regulation or restriction, an act of
terrorism, civil disturbance, work stoppage, or any other reason.  No
substitute prize award or compensation shall be provided by Sponsor in the
event of any travel delay, rescheduling, postponement, or cancellation for any
reason, and winner shall be subject to the terms and conditions of the airline ticket
and hotel policy, and shall solely look to the airline
ticket and hotel provider.

 

Winners
and guest agree to comply with all applicable airline and hotel provider rules,
requirements and regulations in connection with the
prize award, redemption and use. Sponsor and travel provider reserve the
right to remove or deny entry to any winner and/or his/her guest who do not
comply with any rule, requirement, instruction, policy, or who engage in a
disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any
other person.  Winner and guests shall be
solely responsible for their behavior while traveling, must follow the
instructions and direction from any travel provider or associated staff or
security.  If winner or any guest violates the standards of the travel
provider, behaves in an inappropriate, irresponsible
or offensive manner, or is deemed by staff or security to have violated any rule,
regulation or policy of the travel provider, or to be a security threat in any
manner, the winner and guest shall be ejected or denied travel arrangements,
and shall immediately forfeit the remaining prize award.

 

In
the event travel arrangements are unable to be booked due to a Force Majeure
Event, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to extend the
deadline for travel beyond 12/1/2022 or to award the winner an alternate prize
award of approximate equal value, in lieu of the trip and such alternate prize
shall be the full and final Grand Prize award.

 

General
Prize Conditions:  No
alcoholic beverage is part of any prize award.  Prize
winners must accept delivery of prize in the method as solely determined and
designated by Sponsor.  All other costs
and expenses related to prize acceptance, delivery, redemption or use not
specified herein as being provided are the sole responsibility of winner.  All income, federal, state
and local taxes are the winner’s sole responsibility.  All prize awards are non-transferable
and no cash redemption or prize substitution allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole
discretion or as provided herein. 
Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize with one of comparable
or greater value, at its sole discretion.  All
prizes are awarded as is, without any warranty, express or implied, by Sponsor.  Failure to collect or properly claim prize in
accordance with these rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.  If forfeited for any reason, participant will
not receive any other prize substitution or compensation, and the prize will remain the property of Sponsor and will not be
awarded, except as provided herein.  All properly claimed prizes will be awarded.  Any unclaimed prizes will not be awarded.

 

Additional Rules & Restrictions:  By
participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by the Official Rules
and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator, which shall be final in all
matters relating to this Sweepstakes.  In
the event an entrant wins a prize, and is later found
to be in violation of these rules he/she will be required to forfeit the prize
or to reimburse Sponsor for the stated value of the prize if such violation is
discovered after winner has used the prize. Participation in Sweepstakes
constitutes permission for the Sponsor, the Released Parties
and their designees to use entrants’ names, likenesses, images, biographical
information, and cities and states of residence for purposes of advertising and
trade in any and all media now or hereafter known worldwide on perpetuity
without limitation or further compensation, notification or permission, unless
prohibited by law.  False, fraudulent or
deceptive entries or acts shall render entrants ineligible
for any prize.

 

By participating,
entrants agree to hold all Released Parties harmless from any claims, losses,
actions, or damages of any kind, whether actual, incidental or consequential,
for injury (including but not limited to death), damages, losses or expenses
arising out of or relating to entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes, or
the acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any prize, or participation in
prize-related activities (including but not limited to travel or activity
related thereto), and to assume all liability therefor. 

 

Released
Parties shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to supply
the prize or any part thereof by reason of any Force Majeure Event.  The term “Force Majeure Event” as used herein
shall mean, without limitation, the following: 
acts of God; strikes, lockouts or other labor or industrial
disturbances; acts of public enemies; war; cyber-attack; orders or restraints
of any kind from any governmental, civil or military authority or from any of
its departments, agencies or officials (except when such governmental action
results from a party’s failure or refusal to comply with any applicable law,
rule, or regulation); insurrections; riots; power failure or surges;
landslides; earthquakes; fires; storms; lightning; droughts; floods; explosions;
pest damage; viruses; plagues; diseases; epidemics; pandemics; acts or omissions
of communications or other carriers; and any other cause or event not reasonably
within the control of the Released Parties.

 

Participants
are restricted to use of ordinary and typical computer equipment, mobile phone
equipment, Internet access and cellular networks. Sponsor disclaims all
liability for the inability of a participant to complete or continue an entry
due to equipment malfunction, busy lines, inadvertent disconnections, acts
beyond the Sponsor’s control, or otherwise. The Sponsor disclaims any liability
for entries not received due to technical difficulties or transmission errors.
The Sponsor disclaims all liability for any delays, mis-delivery, loss, or failure
in the delivery of any item sent by mail, courier, express, electronic
transmission, or other delivery method. 
Released Parties are not responsible for mechanical, technical,
electronic, communications, telephone, computer, hardware or software errors,
malfunctions or failures of any kind, including: failed, incomplete, garbled or
delayed transmission of online entries, traffic congestion on telephone lines,
the Internet or at any website or lost or unavailable network connections which
may limit an online entrant’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, and
any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile
phone related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any
information necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes.  Released Parties are not responsible for any
other errors of any kind, whether computer, technical, typographical, printing,
human or otherwise, relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes,
including, without limitations, errors which may occur in connection with the
printing or advertising of this Sweepstakes, administration or execution of the
Sweepstakes, the cancellation of the game, the processing of entries or in the
announcement of the prizes or prize winners. 
Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any
person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes
website.

 

Sponsor
reserves the right to cancel, modify, reschedule or terminate the Sweepstakes
for any reason including, but not limited to acts of God, pandemics, force majeure,
government regulatory action or ruling,  fraud,
misconduct, or if any technical failures, or human or programming errors,
destroy or threaten the integrity of the Sweepstakes, in the opinion of the Sponsor/Administrator,
or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration,
security, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes as determined by Sponsor/Administrator,
in their sole discretion. In the event of early termination of the Sweepstakes,
Sponsor reserves the right to determine prize winner in a random drawing from among
all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the time/date of such termination.

 

IN CASE OF DISPUTES:  By
participating, each entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes, claims, and
causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Promotion, or any
prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of
class action, and any judicial proceeding shall take place in a federal or
state court within the State of New Jersey; (2) any and all claims, judgments,
and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs
associated with entering this Promotion, and in no event will entrant be entitled
to received attorneys’ fees or other legal costs; and (3) under no
circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant
hereby waives all rights to claim, 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
entrant and Sponsor in connection with this Promotion, shall be governed by,
and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, without giving
effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of the
State of New Jersey or any other jurisdiction), that would cause the
application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New Jersey.

 

Odds:  Odds
of being selected as the grand prize winner are dependent upon the total number
of eligible entries received from all entry methods combined. 

 

Official Rules & Winners List: 
For a copy of these Official Rules, or the name of prize winner, send a
self-addressed stamped envelope to be received by 7/31/2022 to:
1911 Hard Cider House Tour Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 278, Woodbridge, NJ  07095. 
PLEASE SPECIFY which you are requesting, official rules or winners list.

 

Sponsor:  This
Contest is sponsored by 1911 Established.

 

Contest Administrator: 
The Contest is administered by Million Dollar Media, P.O. Box 278, Woodbridge,
NJ 07095.