Anheuser-Busch – Michelolb Ultra Sizzle Your Summer Sweepstakes
MICHELOLB ULTRA® SIZZLE YOUR SUMMER SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND NECESSARY TO ENTER FOR A CHANCE
TO WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR
CHANCES OF WINNING. THE SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR VIEWING IN FL, GA,
LA, NH, NY, SC, TN, TX AND VA ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY UNITED STATES
LAW. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
The “Michelob ULTRA Sizzle Your Summer Sweepstakes” (“Sweepstakes”) is open to
legal residents of FL, GA, LA, NH, NY, SC, TN, TX and VA who are twenty-one (21) years of
age or older at the time of entry. Employees, contractors, directors, officers and agents of
Anheuser-Busch, LLC, its affiliates and subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies,
wholesale distributors, retail licensees, and all other service agencies involved with the
Sweepstakes, and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, child and sibling), are
not eligible to enter or win. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local
laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and
unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions
which are final and binding in all matters related to this Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is
contingent upon fulfilling all requirements as set forth herein.
2. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD:
Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time (“CDT”) on June 1, 2020
and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CDT on July 31, 2020 (“Sweepstakes Period”). Administrator’s
computer is the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes.
3. TWO (2) WAYS TO ENTER:
a) Internet: During the Sweepstakes Period, visit http://sizzle.absweeps.net (“Website”)
and follow the online instructions to complete and submit an online entry.
Automated entries are prohibited and any use of automated devices will cause
disqualification. Entrants may not enter with multiple email addresses, nor use any other device
or artifice, to enter multiple times or as multiple entrants. Any entrant who attempts to enter with
multiple email addresses under multiple identities, or uses any device or artifice to register
multiple times, will be disqualified and forfeits all prizes won, in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Should multiple users of
the same email account enter the Sweepstakes and a dispute thereafter arise regarding the
identity of the entrant, the authorized account holder of said email account at the time of entry
will be considered an entrant, and must comply with these Official Rules. The authorized
account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the email address by the ISP or other
organization responsible for assigning email addresses. Potential winners may be required to
show proof of being the authorized account subscriber.
(b) Text Message: During the Sweepstakes Period, use your SMS-enabled mobile
phone to text “SIZZLE” to shortcode 78896 and you will receive information on how to submit an
Participants must have a mobile phone with text messaging capabilities to enter by text
message. If you wish to opt out, text STOP to 78896. Text HELP to 78896 if you would like
more information. Participants entering this Sweepstakes via text message may incur a
standard text message charge from their wireless service provider for each message sent and
received. Check with your wireless service provider for details on these and other applicable
charges. You may receive reply messages, and by entering, you expressly consent to receiving
such messages. Participants are solely responsible for any such wireless charges. Not all
wireless carriers participate.
For all Entries: All entries must be received and recorded during the Sweepstakes
Period. No other forms of entry are valid. Limit one (1) entry per person.
4. SWEEPSTAKES DRAWING:
Potential winners will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or about August 1,
2020 from among all eligible entries received by Administrator, whose decisions are final in all
matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Prize winner will be randomly selected. Odds of winning
depend on the number of eligible entries received. Limit one (1) prize per person.
5. WINNER NOTIFICATION:
All prizes will be awarded. Potential winners will be notified by email, phone call and/or
text message and will be required to respond to the notification within twenty-four (24) hours
indicating whether they can accept the prize. If a potential winner does not respond to the
notification within the twenty-four (24) hour time period, prize will be forfeited and an alternate
potential winner will be randomly selected. Any alternate potential winner selected will also be
required to respond to the notification within the time frame stated above.
Potential winners may be required to complete, sign and return an affidavit of eligibility
and liability and, unless prohibited by law, publicity release to Sponsor or Administrator within
forty-eight (48) hours of prize acceptance. Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance
with the terms of these Official Rules, including verification that the winner is twenty-one (21)
years of age or older, the potential winner will be declared an official winner of the
Sweepstakes. If Sponsor cannot verify that the potential winner is twenty-one (21) years of age
or older prior to winner notification, then the potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate
potential winner will be randomly selected.
In the event of noncompliance within any stated time period, the prize will be forfeited
and an alternate potential winner will be randomly selected. Any alternate potential winner
selected will also be required to adhere to the time periods described herein. Any prize
notification or prize returned to the Sponsor or its agencies as undeliverable will result in
disqualification and the awarding of that prize to an alternate potential winner.
Neither Sponsor nor Administrator is responsible for suspended or discontinued Internet,
wireless, or land-line phone service or a change in an entrant’s email, phone number or mailing
address which may result in a potential winner not receiving initial prize notification or his/her
6. PRIZE DETAILS:
Prizes (20 total): One (1) $50.00 prepaid debit card. Terms and conditions received with
delivery of prepaid debit card apply. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $50.00. If winners
cannot accept prize as specified, prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate
winner. Total ARV of all prizes is $1,000.00. Any difference between stated value and actual
value will not be awarded.
Prizes are non-transferable and no cash equivalent or substitution of prize is offered,
except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. If a prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded
for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize with another prize of equal or
greater value. Prize winner will be solely responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes,
and for any other fees or costs associated with the prizes they receive, regardless of whether it,
in whole or in part, is used.
If Sponsor so elects, potential winner may be required to submit to a confidential
background check. Such background check may include (but is not limited to) investigation of
criminal, sexual offenses, or other arrest or conviction record, and any other factor deemed
relevant by the Sponsor to help ensure that potential winner will not bring the Sponsor into
public disrepute, contempt, scandal or ridicule or reflect unfavorably on the Sponsor. If
requested, potential winner agree to sign waiver forms authorizing the release of personal and
background information. In the event of noncompliance, to be determined at the sole discretion
of Sponsor, prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate winner.
Acceptance of prize offered constitutes permission for Sponsor to use winner’s name,
voice, biographical information and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and promotion
without further compensation in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on
the Internet without notice or review or approval as permitted by law.
By accepting a prize, winner agrees to release and hold Anheuser-Busch, LLC, and
Administrator harmless from all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind resulting
from acceptance, possession or use of any prize, including without limitation, personal injuries,
death and property damage.
9. GENERAL CONDITIONS:
Anheuser-Busch, LLC, Administrator, and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, and
agencies (collective the “Released Parties”) are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected,
unintelligible, returned or undelivered entries, telephone calls, text messages, email, or for lost,
interrupted or unavailable satellite, network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), Website, or
other connections availability, accessibility or traffic congestion, miscommunications, failed
computer, network, telephone, satellite or cable hardware or software or lines, or technical
failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions, computer hardware or
software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human,
mechanical, electronic or network. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of this
Sweepstakes or Website, or act in violation of the Official Rules, or act in any manner to
threaten or abuse or harass any person, or violate Website’s terms of service, as solely
determined by the Sponsor or Administrator, will be disqualified. Released Parties are not
responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information whether caused by Website users,
tampering, hacking, or by any of the programming or equipment associated with or used in this
Sweepstakes, and assumes no responsibility for any errors, omission, deletion, interruption or
delay in operation or transmission or communication line failure, theft or destruction or
unauthorized website access. Any use of robotic, macro, automatic, programmed or like entry
methods will void all such entries, and may subject that entrant to disqualification. Released
Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer
or property related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes. Should any portion of
Sweepstakes be, in the Sponsor’s or Administrator’s sole opinion, compromised by virus,
worms, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the
Sponsor, corrupt or impair administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweepstakes,
or submission of entries, Sponsor and Administrator reserve the right at their sole discretion to
suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes, and randomly select the winner from valid
entries received prior to action taken, or otherwise as may be deemed fair and equitable by the
Sponsor. Text message entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the registered owner
of the wireless number used to enter. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an
online entrant, the authorized subscriber of the email account used to enter will be deemed to
be the entrant, and must comply with these rules. The authorized account subscriber is the
natural person who is assigned the email address by the ISP or other organization responsible
for assigning email addresses. All materials submitted become the property of Anheuser-
Busch, LLC and will not be returned. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE
LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR
10. DISPUTE RESOLUTION:
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and
enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant, Administrator,
and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, or any claim or dispute that has arisen or
may arise between you, Administrator and Sponsor, shall be governed by, and construed in
accordance with, the laws of the State of Missouri without giving effect to any choice of law or
conflict of law rules. The place of arbitration shall be St. Louis, Missouri.
policy.html (also a “Website”) for details regarding the use of personal information collected in
connection with this Sweepstakes. If you are verified as a prize winner, your first name, last
initial, city and state will be included in a publicly-available winner’s list.
Anheuser-Busch, LLC, One Busch Place, St. Louis, MO 63118.
Rio Creative, 16630 Old Chesterfield Road, Chesterfield MO 63017.
14. WINNER’S LIST:
For the names of the winners, hand-print your name and complete address on a 3″ x 5″
card and mail to: Michelob ULTRA Sizzle Your Summer Sweepstakes Winner’s List Request,
16630 Old Chesterfield Road, Chesterfield, MO 63017, for receipt by October 1, 2020.
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