Anheuserbusch Stella Artois – Midnight Trip To London – Win for the winner and one guest to London England for a championship tennis match in 2020.
STELLA ARTOIS® MIDNIGHT TRIP TO LONDON 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 THE UNITED STATES ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY
UNITED STATES LAW. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
The “Stella Artois Midnight Trip to London Sweepstakes” (“Sweepstakes”) is
open to legal residents of California 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, 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 Standard Time (CST) on
December 3, 2019 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CST on January 6, 2020 (“Sweepstakes
Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for this
3. THREE (3) WAYS TO ENTER:
(a) Internet: Visit http://london.absweeps.net (“Website”) and follow the online
instructions to complete and submit an online entry (“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 winner may be
required to show proof of being the authorized account subscriber.
(b) Text Message: Use your SMS-enabled mobile phone to text “LONDON” to
shortcode 78896 and you will receive information on how to submit an Entry (also 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.
(c) QR Code: Use your smart phone or other web-enabled device with data
plan to scan the Sweepstakes quick response (“QR”) code featured on signs or
promotional materials at participating stores with the QR read application already
installed on your phone. You will be directed to a mobile Web page at
http://london.absweeps.net (“Website”) where you may complete and submit an Entry
(also an “Entry”). Proof of scanning QR codes does not constitute proof of completion
or submission of an Entry. To scan a QR code, participants must have a smart phone or
other web-enabled device with a camera feature and/or QR scanner application and
may incur message or data charges from their wireless service provider for each
message sent and received. If you do not have a QR reader already installed on your
phone, type ‘QR reader’ in your mobile device’s application store search field to find
available QR readers for your smart phone or other web-enabled device. You will
receive a response which will contain a link to download a QR reader for your specific
device. Check with your wireless service provider for details on these and other
applicable charges. 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 winner will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or about
January 7, 2020 from among all eligible Entries received by Administrator, whose
decisions are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Prize winners will be
randomly selected. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
5. WINNER NOTIFICATION:
The prize will be awarded (time permitting). Potential winner will be notified by
email, phone call and/or text message (depending on their method of entry) and will be
required to respond to the notification within forty-eight (48) hours indicating whether
they can accept the prize. The potential winner must have a valid passport at the time of
prize notification. If a potential winner does not respond to the notification within the
forty-eight (48) hour time period, prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential winner
will be randomly selected (time permitting). Any alternate potential winner selected will
also be required to respond to the notification within the time frame stated above.
Potential winner will be required to complete, sign and return an affidavit of
eligibility and liability and, unless prohibited by law, publicity release, and a copy of
his/her valid passport to Sponsor or Sponsor’s representative within seven (7) days 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 (time permitting). Winner’s guest
must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older as of the end date of the Sweepstakes
Period and will be required to complete, sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and
liability and, unless prohibited by law, publicity release, and submit a copy of their valid
passport to Sponsor or Sponsor’s representative within seven (7) days of winner’s prize
In the event of noncompliance within any stated time period, the prize will be
forfeited and an alternate potential winner will be randomly selected (time permitting).
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 (time permitting).
Sponsor is not 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 prize information. Note: Any communication between a potential winner and
Sponsor or its agencies regarding this Sweepstakes (e.g. phone calls, text messages,
chats, emails, etc.) may be recorded for quality assurance and training purposes.
6. PRIZE DETAILS:
Grand Prize (1 total): A trip for the winner and one (1) guest to London, England
for a championship tennis match in 2020. Passport required for travel to London.
Travel dates will be determined by Sponsor, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, at a later date.
Winner will be required to submit a copy of their valid Passport within seven (7) days of
prize acceptance. Winner’s guest must submit a copy of their valid Passport within
seven (7) days of winner’s prize acceptance. Trip consists of round-trip coach
international air transportation (from gateway city nearest winner’s home), double-
occupancy hotel accommodations for four (4) consecutive nights and one (1) $1,000.00
prepaid card. Terms and conditions received with delivery of pre-paid card apply.
Winner and his/her guest must be able to travel on the same itinerary and on the dates
specified by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner (time
permitting). Winner and his/her guest must comply with all travel requirements, which
may include, without limitation, presenting necessary identification (including a valid
driver’s license and Passport) at the time of travel. Flight schedules are subject to
change without notice. Sponsor is not liable for any missed events or opportunities or
expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay or ground
transportation delay. Any costs incurred due to changes to the original itinerary are
solely the winner’s responsibility. Winner may be required to provide a credit card at
time of hotel check-in. Travel and accommodations are at the Sponsor’s discretion and
subject to availability and change. Ground transportation, meals, gratuities, trip
cancellation insurance, personal purchases, passport fees and all other expenses not
specified herein are solely the responsibility of the winner. Approximate Retail Value
(“ARV”) is up to $3,500.00. Actual value depends on city/day/time of departure.
If a winner cannot accept the prize as specified, prize will be forfeited and will be
awarded to an alternate winner. 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 and his/her guest 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 each
potential winner and his/her guest will not bring the Sponsor into public disrepute,
contempt, scandal or ridicule or reflect unfavorably on the Sponsor. If requested,
potential winner and his/her guest 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 (time permitting).
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 the 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 OTHER DAMAGES.
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.
https://www.stellaartois.com/en_us/privacy-policy.html 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.
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14. WINNER’S LIST:
For the name of the winner, hand-print your name and complete address on a 3″
x 5″ card and mail to: Stella Artois Midnight Trip to London Sweepstakes Winners List
Request, 16630 Old Chesterfield Road, Chesterfield, MO 63017, for receipt by March 7,
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