Corona – Football Sweepstakes


PROMOTION PERIOD: The 2020 Corona Football Sweepstakes/Instant Win Game (the “Promotion”) begins at 12:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 16, 2020 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on October 31, 2020 (the “Promotion Period”).

ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion consists of a random draw sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) and an Instant Win Game (“Game”). The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are 21 years of age or older as of date of entry. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited. The Game is open to legal residents of forty-nine (49) states of the United States (excluding New Jersey) and the District of Columbia who are 21 years of age or older as of date of entry. The Game is void in New Jersey and where prohibited. Employees of Crown Imports LLC (“Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”), their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional and judging agencies (collectively, “Released Parties”), any person affiliated with the alcoholic beverage industry, including but not limited to retailers of alcohol products, and their immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, children, and siblings) and household members of each (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate in or win the Promotion. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. 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 the Promotion. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES: During the Promotion Period, using a touch-tone phone only, call toll-free 1-844-9-CORONA (1-844-926-7662) (“Hotline”), listen to the recorded message and follow the instructions to provide your date of birth (mm/dd/yyyy), and the zip code of your legal residence, using your keypad. After you provide an eligible date of birth and valid zip code, follow the recorded instructions to say and spell your first and last names, and enter for a chance to win the Grand Prize trip. You will be prompted to say and spell your first and last names to enter the Sweepstakes (“Hotline Entry” or “Entry”). Limit one Hotline Entry per originating phone number per day.

HOW TO PLAY THE GAME: During the Promotion Period, using a touch-tone phone only, call the “Hotline”, listen to the recorded message and follow the instructions to provide your date of birth (mm/dd/yyyy), and the zip code of your legal residence, using your keypad. After you provide an eligible date of birth and valid zip code, follow the recorded instructions to say and spell your first and last names, and play for a chance to instantly win a Lime Time Trophy. The Game is void in New Jersey and where prohibited. Instant winners will hear a winning message including the words “You’ve won a coveted Lime Time Trophy for your league.” Instant winners will have the option of providing a different phone number for notification, instead of the phone number from which they made the call to the Hotline, if they wish. If you hear a non-winning message including the words “You’re not a Lime Time trophy winner today,” you are not an instant winner. Instant winners are subject to verification of eligibility and will be contacted via phone, at the phone number from which they called the Hotline or the alternate phone number they provide, to provide their mailing address for prize shipment (“prize claim”). Limit one Game Play per originating phone number per day.

GAME PLAY VERIFICATION: All winning Game Plays are subject to verification. If, due to an error of any kind, more instant winning messages are delivered to entrants, or more prizes are claimed than are intended to be awarded per Rule #9, the intended number of prizes will be awarded in a random drawing from among all verified prize claims received during the Promotion Period. In no event will Sponsor be obligated to award more than the stated number of prizes for the Game or the Sweepstakes.

SWEEPSTAKES RANDOM DRAWING: One (1) Grand Prize winner will be randomly selected on or about November 6, 2020 from among all eligible Entries received. Random drawing will be conducted by Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Promotion. The odds of winning the Grand Prize will depend on the total number of eligible Entries received during the Promotion Period.

SWEEPSTAKES WINNER NOTIFICATION: The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified via the phone number used to submit his/her Entry and will be required to complete and return via email/fax/mail, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability and, if legally permissible, a Publicity Release (including the names and email addresses of up to eleven [11] travel companions) within three (3) days of Administrator’s attempted delivery of same. Noncompliance within this time frame, or return of Grand Prize or prize notification as undeliverable, or declining the prize for any reason, will result in disqualification without further notice and, time permitting, Sponsor in its sole discretion, may select an alternate Grand Prize winner in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible Entries.

SECOND CHANCE DRAWING: Any unclaimed or unawarded Game prizes will be awarded in a second chance random drawing (“Second Chance Drawing”), conducted by the Administrator on or about December 7, 2020, from among all eligible Game Plays received throughout the Promotion Period. Odds of winning a prize in the Second Chance Drawing depend upon the number of eligible Game Plays received during the Promotion Period and number of unclaimed/unawarded Game prizes (if any). Second Chance winners will be notified via the phone number used to submit the Game Play. In the event a Second Chance drawing is conducted, Administrator will make up to three (3) attempts to award each unclaimed/unawarded prize after which any remaining unclaimed/unawarded prizes will not be awarded.


One (1) Sweepstakes Grand Prize (“Grand Prize”): A four (4)-day/three (3)-night trip for winner and up to eleven (11) travel companions to a Sponsor-specified destination in the summer of 2021 (departing August 13, 2021; returning August 16, 2021), to host their own private “Draft Party” for his/her travel companions. Trip includes round-trip economy class air transportation for winner and up to eleven (11) travel companions from major airport nearest winner’s home (as determined by Sponsor/Administrator in their sole discretion), three (3) nights’ accommodations at a Sponsor-specified beachside location (some rooms may be quad occupancy/four [4] people), ground transportation from/to airport/accommodations in destination city and a $250 check towards Draft Party (Maximum Trip ARV: $22,950). Grand Prize winner’s travel companions must be 25 years or older at time of travel and must execute and return a Release of Liability/Publicity Release and Prize Acceptance form prior to travel, including accepting tax liability associated with at least one-twelfth of the TOTAL Maximum Grand Prize ARV. The Grand Prize will also include up to $9,500 (or roughly $791 per person) which will be evenly divided among the Grand Prize winner and his/her travel companions (awarded in the form of checks), to be used as spending money or to help offset his/her tax liability (TOTAL Maximum Grand Prize ARV: $32,450). Grand Prize winner and his/her travel companions are solely responsible for all other expenses not specifically set forth herein, including but not limited to meals, surcharges, service charges, personal charges, taxes, travel and other insurance, additional transportation, gratuities, souvenirs, upgraded room accommodations and other incidentals and items of a personal nature. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, mutilated or stolen travel documents. Actual retail value of the Grand Prize may vary. In the event the Grand Prize winner lives within a 250-mile radius of Sponsor-specified destination, winner will receive a $250 travel stipend in lieu of air transportation and no additional compensation for air travel will be provided to winner or travel companions. Winner and travel companions must travel on same itinerary. If the Grand Prize winner is unable to travel on dates specified, prize will be forfeited and time-permitting, an alternate Grand Prize winner may be selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible Entries. All travelers must agree to depart and return on dates specified by the Sponsor, which are subject to change or prize will be forfeited. Travel and other elements of the Grand Prize are subject to availability. All travelers must have valid travel documents prior to departure (i.e., REAL ID, passport or other TSA-approved ID; visit for a list of TSA-approved IDs). In the event the Grand Prize winner or travel companions engage in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor in Sponsor’s sole discretion) is inappropriate or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the trip early, in whole or in part, and send the Grand Prize winner and travel companions home with no further compensation to the Grand Prize winner. In the event Grand Prize winner or his/her travel companions consumes alcoholic beverages (none will be provided by Sponsor) while participating in any Grand Prize-related activities, they do so at their own discretion and agree to hold the Released Parties harmless from any subsequent damages or third-party claims arising out of or related to such consumption. Grand Prize is subject to additional restrictions, including those based on Sponsor-specified location of accommodations.
One hundred fifty-four (154) Instant Win Game Prizes (two [2] per day): Each Instant Win Prize consists of a Lime Time Trophy (ARV: $189 ea.), approximate odds of winning are 1 in 1,300. Limit one (1) Game Prize per person/originating phone number.No alcohol is included with any prize. Prizes consists of only the items specifically listed as part of the prize in these Official Rules and prize details not specified herein shall be determined solely by Sponsor. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied.

GENERAL CONDITIONS, RELEASE AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Calls from pay phones will not be accepted. Normal internet access and data charges imposed by your internet/wireless phone service provider may apply. See your internet/wireless provider for pricing plan details. Entries/Game Plays generated by script, macro or other automated means and Entries/Game Plays by any means which subvert the Entry/Game Play process are void. Any federal, state, and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winners, if applicable. The Grand Prize winner and his/her travel companions will each receive an IRS Form 1099 from Administrator for the actual value of their portion of the Grand Prize. Failure to complete travel or use accommodations does not relieve winner/travel companions of his/her tax obligations associated with acceptance of prize. Resale of any prize is prohibited. No transfer, assignment, substitution or cash equivalent for any prize will be permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor due to prize unavailability for any reason. In such circumstance, an alternate prize of equal value will be awarded (except as specifically stated above) and Sponsor’s obligation to the winners will be fulfilled, and no other additional compensation will be provided. The Released Parties assume no responsibility or liability for damages, losses or injury resulting from acceptance, use or misuse of any prize. If an entrant submits more than the stated number of Entries/Game Plays permitted, and/or if the Sponsor suspects that an entrant attempted to obtain additional Entries/Game Plays by using multiple identities or any other method, Sponsor and Administrator will void that entrant’s Entries/Game Plays submitted by the entrant and that entrant may be disqualified. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means and Entries by any means which subvert the Entry process are void. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned. The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, misdirected, invalid or unintelligible Entries/Game Plays, which will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar Entry/Game Play methods or agents (including, but not limited to, Entry/Game Play services to create fraudulent phone numbers and/or identities) will void all Entries/Game Plays by that entrant. In the event of a dispute as to any Entry/Game Play, the authorized account holder of the phone number used to enter/play (and associated with that phone number) will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” of a phone is the natural person in whose name the phone has been issued and the services are billed. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder associated with the Entry/Game Play. In exchange for the right to participate in the Promotion, entrants/winners/travel companions agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Released Parties, from and against any and all liability (including, but not limited to, damages caused or claimed to be caused, losses, or injury) arising out of participation and/or acceptance/use or misuse of any prize, and agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the Administrator’s or Sponsor’s decisions, which are final. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Promotion materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the English version of the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. All Entry/Game Play material submitted becomes the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned. The Released Parties are not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the Promotion material, administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of the prizes. NOTICE: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. The Released Parties are not responsible for faulty, incorrect, undeliverable or mistranscribed phone/email transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind including any injury or damage to any person’s phone related to or resulting from participating in or experiencing any materials in connection with the Promotion, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission that may limit a user’s ability to participate in the Promotion. All entrants understand and agree that all rights under Section 1542 of the Civil Code of California (“Section 1542”) and any similar law of any state, territory, or country that may be applicable with respect to the foregoing release are hereby expressly and forever waived. All participating entrants acknowledge that Section 1542 provides that: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS THAT THE CREDITOR OR RELEASING PARTY DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, AND THAT, IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER WOUDL HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR OR RELEASED PARTY.” The releases hereunder are intended to apply to all claims not known or suspected to exist with the intent of waiving the effect of laws requiring the intent to release future unknown claims. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Promotion if fraud, misconduct or technical failures threaten the integrity of the Promotion; or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration or security of the Promotion as determined by Sponsor/Administrator, in their sole discretion. In the event of termination, a notice will be posted online at (the “Website”) and a drawing for the Sweepstakes Grand Prize and the unclaimed Instant Win Game Prizes will be conducted from among all eligible Entries/Game Plays received prior to termination. Any damage made to the Hotline or the Website by an entrant will be the responsibility of the entrant and/or the authorized account holder of the phone/computer used at the time of Entry/Game Play. Sponsor reserves the right to prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected or if the individual fails to comply with any requirement of participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules.

PUBLICITY: Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its agencies to use winner’s name and/or likeness and Entry/Game Play for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, including a winners list, unless prohibited by law.

DISPUTES: THIS PROMOTION IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Promotion, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and exclusively before a court having jurisdiction located in Cook County, Illinois. In any such dispute, under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, other than entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (e.g., evidenced costs associated with entering this Promotion). Entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

PRIVACY: Any personal information that an entrant provides in connection with the Promotion shall be used by Sponsor and Administrator to administer this Promotion, contact entrants, and for the other purposes set forth in the Sponsor’s privacy policy located at By entering this Promotion, you agree to and accept that privacy policy. If entrant authorizes, by opting in, Sponsor may provide entrant with information relating to products, services and promotions of Sponsor and affiliates of Sponsor.

WINNERS LIST: To receive a Winners List by email, send an email to with “WINNERS #95” in the subject line. Requests must be received by November 7, 2020. Winners List will be sent after all prizes have been awarded.

SPONSOR: Crown Imports LLC, 131 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60603.

ADMINISTRATOR: Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.Relax responsibly®. Corona Extra® Beer. Imported by Crown Imports, Chicago, IL