Flowers Bakeries – Nature’s Own Tailgating Sweepstakes

NATURE’S OWN TAILGATING SWEEPSTAKES
Official Rules
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES
OF WINNING.OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF
COLUMBIA WHO ARE 18 YEARS OR OLDER OR THE MAJORITY OF AGE IN THEIR STATE AT THE TIME OF
ENTRY. VOID IN PUERTO RICO, U.S. TERRITORIES AND POSSESSIONS OUTSIDE THE 50 UNITED STATES
AND WHERE RESTRICTED OR PROHIBITED BY LAW. THIS GAME IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED
OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH, FACEBOOK®, INSTAGRAM®, TWITTER® OR YETI®.
1. Eligibility: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. The Nature’s Own Tailgating Sweepstakes (the
“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States or District of Columbia who
are 18 years of age or the age of majority in their state. Void in Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories and
possessions outside the 50 United States and where restricted or prohibited by law. Employees of
Flowrs Bakeries, LLC (the “Sponsor”), Arrowhead Promotion & Fulfillment Co., Inc. (“Administrator”)
(collectively with Sponsor and Administrator, the “Released Parties”), and 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 and their immediate family
(spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and
household members of each such employee are not eligible to enter or win. The Sweepstakes is
subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the participant (“You” or “Participant”) agrees to be fully
and unconditionally bound by these Official Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet
the eligibility requirements set forth in Official Rule #1 above. In addition, You agree to accept the
decisions of Sponsor as final and binding as they relate to the content of this Sweepstakes. Sponsor
reserves the right to modify the rules of the Sweepstakes in any way at any time, subject to state
or federal law.
3. Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes begins on September 1, 2021 at 12:00:00 am Eastern Time
(“ET”), and ends on October 31 , 2021 at 11:59:59 pm ET (the “Sweepstakes Period.”) All entries
must be received and recorded by the Sponsor during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible for
the random drawing.
4. How to Enter: There are 2 ways to enter this Sweepstakes:
Via website: To enter via this method of entry, visit www.naturesowntailgate.com (“Website”) to
find, complete, and submit the online official entry form to receive one (1) entry into the random
drawing.
Via QR code: To enter via this method of entry, find the QR code at participating retailers on
Nature’s Own displays and on-pack stickers. Then, scan the QR code with your smart phone and
follow the on-screen instructions to complete and submit the entry form to receive one (1) entry
into the random drawing.
Limit one (1) entry per participant during the entire Sweepstakes Period per person/email address.
All entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM ET October 31, 2021, to be entered into random
drawing. Any attempt by any participant to enter by using multiple/different identities, or any
other methods may disqualify that participant from winning any prize, at the sole discretion of
Sponsor. Use of any automated, robotic, repetitive, programmed or similar entry methods or
agents to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Facsimile and mechanically
reproduced entries will not be accepted. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete,
illegible, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified. In the event of a
dispute as to any participation by an entry, the authorized account holder of the account used
to enter will be deemed to be the Participant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural
person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other
organization responsible for assigning account for the domain associated with the submitted
account. The potential winner may be required to show proof that he/she is the authorized
account holder. All entries submitted become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be
returned. Entries will not be judged but must adhere to the entry guidelines indicated herein, as
determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion.
5. Winner Selection and Notification: On our about November 1, 2021, twenty (20) potential
winners will be randomly selected from all valid entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
The potential winners will be notified by Administrator by email on or about the day of the random
drawing. Sponsor shall have no liability for any potential winner’s failure to receive or check for
direct messages or emails in a timely manner. Potential winner must respond within 48 hours from
Administrators sending the direct message or email to the potential winner. Limit one (1) winner
per person/household during the entire Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning depend on the
total number of entries received during the duration of the program.
Sponsor will make the final determination of identity of potential winners in its sole discretion. In
the event that a winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may select an alternate winner at
random from the remaining participants. Receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes
is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state and local laws and regulations.
ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL
RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS
WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
6. Prizes & Approximate Retail Value (“ARV): Twenty (20) Grand Prizes of a Yeti ® Hard Cooler and
a grill set will be awarded during the Sweepstakes period. Winners are solely responsible for all
local, state and federal taxes associated with each prize.
Yeti Cooler has an approximate retail value of $399.99. The grill set has an approximate retail value
of $45.00. The approximate retail value of the total of all prizes in this Sweepstakes is $8,899.80.
Actual value of prizes may differ at time of prize award. Prizes consists of only those items
specifically listed as part of the Prize. Color and size may vary. No cash or other substitution allowed
by any winner, but Sponsor may substitute a prize, or any portion thereof, for a prize of equal or
greater value at Sponsor’s sole discretion for any reason. The prizes are non-assignable and non-
transferable and not redeemable for cash. The winners must meet the eligibility requirements as
set forth in these Official Rules. Winners are responsible for paying all applicable income taxes
associated with accepting their Prize if applicable. Winner may be required to sign a prize release
(“Prize Release”) prior to issuance of a prize.
7. Terms & Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify
or suspend the Sweepstakes should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other
cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper
conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such a case, Sponsor may select the winner from all eligible Entries
received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole
discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the Entry process or the
operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or to be acting with
intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person. Sponsor has the right, in its sole
discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void Entries for any reason, including,
but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries
from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Official Rules; or the use of bots, macros,
scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by a Participant to deliberately
damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a
violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to
seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. By participating in the Sweepstakes and/or
accepting a prize, each Participant agrees to allow Sponsor and its designees the perpetual
worldwide right to use and/or publish Participant’s name, biographical information, photos and/or
other likeness, entry comments, and statements, in whole or in part, for promotion, trade,
commercial, advertising and publicity purposes, at any time or times, in all media now known or
hereafter discovered, without additional compensation or notice to participant, or review or
approval by winner, except where prohibited by law. Notwithstanding the forgoing, if Sponsor
requests, each winner must also sign a liability and publicity release, allowing Sponsor to use the
winner’s Entry and name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the
Sweepstakes, and biographical information. Failure to complete these forms may result in
forfeiture of the prize.
8. Warranty Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability: By entering the Sweepstakes, You agree to
release and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and their subsidiaries, affiliates,
advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns,
employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or
damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i)
Your participation in the Sweepstakes and Your acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any
prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the
malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical
equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet
service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes;
and (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of
entries.
9. Privacy Policies and Data Collection: Information provided by you for this Sweepstakes on the
entry form is subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy located at https://www.flowersfoods.com/site-
services/privacy-policy. By entering this Sweepstakes, each Participant agrees that the Sponsor
has the right to contact the Participant by phone, direct message, or email accounts provided
on the entry form to administer and fulfill this Sweepstakes.
10. Disputes/Governing Law: Except where prohibited, Participant agrees that: (1) any and all
disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or the
prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and
exclusively by the appropriate federal or state court of Georgia; (2) any and all claims, judgments
and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with
entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ or legal fees; and (3) unless otherwise
prohibited, under no circumstances will Participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and
Participant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, 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 the Participant and Sponsor in connection with this Sweepstakes shall be governed
by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Georgia, without giving effect to
any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of State of Georgia, or any other jurisdiction),
which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Georgia.
11. Winners List/Official Rules: To view the list of winners for this Sweepstakes, to be posted on or
about the end of the Sweepstakes Period, or to obtain a copy of these Official Rules, please visit
www.naturesowntailgate.com.
12. Sponsor: Flowers Bakeries, LLC, 1919 Flowers Circle, Thomasville, GA 31757. Administrator:
Arrowhead Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Co., Inc., 1105 SE 8th Street, Grand Rapids, MN 55744.
Abbreviated:
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. The Nature’s Own Tailgating Sweepstakes is open to residents of the
50 U.S. and DC, 18 years of age (or 19 for residents of AL & NE). Starts at 12:00:00 AM ET on
9/1/21 and ends on at 11:59:59 PM ET on 10/31/21. Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored,
endorsed, administrated by, or affiliated with YETI®. One (1) entry per person. See
naturesowntailgate.com for how to enter, odds and complete rules. Sponsor: Flowers Bakeries
LLC. 1919 Flowers Circle, Thomasville, GA 31757.
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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to 50 U.S. & DC, 18+ (or 19+ in AL & NE). Starts 12:00:00 AM ET
on 9/1/21, ends on at 11:59:59 PM ET on 10/31/21. See rules at naturesowntailgate.com.