Fogo de Chao – Win 1 of 3 trips for 2 for 3 nights to Rio de Janeiro
The “Brazil by Fogo” 2019 Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico (“Eligible Jurisdictions”) and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry. This Sweepstakes is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States. You must be located within the Eligible Jurisdictions to participate. Participation open only to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico who are at least 21 years old as of date of entry.
How to Enter. There are two ways to enter the Sweepstakes.
Visit a Fogo de Chão location in an Eligible Jurisdiction during the Sweepstakes Period. For a complete list of locations, visit http://fogo.com/locations/. When dining at the restaurant, you will receive a unique code (“Code”) found on the red/green coaster provided by the server. Every person at your table who is 21 years or older will receive a Code. Go to fogo.com/win and enter your Code. Entry of a Code will constitute one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. You must enter your Code before the end of the Sweepstakes Period in order to be eligible to win a prize.
Mail a postcard with proper postage to Beacon Advertising, 411 N. Akard Street, Ste 160, Dallas, TX 75201. Attention: Brazil by Fogo. The postcard must contain your first and last name, mailing address, email address and phone number. Each completed postcard constitutes one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Your mail-in postcard must be postmarked before the end of the Sweepstakes Period in order to be eligible to win a prize for the Sweepstakes Period. Entries that do not contain all the information requested or oversized entries, copies and other mechanical reproductions are not permitted for mail-in entries and will be disqualified from the drawing. Sponsor is not responsible for illegible, lost, late, misdirected, postage due, damaged or incomplete entries. Proof of mailing an entry is not proof of receipt.
All entries made in violation of these rules will be disqualified. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects.
Limit one (1) entry per day, with a maximum of five (5) entries per person during the Sweepstakes, regardless of method of entry. No automated entry devices and/or programs permitted. All entries become the sole and exclusive property of the Sponsor and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic. Only fully completed timely entry forms are eligible (“Eligible Entries”). Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.
After entering the Brazil by Fogo 2019 Sweepstakes regardless of method of entry, you will also receive via email one of the Rewards described in Paragraph 15 below.
Sweepstakes Period. The Sweepstakes will consist of one (1) “Sweepstakes Period” for entry, beginning on 12:00:00 AM Central Daylight Saving Time (CDT) on April 14, 2019 and ending on 11:59:59 PM CDT on June 16, 2019.
Eligibility. Participation open only to legal residents of the Eligible Jurisdictions who are at least 21 years of age as of date of entry. Void outside of the Eligible Jurisdictions, and where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees, officers and directors of Fogo de Chão (Holdings) Inc. (“Sponsor”) or Beacon Advertising (“Administrator”), and their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies and their respective employees, manufacturers or distributors of Sweepstakes materials and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees/officers/directors are not eligible to enter. Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the Eligible Jurisdictions, and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the Eligible Jurisdictions. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Random Drawing/Odds. Potential grand prize winners will be selected in a random drawing by Administrator after the end of the Sweepstakes Period from all Eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning depend on the number of Eligible Entries received for the drawing during the Sweepstakes Period. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the Administrator and Sponsor, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.
Rewards will be randomly selected after receipt of Eligible Entry and distributed by email within 48 hours. The odds of receiving any particular Reward is detailed in Paragraph 15 below.
Prizes. Three (3) Grand Prize winners (“Grand Prize Winner”) will each receive a four (4) day/three (3) night trip to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for the winner and one (1) guest. At Sponsor’s discretion, if Grand Prize Winner does not wish to travel to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Grand Prize Winner may elect (subject to Sponsor’s agreement) to receive a four (4) day/three (3) night trip to a Fogo de Chão of Grand Prize Winner’s choice located in the United States, Puerto Rico, Mexico or Brazil for the winner and one (1) guest; provided that the total prize value may not exceed $6,000. The location designated by Grand Prize Winner may not be changed by Grand Prize Winner after designation; however Sponsor may change the location in its sole discretion. Trip includes: (a) round-trip economy class airfare from major gateway airport nearest Grand Prize Winner’s residence for Grand Prize Winner and up to one travel companion; (b) hotel accommodations (one (1) room, double occupancy); (c) one (1) $250 gift card (all gift card terms and conditions apply); (d) a guided tour of Rio de Janeiro if Grand Prize Winner elects to take the trip to Rio de Janeiro (if Grand Prize Winner elects to take the trip to a different location, a guided tour will not be included in the prize) and (e) dinner to include 2 full churrasco experiences, 2 desserts and 2 non-alcoholic beverages only (any additional charges, including but not limited to charges for alcoholic beverages, taxes and gratuities are the responsibility of Grand Prize Winner) at a Fogo de Chão restaurant located in Rio de Janeiro for Grand Prize Winner and up to one travel companion (if Grand Prize Winner elects to take the trip to a different location. The dinner may be arranged at a Fogo de Chao location in the elected city at Sponsor’s discretion.) Approximate retail value of each Grand Prize: $6,000.00.
Total ARV of all prizes $18,000.00. Grand Prize Winners will receive a Form 1099 from Administrator for the total value of prize. Prize is non-transferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions. In the case of unavailability of prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value, including in Sponsor’s sole discretion, a different travel location. Taxes (including all federal, state and local taxes), meals, gratuities, travel upgrades, or any other expenses not specifically listed herein are the responsibility of Grand Prize Winners.
Total ARV of Rewards will not exceed $22,888,580.00 and will depend on number of Eligible Entries, but in no case will more than 2,332 $500.00 Group Celebration Rewards be distributed.
If due to a printing, production or other error, more prizes are claimed than are intended to be awarded, the intended prize will be awarded in a random drawing from among all verified and validated prize claims received. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.
Additional Details regarding Grand Prize: Travel and accommodations subject to availability; certain restrictions and blackout dates may apply. If, with Sponsor’s agreement, Grand Prize Winner elects not to travel to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil but to a Fogo de Chão located in the United States, Puerto Rico, Mexico or Brazil, such election is at Sponsor’s discretion and the total value of the Grand Prize may not exceed $6,000. Grand Prize Winner must complete travel by August 1, 2020, or prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate. Grand Prize Winner and travel companion must travel on the same itinerary and travel companion must sign travel release prior to ticketing. Travel companion must be 21 years of age or older as of date of travel unless the winner is travel companion’s parent or legal guardian. If Grand Prize Winner or travel companion declines to participate in any component of the prize package, that portion shall be forfeited and no substitute component shall be provided. Sponsor is not liable for delays, cancellation or unforeseen events related to the flights. Grand Prize Winner and travel companion will be solely responsible for obtaining all required travel documents, including, but not limited to valid identification, passports and visas relating to acceptance and use of the travel prize packages. Travel companion will be required to sign a Liability and Publicity release (unless prohibited by law) prior to being issued travel documents. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates. Actual value of prize may vary depending on air flight fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Grand Prize Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value.
Additionally, Grand Prize Winner and travel companion will be solely responsible for obtaining any recommended vaccinations prior to embarking on the prize package. For a schedule of vaccinations recommended by the Center for Disease Control, please visit http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/.
Grand Prize Winner must travel on the dates determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion or prize will be forfeited. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Sponsor will make reasonable efforts to select travel dates acceptable to Grand Prize Winner. Trip must be booked at least twenty-one (21) days prior to departure. Travel must be round trip. Sponsor will determine airline and flight itinerary in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Sweepstakes, and those set forth by the Sponsor’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the prize description above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, including ground transportation to and from restaurant, meals, incidentals, gratuities, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Grand Prize Winner will be required to provide a credit card to hotel to cover incidentals which are not included in prize package. Sponsor not responsible for changes in schedule of any element of the prize or any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation or delay. Sponsor will not have any liability if the Grand Prize Winner or travel companion for any reason is not permitted to travel by relevant airport authorities or misses a flight or other travel element. Grand Prize Winner and travel companion understand that there are inherent risks involved in travel and that these risks may be present before, during and after the trip.
BY ACCEPTING A PRIZE, WINNER ACKNOWLEDGES A COMPLETE UNDERSTANDING OF THE RISKS INVOLVED WITH THE PRIZE AND IN PARTICIPATING AND ENGAGING IN THE ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATED THEREWITH, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PERSONAL INJURY, PROPERTY DAMAGE, DEATH, ILLNESS OR ACCIDENT. WINNER ALSO UNDERSTANDS THAT THE RELEASED ENTITIES (DEFINED BELOW) HAVE NOT AND WILL NOT OBTAIN OR PROVIDE INSURANCE OF ANY KIND RELATING TO THE PRIZE AND THAT WINNER WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR OBTAINING AND PAYING FOR ANY FORM OF INSURANCE RELATING TO THE PRIZE, INCLUDING ANY LIFE, TRAVEL, ACCIDENT, PROPERTY OR OTHER INSURANCE RELATIVE TO WINNER’S USE OF THE PRIZE.
Notification. After winners are selected, potential winners will be notified by email. To claim the prize winners will be required to sign and return, where legal, an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release within five (5) days of prize notification via email and/or phone . If any potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) calendar days of first notification attempt, if any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if any potential winner rejects his/her prize or in the event of noncompliance with these Sweepstakes rules and requirements, such prize will be forfeited and, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate potential winner may be selected from all remaining eligible entries in same manner as first winner was selected. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given. Limit one (1) prize per household during the Sweepstakes.
Release. Participation in Sweepstakes and acceptance of prize constitutes each Grand Prize Winner’s permission for Sponsor to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, picture, portrait, voice, biographical information and/or any statements made by each Grand Prize Winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor for advertising and promotional purposes without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.
By participating, entrants and winner(s) agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, Rio Convention & Visitors Bureau and their affiliates, partners and promotion and advertising agencies and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors (collectively, the “Released Entities”), from any and all liability, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in Sweepstakes, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. Sponsor is not responsible if Sweepstakes cannot take place or if the prize cannot be awarded due to travel cancellations, delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism or any other cause beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified. The Released Entities are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, website, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions, any errors, delays or other problems with postal delivery, which may limit one’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes.
Additional Terms. In case of dispute as to the identity of any entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Any potential winner may be requested to provide Administrator with proof that such winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry. Any other attempted form of entry is prohibited; no automatic, programmed; robotic or similar means of entry are permitted.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Sweepstakes should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Sponsor may select the winners from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor representatives.
These rules will be published online at fogo.com/win
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Limitation of Liability; Disclaimer of Warranties. IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED ENTITIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, ACCESSING ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
Disputes; Governing Law. The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules, including, without limitation, the Sweepstakes. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in the County of Dallas in the State of Texas.
THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE INTERPRETATION OF ITS TERMS SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAWS RULES. For any matters which are not subject to arbitration as set forth in these Official Rules and/or in connection with the entering of any judgment on an arbitration award in connection with these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes, the parties irrevocably submit and consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts located in or closest to County of Dallas in the State of Texas. The parties agree not to raise the defense of forum non conveniens.
List of Winners/Winner’s Name. To obtain a list of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by July 31, 2019 to: Beacon Advertising, 411 N. Akard St., Ste. 160, Dallas, TX 75201. Attention: Brazil by Fogo.
Sponsor. Fogo de Chão (Holdings) Inc. 5908 Headquarters Dr, Ste K200, Plano, TX 75024, fogo.com.
Administrator. Beacon Advertising, 411 N. Akard St., Ste. 160, Dallas, TX 75201, https://beacon.agency/.
Rewards. After entering the Brazil by Fogo 2019 Sweepstakes, you will receive via email one of the following randomly selected Rewards described below (“Reward Email”).
Restrictions on Rewards:
REWARDS ARE GOOD UNTIL JULY 16, 2019 OR 30 DAYS AFTER RECEIPT OF THE REWARD EMAIL, WHICHEVER IS EARLIER. Rewards are valid at any U.S. or Puerto Rico Fogo de Chão location. Only one Reward valid per table, per visit. Not valid with any other discount, offer, promotion or prior purchase. Not valid on holidays 4/21, 5/13, 5/28, 6/17. Tax and gratuity are not included. May not be reproduced, photocopied, duplicated, transferred or resold. Cannot be redeemed for cash, except where required by law. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
(b) Description of Rewards:
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail with purchase (Awarded to 5% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for one Shrimp Cocktail Appetizer with any purchase in the Main Dining Room only. Value in Puerto Rico $21.50.
Bar Fogo Braised Beef Rib Sliders or Chicken Sliders with purchase (Awarded to 5% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for one Braised Beef Rib Sliders or Spiced Chicken Sliders appetizer with any purchase in the Bar Fogo area only. Value in Puerto Rico $9.00-$12.00.
Brazilian Bite during Happy Hour with purchase (Awarded to 2% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for one Happy Hour Brazilian Bite with any purchase from 4:30-6:30pm in the Bar Fogo area only. Valid Monday – Friday only. Value in Puerto Rico $4.00.
Dessert with purchase (Awarded to 19.5% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for one dessert with any purchase in the Main Dining Room only. Value in Puerto Rico $8.25-$9.95.
$25 Off Full Churrasco Dinner with purchase of Full Churrasco Dinner (Awarded to 20% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for $25 off an adult price Full Churrasco Dinner with the purchase of an adult price Full Churrasco Dinner after 4PM in the Main Dining Room. Not valid on Lunch, Seafood entrees, Market Table only, Select Cut or Brazilian Cut Menus or Restaurant Week promotion. Value in Puerto Rico $25.00.
$15 Off Weekend Brunch with purchase of Weekend Brunch (Awarded to 20.3% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for $15 off an adult price Weekend Brunch with the purchase of an adult price Weekend Brunch before 2PM in the Main Dining Room. Valid Saturdays and Sundays only. Not valid on Weekday Lunch, Dinner, Seafood entrees, Market Table only, Select Cut or Brazilian Cut Menus. Value in Puerto Rico $15.00.
$15 Off Weekday Lunch with purchase of Weekday Lunch entrée (Awarded to 21% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for $15 off any Weekday Lunch Entrée with the purchase of a Weekday Lunch Entrée at equal or greater price in the Main Dining Room. Valid Monday-Friday only. Not valid on Dinner, or Weekend Brunch. Value in Puerto Rico $15.00.
$50 Off Fogo Dining Experience (Awarded to 5% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for ONE TIME use of $50 on a $51 or more purchase towards lunch, dinner, Weekend Brunch, Seafood Entrée, desserts, and non-alcoholic beverages in the Main Dining Room. Not valid towards alcoholic beverages or on Bar Fogo food items. Value in Puerto Rico $50.00.
$100 Off Fogo Dining Experience (Awarded to 2% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for ONE TIME use of $100 on a $101 or more purchase towards lunch, dinner, Weekend Brunch, Seafood Entrée, desserts, and non-alcoholic beverages in the Main Dining Room. Not valid towards alcoholic beverages or on Bar Fogo food items. Value in Puerto Rico $100.00.
$500 Towards a Group Celebration (Awarded to .2% of all Eligible Entries)
Valid for ONE TIME use of $500 on a $501 or more purchase towards lunch, dinner, Weekend Brunch, Seafood Entrée, desserts, and non-alcoholic beverages in the Main Dining Room. Not valid towards alcoholic beverages or on Bar Fogo food items. Value in Puerto Rico $500.00. Under no circumstances will more than 2,332 $500.00 Rewards be distributed.
(c) Rewards Additional Terms
By accepting a Reward, you release all Released Entities and hold them harmless from any and all liability, loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense, which may occur in connection with this promotion, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of Reward.