Idaho Potato Commission – Ida-Ho-Ho-Ho Potato Scratch-Stakes Sweepstakes

Ida-Ho-Ho-Ho Potato Scratch-Stakes Rules, Terms, and ConditionsWho can enter?This giveaway is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who were 21 years of age or older as of 12/6/2021. Employees of Sponsor (Idaho Potato Commission), Idaho Potato Commissioners, and agencies, agents and employees of the State of Idaho and all other service agencies involved with design, execution or fulfillment of this Contest, and members of the immediate families (defined for these purposes as parents, children, siblings, and spouse) or households (whether related or not) of any of the above are NOT eligible to enter or participate in any manner.How to enter? Those who are eligible to enter must complete and submit their entry form using the link provided during the defined “Promotional Period” — December 6, 2021 at 12:01 AM MT and closes December 24, at 11:59:00 PM MT. The winners will be notified instantly on the screen. The winners will be sent a confirmation and they must reply within three (3) business days.By submitting an entry into this promotion, entrants acknowledge that they have read and agreed to all the terms and conditions of this promotion.Entries must include all requested contact details, including first and last name, a valid email address, mailing address and contact number to be eligible to win. Entrants may only enter in their own names. Any entrant found to be entering incorrect contact details, including name, incorrect email address / mailing address details, and or incomplete entries, and or playing multiple times on different devices if a game is designed to be played one-time-only will have all entries invalidated, and any claim to any prize will be invalidated. The Idaho Potato Commission has sole discretion to determine if any entrant has breached this clause.Players consent, acknowledge interest in playing the scratch-off game and authorize the game sponsor to contact them with further information and promotions and can opt-out at any time.Participation in this promotion is voluntary and free of cost. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO PLAY OR WIN.Prizes: Due to shipping times, it may take up to 6 weeks for the winners to receive their prizes. The prizes are:Small plush Spuddy Buddies (Qty 50) —  retail value: $9.00Large plush Spuddy Buddy (Qty 1) —  retail value: $50.00Medium Spuddy Buddies (Qty 15) – retail value $20.00Idaho Potato Truck Replica (Qty 1) – retail value $55.00French fry and sauce holder combo (Qty 50) – retail value $8.00Idaho Potato Socks (Qty 25) – retail value $15.00Air Fryers (Qty 100) – retail value $60 Knife Blocks (Qty 100) – retail value $60 Fresh Idaho Potatoes – 15-lb box (Qty 25) — retail value $35 $50 Visa Gift Card (Qty 25) $500 (Qty 2) $100 (Qty 20) $1,000 (Qty 1) – Grand Prize Prize Acceptance/Restrictions: Only one winner per household.  Winners are subject to verification by Sponsors of the winner’s name, age, address, phone number, and Social Security number (where the prize value is equal to or greater than $600.00).  The Grand Prize winner will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity prior to receiving their check and will be required to provide a completed W-9.  Failure to do so will disqualify the winner.  Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for any other items by any winner. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferrable.  Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a comparable prize of like or greater value, including cash, for any prize, for any reason. See clause titled Taxes.Publicity Release:  By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant acknowledges that his/her entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes that entrant’s consent to use, publish, reproduce and for all purposes, including publicity, promotion and advertising, in any media (including without limitation, the Internet, television or offline promotions), each winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions, and/or hometown and state, and any portion thereof, each extending throughout the universe and in perpetuity without further compensation, credit or right of review or approval, except where prohibited by law. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY CIRCUMVENT, DISRUPT, OR DAMAGE ORDINARY AND NORMAL OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES, TELEPHONE SYSTEMS OR WEBSITE, OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION.  Taxes:  The value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law.  All taxes, including federal, state, and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winner.  Any person winning over $600.00 in total prizes will receive a 1099 form from Sponsors at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form should be filed with the IRS.  Each winner must provide Sponsors with valid identification, and a valid taxpayer identification number or Social Security number for total prizes valued at $600.00 or more, before any prize will be awarded.  Sponsors will have the right, but not the obligation, to require any winner to complete and submit an IRS form W-9.  Sponsors reserve the right to withhold prizes until the completed W-9 form is received.Conditions:  Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the online portion of this Sweepstakes or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if for any reason:  (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in Sponsors’ sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, (b) the Sweepstakes or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these Rules, (c) the Sweepstakes becomes corrupted due to interruption in wireless calling devices or wireless service for any reason, or (d) the Sweepstakes is otherwise not capable of running as planned. By entering, entrants represent that they are eligible and agree to be bound by and comply with the Rules and the decisions of any judges, which are final on all matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes.  Any entrant who attempts to tamper with this Sweepstakes in any way or use fraudulent means to participate in and/or win the Sweepstakes will be disqualified.  Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any entrant at any time, for any reason, including, without limitation, language, activities or behavior deemed inappropriate. Sponsors and their advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for cancellations, postponements, or delays in the Sweepstakes.  Other than the prizes received by the winners, no entrant will be entitled to receive any wages, benefits, fees or other compensation whatsoever as a result of participating in the Sweepstakes.  Sponsors will have the sole discretion to administer the Sweepstakes and interpret and apply the Rules.  This Sweepstakes is not intended for gambling.  If Sponsors determine that an entrant is using the Sweepstakes for gambling purposes, such entrant may be disqualified and reported to the authorities. Neither the failure of Sponsors to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Rules nor the failure, delay or omission by Sponsors in exercising any right with respect to any term of these Rules, will be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of Sponsors’ right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance. If there is any conflict between any term of these Rules and any marketing or entry materials used in connection with the Sweepstakes, the terms of these Rules will govern.Indemnification/Hold Harmless:  In consideration for his or her participation in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees: (a) to release, discharge, and hold harmless WQAD, Sponsors, and their respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, representatives, and agents (the “Released Parties”) from all liability, injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright, or other intellectual property rights, death or property damage resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, delivery, possession, misuse or use of a prize or from participation in and/or entry into or creation of an entry for the Sweepstakes and/or the broadcast or exploitation or use of entry or any other Sweepstakes-related activity; and (b) that the Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guaranty, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to any prize. Limitation of Liability:  The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information or other errors in the printing, offering or administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize(s), (b) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, or wireless calling service, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other conditions, (c) failure of any entry to be received by Sponsors due to technical problems, telephone service problems, human error, or wireless calling service, (d) mechanical, technical, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions, or failures of any kind, including but not limited to failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed transmission of entries, traffic congestion, viruses, sabotage, satellite failures, electrical outages, on telephone lines, on the Internet, at any website, or application or lost or unavailable network connections or natural disasters or acts of God or man, which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, (e) communication line, hardware and/or software failures, malfunction of phones (including wireless phones/handsets), phone lines, other communications malfunctions, unavailable network connections, cellular equipment towers, telephone systems or wireless service, (f) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, or damage to mobile phone or other PDA device, (g) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or entry information, (h) entries that are late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof), or (i) any change of email address, mailing address, telephone number and/or any other contact information provided by entrant.  Any expenses incurred by the entrant during the entry process are the sole responsibility of each entrant and the Sponsors will not issue reimbursement for any expenses.Dispute Resolution:  By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards will be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. All entrants agree, by participation in the Sweepstakes, to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of Idaho.  Idaho law will govern this Sweepstakes, without regard Idahos’ choice of law rules. The courts of Idaho will be the exclusive forum for any dispute regarding any Rule or activity associated with the Sweepstakes.Names of Winners:  For a list of prize winners, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Ida Ho Ho Ho Winners c/o EHY 829 De La Vina Street, Santa Barbara, CA  93101 after January 15, 2022. Requests for winners list must be received by February 28, 2022. Sponsor: Idaho Potato Commission, 661 S. Rivershore Lane, Suite 230, Eagle, ID 83616Prize Claim Form Players consent and acknowledge that they are a winner and authorize the game sponsor to review and approve a prize claim and contact the winner with further information.Participation in this promotion is voluntary and free of cost. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO PLAY OR WIN. Number of Entries permittedEntrants may only enter this promotion (CUSTOM TEXT HERE such as One Time Only, Daily, Weekly, Monthly, etc.) during the promotional period (INSERT DATE HERE) at 00:00 AM and closes (INSERT DATE HERE) at 00:00 PM). If an entrant is found to have submitted multiple entries per day, their entries may be invalidated.Open, Close, Draw, and Publish dates.The promotion commences on (INSERT DATE HERE) at 00:00 AM and closes (INSERT DATE HERE) at 00:00 PM) (‘Promotional Period’). Entries must be received before the promotion close date and time.The winners will be those who are notified instantly on the screen.The winners will be confirmed by an email sent to their (Insert your company name here if this is an employee campaign) email addresses within (ENTER A NUMBER HERE) business days. PrizesPrizes will be available for collection within (ENTER A NUMBER HERE) days of the draw.Prizes must be claimed and collected within (ENTER NUMBER OF DAYS HERE) of the date they are awarded. If a winner does not claim or collect the prize by the time stipulated, then the entire prize will be deemed to be forfeited by the winner.Prizes are subject to availability and are not cashable, negotiable, transferable, or exchangeable. If the prize option is unavailable, for whatever reason, (YOUR COMPANY NAME) reserves the right to substitute the prize for a prize of equal value in consultation with the winner.Prizes will be sent to the winner’s designated or preferred (YOUR COMPANY NAME) location based on their selection. No responsibility is accepted for lost prizes.The prizes offered are:Prize title – descriptionPrize title – descriptionPrize title – descriptionPrize title – descriptionACKNOWLEDGMENT AND CONSENT:I hereby consent to receive text messages or phone calls from or on behalf of the sponsor or their employees to the mobile phone number I provided above. By opting in, I understand that message and data rates may apply. This acknowledgment constitutes my written consent to receive text messages to my cell phone and phone calls, including communications sent using an autodialer or pre-recorded message. You may withdraw your consent at any time by texting “STOP”.I have read and agreed to all the terms & conditions of this promotion.

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