Naturesweet – “crush The Bowl” – Win Tickets to the Valero Alamo Bowl held on December 28 2018 in San Antonio TX and travel expenses not to exceed $3000.00.

OFFICIAL RULES FOR THE NATURESWEET® “CRUSH THE BOWL” SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID OUTSIDE THE
FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, AND WHERE PROHIBITED. SUBJECT
TO ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. BY SUBMITTING AN
ENTRY, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS NOT
SPONSORED OR ADMINISTERED BY THE VALERO® ALAMO BOWL®.
1. Entry Period: The NatureSweet® “Crush the Bowl” Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 AM
Eastern Time (“ET”) on September 17, 2018 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on November 5, 2018 (“Sweepstakes
Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes. One (1) grand
prize winner will be selected from the entry period (“Entry Period”). Potential winner will be notified on or
about November 12, 2018.
2. Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of
Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older and who have reached the age of majority in their
jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry. Officers, directors and employees of NatureSweet®
(“Sponsor”), Donovan Connective Marketing (“Administrator”), and their respective parents, subsidiaries,
representatives, contractors, consultants, mandatories, affiliated companies, franchisees, advertising and
promotional agencies, legal counsel, website providers, web masters, persons engaged in the development,
production or distribution of materials for this Sweepstakes, and their immediate family members (parent, child,
sibling, and spouse of each) and/or persons living in the same household as such officers, directors, and
employees (whether related or not) are not eligible to enter or win a prize in this Sweepstakes. Entry into this
Sweepstakes constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and to Sponsor’s
and/or Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a
prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
2. How to Enter: You may enter the Sweepstakes in the following way during the Sweepstakes Period:
Go to the NatureSweet.com/Promotions webpage during the Entry Period and complete the “Crush the Bowl”
Recipe Builder. Enter your name and email address and submit your information to receive your recipe. Once
you have completed these steps, you will automatically be entered with one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.
Entries received via the method described above will be referenced herein as each an “Entry”. The person who
submits the Entry will be considered the entrant (“Entrant”). Submission of erroneous or incomplete information
will void the submitted Entry. Limit one (1) Entry per Entry Period per person, per household for the
duration of the Sweepstakes Period. If multiple Entries are received in excess of the stated limitation from any
person or household on any day during the Sweepstakes Period, only the first such Entry received from such
person or household that day will be eligible for entry. By submitting an Entry, the Entrant consents to being
contacted by email if selected as a potential winner. Multiple Entrants are not permitted to share the same email
address. In the event of a dispute as to any Entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used to
enter will be deemed to be the Entrant. 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
email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winners may be required to
show proof of being the authorized account holder to the Sponsor and/or the Administrator or forfeit the prize.
Entries specifying an invalid, non-working, or inactive email address will be disqualified and ineligible to win. You
must complete all required information to be eligible to enter. Incomplete, illegible, corrupted, or untimely entries
are void and will be disqualified. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Each online Entry submission
must be manually key stroked and manually entered by the individual Entrant; automated and/or repetitive
electronic submission of Entries (including but not limited to Entries made using any script, macro, bot or
sweepstakes service) will be disqualified. No mechanical reproductions or facsimiles of mail-in entries will be
accepted and all such entries will be void. All Entries must be in English. Normal Internet access, phone, and
usage charges imposed by your online or phone service may apply.
Sponsor and Sponsor’s agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, representatives or service providers may use Entrants’
personal information submitted with Entry for purposes of prize fulfillment and/or for future marketing by Sponsor,
such as to notify them of a product or promotion that Sponsor thinks may be of interest.
4. Selection of Winner: On or about November 12, 2018, Sponsor will select the name of the potential winner in
a random drawing from among all entries receiving during the Entry Period, subject to verification of eligibility
and compliance with these Official Rules. The odds of winning are based on the number of eligible entries
received. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected during the Entry Period.
Verification of Potential Winner: POTENTIAL WINNER IS SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR
AND/OR ADMINISTRATOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO
THE SWEEPSTAKES. ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S
ELIGIBILITY HAS BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS
COMPLETE.
5. Prizes: There are a total of one (1) Grand Prize available to be won. The Grand Prize includes 2 Tickets to the
Valero® Alamo Bowl® held on December 28, 2018 in San Antonio, TX, and travel expenses not to exceed
$3,000.00. Total Estimated Retail Value (“ERV”) of the Grand Prize prize is $4,000.
Valid only in the U.S.A. and void where prohibited. Winners will be responsible for all taxes (including federal,
state and local taxes) and any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of the prize not
described herein as being awarded. Prizes are not transferable, redeemable for cash, or substitutable except by
Sponsor, which reserves the right, at its discretion, to substitute the prize or a portion of the prize with one of
comparable or greater value. Sponsor will not replace lost or stolen prizes. Only the number of prizes stated in
these Official Rules is available to be won in the Sweepstakes. If, by reason of a print or other error, more prizes
are claimed than the number set forth in these Official Rules, an alternate winner will be selected in accordance
with the winner selection method described above from among all eligible claimants making purportedly valid
claims to award the advertised number of prizes available.
Potential winners will be notified on or about November 12, 2018 by email and will be required to respond within
three (3) business days of such notification. Except where legally prohibited, the potential winners may be
required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity/Liability Release within five (5) days of the
issuance of such document in order to claim his/her prize. If any prize or winner notification sent to a potential
winner is undeliverable, or any phone number provided by a potential winner is incorrect or no longer in service,
or a response to any given e-mail, phone call or DM is not received within three (3) business days of the date of
its issuance, or if he/she fails to sign and return the Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity/Liability Release within the
required time period (if applicable), or a potential winner does not comply with these Official Rules (in Sponsor’s
sole discretion) or is disqualified for any reason, the prize may be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, Sponsor
will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner selected in accordance with the selection criteria described
above. Only one (1) alternate winner selection will be made for each prize, after which any remaining prize(s) will
remain un-awarded.
6. Release/Limitations of Liability and General Conditions: By participating, Entrants agree as follows: a) to
abide by these Official Rules, and to the decisions of Sponsor and the Administrator, which shall be final and
binding in all respects; and b) THAT SPONSOR, DONOVAN CONNECTIVE MARKETING, ADMINISTRATOR,
AND ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, REPRESENTATIVES,
CONSULTANTS, CONTRACTORS, LEGAL COUNSEL, WEBSITE PROVIDERS, WEB MASTERS,
ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, RETAILERS, DISTRIBUTORS AND SUPPLIERS, AND EACH
OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, AND EMPLOYEES
(COLLECTIVELY, THE “RELEASED PARTIES”) SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY AND SHALL BE HELD
HARMLESS FOR ANY DAMAGE, LOSS OR INJURY TO ANY PERSONS, INCLUDING PERSONAL INJURY
OR DEATH, OR PROPERTY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM
ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, MISUSE, OR USE OF THE SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE, ENTRY OR
PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES-RELATED ACTIVITY, OR ANY
CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION OR INVASION OF PRIVACY, OR MERCHANDISE
DELIVERY. THE RELEASED PARTIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE IF ANY PRIZE CANNOT BE AWARDED
DUE TO CANCELLATIONS, DELAYS, OR INTERRUPTIONS DUE TO ACTS OF GOD, ACTS OF WAR,
NATURAL DISASTERS, WEATHER, OR TERRORISM. EVERYTHING RELATING TO THIS SWEEPSTAKES,
INCLUDING ALL PRIZES, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES
OF ANY KIND.
Released Parties are not responsible for lost, delayed, interrupted or unavailable network, cable, satellite,
Internet Service Provider (ISP), server, or other connections, miscommunications, failed phone, computer or
telephone transmissions or technical failure, jumbled, scrambled or misdirected transmissions, or other errors or
malfunctions, problems or difficulties of any kind whether computer, network, human, mechanical, electronic,
printing, typographical or otherwise relating to or in connection with this Sweepstakes, including, without
limitation, errors, problems or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the
Sweepstakes, the processing of Entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Sweepstakes-related
materials or for any damage to Entrant’s or other person’s hardware or software as a result of participation.
Released Parties are also not responsible for Entries or mail that are illegible, lost, late, incomplete, damaged,
inaccurate, stolen, delayed, misdirected, undelivered or postage due, garbled or delayed by computer
transmissions, and all such Entries are void. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of
receipt by Sponsor. Persons found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this Sweepstakes or who are in
violation of these Official Rules as solely determined by Sponsor will be disqualified and their Entry/ies will be
void. Every Entry must be manually keystroked and manually entered by Entrant and repetitive automated
electronic submission of Entries is specifically disallowed. Use of script, macro or automated entry software or
programs or any other means that subvert the entry process is prohibited and all such Entries will be void. In the
event the Sweepstakes is compromised by virus, bugs, worms, non-authorized human intervention, or other
causes which corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes, or if the
Sweepstakes is unable to run as planned for any other reason, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to
modify, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes or any portion thereof and/or terminate the participation of any
Entrant (and void his/her Entry/ies) whose conduct potentially compromises the Sweepstakes and, if terminated,
at its sole discretion award the prizes in a random drawing from among all eligible non-suspect Entries received
prior to the act requiring such termination. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official
Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is
determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in
effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not
contained herein. CAUTION: Any attempt by an Entrant or any other individual to damage any website
associated with this Sweepstakes 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 and
other remedies (including attorneys’ fees) from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
AS A CONDITION OF PARTICIPATING, ENTRANT AGREES THAT A) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL
ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO
CLAIM PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN FOR
ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES, IF ANY, AND B) ALL CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR
CONNECTED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY COMPENSATION OR CREDIT TO BE PROVIDED,
SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; AND C)
ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS, AND AWARD SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET
COSTS INCURRED, IF ANY, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL ENTRANT BE ENTITLED TO RECEIVE
ATTORNEYS’ FEES OR OTHER LEGAL COSTS OR EXPENSES.
SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY FOR
INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF
THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY. CHECK LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY
RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
7. License and Publicity Release: EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, PARTICIPATION IN THE
SWEEPSTAKES CONSTITUTES EACH ENTRANT’S GRANT TO SPONSOR (WHICH GRANT SHALL BE
CONFIRMED IN WRITING AS CONDITION OF WINNING THIS SWEEPSTAKES), ITS PARENT,
SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, RETAILERS, DISTRIBUTORS, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES,
SUPPLIERS, AND THOSE ACTING PURSUANT TO ITS AUTHORITY, THE RIGHT AND PERMISSION TO
PRINT, PUBLISH, BROADCAST, AND USE, WORLDWIDE IN ANY MEDIA NOW KNOWN OR HEREAFTER
DEVELOPED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WORLD WIDE WEB, AT ANY TIME OR TIMES,
ENTRANT’S NAME, PORTRAIT, PICTURE, VOICE, LIKENESS, OPINIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL
INFORMATION (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO HOMETOWN AND STATE) FOR ADVERTISING, TRADE,
AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF HIS OR
HER NAME ON TELEVISION OR RADIO BROADCAST) WITHOUT ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATION,
COMPENSATION, PERMISSION, OR NOTIFICATION. ENTRANTS AGREE THAT THE ENTRIES WILL NOT
BE ACKNOWLEDGED OR RETURNED, AND THAT SPONSOR AND ITS DESIGNEES SHALL HAVE THE
PERPETUAL, WORLDWIDE RIGHT TO EDIT, PUBLISH, AND USE THE ENTRIES IN ANY WAY AND IN ANY
MEDIA FOR TRADE, ADVERTISING, PROMOTIONAL, AND/OR OTHER PURPOSES AS SPONSOR AND/OR
ITS DESIGNEES MAY DETERMINE WITHOUT FURTHER CONSIDERATION TO ENTRANTS OR ANY THIRD
PARTY.
BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, EACH ENTRANT AGREES THAT SUCH ENTRY, COMMUNICATIONS OR
SUBMISSIONS, CREATIVE SUGGESTIONS, IDEAS, NOTES, CONCEPTS OR OTHER MATERIALS
(COLLECTIVELY, THE “SUBMISSION”) THAT ENTRANT MAY SUBMIT TO SPONSOR IN CONNECTION
WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING ALL RIGHTS EMBODIED THEREIN, WHETHER SENT VIA A
WEBSITE, BY ELECTRONIC MAIL OR BY SOME OTHER MEANS, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF
PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION AS DEFINED IN SPONSOR’S PRIVACY POLICY, AVAILABLE
AT HTTPS://NATURESWEET.COM/PRIVACY-POLICY/, SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE NON-CONFIDENTIAL,
NON-PROPRIETARY AND SPONSOR SHALL HAVE NO OBLIGATION OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO
SUCH SUBMISSION AND SHALL BE FREE TO EDIT, EXPLOIT, MODIFY, PUBLISH, REPRODUCE, USE,
DISCLOSE, DISSEMINATE AND DISTRIBUTE THE SUBMISSION TO OTHERS WITHOUT LIMITATION IN
ANY AND ALL MEDIA NOW KNOWN OR NOT CURRENTLY KNOWN, THROUGHOUT THE WORLD IN
PERPETUITY FOR ANY PURPOSE WITHOUT COMPENSATION, PERMISSION OR NOTIFICATION TO
ENTRANT OR ANY THIRD PARTY. BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT HEREBY GRANTS SPONSOR A
ROYALTY FREE, IRREVOCABLE, AND WORLDWIDE, IN PERPETUITY LICENSE TO USE THE
SUBMISSION IN ANY FORM OR FORMAT AND TO MODIFY THE SAME FOR USE FOR ANY PURPOSE,
AND ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT IF SPONSOR DOES USE THE SUBMISSION ENTRANT SHALL
NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY CREDIT, CONSIDERATION, NOTICE OR PAYMENTS OF ANY KIND. ENTRANT
WAIVES ANY MORAL RIGHTS HE OR SHE MAY HAVE TO THE SUBMISSION, AND AGREES THAT IF
SPONSOR ELECTS TO USE SUBMISSION FOR ANY PURPOSE, ALL RIGHTS UNDER COPYRIGHT OR
OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS WHICH MAY RESULT FROM SPONSOR’S ELECTED USE OF
THE ENTRANT’S SUBMISSION BY SPONSOR SHALL BE THE SOLE PROPERTY OF SPONSOR. ENTRANT
FURTHER AGREES THAT IF SPONSOR ELECTS TO USE THE ENTRANT’S SUBMISSION, ENTRANT WILL
EXECUTE ANY DOCUMENTS REQUESTED BY SPONSOR REGARDING THIS LICENSE OR ASSIGNMENT.
IF ANY USE BY SPONSOR OF THE SUBMISSION CAUSES IT TO BE LIABLE TO ANY THIRD PARTY,
ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY SPONSOR AND ITS AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES,
SUBSIDIARIES, REPRESENTATIVES AND ALL RELATED PARTIES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL
DAMAGES, COSTS, JUDGMENTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY FEES) WHICH
IT INCURS AS A RESULT OF ITS USE OF THE SUBMISSION.
8. Nature of Relationship/Waiver of Equitable Relief: Each Entrant understands and acknowledges that
Sponsor has wide access to ideas, designs, and other materials, and that new ideas are constantly being
submitted to it or being developed by their own employees. Each Entrant also acknowledges that many ideas
may be competitive with, similar or identical to the Submission and/or each other in theme, idea, format or other
respects. Each Entrant acknowledges and agrees that such Entrant will not be entitled to any compensation as a
result of Sponsor’s use of any such similar or identical material. Each Entrant acknowledges and agrees that the
Sponsor does not now and shall not have in the future any duty or liability, direct or indirect, vicarious,
contributory, or otherwise, with respect to the infringement or protection of the copyright in and to the
Submission. Finally, each Entrant acknowledges that, with respect to any claim by Entrant relating to or arising
out of Sponsor actual or alleged exploitation or use of any Submission or other material submitted in connection
with the Sweepstakes, the damage, if any, thereby caused to the applicable Entrant will not be irreparable or
otherwise sufficient to entitle such Entrant to seek injunctive or other equitable relief or in any way enjoin the
production, distribution, exhibition or other exploitation of the Submission or any material based on or allegedly
based on the Submission, and the Entrant’s rights and remedies in any such event shall be strictly limited to the
right to recover damages, if any, in an action at law.
9. Disputes/Choice of Law: You and the Sponsor waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted
in connection with these Official Rules or the Sweepstakes. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to
these Official Rules 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.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official
Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be
governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Texas in the United States, without
giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of laws rules (whether of the State of Texas or any other jurisdiction),
which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Texas.
10. Privacy/Use of Entrant’s Information: Information submitted in connection with the Sweepstakes will be
treated in accordance with these Official Rules and Sponsor’s Privacy Policy (as may be amended from time to
time), currently located at https://naturesweet.com/privacy-policy/; provided that in the event of any conflict
between these Official Rules and such Privacy Policy, the terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall
prevail.
11. Winners List/Official Rules: The name of the winner (available after 11/30/2018) and/or a copy of these
Official Rules may be obtained by mailing a self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope to: NatureSweet® Crush the
Bowl Sweeps- Winners/Rules (please specify which), 180 West Airport Rd, Lititz PA 17543.
12. Sponsor/Administrator: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is: NatureSweet LTD, 2338 N Loop 1604 W
#200 San Antonio, TX USA 78248. The Administrator of this Sweepstakes is: Donovan Connective Marketing,
180 West Airport Rd, Lititz, PA 17543.
NatureSweet® LTD shall not be liable for technical, pictorial, typographical or editorial errors or omissions
contained herein. Copyright © 2018 NatureSweet LTD. All trademarks and logos used herein are trademarks of
NatureSweet LTD or other owners in the United States and/or other countries. All rights reserved.
Facebook, Instagram, Alamodome and the Valero® Alamo® Bowl are not sponsors or promoters of this
Sweepstakes.