Pepsi-Cola Mtn Dew – X Team Rubicon 2020 Sweepstakes

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MTN DEW X TEAM RUBICON 2020 SWEEPSTAKES
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER, WIN OR CLAIM A PRIZE. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT
WILL NOT INCREASE AN ENTRANT’S CHANCES OF WINNING. MULTIPLE DRAWING
DEADLINES APPLY
MTN Dew X Team Rubicon 2020 Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Pepsi-Cola
Company (“Sponsor”), 1111 Westchester Avenue, White Plains, NY 10604 and is administered by
PrizeLogic, LLC, (“Administrator”), 25200 Telegraph Road, Suite 405, Southfield, MI 48033.
1. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins on August 9, 2020 at 12:00 PM Eastern Time
(“ET”) and ends on October 3, 2020 at 11:59:59 PM ET (“Sweepstakes Period”) and consists of eight
(8) entry periods (each an “Entry Period”) as outlined in the chart below:
Entry
Period
Start Date and
Time
End Date at 11:59:59
PM ET
Mail-In Received
By Date
Approximate
Drawing Date
1 August 9, 2020 at
12:00 PM ET
August 15, 2020 August 25, 2020 August 31, 2020
2 August 15, 2020 at
12:00 AM ET
August 22, 2020 September 2, 2020 September 7,
2020
3 August 23, 2020 at
12:00 AM ET
August 29, 2020 September 8, 2020 September 14,
2020
4 August 30, 2020 at
12:00 AM ET
September 5, 2020 September 15,
2020
September 21,
2020
5 September 6, 2020
at 12:00 AM ET
September 12, 2020 September 22,
2020
September 28,
2020
6 September 13, 2020
at 12:00 AM ET
September 19, 2020 September 29,
2020
October 5, 2020
7 September 20, 2020
at 12:00 AM ET
September 26, 2020 October 6, 2020 October 12,
2020
8 September 27, 2020
at 12:00 AM ET
October 3,
2020
October 13, 2020 October 19,
2020
Non-winning entries will not carry forward into subsequent Entry Period drawings. All non-winning
entries received for each Entry Period will remain eligible for a second chance drawing as outlined in
Section 6 below. The Administrator’s computer is the Sweepstakes official clock.
2. ELIGIBILITY: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States
(including the District of Columbia) who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry.
Employees of Sponsor, Administrator, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries,
affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, “Sweepstakes Entities”) and each of their
immediate family members (e.g., spouse, parent, child, sibling, and their respective spouses and the
“steps” of each, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household of each,
whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. All federal, state, and local laws apply. Void
where prohibited or restricted by law.
Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and
Sponsor’s decisions and interpretations, which are final and binding in all matters related to the
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Sweepstakes. For purposes of the Sweepstakes, an entrant’s residential address and e-mail address
will be the physical address and e-mail address submitted at the time of entry.
3. HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES: There are two (2) ways to enter the Sweepstakes:
A. Make A Purchase: During the Sweepstakes Period, an eligible entrant may purchase a specially
marked limited-edition Dew x Team Rubicon bottle of Mountain Dew, Mountain Dew Zero Sugar
or Diet Mountain Dew (1L Mtn Dew, Zero, Diet Dew, 12 Pack Mtn Dew, Zero, Diet Dew, 18 Pack
Mtn Dew, 20 Pack Mtn Dew, 24 Pack Mtn Dew, Zero, Diet Dew, 36 Pack Mtn Dew) at any
participating store, (“Qualifying Purchase”), while supplies last. Cans are not eligible. Entrant
must then visit MTNDEWTR.COM (“Website”) and complete and submit the registration form,
including, but not limited to: first and complete last name (no initials), email address, password,
phone number, mailing address (PO Boxes not allowed), city, state, zip and date of birth, agree
to these Official Rules, and submit the code found under the cap (“Code”) of his/her Qualifying
Purchase. Multipacks will include one (1) Code inside the wrapping. Codes must be submitted
by 11:59:59 PM ET on October 3, 2020 to be valid. It is strongly recommended that the entrant
maintain possession of the original cap. Upon approval of entrant’s Code, an entrant will receive
one (1) entry into the applicable Entry Period and one (1) Entry into the Grand Prize Drawing.
There is a limit of ten (10) Code submissions per day during the Sweepstakes Period. An entrant
may not submit the same Code more than one (1) time.
B. Mail-In Without Making a Purchase: To earn a Sweepstakes entry without making a purchase,
an entrant may hand-write his/her complete name (no initials), valid e-mail address, street
address (P.O. Boxes not accepted), city, state, ZIP code, telephone number, and date of birth
(MM/DD/YYYY), on a 3½”x5″ card or piece of paper (“Mail-In Entry”) and mail it postmarked no
later than October 3, 2020 to: Mountain Dew x Team Rubicon 2020 Sweepstakes, PO Box 490,
Southfield, MI 48037. Entrant will receive one (1) entry into the applicable Entry Period and one
(1) Entry into the Grand Prize Drawing. Limit one (1) entry per hand-addressed stamped
envelope. An entrant may mail-in ten (10) entries per day during the Sweepstakes Period.
All Mail-In Entries must be received by the respective date indicated in the chart above in Section
1. Mechanical reproductions, incomplete, illegible or postage-due Mail-In Entries will not be
accepted. Mail-In Entries received without a verifiable and legible return address will be deemed
incomplete and not valid entries.
Limit: Regardless of method of entry, an entrant will receive no more than ten (10) entries per
day during the Sweepstakes Period. If more than the stated number of entries are received from
the same person, telephone number and/or e-mail address, the entries may, at the Sponsor’s
sole discretion, be disqualified. Entrants are prohibited from using more than one (1) e-mail
address or multiple identities. If it is found or suspected that an entrant is using more than one e-
mail address or multiple identities to participate in the Sweepstakes, then that entrant, in
Sponsor’s sole discretion, may be disqualified and not be eligible to win a prize. Subsequent
attempts made by the same individual to submit multiple entries by using multiple or false contact
information, accounts or otherwise may result in the entrant being disqualified. Entries generated
by a script, computer programs, macro, programmed, robotic or other automated means are void
and may be disqualified. Entries that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted, damaged, destroyed,
forged, false, lost, late or misdirected, deceptive or otherwise not in compliance with the Official
Rules may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.
Entries submitted by entrants who do not meet the eligibility requirements (including all
requirements with respect to age and residence) are void.
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4. SWEEPSTAKES PRIZES, APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”), AND ODDS OF WINNING:
A. First Prizes (48 total; 6 per Entry Period): Each first prize includes a cooler, a koozie, a grip
cup, and a soft cooler (“First Prize”). No more than forty-eight (48) First Prizes will be available
in the Sweepstakes, six (6) per Entry Period. The ARV of each First Prize is $511.
B. Second Prizes (160 total; 20 per Entry Period): Each second prize includes a bandana, a
charger, a hat, and a speaker (“Second Prize”). No more than one hundred sixty (160) Second
Prizes, twenty (20) per Entry Period, will be available in the Sweepstakes. The ARV of each
Second Prize is $111.25.
C. Third Prizes (144 total; 18 per Entry Period): Each third prize is a pop up chair (“Third Prize”).
No more than one hundred forty-four (144) Third Prizes, eighteen (18) per Entry Period, will be
available in the Sweepstakes. The ARV of each Third Prize is $28.
D. Fourth Prizes (144 total; 18 per Entry Period): Each fourth prize is a hooded sweatshirt (size
determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) (“Fourth Prize”). No more than one hundred forty-
four (144) Fourth Prizes, eighteen (18) per Entry Period, will be available in the Sweepstakes.
The ARV of each Fourth Prize is $18.90.
E. Fifth Prizes (144 total; 18 per Entry Period): Each fifth prize is a tumbler (“Fifth Prize”). No
more than one hundred forty-four (144) Fifth Prizes, eighteen (18) per Entry Period, will be
available in the Sweepstakes. The ARV of each Fifth Prize is $10.45.
F. Total ARV: The total ARV of all prizes per Entry Period is $6,323.30. The total ARV of all prizes
in the Sweepstakes is $54,668.
G. Odds of Winning: The odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible Sweepstakes
entries received during each Entry Period.
H. General Conditions: There is a limit of one (1) prize per Entry Period for a total of eight (8) prizes
per person, one (1) prize per Entry Period and no more than two (2) Grand Prizes per person
during the Sweepstakes Period. In no event will more than the stated number of prizes, be
awarded. If, for any reason, more prize notifications are sent (or more claims are received) than
the number of prizes offered, as set forth in these Official Rules, Sponsor reserves the right to
award the intended number of prizes through a random drawing from among all eligible prize
claims received.
5. ENTRY PERIOD RANDOM DRAWINGS: On or around each drawing date indicated in the chart
above in Section 1, the Administrator will randomly select six (6) potential first prize winners, twenty
(20) potential second prize winners, eighteen (18) potential third prize winners, eighteen (18) potential
fourth prize winners, and eighteen (18) potential fifth prize winners from all eligible entries received
during each Entry Period. Each winner is considered a potential winner pending verification of his/her
eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules.
6. SECOND CHANCE DRAWING PRIZES AND DRAWING: Twenty (20) second chance Prizes will
be awarded in a random drawing to be held by the Administrator on or around October 19, 2020.
Each second chance prize consists of a DEW hard sided cooler and bandana (“Second Chance
Prize”). The ARV of each Second Chance Prize is $205. Odds of winning the Second Chance Prize
depend upon the number of eligible non-winning entries received throughout the Sweepstakes.
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Period. No more than twenty (20) Second Chance Prizes will be awarded. Limit one (1) Prize per
person, household, street address, and/or email address.
7. NOTIFICATION/HOW TO CLAIM A PRIZE: The potential Sweepstakes winners are subject to
verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. After the random drawing,
Administrator will notify the potential winners via e-mail at the e-mail address provided at the time of
registration. The potential winners will be required to respond within three (3) days or the respective
prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner selected in a random drawing from
among all remaining eligible entries, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If a potential
winner is disqualified, found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines to
accept a prize, the respective prize may be forfeited. Upon verification of eligibility, prizes will be
mailed to the winners at the physical addresses (P.O. Boxes are not permitted) provided at the time
of entry. Any portion of a prize not accepted by winner will be forfeited. Upon forfeiture for any reason
stated herein, no compensation will be given. Each winner shall be solely responsible for payment
of any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes for any prize won. All other costs and expenses
not expressly set forth herein shall be solely each winner’s responsibility.
Sponsor will attempt to notify each potential winner as set forth above, but Sponsor is not responsible
for any undelivered e-mails, including without limitation e-mails that are not received because of a
winner’s privacy or spam filter settings which may divert any Sweepstakes e-mail, including any
winner notification e-mail, to a spam or junk folder. Prizes that are unclaimed, unredeemed, or
returned as undeliverable without a forwarding address will not be awarded. Prizes are non-
transferable and no prize substitution, exchange or cash equivalent will be allowed, except by
Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in case of unavailability
of the prize or force majeure, at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Sweepstakes Entities shall
not be held responsible for any delays in awarding the prize for any reason.
8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree that Sponsor and
the Sweepstakes Entities and each of their respective representatives, consultants, contractors,
advertising, public relations, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies, website providers and
each their respective officers, directors, stockholders, employees, representatives, designees and
agents (“Released Parties”) are not responsible for: (i) lost, late, incomplete, stolen, misdirected,
postage due or undeliverable e-mail/text notifications or postal mail; (ii) any computer, telephone,
satellite, cable, network, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures,
connections, or availability; (iii) garbled, corrupt or jumbled transmissions, service provider/network
accessibility, availability or traffic congestion; (iv) any technical, mechanical, printing or typographical
or other error; (v) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of registration information or the failure to
capture, or loss of, any such information; (vi) any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay
in operation or transmission, communications line failure, technical error, theft or destruction or
unauthorized access to the Sweepstakes; (vii) any injury or damage, whether personal or property,
to entrants or to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes
and/or accepting a prize; and (viii) entries that are late, forged, lost, misplaced, misdirected, tampered
with, incomplete, deleted, damaged, garbled or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules.
All entrants, as a condition of participation in this Sweepstakes, agree to release Sponsor and
Sweepstakes Entities, their respective parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, from and
against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses
to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with accessing the Website or any
website, entering the Sweepstakes or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes, the
receipt, ownership or use of any prize, or while preparing for, participating in or traveling to or from
any Sweepstakes-related activity or any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the
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announcement of offering of any Prize. Except for residents of TN and where prohibited by law,
winners grant to Sponsor the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide in any media now
known or hereinafter known (including without limitation use online at the Website or any Sponsor’s
websites) the winner’s name, address, voice, statement, picture or other likeness, without additional
compensation, review or consent in connection with this Sweepstakes for public relations, advertising
and promotional purposes as may be determined by Sponsor.
If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may
include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud,
technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security,
fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right at its sole
discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part. In such event,
Sponsor shall immediately suspend all drawings and prize awards, and Sponsor reserves the right to
award any remaining prizes (up to the total set forth in these Official Rules) in a manner deemed fair
and equitable by Sponsor, such as by way of example and not by way of limitation, in a random
drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment, and
Sponsor and Sweepstakes Entities shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection
with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor may modify and amend these Official Rules as they may appear
online from time to time during the Sweepstakes for clarification purposes without materially affecting
the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING REGARDING THIS SWEEPSTAKES,
INCLUDING THE PRIZES, IS 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.
9. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, Entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes
of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved
individually, without resort to any form of class action; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards
shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the
Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will Entrant be
permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant 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 Entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes,
shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York without
giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.
10. PRIVACY: Any personal information provided in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes
will only be used by Sponsor or Administrator to notify a potential winner and/or fulfillment of a prize
and shall be subject to the Sponsor’s privacy policy is available at
http://policy.mountaindew.com/privacy.html.
11. GENERAL: Sponsor and Administrator reserve the right to disqualify any entrant found or suspected,
in their sole and absolute discretion, to be tampering with the operation of the Sweepstakes; to be
acting in violation of these Official Rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike manner or with the
intent to disrupt the normal operation of this Sweepstakes. If it is discovered that a person has
registered or attempted to register more than once using multiple phone numbers, e-mail addresses,
residential addresses, multiple identities, IP addresses, use of proxy servers, or like methods, all of
that person’s entries will be declared null and void and that person will not be awarded any prize that
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he/she might have been entitled to receive. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed, third
party or like methods to participate in the Sweepstakes will void any attempted participation effected
by such methods and the disqualification of the individual utilizing the same. Entrants and/or potential
winners may be required to provide proof of identification and eligibility as required by Sponsor or
Administrator In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner, the winning entry will be declared
made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted on the registration form
associated with such entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is
assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other
organization (e.g., business, educational institution) that is responsible for assigning email addresses
for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Each entrant may be required to show
proof of being an authorized account holder. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY
DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE
SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN
ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER
REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE
FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. If any provision of these Official Rules or any word,
phrase, clause, sentence, or other portion thereof should be held unenforceable or invalid for any
reason, then that provision or portion thereof shall be modified or deleted in such manner as to render
the remaining provisions of these Official Rules valid and enforceable. The invalidity or
unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules or the prize documents will not affect the
validity or enforceability of any other provision. No entrant shall have the right to modify or amend
these Official Rules. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute
a waiver of that provision and such provision shall remain in full force and effect. All entries and/or
materials submitted become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. In the event of any
conflict with any Sweepstakes details contained in these Official Rules and Sweepstakes details
contained in any promotional materials (including but not limited to point of sale, television and print
advertising, promotional packaging and other promotional media), the details of the Sweepstakes as
set forth in these Official Rules shall prevail.
12. WINNERS LIST: For a list of Sweepstakes winners, interested individuals should mail a self-
addressed stamped business envelope to: Winners List, – Mountain Dew x Team Rubicon 2020
Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 251328, West Bloomfield, MI 48325. Winner List requests must be received
no later than December 3, 2020.
13. SPONSOR: Pepsi-Cola Company, 1111 Westchester Avenue, White Plains, NY 10604 and is
administered by PrizeLogic, LLC, (“Administrator”), 25200 Telegraph Road, Suite 405, Southfield,
MI 48033.
© 2020 Pepsi-Cola Company. All rights reserved.