Southern Living – How To Tackle Your Tailgate – Win (1) A check in the amount of $1000 which may be used by winner to throw their own tailgate

OFFICIAL RULES
Void outside the 50 United States, District of Columbia and where prohibited. Do not proceed to
enter if you are not at least 18 years of age and a legal resident of, and located within, one of the 50
United States, or the District of Columbia, at the time of entry. By participating, you agree to be
bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final in all
matters relating to this sweepstakes.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE
YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The How to Tackle Your Tailgate Sweepstakes begins at 12:00am ET on
August 19, 2022 and ends at 11:59pm ET on November 10, 2022.
SPONSOR: Dotdash Media Inc., 28 Liberty Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10005 (“Sponsor”).
HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, visit SouthernLiving.com/TailgateSweeps and follow
the instructions provided to submit a completed online entry form to receive one (1) entry. There is no cost
to enter. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices, or by any means which
subvert the entry process will be void. All entries must be submitted by 11:59pm ET on November 10, 2022
to be eligible. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
LIMIT: One (1) entry per person and per email address, per day. Entries received from any person or email
address in excess of the stated limitation will be void. You may only use one (1) email address to enter this
Sweepstakes.
ELIGIBILITY: This Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of
Columbia, 18 years of age or older. Employees of Sponsor, and any other organizations affiliated with the
sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and
each of their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and
their immediate family members (regardless of where they reside) or household members, whether or not
related, are not eligible to enter or win. “Immediate family members” shall mean spouses, parents, step-
parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, and their respective spouses. “Household members”
shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months per year.
WINNER SELECTION/DRAWING: On or about November 12, 2022, Sponsor will conduct a random
drawing from among all eligible entries received throughout the Sweepstakes Period to select one (1)
potential winner. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winner will be notified via email and/or mail and will be required to
complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, IRS W9 form, and Release of Liability/Publicity within ten
(10) days of date of notification or an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing from among
all remaining eligible entries. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, prize or
prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact potential winner or potential
winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion,
an alternate winner may be selected.
PRIZE (1): A check in the amount of $1,000 which may be used by winner to throw their own tailgate.
Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) is $1,000. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee,
either express or implied by Sponsor. Winner may not substitute, assign or transfer prize or redeem prize
for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute prize (or portion thereof) with
one of comparable or greater value. Winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes,
if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein
as being provided. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
PRIVACY: When you enter the Sweepstakes, we collect personally identifying information about you,
including your name, complete mailing address, and email address. Your information will not be sold or
opportunity to receive commercial e-mails from more than one third-party. Eligibility to participate in the
Sweepstakes is not dependent upon entrant’s consent to receive e-mails and such consent will not affect
entrant’s chances of winning. For more information about how Sponsor uses the information you provide,
see Sponsor’s privacy policy at https://www.dotdashmeredith.com/privacy-policy.
ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes,
entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with
this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class
action; and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration
Association and held at a AAA regional office in New York, NY; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall
govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such
arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be
permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or
consequential damages including attorney’s fees or any other damages, other than for entrant’s actual out-
of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives
all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
RELEASES: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release Sponsor, Hellmann’s, Illinois
Office of Tourism, North Dakota Tourism and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship,
fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and
each of their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion
agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives
and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns
(collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising
in any manner, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes
and/or acceptance, use or misuse of the prize.
OTHER: Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, inaccurate, stolen,
undelivered, garbled or misdirected entries or registrations; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable
network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or
accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or
technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer
hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind
whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise
relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties
which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries,
the announcement of the prize, or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not
responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering,
hacking or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released
Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or
resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry
process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Should any
portion of the sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by non-authorized human
intervention or other causes including but not limited to war, strikes, health crisis, epidemic,
pandemic, civil disturbances, work stoppage, and/or acts of God, which, in the sole opinion of the
Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries,
Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the sweepstakes and, if
terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winner from all eligible, non-suspect entries received
prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor.. In the event
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of a dispute regarding online entry, entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-
mail account associated with the entry and he/she must comply with these Official Rules. The authorized
account holder is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider
(ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses. CAUTION:
ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE
LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL
LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY
SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING
ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE
FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Except where prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use each entrant’s name, hometown (city
and state), voice, biographical information, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this
Sweepstakes in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation,
in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, without
review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity,
worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner’s list, if applicable. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable U. S.
federal, state and local laws and regulations. Winner will be issued an IRS 1099 tax form in the amount of
the prize retail value as stated herein.
WINNER’S NAME: For the name of the winner, available after November 22, 2022 send a separate, self-
addressed, stamped envelope to: Winner’s Name, How to Tackle Your Tailgate Sweepstakes, Attn: Jennifer
Staiman, Midwest Living, 225 Liberty Street 7th
Floor, New York, NY 10281.