Starbucks – Summer Mini Game – Win a daily credit to his/her Account for one month 31 days for one free standard menu beverage (excluding alcoholic beverages
Starbucks Summer Mini Game
Mini Game Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE
YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
1. Eligibility: Starbucks Summer Mini Game (the “Promotion”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty
(50) United States (including District of Columbia) who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of
entry (“Entrant(s)”). Members who joined the Starbucks Rewards loyalty program prior to August
7, 2018 are not eligible to win a Sweepstakes Prize (as defined below) in this Promotion. Entrants
that become a member of the Starbucks Rewards loyalty program on or after August 7, 2018 are
eligible to win a Sweepstakes Prize in this Promotion. Employees of Starbucks Corporation,
HelloWorld, Inc., Ustwo Fampany Limited, and their parent and affiliate companies as well as the immediate
family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not
eligible. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void
where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules
and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the
Promotion. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. The Promotion
consists of a sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) and an instant win game (the “Instant Win Game”).
2. Sponsor: Starbucks Corporation, 2401 Utah Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98134. Administrator: HelloWorld,
Inc., 3000 Town Center, Suite 2100, Southfield, MI 48075.
3. Timing: The Promotion begins on August 7, 2018 at 12:00 a.m. Pacific Time (“PT”) and ends on
September 10, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. PT (the “Promotion Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official
time-keeping device for this Promotion.
4. How to Enter: During the Promotion Period, visit http://www.starbuckssummergame.com and follow the
links and instructions to locate the Promotion call out and click on the “Play the Mini Game” link. Then,
follow the instructions to complete and submit the registration form including a valid email address. You
will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes and advance to the Instant Win Game page and receive
one (1) Instant Win Game play for that day. Once on the Instant Win Game page, follow the links and
instructions to play the Instant Win Game. The Instant Win Game results will be instantly displayed.
Potential winners of the Instant Win Game will be provided directions for validation. All potential winners
are subject to verification before any prize will be awarded. Administrator is responsible for the functionality
of the Instant Win Game.
Limit: Each Entrant may receive one (1) Sweepstakes entry and one (1) Instant Win Game play per
day during the Promotion Period.
Multiple Entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any Entrant to obtain
more than the stated number of entries/plays by using multiple/different email addresses, identities,
registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that Entrant’s entries/plays and that entrant may be
disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. In
the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the email address used to
register 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. The potential winner
may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
5. Sweepstakes/Instant Win Game: Administrator is an independent judging organization whose
decisions as to the administration and operation of the Promotion and the selection of potential winners are
final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Sweepstakes: Administrator will randomly select
the potential Sweepstakes winners, from all eligible entries on or around September 11, 2018. Instant Win
Game: One hundred eighty-one thousand five hundred (181,500) random, computer-generated winning
times, one for each prize listed below, will be generated during the Promotion Period. If you are the first
player to play the Instant Win Game at or after one of the randomly-generated times, you will be a potential
instant winner of the prize indicated.
6. ALL POTENTIAL WINNERS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY SPONSOR OR
ADMINISTRATOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO
THE PROMOTION. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF THE INSTANT WIN
GAME OR SWEEPSTAKES SHOULD SO INDICATE, UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY,
AND THE POTENTIAL INSTANT WIN GAME WINNER AND/OR SWEEPSTAKES WINNER HAVE BEEN
VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. SPONSOR
WILL NOT ACCEPT SCREEN SHOTS OR OTHER EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU OF ITS
VALIDATION PROCESS. ANY PLAY THAT OCCURS AFTER THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED FOR ANY
REASON IS DEEMED A DEFECTIVE PLAY, IS VOID AND WILL NOT BE HONORED.
7. Verification of Potential Winners: Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official
Rules. The potential Sweepstakes winners will be notified by email or phone. If a potential winner of any
prize cannot be contacted, or fails to provide any requested information within the required time period (if
applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits the prize. In the event that a
potential Grand Prize winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the Grand Prize to an
alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. There will be three (3)
alternate drawings after which the prize will remain unawarded. Unclaimed Instant Win Game prizes will
not be awarded. Prizes will be fulfilled approximately 8-10 weeks after the conclusion of the Promotion.
Sweepstakes Prize: FIVE (5) GRAND PRIZES:Free Drinks for 1 Month.” Each Grand Prize winner must
create a Starbucks Rewards account (“Account”) in order to claim the prize. Terms and conditions of the
Starbucks Rewards loyalty program apply. Winner will receive a daily credit to his/her Account for one
month (thirty-one (31) days) for one (1) free standard menu beverage (excluding alcoholic beverages,multi-
serve items, and bottled beverages) item redeemable at participating Starbucks stores in the U.S. Beverage
credits expire daily. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $155.00. Odds of winning a Sweepstakes prize
depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Limit: one (1) Sweepstakes
prize per person.
Instant Win Game Prizes:
First Prize: A coupon good for a BOGO on any Grande or
larger handcrafted espresso. Terms and conditions of coupons
Second Prize: A coupon good for 50% off any Grande or larger
handcrafted espresso. Terms and conditions of coupons apply.
Third Prize: A coupon good for 50% off any Grande or larger
Frappuccino® Blended Beverage. Terms and conditions of
Fourth Prize: A coupon good for 50% off any Grande or larger
TeavanaTM/MC Shaken Iced Tea Infusion or Starbucks
Refreshers® handcrafted beverage. Terms and conditions of
Odds of winning an Instant Win Game prize depend on the number of Instant Win prizes available divided
by the number of eligible Instant Win Game plays. Limit: One (1) Instant Win Game prize per person, per
For All Prizes: No cash equivalent and all prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made
except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize
for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners
are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. TOTAL ARV OF ALL
9. Release: By receipt of any prize, winner agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator,
Ustwo Fampany Limited, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors,
advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective parent companies and
each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from
and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to
or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.
10. Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Promotion constitutes winner’s consent to
Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown
and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
11. General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Promotion, or
any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, human error or any other factor impairs the integrity or proper
functioning of the Sweepstakes or Instant Win Game, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In
such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes at random from among the eligible entries or
plays received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to
disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes
or Instant Win Game or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an
unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate
operation of the Sweepstakes or the Instant Win Game may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and,
should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the
fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not
constitute a waiver of that provision.
12. Limitations of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate
information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming
associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to
malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3)
unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (4) technical or human
error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury
or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from
entrant’s participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s
entry or play is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted,
entrant’s sole remedy is another Sweepstakes entry or Instant Win Game play, if possible. No more than
the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming
or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be
available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random
drawing among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims.
13. Disputes: Except where prohibited, Entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of
action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually,
without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Western
District of Washington or the appropriate Washington state court located in King County, Washington; (2)
any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including
costs associated with entering this Promotion, 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 Promotion, shall be governed
by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Washington, without giving effect to any
choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Washington or any other jurisdiction), which
would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Washington.
12. Entrant’s Personal Information: Information collected from Entrants is subject to the Sponsor’s
13. Winner List: For a winner list, visit http://bit.ly/2mrCNs3. The winner list will be posted after winner
confirmation is complete.
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