Tractor Supply – 2020 Christmas In July Contest – Win $100 TSC Gift Card

TRACTOR SUPPLY COMPANY 2020 CHRISTMAS IN JULY CONTEST-OFFICIAL RULES
These terms and conditions apply to the Tractor Supply Company 2020 Christmas In July pet photo
contest (“Contest”)
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW
Eligibility
To submit a photo entry, you must be at least 18 years of age and a U.S. citizen or permanent legal
resident of the 48 contiguous U.S. Employees, contractors, directors, and officers of Tractor Supply
Company (“Sponsor”), and the immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent,
and spouse or “step” of each) and those living in the same household of each such person (those
persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the
twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Contest) are not eligible to enter or win a prize.
How to Enter
In order to enter, submit a qualifying photo that you have taken of your pet(s) from July 9 12:01 AM PST
to July 29, 2020, 11:59 PM PST (“Promotional Period”) through completing the entry form and
submission process on the submission page on the Tractor Supply web site
TractorSupply.com/PhotoContest.
Photo must be of pet(s) only, no people. Entrants may submit more than one qualifying image but no
more than one image per pet. At the end of this Promotional Period, Sponsor’s judging panel will choose
5 finalists.
Judging Criteria
A panel of judges from Sponsor will judge eligible entries submitted during the Promotional Period
based on the following criteria: 1) Consistency with Holiday Theme 30%; 2) Cuteness of Pet Image 30%;
3) Originality 20% and 4) Creativity 20%. Tied entries will be re-judged together based on the same
criteria. If still tied, the highest score in cuteness will win. The top five (5) scoring entries will be declared
finalists.
Voting Period
The five finalists will be posted on the TractorSupply.com/PhotoContest,
Facebook.com/TractorSupplyCo, Instagram.com/tractorsupply, and Twitter.com/tractorsupply. Users
can vote for 5 finalists from August 6 12:01 AM PST to August 13, 2020, 11:59 PM PST. (“Voting
Period”). Voting is limited to one vote per person/user per day. Winners will be announced on or about
August 19, 2020 via the Tractor Supply web site and/or social media channels.
Rights
By entering the contest, entrants represent and warrant that they are the owner of the photograph
submitted and the pet(s) contained in the image, and grant Sponsor the right to use the photograph, pet
image, pet name and entrant name displayed on Sponsor’s website and channels and used by Sponsor
for any purpose, including commercial purposes, at any time, without any fee or other form of
compensation. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify users, without notice, and for any reason in its
sole discretion.
Inappropriate Content
Entries cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products, or
other people, products or companies or communicate, contain or promote illegal, sexual or violent
conduct, mistreatment of animals, violent or other messages or images inconsistent with the positive
images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor in its sole discretion, wishes to associate, including violations
of Sponsor’s Facebook Community Guidelines. Such entries may be disqualified in Sponsor’s sole
discretion.
Prizes
The Grand Prize is: $1,000 Tractor Supply Gift Card and pet photo will be included on a gift card design
for 2020 Holiday. Total approximate value of prize $[2000]; The runner up prize is: $500 Tractor Supply
Gift Card. Total approximate value of prize $[500]. Remaining 3 finalists will receive $100 TSC Gift Card.
Total approximate value of prize $[100]; All terms of gift cards apply.
Additional Terms and Conditions
1. The Contest is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or
any Tractor Supply store.
2. Entry into the Contest is deemed acceptance of these Official Rules.
3. Any decision of Sponsor will be final, in its sole discretion.
4. Incomplete, indecipherable or ineligible entries will not be accepted and will be deemed invalid.
5. INTERNET CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR
UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST OR ENGAGE IN IMPROPER ENTRY OR
VOTING IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE,
SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST
EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. If the Contest is not capable of
running as planned for any reason, including without limitation, due to infection by computer virus,
bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt
or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Contest, Sponsor
reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is responsible or who tampers
with the entry or voting process, and to cancel, modify, or terminate the Contest. In the event of
cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from eligible entries received in accordance
with the judging criteria or in another manner to be determined by Sponsor. In the event of insufficient
participation or eligible entries, Sponsor reserves, in its sole discretion, the right to extend the
Promotion Period or otherwise modify the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to refuse awarding any
prize or honoring any prize entitlement to a person who is determined to have violated or breached any
of these rules, gained unfair advantage in participating in the Contest or obtained a winner status using
fraudulent means. Sponsor may implement software which audits votes, and any indication of cheating,
or any improper attempt to solicit votes will result in disqualification of the finalist from the
competition. Any decision of Sponsor will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any
other provision.
6. The Prize winners will be notified by electronic mail at the address provided in the entry.
Prospective winners will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and publicity release
(unless prohibited by law) and provide tax id information by the deadline specified by Sponsor in order
to receive the prize. Failure to comply by the deadline may result in forfeiture of the prize, and Sponsor,
in its sole discretion may select next ranking finalist as the prize winner. Winners may be issued a 1099
form for the value of the prize.
7. Prizes are not transferable. Prizes cannot be exchanged for a substitute prize. Sponsor reserves the
right to award a substitute prize. In the event Sponsor, in its sole discretion, does not utilize the photo
on a gift card, the grand prize winner will not be entitled to substitute consideration.
8. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Sponsor’s total liability, whether for breach of these conditions
or in negligence or in any other tort or for any other common law or statutory cause of action arising in
relation to the promotion or the prizes, is limited to $100.
9. All personal details provided by entrants to participate in the Contest will be held by Sponsor for the
purpose of the Contest and such personal details may be used by Sponsor for future promotional and
marketing purposes (including the sending of electronic messages), consistent with Sponsor’s privacy
policy unless otherwise advised by entrants. Entrants may access, update and request correction of their
personal details held by Sponsor as set forth in Sponsor’s privacy policy.
10. Sponsor is Tractor Supply Company, 5401 Virginia Way, Brentwood, TN 37027.
11. Sponsor shall not be liable for a failure or delay in performance in connection with the promotion
(including the provision of the Prizes) where such failure or delay is caused by Act of God (such as fire,
flood or earthquake), state of emergency, war, Act of Congress, governmental or regional or local
authority restraint, legislation or bylaw, shortage of labor, delays in transit, failure or delays by sponsors,
failure, delay or inability to obtain any necessary authorization, legislative, departmental or other
prohibition or restrictions, legal action, injunction or threat or reasonably anticipated threat of
injunction or other legal action by any person or other causes whatsoever (whether similar in nature or
not to the foregoing) beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control (An Unforeseen Event).
12. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend or recommence the promotion at
any time irrespective of the expiry date for the Promotional Period including, without limitation, if for
any reason the promotion is interfered with or disrupted due to an unforeseen event or fraudulent
voting practices. Any such cancellation, termination, modification, suspension or recommencement shall
be communicated on the contest page.
13. These rules may be amended from time to time by notification on the contest page.
14. The entrants grant Sponsor and all those authorized by it an irrevocable, non-exclusive, world-wide,
fee and royalty free license to use the entry photo and all other material submitted as part of their entry
for the purposes of conducting and promoting this Contest and for other commercial use by Sponsor
without additional compensation in any and all media now known or later devised. Entrants waive all
rights of attribution and integrity under the Visual Artists Rights Act.