LA CREMA SEASON OF GIVING PINTEREST SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED, RESTRICTED, OR WHERE SPONSOR IS UNABLE TO OBTAIN REGULATORY APPROVALS OR DETERMINES THAT ENTRANT IS INELIGIBLE.
1. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The La Crema Season Of Giving Pinterest Sweepstakes (the â€œSweepstakesâ€) will begin on November 17, 2014 at 9:00 AM PDT and end on December 1, 2014 at 11:59 PM PDT (â€œSweepstakes Periodâ€). All entries must be submitted during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible. Sweepstakes subject to these Official Rules (â€œOfficial Rulesâ€).
2. SPONSOR: This Sweepstakes is sponsored by La Crema Winery, 235 Healdsburg Ave., Healdsburg, CA 95448 (â€œSponsorâ€).
3. ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia, who are at least twenty-one (21) years of age, have a Pinterest account and Internet access prior to the Sweepstakes start date (â€œEntrantsâ€). This Sweepstakes is void in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. Military installations in foreign countries, all other U.S. territories and possessions and wherever else restricted or prohibited by law, or where Sponsor is unable to obtain regulatory approvals.
The following persons are not eligible: (1) employees, officers, directors, agents, or representatives of (a) the Sponsor; (b) the legal, promotion and advertising agencies of the Sponsor; (c) any entity connected with the production or administration of the Sweepstakes; (d) licensed alcoholic beverage retailers, wholesalers, or distributors; and (e) any parent company, affiliate, subsidiary, agent and representative of any entity referred to in (a), (b), (c), or (d); (2) immediate family members (defined as spouse, mother, father, sisters, brothers, sons, daughters, uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, grandparents and in-laws, regardless of where they live) and those living in their household (whether or not related) and of any person referred to in (1) above; and (3) any individual who has received a contest or sweepstakes prize from Sponsor or its parents, affiliates, or subsidiaries in the same calendar year. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial/territorial and local laws.
5. HOW TO ENTER. There are two methods of entry for the Sweepstakes:
A. Online Entry. To enter the Sweepstakes go to La Cremaâ€™s Blog, http://blog.lacrema.com/la-cremas-2014-holiday-gift-guide, or one of the following six blogs listed below (the â€œBloggerâ€), and follow the instructions for entry by entering (a) your first and last name, (b) date of birth, and (c) email address, and following La Cremaâ€™s or one of the Bloggerâ€™s Pinterest pages (â€œEntryâ€):
B. Alternative Method of Entry. You may email your (a) first and last name, (b) date of birth, and (c) email address to email@example.com with a subject line of â€œVirtual Vintner Sweepstakesâ€ during the Sweepstakes Period. Entrants entering by email will automatically receive one (1) entry to the Sweepstakes. Email entries will be digitized before inclusion in the drawing.
Entries must be submitted by entrants who are at least twenty-one (21) years of age at the time of entry.
Limit one (1) Entry per person, per email address, per Pinterest account. The person submitting the Entry must be the authorized account holder of the Pinterest account associated with the Entry. If it is discovered that a person has not submitted his/her votes personally and/or has attempted to: (i) register more than one (1) time during the Sweepstakes Period; and/or (ii) use more than one (1) email address to register for, or otherwise participate in, the Sweepstakes; then (in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor) he/she may be disqualified from participating in the Sweepstakes. Use (or attempted use) of multiple names, identities, email addresses and/or any automated, macro, script, robotic or other systems(s) or program(s) to register for, or otherwise participate in this Sweepstakes, is prohibited and is grounds for disqualification. Sponsor is the official timekeeper of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for unauthorized human intervention, phone, technical, network, electronic, computer, hardware or software failures, malfunctions or disconnects of any kind, or misdirected, illegible, incomplete, stolen, garbled, fragmented or delayed internet/email computer transmissions or network/ISP/website internet accessibility; or for inaccurate, incorrect or incomplete capture of entry information. In the event of a system malfunction or the presence of a virus, the Sponsor reserves the right to modify or terminate the Sweepstakes at its sole discretion. The Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Sweepstakes and/or modify or amend these Official Rules at any time, and to conduct the random drawing among the eligible entries received prior to the termination date, if any. All Registrations are subject to verification at any time. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor â€“ including, without limitation, government issued photo identification) to participate (i.e. Register) in this Sweepstakes. Failure to provide such proof to the satisfaction of the Sponsor in a timely manner may result in disqualification of the applicable Registrations that cannot be verified to the satisfaction of the Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion.
By submitting an Entry, entrant hereby grants permission for the Entry to be posted on La Cremaâ€™s blog, Pinterest and other websites, applications, or social media platforms (including those of the Sponsor).
6. PRIZE. On or about December 3, 2014, Sponsor will conduct a random drawing from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period to select four (4) winners (â€œSelected Entrantsâ€). Each prize consists of the following: one (1) $350 credit card gift card (Approximate Retail Value (â€œARVâ€) $350). Total ARV of prize is $350.
ALCOHOL IS NOT PART OF ANY PRIZE.
Gift cards are subject to the terms and conditions printed thereon and imposed by issuer. No cash alternative or substitution of prizes will be allowed, except Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute prizes of comparable value if any prize listed is unavailable, in whole or in party, for any reason. Prizes will be awarded only if the potential prize winner fully complies with these Official Rules. All portions of the prize(s) are non-assignable and non-transferable. Any prizes pictured in point-of-sale, online, television and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other Sweepstakes materials are for illustrative purposes only. All details and other restrictions of the Prize(s) not specified in these Official Rules will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If the Selected Entrant does not want a portion of the prize, that portion is forfeited. Federal, state, and/or provincial income taxes may apply and are the sole responsibility of the Winners. Winners may be issued an IRS Form 1099 for the ARV of any awarded Prize. All expenses not specifically stated as being included are excluded, and are the responsibility of the Winners.