OFFICIAL RULES
OF THE
BIG BOWL DINNER FOR FOUR SWEEPSTAKES (the “Promotion”)

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The Promotion is void where prohibited or restricted by applicable law, and all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Winners are responsible for any taxes, customs, duties and like amounts connected with the prize.

How to play: Starting at 11:00 AM CST on Thursday January 9, 2020, and ending at 11:00 AM CST Wednesday January 29, 2020 (the “Entry Period”), eligible persons may enter for a chance to win ONE $250.00 gift certificate good only at participating Big Bowl locations by entering on Big Bowl’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/bigbowl/ (the “Promotion Site”).  See Website for participating locations. Eligible persons who register on the Promotion Site (a “Registered Participant”) may obtain up to 5 bonus entries when an entrant’s Facebook friend also enters the Promotion; provided, however, that Registered Participants are prohibited from using his or her Facebook Personal Timeline to administer the Promotion.  One winner will be randomly selected, and  notified via email on Wednesday January 29, 2020 at 4:00 PM CST. Winner must accept prize within 24 hours to remain eligible.  If prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such prize is forfeited and Sponsor will have the option but not the obligation to award the prize to an alternate winner.  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected incomplete or incorrect entries and or notices.

Please note, this Promotion is no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.  Entry to this Promotion constitutes a full and complete release of Facebook from any and all liability related to this Promotion.  Registered Entrants are providing his or her information to Big Bowl Asian LLC (“Sponsor”) and not to Facebook.

Eligibility: Open to legal U.S. residents 18 years-of-age or older at the beginning of the Promotion. Void where prohibited by law.  Employees of Sponsor and their respective agencies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and members of the immediate families and household members of each are not eligible.  

Prizes and Odds:  The winner will receive one gift card valued at $250.00 (two hundred fifty dollars) valid only at participating Big Bowl locations in Illinois, Minnesota, and Virginia. See website for specific locations. See reverse side of card for all restrictions. Restrictions include but are not limited to the following: Valid for dine in or pick up only.  Not valid for delivery of any kind. Valid Sunday through Friday only. Not valid Valentine’s Day or New Year’s Eve. Not valid for tax or gratuity. Prize may not be combined with any other certificate type or promotional offer. Prize not redeemable for cash or refund of any kind. Prize not valid toward Lettuce Entertain You Frequent Diner points. Prize does not include transportation or accommodations of any kind.  Prize does not include alcoholic beverages. Sponsor reserves the right to change the date of the prize.   Sponsor will report the value of the prize as required by law.  All taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Odds of winning prize are based on the number of entries received.

Drawing and Awarding of Prize: The winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received on about January 29, 2020 at 12:00 PM CST. Notice will be sent via email and may be posted on Promotion site in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Drawing and awarding will be conducted by Sponsor whose decisions on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes are final. Sponsor may require the prize winner to execute an affidavit of eligibility, publicity release (except where prohibited), liability waiver and/or IRS Form W-9 (if required by IRS regulations) prior to the delivery of any prize (collectively, "Affidavit").  If the prize winner does not respond to the notification within one (1) day, is found to be ineligible, fails to execute the Affidavit or other documentation required by Sponsor (if applicable) and/or the prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the Sponsor may consider such prize winner to have forfeited the prize, and another prize winner may be selected in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor. 

General: Entry represents your permission to receive further email marketing communications from Sponsor.  You may opt out of those communications at any time. No prize substitutions allowed and no cash alternatives are available.  Prizes are non-transferable. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event of unavailability or in sponsor’s sole discretion.  Except where prohibited by law, participation in this promotion and acceptance of any prize constitutes permission to use winner’s name, hometown, likeness and photograph for advertising and publicity purposes without additional notice or compensation.

By participating, Registered Participants agree to abide by and be bound by these official rules and all decisions.  By participating in this promotion or accepting prize, participant/winner agrees to release Big Bowl Asian LLC, Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc., and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, managers, officers, employees, agents, successors and assigns from any and all liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, use, and/or misuse of any prize or participation in this Promotion or in prize-related activities.  Winners acknowledge that neither Sponsor nor its agents have made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize.  Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Promotion shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action.  This Promotion shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois, regardless of conflicts of laws principles. Any action or litigation concerning this Promotion shall take place exclusively in the federal or state courts sitting in Cook County, Illinois, and each Registered Participant expressly consents to the jurisdiction of and venue in such courts and waives all defenses of lack of jurisdiction and inconvenient forum with respect to such courts.  Each Registered Participant agrees to service of process by mail or other method acceptable under the laws of the State of Illinois. ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS PROMOTION.  REGISTERED PARTICIPANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY'S FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ENTRANT, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE.

For the name of the winner, available after February 1, 2020 send a self-addressed stamped envelope to:  Big Bowl Sweepstakes, 5419 N. Sheridan Road, Marketing Dept. Chicago, IL  60640. Requests must be received by June 1, 2020. Sponsor: Big Bowl Asian LLC 5419 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60640.