ELIGIBILITY: Red Robin’s Lava Queso Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to Entrants who, as of the day of the Sweepstakes, are twenty-one (21) years of age or older and are legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia (“U.S.”). Employees, family members of employees, and children residing with employees, officers or directors of Red Robin International, Inc. (“Sponsor”), or of Sponsor’s parent, subsidiaries, franchisees, or affiliates and the advertising or promotions agencies of each are not eligible to enter or win this Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. 

Timing: Sweepstakes entries will be accepted starting at 11:00:00 AM Mountain Time on April 02, 2024 and ending at 11:59:59 PM Mountain Time on April 09, 2024. (the “Sweepstakes Period”). All entries must be received during this time.  Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes.

How to Enter: To participate, Entrant must (i) be following Red Robin on Instagram, (ii) post a photo of a science fair project and caption detailing the experience in-feed on Instagram during the Sweepstakes Period and have a public profile. Only one entry per person will be considered a valid entry. 

The entry must fulfill all Sweepstakes requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to these Rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Sponsor. If Entrant uses fraudulent methods or otherwise attempts to circumvent these Rules, that entry may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Sponsor.

By entering the Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees to be bound by these Rules, copies of which are available at

Winner Selection, Notification and Verification: The first Two Hundred valid entries will be selected under the supervision of Sponsor following the close of the Sweepstakes Period and will be selected as the Winners.  Each Winner will be notified by Direct Email Message within ten (10) days following selection.  Each Winner will be required to sign and return, via email, an Affidavit of Eligibility (including verification that the winner is twenty-one (21) years of age or older) within 10 days of receipt of such Affidavit. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 10 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited. Sponsor shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail, or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE RULES BY WINNER (AT SPONSOR'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

Prizes: Each Winner of the Sweepstakes (a “Winner”) will receive a $20.00 digital gift card to Red Robin, which is a prize consisting of a $20.00 Red Robin Gift Card. The ARV of all prizes is $4,000.00. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Sponsor's discretion.  Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner.  No substitution of prize or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Sponsor to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. Limit of one prize per person/household. 

Odds: The odds of winning depend on when a valid Entry is received by Sponsor since the first Two Hundred (200) valid entries will be selected as the Winner. 

Agreement to Rules: By participating, each Entrant agrees to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and Entrant represents and warrants that Entrant meets the eligibility requirements.  In addition, Entrant agrees to accept the decisions of Sponsor as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Sweepstakes.   By entering this Sweepstakes, you are agreeing to let Sponsor use your entry including any photo or caption in follow up media including in-restaurant TV screens or other social media and have prior consent from everyone in the photo.

Terms & Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Sponsor may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Rules. Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void entries for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an Entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Limitation of Liability: Each Entrant agrees to release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless Instagram, Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such Entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. 

Disputes: This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the state of Colorado, without regard to its conflicts of laws principles. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Colorado. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including attorney’s fees, other than Entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes). Entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Sponsor website. To read the Privacy Policy, visit

Winners List Requests: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s list or a copy of these Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Red Robin International, Inc., 10000 East Geddes Avenue, Suite 500, Englewood, CO  80112, Attention: Privacy Officer. Requests must be received no later than May 1, 2024.

Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Red Robin International, Inc., 10000 East Geddes Avenue, Suite 500, Englewood, CO  80112.