2020 Holiday Baking Photo Contest Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR OTHERWISE RESTRICTED BY LAW. The details of the prizes and how to enter the Contest are described below.
HOST: Stater Bros. Markets, 301 S. Tippecanoe Ave., San Bernardino, CA 92408
PARTICIPATING BRAND SPONSORS: Full Circle Market, Over the Top, General Mills, Kraft Heinz, Diamond of California®, Mission Produce, Happy Egg Co., Challenge Dairy, Veg-Fresh Farms, California Grown Simmis Fuyu persimmons, Opp- Ocean Spray, Oppy- Jazz, Oppy- Envy, Birch Benders.
TIMING: The Photo Contest is for 31 Days for “Submission Promotion Period” from November 28, 2020 (12:00am) - December 28, 2020 (11:59pm) and voting begins the moment entrants submit their photo and ends December 29, 2020 (11:59pm). Online entries received prior to November 28, 2020 or after the December 28, 2020 Submission Promotion Period are disqualified. Winners will be selected from Top 3 “Most Votes” Photos with 1st Place being the Most Votes, followed by 2nd Place and 3rd Place respectively. Winners will be announced on or around December 30, 2020.
HOW TO ENTER: Bake your favorite Holiday treat, take a photo of the final Holiday treat with at least (1) Stater Bros. Family Brand product that is clearly identifiable in the photo. Submit your photo and complete the entry form at StaterBros.com/HolidayBaking2020. Share to get votes for a chance to win 1st Place, 2nd Place, or 3rd Place. Entries will not be accepted unless submitted via the official contest channel. Entries not submitted through the proper channel will be deleted.
HOW TO GET VOTES:
ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal U.S residents of California who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited by law. Employees, agents, successors, and assignees of Stater Bros. Markets, Full Circle Market, Over the Top, General Mills, Kraft Heinz, Diamond of California®, Mission Produce, Happy Egg Co., Challenge Dairy, Veg-Fresh Farms, California Grown Simmis Fuyu persimmons, Opp- Ocean Spray, Oppy- Jazz, Oppy- Envy, Birch Benders and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising agencies and promotional companies involved in this Sweepstakes (collectively, the “Promotional Entities”), as well as the immediate family members and/or those living in the same household (whether legally related or not) of each, are not eligible to enter or win. For the purpose of the Contest, immediate family members are defined as spouse, mother, father, parental in-laws, grandmother, grandfather, brother, sister, children and grandchildren.
SELECTION OF POTENTIAL WINNER: Three winners will be selected and will be determined based on completeness of entry and the “Most Votes”. All entries will be verified by social media team on or about December 30, 2020 and votes verified on December 30, 2020 from among all eligible entries received.
Sponsor’s decisions as to all matters related to administration of the Contest and selection of winners are final. All potential winners must comply with all terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. The potential winners from the Photo entries will be notified on or about December 30, 2020. If any of the potential winners cannot be contacted within 24 hours, an alternate entrant will be selected in his or her place from all eligible entries received. Previous Photo Contest winners may not be selected to win another prize. The odds of winning depend on the number of votes each eligible entry receives and random selection.
PRIZES: Limit one (1) prize per person per household.
First Place: Tilt-Head KitchenAid Stand Mixer, $50 Stater Bros. Markets Gift Card from Kraft Heinz, Month Worth of Organic Free-Range eggs from Happy Egg Co., Birch Benders Keto and Paleo Pancake Mixes, Birch Benders Spatula, Ocean Spray Reusable Bag, Veg-Fresh Farms Tomato Knife and Cutting Board, and a Veg-Fresh Farms branded Apron.
Second Place: Diamond of California® Gift Basket with $50 Stater Bros. Gift Card, Month Worth of Organic Free-Range eggs from Happy Egg Co., Birch Benders Keto and Paleo Pancake Mixes, Birch Benders Spatula, Ocean Spray Reusable Bag, Mission Produce, Inc. Face Mask and Magnet, Bag of Fresh Avocados from Mission Produce, Inc., Veg-Fresh Farms Tomato Knife and Cutting Board, and a Veg-Fresh Farms branded Apron.
Third Place: Delicious California Grown Simmis Fuyu persimmons with $50 Stater Bros. Markets Gift Card from PureFresh Sales, Challenge Dairy Cooler Gift Arrangement with Cow Apron. Ocean Spray Reusable Bag, Month Worth of Organic Free-Range eggs from Happy Egg Co., Birch Benders Keto and Paleo Pancake Mixes, Birch Benders Spatula, Ocean Spray Reusable Bag, Veg-Fresh Farms Tomato Knife and Cutting Board, and a Veg-Fresh Farms branded Apron.
Approximate Total ARV of all prizes: $1,600
RECEIVING PRIZES: We may ask winners to pickup their prize at our Corporate Office located at 301 S. Tippecanoe Ave., San Bernardino, CA 92408. If prize cannot be picked up an alternative meeting will be scheduled. Prizes from participating brand sponsors that are perishable will be mailed directly to the winner separately. Tilt-Head KitchenAid Stand Mixer will be sent via third-party store i.e. KitchenAid or Crate & Barrel, Coordination of receiving prizes may take a few days to meet the best schedules for both the winner, host, and/or participating brand sponsors.
NO CASH OR OTHER SUBSTITUTIONS ARE PERMITTED, EXCEPT BY SPONSOR, WHO RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SUBSTITUTE THE PRIZE WITH ONE OF EQUAL OR GREATER VALUE.
All federal, state and local taxes related to the Prize and the other prizes are the sole responsibility of the Photo Contest winner(s). All other expenses and costs, not expressly listed above are the Photo Contest winners’ sole responsibility. No refunds or credit for changes are allowed. No transfer of the Prize is permitted. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of any alternate winners.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Participation in the Photo Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and to be contacted by e-mail and/or telephone. A potential winner may be requested to provide the Sponsor, Stater Bros. Markets, with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry and is an eligible United States resident.
Entrants acknowledge that Sponsor is not liable for reimbursement of any prizes otherwise payable to contestants who are in violation of this provision.
Stater Bros. Markets (“Host”) and participating brand sponsors are not responsible for late, incomplete, or misdirected Photo entries, or for any error, human, technical or otherwise, which may occur in the processing of Photo entries. Proof of sending will not be deemed to be proof of receipt. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and do not have to be acknowledged as received.
USE OF DATA: Host and Participating Brand Sponsors will be collecting personal data about participants (including, without limitation, e-mail addresses) when they enter online. By participating online, entrants hereby agree to all information uses by Sponsor and their affiliates.
PUBLICITY: Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for the Promotional Entities and their advertising and promotional agencies to use photo submission, winner’s name, address (city and state), likeness and/or voice for advertising and promotional purposes for this Photo Contest only, without additional compensation or approval, except as otherwise prohibited by law.
The Photo Contest is governed by the laws of the State of California, and participants in the Giveaway hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the Superior Court of San Bernardino County, California, for any causes or controversies arising out of the Photo Contest Each participant waives any and all objectives to jurisdiction and venue in these courts. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Photo Contest may only be entered in or from the United States and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.
Except where prohibited by law, each winner grants to Sponsor and its advertising agencies the right to use and publish their photos, proper names, likeness, voices, opinions, answers to questions, and biographical information in any media to promote Sponsor and the Photo Contest without additional compensation.
By entering, participants release and hold harmless Sponsor, their subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with the Photo Contest or receipt or use and/or misuse of any prize.
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Photo Contest if fraud or any other factor impairs the integrity of the Photo Contest as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If, in the Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Photo Contest or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Photo Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to void any entries at issue (including disqualifying any individual who tampers with the entry process), and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Photo Contest, in whole or in part, at any time without notice. In the event of such cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes in a random drawing from all eligible entries received before the time of cancellation. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction of, unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry received by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion during Promotion Period or at any website, any combination thereof, or otherwise, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the Contest. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram or Facebook.
CAUTION: 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 AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.