Giveaway Rules

McClure’s “Pickle Giveaway”

MAY 18th, 2020 · PUBLIC

OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY APPLICABLE FEDERAL, OR STATE LAWS AND REGULATIONS. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID IN PUERTO RICO, U.S. TERRITORIES AND POSSESSIONS, AND WHERE PROHIBITED. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL U.S. RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO ARE AT LEAST THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THEIR STATE OF RESIDENCE AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. 

  1. Eligibility: The McClure’s “Super Game Pickle Picks” Contest (hereinafter the “Contest”) is open only to LEGAL U.S. RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER who are physically located and residing therein and who are twenty-one (21) years of age or older and the age of majority in their state of residence at the time of the Contest entry. Employees or the immediate family of employees of McClure’s or any distributor, representative, agent or affiliate of McClure’s brand (Collectively, the "Contest Entities") and their immediate families (defined as spouse, mother, father, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters, regardless of where they reside) and members of their households (whether related or not) are ineligible to participate in this Contest.

  2. How To Enter: To enter the Contest, during the Contest Period as defined below, interested individuals may enter by posting and naming a photo by commenting on specified contest posts via:

    https://www.facebook.com/MccluresPickles, https://twitter.com/mcclurespickles, and/or https://www.instagram.com/mcclurespickles

    Participants may submit a photo multiple times throughout the contest period. Naming and posting the photo constitutes an entry into the Contest. No purchase is necessary to win.  Multiple entries or photos per entry posted to any one of McClure’s Pickles social media platforms will constitute an entry into the contest portion however a participant may only win once. The Contest is void where prohibited by law and is subject to all Federal, State and Local laws. All entries become the property of McClure’s and said entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Completion of and receipt of an entry is the sole responsibility of the participant. McClure’s, its employees or agents will not acknowledge or respond to any inquiries regarding the receipt of or status of any entry. McClure’s reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel or terminate the Contest in whole or in part at any time should any unforeseen occurrence cause the fair and impartial continuation of the Contest to be impossible. By completing the act of entry, each participant agrees to abide by the Official Contest Rules herein stated.

  3. Contest Period Phase 1: The Contest period begins at 9:00 am EST on May 18th, 2020 and ends at 9 am EST on December 31st 2020. Winning Grand Prize will be announced by January 15th, 2021.

  4. Judging: Eligible entries received will be judged by a panel of qualified judges consisting of representatives of McClure’s and their agency based on the name for the photo. The Judges will score each McClure’s game day photo name according to the following judging criteria (each of which will be given equal weight of 50%): perceived appeal of the name itself and creativity of photo. 

  5. Prize: The potential Grand Prize winner will be selected by a panel of qualified judges on or before January 15th, 2021 from all valid game day photo name entries received during the Contest Period as defined herein. If a potential Winner either declines a Prize, cannot be contacted within seven (7) calendar days of the selection or is deemed ineligible to accept the Prize, an alternate Winner may be chosen at the discretion of the McClure’s. The number of entries received will determine the odds of winning and all valid entries received will be treated equally. 

  6. Prizes: Exactly one (1) Grand Prize will be awarded approximately four (4) times throughout the year, however McClure’s Pickles may increase the number of contests throughout the calendar year. The Grand Prize consists of one 4-pack of assorted McClure’s Pickles with an approximate value of $40.00. All Federal, State and Local taxes, fees and other expenses not specified herein are the responsibility of the Prize Winner. 

  7. Limitation on Liability: Participants assume all risk of loss, damage, destruction, delay or misdirection of materials/mail/email submitted to Sponsor. Participant agrees to full Official Rules and to decisions of Sponsor, or their designated agent, which are final and legally binding in all respects and further agree that the Grand Prize is awarded upon the condition that Contest entities shall be held harmless for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind to persons or property, including death, sustained, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, in connection with or resulting from acceptance, possession or use/misuse of the Grand Prize, or participation in this promotion or participation in or travel to any promotion-related activities and further acknowledge that said parties have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose. The Contest entities are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, fraud, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer transmissions, whether caused by Sponsor, users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest or by technical or human error which may occur and/or which may damage a user's system or limit a participant's ability to participate in the Contest. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CIVIL LAW. SHOULD AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. If for any reason this Contest is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest or any element thereof and Sponsor may conduct a random drawing to award the prize using all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the date of action requiring such termination.

  8. Publicity Release: By accepting the Prize(s) each winner will agree to give written permission to McClure’s and affiliated sponsors, its designees and agents for the right to use the Winner's image and or likeness, the submitted video and/or photographic material including all rights of publicity. The Winner further agrees not to take any action or allow any other person to so act as to impede any use of the Winner's image and or likeness and name in any publicity related to the Grand Prize.

  9. Governing Law: By completing the act of entering the Contest each entrant agrees that the Contest shall be governed by the laws of the State of Michigan. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Contest Rules shall be governed and constructed in accordance with the laws of the State of Michigan.

  10. Winner List: For a copy of the winner list, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: McClure’s “Pickle Giveaway” Contest, c/o McClure’s Pickles, 8201 Saint Aubin Street, Detroit MI 48211