You could win a Samuel Adams bucket filled with OctoberFest gear (including a ceramic stein). To enter, use our Flight Builder to create a flight of beer that includes Samuel Adams OctoberFest and share it with your friends.Terms and Conditions
SAMUEL ADAMS® OCTOBERFEST BUILD A FLIGHT SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO ENTER.
ELIGIBILITY: Samuel Adams® Octoberfest Build A Flight Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to all legal US residents who are at least twenty-one (21) years of age at the time of entry. Employees (and their immediate families) of The Boston Beer Company (the “Sponsor”) and any of their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, independent contractors, agencies, alcoholic beverage wholesalers and retailers, and any persons living in the same household as such employees are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes (cumulatively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”). Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law. The Sweepstakes begins 9/8/2014 at or about 12:01 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) and ends 10/10/2014 at or about 11:59 p.m. EST (the “Sweepstakes Period”). All prizes will be selected in a random drawings on 9/12/2014, 9/19/2014, 9/26/2014, 10/3/2014 and 10/10/2014 for all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
HOW TO ENTER: Website: During the Sweepstakes Period, visit the Samuel Adams website (the “Website”) and create a Octoberfest flight. The flight must include Samuel Adams Octoberfest to be eligible for the contest. Once you create the flight, share the flight on your personal Facebook or Twitter page. A random winner will be selected, and contacted via email that they are the winner. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the Facebook page. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person who is assigned to the email address by an internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible by assigning email address or the domain name associated with the submitted email address. Use of any device to automate entry is prohibited. For purpose of these Official Rules, “receipt” of an online entry occurs when the Sponsor servers record the entry information upon clicking the submit button. Any automated computer receipt (such as one confirming completion of the entry) does not constitute proof of actual receipt by Sponsor of an online entry for purposes of these Official Rules. All entries become the property of the Sponsor. Sponsor and its agents are not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest or by human error which may occur in the process of the entries in this Contest. Sponsor reserve the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes if they determine, in their sole discretion, that fraud or technical failures have destroyed the integrity of the promotion. If the Sweepstakes is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at www.samueladams.com.
2) Email: During the Sweepstakes Period, email OfficialRules@samueladams.com (the “Email”) and provide your first and last name, complete mailing address (PO Boxes not accepted), telephone number, email address, date of birth and “Build A Flight” in the subject line. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account of the email address submitted at the time of entry. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person who is assigned to the email address by an internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible by assigning email address or the domain name associated with the submitted email address. Use of any device to automate entry is prohibited. For purpose of these Official Rules, “receipt” of an online entry occurs when the OfficialRules@samueladams.com servers record the entry information upon clicking the submit button. Any automated computer receipt (such as one confirming delivery of the e-mail) does not constitute proof of actual receipt by Sponsor of an online entry for purposes of these Official Rules.
Limited one (1) entry per person, regardless of method of entry. Duplicate entries for a single individual will be disqualified. All entries become the property of the Sponsor.
PRIZES AND ODDS OF WINNING: Five (5) total winners will be selected in a random drawings, one winner will be selected on each of the following dates: 9/12/2014, 9/19/2014, 9/26/2014, 10/3/2014 and 10/10/2014. One (1) – Grand Prize – each winner will receive an Octoberfest prize pack including a ceramic stein, a Samuel Adams fleece picnic blanket, Octoberfest craft brew nuts, a silver beer bucket and Octoberfest koozie with an approximate retail value (“ARV”) of $50.00. The random drawings, selection of winners, and awarding of prizes will be conducted under the supervision of the Sponsor. No cash alternative or prize substitutions will be allowed, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize(s) of comparable value if the prize listed is unavailable for any reason. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
WINNER NOTIFICATIONS: Each potential prize winner will be notified by email, text message, U.S. mail, telephone, or private delivery service (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) and will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Publicity and Liability (where permitted by law) within seven (7) days of notification. Winner’s age is subject to independent age verification, and if failed, will result in prize forfeiture. In the event of noncompliance, if the prize winner cannot be reached at the phone number, email address or address on that winner’s entry, or if the prize or prize notification is returned unclaimed or undeliverable for whatever reason beyond the control of Sponsor, that prize will be forfeited, and an alternative winner of the random drawing prize may be selected only if time permits and in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
GENERAL LIABILITY RELEASE: Acceptance of a prize constitutes winner’s permission for Sponsor to use winner’s name, image, likeness, voice, picture, audio and video recordings of, biographical information, statements, and any material based thereon or derived there from, together with any actual or fictional material, or to refrain from so doing, and address (city and state), without the ability to review, for advertising, promoting and/or publicity purposes worldwide and in any and all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation, where permitted by law. Entrants agree that the Sweepstakes Entities: (a) shall not be responsible or liable for, and are hereby released from, any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity, or from entrants’ acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any prize, and (b) have not made any warranty, representation or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize, including, without limitation, to such prize’s quality or fitness for a particular purpose. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for incomplete, illegible, misdirected, misprinted, late, or lost prize notifications; or for lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellites, Internet service providers, websites, or other connections; or for miscommunications, failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions; or for any technical malfunctions, failures, difficulties or other errors of any kind or nature; or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information.
GENERAL TERMS: Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who is found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
FORCE MAJEURE: Sponsor reserves the right to modify, extend, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Sweepstakes or any particular Sweepstakes drawing is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control have destroyed or severely undermined or to any degree impaired the integrity, administration, security, proper play and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes or particular sweepstakes drawing as contemplated herein. In the event Sponsor is prevented from awarding prizes or continuing with the Sweepstakes or a particular Sweepstakes drawing as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to fire, flood, natural or man-made epidemic of health of other means, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failures, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared) or any federal state or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis (e.g. SARS), order of any court of jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes in its entirety or the affected portion of the Sweepstakes.
DISPUTES, ARBITRATION AND CHOICE OF LAW: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees to the following: (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office in Boston, MA; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the right and obligation of entrants and Sponsor in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Massachusetts, USA, without regard to Massachusetts choice of law provisions.
WINNER LIST/Official Rules: For the name of the prize winners, email OfficialRules@samueladams.com on or around October 10, 2014. These Official Rules will be posted available via email at OfficialRules@samueladams.com.
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