BEST BUDDIES SWEEPSTAKES RULES
(Portland Division – Albertsons | Safeway)
- NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THE DISNEY BEST BUDDIES SWEEPSTAKES (“SWEEPSTAKES”) IS OPEN TO ALL LEGAL RESIDENTS OF WASHINGTON AND OREGON WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
- HOW TO ENTER: Download the free Best Buddies Micropopz application for your mobile, tablet or similar device, and enter your contact information to qualify for one (1) online entry for the Grand prize. Participation in the Sweepstakes is limited to one (1) entry per person. Any Entrant who attempts to participate with multiple e-mail addresses, under multiple identities or uses any device or artifice to enter multiple times in violation of applicable entry limitations may be disqualified by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of the Entrant, entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to enter the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion.
Entries can be submitted between June 17, 2020 – August 11, 2020. Use your device to download the Best Buddies Micropopz application from a sanctioned application store.
Please note: You must have a device with the ability to download apps participate in the Sweepstakes through the Best Buddies Micropopz application. You may incur a data charge from their wireless service provider for data sent and received. If you are connecting through a Free Wifi connection or network, no data rates should apply. Entrants are solely responsible for any such wireless charges. Registration and entry constitutes your agreement to receive emails for prize notification and instruction on how to claim your prize.
- ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open only to individuals who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at time of entry and are legal residents of Oregon and Washington. Employees of Albertsons Companies, Inc. (“Sponsor”) including but not limited to, Safeway, Albertsons (“Participating Stores”), Brand Loyalty (“Administrator”), and Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, Inc.** (“Prize Provider”) and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and assignees of each, advertising and Sweepstakes agencies and suppliers involved in this Sweepstakes and their immediate family members (mother, father, sister, brother, husband, wife, daughter, son) and/or those living in the same household (the “Sweepstakes Participants”) are not eligible to participate or win.
**Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, Inc. are not sponsors of this Sweepstakes and are participating only to provide various prizes as described below.
- Mail-in Entry: On a 3” x 5” card, print your name, phone number, email address, state, and store location closest to your residence. Each entry must contain your legal signature. Mail your entry in a No. 10 envelope to the “Best Buddies Micropopz Sweepstakes", Attn: Micropopz! Promotions Coordinator. 7500 Dallas Parkway, Suite 700, Plano, TX 75024. All mailed entries must be postmarked no later than Aug 11, 2020, and received no later than 5:00 p.m. Central Standard Time, Aug 17, 2020, to be eligible for the prize drawings. By participating in this Sweepstakes, all participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and agree that the decisions of the Sponsor will be valid and binding in all respects. Sponsor is not responsible for late, stolen, lost, postage due, or misdirected mail, or incomplete or illegible entries.
- DRAWINGS AND PRIZE AWARDED:Two (2) winners (each a “Grand Prize Winner”) will receive $4,000 in Disney Gift Card eGift prizes (the “Grand Prize”) to be used wherever accepted. Twenty-five (25) entrants will be awarded one (1) annual subscription to Disney+ (approximate retail value $69.99). Winner of a prize, subject to verification, will be selected by the Sponsor (or its designated agent) by random drawing on or about Aug 18, 2020 from among all eligible and valid entries received on or prior to the applicable entry deadline (as described in Section 12 below). Disney+ subscription prizes may only be redeemed by winners that are US residents, 18 years of age or older, who do not have a current and valid Disney+ subscription. Disney+ subscription prizes are subject to terms and conditions at https://disneyterms.com/disneypluscorporategift
Disney Gift Card eGifts have a maximum value of $1,000 each. As such, a winner may receive multiple cards to fulfill the eGift portion of his or her prize. The Disney Gift Card can be used at select participating locations at Walt Disney World® Resort, Disneyland® Resort, Disney Cruise Line, Disney store locations in the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico, shopDisney.com, and Adventures by Disney®. Disney Gift Cards are redeemable for goods and services at participating Disney locations. Disney Gift Cards are not refundable or redeemable for cash unless required by law. Disney Gift Cards are not for resale. Each Disney Gift Card is issued by, and represents a legal obligation solely of, Disney Gift Card Services, Inc. For complete terms and conditions, visit disneygiftcard.com. No part of Disney Gift Card Services, Inc. or any of its affiliates are a partner in or a sponsor of this offer.
The Grand Prize consists of only the items specifically listed above as the prize. Grand Prize Winner acknowledges that he/she is solely responsible for any use or misuse of the prize or any prize-related activity. Grand Prize Winner will be issued an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the actual value of the Grand Prize and Grand Prize Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Grand Prize Winner is advised to seek independent counsel regarding the tax implications of his/her respective prize winnings. Odds of winning the Sweepstakes prize depends on the number of eligible entries received.
- TO CLAIM THE PRIZE: Grand Prize Winners will be contacted by Sponsor (or its designated agent) and must submit prize claim materials (signed prize form, and valid photo identification) to an authorized Sponsor representative. The Sponsor (or its designated agent) will notify the potential winner of the Grand Prize within ten (10) days after the drawing. We recommend you keep a copy of your prize form for your files before you submit them because those materials become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Once the submitted prize has been claimed by a verified winner in accordance with prize claim instructions, the prize will be awarded. All prizes will be fulfilled and delivered via email to the email address provided at the time of entry.
- NOTICE: This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited. Participation in the Sweepstakes, where lawful, constitutes permission to use name, voice, photograph or likeness of prize winner for advertising/publicity purposes without additional compensation at Sponsor’s discretion. Prize winner will be obligated to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability release and, where lawful, publicity release within ten (10) days of notification by Sponsor. In the event of non-compliance by a Grand Prize Winner, or if prize is returned as non-deliverable, the prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate winner. Any tax liability on the prize is solely the responsibility of the prize winner. By accepting the prize, the winner releases and discharges Sponsor, Administrator, Prize Provider, and Disney Consumer Products Inc., and their respective parent, related, affiliated and subsidiary entities, franchisees, advertising and sweepstakes agencies, and their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents, attorneys, associates, representatives, and agents (the “Released Parties”) from any and all claims, losses, injuries, demands, damages, actions, and/or causes of actions that arise out of and/or are in any way related to the Sweepstakes, the prize, the receipt, use and/or enjoyment of the prize, or any prize-related activity and agrees to hold harmless the Released Parties from any and all liabilities for any injuries, losses, or damages, including death, and property arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, out of participation in this Sweepstakes and/or any prize-related activity, or acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize and/or any prize-related activity. The prize cannot be substituted, transferred or redeemed for cash. For the avoidance of doubt, you understand and acknowledge that Prize Provider is not a sponsor of this Sweepstakes and is Prize Provider’s sole obligation in connection with the Sweepstakes is fulfillment of the prizes as described in these Official Rules. The Released Parties as set forth above are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Entrants, equipment, software or programming errors associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; or (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries. If for any reason an entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, the Entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, for any reason, Sponsor, at its discretion, may elect to hold drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. The Entrant further agrees and acknowledges that Sponsor reserves the right to forfeit or award any unclaimed or leftover prize at its sole and absolute discretion.
- DISPUTES: All disputes arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes, or any prize provided by Prize Provider shall be resolved by applying the laws of Idaho, without regard to conflict of law rules, and shall be solely and exclusively brought in state or federal courts within Ada County, Idaho. Such claims shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and all such claims shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event to include attorneys’ fees.
- LEGAL NOTICE: Any attempt to defraud or forge any Sweepstakes materials in any way will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. This Sweepstakes is offered in Oregon and Washington, and all its parts are VOID elsewhere or where taxed or prohibited by law. The total number of prizes awarded is 27 prizes (ARV = $9,749.75). In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes promotional materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail and govern.
- WINNERS LIST: The name of the Grand Prize Winner may be obtained at the conclusion of the Sweepstakes by sending your request via first-class stamped, self-addressed envelope to: “Best Buddies Micropopz Sweepstakes", Attn: Micropopz! Promotions Coordinator. 7500 Dallas Parkway, Suite 700, Plano, TX 75024.
- DEADLINE: Deadline for the receipt of all Sweepstake entries is Aug 11, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. Central Standard Time. All prizes not claimed within 30 days of being notified, are forfeited.
- CONTEST DELAY/EXTENSION: The Sponsor may delay the Sweepstakes commencement date and thereafter extend the Sweepstakes period, if such commencement is delayed by a cause which is beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor.
- PARTICIPATING STORES: This Sweepstakes is being conducted in Safeway, Albertsons stores located in Oregon and Washington.
SPONSOR: This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Albertsons Companies, Inc., 250 Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, ID 83706.