THE ROAD TO THE HARVEST CONTEST

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER THE CONTEST.
A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.


1. CONTEST PERIOD: The Road to the Harvest Contest (the “Contest”) begins at 12:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on April 1, 2017 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on May 31, 2017 (the “Contest Period”).

 

2. ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are twenty-one (21) years of age or older and have a web-enabled mobile device prior to April 1, 2017. Employees of Goose Island Beer Company (“Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”), their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional and judging agencies (collectively, “Released Parties”), retailers of alcohol products, and their immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, children, and siblings) and household members of each (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate or win. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

 

3. HOW TO ENTER: During the Contest Period, post your original photo from your last great adventure on Instagram with the hashtags #RoadToTheHarvest and #Contest (“Hashtags”) and @GooseIsland (collectively “Entry”), to enter the Contest. You must follow @GooseIsland on Instagram and include the Hashtags and @GooseIsland in your post. You must have a non-private Instagram account to enter and have your account privacy setting set to “Off”. An Instagram account can be opened for free by downloading the Instagram application from the Apple store or Google Play. Limit one (1) Entry per person throughout the Contest Period. All Entries must be received by 11:59 PM ET on May 31, 2017. Entries must adhere to the Entry Guidelines indicated below, as determined by Sponsor/Administrator in their sole discretion.

 

ENTRY GUIDELINES:

 

Entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, or misdirected Entries, which will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar Entry methods or agents (including, but not limited to, contest entry services to create fraudulent identities) will void all Entries by that entrant. In the event of a dispute, the authorized account holder of the Instagram account used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

 

4. TRANSFER OF RIGHTS: By submitting an Entry, entrant hereby irrevocably grants the Sponsor the non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide rights to use, reproduce, publish, edit, market, store, adapt, assign, sell, dispose of, distribute, have distributed, publicly and privately display, communicate, publicly and privately perform, transmit, have transmitted, create derivative works based upon, and promote the Entry or excerpts of the Entry (as such may be edited and modified by the Sponsor in its sole discretion) in perpetuity, for editorial, commercial, promotional and all other purposes (including posting on Sponsor-affiliated websites, social media, and/or other Sponsor-selected media).

 

5. JUDGING TO DETERMINE WINNERS: All eligible Entries received will be judged by a panel of judges designated by the Sponsor, based on the following criteria: Originality and Creativity (50%); Appropriateness to Theme (40%); and, Photo Quality (10%) (“Judging Criteria”), to determine thirty-nine (39) Grand Prize winners. In the event of a tie, tied Entries will be re-judged based solely on: Originality and Creativity (100%). The thirty-nine (39) Entrants with the highest combined judges' scores will be deemed the Grand Prize winners, subject to verification. Decisions of Sponsor (or Administrator on Sponsor’s behalf) are final with respect to all matters relating to judging. By participating, Entrants agree to the decisions of the judges, which shall be final and binding in all respects.

 

6. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential Grand Prize winners will be contacted by Sponsor (or Administrator on Sponsor’s behalf) via Instagram Direct Message (“DM”) or comment, and will be asked to provide additional information back to the Sponsor/Administrator, including date of birth and email address, for verification of eligibility. Potential winners will be required to reply to such DM or comment within three (3) days of notification attempt or prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. Potential Grand Prize winners will also be required to complete and return via email/fax/mail, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability and, if legally permissible, a Publicity Release and Assignment of Rights within seven (7) days of Administrator’s attempted delivery of same. Noncompliance within any specified timeframe or return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification without further notice and an alternate winner may be determined. Travel companion (who must be 21 years or older) must also complete and return a Release of Liability/Publicity Release (where legal) prior to travel. All travelers must possess required travel documents (e.g., valid government-issued photo ID) prior to departure.

 

7. PRIZES & APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”): All thirty-nine (39) Grand Prizes, with a total ARV of $117,000, are available to be won as follows: A three (3) day/two (2) night “luxury camping” trip for two (2) to the Goose Hop Festival (“Festival”) in Elk Mountain Farm (“Farm”), Idaho, August 18 – August 20, 2017. Trip includes round-trip coach air transportation from major airport nearest winner’s home to Spokane, Washington, luxury tent accommodations (double occupancy), select meals while at Farm and ground transportation from/to airport/Farm (ARV $3,000 each). (Some winners and their travel companions may be required to fly to Spokane, Washington on August 17, 2017, and depart Spokane, Washington on August 20, 2017, based on their originating airport, in order to be transported to the Farm for the Festival.) Winner and travel companion are solely responsible for all other expenses not specifically set forth herein, including but not limited to meals, additional transportation, souvenirs, upgraded room accommodations and other incidentals and items of a personal nature. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, mutilated or stolen travel documents. Actual retail value of the prize will depend on winner's point of departure/return. Winners and respective travel companion must travel on same itinerary. All travelers must agree to depart and return on dates specified by the Sponsor, which are subject to change or prize will be forfeited. Travel is subject to availability. All travelers must have valid travel documents prior to departure (i.e., valid government-issued photo ID). In the event the Grand Prize winner or travel companion engages in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor in Sponsor’s sole discretion) is inappropriate or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the trip early, in whole or in part, and send the Grand Prize winner and travel companion home with no further compensation to the Grand Prize winner. No alcohol is included with any prize. Limit one prize per person/household.

 

8. GENERAL RULES: All federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winners. In no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded. No transfer, assignment, substitution or cash equivalent for prize will be permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor due to prize unavailability for any reason, in such circumstance, an alternate prize of equal value will be awarded and the Sponsor’s obligation to the winner will be fulfilled, and no other additional compensation will be provided. If an entrant submits more than the stated number of Entries permitted, and/or if the Sponsor suspects that an entrant attempted to obtain additional Entries by using multiple Instagram accounts, email addresses, registrations, identities or any other method, all Entries submitted by the entrant may be declared null and void. By entering, entrant certifies that: a) submitted Entry is his/her own original work, b) he/she holds all rights to the Entry, and, c) he/she has followed and complied with the Official Rules of the Contest. By entering, entrant gives Sponsor the right to: a) use entrant’s Instagram username and/or Likeness, (b) alter, amend, edit or change Entry prior to distribution, and (c) use, distribute, reproduce, alter, and amend Entry for purposes of advertising and trade in any/all media throughout the world in perpetuity, without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. Entrants/winners agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Released Parties and Instagram from and against any and all liability (including damages caused or claimed to be caused) arising out of participation and/or acceptance/use of prize, and agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the judges’ decisions, which are final. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its agencies to use winners’ Instagram usernames, likenesses and/or Entries for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, including a winners list, unless prohibited by law. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. Released Parties are not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the Contest materials, administration of the Contest or in the announcement of the prizes. Released Parties are not responsible for faulty, incorrect, undeliverable or mistranscribed phone/email transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, including any injury or damage to any person's computer related to or resulting from participating in or experiencing any materials in connection with the Contest, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission that may limit a user's ability to participate in the Contest. Released Parties assume no responsibility for undeliverable emails resulting from any form of active or passive email filtering by a user's Internet service provider and/or email client or for insufficient space in user's email account to receive email. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Contest if fraud, misconduct or technical failures threaten the integrity of the Contest; or if a computer virus, bug or other technical problem corrupts the administration or security of the Contest as determined by Sponsor/Administrator, in their sole discretion. In the event of termination, winners will be determined from Entries received prior to cancellation via the Judging Criteria listed above.

 

9. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, Sponsor reserves the right to make all decisions in its sole discretion arising out of or relating to the Contest, and the decisions by Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest. Except where prohibited, you agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Illinois and entrant consents to the jurisdiction of that court and irrevocably waives any objection to, and any right of immunity from, the jurisdiction of that court or the execution of judgments resulting therefrom, on the grounds of venue or the convenience of the forum; (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) notwithstanding the foregoing, you waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the United States of America and the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the laws of Illinois or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Illinois.

 

10. PRIVACY: Any personal information that an entrant provides in connection with the Contest shall be used by Sponsor and Administrator to administer this Contest, contact entrants, and for the other purposes set forth in the Sponsor’s at www.gooseisland.com/privacy-policy. By entering this Contest you agree to and accept that privacy policy. If entrant authorizes, by opting in, Sponsor may provide entrant with information relating to products, services and promotions of Sponsor and affiliates of Sponsor.

 

11. WINNERS LIST: For the names of winners, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by June 15, 2017, to: The Road to the Harvest Contest Winners, Dept. VZ, 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.

 

12. SPONSOR: Goose Island Beer Company, 1800 West Fulton Street, Chicago, IL 60612.

 

13. ADMINISTRATOR: Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.

 

This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram. You understand that you are providing your information to Goose Island Beer Company and not to Instagram.

ENJOY RESPONSIBLY | © 2017 Goose Island Beer Company, Chicago, IL

 

 

THE ROAD TO THE HARVEST SWEEPSTAKES - OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES.
A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

 

1. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Road to the Harvest Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on April 1, 2017 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on May 31, 2017 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

 

2. ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are 21 years of age or older as of date of entry. Employees of Goose Island Beer Company (“Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”), their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional and judging agencies (collectively, “Released Parties”), retailers of alcohol products, and their immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, children, and siblings) and household members of each (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate or win. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

 

3. TWO WAYS TO ENTER:

 

4. RANDOM DRAWING: One (1) Grand Prize winner, fifty (50) First Prize winners and one hundred (100) Second Prize winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about June 9, 2017 from among all eligible Entries received. Random drawing will be conducted by Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible Entries received throughout the Sweepstakes Period.

 

5. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified by phone/email and will be required to provide additional information back to the Sponsor, including mailing address, within the timeframe specified. Potential Grand Prize winner will also be required to complete and return via email/email link, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability and, if legally permissible, a Publicity Release within seven (7) days of Administrator’s attempted delivery of same. Noncompliance within any specified timeframe or return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification without further notice and an alternate winner may be selected. Potential Grand Prize winner understands and agrees that, as a condition of being considered as winner, he/she (and his/her travel companion) may be subject to a background check at the sole discretion of Sponsor. At the discretion of the Sponsor, potential Grand Prize winner may be disqualified, or his/her travel companion may not be permitted to travel, if the background check indicates that he/she: (a) has been charged with or convicted of a felony; (b) charged with or convicted of a misdemeanor involving moral turpitude or other conduct that Sponsor in its discretion determines may reflect unfavorably on the Sweepstakes or Sponsor; (c) has been personally involved in interaction deemed by the Sponsor as negative with government/state child & family services/protection agencies; or (d) is not eligible for the Sweepstakes or otherwise has not adhered to all requirements set forth in these Official Rules. In such event, an alternate potential Grand Prize winner will be selected, applicable.

 

6. PRIZES & APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (“ARVs”): All one hundred fifty-one (151) prizes, with a total ARV is up to $21,999.00, are available to be won as follows: One (1) Grand Prize – A three (3) day/two (2) night “luxury camping” trip for two (2) to the Goose Hop Festival (“Festival”) in Elk Mountain Farm (“Farm”), Idaho, August 18 – August 20, 2017. Trip includes round-trip coach air transportation from major airport nearest winner’s home to Spokane, Washington, luxury tent accommodations (double occupancy), meals while at Farm, and ground transportation from/to airport/Farm (ARV is up to $3,000.00). (Winner and his/her travel companion may be required to fly to Spokane, Washington on August 17, 2017 and depart Spokane, Washington on August 21, 2017, based on their originating airport, in order to be transported to the Farm for the Festival.) Winner’s travel companion must be 21 years or older at time of travel and must execute and return a liability/publicity release prior to travel. Winner and travel companion are solely responsible for all other expenses not specifically set forth herein, including but not limited to meals, additional transportation, souvenirs, upgraded room accommodations and other incidentals and items of a personal nature. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, mutilated or stolen travel documents. Actual retail value of the prize will depend on winner's point of departure/return. Winner and travel companion must travel on same itinerary. All travelers must agree to depart and return on dates specified by the Sponsor, which are subject to change or prize will be forfeited. Travel is subject to availability. All travelers must have valid travel documents prior to departure (i.e., valid government-issued photo ID). In the event the Grand Prize winner or travel companion engages in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor in Sponsor’s sole discretion) is inappropriate or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the trip early, in whole or in part, and send the Grand Prize winner and travel companion home with no further compensation to the Grand Prize winner. Fifty (50) First Prizes – A Sponsor-specified fire pit (ARV $199.98 ea.); One Hundred (100) Second Prizes – A Sponsor-specified camping chair (ARV: $90.00 ea.). No alcohol is included with any prize. Limit one prize per household.

 

7. GENERAL RULES: All federal, state, and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winners. No transfer, assignment, substitution or cash equivalent for a prize will be permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor due to prize unavailability (or if the Festival is cancelled) for any reason. In such circumstance, an alternate prize (or portion of prize) of equal value will be awarded and Sponsor’s obligation to the winner will be fulfilled, and no other additional compensation will be provided. No responsibility or liability is assumed for damages, losses or injury resulting from acceptance or use of prize. In no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded. If an entrant submits more than the stated number of Entries permitted, and/or if the Sponsor suspects that an entrant attempted to obtain additional Entries by using multiple email addresses, registrations, identities or any other method, all Entries submitted by the entrant may be declared null and void. Entrants/winners agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Released Parties from and against any and all liability (including damages caused or claimed to be caused) arising out of participation and/or acceptance/use of prize, and agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the judges’ decisions, which are final. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its agencies to use winners’ names and/or likenesses for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, including a winners list, unless prohibited by law. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the English version of the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. All material submitted becomes the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prizes. NOTICE: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor is not responsible for faulty, incorrect, undeliverable or mistranscribed phone/email transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind including any injury or damage to any person's Device related to or resulting from participating in or experiencing any materials in connection with the Sweepstakes, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed transmission that may limit a user's ability to participate in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for undeliverable emails resulting from any form of active or passive email filtering by a user's Internet service provider and/or email client or for insufficient space in user's email account to receive email. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes if fraud, misconduct or technical failures threaten the integrity of the program; or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration or security of the Sweepstakes as determined by Sponsor/Administrator, in their sole discretion. In the event of termination, a notice will be posted online and, if possible, the drawing for all remaining prizes will be conducted from among all eligible Entries received prior to termination. In the event a dispute arises between the entrant and the authorized email account holder regarding the identity of the individual entitled to receive a prize, the Entry will be declared made by the "authorized email account holder” who must meet all eligibility requirements. “Authorized email account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Entrant may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized email account holder of the email address associated with the Entry. Any damage made by an entrant will be the responsibility of the entrant and/or the authorized email account holder of the email address submitted with Entry. Proof of submitting Entries will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Any Entries which are suspected of being fraudulent (including those using robotic, automatic, programmed or similar methods of participation) will be disqualified based on determinations made solely by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected or if the individual fails to comply with any requirement of participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules.

 

8. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, Sponsor reserves the right to make all decisions in its sole discretion arising out of or relating to the Sweepstakes, and the decisions by Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Except where prohibited, you agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Illinois and entrant consents to the jurisdiction of that court and irrevocably waives any objection to, and any right of immunity from, the jurisdiction of that court or the execution of judgments resulting therefrom, on the grounds of venue or the convenience of the forum; (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) notwithstanding the foregoing, you waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the United States of America and the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the laws of Illinois or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Illinois.

 

9. PRIVACY: Any personal information that an entrant provides in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be used by Sponsor and Administrator to administer this Sweepstakes, contact entrants, and for the other purposes set forth in the Sponsor’s at www.gooseisland.com/privacy-policy. By entering this Sweepstakes you agree to and accept that privacy policy. If entrant authorizes, by opting in, Sponsor may provide entrant with information relating to products, services and promotions of Sponsor and affiliates of Sponsor.

 

10. WINNERS LIST: For the names of winners, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by August 15, 2017, to: The Road to the Harvest Sweepstakes Winners, Dept. VZ, 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.

 

11. SPONSOR: Goose Island Beer Company, 1800 West Fulton Street, Chicago, IL 60612.

 

12. ADMINISTRATOR: Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.

 

ENJOY RESPONSIBLY | © 2017 Goose Island Beer Company, Chicago, IL