Hydrant Winter Wellness Sweepstakes Official Rules
Hydrant Winter Wellness Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
ALL NATIONAL, FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
Hydrant, Inc., 401 Broadway, Suite 2202, New York, NY 10013 (“Sponsor”)
The Hydrant Winter Wellness (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to individuals who are (i) eighteen (18) years of age or older (or the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence if higher than 18) at the time of entry, (ii) residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, excluding Rhode Island, and wherever else the Sweepstakes is not prohibited or restricted by law. The following individuals are not eligible to enter or win a prize: directors, officers, employees, representatives, and agents of Sponsor, and of Sponsor’s parents, subsidiaries, or affiliated companies, marketing agencies, and any other parties involved in the administration of the Sweepstakes (Sponsor, collectively with the foregoing, the “Sweepstakes Parties”) and each of the immediate family members of such excluded individuals (i.e., spouses, parents, children, siblings and the “steps” of each) and all persons living in the same household of each. By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules (“Official Rules”) and by the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.
3. Sweepstakes Entry Period
The entry period for this Sweepstakes starts on January 1, 2021 at 12:00:00 AM EST and ends on January 31, 2021 at 11:59:59 PM EST (“Entry Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for the Sweepstakes.
4. How to Enter
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY AND NO ENTRY FEE, PAYMENT OR PROOF OF PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE.
Entry Method 1: Make a Qualified Purchase of Hydrant Products at a Walmart Store
Step 1: During the Entry Period, purchase any twenty (20) pack of Hydrant IMMUNITY Lemon Ginger from a participating Texas Sam’s Club store (“Qualified Purchase”).
Step 2: During the Entry Period, visit [www.drinkhydrant.com/sams] (“Sweepstakes Website”). Complete and submit the Sweepstakes registration information requested on the Sweepstakes Website.
Step 3: Share a photo of yourself in a Sam’s Club store with the Qualified Product on your non-private Instagram account and tag @drinkhydrant and include the hashtag #HydrantSweeps with their post. Entries must include the hashtag to be considered entries.
· NOTE: Due to the way Instagram operates its service, entries from Instagram users with "protected" accounts (i.e., entrant has set his or her account so that only people the entrant has approved can view his or her posts) may not be received.
Entry Method 2 – Alternative Method of Entry
To participate in the Sweepstakes without making a Qualified Purchase, visit the Sweepstakes Website during the Entry Period and complete and submit the following registration information requested online: https://hydrant2.typeform.com/to/tyxvnRcA
Entry Method 2:
You can obtain a maximum of one (1) entry for this Sweepstakes regardless of the method of entry used. Multiple entries received from any person in excess of the stated limitation will be void.
Entries generated by script, macro, mechanical or other automated means are void.
Compliance with the entry requirements will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Submissions that violate, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, these entry requirements will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes.
Entrant must be the authorized account holder of the e-mail address set forth on the entry used to enter the Sweepstakes. The “authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the e-mail address is assigned by an internet service provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. In the event of a discrepancy between the identity of the authorized account holder, the “winner,” and the entrant, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to determine whether the entry is valid or to declare the entry invalid and disqualify the winner.
5. Odds of Winning
The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.
6. Winner Selection and Notification
One (1) entrant will be selected as the winner.
On or about February 8, 2021, Sponsor will announce the winners based on a random drawing from among all eligible entries submitted during the Entry Period. Sponsor will attempt to notify the winner via direct message to the winner’s social media handle via Direct Message.
The winner is subject to verification, including verification of age and residency.
If a winner (i) is determined to be ineligible or otherwise disqualified by Sponsor, (ii) fails to respond to Sponsor’s first winner notification message within 48 hours of notification or after two (2) attempts (whichever occurs first), (iii) fails to timely provide any information requested by Sponsor (e.g., information needed by Sponsor to deliver the prize) or timely execute and return any documents required by Sponsor, the winner will be disqualified and forfeit the prize in its entirety. Sponsor reserves the right to select an alternate winner or not award the unclaimed prize.
7. Prizes and Prize Claims
The total aggregate approximate retail value (“ARV”) for all prizes offered in the Sweepstakes is $500. All amounts are in United States dollars.
Grand Prize. The grand prize winner shall receive the following prize:
· 1 $500 American Express gift card (ARV $500)
As a condition of receiving the prizes, the winner must provide Sponsor with a valid mailing address. Sponsor will pay for the cost of mailing the prize to each winner. The method of shipping and the carrier will be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for any prizes that are lost, stolen, undeliverable, or returned.
Each winner’s right to receive the prize is subject to verification of eligibility, including verification of age and residency.
The right to receive a prize cannot be transferred, assigned or redeemed for cash. The prizes are non-transferable and no cash or other prize substitution is permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. The prize is subject to availability and if the prizes (in whole or part) cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater retail value.
Each winner is solely responsible for all federal, state, local, or other applicable taxes associated with the acceptance and use of the prize.
Prize winners agree to provide Sponsor with a valid social security number or any other information Sponsor may require in connection with applicable tax reporting or withholding requirements or other laws or regulations.
All costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specifically provided herein are the responsibility of the winner.
If a winner (i) is determined to be ineligible or otherwise disqualified by Sponsor or (ii) fails to provide a valid mailing address, the winner will be disqualified, and forfeit all interest in any prize. Sponsor reserves the right to not issue a prize if no winner is selected for such prize or if the winner of a prize is disqualified.
8. Limitations of Liability of Sweepstakes Parties
The Sweepstakes Parties assume no liability and are not responsible for, and by entering the Sweepstakes or claiming or accepting any prize, you hereby waive and release the Sweepstakes Parties from, any actions, claims, damages, losses or injuries of any kind (collectively “Claims”) arising in connection with the Sweepstakes and/or the receipt, use or misuse of any prize, including without limitation, Claims relating to: (i) the malfunction of any computer, telephone, network, satellite, hardware, software or communications line; (ii) unauthorized human intervention; (iii) incorrect, delayed or inaccurate transmission, winner notifications, prize claims or other information or communications relating to the Sweepstakes, or the failure to capture or transmit any such information; (iv) damage to any person’s computer or mobile device; or (v) any errors in these Official Rules, winner notifications or other announcements or communications relating to the Sweepstakes. In the event of any ambiguity or error(s) in these Official Rules, Sponsor reserves the right to clarify or modify these Official Rules however it deems appropriate to correct any such ambiguity or error(s). If due to an error or for any other reason, more legitimate prize claims are received than the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules, Sponsor reserves the right to award a maximum of only 3 prize packages. In no event will more than the stated maximum number of prizes (i.e., 3 prize packages) be awarded.
LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT A PARTICIPANT, TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND PURSUE ALL OTHER REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning the prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or any Sweepstakes Parties.
9. Sponsor’s Reservation of Rights
If the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including without limitation, due to a force majeure event or infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, government orders, natural disasters, the effects of COVID-19 or any pandemic or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, suspend, or cancel the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to retain any remaining prizes that have not been won by eligible entrants.
10. Governing Law
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, the rights and obligations of entrants and winners, and the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, and the forum and venue for any dispute relating to this Sweepstakes shall be in the State of New York. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. If any provision of these Official Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck, and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.
12. Winners List
For the name of the winners, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Hydrant Winter Wellness Sweepstakes Winner List” in the subject line. Requests must be received no later than sixty (60) days after the end of the Entry Period.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram or Walmart. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Instagram or Walmart. You agree to release Instagram from all claims arising out of, or in connection with, this Sweepstakes. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes should be directed to Sponsor and not to Instagram or Sam’s Club.