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FLOWERS FOR THE FRONTLINES

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND NECESSARY TO ENTER FOR A CHANCE TO WIN.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  THE SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR VIEWING IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, MARYLAND AND VIRGINIA ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY UNITED STATES LAW.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.  

  1. ELIGIBILITY

Nominators: To be eligible to nominate an eligible Nominee (as defined below), you must be a legal resident of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia who is twenty-one (21) years of age or older at the time of entry (nominator also referred to as “entrant” or “Entrant”).  Nominees: To be eligible, a nominee must be a legal resident of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia who is twenty-one (21) years of age or older as of the start date of the Sweepstakes Period (“Nominee”).  Employees, contractors, directors, officers and agents of Anheuser-Busch, LLC, its affiliates and subsidiaries, advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, wholesale distributors, retail licensees and all other service agencies involved with the Sweepstakes, and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling), are not eligible to enter or win.  The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.  Participation in the “Flowers for the Frontlines” (“Sweepstakes”) constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions which are final and binding in all matters related to this Sweepstakes.  Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements as set forth herein.

  1. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD:  

Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) on April 27, 2020 and ends at 12:00:00 p.m. EDT on April 30, 2020 (“Sweepstakes Period”).  Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes.

  1. HOW TO ENTER

The prize in this Sweepstakes will only be awarded to the Nominee.  Entrant is providing an Entry (as defined below) on behalf of the Nominee and only the Nominee will win a prize. No Entrant will receive a prize.

(1)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on Laurie Collins’ Instagram page @dccitygirl.  In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (“Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

(2)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on Katy Foraker’s Instagram page @katyforaker. In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (also an “Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

(3)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on Sumaya Shiohare’s Instagram page @myriadmusings. In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (also an “Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

(4)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on Mattie Hanley’s Instagram page @hungry_hungry_hanley. In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (also an “Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

(5)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on Monica Dutia’s Instagram page @monicadutia. In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (also an “Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

(6)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on Katie Menard and Molly Ledwith’s Instagram page @DCdarlins. In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (“Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

(7)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on Laura Lehman’s Instagram page @laura.lehman. In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (also an “Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

(8)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on Anchyi’s Instagram page @anchyi. In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (also an “Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

(9)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on AJ Dronkers’s Instagram page @aj_dc. In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (also an “Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

(10)  Instagram: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Sponsor’s Sweepstakes post on Svetlana Legetic’s Instagram page @brightestyoungthings. In the comments section of the Sweepstakes post, submit the name of your Nominee who you believe should win the “Flower Basket” prize (also an “Entry”). See Rule #6 for prize details.

For all Entries:

Nominators can only nominate one (1) Nominee per Entry.  Nominators cannot nominate themselves in the Entry.

If entering with a mobile phone or other web-enabled device and using your wireless carrier’s network, standard data charges from your wireless carrier may apply. Check with your wireless service provider for details on these and any other applicable charges. Entrants are solely responsible for any such wireless charges.

All Entries must be received and recorded during the Sweepstakes Period. No other forms of Entry are valid.  See Appendix A for additional Entry Guidelines & Prohibited Content.  Entry must comply with these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to review any Entry for violation of these Official Rules and may, at its sole discretion, reject, delete, or otherwise exclude an Entry for any reason, including without limitation, if the Entry contains any Prohibited Content (as defined in Appendix A) or any other commentary or material which Sponsor, in its sole discretion deems inappropriate.

 

  1. SWEEPSTAKES DRAWING

 

Potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or about May 1, 2020 from among all eligible Entries received by Sponsor or Sponsor’s representatives, whose decisions are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.  Potential winning Entries will be randomly selected from each “Group” of eligible Entries as defined below. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Entries received per Group.  Limit one (1) prize per person.

 

Group 1:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on Laurie Collins’ Instagram page @dccitygirl.

 

Group 2:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on Katy Foraker’s Instagram page @katyforaker.

 

Group 3:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on Sumaya Shiohare’s Instagram page @myriadmusings.

 

Group 4:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on Mattie Hanley’s Instagram page @hungry_hungry_hanley.

 

Group 5:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on Monica Dutia’s Instagram page @monicadutia.

 

Group 6:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on Katie Menard and Molly Ledwith’s Instagram page @DCdarlins

 

Group 7:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on Laura Lehman’s Instagram page @laura.lehman.

 

Group 8:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on Anchyi’s Instagram page @anchyi.

 

Group 9:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on AJ Dronkers’s Instagram page @aj_dc.

 

Group 10:  Ten (10) potential winning Entries will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received from Entrants who entered on Svetlana Legetic’s Instagram page @brightestyoungthings.

 

  1. WINNER NOTIFICATION:

 

All prizes will be awarded. The Entrant who submitted the potential winning Entry will be notified via direct message on Instagram and will be required to provide the name, address, date of birth and telephone number of the Nominee in their Entry within twenty-four (24) hours of notification.  If Entrant does not respond to the notification within the twenty-four (24) hour time period, an alternate winning Entry may be selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Any alternate winning Entry selected will also be required to respond to the notification within the time frame stated above.

 

Upon verification, Nominee will be notified via email phone and will be required to respond to the notification within twenty-four (24) hours indicating whether he/she can accept the prize.  If Nominee does not respond to the notification within the twenty-four (24) hour time period, prize will be forfeited.  Nominee may be required to complete, sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability and, unless prohibited by law, publicity release to Sponsor or Sponsor’s representative within twenty-four (24) hours of prize acceptance.  Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules, including verification that the Nominee is twenty-one (21) years of age or older, the Nominee will be declared an official winner of the Sweepstakes (“winner” or “Winner”). If Sponsor cannot verify that the Nominee is twenty-one (21) years of age or older prior to notification, then the Nominee will be disqualified.

 

Any prize notification or prize returned to the Sponsor or its agencies as undeliverable will result in disqualification and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner at Sponsor’s sole discretion.

 

Sponsor is not responsible for suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless, or land-line phone service or a change in an Entrant’s or Nominee’s email, phone number or mailing address which may result in Entrant or Nominee receiving initial prize notification or his/her prize information.

 

  1. PRIZE DETAILS:  

 

Prize (100 total; 10 per Group; see Rule #4):  Each winner will receive a “Flower Basket” that consists of one (1) flower arrangement, one (1) candle and one $20.00 pre-paid debit card.  Terms and conditions received with the pre-paid debit card apply.  Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) is $74.40.  !f winner cannot accept prize as specified by Sponsor, prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner.  Total ARV of all prizes is $7,440.00.  Any difference between stated value and actual value will not be awarded.

 

For all Prizes:

Prizes are non-transferable and no cash equivalent or substitution of prize is offered, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor.  If a prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize with another prize of equal or greater value.  Prize winner will be solely responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes, and for any other fees or costs associated with the prizes they receive, regardless of whether it, in whole or in part, is used.

  1. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE

 

Anheuser-Busch, LLC, Administrator and each of their affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies (collectively the “Released Parties”) are responsible for lost, late, misdirected, unintelligible, returned or undelivered entries, telephone calls, text messages, email, or for lost, interrupted or unavailable satellite, network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), Website, or other connections availability, accessibility or traffic congestion, miscommunications, failed computer, network, telephone, satellite or cable hardware or software or lines, or technical failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions, computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network.  Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of this Sweepstakes or Website, or act in violation of the Official Rules, or act in any manner to threaten or abuse or harass any person, or violate Website’s terms of service, as solely determined by the Sponsor, will be disqualified.  Released Parties are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information whether caused by Website users, tampering, hacking, or by any of the programming or equipment associated with or used in this Sweepstakes, and assumes no responsibility for any errors, omission, deletion, interruption or delay in operation or transmission or communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized website access.  Any use of robotic, macro, automatic, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries, and may subject that entrant to disqualification.  Release Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to winners or any other person’s computer or property related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes.  Should any portion of Sweepstakes be, in the Sponsor’s or Administrator’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor or Administrator, corrupt or impair administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweepstakes, or submission of entries, Sponsor and or Administrator reserve the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes, and randomly select the winner from among all valid Entries received prior to action taken, or otherwise as may be deemed fair and equitable by the Sponsor or Administrator. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an entrant, the authorized subscriber of the Instagram account used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant, and must comply with these rules.  The authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the Instagram account by the ISP or other organization responsible for assigning the account.  All materials submitted become the property of Anheuser-Busch, LLC and will not be returned.  SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES; AS A RESULT, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

 

Entrants agree (a) that Sponsor and its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, and advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, and their respective officers, directors, employees, wholesale distributors, representatives and agents, will have no liability whatsoever for, and are released and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, to persons, including death, or property, or rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, copyright infringement or portrayal in a false light resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of the prize or participation in this Sweepstakes or in any Sweepstakes-related activity, and (b) winner, by acceptance of prize, except where legally prohibited, grants permission for Sponsor (and agrees to confirm such agreement in writing) and those acting pursuant to its authority to use his/her name, submitted biography, voice and/or likeness and prize information, and/or Entry (and assign the Entry, which may be altered, changed, modified, edited, used alone or with other works, as solely determined by Sponsor) for advertising, trade and Sweepstakes purposes without further compensation, at any times or time, in all media now known or hereafter discovered worldwide and on the Internet without notice or review or approval.

 

  1. PUBLICITY AND COPYRIGHT LICENSE:

 

You grant Sponsor an exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, unrestricted, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferrable right and license to exploit your Submission (including, without limitation, your name and likeness and the names and likenesses of any and all persons in the Submission, and any intellectual property rights (e.g. copyright, trademark, etc.) contained in the Submission) in any media now or hereafter known, without any payment or other consideration of any kind, or permission or notification, to you or any third party, for any purpose, including, without limitation, your Submission and any person’s property (physical, personal, intellectual property rights, and indicia) contained therein. The foregoing grant includes, without limitation, the right to reproduce, display, distribute, publicly perform, create derivative works of, alter, amend, broadcast, edit, publish, use, merchandise, license, sublicense, and adapt the Submission in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world, for any purpose, whether commercial in nature or otherwise, including in contexts and circumstances that result in your Submission being associated with a particular Sponsor or Sponsors. Accordingly, you hereby waive any objection to, such use including without limitation, distribution, reproduction, creation of derivative works of, public performance, or display of your Submission, and any claim for compensation whatsoever in connection therewith. Such waiver shall include any claim for infringement of any so-called “Moral Right,” “Droit Moral” or similar right or interest.

 

  1. DISPUTE RESOLUTION

 

All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant, Administrator, and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, or any claim or dispute that has arisen or may arise between you, Administrator and Sponsor, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Missouri without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.  The place of arbitration shall be St. Louis, Missouri.

 

  1. PRIVACY POLICY:

 

See Sponsor’s privacy policy located at https://www.hoegaarden.com/privacy-policy.html (“Website”) for details regarding the use of personal information collected in connection with this Sweepstakes. If you are verified as the prize winner, your first name, last initial, city and state will be included in a publicly-available winner’s list.

 

  1. SPONSOR

 

Anheuser-Busch, LLC, One Busch Place, St. Louis, MO 63118.

 

  1. ADMINISTRATOR

 

Weber Shandwick, 733 10th St NW, Washington, DC 20001.

 

  1. WINNER’S LIST:  

 

For the names of the winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Flowers for the Frontlines Winner’s List Request, c/o Weber Shandwick, 733 10th St NW, Washington, DC 20001, for receipt by July 1, 2020.

 

© 2020 Brouwerij Van Hoegaarden N.V., Hoegaarden® Beer, Imported by Import Brands Alliance, St. Louis, MO.  Owned by InBev, S.A.

 

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Instagram.  Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes shall be directed to Sponsor and not to Instagram.

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