Duffy’s “MVP College Football Semi-Final” Giveaway Official Rules
DATES OF SWEEPSTAKES: The “MVP College Football Semi-Final” Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) begins on September 7, 2023 and ends on December 13, 2023 (the “Sweepstakes Period”), subject to the hours of operation for each participating Duffy’s Sports Grill restaurant location. Sweepstakes is only valid at Duffy’s Sports Grill restaurant locations. For a list of Duffy’s Sports Grill locations, visit https://www.duffysmvp.com/locations/.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is only open to legal permanent United States residents of the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States or the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older (or at least the age of majority in their state) and an active loyalty member of Duffy’s MVP rewards program at the time of entry (the “Entrant”). Employees and their immediate family members (parents, children, siblings or spouse, regardless of where they live, or persons living in the same household, whether related or not) of Duffy’s Management, Inc. (the “Sponsor”), its subsidiaries, and each of its respective parent companies, franchisees, affiliates, contractors, consultants, legal counsel, public relations, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, retailers, website providers, webmasters, advertising and promotional, fulfillment, and marketing agencies, and any others engaged in the development, production, execution or distribution of this Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is void outside of Florida and wherever else restricted or prohibited by law.
HOW TO ENTER: In order to enter the Sweepstakes, Entrant must visit any participating Duffy’s Sports Grill location during the Sweepstakes Period with a minimum spend amount of $4.99 and must be an active Duffy’s MVP member with a registered MVP card. In order to become a Duffy’s MVP member, visit a Duffy’s Sports Grill restaurant location (each, a “Restaurant”, and collectively, the “Restaurants”) to obtain an MVP card. It is free to obtain an MVP card. Visit https://www.duffysmvp.com/new_Members_regis.aspx to sign up online and register your new MVP card. All entries must be received by close of business on December 13, 2023.
By becoming an MVP member, he/she agrees to opt-in to receive email communications from Sponsor and all of the Terms and Conditions set forth by the Sponsor. Visit https://www.duffysmvp.com/mvp for Terms and Conditions.
Any attempt by an Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different MVP cards, accounts, identities, registrations, and/or any other methods will void that Entrant’s entries and that Entrant may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. Neither the Sponsor nor Sweepstakes Administrator will verify receipt of entries for Entrants. All entries submitted become the sole property of Sponsor.
DRAWING/ODDS: All eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period will be entered into a random drawing, to be conducted on or about December 20, 2023 by the Sweepstakes Administrator, whose decisions are final on all aspects of the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning the Grand Prize (as defined in the “PRIZE” section of these Official Rules) depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
GRAND PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize of a trip for two (2) to the Orange Bowl and hotel accommodations on Friday, December 30, 2023, $100 to be used for transportation to and from the game. Total ARV of the Grand Prize is $2,000.
If Grand Prize Winner is unable to attend than Grand Prize will be forfeited. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the Grand Prize description above, including but not limited to, transportation between the Grand Prize Winner’s home and the event location, meals, hotel room service, laundry service, alcoholic beverages, merchandise/souvenirs, local and additional ground transportation, tips/gratuities, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses or incidentals are the responsibility solely of Grand Prize Winner. Any taxes imposed on the income of the Grand Prize Winner as a result of winning the Grand Prize and all other expenses not specifically mentioned herein as part of the Grand Prize are solely the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. Grand Prize Winner and guest must possess required documents (e.g. valid government-issued photo I.D.) prior to departure. Stadium restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. The actual retail value of the Grand Prize will vary based upon point of scheduling, compensation will be awarded to the Grand Prize Winner if the actual retail value is less than the stated ARV.
Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for any changes of any element of the Grand Prize, nor are they liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of event changes, cancellation or delays. Any unclaimed and/or unused element of the Grand Prize, or any element thereof, will remain the property of Sponsor or its designee. The Grand Prize restrictions/conditions stated herein are not all-inclusive and the described above may be subject to additional restrictions/conditions, which may be stated in the Affidavit (as defined herein), and/or other travel or release documents. In the event Grand Prize Winner and/or guest engage in behavior that, as determined by Sponsor (or its designee) in their absolute discretion, is obnoxious or threatening, dangerous, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, or may cause harm, property damage or any other loss, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the trip early, in whole or in part, and to send the Grand Prize Winner (and guest) home with no further compensation.
Products or any other element received as a prize may not be resold, auctioned, bartered, or placed into any other unauthorized channels of distribution. Any prize pictured in advertising or promotional materials is for illustrative purposes only and may not be the actual prize awarded. Except for any standard manufacturer’s warranty PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THEIR QUALITY OR CONDITION AND PROMOTION ENTITIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, SUITABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
The total ARV of all Prizes to be awarded in the Sweepstakes is $2,000.
Names of prize manufacturer are used solely for the purpose of identification of the prize. No endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, or approval of any teams for this Sweepstakes is intended or implied.
PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Limit of one (1) Grand Prize to be awarded. Grand Prize Winner is required to comply with any and all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations. Any taxes imposed on the income of the Grand Prize Winner as a result of winning the Grand Prize and all other expenses not specifically mentioned herein as part of the Grand Prize are solely the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. No transfer or substitution of the Grand Prize is allowed except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the Grand Prize becomes unavailable due to reasons beyond the control of the Sponsor.
GRAND PRIZE CLAIM: Potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified via email on or about December 20, 2023 (the “Notification”). Except where prohibited, potential Grand Prize Winner will be required to sign and return to Sweepstakes Administrator, within the date and/or time indicated in the Notification an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and Public Release Form, Travel Companion Waiver Form, and an IRS W-9 form (collectively the “Paperwork”) in order to claim the Grand Prize. If the potential Grand Prize Winner fails to return the Paperwork within that time frame, is found to be ineligible, does not comply with these Official Rules, or if the Notification is returned as undeliverable, then the potential Grand Prize Winner will be disqualified and an alternate Grand Prize Winner will be selected from among the remaining non-winning eligible entries received, time permitting. All federal, state, and local or other tax liabilities (including income taxes) arising from the acceptance of the Grand Prize will be the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. Except where prohibited by law, the Grand Prize Winner’s entry and acceptance of the Grand Prize constitutes permission for the Sweepstakes Entities to use said Grand Prize Winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, and voice on a worldwide basis, and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without further compensation (TN residents will not be required to sign a Release as a condition of winning the Grand Prize).
The value associated with the Grand Prize may be taxable as income and the Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible for any taxes, including, but not limited to all applicable federal, state, and local taxes that become due with respect to the value of the Grand Prize. The Sponsor must report the value of the Grand Prize to the Internal Revenue Service in the year the Grand Prize is received by the Grand Prize Winner and will be reported to the Grand Prize Winner and the Internal Revenue Service in the form of a 1099 form.
GENERAL RULES OF PARTICIPATION: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws. By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which are final in all respects and not subject to appeal. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify permanently from this Sweepstakes any Entrant it believes has violated these Official Rules and verify eligibility of Entrants. Neither Sponsor nor anyone acting on its behalf will enter into any communications with any Entrant regarding this Sweepstakes, except as expressly set forth in these Official Rules. Neither Sponsor nor any Sweepstakes Entity is responsible for any entry that is lost, late, misdirected, or undeliverable whether due to omissions, interruption, deletions, defects, delay in operations or transmissions, theft or destruction or failures, faulty transmissions or other communication malfunctions, failed, incomplete or typographical or system errors and failures, faulty transmissions, or otherwise. By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants and Grand Prize Winner releases the Sponsor and each and all of the Sweepstakes Entities, from any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described) with respect to or arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes, and/or the receipt or use/misuse of the Grand Prize awarded, including, without limitation, liability for personal injury, death, or property damage. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. All Sweepstakes materials are subject to verification and are void if (a) not obtained in accordance with these Official Rules and through legitimate channels, (b) any part is counterfeited, altered, defective, damaged, illegible, reproduced, tampered with, mutilated or irregular in any way, (c) are obtained where prohibited, or (d) they contain printing, typographical, mechanical, or other errors. Entrants assume all risk of loss, damage, destruction, delay or misdirection of Sweepstakes materials submitted to Sponsor. In the event any portion of this Sweepstakes is compromised by activities beyond the control of the Sponsor which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes or this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to modify, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes and randomly draw from those entries received up to the cancellation/suspension date to award the Grand Prize. Sponsor may prohibit an Entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning the Grand 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 or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other Entrants, Sponsor, or Sweepstakes Entities. If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not able to be conducted as planned, including, but not limited to, by reason of tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and randomly draw from those entries received up to the cancellation/suspension date to award the Grand Prize, time permitting. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
NO LIABILITY: By participating, Entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor and each and all of the Sweepstakes Entities from and against any claims made by Grand Prize Winner, Entrants, or any other third parties, related in any way to the operation of this Sweepstakes as well as any other claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity, including traveling to and from any prize-related activity, in this Sweepstakes or any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy or merchandise delivery.
WINNER’S LIST REQUEST: To receive a winner’s list, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Duffy’s “MVP Orange Bowl” Giveaway, 1926 10th Avenue North, Suite #300, Lake Worth, FL. 33461. All requests must be received by December 30, 2023.
SWEEPSTAKES ADMINISTRATOR: Duffy’s Management, Inc., 1926 10th Ave N, Ste 300, Lake Worth, FL 33461.
SPONSOR: Duffy’s Management, Inc., 1926 10th Ave N, Ste 300, Lake Worth, FL 33461.
This Sweepstakes shall not be published without the written permission of the Sponsor.