1. ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal U.S. residents residing in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Wisconsin or Wyoming (each an “Eligible State”) who are eighteen (18) years of age (nineteen [19] for Alabama and Nebraska) or older at the time of entry. Void in all other states, providences and territories not listed above and where otherwise prohibited by law. Potential winners may be required to provide proof of legal U.S. residency if requested by Sponsor to determine eligibility and as a condition of prize award. Employees of Culver Franchising System, LLC, its parent, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, distributors, suppliers, participating locations, dealers, and advertising, promotional or judging agencies, and the officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and assigns (collectively, “Sponsor and Promotion Parties”) and the immediate family members (parent, child, sibling or spouse of any of the foregoing, including step-parent, step-child or step-sibling) and household members of such individuals (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate or win.

  2. SWEEPSTAKES TIMING: The Sweepstakes begins on October 1, 2020 at 9:00:00 a.m. Central Time (“CT”) and ends on October 31, 2020 at 11:59:59 p.m. CT (the "Sweepstakes Period"). The Sweepstakes Period is divided into thirty-one (31) daily entry periods (each a “Day”). Each Day begins at 12:00:00 a.m. CT (with the exception of the first Day of the Sweepstakes Period which shall begin at 9:00:00 a.m. CT) and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET of the same day. The computer of Sponsor's web master is the official time-keeping device of the Sweepstakes.

  3. HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, there are two ways to enter:

    1. Visit (“Web Site”) and follow the online instructions to enter your contact information and play SAY CHEESE CURDS (“Game”) to receive one (1) entry into the Daily Drawing (defined in Section 4) corresponding to the Day in which your entry was received and one (1) entry into the Grand Prize Drawing (also defined in Section 4). You may play the Game one (1) time per Day. The Game is for entertainment purposes only.

    2. Send an email with your name, address, email address and age to to receive one (1) entry into the Daily Drawing (defined in Section 4) corresponding to the Day in which your entry was received and one (1) entry into the Grand Prize Drawing (also defined in Section 4). You may enter via email one (1) time per Day.

      Limit one (1) entry per person/email address per Day.

    Valid email address required for entry. The name of the person submitting an entry into the Sweepstakes must be the name of the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter, otherwise, his/her entry may be deemed void. In the event of a dispute over the identity of a potential winner, the entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address used during the entry process. A potential winner may be required to provide identification sufficient to show that he/she is the authorized account holder of such account.

    Proof of delivery or receipt of an entry will not be deemed by the Sponsor as proof of entry into this Sweepstakes. Each entry submission must be manually key stroked and/or manually entered by the individual entrant; automated and/or repetitive electronic submission of entries (including but not limited to entries made using any script, macro, bot or sweepstakes service) will be disqualified and transmissions from these or related email addresses or IP addresses may be blocked. Additionally, use of multiple email addresses or the manipulation of an entrant’s contact information for the purpose of obtaining more than one (1) entry per Day, is prohibited and such persons will be disqualified and all of their entries shall be deemed invalid and any prize awarded to such person shall be forfeited.


    Grand Prize Drawing: One (1) Grand Prize winner will be randomly selected on or about November 2, 2020 from all eligible entries received. Odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received for the Sweepstakes Period.

    Daily Drawings: Daily Prize winners will be selected for each Day of the Sweepstakes Period in a random drawing to be held on or about each business day following the applicable Day from all eligible entries received for that Day (each a “Daily Drawing”). Entries will not carry forward to subsequent Daily Drawings. Odds of winning a Daily Prize depend upon the number of eligible entries received for a given Daily Drawing. See Section 5 for quantity of Daily Prizes awarded per Day.

    All drawings will be conducted by an independent judging organization, whose decisions shall be final.

    Prize Limits: Limit one (1) Daily Prize per person/email address/household per Day. A winner of a Daily Prize is eligible to win the Grand Prize.

  5. PRIZES:

    Grand Prize:

    One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded consisting of $1,000.00 in Culver’s Gift Cards plus a Curd Nerd Prize Pack consisting of one (1) of each of the following items: Curd Nerd T-shirt, Small Curdis plush, Curd Nerd Mug, Curd Nerd Puzzle, Curd Nerd Blanket, Set of Curd Nerd Stickers, and a Curd Nerd Beanie. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $1,077.00.

    Daily Prizes:

    The following Daily Prizes will be awarded each day. The Sponsor shall determine, in its sole discretion, the Daily Prizes to be awarded each Day. See Web Site for each Day’s featured Daily Prizes.

    Six hundred twenty (620) Curd Nerd Mug Prizes: Each winner receives one (1) Curd Nerd Mug. ARV: $2.55 each.

    Ninety-three (93) Curd Nerd Puzzle Prizes: Each winner receives one (1) Curd Nerd Puzzle. ARV: $34.60 each.

    Ninety-three (93) Curd Nerd Blanket Prizes: Each winner receives one (1) Curd Nerd Blanket. ARV: $24.56 each.

    Six hundred twenty (620) Curd Nerd Sticker Set Prizes: Each winner receives one (1) Curd Nerd Sticker Set. ARV: $3.30 each.

    Six hundred twenty (620) Curd Nerd Beanie Prizes: Each winner receives one (1) Curd Nerd Beanie. ARV: $4.00 each.

    One thousand, five hundred fifty (1,550) Curd “Be Our Guest” (“BOG”) Prizes: Each winner receives one (1) Curd BOG coupon good for one (1) order of Wisconsin Cheese Curds. ARV: $3.69 each.

    As applicable, sizes of prizes are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. No substitutions allowed. All gift cards and coupons are subject to terms and conditions as set by issuer.

  6. GENERAL: This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States and of the State of Wisconsin without respect to conflict of law doctrines. Winners will be solely responsible for paying all applicable federal, state and local taxes on a prize. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event a prize or any portion of a prize becomes unavailable. No substitution of a prize is offered, no transfer of prize to a third party is permitted, and prize may not be redeemed for cash value except at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either expressed or implied by Sponsor, except manufacturer’s standard written warranty included in the prize packaging. The Grand Prize winner will receive an IRS Form 1099 for the retail value of their prize. All other expenses on the receipt and use of a prize not specifically mentioned herein are solely the responsibility of the individual winners. Any difference between the stated value of any prize and the actual retail value will not be awarded. Upon forfeiture for any reason as stated in these Official Rules, no compensation will be given. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Any personal information provided in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes will only be used by the Sponsor to notify a potential winner and/or for fulfillment of a prize and shall be subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy available at If you are selected as a winner, your information may be included in a publicly-available winner’s list. Additionally, any communication between entrant and Sponsor or its agencies regarding the Sweepstakes (e.g. phone calls, text messages, chats, emails, etc.) may be recorded for quality assurance and training purposes.

  7. CONDUCT: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor that shall be final and binding in all respects. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification. The Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or Web Site; or to be acting in any manner deemed by the Sponsor to be in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in any manner deemed by the Sponsor to be unsportsmanlike or disruptive, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER OR ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR AND ITS AGENTS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON OR PERSONS RESPONSBILE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

  8. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION: The Sponsor and Promotion Parties assume no responsibility or liability for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Sweepstakes; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Sweepstakes; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the Internet or Web Site or any combination thereof; (e) suspended or discontinued Internet or wireless service; or (f) any injury or damage to entrants or to any other person's computer or property which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Sweepstakes or download of any materials in the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, then the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part. In such event, the Sponsor shall immediately suspend the Sweepstakes and awarding of the prizes, and the Sponsor reserves the right to award remaining prizes in a manner deemed fair and equitable by the Sponsor, such as by way of example and not by way of limitation, in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment, and the Sponsor shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection with the Sweepstakes. The Sponsor may modify and amend these Official Rules as they may appear online from time to time during the Sweepstakes for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.

  9. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential Daily Prize winners will be notified via email and/or mail at the time of prize delivery. Potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by email and will be required to sign and return a W-9 tax form, an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release with (where lawful) a Publicity Release (altogether, “Affidavit”) within seven (7) days, via email and/or mail, of attempted winner notification as indicated by the date on the Affidavit. Sponsor is not responsible for a change in an entrant’s contact information. Failure to return required documents within seven (7) days may result in prize forfeiture. A prize may also be forfeited in the event that the winner notification is returned as undeliverable without a forwarding address. Upon forfeiture for any reason as stated within these Official Rules, no compensation will be given except in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. If a prize is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and Sponsor shall have no further liability to award that prize. Prizes will be shipped within four (4) to six (6) weeks of winner verification.

  10. WINNER RELEASES: All entrants, as a condition of participating in the Sweepstakes, agree to release the Sponsor and Promotion Parties (and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, affiliates and assigns) from and against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with accessing the Web Site, submitting an entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes, the receipt, ownership, use or misuse of any prize awarded, or while preparing for or participating in any prize-related activity, or any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement or offering of any prize. The winner shall bear all risk of loss or damage to their prize after it has been delivered. Except where prohibited by law, winners grant to the Sponsor and Promotion Parties the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide in any media now known or hereinafter known, the winner’s name, address, voice, statement, picture or other likeness, without additional compensation, for public relations, advertising and promotional purposes as may be determined by the Sponsor.

  11. WINNER’S LIST: For the names of the major prize winners (for prizes exceeding an ARV of $24.99), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by December 4, 2020 to: Culver’s SAY CHEESE CURDS Sweepstakes Winner’s List, 315 Wisconsin Ave., Madison, WI 53703.

  12. SPONSOR: Culver Franchising System, LLC, 1240 Water Street, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578.

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