CULVER’S “TIC-TAC GROW” SWEEPSTAKES (“SWEEPSTAKES”)
THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE UNITED STATES ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY U.S. LAW. DO NOT ENTER UNLESS YOU ARE ELIGIBLE AND LOCATED IN AN ELIGIBLE STATE (DEFINED BELOW) AT THE TIME OF PARTICIPATION.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. INTERNET ACCESS REQUIRED. SWEEPSTAKES SUBJECT TO OFFICIAL RULES.
SWEEPSTAKES ONLY OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE U.S. RESIDING IN THE STATES OF AZ, CO, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE, OH, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, WI or WY (EACH AN “ELIGIBLE STATE”) THROUGHOUT THE SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD AND WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE (19 IN NE) OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF PARTICIPATING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins on June 5, 2017 at 9:00:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time (“CDT”) and ends on June 16, 2017 at 5:00:00 p.m. CDT (the "Sweepstakes Period"). Two (2) separate entry periods apply. See Rule #4.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Log on to www.Culvers.com/tictacgrow (the "Web Site") and follow the online instructions to register and play the “Tic-Tac Grow” game in which you will click on a “grow” button that will drop nine seeds on a 3x3 plot that will spout. If three (3) of the same plants grow in a row (horizontally, vertically or diagonally), you will earn one (1) entry into the corresponding Entry Period Drawing. Additionally, if it is your first entry for a given day (defined below) you will also receive one (1) entry into the Grand Prize Drawing. If three (3) of the same plants DO NOT grow in a row, you will only earn one (1) entry into the Grand Prize Drawing if it is your first entry for a given day. Subsequent daily entries (up to three  total per day) will not generate an entry into the Grand Prize Drawing. See Rule #4 for definitions of Entry Period Drawing and Grand Prize Drawing.
After playing Tic-Tac Grow three  times in a single day, entrants will have the opportunity to share the Sweepstakes via social media. Sharing the Sweepstakes is optional and will not increase your chance of winning. Each time you share, include #CulversTicTacGrow #Sweepstakes.
Limit three (3) entries into the corresponding Entry Period Drawing and one (1) entry into the Grand Prize Drawing per day per person/email address. A “day” is defined as a twenty-four (24) hour time period beginning at 12:00:00 a.m. CDT and ending at the following 11:59:59 p.m. CDT with the exception of the first day of the Sweepstakes Period which shall begin at 9:00:00 a.m. CDT and end the following 11:59:59 p.m. CDT and the last day of the Sweepstakes Period which shall begin at 12:00:00 a.m. CDT and end the following 5:00:00 p.m. CDT. All entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period. The computer of the Web Site is the official time-keeping device of the Sweepstakes.
The name of the person submitting an entry must be the name of the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter, otherwise, entry(ies) may be deemed void. In the event of a dispute over the identity of a potential winner, 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 entry will not be deemed by the Sponsor as proof of entry into this Sweepstakes. Each entry 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 the stated number of entries, is prohibited and such persons will be disqualified and all entries shall be deemed invalid and any prize awarded shall be forfeited.
ELIGIBILITY: YOU MUST BE A LEGAL U.S. RESIDENT RESIDING IN THE STATE OF 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 THROUGHOUT THE SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD AND 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER (19 in NEBRASKA) AT THE TIME OF ENTRY to enter and be eligible to win. 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, Inc., its parent, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, distributors, suppliers, participating locations, dealers and advertising, promotional or judging agencies, 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) of each, are not eligible to participate or win.
DRAWINGS: Entry Period Drawings: Daily Prize winners will be selected for each Entry Period in a random drawing to take place on or about the Drawing Date listed in the schedule below from among all eligible entries received for the applicable Entry Period (each an “Entry Period Drawing”). Entries from Entry Period 1 will NOT carry forward to the second Entry Period Drawing. Odds of winning a Daily Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received for the corresponding Entry Period Drawing.
Grand Prize Drawing: One (1) Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing to take place on or about June 19, 2017 from among all eligible Grand Prize Drawing entries received for the entire Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.
Drawings will be conducted by an independent judging organization, whose decisions shall be final. Limit one (1) Daily Prize per person/email address. A winner of a Daily Prize is also eligible to win the Grand Prize.
Entry Period Start Date/Time End Date/Time Drawing Date
06/05/17, 9:00:00 a.m. CDT
06/10/17, 11:59:59 p.m. CDT
06/11/17, 12:00:00 a.m. CDT
06/16/17, 5:00:00 p.m. CDT
PRIZE DETAILS: One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded: One (1) $500.00 in Culver’s Gift Cards. Gift Cards redeemable at Culver’s. Gift Cards are subject to terms and conditions at set by issuer. Approximate Retail Value: $500.00.
Five (5) First Prizes will be awarded (two  for Entry Period 1 and three  for Entry Period 2): One (1) Bag Toss Board. ARV: $225.00 each.
One Hundred Forty (140) Second Prizes will be awarded (seventy  per Entry Period): One (1) Thank You Farmer Travel Mug. ARV: $13.25 each.
One Hundred Forty (140) Third Prizes will be awarded (seventy  per Entry Period): One (1) Thank You Farmer T-Shirt*. ARV: $8.05 each.
Total ARV of all prizes is $4,607.00.
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 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 ANY WEB SITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES 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.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: 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, camera, 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 prize, and the Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize 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 entrant 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.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Grand and First Prize winners will be notified via email and will be required to provide their mailing information as instructed within the email notification. Second and Third Prize winners will be notified via email and will be required to complete an online prize-claim form as instructed within the email notification. Third Prize winners must also include their t-shirt size. Email replies (from Grand and First Prize winners) and prize-claim forms (from Second and Third Prize winners) must be completed and returned and/or responded to within seven (7) days or prize will be forfeited. Additionally, Sponsor reserves the right to require that a winner sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release with (where lawful) a publicity release within seven (7) days of attempted winner notification as indicated by the date on the Affidavit. Failure to return any required documents within seven (7) days may result in prize forfeiture. Prize may be forfeited in the event that winner notification is returned as undeliverable without a forwarding address. Sponsor is not responsible for a change in an entrant’s contact information. 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 awarded within six (6) weeks of the Sweepstakes end date.
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 or use 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, winner grants 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.
WINNER’S LIST: For the names of the winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope by July 19, 2017 to: Culver’s “Tic-Tac Grow” Sweepstakes Winner’s List, 10 South 5th Street-7th Floor, Dept. 1134-709, Minneapolis, MN 55402.
SPONSOR: Culver Franchising System, Inc., 1240 Water Street, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578.
©2017 Culver Franchising System, Inc.