Eligibility: The “50 Days of Giveaways!” Instant Win Game & Sweepstakes (“Promotion”) is open to legal residents of the 50 United States (excluding residence of Alaska, California, Hawaii, Montana, Oregon and Washington) and D.C.,
18 years of age and older. Void in Alaska, California, Hawaii, Montana, Oregon and Washington, and where prohibited. Subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
Promotion Period: Promotion begins at 12:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on May 29, 2009 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on July 17, 2009
(“Promotion Period”). The Promotion consists of two (2) elements: an instant win game (“Instant Win Game”) and a sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”). For the purposes of this Promotion, a day is defined as the 24-hour period starting at 12:01 AM ET and ending at 11:59 PM ET.
To enter the Sweepstakes: To enter online, complete and submit an entry form to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit one (1) Sweepstakes entry per person, per email address and per household per day.
To Play the Instant Win Game: Upon entering the Sweepstakes, you will receive one (1) game play for the Instant Win Game. There will be a total of 871 winning moments for the Instant Win Game at randomly selected moments throughout the Promotion Period. If you are the first to play at a randomly selected winning moment, as determined and verified by Sponsor or if no one plays at such moment and you are the first to play immediately after such moment, as determined and verified by Sponsor, you will receive an instant win message stating the prize potentially won and instructions on how to redeem the prize, subject to verification of eligibility, game play and compliance with the these Official Rules. If you receive a winning message, follow the on-screen instructions to claim your prize by the deadline indicated. If you are not an Instant Win Game winner, you may return to play again; however, there is a limit of one (1) game play per person, per email address, per household per day for the duration of the Promotion Period, regardless of method of game play (with the exception of bonus game plays, as described below). Game plays by any person, email address or household in excess of the stated daily limitation will be void.
Bonus Game Play: There are two (2) ways to receive up to five (5) bonus game plays on any day during the Promotion Period:
1. Refer a Friend: once you have played the Instant Win Game online, you can follow the directions to provide the unique and valid email addresses of up to five (5) different friends to receive up to five (5) bonus game plays. You may only refer persons with whom you have an existing relationship and who are eligible to enter the Promotion. Each friend will be sent a refer-a-friend email solely notifying him/her about the Promotion. You may not refer a friend more than once.
2. Via US Mail: To receive five (5) bonus game plays by mail, on a 3" x 5" piece of paper, hand-print your name, complete address, daytime and evening telephone numbers (area code included), and date of birth, and mail in a properly stamped #10 envelope to: 50 Days BONUS GAME PLAY, P.O. Box 1689, Melrose Park, IL 60161. Limit one (1) bonus game play request per stamped outer envelope per day.
Entries and/or game plays (including bonus game plays) generated by script, macro or other automated or mechanical means and entries and/or game plays (including bonus game plays) by any means which subvert the participation process will be void. All game plays (including bonus game plays) must be submitted by 11:59 PM ET on the applicable day to be eligible. All Sweepstakes entries must be submitted by 11:59 PM ET on July 17, 2009 to be eligible.
Sweepstakes Drawing: One (1) potential Grand Prize winner and one (1) potential First Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about July 31, 2009
from among all eligible entries received for the entire Promotion Period. Drawing will be conducted by Promotion Group Central Inc., whose decisions will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Promotion. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Limit one (1) Sweepstakes prize per person and per household.
Grand Prize (1): Winner will receive a 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid Vehicle and the opportunity to take part in an awards ceremony at a local Family Dollar Store nearest his/her residence (as determined by Sponsor). In the event the winner resides within more than a 100-mile from dealership at which awards ceremony is to be held, Sponsor may provide ground transportation to/from awards ceremony. All prize details, including year, make, model, color, and features of the vehicle are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. (See Official Rules for Further Details)
Cash Prize Option: In lieu of a 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid vehicle to be awarded as the Grand Prize in the Sweepstakes, the Official Winner has an option, at their sole discretion, of receiving one (1) certified check in the amount of $12,500 payable to the Grand Prize winner (“Cash Option”). Should the Official Winner opt to receive the Cash Option as their sole prize choice, they will not receive any additional compensation, prize or award. ARV of Cash Option is $12,500.00. Winner would receive the Cash Option prize via FedEx (or at an agreed upon awards ceremony) approximately six (6) weeks after the conclusion of the Sweepstakes Period.
The award ceremony will be photographed, videotaped and otherwise recorded by Sponsor and its designees (collectively, “Footage”). Footage will be owned by Sponsor and its designees, who have the right to use, edit, adapt, post, stream, copy and exploit such Footage and all elements embodied therein, including any names, performances and likenesses embodied therein, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised throughout the world, in perpetuity, for advertising, promotional, trade and other purposes without any further notice, permission or payment to participant.
First Prize (1): Sharp 52” Plasma HDTV & Samsung Blu-ray Player & 650W 5.1-Channel Home Theater System Package, including all mounting hardware, cables and installation services. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $5,000.
Instant Win Game Prizes (871): Odds of winning an Instant Win Game Prize depend upon the actual number of eligible game plays received and the timing of the game plays. Total ARV of all Instant-Win Game Prizes is $47,224.93.
Week 1: 5/29/09-6/5/09
$50 Cash Prize
$50.00 each ($4,000 total)
Week 2: 6/6/09-6/12/09
$5.00 Subway® Gift Card
$5.00 each ($1,750 total)
Week 3: 6/13/09-6/19/09
$125 Gas Card
$125.00 each ($875 total)
Week 4: 6/20/09-6/26/09
4-Fandango Movie Ticket Vouchers
$54.00 each ($18,900 total)
Week 5: 6/27/09-7/3/09
$100 Omaha Steaks Gift Certificate
$100.00 each ($7,000 total)
Week 6: 7/4/09-7/10/09
Laptop Computer Bundle: 16" Laptop, Printer, Speakers, Monitor, Wireless Keyboard/Mouse, Wireless Router, Case
$1,500.00 each ($10,500 total)
Week 7: 7/11/09-7/17/09
Nintendo® Wii™ Game Bundle: One (1) Nintendo Wii Console, two (2) Wii Games, one (1) Wii Remote and one (1) Wii Nunchuk.
$599.99 each ($4,199.93 total)
(See Official Rules for Complete Details and restricitons on instant wins)