The Promotion begins on 2/15/11 at 12:00:00 AM (ET) and ends on 7/31/11 at 11:59:59 PM (ET). A "Day" is defined as a consecutive twenty-four hour time period during the Promotion Period starting at 12:00:00 AM (ET) and ending at 11:59:59 PM (ET).
Open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
During the Promotion Period, complete the online registration. Once you have completed your registration, follow the online instructions to complete your Sweepstakes entry. Limit one (1) registration entry per person, per Day of the Promotion Period.
Online entries must be submitted by 7/31/11 at 11:59:59 PM (ET).
ADDITIONAL SWEEPSTAKES ENTRIES : You may earn additional entries into the Sweepstakes by completing any one (1) or more of the following activities:
A) FACEBOOK ENTRY. You may receive one (1) additional Sweepstakes entry per Day via the Facebook method of entry by clicking on the Facebook button on the Website and then following the online instructions to complete your additional entry. You can get one additional entry into the Sweepstakes if you “LIKE” the Lindt Excellence Facebook Page before you provide your full entry information.
Once registered Facebook members have authorized the Sweepstakes application and indicated that they "LIKE" the Lindt Excellence Facebook Page, follow the online instructions to complete your additional entry. Limit one (1) Facebook entry per person, per Day of the Promotion Period.
B) TWITTER ENTRY. You may receive one (1) additional Sweepstakes entry per Day via the Twitter method of entry by clicking on the “Twitter” button on the Website, and then following the online instructions to log-in to your Twitter account and Tweet one (1) of the Tweets provided. To receive an entry by posting a Tweet, you must be a registered user of Twitter. Limit one (1) Twitter entry per person, per Day of the Promotion Period.
C) REFER-A-FRIEND.You may receive one (1) additional Sweepstakes entry per Day via the Refer-A-Friend method of entry by clicking on the "Refer-A-Friend" button on the Website and following the instructions to provide the email address of a friend/relative with whom you have an existing personal relationship who you think would be interested in receiving an email from the Sponsor inviting them to participate in the Promotion. When you provide the Sponsor with a friend’s/relative’s email address, the Sponsor may send an email to your friend/relative, inviting him/her to visit the Promotion Website to register and enter the Sweepstakes. If he/she chooses to register, he/she will be given the option of opting in to the Sponsor’s mailing list. If your friend/relative chooses not to be added to the Sponsor’s mailing list, he/she will not receive any further correspondence – unless he/she is randomly drawn as a potential winner. You must obtain each friend's/relative's permission to submit his/her information prior to submitting your referral entry. Each friend or relative must be eligible to enter the Promotion. Limit one (1) Refer-A-Friend entry per person, per Day of the Promotion Period.
Maximum of four (4) entries per person, per Day of the Promotion Period.
Entrants may not participate with multiple e-mail addresses/Facebook accounts/Twitter accounts, nor may entrants use any device or artifice to enter multiple times per Day or as multiple entrants.
SWEEPSTAKES RANDOM DRAWING: Grand Prize Sweepstakes winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about 8/5/11.
One (1) Sweepstakes Grand Prize - A 4-day/3-night trip for winner and one (1) guest at Vintner’s Inn in Santa Rosa, CA. Prize includes round trip coach-class air transportation for winner and one (1) guest from major airport nearest winner’s home to major airport near the destination city (at Sponsor’s discretion); 3-nights lodging at Vintners Inn (based on double occupancy); a dinner for two (2) at John Ash & Company at Vintners Inn; a wine tasting tour at Ferrari Carano vineyards on 9/2/11; admission for two (2) to the Taste of Sonoma Festival in Sonoma, CA on 9/3/11; 4-days use of a mid-class rental car (to be awarded in the form of a check for $500 to winner)/use of rental car subject to the terms and conditions of the rental agency; spa treatment for two (2) available in-room or on location at Vintners Inn; in-room gift bag – includes Lindt chocolate, Lindt dessert books, Wine Spectator tote bag, cork screw, wine book and luggage tags; one-year subscription to Wine Spectator magazine (winner only); one-year online subscription to WineSpectator.com (winner only); admission to a wine school class – details found at WineSpectator.com/school (winner only). Total ARV of Grand Prize $2,880.00.
One Hundred Sixty Seven (167) Secondary Instant Win Game Prizes (prizes to be randomly awarded throughout the Promotion Period):
Two (2) – One-year’s Supply of Lindt Excellence (12 bars per month x 12 months = 144 bars total) and one-year subscription to Wine Spectator magazine (ARV $408.55 ea.);
Ten (10) – Lindt Gift Basket and one-year subscription to Wine Spectator magazine (ARV $200 ea.);
Twenty-Five (25) – $50 Pre-loaded Bank-issued Gift Cards;
Fifty (50) – Ten (10) Lindt Excellence Bars (to be awarded in the form of ten (10) coupons for a free Lindt Excellence bar) (ARV $35 ea.);
Thirty (30) – Lindt Cookbook and ten (10) Lindt Excellence bars and one six-month subscription to Wine Spectator magazine (ARV $100 ea.);
Fifty (50) – $25 Lindt Gift Card.
Limit one (1) Online Instant Win Game prize per person.