ALON’s Cowboys Champs 2017 Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE, PAYMENT, OR OPTING-IN TO MAILING LIST WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT, SO READ THEM CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING.
SPONSOR: Alon USA, LP (“Sponsor”), Alon USA, LP 12700 Park Central Dr #1600 Dallas, TX 75251
ADMINISTRATORS: Pocketstop, LLC (“Administrator”), 5646 Milton Street, Suite 100LL, Dallas, Texas 75206.
ELIGIBILITY: The ALON Cowboys CHAMPS 2017 Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents in U.S. States of New Mexico, Texas, Arizona, Louisiana, Arkansas and Oklahoma who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry or the legal age of majority in the jurisdiction, whichever is greater, and meet all of the following entry criteria. The eligibility criteria only applies to the Entrant and not the nominator (if applicable). Officers, directors, and employees (and members of their immediate family, IRS dependents, and household members, whether legally related or not) of Sponsor, Administrator, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, and web design agencies, and all other entities involved in the creation, administration, or fulfillment of the Sweepstakes, are not eligible to enter or win. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Participation constitutes entrant’s unconditional agreement to these “Official Rules” and to Sponsor’s and/or Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. The potential Prize Winners are subject to verification by Sponsor or Administrator. An entrant is not a winner of any prize until entrant’s eligibility as the Sweepstakes winner has been verified, entrant has been notified that verification is complete, and entrant has complied with the terms and conditions of these Official Rules.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins on August 1, 2017 at 10:00 Central Time (“CT”) and ends on November 20, 2017 at 23:59 CT (“Closing Date”). The Administrator’s server is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes.
TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, participants may enter a total of 1 time by:
Text. Texting the word CHAMPS from their personal mobile device to 444222. LIMIT: One (1) entry per person via mobile device. Additional text entries will be disqualified.
Mail-In. Hand-writing his/her complete name (no initials), valid e-mail address, street address (P.O. Boxes not accepted), city, state, ZIP code, telephone number, the keyword CHAMPS, on a 3½”x5” card (“Mail-In Entry”) and mail in an envelope with proper postage affixed to: ALON CHAMPS, Alon USA, LP 12700 Park Central Dr #1600 Dallas, TX 75251. No copies. One name on each entry and one entry per envelope. Each entry, regardless of the submission method, will have an equal chance of winning. One (1) entry per person. Additional entries by mail or texting will be disqualified.
SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY: Each Sweepstakes text entry will generate a text response confirming participation.
MOBILE DEVICE TERMS: In the event of a dispute over the identity of a mobile device entrant, the entry will be deemed submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the mobile device at time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a mobile device by its respective wireless service provider. If a dispute cannot be resolved to the Administrator’s satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible. Standard text and data rates may apply, and any such costs are the responsibility of the entrant. By entering this Sweepstakes by mobile device, entrant consents to receive additional text messages from Sponsor relating to this Sweepstakes, including a message notifying entrant that they are a potential winner in this Sweepstakes. Entrant further understands that such text messages will be subject to the charges imposed by your carrier’s rate plan. Proof of sending (such as a “thanks for entering” reply message) does not constitute proof of actual receipt by Administrator of an entry for purposes of this Sweepstakes. Only eligible entries actually received by Administrator before the Closing Date will be included.
By entering the Sweepstakes entrant agrees to Administrator’s SMS Terms and Conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) located at www.myALON.com/rules/champs. If entrant elects to opt-in to receive additional promotional text offers from Sponsor, such promotional programs will also be subject to Administrator’s Terms and Conditions. Administrator may modify its Terms and Conditions at its discretion without providing notice to entrant.
PRIZE DRAWINGS & ODDS OF WINNING: Per the schedule below, random drawings will be held from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The drawing will be conducted by Administrator, and Administrator’s decisions will be final in all matters pertaining to the random drawing. The odds of winning the prizes depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The potential Prize Winner will be subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. Drawings will be held on the following Selection Dates, each at 23:59 CT:
Drawing 1: August 25, 2017 Drawing 2: September 15, 2017 Drawing 3: October 15, 2017 Drawing 4: November 10, 2017 Drawing 5: November 20, 2017
AWARDING OF PRIZE: The potential Prize Winners will be notified by telephone call―at the same telephone number through which the text entry was received or which was included by entrant in any alternative method of entry (e.g. an online Sweepstakes entry form). One (1) telephone call attempt will be made during the Sweepstakes period to reach the potential Prize Winner. If the potential Prize Winner does not respond to Administrator within twenty-four (24) hours of notification, Administrator
will randomly select a second potential Prize Winner and the same process will be repeated until a Prize Winner is found and the Prize is awarded unless the Sweeps is otherwise cancelled as provided herein. At the sole discretion of the Sponsor or Administrators, forfeiture of the Prize and the selection of an alternate Prize Winner may result from any of the following: a) the potential Prize Winner’s failure to respond to notification within the specified response period; b) the potential Prize Winner’s failure to provide Administrator with satisfactory proof of age, identity, and residence; c) any other non-compliance with these Official Rules.
The Prize winners will be solely responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes, and for any other fees or costs associated with the prize(s) he or she receives, regardless of whether it, in whole or in part, is used.
PRIZES: 66 prizes will be awarded, and will consist of:
Sixteen (16) Pairs of Game Day Tickets, each consisting of Two (2) Tickets to a Dallas Cowboys home football game in AT&T Stadium, Total Actual Retail Value (ARV) $358.00
Twenty-Five (25) $250 in YouCash coupons redeemable for FREE ALON Gas, an ARV of $250 each
Twenty-Five (25) Cowboys Merchandise Gift Cards, an ARV of $200.00 each
Total ARV of all prizes awarded: $16,978.00. Any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value of the prize will not be awarded in any form.
PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the advertised prize is unavailable for any reason. The Prizes are nontransferable and not redeemable for cash. Any portion of the Prize not accepted by the Prize Winner will be forfeited.
If a gift card or coupons are awarded and/or included in the Prize and are lost, destroyed, or stolen they will not be replaced. All pre-paid credit cards are subject to their respective terms and conditions and may include restrictions which Winner agrees to abide and be bound by.
ALL PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE).
RELEASE: BY ENTERING, PARTICIPANTS AGREE TO RELEASE, DISCHARGE, INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS, SPONSOR, ADMINISTRATOR, DALLAS COWBOYS FOOTBALL CLUB, LTD. (“DALLAS COWBOYS”), PRO SILVER STAR, LTD., DALLAS COWBOYS MERCHANDISING LTD., COWBOYS STADIUM, L.P., AT&T SERVICES, INC. (WITH REGARD TO PRIZE FULFILLMENT AT AT&T STADIUM), LEGENDS HOSPITALITY, LLC THE CITY OF ARLINGTON, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, AND AGENCIES, (“RELEASED PARTIES”) FROM AND AGAINST ANY DEMANDS, CLAIMS, LIABILITY, COSTS, LOSSES, DAMAGES, OR CAUSE OF ACTION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, OR DAMAGE TO OR LOSS OF PROPERTY, ARISING OUT OF, IN WHOLE OR PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM PARTICIPATION OR ATTEMPTING TO PARTICIPATE IN THE SWEEPSTAKES OR FROM ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, MISUSE, USE, AWARD OF OR PARTICIPATION IN THE PRIZE.