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Eligibility: The Bud Light Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (excluding residents of the state of California) and the District of Columbia who are twenty-one (21) years of age or older as of 12/10/12. Employees, officers, directors, agents and representatives of ESPN Internet Ventures (“Sponsor”), Anheuser-Busch, LLC (“Presenter”), Project Support Team, Inc. (“P/S/T”) ("Administrator") and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising/promotion/fulfillment agencies, retailers, wholesalers, anyone else connected with the production and distribution of this Sweepstakes (hereafter “Released Parties”) and their immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same household, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. Sweepstakes is void in the state of California & where prohibited by law. To enter the Contest, entrant must be a member of ESPN.com or one of its family of sites (ABC.com, ABCNEWS.com, Disney Online, ESPNHS.com, Family.com). Registration is free. If entrant is not a member, entrant may register to become a member by clicking on the link as indicated on the Contest entry page and following the instructions. Entrant will be asked to provide his or her e-mail address, name, birth date, gender, country of residence and to select a username and password. Entrant may also be asked to consent to receive future communication from Sponsor and/or Presenter. Consenting to receive future communication is optional and does not have to be agreed to in order to become a member, enter the Contest or win a prize. As a member, entrant may enter the Contest by logging into the system with entrant's current username and password. Entrants are responsible for ensuring that all contact information is up-to-date and accurate.
How To Participate: Visit ESPN.com between 12:00 PM Eastern Time (“ET”) on 12/10/12 through 11:59 AM ET on 1/18/13 (“Promotion Period”), search for keyword “Bud Light” or “Bud Light Hotel”, complete the ESPN.com member sign-in and fully complete and submit the online entry form to receive one (1) Sweepstakes entry. There is a limit of one (1) entry per person or valid e-mail address per day for the duration of the Promotion Period. Additional entries received beyond the specified limit will be void. A “day” is understood to mean each calendar day during the Promotion Period between 12:00AM ET (except the first day begins at 12:00PM (noon) ET) and 11:59PM ET. The name of the “authorized account holder” associated with any given e-mail address will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, an online service provider, or another organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Proof (to Sponsor’s and Presenter’s satisfaction) of being the authorized account holder may be required by Sponsor and Presenter. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, incomplete, late, damaged, or misdirected entries, email messages; failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone systems or other communications malfunctions; interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections including those through www.espn.com; miscommunications, failed computer hardware or software or other technical failures; garbled, lost, misrouted or scrambled transmissions; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in any transmission or communication; traffic congestion on the Internet or for any technical problem, including but not limited to any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes; printing or other errors appearing within these Official Rules or in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials; or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human, technical, electronic or otherwise. The use of automated entry or similar devices is prohibited and entries through such prohibited devices are void. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants give their express permission to be contacted by Sponsor, Presenter and/or Administrator for Sweepstakes purposes only.
Winner Selection: The potential Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing conducted on or about 1/21/13 from among all eligible entries received by P/S/T, an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Winner will be notified by email, telephone, overnight delivery and/or mail.
One (1) Grand Prize: A 5-day/4-night trip for winner and one (1) guest to New Orleans, LA from 1/31/13-2/4/13. Trip includes the following: 1) Round-trip coach air transportation from major U.S. gateway airport nearest winner’s primary residence in the U.S., 2) 4-nights standard double occupancy hotel accommodations (one room), 3) Ground transfers to/from the airport/hotel, 4) Daily complimentary breakfast at the hotel, 5) two (2) VIP Gift Bags, 6) Access for two (2) to the Bud Light Platinum Lounge each evening, 7) VIP Access for two (2) to all Bud Light hotel events, 8) Admission for two (2) into the ESPN NEXT Party on 2/1/13 and 9) Two (2) tickets to the Super Bowl XLVII on 2/3/13. Approximate Retail Value: $4,075. Actual value of prize may vary depending on winner’s city of departure and final itinerary. Travel, hotel and other arrangements to be determined by Sponsor. Contents of Gift Bag to be determined by Sponsor. Winner and his/her guest must travel together on the same itinerary and are responsible for obtaining any/all necessary documents (including but not limited to valid photo I.D.) prior to departure. If winner chooses not to take a guest, then the guest elements will be forfeited and the remaining elements shall constitute full satisfaction of the prize. Other travel/accommodation restrictions may apply. Trip must be taken on dates designated by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited in its entirety and may be awarded to an alternate winner (time permitting). Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to provide ground transportation in place of air transportation if winner lives within a reasonable driving distance of New Orleans, LA, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, and to award no additional compensation in such event. Sponsor is not responsible for travel delays. Winner and his/her guest agree to comply with all venue rules and regulations and, in accordance therewith, agree not to act in a disruptive manner. Failure to do so may result in forfeiture of prize.
Miscellaneous: All federal, state & local taxes & any other costs & expenses associated with prize acceptance & use
not specified herein as being awarded are the sole responsibility of the winner, including, without limitation, luggage fees, meals,
gratuities, souvenirs, insurance and additional ground transportation. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption or substitution of
prizes (or portion of prize) except by Sponsor due to prize unavailability and then for a prize (or applicable portion of prize) of
equal or greater value as determined by Sponsor. Grand Prize winner will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility,
Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release within two (2) days of issuance of notification. Grand Prize traveling companion
must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older as of 1/18/13 and will be required to sign and return a Liability Release and (where legal)
Publicity Release prior to the issuance of travel documents. Non-compliance with any of the foregoing or these Official Rules, the
inability to contact a potential winner within a reasonable time period, failure to return such documents within the specified time
period, or the return of a prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and, time permitting, awarding of prize
to an alternate winner, at Administrator’s sole discretion, from among all remaining eligible entries received. By participating, entrants
agree to be bound by these Official Rules and agree that: 1.) Released Parties and their designees shall have the right and permission to
use (unless prohibited by law) entrant’s name, voice, city and state of residence, photograph and/or likeness for advertising and/or trade
and/or any other purpose in any media now or hereafter known without further compensation, permission or notification to entrants or any third
parties, and 2.) the Released Parties shall have no liability and will be held harmless by entrants for any liability, loss, injury or damage
to participants or any other person or entity, including personal injury or death to participants or any other person or damage to personal
or real property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of prize or
participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend or terminate this Sweepstakes
(or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor,
including but not limited to war or armed conflict (whether or not officially declared), labor controversy or threat thereof, and/or
acts of God, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweepstakes and, in the event of termination
or suspension, at its discretion, select winner from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the date of the event requiring
such termination or suspension.
Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a background check of any and all records of the Grand Prize winner, including without limitation, civil and criminal court records and police reports. To the extent necessary under law, Grand Prize winner shall authorize this background check. Sponsor may also take all steps necessary to corroborate any information provided to Sponsor by Grand Prize winner in his/her interview. In that regard, Grand Prize winner will be obligated to provide necessary contacts and information so that Sponsor may conduct such investigation. Sponsor reserves the right (at its sole discretion) to disqualify Grand Prize winner from any prize element, based on the background check.
E-mail Change of Address Policy: It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify Sponsor if his or her e-mail address changes. To do so, click on the “meson” link on any ESPN.com page, then click on the Account Information link and follow the instructions.
Disputes/Choice of Law: Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (i) all issues and questions concerning these Official Rules shall be governed by New York law without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be (A) resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (B) filed only in the state or federal courts situated in New York County, New York state, i.e., Manhattan, and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such disputes, claims or causes of action; (iii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
Winner's Name:For the name of the winner (available after 2/25/13), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope for receipt by 2/25/13 to: Bud Light Winners, P.O. Box 13031, Bridgeport, CT 06673-3031.
Sponsor: ESPN/Starwave Partners d/b/a ESPN Internet Venture 19 E. 34th Street, New York, NY 10016.
Administrator: Project Support Team, Inc., 6 Berkshire Blvd, Bethel, CT 06801/www.projectsupportteam.com.
Presenter: Anheuser-Busch, LLC, One Busch Place, St. Louis, MO 63118
Bud Light® is a trademark of Anheuser-Busch, LLC