SUNNY DAYS WITH SUNNYD PHOTO CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES

 

No Purchase Necessary to enter THE SUNNY DAYS WITH SUNNYD PHOTO CONTEST. Void where prohibited. Open to legal residents of the 50 U.S., including the District of Columbia, WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AS OF DATE OF ENTRY.

 

  1. Contest Period: The Sunny Days with SunnyD Photo Contest (“Contest”) begins at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on March 9, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on May 31, 2018 (“Contest Period”) with twelve (12) separate weekly entry periods (each a “Weekly Entry Period”) as defined below in the chart in Rule #3. All eligible Entries received within each Weekly Entry Period will be judged to determine one (1) winner per Weekly Entry Period. All eligible entries received throughout the Contest Period will be judged to determine one (1) overall Grand Prize winner.

 

  1. Eligibility: The Contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, including the District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older as of date of Entry (defined below), except employees and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and/or the household members of each) of Sunny Delight Beverages Co. (“Sponsor”), Brand Connections (“Administrator”), and each of their affiliates, respective divisions, subsidiaries, licensees, agents, successors and assigns, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, “Contest Entities”). This Contest is void wherever prohibited, and subject to all federal, state and local laws.

 

  1. How to Enter the Contest: During the Contest Period, consumers who choose to enter the Contest (“Entrant”) can enter by submitting an original photo featuring SunnyD (“photo”) with an original caption (“caption”) describing how SunnyD brings sunshine to their day (collectively, “Entry”). No purchase necessary; Entrants can download SunnyD content/imagery to include in their Entry by visiting this link to a SunnyD image. Entrants can enter the Contest in one (1) of three (3) different ways.

 

·       VIA WEBSITE: Entrants can enter the Contest by visiting www.sunnydsunnydays.com (“Website”), and following the instructions to complete the on-screen registration form and upload their original photo and caption to the Website (collectively, “Website Entry” or “Entry”).

·       VIA TWITTER: Entrants can enter the Contest via Twitter by tweeting their photo to their Twitter feed with a caption that includes the hashtag #SunnyDaysContest (collectively “Twitter Entry” or “Entry”). Entrants that choose to enter the Contest via Twitter must have a valid public Twitter account and have their Twitter Feed privacy options noted as unprotected. If Entrant does not already have a Twitter account, one can be opened for free by visiting www.twitter.com or by downloading the Twitter application from the Apple Store or Google Play. Entrant must also be a follower of the SunnyD Twitter account at @sunnydelight. Entry must be publicly posted on Entrant’s Twitter feed for the duration of the Contest Period. Entry must comply with Twitter’s Terms of Service, which Entrants can access at https://twitter.com/en/tos.

·       VIA INSTAGRAM: Entrants can enter the Contest via Instagram by uploading their photo to their Instagram account and including the hashtag #SunnyDaysContest. Entrants must then visit the Website, and indicate that they are entering through Instagram. Then, on the Website, Entrants must follow the onscreen instructions to log into their Instagram account, select the photo that they already uploaded to their Instagram account, and complete the onscreen registration form, including a caption that also includes the hashtag #SunnyDaysContest (collectively “Instagram Entry” or “Entry”). If the hashtagged photo is not uploaded to Entrant’s Instagram account prior to submitting the registration form on the Website, Entrant will be prompted to upload a hashtagged photo to their Instagram account before they can complete their Instagram Entry. Entrants that choose to enter the Contest via Instagram must have a valid Instagram account and have their privacy settings set to public. If Entrant does not already have an Instagram account, one can be opened for free by visiting www.instagram.com or by downloading the Instagram application from the Apple Store or Google Play. Entry must be publicly posted on Entrant’s Instagram account for the duration of the Contest Period. Entry must comply with Instagram’s Terms of Use which Entrants can access at http://instagram.com/about/legal/terms/.

 

Limit of one (1) Entry per person per day regardless of method of Entry. Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. on the last day of the applicable Weekly Entry Period in order to be eligible to be judged for that Weekly Entry Period’s prize and the Grand Prize. Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on May 31, 2018 to be eligible to be judged for the final Weekly Entry Period’s and the Grand Prize judging. Non-winning Entries will rollover to the next applicable Entry Period, if any. Entries must be unique. Sponsor may choose to post submitted Entries that comply with the Contest Entry Requirements in an online gallery (“Gallery”).  Entries (as determined by Sponsor) will be posted in the Gallery through the conclusion of the Contest Period and possibly thereafter, and can be removed at any time. If an Entry is posted in the Gallery, it has no bearing on winner determination.

 

Weekly Entry Period

 

 

Weekly Entry Period Dates/Times


Judging conducted on or about

1

12:00 a.m. ET on 3/9/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 3/15/18

3/22/18

 

2

12:00 a.m. ET on 3/16/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 3/22/18

3/29/18

 

3

12:00 a.m. ET on 3/23/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 3/29/18

4/5/18

 

4

12:00 a.m. ET on 3/30/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 4/5/18

4/12/18

 

5

12:00 a.m. ET on 4/6/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 4/12/18

4/19/18

 

6

12:00 a.m. ET on 4/13/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 4/19/18

4/26/18

 

7

12:00 a.m. ET on 4/20/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 4/26/18

5/3/18

 

8

12:00 a.m. ET on 4/27/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 5/3/18

5/10/18

 

9

12:00 a.m. ET on 5/4/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 5/10/18

5/17/18

 

10

12:00 a.m. ET on 5/11/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 5/17/18

5/24/18

 

11

12:00 a.m. ET on 5/18/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 5/24/18

5/31/18

 

12

12:00 a.m. ET on 5/25/18 through 11:59 p.m. ET on 5/31/18

6/7/18

 

 

  1. Contest Entry Requirements: In the event the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, determines that any Entry contains content that does not comply with these Official Rules or does not otherwise comply with regulatory guidelines or eligibility requirements, the Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify and remove the Entry or, if Sponsor determines, edit the content of the Entry. All Entries must comply with these Official Rules in order to be eligible. Photo must be original to Entrant and owned by Entrant.  Each Entrant attests that he/she has made all those depicted in the Entry aware that he/she is submitting an Entry containing them in this Contest, and all depicted have agreed that Entrant may submit such Entry. Entrant must be the parent/legal guardian of any minors depicted. Entry must not have been submitted previously in a contest of any kind or previously exhibited or displayed publicly (i.e., disclosed beyond Entrant’s immediate circle of friends and family) through any means. The Entry must not contain content that is known by Entrant to be false, inaccurate or misleading. Any Entry deemed inappropriate or unsuitable, in Sponsor's sole discretion, will be disqualified. Entry must not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, profane, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous (including words or symbols that are widely considered offensive to individuals of a certain race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic group). Entry must not contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age. Any Entry or portion thereof that is, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory, contains any third-party materials, or otherwise violates or infringes (or may infringe) any copyright, trademark, logo, mark that identifies a brand or other proprietary right of any person living or deceased (including but not limited to rights of privacy or publicity or portrayal in a false light) or entity or makes reference to any commercial/corporate advertising (including but not limited to, corporate logos or brand names (except those owned by Sponsor), slogans, political, or religious statements), or is otherwise objectionable, may disqualify the Entry, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to blur or black out any infringing material in their sole discretion. Any items or accessories shown in the Entry should not contain any visible logos, drawings, cartoons, phrases, trademarks or other third-party materials (other than Sponsor-owned). Photo may not be owned, taken or edited by a professional photographer. Entry must not contain viruses, worms, bots, spyware or any other computer code that is intended to damage, interfere with, or surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information. Entrants and all submitted Entries must be in keeping with Sponsor's image/brand image as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, or Entry will be disqualified from the Contest. The Entry must not disparage persons or organizations associated with Sponsor. Each Entrant represents and warrants that Entry does not and will not violate any applicable laws, and is not and will not be considered defamatory or libelous.

  2. Transfer of Rights: By entering the Contest (or being depicted in Entry), Entrants/those depicted grant to Sponsor the perpetual, worldwide right to use, publish and display their name and Instagram or Twitter handle (if applicable), Entry, biographical material, voice, image, likeness and appearance (the “Materials") in all media and in all forms, now known or later developed, including, but not limited to, print, video, audio, television or the internet, for use in advertising and promotion of Sponsor and any of its products or services, without further compensation or any limitation whatsoever. Entrants/those depicted agree that all Materials are owned by Sponsor and that Sponsor may copyright the same. Entrants/those depicted hereby release any rights they may have with respect to the Materials, and agree that the Materials need not be submitted for any further approval.

  3. Judging: On or about the Judging dates listed in the chart in Rule #3 above, the Entries for the applicable Entry Period (and non-winning Entries from any previous Entry Periods) will be judged by the Administrator, to determine one (1) Prize winner per Weekly Entry Period, based on the following judging criteria (“Judging Criteria”): Originality/Creativity (25%), Brand Enthusiasm (25%), Visual Appeal (25%) and, Relevance to Theme (25%). The highest-scoring Entry will then be declared that Weekly Entry Period’s winner. At the end of the Contest Period, all eligible Entries will be judged in accordance with the Judging Criteria in order to determine one (1) overall Grand Prize winner. Decisions of the Administrator are final and binding on all matters relating to this Contest. Under no circumstance will information regarding judging be shared with Entrants. Being declared a winner is subject to validation and verification of eligibility and compliance with all terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules. In the event of a tie, tied Entries will be re-judged based 100% on Originality/Creativity.

 

  1. Prizes:

 

·       Grand Prize (1): An eight (8)-day/seven (7)-night trip for Grand Prize winner and up to three (3) travel companions to winner’s choice of either Orlando, FL OR Los Angeles, CA. Either trip choice includes round-trip coach class air transportation to/from major airport closest to winner’s home to selected trip destination, seven (7)-nights hotel accommodations (based on double occupancy), ground transportation from/to airport/hotel, and $40 worth of SunnyD, awarded in the form of ten (10) $4 coupons, and $2,000, awarded in the form of a check, for winner only. If the Grand Prize winner chooses to go to Los Angeles, CA, the trip will also include: A three (3)-day admission pass for four (4) to a Sponsor-specified theme park, a three (3)-day admission pass for four (4) people to a Sponsor-specified studio, and a separate studio tour for four (4) people. If the Grand Prize winner chooses to go to Orlando, FL, the trip will also include: A four (4)-day admission pass for four (4) people to a Sponsor-specified theme park, and a three (3)-day admission pass for four (4) people to a Sponsor-specified studio. The maximum approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize is $15,000. Grand Prize travel must be taken within one year of the date awarded. Certain restrictions and blackout dates apply. Travel companions (or winner/travel companion as parent/legal guardian if travel companion is a minor in his/her state of residence and winner’s/travel companion’s child/charge) of Grand Prize winner will be required to complete a Release of Liability prior to travel. Airline carrier's regulations and conditions apply. Trip may not be combined with any other offer and travel may not qualify for frequent flyer miles. Travel companions of the Grand Prize winner (or Grand Prize winner/another travel companion on behalf of minor travel companions who are his/her children/charges) will be required to execute a Release of Liability prior to departure. Grand Prize winner and his or her travel companions must travel together on the same itinerary and must possess valid travel documents (i.e., valid government-issued photo ID), in order to travel. Seat selection and timing of trip subject to availability and confirmation of reservations. No refunds or credit for changes are allowed. All other expenses and costs, not expressly listed above, including, but not limited to, airline baggage fees, taxes, tips, entertainment, transfers, and transportation between departure airport and winner’s home residence are the winner's sole responsibility. In the event the Grand Prize trip is cancelled or postponed due to circumstances beyond Sponsor’s control, including but not limited to, travel cancellations, delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, acts of terrorism or an event of force majeure, Sponsor reserves the right to offer a prize of equal or greater value.

 

·        Weekly Prizes (12 – 1 per week): A 20 quart sponsor-specified cooler, a pair of sponsor-specified sunglasses, and $40 worth of SunnyD, awarded in the form of ten (10) $4 coupons . The approximate retail value of each Weekly Entry Period Prize is $400. Limit one (1) Weekly Prize per person.
 

8.     General Rules: Prizes are not transferable. No substitution or transfer of prize permitted except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Taxes related to the prizes are the responsibility of the winners. If a potential winner entered the Contest via Twitter, he/she will be notified via direct message on Twitter with prize claim instructions and must reply with all information requested, including email address and mailing address within 48 hours. If potential winner does not respond to the direct message by the deadline instructed, an alternate winner will be selected and notified via the same means as above. If a potential winner entered the Contest via Instagram/microsite, potential winner may be contacted via email to verify address before delivery of prize. Weekly winners will subsequently receive their prizes via mail within 6-8 weeks thereafter. Potential Grand Prize winner will be required to execute and return via email/mail, an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release and Assignment of Rights (where legal) within seven (7) days of notification or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be determined. If any prize/prize notification is returned as non-deliverable, or if a potential winner fails to return the required documents or respond by the required deadline, an alternate potential prize winner will be determined. If a potential winner is found to be ineligible or if a potential winner does not comply with the Official Rules, then potential winner may also be disqualified and an alternate potential prize winner will be determined. By participating, Entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Winners and Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Contest Entities and Sponsor 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 creation of or submitting an Entry or otherwise participating in or preparing for any aspect of the Contest, the receipt, ownership, possession and/or use or misuse of prize awarded or any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement or offering of the prizes or for any claims or causes of action based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. Nothing herein shall constitute any obligation on Sponsor to make any use of any of the rights set forth herein. The Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in the Contest or for any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in, accessing or downloading information in connection with the Contest. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the Entry process or the operation of the Contest or any site; violates the Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Contest for any reason, including (but not limited to) if, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest. If such cancelation occurs, Sponsor reserves the right to determine the winners from among all eligible Entries received by the end of each Weekly Entry Period and overall, prior to cancellation based on the same criteria listed above. If there are any discrepancies between printed materials and these Official Rules, the Official Rules will govern and control.

  1. Data Collection: Sponsor collects personal information from Entrants when they enter the Contest for use in administration of the Contest.  When entering, Entrant may be asked to consent to receive promotional emails and information about Sponsor.  Consenting to receive such emails and information is optional, and is not necessary to enter or win this Contest, nor will it increase or improve their chances of winning. The information collected is subject to the Privacy Policy located at http://www.sunnyd.com/privacy-policy/.

 

10.  Winners List: For the names of the winners, available after July 1, 2018, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Sunny Days with SunnyD Photo Contest Winners, 26 Patriot Place Suite, 104 Foxboro, MA 02035. Requests must be received by August 31, 2018.

11.  Sponsor/Administrator: This Contest is sponsored by Sunny Delight Beverages Co.,10300 Alliance Rd #500, Blue Ash, OH 45242. The Administrator of the Contest is Advantage Sales & Marketing LLC d/b/a Brand Connections, LLC 1500 Broadway, 32nd Floor, New York, NY 10036.

 

Instagram and Twitter are not affiliated with the Contest in any way and are not responsible for the administration of the Contest or the awarding of the prizes. Entrants understand that they are providing their information to Sponsor and not to Instagram or Twitter. No endorsement or approval of Contest by Instagram or Twitter are expressed or implied.