J-14 Magazine and Tic Tac® GUM’s iHeart’s Jingle Ball Ticket Sweepstakes Official Rules
- Sponsor: The Sponsor of the J-14 Magazine and Tic Tac® GUM iHeart’s Jingle Ball Ticket Sweepstakes covered by these Official Rules (the “Sweepstakes”) is J-14 (“Sponsor”), 4 New York Plaza, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10004. All questions or comments related to the Sweepstakes should be directed to J-14 Magazine.
- Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are aged 13 and older. Employees of Sponsor, American Media, Inc., or Tic Tac® or its parent company Ferrero (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”) and each of their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising or promotion agencies, and any of their immediate family members (defined as spouses, parents, children and siblings; whether biological, adopted, step or in-law) and/or those living in the same household of each (whether related or not) are not eligible. Void outside of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, and where prohibited by law. No cash redemptions, substitution or transfer of Prize is permitted, except Sponsor may substitute the Prize or a portion of the Prize for one or something of equal or greater value if featured Prize becomes unavailable. All federal, state and local taxes and any expenses relating to the acceptance and use of Prize are the sole responsibility of each Winner. All federal, state and local laws apply.
- How To Enter:
Visit J-14 Magazine’s official Facebook or Instagram accounts (@j14magazine) from 12:00 a.m. PST on 11/29/2018 through 11:59 p.m. PST on 12/12/2018 (“Sweepstakes Entry Period” – refer to below for specific timing of giveaways) and find the posting related to the Jingle Ball Ticket Giveaway
Users should then comment on the related Jingle Ball posting on J-14 Magazine’s official Facebook or Instagram accounts account about why they’d like to attend Jingle Ball
Users would also need to “Like” the @TicTacUsa account (either on Facebook on Instagram) to complete their entry
Additional sweepstakes bonus entries can be earned by ‘Tagging’ three friends in the comments field on J-14 Magazine’s official Facebook or Instagram account. Every three friends tag will provided the entrant one (1) additional entry into the sweepstakes
J-14 editors will select entrants at random based on valid entries made on J-14 Magazine’s official Facebook or Instagram accounts
Only one valid entry per person will be accepted during the Sweepstakes Entry Period
Entrant must be 13 years of age or older to enter giveaway. Any entrant under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
Refer to below timing for each of the local Jingle Ball market stipulations for entry periods in the Sweepstakes Entry Period section of the rules Subsequent attempts made by the same individual to submit multiple entries during the same Sweepstakes Entry Period using multiple social media handles or otherwise will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the social media handle associated with the entry. Authorized account holder is defined as the person assigned to a social media handle by the service provider or other organization responsible for assigning social media accounts.
- Winner Selection / Random Drawing: A total of Nine (9) winners will be selected at random based on valid entry completion from 11/29/2018 to 12/12/2018 from among all eligible entries received on J-14 Magazine’s official Facebook or Instagram accounts during the Sweepstakes Entry Period (see below for specific timing restrictions). The random selection will be conducted by representatives of Sponsor whose decisions are final and binding in all respects relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning a Prize depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. The winner of the drawing will be notified via their social media during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. If the winner cannot be contacted within 24 of the first attempt to notify, Sponsor will draw a new winner.
- Prize: There will be nine (9) prizes (the “Prize”) awarded at random among valid entries, which will include:
- Each prize will consist of two (2) tickets to attend the local market Jingle Ball event as a guest of Tic Tac® GUM and J-14 Magazine (local markets defined below)
- Winners must be 13 years and over with parent or guardian accompanied. Any winner under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at the Jingle Ball event
Total Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Prize is: $600 (Actual value may vary based on location of tickets). Limit one Prize per person, per household in this, and in any other Sweepstakes offered by Sponsor where the prize includes J-14 and Tic Tac® GUM Jingle Ball Ticket Sweepstakes.
Sponsor will NOT provide transportation nor additional cash prizes to the winner associated with the Jingle Ball event. All transportation to and from the Jingle Ball event along with associated event costs are to be done at personal cost to the winner.
- Sweepstakes Entry Period
- Each entrant will be given an opportunity to win two (2) tickets to a Jingle Ball concert closest to them during the nine (9) promotional giveaways by means of entry as defined above on J- 14 Magazine’s official Facebook or Instagram accounts during the promotional timing as follows:
- December 1: San Francisco, CA
- Sweepstakes opens: November 29, 2018, 12:00am PST
- Sweepstakes closes: November 29, 2018, 11:59am PST
- December 3: Minneapolis, MN
- Sweepstakes opens: November 29, 2018, 12:00am PST
- Sweepstakes closes: November 29, 2018, 11:59pm PST
- December 4: Boston, MA
- Sweepstakes opens: November 30, 2018, 12:00am PST
- Sweepstakes closes: November 30, 2018, 11:59pm PST
- December 5: Philadelphia, PA
- Sweepstakes opens: December 1, 2018, 12:00am PST
- Sweepstakes closes: December 1, 2018, 11:59pm PST
- December 10: Washington, DC
- Sweepstakes opens: December 3, 2018, 12:00am PST
- Sweepstakes closes: December 4, 2018, 11:59pm PST
- December 12: Chicago, IL
- Sweepstakes opens: December 4, 2018, 12:00am PST
- Sweepstakes closes: December 5, 2018, 11:59pm PST
- December 14: Atlanta, GA
- Sweepstakes opens: December 5, 2018, 12:00am PST
- Sweepstakes closes: December 6, 2018, 11:59pm PST
- December 15: Tampa, FL
- Sweepstakes opens: December 6, 2018, 12:00am PST
- Sweepstakes closes: December 7, 2018, 11:59pm PST
- December 16: Miami, FL
- Sweepstakes opens: December 7, 2018, 12am PST
- Sweepstakes closes: December 8, 2018, 11:59pm PST
- The potential Winner will be notified via social media based on their associated handle provided in the entry (the “Winner Notification”). The winner must provide a valid email address or fax number for receipt of an Affidavit of Eligibility / Release of Liability / Prize Acceptance Form (the “Winner Forms”). The potential winner must complete, sign, have notarized and return such Winner Forms within 24 hours of the time the Winner Notification is sent. In addition, the Potential Winner agree to submit a Background Check Authorization form to be provided by Sponsor. If any portion of the Winner Forms or Background Check Authorization form is not completed and returned within 24 hours of the date of Winner Notification, or if the Winner Notification is returned to Sponsor as undeliverable, or if a potential winner is determined to be ineligible or in violation of these Official Rules, such Winner may be disqualified and such Prize will be awarded to an alternate Winner, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Unclaimed prizes may not be awarded. In addition, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, disqualify potential Winner based upon information revealed in the completed background check, including without limitation if potential Winner has been convicted of any felony, or for any other reason that Sponsor believes, in its sole discretion, might generate negative publicity about Sponsor or Prize. Non- compliance with any of these requirements shall result in disqualification and award of Prize to an alternate Winner. By accepting Prize, the Winner consents that Sponsor and the other Promotion Entities may use the Winner’s name, photographs, or other likenesses, the Winner’s hometown and biographical information, statements concerning the contest entry, or Sponsors’ or the other Promotion Entities’ products without compensation for purposes of advertising, promotion, and merchandising, without additional compensation, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised. Winners must also make themselves available to travel at Sponsor’s or the other Promotion Entities’ expense for promotional purposes. By participating in a Sweepstakes and/or accepting Prize, participants, entrants and Winners agree to hold Sponsor, the other Promotion Entities, and all of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, representatives and assigns, harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of their participation in the Sweepstakes and/or their acceptance and participation in the Prize, including any travel in connection with Prize and any damage or injury that may occur while collecting or attending their prize. Winners assume all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participating in any of the Sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules, and understand that the Sweepstakes results are final in all respects.
- Neither Sponsor, any of the Promotion Entities, any telephone network, nor service providers are responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures or any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any Web site or on-line service, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost, illegible, incomplete damaged, postage- due, mutilated or misdirected entries or entries not properly forwarded to Sponsor. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the judges determine, in their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with the Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Sweepstakes, the judges reserve the right to void the entries at issue and conduct a random drawing to award the Prize using all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If the Sweepstakes is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at www.j14magazine. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action.
NOTE: Entries made by any individual other than the individual identified on the entry form, or by any entity and/or originating at any other Internet website or e-mail address, including but not limited to commercial contest subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and as such ruled ineligible for this contest.
10. For a list of the winners in this Sweepstakes, send a self-addressed stamped envelope by 1/1/19 to J- 14 Magazine and Tic Tac GUM iHeart Radio Jingle Ball Sweepstakes, 4 New York Plaza, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10004.