Garth Brooks Sweepstakes Rules
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY GARTH BROOKS, OR ANY RECORD LABEL OR MANAGEMENT COMPANY ASSOCIATED WITH GARTH BROOKS.
THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH APPLE, ITUNES, GOOGLE OR GOOGLE PLAY STORES.
The Garth Brooks VIP Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least thirteen (13) years old at the time of entry. Employees of Fanpage, LLC and other companies associated with the promotion of the Sweepstakes, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
- Sponsor and Administrator
The Sweepstakes is sponsored and administered by Fanpage, LLC (The Company), located at 2901 Eisenhower, Carrollton, Texas 75007.
- Agreement to Official Rules
Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.
- Sweepstakes Period
The Sweepstakes begins on March 17, 2021 at 12:00 AM CST and will end on April 18, 2021 at 11:59 PM CST (the “Sweepstakes Period”). All entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period. The Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for this Sweepstakes.
- How to Enter
iOS or Android Mobile Device: Persons must download the fanpage.com app to their iOS or Android device. Persons must then register for a Fanpage account and join the Garth Brooks Community within Fanpage. Members must then unlock the Hero Badge by posting a picture of the COVID Frontline Worker that they are playing for and use the hashtags #FrontlineHero and #GarthBrooks. The Member must then share the post on Facebook or Twitter. Members then earn Stars for posting content, receiving likes, comments and shares on their content, unlocking badges, playing Trivia, watching YouTube videos, and sharing promotional content from Fanpage to their friends using Facebook, Twitter, or email. Each Star a participant earns during the Sweepstakes Period will earn them 1 entry into a drawing for the Prize. There is no limit to the number of Stars a participant can earn during the Sweepstakes Period. The drawing will take place 11:00 PM CST on April 19, 2021. Odds of winning the Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
By entering in the Sweepstakes, participants acknowledge that the Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Garth Brooks, or any record label or management company associated with the Garth Brooks.
- Winner Notification
The winning Member will be notified via a notification within the app, and by email. If the Company is unable to contact the winning Member after two (2) days, then that participant will forfeit the Prize and a second drawing will take place to determine a new winner. If the Company is unable to contact the new winner after two (2) days, then the prize will be forfeited. If the potential winner is under the age of 18, or still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian, who will be required to sign the Declaration of Compliance on the potential winner’s behalf and fulfill any other requirements imposed on winner set forth herein. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning, is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements.
To the extent permitted by law, the Sponsor reserves the right to perform a detailed publicity and background check on the potential Prize winner and his/her guest, of any and all records (including, without limitation civil and criminal court records, and police reports), and, based on its results, may disqualify the winner and/or his/her guest, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you hereby authorize the Sponsor, to the extent permitted by law, to perform such publicity and background check in the event that you are selected as a potential Prize winner. A potential Prize winner who is disqualified for any reason will forfeit the entire prize and he/she and his/her guest will not be entitled to any form of prize, award or compensation.
The Winner will receive 4 tickets (total) to the first Garth Brooks Stadium Tour date of 2021 and 4 passes (total) to meet Garth Brooks for themselves and a friend, and for the COVID frontline worker they nominated and their friend. The date and time is to be determined.
The Prize winner and his/her guest must comply with all of the Sponsor’s instructions with respect to the prize fulfillment and their attending, and traveling to, from, and in connection with the concert, failure to do so may result in forfeiture of the prize. All elements of the prize must be redeemed at the same time, and no changes will be permitted after confirmation of any redemption.
For avoidance of confusion, in no event will there be more than one (1) Prize winner. In the event that a winner and/or his/her guest engage in behavior that, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, is obnoxious or threatening, illegal, or intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass, the Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the prize, in whole or in part.
No portion of the Prize is redeemable or exchangeable for cash, and all portions of the Prize are subject to availability and to terms and conditions of use. The winner and his/her guest must comply with all venue rules and regulations; failure to do so may result in forfeiture of the Prize. The concert tickets will not be mailed and must be picked up at the concert venue and/or Sponsor’s Will Call. The winner and his/her guest must present valid government-issued photo identification to claim the tickets and other portions of the Prize, as provided by Sponsor.
The Sponsor is not responsible if a potential Prize winner and/or his/her guest is unable or unavailable to accept or use the prize or a portion of the prize. If a potential winner cannot attend the concert, trip, or any portion of the Prize, as specified by the Sponsor, the winner will forfeit all rights to the prize. The prize is non-transferable and may not be sold or bartered. If any portion of the prize is returned as undeliverable or is declined, the entire prize will be forfeited. An unclaimed prize will not be awarded. The Sponsor is not responsible for lost or mutilated travel documents or passes, and none will be replaced or accepted. If the Prize winner elects to partake in any or all portions of the prize without a guest, the prize will be awarded to the winner and any remainder of the prize will be forfeited and will not be subject to further or alternative compensation.
The Prize is subject to availability. The Sponsor is not responsible for any circumstances that make it impractical or impossible to fulfill all elements of the Prize. If any prize-related event is delayed, cancelled or postponed, or if any portion of a Prize is not available, for any reason, no compensation or substitution will be provided in lieu thereof, only the remainder of the Prize, if any, will be awarded, and the Sponsor will have no further obligation to the Prize winner and/or his/her guest.
The Prize is 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. Participants acknowledge that the Sponsor has not made, and is not in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation, or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to this Sweepstakes or the prize, in whole or in part.
The prize restrictions and conditions stated in these Official Rules are not all-inclusive and the Prize described above may be subject to additional restrictions and/or conditions. Any prize depiction is for illustrative purposes only. The Sponsor may cancel or modify this Sweepstakes in its discretion and may award a substitute prize of comparable or greater value, including, without limitation, a cash prize equivalent to the ARV of the Prize as stated in these Official Rules.
Any valuation of the prize stated above is based on available information provided to the Sponsor, and the value of any prizes awarded to a winner may be reported to the IRS as required by law. Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes, related to prize acceptance and use not specified herein. Each winner must provide the Sponsor with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Any person winning over $600 in prizes from the Sponsor in a calendar year will be issued an IRS Form 1099 reporting the value of those prizes to the IRS.
- General Conditions
In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Sweepstakes is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Sweepstakes is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Sweepstakes to address the impairment and then resume the Sweepstakes in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Sweepstakes and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorney’s fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
- Release and Limitations of Liability
By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, Garth Brooks, Pearl Records, Inc., Red Strokes Entertainment, Inc. and 8 Ten, Inc., and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Sweepstakes, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Sweepstakes; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d) application downloads, (e) any other errors or problems in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the event and/or the flyover, if applicable, the incorrect downloading of the application, the processing of entries application downloads or in any Sweepstakes-related materials; or (f) injury, illness, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Sweepstakes or acceptance, receipt or misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorney’s fees. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
YOU WAIVE ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE FOREGOING IS A COMPLETE RELEASE AND DISCHARGE OF ALL CLAIMS AND RIGHTS AGAINST THE RELEASED PARTIES, AND THAT YOU HAVE BEEN GIVEN A FULL AND COMPLETE OPPORTUNITY TO REVIEW AND ANALYZE THE FOREGOING RELEASE BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR ENTRY, ACCEPTING ANY PRIZE OR CONSENTING TO YOUR MINOR CHILD’S OR WARD’S PARTICIPATION, AND YOU WAIVE ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO DISPUTE THE SCOPE OF THE RELEASE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THAT IT IS A GENERAL RELEASE AND/OR A RELEASE OF UNKNOWN CLAIMS.
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Texas. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Texas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Texas.