Best Road Trip. Ever! 2012 Official Rules

Official Rules

Albertsons® Market
The Best Road Trip EVER!

Participation in the Contest constitutes full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements as set forth herein. The “Sponsor” of the Contest is Albertson’s LLC, 500 Baybrook Court Boise, Idaho 83706.

WHO MAY ENTER: You may enter the Contest if (A) you have a valid email address and a valid Facebook® account, (B) you are a legal resident of one of Albertsons LLC Market States (“Market States”) to enter to win, including Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, or Texas, but excluding Florida, and (C) you are at least eighteen (18) years of age or older at time of entry. Void in all other U.S. states, overseas U.S. territories, possessions, commonwealths and military installations. Void where prohibited, licensed or restricted. Employees of Sponsor, its parent company and affiliates, as well as their immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee, are not eligible. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

ENTRY PERIOD: The Entry Period for the Contest begins at 10:00 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time (MDT) on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Mountain Time on Friday, August 31, 2012. All entries submitted by Friday, August 31, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. Mountain Time will be eligible for the Voting Period phase of the contest.

VOTING PERIOD: The Voting Period starts at 12:01 a.m. Mountain Time on Saturday, September 1, 2012 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Mountain Time on September 9, 2012. During the Voting Period the public will vote to determine the contest finalists. The public can vote for their favorites via the contest Facebook page. Each unique contest page visitor is allowed one vote per day for their favorite contest entry. The five entries in each entry category (photo entries, video entries, and essay entries) with the most votes from the public will be designated as “Finalists” and will advance to the final review by the judges. In the case of a voting tie whereby the tie occurs in one of the top 5 most voted entries in any of the three (3) categories, all tied entries will be included in the final judging.

JUDGING PERIOD: The Judging Period begins at 12:01 a.m. Mountain Time on September 10, 2012 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Mountain Time on September 14, 2012. The judges will review the “Finalists” to choose a winner of the Contest.

HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Contest entrants must do the following:
1. Visit via a web browser and provide First Name, Last Name, City and State of Residence, Cell Phone number, and a valid email address on the Contest Submission Form;

By entering the Contest, each entrant grants to Sponsor in perpetuity, a royalty-free license to use their name, photograph and/or likeness, statements made by or attributed to them in connection with the Contest, and any and all contest entries and/or submitted content, in any and all worldwide media now known or hereafter developed (including, without limitation, print, broadcast, and internet), for all legitimate business purposes including advertising and promotional activities without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. Entrant affirms, represents and warrants that he or she has all legal right, title, license and interest to participate in the Contest. Entries must be entrant’s own original work, may not have been submitted in other contests or have won previous awards, may not have been published previously and must not infringe the rights of any third party. By participating in the Contest, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsors and its judges which shall be final and binding in all respects.
Sponsor is not responsible for any failure of Facebook or the Submission Form during the Entry Period including any technical malfunction of any computer, on-line system, server, access provider, computer equipment, or software on account of traffic congestion on the internet, Facebook or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from downloading any material related to the Contest, all of which may affect a person’s ability to participate in the Contest.

2. Contest entrants can increase the value of the contest prize by contributing more topic appropriate media into the contest by submitting photos, videos, or essays describing their Best Road Trip Ever. Entry contributions are accrued at the following rates:
• For each photo submitted via the Contest photo entry page the entrant contributes five (5) miles to the prize value.
• For each essay submitted via the Content essay entry page the entrant contributes ten (10) miles to the prize value.
• For each video submitted via the Contest video entry page the entrant contributes fifteen (15) miles to the prize value.
All media submitted must be submitted via the Contest Facebook page and must have all required data entered into the media submission forms to be considered valid entry contributions.

ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning are based on eligible number of contestants entered into the contest and the quantity and quality of media submissions by the entrants.

SELECTING THE WINNER: One Winner will be selected by the judges out of the fifteen Finalists voted in by the public (five in each of the three media entry categories of photo, video, and essay). The Winner must reside in one of the Market States to qualify for the Prize: Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, or Texas. The contest is void in Florida. The Winner will be announced at 3:00 p.m. Mountain Time on September 15, 2012. The judges’ decisions are final in all matters relating to the Contest.

PRIZE: One Ford automobile with an estimated retail-value of up to thirty thousand U.S. Dollars ($30,000) but no less than $13,000. The final value of the prize will be determined by the total number of miles as determined by the number and type of entry contributions submitted by the Contest entrants. The year, make, model and any features of the Prize are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. The Prize will be presented to the winner at an Albertsons store location in our Market States within thirty (30) days of the announcement and verification of the Winner. The Winner shall be responsible for all travel-related expenses to obtain the Prize including, but not limited to, transportation to and from the destination, meals, beverages, gratuities, excursions, telephone/Internet connection, incidentals, personal expenses, and travel/medical insurance. Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions or substitutions except at Sponsor’s discretion. In case of unavailability of any Prize, sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.

All federal, state and local income taxes, insurance, licensing, registration and title fees connected to a Prize are the sole responsibility of the winner ( “Prize Recipient”). All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Sponsor shall only be responsible for awarding the number of and specific prizes as stated in these Official Rules. Sponsor expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for injury or loss to any person or property relating to the delivery and/or subsequent use of a prize awarded. Sponsor makes no representation or warranties concerning any prizes awarded. Lost or stolen prizes shall not be replaced.

CLAIMING PRIZES: Only a properly claimed prize will be awarded. As a condition of winning the prize, the Prize Recipient must complete any applicable forms required by a taxing authority or Sponsor within ten (10) calendar days of receipt of prize notification. If any correspondence sent by the Sponsor or any prize sent by the Sponsor is returned as undeliverable, the corresponding prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate entrant. If a Prize Recipient does not respond within ten (10) calendar days after the Sponsor’s first attempt to contact him or her, the corresponding prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate entrant. Each Prize Recipient must meet the eligibility requirements set forth in these Official Rules. If Prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if Winner rejects his/her Prize or in the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules and requirements, such Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected from all remaining eligible entries. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given.

Should a Prize Recipient make any false statement(s) in any document, or not have the necessary legal rights or permissions to participate in the Contest, the Prize Recipient will be required to promptly return to Sponsor his or her prize. Any unclaimed prizes will be awarded in a random drawing to be held as necessary. In the event there is a dispute of a Prize Recipient’s identity, the prize will be awarded to the established authorized Facebook account holder. Any Prize Recipient may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that such Prize Recipient is the authorized Facebook account holder. Sponsor may determine, in its sole discretion, whether the proof provided is sufficient. The name of the Prize Recipient may be obtained by sending an email to following the conclusion of the Judging Period.

PRIVACY: Please review the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy at By participating in the Contest you hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of your personal information as permitted by Sponsor’s Privacy Policy and acknowledge that you have read and accept Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By participating in the Contest, including accepting a Prize, entrant agrees to release, hold harmless and agrees not to institute any claim against Sponsor and Vendor Sponsors and their respective parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from or in connection with, either directly or indirectly, the awarding (including the determination of authorized account holders), acceptance, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of any prize awarded herein. Upon delivery of a Prize to a Prize Recipient, Sponsor will be deemed to have awarded the Prize to such Prize Recipient with Prize Recipient assuming full responsibility for the Prize.
Entrant shall indemnify the Released Parties for any claim brought by a third party for use of any material including privacy and infringement claims. Released Parties are not responsible for any technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communication malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Contest, including any injury or damage to your or any other person’s computer relating or resulting from participating in the Contest or downloading any materials in this Contest. Under no circumstances will entrants be permitted to obtain awards for any action or claim related to the Contest, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, in relation thereto and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

MISCELLANEOUS CONDITIONS: If the Contest cannot be conducted as planned, for any reason, including, without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of Sponsor, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest and select Prize Recipients from among the eligible entries prior to such cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension. Persons found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this Contest, or whom Sponsor believes to be causing malfunction, error, disruption or damage will be disqualified and may be subject to legal action by the Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to correct any typographical, printing, computer programming or operator errors. The Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants and Sponsor in connection with this Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the State of Idaho, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. Any action relating to this Contest shall be initiated exclusively in the state and federal courts located in Ada County, Idaho (USA).

This Contest is in no way endorsed by or affiliated with Facebook® or Wildfire Interactive, Inc. The information provided by Entrants is submitted to Albertsons LLC and not Facebook® or Wildfire Interactive, Inc.

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