Albertsons® Rachael RayTM NYC  Show Taping Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”)


Participation in the Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes is Albertson’s LLC, 250 E. Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, Idaho 83706.

WHO MAY ENTER: You (“Entrant”) may enter the Sweepstakes if (A) you have a valid email address, (B) you are a legal resident of one of Albertson’s Market States (“Market States”) to enter to win: Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Louisiana, Montana, North Dakota, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington or Wyoming, 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 Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 a.m. Mountain Time (MT) on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Mountain Time (MT) on Tuesday, December 26, 2013. All entries submitted by Tuesday, December 26, 2013 will be eligible for the Finalist Drawing on January 6, 2014. Limit ten (10) entries per day, per person during the Entry Period.

HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes entrants must do the following:

  1. Visit via a web browser;
  2. Provide First Name, Last Name, City, State and Zip Code of Residence, Phone number, and a valid email address on the Sweepstakes Submission Form;

By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant consents and grants any necessary licenses to Sponsor for use of their name, photograph and/or likeness, and statements made by or attributed to them in connection with the Sweepstakes, in perpetuity, 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 Sweepstakes.

Sponsor is not responsible for any failure of the Sweepstake website 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 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 Sweepstakes, all of which may affect a person’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes.

ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning are based on eligible number of entries.

Albertsons Division territories (“Divisions”) for the purposes of this sweepstakes consist of all Albertsons stores in the following states:

  • Southern California (“SoCal”): California
  • Southwest: Arizona, New Mexico, and Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Southern: Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas
  • Intermountain: Colorado, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming
  • Northwest: Oregon, Washington

FINALIST DRAWING: A random drawing will occur on Friday every two weeks throughout the sweepstakes period in which ten (10) Entrants in each of the Divisions will be selected as Finalists (“Finalists”). September 20, 2013, October 4, 2013, October 18, 2013, November 1, 2013, November 15, 2013, November 29, 2013, December 13, 2013, and December 26, 2012 for a total of 400 Finalists.

GRAND PRIZE DRAWING – SELECTING THE WINNER: A random drawing of the 400 Finalists will occur on Monday, January 6, 2014 in which five (5) Winners (“Winners”), one (1) from each Division, will be selected from the pool of Finalists. Sponsor will use (“Random Selection Website”) to select the Winners from the pool of Finalists.

PRIZES: Five (5) Winners and their guest will receive round-trip airfare to New York City, New York; 3-day, 2-night hotel accommodation for two; meals (up to $300.00 per day) for two; attendance at a Rachael Ray Show taping; and transportation to and from the airport (collectively, the “Prize”) from Allen & Barbour, LLC (the “Vendor Sponsor”). Each Prize has a retail-value of three thousand U.S. Dollars and zero cents ($3,000.00) (the “Maximum Value”). The Winners will be notified via telephone within ten (10) days of selection. The prize cannot be liquidated for cash.

All federal, state and local income taxes, insurance, licensing, registration and title fees connected to a Prize are the sole responsibility of the five (5) Winners. 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 properly claimed prizes will be awarded. As a condition of winning a prize, each Prize Recipient must complete any applicable forms required by a taxing authority or Sponsor within ten (10) calendar days 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 the remaining pool of Finalists. 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 Sweepstakes, 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 email account holder. Any Prize Recipient may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that such Prize Recipient is the authorized email account holder. Sponsor may determine, in its sole discretion, whether the proof provided is sufficient. A list of Prize Recipients may be obtained by sending an email to following the conclusion of the Entry Period.

PRIVACY: Please review the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy at By participating in the Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes, including accepting a Prize, entrant agrees to release, hold harmless and agrees not to institute any claim against Sponsor and Vendor Sponsor 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 Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to your or any other person’s computer relating or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in these Sweepstakes. Under no circumstances will entrants be permitted to obtain awards for any action or claim related to the Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes, or whom Sponsor believes to be causing malfunction, error, disruption or damage will be disqualified. 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. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for grammar, spelling, and clarity at any time before or during the Sweepstakes Entry Period.

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 Sweepstakes, 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 Sweepstakes shall be initiated exclusively in the state and federal courts located in Ada County, Idaho (USA).

This Sweepstakes is in no way endorsed by or affiliated with Facebook®. The information provided by Entrants is submitted to Albertson’s LLC.

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