Game Day with the Blackhawks
(1.) NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE A PERSON'S ODDS OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED.
(2.) Game Day with the Blackhawks Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") is open only to legal residents of the states of Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin who are 18 years of age or older on the date of entry; provided that the following persons are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes: (a) the employees, officers, directors, partners, equity holders, members and agents of Chicago Blackhawk Hockey Team, Inc. ("Chicago Blackhawks"), Tyson Foods, Inc. ("Tyson Foods"), and their respective immediate family members (spouse, parents, legal guardians, in-laws, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren) and members of their same households (whether legally related or not), and (b) the employees, officers, directors, partners, equity holders, members and agents of the National Hockey League (the "NHL") and its member teams, NHL Enterprises, L.P., NHL Enterprises Canada, L.P., NHL Enterprises B.V., and NHL Interactive CyberEnterprises, LLC (the foregoing are collectively the "NHL Entities"), and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and affiliates, and their respective immediate family members (spouse, parents, legal guardians, in-laws, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren) and members of their same households (whether legally related or not). The decisions of the Chicago Blackhawks, including but not limited to eligibility of participants and selection of the winners, are final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these "Official Rules."
(3.) Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes shall run for a six (6) week period which begins at 12:00 a.m. Central Time ("CT") on February 8, 2018 and ends on March 21, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (CT). Chicago Blackhawks' computer is the official timekeeper of the Sweepstakes.
(4.) HOW TO ENTER: Posts from the official Chicago Blackhawks Twitter, Facebook, Red & White online newsletter will bear a code word that must be used to enter the Sweepstakes. There will be three entry periods during the Sweepstakes. In the first entry period, text the code word "TYSON" to 242957 or complete an entry form with the code word at https://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/tyson-sweepstakes. In the second entry period, text the code word "HAWKS" to 242957 or complete an entry form with the code word at https://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/tyson-sweepstakes. In the third entry period, text the code word "SNACKS" to 242957 or complete an entry form with the code word at https://www.nhl.com/blackhawks/tyson-sweepstakes. The code word changes every 14 days during the Sweepstakes Period, and each code must be used before the deadline, which is also set forth below. One entry per person per entry period. Maximum three (3) entries during the total Sweepstakes Period. Entries not selected in one entry period will carry over into other entry periods. No mass or mechanically reproduced entries will be accepted. The Chicago Blackhawks and Tyson Foods are not responsible for entries that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted, damaged, destroyed, forged, false, lost, late or misdirected, deceptive or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules, and such entries will be discarded. No responsibility is assumed for technical, electronic, telephone, hardware, software, network computer or data transmission errors, malfunctions or difficulties of any kind. Entries become the property of the Chicago Blackhawks and will not be acknowledged or returned.
(5.) DRAWINGS & WINNERS: A drawing to select three (3) random grand prize winners for the Sweepstakes Period will take place on or about March 21, 2018. Chicago Blackhawks' decision regarding the identity of the winners is final and not subject to review. Winners will be contacted via supplied contact information by phone call. Winners must claim their prize within five (5) days after the drawing. For the name of the Sweepstakes winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Chicago Blackhawks, Game Day with the Blackhawks Sweepstakes, 1901 West Madison St., Chicago, IL 60612 after March 15, 2018, and before April 15, 2018.
(6.) PRIZES: Each winner will receive one (1) of the following prize packages:
- (a) Three (3) grand prize winners chosen from the March 15, 2018 drawing will each receive four (4) 200-level tickets to a Chicago Blackhawks regular season home game on March 26, 2018 and the opportunity to attend a meet and greet with a Blackhawks player on the day of the Blackhawks regular season home game. The date of the game and the identity of the player shall be determined by the Chicago Blackhawks in its sole discretion. The approximate retail value ("ARV") of each prize is $665 and the ARV of all prizes is $1,160.
The exact prize package received by a winner shall be determined by Chicago Blackhawks in its sole discretion.
(7.) All prizes are non-transferable and non-assignable to any other person, including relatives or friends, without the consent of the Chicago Blackhawks. All prize details not specified in these Official Rules will be determined by the Chicago Blackhawks in its sole discretion. Prize details and availability are subject to change. In the event a prize is unavailable, the Chicago Blackhawks reserve the right to substitute a prize of comparable or greater value. Unless otherwise stated herein, all prizes are 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). Chicago Blackhawks are not responsible if game date or player meet and greet date is changed. All expenses not specifically mentioned herein, including but not limited to federal, state and local taxes, and travel to and from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois and out of pocket expenses, are solely each winner's responsibility. Unclaimed prizes will be forfeited. One prize per person. The prizes are not redeemable for cash. Each grand prize winner will receive a 1099 tax form for the actual retail value of the prize following the awarding of the grand prize.
(8.) By entering, each entrant agrees to follow these Official Rules and to release, hold harmless and indemnify the Chicago Blackhawk Hockey Team, Inc., Chicago Blackhawks Charities, Blackhawk Community Ice Rink, LLC, Tyson Foods, the United Center Joint Venture, the NHL Entities, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, partners, equity holders, members, employees, agents and representatives and all others associated with the manufacture, distribution, development and execution of this Sweepstakes and prizes (the "Released Parties") from and against any and all claims, liability, injury, expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees), damage, loss or causes of action (however named or described) that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from: (i) entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes; (ii) the delivery, misdelivery, receipt, acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes awarded in the Sweepstakes; (iii) the use of a winner's name, photograph and/or likeness as permitted herein, including, without limitation, claims based on publicity rights, defamation and/or invasion of privacy; (iv) entrant's actual or alleged misappropriation or infringement of proprietary, protected, trademarked, copyrighted or other intellectual property; and/or (iv) any travel or activity related to the receipt, use or misuse of the prizes, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death and/or property damage. Additionally, the Released Parties are not responsible for electronic communications that are undeliverable as a result of any form of active or passive filtering of any kind, or insufficient space in entrant's e-mail account to receive e-mail messages. Released Parties are not responsible or liable to any entrant or winner or any person claiming through such entrant or winner for failure to supply the prize or any part thereof or inability to continue the Sweepstakes, by reason of any act of God, any action, regulation, order or request by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action, regulations, order or request proves to be invalid), equipment failure, threatened terrorist acts, terrorist acts, kidnapping, air raid, blackout, act of public enemy, earthquake, war (declared or undeclared), fire, flood, epidemic, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute, lockout, work slowdown or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, vandalism, or any other cause beyond the control of any Released Party. Those who do not follow all of the instructions, provide the required information in their entry form, or abide by these Official Rules or other instructions of the Chicago Blackhawks may be disqualified. The Chicago Blackhawks reserve the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual suspected to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or suspected to be acting in violation of the Official Rules, or who is suspected of undermining or attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes.
(9.) By participating in the Sweepstakes and/or accepting a prize, each entrant grants to Sponsors, the NHL and its member teams, NHL Enterprises, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and designees, a perpetual license to use his/her name, biographical information, photos and/or likeness, and statements for Sweepstakes, trade, commercial, advertising and publicity purposes, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, including live television, worldwide, including but not limited to on the World Wide Web and Internet, without notice, review or approval and without additional compensation except where prohibited by law. Each winner assumes all liability and risk for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or the receipt, use or misuse of any prize. Each potential winner will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility, release of liability and publicity license ("Affidavit") form within a specified time after attempted notification. Winner's guests will be required to sign a liability/publicity release. If any potential winner fails or refuses to sign and return such Affidavit within the time period required by the Chicago Blackhawks or if the prize or prize notification is returned as rejected, faulty or unclaimed, or returned as undeliverable to such potential winner, such winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. If any winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules, or if a winner cannot attend or participate in any portion of the prize, or declines a prize for any reason prior to award, such winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. Identity of a winner is subject to the Chicago Blackhawks' verification. The Chicago Blackhawks are not responsible for and shall not be liable for late, lost, damaged, intercepted, misdirected, or unsuccessful efforts to notify the winners.
(11.) Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
2200 W. Don Tyson Parkway
Springdale, AR 72762
Chicago Blackhawk Hockey Team, Inc.
1901 W. Madison St.
Chicago, IL 60612
(14.) BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (A) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED, WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (B) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS WILL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL THIRD-PARTY, OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED (IF ANY) NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00), BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ATTORNEYS' FEES BE AWARDED OR RECOVERABLE; (C) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00), AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; (D) ENTRANTS' REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF; AND (E) ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY AGREES TO BRING ANY ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF COOK COUNTY, ILLINOIS, OR THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS (IF JURISDICTIONAL PREREQUISITES ARE SATISFIED).