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Enter to win with Scotts!

You could win a Grand Prize that includes:

  • A whole year's worth of product with the Scotts Program
  • Scotts Elite Spreader
  • Blue Jackets yard rocker chair set 
  • Blue Jackets outdoor decorations

No purchase necessary. Open to US residents, age of maj. Ends 4/15. Void where prohibited. Subject to official rules.

"Scotts Dream Backyard Sweepstakes"







ELIGIBILITY: Entrants must be age 18 or over on or before the start of the Sweepstakes Period and must be a legal resident of the State of Ohio in order to be eligible to enter this Sweepstakes. The Scotts Company LLC ("Scotts"), the Columbus Blue Jackets ("Blue Jackets"), Nationwide Arena, the National Hockey League ("NHL"), the Franklin County Convention Facilities Authority ("CFA"), Columbus Arena Management LLC ("CAM"), the Ohio State University ("OSU") and their respective employees, directors, officers, agents, parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, printers of materials for this Sweepstakes and/or any judging agency employed in connection with this Sweepstakes and their immediate families (collectively, the "Released Parties") are not eligible to enter this Sweepstakes. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS VOID WHEREVER PROHIBITED AND IS SUBJECT TO ALL FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL LAWS.


HOW TO ENTER: Entry for the Scotts Dream Backyard Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") can be accomplished by visiting the Sweepstakes entry page located online at ("Site") and submitting your name, e-mail address, address and phone number. Alternate form of entry can be made by hand printing your name, e-mail address, address and phone number on a 3x5 card and mailing it in an envelope with proper postage via U.S. Postal Service regular mail to Scotts Dream Backyard Sweepstakes, c/o Columbus Blue Jackets, 200 W. Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, OH 43215. All entrants must have a valid e-mail address. All mailed and online entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. (ET), April 14. Limit one (1) entry per person, regardless of method of entry. No photocopied or mechanically reproduced entries will be accepted. No responsibility is assumed by Scotts or the Blue Jackets (collectively, "Sponsors") for illegible, lost, late, damaged, incomplete, postage-due or misdirected mail or entries, or incomplete, late or lost entries due to data or computer glitches or other programming / technological / electronic error, malfunction or failure of any kind. Data rates may apply to entries submitted via mobile device. All materials submitted become the property of Sponsors and will not be returned. Sweepstakes void outside of Ohio and where prohibited.


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Purchases will not increase your chances of winning.


START/END DATES: Sweepstakes begins immediately at 5:00:00 p.m. ET on April 1, 2019 and end at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on April 14, 2019 ("Sweepstakes Period").


WINNER SELECTION, PRIZE AND APPROXIMATE ODDS OF WINNING:  One (1) grand prize winner ("Winner") will be randomly drawn from all eligible forms of entry on or about April 15, 2019. The grand prize package is as follows: Two (2) CBJ Branded Adirondack outdoor chairs, One (1) outdoor side table, (1) CBJ garden gnome, One (1) 2-sided CBJ Flag, one (1) Scotts Annual Program package (based on lawn size and zip code), and one (1) Scotts Elite Spreader. The total approximate retail value for the Prize is $2,500. Sponsors are not responsible for Winner's scheduling conflicts, delays or cancellations, acts of God that may prohibit the receipt, use, or delivery of prizes, an act of nature or force majeure, including, but not limited to, flood, tornado, earthquake, storm, lightning, fire, epidemic, acts of God, war, national emergency, civil disturbance, riot, sabotage, terrorism, court order or machinery or equipment damage or failure. Other restrictions may apply. Prize is nontransferable and is not redeemable for cash. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.


NOTIFICATION:  Winner will be notified by phone and/or e-mail on the day of the drawing and may be required to sign and return, where appropriate, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability/Publicity Release and any necessary tax documentation within three (3) business days of the date of notification If Winner cannot be contacted, if prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if Winner rejects the Prize or otherwise fails to fully comply with these Sweepstakes rules and requirements, such Prize shall be forfeited and at Sponsors sole discretion an alternate winner may be selected from all remaining eligible entries. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given.


GENERAL RULES: Certain restrictions may apply to prizes. Prize may not be redeemed for cash value. Prize is nontransferable and no substitutions are allowed except by Sponsors who reserve the right to award prizes of equal or greater value if advertised prize is unavailable for any reason. The Released Parties assume no responsibility or liability for any damages, losses or injury(ies) resulting from any entrant's participation in this Sweepstakes and/or any winner's receipt, acceptance, use or misuse of any prize. Any and all taxes related to the prize are solely the responsibility of individual winner. All prizes are subject to availability and dates are subject to change. Acceptance of a prize constitutes, except where prohibited by law: (i) permission to use winner's name and likeness in any form of media for publicity purposes without further compensation; and (ii) an express and absolute release of the Released Parties from and against any and all liability, claims and/or actions or causes of action of any kind whatsoever for injuries - including but not limited to paralysis and/or death, damages or losses of any and/or all kinds whatsoever to persons and/or property which may be sustained directly or proximately in connection with any winner's participation in this Sweepstakes and/or such person's receipt, acceptance, ownership and/or use or misuse of the prize(s) awarded and/or while preparing for, participating in, attending and/or traveling to and/or from any prize-related activity. By participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant accepts and agrees to be absolutely bound by the foregoing liability release and by all of these official rules and by all decisions of judges, which shall be final. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrant acknowledges and accepts that he/she may receive information from Scotts and on Columbus Blue Jackets and/or Nationwide Arena news, promotions and tickets. Furthermore, entrant grants the Blue Jackets express permission to issue such materials to entrant via e-mail or regular mail. All information submitted online by entrants is subject to, and will be treated in a manner consistent with the Columbus Blue Jackets privacy policy, available at [] unless otherwise indicated.


ADDITIONAL TERMS: In case of dispute as to the identity of any online entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized Account Holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Any potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsors with proof that such winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry. Any other attempted form of entry is prohibited; no automatic, programmed, robotic or similar means of entry are permitted. Released Parties are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, or ISP availability, 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 or prevent one's ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or from downloading any materials in or related to this Sweepstakes. Sponsors reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Sweepstakes for any reason. In the event that Sponsor cancels, terminates, modifies, extends or suspends the Sweepstakes, Sponsors may select the winner from among all online eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsors reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site. Sponsors may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or from winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or by intending and/or undertaking to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsors representatives. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.


LIST OF WINNERS: To obtain a list of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by May 31, 2019 to Scotts Backyard Sweepstakes, c/o Columbus Blue Jackets, 200 W. Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, Ohio 43215