How to Enter – Summary
Alec Bradley Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest 2022 Contest
Enter to Win 2 VIP Tickets!
To Enter: Exclusively on Instagram, post an image of your favorite Alec Bradley cigar and tag @AlecBradleyCigar along with the Hashtag #AlecBradleyBigSmoke to enter.
Additional Encouragement: We encourage tagging @cigaraficionado , @cabigsmoke and @bigsmokemeetswhiskyfest , but doing so does not improve the chances of winning.
Start Date: April 18, 2022
End Date: May 6, 2022
Winner Announced: May 9, 2022
Official Rules & Regulations:
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, MUNICIPAL AND INTERNATIONAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Alec Bradley Big Smoke Contest (the “Contest”) is open to all persons who are at least (a) twenty-one (21) years old and (b) are of the legal age, which may be greater than twenty-one (21) years old, required by a Participant’s jurisdiction of residence to consume both tobacco derived products and alcoholic beverages at the time of entry. Employees of Alec Bradley Distributors, Inc. and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, 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 Contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
The Contest is sponsored by Alec Bradley Distributors, Inc., located at 3700 SW 30th Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312.
3. Agreement to Official Rules
Participation in the Contest 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.
4. Contest Period
The Contest begins on April 18, 2022 at 9:30 am est and ends on May 06, 2022 at 5pm est (the “Contest Period”). Entries that are submitted before or after the Contest Period will be disqualified. Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Contest using any of the following methods:
Online via @alecbradleycigar on Instagram: posting a clear and visible image, as defined by and at the sole discretion of Alec Bradley Distributor Inc. managament, containing at least one (1) cigar, one (1) cigar box, or one (1) cigar bundle of Alec Bradley Distributors, Inc. product on entrant’s personal Instagram page, tagging @alecbradleycigar and using the Hashtag #AlecBradleyBigSmoke. Tagging @cigaraficionado, @cabigsmoke, and/or @bigsmokemeetswhiskyfest along with @alecbradleycigar is encouraged, but does not improve the chances of winning.
5. How to Enter
Online: This method of entry will be available by visiting our Instagram page (@alecbradleycigar on Instagram) and following the directions provided to fill out the entry information, and submit.
Limit one (1) entry per person, per Instagram Handle, per day (twenty-four (24) hour period) for the duration of the Contest Period, regardless of method of entry. Entries received from any person or Instgram Handle in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
6. Prize Drawing
On or about May 09, 2022, the Sponsor will select potential winners in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. The odds of being selected depend on the number of entries received. The Sponsor will attempt to notify the potential winner via Instagram Messenger, Instagram Tag, telephone or email on or about May 09, 2022. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) days after the date of the first attempt to contact him/her, the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining non-winning, eligible entries.
7. Winner Notification
The potential winners will be notified by Instagram Messenger, Instagram Tag, email, mail or phone. Each potential Grand Prize winner will be required to complete, electronically sign and submit a Declaration of Compliance within five (5) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, or fails to submit the Declaration of Compliance within the required time period (if applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded. Prizes will be fulfilled approximately 10-19 days after the conclusion of the Contest.
Grand Prize (1) – 2 Grand Tasting VIP Admission Tickets for Cigar Aficionado Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest commencing at 5:30pm EST on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, FL 33314
9. General Conditions
In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest 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 Contest 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 Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest 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 Contest 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 Contest 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.
10. Release and Limitations of Liability
By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Contest, 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 Contest 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 Contest, 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 Contest; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d) application downloads, (e) any other errors or problems in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Contest, 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 Contest-related materials; or (f) injury, 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 Contest 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 Contest, 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 Contest. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Broward County, Florida. 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 Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Florida, 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 Florida.