CONEY ISLAND BREWING® NEW YORK METS SWEEPSTAKES

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OFFICIAL RULES

CONEY ISLAND BREWING® NEW YORK METS SWEEPSTAKES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.  MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO ENTER.

Each text message sent or received may incur a charge as provided in your rate plan, standard text and/or data rates apply. 

ELIGIBILITY: Coney Island Brewing Company® NEW YORK METS SWEEPSTAKES (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the United States of NJ & NY who are at least twenty-one (21) years of age at the time of entry.  Employees (and their immediate families) of Coney Island Brewing Company (the “Sponsor”), Reconomy Inc., (the “Administrator”), the MLB Entities (defined below) and any of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, independent contractors, agencies, alcoholic beverage wholesalers and retailers (cumulatively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and any persons living in the same household as such employees are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes.  The “MLB Entities” shall mean the Office of the Commissioner of Baseball (“BOC”), its Bureaus, Committees, Subcommittees and Councils, MLB Advanced Media, L.P. (“MLB”), Major League Baseball Properties, Inc., The MLB Network, LLC, the Major League Baseball Clubs (“Clubs”), each of their parent, subsidiary, affiliated and related entities, any entity which, now or in the future, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with the Clubs or the BOC, and the owners, general and limited partners, shareholders, directors, officers, employees and agents of the foregoing entities. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations and is void outside the states listed above and where prohibited by law.  The Sweepstakes begins on 6/14/2021 at or about 12:01 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) and ends 10/3/2021 at or about 11:59 p.m. EDT (the “Sweepstakes Period”).  Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing on or around 10/4/2021 from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.

HOW TO ENTER:  There are two (2) ways to enter:

1) Text Messaging:  During the Sweepstakes Period, text an official entry code (the “Official Entry Code”) (example: Text “CONEYMETS”), found in store on point-of-sale cardboard signs, packaging material, cooler stickers or other Official Entry Code communication on Sweepstakes related advertising materials at participating retailer locations or on the Coney Island website to 855-933-4223 using a wireless, SMS-capable phone. You must provide your own phone.  Once you have properly text-messaged the Official Entry Code to the promotional phone number, you will receive a reply via text with a link to complete registration. Important Notice: Your wireless service provider may charge you for each text message you send and receive.  Standard text message rates apply.  Other charges may apply.  Please consult your wireless service provider regarding pricing plans.  You must be a wireless service subscriber with text messaging service, using a participating service provider in order to enter via this method.  Not all cellular phone providers carry the necessary service to participate.  Check your phone capabilities for specific text messaging instructions. Entrants may opt-out at any time by texting STOP to 855-933-4223, text HELP for help.  In the event the winner is selected from a text message entry, the prize will be awarded to the “authorized account holder” associated with the given wireless telephone number used to enter the Sweepstakes by sending a text message.  The “authorized account holder” for text messaging entrants is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a wireless telephone number by a wireless service provider.  Proof of being the “authorized account holder” may be required by the winner and dependent upon Sponsor satisfaction

2) Internet: Visit www.CIBNYMSweeps.com (“Website”) and follow the online instructions to enter for a chance to win a prize.

Limited one (1) entry per person, regardless of method of entry. Duplicate entries for a single individual will be disqualified.  All entries become the property of the Sponsor.

PRIZE AND ODDS OF WINNING:  One (1) grand prize winner (“Grand Prize Winner”) will be selected in a random drawing on about 10/4/2021 from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The Grand Prize Winner will receive two (2) 2022 New York Mets Season Tickets and one (1) Coney Island Swag Pack including: two (2) co-branded Met’s t-shirts, two (2) New York Mets hats, two (2) pint glasses, and a $100 CIB Brewery Gift Card. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of $6,204.00. TRANSPORTATION NOT INCLUDED. Winner and guest must be 21+. The difference between the ARV and actual value will not be awarded to winner. The random drawing, selection of a winner, and awarding of the prize will be conducted under the supervision of Administrator, an independent organization whose decisions are final and binding in all matters pertaining to this Sweepstakes. All prize details shall be determined in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor. Winner is fully responsible for any and all applicable federal, state, territory, provincial and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes).  The prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions except at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. No prize substitution will be allowed, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable value if the prize listed is unavailable for any reason.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Use of any Major League Baseball game/event/exhibition ticket is subject to the standard terms, conditions, and health and safety policies applicable to the ticket; see mlb.com/ticketback for details. Seat locations at the game and, unless otherwise stated in the prize description, exact game/event/exhibition date shall be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Winner’s guest(s) must be of legal age of majority in his/her(their) jurisdiction(s) of residence unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Major League Baseball game/event/exhibition dates and times are determined in the sole discretion of the BOC and/or the applicable Club and may be subject to change. The terms and conditions of the tickets awarded as part of the prize will govern in the event a legal game/event/exhibition, as defined by Major League Baseball, is not played or held due to weather conditions, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil disturbance, or any other reason. Winner and his/her guest(s) agree to comply with all applicable ballpark and venue regulations in connection with the prize. Sponsor and the MLB Entities reserve the right to remove or to deny entry to the winner and/or his/her guest(s) who engage in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person at the game/event/exhibition. Sweepstakes Entities will not be responsible for weather conditions; acts of God; acts of terrorism; civil disturbances; local, state, or federal regulation, order, or policy; work stoppage; epidemic, pandemic, or any other issue concerning public health or safety; or any other event outside of their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of any Major League Baseball game/event/exhibition. Major League Baseball game/event/exhibition tickets awarded as prizes may not be resold, offered for resale, or used for any commercial or promotional purpose whatsoever. Any such resale or commercial or promotional use may result in disqualification and prize forfeiture, and may invalidate the license granted by the game/event/exhibition ticket.

WINNER NOTIFICATION:  Potential prize winner will be notified by email, text message, U.S. mail, telephone, or private delivery service (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) and will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Publicity and Liability (where permitted by law) within three (3) days of notification. Winner’s age is subject to independent age verification, and if failed, will result in prize forfeiture.  In the event of noncompliance, if the prize winner cannot be reached at the phone number, email address or address on that winner’s entry, or if the prize or prize notification is returned unclaimed or undeliverable for whatever reason beyond the control of Sponsor, that prize will be forfeited, and an alternate winner may be selected only if time permits and in Sponsor’s sole discretion.

GENERAL LIABILITY RELEASE:   Acceptance of a prize constitutes winner’s  permission for Sponsor and the MLB Entities  to use winner’s name, image, likeness, voice, picture, audio and video recordings of, biographical information, statements, and any material based thereon or derived there from, together with any actual or fictional material, or to refrain from so doing, and address (city and state), without the ability to review, for advertising, promoting and/or publicity purposes worldwide and in any and  all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation, notification or permission where permitted by law.  Entrants agree that the Sweepstakes Entities: (a) shall not be responsible or liable for, and are hereby released from, any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity, or from entrants’ acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any prize, and (b) have not made any warranty, representation or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize, including, without limitation, to such prize’s quality or fitness for a particular purpose.  Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for incomplete, illegible, misdirected, misprinted, late, or lost prize notifications; or for lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellites, Internet service providers, websites, or other connections; or for miscommunications, failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions; or for any technical malfunctions, failures, difficulties or other errors of any kind or nature; or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information.

GENERAL TERMS:  Sponsor and the MLB Entities reserve the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any individual who is found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. 

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY ENTRANT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT, AND SPONSOR, MLB AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY PERSON OR PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

FORCE MAJEURE:  Sponsor and the MLB Entities reserve the right to modify, extend, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, if they determine, in their sole discretion, that the Sweepstakes or any particular Sweepstakes drawing is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control have destroyed or severely undermined or to any degree impaired the integrity, administration, security, proper play and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes or particular sweepstakes drawing as contemplated herein.  In the event Sponsor is prevented from awarding the prize or continuing with the Sweepstakes or a particular Sweepstakes drawing as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to fire, flood, natural or man-made epidemic of health of other means, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failures, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared) or any federal state or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis (e.g. SARS), order of any court of jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, Sponsor and the MLB Entities shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes in their entirety or the affected portion of the Sweepstakes. 

DISPUTES, ARBITRATION AND CHOICE OF LAW:  Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees to the following: (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or the prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office in Boston, MA; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction.  Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the right and obligation 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 Massachusetts, USA, without regard to Massachusetts choice of law provisions.

PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION:  Information submitted to Sponsor by any entrant is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy located at www.ConeyIslandBeer.com. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personally identifying information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

SPONSORS: The sponsor of this Sweepstakes is The Boston Beer Company, One Design Center, Suite 850. Boston, MA 02210

The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, administered, executed or produced by any MLB Entity.

Major League Baseball trademarks, service marks and copyrights are proprietary to the MLB Entities. All rights reserved.

WINNER LIST/Official Rules:  For the name of the prize winner, email info@roundisnow.com with the subject: CONEY ISLAND BREWING® NEW YORK METS SWEEPSTAKES by December 4th, 2020.

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