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- Eligibility: Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to those who participate online and who are at least 18+ years old at the time of entry. The Sweepstakes is open to the legal residents of the United States of America and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of New York Apple Association, the “Sponsor”, their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers, and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
- Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of New York Apple Association, as final and binding as it relates to the content. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
- Sweepstakes Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on or about November 3, 2021, at 12:00 AM and ending November. 14, 2021 at 11:59 PM. All online entries must be received by November 14, 2021, at 11:59 PM. All times are (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada). Limit of one (1) entry per individual.
- To Enter:
- LIKE the giveaway post on Instagram or Facebook
- FOLLOW @applesfromny on Instagram or New York Apples, @nyapples on Facebook.
- TAG #ApplesFromNY and #HEBakingxApplesFromNY
- SHARE a post of your in-store HEB Cortland, Empire, or McIntosh apple haul and how you plan to use them for holiday baking OR a photo of your baked recipe using HEB Cortland, Empire, or McIntosh apples!
- Prize: One (1) winner will receive a KitchenAid Artisan® Series 5 Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer in “Empire Red.”
No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. All prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for New York Apple Association to use winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
- Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible online entries.
- Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be notified via direct message on Instagram or Facebook within five (5) days following the winner selection (no later than November 20, 2021. New York Apple Association shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to winners’ security settings or for winners’ provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact or shipping information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within fifteen (15) days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, prize may be forfeited, and an alternate winner selected. The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state laws and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
- Rights Granted by You: By entering this contest, you understand that New York Apple Association, anyone acting on behalf of New York Apple Association, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.
- Terms: New York Apple Association reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, New York Apple Association may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by New York Apple Association. New York Apple Association reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions.
New York Apple Association has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same individual from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same individual in excess of that allowed by Sweepstakes rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering. 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, New York Apple Association reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
By entering the Sweepstakes you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from New York Apple Association. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.
- Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless New York Apple Association and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
- Disputes: THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF USA AND NY, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in NY having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
- Winners List: For the names of the winners, please contact us at and in the body of the email type ‘Please e-mail me the winner list for the New York Apple Association Sweepstake.’
- Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is New York Apple Association, 7645 Main Street, PO Box 350, Fishers, NY, 14453, USA.
- This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, LinkedIn or Google. You understand that you are providing your information to the owner of this sweepstakes and not to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, You Tube, Pinterest, LinkedIn, or Google.