Bon Appétit Restaurant Contest Entry Participation, and Official Rules
Bon Appétit Restaurant Facebook Timeline Photo Contest
The Bon Appétit Restaurant Facebook Timeline Photo Contest (“Contest”) is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. Facebook is completely released of all liability by each entrant in contest. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the contest must be directed to Bon Appétit Restaurant and not Facebook. No purchase necessary to participate. Void outside of the 50 United States, District of Columbia and where prohibited by law. Applicable federal state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. Taxes, customs, duties and the like amounts, in connection with the prize is the responsibility of the winner.
The contest will begin at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on the 1st day of May 2019 and end at 12:00 p.m. ET on the last day of May (31) 2019 (“Contest Period”). Only entries received during the Contest Period and which are otherwise fully compliant with these Official Rules are “Valid Entries”.
The be eligible to participate (herein “Eligible”), entrants must, at the time of entry, be a legal resident of, and located within, one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and be 21 years of age or older and fully comply with all terms and conditions set forth herein. Employees, or partners of Bon Appétit Restaurant and Bon Appétit Group, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, step-siblings, children and step-children, regardless of where they live) and household members of the employees, are not eligible to enter or win the Contest.
How to Enter
To Enter the Contest, Eligible entrants must complete the following steps:
- Take a picture while visiting Bon Appétit Restaurant.
- On the Official Bon Appétit Restaurant Facebook Page, locate the Official Contest Post pinned to the top of the Bon Appétit Facebook Page Timeline.
- Post your picture in the comments section of the Official Contest Post.
Entries will be accepted through Facebook only, you must have a valid, public (i.e. not “protected”) Facebook account. If you do not have a Facebook account, visit www. Facebook.com (https://www.facebook.com/) and register in accordance with the enrollment instructions for a free Facebook account.
Valid Entries will include, photography of, Food and Drink Presentation, Selfies, Group Photos, Photos with Staff, including Live Entertainment, Sunsets, Views, and Property of Bon Appétit Restaurant, including, interior dining rooms (main dining room and event space in the Crystal Ballroom) and exterior spaces (outdoor bar, terrace and Sunset Pier).
All Valid Entries received during the Contest Period are eligible to win. Entries must be received during the Contest Period. Limit one (1) entry per person during the Contest Period.
Entries that are incomplete, corrupted, or unintelligible for any reason, including but not limited to, computer or network malfunction or congestion, are void and will not qualify. In case of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder used will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use entrance name, Facebook user name, city, state, likeness, and/or image for purposes of advertising, promotion, and publicity in any and all media now and hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission or approval.
By entering the Contest, each entrant acknowledges that he/she is voluntarily providing personal information to Sponsor, with full knowledge that Sponsor will use such information for marketing purposes and agrees to be bound by the Official Rules of the Contest as stated herein and to have his or her name and if provide, to be displayed on Sponsor Facebook page and/or websites and social platforms used by Sponsor for any purpose at any time, without any fee or other form of compensation and each entrant is conclusively deemed to have waived and disclaimed his or her right to claim any such fee or compensation for use of the winner’s name and likeness. Entries and data collected in entry form are conclusively deemed voluntarily provided and become, upon entry, the exclusive property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
Winner Selection and Notification
There will be one (1) winner of the contest per entry period.
Promptly following the end of the applicable Entry Period, the potential winner of the Contest will be selected based on the picture submitted with the most likes from other users. In the event of a tie, where two images receive the exact number of likes, the Sponsor will make the final decision.
Sponsor reserves the right to not award prize, if in their sole discretion, they do not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified valid Entries. The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest.
The Eligible winner will be notified by direct message on Facebook within seven (7) days after the Contest Period has ended. Winner is required to respond within three (3) days following the transmission of that prize notification that the winner is accepting their prize.
If the Winner cannot be reached or is found ineligible, cannot or does not comply with the foregoing requirements and these Official Rules, such Winner will be disqualified, and Sponsor will select the next entry with the most Likes from the remaining Valid Entries. Sponsor is not responsible for unsuccessful efforts to notify any potential winner.
By accepting a prize, Winner consents to Sponsors use of their Facebook name for advertising or publicity purposes without additional compensations, except where prohibited by law.
The Grand Prize
The Grand Prize (“Prize”) is a $100 USD Bon Appétit Restaurant credit, which is available for use towards dining on property. No cash value will be awarded in exchange for the Prize.
The address of the Sponsor is 148 Marina Plaza, Dunedin, Florida, 34698.
Governing Law & Jurisdiction
The Contest is subject to all applicable U.S. Federal, State and Local laws and regulations.
ANY CLAIMS OR CONTROVERSIES RELATING TO OR ARISING FROM THIS CONTEST WILL BE GOVERNED BY AND INTERPRETED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA WITHOUT REGARD TO THE CONFLICTS OF LAW PRINCIPLES THEREOF. EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO THE VENUE AND JURISDICTION AND EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS AND WAIVES ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THOSE COURTS.
Release and Limitations of Liability
By entering the Contest, you agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook, their respective parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, 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 any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (b) technical errors; (c) printing errors; (d) errors in administration of the Contest; or injury or damage to persons or property. You waive the right to claim any attorney fees and any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
Privacy & Use of Entrant Information
ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE CONTEST RELATED WEBSITE, ACCOUNT OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.