1. TO ENTER
Participation constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, these Official Rules. Sweepstakes begins 8:00 AM CT on November 15, 2023 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on November 29, 2023 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). During the Sweepstakes Period, visit www.SpongeBobMacIsBack.com(opens in a new window) (the "Website") to complete and submit an official entry form. Once the entry form is verified, entrant will receive one (1) entry (“Entry”) into the random drawing. All entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM CT on November 29, 2023.
LIMIT: Only one (1) Entry into the Sweepstakes per person, per mailing address, or email address during the Sweepstakes Period. Multiple entries received during the Sweepstakes Period from any person, mobile phone number, household address or email address after the first entry received from that person, household address or email address, will be void. Once submitted, an Entry cannot be deleted, canceled, or modified. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to void any and all entries of an entrant that submits more than the one permitted entry, or who Sponsor believes has attempted to tamper with, influence, or impair the administration, security, fairness, or proper play of this Sweepstakes.
By entering this Sweepstakes, Kraft Heinz Foods Company and its portfolio of brands may send you information and offers.
The Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who have reached the age of majority in his or her state, or territory of residence and are at least 18 years of age or older as of November 15, 2023.
Employees of Kraft Heinz Foods Company (“Sponsor”), Arrowhead Promotion and Fulfillment Company, Inc., (“Administrator”), and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies (collectively “Sweepstakes Parties”), and all respective employees, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, members, licensees, successors and assigns of the foregoing (collectively, the “Released Parties”) and members of their immediate family (spouse and parent, children, siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or persons living in the same household (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate in this Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited. It is a condition of entry in the Sweepstakes that each entrant (and his/her parent or legal guardian, as applicable in the case of a minor entrant) make himself/herself/themselves available to participate, free of charge, in all stages of and all activities related to the Sweepstakes (including, without limitation, recordings and participation in interviews, appearances, and promotional and publicity activities); and agree to sign and abide by all applicable release forms and these Official Rules, including, without limitation any revisions.
3. DRAWING AND ODDS OF WINNING
One (1) winner (“Winner”) will be selected in a random drawing which will take place at the conclusion of the Sweepstakes Period on or about December 1, 2023, from among all eligible entries received. Drawing will be conducted by Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received. Decisions of judges are final.
4. PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”)
One (1) Winner will receive a Kraft Mac & Cheese Spongebob Treasure Chest prize kit, containing: Seven (7) boxes of special edition Mac & Cheese (ARV $2.00 per box), one (1) sweatshirt (ARV $50) and one(1) bowl and one (1) spoon (ARV $20). Total ARV: $84.00
PRIZE CONDITIONS: Only the prize specified above will be awarded. Prizes are non-transferable. All federal, state, and local income taxes connected to the prize are the sole responsibility of winner. All federal, state, and local regulations apply. All Winners agree to release the Sponsor and the Sweepstakes Parties from any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by entering the promotion or for damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use/misuse of prize awarded. No substitution or transfer of prize will be permitted, except by Sponsor, which reserves the right to substitute the prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value at its sole discretion. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. All prize details are at the sole discretion of Sponsor.
5. WINNER NOTIFICATION / REQUIREMENTS
As a condition of winning the prize/s, Winners may be required to complete, sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and other applicable forms required by a taxing authority within ten (10) calendar days of written prize notification, or prize/s will be forfeited and an alternative winner may be selected. All prize Winners may be contacted by an email sent to their email address that they used in their online entry. If a potential prize winner does not respond within ten (10) calendar days from the first notification attempt an alternate Winner may be selected. All taxes are the sole responsibility of each Winner. In the event that any potential Winner does not respond to any such Prize Notification within ten (10) days of the date of issuance or declines the Prize for any reason, a disqualification will result, the Prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor's sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries received for the drawing at issue.
6. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to a virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award the prizes using all non-suspect eligible entries received as of, or after (if applicable) this cancellation, termination, modification or suspension date, or in any manner that is fair and equitable. Under no circumstances will entrants be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrants hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, indirect, incidental, and consequential damages.
Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries.
Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any network or computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON (S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
7. USE OF DATA
8. TERMS & CONDITIONS
This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws. By entering the Sweepstakes, where permitted by law, entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Parties, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, shareholders, and agents from any and all liability, loss, damage, or injuries to any person (including death) or property of any kind sustained in connection with their participation in the Sweepstakes or from their acceptance, receipt, possession, and/or use or misuse of the prize, or for any typographical or other error in the printing, offering, or announcement of the prize. Entrants further acknowledge that the Sweepstakes Parties have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, relating to the prize, including, but not limited to, its quality or fitness for a particular purpose.
Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with the Sweepstakes mechanics and/or implementation will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sweepstakes Administrator and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules. The Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any entrant that Administrator determines, in its sole discretion, violates these Official Rules. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited.
In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a Winner based on an e-mail address or a phone text entry, the winning entry will be decided in favor of the authorized account holder of the e-mail address or the authorized account holder of the phone number used at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or a phone number by a phone service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for administering the phone number chosen and/or the domain responsible for the e-mail address chosen.
By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that 1.) Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; 2.) Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys' fees; and 3.) Under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrants and Sponsor or the Sweepstakes Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with United States law. Any legal proceedings arising out of this Sweepstakes or relating to these Official Rules shall be instituted only in the federal or state courts of Illinois, and the parties consent to jurisdiction therein with respect to any legal proceedings or disputes of whatever nature arising under or relating to these Official Rules. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
10. WINNERS LIST REQUESTS
To request confirmation of the name and address of the winners, please send a self-addressed, stamped business-size envelope by December 31, 2023 to: Arrowhead Promotion and Fulfillment Co., Inc., Attn: Dept. S9122, 1105 SE 8th Street, Grand Rapids MN 55744.
Kraft Heinz Foods Company, 200 E Randolph, Chicago, IL 60601.
Arrowhead Promotion and Fulfillment Company, Inc., 1105 SE 8th Street, Grand Rapids, MN 55744.