PEPSI® "49ers Gold Can " Game
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER: THIS GAME IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Game starts August 12, 2013 at 12:00:00 a.m. PT and ends October 5, 2013 at 11:59:59 p.m. PT. Look for specially-marked 12 oz. can 12-, 20-, 24- or 36-pack of Pepsi and Diet Pepsi® packages between August 12, 2013 and October 5, 2013, or until the supply exhausts, whichever occurs first. To see if you have won a prize, carefully remove the cans from the packaging to see if you have a specially marked winning can. If you find a specially marked winning can, you are a winner of a 49ers VIP experience, subject to verification. The specific VIP experience will be determined by winning can security marks and a 5-digit number on the winning can. You may call the phone number listed on the winning can to hear the specific VIP experience you have won. You are not a winner of a prize if you do not find a specially marked winning can.
No purchase necessary to participate. For a free game piece and copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope, postmarked by September 21, 2013 and received no later than September 27, 2013, to: "Pepsi 49ers Gold Can" Request, P.O. Box 1123, Elmhurst, IL 60126. Limit one (1) request per outer stamped envelope. No mechanically reproduced or photocopied requests accepted. Limit one free Game Piece request per stamped outer envelope.
PRIZES: You are not a winner if the specially marked 12 oz. can 12-pack, 20-pack, 24-pack or 36-pack of Pepsi or Diet Pepsi does not have a specially wrapped can with a winning message or if your game piece reveals "Sorry, Please Try Again." A total of forty-nine (49) Grand Prizes are available as follows.
VIP FAN EXPERIENCE AT THE SECOND TO LAST CANDLESTICK GAME: Ten (10) VIP Fan Experience prizes will be awarded. Each winner will receive a parking pass, two (2) tickets to the second to last 2013 season 49ers game at Candlestick Park (12/8/13, at 1:25 pm PT vs. Seattle), two (2) VIP tailgate party passes, and two (2) field passes. ARV: $508. Odds of winning prize are 1:3,722,959 based upon (an estimated 37,229,589) number of cans produced.
VIP FAN EXPERIENCE AT LAST CANDLESTICK GAME: Ten (10) VIP Fan Experience prizes will be awarded. Each winner will receive a parking pass, two (2) tickets to the last 2013 season 49ers game at Candlestick Park (12/23/13, at 5:40 pm PT vs. Atlanta), and two (2) VIP tailgate party passes. ARV: $508. Odds of winning prize are 1:3,722,959 based upon (an estimated 37,229,589) number of cans produced.
VIP STADIUM TOUR AND PLAYER/ALUM DINNER: Two (2) winners will each win a VIP Stadium Tour and attend a player/alum dinner. Each winner and three (3) guests will get a special tour of the new Levis stadium and practice facility (tour will be given by a player/alum). Following the stadium tour, winner and guests will attend a VIP dinner with a player/alum. Limo transportation to and from dinner will also be provided. ARV: $1,300. Odds of winning prize are 1:18,614,795 based upon (an estimated 37,229,589) number of cans produced.
VIEWING PARTY AT THE 49ERS TRAINING FACILITY: Fifteen (15) winners will be able to attend a special viewing party at the 49ers training facility. Fifteen (15) winners can bring four (4) guests for a Sunday game viewing party in the Team Defensive Meeting Room. Winners and guests will enjoy a catered meal and the game would be displayed on the large projection screen. Winners and their guests will each receive a co-branded goodie bag. ARV: $150. Odds of winning prize are 1:2,481,973 based upon (an estimated 37,229,589) number of cans produced.
FAITHFUL FAN EXPERIENCE: Six (6) winners will each win the opportunity get to line the field when the 49ers run out of the tunnel. Each winner will also receive a parking pass and (2) tickets to a 49ers game. ARV: $838. Odds of winning prize are 1:6,204,932 based upon (an estimated 37,229,589) number of cans produced.
49ERS FLAG FOOTBALL: Four (4) winners will each win a 49ers Flag Football Experience. Each winner will be able to invite ten (10) of their friends to play flag football at the 49ers Training Facility. Each team will be coached by a player/alum. Winners and their guests will be treated to a catered lunch in the 49ers Café. ARV: $965. Odd of winning prize are 1:9,307398 based upon (an estimated 37,229,589) number of cans produced.
49ERS FLY AWAY EXPERIENCE: Two (2) winners will each win a 49ers Fly Away Experience. Each winner will receive: Two (2) Southwest Airlines travel vouchers ($300 each), two (2) night standard double occupancy hotel accommodations at the team's hotel of choice, (2) tickets to a 49ers away game (to a destination and on a date selected by Sponsor in its sole discretion), and a $500 gift card/spending voucher. ARV: $1,850. Odds of winning prize are 1:18,614,795 based upon (an estimated 37,229,589) number of cans produced.
All other expenses not specifically mentioned herein such as for transportation to and from events and airports, parking, gratuities, etc. are solely the responsibility of the prize winner and guests. Winners' companions must be 18 years or older unless accompanied by winner who is the minor's parent or legal guardian at time of trip. 49ers event date and times are determined in the sole discretion of the 49ers and may be subject to change. Sponsor and the 49ers will not be responsible for weather conditions, acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation or postponement of any 49ers events. 49ers tickets may not be resold or offered for resale. Any such resale may result in disqualification and prize forfeiture, and may invalidate the license granted by the game ticket(s). Sponsor reserves the right to assign seating.
MAILING INSTRUCTIONS TO CLAIM PRIZES: To redeem potentially winning Game Piece/winning can, follow the instructions on game piece or can. All claims are subject to verification and authenticity. Potential prize claims must be postmarked by November 16, 2013 and received by November 20, 2013.
ELIGIBILITY: You must be a legal resident of the U.S. residing in CA or NV, 18 years or older to be eligible for this Game. Employees of all participating locations, Pepsi Beverages Company ("Sponsor"), PepsiCo, Inc., Pepsi-Cola Company, its bottlers, the San Francisco 49ers, the NFL Entities (as defined below), and each of their respective affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional or judging agencies and the immediate family members of such employees are not eligible to win. Limit one prize per name, address and/or household.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. No substitution of prize is offered, no transfer of prize to a third party is permitted and non-cash prizes will not be redeemed for cash value. Prize recipients will be responsible for paying all federal, state, and local taxes based upon the value of the prizes set forth in these rules; if applicable, winner may receive an IRS Form 1099 for the retail value of the prize. The submission of potential winning game pieces is the sole responsibility of the participant who assumes all risk of loss, damage, destruction, delay and misdirection of the game piece. Sponsor and its agents are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, misdirected, mutilated or postage-due prize claims or requests. All persons, by participating in this promotion and submitting a prize claim, agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which shall be final and binding. You are not a winner of a prize until your potential winning game piece has been timely received and verified by Sponsor, and you have complied with these Official Rules. Prizes will be delivered within 2-3 weeks of verification. If you have a winning can and are not able to meet the redemption date deadline to postmark by November 16, 2013, you can still redeem that potential winning can be postmarked by February 28, 2014 and received by March 5, 2014. This option is available only in the event, where the VIP Experience tied to the winning can has expired and potential winner submits their "EMPTY" can by the February 28, 2014 postmarked date, Sponsor will award winners two (2) tickets to a future 2014 49ers home game and one (1) parking pass. ARV: $100.
VERIFICATION: All Game Pieces (including cans) submitted for redemption become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. All Game Pieces are subject to verification at the sole discretion of Sponsor and anti-fraud detection devices may be used to verify winners. Game Pieces and Official Prize Claim Forms will be void if they fail to pass anti-fraud detection measures or if found to be photocopied, reproduced, altered, forged, defaced, tampered with, mutilated, stolen, unauthorized or illegible in any way, or if they fail to contain special markings and/or security codes used by Pepsi Beverages Company in this promotion. Game Pieces will also be void if defective or if they contain printing or other mechanical errors or are printed or produced in error. No prizes will be awarded to the holder of any Game Piece which is determined to be void or otherwise ineligible and Sponsor shall have no further obligation or liability in respect thereof except to replace the void Game Piece with another randomly selected piece if appropriate upon request. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded, and if there are more prize claims received than the number of prizes offered in any prize category, the total number of prizes listed shall be awarded via a random drawing from among all persons submitting prize claims for that category. Only specially marked Game Pieces distributed by participating bottlers during the duration of the game will be accepted. YOU ARE NOT A WINNER UNTIL YOUR GAME PIECE HAS BEEN RECEIVED AND VERIFIED AS ELIGIBLE BY THE JUDGES ACCORDING TO THE OFFICIAL RULES. YOU WILL RECEIVE CLAIM FORMS ONCE YOUR GAME PIECE HAS BEEN VERIFIED.
TERMINATION: Promotion ends in-store on the earlier of October 5, 2013 or when the supply of specially marked packs of Pepsi and Diet Pepsi or specially marked game pieces has been exhausted, whichever occurs first.
RELEASES: Prize winners may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and Publicity Release, within five (5) days of issuance before prize will be awarded. If the required documents are not returned within five (5) days of receipt, or if any mail is returned as undeliverable without a forwarding address, then prize may be forfeited. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification. All winners, by acceptance of a prize, agree to release all participating locations, Pepsi Beverages Company, PepsiCo, Inc., Pepsi-Cola Company, its bottlers, and each of their respective affiliates, distributors, suppliers and advertising, promotion or judging agencies, and the NFL Entities (as defined below), from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses of any kind to persons (including death) and property which may be sustained in connection with receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while traveling to, preparing for and/or participating in any prize-related activity. Except where prohibited by law, winner must consent to the use of his/her name, voice, picture or other likeness without compensation for promotional purposes as determined by Sponsor. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification. Sponsor makes no representation or warranties of any kind concerning the appearance, performance or safety of any prize awarded, including, but not limited to its quality, merchantability, mechanical condition or fitness, except for any express manufacturer's warranty as may be included in the purchase agreement. No cash option is available. NFL Properties LLC, NFL Ventures, Inc., NFL Ventures, L.P., the NFL, Member Professional Football Clubs and each of their respective shareholders, subsidiaries, representatives, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, and employees (collectively the "NFL Entities") will have no liability or responsibility of any claim arising in connection with participation in this sweepstakes or any prize awarded. The NFL Entities have not offered or sponsored this sweepstakes in any way.
WINNERS' LIST: For a list of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by March 31, 2014 to "Pepsi 49ers Gold Can" Winners' List Request, P.O. Box 1095, Elmhurst, IL 60126.
SPONSOR: Pepsi Beverages Company, 27717 Aliso Creek Road, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
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