National Fried Chicken Day Contest Rules

By Crawford County June 26, 2017



This Contest (“Contest”) is sponsored and run by the Crawford County Convention & Visitors Bureau (“Sponsor”). Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules, along with this website’s Terms of Use and Privacy Statement.

Contest Period: The “Contest” will run June 26th – July 6th with the final winner being announced on July 7th.

Eligibility: The Contest is open to anyone age 18 or older as of the date of entry who is a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, except where prohibited by law or in any state that would require advance registration of this Contest. Contest is void in Puerto Rico and U.S. territories and possessions. You are not eligible to participate in the Contest if you are not a legal resident of the 50 United States or D.C. Sweepstakes is void where restricted or prohibited by law. Employees, officers and directors of the Crawford County Convention & Visitors Bureau (the “Sponsor”), and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, promotion, advertising agencies and anyone involved in the Contests’ development or execution, the immediate family members (meaning spouses, parents, siblings, children and their respective spouses) of such employees, officers and directors and members of the households of such employees, officers and directors are not eligible.

How to Enter: Entrants must post a video doing the “The Chicken Dance” to the Crawford County Convention & Visitors Facebook Page. The video MUST be posted as a comment in the original Contest post, featured on the Crawford County Convention & Visitors Bureau Facebook page. Limit one (1) entry per person. If video involves a group, the prize will be awarded to the person from which the post was made. Personal information submitted by an entrant will be treated according to Crawford County Convention & Visitors Bureau Privacy Policy. Sponsor reserves the right to deny any entry based on submission of incomplete information or non-compliance with these Official Rules. Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, or unintelligible entries.

Winner Selection. All valid entries submitted by 11:59 P.M. CDT, Thursday, July 6th (“Cutoff Date”) will be eligible. An independent panel will determine the overall winner.  Any entry submitted after the Cutoff Date will not be eligible. The prizes will be awarded to the entrant who is selected through our selection process. The winner will be notified through the Facebook account they used to register entry. The winner has three (3) days from notification to respond and confirm the winning entry. If the initial winner does not respond within this period, then another winner will be selected. If necessary, subsequent winners will be selected until there is a confirmed winner provided time permits. The winner may be required to complete an affidavit or declaration of eligibility/liability and, where permitted by law, a publicity release, which must be signed and returned so that it is received by Sponsor within seven (7) days of the prize notification. Failure to comply may result in forfeiture of all rights to prize(s). Sponsor is not responsible for and shall not be liable for late, lost, misdirected, or unsuccessful efforts to notify winners.

Prize: The winner will receive Prize by mail or pick-up. The Prize will consist of a gift certificate to one of or a combination of the following restaurants: Chicken Mary’s, Chicken Annie’s Original, Pichler’s Chicken Annie’s, Chicken Annie’s Girard, Barto’s Idle Hour Steak House & Lounge, Gebhardt’s Chicken Dinners. The value of his prize will be equal to $10 per week for 52 weeks or $520. The prize will be presented on a single gift card or a combination of cards as determined by the participating restaurant(s). The expiration of the certificate shall be July 6th, 2018.  The winner is responsible for sales tax, as required by local law.

The “Fried Chicken for a Year” package will be awarded to one (1) selected winner. Value is $520.00. Taxes and other expenses not specifically identified in these Official Rules are the sole responsibility of the Prize winner. No transfer, substitution or cash equivalent for prizes is allowed except as deemed necessary by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if a prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason. Limit one prize per person/family/household. Sponsor is not responsible if potential Prize winner is unable or unavailable to accept the prize. If the Prize winner is not able or willing to travel to a chosen restaurant to redeem the prize, the winner privileges and Prize will be terminated and an alternative Prize winner will be selected from the remaining eligible entries if time permits. Sponsor reserves the right, but is not obligated, to cancel or modify the Contest in its discretion and shall award a substitute prize of equal or greater value, which may include, but is not limited to, a cash prize equivalent to the Value of the Prize as set forth in these Official Rules. All prizes are awarded “AS IS” and without warranty of any kind, express or implied, except as provided by the manufacturer.

General Terms and Conditions. By participating, entrants agree that Sponsor, its shareholders, agents and representatives, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors are not responsible or liable for, and shall be released and held harmless from: (i) telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind; (ii) any condition caused by events beyond the control of Sponsor that may cause the Contest to be disrupted or corrupted; (iii) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest; (iv) any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with or resulting from participation in the Contest, acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to amend and interpret these Official Rules at any time, and to terminate, suspend or cancel Contest at any time for any reason, including, without limitation, if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem or security breach corrupts the administration, security, or proper conduct of the Contest. Participation in this Contest constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use winner’s name, hometown (including state or province) and/or likeness for promotional purposes without further compensation. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant and Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Kansas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of the State of Kansas or any other jurisdiction), that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Kansas. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

A copy of these Official Rules and a winner’s list may be obtained by sending an email request to no later than July 31st, 2017.

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