Official Contest Rules
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“Cooking with Bingo” (“The Contest”) is an online contest that awards participants for the best recipe used from a random selection of cooking ingredients presented during a social Bingo event. For consideration (including, without limitation, the possibility of publicly using your name and participant information), the Participant is submitting certain information via an online submission form for the benefit of Playtika Santa Monica, LLC and its affiliates, subsidiaries and parent company (the “Company”) upon the following terms and conditions.
BEFORE YOU SUBMIT A RECIPE TO ENTER THE CONTEST, READ THE OFFICIAL CONTEST GUIDELINES BELOW. YOU MUST SIGNIFY YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL GUIDELINES BY CLICKING THE CHECKBOX WHERE INDICATED.
ALL DECISIONS, SELECTIONS AND DETERMINATIONS STATED HEREIN TO BE MADE BY THE COMPANY MAY BE MADE ON ITS BEHALF BY ITS DESIGNATED AGENT AND ARE UNDERSTOOD AND AGREED TO BE IN THE COMPANY’S SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION. ALL SUCH DECISIONS ARE FINAL.
The Contest is open to Participants, i.e. person(s) who submit a recipe using ingredients produced by the random Bingo game on the Contest Website, who are legal residents of fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Australia, and who are 21 years of age or older as of the time of the recipe submission. Employees of Playtika, its companies and subsidiaries, as well as agents and representatives of Playtika, its companies and subsidiaries, are not eligible to participate. The Company reserves the right to disqualify any individual and any or all of his/her submission application(s) if he/she is deemed by the Company to be (a) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; (b) violating the Terms of Service; (c) violating the conditions of use and/or general rules; or (d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person or act fraudulently in any manner.
All national/federal, state/province, and local regulations apply. Void where restricted, or prohibited by law.
The contest begins with a video broadcast on Facebook that will announce the random ingredients to be used on the contest site's bingo game (“Bingo Video”). The Bingo Video will air on or around 1 p.m. ET on February 14, 2019 and ends on 11:59 pm ET February 22, 2019 (the last time Participants can submit recipes). Finalists will be notified via email on February 26, 2019 and must confirm required contact information and participation within 24 hours to be considered a finalist, as set forth below. Three finalists will be confirmed and judged on a video broadcasted on Facebook on or around 12 p.m. ET on March 8, 2019 by a chef who will determine the contest winner using the criteria below.
During the Submission Period, go to COOKINGWITHBINGO.COM (“The Contest Website”) and enter your name and email. Once you have entered your email, play the provided Bingo board on the Contest Website by clicking on any ingredients called by the Bingo Video. The ingredients that make a Bingo on your card, determined by any ingredients called by the Bingo Video that are lined up across the board diagonally or vertically, are the ingredients you must use in your recipe (“Contest Ingredients”).
Create an original recipe that include all of your Contest Ingredients and submit them on the Recipe Submission form on the Contest Website, provided by email upon entering a valid email address and available on the Contest Website.
Participants may only submit one recipe and must include all of the Contest Ingredients but may include any number of other ingredients as well.
The recipe must include ingredients, portions, and enough instructional information that the chef can make it as instructed.
All recipes become the property of the Company. By submitting a recipe, Participant grants to the Company and its designees a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, unrestricted, irrevocable and sublicensable right to re-use, reproduce, modify and redistribute the recipe in any form, format or media.
By submitting a recipe, Participant affirms that he/she is submitting an original recipe and has all legal rights to submit the recipe.
All eligible recipes will be judged by a contest committee using a point-based rubric and three finalists will be selected. A qualified chef will determine the winner of the finalist by cooking the recipes and using a point-based rubric. All decisions made by the judges are final and binding and will determine the final winner. Judges will use the following criteria, weighted equally:
Following the airing of the video on Facebook, the potential winner will be notified by March 15, 2019. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
The potential contest winner will be notified by e-mail, mail or telephone by March 15, 2019 and be required to complete and Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and Publicity Release (unless prohibited by law) and any other documents required by the Company, which must be returned by March 22, 2019. Return of prize or prize notification as undeliverable, failure to sign and return documentation within the specified period or the inability of the Company to reach the winner within 7 business days may result in disqualification at the Company's discretion and award then given to the runner-up. The prize will be forfeited after failure to award the prize as stated herein after the third runner-up.
The winner will be announced publicly via the Contest Website and other communication channels on or about May 3, 2019.
A $2,500 Amazon.com gift certificate for the Contest Winner. The two finalists will each receive a $1,000 Amazon.com gift certificate. All prizes are non-transferrable.
By submitting a recipe, Participant agrees that:
Playtika Santa Monica, LLC