Wal-Mart
     
 

Sweepstakes

Official Rules

 
     
 
 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

 
 

Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry. This Sweepstakes is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the 50 United States, the District of Columbia or in Puerto Rico.

 
     
  1. How to Enter  
 

There are ways to enter: (a) Make a purchase (of any amount) at a participating Walmart retail location between , be the recipient of a survey invitation on your cash register receipt, log onto the website on the top of your Walmart cash register receipt (www.survey.walmart.com) between 12:00:01am Central Time (CT) on and 11:59:59pm CT on , enter the unique code on your cash register receipt, complete the survey and click the “submit” button. (b) Go to the on-line address www.entry.survey.walmart.com and complete the entry form with your complete name, mailing address, phone number and age. All online entries must be received by , 11:59 pm CT.

All entries become the sole and exclusive property of the Walmart Stores Inc. (“Sponsor”) and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned.  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, mutilated, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, postage-due, technically corrupted or garbled entries or mail, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic.  Only fully completed entry forms are eligible.  Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.

 
     
  2. Start/End Dates  
 

Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01am CT on and ends at 11:59:59pm CT on .

 
     
  3. Eligibility  
 

Participation open only to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico, who are 18 or older as of date of entry.  Void outside of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico, and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. Employees of Sponsors, its subsidiaries, their respective advertising and promotion agencies, and each such entity’s immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. “Immediate family member” shall be deemed to mean husband, wife, children, mother, father, sister, sister in-law, brother or brother in-law.  Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico, and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

 
     
  4. Random Drawing/Odds  
 

Potential winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for the drawing. Drawing will be conducted by a Sponsor representative on or about . By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the judges, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.

 
     
  5. Prizes  
 

Five (5) Grand Prizes will be awarded, each consisting of a Walmart gift card in the amount of $1,000. Total retail value of all prizes to be awarded is $5,000. Prizes are non-transferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions. In the case of unavailability of any prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. All Walmart gift card terms and conditions apply to the use of the prizes, and are incorporated herein by reference. Prizes will be distributed 8-10 weeks after confirmation of the affidavit is complete.

 
     
  6. Notification  
 

Potential winners will be notified by phone and UPS courier service or the United States Postal Service, and will be required to sign and return, where legal, a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release within fourteen (14) days of prize notification. If any winner is considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Liability/Publicity Release must be signed by his/her parent or legal guardian and such prize will be delivered to minor’s parent/legal guardian and awarded in the name of parent/legal guardian. After verification of the Affidavit, prize will be mailed using UPS courier services or United States Postal Service.  If any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if any winner rejects his/her prize or in the event of noncompliance with these Sweepstakes rules and requirements, such prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected from all remaining eligible entries. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given. 

 
     
  7. Conditions  
 

All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners. Participation in Sweepstakes and acceptance of prize constitutes each winner’s permission for Sponsor to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, picture, portrait, voice, biographical information and/or any statements made by each winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor for advertising and promotional purposes without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. By participating, entrants and winners agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its advertising and promotion agencies and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors, from any and all liability, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in Sweepstakes, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of any prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery. Sponsor is not responsible if Sweepstakes cannot take place or if any prize cannot be awarded due to acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified.

 
     
  8. Additional Terms  
 

In case of dispute as to the identity of any online entrant, entry will be declared made by the registered name and address on such entry.  Any potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that such person is the winner.  Any other attempted form of entry is prohibited; no automatic, programmed; robotic or similar means of entry are permitted. Sponsor, its affiliates, partners and promotion and advertising agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Sponsor will select the winners from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site.  Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor representatives.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

 
     
  9. Use of Data  
 

Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its privacy policy. Please review the Sponsor’s privacy policy at https://survey.walmart.com/Surveys/WM/StoreTrak/Privacy_en.htmBy participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s privacy policy.

 
     
  10. List of Winners  
 

To obtain a list of winners, visit http://www.survey.walmart.com/winners.htm or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by to: Wal-Mart Sweepstakes, PO Box 6000, Clear Lake, MN 55319.

 
     
  11. Sponsor  
 

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Bentonville, AR 72716-8611.