Cracker Barrel Survey Sweepstakes Official Rules

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

Sweepstakes Entry Period: The Cracker Barrel Survey Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Time (“CT”) on July 1, 2017 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on December 31, 2017 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States including the District of Columbia, age 18 or older at the time of entry (“Entrant”). Void outside the U.S., and wherever else prohibited by law. Employees of Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (the "Sponsor") and its respective subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, and the immediate family members of, and/or those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to enter. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

How To Enter: There are two (2) ways to enter the Sweepstakes.

Method #1: Receipt Invite - To enter participants can make a purchase at a participating Cracker Barrel location to receive a specially-marked cash register receipt which will have instructions inviting participants to visit a website or call a designated phone number, enter the requested information on the receipt (the “Receipt Information”), answer any required customer satisfaction survey questions and provide your contact information.  Participants must follow online instructions at the designated website for entering Requested Information.  When the Requested Information has been successfully entered and accepted (Requested Information must be entered exactly as they appear or they may not be accepted), participants will be invited to complete an online survey. Upon completion of the survey, the participant will be invited to complete the entry form in its entirety and submit to receive one (1) Sweepstakes entry for the Survey Period during which the entry is received (the “Survey Entry”).  Each set of Requested Information may only be entered one (1) time during the Sweepstakes Period and cannot be re-used. All Requested Information submitted is subject to verification.  The answers to the survey will have no effect on a participant’s ability to enter or win. Sponsor’s computer is the official clock for this Sweepstakes. Proof of entry does not constitute proof of submission. Online entrants are subject to all notices posted online including but not limited to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy. Limit: One receipt invite/survey entry per week.

Method #2: To enter by mail:  Hand print your name, complete address, age and phone number on a postcard and mail it via first-class mail to:  Cracker Barrel Survey Sweepstakes, PO Box 16500, Rochester, NY 14616.  Mail-in entries must be postmarked by close of an Entry Period and received by Sponsor no later than the Mail Received By date in the chart below to be entered in the Sweepstakes and to be eligible for the random drawing applicable to that Entry Period.

Survey Periods: There are six (6) Survey Periods as defined in the chart below (“Survey Period”). Entries must be received during the Survey Period to be eligible for that Survey Period drawing.  Non-winning Survey Period entries will not be rolled over to subsequent Survey Periods.

Survey Period Entry Period Start Date: 12:00:01 AM ET on Entry Period End Date: 11:59:59 PM ET on Mail-In Entry Received By Date Survey Period Drawing Date: on or about
1 07/01/17 07/31/17 08/07/17 08/10/17
2 08/01/17 08/31/17 09/07/17 09/11/17
3 09/01/17 09/30/17 10/07/17 10/10/17
4 10/01/17 10/31/17 11/07/17 11/10/17
5 11/01/17 11/30/17 12/07/17 12/11/17
6 12/01/17 12/31/17 01/08/18 01/10/18

Winner Selection/Notification: One (1) potential Grand Prize winner will be selected each Survey Period during the Sweepstakes Period in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received for that Survey Period.  The drawing for each Survey Period will be held in accordance with the chart above.  The drawings will be performed by an independent sweepstakes agency, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters related to this Sweepstakes.  Winners will be notified by telephone and/or mail.  Prizes will be sent within 4-6 weeks of winner being verified.  Any failure to comply with these Official Rules will result in a forfeiture of eligibility to win the prize. All taxes and expenses relating to the prizes are the winner’s responsibility.

Prize and Prize Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): One (1) Monthly Grand Prize: One (1) Grand Prize will be available to be won each Survey Period during the Sweepstakes.   Each Grand Prize winner can choose from one of the following prizes:  Either a Cracker Barrel rocking chair (ARV $150) OR a $100 Cracker Barrel Gift Card (ARV $100).  If winner chooses the gift card, the $50 difference in prize value between the rocking chair and the gift card will not be awarded. Total maximum value of all prizes is $900.00 per the Sweepstakes Period. Limit one winner per family or household per the Sweepstakes Period. Gift cards are not redeemable for cash. Gift cards usage is subject to complete terms and conditions, including expiration dates.

Odds: Odds of winning a prize will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received for each Survey Period. 

Prize Conditions: Prizes are non-assignable or transferable. No substitution is permitted except if prize is unavailable, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. No exchange or substitution of prizes, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Any other incidental expenses associated with the receipt and/or use of prize is the winner’s sole responsibility.

The winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes, if applicable. Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use winner's name, prize won, hometown, likeness, opinions, video tape, photographs, and statements for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission.

Winner acknowledges that the Sponsor and all other businesses affiliated with this Sweepstakes and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of the prize being offered.

General Conditions: Participating entrants unconditionally agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of independent judging agency and the Sponsor, and release the Sponsor and its affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this Sweepstakes, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from all claims and liability relating to their participation in the Sweepstakes, and the acceptance and use/misuse of the prize offered. Winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in this Sweepstakes or use/misuse or redemption of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize.

If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to an infection by a computer 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, at which time, Sponsor will conduct a random drawing from among all eligible entries received at the time of the Sweepstakes termination to determine a potential winner. The 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. The Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received by the Sponsor due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site, or any combination thereof, 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 is not responsible for incompatibility of entrant’s hardware, software or browser technology. 

In the event of a dispute over the identity of an email entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the "Authorized Account Holder" of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. Authorized Account Holder means the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.   Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof; or (ii) any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you (i) agree to be bound by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor and the independent promotion administrator, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from any Sweepstakes it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules; and (ii) withdraw the online method of entry if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Sweepstakes), and to select potential winners from among all eligible entries received prior to withdrawal.

ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER OR VANDALIZE THIS WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the state of Tennessee.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of Tennessee without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Tennessee or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of Tennessee. The remedy for any claim shall be limited to actual damages, and in no event shall any party be entitled to recover punitive, exemplary, consequential, or incidental damages, including attorney’s fees or other such related costs of bringing a claim, or to rescind this agreement or seek injunctive or any other equitable relief.

THE PARTIES HEREBY WAIVE THEIR RIGHT TO JURY TRIAL WITH RESPECT TO ALL CLAIMS AND ISSUES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT WHETHER SOUNDING IN CONTRACT OR TORT, AND INCLUDING ANY CLAIM FOR FRAUDULENT INDUCEMENT THEREOF.

Privacy: By entering and providing the required entry information, Entrants acknowledge that the Sponsor may also send information, samples or special offers

it believes may be of interest to Entrant, or other information or goods offered by its marketing partners. Personal information collected from entrants is subject to the Privacy Policies, which can be found at https://www.crackerbarrel.com/privacy-policy.

Official Rules Request: To request a copy of the Official Rules, see https://www.crackerbarrel.com or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by January 10, 2017, to: Cracker Barrel Survey Sweepstakes Rules Request, PO Box 16350, Rochester, NY 14617.

Winners List: For a list of winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope by January 10, 2018, with your request to: Cracker Barrel Survey Sweepstakes Winner List, PO Box 16350, Rochester, NY 14667.

Sponsor: Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc., 305 Hartmann Dr, Lebanon, TN 37087.