Official Rules



NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Jameson Game Day Sweepstakes is open to legal U.S. residents, residing in CA, FL, & TX, 21 years of age or older. Begins 12:00:01 a.m. ET 5/1/18, ends 11:59:59 p.m. ET 7/31/18. Visit jamesonsweepstakes.com for free entry details and Official Rules, which govern. 6 messages per query. By texting you authorize Pernod Ricard to send you an automated text message to your #. Consent not required for condition of purchase. Message & Data rates may apply. Text “STOP” to 88500 to stop. Text “HELP” to 88500 for help. Sponsor: Pernod Ricard USA, LLC, New York, NY.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL UNITED STATES RESIDENTS, RESIDING IN CA, FL & TX, 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OVER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.
  1. Sweepstakes Period: The Jameson Game Day Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes” ) begins at 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on May 1, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on July 31, 2018 (the "Sweepstakes Period" ). For residents of California, the Sweepstakes Period consists of three (3) monthly Entry Periods, as follows: Entry Period 1 begins at 12:00:01 a.m. ET on May 1, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on May 31, 2018; Entry Period 2 begins at 12:00:01 a.m. ET on June 1, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on June 30, 2018; and Entry Period 3 begins at 12:00:01 a.m. ET on July 1, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on July 31, 2018. For residents of Florida and Texas, there is only one Entry Period which will consist of the entire Sweepstakes Period.
  2. How To Enter:
      a) Via Text/site:
        FOR RESIDENTS OF FLORIDA ONLY:
      • If you are a legal United States resident, residing in Florida, to participate using a text-enabled cell phone/device, send a text message with the keyword JAMESON1 (the “Keyword”) to the short code “88500”. Next, you will receive a text message back with instructions on how to visit the Site (as defined below) to complete the online entry form to receive one entry (the “Florida Entry”) into the random drawing, as described in section 4a.

      • FOR RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA ONLY:
      • If you are a legal United States resident, residing in California, to participate using a text-enabled cell phone/device, send a text message with the keyword JAMESON2 (the “Keyword”) to the short code “88500”. Next, you will receive a text message back with instructions on how to visit the Site (as defined below) to complete the online entry form to receive one entry (the “California Entry”) into the corresponding monthly random drawing, as described in section 4b.

      • FOR RESIDENTS OF TEXAS ONLY:
      • If you are a legal United States resident, residing in Texas, to participate using a text-enabled cell phone/device, send a text message with one of the Keywords listed in the table below to the short code “88500”. Next, you will receive a text message back with instructions on how to visit the Site (as defined below) to complete the online entry form to receive one entry (the “Texas Entry”) into the random drawing, as described in section 4c.
        Region/Chain Keyword
        Dallas JAMESON3
        San Antonio JAMESON4
        El Paso JAMESON5
        Houston JAMESON6
        Chain 1 JAMESON7
        Chain 2 JAMESON8
        Chain 3 JAMESON9
        Data and text-messaging rates may apply. Text “STOP” to 88500 to stop. Text “HELP” to 88500 for help. Text messaging requires 2-way text messaging capable device.

      b) Via the Site Only:
        FOR RESIDENTS OF FLORIDA ONLY:
      • If you are a legal United States resident, residing in Florida, visit jameson1.jamesonsweepstakes.com (the “Site”) and complete the online entry form to receive one Florida Entry into the random drawing, as described in section 4a. All eligible Entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. ET on July 31, 2018 to be eligible for the random drawing, as described in section 4a.

      • FOR RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA ONLY:
      • If you are a legal United States resident, residing in California, visit jameson2.jamesonsweepstakes.com (the “Site”) and complete the online entry form to receive one California Entry into the corresponding monthly random drawing, as described in section 4b. All eligible Entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. ET on July 31, 2018 to be eligible for the final California monthly random drawing, as described in section 4b.

      • FOR RESIDENTS OF TEXAS ONLY:
      • If you are a legal United States resident, residing in Texas, visit one of the URLs listed in the table below (the “Site”) and complete the online entry form to receive one Texas Entry into the corresponding monthly random drawing, as described in section 4c. All eligible Entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. ET on July 31, 2018 to be eligible for the final Texas monthly random drawing, as described in section 4c.
      • Region/Chain Keyword
        Dallas jameson3.jamesonsweepstakes.com
        San Antonio Jameson4.jamesonsweepstakes.com
        El Paso Jameson5.jamesonsweepstakes.com
        Houston Jameson6.jamesonsweepstakes.com
        Chain 1 Jameson7.jamesonsweepstakes.com
        Chain 2 Jameson8.jamesonsweepstakes.com
        Chain 3 Jameson9.jamesonsweepstakes.com
        If you enter using the Dallas Keyword/Site, you must reside in the greater Dallas metropolitan area.
        If you enter using the Houston Keyword/Site, you must reside in the greater Houston metropolitan area.
        If you enter using the San Antonio Keyword/Site, you must reside in the greater San Antonio metropolitan area.
        If you enter using the El Paso Keyword/Site, you must reside in the greater El Paso metropolitan area.


        California Entries, Florida Entries, and Texas Entries shall herein be collectively referred to as “Entry”. Entries become the property of Sponsor upon receipt and will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, corrupted, incomplete or damaged Entries. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.

        Limit one (1) Entry per person per day regardless of method of entry.

        NOTE ABOUT PARTICIPATING VIA TEXT USING A DEVICE: When you use your device and/or transmit data via your device, standard data/text messaging rates may apply according to the terms and conditions of your service agreement with your wireless carrier. Other charges may apply (such as normal airtime and carrier charges) and may appear on your mobile phone bill or be deducted from your prepaid account balance. Wireless carriers' rate plans may vary, and you should contact your wireless carrier for more information on rate plans and charges relating to your participation in this Sweepstakes. Check your device’s capabilities for specific instructions.

  3. Eligibility: Open to legal United States residents, residing in California, Florida, and Texas, 21 years of age or older as of date of Entry. Employees of Pernod Ricard USA, LLC (the “Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”), their respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, divisions, suppliers, distributors, retailers of alcohol-beverage products; and advertising, promotional and judging agencies (collectively “Sponsor and its Administrators”), and each of their respective employees, shareholders, directors, officers, members and agents and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate or win. Void outside of California, Florida, Texas and where prohibited and subject to all federal, state and local laws.

  4. Sweepstakes Drawings:
      a. On or about the August 1, 2018, the Administrator will a random drawing from among all eligible Florida Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period, as follows:
        One (1) Florida Grand Prize winner

      b. On or about the Wednesday following each Entry Period’s end date, the Administrator will conduct separate random drawings from among all eligible California Entries received during the corresponding Entry Period only, as follows:
      • Four (4) California Grand Prize winners [one (1) per Entry Period, except for the final Entry Period, which will have two (2) Grand Prize winners]
      • Thirty (30) California First Prize winners [ten (10) per Entry Period]

      c. On or about August 1, 2018, the Administrator will conduct separate random drawings from among all eligible Texas Entries received, as follows:
      • Nine (9) Texas Grand Prize winners [one (1) from among all eligible Entries received using the Dallas Keyword/Site, one (1) from among all eligible Entries received using the San Antonio Keyword/Site, one (1) from among all eligible Entries received using the El Paso Keyword/Site, one (1) from among all eligible Entries received using the Houston Keyword/Site, two (2) from among all eligible Entries received using the Chain 1/Site, one (1) from among all eligible Entries received using the Chain 2 Keyword/Site, and two (2) from among all eligible Entries received using the Chain 3 Keyword/Site]

    Entries will not be carried forward to subsequent Entry Periods’ random drawings, if any. The random drawing will be conducted by the Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Prizes will be awarded provided a sufficient number of eligible Entries are received. The odds of winning the prize will depend on the number of eligible Entries received per Entry Period/Keyword.

  5. Prize and Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): California Grand Prize (4 total – as outlined above): A Sponsor-selected grill (ARV: $159 each). California First Prize (30 total, 10 per Entry Period): Sponsor-selected Jameson swag (ARV: $190 each). Florida Grand Prize (1): A game viewing package, including a Sponsor-selected HDTV, a Sponsor-selected soundbar system with wireless subwoofer, and a $750 check made payable to the winner to be used towards catering (ARV: $1,850). Texas Grand Prize (9 total – as outlined above): A game viewing package, including a Sponsor-selected HDTV, a Sponsor-selected soundbar system with wireless subwoofer, and a $750 check made payable to the winner to be used towards catering (ARV: $1,850 each). ALCOHOL IS NOT PART OF ANY PRIZE. The ARV of any prize listed is subject to price fluctuations in the consumer marketplace based on, among other things, any gap in time between the date the ARV is estimated for purposes of these Official Rules, and the date the prize is awarded. If the actual purchase price of the prize is less than the ARV stated herein, winner will NOT be entitled to a check, cash or other form of payment for the price difference. Prize is subject to availability. Prize is awarded “as is” without any warranty or guaranty of any kind. No substitution or transfer of prize permitted except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor who reserves the right to substitute prize of equal or greater value in the event the prize is unavailable. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of winner.

  6. General Rules: 6. Potential winners will be notified via email. Each potential California Prize winner will be required to confirm his/her mailing address and eligibility within three (3) days of notification or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. Each potential Florida and Texas Grand Prize winner winner will be required to sign and return, via email/email link, an Affidavit of Eligibility and liability and publicity release, except where prohibited, within three (3) days of notification. If potential California or Texas winner fails to return the completed affidavit within three (3) days, or if affidavit is returned as undeliverable or if potential winner is deemed ineligible, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected. Return of prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection. Prizes will be fulfilled within six-eight weeks after the conclusion of winner confirmation. All taxes related to the prize are the responsibility of winner. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to Sponsor and its Administrators to use winner’s name and likeness for promotional purposes without further compensation except where prohibited by law. Winner, by accepting the prize, their guest and all entrants, as a condition of entry/participation, agree, as applicable, to release and hold harmless Sponsor and its Administrators, their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional and judging agencies and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, members, employees, agents, assigns, and all others associated with the development and execution of the Sweepstakes, from and against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever, for injuries, death, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with submitting an Entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes, the receipt, ownership or use of any prize awarded, or while preparing for, participating in or from any prize-related activity or for any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement or offering of the prize. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email account used to enter, will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” of the email account is defined as the natural person who is assigned to the email account by an internet service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes; violates these Official Rules; acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner: or acts with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Sponsor and its Administrators are not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications, whether caused by the sender, by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes which may limit the ability to participate, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries and administration of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Sweepstakes if it cannot be completed as planned for any reason, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, technical failures or corruption of any sort. In such event, Sponsor will award the prize in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received per Entry Period/Keyword prior to cancellation. As a condition of entering in the Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that: 1) under no circumstance will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages, other than for out-of-pocket expenses; 2) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and 3) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys’ fees.

  7. Winner: For the name of the winner, available after August 31, 2018, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by September 29, 2018, to: The Jameson Game Day Sweepstakes - Winners, 100 Marcus Dr. Attn: CG, Melville, NY 11747.

  8. Sponsor/Administrator: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Pernod Ricard USA, LLC, 250 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10177. The Administrator of the Sweepstakes is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.