On March 3rd, we are celebrating the 100th Year of our Cruiser Patent. In honor of this, we’re giving away a jacket based on the original patent each week to a lucky Filson fan.
To enter, simply visit our Facebook page, find the appropriate contest posting, then “Like” and “Comment” on the post. At the end of each week, we’ll compile the entries and pick a randomized winner. For our first giveaway, the final time to enter was Sunday, March 9th at Noon PST. The winner of our first giveaway, by random selection, was Brant Boelts. On Monday, March 10th we launched our second contest and Dustin Meier won a brand-new Short Cruiser Jacket. Russell Stecyk won a classic Mackinaw Cruiser for the third weekly giveaway. Our fourth and final weekly contest came to a close on Sunday, March 30th at Noon PST, and the winner was Brent Richardson. Thank you to everyone that entered.
Full Facebook contest rules and regulations below.
OFFICIAL RULES FOR
Filson Century of the Cruiser Facebook Contest
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
The “Filson Century of the Cruiser Contest” is sponsored Filson.com (“Sponsor”). This contest is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By participating in the contest, each entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the contest, as determined by Sponsor and its agents, are final in all respects. The contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to Sponsor, not Facebook.
ELIGIBILITY. The Contest is open to legal residents of their respective countries where not prohibited by law, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry who have Internet access and a valid e-mail account prior to the beginning of the Contest Period. Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD. The first Sweepstakes begins at March 3, 2014 6AM PST and ends at March 9, 2014, noon PST. (“Sweepstakes Period”). All entries (submissions) must be received on or before the time stated during that submission period. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the contest at their sole discretion. The second weekly contest will be from March 10, 2014 at 9AM PST and ends March 16, 2014, noon PST. The third weekly contest period will begin March 17, 2014, at 9AM PST and end March 23, 2014, noon PST. The fourth and final weekly contest period will begin March 24, 2014 at 9AM PST and end March 30, 2014, at noon PST.
HOW TO ENTER. You can enter the Sweepstakes through the Sponsor Facebook Page. You can find the application on the specific post and timeline of the Sponsor Facebook page. Entrants must fill out all required fields on the entry form and participate in the contest. After submitting the required information on the entry form, the entrant will receive one (1) entry into the drawing. One entry per person.
WINNER SELECTION. All eligible entries received during the Submission Period will gathered into a database at the end of the Submission Period. A winner will be chosen at random. The winner will be announced on or about March 10, 2014 on or about 7 PM PST. Announcement and instructions for prize will be sent by direct message to winner. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her Facebook message account for prize notification and receipt or other communications related to this sweepstakes. If the potential prize winner cannot be reached by Administrator (or Sponsor) within fifteen (15) days, using the contact information provided at the time of entry, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable, that potential prize winner shall forfeit the prize. If the potential prize winner cannot be reached, the prize will not be awarded. Upon the request of the Sponsor, the potential winner may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Prize Acceptance Form and IRS W-9 form. If the potential winner fails to comply with these official rules, the potential winner will be disqualified. Prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received.
PRIZE. One (1) Filson Cruiser Jacket per weekly contest. Maximum value per weekly contest is $550. 4 prizes in total will be awarded for a maximum value of $2200.
Terms and conditions may apply. Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the prize winner. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE IS SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.
ADDITIONAL LIMITATIONS. Prize is non-transferable. No substitution or cash equivalent of prizes is permitted. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting or these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of any winner, or the distribution of any prize. Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to possible legal action by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the Sweepstakes, without notice, and for any reason, including, without limitation, if Sponsor determines that the Sweepstakes cannot be conducted as planned or should a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Sweepstakes. In the event any tampering or unauthorized intervention may have occurred, Sponsor reserves the right to void suspect entries at issue. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives, and any telephone network or service providers, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.
INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, THE FACEBOOK PLATFORM, ADMINISTRATOR, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FROM ANY LIABILITY, DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THAT ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES AND THE ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE THAT MAY BE WON. SPONSOR AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE CONDITION, FITNESS OR MERCHANTABILITY OF THE PRIZE. SPONSOR AND ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY FOR DAMAGE TO ANY COMPUTER SYSTEM RESULTING FROM ACCESS TO OR THE DOWNLOAD OF INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONNECTED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES.
PUBLICITY. By participating, each entrant grants Sponsor permission to use his/her name, likeness or comments for publicity purposes without payment of additional consideration, except where prohibited by law.
SWEEPSTAKES SPONSORS. This sweepstakes is sponsored by: C.C. Filson Co. 1741 1st Avenue S., Seattle, WA, 98134
Any questions regarding this Sweepstakes should be directed email@example.com
FILSON “#CenturyOfTheCruiser” INSTAGRAM CONTEST
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE CHANCES OF WINNING.
DESCRIPTION: FILSON “#CenturyOfTheCruiser” INSTAGRAM CONTEST (the “Contest”) begins on March 19, 2014 at 12:01 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) and ends on March 26th, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. PST (the “Contest Period”). Entry in the Contest does not constitute entry into any other promotion or contest. By participating in the Contest, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of C.C. Filson Co. 1741 1st Avenue S., Seattle, WA, 98134 (“Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects.
ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open to legal residents of their respective countries where not prohibited by law, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry and who did not purchase any item for the purposes of entering this contest. This Contest DOES NOT APPLY to employees of C. C. Filson Co., its parent and affiliate companies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee. The Contest is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Contest is void where prohibited by law. Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant.
HOW TO ENTER: Take the following steps to enter an eligible submission (a “Submission”)
1) Follow @Filson1897 on Instagram.
2) Re-post the specific #CenturyOfTheCruiser image on your personal Instagram account. Tag @Filson1897 in your comment or post, as well as “#CenturyOfTheCruiser”
LIMIT: One prize will be awarded. No individual can enter the Contest more than once.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION:All eligible entries received during the Contest Period will gathered into a database at the end of the Submission Period. A winner will be chosen by random drawing. The winner will be announced on or about March 27th, 2014 on or about 10 AM PST. Announcement and instructions for prize will be sent by direct message to winner via Instagram Direct or through commenting on their individual account. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her Direct Instagram Inbox for prize notification and receipt or other communications related to this contest. If the potential prize winner cannot be reached by administrator (or Sponsor) within fifteen (15) days, using the contact information provided through the Instagram platform, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable, that potential prize winner shall forfeit the prize. If the potential prize winner cannot be reached, the prize will not be awarded. Upon the request of the Sponsor, the potential winner may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Prize Acceptance Form and IRS W-9 form. If the potential winner fails to comply with these official rules, the potential winner will be disqualified. Prizes may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries are received.
PRIZE: One (1) Filson Cruiser Jacket is available. Maximum value is $550.
GENERAL PRIZE CONDITIONS: No cash alternative or prize substitutions will be allowed, except Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize(s) of comparable value if a prize listed is unavailable for any reason. Prize winner shall be solely responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes, and the reporting consequences thereof, and for any other fees or costs associated with the applicable prize.
NON-INFRINGEMENT OF RIGHTS: Acceptance of a prize constitutes prize winner’s permission for Sponsor and its designees to use prize winner’s name, photograph, submission, likeness, likeness, biographical information, statements and address (city and state) for advertising, promotional and/or publicity purposes worldwide and in all forms of media now known, including the Internet, or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation, notification, permission or other consideration, except where prohibited by law.
WAIVER/RELEASE OF LIABILITY OF SPONSOR: Sponsor is not responsible for errors in the administration or fulfillment of this Contest, including without limitation inaccurate transmissions 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. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
GENERAL RULES: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor impairs the integrity of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If terminated Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, determine the winners from among all eligible Submissions received up to the time of such action using the same random drawing. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the Submission process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other disruptive manner and void all associated Submissions.
PUBLICITY: By participating, each entrant grants Sponsor permission to use his/her name, likeness or comments for publicity purposes without payment of additional consideration, except where prohibited by law.
DISPUTE/CHOICE OF LAW: All disputes, claims and causes of action (each a “Claim”) arising out of or relating to the Contest, the meaning or interpretation of the Official Rules or any prize shall be resolved by applying the laws of the State of Washington, without regard to conflict of laws provisions therein and shall be solely and exclusively brought in United States District Court for King County Washington or the appropriate state court in Washington State. All Claims shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event include attorneys’ fees, and under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, special and consequential damages.
WINNER’S LIST: For winner’s name, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: C.C. Filson Co. 1741 1st Avenue S., Seattle, WA, 98134, ATTN: Social Media
Any questions regarding this Sweepstakes should be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
This Contest is in no way sponsored or administered by Instagram.