Tropical Sunrise Getaway Sweepstakes & Official Rules
Joie Inn getaway anyone?! 🍊 In celebration of First Watch’s Spring limited time juice, Tropical Sunrise 🍊🍍 🍓, we are giving away a tropical getaway at Joie Inn + a bunch of First Watch beach swag!
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, PARTICIPANT AGREES TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF FIRST WATCH, WHICH SHALL BE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL RESPECTS.
This 2023 FIRST WATCH & @ARROWSANDBOW GIVEAWAY (“Sweepstakes”) uses Instagram as a means of entry. This Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed, administered, associated with, or certified by Instagram. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes must be directed to First Watch and not Instagram. All Instagram logos and trademarks displayed in this Sweepstakes are property of Instagram. In the event that there is a conflict between these Official Rules and the Instagram terms of service or other applicable Instagram terms, these Official Rules shall govern.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to natural, legal residents of any of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older (nineteen  years of age or older if a resident of Alabama) at the time of entry. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law. Any prize awarded pursuant to this Sweepstakes will only be awarded by Sponsor upon potential winner’s verification of eligibility.
SPONSOR: The Sweepstakes sponsor is FIRST WATCH RESTAURANTS, INC. (“Sponsor”), located at 8725 Pendery Place, Suite 201 Bradenton, FL 34201. Sponsor and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders, and any entity involved in the development, production, implementation, administration, or fulfillment of the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, Ashley Petrone and the immediate family members of such individuals, are not eligible to participate. Sponsor will conduct the Sweepstakes substantially as described in these Official Rules. Any questions about the Sweepstakes should be directed to the Sweepstakes Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ENTRY PERIOD: The Sweepstakes entry period begins on March 20th, 2023, at 12:01 AM EST and ends on April 24th, 2023 at 11:59pm EST (“Entry Period”).
DRAW DATE: April 25, 2023
🍍 METHOD OF ENTRY: To enter this Sweepstakes, during the Entry Period, you must:
- Visit the URL firstwatch.com/get-tropical and enter your email and any other basic information required at such linked site (“Entry”).
- This URL can be accessed via QR code on our printed menus in-restaurant beginning March 20th, 2023. This URL will also become accessible in Ashley Petrone’s (@arrowsandbow) Instagram Stories/Highlights titled “First Watch Giveaway” or in the First Watch @firstwatch Instagram “bio” beginning April 4th, 2023.
- Entries that do not include all required information and adhere to these Official Rules as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, will be considered void.
- 🍓You may be eligible for an additional entry if you also “like” and “share” the specified reel posted by Ashley Petrone (via her Instagram handle @arrowsandbow) to your Instagram account stories and leave your favorite fruit emoji. To participate, you are not required to have a publicly viewable Instagram account, however, for an additional entry you must share a reel posted by Ashley Petrone (via her Instagram handle @arrowsandbow) to your Instagram account stories. If you do not have a public Instagram, you will not be eligible for this additional entry opportunity.
- Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, remove, delete and/or disqualify any Entry and/or Participant it deems inappropriate or otherwise non-compliant.
- Sponsor’s interaction, liking, or commenting on your Entry does not constitute selection/notification that your Entry was chosen as a winner. The winner will only be notified as stated below.
- You understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor.
- Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor Entries.
LIMITATION ON ENTRIES: LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON PER INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT (subject to one additional entry for liking and sharing the specified reel). No third-party entry or entry through any sweepstakes service is permitted. Any person who attempts or otherwise encourages the entry of multiple or false contact information under multiple identities or uses any device or artifice to enter or encourage multiple or false entries, as determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified. Use of robotic entry devices is strictly prohibited.
🍊🍍 🍓 PRIZE: The winner of the Sweepstakes will be eligible to receive the following prize package (“Prize”):
- 7-night stay (single room) at the Joie Inn located at 3501 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, FL 34217.
- First Watch branded Tropical Sunrise beach swag.
- Two $500 Delta gift cards to apply toward the cost of travel to Florida. These cards are not redeemable for cash and are valued up to $500 per card.
- A gift card for the Anna Maria Island Dolphin Tours for the “The Salty Dolphin” in the amount of $101.70. (This is the value of two Public Dolphin Tours, valued at $45 each, gift card inclusive of taxes and fees.)
The stay at the Joie Inn must be booked by the Winner on or before December 31, 2023 subject to availability. First Watch will provide booking instructions upon selection of the winning Entry and determination of eligibility. The Prize has an approximate retail value of up to $5,021.70 total.
Sponsor is not responsible if all or any portion of any Prize cannot be fulfilled due any event or circumstance outside of Sponsor’s reasonable control. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or a portion thereof) with one of comparable value, in its sole discretion.
ODDS: The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible Entries received.
DRAWING AND ELIGIBILITY: The winning Entry (“Winner”) will be selected at random by Sponsor from among all eligible Entries collected during the Entry Period, taking place on or about the Draw Date. The drawing will be conducted at Sponsor’s principal place of business by Sponsor.
If a Winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, the Prize may be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on finalists set forth herein. The Winner is solely responsible for any taxes attributable to or applicable to the Prize. Winner will receive an IRS Form 1099 for the value of the Prize, and, as part of eligibility considerations shall be required to provide Sponsor with information reasonably required to complete such tax reporting.
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Participant (or Winner) and may refuse to award a Prize to a person who is not eligible or has violated a rule, gained unfair advantage in the Sweepstakes, obtained winner status using fraudulent means, or refused to provide tax reporting information or eligibility affidavit as reasonably required.
If there is a dispute about the identity of the Winner, the Prize may be awarded to the natural person to whom the Instagram account is assigned. If the Winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with Sweepstakes rules, such Winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be awarded the prize in a separate random drawing, or the Prize may be forfeited, at the election of the Sponsor.
No transfer of a Prize is permitted.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: The Winner will be notified by Instagram Direct Message and asked to provide confirmation of eligibility. Inability of Sponsor to receive a response or confirmation of eligibility by the winner by Direct Message within seventy-two (72) hours after selection may result in disqualification of winner and an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing at Sponsor’s discretion. The Prize will be sent to the Winner by U.S. mail within fourteen (14) days after Winner has been notified and accepted the Prize and provided the confirmation of eligibility as required by Sponsor. If the Prize (or any portion) is returned as undeliverable or if the Winner fails to complete the confirmation of eligibility, then the Prize will be forfeited, and another winner may be randomly drawn, or the prize forfeited, at Sponsor’s election.
WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: Subject to determination of eligibility and compliance with the Sweepstakes Official Rules, the Winner will be announced via Sponsor’s verified Instagram account (@firstwatch) and Ashley Petrone will repost to her Instagram Stories. For an announcement of the Winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope after the Draw Date to: First Watch, c/o Sweepstakes Administrator, 8725 Pendery Place, Suite 201 Bradenton, FL 34201.
GENERAL: By submitting an Entry, you represent, warrant and agree that:
- You agree to be bound by these Official Rules and you consent to the use, by Sponsor its affiliates, subsidiaries, parents, and licensees (and Ms. Petrone), of your name, likeness, and image, in connection with the Sweepstakes and Sponsor’s related marketing activities, in any media or format now known or hereafter invented, in any and all locations, without any payment to or further approval from you.
- You consent to the submission and use of the Entry in the Sweepstakes and to its use as otherwise set forth herein.
- Your submission is gratuitous and made without restriction and will not place Sponsor under any obligation.
Each Participant will indemnify and hold harmless, Sponsor from any claims to the contrary.
Sponsor does not assume any responsibility for any disruption in the Sweepstakes, including but not limited to the failure or interruption of any internet service provider. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures and other statements contained in any Sweepstakes materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern, and control. In no event will Participants or Winners be entitled to more prizes than those listed in these Official Rules. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. All decisions as to these Official Rules and interpretations thereof are exclusively within the sole discretion of the Sponsor and may be changed from time to time without notice. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to Participants. Sponsor reserves the right to waive the entry requirements set forth herein in its reasonable discretion.
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes at any time without notice. A potential Winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential Winner is the authorized account holder of the Instagram account associated with the winning Entry. If, in Sponsor’s sole determination, a dispute cannot be resolved, the Entry will be deemed ineligible. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified. Entries that are incomplete, garbled, or corrupted are void and will not be accepted.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: By submitting an Entry, you hereby grant permission for your name and Instagram handle to be posted by the Sponsor and Ashley Petrone in perpetuity, regardless of whether your Entry is selected as a winner. You agree that the Sponsor is not responsible for any unauthorized use of an Entry by third parties.
The Winner hereby expressly grants the Sponsor and its respective designees all rights to use and publish his/her name, likeness (photographic or simulated), voice, and city/state of residence for all purposes, including without limitation, advertising, marketing, promotional and publicity purposes in connection with this Sweepstakes (“Advertising”), in any and all media now or hereafter devised, worldwide in perpetuity, without any form of notice or any amount or kind of compensation or permission, except where prohibited by applicable law. All copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights in such Advertising shall be owned by the Sponsor and/or its licensors, and each Participant hereby disclaims and waives any claim of right to such Advertising. Such Advertising shall be solely under the control of the Sponsor and/or its licensors, and each Participant hereby waives any claim of control over the Advertising content as well as any possible claims of misuse of such winning recipient’s name, likeness or voice under contract, tort, or any other theory of law. Winner shall provide such consents and affidavits as are reasonably required to evidence such consent.
CONDUCT: Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification. The Sponsor reserves the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the participation process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, or to be acting in any manner deemed by the Sponsor to be in violation of the Official Rules, or to be acting in any manner deemed by the Sponsor to be unsportsmanlike or disruptive, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person and void all associated Entries and/or registrations.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER, YOU OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVEs THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY: No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor resulting from Participant’s participation in or attempt to participate in the Sweepstakes or ability or inability to upload or download any information in connection with the Sweepstakes. No responsibility or liability is assumed by the Sponsor for technical problems or technical malfunction arising in connection with any of the following occurrences which may affect the operation of the Sweepstakes By participating in the Sweepstakes, Participants agree (a) to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Ms. Petrone and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, governors, owners, distributors, retailers, agents, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, representatives, and agents from any and all claims, actions, losses, injuries, damages or liabilities arising from or relating to such Participant’s participation or inability to participate in the Sweepstakes; (b) under no circumstances will Participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (c) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees and court costs.
By accepting a prize, winners (x) agree that the Sponsor, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by winner against, any liability including, without limitation, for personal injury or death to Participant or any third party or damage to personal or real property due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by any reason, including the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize, and (y) grant (and agree to confirm grant in writing promptly upon request) to Sponsor, and its designees and assigns the right to the use of their name, photograph, likeness, voice, image, statements and biographical information, at any time or times, for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes in any media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, including the Internet without review, notification or approval, and additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES; AS A RESULT, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND THE FOREGOING PARAGRAPHS SHALL NOT APPLY.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: This Sweepstakes is offered only in the United States and all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, Participant’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 State of Florida, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. Sponsor is not liable in the event that any portion of the Sweepstakes or prize is canceled due to weather, fire, strike, acts of war or terrorism, pandemic, epidemic, outbreaks of infectious disease or any other public health crisis including quarantine measures of any government authority or other restrictions, or any other condition beyond their control (a “Force Majeure Event”).
LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT A PARTICIPANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER OR VANDALIZE THE WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
2023 @arrowsandbow x First Watch Giveaway
Dated: March 13, 2023.