Contest Rules and Regulations

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO ENTER. VOID IN ALASKA, HAWAII, PUERTO RICO AND WHERE PROHIBITED. DO NOT ENTER CONTEST IF YOU ARE NOT LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES. Bud Boyz Contest is sponsored by Media Consultants, Inc. Giveaway Rules: 1. How to enter the contest: (a) Entries will be received online beginning at 12:00AM (CT) on Monday, April 21, 2014 and end at 11:59PM (CT) on Sunday, May 11, 2014. (b) Judges will select 15 candidates from all eligible entries, with those not selected to be eliminated from further consideration. (c) Voting for the selected candidates will begin online at 12:00AM (CT) on Monday, May 12, 2014 and end at 11:59PM (CT) on Sunday, June 15, 2014. (d) Winners will be announced on Thursday, June 19, 2014. (e) Contest sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, misdirected or illegible entries. Sponsor is not responsible for technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable Internet connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, which may limit the ability to participate in the contest. 2. Online Voting: (a) Selected entries will be posted at the Entry Site for public voting between 12:00AM on Monday, May 12, 2014 and 11:59PM (CT) on Sunday, June 15, 2014. (b) Contest sponsors in their discretion reserve the right at any time not to post, or to remove, any entry that fails to comply with these rules. (c) Anyone may vote, but voters must register and only one vote per person (per email address) per one-hour period. 2. Eligibility Restrictions: (a) The contest is open to all persons who are legal residents of the 48 Contiguous United States or the District of Columbia, who are at least twenty-one (21) years old at the time of entry. Internet/email access is required to enter. A current and valid U.S. Passport is required take the prize trip. (b) All entries become the sole property of Media Consultants, Inc. and will not be returned. (c) By entering, entrants agree to abide fully and unconditionally by these rules, and warrant and represent that their entry is their original work, and grant to Media Consultants, Inc. the right to edit, publish, promote and otherwise use their entries without further permission, notice or compensation. 3. Prizes: (a) Three night all inclusive trip for two from Chicago to Riviera Maya, Mexico staying at the beautiful Occidental Grand Xcaret, all-inclusive round trip airfare from O’ Hare International Airport, hotel, transfers, meals. Hotel and departure taxes, insurance and Apple Vacation service fees will be covered. Any incidentals are the responsibility of the winner and/or their guest. Trip must be completed by December 10, 2014. (b) Winners are guaranteed and must appear at a minimum of 7 paid ‘ Bud Boyz’ appearances with as many as 12 appearances. Winners are hired as outside contractors for their appearances by Media Consultants, Inc. with appearance fees based on $100 per appearance, paid upon full completion of assigned appearance. The participating winner is responsible for transportation to/from each assigned appearance in the Chicago area. (c) If the prize is not claimed in person on announcement on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Hydrate Nightclub in Chicago, the winner forfeits the prize. (d) Contest prizes are not transferable. Prizes may not be substituted for or redeemed for cash. Media Consultants, Inc. reserves the right to substitute prize of comparable value. (e) Since the prize involves travel, winner and travel companion must agree to the airline’s Terms and Conditions of travel. Once confirmed, trip dates and travel accommodations cannot be changed by winner; however, travel is subject to availability, holiday/blackout dates and availability, and/or change due to circumstances beyond Sponsors’ and Administrators’ control. (f) Since the prize involves travel outside the United States, winner and travel companion must have a current and valid U.S. Passport. 4. Selection of Winners: (a) Decisions of Media Consultants, Inc. with respect to the contest are final and binding in all matters related to this Contest. (b) Winner will be selected by popular online vote from entries on or about 12:00PM (CT) on Monday, June 16, 2014 and announced at 10:00PM (CT) on Thursday, June 19, 2014. Winner must be present to win. Winner will be notified by email. If email and mailing address from entry is not valid, winner forfeits prize. 5. Conditions: (a) By participating in the contest, the winner or winners agree to have their name used. By accepting the prize, each winner grants to Media Consultants, Inc. the right to use the winner’s name, picture and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and publicity, without further permission or additional compensation. All expenses on receipt and use of prize, beyond those outlined, are the sole responsibility of winner. (b) Winner, by acceptance of their prizes, agree to release Media Consultants, Inc., and respective advertising, promotion and production agencies from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any prize-related activity. (c) Contest sponsors reserve the right to make changes in the rules of the contest which will become effective upon announcement. (d) No purchase necessary. The contest is void where prohibited. (e) Federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. All federal, state and local taxes and/or fees are the sole responsibility of the winner. (f) Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification. (g) Winners must complete at least 7 appearances in order to qualify for their trip to Mexico, failure to appear at any appearance or failure to complete a minimum of 7 appearances results in the forfeiture of the trip.  If the trip has already been taken by the winner and does not complete the minimum agreed upon appearances, the winner is responsible for fully reimbursing Media Consultants, Inc for the value of the trip as well as related expenses.