Bobby Flay's "Burger of the Month" Contest
Think your burger recipe has what it takes to be on Bobby Flay’s menu?
Do you think you make the best burger in town? Is it so good that our resident king of burgers, Bobby Flay, should put it on his menu at Bobby’s Burger Palace? If so, fire up your best patty and send us your recipe, along with a photo of you with your masterpiece by October 21, 2013. The burger has to be either beef or turkey and recipes will be judged on creativity, originality and presentation. The top 3 finalists will appear on the show to compete in a cook-off and Bobby will personally pick his favorite. For entry and full details, see below.
Contest Sponsor: KWP Studios Inc. ("Sponsor"), 226 West 26th Street, New York, New York 10001
Entry Period: 9:00 am ET Sept. 18, 2013 through noon ET Oct. 21, 2013
How to Enter & Win: For an opportunity to win, you must submit an original burger recipe and a photo of you with your burger. To enter below, enter your recipe in the "Text" box, upload your photo, provide all the requested information and agree to these Contest Rules by checking the box. Then hit the "SUBMIT" button. Your entry must be received by noon Eastern Time on October 21, 2013. Burgers must be made with either beef or turkey. Your recipe must be your original burger recipe and must not have been previously submitted to a contest or for publication. Limit one entry per person. Bobby Flay and associates from the Rachael Ray show (the "Judges") will select three (3) finalists from all eligible entries received based on creativity, originality and presentation. (Judges reserve the right to request additional materials from up to twenty-five (25) of their favorite entrants (the "Semi-Finalists") to assist in the judging process.) Finalists must be available to appear on the Rachael Ray show for a cook-off to help determine the winner at date(s) to be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion during the months of October and November 2013. The final winning recipe will be selected by Bobby Flay. Finalists and/or Semi-Finalists will be required to sign show appearance and/or materials releases. Inability to appear on the requested date(s) and/or execute requested releases shall be a basis to disqualify a potential finalist, in Sponsor's sole discretion.
Eligibility: Entrants must be eighteen (18) years of age or older and be a legal resident of one of the fifty (50) United States or Washington, D.C. Employees, officers, and directors (including such persons' parents, spouses, children and siblings and members of the same household) of Sponsor, the Rachael Ray show, Watch Entertainment, Inc., Scripps Networks, Inc., Harpo Productions, Inc., Bobby's Burger Palace restaurants, any other Bobby Flay affiliated restaurant and/or companies, and any/allof their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates or agencies (collectively the "Promotional Parties") are not eligible to participate in this Contest.
Finalists & Winner Notification: Finalists will be selected on or about October 28, 2013, but Sponsor reserves the right to postpone selection if additional time is needed to review entries. Finalists will be notified via the contact information provided with his/her entry and will have three (3) days to confirm his/her availability to appear on the show for the cook-off. The winner will be announced during a taping of the show sometime during late October – November 2013.
Prize & Restrictions: There will be one (1) winner and their recipe will be featured as the "Burger of the Month" in Bobby's Burger Palace (the "Prize"). The recipe will appear on the menu of at least one Burger Palace for no less than one (1) month at some point during the next 24 months in Bobby Flay's sole discretion. Winner will receive no financial compensation. In consideration for the possibility of having his/her recipe published on Bobby's Burger Palace menu, by submitting the entry, entrant is irrevocably transferring ownership of his/her recipe and photo, including all copyrights therein, in perpetuity to the Rachael Ray show and its producer KWP Studios, Inc.
Release of Liability and Publicity Restrictions: By entering the Contest, entrant agrees to release and hold harmless all of the Promotional Parties, Facebook, each of their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, successors, assigns and all of the foregoing entities' respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, agents and shareholders, including without limitation, Bobby Flay and Rachael Ray, from and against any and all claims, causes of action, demands, losses or liabilities of any nature whatsoever (including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death) which may result, directly or indirectly, in whole or part, from entrant's participation in the Contest or with respect to the awarding, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of the Prize or any part thereof. Except where legally prohibited, each winner grants to the Promotional Parties the right to use, reuse and license others to use his/her name, state of residence, photograph, and/or likeness, and any entry which has been submitted, for advertising, publicity, promotion and/or disclosure purposes in all media worldwide without limitation or additional compensation. Entrants agree that they will not issue any publicity, press or other information (including but not limited to social media postings) relating to their participation in this contest, the Show, Bobby's Burger Palace restaurants, Bobby Flay or Rachael Ray without preapproval by Sponsor. As a condition to receiving Prize, winner must execute liability, eligibility and publicity release forms, as well as a W-9 tax form if required (together, the "Prize Forms"). Failure to return executed Prize Forms within 2 days, may result in forfeiture of the Prize, in Sponsor's sole discretion.
Misc.: No purchase necessary. All federal, state and local laws apply. This Contest is void where prohibited by law. (This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Facebook – entrants are providing information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. Entrants are providing information to Sponsor and not to Facebook.)
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