Thump by Wingstop Promotion

Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. THUMP BY WINGSTOP PROMOTION.
Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS PROMOTION IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH TWITTER OR PERISCOPE (COLLECTIVELY, “PERISCOPE”). YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO WINGSTOP RESTAURANTS, INC. AND NOT TO PERISCOPE. THE INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE TO WINGSTOP RESTAURANTS, INC. AND THEIR AGENCY MAY BE USED FOR ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES WITHOUT ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION OR CONSENT, UNLESS PROHIBITED BY LAW. A MOBILE DEVICE/SMARTPHONE IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROMOTION, AND CARRIER’S STANDARD DATA RATES APPLY.

1. SPONSOR: The sole Sponsor of the THUMP by Wingstop promotion (“Promotion”) is Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. (“Wingstop” or “Sponsor”), 5501 LBJ Freeway, 5th Floor, Dallas, TX 75240

2. ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who have reached a minimum of 18 years of age or the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence, whichever is older (each eligible person that enters will be referred to as an “Entrant”). Employees of Sponsor and each of their parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, along with the employees of any participating advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and members of all such employees’ immediate family (defined as parents, siblings, spouses and children; whether biological, adopted, step or in-law) and/or those living in the same household of each such employees, are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. Entry in the Promotion constitutes your full and unconditional acceptance of these official rules (“Official Rules”).

3. HOW TO ENTER:

First Entry Period. Beginning Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. Central Daylight Time through Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 3:59 p.m. Central Daylight Time (the “First Entry Period”), there will be (3) prizes awarded to three (3) unique Entrant’s during the 4 1/2 half hour time period. Prizes will be broadcast on Periscope at random times throughout the First Entry Period. Prizes will be broadcast on Periscope for a pre-determined amount of time (the “Prize Broadcast Period”). The exact time of each broadcast will not be displayed on screen. Prize Broadcast Period can range from 30 seconds-10 minutes and exact length of time of each Prize Broadcast Period will not be communicated to the Entrant. Entrant must complete the following steps to enter the Promotion during the First Entry Period and during the Prize Broadcast Period:
1) Visit the @Wingstop page via the Periscope App.
2) Enter the broadcast; if broadcast is not in session or paused, wait for new broadcast to begin.
3) Holding screen appears as a countdown to the next Prize Broadcast Period. Wait for the prize item to be displayed once holding screen countdown completes.
4) When new Prize Broadcast Period begins and you are prompted, use the ‘hearting’ feature by tapping your screen multiple times over the course of the Prize Broadcast Period time period.
5) Provide the most ‘hearts’ in the Prize Broadcast Period to attempt to win the prize that is featured.
Any leaderboard displayed during a broadcast is preliminary and subject to verification. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a username or account by the Periscope App. Participants must enter using only a Periscope account subscribed to and registered in his/her name. The potential winner may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the user name Periscope account associated with the winning Entry. Automated Entries (including but not limited to entries submitted using any robot, script, macro or other automated service) are not permitted and will be disqualified. No other method of entry will be accepted.

Second Entry Period. Beginning Friday July 29, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time through Friday July 29, 2016 at 3:59 p.m. Central Daylight Time (the “Second Entry Period”), there will be six (6) prizes awarded to six (6) unique Entrant’s during the Second Entry Period. Prizes will be broadcast on Periscope at random times throughout the Second Entry Period. Prizes will be broadcast on Periscope for a pre-determined Prize Broadcast Period. The exact time of each broadcast will not be displayed on screen. Prize Broadcast Period can range from 30 seconds-10 minutes and exact length of time of each Prize Broadcast Period will not be communicated to the Entrant. Prizes in the Second Entry Period may roll over into the Third Entry Period if necessary AND prizes from the Third Entry Period may be given away in the Second Entry Period. If prizes roll over to Third Entry Period, those prize winners for those prizes will be determined in the Third Entry Period. Entrant must complete the following steps to enter the Promotion during the Second Entry Period and during the applicable Prize Broadcast Period:
1) Visit the @Wingstop page via the Periscope App.
2) Enter the broadcast; if broadcast is not in session or paused, wait for new broadcast to begin.
3) Holding screen appears as a countdown to the next Prize Broadcast Period. Wait for the prize item to be displayed once holding screen countdown completes.
4) When new Prize Broadcast Period begins and you are prompted, use the ‘hearting’ feature by tapping your screen multiple times over the course of the Prize Broadcast Period time period.
5) Provide the most ‘hearts’ in the applicable Prize Broadcast Period to attempt to win the prize that is featured.
Any leaderboard displayed during a broadcast is preliminary and subject to verification. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a username or account by the Periscope app. Participants must enter using only a Periscope account subscribed to and registered in his/her name. The potential winner may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the user name Periscope account associated with the winning Entry. Automated Entries (including but not limited to entries submitted using any robot, script, macro or other automated service) are not permitted and will be disqualified. No other method of entry will be accepted.

Third Entry Period. Beginning Friday July 29, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time through Saturday July 30, 2016 at 7:59 a.m. Central Daylight Time (the “Third Entry Period”), there will be six (6) prizes awarded to six (6) unique Entrant’s during the Third Entry Period. Prizes will be broadcast on Periscope at random times throughout the Third Entry Period. Prizes will be broadcast on Periscope for a pre-determined Prize Broadcast Period. The exact time of each broadcast will not be displayed on screen. Prize Broadcast Period can range from 30 seconds-10 minutes and exact length of time of each Prize Broadcast Period will not be communicated to the Entrant. Prizes in the Second Entry Period may roll over into the Third Entry Period if necessary AND prizes from the Third Entry Period may be given away in the Second Entry Period. If prizes roll over to Third Entry Period, those prize winners will be determined in the Third Entry Period. Entrant must complete the following steps to enter the Promotion during the Third Entry Period and during the applicable Prize Broadcast Period:
1) Visit the @Wingstop page via the Periscope App.
2) Enter the broadcast; if broadcast is not in session or paused, wait for new broadcast to begin.
3) Holding screen appears as a countdown to the next Prize Broadcast Period. Wait for the prize item to be displayed once holding screen countdown completes.
4) When new Prize Broadcast Period begins and you are prompted, use the ‘hearting’ feature by tapping your screen multiple times over the course of the Prize Broadcast Period time period.
5) Provide the most ‘hearts’ in the applicable Prize Broadcast Period to attempt to win the prize that is featured.
Any leaderboard displayed during a broadcast is preliminary and subject to verification. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a username or account by the Periscope app. Participants must enter using only a Periscope account subscribed to and registered in his/her name. The potential winner may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the user name Periscope account associated with the winning Entry. Automated entries (including but not limited to entries submitted using any robot, script, macro or other automated service) are not permitted and will be disqualified. No other method of entry will be accepted.

4. ENTRIES: For purposes of this Promotion, an “Entry” shall occur when an Entrant uses the ‘hearting’ feature on Periscope as many times as possible during the applicable Prize Broadcast Period. The Prize Broadcast Period can range from 30 seconds-10 minutes and exact length of time of each prize auction will not be communicated to the Entrant. An Entrant must meet the following requirements (the satisfaction of which shall be determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion) to be eligible for a prize:
• ‘Hearting’ must be manually done by the Entrant and cannot be automated in any way (i.e. bot).
• Entrant must be able to provide full name, date of birth, contactable Twitter handle, a valid United States or District of Columbia physical mailing address (no P.O. boxes), a valid United States or District of Columbia phone number and email address (with a valid .com address) if selected as a winner in the link provided by Sponsor.
• Entrant must be able to submit W-9 tax form to Wingstop before receipt of certain prizes if the prize value is $600 or more. Entrant must be contactable via email to receive W-9 tax form.
• Entrant must meet the eligibility requirements set forth in Section 2.

Any Entry that does not meet the requirements set forth in these Official Rules may be disqualified, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Information obtained as a result of entrance into the @Wingstop broadcast will be used at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entrant’s name, Twitter handle and Twitter profile picture may be featured on Wingstop social channels and Wingstop.com. Information may be used for future social marketing outreach and programs for Wingstop. Entrants agree to defend and indemnify Sponsor, its advertising and promotion agencies, including Barkley, Inc., and any of their affiliated or subsidiary companies, as well as any of their agents, representatives, employees, officers, directors, shareholders, or contractors (the “Released Parties”) from any and all claims or demands that the Entry infringes any rights of any third party. Entries using macro, robotic, script or other forms of automatic entry will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. By submitting an Entry, each entrant grants to Sponsor and anyone authorized by Sponsor, the non-exclusive, royalty-free right to use the Entry content on any of Sponsor’s websites or social media sites for purposes relating to the Promotion, including advertising and promoting the Promotion, during the term of the Promotion and prize awarding period. Entrant further agrees Sponsor and anyone authorized by Sponsor may exploit, edit, modify, post, create derivatives of, distribute and otherwise use the Entry and all elements of such Entry, together with any other material, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, in any manner, in whole or in part, worldwide, without territorial, time or media limitation and without any further compensation or notification to, or permission from, entrant or any third party, for any purpose whatsoever, including without limitation, for purposes of advertising, publicity, or trade. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt.

5. PRIZES & APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE: There will be three (3) winners in the First Entry Period, six (6) winners in the Second Entry Period and six (6) winners in the Third Entry Period (“Winner”). If prizes from the Second Entry Period roll over into the Third Entry Period OR if Third Entry Period prizes are given away in the Second Entry Period, the number of winners per period may increase or decrease accordingly.

There will be three (3) unique winners in the First Entry Period. Three (3) unique winners will have the ability to win one of three (3) prizes including:
1) Wing Shop Flat Bill hat; Approximate Retail Value = $12.00
2) Wing Shop Lemon Pepper Socks (1 pair); Approximate Retail value = $9.00
3) Wing Shop t-shirts (2); Approximate Retail value = $36.00
Total Approximate Retail Value of all prizes during this period is $57.00. Prizes may vary pending size, style or availability.

There will be approximately six (6) unique winners in the Second Entry Period. Six (6) unique winners will have the ability to win one of six (6) prizes including:
1) VIP concert experience (quantity of two (2) $250 Ticketmaster gift cards and $1,000 American Airlines gift card); Approximate Retail Value = $1,500.00
2) Mystery Bag with Wing Shop tote ($12.00), car decals ($5.00), lemon pepper air freshener ($2.50), baseball cap ($12.00), Wingstop gift card ($100.00); Approximate Retail Value = $131.50
3) Talib Kweli signed vinyl record; Approximate Retail Value = $20.00
4) Mystery Bag with Wing Shop t-shirt ($18.00), lemon pepper socks ($9.00), sticker sheet ($5.00), car decals ($5.00), lemon pepper air freshener ($2.50), Wingstop gift card ($100); Approximate Retail Value = $139.50
5) Beach cruiser bike; Approximate Retail Value = $500.00
6) Mystery Bag with Wing Shop t-shirts (5); Approximate Retail Value = $90.00
Total Approximate Retail Value of all prizes during this period is $2,381.00 excluding shipping and taxes. Prizes may vary pending size, style or availability.

There will be approximately six (6) unique winners in the Third Entry Period. Six (6) unique winners will have the ability to win one of six (6) prizes including:
1) Wingstop All Access gift card; Approximate Retail Value = $500.00
2) Mystery Bag with Wing Shop lemon pepper socks ($9.00), t-shirts (2; $36.00), Wingstop gift card ($100.00): Approximate Retail Value = $145.00
3) Turntable; Approximate Retail Value = $950.00
4) Mystery Bag with Wing Shop lemon pepper socks ($9.00), lemon pepper air freshener ($2.50), t-shirt ($18.00), flat bill hat ($12.00), Wingstop gift card ($100); Approximate Retail Value = $141.50
5) Year Supply of Wingstop (Wingstop gift card); Approximate Retail Value = $1,000.00
6) Custom Nike Shoes; Approximate Retail Value = $1,500.00
Total Approximate Retail Value of all prizes during this period is $4,236.50 excluding shipping and taxes. Prizes may vary pending size, style or availability.

All winners are responsible for payment of any income taxes on their prize. Winners will be sent a W-9 via email for any prizes with a value of $600 or more. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize. The prize will be sent to a winner on or after September 23, 2016 via United States Postal Service and may require signing at time of delivery. Winner shall allow approximately 6-8 weeks for prize to arrive. Prizes are not redeemable for cash or transferable. No substitution, assignment, or transfer of prize is allowed, except, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, a prize of equal or greater value may be substituted if featured prize or portions thereof become unavailable. The prizes will be awarded on or about September 23, 2016, provided each winner is verified and claims the prize as directed, after which no alternate winner will be selected, nor unclaimed prize awarded. In the event Wingstop is unable to award a prize to a winner due to size, style or availability restrictions, the winner will be awarded a prize similar in value.

6. WINNER(S) SELECTION:

First Entry Period. The Entrant who has tapped the most hearts during each of the (3) individual Prize Broadcast Period in the First Entry Period will win. If there are multiple Entrants that have the same number of hearts during a Prize Broadcast Period, the winner will be selected at random between and among the tied Entrants. Each of the (3) Prize Broadcast Periods are unique and heart quantity starts over for each Prize Broadcast Period. Each of the winners of the (3) Prize Broadcast Periods may be featured on screen after the Prize Broadcast Period closes. Wingstop will attempt to notify the winners as outlined in section 7 NOTIFICATION within 12 hours of the First Entry Period. Entrants may only win 1 total prize from the First Entry Period. If a winner continues to participate in the First Entry Period after winning and taps the most hearts in subsequent Prize Broadcast Periods, those subsequent Entries will be disqualified and the next Entrant with the second-most hearts will win. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any Entry that it believes is acting in a manner not consistent with the spirit or theme of the Promotion. The decision of the Sponsor is final and binding on all matters relating to the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to select fewer potential winners, if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified Entries.

Second Entry Period. The Entrant who has tapped the most hearts during each of the approximately six (6) individual Prize Broadcast Periods in the Second Entry Period will win. If there are multiple Entrants that have the same number of hearts that would qualify for a Prize Broadcast Period, the winner will be selected at random among the tied Entrants. Each of the six (6) Prize Broadcast Periods are unique and heart quantity starts over for each Prize Broadcast Period. Each of the winners of the six (6) Prize Broadcast Periods may be featured on screen after the Prize Broadcast Period closes. Wingstop will attempt to notify the winners as outlined in section 7 NOTIFICATION within 12 hours of the Second Entry Period. Winners may only win 1 prize from First Entry Period and 1 from the Second and Third Entry Periods combined. If a winner continues to participate after winning 1 prize from the Second or Third Entry Period and taps the most hearts in subsequent Prize Broadcast Periods during those periods, those subsequent Entries will be disqualified and the next Entrant with the second-most hearts will win. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any Entry that it believes is not acting in a manner consistent with the spirit or theme of the Promotion or these Official Rules. The decision of the Sponsor is final and binding on all matters relating to the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to select fewer potential winners, if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified Entries.

Third Entry Period. The Entrant who has tapped the most hearts during each of the approximately six (6) individual Prize Broadcast Periods in the Third Entry Period will win. If there are multiple Entrants that have the same number of hearts during a Prize Broadcast Period, the winner will be selected at random among the tied Entrants. Each of the six (6) Prize Broadcast Periods are unique and heart quantity starts over for each Prize Broadcast Period. Each of the winners of the six (6) Prize Broadcast Periods may be featured on screen after the Prize Broadcast Period closes. Wingstop will attempt to notify the winners as outlined in section 7 NOTIFICATION within 12 hours of the Third Entry Period. Winners may only win 1 prize from First Entry Period and 1 from the Second and Third Entry Periods combined. If a winner continues to participate after winning 1 prize in the Second or Third Entry Period and taps the most hearts in subsequent Prize Broadcast Periods, those subsequent Entries will be disqualified and the next Entrant with the second-most hearts will win. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any Entry that it believes is acting in a manner not consistent with the spirit or theme of the Promotion or the Official Rules. The decision of the Sponsor is final and binding on all matters relating to the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to select fewer potential winners, if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified Entries.

Note: Any leaderboard or listing of Entrants during any Prize Broadcast Period is preliminary and not a final determination of the winner. The number of heartings and the qualifications of the Entrant to win a prize are subject to confirmation by the Sponsor.

7. NOTIFICATION: The potential winners will be notified on Thursday, July 28, 2016, Friday, July 29, 2016 or Saturday July 30, 2016 within 12 hours of the Prize Broadcast Period ending. Potential winners will be notified in one of the following ways 1) if following @Wingstop on Twitter, Wingstop will send a direct message and follow a potential Winner on Twitter so they can direct message Wingstop back or 2) if not following @Wingstop on Twitter, Wingstop will send an @reply to a potential winner’s Twitter handle and follow a potential winner on Twitter, requesting potential winner to direct message Wingstop. Once direct message is open, Wingstop will provide a potential winner a link to a Google form private page where they will be prompted to enter their full name, date of birth, contactable Twitter handle, a valid United States or District of Columbia physical mailing address (no P.O. boxes), a valid United States or District of Columbia phone number and email address (with a valid .com address) if selected as a winner in the link provided by Sponsor. If a potential winner does not reply by 5:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time on Friday, August 5, 2016 Sponsor will choose another winner. Unclaimed prizes may not be awarded. Sponsor will be responsible for all applicable shipping and handling fees.

8. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: Entrants must have internet access through a mobile device/smart phone, a valid email address (that may not change prior to the conclusion/winner notification period or they may be disqualified), an account on Twitter and an account on Periscope that is on a public setting (that may not change prior to the conclusion/winner notification period or they may be disqualified). If an Entrant cannot be contacted due to not having their account on public setting, then that Entrant will be disqualified. Expenses not specifically included in prize description and all taxes on the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. The prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Promotion. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Sponsor and its agencies to use winner’s name and/or likeness, biographical material and/or Entry content for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. By participating in the Promotion, entrants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, its advertising and promotion agencies, Periscope and all of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representative agents, successors, assigns, officers, directors, contractors, and employees (“Releasees”) for, from and against any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind to persons including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion or acceptance or use of the prize. Releasees are not responsible for any printing, typographical, mechanical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of the prize. In no event will more prizes be awarded than the number of prizes described above.

9. PROMOTION LIMITATIONS: Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, inaccurate, stolen, delayed, misdirected, undelivered or garbled Entries, or for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of Entry materials (including the failure of transmission of any hearting), or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor or its representatives on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof. If for any reason the Internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from eligible entries received prior to the event resulting in termination. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in a Promotion if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception or other unfair playing practices or intending to abuse, threaten or harass other entrants. Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any website, or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law.

SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO ENTRANT SHOULD CHECK THEIR LOCAL LAWS TO LEARN IF ANY OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS APPLY.

10. DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW: Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts situated in Dallas County, Texas; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys’ fees; (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation lost profits may be awarded (collectively, “Special Damages”); and (4) Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. Texas State Law, without reference to Texas’s choice of law rules, governs the Promotion and all aspects related thereto.

11. PRIVACY POLICY: Please see the Privacy Policy regarding use of personal information collected online in connection with this Promotion. http://www.wingstop.com/privacy/