Melinda’s / EL FENIX
Belize Giveaway
1. No Purchase Necessary.
This contest is open to legal residents of the contiguous 50 United States and D.C. who are twenty-one (21) years of age or older as of the promotion start date. Employees, directors, and/or officers (including immediate family members or members of the household) of Melinda’s Foods, LLC its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, distributors, advertising, fulfillment and promotion agencies and all other companies or entities associated with the Contest are not eligible to participate. Contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement and acceptance of these Official Rules which shall be final in all respects.
2. How to Enter.
Beginning at 12:01 a.m. CST on October 4, 2016 until 11:59 p.m. CST on November 6, 2016 you may enter the “Belize Giveaway” sweepstakes.  You may enter the “Belize Giveaway” sweepstakes by visiting the Melinda’s website ( All entries, once submitted, become the property of Melinda’s Foods, LLC and El Fenix shall not be returned. Any incomplete entries will not be eligible. Multiple entries are allowed per person.
3. Winning.
Melinda’s Foods, LLC . Sponsor shall select all winners.  The Grand Prize and runner up prize winner will be notified via e-mail. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Melinda’s Foods, LLC will be responsible for all applicable shipping and handling fees as well as applicable local taxes. If these rules differ from any promotional or other materials published in connection with the Contest, these rules shall control.
4. Prizes.
GRAND PRIZE: One (1) grand prize will be awarded. Grand Prize consists of an all-inclusive stay for two (2) at Coco Plum Island Resort in Belize and round trip airfare. All-inclusive vacation includes (4 nights/5 days) stay at Coco Plum Island Resort for two (2) and transfer to resort. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) is ($3,200). The approximate retail value (“ARV”) for Round Trip airfare for two to Belize is ($1,700). Total (“ARV”) for grand prize is ($4,900).
RUNNER UP PRIZE: Ten (10) runner up prizes will be awarded, each consisting of one (1) $50 Gift Card to El Fenix and one (1) Melinda’s fan pack. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each runner up prize is ($100)
Travel must be round trip. Sponsor or Administrator will determine airline, flight itinerary and hotel and accommodations in its sole discretion. The difference in value will not be awarded to the Grand Prize Winner. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Promotion, and those set forth by the Sponsor’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract.  Grand Prize Winner will not receive difference between actual and ARV. Prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Grand Prize (or a component thereof) for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason.  All travel must be completed by November 1, 2017, and must be arranged with Sponsor or Administrator a minimum of thirty (30) days in advance, and is subject to availability and Sponsor’s approval. If Grand Prize Winner is unable to fulfill Grand Prize during time period, Grand Prize Winner forfeits the Grand Prize in its entirety and an alternate winner may be selected. All travel dates will be determined by the Sponsor, and once made may not be altered except by Sponsor. Some restrictions may apply. Meals, incidentals, tips, telephone calls, or any other personal expenses incurred during the trip are the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. All other expenses not specifically identified as included in the Grand Prize are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. Grand Prize Winner and travel companion are responsible for obtaining travel insurance (and all other forms of insurance) at their option and hereby acknowledge that the Sponsor has not and will not obtain or provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance.  Grand Prize Winner and travel companion must travel the same itinerary and on the dates and/or times specified by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited in its entirety. Once the travel companion is selected, he/she may not be substituted, except at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Grand Prize Winner and travel companion are solely responsible for obtaining any identification documents necessary for travel. Travel companion of winner must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age or older. If potential winner’s travel companion fails to return such documents within date and/or time indicated within such documents, then the potential winner may forfeit the right to the travel companion.
Grand Prize cannot be transferred, substituted, or redeemed for cash except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Grand Prize, or portions thereof, with a prize of equal or greater value.
5. Conditions. Prizes are non-transferable. No cash redemption or substitution will be allowed, except at Melinda’s Foods, LLC sole discretion. If the prize is unavailable, Melinda’s Foods, LLC. reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Melinda’s Foods, LLC also reserves the right to cancel or modify the Contest or these Official Contest Rules if fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Melinda’s Foods, LLC reasonable control impairs the integrity of this Contest, as determined by Melinda’s Foods, LLC in its sole discretion. By participating, where allowable by law, entrant grants to Melinda’s Foods, LLC the worldwide right to publish, broadcast and use in any media, including the World Wide Web, participant’s entry, name, picture, and likeness, without limitation, for promotional and advertising purposes without additional compensation. Winner or winner’s guardian may be required, in the sole discretion of Melinda’s Foods, LLC , to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and a liability release within ten (10) days of the issuance of such documents or the prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. If Sponsor or Administrator is unable to contact the prospective Prize Winner(s) within three (3) days from first notification attempt, if the prospective Prize Winner(s) fail to complete and return all requested forms by the specified date, or if the prospective Prize Winner(s) fail to comply with any of the requirements, his/her prize will be forfeited and an alternate prospective Prize Winner shall be selected.
6. Liability. By participating in this Contest, you (and if you are a minor, your parents or legal guardians) accept all risk and consequences of entry and participation in this Contest, and agree to release and hold Melinda’s Foods, LLC ,its officers, directors, affiliates, employees, contractors, subsidiaries, agents and partners harmless from any and all consequences, liability, losses, damages (including without limitation, consequential, punitive, incidental, special or increased damages and those related to personal injury, death or damage to property) and costs and expenses, of any kind, under any legal theory, arising from or related to this Contest, including but limited to your entry and participation in this Contest, the acceptance and/or use (or misuse) of any prize, printing errors, any claims based upon rights of publicity and invasion of privacy. Entrant shall indemnify Melinda’s Foods, LLC, its officers, directors, affiliates, contractors, subsidiaries, agents, employees and partners from and against all claims or suits and any damages or costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising from or relating to entrant’s violation or inaccuracy of any warrantees or representations made relating to this Contest. Melinda’s Foods, LLC, assumes no responsibility for errors which may occur in the transmission of entrant’s entry. I Melinda’s Foods, LLC, is not responsible for any fraud or misconduct on the part of the entrants. Should an entrant engage in fraud or misconduct of any nature, including but not limited to a violation of the Official Rules, such entrant shall be subject to immediate disqualification. Melinda’s Foods, LLC, reserves the right to terminate, modify or amend the Contest at any time if the fairness, integrity, and or proper administration of the Contest is jeopardized. IN NO EVENT SHALL Melinda’s Foods, LLC BE LIABLE TO ENTRANT FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, OR FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS CONTEST. Entrant’s sole damages shall be limited to entrant’s actual out of pocket expenses, excluding attorneys’ fees. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, SUCH PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND CONTEST ENTITIES HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSES AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
7.Privacy. Entrants acknowledge that if they are chosen as a winner, certain of their personally identifying information may be disclosed to third parties at least as required by law, including, without limitation, on a winner’s list. All personal information submitted as part of the Sweepstakes may be shared by and between the Promotion Entities, and each of the Promotion Entities will use such information in accordance with their respective independent online privacy policies. This promotion is powered by Rafflecopter. Metric Feat LLC (“Rafflecopter”) does not sponsor, administer or endorse this promotion. By entering this promotion, Participants agree to Rafflecopter’s Privacy Policy (
8. Law. These terms and conditions shall be governed by, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of Texas, United States of America, without regard to any choice of law principles. Entrant hereby agrees and irrevocably consents to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of Texas and of the United States of America located in Texas, USA, for any and all claims arising from or related to this Agreement. Entrant agrees that all claims relating to this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action.
9. Entire Agreement. These terms set forth the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings relating thereto, whether oral or written. Facebook is not a sponsor nor an affiliate of this Contest.