Gustav Getaway Rules & Regulations



1.1 These rules apply to Taft’s Brewing Company’s “Vienna Lager, Gustav” photo Contest and prize drawing (“Contest”).

1.2 To enter the Contest you must enter as directed on our website, social media channels or in accordance with our written Contest materials.

1.3 Promotions on social media are in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Instagram, LinkedIn or any other social network.


2.1 This Contest is open to U.S. residents age 21 or older. In order to enter the Contest, you must agree to these Official Rules (“Rules”). You agree that submission of an entry in the Contest constitutes agreement with these Rules. Taft’s Brewing Company reserves the right to verify eligibility and to adjudicate on any dispute at any time. CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

2.2 Entrants must be a real person, at least 21 years old and permanent residents of the United States (proof of address or age may be required). Employees, directors, officers and principals of Taft’s Brewing Company, it contractors, agents and members of their immediate families or households are not eligible to participate or win the Grand Prize.


3.1. Start and closing dates: The Contest shall open for entries at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on October 3, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on November 8, 2018 (the “Promotion Period”). All entries must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. on November 8, 2018.

3.2 We reserve the right to cancel or amend the Contest terms and conditions without notice.

3.3 Contest entries may be used for Taft’s Brewing Company’s promotions and advertising including on social media. The winner therefore agrees to the use of their name, photograph and disclosure of same in any post-prize-winning publicity or advertising.


4.1 The Contest. The theme of the contest surrounds the Vienna-Style Lager, Gustav and is called Gustav Getaway. To enter submit a photo of Taft’s Gustav Vienna-Style Lager (in can or on draft) using #GustavGetaway and share on Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram. One Grand Prize winner will be selected by a Taft’s Brewing Co employee/representative. The Grand Prize winner will be selected via random drawing from all eligible entries. The winner will be notified of the Contest result by email (if address is asked for/provided) or by direct message on social media (winners must therefore ‘like’ or ‘follow’ our social media accounts in order to be contacted about prizes). The winner is responsible for checking his/her spam filter. The winner will be required to respond (as directed) to the notification within five (5) days of attempted notification. The failure to respond within the stated time period will result in forfeiture of the Grand Prize. The winner will be required to verify address, sign, and return within five (5) days of initial notification one or more declaration forms covering eligibility, liability, advertising. The winner must provide a valid social security number for tax reporting purposes. The winner will receive an 2 IRS Form 1099 for the actual retail value of the Grand Prize for the calendar year in which the Grand Prize was fulfilled.

4.2 Grand Prize. There is one (1) Grand Prize. The Grand Prize consists of (1) round-trip airfare for two (2) people from a major airport (selected at the sole discretion of Taft’s Brewing Company) to Vienna, Austria in 2019; and (2) a gift card to be used toward hotel and accommodations. The gift card has no cash or refundable value. Travel is subject to availability and all travel restrictions. Any changes to the reservation once booked are subject to change fees and are to be paid by the winner. Grand Prize winner cannot assign or transfer the prize to another person. If the winner is unable or unwilling to accept the Grand Prize, or any portion thereof, as stated, the Grand Prize may be forfeited in its entirety at the sole discretion of Taft’s Brewing Company. All other expenses and costs, not expressly listed above, including, but not limited to, taxes, tips, entertainment, transfers, as well as seat assignment or baggage fees are the winner’s sole responsibility. Other restrictions may apply. Winner and their guest must travel together on the same itinerary, including the same departure date, destination and return date and must have valid travel documents (e.g., valid government issued photo ID and/or Passport) prior to departure. Failure to do so will result in forfeiture of Grand Prize. Taft Brewing Company is not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay.


5.1 Entrants warrant to Taft’s Brewing Co. that that you own all of the copyrights in the entry, and that our use of the entry in accordance with these rules will not infringe any person’s intellectual property or other legal rights.

5.2 Entrant grants to Taft’s Brewing Co. an exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual and irrevocable license to copy, store, edit, distribute, transmit and publish the Contest entry.

5.3 Contest entries will not be returned. Please, therefore, keep a copy of your Contest entry.