Contest Rules

Localicious Giveaway Official Contest Rules


Promotion Description. This promotion is sponsored by Hawaii Agricultural Foundation (HAF). The promotion begins March 13th, 2018 and ends on April 1st, 2018 at 11:59 pm H.S.T. Entries must be received by 11:59 pm H.S.T. on Sunday, April 1st, 2018. Promotion is void where prohibited. By entering, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these promotion rules.

Eligibility.  No purchase necessary to enter or win.  Open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry.  Employees and immediate family members of employees of HAF, and participating companies and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, and their advertising and production agencies are not eligible to participate in this promotion.  Winning the prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

How to Enter: To participate you will need to have a Twitter, Facebook and/or Instagram account (each a “Social Account”). Creating each Social Account is free but is subject to the applicable terms and conditions:, or Posting on Instagram requires a mobile device, and therefore message and data rates may apply. If entering via a mobile device and using your wireless carrier’s network, standard data charges from your wireless carrier may apply. Your account settings on Social Account you use to enter must be set to “unprotected" and/or "public" in order for your Tweets or posts are viewable by Sponsor.

There are three (3) ways to enter the sweepstakes during the Promotional Period:

  1. Enter through Facebook: You can enter through the Localicious Hawaii giveaways on the Localicious Hawaii Facebook page at Take the following actions to receive an entry into the sweepstakes: (1) locate the “ENTER TO WIN A $100 GIFT CARD” link (  and follow the instructions to complete the entry form, including name, valid mailing address, phone number, and email address (2) submit completed registration form.
  2. Enter through Twitter: Take the following actions to receive an entry into the Sweepstakes: (1) Follow @localicioushi and @hiagfdn on Twitter (2)Retweet the post (3) Locate the link to contest form ( and follow the instructions to complete the entry form, including name, valid mailing address, phone number, and email address (2) submit completed registration form.
  3. Enter through Instagram: Take the following actions to receive an entry into the Sweepstakes: (1) Follow @localicioushi and @hiagfdn on Instagram (2) Tag a friend in the post that you will take as your plus one (3) Locate the link to contest form in the bio ( and follow the instructions to complete the entry form, including name, valid mailing address, phone number, and email address (2) submit completed registration form.
  4. For a complete list of recognized participating restaurants, visit

Limit: You may enter only one (1) time through the registration form. All duplicate entries will be omitted.

Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, Social Accounts, identities, registrations, and logins or any other methods will void that entrant's entries, and that entrant may be disqualified.

All entries become the property of Sponsors and Sponsors reserve the right to use any information submitted by entrants.  Your Facebook submission/Tweet/post and its included content will hereafter be referred to as your Submission. Your Submission must be your original work. If you include the names or likenesses of other individuals, you must have their permission to be included.  Entries must be filled out completely and legibly in order to qualify, and will be void if they are, in whole or in part, incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, counterfeit, altered, or obtained through theft or fraud.  No mechanically reproduced, software-generated or other automated multiple entries are permitted.  Sponsors are not responsible for lost, late, illegible, misdirected or mutilated entries, including due to transmission, technical, and/or network failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any hardware or software (whether originating with sender or Sponsors, telephonic failures, human error, or any other error or malfunction.  For online entries, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry will be considered the entrant.  An "authorized account holder" shall mean the natural person assigned to such e-mail account by the Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with such e-mail account.  A potential winner may be requested to provide proof that he or she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with a winning entry.

Entrants agree not to upload, post or transmit any materials which contain any computer viruses, Easter eggs, worms, Trojan Horses or other harmful component or programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information.  Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the operation of the promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and Sponsors reserve the right to seek damages from any person who makes such attempt(s).  Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void.  Any questions regarding the number of entries submitted by an individual or the authorized account holder of an e-mail address shall be determined by Sponsors in their sole discretion and Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any entries by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the promotion.

Prize(s). On or around Friday, April 6th, 2018, HAF will randomly select potential winners from all eligible entries received during the promotion and the winner be awarded a $100 gift certificate prize.

How the Prizes are Awarded.  The potential winners will be notified by LocalicousHI via Messages on Facebook, @localicioushi via Direct Message on Twitter or @localicoushi via Message Direct on Instagram.  Names of winners may be published.

Odds of Winning.  The odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.

Conditions of Acceptance of Prize.  Driver's license or other appropriate picture identification is required to claim a prize.  Winners will be solely responsible for any and all local, state, and federal taxes, as well as license and registration fees incurred by participating in the promotion, including, but not limited to, transportation costs, gratuities and other items of an incidental nature Hawai‘i Agricultural Foundation will report any individual winnings over $600 (in cash or fair market value of goods or services) in a one year period to the Internal Revenue Service.  Winners will receive a Form 1099 from Hawai‘i Agricultural Foundation to report any winnings to the Internal Revenue Service.  Prize may not be exchanged for cash or any other consideration.

Each winner agrees to the use of his or her name and likeness in publicity without any additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.  By entering this promotion, each winner acknowledges that Hawai‘i Agricultural Foundation and all other sponsors and venues have the right to publicize and broadcast each winner's name, voice, and likeness, the fact that he or she won, and all matters incidental thereto.

Limitation on Liability.  By entering this promotion, each entrant forever discharges and releases Sponsors, their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability, claims, causes of action, suits, and demands of any kind arising from or in connection with the promotion, including, without limitation, responsibility for property damage, loss of life, or personal injury resulting from or in connection with participating in the promotion or from or in connection with use or receipt of the prize(s), however caused.

Sponsor's Reservation of Rights.  These official rules are subject to modification by Hawai‘i Agricultural Foundation.  In the event of a dispute, all decisions made by Hawai‘i Agricultural Foundation are final and binding.  Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any person who tampers with the entry process or the operation of Sponsor's website, or who otherwise acts in violation of these official rules.  Sponsors further reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, or modify this promotion if, for any reason, the promotion is not capable of completion as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, technical corruption, force majeure, or non-authorized human intervention that compromises or affects the administration, fairness, integrity, security, or proper conduct of the promotion.

List of Winners. For a list of winners, go to and click on the “contests” tab after April 6th, 2017.