McCafe Your Day from McDonald’s and Visa Contest and Sweepstakes (“Promotion”),which includes both a Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) and a Contest (the “Contest”) begins on May 5, 2009 at 12:01:00 AM Central Time (CT) and ends August 2, 2009 at 11:59:59 PM CT (the “Promotion Period”). Please note that the period for entry into the Contest ends June 21, 2009, as explained more fully below, while entry into the Sweepstakes ends August 2, 2009, also as explained more fully below. By participating in the Sweepstakes and/or the Contest, each entrant (“Participant”) unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of McDonald’s USA, LLC (“Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects.
One (1) $1000 Visa Gift Card and One (1) $50 McDonald’s Arch Card
a. Basic Information: To enter, access the Website beginning May 5, 2009 at 12:00:01 a.m. CT and ending June 21, 2009 at 11:59:59 p.m. CT (the “Contest Entry Period”), and proceed to the Contest entry page where you will be required to complete an online registration form with all required information, including your name, complete postal mailing address, email address, birth date, telephone number, and gender (“Registration”).
b. Photo: Once you have completed the Registration, you will be taken to a Contest entry page and asked to upload an original digital photograph of yourself that is equal to or smaller than 500 kilobytes in size and in JPEG/JPG format only.
c. Story: Next, in the captioned area “Story.” you will be asked to type an original story describing how your day or a friend’s day could be made a little better. Story may not exceed 100 words, and must be in English or Spanish.
d. Accept Legal: Once you have uploaded your basic information, photograph and story (collectively, “Submission”), you will be taken to a different Contest page and asked to read and accept the Submission Agreement and the terms of these Official Rules. In order for your Submission to be valid, and for you to be entered in the Contest, you must click on the “I ACCEPT” button on the Submission Agreement page. If you have completed all of the preceding steps, a “thank you for entering” page will be shown to confirm your entry in the Contest. Limit one (1) Submission per person/email address for the entire Contest Entry Period.