#FogoSELFIE Contest 2016

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Fogo Charcoal #FogoSELFIE Photo Contest
Official Rules

DATES OF PROMOTION: Fogo Charcoal (“Sponsors”) #FogoSELFIE Photo Contest (the “Promotion” begins at 1:00 pm Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 and ends at 11:59 am Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) Monday, June 6, 2016 (the “Promotion Period”).

Entries can be submitted from the start of the Promotion Period up until 11:59 pm Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 (the "Entry Period").

On Friday, June 3, 2016 at 12.00pm Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) we will post our Fogo Charcoal Top 3 entries and you can vote on them with Likes (make sure to tag family and friends to get more Likes) until the closing of the contest at 11:59 am Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) on Monday, June 6, 2016

ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open to any legal U.S. residents residing in any of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older. Employees and their immediate family members (parents, children, siblings or spouse, regardless of where they live, or persons living in the same household, whether related or not) of Fogo Charcoal and its respective parent company,  divisions, affiliates, contractors, subsidiaries, distributors, sales representatives, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies, and any others engagement in the development, production, execution or distribution of this Promotion are not eligible.


  • Follow @FogoCharcoal on Instagram
  • Take a photo of yourself (A Selfie) with a Fogo Charcoal related item(charcoal piece, charcoal in the grill, bag of charcoal, food over Fogo Charcoal, be creative!) 
  • Upload the photo on Instagram and tag #FogoSELFIE

Limit one photo per entry, multiple entries allowed. Prizes will be awarded on June 6, 2016 at 5:00pm PDT. Photos posted after the end of the Entry Period will not be eligible to win. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the personal submitting an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the person in whose name the email account is registered. Entries will be deemed made by the authorized holder of the Instagram account that posted the photo. Make sure to follow @FogoCharcoal on Instagram so we can send you a direct message if you  win.


WINNING & NOTIFICATION: Three (3) finalists will be selected by FogoCharcoal, based on overall creativity and composition of the photo. The Top 3 post posted on @FogoCharcoal with the most Likes will win. By participating in this Promotion, account holder certifies that his/her post is original, has not been previously published or won any other promotion, and does not contain any material that would violate or infringe on the rights of any third party, including copyrights, trademarks, or rights of privacy/publicity. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any entry that it believes contains obscene, offensive or inappropriate content, that does not comply with these official rules or that is not consistent with the spirit or theme of the contest. The decision of the Sponsor is final and binding on all matters related to the Contest. The selected winner has one (1) week to claim their PRIZE. Fogo Charcoal will contact winner via  Instagram Direct message to the Instagram account that uploaded the photo entered in the Promotion. In the event that the winner does not claim his or her prize by June 13, 2016 5:00pm PDT one week after received notification, a new  winner will be selected based on the criteria outlined above.

PRIZE: One (1) winner will receive a "Year's Supply of Fogo Super Premium Charcoal", which we define as twelve (12) bags of Fogo Super Premium Hardwood Lump Charcoal 35-pound bags. No prize substitutions except at Sponsor’s sole discretion or as  otherwise provided  herein. The value of the prize may be taxable as income and Winners are solely responsible for any taxes on the prize, including, but not limited to all applicable federal, state and local taxes if applicable. No more than the number of prizes set forth in these Official Rules will be awarded (1).

PRIVACY STATEMENT: Entering the Promotion constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its agencies to use participants’ photo, caption, any accompanying material, and names (first name and last initial) for the purpose of advertising or promotion via consumer newsletter and social media channels (Instagram/Twitter/Facebook/Google+/Pinterest) without compensation, unless prohibited by law. Should the company choose to use this content for promotional purposes, entrant is not entitled to compensation or credit.

NO LIABILITY: By participating, entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor, Instagram and Promotion Entities and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from and against any claims made by winners, entrants, or any other third parties, related in any way to the operation of this Promotion as well as any other claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or loss to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse of use of any PRIZE or participation in any Promotion (related activity or participation in this Promotion.)

FURTHER INFORMATION & WINNERS LIST REQUEST: Participants can have further information about the Promotion and receive notice of the PRIZE winner by contacting Email: by June 6, 2016. SPONSOR: Fogo Charcoal,  610 W 18th Street, Hialeah, FL 33010. This offer shall not be published without the  written permission of the Sponsor.