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Giveaway: Win Two Tickets to the NJ Wine & Food Festival Grand Tasting

JBF Editors

JBF Editors

March 02, 2015


The Grand Tasting at NJ Wine & Food Festival

JBF is giving away two tickets to the Grand Tasting at the NJ Wine & Food Festival! Taking place on Saturday, March 21, this event brings together an exclusive group of more than 30 chefs from top restaurants in New York and New Jersey, along with a selection from premier wineries and distilleries from across the globe. Featuring bites from hot spots like Elements, Jockey Hollow Bar & Kitchen, Osteria Morini, Ryland Inn, Strip House, and more, diners will sample the cream of the regional crop all in one evening. The NJ Wine & Food Festival benefits the James Beard Foundation.

Here's how you can enter to win:

1. Make sure you’re following @beardfoundation on Twitter if you’re not already.

2. Tweet the bolded text from your Twitter account: I'm tweeting for a chance to go to the @beardfoundation NJ Wine & Food Festival Grand Tasting @CrystalSprings!


Simply retweet the above message after someone else on Twitter tweets it.

We'll randomly select a winner, who will receive two tickets to the Grand Tasting. The entry period ends at midnight on Saturday, March 7.


Official Rules:

No purchase necessary. Purchase will not improve chances of winning. Starting at 2:30 P.M. EST on March 2, 2015, the James Beard Foundation will invite Twitter accounts that follow the official James Beard Foundation Twitter account ( to “tweet” the following message: "I'm tweeting for a chance to go to the @beardfoundation NJ Wine & Food Festival Grand Tasting @CrystalSprings! Twitter users may enter by “tweeting” or “retweeting” the exact message via Twitter. Tweets submitted at and after 12:00 A.M. on March 7, 2015, will not be eligible.

Only residents who are 21 and older and residing in the 50 United States or the District of Columbia are eligible to enter. Void where prohibited by law.

The winners of the sweepstakes will be chosen at random. The James Beard Foundation is not responsible for and will not consider incomplete or incorrect entries, or entries submitted but not received by the James Beard Foundation for any reason, as potential sweepstakes winners.

The winners of this sweepstakes will be notified direct message on Twitter. The individuals replying to these communications will be considered the winners. Claiming of prizes requires communication to the James Beard Foundation and must be received from the Twitter account to which the winner-notification message was sent. Failure to respond shall mean that the winner forfeits the prize. The James Beard Foundation will randomly select a new winner if the original winner fails to respond.

Only one entry per Twitter account will be considered for sweepstakes entry. The prizewinner must supply the James Beard Foundation with his/her legal name, mailing address, birth date, and daytime telephone number in order to claim the prize. The winner may not request substitutions of prize winnings. The winner is solely responsible for any and all taxes and/or fees, and all such additional costs that may be incurred.

Neither the James Beard Foundation, the James Beard Foundation sponsors, nor employees of the James Beard Foundation or sponsors may be held liable for any warranty, costs, damage, injury, or any other claims incurred as a result of usage of any winners of a prize once winner has taken possession of the product.

The James Beard Foundation is not liable for any loss arising out of or in connection with or resulting from any sweepstakes or contest promoted by the James Beard Foundation. Management, employees, and families of the James Beard Foundation and Crystal Springs Resort are prohibited from winning any prizes awarded by the James Beard Foundation.

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