McDonald’s started a new game that requires game pieces with purchase or by mail in April. This coincides with their online game here.
Sweeps Rating: Good
Eligibility: open only to legal residents of the 50 United States (or the District of Columbia) who are 13 years of age or older at the time of entry.
Entry Dates: March 12, 2013 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET, April 15, 2013
Details about how to Play the Online Game with separate prizes HERE
McDonald’s In-Store Game: get a game pieces on specially-marked packaging of qualifying Food items by visiting a participating McDonald’s restaurant and purchasing one of the following Food Items (where available): Big Mac® sandwich, Quarter Pounder® with Cheese sandwich, Angus Third Pounder sandwich, McMuffin® with Egg sandwich (excluding Sausage McMuffin® sandwich), large Fries.
Alternate Methods of Receiving a Sweeps Code: (available from March 1, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. ET through April 1, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. ET): To request an Sweeps Code by mail, mail a legibly handwritten, self-addressed, stamped envelope (“SASE”) with sufficient postage and a return address, including first and last name, street address, city, state, and ZIP or postal code to:
Online Play to Win At The Buzzer Game Piece Request
P.O. Box 7449
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
One in-store game piece, including a Sweeps Code, will be mailed in response to each mail-in request that complies with the requirements of these Official Rules, while supplies last. All requests must be postmarked by April 1, 2013 and received by April 8, 2013. Limit: one request per envelope. Note that requests received by Sponsor after March 18, 2013 may not be fulfilled in time for entrant to enter online, but will be valid for in-store game play. Requests from Vermont residents that are postmarked in VT may omit return postage. Both outer envelope and SASE must be handwritten. Requests that are sent in business reply envelopes that utilize address labels or stickers (for any address), that are photocopied, hand-stamped, computer-generated or otherwise mechanically or digitally produced or reproduced, that are not mailed in separate outer stamped mailing envelopes, or that otherwise fail to comply with these Official Rules will NOT be honored, acknowledged or returned, and the persons submitting such requests will forfeit any corresponding postage and envelopes. A
Online Sweeps Code Request (available from April 2, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. ET through April 15, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. ET): To request a Sweeps Code online, visit www.ncaa.com/mcd and log in to your MCR Account,
Follow the links and instructions to enter your Sweeps Code and you will automatically receive one Grand Prize Sweepstakes entry and be awarded one randomly-selected virtual game piece.
Entry Limit: five online sweepstakes Code entries per day, regardless of method or combination of methods of entry, during the Promotion Period.
Game Piece Sweepstakes Prizes:
20,000 SECOND ROUND PRIZES: A Universal Music 5-Pack of Downloads. ARV: $5
5,000 THIRD ROUND PRIZES: A $10 Arch Card
1,000 NCAA SWEET 16 PRIZES: A $50 ShopNCAASports.com Gift Certificate
200 NCAA® ELITE EIGHT® PRIZES: A Fathead Wall Decal. ARV: $110
100 NCAA ® FINAL FOUR PRIZES: A $500 Airline Voucher
5 CHAMPIONSHIP GAME PRIZES: A trip for 2 to Dallas, TX for the 2014 NCAA® Final Four®. Trip package includes round trip, coach-class air transportation for two; 4 nights accommodations; 2 tickets to the 2014 NCAA® Final Four® Semi-Final & Final Games; a $500 rental car allowance; and $500 spending money. ARV: $7,500
Prize Limit: one of each Online Game Piece Sweepstakes Prize and one Grand Prize per person