Kingsford Tailgater of the Year Contest/Instant Win Game 10/11/13 Multi 18+

Grill It. Invite your friends to an epic tailgate party. Shoot It. Share a photo. Coach Carl, will pick eight finalists over four weeks. Win It? Voting starts September 25. The grill with the most votes wins the grand prize. When you vote you will get the chance to win an instant game prize.

Sweeps Rating: Okay

Eligibility: 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 and who did not purchase any equipment for the purpose of entering this Promotion

Entry Dates: begins on August 27, 2013 and ends on October 11, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. PT

Weekly Entry Periods:

Week One: August 27, 2013 and ends on September 8, 2013 at 11:59 pm PT
Week Two: September 2, 2013 and ends on September 8, 2013 at 11:59 pm PT
Week Three: September 9, 2013 and ends on September 16, 2013 at 11:59 pm PT
Week Four: September 16, 2013 and ends on September 22, 2013 at 11:59 pm PT
Public Voting/Instant Win Game: September 25, 2013 and ends on October 11, 2013 at 11:59 pm PT

Website EntryOfficial Rules

To enter the contest you must upload a photo that displays your ultimate tailgate set-up

Contest Entry Limit: one entry per person per week. Entrants may not submit the same Submission multiple times. Entries from each Weekly Submission Period will not be considered in the Contest for any subsequent Weekly Submission Period.

Instant Win Game Limit: one game play and vote per person per day.

One Contest Grand Prize includes A custom 8 foot carved statue of the winner based on photos submitted by winner ; a $3,540 check, which is intended to help offset any federal or state tax obligation; a 22.5” Kettle Grill; and a pregame tailgate experience; a trip for winner and three guests to winner’s choice of football game during the weekend of December 7th, 2013 (travel must be on or around December 5, 2013 – December 7, 2013).Trip package includes round trip, coach-class air transportation for four; two nights accommodations; ground transportation to and from airport and hotel; four tickets to the Event. ARV: $21,053

One Hundred (100) Instant Win Game:

  • FIFTY (50) FIRST PRIZES: $50 ESPN Insider Access digital gift code
  • FIFTY (50) SECOND PRIZES: $50 Kingsford digital gift codes to be used at

Prize Limit: One Contest Prize and one Instant Win Prize per person.

Contest Winner Determination: After the conclusion of all Weekly Submission Periods, a panel of qualified judges will select the eight (8) entrants (two Submissions per week) with the highest-scoring Submissions based on the following criteria:

  • Creativity/Originality of Submission (40%)
  • Quality of Submission (20%)
  • Submission’s Fit to the Contest Theme (20%)
  • Excitement and Enthusiasm Conveyed in Submission (20%)

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  1. Doesn’t the IWG portion begin on September 25, 2013?

  2. Delano Jennings says

    where is the instant win game? i dont see anything but to upload the photo

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