Click Here to Enter for your chance to win a 2016 Ford F-150 XL Pickup truck + $2,000 in cash from Smithfield Hog Wild Throwdown Recipe Contest and Instant Win Game. Plus, you could instantly win $20 Walmart gift cards, Phone Chargers, and more!
Sweepstakes Rating: Okay
Eligibility: US, DC, 21 and older
Sweepstakes and Instant Win Game Entry Dates: May 11, 2016 and ends on September 6, 2016. Recipe Contest Entry Dates: May 11, 2016 and ends on August 11, 2016. Sweepstakes Random Drawing: on or about November 15, 2016
Contest Judging Criteria: Originality/Creativity using Smithfield product – 40%; How Recipe will Likely Taste – 40% (based on ingredients used and judges’ knowledge of how they would work together); Appearance – 20% (based on photo sent by entrant). Semi-Finalists will be judged on the criteria as follows: 80% using the same criteria for the Semi-Finalist judging; 20% Popularity based on voting.
Recipe Contest: Create an original Entree or Appetizer recipe cooked on a grill or smoker that includes a Smithfield Fresh Pork product that fits the category for one of the three Entry Periods. It is not a requirement that the pork in the prepared recipe be a Smithfield Fresh Pork product; however Smithfield Fresh Pork must be specified in the recipe. For each eligible Entry submitted, you will automatically receive one entry (for a maximum of one Entry per person/email address) into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Drawing. See Rules for recipe guidelines. Entries will be judged and voted on by the public to determine the winners.
- Entry Period 1: Any Pork recipes 5/11/16 through 11:59:59 AM ET on 5/31/16
- Entry Period 2: Ribs recipes 6/15/16 through 11:59:59 AM ET on 7/5/16
- Entry Period 3: Grilled Pork “Like a Steak” recipes 7/22/16 through 11:59:59 AM ET on 8/11/16
Throwdown BBQ Competition: All Finalists must be present at the Throwdown BBQ Competition in Kansas City, Missouri to compete for the Grand Prize. Details regarding the Throwdown BBQ Competition will be provided to the Finalists prior to the event. The Grand Prize winner will be announced at the event. No outside ingredients are to be used.
Entry Limit: One instant win/sweepstakes entry per person per day. One Contest entry per person per entry period. One vote per person per day.
One (1) Contest Grand Prize: A 2016 Ford F-150 XL Pickup truck and $2,000.00 cash. Cash will be awarded in the form of a check made payable to the winner. ARV: $28,615.00
Sixty (60) Contest Semi-Finalist Prizes (20 per entry period): grilling gift basket ARV: $50.
Eight (8) Contest Finalist Prizes: a 3-night/2-day trip for 2 people (Finalist & one guest) to attend the American Royal BBQ Competition in Kansas City, MO (dates are to be determined, between September and November of 2016) and a Weber Grill (“Finalist Prize”). Grill make and model is at Sponsor’s discretion and will be shipped to winners’ residence. Finalist Prize includes: round trip, coach air transportation from a major gateway airport near winner’s home (at Sponsor’s discretion) to a major gateway airport near or in Kansas City, MO, 3 nights hotel accommodations (1 room, dbl. occ.), rental car in Kansas City (eligible drivers only; excludes gas, parking, tolls, insurance, collision damage waiver and is subject to car rental company terms and conditions), $250 spending allowance. Winner & guest will also get the opportunity to meet BBQ Pitmasters Moe Cason and Tuffy Stone (subject to change based on schedule). Additional restrictions may apply. ARV: $3,370
One (1) Sweepstakes Grand Prize: A 2016 Ford F-150 XL Pickup truck and $2,000.00 cash. Cash will be awarded in the form of a check made payable to the winner. ARV: $28,615.00
(730) Instant Prizes:
- (500) $20 Walmart electronic gift card
- (50) Phone Charger, ARV: $8
- (30) Grill Apron, ARV: $25
- (30) Grill Spatula, ARV $35
- (30) Cooler bag, ARV: $40
- (50) branded Hat, ARV: $12
- (10) branded T-shirts ARV $20
- (10) bag of Kingsford Charcoal, awarded as a coupon for one free bag of Kingsford Charcoal, up to $6.99, ARV $6.99
- (20) branded Koozies, ARV $4.00
- (6,000) $1 Smithfield product coupons