From now through October 11, enter the Smithfield Real Fresh Real Flavor Real Fast Sweepstakes and share your 30-minute or less recipe ideas and cooking tips using Smithfield Marinated Fresh Pork for a chance to win the ultimate Wine Country experience – a four-day/three-night trip for two to Napa Valley. Additionally, from September 18 through October 11, fans can vote on their favorite tips to win hundreds of sweepstakes prizes.
The Contest Entry Period to enter a tip/trick when cooking with Smithfield Marinated Pork begins 12:00:01 PM ET on 7/15/19 and ends 11:59:59 AM ET on 9/13/19
The Sweepstakes Entry Period begins at 12:00:01 PM ET on 9/18/19 and ends at 11:59:59 AM ET on 10/11/19
Contest Entry: Create an original dinner time-saving tip and/or trick that includes a Smithfield Marinated Fresh Pork product in one of the three Contest Entry Categories:
- Meal Preparation
- Cooking Method
- Fresh Pairing side dish to complete a quick dinner meal
It is not a requirement to purchase any Smithfield Marinated Pork product or that the pork in the time-saving tip and/or trick be a Smithfield branded Marinated Pork product; however Smithfield Marinated Pork must be specified in the text of the Contest Entry including the time-saving tip and/or trick.Tips and/or tricks must showcase how entrant is able to get dinner ready while saving time and using Smithfield Marinated Fresh Pork. Tip or trick must be original; being the product of one’s own mind and is not a copy or imitation, must be in 50 words or less.
There is no limit on the number of original Contest Entries that an individual can submit, however an individual cannot submit the same tip and/or trick more than once, including in a different Contest Entry Category.
Sweepstakes Entry: Register to vote during the Sweepstakes Entry Period and successfully vote and you will automatically receive one entry. Limit of up to three Sweepstakes Entries (one per Entry Category) per person/email address per day).
Walmart Gift Card Drawing: Entrants who identify Walmart as their preferred Smithfield Marinated Pork retailer on the registration page will also be entered into an additional Walmart Gift Card Drawing.
Contest Judging Criteria: How time-saving; tip or trick showcases entrant’s ability to get dinner ready while saving time using Smithfield Marinated Fresh Pork – 45%; and 2) Originality and Creativity of tip or trick (using Smithfield Marinated Pork) – 45%. Following the conclusion of the public voting period each of the Contest Entries deemed a Semi-Finalist will be judged calculating in the score from the Initial Judging Criteria and eligible public votes. Public Votes will count for 10% of the Contest Entry’s total score.
Grand Prize (1): A 3-night/4-day trip for 2 people to Wine Country in Napa Valley, CA. Grand Prize includes: round trip, coach air transportation from a major gateway airport near winner’s home to a major gateway airport near San Francisco, CA, 3 nights hotel accommodations (1 room, dbl. occ.), a VIP tour and wine tasting at two Napa Valley wineries , lunch for winner and guest on the Napa Valley wine train, a $300 transportation allowance and a $500 dining allowance (both awarded in the form of a pre-paid debit card). ARV: $5,000
Semi-Finalist Prizes (15 – five per category): A $50 pre-paid debit card. Pre-paid debit card
Top Three Vote Prizes (3): A Smithfield Gift Pack. ARV: $200
Sweepstakes Prizes (40): A $25 prepaid debit card
Walmart Gift Card Prizes (100): A $50 Walmart Gift Card
Limit of one sweepstakes prize and one Walmart gift card prize per person/household/e-mail address.
Official Rules: US, 21+. July 15 – October 11, 2019. Multiple per person.