Eli’s Luck O’ the Irish Contest

LuckIrish18_TwitterWebsiteHow lucky are you? Eli’s Luck O’ the Irish contest allows participants to share a photo that shows why they’d be lucky to win an Irish Mint Cheesecake topped with their photo! Participants will upload a photo to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram showing why they’re lucky along with a short description and tag #LuckyElis. Participants are encouraged to share their post with their friends and family on social media. A panel of Eli’s judges will select one winner. Photo contest begins Monday, March 5th, 2018 at 8am CST and ends on Sunday, March 11th, 2018 at 11:59pm CST.




This giveaway is sponsored by The Eli’s Cheesecake Company. No purchase necessary to enter or win. The giveaway is in no way sponsored by nor associated with Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.


Eli’s Luck O’ the Irish Contest begins on Monday, March 5th, 2018 at 8:00 am CST and ends Sunday, March 11th, 2018 at 11:59 pm CST. Winner will be announced Monday, March 11th, 2018 by 4:30pm CST. Information on how to enter and prizes form part of these official rules (“Official Rules”). By submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to the Official Rules and warrants that his or her entry complies with all requirements set out in the Official Rules.


Contest is open to any individual in the United States, ages 18 and older. Employees of The Eli’s Cheesecake Company, and its affiliates, and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they live) or persons living in the same households of such employees, whether or not related are not eligible. CONTEST IS VOID OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES.


To enter, participants must post on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram sharing with us 1) a photo depicting why they’re lucky and 2) a message containing a short description. The post must be tagged with #LuckyElis. Limit one (1) entry per person. The entry must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content.


There will be a total of one (1) winner. The winner will be selected by a panel of Eli’s judges.  Eli’s Cheesecake will select and announce the winner on Monday, March 11th, 2018 by 4:30pm  (CT).  Selected winner must contact The Eli’s Cheesecake Company by 4:00 pm CT on Tuesday, March 12th, 2018.  Failure to do so will result in a forfeit and a new winner will be chosen. The judges will give each entry a score 1 (lowest) through 5 (highest) in each category.  The entry with the most points will be the winner. The entries will be judged on the following:

  1. Creativity: How unique is the photo?
  2. Picture quality: How well is the photo presented?
  3. Story Telling: Does the message pertain to St. Patrick’s Day & evoke emotion?

In the event of a tie, the winner will be the entry with the highest score in originality of all the tied entries.  If there is a further tie, the winner will be the entry with the highest score in Consistency of all the tied entries.

Decisions of judges are final and binding in all respects.  Being named a winner is subject to validation and verification of eligibility and compliance with all terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to select fewer winners if the quality or quantity of eligible entries is insufficient.


The winners will receive one (1) Irish Mint Cheesecake with a chocolate disk containing an edible image printed of their submitted photo, which will be shipped to his/her house, in the continental United States.  No prize transfer, assignment, or substitution by winners permitted. If a prize (or part of a prize) is unavailable, the Sponsor, in its discretion, reserves the right to substitute the original prize (or that part of the prize) with an alternative prize to the equal monetary value and/or specification, unless to do so would be prohibited by law.


Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures, or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, illegible, stolen or lost entries.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person suspected of tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise, in violation of the rules.

In the event that a winner does not respond and claim their prize, a new entry will be named the winner.

In the event of a dispute regarding the online entry, entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.  “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

By submitting an entry, the entrant gives Eli’s Cheesecake the right to use the photo and their name on any form of media, including, but not limited to Eli’s Cheesecake’s website, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Snapchat.

The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules.  Entrants agree to be bound by Official Rules. Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this Contest and acceptance, possession and use of prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the contest or in the announcement of the prizes. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.