Sweepstakes Rules


Ovie™ Smarterware™ Sweepstakes Official Rules

No purchase necessary. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning.

Open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 21 years or older as of the date of the entry. Void where prohibited.

Give away of Ovie™ Smarterware™ product set is contingent on Ovie Smarterware being produced after a successful crowdfunding campaign. Amazon Echo Dot smart home speaker prize is not contingent on a successful crowdfunding campaign.

1. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD. The Ovie™ Smarterware™ Instagram Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:00 AM Central Time (“CT”) on June 11th, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on June 15th, 2018 (“Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes Period consists of one entry period.

2. ELIGIBILITY. The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are 21 years of age or older as of date of entry (“Entrant”). Employees of Wide Afternoon, LLC, and the immediate family members of each (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible to participate or win. Subject to all federal, state, local laws. Void where prohibited.

3. HOW TO ENTER. To enter the Sweepstakes, you must have an Instagram account and have your account privacy settings set to “Off” and be a follower of the Ovie™ Smarterware™ (@fridgesmarter) Instagram account. An Instagram account is required to enter and can be opened for free by downloading the Instagram application from the Apple store or Google Play. During each Entry Period, @fridgesmarter will post one (1) call to action photo (each, a “Post”) at a Sponsor-selected time with a caption instructing you to like the Post, tag at least (1) friend in a comment on the Post (collectively the “Entry”) to receive one Entry into the Sweepstakes. Each tagging of a friend equals one entry. Multiple entries are allowed. Entries must be received within the Entry Period indicated in the entry chart below in Rule #4 to be entered into that random drawing. Entries will not carry forward for any subsequent sweepstakes or contests. 

By submitting your Entry, you agree to these Official Rules and you agree that Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, use your Entry, username/handle, proper name and state of residence online and in print or in any other media, in connection with this Sweepstakes, without payment or compensation to you, except where prohibited by law. Any content or portion thereof that is, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory or violates any proprietary right of any person living or deceased (including but not limited to rights of privacy or publicity or portrayal in a false light) or entity, sexual in nature, or is otherwise objectionable, will disqualify the Entry as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entry must be in keeping with Sponsor’s image and may not be offensive, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If you enter using your mobile phone, standard data fees/rates may apply. See your wireless provider for pricing plan details. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means and entries by any means which subvert the Entry process are void. Instagram is not affiliated with the Sweepstakes in any way and is not responsible for the administration of the Sweepstakes or the awarding of the prize. No endorsement or approval of Sweepstakes by Instagram are expressed or implied. Amazon is not affiliated with the Sweepstakes in any way and is not responsible for the administration of the Sweepstakes or the awarding of the prize. No endorsement or approval of Sweepstakes by Amazon are expressed or implied. All Entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

4. ENTRY PERIODS/RANDOM DRAWINGS/ODDS. Three (3) grand prize winner, per Entry Period (“Winner” or “Grand Prize Winner”) will be selected in random drawings on or about the dates listed in the entry chart from among all eligible Entries received during that Entry Period only. The random drawing will be conducted by the Administrator, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the judging of the Sweepstakes. The odds of winning the prize will depend on the number of eligible Entries received throughout each Entry Period.

Entry Chart:

Entry Period Dates

Random Drawing Date

12:00 AM CT on June 11th, 2018 – 11:59 PM CT on June 15th, 2018

June 18th, 2018


5. GRAND PRIZE DESCRIPTIONS AND ESTIMATED RETAIL VALUES (“ERV”): Three (3) Grand Prize Winners, will receive one (1) Fridge Smarter Family Kit consisting of nine (9) Ovie SmartTags, six (6) Smarterware Containers, six (6) Universal Connectors, three (3) Clips, and one (1) Ovie Hu. The winner(s) will also receive one (1) Amazon Echo Dot. The ERV is $320/each. All taxes related to the prize are the responsibility of the Winner. Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash. In order for the Ovie Grand Prize to be awarded, a successful crowdfunding campaign must be completed and product successfully built, so awarding of this price is contingent on that successful campaign and production. No refunds or credit for changes are allowed. All federal, state and/or local income and other taxes on the prize are each Winner’s sole responsibility.

6. WINNER NOTIFICATION. The potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified via Private Message to the Winner’s Instagram Account. Potential Grand Prize Winner will then be required to follow the instructions to claim prize. Winner is subject to verification by Sponsor. The Grand Prize Winner and all Entrants, as a condition of Entry into the Sweepstakes, agree to release and forever discharge, covenant not to sue, and hold harmless  Sponsor and its Administrators and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional and judging agencies and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, members, employees, agents, assigns, and all others associated with the development, evolvement and execution of the Sweepstakes from and against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with submitting an Entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes, the receipt, ownership or use of the prize awarded, or any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement or offering of the Grand Prizes.

7. GENERAL RULES. All rights to the Entry belong to the Entrant and must be assigned to Sponsor. By accepting a prize, you agree that Sponsor may make use of your Entry, proper name and state of residence online and in print, or in any other media, in connection with this Sweepstakes, without payment or compensation to you, except where prohibited by law. Winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use or redemption of prize. Sponsor shall be ultimately responsible for determining eligibility, in its sole discretion. By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Administrator and Sponsor. By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor and its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, employees and agents from any and all liability or any injury, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this Sweepstakes or any prize won.  Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical/other error in printing of Sweepstakes or administration/prize announcement in connection with this Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete, illegible, misdirected, damaged, lost or late Entries/winner notification, or for any human error, which may occur in the processing of the Entries in this Sweepstakes.

8. DISCLAIMERS Entries that are lost, late, misdirected, incorrect, garbled, unsuccessfully posted on Instagram or incompletely received, for any reason will not be eligible. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the Entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Sweepstakes if it is not capable of completion as planned including by reason of tampering, unauthorized intervention, force majeure or failures of any sort. In the event of cancellation of Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes to alternate Winner in accordance with these Official Rules from all eligible Entries received for each Entry Period prior to cancellation. Sponsor Entities are not responsible for errors in the administration or fulfillment of this Sweepstakes, including without limitation mechanical, human, printing, distribution or production errors. SPONSOR ENTITIES MAKE NO WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR GUARANTEES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW (EXCEPT AS PROVIDED BY THE DEALER), AS REGARDS THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR THE MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE REGARDING PRIZES. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

9. APPLICABLE LAWS AND JURISDICTION. This Sweepstakes will be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the State of Illinois for any disputes arising out of this Sweepstakes.

10. WINNER For the name of the Grand Prize Winner, available after July 1st, 2018, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by December 1, 2018, to: Ovie Smarterware Instagram Sweepstakes 1003, c/o Wide Afternoon, LLC, 1315 W Barry Ave, Chicago, IL 60657.

11. SPONSOR This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Wide Afternoon, LLC, 1315 W Barry Ave, Chicago, IL 60657. 

The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram or Amazon. You understand that you are providing your information to Wide Afternoon, LLC and not to Instagram or Amazon. The information you provide will only be used in connection with this Sweepstakes.