Terms & Conditions

These Terms & Conditions explain the rights and responsibilities of any MNCEC customer

Your satisfaction is important to us. Our goal is to earn and keep your business, according to the following policies:


We do not allow returns of any kind. All sales are final, no exceptions.


We do not allow exchanges of any kind. All sales are final, no exceptions.


All events are held rain or shine. MNCEC may cancel, and reschedule an event (or offer a full refund) assuming reasonable notice has been given. The customer will have the option to accept the reschedule date, or accept a full refund.


Sweepstakes Official Rules


PROMOTION PERIOD: The Minnesota Car Enthusiast Club SEMA Trip Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:01:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (“CST”) on July 10, 2019 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CST on September 1, 2019 (the “Promotion Period”).

ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States, District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec), 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Void in Puerto Rico, Quebec, U.S. Territories and where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees, board members, advisory committee members, directors, officers, or agents of Minnesota Car Enthusiast Club Inc. (the “Sponsor), their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, or any other suppliers to Sponsor and the immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in households of each, whether or not related are ineligible. All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply.

HOW TO ENTER: There are three ways to enter: 1) Eligible individuals who make an online purchase on Sponsor’s website at www.themncec.org will receive one (1) Sweepstakes entry for each $10.00 spent (example: purchase $100 of product from www.themncec.org and receive 10 entries into the Sweepstakes). No limit on number of entries received with a purchase on www.themncec.org. 2) To enter without purchase, hand write the following on the front of a 3x5 card, your name, address, city, state/province, zip/postal code, e-mail address, telephone number and date of birth, on the back of the card, in 20 words or more, hand write a response to the following question “How winning Minnesota Car Enthusiast Club SEMA Trip Giveaway would change your life?”. Insert card in an envelope and mail to: Minnesota Car Enthusiast Club 607 Washington Avenue South Suite 204, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415(each envelope must be mailed individually) – Minnesota Car Enthusiast Club mailing address must be hand written. All mail-in entries must include all requested information (as stated above) to be considered an entry. Bulk shipments (multiple entries in one shipping package) will not be accepted, and will be destroyed. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by August 27, 2019 and received by September 1, 2019. Earn one (1) entry per postcard/envelope. No limit on number of entries received via the no purchase method of entry (mail-in entries). Requests for confirmation of receipt of mail-in entries will not be acknowledged. No photo copies, facsimiles or reproductions of mail-in entry will be accepted. Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, damaged, stolen, incomplete, illegible, postage due, or misdirected entries. Proof of mailing does not constitute proof of delivery.

DRAWING: A random drawing will be conducted on or about September 1, 2019, under the supervision of a public drawing. Odds of winning a Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. PRIZE: Grand Prize: A trip to SEMA 2019 including housing, transportation, and plane flight. Total approximate retail value of Grand Prize: $2,000.

GENERAL RULES: Potential Winner will be notified by phone, email or mail on or about September 1, 2019. Should the potential Winner (or any other alternate potential Winner) decide to decline the prize for any reason whatsoever, Sponsor shall have no further obligation to that potential Winner, and an alternate potential Winner will be selected, if time permits. Taxes related to the prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission to the Sponsor and its agencies to use Winner’s name and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. By accepting a prize, Winner agrees to hold Releasees harmless against any and all claims and liability from any accident, loss or injury occurring from this promotion or in any way related to the prize or use/misuse thereof, or while traveling to and/or from a location to obtain or use a prize. No substitution or transfer of prize allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Releasees shall not be liable for any printing or other errors or for delays in mail service. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. By participating in this promotion, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion are to be directed to the Sponsor at the address below. WAIVERS, DISCLAIMERS, RELEASES, INDEMNITY: BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED, WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS, AND AWARDS WILL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL THIRD-PARTY, OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED (IF ANY) NOT TO EXCEED FIVE DOLLARS (US$5.00), BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ATTORNEYS' FEES BE AWARDED OR RECOVERABLE; (3) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES NOT TO EXCEED FIVE DOLLARS (US $5.00), AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND (4) ENTRANTS' REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. EACH PARTICIPANT AGREES (I) TO ABIDE BY THE TERMS OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES WHICH ARE FINAL AND BINDING ON ALL MATTERS RELATING TO THIS SWEEPSTAKES, AND (II) TO RELEASE, DISCHARGE, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS THE RELEASED PARTIES FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS OR LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR ACCEPTANCE OR USE OF ANY PRIZE INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY ACTIVITY RELATED THERETO. INTERNET: Releasees and any Internet access or service providers are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry of entry information, human or other error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software or any combination thereof, inability to access Web sites, or damage to a user's computer system (hardware or software) due to participation in this Sweepstakes. If Sponsor determines, in their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with the Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Sweepstakes or if any noncompliance with the rules has occurred, Sponsor reserves the right to void the entries at issue and/or terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the Prizes using all eligible, non-suspect entries received in the applicable drawing pool as of the promotion end date. If the Sweepstakes is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its end date, notice will be posted at www.themncec.org. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by the Sponsor or its agents. Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. The “authorized account” holder is the natural person who is assigned to the e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Any online entries submitted by automated means, or third-party, will be disqualified. Entries will not be valid until received by Sponsor. CHOICE OF LAW AND JURISDICTION: This Promotion is offered only in the United States (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada (excluding Quebec) and is governed by the laws of the State of Utah. By entering, entrants irrevocably consent to the sole and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of Utah located in the county of Utah for any action, suit or proceeding arising out of or relating to this Promotion. ADDITIONAL RULES RELATED TO RESIDENTS OF CANADA: Potential Canadian Winners will be required to correctly answer a time limited mathematical skill testing question administered by mail or telephone prior to award of any prize. WINNER LIST: For the Winner list, available after September 1, 2019, visit www.themncec.org. SPONSOR: Minnesota Car Enthusiast Club Inc., 607 Washington Avenue South Suite 204 Minneapolis MN 55415. SEMA is not a Sponsor or Participant in this Sweepstakes. ©2019 MNCEC. All rights reserved. These Official Rules may not be copied, edited, or used for any other purpose, commercial or otherwise, without the express written consent of the Minnesota Car Enthusiast Club.