Sam Adams® Brackets and Beers

Frequently Asked Questions

While the Official Rules outline the complete details of this promotion, your question may already be answered below.

What are the prizes for this promotion?

Big East Prize Pool Prizes:

TWO (2) GRAND PRIZES: Winners will receive one (1) leather couch; one (1) Sam Adams branded refrigerator and one (1) Pop-a-Shot.

FORTY-FIVE (45) BIG EAST FIRST PRIZES: Each winner will receive one (1) Pop-A-Shot.

SEVENTY-FIVE (75) BIG EAST SECOND PRIZES: Each winner will receive one (1) Yeti Rambler Colster.

TWENTY-FIVE (25) BIG EAST THIRD PRIZES: Each winner will receive one (1) branded cooler.

Odds of winning a Big East Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received for the Big East Prize Pool during the Promotion Period.

National Prize Pool Prizes:

TWO (2) NATIONAL ON-PREMISE GRAND PRIZES: Winners will receive one (1) leather couch; one (1) Sam Adams branded refrigerator and one (1) Pop-a-Shot.

FORTY-FIVE (45) NATIONAL FIRST PRIZES: Each winner will receive one (1) Pop-A-Shot.

SEVENTY-FIVE (75) NATIONAL SECOND PRIZES: Each winner will receive one (1) Yeti Rambler Colster.

TWENTY-FIVE (25) NATIONAL THIRD PRIZES: Each winner will receive one (1) branded cooler.

Odds of winning a National Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received for the National Prize Pool during the Promotion Period.

See the Official Rules for complete details.

How many times can I enter the promotion?
You may enter once per day.
How many prizes could I win?
There is a limit of one (1) Grand Prize and one (1) First Prize, Second Prize, or Third Prize per person.
How do I play the game?
Tap and hold the ball, then swipe to aim for the basket.
How will I know if I'm one of the sweepstakes winners?
The sweepstakes drawing will be held on or around April 19, 2021. The winners will be notified via email from the contact information provided upon registration. Once the winners are confirmed and prizes are fulfilled, an official win list will be posted. A direct link to this list can be found in the Official Rules.
I got a message that I've already entered today, but I haven't. What should I do?
Make sure you are visiting https://www.bracketsandbeers.com/ directly rather than a bookmarked page in your browser. Also, please try to clear cookies and cache on your internet browser.
I think I’m having technical issues. What should I do?
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I have recently moved or updated my email address. Can I change my registration information for this promotion?
We apologize for any inconvenience, but due to the number of entries we receive in each promotion, we are unable to change registration information. If you have any further questions, please fill out the contact form below.
Why can't I use my P.O. Box address to register or claim my prize?
Your home address allows us to identify your residence for eligibility purposes.