Win Tickets to the College Basketball Championship Game!

Come in between 11am and 7pm daily from March 19th-April 5th to enter for your chance to win 2 tickets to the College Basketball Championship Game on April 8th at US Bank Stadium!

*Ask your server or bartender for entry form

Ticket drawing will be held on April 6th, during the halftime of the 6pm game.

Grand Prize – 2 Upper Level Tickets for the Championship Game April 8th at US Bank Stadium 

    • Winner does not need to be present for tickets. Winner has 24 hours to redeem tickets. Drawing will be held live on social media, with winner’s name posted on our Facebook, Instagram, and website. Tickets not claimed within 24 hours will be donated to local 501(c)3 Veteran Service Organization. 

April 6th Viewing Party Prizes:

2nd Place – $50 Gift Card

3rd Place – $25 Gift Card

    • You must be present to win gift cards. (Raffle ticket given to those in attendance)

April 8th Viewing Party Prizes

1st Place – $75 Gift Card

2nd Place – $50 Gift Card

3rd Place – $25 Gift Card

    • You must be present to win gift cards. (Raffle ticket given to those in attendance)



Ticket Giveaway Rules


ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States who are 21 years of age or older. Employees of James Ballentine VFW Post 246 are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

HOW TO ENTER: Visit James Ballentine VFW Post 246 and follow the directions provided to complete and submit the registration form to receive one (1) entry. Limit of one (1) entry per person per day. Entrants must submit entries using the correct contest entry form, email address, and any other specific entry information requested in the contest announcement. Eligibility of individual entries will be at the sole discretion of James Ballentine VFW Post 246, for any reason or for no reason. James Ballentine VFW Post 246 is not responsible for and will not consider incomplete or incorrect entries. All entries become the sole property of the VFW and will not be returned.

RANDOM DRAWING: One (1) Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing held April 6th from among all eligible entries received and combined throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received throughout the entry period.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, each entrant agrees: (a) to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of James Ballentine VFW Post 246, which shall be final in all respects relating to this Sweepstakes; (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless James Ballentine VFW Post 246, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the foregoing (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any awarded prize (or portion thereof), including any/all travel/activity related thereto; and (c) to the use of his/her name, address (city and state), voice, performance, photograph, image and/or other likeness for programming, advertising, publicity, trade and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and in perpetuity by James Ballentine VFW Post 246 and its designees, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use if asked to do so.

Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, undeliverable, destroyed, garbled, postage-due, illegible, inaccurate, delayed or stolen entries or mail; or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the announcement of the prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. James Ballentine VFW Post 246 may disqualify anyone from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning the prize (and void all associated entries) if, in its sole discretion, it determines that such person is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK ANY AND ALL REMEDIES AVAILABLE FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. James Ballentine VFW Post 246 reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, modify or suspend any portion of the Sweepstakes for any reason, including should any cause corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes and, in the event of termination, to determine the potential winner in a random drawing from among all eligible non-suspect entries received and combined up to such time of impairment.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, whether foreseeable or not and whether based on negligence or otherwise, including attorneys’ fees, other than entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and James Ballentine VFW Post 246 in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Minnesota, USA.