Announcing the Winner of $50 to East Side King

Dec 19, 2012

Congratulations to Natalie San Luis (@nsanluis) for winning $50 to East Side King at Hole In The Wall… You have proved to be the most loyal East Side King fan in all the land!   We asked you all to show us just how much you love East Side King — the rules were to take an Instagram photo of yourself at the 3 original locations (The Grackle, Liberty Bar, Shangri-La), to tag each photo with the #eskafw hashtag, and to follow us at @austinfoodwine…   Here are the winning images, chosen by Owner & Chef Paul Qui himself:    


To celebrate the opening of 2013 Austin FOOD & WINE Festival Chef Paul Qui’s new East Side King location at Hole In The Wall, we’re offering you a chance to win a $50 gift card by showing us how much you love ESK!

To participate in the competition,

The winner will be chosen on Tuesday, December 18 by Paul Qui himself, based on the correct picture locations, hashtag, and creativity/originality. The winning photos will be posted here for all to admire!



  • Make sure both your face and the East Side King food truck is visible in the background, proving you are at a specific ESK location
  • Photos must be uploaded under entrant’s own username for us to keep track
  • Make sure your Instagram profile is not set to “Private;” otherwise we won’t be able to see your pictures


  This contest begins on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 and ends Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 11:59PM CT. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void where prohibited by law. Only U.S. citizens and legal residents are eligible to enter. All prize winners will be chosen at the conclusion of the Sweepstakes time period based on the subjective creative evaluation of the Sponsor. Sponsor may use discretion to disqualify and/or remove participants if it is believed the participant is acting fraudulently. C3 Presents (the “Sponsor”) is sponsoring a sweepstakes in conjunction with the 2013 Austin FOOD & WINE Festival. The sweepstakes rules are as follows:

This sweepstakes begins on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 and ends Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 11:59PM CT.

 One winner will receive a $50 gift card to East Side King at Hole In The Wall. Not redeemable for cash. No expenses incurred directly by the winner will be reimbursed by Sponsor. WINNERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR REPORTING AND PAYING ANY AND ALL INCOME, SALES OR EXCISE TAXES THAT MAY APPLY TO ACCEPTING PRIZES; SPONSOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR AND WILL NOT PAY ANY SUCH TAXES.

Ground transportation not provided and is the responsibility of the winner. All other expenses relating to the Prize not specified are the sole responsibility of the winner. No cash equivalent is available. No substitution or transfer of prize permitted except as provided herein.

 To enter, the contestant must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident alien of the United States. Contestant must also be over 18 years of age. Questions about eligibility will be determined by documentary evidence (either a valid driver’s license, state ID card, or U.S. passport). No employee or immediate family member of Sponsor is eligible to enter the contest.

 Step 1: Take an Instagram photo of yourself at every East Side King location (The Grackle, Liberty Bar, Shangri-La). Step 2: Successfully tag each of your three photos with the #eskafw hashtag. Step 3: Photos must be uploaded under entrant’s own username for us to keep track. 

Odds of being selected as a prize winner depend on the order, relevance, and creativity/originality of entries received. The prize winner will be chosen at the conclusion of the sweepstakes period by Paul Qui or Deana Saukam. The prize will be awarded, regardless of the number of entries received.

 The winner will be notified no later than Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 11:59 CT via the Sponsor’s Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

Contestant acknowledges that Sponsor is not liable for any entries that are either misdirected or incomplete, is not liable for any losses due to electronic or computer malfunction, and is not responsible for any injuries or losses (1) occurring during or caused by participation in the sweepstakes, or (2) caused by any prize awarded. Participation in the sweepstakes constitutes winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, creative word, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration. Prize winner will be responsible for any taxes assessed on their winnings by any governmental agency, state, local or federal. Sponsor will notify the Internal Revenue Service of all winnings to the extent required by law.


The mailing address of the sponsor is:

C3 Presents

PO Box 684674

Austin, TX 78768

Attention: Austin FOOD & WINE Sweepstakes

Any sweepstakes entrant may submit a written request to see the name and hometown of the Prize winner. SWEEPSTAKES VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

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