Contest Rules

General Contest Rules

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. 
Eligibility
Unless otherwise stated in the specific contest rules, entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio). A winner will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a WMGK contest with a value over $50.00 within the previous 60 days. Winners will also be disqualified if they or a member of their household have won a GREATER MEDIA PHILADELPHIA (WMMR/WMGK/WBEN-FM/WPEN) prize or prize package valued at One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) or greater in the past 365 days. Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Media Philadelphia, its affiliates, promotion sponsors, prize providers, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WMGK or any of the promotion sponsors/prize providers, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.” Unless otherwise stated, there is a limit of one entry per person; multiple entries will disqualify the entrant. Void where prohibited.



Internet Contests and Games:
Game and contest participants using the Internet must provide a valid e-mail address. Limit one entry per e-mail address. All contest entries will become the property of Station and will not be acknowledged or returned.
Classic Rock 102.9 WMGK and sponsors not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone or other transmission failures of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; or incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions whether caused by Classic Rock 102.9 WMGK, users, by any equipment or programming utilized in promotions, games or contests, or by human error which may occur in the processing of submissions, which may limit a participant's ability to participate. Classic Rock 102.9 WMGK reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend a promotion, game or contest should a virus, bug, computer or other problem beyond the control of Classic Rock 102.9 WMGK corrupt the administration, security or proper execution of any Internet promotion, game or contest, or the Internet portion of any Classic Rock 102.9 WMGK promotion, game or contest. Classic Rock 102.9 WMGK, in its sole discretion, may award prizes to entries received by alternate means. All Internet participants agree to be bound by these rules, and the Official General Rules appearing above.


ON-AIR CONTESTS ONLY:

Online listeners to the WMGK web stream may experience a reception delay of up to one minute. Listening to the station’s over-the-air broadcast is the best way to participate in this contest.
When conducting any contest in which listeners are directed to be a certain number caller when a specific song or artist is played, the following rules will apply: snippets of songs played for advertising or promotional purposes and music beds that contain music from the designated artist or song WILL NOT count. Only songs that are played from beginning to end will be used to solicit contest calls. Listeners should try to be the correct caller at 215-263-WMGK as soon as they hear the specific song or artist begin to play. If a listener accidentally calls when a song snippet or music bed is played, s/he will simply be informed of the error; no harm, no foul!
Winner/caller qualification is subject to FULL phone call completion, and the verification of the caller’s name, address, home phone number, work/cell phone number and social security number, all of which must be provided prior to completion of the call. Contest calls will not be accepted at any other number. If caller gets disconnected for any reason before their name and phone number have been recorded, another call will be taken to determine the winner/qualifier.
Any and all Special Programming Features on WMGK are excluded from the contest periods on the radio station. No prizes will be awarded during Special Programming Features. 
Special Programming Features on WMGK include: Breakfast With the Beatles from 7am to 9apm on Sundays; Little Steven's Underground Garage from 10pm to Midnight on Sundays.


Text Messaging:

If there is any dispute about the identity of an entrant, the registered user of the text message account on the date of entry will be the recognized entrant. All participants acknowledge that messages are distributed by third-party mobile network providers and WMGK cannot control certain factors relating to message delivery. Participants acknowledge that, depending on the recipient’s mobile provider service, it may not be possible to transmit the message to the recipient successfully. WMGK assumes no responsibility for, and does not guarantee in any way, the availability or performance of any mobile, text or data service, including liability for transmission delays or message failures.

WMGK does not charge a fee for text entries. It is each entrant’s responsibility to check with their individual carrier and mobile/data plan, as other charges may apply. PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT TEXT MESSAGES SENT TO WMGK MAY RESULT IN ONE OR MORE AUTOMATIC BOUNCE BACK MESSAGES, FOR WHICH PARTICIPANTS MAY INCUR A FEE FROM THEIR PROVIDER. WMGK assumes no responsibility for charges incurred for text-messaging, including (without limitation) charges resulting from any bounce back messages or contest notices from the Station.
For texting contests in which entrants are asked to text specific information to a designated telephone line at a particular time or times (as announced by WMGK): At the time that texts are solicited, the criteria for winning will be announced (for example, first text message received with the correct answer). Only those text messages sent to the specific phone number provided, at the time texting is solicited, will be eligible to win. Texting to the main WMGK phone number or any other phone number are not eligible. Winners will be selected in accordance with the criteria announced when text messages are solicited.
For all WMGK texting contests, unless otherwise noted, the texter chosen must answer their phone when called or another winner will be selected. 
For all texting contests, standard texting charges by your mobile phone carrier may apply; please check your mobile contract for details.


TEXTING - alternative form of entry:
For all WMGK contests that permit listeners to enter by texting the station, listeners will also have the option to enter online at the following URL: www.vibescm.com/amoe . Unless the rules state otherwise, contest entries are limited to one per person for the entire contest, regardless of the entry method. Listeners who enter online will be required to provide the WMGK short code (645645), the contest keyword that the ‘MGK announcer provides on-air and which varies for each contest, and the entrant's first and last name and phone number. For security purposes, online entrants will be required to enter the code word(s) shown on the entry page before completing their entry. All web and text entries will be pooled together and a winner(s) will be chosen from that pool in accordance with the contest rules.

Prizes

Unless otherwise stated, or where winners are chosen at the Station’s discretion, odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received. Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash. WMGK reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value. Winners may not request prize substitution. Prizes are non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner. Taxes, gratuities and all other incidentals are the sole responsibility of the winner. If the prize is tickets to a performance or event, WMGK is not responsible for cancellations due to weather, promoter or performer, and is not obligated to provide an alternate prize. 
Unless an earlier date is specified in the rules, all prizes must be claimed within thirty days of the date won or the prize will be forfeited. Office hours are Monday through Friday 9am-5pm, but may close early before holidays. Please call 610-667-8500 to confirm that the office is open before attempting to claim prize. If approved by WMGK in advance and subject to completion of all required paperwork, winners may appoint someone to pick up their prize for them. If they do so, that person must present a copy of the prize winner's VALID, GOVERNMENT ISSUED ID or the prize cannot be released. All prizes MUST be picked up at the WMGK offices during office business hours unless otherwise noted.

Release
By entering the contest, all participants release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors, WMGK, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won. Winners (and their guests, if any) will be required to sign an affidavit and liability/publicity release, releasing WMGK and its affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize, before claiming the prize.


Disclaimer
WMGK undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of any prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s). WMGK is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes before leaving the station. WMGK is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, misdirected, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of the contest. If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of WMGK, station management reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).


License
Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for WMGK and promotion sponsors/prize providers and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.


Taxes
If required by applicable law, WMGK will report the total value of each prize to the IRS and will furnish winners with a federal Form 1099. Winners must provide their social security number to WMGK for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize.


General
Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on a contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won. WMGK reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in WMGK’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by WMGK or its affiliates. WMGK reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify this Contest and these Official Rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement. By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of WMGK and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding. Copies of written contest rules and, where required by law, the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the WMGK studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, for 60 days after the contest concludes. 
As a condition to participating in the Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof. The entrant and WMGK hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.
All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

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WMGK NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE ONLINE CONTEST – Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. 

How to Enter for a Chance to Win

Contest starts Monday, February 2, 2015 and ends Sunday February 15, 2015. Listeners can qualify for the grand prize drawing by visiting the contest page at www.WMGK.com and filling out and submitting the online entry form, including answering the question “What are you hoping to experience on a 7-Day cruise with Norwegian Cruise Line?”. WMGK, in its sole discretion, will select one entrant’s answer as its favorite response and that person will be the winner of the grand prize drawing, subject to confirmation of eligibility. 

The Grand Prize winner will be chosen from all eligible qualifiers on or around Monday, February 16, 2015 and may be announced on-air at approximately 9am.  A member of the WMGK promotions staff will attempt to contact the initially-selected winner by phone.  If the initially-selected winner does not confirm notification and acceptance of the prize within three (3) business days from first attempt to contact, s/he may be disqualified and a new winner selected.  The winner does not have to be listening to the on-air announcement to win. 

Prize

One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded to one winner. The Grand Prize is a 7-day Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) cruise for two. The winner may choose the NCL Bahamas cruise or Bermuda cruise, or any other cruise that meets the prize description/specifications listed below.

  • a 7-day cruise for two on any Norwegian ship (excluding Norwegian Epic). Cruise includes one oceanview stateroom with two lower berths, meals and entertainment on board, and is restricted to specific dates and ships.
  • Cruise must depart from NCL’s New York City port. Airfare and ground transportation are NOT included.
  • Approximate retail value (ARV): $3,598 per stateroom, per brochure rate.

The following terms and conditions apply to the Grand Prize cruise:

a. If actual value is less than stated ARV, difference will not be awarded.  ARV is based on average of pricing currently available.  The prize will be awarded via cruise certificate.  Prize must be fully redeemed, meaning that reservation, booking and travel must be completed, by February 16th, 2016; otherwise winner will forfeit prize.

b. Additional persons traveling in the stateroom must pay applicable 3rd/4th passenger rate.

c. Prize is subject to terms of cruise certificate, and terms are subject to Norwegian Cruise Line’s discretion and availability at time of booking. Blackout dates may apply including sailings impacting major holidays (i.e. Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s).

d. Winner and travel companion must be available to travel on the same itinerary. Minor guests, if any, just be accompanied by parent or legal guardian.  Any other travel companion must be 18 years of age or older as of the date of departure.

e. Norwegian Cruise Line must be notified no later than 45-60 days prior to sailing date to ensure cabin space availability. Name and departure date changes are not allowed and will forfeit cabin space.

f. Prize does NOT include:  government taxes and fees, non-commissionable fares, fuel supplement surcharges, gratuities, airfare, ground transportation, parking, shore excursions, bar charges, restaurant cover charges and other personal expenditures, transfers, and onboard personal purchases. IMPORTANT NOTICE: Norwegian reserves the right to charge a fuel supplement without prior notice should the closing price of West Texas Intermediate Fuel increase above $65 per barrel on the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange Index). In the event a fuel supplement is charged, Norwegian will have sole discretion to apply the supplementary charge to both existing and new bookings. The fuel supplement charge will not exceed $10.00 per passenger per day.

g. Cruise must be taken by the expiration date on the cruise certificate and is neither transferable nor redeemable for cash.

h. Once a cabin has been confirmed, changes will not be accepted.

i. To request a list of current available cruises, please contact the Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Accommodations Desk at (800) 281-4382 or via e-mail at revenueopssupport@ncl.com. Ships/itineraries not listed on the document provided cannot be booked in connection with this prize.

j. Original Cruise certificate supplied by Norwegian Cruise Line should be filled out with desired sailing date and submitted to Rev Ops via standard mail. Photocopies of Cruise certificate will not be accepted. Please send completed cruise certificate to:

Norwegian Cruise Line
Attn: Revenue Operations
7665 Corporate Center Drive
Miami, Florida 33126

k. If winner is unable to use the prize by the stated expiration date, the prize will be forfeited.

l. Winner and his/her guest MUST have a valid passport for travel to international destinations.  

Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash.  WMGK reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value.  Winner may not request prize substitution.  Prize is non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.  Grand Prize Winner must claim prize by completing all required paperwork in person at the WMGK office as instructed by the WMGK promotions staff.  Prize not claimed as stated above will be forfeited. 

Eligibility


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102.9 WMGK’s Washington D.C. Getaway Contest OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

 

How to Enter For a Chance to Win

Go to Colonial Hyundai of Downingtown (4423 W Lincoln Hwy, Downingtown, PA 19335) from Monday, February 16, 2015 at noon through Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 5:00pm  to enter for a chance to win a trip for two (2) people to Washington, D.C. (or another U.S. destination of their choice), courtesy of Capitol Marketing Concepts.  Interested participants can obtain an official entry form at the dealership from a member of the WMGK or Colonial Hyundai staff .  To submit an entry, complete the official entry form, and place completed entry form in the official registration box . 

 

On or around Monday, February 23, 2015 at noon, WMGK will select one entry, by random selection process from all entries received, to win the prize.  Potential winner will be contacted by phone and must confirm acceptance of prize within three (3) business days or risk disqualification and the selection of a new winner.

 

All entries will become the property of WMGK and will not be acknowledged or returned.

 

Prize

One (1) Prize (“Prize”) will be awarded, consisting of:  a Visa® gift card for $250 and two (2) nights’ hotel accommodations (one room, double occupancy) at the winner’s choice of one of the following properties throughout the US: Ritz Carlton, Westin, JW Marriott, Renaissance or other 4-Star hotel property. Gift card terms and restrictions apply as stated on the card or accompanying paperwork.  Accommodations include room charge only, and are subject to the terms and conditions described below. 

 

The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of Prize is $1250.00_.

 

The winner will receive a reservation request form for hotel accommodations. The reservation request form must be postmarked a minimum of 35 days but no more than 180 days prior to the first requested arrival date. All requests not adhering to these guidelines will be returned without exception. Changes after confirmation of hotel reservations are subject to fees and other restrictions. Winner must be 21 years of age or older.  Minor guest, if any, must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian.  Specific travel dates and arrangements are subject to holiday, blackout date, and other prize and travel restrictions. Hotel stay must be completed during the redemption period of March 13, 2015 through March 13, 2016 or it will be forfeited.  Reservations are subject to availability given to Capitol Marketing Concepts. Travel dates are subject to approval by prize provider.  Capitol Marketing Concepts reserves the right to substitute a comparable hotel for any requested or confirmed reservation.  ARV of Prize may vary depending upon pricing fluctuations at the time of booking; any difference between stated ARV and final ARV of Prize will not be awarded. Prize consists only of the elements expressly set forth above; no other elements or expenses are included in the Prize (including, without limitation, transportation of any kind, insurance, meals, in-room dining, internet, phone calls, gratuities, incidentals, entertainment, souvenirs, gasoline, etc.) and all such expenses are the sole responsibility of Winner.  Winner is responsible for hotel taxes and  charges. Reservations may be subject to prior payment by Winner of any required taxes and other charges.  Travel arrangements must be made through Capitol Marketing Concepts.  Credit card may be required at check-in to cover room incidentals. 

 

Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash.  Station reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute for any prize or prize element with one of equal or greater value.  Winner may not request prize substitution.  Prize is non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.  Winner must claim prize or prize certificate by completing all required paperwork in person at the Station offices within 30 days after the end of the contest.  Prize not claimed within the 30-day period will be forfeited. 

Eligibility

All entrants must be at least 21 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio).  WMGK’s 60 day and 365 Day rule are not in effect for this contest but the winner of this contest will not be eligible to win another Greater Media Philadelphia contest for 365 days.  Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., Capitol Marketing Concepts, Colonial Hyundai, their respective affiliates, promotion sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WMGK or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.”  Limit one entry per person.  Void where prohibited.

Release

By participating, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Colonial Hyundai, Capitol Marketing Concepts,  any other promotion sponsors/prize providers, WMGK, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., (collectively, “Contest Entities”) and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won.  Winner will be required to sign a form releasing the Contest Entities and their affiliated companies and individuals from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.  

Disclaimer

Each of the Contest Entities undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s).  The Contest Entities are not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winner must inspect prize or prize certificates before leaving the station.  The Contest Entities are not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.  If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of the Contest Entities, Station reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).

License

Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for the Contest Entities and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.

Taxes

WMGK will report the total value of the prize package to the IRS and will furnish winner with a federal Form 1099.  Winner must provide his/her social security number to WMGK for tax reporting purposes, and is solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize. 

General

Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on a contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won.  WMGK reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in WMGK’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by WMGK or its affiliates.  WMGK reserves the right to make changes in the contest rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement.  By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of WMGK and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.  Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the WMGK studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 for 60 days after the contest concludes.   

As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. The entrant and WMGK hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

 

Sponsor:  WMGK, 1 Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

VISA is a registered trademark of Visa International Service Association, which is not a sponsor of or otherwise affiliated with this contest.

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102.9 WMGK “DEBELLA’S TV Tunes” OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

 

Contest runs weekdays from Monday, February 23, 2015 through Friday, March 6, 2015.  No purchase necessary.

 

How to Enter For a Chance to Win

Each weekday morning during the contest period, at approximately 7:35 a.m., John DeBella will play an audio clip from a popular classic TV show theme song on 102.9 WMGK (Station).  To participate in the contest, listen for John to play that day’s audio clip and announce that he will take callers.  The first caller to 215-263-WMGK immediately after the clip airs, who correctly identifies the TV show that the clip came from, will win the prize, subject to full completion of the call and confirmation of eligibility.

 

Online listeners to the WMGK web stream may experience a reception delay of up to one minute.  Listening to the station’s over-the-air broadcast is the best way to participate in this contest.

Winner qualification is subject to FULL phone call completion, and the verification of the caller’s name, address, home phone number, and work/cell phone number, all of which must be provided prior to completion of the call.   Contest calls will not be accepted at any other number.

 

Prize

Ten (10) Prizes (“Prizes”) will be awarded, each consisting of a four (4) day, three (3) night trip (“Trip”) for the Prize winner (“Winner”) and up to one (1) Guest (“Guest”) to Universal Orlando® Resort in Orlando, Florida.  Each Prize will include round trip coach class air transportation for Winner and up to one (1) Guest (provided by Visit Florida)  from Philadelphia International airport to Orlando, FL; three (3) nights’ standard hotel accommodation (one room, double occupancy, room and tax only) at Hard Rock Hotel® or at another on-site hotel (as determined by Universal in its sole discretion); non-exclusive ground transportation to and from airport and hotel in Orlando, FL; 3 Park Unlimited Passes for admission to Universal Studios Florida®, Universal’s Islands of Adventure® and Wet ‘n Wild for Winner and up to one (1) Guest; and attendance at one (1) Blue Man Group performance (exact date and time to be determined by Universal in its sole discretion) for Winner and up to one (1) Guest. The Fair Market Value (“FMV”) of each Prize excluding airfare is $1,658.08. The total FMV of each Prize is $2,422.08. If Winner elects to partake in any or all portions of his/her Prize with no Guest, any remainder of the Prize will be forfeited and shall not be subject to further or alternative compensation. All elements of the Prize must be redeemed at the same time, and no changes will be permitted after confirmation of any redemption. Winner must be 21 years of age or older.  Minor guest, if any, must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian.  Winner and guest must travel on same itinerary.  Specific travel dates and arrangements are subject to air travel, holiday, blackout date, and other prize and travel restrictions. Trip must be completed on or before March 6, 2016 or Prize will be forfeited.  Reservations are subject to availability. Trip must be booked at least sixty (60) days prior to intended departure date. Travel dates are subject to Universal and Visit Florida approval.  FMV of Prize may vary depending upon airline fare and other pricing fluctuations; any difference between stated FMV and final FMV of Prize will not be awarded. Prize consists only of the elements expressly set forth above; no other elements or expenses are included in the Prize (including, without limitation, insurance, baggage fees, meals, unspecified ground transportation, phone calls, gratuities, incidentals, souvenirs, gasoline, etc.) and all such expenses are the sole responsibility of Winner.  Winner is responsible for any air travel taxes and/or expenses, including applicable departure taxes or fees, inspection charges, and security charges. Once issued, tickets are nontransferable and may not be reissued once travel has commenced. Open tickets will not be issued and stopovers are not permitted. Travel arrangements must be made through Universal. All Prize elements must be redeemed at the same time.     

 

  Trip must be completed by 3/6/2016 or prize will be forfeited in its entirety. Credit card required at hotel check-in to cover room incidentals.

 

Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash.  Station reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute for any prize or prize element with one of equal or greater value.  Winners may not request prize substitution.  Prizes are non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.  Winners must claim their prizes by completing all required paperwork in person at the Station offices within 30 days after the end of the contest.  Prizes not claimed within the 30-day period will be forfeited. 

Eligibility

All entrants must be at least 21 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio).  A winner will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a WMGK contest with a value over $50.00 within the previous 60 days.  Winners will also be disqualified if they or a member of their household have won a GREATER MEDIA PHILADELPHIA (WMMR/WMGK/WBEN-FM/WPEN) prize valued at One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) or greater in the past 365 days.  Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., Universal City Development Partners, Ltd. d/b/a Universal Orlando Resort (“Universal”), their respective affiliates, promotion sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WMGK or any of the promotion sponsors/prize providers, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate in any contest presented by WMGK.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.”  Void where prohibited.

Release

By participating, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Universal, Visit Florida, any other promotion sponsors/prize providers, WMGK, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won.  Winners will be required to sign a form releasing WMGK, Universal, Visit Florida and their affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.  

Disclaimer

WMGK undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s).  WMGK is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes or prize certificates before leaving the station.  WMGK is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.  If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of WMGK, Station reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).

License

Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for WMGK and promotion sponsors/prize providers and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.

Taxes

WMGK will report the total value of each prize to the IRS and will furnish winners with a federal Form 1099.  Winners must provide their social security number to WMGK for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize. 

General

Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won.  WMGK reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in WMGK’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by WMGK or its affiliates.  WMGK reserves the right to make changes in the contest rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement.  By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of WMGK and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.  Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the WMGK studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 for 60 days after the contest concludes.   

As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. The entrant and WMGK hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Sponsor:  WMGK, 1 Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Universal is a prize supplier only in this Contest; is not a sponsor of this Contest; and is not responsible for the administration of the Contest, the collection of the entries or the conduct of the draws. Any disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or relating to any person’s use of or participation in any portion of the Prize provided by Universal shall be resolved by applying the laws of Florida, without regard to conflict of laws provisions therein, and shall be solely and exclusively brought in state or federal courts within Orange County, Florida. Such claims shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and all such claims shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event to include attorneys’ fees.

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WMGK’s  NJEA EDUCATION ROCKS CONTEST – Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. 

How to Enter for a Chance to Win

Contest starts Monday, February 9, 2015 and ends Thursday April 30, 2015. Entries must be received by 11:59pm (ET) on April 30th to be eligible for consideration.

Students over 18 years of age or parents on behalf of their student who is under 18 years of age can enter by visiting the contest page at www.WMGK.com.  Complete and submit the online entry form, including the nomination of a teacher or  education support professional (office assistant, janitor, secretary, nurse, bus drivers, cafeteria staff, school security, and classroom assistants, etc) who has rocked the student’s world and made/makes a positive impact on the student’s life and school.

At the end of each month during the contest period, WMGK will send all entries received that month to the NJEA (New Jersey Education Association), which will select one winning entry (for a total of three winning entries during the contest period).  Winners will be selected in NJEA’s sole discretion based on the content of the entry and the reasons given for the nomination.

The selected monthly winning entrant will be contacted by WMGK station personnel via email in approximately the first week of March, April and May.  The selected nominee will be contacted by WMGK in coordination with the winning entrant.  If a nominee is nominated by more than one entrant, NJEA will select its favorite entry from among those that nominated that person, and that entrant will be the winner. 

Both the winning entrants and the individuals nominated in the winning entries will receive prizes as described below. Winning entrant and nominee must confirm acceptance of prize within one week of being notified by WMGK, or risk disqualification and selection of a new winning entrant and nominee.

All entries will become the property of WMGK and the NJEA and will not be acknowledged or returned.

Prizes

Winning entrant prize packages:  Three (3) prize packages will be awarded, one to each of the selected winning entrants. 

Prize package includes:  

-four (4) tickets to the WMGK Let Freedom Rock Fest (to be held on a date between June 1 and August 31, 2015 at Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ), (valued at $80),

-a tablet-style mobile digital device (valued at $100),

- The opportunity to have the nominating student’s name and/or image (with permission from their parent/legal guardian) featured on a customized web page for this contest and to have the student’s name featured in a commercial that airs on WMGK.

Total value of package:  $180

 

Nominee prize package:  Three (3) prize packages will be awarded, one to each of the selected winning nominees. 

Prize package includes: 

-two (2) tickets to the WMGK Let Freedom Rock Fest (to be held on a date between June 1 and August 31, 2015 at Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ) (valued at $40),

-$100 gift card to a TBD restaurant in the Philadelphia area (terms and restrictions may apply as stated on the gift card or accompanying paperwork)

- the opportunity to have the nominee’s name and/or voice included in a WMGK commercial that congratulates them for being the winning nominee in either the month of March, April or May, as well as their name and/or likeness featured on a customized web page for this contest.

Total value of package: $140

Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash.  WMGK reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value.  Winners may not request prize substitution.  Prizes are non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.  Winners must claim their prizes in person at the WMGK office within 30 days after the end of the contest or as otherwise instructed by WMGK personnel.  Prizes not claimed within the 30-day period or as otherwise instructed will be forfeited.  Use of winners’ name, voice and image on-air and on the website to be coordinated with WMGK personnel.

 

Eligibility

Any New Jersey public school employee working in the State of New Jersey and within the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio) is eligible to be nominated, and any student aged 18 or older or parent of a student under 18, which student goes to school in New Jersey and lives within the Philadelphia metro survey area, is eligible to enter.  All entrants must be at least eighteen years of age as of February 9, 2015, and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area.  A parent or legal guardian must submit the entry on behalf of any student who is under eighteen years of age. Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., its affiliates, promotion sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WMGK or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate in any contest presented by WMGK.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.”  Limit one entry per student (whether directly or by a parent on the student’s behalf).  Void where prohibited.

Release

By participating, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors/prize providers, WMGK, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., the New Jersey Education Association, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won.  Winners will be required to sign a form releasing WMGK and its affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.  

Disclaimer

WMGK undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s).  If a travel delay prevents winner from attending any event included in the prize, there will be no substitution or compensation provided.  WMGK is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize or prize certificate after the prize has been claimed. WMGK is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.  If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of WMGK, Station reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).

License

Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for WMGK and promotion sponsors/prize providers and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, contest entry, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.

Taxes

If required by applicable law, WMGK will report the total value of each prize package to the IRS and will furnish winner with a federal Form 1099.  Winners may be required to provide his/her social security number to WMGK for tax reporting purposes, and is solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize. 

 

General

Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of an entrant or nominee, will result in his/her disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won.  WMGK reserves the right to rule ineligible participants who, in WMGK’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by WMGK or its affiliates.  WMGK reserves the right to make changes in the contest rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement.  By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of WMGK and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.  Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the WMGK studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, for 60 days after the contest concludes. 

As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof. The entrant and WMGK hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Contest sponsored by:  WMGK, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339,  Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004.

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102.9 WMGK VIDEO GREETER CONTEST – OFFICIAL RULES

 

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. 

 

How to Enter for a Chance to Win

 

Contest entries will be accepted from Tuesday, February 10, 2015 through Monday, February 23, 2015 at 5pm  (ET).

 

To submit an entry, first record a 10 second video of you showing your creativity and passion for WMGK and Philadelphia, to potentially be used as a video greeting on the newly designed wmgk.com.   All video submissions should include the following line:  ‘Welcome To The NEW wmgk.com.’  Then, upload the video to YouTube or Instagram.  Next, go to the “Video Greeter” web page at wmgk.com to complete and submit the online entry form, including a URL link to your video in the appropriate field on the online entry form. 

 

Entries must include the entrant’s name, home town, date of birth, phone number, and email address.  All entries must be received by 5:00 p.m. (ET) on Monday, February 23, 2015 to be eligible for consideration; entries received after that time will be null and void.  All entries will become the property of WMGK and will not be returned.

 

By entering the contest, entrants (1) certify that they have all rights necessary to use any images or music contained in their video submission for contest purposes, including the express permission of every person who appears in or can be heard on the video ; and (2) grant WMGK permission to post, embed and/or link to their video on www.wmgk.com and to use the video and audio for contest and other promotional purposes.  WMGK reserves the right to take down any contest submission if it believes the video or audio violates the rights of any third party of if the submission is otherwise inappropriate for public display, as determined by WMGK in its sole discretion.

Selecting a Winner
The WMGK staff will select one Grand Prize winner on or around Tuesday February 24, 2015.  Winner will be notified by phone and/or email.  Initially-selected winner must confirm notification and participation in the prize by Thursday February 24, 2015 at 9am.   If the initially-selected winner does not confirm participation by this time, WMGK reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify that entrant and select another entrant as the winner.

 

 

Prize

 

One (1) prize will be awarded consisting of:

 

(a) Company check for $500 and (b) some or all of the winner’s submitted video will be featured on the newly designed WMGK.com for up to 10 weeks (but may be for a shorter period of time).  Check will be issued in the name of the person listed in the official entry form.  False or misleading information may lead to disqualification. 

 

WMGK reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize for one of equal or greater value. Winner may not request prize substitution.  Prize is non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner.  Winner must claim prize by completing all required paperwork in person at the WMGK office no later than 5:00pm on March 13, 2015.  Prize not claimed by this time may be forfeited.  Allow an additional 4-6 weeks for check processing.

 

Eligibility

 

All entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio).  The WMGK 30 day and 365-day prize rules do not apply to the WMGK Video Greeter  Contest.  Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Media Philadelphia, its affiliates, promotional sponsors, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with WMGK, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.”  Limit one entry per person; multiple entries will disqualify the entrant.  Void where prohibited. 

 

Release

By participating, all entrants release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors, WMGK, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won.  Winner will be required to sign a form releasing WMGK and its affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize.  

Disclaimer

WMGK undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance/performance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s).  WMGK is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed.  WMGK reserves the right to discontinue use of the winning video greeting at any time, for any reason.  WMGK is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.  If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of WMGK, Station reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).

License

Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for WMGK and promotion sponsors/prize providers and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, contest entry, audio/video submission, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.  By submitting a video entry, entrants authorize WMGK to post and/or link to the video on the WMGK website.

Taxes

If required by law, WMGK will report the total value of the prize to the IRS and will furnish winner  with a federal Form 1099.  Winner may be required to provide his/her social security number to WMGK for tax reporting purposes, and is solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize. 

General

Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on a contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won.  WMGK reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in WMGK’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by WMGK or its affiliates.  WMGK reserves the right to make changes in the contest rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement.  By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of WMGK and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.  Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the WMGK studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, for 60 days after the contest concludes. 

As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof. The entrant and WMGK hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Sponsor:  WMGK, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

 

Neither YouTube nor Instagram is a sponsor of or is otherwise affiliated with this Contest.

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

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