MAROONED 5 CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES

APRIL/MAY 2017

 

Contest Name: “The Marooned 5” (the “Contest”)

Contest Dates: April 21, 2017 to May 6, 2017 (“Contest Period”)

Station(s): KEYW-FM, KOLW-FM (the “Station(s)”)

Station Address:  2621 West A Street

Station City, State, Zip Code: Pasco, WA 99301

Station Telephone: 509-547-9791

The Contest is sponsored by Townsquare Media, LLC, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies (together, the “Company”). By participating, each participant agrees as follows:

            Summary and Description of Contest and Participation.

 Five listeners will be chosen to be a part of the “Marooned 5” contest on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Contestants will be “marooned” for five hours (10am – 3pm) at Mirage Pool & Spa located at 2909 S. Quillan Street in Kennewick, WA. During this time each contestant will voluntarily use their phones, smartphones, social media, email and/or station airwaves to get listeners, friends, relatives, and family members to vote for them on the station websites (keyw.com or hot975online.com). At the end of five hours the contestant with the most votes online will win VIP tickets to see Maroon 5 at the Pendleton Whisky Music Festival on July 15th in Pendleton, Oregon. All runner-up contestants will win two general admission tickets to the show.

  1. How to enter: Beginning April 18, 2017 and ending April 30, 2017 enter for a chance to be one of the Marooned 5 at keyw.com, hot975online.com or in person at Mirage Pool & Spa located at 2909 S. Quillan Street in Kennewick, WA. On Monday, May 1, 2017 four contestants will be randomly chosen from all online entries and one contestant will be randomly drawn from the in-store entry box from Mirage Pool & Spa. There will be a total of five contestants. Contestants will be notified and announced on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 during the 7:00 a.m. hour on 98.3 THE KEY and during the 3:00 p.m. hour on HOT 975FM. Listening is not a requirement as contestants will be notified via email or phone. All contestants will be required to be “marooned” at Mirage Pool and Spa on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. local time. During this time contestants will solicit for listeners, family members, and friends to vote for them to be the grand prize winner on keyw.com or hot975online.com. At 3:00 p.m. local time the contestant with the most online votes will win two VIP tickets to see Maroon 5 in Pendleton, Oregon on July 15, 2017. The four runner-ups will win two general admission tickets to the same show. Must be 18 or older on or before May 6, 2017.

1A.      Technical Issues.  Should a participating station(s) have a technical issue, including but not limited to, computer error, human error, and off-air transmitter difficulties, resulting in not airing contest, the Company and station(s) will not be held responsible and will hold a random drawing for the grand prize on the contest date.

  1. Grand Prize(s).

Approximate total value of all prizes (listed below).

  • VIP tickets - $300
  • General Admission tickets - $140

 

All prizes will be awarded. Potential winners must claim his/her prize from the Company at the end of the contest on Saturday, May 6, 2017 and must sign a contest waiver. If winner fails to claim prize on the contest date the winner (s) must claim their prize within (7) days or they will be deemed ineligible based on these Official Rules, or disqualified, and the winner forfeits the Prize and the Company reserves the right to determine an alternate winner at a time of its choosing, in its sole discretion. Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable for any other prize or equivalent prize.

  1. Eligibility and Limitations. Participants and winners must be legal U.S. residents at least 18 years old as determined by the Company and reside in the Station’s Total Survey Area (“TSA”) as defined by Nielsen (or the comparable market area or non-Nielsen markets). Company reserves the right to refuse to award a prize to a winner if a potential winner is determined to be ineligible or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Winners are subject to a verification process to include winner’s name, address, home phone number, work/cell phone number, and social security number. Only one (1) qualifier/contestant per household for the Contest. Employees of the Company, participating sponsors and their advertising agencies, employees of other radio or television stations, and members of the immediate family of any such persons are not eligible to participate and win. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as in-laws or by current or past marriage(s), remarriage(s), adoption, co-habitation or other family extension, and any other persons residing at the same household whether or not related.
  2. Telephone and Delivery Disclaimer. The Company disclaims all liability for the inability of a participant to complete or continue a telephone call due to equipment malfunction, busy lines, inadvertent disconnections, acts beyond the Company’s control, or otherwise. The Company disclaims all liability for any delays, late delivery, loss, or failure in the delivery of any item sent by mail, courier, express, electronic transmission, or other delivery method. Entries must be made as detailed herein. The Company is not responsible for mechanical, technical, electronic, communications, telephone, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions or failures of any kind, including: failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed transmission of online entries, traffic congestion on telephone lines, the Internet or at any website or lost or unavailable network connections which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate in the Contest, and any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any information necessary to participate in the Contest.
  3. Publicity; Use of Personal Information. Unless prohibited by law, by participating in this Contest, all participants and winners grant the Company exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices, and likenesses in connection with promotion of this and other Contest and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use. By participating in the Contest, participants agree that the Company may disclose personal information obtained from participants in the Contest to third parties and use such information for marketing and other purposes on a worldwide basis in perpetuity.
  4. Release. By participating in the Contest, each participant and winner waives any and all claims of liability against the Company, its parent, related, affiliated and subsidiary companies and their employees and agents of each, for any personal injury or loss which may occur from the conduct of, or participation in, the Contest, or from the use of any prize. In order to receive a prize and to verify eligibility, participants must sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity Release form provided by the Company.
  5. Taxes. Any valuation of the prize(s) stated above is based on available information provided to the Company, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes and fees associated with the prize, including local and state sales tax and licensing fees. Each winner must provide the Company with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Prizes are not transferable, redeemable for cash or exchangeable for any other prize. Any person winning over $600 in prizes from the Company will receive an IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.
  6. Conduct and Decisions. By participating in the Contest, participants agree to be bound by the decisions of Company personnel, which are final with respect to this Contest.  Persons who violate any rule, gain unfair advantage in participating in the Contest, or obtain winner status using fraudulent means will be disqualified. Unsportsmanlike, disruptive, annoying, harassing or threatening behavior is prohibited. The Company will interpret these rules and resolve any disputes, conflicting claims or ambiguities concerning the rules or the Contest and the Company’s decisions concerning such disputes shall be final. If the conduct or outcome of the Contest is affected by human error, any mechanical malfunctions or failures of any kind, intentional interference or any event beyond the control of the Company, the Company reserves the right to terminate the Contest, or make such other decisions regarding the outcome as the Company deems appropriate. All decisions will be made by the Company and are final. The Company may waive any of these rules in its sole discretion.

 

ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY CIRCUMVENT, DISRUPT OR DAMAGE ORDINARY AND NORMAL OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST, TELEPHONE SYSTEMS OR WEBSITE, OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE COMPANY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPATION TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

  1. Miscellaneous.  No purchase necessary to participate or win. Void where prohibited. Odds of winning depend upon the number of participants. The Company may substitute prizes, amend the rules or discontinue the Contest at any time as announced on the Stations. The Company disclaims any responsibility to notify participants of any aspect related to the conduct of the Contest. Written copies of these rules are available during normal business hours at the business offices of the Stations and by mail upon written request with a stamped, self-addressed envelope.
  2. Compliance with Law. The conduct of the Contest is governed by the applicable laws of the United States of America, which take precedence over any rule to the contrary herein. Stations shall follow the applicable laws for conducting Contest, including notice to the state attorney general or consumer affairs office, posting of a prize bond, furnishing lists of winners, running specific on-air disclaimers, providing specific written information about the Contest, etc. as required by local and state law.
  3. Participating Radio Stations. The Company may conduct the Contest concurrently and simultaneously on several participating stations owned and or operated by the Company.  Each station will announce participation. Stations participating in this Contest may include all or some stations owned or operated by Townsquare Media, LLC and/or other stations owned and/or operated by other companies.
  4. List of qualifers. For a list of winners from the Contest, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope with Contest name to Townsquare Media, 2621 West A Street, Pasco WA, 99301.