General Contest Rules

  1. Unless otherwise specified, all contests are open to listeners 18 years of age or older. Some will be open to listeners 21 years of age or older.
  2.  Those contest winners who have won any prize from Elkhorn Media Group within thirty (30) days of entry, or have won any prize from the same contest, for the same event or for the same series of concerts/shows/events (multiple dates within a 30-day period) are not eligible. Only one winner per household per year is permitted if the prize won is equal to or greater in value than $600. Employees of other radio stations are not eligible. Only one entry per person or household is permitted. Immediate family shall include spouse, parents, children, siblings, grandparents, grandchildren, and any other person residing within the same household, and only three winners per business office per contest. 
  3. All contests are to be classified as “minor” and “major” based on the following criteria.
    • Minor contests feature an individual prize value of $199 or less and can have no more than one winner per household over a 30-day period. 
    • Major contests feature an individual prize worth $200 or more and can have no more than one (1) winner per household during any contest period. For major contests, there will be a specific contest period defined.
    • A winner may win one (1) major contest, and one (1) minor contest in a 30-day period but cannot win more than one (1) minor prize within 30 days of each other. 
    • A winner cannot win more than one (1) major contest in any contest period.
  4. Prizes may not be transferred, substituted, or redeemed for cash, except that Elkhorn Media Group reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value in its sole discretion.
  5. Prizes may take up to 30(thirty) days to be received by the station before redemption is available.
    Phone Entries: Contest sponsors are not responsible for inability of caller to complete call whether due to busy lines, disconnections, telephone equipment malfunctions or other circumstances. Two (2) attempts will be made to contact a possible winner before another potential winner will be chosen and contacted.
    Mail-In Entries: No mechanically reproduced entries permitted. Not responsible for lost, stolen, late, mutilated, misdirected, incomplete or postage due entries or entries not received in time for the random drawing. Illegible entries are void. Only entries received at the specified address will be considered.
  7. Contestants will not be considered “winners” until all required information has been received. If for some reason a disconnection of the phone line takes place before we receive all the required information, Elkhorn Media Group reserves the right to choose another contestant.
  8. Winners are solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes if any.
  9. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. All federal, state, and local regulations apply.
  10. Some restrictions apply.
  11. Decisions of Station management are final. 
  12. Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification.
  13. Odds of winning are dependent on the number of qualifying entries received.
  14. In the event a prize winner has not fulfilled his/her obligations to receive the prize, the prize may be forfeited, and an alternate winner may be selected at random from all eligible entries.
  15. Elkhorn Media Group reserves the right in its sole discretion to modify the contest rules and dates at any time for any reason. Material modifications shall be announced on-air, when practical. By participating in this contest, listeners agree to be bound by these contest rules, any modifications thereof, and by all other rules imposed by Elkhorn Media Group management. If due to circumstances beyond the control of Elkhorn Media Group, any event associated with the contest or the prize is delayed, rescheduled, postponed, or cancelled, Elkhorn Media Group reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel or modify the contest and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.
  16. Randomly selected winners will be randomly selected from all of our eligible qualifying entries.
  17. Taxes:
    • All State, Local, Federal, and or other, duties, tariffs, title fees, licensing fees, or other fees for prizes awarded in any Contest become the sole responsibility of the winner. All those who win a prize or prizes owned or provided exclusively by Elkhorn Media Group, valued $600 or more in any given year will be issued an IRS Form 1099 to report their winnings. 
  18. If a concert, show or other event has been awarded as a prize and is postponed, rained out, canceled, or does not happen for reasons beyond our control, Elkhorn Media Group will not be responsible for replacing the prize.
  19. Contestants and winners acknowledge that if they enter any contest under a false, fictitious, or fraudulent name, address, phone number, ID number or Social Security number, they will be automatically disqualified from this contest and any future contests on Elkhorn Media Group.
  20. Prizes awarded are limited solely to those items explicitly set forth as being part of the prize and shall not include any other expenses, incidentals or taxes that may arise out of the winner’s receipt of this prize. Prizes will be awarded as is, with no written or express warranty.
  21. Each individual contest may have different or additional rules, which will supersede these rules. 
  22. A winner cannot win more than one (1) major contest in any contest period.