White Castle Wedding
The White Castle Wedding Text sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”)
will begin on February 1, 2013 and end on February 8, 2013 (“Sweepstakes
Period”). One (1) grand prize winner
will be awarded a Wedding at White Castle on February 15th 2013, one
(1) flower arrangement from Flowerama,
Two (2) engagement rings from Moses Jewelers, (ARV = $800) (“Prize”). Winner will be picked
on February 13, 2013.
HOW TO ENTER /
of WCKX-FM who are legal residents of the United States residing within the Columbus,
Ohio metropolitan area, and are 21 years of age and older will be able to take
part in this Sweepstakes. To participate
in the Sweepstakes, listeners must do the following:
1. Sweepstakes participants must register online through
the WCKX’s website at www.mycolumbuspower.com. Contestants will submit a photo of them and
their spouse and describe why you want to have a White Castle Wedding. Person
with the most votes wins. Submission
Dates are February 1st – 8th. Photo Voting Dates are February 8th
– February 13th.
2. Upon entering the Sweepstakes website, participants are
to follow the on-screen instructions, including entering their name, date of
birth, address, phone number, email address, and any optional or additional
contact information, as requested, to register for a chance to win.
3. After completing the registration process, qualified
entrants will be eligible for a chance to win.
4. All Internet entries must be received by 11:59pm local time on February
8, 2013, or they will be void.
5. One entry per
person per day per email address during the Sweepstakes Period.
6. In the event
of a dispute regarding the identity of a participant’s online entry, the entry
will be deemed to have been made by the authorized holder of the e-mail account
at the time the entry was made.
7. Winners will
be selected by random drawing from among all eligible entries received
electronically. Winners will be notified
by phone and / or email.
8. Winners will
be instructed to come to the offices of the WCKX located at 350 E 1st
avenue Columbus, Ohio 43201, to claim the Prize.
9. Winners must
provide valid identification (i.e. via driver’s license, passport or other
government-issued photo I.D.) to claim the Prize. Identification documents must match
information previously provided to the Station.
10. All decisions
made by the WCKX and Blue
Chip Broadcasting Ltd. management regarding any aspect of this Sweepstakes are
The Sweepstakes is open to listeners of the WCKX who are 21 years of age
and older and are legal residents of the United States residing within the Columbus,
Ohio metropolitan area.
- Employees of the WCKX, the Blue Chip Broadcasting Ltd., its subsidiaries, affiliates,
general sponsors, advertisers, competitors, promotional partners, other
radio stations in the Columbus, Ohio metropolitan area, and members of the
immediate families or those living in the same households (whether related
or not) of any of the above are NOT eligible to participate or win in this
Sweepstakes. For purposes of this Sweepstakes,
immediate family members mean spouses, parents, grandparents, children,
and siblings and their respective spouses.
may only win once during this Sweepstakes.
- Persons who have won a prize in another sweepstakes
or promotion of any kind from the WCKX
within the thirty (30) day period immediately preceding the start date of
this Sweepstakes are not eligible to participate. Only one person per family or household
(whether related or not) may win in any promotion from the Station during any thirty (30)
- Each winner will
be awarded the following Prize elements:
A White Castle Wedding at a local White Castle
restaurant on February 15, 2013, two (2) wedding bands from Moses Jewelers (the
man’s band is sterling silver and 14k gold, and the woman’s is sterling silver),
and one (1) flower arrangement from Flowerama
- Transportation to and from any event
venue (if applicable), meals, beverages, souvenirs, and incidentals are
the responsibility of the winner and his or her guest.
- Movie passes, and/or special screening
and premiere movie passes are valid for space available only. Seating is provided on a first-come-first-served
- Dates and times of concerts, events, and
activities promoted by Sweepstakes sponsors are subject to change and
those changes are deemed to be beyond the control of the Station. Changes of venue, cancellation of
engagements by performing artists, and/or their management may be
permanent in nature. The WCKX
is not obligated to make any effort to find an alternative prize under
- Prize will not be
mailed. Unless otherwise provided, Prize
must be claimed at the WCKX’s
offices by no later than 5pm on
February 14, 2013, or the Prize will be forfeited.
- No substitution of Prize is offered, no
transfer of Prize to a third party is permitted and non-cash Prizes may
not be redeemed for cash value, except as determined by WCKX management and/or the sponsor in
its sole discretion.
- All Sweepstakes
winners must sign and date official Station release and waiver forms as
requested. Failure to do so will
result in winner forfeiting the Prize.
8. If for any reason a Sweepstakes winner decides not to
accept the Prize awarded, the winner will be required to sign a release form
acknowledging forfeiture of the Prize.
It will be at the discretion of the Sweepstakes sponsor and / or Sweepstakes
administrator if another entrant is to be selected as the winner if time
Winners are responsible for
all applicable taxes associated with the receipt of the Prize.
Any person winning over $600.00 in prizes will
receive an IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year for tax purposes and a
copy of such form will be filed with the IRS as required by law.
No purchase necessary. Sweepstakes is void where prohibited. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable
federal, state and local laws and regulations.
Odds of winning depend upon
the number of eligible entrants participating during the Sweepstakes Period.
By participating in the Sweepstakes,
the winner or winners agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any
advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Sweepstakes, in any media
now known or hereafter devised for advertising or promotional purposes without
additional compensation, and must sign a publicity release prior to acceptance
of the prize. By entering this Sweepstakes,
each participant agrees to comply with the Official Rules and the decisions of
the Sweepstakes sponsor which shall be final and binding in all aspects
relating to the Sweepstakes.
All Sweepstakes winners will
be required to sign a liability release prior to acceptance of any prize. Pursuant to the liability release, the winner
or winners will agree to hold the WCKX, the Blue Chip Broadcasting Ltd., any other Sweepstakes parties and each of their
respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agencies, officers, shareholders, directors,
employees, agents and representatives of each of the foregoing, harmless
against any and all claims or liability, directly or indirectly related to or
arising from or in connection with Sweepstakes participation or the acceptance,
possession or use / misuse of awarded Prize or any portion thereof, or
participation in Prize-related activities, including but not limited to any
Winners must provide valid
identification (i.e. via driver’s license, passport or other
government-issued photo I.D.) to claim
retains the right to disqualify any entrant
if all Sweepstakes rules are not followed.
Sweepstakes void if prohibited by law.
So long as no participant is materially adversely
affected, the Station reserves the
right to make changes in these Sweepstakes rules, which will become effective
upon being announced on the air and / or posted online.
10. The WCKX, the Blue Chip Broadcasting Ltd.,
participating sponsors and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries,
affiliates or their representatives, agents and employees are not responsible
for the inability of any entrant to complete or continue a telephone call,
internet registration or text entry due to equipment malfunction, busy lines,
inadvertent disconnections, unavailable network, server, Internet Service
Provider (ISP) or other connections, communication failures or human error that
may occur in the transmission, receipt or processing of entries, including any
injury or damage to any computer arising from or relating to participation in
this Sweepstakes. Any use of robotic,
macro, automatic, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries,
and may subject that entrant to disqualification.
accepting the Prize, the winner acknowledges that the WCKX and the Blue Chip
Broadcasting Ltd. have
neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty,
representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to
the prize or to any portion thereof, including but not limited to its quality,
mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose.
12. The WCKX, the Blue Chip Broadcasting Ltd., its subsidiaries, its affiliates,
participating sponsors and promotional partners will not assume any
responsibility for any changes in the execution of the Sweepstakes, including;
cancellation of the Sweepstakes as a result of the occurrence of events not
within the control of the WCKX, the Blue Chip Broadcasting Ltd., its subsidiaries, affiliates, participating
sponsors, promotional partners and other radio stations, such as acts of God,
strikes, terrorists acts or criminal acts of third parties. In
the event, such an act should occur, the Station may in its sole discretion,
offer the winner comparable prize(s) currently being offered by the Station in
lieu of the Prize originally awarded.
13. If for
any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including
without limitation, any suspected evidence of tampering or technological
corruption or if any portion of the Sweepstakes is compromised by virus, bugs,
worms or unauthorized human intervention, fraud, an insufficient number of
qualified Sweepstakes entries, or any other causes beyond the WCKX and the Blue Chip
Broadcasting Ltd.’s, control which, in the WCKX and the Blue Chip Broadcasting Ltd.’s sole
opinion, corrupts, threatens or impairs the administration, security, fairness,
integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the WCKX and the Blue Chip Broadcasting Ltd. reserve
the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes at their sole
14. Copies of
Sweepstakes rules are available upon request during regular business hours,
Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., in the offices of the WCKX, located at 350 E 1st
avenue Columbus, Ohio 43201.