The Bay Listener Christmas List Rules
1. The Bay Listener Christmas ListContest (“Contest”) will begin on Monday, November 27, 2017 and will end on Tuesday, December 19, 2017.
a) To participate in the Contest, weekdays during the Contest period, listeners must tune into WZBA/100.7 The Bay and listen for the Contest “cue to call” to be played each morning at 6:40am and then at random times throughout the day. When you hear the “cue to call” be the twenty-fifth (25th) caller to get through to the station at 410-584-1007 to eliminate a prize from The Bay Listener Christmas List (“Grand Prize List”) listed online at www.thebayonline.com, win a $60 Corner Stable gift card and qualify for the Grand Prize, upon confirmation of eligibility. A total of sixty-two (62) listeners will be qualified to win the Grand Prize during the duration of the Contest. The Grand Prize will be the last item remaining on the Grand Prize List. A drawing will occur on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at a location to be determined by December 6, 2017. QUALIFIERS MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN the Grand Prize.Qualifiers that have not registered with a WZBA/100.7 The Bay staff member at the Grand Prize drawing event by 7:00pm, December 19. 2017 will be disqualified.
b) WZBA is not responsible for telephone service outages, delays, busy signals, equipment malfunctions, or any other technological difficulties that may prevent an individual from completing his or her call. Online listeners to streamed broadcasts may experience a lag in transmissions due to buffering limitations. Contestparticipants should not rely on streamed broadcasts.
Entrants may be disqualified at the sole discretion of the station.
c) There is no limit to the number of times a listener may attempt to call-in to qualify, but a listener may be a Contest Grand Prize Qualifier only once.
2. Eligibility Restrictions:
a) The Contest is open to all WZBA listeners who are legal United States citizens 21 years of age or older and who reside in the state of Maryland. Employees of WZBA, Times-Shamrock Communications, its licensee, their subsidiaries, affiliated entities, affiliated advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, other radio stations in the Baltimore Total Survey Area as defined by Neilson Audio and the members of their immediate families are ineligible to participate or win. Immediate family shall include spouse, parents, children, siblings, grandparents, grandchildren, and any other person residing within the same household.
b) Listeners are eligible to win a WZBA contest only once every thirty days. Only one winner per household is permitted in any contest.
c) Participants in the Contest must hold a valid government issued ID and must meet all eligibility requirements set forth herein.
a) One (1) Grand Prize will be awarded. The Grand Prize will not be determined until the final day of the Contest. For a list of all potential Grand Prizes, log on to www.thebayonline.com.
b) The Grand Prize may be picked up at the office of WZBA, 11350 McCormick Road, Executive Plaza 3, Suite 701, Hunt Valley, MD 21031 during regular business hours, Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm. Corner Stable gift cards may be picked up at the Grand Prize drawing event on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 between 6pm-8pm. Any prize or prize certificate not claimed within thirty days (30) days of winning will be automatically forfeited by the winner, unless a prize has an expiration date, in which case a prize may be forfeited earlier than thirty days from winning. In the event that a prize or prize certificate is mailed to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner and therefore, winner assumes the risk of its arrival. WZBA is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate.
c) Contestprizes are not transferable. Prizes may not be substituted for or redeemed for cash.
d) Grand Prize winner will receive 1099 IRS Tax form for the value of the Grand Prize as stated in these Contest rules.
e) Prizes are limited solely to those items explicitly set forth herein and shall not include any and all other expenses, incidentals or taxes that may arise out of the winner’s receipt of this prize.
f) The Grand Prize is $3000.00 cash. Items on the Grand Prize List are listed for entertainment purposes only.
g) Prizes will be awarded as is, with no written or express warranty.
4. Selection of Winners:
a) Decisions of station management with respect to the Contest are final.
b) The Grand Prize drawing event will take place on Tuesday, December 19, 2017. One winner will be picked at random from all 62 qualifiers. The Grand Prize Winner (upon confirmation of eligibility) will be announced on-air. The Grand Prize drawing will be held at a location to be determined by December 6, 2017. All Qualifiers MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN.
c) Odds of winning are 1 in 62. Odds of qualifying depend on the number of people who attempt to call in and qualify when the cue to call in is announced on-air.
d) Winner must execute and return any required Affidavit of Eligibility and/or Release of Liability Prize Acceptance Form prior to taking possession of the Grand Prize or the Grand Prize will be forfeited.
e) Qualifiers/finalists must provide photo identification beginning at 6pm on December 19, 2017at the WZBA/100.7 The Bay Registration Table at the Grand Prize event location. Registration ends promptly at 7:00pm. Anyone not registered by this time will notbe eligible for the Grand Prize drawing. Qualifiers must attend in the Grand Prize event in person; substitutions or stand-ins are not allowed.
f) All finalists must comply with all official Contest rules and regulations.
a) Photo identification and social security number of the Grand Prize winner will be required in order to collect the prize. Payment of all federal, state, and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be required to sign an IRS Form W-9 or the equivalent. Winner will receive a 1099 for the value of the prize as stated in these Contest rules.
b) Winner is required to sign a release in order receive their prize. Failure or refusal to execute the release will result in winner forfeiting the prize. Pursuant to the liability release, the winners will agree to hold WZBA, its licensee, Times-Shamrock Communications, their subsidiaries, affiliated companies and the officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives of each of them harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or participation in the Contest.
c) By participating in the Contest, the winner or winners (and their guest or traveling companion, if applicable) agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Contest without additional financial or other compensation, and to sign a publicity release prior to acceptance of the prize.
d) The Station 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, you agree to be bound by these Contest rules, any modifications thereof, and by all other rules imposed by Station management. If due to circumstances beyond the control of Station, any event associated with this Contest or the prize is delayed, rescheduled, postponed, or cancelled, Station reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel or modify the Contest and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.
e) No purchase is necessary. The Contest is void where prohibited.
f) Failure to comply with the Contest rules may result in a contestant's disqualification, at the sole discretion of WZBA.
g) WZBA is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering, or the administration of the Contest or in the announcement of a prize.
h) Copies of the written Contest rules and the name of the Grand Prize winner are available during regular business hours at the studios and offices of WZBA/100.7 The Bay, 11350 McCormick Road, Executive Plaza 3, Suite 701, Hunt Valley, MD 21031 or by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to WZBA.
i) Station reserves the right to substitute a prize of greater or equal value at its sole discretion.
j) The odds of qualifying to win the grand prize depend on the number of participants.