WBLK Local Talent Showdown Rules
THE WBLK 2016 LOCAL TALENT SHOWDOWN
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
HOW TO ENTER
The THE WBLK 2016 LOCAL TALENT SHOWDOWN contest will begin on Monday – Thursday the week of May 9th & May 16th 2016 with contestants auditioning live on air for two (2) hours beginning at 7 pm EST.
Contest will start on Monday May 9th at 7 pm and end on Thursday May 16th at 7 pm EST 2016.
To participate in the contest, you may enter via the following method(s): Contestants audition live on air for two hours beginning at 7pm
Listeners are directed to the website www.WBLK.com to vote for their favorite contestant each night
The Station is not responsible for facsimile transmission errors, illegible entries, telephone service outages, delays, busy signals, equipment malfunctions and any other technological difficulties that may prevent transmitting his/her facsimile entry.
The contest is open to all WBLK 93.7 The People’s Station listeners who are 18 years of age or older and who legally reside in the continental United States, broadcast area of the radio station and surrounding counties. Employees of WBLK (the “Station”), its licensee, its corporate parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates, its advertising agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, other radio stations in the WNY metropolitan area and the members of their immediate families AND/OR HOUSEHOLDS are ineligible to participate or win.
Only one winner per household is permitted in any Station contest.
Contestants are required to provide truthful information and the Station will reject and delete any entry that it discovers to be false or fraudulent. The Station will disqualify any entry from individuals who do not meet the eligibility requirements, and the Station will also delete any entry received from persons under the age of 13 in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.
The contestant(s) receiving the most votes will be considered for a part time on-air position here at WBLK. Rate of pay TBD.
All prizes or prize certificates may be picked up at the office of the Station at the address below. The winner will forfeit any prize or prize certificate not claimed within forty-five (45) days of 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 loss. The Station is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate.
There is no substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent for prizes, except that Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, substitute prizes of comparable value or cash. The prizes are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses. Other restrictions may apply.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION
Decisions of the Station management with respect to the contest are final.
Contestant receiving the most votes will be announced after May 16th 2016
The contestant(s) receiving the most on line votes will be considered for a part time on-air position here at WBLK.*
ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND UPON THE NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED, AS APPLICABLE.
WBLK management will contact the winner: “Winners must execute and return any required Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability Prize Acceptance Form within ten (10) days of notification attempt or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be chosen by next highest votes received.
Payments of all federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winners. Winners may be required to sign an IRS Form W-9 or the equivalent.
By participating in the contest, the winner or winners 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, where legal, to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize.
Prior to awarding any prize or prize certificate, the Station in its sole discretion may require contest winners (and their travel companions, if any) to sign a liability release, agreeing to hold the Station, its corporate licensee, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated corporations, 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.
The Station reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the contest, including the substitution of a prize or equivalent value, which will become effective upon announcement. Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification solely at the discretion of the Station.
The Station 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.
Copies of the written contest rules and a list of winners (when complete) are available during regular business hours at the main studio of 14 Lafayette Square Suite 1200, Buffalo NY 14203
*Judges/Management decisions are final