Contest Rules

WRKF Contest Rules

Guidelines for WRKF Prize Giveaways

Periodically, WRKF offers tickets and other prizes as giveaways with no consideration required. Unless otherwise stated, winners must fall into the following categories to be eligible for contests and giveaways:

* Contests open to listeners 18 years of age and older who reside in the WRKF listening area.

* WRKF employees are not eligible.

* Each contest may have specific qualifying rules that will be posted and/or printed as deemed necessary.

* Only one entry per listener per contest is permitted.

* Only one winner per household permitted in any 90-day period.

* All decisions of station management with regard to the awarding of prizes, the selection of winners and the interpretation of these rules are final.

* WRKF will make best attempt to notify all winners, by email, phone or Facebook message within 2 hours after the random drawing. WRKF is not responsible for any mechanical telephone error, failure or omission; lost or misdirected mail, faxes or e-mail; neglect on the part of the US Postal Service; or e-mail or Facebook service disruption.

* Prizes may be time-sensitive and will be noted as such. Prize winners are responsible for pick-up and redemption before expiration date.

* Tickets that are left for will-call or pickup become the responsibility of the venue conducting the event. WRKF is not responsible for tickets that are lost at the venue or for errors or oversight at given venues.

* WRKF reserves the right at any time to award prizes to another eligible winner drawn at random in the event prizes, for any reason, cannot be utilized by the original winner or in the event the original winner does not meet eligibility requirements.

* If a winner fails to accept a prize for any reason, no make-good prize will be awarded nor will there be replacements for the forfeited prize or for prizes not redeemed before their expiration date.

* Winners accept responsibility for all taxes, tips and other liabilities. Substitution of prizes is not permitted. Prizes are not transferable, assignable or redeemable for cash.

* By entering, participants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless WRKF, including all officers, directors, employees, volunteers and sponsors from any and all liability, loss, damage or injury resulting from participation in WRKF promotions.

* WRKF may edit or revise these rules without notice.

* Void where prohibited.

*Copies of official contest rules are available to the public by writing to WRKF, 3050 Valley Creek, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

*Facebook Disclaimer: By entering, Entrants understand that they are providing their information to WRKF and not to Facebook. WRKF promotions on Facebook are in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook.

 

​WRKF "Amazon Gift Card" Contest Rules

 
How to Enter
 
A minimum $5 donation is required to enter the contest.  Current WRKF Sustaining Members are automatically entered into the drawing with no further donation required.
Submit entry starting at 7:00pm on Tuesday, September 10 2013. To be eligible for both drawings, entry must be received no later than 9:00am on Wednesday, September 11 2013.  To be eligible for 7:00pm drawing only, entry must be received no later than 7:00pm on Wednesday, September 11 2013. All times are Central Time.
To participate in the contest, use the following methods.  All entries must include your first and last name, address, phone number, email address, and all other requested information:
Enter online at www.wrkf.org
Call (855) 893-9753
 
Eligibility Restrictions
 
Contest is open to Louisiana residents 18 years of age and older.
WRKF employees and their families are not eligible to enter any contest conducted by WRKF.
Members of the Board of Directors of Public Radio, Inc. and their families are not eligible to enter any contest conducted by WRKF while in office.
 
The Prizes
 
9:00am Wednesday, September 11:
One (1) $500 Amazon gift card.
 
7:00pm Wednesday, September 11:
One (1) $500 Amazon gift card.
 
Selection of Winner
 
From all entries, prizewinner will be chosen at random and announced on the air.  
Prizewinner may also be notified by phone and/or email.
Prizewinner need not listen or be present to win. WRKF is not responsible for any mechanical telephone error, failure or omission; lost or misdirected mail, faxes or e-mail; neglect on the part of the US Postal Service; or e-mail service disruption.
If prizewinner does not claim the prize within seven (7) business days after the winner is announced, that contestant will forfeit the prize and an alternate winner will be selected in order from the alternate entries drawn.
WRKF reserves the right at any time to award prize to another eligible prizewinner drawn at random in the event prize, for any reason, cannot be utilized by the original prizewinner or in the event the original prizewinner does not meet eligibility requirements. If a prizewinner fails to accept the prize for any reason, no make-good prize will be awarded nor will there be replacements for the forfeited prize.
All decisions of station management with regard to the awarding of prize, the selection of prizewinners and the interpretation of these rules are final. Each entrant, by virtue of entering the contest, agrees to accept the decision of the station as final. 
 
Conditions
 
Prizewinner accepts responsibility for all taxes, tips and other liabilities. Prize is not transferable, assignable or redeemable for cash.
By entering, participants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless WRKF and Public Radio, Inc., including all officers, directors, employees, volunteers and sponsors from any and all liability, loss, damage or injury resulting from participation in WRKF’s "Amazon Gift Card" promotion.
WRKF, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person for tampering with the entry process or with the operation of the WRKF website or who is otherwise in violation of the rules.
Right to Make Changes
 
WRKF reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the contest, including the substitution of a prize of equivalent or greater value, which will become effective upon announcement.
Responsibilities
 
WRKF is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the contest or in the announcement of the prize.
Copies of Contest Rules
 
Copies of the written contest rules will be available up to 30 days after the end of the contest at www.wrkf.org. You may also receive the rules by mail by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to WRKF Contest Rules, 3050 Valley Creek Drive, Baton Rouge, LA, 70808.