Rules - Cubs Rooftop Party Giveaway

Updated: May 13, 2013, 3:19 PM ET

MENARDS AND ESPN 1000 ROOFTOP TICKET GIVEAWAY:

I. SPONSORS.

Menard's, Skybox on Sheffield and WMVP (AM), and its licensee Sports Radio Chicago, LLC ("ESPN 1000") (Hereinafter collectively referred to as "Sponsors").

II. ELIGIBILITY

Entrants must be 21 years of age or older and must be legal residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Wisconsin or Michigan at time of entry.

Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for the Sponsors, any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the sweepstakes or supplying the prize, and/or their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible to enter or play. "Immediate family members" shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.

III. HOW AND WHEN TO ENTER

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.

During the Sweepstakes Period, send a text message with the word "ROOFTOP" from your handset addressed to 3ESPN (33776) to be will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes.

All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Each individual is allowed to enter up to one per person/per household via text message. All entrants must have a text messaging two-way capable handset and digital service in order to enter the Sweepstakes using the text messaging method. Prize will be awarded to the name corresponding to the phone number from which the text message originated.. Standard text messaging fees apply. Please consult your wireless service provider regarding your pricing plan. Not all cellular phone providers carry necessary service to participate. Check your phone capabilities for specific text messaging instructions. By entering via text you grant Sponsor your consent to call your cell phone should you be selected as a potential winner.

If you send your entry via the web site, prize will be awarded to the name provided in the entry. Standard text messaging fees apply. Please consult your wireless service provider regarding your pricing plan. Not all cellular phone providers carry necessary service to participate. Check your phone capabilities for specific text messaging instructions. Text messaging service is not available in all areas. By entering via text you grant Sponsor your consent to call your cell phone should you be selected as a potential winner.

Alternative Method of Entry:

To enter offline, mail in to the "ESPN 1000 MENARDS RADIO SWEEPSTAKES" on a 3" by 5" card with your name, address and telephone number to: 190 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601. All entries must be received and postmarked All entries must be postmarked by August 14, 2013, and received by August 18, 2013. Multiple entries will automatically result in disqualification of multiple entries. Sponsor is not responsible for mail that is lost, stolen, late, illegible, incomplete, damaged, mutilated, misdirected, altered, tampered with, or postage-due.

Sweepstakes period is outlined as follows: Monday, May 13, 2013 till Wednesday, August 14, 2013.

IV. HOW AND WHEN WINNERS WILL BE SELECTED AND NOTIFIED

One (1) grand prize winner will be randomly selected on or about the following dates; Monday, August 19th, 2013 from all eligible entries accepted during promotional period as outlined above. Once a grand prize winner has been selected, a member of the ESPN 1000 Promotions team will contact winner via phone number listed on entry form, and winner will have until 3 days to claim their prize.

In the event any winner is deemed ineligible, fails to comply with sweepstakes procedures, or is not available to claim prize during specified dates, then an alternate winner will be selected at random, time permitting.

People who have won any other prizes on station within 60 days of entry are not eligible to enter this sweepstakes.

Odds of winning depend on number of valid entries received via each entry method.

V. PRIZE

One Grand Prize Winner will receive a total of six (6) tickets to a Skybox on Sheffield rooftop (3627 N. Sheffield, IL 60613). Date of tickets to be determined by Sponsor(s) and is subject change based on availability and black-out dates. Approximate Retail Value: $599.00

Items not explicitly listed above, including but not limited to: travel, parking as well as any costs, fees and expenses associated with the same; are the Winners' sole responsibility.

If the actual value of the prize is less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded.

All expenses not specifically provided for herein are the winner's sole responsibility. Federal, state and local taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner, who will receive an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the final actual value of any prize valued at $600 or more. Winners are not entitled to exchange or transfer prizes or to obtain cash or other substitutes, but Sponsor in its sole discretion may substitute prizes of equal or greater value.

Prize is subject to availability. Sponsor is not responsible for cancellation or preemption of show/contest/event/meeting or for other circumstances that make it impractical or impossible to fulfill this element of the prize. This element of the prize has no approximate retail value, and if it becomes impractical or impossible to fulfill this element, Sponsor's only obligation will be to provide the remainder, if any, of the prize.

Winners are not entitled to exchange or transfer prizes or to obtain cash or other substitutes.

VI. RELEASES

By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor/Judges and the sweepstakes administrator, which shall be final in all respects. By participating in this sweepstakes and accepting any prize that they may win, entrants agree to release Sponsors their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and successor companies, advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of the prize.

Entrants authorize the Released Parties to use their name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in programming or promotional material, worldwide in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor's sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation.

By submitting entry materials, entrants certify that such materials are original and created by entrant, that entrants have the necessary rights, permission and authority to submit such materials, and, if applicable, that entrants maintain a valid copyright in the materials. Entrants acknowledge that such materials may be included and/or discussed in a broadcast, that such discussion may include statements or opinions by the broadcast talent or others about the entrants, the entrants' appearances and/or the materials, and that those statements and opinions may be considered surprising, humiliating, embarrassing, derogatory, defamatory or otherwise offensive or injurious to them, Sponsor's employees, its studio or at-home audience and/or other third parties. Entrants release the Released Parties from any actions, claims, injury, loss or damage allegedly caused, directly or indirectly, by any such statements or opinions made during a broadcast.

To claim prize, (a) winner must provide proof of age, identity and residency and, (b) winner must sign and return affidavit of eligibility/compliance with rules, publicity/liability release and indemnification.

VII. MISCELLANEOUS; WINNERS' LIST

Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to cancel, terminate, modify and/or suspend the contest in the event of tampering or other circumstances, including but not limited to acts of God or civil disturbance that render it impractical or impossible to complete or fulfill the contest as originally planned.

For a list of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to 190 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601 within 60 days after sweepstakes end date.