I. NAME OF SPONSOR(S)
New York FM Radio LLC, (WEPN-FM), PepsiCo.
Contest is open to all legal New York City tri-State (NY, NJ, CT) residents age 18 years and older.
Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for ESPN New York (WEPN-FM), PepsiCo, any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the contest or supplying the prize, and 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.
Call/text/tweet-to-win giveaways will air on WEPN-FM from March 18 - April 5, 2013 (M-F). Weekday giveaways will take place between the hours of 1P-3P EST:
• Stephen & Smith and Ryan Ruocco Show
Due to other programming commitments, there may be a number of dates when WEPN, at its sole discretion, will preempt a particular opportunity to enter. In that event, if time permits, the opportunity to enter may be presented on a different hour.)
Within designated hours, hosts will encourage listeners to "Kick-Start" the conversation by asking them to participate in show discussion about a given topic. Instructions on how to win will be given out within each respected show during each designated day within the contest window.
Qualifying prize will be given out and awarded at the sole discretion of the individual host conducting the contest.
Only calls to the specified phone number can win. Sponsor is not responsible for inability of listeners to complete call within specified time, whether due to busy lines, disconnections, telephone malfunctions or other circumstances. Methods of entry will include text, email and various social media outlets in conjunction with each individual show.
• Text Line -- 44202
• Tweet @RyanRuocco or @Stephenasmith
Sponsor is not responsible for failed, partial or garbled computer transmissions, or for technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to electronic malfunction or damage of any network, hardware or software. If for any reason the contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the contest, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest. No responsibility is assumed for: any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; or any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, providers, computer equipment, or software; or failure of any e-mail or electronic entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web-site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation in or downloading any materials from this contest. In the event of a dispute over an electronic entry, prize will be awarded to the owner of the e-mail account, not the name on the entry form.
IV. HOW AND WHEN WINNERS WILL BE SELECTED AND NOTIFIED
On or by Monday, April 8, WEPN-FM will select one (1) grand prize winner from all eligible qualifiers selected.
People or household members of people who have won any other prizes from WEPN-AM within 90 days of entry are not eligible to enter this contest. Any person who has won prizes of $600 or more within the last 6 months from WEPN-FM is ineligible to enter or win.
Odds of being the daily qualifier depend on the number of calls received during each call-to-win prompt. Odds to win the Grand Prize trip depend on how many daily qualifiers are in attendance.
Each daily qualifier will win one (1) Mountain Dew Kick-Start mini basketball hoop set.
• 15 Total Winners
• Value - $15.00
Weekly winners will receive the following:
• Week 1 - iPod Shuffle - Value = $49.00
• Week 2 - BEATS by Dr. Dre Headphones - $199.00
• Week 3 - iPod Shuffle - Value = $49.00
• 3 Total Winners
One Grand Prize winner among the aforementioned daily winners will receive the following courtesy of PepsiCo.
One (1) Trip for Two to any Las Vegas, NV.
• Roundtrip Coach Airfare for Winner + (1) guest to Las Vegas
• One (1) Hotel Room for two (2) nights at TBD Hotel
• Ground Transportation to/from Las Vegas area airport, hotel and scheduled activities
• $200 spending cash
• (2) Kickstart gift bags
All travel planning and ticketing will be coordinated between winner and PepsiCo.
The approximate retail value of such prize will vary based on trip chosen, date of travel and hotel availability.
All other travel, meals, and any other expenses associated with this event are the sole responsibility of the winner. Federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners, 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 event 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 prize.
By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor/Judges and the contest administrator, which shall be final in all respects.
By participating in this contest and/or accepting any prize that they may win, entrants agree to release New York FM Radio, PepsiCo, 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, in any media now known or hereafter created or conceived, 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 include 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, Sponsors' 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.
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 ESPN New York- Kick Start Sweepstakes, WEPN-FM, 2 Penn Plaza, 17th fl, New York, NY 10121 within 60 days after contest end date.