GMW Colonial Williamsburg ticket giveaway

GMW Colonial Williamsburg ticket giveaway


Contest: Good Morning Washington Colonial Williamsburg Giveaway

Station: Sinclair Television Stations, LLC dba WJLA/ NewsChannel 8

Station Address: WJLA, 1100 Wilson Blvd., 6th Fl. Arlington, VA 22209

Contest Area: District of Columbia, Maryland counties: Allegany, Calvert, Charles, Frederick,

Montgomery, Prince Georges, St. Mary's, Washington; Virginia counties and cities: Clarke, Culpeper,

Fairfax County, Fauquier, Frederick, King George, Alexandria City, Arlington county, Falls Church

City, Loudoun County, Page, Prince William County, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Spotsylvania,

Stafford, Warren and Westmoreland County. West Virginia counties: Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire,

Hardy, Jefferson, Mineral, and Morgan. Fulton County, Pennsylvania.

Contest Sponsor(s): STATION PROMOTION

Prize Provider(s): Colonial Williamsburg

Age of Eligibility: Eighteen (18)

Contest Period: May 15, 2017 to May 19, 2017

Program to Watch: Watch ABC7's Good Morning Washington which the Station airs each weekday

(Monday-Friday) from 4:25am-7am on ABC7.

Criteria to Win: 7

th caller

Number of Winners for Each Cue to Call: One (1)

Total Number of Winners for Contest Period: Five (5)

Prize(s) and Value(s): Four (4) single-day tickets to Colonial Williamsburg. Includes admission to

complimentary shuttle service, city sites, trade shops, home and gardens, Governor's Palace tour and

grounds, capitol tour, two world-class art museums and 10 percent discount on tours and evening

programs. Tickets are valued at $40.99 each. Total value of each prize is $163.96..

Station’s Website:

Station’s Privacy Policy:

Station’s Website Terms and Conditions:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. This contest is subject to all applicable laws and regulations

and is void where prohibited.

Odds of winning depend on the number of valid and correct entries received, and the order in

which calls are received.

All capitalized terms shall have the meanings set forth above.

How to Enter and Win

Entrants may attempt to enter as many times as they wish. At the time calls are solicited during the

Program to Watch, the Criteria to Win will be announced. Viewers will call in on the designated

telephone line announced on-air, in accordance with the Criteria to Win.


1. To be eligible to participate in the Contest, entrants must be U.S. residents who are at least the

Age of Eligibility, and reside in the Contest Area.

2. Employees of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., Sinclair Television Group, Inc., Station (collectively,

the “Company”), Sponsor(s), Prize Provider(s), each of their affiliated companies, advertising and

promotion agencies, any and all local television broadcast and cable stations, local radio and other

media companies, and the immediate family members of each are ineligible. The term “immediate

family” includes spouses, domestic partners, grandparents, parents, siblings, children, grandchildren,

and any other relatives who reside in the same household with employee. Only one winner per


Contest Terms and Conditions

1. Station is not responsible for any telephone system failure or malfunctions or other inability of

entrants to reach telephone entry line. All entries received from ineligible entrants will be void. All

entries become the property of the Company and will not be acknowledged or returned.

2. The Contest will be judged by Station personnel, and the decision of the judges will be final as to

all matters, including (i) the order in which calls were received and (ii) whether any answer required to

be given is correct. By calling the designated telephone line, each entrant gives permission to Station

to record and/or broadcast contestant’s telephone call. Poorly connected or disconnected cellular

phone calls may be disqualified. Calls for entrants are taken in order of receipt. In the event that more

than one voice is heard on the phone line, the winner will be the first person to speak. If the judge(s) is

not able to determine which caller was first, a random drawing will be held to determine the winner.

The use of switching or programming equipment by anyone is in violation of contest rules and is not

permitted. Due to any time delay between the Station’s over-the-air signal and the Station’s online

webcast or streaming, viewers who watch the Station’s online stream may hear a cue to call later than

viewers watching the over-the-air signal. As a result, the odds of an online/mobile viewer being able to

enter or become a winner may be diminished.

3. Station cannot be held liable for any lost or stolen entries, prizes or contest information. Station is

not responsible for any technological malfunction, or human error relating to the Contest.

4. Prizes are provided “as is” without any express or implied warranty of any kind including warranties

of merchantability, non-infringement or intellectual property, or fitness for any particular purpose.

Prizes are subject to the Sponsor(s) and/or Prize Provider(s) standard terms and conditions, and

expiration dates. For any ticket related prizes, Station, Sponsor(s) and Prize Provider(s) are not

responsible if any event or performance is cancelled or postponed.

5. Each winner will be notified at the time of his/her call. Before claiming any prize, each winner must

provide his/her correct name, address and telephone number to Station at the time of notification.

Each winner must sign and return a release and affidavit of eligibility, which must be received within

three (3) days of notification (or less due to prize use time constraints), at the time winner claims

his/her prize in person at the Station. Each winner must show picture identification to claim his/her

prize. Station reserves the right to examine additional identification and may choose to accept or deny

awarding any prize based on the identification presented.

6. If a winner does not timely sign and return the release and affidavit of eligibility, then the prize will

be forfeited, an alternate winner will not be selected, and the prize will remain the property of the


7. There will be no substitutions or cash alternatives for any prize except at the sole discretion of

Station. The Station has the right to substitute a prize of similar value. No sale, transfer or

assignment of any prize is allowed.

8. Each winner is responsible for paying all local, county, state and federal taxes on prizes based on

the estimated retail value of the prizes as set forth in these rules. Each winner must sign a W-9 form.

9. Only one prize will be awarded per household if more than one prize is awarded. Entrants are

eligible to win only one prize within any 90 day period, regardless of the number of contests entered.

10. The Company is not liable if the provider of any part of a prize fails to satisfy its obligations to

furnish its portion of the prize.

11. The Company, Sponsor(s), and Prize Provider(s) accept no responsibility or liability in connection

with any injuries, losses or damages of any kind directly or indirectly caused by or resulting from the

acceptance, possession or use of any prize awarded in the Contest. By entering, entrants agree to

release the Company, Sponsor(s), and Prize Provider(s), and each of their respective parent, affiliates,

officers, directors, employees and agents, from any and all claims, loss, damage or injury as a result of

or incident to his/her participation in the Contest or his/her use of the prize. Entrants further

acknowledge and agree that if a winner, the Company has the right to publicize entrant’s name,

character, likeness, photograph, voice and the fact that entrant is a winner of the Contest for

promotional purposes, without financial remuneration.

12. Complete Official Rules for the Contest are available Monday through Friday during normal

business hours at the Station and on the Station’s Website. For a list of prize winners, send a

separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Station within thirty (30) days of the end of the

Contest Period.

13. The Station has the right to disqualify any entrant it determines has not complied with the Contest

Rules. All decisions by the Station shall be final and binding relating to this contest, including the

interpretation of the Contest Rules. Station reserves the right to make rules and contest changes and

change the contest dates. Station reserves the right to cancel/terminate, modify or suspend the

Contest if in Station’s sole determination it believes that the integrity of the Contest has been, or could

be, compromised or that the Contest is not capable of running as planned or fairly, including infection

by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or force

majeure or any other causes beyond the Station’s control.

14. The Contest is subject to the Station’s Privacy Policy and the Station’s Website Terms and

Conditions located on the Station’s Website.