MIX Unwrapping Christmas 2022 Sweepstakes Rules (EXPIRES 1/15/23) - MIX 101.5

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MIX Unwrapping Christmas 2022 Sweepstakes

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

OPEN TO PERMANENT U.S. RESIDENTS WHO ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL REGULATIONS APPLY.

HOW TO ENTER. Entries will be accepted weekdays between Monday, November 21, 2022, and Monday, December 12, 2022 (the “Promotion Period”), except for dates around Thanksgiving. The Promotion Period is not open Wednesday, November 23rd through Friday, November 25th, enjoy your holiday! Throughout the Promotion Period, MIX 101.5 WRAL-FM will announce a keyword at approximately 8:05am, 1:05pm, and 4:05pm each weekday, along with instructions to text the keyword to (919) 860-1015. All text entries with the correct keyword will be entered into the drawing. Only one (1) entry is allowed per phone number, per hour. Entries must be received within 10 minutes of the initial announcement of the keyword to be valid for that hour’s drawing. MIX 101.5 will then randomly select a participant to pick a present to unwrap live on-air. Texts placed to a phone number other than (919) 860-1015 are not eligible to win.

Standard Text Messaging Rates May Apply.

SPONSOR. The sponsor of this promotion is WRAL-FM, LLC d/b/a MIX 101.5, Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc., Anfesas Jewelers, Elizabeth’s Pecan Products and Camp Rockmont (collectively “Sponsor”). This sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Apple or Facebook.  

ELIGIBILITY. The promotion is open only to permanent U.S. residents 18 years of age as of Monday, November 21, 2022, and who reside in the WRAL-FM total service area (TSA), as defined by Arbitron. Employees of Sponsor and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, employees, advertising and promotion agencies and members of their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses) are not eligible. Anyone who has won a prize valued over $1 in any promotion sponsored by Sponsor in the last thirty (30) days is ineligible to win this promotion.  Only one (1) entry per person and household permitted per hour for the entire Promotion Period. By entering, entrant acknowledges and agrees (a) to all of these Official Rules, and (b) to be bound by all decisions of Sponsor, whose decisions are binding and final.  Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth in the Official Rules.

PRIZE(S) AND ODDS. Beginning Monday, November 21, 2022, each designated hourly winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Selection for each hourly winner will take place no sooner than ten (10) minutes after the keyword has been announced to the public, but no later than twenty (20) minutes after that. (For example: Monday, November 21, 2022, the keyword is given at 8:05 am. Potential winner will be selected no sooner than 8:25 am the same day, and no later than 8:35am and so forth for each designated contesting hour). The winner will be notified by phone call to the number the text was received from and instructed regarding how to participate and potentially obtain the prize. Participant will be asked to pick a present then that present will be unwrapped live on-air. Presents that will be wrapped are as follows:

  • A $250 Gift Certificate to Anfesas Jewelers (1)
  • A Nintendo Switch ($322 ARV) (1)
  • Oculus VR Headset (Meta Quest 2) Advanced All in 1 ($376 ARV) (1)
  • PlayStation 5 Console Horizon Forbidden West Bundle ($588 ARV) (1)
  • A Gift Basket of Elizabeth’s Pecan Products + $100 ($144.50 value) (5)
  • Barbie Dreamhouse and Barbie Doll ($251 ARV) (1)
  • Camp Rockmont Family Retreat Weekend Gift Certificate (1) ($2,200 value)
  • $100 Check (28)

Prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.  The number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period will determine the odds of winning the prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason.  Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with the receipt and/or use of the prize.  Winner must sign and return to Sponsor an affidavit of eligibility and liability and publicity release, as well as IRS form W-9: Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification for any prize over $600.00 in total value.  If any prize notification is undeliverable, or in the event of non-compliance with any of these requirements, the prize will be forfeited. 

RELEASE. Winner(s) is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with the receipt and/or use of the prize. Winner will be required to sign and return to WRAL-FM an affidavit of eligibility and liability and publicity release within five (5) days of notification, as well as IRS form W-9: Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification for any prize over $600.00 in total value. If any prize notification is undeliverable, or in the event of non-compliance with any of these requirements, the prize will be forfeited No substitution of prizes or transfer of prizes to a third party is permitted. By entering this promotion, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its prize suppliers, affiliates, subsidiaries, and each of such company’s officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in this promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

PUBLICITY. Except where prohibited, participation in this promotion constitutes a winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration. 

GENERAL CONDITIONS. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the promotion, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.  Sponsor reserves the right to change the Official Rules at any time to ensure the fair administration of the promotion and compliance with applicable laws.  Sponsor reserves the right to extend the Promotion Period, or not offer a prize in a specific hour, if it does not receive a sufficient number of entries (as determined by the Sponsor in its discretion.) 

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree to release and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of any prize including but not limited to: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the promotion; (2) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the promotion (3) technical, printing or human error which may occur in the administration of the promotion or the processing of entries; or (4) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. 

PRIVACY.  Any personal information you submit as part of the Sweepstakes will be treated in accordance with Sponsor’s policies which can be found here: https://wralfm.com/privacy-policy/. 

DISPUTES. Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that:  (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina or the appropriate North Carolina State Court located in Wake County, North Carolina; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this promotion, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of North Carolina without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of North Carolina or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of North Carolina. 

WINNER LIST. Winner list requests will only be accepted after the Promotion Period and no later than January 15, 2023.  For a copy of the winner list, send an email with subject line “MIX Unwrapping Christmas 2022” to contests@wralfm.com.