Contest Rules

Unless otherwise indicated below, 98.1 KMBZ FM’s general contest rules apply to 98.1 KMBZ FM contests. For the specific terms and conditions applicable to a particular 98.1 KMBZ FM contest, please see below.
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Contest Rules:

For the Bronx Tale Contest listen Monday, July 15, 2019 through Friday, July 19, 2019 for the cue to call with E.J. and Ellen during Kansas City's Morning news 6:00am - 10:00am CT. Be the ninth (9th) caller at 913-576-7798 and correctly answer a general knowledge trivia question to win a pair of tickets to CATS. If the caller answers correctly they will, upon verification, win the prize. If the caller answers incorrectly they will be eliminated and the station will at random select another caller in the cue to participate, and continue do so at its discretion, until a contestant correctly answers the question and is deemed the winner, or the station chooses to discontinue that contest play. There will be up to five (5) winners. Prize valued at up to $100 and courtesy of Starlight Theatre. Otherwise KMBZ-FM general contest rules apply and are available here.

Contest Rules:

For the CATS Contest listen Monday, July 1, 2019 through Friday, July 5, 2019 for the cue to call with E.J. and Ellen during Kansas City's Morning news 6:00am - 10:00am CT. Be the ninth (9th) caller at 913-576-7798 and correctly answer a general knowledge trivia question to win a pair of tickets to CATS. If the caller answers correctly they will, upon verification, win the prize. If the caller answers incorrectly they will be eliminated and the station will at random select another caller in the cue to participate, and continue do so at its discretion, until a contestant correctly answers the question and is deemed the winner, or the station chooses to discontinue that contest play. There will be up to five (5) winners. Prize valued at up to $100 and courtesy of Starlight Theatre. Otherwise KMBZ-FM general contest rules apply and are available here.

Contest Rules:

For the Beautiful Contest listen Tuesday, June 18, 2019 through Friday, June 21, 2019 for the cue to call with E.J. and Ellen during Kansas City's Morning news 6:00am - 10:00am CT. Be the ninth (9th) caller at 913-576-7798 and correctly answer a general knowledge trivia question to win a pair of tickets to Beautiful- The Carole King Musical. If the caller answers correctly they will, upon verification, win the prize. If the caller answers incorrectly they will be eliminated and the station will at random select another caller in the cue to participate, and continue do so at its discretion, until a contestant correctly answers the question and is deemed the winner, or the station chooses to discontinue that contest play. There will be up to five (5) winners. Prize valued at up to $100 and courtesy of Starlight Theatre. Otherwise KMBZ-FM general contest rules apply and are available here.

Contest Rules:

2019 Continental Siding $7500 Window Makeover Giveaway
Official Contest Rules

These Contest rules are specific to the above Contest conducted by Entercom Kansas, LLC d/b/a KMBZ-AM and KMBZ-FM (collectively, the “Station”).  Except to the extent specifically set forth below with respect to this specific Contest, the Station’s general contest rules apply to this Contest as well.  A copy of these specific Contest rules and the Station’s general contest rules are available during regular business hours at 7000 Squibb, Mission, KS, 66202 and on each of the following Station websites: www.kmbz.com and www.talk980am.com.

THIS CONTEST IS BEING CONDUCTED, AS DESCRIBED ABOVE, BY KMBZ-AM AND KMBZ-FM.  SUBJECT TO ALL CONTEST ELIGIBILTY REQUIREMENTS, LISTENERS TO EACH OF THESE TWO (2) RADIO STATIONS, AND VISITORS TO EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE WEBSITES, MAY ENTER FOR THE CHANCE TO WIN THIS CONTEST.

How to Enter
1.    NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE CONTINENTAL SIDING $7500 WINDOW MAKEOVER GIVEAWAY (the “Contest”).

2.    DO NOT ENTER THIS CONTEST IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND THE GRAND PRIZE EVENT ON SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 2019 AT 10:00AM (CT) (as further described in Section 6 below). 

3.    Must be eighteen (18) years of age or older, and the legal record owner (or the spouse of the legal record owner) of a stand-alone or multi-family home or a condominium that is located in or within a 50-mile radius of the Continental Siding Supply located at 12714, East 42nd Terrace South, Independence, MO, 64055 (“Eligible Home”) to enter and win this Contest (each an “Entrant,” collectively the “Entrants”). 

4.    From 9:00am (CT) on June 3, 2019 through 7:00pm (CT) on June 22, 2019, (the “Contest Entry Period”), there are two (2) ways to enter this Contest, as follows: 

a.    In-store Method of Entry.  From Monday, June 3, 2019 at 9:00am (CT) through, Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 7:00pm (CT), go to the Continental Siding Show Room, located at 13714 E 42nd Terrace S, Independence, MO 64055, during regular business hours Monday through Saturday, complete an official entry blank and deposit it in the official entry box.  No mechanical reproductions will be accepted (entries must be completed by hand).  Entry forms will be available only while supplies last only.

b.    Online Method of Entry.  From Monday, June 3, 2019 at 9:00am (CT) through Saturday, June 22, 2019 7:00pm (CT), go to either www.kmbz.com or www.talk980am.com, clicking on the Continental Siding Window Giveaway banner, and completing and submitting the official online entry form. 
i.    As part of the entry process, Entrants may be provided with an opportunity to opt-in to receive solicitations from, and/or to become a member/participate in clubs of (i.e., email clubs, text clubs, and rewards programs); provided, however, agreeing to receive such solicitations and/or accepting such membership is not a condition of entry into this Contest and will not increase your chances of winning.

5.    On or about Monday, June 24, 2019, Station will randomly select up to one hundred (100) entries, from among all entries received during the Contest Entry Period by both means of entry (described in Section 4 above) combined, to participate in the Grand Prize Event (as defined in Section 6 below) for the chance to win the grand prize in this Contest (as described in Sections 6 – 8 below), subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the Contest rules (“Qualifier(s)”).  Qualifiers will be contacted by phone at the phone number provided in his or her entry within two (2) business days of random drawing in which their name was selected.  Station will only be required to leave one (1) message at the number provided.  If no answer or answering machine is reached, Station will not be obligated to attempt any further contact.  Up to, but no more than, one hundred (100) Qualifiers will be selected.


How to Win
6.    All Qualifiers will be invited June 29, 2019 at Continental Siding, 13714 E 42nd Terrace St., Independence, MO 64055 (the “Grand Prize Event”). 

7.    IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THE GRAND PRIZE EVENT, QUALIFIERS MUST ATTEND THE GRAND PRIZE EVENT IN PERSON AND CHECK-IN WITH STATIONS’ STAFF NO LATER THAN 10:30 am (CT).  Qualifiers must check-in at KMBZ Check-In Table (located inside Continental Siding) between 9:00am (CT) and 10:30am (CT).  Qualifiers must present a valid government-issued picture ID and will be required to sign a Release “as-is” at check-in.  If a Qualifier has not checked-in and produced and executed all required documentation at the Station Check-In Table by 10:30am (CT), such Qualifier will be disqualified and their opportunity to participate in any portion of the Grand Prize Event shall be forfeited.  Qualifier spots are not transferable or assignable. 

8.    At approximately 10:45am (CT) during the Grand Prize Event, Station will randomly select up to ten (10) finalists from among all present and properly checked-in Qualifiers for the final Grand Prize Drawing (“Finalist(s)”).  Subject to verification, each of the up to ten (10) Finalists will receive a prize package (as described in Section 13 below) and participate in a reverse drawing to determine the winner of the one (1) grand prize in this Contest.

9.    At approximately 10:50am (CT), the Station will begin a reverse drawing to select the Grand Prize Winner of this Contest.  The reverse drawing will proceed by having a designated Contest representative randomly draw one card from the official grand prize drawing box, and present the card to a Station representative.  The Station representative will then announce the name of the Finalist whose name appears on the card.  The Finalist whose name was announced will be disqualified, and then such eliminated Finalist will randomly draw one (1) card from the official Grand Prize drawing box and present the card to the Station representative who announces the next Finalist who will be disqualified.  This reverse drawing will proceed successively in this manner, until only one (1) card remains in the official grand prize drawing box (the “Last Card”).  The Finalist whose name appears on the Last Card will be designated as the grand prize winner, and subject to verification of that Finalist’s eligibility and compliance with these Contest rules, will be eligible to receive the Grand Prize in this Contest as (as described in Section 14 below) (the “Grand Prize Winner”).  In the event that the Finalist whose name appears on the card has been disqualified, then the Finalist whose name appeared on the card that immediately preceded the Last Card, will be designated as the Grand Prize Winner, and subject to verification of that Finalist’s eligibility and compliance with these Contest rules, will be eligible to receive the Grand Prize in this Contest.

10.    IN NO EVENT WILL ANY “DEAL-MAKING” BETWEEN CONTESTANTS IN THE CONTEST WILL BE PERMITTED.  STATION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY ANY PERSON THAT IT SUSPECTS HAS PARTICIPATED IN OR OFFERED OR ACCEPTED ANY TYPE OF “DEAL-MAKING” WITH RESPECT TO THIS CONTEST.   

11.    ALL ENTRANTS AND QUALIFIERS HEREBY AGREE TO STRICTLY FOLLOW ALL INSTRUCTIONS AND DIRECTIONS GIVEN BY THE STATION STAFF AT THE GRAND PRIZE EVENT AND UNDERSTAND THAT ANY INTENTIONAL FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THESE CONTEST RULES OR PROCEDURES OR INSTRUCTIONS GIVEN BY STATION STAFF WILL RESULT IN IMMEDIATE DISQUALIFICATION.  ALL DECISIONS MADE BY STATION STAFF AND/OR MANAGEMENT ARE FINAL. 

12.    Odds of becoming a Qualifier depend upon the total number of entries received from both means of entry (described in Section 4 above) combined.  Odds of a Qualifier becoming a Finalist depend on the total number of eligible and timely checked-in Qualifiers who attend the Grand Prize Event, up to, but in no event exceeding 1:100.  Odds of a Finalist winning the Grand Prize shall be up to, but shall in no event exceed, 1:10.


Prizes(s)
13.    Each of the up to ten (10) verified Finalists in this Contest will receive a prize pack valued from $25 to $50, consisting of items ranging from restaurant gift certificates to station merchandise.  The Finalist prizes will be randomly assigned to each Finalist as pre-assigned by Station.

14.    The one (1) verified Grand Prize Winner of this Contest will receive a $7,500 credit that may be used towards purchase and installation of windows including labor and materials by Continental Siding subject to terms, conditions, and exclusions as follows: 
•    $7,500 credit per the standard retail pricing guidelines of Continental Siding Supply. 
•    No other discounts may be applied. 
•    Prize must be claimed within 90 days from Monday, July 1, 2019.  
•    Winner is solely responsible for permits, code requirements, third party approvals (including, without limitation, landlords and condo associations).  

15.    There may be additional restrictions associated with or placed on each individual service/product provided above, which shall be communicated to the Grand Prize Winner.

16.    Station reserves the right to require that the selected Grand Prize Winner provide one or more documents to evidence eligibility and qualification (including, without limitation, deeds, tax records, or marriage certificates).  If the Eligible Home is a condominium, then the Winner is solely responsible for research and obtaining any approvals from the homeowner’s associations (including, without limitation all costs and expenses associated with obtaining such approvals and authorizations).  Grand Prize Winner may be required to have a standard homeowner’s insurance policy on the home before any work will commence at the home office.  Station may require proof of such policy.

17.    Grand Prize Winner will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the use of all aspects of Grand Prize, including, without limitation, those that involves installation and delivery to Grand Prize Winner’s home and for dealing directly with all contractors.  Station shall not be responsible for any work done by participating sponsor(s) or their contractor(s).  Winner is responsible for any non-inclusive charges, delivery fees, tips, taxes, or deposits in addition to those costs already included in these official Contest rules.

18.    If applicable, delivery of materials and installation associated with the Credits shall be only to/at one address.  Grand Prize Winner MAY NOT request installation or delivery to a different address other than the address of the Eligible Home or multiple addresses.

19.    Like all work in a home, there is always the possibility of significant delays (due to delays in obtaining materials, supplies, third party contractors, etc.) before, during or after the construction of work and/or increased costs or time due to unforeseen circumstances or conditions.  Winner understands and accepts any such risk of delay or increased costs in excess of the line item caps above.  Winner understands and agrees that Station and its sponsors are not responsible for any delays or increased costs, except with respect to a specific participating sponsor if the delay is due solely to its gross misconduct or gross negligence.

20.    Credit has no cash value, and may not be exchanged or redeemed for any other prize.  Credits may be used in partial increments.  Any unused portion of any Credit with a participating sponsor will not be refunded as Cash, and unused balances will expire on the dates set forth above.  If the purchase of any product or service from a participating sponsor exceeds the amount of the remaining Credit attributed to that participating sponsor, then winner shall be solely responsible for the difference in the cost at time of prize delivery or acceptance.

21.    In the event Grand Prize Winner is unable or does not desire to use some or all of the Credit, such Credit or unused portion of Credit will be forfeited and no compensation or substitution prize will be awarded and Winner will still receive a IRS 1099 for 2019 for the full value of the credits issued, whether used or not.  If Winner elects not to receive some or all of the credits, he/she must promptly execute a waiver releasing all claims associated with such credits on or before 5pm on December 31, 2019 using a form provided by Station.  Failure to do so in a timely manner will result in all of the credits being awarded to the winner and the winner may receive a 1099 for the value of all credits whether or not he/she elects to accept delivery or pick up all of the credits.  

22.    Grand Prize Winner may be allowed to upgrade or purchase additional services not specifically listed in these official Contest rules and must negotiate said purchased upgrades or additional services directly with the participating sponsor.  It is Winner’s sole responsibility for contracting and remitting payment for these additional services.  Station has no liability to Winner or to the participating sponsors for the purchase of these upgrades or additional services.  Station has no obligation whatsoever to Winner for any such additional services or goods (of the failure of participating sponsor) to provide or adequately provide any such additional services or goods.  All such arrangements are made by the Winner at their sole cost, expense and risk.

23.    BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, WINNER UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT HE/SHE IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LIABILITY ARISING FROM WORK BEING CONDUCTED AT THEIR OFFICE OR IN THEIR HOME AND AGREES TO COMPLETELY RELEASE STATION FROM ANY LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM THE DAMAGE OF ANY PROPERTY OR INJURY OF ANY PERSON IN CONNECTION WITH OR ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE PRIZE AND THE WORK TO BE PERFORMED IN CONNECTION WITH THE PRIZE, REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE.  THE FOREGOING SHALL NOT RELIEVE THE PARTICIPATING PROVIDERS AND THEIR CONTRACTORS PERFORMING ANY WORK AT THE HOME FROM ANY LEGAL RESPONSIBILITY OR OBLIGATION TO THE WINNER OR OTHERS.  

24.    Neither Station nor any participating sponsor has made or is responsible in any manner for any warranties, representations, or guarantees, express or implied, in fact or law, relating to the Credits or products or services redeemed from the Credits, including without limitation, its quality, mechanical condition, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose, with the exception of any standard manufacturer’s warranty that may apply to any of the products or services received.

Sponsor(s)
25.    The sponsors of this Contest are Entercom Kansas, LLC d/b/a KMBZ-AM and KMBZ-FM, and Continental Siding.
 

Contest Rules:

One (1) winner will be randomly drawn and notified via email the following Monday. Winner will be pulled and notified via email the following week. Prize is valued at $297.00 The certificate must be redeemed with Grandma's Catering within 15 business days of winning, but the catering delivery can be scheduled for any date. Valid one entry per day, Monday through Friday until 11/08/19.

Contest Rules:

For the Nut Cracker Contest listen for the cue to call between 10:00am and 2:00pm CT November 19, 2018 through November 23, 2018. The ninth (9th) caller each day will receive a pair of vouchers to The Kanas City Ballet’s The Nutcracker.  There will be up to five (5) winners. Prize valued at $60 courtesy of The Kansas City Ballet. Otherwise KMBZ-FM general contest rules apply and they can be found here.

Contest Rules:

This is a national contest. Click here for official contest rules.