2013 ESSENCE FESTIVAL RULES
2013 McDONALD’S® & WWDM ESSENCE FESTIVAL CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES
1. WWDM will solicit listeners to register online at www.thebigdm.com to register for a chance to win a McDonald’s Prize Pack and instantly qualify to win the grand prize trip to the 2013 Essence Festival. WWDM will also encourage listeners to come out to local Van Hits (including the 2013 Columbia Black Expo), to register for a chance to win. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MUST BE 21 OR OLDER TO ENTER. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
2. Contest begins May 18, 2013 at 12:00 AM EST. Contest ends June 9, 2013 at 11:59 PM EST.WWDM and the McDonald’s of the Greater Columbia Metropolitan Area will be promoting this contest throughout the entire month of May, with kick-off promotion at the Columbia Black Expo on May 18, 2013. Contest ends June 9, 2013 at 11:59pm
3. The Grand Prize winner will be chosen in a random drawing consisting of all qualifiers to be held on or about June 10, 2013 from all eligible entries received by the station, whose decision is final. Prize is non-transferable and no substitutions allowed.
4. Winner and winner’s guest must be 21 years of age or older and will be required to complete and sign an affidavit of eligibility and liability release. Failure to do so will result in disqualification of winner.
5. Acceptance of the prize offered constitutes permission to use the winner’s name, information and/or likeness for the purpose of advertising and promotion without further compensation to the winner.
6. By accepting a prize, winner agrees to release and hold sponsors harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind resulting from acceptance, possession or use of any prize, including without limitation, personal injuries, death and property damage. By participating in this contest, participants agree to be bound by all the Official Rules of this sweepstakes.
7. Prize Details: McDonald’s Prize Pack (15): McDonald’s BOG cards and WWDM branded merchandise (Estimated prize value of $20 each). Grand Prize (1): Trip for two (2) to the 2013 Essence Festival. The 2013 Essence Festival is scheduled to take place in New Orleans, LA. Event dates are July 5, 2013 through July 7, 2013. Trip consists of two round trip coach air transportation (Columbia to New Orleans), double-occupancy hotel accommodations and two tickets to the Essence Festival Concerts. Location and event dates are subject to change and are at the sole discretion of the sponsor. Travel subject to availability and change. Ground transportation, trip cancellation insurance, meals, gratuities and all other expenses not specified herein are solely winner’s responsibility. Estimated total prize value: $3000 USD.
8. The McDonald’s Essence Festival Sweepstakes is open to individuals legally residing in the United States age 21 or older as of May 17, 2013, who are not an employee of ICBC Holdings, or McDonald’s, or each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions and related companies, and must not be a child, spouse, sibling, or parent or living in the same household of any such employee.