92Q NASHVILLE’S “MIKE EPPS IN REAL LIFE TOUR” CONTEST
A complete copy of these rules can be obtained by contacting radio station WQQK (“Station”) owned and
operated by Cumulus Broadcasting LLC, located at 10 Music Circle East, Nashville, TN 37203, during normal
business hours Monday through Friday or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the above address.
The Station will conduct the 92Q Nashville’s “Mike Epps April 26th In Real Life Tour” Contest (the
“Contest”) substantially as described in these rules, and by participating, each participant agrees as follows:
1. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF
WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL REGULATIONS APPLY.
Eligibility. This Contest is open only to legal U.S. residents, excluding dual Florida and New York
residents, age eighteen (18) years or older at the time of entry with a valid Social Security number and
who reside in the Station’s Designated Market Area (“DMA”) as defined by Nielsen Audio. Void where
prohibited by law. Employees of Cumulus Broadcasting LLC, its parent company, affiliates, related
entities and subsidiaries, promotional sponsors, prize providers, advertising agencies, other radio stations
serving the Station’s DMA, and the immediate family members and household members of all such
employees are not eligible to participate. The term “immediate family members” includes spouses, parents
and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and stepchildren. The term “household
members” refers to people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year. The
Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes
entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Station’s decisions, which are final
and binding in all matters related to the Contest. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all
requirements set forth herein.
2. Contest Period. The Contest will begin at 12:01am CT on March 3rd, 2021 and will run through
5:59pm CT on April 16, 2021 (the “Contest Period”). The Station’s computer is the official time keeping
device for this Contest.
3. How to Enter. Listeners can enter the one (1) of three (3) ways:
(i) On-Air: Listen to Station weekdays from 7:00am CT to 11:59am CT on March 3, 2021 through
April 16,2021when the station plays the “cue-to-win” sounder, listeners should call the Station at
615-737-9292. Caller nine (9) to the Station, as determined by the Station in its sole discretion,
will win a Prize (as defined below). Time Delay Between Over-the-Air Analog Signal and
Internet Broadcast: Due to the time delay that exists between the Station’s analog over-the-air
signal and the Station’s online webcast, listeners who listen to the Station online may hear the cue
to call later than listeners listening to the Station’s analog over-the-air signal. As a result, the odds
of an online listener entering this Contest on-air may be diminished.
(ii) Text: Send a text message with the keyword EPPS to 68683 from 12:00am CT on March 19,
2021 through 5:59pm CT on March 21, 2021 or 12:00am CT on April 9, 2021 through 5:59pm
CT on April 11, 2021 (collectively, “Text Entry Period”). All entries must be received by 5:59pm
CT on March 21, 2021 or 5:59pm CT on April 11, 2021 to be eligible to win. Standard text
messaging rates, as established by an individual’s wireless carrier, may apply, and Station
assumes no responsibility for any fees or charges incurred for and associated with any text
message sent to or from Station. Any and all fees arising out of the transmission of a text
message shall be the sole responsibility of the entrant. Limit one (1) entry per person per
phone number in the Contest. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same telephone
number. Any attempt by any participant to submit more than one (1) entry by using
multiple/different telephone phone numbers, identities, or any other methods will void that
participant from further participation in the Contest.
(iii) Social Instagram: Follow “92Q” on Instagram at @92QNashville and comment on the Mike
Epps In Real Life Comedy Tour post to enter. Contest period from March 29,2021 -April 16, 2021
All entries must be received by 5:59pm CT on April 16, 2021 to be eligible to win. Limit one (1)
Commented [AH1]: This is too long of a listening window.
Listening windows can only be a max of four to five hours,
otherwise it constitutes consideration which makes this an
Commented [AC2R1]: oops ok changed
Commented [AH3]: You have to provide the caller
number. Rules are contracts with our listeners – it has to be
clear how to enter.
Commented [AH4]: This isn’t a drawing.
Commented [AW5]: Why don’t the dates of the text
contest match the on air dates?
Commented [AC6R5]: The Text is for the Winning
Weekend. Thats the only time we are doing the text
Commented [AH7]: Are you carrying over the first set of
text entries to the last text drawing?
Commented [AC8R7]: yes, they can only enter once
Commented [AH9]: They can only enter once via texting.
Otherwise texting increases their chances of winning which
is not permitted because it’s not a “free” method of entry
per the FCC.
Commented [AC10R9]: k
entry per person per Instagram account. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same
Instagram account. Any attempt by any participant to submit more than one (1) entry by using
multiple/different Instagram accounts, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods
will void that entry and the participant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to
participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late,
incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, inappropriate or misdirected registrations, all of which will be
disqualified. Instagram entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the
Instagram account used to submit the entry at the time of entry. The authorized account holder is
the natural person who is assigned to the Instagram account by Instagram. Entries submitted will
not be acknowledged or returned. Proof of submission of an entry shall not be deemed proof of
receipt by Show. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account
holder of the Instagram account. All entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor
and will not be returned. Sponsor reserves the right to contact entrants and all other individuals
whose email address is submitted as part of this promotion. No mail-in entries will be accepted.
THIS CONTEST IS NOT ENDORSED, SPONSORED, OR ASSOCIATED WITH
INSTAGRAM. By submission of an entry, an entrant releases Facebook from any responsibility
or liability for the Contest’s administration, prizes or promotion. You are providing entry
information to the Station and not to Instagram.
Entry comments that are indecent, lewd, offensive, defamatory, contain profanities, or are in any
way in bad taste or contain material(s) which may infringe upon any person or entities proprietary
rights, as determined in the sole discretion of the Station, will be disqualified.
Listeners may either (i) enter by being caller nine (9), (ii) text in an entry using a mobile device or
(ii) enter online on Station’s Instagram page, but not multiple methods. Limit one (1) entry per
person/telephone number/Instagram account regardless of the method of entry chosen by a listener.
4. Winner Selections. On-Air. Each weekday from March 3, 2021 to April 16, 2021, Station will play one
(1) cue to win sounder between 7:00am CT to 11:00am CT. Caller nine (9) as announced by Station will
win a Prize. . Text. On or about 5:59pm CT on March 21, 2021 and April 11, 2021,Station will select six
(6) entries for a Prize in a random drawing from among all valid text entries received by Station during
the Text Entry Period as of the date and time of that drawing. Social Instagram. On or about 11:59pm
CT on March 21, 2021 and April 11, 2021, Station will select two (2) entries for a Prize ￼in a random
drawing from among all valid Instagram entries received by Station during the Contest Period .
The winning entrants will be contacted using the email address, telephone number, or Instagram account
(if applicable) provided with or used to submit the entry and may be awarded the prize (subject to
verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these rules). Station’s decisions as to the
administration and operation of the Contest and the selection of the potential winner are final and binding
in all matters related to the Contest. Failure to respond to the initial verification contact within three (3)
days of notification will result in disqualification and forfeiture of the prize.
5. Verification of Potential Winner. THE ELIGIBILITY OF ALL POTENTIAL CONTEST WINNERS
IS SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY STATION WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING
IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE CONTEST. The potential winner must continue to comply with
all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements.
After the call-in, communications with the winner will be through the use of the email address and/or
telephone number provided by the caller. The potential winner will be required to sign and return to
Station, within three (3) days of the date notice is sent, an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity
release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize, if applicable. A winner who returns the
affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release will be deemed to have accepted the contest prize and
thereafter will not be permitted to rescind their acceptance of the prize and/or return the prize. If a potential
winner cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the affidavit of eligibility and/or the liability/publicity
Commented [AH11]: Is this drawing date correct or
should it be March 21?
Commented [AC12]: i changed to 5:59 for entry on text
Commented [AH13]: Is there one drawing or two
drawings? If one drawing then this isn’t necessary because
the entry period has closed.
Commented [AH14]: It’s not during the contest period –
it’s two drawing dates.
Commented [AH15]: You’re drawing winners at
11:59pm? The entry deadline is 11:59pm so the drawing has
to occur after the entry deadline. So, update entry deadline
or the drawing time. If the drawing date is after 11:59pm,
that makes it past midnight, and thus, the dates of the
drawings would need to be changed. Also, it doesn’t say
anywhere above about there being two Instagram entry
Commented [AC16R15]: changed time 5:59
Commented [AH17]: See comment above in section 3 re:
release within the required time period (if applicable), or if the prize or prize notification is returned as
undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. In the event that the potential winner of a prize is disqualified
for any reason, Station may award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by any method determined
by Station in its sole discretion from among all remaining eligible entries or callers.
6. Prizes Up to forty nine (49) Prizes will be awarded in this Contest. Each Prize is two (2) tickets to the
Mike Epps In Real Life Comedy Tour at the Bridgestone Arena (501 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203) on
April 24, 2021. ARV One Hundred Twenty Dollars ($120). The total aggregate ARV of all prizes awarded
in this Contest is Six Thousand Dollars ($6,000). Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with prize
receipt and/or use. Odds of winning a Prize depend on a number of factors including the number of
participating callers or eligible entries, as the case may be, received during the Contest Period and listeners
participating at any given time. Prize will be mailed to winners at the address provided with the entry.
There is no substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent for prizes, except that the Station may, at its sole
discretion and to the extent permitted by law, substitute prizes of comparable value or cash. The prizes
are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses.
Any tickets and/or gift certificates/cards awarded as part of a prize will be subject to the terms and
conditions set forth by the issuer and are valid only on the date(s) printed on the tickets or gift
certificates/cards. Other restrictions may apply.
If the Prize event is temporarily postponed or permanently cancelled due to disease, epidemic, pandemic,
quarantine, any acts of government and/or any reason that is beyond the control of Sponsors, then no
substitution shall be provided by Sponsor. Sponsors make no representation or warranty about the safety
of the Prize event in light of COVID-19. Any public location where people are present provides an inherent
risk of exposure to COVID-19, and Sponsors cannot guarantee that any person will not be exposed while
at the Prize event. By accepting the Prize, winners acknowledge the risk of large group gatherings and
assume all risks of accepting the Prize, attending the Prize event any other the risks associated with the
Prize event, including any and all repercussions associated with attending the event.
7. Entry Conditions and Release. By entering, each participant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound
by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Station, which are binding and final in all matters relating
to this Contest; (b) release and hold harmless Station, Cumulus Media New Holdings, Inc., and its
subsidiaries, related and affiliated companies, participating sponsors, the prize suppliers and any other
organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Contest,
and each of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives
(collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability,
including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but
not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false
light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity,
infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or
personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an
entry, participation in the Contest, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity
related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold
harmless the Released Parties from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including
reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or
entrant’s acceptance, use, non-use or misuse of the prize.
8. Publicity. Except where prohibited, participation in the Contest constitutes winner’s consent to use by the
Station and its agent of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or biographical
information (including hometown and state) for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without
further payment or consideration, unless otherwise prohibited by law.
Commented [AH18]: Based on the numbers above,
you’re selecting 59 winners. 33 on-air, 16 text, 10 social.
Commented [AH19]: We have recently been advised to
include total aggregate ARV of all prizes, so just FYI going
Commented [AC20R19]: ok, thank you for that
Commented [AH21R19]: If there are more than 50
prizes, this will need to change.
9. Taxes. All State, Local, Federal and/or other taxes, duties, tariffs, title fees, licensing fees, or other fees
for prizes awarded become the sole responsibility of the winner. All those who win a prize or prizes
valued $600 or more in any given year will be issued an IRS Form 1099 to report their winnings.
10. General Conditions. Station reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part
of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Station’s reasonable control impairs the
integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by Station in its sole discretion. Station
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 Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or acting in an
unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate
operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made,
Station reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Station’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
11. Limitations of Liability. The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate
information, whether caused by Station, entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or
programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including but
not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or
software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest; (4) technical
or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; or (5)
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 Contest or receipt or use, non-use or misuse of any prize. No more
than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In event that a production, technical, programming or
other error causes more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be claimed,
Station reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all
legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims.
12. Disputes. Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or
connected with this Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any
form of class action; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with
this Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court or
the appropriate state court located in the Station’s listening area; (iii) any and all claims, judgments and
awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this
Contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain
awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim 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. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE
LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the
construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and
obligations of entrant and Station in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in
accordance with, the laws of the state in which the Station is located, without giving effect to any choice
of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the state in which the Station is located or any other jurisdiction),
which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state in which the Station
13. Entrant’s Personal Information. Information collected from entrants is subject to Station’s Privacy
devices, and materials gathered during the course of entry, as well as all information contained therein,
shall become the sole property of Station to be used, disposed of or destroyed in its sole discretion. Station
is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information entered by website users, and assumes no
responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission,
communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to Station’s website.
14. Contest Results. A winners list may be obtained within thirty (30) days after the Contest Period expires
by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to the address identified below.
CONTEST SPONSOR: Cumulus Broadcasting LLC, WQQK, 10 Music Circle East, Nashville, TN 37203.
PRIZE PROVIDER : North American Entertainment Group, Inc., 2496 Boston Post Road, Guilford, CT 06437
92Q NASHVILLE’S “MIKE EPPS IN REAL LIFE TOUR” CONTEST