Contest Rules

 General Contest Rules

1. Contests are open to The Penguin listeners residing in Vermont and New York.

2. Employees, agents, successors, interns, and assignees of Great Eastern Radio, its advertisers, advertising agencies, promotional partners, or employees thereof, who are participating, sponsoring or in any way are associated with the promotion are ineligible to win.

3. One winner per person every 30 days. Two winners per household every 30 days. For major contest prizes of $600 or more you may only win a major prize once per year. Major prize winners are eligible to win a under $600 prize every 30 days.

4. By entering a contest on The Penguin at any time, you acknowledge that your name or voice may be used on the air.

5. Names and likenesses of The Penguin Contest Winners may also be used by The Penguin and  designees for promotional purposes without further compensation to the winner.

6. All claims are subject to verification by The Pemguin whose decision is final.

7. The Penguin contests are void where prohibited.

8. No purchase necessary.

9. All federal, state, and local laws apply.

10. Prizes must be picked up at the The Penguin Studios, unless otherwise stated, within 30 days of winning the prize. Prizes not picked up within 30 days will be forfeited. Proof of identity must be presented when picking up a prize.

11. All prizes are non-transferable and may not be redeemed for cash and/or any other prize.

12. The Penguin reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value.

13. The Penguin reserves the right to change contest rules and/or dates at any time without additional notice.

14. The Penguin is considered the “Judge.” Judges decisions are final.

15. All federal, state, and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner.

16. Some of The Penguin contests may run in conjunction with other Great Eastern Radio owned and/or operated stations.

17. The Penguin Contest information, rules, and results are available for inspection by sending a self-addressed envelope to The Penguin Contests, 41 Jacques Street, Barre, VT 05641

18. Entries generated by a script, macro, or other automated means are void and Will be disqualified. Sponsor is not responsible for: (a) telecommunication, network, electronic, technical or computer failures of any kind, for inaccurate transcription of entry information, for any human error, or for entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled, delayed by computer transmissions, incomplete, illegible, corrupted, lost, late, or damaged, and all such entries are void; and (b) your inability to access the registration site, or any other error or malfunction that may occur, including any injury or damage to your or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in Sweepstakes, contests, and promotions. By participating in Sweepstakes, contests, or promotions, you agree to these official rules and the decisions of all parties involved. Failure to comply with any of these rules may result in disqualification from Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to permanently disqualify from any sweepstakes promotion it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally Violated these rules. In the event the Sweepstakes, contest, or promotion is compromised or becomes technically corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, that is beyond the control of the station(s) and/or sponsor, the station(s) and/or sponsor reserves the right to withdraw the transmission of Sweepstakes, contest, or promotion, and to select a winner from among all eligible entries received up to the date of withdrawal.

19. Participants are restricted to the use of ordinary telephone equipment. Participants that enable the “Caller ID” block function may not be allowed to participate unless they enter their correct area code and telephone number. GER disclaims all liability for the inability of a participant to complete or continue a telephone call due to equipment malfunction, busy lines, inadvertent disconnections, acts beyond GER’s control, or otherwise. GER disclaims all liability for any delays, mis-delivery, loss or failure in the delivery of any item sent by mail, courier, express, electronic transmission or other delivery method. GER is not responsible for mechanical, technical, electronic, communications, telephone, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or failures of any kind, including: failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed transmission of online entries, traffic congestion on telephone lines, the Internet or at any website or lost or unavailable network connections which may limit an online entrant’s ability to participate in the contest, and any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any information necessary to participate in this contest. NBI stations are not responsible for broken telephone connections, busy signals, mis-dials or lost phone calls.