NEWS 4’s GOT TALENT SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The News 4’s Got Talent Sweepstakes begins at 4:00 a.m. Central Time (“C.T.”) on Monday, December 25, 2017, and ends Friday, January 5, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. C.T. (“Sweepstakes Entry Period”). Entries must be received by 4:00 p.m. CT on Friday, January 5, 2018, to be eligible. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Station’s clock will be the official clock for the sweepstakes.
Sponsor(s): WSMV/Meredith Corporation, 5700 Knob Road, Nashville TN 37209; The Kroger Company, 1014 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202.
ENTRY: To enter, go to https://facebook.com/WSMVTV. On the left side of the page, click the Sweepstakes tab. Click the link for the News 4’s Got Talent Sweepstakes and complete the entry form to register and receive (1) entry. There is no cost to register or enter.
LIMIT: One (1) entry per person with a valid email address per day during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. No group entries. Any attempt to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins, or any other methods may result in disqualification by Sponsor, in its sole discretion.
BONUS ENTRY: After entering the Sweepstakes, entrant will see a bonus entry screen with instructions for referring individuals (“Referred Individual.”) You may gain additional entries by referring individuals who enter using your uniquely provided entry URL. Each time a referred Individual submits an entry into the sweepstakes, subject to restrictions and any limitations of total number of entries described hereunder, you will receive two (2) Bonus Referred Entries into the Sweepstakes. A Bonus Referred Entry represents an additional entry into the sweepstakes (although additional entries other than a Bous Referred Entry are not permitted other than as stated herein). All Referred Individuals who complete and submit an entry will be entered into the sweepstakes and treated as a regular entrant. Referred Individuals must abide by the Official Rules herein, including, but not limited to, eligibility restrictions. REFERRAL OF INDIVIDUALS IS NOT A REQUIREMENT OR CONSIDERATION TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES. There is no limit to the number of Referred Entries you may receive.
Entries and referred entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices or by means which subvert the entry process will be void.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Inc. (“Facebook”).
ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of Tennessee or Kentucky in the Nashville Nielsen DMA who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Employees of Sponsor and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and/or their respective agents, affiliates, subsidiaries and members of their immediate families or household members are not eligible to enter or win. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year. Winners of a prize from Sponsor within the past thirty (30) days from the beginning date of this sweepstakes are not eligible.
WINNER SELECTION AND PRIZING: On or around Friday, January 5, 2018, at approximately 10:00 a.m., Sponsor will conduct a random drawing from among all eligible entries received to date. Twenty (20) winners will each receive one (1) WSMV Snowbird Bobblehead doll and one (1) Front of the Line Pass to audition for America’s Got Talent at Music City Center (201 5th Avenue S, Nashville, TN 37203) on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at 10:00 am. Prize does not guarantee winner(s) an audition in front of the America’s Got Talent judges, and winner(s) may be auditioned in front of the America’s Got Talent producers. Winner(s) will not receive any preferential treatment for callbacks, whether auditioning in front of the America’s Got Talent producers or the America’s Got Talent judges. In the event the production of America’s Got Talent is canceled or postponed, the prizing may be canceled without substitution or compensation therefor. Approximate Retail Value of prize = $13.00. One prize per household.
Winner(s) will be notified by Marathon Productions via email on or around Friday, January 5, 2018, at approximately 10:30 am, and are responsible for returning all required paperwork to Marathon and confirming eligibility by 10:00 am on Saturday, January 13, 2018.
Winner(s) are responsible for picking up WSMV Snowbird Bobblehead dolls at WSMV’s studios (5700 Knob Road, Nashville TN 37209) by 5:00 pm on Friday, January 12, 2018.
Prizes may not be assigned, transferred, changed or redeemed for cash, except at Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if prize cannot be awarded as described. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee express or implied by Sponsor. Sponsor disclaims all and any liability for the actual provision, quality or nature of any third-party product or services accepted by the winner(s). The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules. Entrants agree to be bound by Official Rules and agree that if winner fails to provide proof of identity, refuses to provide required documentation, is found to have violated the Official Rules or otherwise does not meet eligibility criteria, prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession and use of prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.
OTHER: Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures; or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, or lost entries. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this promotion if not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or integrity of the sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize(s) to an eligible, non-suspect, entry received prior to date of cancellation. The use of automated entry systems or any other conduct that impedes the integrity of the sweepstakes is prohibited. In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.
ODDS of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
GENERAL: Except where prohibited by law: (i) entry constitutes permission for Sponsor to use winner's entry, name, hometown, likeness, photograph, voice and statements regarding this sweepstakes in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the sweepstakes, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable; (ii) potential winner(s) will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability/Publicity by 10:00 am on Saturday, January 13, 2018, unless prohibited by law. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to claim prize, is unable to travel on dates of prize or attend event on prize date, or fails to respond to the winner notification, the potential winner is disqualified and the prize is forfeited. If forfeited, another winner may be selected from among the remaining eligible entries by random drawing. By participating and winning a prize, winner releases Sponsor, its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and agents, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents from any and all liability with respect to the prize won and participation in the sweepstakes. Subject to all U.S. federal, Tennessee state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Applicable taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Released Parties: WSMV/Meredith Corporation, The Kroger Company, NBC Television Network and NBCUniversal Media, LLC, FremantleMedia North America, Inc., Marathon Productions, Inc., Simco Limited trading as Syco Televison, LLC and/or Syco Music, Sony Music Entertainment each of their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliated and related entities, and the officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives, licensees and assignees of each.
For the winner's list, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope after Friday, January 26, 2018, to Winner's List/News 4’s Got Talent, WSMV, 5700 Knob Road, Nashville, TN 37209.
“GOT TALENT” and related indicia:™/© Simco Ltd. & FremantleMedia North America, Inc. 2018.
The Sponsor's website Terms of Service applies to all entries.