The Music That Made You Love Music Contest


Music that Made You Love Music

Official Rules and Prize Details

Eligibility: Contest entrants must be at least 18 years old as of Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2009, and a resident of one of the six New England states. This contest is sponsored by the WGBH Educational Foundation, One Guest Street, Brighton, MA 02135 ("WGBH"). Employees, board members, and advisory committee members of WGBH, and their respective household or immediate family members are not eligible. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law.

How to Enter:
No purchase or contribution is necessary. The WGBH Music That Made You Love Music" Contest begins at 12:01am (EDT) Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2009 and ends at 11:59pm EDT on Monday, Nov. 30, 2009. ("Entry Period.").

Eligible persons can enter the contest by supplying the required information and submitting the completed Entry Form online. Entries received outside of the Entry Period, or incomplete entries, are void.

Prize: Tickets to several live concert and theater events in the Boston area. Approximate retail value of the prize is below $600.

The value of the prize is determined by prize donor's suggested retail price or by what the items are currently known to be selling for at the time the offer was published and are subject to change. Prizes are not redeemable for cash or transferable. All taxes on the prize, including but not limited to Federal, State, and local income and sales taxes, are the responsibility of the winner.

Selection of Winners: Three winners will be will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received by Sept. 30, 2009, Oct. 31, 2009, and Nov. 30, 2009. Prize drawings will be conducted by WGBH on or about Sept. 30, 2009, Oct. 31, 2009, and Nov. 30, 2009, and the winners will be notified by telephone and/or email shortly thereafter. Winners will be required to sign and execute an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release and where legal, a Publicity Release, within 14 days of notification attempt. Failure to return the affidavit in the time noted will result in disqualification of the entry and an alternate winner will be selected.

Odds of Winning: Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.

Limit of Entry: Limit one entry per person, by any method, for the entire Entry Period. An email address may only be used once and not for multiple entrants or entries. WGBH is not responsible for lost, delayed, or incomplete entries, or any inability to enter, regardless of cause. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. No copies, facsimiles, or reproductions of the contest Entry Form will be accepted. Proof of emailing and/or mailing does not constitute proof of delivery.

Use of Entrants' Names and Submitted Materials: By entering the Contest, each Entrant agrees that WGBH may use the entrant's name and hometown, and his or her submitted materials, on-air or on WGBH's website, without any compensation. Entrant also agrees that WGBH shall own all rights, including copyright, in and to any materials he or she may submit.

Other Important Points: By entering, participants agree to abide by and be bound by these rules. Contest participants, by entering, release WGBH, its employees and trustees from any liability, including personal injury or property damage, with respect or related to the receipt or use of any prize awarded. WGBH makes no, and disclaims, all warranties, guarantees or representations, express or implied, concerning the condition, quality, merchantability, of any prize.

For the name of the prize winner, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope before Nov. 30, 2009 to WGBH ‘Music That Made You Love Music Contest Winners' Names, c/o Ben Schwartz, One Guest Street, Boston, MA 02135. DO NOT SEND ANY OTHER CORRESPONDENCE TO THIS ADDRESS.