Contest: ABC7’s Good Morning Washington Live with Kelly Niagara Falls Getaway

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Contest: ABC7’s Good Morning Washington Live with Kelly Niagara Falls Getaway. (ABC7)

Station: Sinclair Television Stations, LLC dba WJLA/ NewsChannel 8

Station Address: WJLA, 1100 Wilson Blvd., 6th Fl. Arlington, VA 22209

Contest Area: District of Columbia, Maryland counties: Allegany, Calvert, Charles, Frederick,

Montgomery, Prince Georges, St. Mary's, Washington; Virginia counties and cities: Clarke, Culpeper,

Fairfax County, Fauquier, Frederick, King George, Alexandria City, Arlington county, Falls Church City,

Loudoun County, Page, Prince William County, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Spotsylvania, Stafford,

Warren and Westmoreland County. West Virginia counties: Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy,

Jefferson, Mineral, and Morgan. Fulton County, Pennsylvania

Sponsor(s): Station Promotion

Prize Provider(s): The Walt Disney Company, ABC, Live With Kelly

Age of Eligibility: Twenty-one (21)

Contest Period: May 15, 2016 to May 22, 2017

Program to Watch: Watch the Good Morning Washington program which the Station airs each

weekday on channel ABC7.

Criteria to Qualify: 7

th caller

Number of Qualifiers for Each Cue to Call: Five (5)

Drawing Date: May 22, 2017

Total Number of Winners for Contest Period: One (1)

Prize(s) and Value(s): One (1) trip for two (2) to Niagara Falls to see Live With Kelly’s Niagara Falls

Show. The trip package includes roundtrip coach airfare for two (2) from a Washington, D.C. area

airport to Buffalo, New York; two (2) nights hotel accommodations, one room, double occupancy; pretipped

roundtrip ground transportation between the Buffalo, New York airport and Niagara Falls area

hotel; two (2) VIP seats at LIVE’s “NIAGARA FALLS SHOW” on June 5, 2017 at Oaks Garden

Theatre, Niagara Falls, and $250 Food & Beverage award. The total value of the trip package is

$3,000. The winner and guest must have a valid U.S. Passport to travel, and travel June 3 - 5, 2017.

As a condition of winning, the winner and guest must be vetted by the Prize Provider for compliance

with Canada’s Competition Act and Canadian Criminal Code. Individuals who have voluntarily

excluded themselves from Ontario gaming sites and who have not been reinstated are not permitted to

enter the casino or redeem a prize from the casino.

Station’s Website:

Station’s Privacy Policy:

Station’s Website Terms and Conditions:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. This contest is subject to all applicable laws and regulations,

and is void where prohibited.

Odds of winning depend on the number of valid and correct entries received, and the order in

which calls are received.

All capitalized terms shall have the meanings set forth above.

How to Enter, Qualify and Win

Entrants may attempt to enter as many times as they wish. At the time calls are solicited during the

Program to Watch, the Criteria to Qualify will be announced. Viewers will call in on the designated

telephone line announced on-air, in accordance with the Criteria to Qualify. On the Drawing Dates,

the Total Number of Winners for the Contest Period will be selected by random drawing from among

all valid qualifiers.


1. To be eligible to participate in the Contest, entrants must be U.S. residents who are at least the

Age of Eligibility, and reside in the Contest Area.

2. Employees of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., Sinclair Television Group, Inc., Station (collectively,

the “Company”), Sponsor(s), Prize Provider(s), each of their affiliated companies, advertising and

promotion agencies, any and all local television broadcast and cable stations, local radio and other

media companies, and the immediate family members of each are ineligible. The term “immediate

family” includes spouses, domestic partners, grandparents, parents, siblings, children, grandchildren,

and any other relatives who reside in the same household with employee.

Contest Terms and Conditions

1. Station is not responsible for any telephone system failure or malfunctions or other inability of

entrants to reach telephone entry line. All entries received from ineligible entrants will be void. All

entries become the property of the Company and will not be acknowledged or returned.

2. The Contest will be judged by Station personnel, and the decision of the judges will be final as to

all matters, including (i) the order in which calls were received and (ii) whether any answer required to

be given is correct. By calling the designated telephone line, each entrant gives permission to Station

to record and/or broadcast contestant’s telephone call. Poorly connected or disconnected cellular

phone calls may be disqualified. Calls for entrants are taken in order of receipt. In the event that more

than one voice is heard on the phone line, the winner will be the first person to speak. If the judge(s) is

not able to determine which caller was first, a random drawing will be held to determine the winner.

The use of switching or programming equipment by anyone is in violation of contest rules and is not

permitted. Due to any time delay between the Station’s over-the-air signal and the Station’s online

webcast or streaming, viewers who watch the Station’s online stream may hear a cue to call later than

viewers watching the over-the-air signal. As a result, the odds of an online/mobile viewer being able to

enter or become a winner may be diminished.

3. Station cannot be held liable for any lost or stolen entries, prizes or contest information. Station is

not responsible for any technological glitch, or human error relating to the Contest.

4. Prizes are provided “as is” without any express or implied warranty of any kind including warranties

of merchantability, non-infringement or intellectual property, or fitness for any particular purpose.

Prizes are subject to the Sponsor(s) and/or Prize Provider(s) standard terms and conditions, and

expiration dates. For any ticket related prizes, Station, Sponsor(s) and Prize Provider(s) are not

responsible if any event or performance is cancelled or postponed. Any trip related prizes are subject

to advance reservation, availability and black-out dates, and do not include any meals, other

transportation, gratuities, travel insurance, baggage fees, miscellaneous airline fees, excursions, spa

treatments, or any other expenses. The Station, Sponsor(s) and Prize Provider(s) are not responsible

for winner’s failure to take the trip by the Prize Provider’s expiration date, or cancellation of the trip by

the winner.

5. Each winner will be notified at the time of his/her call. Before claiming any prize, each winner must

provide his/her correct name, address and telephone number to Station at the time of notification.

Each winner must sign and return a release and affidavit of eligibility, which must be received within

three (3) days of notification, at the time winner claims his/her prize in person at the Station. Each

winner must show picture identification to claim his/her prize. Station reserves the right to examine

additional identification and may choose to accept or deny awarding any prize based on the

identification presented. If the prize is a trip, all persons traveling on the trip must be 19 years of age

or over. All persons traveling on the trip must also sign and return a release which must be returned

with the winner’s release and affidavit of eligibility within three (3) days of winner’s notification.

6. If a winner does not timely sign and return the release and affidavit of eligibility, then the prize will

be forfeited, an alternate winner will not be selected, and the prize will remain the property of the


7. There will be no substitutions or cash alternatives for any prize except at the sole discretion of

Station. The Station has the right to substitute a prize of similar value. No sale, transfer or

assignment of any prize is allowed.

8. Each winner is responsible for paying all local, county, state and federal taxes on prizes based on

the estimated retail value of the prizes as set forth in these rules. Each winner must sign a W-9 form.

9. Only one prize will be awarded per household if more than one prize is awarded. Entrants are

eligible to win only one prize within any 90 day period, regardless of the number of contests entered.

10. The Company is not liable if the provider of any part of a prize fails to satisfy its obligations to

furnish its portion of the prize.

11. The Company, Sponsor(s), and Prize Provider(s) accept no responsibility or liability in connection

with any injuries, losses or damages of any kind directly or indirectly caused by or resulting from the

acceptance, possession or use of any prize awarded in the Contest. By entering, entrants agree to

release the Company, Sponsor(s), Prize Provider(s), and each of their respective parent, affiliates,

officers, directors, employees and agents, from any and all claims, loss, damage or injury as a result of

or incident to his/her participation in the Contest or his/her use of the prize. Entrants further

acknowledge and agree that if a winner, the Company has the right to publicize entrant’s name,

character, likeness, photograph, voice and the fact that entrant is a winner of the Contest for

promotional purposes, without financial remuneration.

12. Complete Official Rules for the Contest are available Monday through Friday during normal

business hours at the Station and on the Station’s Website. For a list of prize winners, send a

separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Station at the Station Address within thirty (30)

days of the last day of the Contest Period.

13. The Station has the right to disqualify any entrant it determines has not complied with the Contest

Rules. All decisions by the Station shall be final and binding relating to this contest, including the

interpretation of the Contest Rules. Station reserves the right to make rules and contest changes and

change the contest dates. Station reserves the right to cancel/terminate, modify or suspend the

Contest if in Station’s sole determination it believes that the integrity of the Contest has been, or could

be, compromised or that the Contest is not capable of running as planned or fairly, including infection

by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or force

majeure or any other causes beyond the Station’s control.

14. The Contest is subject to the Station’s Privacy Policy and the Station’s Website Terms and

Conditions located on the Station’s Website.