Chicken Coop Wing Eating Contest
No purchase necessary to enter. The Chicken Coop Wing Eating Contest (the "Contest") is open to U.S. residents, 18 years of age or older, except employees of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., Mission Broadcasting, Inc., or The Chicken Coop (collectively, the "Sponsors"), other television and radio stations and multichannel video programming distributors in the Wilkes-Barre / Scranton, PA market, and the respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising or promotion agencies (if any) of all of the foregoing and members of the families or persons living in the same household of all of the foregoing. Viewers are eligible to win a WBRE, WYOU or PAHOMEPAGE.COM contest only once every sixty (60) days. Only one winner per household is permitted in any contest. Viewers are eligible to win a prize valued at $600.00 or more only once every six months.
(a) The Contest will begin on 3/11/13 at 12:00am and end on 3/27/2013 at 8pm.
(b) TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CONTEST, YOU MUST BE WILLING TO ENGAGE IN A LIVE BROADCAST CHICKEN WING EATING CONTEST. YOU MUST ALSO BE AVAILABLE TO ATTEND THE LIVE EATING CONTEST ON APRIL 5, 2013 AT 4 PM.
(c) To enter the contest you must go to The Chicken Coop, 533 Scott Street in Wilkes-Barre and fully complete a registration form. Incomplete registration forms will be deemed void and discarded. On 3/28/2013, 2013, Sponsors will choose three entrants by random drawing from all fully executed registrations. Finalists will be notified by email and by phone. Finalists must confirm eligibility and participation within 2 business days or alternate finalists will be randomly chosen. On the contest date of April 5, if one contestant is unable to compete for any reason, the contest will still go forward with the two remaining contestants. If two of the three contestants cannot compete, the contestant present will win the contest and those absent will forfeit any right to prizes.
(d) All finalists will be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility, full liability release, and publicity release prior to participating in the eating contest on April 5. Failure to execute these documents for any reason will result in disqualification from participation in the eating portion of this contest.
(e) The three finalists will participate in an eating contest during PA Live at the WBRE Studios on April 5, 2013 at ___ pm. The finalist who finishes the most chicken wings in 60 seconds will win the grand prize. Wings will all be cooked the same way, with the same 'mild' sauce. To count as a 'finished' wing, the wing must be eaten down to the bone, so that the wing contains no more meat or skin. Sponsors are the sole authority in determining whether a wing counts as "finished." In the event of a tie, Sponsors will determine winner by a coin toss. In the event of a 3-way tie, sponsors will hold a random drawing, live, to determine the winner.
(f) Only one entry per person.
(g) Sponsors are not responsible for technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable Internet or SMS connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any Web site, cellular or on-line service, any other error or malfunction, late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries, or for printing errors in any advertisement, entry form or the rules.
Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the Sponsors/judges determine, in their sole discretion, that there is any suspected or actual electronic tampering with the Contest or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Contest, the Sponsors/judges reserve the right to void the entries at issue and/or terminate the Contest and conduct a random drawing to award the prize among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If the Contest is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted at http://www.pahomepage.com. If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsors which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, Sponsors reserve the right at their sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest. Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any entrant that tampers with the operation of the Contest or website or violates the Official Rules of the Contest.
(h) Broadcasts are subject to preemptions and scheduling changes.
(i) Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.
The person eating the most chicken wings (or tie winner) will receive a gift certificate to the Chicken Coop. Total value of the prize is $50.
The Winner is required to pick up their prize at the WBRE Studios, 62 S Franklin St, Wilkes Barre, PA 18701. No exceptions will be made and no prizes will be mailed under any circumstances. To claim the prizes, the winner will be required to execute W-9 tax form prior to receipt of the prize.
(a) Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner and the winner may receive an IRS Form 1099 or equivalent from the Sponsors.
(b) By participating in the Contest, the winner or winners (and any other person using the prize) agree to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Contest, and to sign a publicity release, affidavit of eligibility and release of liability prior to acceptance of the prize. By accepting the prize, each winner grants to Sponsors the right to use the winner's name, voice, picture and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and publicity in any and all media now known or hereafter invented, without further permission or additional compensation (except where prohibited by law). All expenses on receipt and use of prize are the sole responsibility of winner. By accepting the prize, the winner(and any other person using the prize) (if minors, their parents or guardians) represents that he/she understands that use of the prize contains some inherent element of risk of accident, illness, injury, loss or death, which may be caused by negligence, forces of nature, or other agencies, known or unknown. Winner and his/her guest represent that they recognize that such risks may be present at any time before, during and after the use of the prize. while using the prize. Winner, and his or her guest if any (if minors, their parents or guardians), by acceptance of the prize, agrees to release, discharge and hold harmless, the Sponsors, and their advertising, promotion and production agencies and their respective parents and subsidiaries, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in directly or indirectly in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any Contest or prize-related activity, whether caused by negligence or otherwise.
(c) Sponsors reserve the right to make changes in the rules of the Contest which will become effective upon announcement. Sponsors are not responsible for errors in the rules, their announcements, or the offering or the administration of the Contest.
(d) No prize transfers. Sponsors may substitute prizes for prizes of like value, in the Sponsors' sole discretion. Prizes may not be substituted or redeemed for cash. Offer subject to federal, state and local regulations and laws and is void where taxed, restricted or prohibited. By entering, participants agree to these rules and the decisions of the Sponsors/judges.
For a copy of the Official Rules and/or winners' list, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: WBRE-TV / PAhomepage.com, 62 S Franklin St, Wilkes Barre, PA 18701.