Contest Rules


    •    WSTL Radio contests are open to individuals who are residents of the United States and 18 years or older. Employees and immediate family members of WSTL Radio are not eligible to participate. Immediate family members include spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren whether by current marriage, past marriage, adoption or as in-laws. 

    •    No purchase is necessary by an individual, to be eligible for any WSTL Radio Contests.

    •    WSTL Radio reserves the right to limit the number of times an individual may enter a contest.

    •    Individuals/households may enter a contest only once, unless otherwise specified. In the case of multiple entries by the same person, all entries may be withdrawn and the individual disqualified.

    •    WSTL Radio reserves the right to require contestants to be present at drawings in order to win their prize.
    •    Unless otherwise specified, all prizes must be claimed in person at WSTL Radio Studios Monday - Friday, during the hours of 8:30am – 4:00pm within thirty (30) days of winning, excluding holidays.
    •    Excluding event tickets; pick up date will be determined by the date of the giveaway and date of event. 

    •     After such time, ownership of said prize reverts back to WSTL Radio to be disposed of at its discretion. The winner then loses all claims and rights to said prize. 

    •    Proper identification must be presented by any winner to claim prize.

    •    Standard Contest Eligibility: (unless otherwise noted, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Valentine’s Day, etc.)
    •    An individual cannot qualify and/or enter a contest for the same product type within 30 days within the same category.
    •    Event/Concert tickets may be won only once per 30 day period.
    •    CD/DVD may be won only once per 30 day period.
    •    Books may be won only once per 30 day period.

    •    All contest entries become the property of WSTL Radio.
    •    Individuals agree that contests that require nominating family members  and/or friends, that information for both the individual AND nominee must provide the following information:
    •    Full Name
    •    Address
    •    Phone number
    •    Email
    •    In the event that an individual wins a contest, WSTL Radio shall have the right, without further compensation, to publicize and/or broadcast his/her name, voice, likeness, city of residence and the fact that he/she won the contest. Contest winner further agrees that WSTL Radio may use such identifying information to publicize its radio station, website and/or other contests. Contest winners also agree that they may be contacted by telephone and the call recorded for potential use on air. And agree to have their name announced/published on WSTL Radio’s Facebook Page. 

    •    Prize winners are responsible for the payment of any and all taxes applicable to prizes. WSTL Radio is required to report winnings exceeding $600 per year to the Internal Revenue Service and will provide winners falling within this requirement with an IRS Form 1099 after the close of the calendar year in which the prize(s) were won. Winners agree to provide WSTL Radio with their social security number and such other information as may be required by WSTL Radio to comply with the aforementioned applicable laws. 

    •    Prize winner agrees to hold harmless and release WSTL Radio and its employees, from any and all damages, liabilities or claims for injury or damage of any kind that might arise in connection with a contest, a prize, or the award of a prize. 

    •    All prizes are awarded “as is.” Prizes are nontransferable and cannot be exchanged, sold, or redeemed for cash or other prizes. No substitute prize will be awarded to a winner who declines to accept a prize. WSTL Radio shall not be responsible for a failure of participating sponsors to deliver the prizes or any part thereof. 

    •    WSTL Radio reserves the right to substitute another prize of equal or greater value for the prize originally announced if the original contest prize is or becomes unavailable. WSTL Radio is not liable for a concert/event cancellation and/or rescheduling of concerts/events with which a prize is associated to. 

    •    WSTL Radio reserves the right to disqualify any entrant or winner (whether or not the winner’s identity has been announced) who does not adhere to any/all rules applicable to the contest in which he or she entered or who gains an unfair advantage through fraud and/or conduct when participating in the contest that is questionable to the ethical standards of WSTL Radio.

    •     A winners list may be obtained five (5) days after the conclusion of any WSTL Radio contest by submitting a written request accompanied by a self addressed stamped envelope to:  
WSTL Radio, 95 Sagamore Road, Seekonk, MA 02771.