Signing Day Contest Rules

Signing Day on 1620 The Zone CONTEST RULES ON KOZN (1620 The Zone)

These contest rules are specific to Signing Day on 1620 The Zone Contest (the “Contest”) conducted by NRG Media, LLC d/b/a KOZN 1620 The Zone (the “Station”). Except to the extent specifically set forth below with respect to this specific contest, the Station’s general contest rules apply to this contest as well. A copy of these specific contest rules and the Station’s general contest rules are available at the Station’s studio at 5011 Capitol, Omaha, NE 68132, during regular business hours and on the contest page on the Station’s website at These rules are intended to supplement the General Contest rules, however, to the extent that the general contest rules differ from these rules, these rules will govern and control with respect to this Contest.

Contest period: Monday, January 28, 2019 – Wednesday, February 6, 2019.  All entries must be received and recorded during the Sweepstakes Period. The drawing for the Grand Prize will be held Thursday, February 7, 2019 and winners will be notified by Facebook or Twitter message, or by phone call, depending on method of entry.

No purchase is necessary.

Facebook or its entities have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in Station’s contests or any prize awarded. Station’s contests are in no way sponsored by, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.

How to enter: On National Signing Day Wednesday, February 6, 2019, listeners will have three 2-hour “Signing Periods” (Once with Sharp & Benning in the Morning, once with Game Time with Nick Bahe, and once with Unsportsmanlike Conduct with John Bishop and Josh Peterson) to post a picture signing their commitment to listen to 1620 The Zone on 1620 The Zone’s official Facebook and Twitter pages.  Pictures must not include anyone under the age of 18 years old, material that is deemed offensive, or copyrighted. If pictures violate these terms they will be deleted and not be considered for entry.

Listeners who don’t have Facebook or Twitter may enter by mail: send entry to “KOZN Signing Day” Contest, KOZN, 5011 Capitol Ave., Omaha, NE 68132. Include your name, address, telephone number, email, date of birth, and which show (Sharp & Benning in the Morning, Game Time with Nick Bahe or Unsportsmanlike Conduct with John Bishop & Josh Peterson) that you are signing your commitment to. Mail entries must arrive before 5 p.m. Monday, February 4, 2019. All mail in entries received in time will be added to Facebook and Twitter entries.

Odds of winning are based on total number of entries submitted.  Winners will be announced over the air and contacted by KOZN.

Eligibility: Employees of companies and the sponsors involved, NRG Media and their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and their immediate families and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. Contestants must be age (21) or older. Contestants must also be legal residents of Iowa or Nebraska and who live within 50 miles of KOZN as defined by Nielsen Audio.  Only one prize will be awarded per household within 30 days of any prior acquirement of a prize from the NRG Media Omaha family of stations.

Grand Prize: One Grand Prize Winner will be randomly selected from all “Signing Periods” and will receive a pair of 2019 season tickets to Nebraska football.

Grand Prize Value: $1,500

Prize winners shall be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility, release and indemnification. This affidavit attests that the contestant meets the eligibility requirements and releases Station, NRG Media and its sponsors from liability in connection with the contest and prize. Entry into the contest grants the right to NRG Media and participating sponsors to use winner’s name, voice and likeness and consent to live interviews without further compensation or time limitations.

Laws and Conditions: Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws apply. Any applicable federal, state and local taxes on the prizes, including on-air prizes, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners may be required to sign an IRS Form 1099 or the equivalent.

Limitations: The Station is not responsible for a contestant’s inability to complete a telephone call within a specified time or visit the website, whether due to telephone/computer equipment malfunction, disconnection, busy lines or other circumstances. Contest sponsors are not responsible for a contestant’s inability to acquire transportation to a location to register for an event, personal circumstances prohibiting participation in a contest or other circumstances beyond their control.  Winner may make no substitution or transfer of prize. The Station reserves the right to make changes to the rules of the contest, which will become effective upon announcement.  Nothing in any Contest is intended to create or imply any contractual, fiduciary or other rights for the contestant or obligations, except as expressly stated by the Station.

All participants, by registration, agree to release the Station, NRG Media and all contest sponsors, each of their respective affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, promotional or judging agencies 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 connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any prize-related activity.  It is the contestant’s responsibility to act in a reasonable manner and to comply with all applicable laws in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of the prize or while preparing for, participating in, and/or traveling to any prize-related activity.

Eligibility is further determined by, and compliance with, all specific rules stated for each Contest.  The Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to modify and correct any clerical or other errors in the Contest, contest rules or otherwise, including any pending misinterpretation or misunderstanding.  Contest may be ended or cancelled at any time without prior notice.

Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification. Decisions of the Station are final. Odds of winning any prize depend upon the number of eligible entries received.

A list of winners and complete rules shall be available 30 days from the conclusion of the contest. Send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: KOZN Promotions Director – 5011 Capitol Avenue, Omaha, NE 68132.

Sponsored by KOZN-AM.