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Official Contest Rules


Eligibility

No contribution or purchase is required to enter or win. A contribution or purchase will not increase your chances of winning. This drawing is open to all adult residents of Oregon and Washington states. Employees of OPB, volunteer on-air hosts of KMHD, employees of PBS, NPR, PBS or NPR member stations, and corporate underwriters of OPB or KMHD, and their respective household or immediate family members, are not eligible to enter. Compliance with the eligibility requirements will be determined solely by OPB. All Federal, State and local laws and regulations apply. Void wherever prohibited or restricted by law.

Entries

 Limit of one entry per person. Entrants must provide a valid email address. Current members of the OPB Cornerstone Society or OPB President’s Council who meet the eligibility requirements above may enter by completing a drawing form, located online at  http://be.opb.org/Subscription/Philanthropy_Ticket_Drawing.html, during the time periods described below. All times are in Pacific Standard Time. To enter without being a current member of the OPB Cornerstone Society or OPB President’s Council, call 503-977-7799 during the applicable drawing period and ask to be entered into the drawing.  

OPB is not responsible for lost, late, delayed or illegible entries or requests for entries. OPB assumes no responsibility for computer system, hardware, software or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, damages, delayed computer transactions or network connections, whether human, technical or otherwise in nature, in conjunction with this drawing, participation or in connection with any prize acceptance. OPB, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the website or who is otherwise in violation of the Official Rules. Entrants agree OPB has the sole right to decide all matters and disputes arising from this drawing and that its decision is final and binding.

 

Determination and Awarding of Prizes

Winners will be notified by email and/or telephone. Any prize not timely accepted by a winner will, in OPB's sole discretion, be forfeited for future use by OPB, returned to the prize donor, or awarded to an alternate winner. If a prize notification e-mail or any prize is returned to OPB or its designated agent as undeliverable, that prize will be awarded to an alternate winner. Prize packages will be awarded on an individual basis, with no more than one prize package awarded to each entrant. All eligible entries remain eligible for each prize in this drawing unless drawn as a winner for another prize.  

Winner must confirm their acceptance of the prize by the date provided in the prize notification; otherwise, the prize will be forfeited. Each prize is guaranteed to be awarded except if forfeited by a prize winner or in the event that OPB ceases operation, or for some other reason is unable to fulfill the prize after a diligent effort is made. In such circumstances OPB assumes no responsibility (monetary or otherwise) to fulfill the prize. OPB may, in its sole discretion, choose to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event the offered prize is unavailable. Prizes are not redeemable for cash, exchangeable, or transferable. All taxes on prizes, including but not limited to Federal, State and local income and sales taxes, are the responsibility of the winners.

 

Prizes

First Drawing Prize:   In this drawing, two (2) winners will receive a pair of tickets to An Evening with David Sedaris on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. All entries for this drawing must be received between 12 a.m. PST, October 25, 2017, and 7 p.m. PST, November 1, 2017, only. The total retail value of this prize is $105.  

Second Drawing Prize:   In this drawing, three (3) winners will receive a pair of tickets to Joe Biden’s American Promise Tour on Thursday, November 30, 2017, at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. All entries for this drawing must be received between 12 a.m. PST, October 25, 2017, and 7 p.m. PST, November 1, 2017, only. The total retail value of this prize is $110.  

Third Drawing Prize:   In this drawing, two (2) winners will receive a pair of tickets to Literary Arts Presents The Moth on Monday, December 11, 2017, at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. All entries for this drawing must be received between 12 a.m. PST, October 25, 2017, and 7 p.m. PST, November 1, 2017, only. The retail value for this prize is $110.   One or more additional prize drawings may be added at OPB’s discretion during the drawing period and, if they occur, will be subject to the same rules as the prize drawings described above, except that the prize(s) will be described in subsequent email communications.

 

Odds of Winning

Odds of winning are determined by the total number of entries received and cannot be projected.

Release and Indemnification

Entry constitutes permission for OPB (except where prohibited by law) to use winners' names, hometowns and likenesses for publicity purposes without additional compensation. By entering, all entrants agree to be bound by the drawing rules and further agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless OPB, its licensees, affiliates, successors and funders, and their respective directors, officers and employees from and against all actions, causes of actions and liability, including attorney's fees and costs, arising out of or relating to participation in the drawing and receipt and use or misuse of the prize awarded.

Choice of Law

All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of OPB in connection with the drawing, shall be governed by the laws of the State of Oregon without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof.

Sponsor

This drawing is sponsored by Oregon Public Broadcasting, 7140 SW Macadam Avenue, Portland, OR 97219.