B98.5 Presents the Ultimate Home Makeover Contest Rules

  1. Beginning on April 15, WEBB (B98.5 or “the station”) be soliciting entries for the B98.5 Presents the Ultimate Home Makeover Contest (“the contest”) on the station website at b985.fm
  2. Entrants will fill out a form on the official contest entry page at b985.fm and provide their name, address, phone number, email and the times that they typically listen to B98.5. Entries will be taken from April 15-June 3, or until we reach our quota of 98 qualifiers.
  3. The grand prize, valued at $10,000, is:
  • A $2,500 gift certificate to Wingate Landscape and Nursery Center, 907 Brunswick Ave., Gardiner. The certificate can be used for: products and services. The certificate has no cash value, cannot be used on prior purchases, installation dates are subject to availability.
  • A $2,500 gift certificate to Northern Mattress and Furniture 1St, 16 Western Ave., Augusta. Not to be combined with other offers or specials. Good towards in stock or special order items.
  • A $2,500 gift certificate from Renewal by Anderson $2,500 to use for new windows, entry doors, or patio doors.
  • A brand new, large capacity, French door refrigerator  from Sears Hometown Store in Farmington with delivery, installation, and haul away of the old product (if necessary) within 50 miles of the store in Farmington!  This is valued at $2,500.
  1. Starting on April 22, names of qualifying entrants will be read out on the air on B98.5. The names will be read during a time when the entrant indicated they listen to the station. When the name is read, the qualifier will have 9 minutes and 85 seconds (10 minutes and 25 seconds) to call the station studio lines at 207-623-9898 or 207-547-9898. When the qualifier calls back within the allotted time, they will be entered to win the grand prize at a live event on June 15, 2019 at Northern Mattress and Furniture 1st, 16 Western Ave., Augusta. If a name is entered, and the qualifier does not call back in the allotted time, that entry will be discarded, however, the person will be allowed to submit another entry into the contest. Up to, but not exceeding 98 qualifiers will be selected to be entered for the grand prize event.
  2. Proxies will be allowed. The qualifier will have to come to the radio station by June 7, 2019 to fill out the proxy paperwork.
  3. The 98 qualifiers (or their proxies) will meet at a live broadcast scheduled on June 15, 2019 at Northern Mattress and Furniture 1st, 16 Western Ave., Augusta.
  4. On June 15, beginning 11 a.m.,qualifiers or their designated proxies will register. When the qualifiers register, they will select a numbered card. The cards will be numbered 1 through 98, or the exact number of qualifiers registered at the event. The first person to register will get the first choice of number. Every qualifier or proxy will choose a numbered card, beginning with the first person to register.  After all qualifiers have registered, that same number of keys, minus 1, will be placed into a special designated container. The key that will unlock the grand prize will be tried on the lock for all to see, and then placed in the container. One and only one of the keys in the container will unlock the lock designated for the grand prize. The first key will be tried at a time to be announced. The keys will be tried in sequential order, beginning with envelope number one (1). Qualifiers will retain their key and number until a winner is decided. The winner will be the first key to unlock the lock. Qualifiers are encouraged to not leave until the winning key unlocks the grand prize. If there is not a winner during the first round, that means a contestant did not properly turn the key to unlock the grand prize, so in sequential order, we will try again. Winner will be determined by The Station, all decisions by station staff in regards to this contest are final. There will only be one Grand Prize Winner.
  5. If a qualifier is unable to attend the Grand Prize giveaway on June 15, they and only they can designate a proxy. A proxy is defined as a person who will attend the Grand Prize giveaway and be assigned as the original qualifier. If the proxy is determined to win at event, the original qualifier will be determined to be the winner, not the proxy. Any proxy designation by a qualifier must be done prior to May 30 at 12pm.  To designate a proxy, the qualifier must come to WEBB, 56 Western Avenue, Augusta, ME during regular office hours between 8:30am & 5:00pm. The original qualifier must display a Legal ID, and then fill out the “Proxy Designation” paper work declaring who will be their proxy. The proxy paperwork will be kept on file by station personnel, Anyone serving as a proxy on June 2 will have to bring their Legal ID to The event.
  6. Winner will be responsible for all taxes
  7. The winner (or their assigned proxy) must be present at the live remote to win the grand prize.
  8. Unless otherwise stated, prizes will be delivered and/or installed within the normal service area of the business supplying the prize. That area will be determined by the individual businesses and not the station.
  9. Unless otherwise stated, winner is responsible for installation and/or delivery fees and arranging for delivery and installation with the business supplying the prize.
  10. The station is not responsible for any work or alterations performed as a result of the prize.
  11. The station retains the right to alter the contest at any time during the contest period.

In addition to the above rules, the following standard contest rules will also apply:

  1. Winner must comply with all of the rules of the Contest, including, but not limited to, any restrictions on age and/or residency, and have not committed any fraud or deception in entering the Contest or claiming the Prize.
  2. The winner must affirm and represent that he/she is not an employee or agent of the Station or any sponsor of the Contest and is not a member of the same household of any such employee or agent.
  3. In consideration of the receipt of the Prize, the winner agrees to be solely responsible for any and all taxes and/or other fees, including, but not limited to, any federal state or local income taxes, that are or may become payable as a result of participating in the Contest and/or receipt of the Prize.
  4. The winner agrees to allow the Station and/or its designees the right to use winner’s name, likeness, portrait, recorded voice and/or biographical material for an unlimited period of time in order to advertise, promote or publicize the Station and/or the products and services of any of its designees.
  5. The Station is not the manufacturer or distributor of the Prize. With respect to any claims that the winner may now have, or that he/she may subsequently acquire as a result of the possession and/or use of the Prize, the winner acknowledges and agrees that he/she shall look solely to others in the chain of production and distribution of the Prize to the exclusion of the Station and any sponsors of the Contest.
  6. The station makes no warranties of any kind with respect to the prize, including, but not limited to, any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Station hereby expressly disclaims any and all such warranties.
  7. The winner expressly releases the station, and any sponsors of the contest, and their respective officers, directors, agents, parent companies, subsidiaries and employees, from any and all claims, demands and/or causes of action of any nature or kind whatsoever, whether presently known or unknown, foreseen or unforeseen, that he/she may have, or may subsequently acquire, as a result of participating in the contest and/or receipt of the prize.
  8. No purchase is necessary to participate in or win B98.5 contests. Contests are void where prohibited by law.
  9. Employees of Townsquare Media, Inc., their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, vendors and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible.
  10. The station is not responsible for telephone system or internet failure, or other inability of entrants to enter due to technical malfunction. This station is not responsible for lost, late or misdirected mail or for printing errors. No mechanically reproduced or completed entries will be accepted.
  11. Listeners are only eligible to win every 30 days.
  12. All federal, state and local taxes apply and are the sole responsibility of the winner.



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