Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios CONTEST RULES


No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win.  The contest is void where prohibited by law.

1.        How to Enter the Contest:

(a)      The “Halloween Horror Nights (HHN) at Universal Studios” contest will begin Monday, September 23, 2013 and end on Friday, October 4, 2013.   Contest is sponsored by CW44.

(b)      To participate in the contest, “HHN at Universal Orlando,” watch weekdays beginning Monday, September 23, 2013, through Friday, September 27, 2013, WTOG-TV will superimpose a phone number on the screen between 5:00:00pm and 5:59:59pm. The first, second and third callers each night to reach the phone number shown will win. The following week, Monday, September 30, 2013 through Friday, October 4, 2013, the first and second callers to reach the phone number shown will win. On Friday, October 4, 2013, WTOG-TV will superimpose a Grand Prize phone number on the screen one time between 5:00:00pm to 5:59:59pm.

(c)      One entry per household, additional entries per household will cause all entries from the household to be disqualified.

(d)      Sponsor is not responsible for telephone service outages, delays, equipment malfunctions, busy signals, hang-ups, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted transmissions or voicemails or other technological difficulties that may prevent an individual from completing his/her telephone call.

Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If the 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 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.cw44.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 Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant that tampers with the operation of the Contest or violates the Official Rules of the Contest.

(e)      Broadcasts are subject to preemptions and scheduling changes. If such changes occur they will be posted on the WTOG/CW44, website. http://www.cw44.com

(f)      Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries.

2.        Eligibility Restrictions:

(a)          The contest is open to Florida residents who are 18 years of age or older. If the Grand Prize winner is between 18 & 21 years of age, he/she must be accompanied by an adult of at least 21 years of age in order to check in to the hotel. If the traveling companion(s) is a minor, he/she must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Employees of WTOG/CW44, CBS Corporation, other television and radio stations in the Tampa Bay market, and their affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising agencies and their immediate family members and persons living in the same household are ineligible to participate or win.

 (b)      Viewers are eligible to win a WTOG/CW44 contest only once every sixty 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.

(c)      All entries become the sole property of WTOG and will not be returned.  By entering, entrants agree to abide by these rules, and warrant and represent that their entry is their original work.

(d)     Contestants are required to provide truthful information and the WTOG will reject and delete any entry that it discovers to be false or fraudulent.  The Station will disqualify any entry from individuals who do not meet the eligibility requirements, and the WTOG will also delete any entry received from persons under the age of 13.

3.        Prizes:

(a)    25 Secondary Prizes: Two (2) 1-day Universal Studios Halloween Horror Night tickets, and one     (1) complementary Universal Orlando general parking pass.

(b)    One (1) Grand Prize:

Hotel accommodations, room and tax only, for up to four (4) people in a maximum of one (1) room at a hotel selected by UO for one (1) night on October 18, 2013.  Hotel accommodations do not include meals, incidentals, tips, telephone calls, or any other personal expenses incurred during the trip.

One (1) Halloween Horror Nights 2013 RIP Tour (including admission tickets) for a maximum of four (4) people on October 18, 2013.

Four (4) 1-Day/2-Park Universal Orlando tickets valid for admission to Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure theme parks through November 30, 2013.

One (1) Universal Orlando general parking pass valid through November 30, 2013.

(c)    Prize can be won during 5:00:00pm and 5:59:59pm on CW44, between Monday, September 23, 2013 through Friday, October 4, 2013

Prize does not include items not specified; such as travel insurance, hotel room service, parking fees, laundry service, food, beverages, merchandise, souvenirs, etc.

(d)    All prizes or prize certificates may be picked up at the office of WTOG/CW44, 365 105th Terrace NE, Saint Petersburg, FL 33716.  Any prize or prize certificate not claimed within ten (10) days of winning will be forfeited by the winner.  In the event that a prize or prize certificate is mailed to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner and therefore, winner assumes the risk of its arrival.  WTOG/CW44 is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate.

(e)    Contest prizes are not transferable.  Prizes may not be substituted for or redeemed for cash.  Station reserves the right to substitute prize of comparable value.

4.      Selection of Winners:

(a)    Decisions of contest sponsors with respect to the contest are final.

(b)    The first, second and third callers to call after the call-in number is displayed during 5:00:00pm and 5:59:59pm, between  Monday, September 23, 2013 through Friday, September 27, 2013 will win a secondary prize.  The first and second callers to call after the call-in number is displayed during 5:00:00pm and 5:59:59pm, between Monday, September 30, 2013 through Friday, October 4, 2013 will win a secondary prize.  The fourth caller after the Grand Prize call-in number is displayed during 5:00:00pm and 5:59:59pm on October 4, 2013 will win the Grand Prize. Winners will be notified by phone and/or e-mail within a week of calling in.

(c)    Winners must watch CW44 between 5:00:00pm and 5:59:59pm for the duration of the contest to win.

5.        Conditions:

(a)    Payment of all federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner and winners may receive an IRS Form 1099 or equivalent from Station.

(b)    By participating in the contest, the winners 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. Unless a member of winner’s immediate family, travel companion of the 21 years or older winner must be 18 years of age or older.  Travel companion must travel with winner and must also sign and return a travel release, which must be returned with winner’s affidavit of eligibility.  By accepting the prize, each winner grants to Station 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.  Winners and companions, by acceptance of their prizes, agree to release Station, CBS, their respective parents and subsidiaries, and their respective advertising, promotion and production 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.

6.      Contest sponsors reserve the right to make changes in the rules of the contest which will become effective upon announcement.

7.      Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the contest or in the announcement of the prize.

8.      Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification.

9.      To obtain a copy of the official rules and/or winner’s list, please write by December 4, 2013 to:

Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Contest Rules


365 105th Terrace NE Saint Petersburg, FL 33716




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