“Florida Strawberry Festival ‘Friends’ & Family” Sweepstakes Rules



  1. How to Enter the Sweepstakes:

(a)    The “Florida Strawberry Festival ‘Friends’ & Family” sweepstakes will begin on Monday, February 18, 2019 and end on Friday, February 22, 2019.

(b)    To participate in the sweepstakes, entrants must watch Friends on CW44 weeknights from 7:00pm to 7:30pm beginning Monday, February 18, 2019 through Friday, February 22, 2019.  CW44 will broadcast the call to action containing a nightly code word. Log onto CW44.com to register with the code word for a chance to win. CW44 will randomly select one (1) finalist each night from all correct eligible entries. Of the five (5) finalists, CW44 will randomly select one (1) winner.

(c)    One entry per person/per day.

Sponsor is not responsible for technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable Internet connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions, inability to access any Web site or on-line service, or any other error or malfunction, or late, lost, illegible or misdirected entries. 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 Sweepstakes or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Sweepstakes, the judges reserve the right to void the entries at issue and/or terminate the Sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prize among all eligible entries received as of the termination date. If the Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes 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 Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant that tampers with the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates the Official Rules of the Sweepstakes.

By use of this website and by entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to the Station’s Web Site Terms of Use Agreement and to the use of your personal information as described in the Privacy Policy located at:  http://www.cw44.com/.

(d)    Broadcasts are subject to preemptions and scheduling changes. If such changes occur they will be posted on http://www.cw44.com/.

(e)      Entry deemed made by holder of e-mail account.

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

  1. Eligibility Restrictions:

(a)           The sweepstakes is open to Florida residents who are 18 years of age or older. 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 sweepstakes only once every sixty days. Only one winner per household is permitted in any sweepstakes. 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 station 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)    Entrants are required to provide truthful information and the Station 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 Station will also delete any entry received from persons under the age of 13.

  1. Prize:

(a)    One (1) winner will be selected from the five (5) finalists. Prize is as follows:

  1. Two (2) admission tickets to the 2019 Florida Strawberry Festival and two (2) tickets for the Evening with Steven Tyler event on Sunday, March 3, 2019. (Value $130.00)

(b)    Prizes can be won between Monday, February 18, 2019 and Friday, February 22, 2019.

(c)    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 by noon on Thursday, February 28, 2019 will be forfeited by the winner

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

  1. Selection of Winners:

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

(b)    One (1) winner will be selected at random from the five (5) correct eligible finalists on or about Monday, February 25, 2019.

(c)    Winner will be notified on or about Monday, February 25, 2019.

  1. 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 sweepstakes, the winner agrees to have their name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this sweepstakes, and to sign a publicity release, affidavit of eligibility and release of liability prior to acceptance of the prize. By accepting the prize, 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.  Winner and companion(s), by acceptance of their prizes, agree to release Station, CBS Corporation, 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.

  1. Sweepstakes sponsors reserve the right to make changes in the rules of the sweepstakes which will become effective upon announcement.
  2. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize.
  3. Failure to comply with the sweepstakes rules may result in a entrant’s disqualification.
  4. To obtain a copy of the official rules and/or winner’s list, please write by April 22, 2019 to:

“Florida Strawberry Festival ‘Friends’ & Family” Sweepstakes Rules


365 105th Terrace NE Saint Petersburg, FL 33716







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