Beyonce all-day code word giveaway - CBS46 News

Beyonce all-day code word giveaway

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Code Word/Website Entry Sweepstakes


The CBS46 Beyonce Code Word Sweepstakes begins at 5:00 a.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) on 04/28/16, and ends at 1:30 a.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) on 04/29/16.  (“Sweepstakes Entry Period”). Contestants must complete entry:

On 04/28/16,

by 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) for the 5:00 a.m. hour code word,

by 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) for the 6:00 a.m. hour code word,

by 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) for the 12:00 p.m. half hour code word,

by 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) for the 4:00 p.m. hour code word,

by 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) for the 5:00 p.m. hour code word,

by 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) for the 6:00 p.m. half hour code word,

On 04/29/16,

by 1:30 a.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) for the 04/28/16, 11:00 p.m. half hour code word

All above during the sweepstakes, entries become the property of WGCL/Meredith Corporation, 425 14th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30318 and will not be acknowledged or returned. Station’s clock will be the official clock for the sweepstakes.

Sponsor(s): WGCL-TV/Meredith Corporation, 425 14TH Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

ENTRY:  Watch CBS46 News on WGCL-TV from 04/28/16 to 04/28/16 during the following time periods: between 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”), 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”), 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”), 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”), 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”), 11:00 p.m. to 11:35 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) each week night/week day of the sweepstakes.  A video and audio announcement will provide a different code word during each newscast listed above on that day.  Then go to, click on the CBS46 Beyonce Sweepstakes banner and complete the registration entry form and enter the code word for that specific newscast to receive one (1) entry. There is no cost to register or enter.

LIMIT: One (1) entry per person with a valid email address per code word per specific time period listed above.

No group entries.  Non-winning entries from the first drawing will not be carried forward to the second drawing listed below.

ELIGIBILITY: Legal residents of Georgia in the WGCL-TV viewing areas of Clay, Fannin, Union, Towns, Rabun, Union, Gilmer, Lumpkin, White, Habersham, Chattooga, Gordon, Pickens, Dawson, Hall, Banks, Floyd, Bartow, Cherokee, Forsyth, Polk, Paulding, Cobb, Fulton, Gwinnett, Barrow, Jackson, Madison, Clarke, Oglethorpe, Oconee, Morgan, Greene, Putnam, Haralson, Cleburne, Carroll, Douglas, DeKalb, Walton, Randolph, Heard, Coweta, Fayette, Clayton, Rockdale, Walton, Newton, Henry, Spalding, Butts, Jasper, Troup, Meriwether, Pike, Lamar, Upson counties., who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry are eligible to enter, except employees of Sponsor, and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and/or their respective agents, affiliates, subsidiaries and members of their immediate families or household members. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses.  “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.  Winners of a prize from WGCL-TV within the past thirty (30) days from the beginning date of this sweepstakes are not eligible. One (1) prize maximum during the contest period.

WINNER SELECTION AND PRIZING:  On 04/28/16, at approximately 4:00 p.m. E.T. WGCL will conduct three (3) separate random drawings from eligible entries for each of the code words  that day during the 5AM, ET., 6AM, E.T., Noon, E.T., newscasts. The drawings will be conducted separately for entries for each particular code word.

On 04/29/16, at approximately 9:00a.m., E.T. WGCL will conduct four (4) separate random drawings for the 04/28/16, code words during the 4:00p.m., E.T., 5:00 p.m., E.T., 6:00 p.m., E.T. and 11:00p.m., E.T., newscasts. The drawings will be conducted separately from entries for each particular code word.   

One (1) winner (seven (7) winners total) from each time period will each receive two (2) tickets to the Beyonce Formation World Tour concert on May 1,  2016, at 6:00 p.m. E.T.,  at the Georgia Dome (1 Georgia Dome Drive, Atlanta, GA 30313), Approximate retail value of each prize is $301.00.  Tickets are subject to issuer terms and conditions.   One (1) prize per household.

Winner(s) will be notified by e-mail and/or phone on or about 04/28/16 at approximately 4:05 p.m., E.T. from that days’ random drawings and on or about 04/29/16 at approximately 9:00 a.m., E.T. from that days’ random drawings.  Winner is responsible for picking-up prize at WGCL/Meredith Corporation, 425 14th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30318 by 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) on 04/29/16. If the event is cancelled or postponed for any reason, no tickets will be provided in lieu thereof. Prize(s) may not be assigned, transferred, changed or redeemed for cash, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if prize cannot be awarded as described. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee express or implied by Sponsor. Sponsor disclaims all and any liability for the actual provision, quality or nature of any third-party product or services accepted by the winner(s). The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules. Entrants agree to be bound by Official Rules and agree that if winner fails to provide proof of identity, refuses to provide required documentation, is found to have violated the Official Rules or otherwise does not meet eligibility criteria, prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner in a random drawing from entries containing a correct code word. Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession and use of prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.

OTHER: Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures; or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, or lost entries.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this promotion if not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or integrity of the sweepstakes.  In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize(s) to an eligible, non-suspect, entry received containing a correct code word prior to date of cancellation.  The use of automated entry systems or any other conduct that impedes the integrity of the sweepstakes is prohibited.  In the event of a dispute regarding on-line entry, entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry. 

ODDS of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received containing a correct code word.

PRIVACY:  You may choose to "opt in" to receiving promotional materials from WGCL/Meredith Corporation and/or its affiliates, advertisers, or other business partners. If you "opt in" to receiving such promotional materials, Sponsor reserves the right to release any personally identifiable registration information regarding you to third parties who provide goods or services that WGCL/Meredith Corporation believes may be of interest to you. If you decide that you would like to discontinue receiving promotional information from such third parties, please contact those third parties directly.  For more information about how Sponsor uses the information you provide, see Sponsor’s privacy policy at


GENERAL: Except where prohibited by law:  (i) entry constitutes permission for WGCL/Meredith Corporation to use winner’s entry, name, hometown, likeness, photograph, voice and statements regarding this sweepstakes in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the sweepstakes, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner’s list, if applicable; (ii) potential winner may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability/Publicity by 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time (”E.T.”) on 04/29/16.  If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to claim prize, is unable to travel on dates of prize or attend event on prize date or fails to respond to the winner notification, the potential winner is disqualified and the prize is forfeited.  If forfeited, another winner will be selected from among the eligible entries containing a correct code word by random drawing.   By participating and winning a prize, winner releases Sponsor, its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and agents, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents from any and all liability with respect to the prize won and participation in the sweepstakes. Subject to all U.S. federal, Georgia state and local laws and regulations.  Void where prohibited.  Applicable taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. For the winner’s list, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope after 05/13/16 to Winner’s List/CBS46 Beyonce Code Word Sweepstakes at WGCL/Meredith Corporation address above.

The Sponsor’s website Terms of Service applies to all entries:

You may submit any text, images, data, or other materials (“Content”) to the Web site. In so doing, you acknowledge and agree that you grant to Sponsor a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide right and license to:

Link to, use, reproduce, transmit, modify, adapt, publish, display, perform, distribute, and translate such Content without notice, attribution or payment to you. Sublicense such Content (in whole or in part) and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such material without notice, attribution or payment to you. Further, by submitting Content to the Web site, you acknowledge that you have the authority to grant such rights to Sponsor and use of the Content by the Sponsor will not violate the rights of any third party. You further acknowledge that the burden of determining whether any Content posted or transmitted to the Web site by you is protected by copyright or will otherwise violate the rights of any third party rests solely with you. WGCL/Meredith Corporation and its subsidiaries, licensees and third party content providers and licensors have the right to assert and enforce these provisions relating to the submission of Content directly or on its own behalf.

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