Contest Rules

The detour network (a project of Purple Zebra Services) in conjunction with various underwriter(s) and/or prize provider(s) (collectively, “the detour network”) may air contest(s) from time to time which are governed by the terms and conditions outlined below.

  • No purchase or payment necessary to enter or win. Purchase or payment will not increase a (“Participants(s)”) chance of winning. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
  • Specific Contest Rules are to be applied in conjunction with the General Contest Rules in effect by the detour network at the time of a Specific Contest and may be amended, supplemented, modified in all or part for a specific radio station or station(s) Events/Contests/Activities from time to time by the detour network in its sole discretion. the detour network at all times reserves the right to amend/supplement and/or modify these Specific Contest Rules with specific rules which shall be made available by the the detour network as appropriate and sole discretion. Listeners’ and potential contest Participant(s) are urged to acquaint themselves with these Contest rules in advance of their participation. Where Specific Contest Rules are in place for a particular event, those Specific Contest Rules shall control over, where different, from the General Contest Rules.
  • The detour network (a project of Purple Zebra Services) and its affiliates do not and shall not discriminate, in any way on the basis of race or gender, respecting their employment, volunteer, or underwriting practices.
  • Except as specifically provided, the detour network Contests are open to US Residents, 18 years or older. However, eligibility and minimum age requirements may vary depending on the specific contest. Generally, Participant(s) must be at least 21 years of age for all contests associated with alcoholic beverages and/or air travel as Prize(s) and be at least 18 years old for participation in contests for motor vehicles, off road vehicles, or boats as Contest Prize(s), unless otherwise provided in the Specific Contest rules for a Specific Contest. No one under 18 years of age will be permitted to enter a contest under any circumstance. The detour network will delete and disqualify any entry whether on-line or by other means in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”), the detour network, the detour network’s employees/volunteers and their immediate families, employees/volunteers of other broadcast or print media operations, or internet media entities, event underwriters, prize providers or advertisers, and their respective immediate families are not eligible to participate or win.
  • Participant(s) can only win one contest prize (“Prize(s)”) per household every 30 days unless otherwise specified. For any Prize(s) over $600, only one Prize(s) per household every 180 days. For on-air Contests, there is no limit as to the number of call-ins or texts a Participant(s) may attempt, however that Participant(s) may only qualify once. If participation is by cellular, text or broadband all standard wireless carrier rates for the Participant(s) carrier will apply, and the detour network will assume any responsibility for any fees for any communication to or from the the detour network or the Participating Radio Stations
  • Winners must execute and return any documentation and release forms required by the detour network, in its sole discretion and as applicable to a Contest, within 24 hours of notification by the detour network, to Participant(s) provided email address and/or phone number, that they have won the Contest and/or Prize(s). Winners may be required to appear in person with proper positive legal governmental issued photo identification acceptable to the detour network, at its sole discretion, to claim any Prize(s) at a time and location designated by the detour network, within 10 calendar days, (or sooner for time sensitive Prize(s) or as otherwise required by the detour network), or the Prize(s) will be forfeited. Prize(s) may not be claimed by a third party on behalf of a Winner. the detour network reserve the ability at their sole discretion to choose alternate Winner(s) in the event of a disqualification or ineligibility.
  • Except at the detour network’s sole discretion, Prize(s) will not be mailed out or delivered to winners.
  • All Prize(s) for which the aggregate value is in excess of $600 are subject to IRS 1099 reporting at the declared value. Winners are responsible for any applicable federal, state, or local taxes.
  • Participant(s) may be asked to execute an event participation waiver form, at the sole discretion of the the detour network, at any time from initial participation through delivery of the Prize(s) to the Participant(s). Participant(s) must first present positive legal governmental photo identification prior to signing the release form. A Winner will forfeit a Prize(s) or Prize(s) certificate or voucher if not claimed within 30 calendar days of announcement (or as sooner required for time sensitive Prize(s).
  • No cash equivalent amount will be awarded for any contest Prize(s). Each Prize(s) is expressly limited to the items announced by the detour network, and does not include taxes gratuities or other potential Prize(s) related expenses. All Prize(s) will have a declared Value which is established by the detour network in its sole discretion. All Prize(s) are awarded “AS-Is” without any warranty of any kind and any such warranties are herein affirmatively disclaimed. Any Trip or Event Prize(s) are subject to trip carrier or venue operator rules and restrictions. If an event or trip is cancelled, the detour network will not be responsible for that portion of the Prize(s). Acceptance of a trip or event by a Winner constitutes an acceptance by them of the inherent risk of that Prize(s). The Winner assumes such risk completely and will indemnify and hold harmless the detour network for any resulting damages or claims related thereto.
  • The detour network may from time to time work in conjunction with concert promoters and various venues to provide contestants the opportunity to win tickets and sometimes meet performers backstage as part of a contest or promotion. This opportunity is at all times subject to the sole discretion of the performer and the controlling venue and subject to change at any time. With this in mind, there may be situations where the the detour network and the promoter and/or the venue cannot be held liable for, including but not limited to: changes to the time, place, method, procedure, or cancellation of the event and or applicable Artist meet and greet sessions at any time.
  • The detour network and affiliated companies are not responsible for any claims, liabilities, or damages arising out of, or in conjunction with, any Non-the detour network Contest(s) any typographical errors in the printing, administration announcement or Prize(s) awarding, nor is the detour network responsible for any malfunction of equipment or telephone systems, internet, or email, text or the cost of texting or otherwise transmitting their entry or participation during a Contest. The the detour network has the final decision as to the judging, the Winner and at all times retains the right but not the obligation, in regard to all Contest matters including, but not limited to, the ability to, terminate, cancel, postpone, substitute, or modify the Contest, to qualify, disqualify or substitute Participant(s),to award, re-award, rescind award and not to re-award a Prize(s).
  • All telephone calls to the the detour network studio lines will be recorded and may be played back on the air for promotional purposes. By playing Contests you give the detour network the right to publicize your name, likeness and voice through any medium.
  • In the event of a local, regional or national emergency or power outage, or other event determined at the detour network’s sole discretion, Contests may be temporarily suspended, modified, or cancelled at the sole discretion of the detour network.
  • Odds of winning are determined by the exact number of Participant(s) when each Prize(s)are drawn. Contest void where prohibited or restricted by law.
  • If Participant(s) are listening to the internet stream of the detour network, they are hereby advised that programming may be delayed affecting real time contest participation. Participant(s) at no time should rely on streamed broadcasts in order to participate.
  • Any person or persons found to be in violation of any Contest rules, gain an unfair advantage, win using fraudulent means or exhibit unsportsmanlike, disruptive, harassing offensive or threatening behavior before, during, or after the respective Contest will be disqualified and any Prize(s) will be forfeited and the detour network will reserve the right at its sole discretion to not re-award a Contest Prize(s) for that Contest.
  • Promotions and contests on the the detour network may be conducted, but not limited to, the following methods: over-the-air, via telephone or text, on location at a business or event, via the the detour network’s website, or through social networks (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, etc.). Multiple Participant(s) are not permitted to share the same email address, social media account or text number. Only the authorized user of the email address social media account or the text number will be considered the Winner in the event of a dispute among multiple Participant(s) from such entries. While reasonable care will be taken, the detour network nor it’s affiliated companies nor any participating underwriter and/or Prize(s) supplier can be held responsible for the non-delivery, delay or loss of an entry. Contest entries will become the property of the detour network and will not be acknowledged or returned.
  • If you are accessing these rules on, or participating in this Contest from, the detour network website, you are deemed to have specifically agreed to the the detour network website’s Terms of Use and to the use of your personal information as described in the Privacy Policy contained on the website. Should the detour network determine that there is any suspected or actual evidence of any fraud that effects the integrity of a Contest conducted in any form and/or through any medium, the detour network reserves the right but not the obligation, in its sole discretion to modify, suspend, or terminate the Contest.
  • By participating in the Contest and/or accepting the Prize(s) for to be bestowed from the Contest, the Participant(s) acknowledge that there could be certain considerations and/or risks associated with the Contest and/or the Winning of Prize(s) and further acknowledges that it is the Participant(s) responsibility to abide by all terms of General and/or Specific Contest Rules (as applicable) and exercise any safety precautions associated with Contest participation and/or the Winning of Prize(s). Therefore, for good and valuable consideration the sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged by the Participant(s) to the Contest, and his or her heirs, agents and assigns agree to hold harmless the detour network and its respective radio station(s), affiliates subsidiaries, mployees, volunteers, agents, owners, officers, directors Prize(s), Prize(s) provider(s)and/or underwriter(s), event location operators and their respective assigns from any and/all claims, liabilities, demands, attorney’s fees or other unforeseen acts of any kind whatsoever, including but not limited to any restrictions or requirements of providers, of the Contest participation and judging, and/or Winning or awarding of Prize(s, and any other consideration, that may result from, the Contest participation and/or the Winning of Prize(s).
  • By participating in the Contest, all Participant(s) grant the detour network the exclusive permission to use their names, characters, images, voices and likenesses submitted content, ideas or other submissions in connection with the Contest and waive any claims to royalty, right or remuneration for such use. Participant(s) also hereby waive any right to inspect or approve the finished copy of any media, broadcast, advertising material and/or any the detour network use in connection with this Contest participation and/or Winning of Prize(s). Participant(s) also affirmatively represent that any submissions are their own work and does not infringe on any copyright, trademark or other intellectual right of any other person and will indemnify the detour network for any breach of that representation.
  • The above General Contest Rules may be amended, supplemented, modified in all or part for a specific radio station or station(s) Events/Contests/Activities from time to time by the detour network in its sole discretion. the detour network at all times reserves the right to amend/supplement and/or modify these General Contest Rules with specific rules which shall be made available by the the detour network radio station as appropriate and in the the detour network radio station(s) sole discretion. Listeners’ and potential contest Participant(s) are urged to acquaint themselves with these specific contest rules in advance of their participation. Where Specific Contest Rules are in place for a particular event, those Specific Contest Rules shall control over where different from the General Contest Rules.
  • Please note the CDC advises that older adults and people of any age who have serious underlying medical conditions might be at higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19. Contest participants should evaluate their risk in determining whether to participate. People who show no symptoms can spread COVID-19 if they are infected, any interaction with the general public poses an elevated risk of being exposed to COVID-19, and we cannot guarantee that you will not be exposed while participating in contest activities.
  • This is an acknowledgement and voluntary express assumption of risk and release of liability as it relates to the risks of being exposed to or contracting COVID-19 (as defined by the World Health Organization and any strains, variants, or mutations thereof), the Coronavirus that causes COVID-19, or any other communicable and/or infectious disease, while participating in contest activities. By participating in this contest, you are acknowledging and confirming on your behalf, and on behalf of any individual who participates in contest activities (including any minor children), both now and in the future, that you understand and voluntarily expressly assume the risk that during your contest activities you may be exposed to COVID-19, the Coronavirus that causes COVID-19, or other communicable and/or infectious diseases. You expressly understand that these risks include contracting COVID-19 or other communicable and/or infectious diseases and the associated dangers, medical complications and physical and mental injuries, both foreseen and unforeseen, that may result from contracting COVID-19 or other communicable and/or infectious diseases. You further acknowledge and understand that any interaction with the general public poses an elevated, inherent risk of being exposed to and contracting communicable and/or infectious diseases, including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and the Coronavirus that causes COVID-19, that Purple Zebra Services cannot guarantee that you will not be exposed during your participation in contest activities, and that as such, potential exposure to or contraction of COVID-19 or any other communicable and/or infectious diseases are risks inherent in your decision to participate in contest activities and cannot be eliminated. You further acknowledge and understand that if infected with COVID-19, the Coronavirus that causes COVID-19, or any other communicable and/or infectious disease, you may infect others you subsequently come in to contact with, even if you are not experiencing or displaying any symptoms of illness yourself, and that the risk of spreading COVID-19 to others remains even after the you stop participating in contest activities. The same is true for many other communicable and/or infectious diseases you may be exposed to during your participation in contest activities.
  • You and Purple Zebra Services further agree that we both intend this to be a binding and full release of liability for negligence and/or the inherent risks associated with participation in contest activities during an epidemic or pandemic with respect to any controversy, claim or dispute that may arise out of or during your participation in contest activities that is related to exposure to or the contraction of any communicable and/or infectious disease, including, but not limited to, COVID-19 or the Coronavirus that causes COVID-19. Specifically, you agree that:
  • YOU, ON BEHALF OF YOURSELF AND YOUR PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES, HEIRS, SPOUSE, GUARDIANS, EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS AND NEXT OF KIN) HEREBY RELEASE AND DISCHARGE, AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND DEFEND, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE PURPLE ZEBRA SERVICES AND THE ADDITIONAL RELEASED PARTIES NOTED BELOW WITH RESPECT TO ANY CLAIM, LIABILITY OR DEMAND OF WHATEVER KIND OR NATURE, EITHER IN LAW OR IN EQUITY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, FOR PERSONAL INJURIES OR WRONGFUL DEATH) THAT MAY ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH, OR RELATE IN ANY WAY TO, EXPOSURE TO OR CONTRACTION OF A COMMUNICABLE AND/OR INFECTIOUS DISEASE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, COVID-19 (OR THE CORONAVIRUS THAT CAUSES COVID-19), DURING YOUR PARTICIPATION IN CONTEST ACTIVITIES, OR DURING YOUR PARTICIPATION IN ANY RELATED ACTIVITIES ARRANGED, PROMOTED AND/OR SPONSORED BY PURPLE ZEBRA SERVICES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE CLAIMS THAT ARISE AS A RESULT OF: (I) THE NEGLIGENCE OF ANY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES, AND/OR (II) THE INHERENT RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH PARTICIPATION IN CONTEST ACTIVITIES DURING ANY EPIDEMIC OR PANDEMIC, INCLUDING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT THE FORGOING RELEASE OF LIABILITY, AGREEMENT TO INDEMNIFY AND DEFEND, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE EXTENDS TO AND ENCOMPASSES ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, LIABILITIES OR DEMANDS THAT RELATE IN ANY WAY TO EXPOSURE TO OR CONTRACTION OF A COMMUNICABLE OR INFECTIOUS DISEASE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, COVID-19, BY ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO YOUR MINOR CHILDREN AND/OR FAMILY MEMBERS, AS A RESULT OF THEIR PARTICIPATION IN CONTEST ACTIVITIES OR AS A RESULT OF THEM BEING EXPOSED TO SUCH DISEASES BY YOU AFTER YOUR PARTICIPATION IN CONTEST ACTIVITIES. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT IT IS YOUR INTENTION THAT THE FOREGOING RELEASE OF LIABILITY, AGREEMENT TO INDEMNIFY AND DEFEND, AND COVENANT NOT TO SUE IS BEING ENTERED INTO ON YOUR BEHALF, AS SET FORTH ABOVE, AND ALSO ON BEHALF OF ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL WHO PARTICIPATES IN CONTEST ACTIVITIES.
  • This acknowledgement and express assumption of risk and release of liability is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by law. If any part of this provision is held to be invalid or legally unenforceable for any reason, the remainder of this provision shall not be affected thereby and shall remain valid and fully enforceable.