Official Rules: Billy Joel Ticket Sweepstakes - KCTV5 News

Official Rules: Billy Joel Ticket Sweepstakes





The Billy Joel Ticket Sweepstakes begins at 6:00 a.m. Central Time (“C.T.”) on Monday, January 22, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. C.T. on Friday, January 26, 2018. Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. C.T. each day from Monday, January 22, 2018 – Friday, January 26, 2018, to be eligible for that day’s corresponding drawing. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Station’s clock will be the official clock for the sweepstakes.

SPONSOR(S):  KCTV5/Meredith Corporation, 4500 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Fairway, KS 66205; LiveNation, 6677 Delmar, Suite 320, St. Louis, MO 63130.

ENTRY: Watch KCTV5 News from Monday, January 22, 2018 through Friday, January 26, 2018 from 6:00 a.m –7:00 a.m. C.T. Between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. C.T. each morning, the “Billy Joel Word of the Day” will be announced. Once you have the “Billy Joel Word of the Day,” there are three ways to enter:

Go to, click on the Promotions tab, click on the Billy Joel Ticket Sweepstakes and complete the entry form, including the correct Billy Joel Word of the Day, to register and receive one (1) entry.

Go to and complete the entry form, including the correct Billy Joel Word of the Day, to register and receive one (1) entry.

Using your web-enabled device, download the free KCTV5 News app (available from the Apple, Android, or Amazon app stores by searching for “KCTV”). If you have already downloaded the app, open it on your device, select the Billy Joel Ticket Sweepstakes tile, and complete the mobile entry form, including the correct Billy Joel Word of the Day, to register and receive one (1) entry. If you are downloading the app for the first time during the promotion, once it is downloaded you will be directed to select the Bill Joel Ticket Sweepstakes tile and complete the mobile entry form, including the correct Billy Joel Word of the Day, to receive one (1) entry.

There is no cost to register or enter via any method. Each Billy Joel Word of the Day expires at 11:59 p.m. C.T. on the day that it airs. Entries attempted using expired Words of the Day will not be accepted. Non-winning entries will NOT be rolled over to subsequent daily drawings in this Sweepstakes.

BONUS ENTRY: You may gain additional entries by referring individuals (“Referred Individual”). Each time a Referred Individual submits an entry into the sweepstakes, subject to restrictions and any limitations of total number of entries described hereunder, you will receive two (2) Referred Entries into the sweepstakes. A Bonus Referred Entry represents an additional entry into the sweepstakes (although additional entries other than a Bonus Referred Entry are not permitted other than as stated herein). All Referred Individuals who complete and submit an entry will be entered into the sweepstakes and treated as a regular entrant. Referred Individuals must abide by the Official Rules herein, including, but not limited to, eligibility restrictions. REFERRAL OF INDIVIDUALS IS NOT A REQUIREMENT OR CONSIDERATION TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES. There is no limit to the number of Referred Entries you may receive.

Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices or by means which subvert the entry process will be void.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Inc. (“Facebook”).

LIMIT: One (1) entry per person with a valid email address per Word of the Day, regardless of entry method. There is no limit to the number of referred entries you may obtain. No group entries. Any attempt to obtain more than the stated number of entries or referred entries by using multiple/different email addresses, Facebook accounts, identities, registrations, logins, or any other methods may result in disqualification by Sponsor, in its sole discretion.   

ELIGIBILITY: Legal residents of KS and MO, in the KCTV viewing area Bates, Buchanan, Caldwell, Cass, Clay, Clinton, Henry, Jackson, Johnson, Lafayette, Pettis, Platte, and Ray counties in Missouri and Atchison, Douglas, Franklin, Jefferson, Johnson, Leavenworth, Miami, and Wyandotte counties in  Kansas, 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 KCTV5 within the past thirty (30) days from the beginning date of this sweepstakes are not eligible.

WINNER SELECTION AND PRIZING: On or about each weekday from Tuesday, January 23, 2018 through Monday, January 29, 2018 at approximately 4:00 a.m. C.T., KCTV5 will conduct a random drawing from among all eligible entries received prior to the previous weekday’s deadline which contain a correct Word of the Day. Two (2) winners each day will each receive two (2) tickets to Billy Joel at Kauffman Stadium (1 Royal Way, Kansas City, MO 64129) on Friday, September 21, 2018 at 8:00 p.m. C.T. One (1) prize per household.

Potential winner(s) will be announced each weekday from Tuesday, January 23, 2018 through Monday, January 29, 2018 on the 6:00 a.m. KCTV5 news broadcast, and will be notified by phone and/or email the same day at approximately 10:05 a.m. C.T. Winner(s) must pick up prize at KCTV’s address (4500 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Fairway, KS 66205) during business hours within ten (10) days of notification, or prize is forfeited.

Sponsor will determine all elements of prizing in its sole discretion. Prize(s) may not be assigned, transferred, changed or redeemed for cash, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize(s) 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 service 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 any winner fails to provide proof of identity, refuses to provide required documentation, is found to have violated Official Rules, or otherwise does not meet eligibility criteria, prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries containing a correct Word of the Day. 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(s). Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.

ODDS of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received containing a correct Word of the Day.

PRIVACY: By entering this sweepstakes, you are opting-in to receive promotional materials from Sponsor 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 Sponsor 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 Sponsors use the information you provide, see LiveNation’s privacy policy at and KCTV’s privacy policy at IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO SHARE YOUR INFORMATION, PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES.

OTHER: Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries unable to be processed 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 Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or integrity of the sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select winner(s) from among all eligible entries received 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 online entry, entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.

GENERAL: Except where prohibited by law: (i) entry constitutes permission to use winner's entry, name, hometown, voice, likeness, photograph, video and any 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(s) may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability/Publicity within ten (10) days of notification, or an alternate winner may be selected by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries containing a correct Word of the Day.  If winner notification is returned as undeliverable, an alternate winner may be selected by random drawing as described above. By participating and winning a prize, winner(s) releases Sponsor, Facebook, their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies and their respective directors, officers, 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, KS or MO state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Taxes, if any, on prize(s) are the sole responsibility of the winner(s). For winner’s list, available after Friday, February 16, 2018, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Winner’s List/Billy Joel Ticket Sweepstakes to KCTV at the address above.

This promotion is powered by Aptivada, a Facebook vendor. Aptivada does not sponsor, administer or endorse this promotion. Participants must read and agree to the Terms & Conditions of Use and Privacy Policy of Aptivada before entering or participating in this promotion.

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