Official "FOX19 Idol Giveaway" Promotion Rules

Official "FOX19 Idol Giveaway" Promotion Rules

By entering, each entrant accepts and agrees to be bound by these promotion rules.

No purchase is necessary.  Must be 18 years of age or older to enter. Must be a resident of one of the following counties in Ohio, Indiana or Kentucky to qualify: Butler, Clermont, Hamilton, Campbell, Kenton, Brown, Warren, Dearborn, Franklin, Ohio, Boone, Bracken, Gallatin, Grant, Pendleton, Ripley, Switzerland, Union, Mason, Owen, Robertson, Adams, Clinton, Highland.  This promotion is void where prohibited by law.

Employees and immediate family members of employees of Raycom Media, Inc. (RSA Tower 20th Floor – 201 Monroe Street – Montgomery, AL 36104), WXIX-TV (635 West 7th Street – Cincinnati, OH 45203), Ford Motor Company (One American Rd, Dearborn, Michigan, 48126), Kerry Auto Group, their agencies and authorized dealers and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, and their advertising and production agencies (collectively, the "Sponsors") are not eligible to participate in this promotion.

How To Enter This Promotion:

Go to the Kerry Ford Dealership between  4/3/2012 and 4/29/2012 and get your picture taken inside the selected contest car in the Kerry Ford Showroom (155 West Kemper Road  Cincinnati, OH 45246).  Then go to the FOX19 Facebook page (, click on the FOX19 Idol Giveaway link, follow the instructions to upload your photo.  Photos must be uploaded through the FOX19 Idol Giveaway link on the FOX19 Facebook page to count as an entry, pictures uploaded directly to the FOX19 Facebook page 'wall' will not be considered entries.  One entry per person will be counted.  A random drawing will be held at the conclusion of the entry deadline to select the Grand Prize Winner.  

Only one grand prize will be awarded.  The grand prize consists of 2 airline tickets from the Cincinnati, OH region to LAX (Las Angeles, CA), hotel accommodations for 2 nights in Los Angeles, CA and 2 tickets to the 2012 American Idol Finale.

The grand prize has a retail value of $3,000.

No cash substitutes are available".  No substitutes are permitted by the grand prize winner, and the prize is not assignable or transferable by the grand prize winner.

The Sponsors have the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.

The odds of winning depend upon the number of entries received.

The grand prize winner, will be solely responsible for any and all local, state and federal taxes on the grand prize.  Kerry Ford will report any individual winnings over $600 (in cash or fair market value of goods or services) in a one year period to the internal revenue service.  The grand prize winner will receive a 1099 form from Kerry Ford to report the winnings to the internal revenue service.  The grand prize is not transferable.

The grand prize winner and all contest entrants agree to the use of their name and/or likeness in publicity without any additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.  By entering this promotion, the grand prize winner and each of entrants acknowledges that WXIX-TV, and all other Sponsors and venues have the right to publicize and broadcast their names, voices and likenesses, the fact that they entered and won, and all matters incidental thereto.

By entering this promotion, each entrant forever discharges and releases Sponsors and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability, claims, causes of action, suits, and demands of any kind arising from or in connection with the promotion, including, without limitation, responsibility for property damage, loss of life or personal injury resulting from or in connection with participating in the promotion or from or in connection with use or receipt of the prize, however caused.

Driver's license is required to claim the grand prize.  The grand prize winner must execute and return WXIX's release/affidavit of eligibility immediately upon notification or such prize will be forfeited.  The grand prizewinner must take possession of his or her prize by 5/15/12 or such prize will be forfeited.

In the event of a dispute, all decisions made by WXIX-TV are final and binding.

These official rules are subject to modification by Fox19.  Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any person who tampers with the entry process or the operation of Fox19's website, or who otherwise acts in violation of these official rules.  Sponsors further reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, or modify this promotion if, for any reason, the promotion is not capable of completion as planned (including, but not limited to, for the following reasons:  infection by computer virus, technical corruption, force majeure, or non-authorized human intervention that compromises or affects the administration, fairness, integrity, security, or proper conduct of the promotion).

By entering this promotion, entrant agrees that Fox19 and the other Sponsors of this promotion may provide entrant with promotional materials and that Fox19 may release entrant's personally identifiable registration information to the other Sponsors for that purpose.  Fox19 is not responsible for the use of entrant's personally identifiable information by the other Sponsors.

For the name of the winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to WXIX-TV Promotions, 635 west 7th street, Cincinnati, OH 45203, or visit the website at between May 1st and June 1st,