Contest Rules

The following applies to all contests unless otherwise noted.

  1. No purchase necessary to enter, void where prohibited.
  2. Contest open to all US residents.
  3. Participants and winners must be legal US residents.
  4. Prize is non-transferable and non-redeemable for cash. No substitutions of the prize are permitted.
  5. Void where prohibited by law.
  6. One entry per person per registration.
  7. Winners are solely responsible for any and all applicable local, state and federal taxes. Winners may also be required to sign prizewinner documents and/or waivers. Winners/households can only win once in a 30 day period.
  8. Winners must show proof of identification including social security number and sign an affidavit of eligibility and release.
  9. By participating in this contest, contestants grant this radio station and Mid-West Family Broadcasting the right to publicize and / or broadcast a contestant’s name, character, likeness, voices and the fact that he/she has participated in and or won the contest without receiving additional compensation.
  10. By participating in this contest and/or accepting any prize in this contest, the winner releases the radio station and Mid-West Family Broadcasting and any additional sponsors from any and all liabilities associated with this contest and/or said prize.
  11. Decisions of the radio station judges are final.
  12. The radio station reserves the right to end the contest at any time for any reason without notice. In the event that this happens, radio station officials will pick one of the contestants at random. All decisions are final.
  13. The radio station reserves the right to change the rules at any time without notice. Also, the radio station reserves the right to discontinue this contest at any time without prior notice, and also reserves the right to disqualify any contestant who fails to comply with the rules.
  14. Employees of the radio station, Mid-West Family Broadcasting, employees of other media companies within the Madison metro broadcasting area, and any additional participating sponsors and their immediate families are not eligible to participate in the contest. This includes current and/or ex-spouses, parents, grandparents, children, grandchildren, siblings, in-laws, and/or steps; and any other individual legally residing in the same household (i.e., at the same address) of such employees, including without limitation roommates, housemates, significant others, and partners.
  15. No responsibility is assumed by the radio station and contest sponsors for damaged, lost, altered, misdirected, postage due, incomplete or illegible entries, phone or mechanical failure, human error or any act of nature which may prohibit entering this contest.
  16. The number of people entered for the contest will determine number of qualifiers and odds of winning.
  17. The Magic 98 Circle of Friends program prohibits any kind of automated rating system, texts, or interactions with Mixer not approved by Mighty Loud/WRIS.
  18. Qualifiers will be drawn from all eligible contestants, with the grand prize winner being drawn from all eligible qualifiers.
  19. In the event that a contestant is found to be ineligible for a prize, said prizes will not be awarded. No substitution or transference of prizes by winner.
  20. Auctions in the Magic 98 App – All auctions hosted on the mobile Magic 98 app are sponsored by Mighty Loud Enterprises. Apple is not a sponsor, nor are they involved in the auction activities in any manner whatsoever.
  21. Unless otherwise specified, all prizes will be picked up by winners. Radio station is not responsible for delay in delivery or for any prizes lost in the mail. Some prizes may be timely or size may be of concern. Contest winners will pick up prizes at the station during regular business hours. Station is located at 730 Rayovac Drive, Madison, WI. Regular business hours are Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm CST. Winners have 30 days to claim their prizes, if the prize goes unclaimed it will be returned to the prize closet.
  22. The resale of Mid-West Family Suite tickets for The Sylvee is strictly forbidden.  If the suite tickets were gained via Mixer contesting i.e. JJO Frequent Rocker, The Resistance, Jamz Friends With Benefits, Magic Circle of Friends and Q Country Club on the Auction or Prize Pool, the sale of tickets will result in permanent termination from the aforementioned programs.

1.  Possible ways to register: mail a postcard with name, daytime phone number, address and birth date to Magic 98, 730 Ray-o-Vac Drive, Madison, 53711, call to 608-321-0098, or through our website at One entry per person, per contest.

2.  No purchase necessary.

3.  Winners will be chosen randomly in one of the following manners (to be determined by individual contest):

a) Winner will be called via telephone. If the winner does not answer, the next chosen name will be called and the first name will be put back into the entries.
b)  Winner’s name will be announced on-air at a given time, and that person will have 10 minutes to call the Magic Line (608-321-0098). If that person doesn’t call, the next person will be chosen, and that process will continue until we have a confirmed winner.
c) Listeners will be instructed to call the Magic Line (608-321-0098) and caller 10 wins or plays the game.

4. Magic 98 WMGN and its affiliated companies cannot be held responsible if, for any reason, a show or event has a date or time change or is cancelled. Winner releases from liability and holds harmless Magic 98 WMGN and its affiliated companies from developments attributable to illness, weather, equipment failure, natural disasters, human error, and acts of God.  Winner agrees that there are risks involved in any type of travel to an event/show and realizes that WMGN and their affiliated companies are not responsible for those risks.

5.  Magic 98 WMGN is not responsible for any problems (illness, etc.) due to improper handling, storage or consumption of any awarded items.

6.  Magic 98 WMGN reserves the right to suspend contest/giveaways without notice if conditions become unfavorable in any way.

7.  Due to delays in the online stream of Magic 98‘s broadcast signal, listeners to the online stream may not be able to participate in or may be disadvantaged in participating in on-air contests. Entrants are encouraged to listen to Magic 98 on-air. Magic 98 is not responsible for streaming delays.

8. Magic 98 is not responsible for Facebook glitches and/or errors, and will award prizes from Facebook contests as soon as the glitch/error is fixed.