Win Scarowinds Tickets On Thursday’s WCCB News Rising!

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Watch WCCB News Rising on Thursday, October 26 between 4:30 & 9 am for your chance to win a family 4-pack of tickets to Scarowinds just in time for its last weekend before Halloween! During the show, a keyword will be revealed that viewers must use to enter the contest by texting it to 31403. A winner will be randomly selected and notified after 9am the same day. For tickets and more information on Scarowinds, go to

Scarowinds Text2Win Contest Official Rules
October 26, 2017

1 Winner: One winner will receive a family 4-pack of tickets to Scarowinds (ARV $228).

HOW TO WIN: No purchase necessary. Viewers must watch WCCB News Rising between 4:30a-9a on October 26th, 2017. During the show, a keyword will be announced and viewers must text the keyword to 31403 to enter the contest. A randomly selected winner will be picked at 9am on October 26th, 2017 and sent a confirmation text detailing how to claim the prize. No prizes will be mailed.

Deadline for entries is 9am on October 26th, 2017.
One entry per person; any duplicate entries will be disqualified.

ELIGIBILITY: To win, you must be 18 years or older and a legal resident of North or South Carolina. No employee of Carowinds, and its affiliated artists and promoters (“Sponsor”) or WCCB-TV (“Station”), their affiliated companies, his or her spouse, or immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each shall be eligible to win. Immediate family members include, but are not necessarily limited to, parents, brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and grandparents. Employees, or relatives of employees, of any television or radio station in the Charlotte Nielsen DMA or Charlotte Arbitron ADI are not eligible to win. Additionally, Station reserves the right to disqualify any other person from participation in the Contest where such participation would, in the sole opinion of Station, compromise or give the appearance of compromising the integrity of the Contest. No person shall be eligible to win any contest conducted by the Station more than one time in any sixty-day period.

No responsibility is assumed by WCCB, their respective subsidiaries, parents, partners, or other providers for lost, late, misdirected, or illegible entries or for any computer, online, telephone or technical malfunctions that may occur.


1) The winner’s consent to the use of their name, likeness and/or voice without further compensation for Station’s or Sponsor’s advertising, public relations and promotions purposes. By entering Contest, the winner gives Station and Sponsor full rights in perpetuity to broadcast, or distribute their name, likeness and/or voice, in any edited, distorted or altered form executed by Station, in any media including but not limited to broadcast television, radio and the internet, without any further compensation.

2) Station and Sponsor accept no responsibility or liability for loss or damage due, in whole or in part, to the awarding, acceptance, possession, use or misuse of prize or from participation in the Contest. Winner releases Station and Sponsor, their affiliated companies and employees from any and all liability and claims.

3) Message and data rates may apply. Message frequency varies. Autodialed marketing messages will be sent to the mobile number provided at opt-in. Consent is not a condition of purchase. Terms and conditions and privacy policy:

4) Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable. Prize can not be substituted for cash value. Station’s decision with regard to all matters relating to Contest, including those matters not specifically addressed in these rules, shall be final. Prize not claimed in accordance with these rules will be forfeited and another winner may be selected by another random drawing.

5) Apple is not a sponsor or involved in the activity of the contest in any manner.

6) Winner will be notified by via text by 9am on October 26th. Winner will receive a text with info on how to claim their prize. No prizes will be mailed. Winner must use tickets by Sunday, October 29th.

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