From 10/28/13 at 12:00am through 11/17/13 at 11:59pm, entrants who are active duty military personnel in Hampton Roads or NE North Carolina living or working within 75 miles of station, must go to FM99.com and fill out the “Take the Plunge” contest form. They must also answer the question “What was it about the Spirit of your fiancee that drew you to him/her?” in 200 words or less. One entry per couple. On 11/18/13, a panel of WNOR judges will read each submission. One winner will be chosen based upon the following criteria: entrant has met eligibility requirements; entrant showed creativity in his/her answer. If an entry contains more than 200 words, it will be disqualified. Winner will be notified by phone by a WNOR staffer on 11/19/13. The decision of the judges is final. In the event of a tie, the entries that are tied will be entered into a random drawing to determine the winner. Prize is not transferable.
The winner will receive a wedding aboard Spirit of Norfolk valued at $4,000.00 (per Spirit of Norfolk) to include: a private ceremony for up to 30 guests, One hour of dockside time prior to the reception cruise, Wedding columns with floral arrangements, red aisle runner, Sound technician, Wedding coordinator. The reception package will be the Silver Package good Thursday through Sunday and includes: Two hour cruise (shared deck), Grande lunch buffet including dessert, coffee/tea (Sunday is a brunch buffet), Dj for dancing, Narrated harbor tour, Champagne toast, Wedding coordinator, Polished mirror tiles with floral vase, White linens & napkins, and Taxes and fees. The Wedding officiate/minister, wedding cake, photographer, lighting, flowers (except for table vases and floral arrangements for dockside time), wedding favors, and alcohol (except champagne toast) are not included in the prize package, and are the responsibility of the winning couple. This offer is available from February 20th-June 22nd 2014 but subject to availability. Blackout dates: Easter, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Harborfest. Other restrictions may apply, not available with any other offers.
This WNOR contest is open to all active duty military personnel in Hampton Roads or northeast North Carolina who live or work within 75 miles of the station. Entrant may be civilian as long as his/her spouse-to-be is active duty military.
Entrants must be 21 or older who have not won anything on WNOR in the past 30 days or any prize valued at $600 or more in the past 6 months. Only one winner per household is permitted within 30 days after a household has a winner. Any prize awarded to an ineligible listener will be deemed null and void, and an alternate eligible winner may be named.
Employees of(WNOR, Tidewater Communications, LLC, and its ultimate parent company, Saga Communications, Inc., their advertising agencies, affiliates, contest sponsors, employees and immediate families of each, and employees of all media of mass communication within a one hundred mile radius of the WNOR main studio are not eligible to win any contest. Immediate family includes the spouse, great-grandparents, grandparents, parents, brothers, sisters, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of the employee and his/her spouse. This also includes individuals for whom the employee is current legal guardian.