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FINISHED! Enter to win FOUR tickets to Binder Park Zoo

Our first ticket giveaway was such a success, so we're giving away ANOTHER trip to the zoo for the whole family!

**Winners for our first contest were drawn on 9/5/23

**Winner for our second contest were drawn on 9/12/23

13 ON YOUR SIDE is offering another chance at a free day at the zoo for the whole family!  Our first contest was such a hit, we decided to give more away!

Feed giraffes, zipline at the ropes course, and see the diverse wildlife at Binder Park Zoo in Battle Creek. You can purchase more tickets by visiting the zoo's website

Winners for our first contest were drawn on 9/5/23

New Binder Park Zoo Family 4 Pack Sweepstakes ending on 9/11/23



Eligibility.  Subject to the additional restrictions below, the Binder Park Zoo Family 4 Pack (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to residents of Michigan who are 18 years or older at the time of entry. You must be 18 years or older to claim your tickets. Employees and contractors of WZZM 13, TEGNA Inc., Binder Park Zoo and each of their respective affiliated companies, and advertising and promotional agencies, and the immediate family members of, and any persons domiciled with, any such employees or contractors, are not eligible to enter or to win.  

How to Enter.  The Sweepstakes will begin at 12:01 a.m. EST on 9/5/2023 and end at 11:59 p.m. EST on 9/11/2023 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).  Enter by visiting the Binder Park Zoo Family 4 Pack official registration page on http://www.13OnYourSide.com/contests, completing all of the required information, and following all posted instructions.  All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. EST on 9/4/2023. Your computer must accept cookies, or any successor or similar technology, which may be used for the purpose of entry tracking. Ad blocking software on your computer needs to be disabled so that it doesn’t interfere with processing your entry. Complete the entry form and any other required fields and then submit your entry by clicking on the “SEND” button. By entering, you agree to the terms of these Official Rules and to receive emails from Sponsor, Administrator, or those directed by Sponsor.  You can opt-out of the receipt of such emails by following the directions in any email received from Sponsor. 

You may enter the Sweepstakes as often as you like but only one (1) prize per person. Multiple entries by means of software generated or other automated processes will be disregarded. Sponsor and Administrator will not be responsible for incomplete, lost, late, misdirected or illegible entries or for failure to receive entries due to transmission failures or technical failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any network, hardware or software, whether originating with sender, Administrator or Sponsor.  All entries become property of Sponsor and none will be returned.

Winner Selection.8 Grand Prize Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received on or about 9/11/2023. 

Prizes and Odds.  Grand Prize Winner(s) will receive Family 4 Pack to Binder Park Zoo (2 Adult, 2 Children Admission tickets)(ARV: $$65.00). Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Winner Notification and Acceptance.  Winners will be notified on or about 9/12/2023 at the telephone number and / or email address provided on winner’s entry form. Sponsor will call during regular business hours at number provided on entry form and will leave no messages. For email, return of prize notification as undeliverable, or failure of recipient to respond to email notification, may result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected from among all remaining eligible entries. Failure to respond within 24 hours may result in disqualification of winner, forfeiture of his or her interest in all prizes, and selection of a substitute winner from among all remaining eligible entries.

To claim prize, each winner must personally visit the station at 645 3 Mile NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544  within  five (5) business days after notification (office visits must be between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays) and a valid photo identification may be required. Winners may waive their right to receive prizes.  Prizes are non-assignable and nontransferable.  No substitutions allowed by winner.  Prizes and individual components of prize packages are subject to availability and Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value.  Winners are solely responsible for reporting and payment of any taxes on prizes.   Winners may be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility/liability and publicity release (except where prohibited by law) which must be returned as directed by Administrator or Sponsor.  Failure to sign and return the affidavit or release, or to comply with any term or condition of these Official Rules, may result in a winner’s disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her interest in the prize, and the award of the prize to a substitute winner.  Except where prohibited, acceptance of any prize constitutes winner’s consent to the publication of his or her name, biographical information and likeness in any media for any commercial or promotional purpose, without limitation or further compensation.  Prizes not won and claimed by eligible winners in accordance with these Official Rules will not be awarded and will remain the property of Sponsor.  

Participation.  By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify persons found tampering with or otherwise abusing any aspect of this Sweepstakes as solely determined by Sponsor.   In the event the Sweepstakes is compromised by a virus, non-authorized human intervention, tampering or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness or proper operation of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes.  Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes based on the entries received before the termination date. Administrator shall have no liability (financial or otherwise) for any claims or other matters relating to this Sweepstakes or any prizes to be awarded. In the event of a dispute, all online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the owner of the ISP account from which they were sent.  For these purposes, an ISP account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such ISP account by the Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning ISP addresses for the domain associated with such ISP account.  Any questions regarding the number of entries submitted or the owner of an ISP account shall be determined by Sponsor or Administrator in its sole discretion. 

Release.  The Sponsor and Administrator make no warranties, express or implied, relative to the use or enjoyment of any prize or portions thereof, including without limitations, its quality, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. By entering the Sweepstakes, each Winner agrees to hold harmless and fully release Sponsor and Administrator and each of their respective parent companies, trustees, subsidiaries, franchisees, licensees, employees, agents, independent contractors and advertising and promotional agencies from any and all liability for any injuries, losses, death, or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from the acceptance, possession, quality, use or misuse of any prize, or any portion of any prize or travel related to the receipt or use of any prize. 

Construction. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.  In the event that any such provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.

Sponsor. The Binder Park Zoo Family 4 Pack is sponsored by WZZM.  The decisions of Sponsor regarding the selection of winners and all other aspects of the Sweepstakes shall be final and binding in all respects.   Sponsor will not be responsible for typographical, printing or other inadvertent errors in these Official Rules or in other materials relating to the Sweepstakes.  For a list of winners (available after 9/5/2023) or a copy of these Official Rules, visit 13OnYourSide.com/contests or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to “Winners List/Official Rules” (as applicable), Binder Park Zoo Family 4 Pack, 645 3 Mile NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544.  If you have any questions regarding this Sweepstakes, please contact Alyssa, Account Manager at 616 559-1392.  


Open to legal residents of Michigan 18 years or older. You must be 18 years or older to claim your tickets. The Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 a.m. (E.T.) on 8/30/2023 and ends at 11:59 p.m. (E.T.) on 9/4/2023 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). During the Sweepstakes Period enter by registering at http://13OnYourSide.com/contests and completing all required information and following all posted instructions. On or about 9/5/2023, 8 Grand Prize Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. Grand Prize is Family 4 Pack to Binder Park Zoo (2 Adult, 2 Children Admission tickets) (ARV: $$65.00).

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