From tacos to hot dogs and BBQ to basically anything with cheese… 99.3 ESPN’s Shemon and Sheppard want to know which food truck is the BEST in Southwest Florida.
You can participate in Shemon and Sheppard’s Food Truck Wars by nominating your favorite Food Truck from March 15-29.
The 16 Food Trucks with the most nominations will be announced on-air on March 29, 2021, at 4:00 p.m. Once announced, each Food Truck will be randomly paired in a bracket-style competition and voted on until there is one remaining Food Truck.
The winner will be announced on April 26th, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. and will be awarded an advertising campaign on 99.3 ESPN valued at $2,500.
So who is going to be? Who will be the winner of Shemon and Sheppard Food Truck Wars!?
FOOD TRUCK BATTLE CONTEST
Official Contest Rules
These rules apply to the Food Truck Battle (“Contest”) conducted by Beasley Media Group, LLC d/b/a WWCN-FM (“Station”). In addition, the General Contest Rules posted at www.993espn.com apply to this Contest. If there is a conflict between the General Contest Rules and the Rules for this Contest, the Rules for this Contest shall control.
1. HOW TO ENTER
a. The Contest will begin on March 15, 2021 and end on April 26, 2021.
c. Each entry must include the name of a food truck serving the following Florida counties: Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry, Glades (“Food Truck”).
d. In the event that any nominated Food Truck would like to opt out of the Contest, Food Truck may opt out by emailing email@example.com with the subject line “Food Truck Battle Contest Opt-Out”. Upon confirmation, the Food Truck will be removed from the Contest.
e. There will be up to a total of one (1) prize winner selected in the Contest.
2. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS
a. This Contest is open to all Station listeners who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry into the Contest, who are legal US residents and reside in the following Florida counties: Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry, Glades, except where prohibited by law. Winners must possess a valid, government-issued ID and show proof of residency to verify eligibility.
a. Up to one (1) winning Food Truck will be awarded an advertising campaign on WWCN (FM) valued at no greater than two thousand five hundred dollars ($2,500).
Advertising grant will be awarded subject to Station advertising availability and inventory and must be used between April 30, 2021 and October 29, 2021; subject to change in Station’s sole discretion. Station reserves the right to approve and edit any scripts, images, videos, etc. and may reject any content if it is deemed, at the sole discretion of the Station, to be unsuitable for public display or posting on the Station’s website. Winning Food Truck agrees that they will be contacted by a Station Account Executive for the purpose of developing, creating & executing the campaign. Winning Food Truck must have website actively monitored by Google Analytics prior to campaign launching and that they will grant Station “read-only” access in order to demonstrate the effectiveness of the campaign.
b. Prizes or prize certificates must be claimed as described by the Station at the time of winning within thirty (30) days of winning. Failure to claim Prize by the specified time will result in forfeiture of the prize. It is the winner’s sole responsibility to claim the Prize or prize certificate within the timeline provided in these Official Rules. In the event that a prize or prize certificate is mailed to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner and therefore, winner assumes the risk of its arrival. The Station is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate.
4. SELECTION OF WINNERS
a. The sixteen (16) Food Trucks with the highest number of nominations will be announced on-air on March 29, 2021 at approximately 4:00PM ET. Once announced, each Food Truck will be randomly paired in a bracket-style competition and voted on until there is one (1) remaining Food Truck. Voting rounds are as follows:
i. Round 1 – sixteen (16) Food Trucks: will begin on Monday, March 29th, 2021 at 4:00PM ET and end on Sunday, April 4th, 2021 at 11:59PM ET. In each matchup, the Food Truck with highest votes will advance to Round 2.
ii. Round 2 – Eight (8) Food Trucks: will begin on Monday, April 5th, 2021 at 4:00PM ET and end on Sunday, April 11th, 2021 at 11:59PM ET. In each matchup, the Food Truck with highest votes will advance to Round 3
iii. Round 3 – Four (4) Food Trucks: will begin on Monday, April 12th, 2021 at 4:00PM ET and end on Sunday, April 18th, 2021 at 11:59PM ET. In each matchup, the Food Truck with highest votes will advance to Round 4.
iv. Round 4 – two (2) Food Trucks: will begin on Monday, April 19th, 2021 at 4:00PM ET and end on Sunday, April 25th, 2021 at 11:59pm ET. The Food Truck with the highest number of votes once Round 4 has concluded will be deemed the winning Food Truck, upon confirmation of eligibility. Potential winning Food Truck will be notified by phone and/or email on or around Monday, April 26th, 2021.
v. Users may submit one vote per round.
vi. In the event of a tie in any round, the Food Truck to advance to the next round will be randomly selected by the Station.
b. Entrants do not need to listen to the Station or be present to win the prize.
c. Prize winner will be announced on April 26th, 2021 at 4:00PM ET on-air. Potential winner will also be notified by phone and/or email on April 26th, 2021 by 2:00PM ET. Winning Food Truck must confirm acceptance of prize by 5:00pm ET on April 27th, 2021, or risk disqualification and selection of an alternate winning Food truck (time permitting) from the Food Truck who was deemed the runner-up.
d. Decisions of Station management with respect to the Contest are final.
a. The Station reserves the right to end any contest or amend these rules upon announcement on air and by publication at www.993espn.com .
c. Copies of the written Contest rules and a list of all winners are available during regular business hours at the main studio of the Station, 20125 S. Tamiami Trl., Estero, FL 33928, or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Station.
d. Participating Food Trucks will be civil and not launch personal attacks against other competitors or businesses, or tamper with or hack into the system.
Votes are to be cast by individuals only with unique email addresses. Automated or multiple voting mechanisms are strictly prohibited. Any votes suspected by the producers to be fraudulent may be disqualified, in the Station’s sole discretion, and could affect the final standings prior to or after initial announcement. The Station reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel or suspend this Contest, in part or in its entirety, should virus, tampering, fraud, technical difficulties or other causes beyond its control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper administration of the Contest, or for any reason whatsoever. The Station further reserves the right to modify these Contest Rules at any time during the voting period for any reason, in its sole discretion.
Participating Food Trucks may not attempt to obtain votes by any fraudulent or inappropriate means, including, without limitation, by: (a) circumventing (or encouraging others to circumvent) any vote limits; (b) using any automated system to vote; (c) offering any inducements to others in exchange for votes; or (d) using proxy
voting schemes in which anyone other than the actual person submits the vote. The Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to reject any votes that they have reason to believe were obtained through fraudulent or inappropriate means.