Win an Amazon Echo and Gift Card

Winter 2017 Amazon Echo/Amazon Gift Card Giveaway


HOW TO ENTER: No purchase or pledge necessary. There will be one drawing with one winner chosen. Entries may be made by calling the WQXR pledge line at 888-376-9692 or through the pledge form at at the following times:

  • To Enter the Amazon Echo/Amazon Gift Card: between the hours of 6:00am on Tuesday, February, 28 2017 and 9:00am Tuesday, February, 28 2017 Eastern Standard Time;

WNYC, WQXR, and New Jersey Public Radio Monthly Sustainers are automatically entered.

ELIGIBILITY: Anyone 18 years of age or older and in the United States can enter the 2017 Amazon Echo/Amazon Gift Card giveaway except employees of New York Public Radio and its related organizations, their immediate family or persons living in the same household.  Void where prohibited by law. 


The one winner of the drawing will each receive the following:

  • Black Amazon Echo
  • $200 Amazon Gift Card
  • Total value:  $380

SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNER:  One winning name and three back up names for each drawing will be selected by random drawing no later than March 15, 2017. Winner will be sent notification via telephone or mail no later than March 17, 2017.  If any winner is unable to collect their prize or does not respond to the notification within 30 days the unawarded prize will go to the first back-up and subsequent back-ups thereof until prize is awarded. Winners must provide their social security number. The chances of winning are dependent upon the number of entrants. The winners’ names will be kept on file at New York Public Radio and will be available by writing to WQXR Listener Services, 160 Varick Street, New York, NY 10013.

GENERAL:  By participating in the Winter 2017 2017 Amazon Echo/Amazon Gift Card giveaway , participants agree to these Official Rules, and that New York Public Radio, its agents and employees will have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind resulting from their use of the prize or their participation in the giveaway. Prize is nontransferable and cannot be exchanged for cash. There can be no substitutions for a prize. New York Public Radio may use winners’ names for publicity purposes without further compensation.  Taxes and expenses as a result of winning this prize are the responsibility of the winners. Winners may receive a 1099 with the above stated value in accordance with applicable law.

RESTRICTIONS:  Restrictions may apply. Participant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules, and by all decisions of New York Public Radio with respect to the administration of the giveaway and the choice of winners. One entry per person.  Multiple entries and not allowed and will not increase the chances of winning.