Amstel Light Battle Of The Burger Contest

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Join 670 The Score, Amstel Light and James ‘Big Cat’ Williams as we seek out the best burger recipe in Chicago this summer!

Hey Chicago! Is your burger one of the best? Join The Score, Amstel Light, and James ‘Big Cat’ Williams this summer as we search for the best burger recipe in Chicago!

Visit a participating Jewel-Osco location when score promotions is on-site to sample the Big Cat Burger and submit your favorite burger recipe to win a VIP experience with Big Cat Williams and tickets to the Chicago ‘Battle Of The Burger!’

If you would prefer to submit your recipe here, fill out the registration fields below. Brought to you by Amstel Light- The Official Beer Of The Burger!





a. These rules govern the “Amstel Light ‘Best Burger’ Campaign” Promotion (the “Promotion”) being conducted by WSCR (AM) 670 (the “Station”). The Promotion begins on Thursday, August 1st, 2013 and ends on Monday, August 26, 2013 (the “Promotion Date”).

b. To participate in the Promotion, you may enter online or on-site beginning on Thursday, August 1st, 2013 at 5:00 am Central Time (“CT”) and ending on Saturday August 24th, 2013 at 11:59 pm CT (the “Entry Period”) as follows:

c. ONLINE ENTRY: To enter online, visit and follow the links and instructions to enter the Promotion and complete and submit the online entry form during the Entry Period. Entrants must also submit their favorite burger recipe in the online entry form. Online entrants are subject to all notices posted online including but not limited to the Station’s Privacy Policy. Entries submitted may not be acknowledged or returned. Proof of submission of an entry shall not be deemed proof of receipt by the Promotion administrator.

d. ON-SITE ENTRY: Visit Battle of the Burgers appearance locations in the greater Chicagoland area during the dates and times listed below. At the on-site event, you will need to obtain an official entry form (available while supplies last) and legibly hand write your first name and last name, complete address, city, state, zip code, telephone number (including area code), and date of birth on an official entry form and place the completed entry form in the registration box along with your favorite Burger recipe. You may only enter at an event, and the entry is only valid during the hours of each event. All entries must be received by the end time of each on-site event. You may register to enter the Promotion on the following dates, and at its associated location:

• Thursday, August 1st, 2013: Jewel-Osco (370 N Des Plaines Ave, Chicago, IL 60624); 5:30 PM CT-7:30 PM CT
• Saturday, August 3rd, 2013: Jewel-Osco (150 W Main Street, Barrington, IL 60010); 1:00 PM CT-3:00 PM CT
• Wednesday, August 7th, 2013: Jewel-Osco (4660 W. Irving Park, Chicago, IL 60641); 5:30 PM CT-7:30 PM
• Thursday, August 8th, 2013: Jewel-Osco (2490 N Ashland, Chicago, IL 60657); 5:30 PM CT-7:30 PM CT
• Saturday, August 10th, 2013: Jewel-Osco (153 Schiller, Elmhurst, IL 60126); 1:00 PM CT-3:00 PM CT
• Thursday, August 15th, 2013: Jewel-Osco (6140 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014); 5:30 PM CT-7:30 PM CT
• Saturday, August 17th, 2013: Jewel-Osco (3570 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60618); 1:00 PM CT-3:00 PM CT
• Thursday, August 22nd, 2013: Jewel-Osco (4042 W Foster Ave, Chicago, IL 60630); 5:30 PM CT-7:30 PM CT
• Saturday, August 24th, 2013: Jewel-Osco (7342 W Foster, Chicago, IL 60656); 1:00 PM CT-3:00 PM CT

e. One (1) online entry per person will be permitted and one (1) on-site entry per event will be permitted throughout the Promotion. There will be up to eight (8) prize winners selected in the Promotion.


a. The Promotion is open to all persons who are 21 years of age or older and who reside in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, or Wisconsin. Employees of Heineken USA, the Station, their licensee, each of their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, Station’s advertising and promotional agencies and participating sponsors, other radio stations in the Chicago metropolitan area, the members of their immediate families (spouse, parent, sibling or child) and those living in the same household of each (whether related or not), are ineligible to enter or win. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. Entrants are responsible for complying with these Official Rules.

b. Only one (1) winner per household is permitted in any Station-conducted promotion.

c. The winner may be required to present valid government-issued photo identification and must provide their complete address, date of birth and phone number to claim a prize.

d. Entrants are required to provide truthful information and the Station will reject and delete any entry that it discovers to be false or fraudulent. The Station will disqualify any entrant who does not meet the eligibility requirements and will also delete any entry as required by law.


a. Up to eight (8) prizes will be awarded in this Promotion. Each prize includes: one (1) exclusive VIP experience with ‘Big Cat’ Williams at the Grand Finale event, taking place on August 29th, 2013 at Jewel-Osco, located at 3630 North Southport Ave. Chicago, IL 60613 and two (2) tickets to the Amstel Battle of the Burger Event on September 19, 2013. The Approximate Retail Value of each prize is $150. The winner will be solely responsible for all taxes and all other fees and expenses not specified herein associated with the receipt and use of the Prize. The prize is awarded as is. Tickets valid only on the date(s) printed on the tickets. Tickets are not refundable or transferable, and may not be substituted or exchanged for cash or credit at any time, nor will tickets be replaced if lost or stolen. Tickets may not be sold to a third party. If a prize-related event is unable to take place as scheduled, for reasons such as cancellation, preemption, postponement or unavailability, including for weather, or for any reason beyond the control of the Promotion Entities, their sole responsibility to the winner will be to award the remaining available elements of the prize and no substitution or compensation will be provided for the unawarded elements of the prize. The Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to deny entry to or to remove the winner and/or guest(s) if either engages in disruptive behavior or in a manner with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the prize event.

b. No more than the stated number of prizes specified in these official rules will be awarded. All prizes or prize certificates may be claimed at the office of the Station at the address below during regular business hours. The winner will forfeit any prize or prize certificate not claimed by 5:00pm CT on August 28th, 2013. In the event that a prize or prize certificate is mailed or shipped to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner and therefore, winner assumes the risk of its loss. The Station is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate.

c. Prize is not transferable, and no substitution, assignment, or cash equivalent of prize is permitted, except by the Station (solely at its discretion), which reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize portion with another prize or prize portion of greater or equal value. The prize(s) are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and unless otherwise expressly specified, do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses. Promotion Entities are not responsible for winners’ limitations that prevent acceptance or use of prize. Entrants acknowledge that the Promotion Entities have not made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranties, representations or guarantees, and hereby disclaim any and all warranties expressed or implied, in fact or in law, whether now or hereafter enacted concerning any prize, including without limitation, implied warranties of quality, merchantability, mechanical condition, or fitness for a particular purpose, except for any express manufacturer’s warranty as may be included with the prize or as may be separately provided to participants by law. Other restrictions may apply.


a. Decisions of the Station management with respect to the Promotion are final.

b. Eight (8) prize winners will be selected on Monday August 26th, 2013 at 12:00 pm CT in a random drawing of all combined eligible on-site and online entries received.

c. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of combined eligible on-site and online entries received.

d. Entrants need not listen to the Station nor be present to win a prize. On-site entrants must visit a Battle of the Burgers appearance in order to receive an entry form.

e. Winners will be notified by telephone on Monday August 26th, 2013. If the Station is unable to contact a potential winner by August 27th, 2013, at 12:00 pm CT, station may select an alternate winner by random drawing from the remaining entries. Prize(s) will be awarded only upon confirmation of eligibility and completion of all requisite releases. The winner must execute and return any required affidavit of eligibility and/or liability/publicity release by 5:00pm CT on August 28th, 2013or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected (time permitting) by random selection of eligible remaining entries. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the required fully-executed affidavit of eligibility and/or liability/publicity release within the required time period, or if a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner forfeits the prize.


a. Payments of all federal, state and local taxes are solely the responsibility of the winner. The winner may be required to complete and submit an IRS Form W-9 with the winner’s full Social Security Number or the equivalent for receipt of any prize and will be required to complete and submit an IRS Form W-9 with the winner’s full Social Security Number or the equivalent for receipt of any prize valued at $600 or more or for any prizes awarded by the Station (or any other CBS Radio station in Station’s market) in a calendar year with an aggregate value of $600 or more. Failure to submit a complete W-9 or equivalent will result in forfeiture of the prize. Such winnings of $600 or more will be reported to the IRS.

b. Participation in the Promotion and/or acceptance of prize constitutes entrant’s and/or winner’s (and guest’s, if applicable) permission for the Station or its agents to interview the winner(s) (or guest(s), if applicable), to photograph, film, and record each winner (or guest, if applicable), and to use in commerce and in any media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, his/her name, prize won, hometown (city and state), biographic information, likeness, photograph, voice, audio or video recording, and/or any statements made by him/her regarding the Station, the Promotion, and/or its sponsor(s) for purposes of trade, publicity, or promotion without notice or additional compensation, notification, or permission, in perpetuity except where prohibited by law. Each winner (and guest, if applicable) agrees to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize, except where prohibited by law.

c. Participation in the Promotion and/or acceptance of prize constitutes entrant’s and/or winner’s (and guest’s, if applicable) agreement to release, discharge, and hold harmless the Promotion’s sponsor(s), the Station, its licensee, their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, their advertising and promotional agencies, prize suppliers, and participating sponsors, and their respective officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives and all of their successors and assigns (collectively, “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize and participation in the Promotion, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in Promotion, or delivery, possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any Promotion-related activity, including but not limited to any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery.

d. If for any reason this Promotion cannot be executed as planned, including but not limited to, as a result of infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Released Parties that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, or if the Promotion is compromised or becomes technically corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, the Station reserves the right to cancel, terminate, suspend, and/or modify the Promotion. If the Promotion is terminated before the original end date, the Station reserves the right, in its sole discretion to, to modify the procedure for selecting winners, unless the nature of the event giving rise to such termination renders it impossible to select winner(s).

e. The Released Parties are not responsible for (i) typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering, or the administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of a prize; (ii) incorrect or inaccurate entry information, human error, failure, or omission; (iii) unauthorized human intervention; (iv) lost, stolen, mangled, misdirected, postage due, illegible, incomplete, or late entries; (v) entries not received due to difficulty accessing the internet, service outage or delays, computer difficulties and other technological problems or for telephone service outages, delays, busy signals, poor signals or signal interference, accidental disconnection, equipment malfunctions, and any other technological failures of any kind; or (vi) any cancellations, delays, diversions, or substitutions or omissions whatsoever by any transportation providers or any other persons or entities providing any services to winner(s) (and guest(s), if applicable) including any results thereof such as changes in services or location necessitated by same. Further, the Released Parties are not responsible if any part of a Promotion prize that cannot be awarded due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather, acts of terrorism, or other factors beyond the Released Parties’ control.

f. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods may void that entrant’s entries and that entrant may be disqualified. The use of any device to automate entry is prohibited. Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods or agents (including, but not limited to, promotion entry services or proxies) will void all entries by that entrant at the Station’s discretion. The Promotion administrator’s computer or telephone system is the official time keeping device for this Promotion. In the event of a dispute, online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” means the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. For phone or mobile entries, the authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the text or mobile telephone number by a telecommunications provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning such numbers. The Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Station’s website. Failure to comply with the rules of the Promotion may result in an entrant’s disqualification and/or forfeiture of any prize or prizes. If the Station makes a good faith determination that an entrant has cheated or committed fraudulent activity in connection with a Promotion, the Station reserves the right to disqualify that entrant from entering and/or winning this and future Station-administered Promotions and to prosecute and seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

g. The Station reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the Promotion, including, without limitation, the substitution of a prize of equivalent value, which will become effective upon announcement. If due to circumstances beyond the control of the Promotion Entities, any competition or prize-related event or travel is delayed, rescheduled, postponed or cancelled, the Station reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel, terminate, suspend, or modify the Promotion and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.

h. Except where prohibited, by entering the Promotion, each entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or any Prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts situated in New York, NY, (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event shall such costs include attorneys’ fees; and (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including, without limitation, lost profits may be awarded (collectively, “Special Damages”), and (4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. New York law governs the interpretation and construction of these Official Rules and all aspects related thereto.

i. For a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to be postmarked by Saturday, August 24th, 2013 to “Amstel Light ‘Best Burger’ – Official Rules,” Attn: Promotions, WSCR 670 AM 180 N. Stetson Suite 1250 Chicago, IL 60601. For the names of the prize winners send a self-addressed stamped envelope to be postmarked by October 24th, 2013 to the above address marked “Amstel Light ‘Best Burger’”– Winner List.” The Official Rules and the Winner List (when completed) shall also be available during regular business hours at the main offices of the Station and may be posted online at


a. By participating in the Promotion, you agree to the Station’s Terms of Use Agreement and to the use of your personal information as described in the Privacy Policy located at In the event of conflict between the Station’s Terms of Use Agreement and these Official Rules, the terms of these Official Rules shall apply.

Sponsor/Administrator: WSCR-AM, 180 N. Stetson Ave. Chicago, IL 60601
Prize Sponsor: Heineken USA (Amstel Light) 360 Hamilton Ave., Suite 1103. White Plains, NY 10601-1103