Countdown to Christmas Giveaway Rules 2019

Here’s a way to celebrate the holidays from Channel 8 KLKN-TV.  Register for a chance to win a prize from one of our sponsors: Rod’s Outdoor Power Sports, Woodlands at Hillcrest, Wild Bird Habitat, HobbyTown, International Quilt Museum, Rodizio Grill, Once Upon A Child, Francie & Finch or Coffey & Co. House of Interiors.  Please read the contest entry rules before you enter. 

Congratulations to our winners David Portenier, Lewis Ostrand, Kristi Diehl, Alicia Boss, Jackie Maaske, Melanie Meister, Cheryl Montgomery and Cindy Lefler.

Official Rules

No purchase necessary. Contest is void where prohibited. Contest is open only to residents of Nebraska age 18 and older, living within the Channel 8 KLKN-TV viewing area, with a valid Nebraska driver’s license or Nebraska issued identification card. One winner per household during this contest

Here’s How to Enter:

Contest starts 12/4/2019 and ends on 12/23/2019

Go to and fill out the Countdown to Christmas Giveaway Entry Form.


All entries must include: Name, address, day phone and evening phone, age and email address

All entries become the property of the sponsors and are non returnable.

Only one entry per unique email address. Duplicates will be removed from the drawing. All non-winning entries will remain eligible for all drawings during this contest.


Daily Prizes: There will be 9 daily prizes awarded; one prize each day during the 9 day contest. Each winner will win merchandise and/or gift cards/certificates.

December 11- Rod’s Outdoor Power Sports, $100 Carhartt Gift Card
December 12-Woodlands at Hillcrest, 50 Gift Card to Granite City in Lincoln
December 13-Wild Bird Habitat, $50 Gift Card to Wild Bird Habitat
December 16-HobbyTown, $50 Gift Card to HobbyTown Lincoln
December 17-International Quilt Museum, four-pack of ceramic coffee/tea mugs- Retail value – $67.80
December 18-Rodizio Grill, Dinner for two $60 value
December 19-Once Upon A Child, $50 Gift Card to Once Upon A Child
December 20-Francie and Finch, $50 Gift Card to Francie & Finch
December 23-Coffey & Co. House of Interiors-Rosy Rings Spicy Apple Candle valued at $54

Value: $50 minimum. Tax is not included in the prize value

Odds of Winning: The odds of winning depend upon the number of entries for the contest. If there are 100 entries, then each entry has a 1 in 10 chance of winning each week. The odds decrease as more entries are received.

Deadline:  There are 9 deadlines for eligibility; Noon on December 11, 12, 13, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, and December 23.

Random Drawing:  Random drawings will be held  on December 11, 12, 13, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, and December 23.  There will be on entry drawn each day.

Rafflecopter random winner generator will be used to draw the daily winner from all eligible entries received.

Winners will be notified by email

Winners have until January 23, 2020 to pick up their prize at Channel 8 KLKN-TV 3240 South Tenth Street, Lincoln, NE, M-F between the hours of 8:30AM and 5:30PM. 

Winners will be required to present a valid Nebraska driver’s license or Nebraska issued ID for identification purposes


Entrants must live within the Channel 8 KLKN-TV viewing area and/or the Lincoln, Hastings & Kearney, NE DMA as defined by the Nielsen Company. Anyone receiving Channel 8 KLKN-TV in their place of residence via antenna, cable TV and/or satellite TV is eligible. Those living in surrounding DMA’s, Omaha, Topeka, and Sioux City are not eligible to win.

Employees, members of employees immediate family, agents of any sponsor and their respective members, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, as well as associated advertising and promotional agencies and members of the competing media are not eligible to participate.


Acceptance of the prize(s) shall be considered consent of having your name, likeness, and voice used (without further compensation) for advertising and promotional purposes. All winners, by acceptance of prize, agree to release all sponsors, employees, and affiliates from any and all liability, claims, or actions of any kind whatsoever from injuries, damages, or loss to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, entry for, or use of any prize. All taxes, assessments, fees and costs resulting from acceptance or use of any prize shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. Prizes are non-redeemable for cash and non-transferable.

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