Scavenger Hunt


 Scavenger Hunt



Join 88.3 The Wind for a Scavenger Hunt and you could win! 


We will announce 5 clues each week, 1 clue per day on-air (7am, 12pm, 4pm). 

Follow the clues, snap a pic, and text your answer to 1-800-394-9535. Make sure to include your first and last name with your entry or won't be counted.

Scavenger Hunt contest begins May 15, 2017 and goes through Friday, June 2, 2017. 

Submissions will be accepted each week through Friday, and winners will be announced the following Monday morning. The Grand Prize winner will be announced Monday, June 5th!

To be eligible to win weekly prizes you must post 3 of the 5 photos to match the given clues that week. To be eligible to win the Grand prize, you must text 9 out of the 15 total photos that match the clues given throughout the contest. 




1.  Scavenger Hunt Contest

88.3 The Wind presents the Scavenger Hunt contest where we are giving away $50 gift card for Lighthouse Lanes, $50 Gift Card for Silver Dollar City/White Water, 2 Reserved Seating tickets to For King and Country concert at Ozark Empire Fair, and a Grand Prize seven (7) day Carnival cruise. This contest will be conducted according to the following rules.

2. Dates/Terms/Eligibility

The 88.3 The Wind Scavenger Hunt Contest begins Monday, May 15, 2017 at 7:00 AM and ends Friday, June 2, 2017 at 11:59 PM. All Grand Prize entries must be received by Friday, June 2, 2017 11:59 PM. This contest is open to legal U.S. residents, 18 years of age and older, residing in Missouri. No purchase is necessary to enter or win. Standard text messaging rates may apply. Void where prohibited by law. All Federal, State and Local laws, rules and regulations apply. This contest is operated by 88.3 The Wind. Employees or agents of 88.3 The Wind, other Missouri radio stations, or any entity associated with the contest, as well as members of the same household of any such employee or agent may not participate.

3. Methods of Entry

After hearing the clues on the air, you may enter by texting your answers to 88.3 The Wind at 800-394-9535. One entry per day, per participant. Entries must include first and last name with the answer in order to be an official entry. Entrants must text three out of five correct answers to the clues by 11:59 p.m. CDT on Friday of each week of the contest to be eligible to win the weekly prizes. Entrants must text nine out of fifteen correct answers to the clues by 11:59 p.m. CDT on Friday, June 2, 2017 to be eligible for the Grand Prize.

4. Prizes
Winners of weekly prizes for the Scavenger Hunt Contest will receive: Week one: one $50 gift card for Lighthouse Lanes; Week two: one $50 gift card for Silver Dollar City/White Water; Week three: 2 reserved seating tickets with a suggested retail value of $50 to the For King and Country concert at the Ozark Empire Fair on July 31, 2017. Winners will be chosen at random from qualified entries, and announced the Monday following each week's contest.

One Grand Prize winner will receive abalcony cabin for two onboard a seven (7) Day Carnival Cruise, to be used before November 1, 2017. This prize is valued up to approximately $2,658, value does not include taxes, fees, and port expenses. Winner will chosen at random from qualified entries and announced on Monday, June 5, 2017 during the 7 AM hour of the Morning Show.

Cruise terms. Winner is responsible for all costs or expenses associated with airfare, ground transportation, Taxes, Fees and Port Expenses, current applicable fuel surcharge at time of booking, shipboard gratuities, excursion fees, select beverages and any other incidental costs or other expenses not specifically set forth in these rules.  Not valid for use towards any Europe, Alaska, Cuba, Australia, and holiday sailings. Cruise winner’s departure date must be on or before November 1, 2017. Bookings must be made by August 30, 2017. This expiration date cannot be extended. Cruise must be taken by the specified date or prize will be forfeited. Sailings are capacity controlled and confirmation is subject to availability. Carnival Cruise Line reserves the right to ask for alternate dates if dates requested are not available for this promotion. This prize is non-commissionable, and may not be sold, traded, refunded or redeemed for cash value. All cruises are subject to the terms and conditions of Carnival’s cruise ticket contract, travel documents, and informative brochures. The terms and conditions which govern the booking and the cruise are set forth in the Cruise Ticket Contract and are found online via the URL address ( Please be advised that all U.S. Citizens will be required to carry a Passport for all air and sea travel to or from Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean and Bermuda. This includes children and infants. (Full list of terms will be provided to the winner.)

All sales, prize and other taxes, gratuities and any other incidentals associated with the prize are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable, and may not be substituted, except by 88.3 The Wind, prize donors or sponsors for reasons of unavailability, in which case, a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. Prizes unclaimed after 30 days become the property of 88.3 The Wind. 88.3 The Wind assumes no responsibility or liability for damages, loss or injury resulting from acceptance or use of the prize.

5. Conditions/Restrictions
Each winner will be required to produce identification satisfactory to 88.3 The Wind. A winner of a prize with a retail value of $600 or more will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and release, including a publicity release, as prepared by 88.3 The Wind, prior to receiving their prize. Each winner will be responsible for any taxes or fees that result from the receipt and/or use of their prize, and may receive an IRS Form 1099-Misc.

Only one entry per clue will be accepted per individual. An entry will not become valid unless all of the required information has been submitted. 88.3 The Wind is not responsible for any incomplete, lost, illegible, or damaged entries. Multiple entries into the contest by a single individual will be deemed invalid. Anyone using fraudulent means to participate and/or win the contest will be disqualified.

Decisions of 88.3 The Wind station management are final. Any ties will be determined by a coin flip among two final contestants. Should more than two contestants tie for a prize, a random drawing will occur to select the winner. All contest entries become the property of 88.3 The Wind upon submission into the contest. Winners and contest participants grant 88.3 The Wind the right to use their name and likeness, including voice, photo, or contest entries for promotional purposes without compensation.

6. Release and Indemnification
In exchange for the right to participate in any Contest, each participant agrees to forever release and indemnify 88.3 The Wind, its officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries and employees (the "Released Parties"), from any and all claims, demands and/or causes of action of any nature or kind whatsoever, whether presently known or unknown, foreseen or unforeseen, that arise out of the contestant's participation in the Contest.

7. Rules
Participating in the Contest by submitting an entry assumes the contestant accepts the rules and any associated clauses. Any violation of these rules will result in disqualification. Copies of these rules are available for download here, in person at 88.3 The Wind's studios (2550-100 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, MO 65807) during regular business hours, or by sending a request, along with a self-addressed stamped envelope to the address above.