Our holiday tradition continues! Channel 3 is proud to once again partner with Live Nation and Trans-Siberian Orchestra on our annual Holiday Lights sweepstakes.

It's your chance to unleash your inner Clark Griswald and actually be rewarded for lighting up your home with as many lights as you want. Using the form below (MOBILE USES ENTER HERE), submit a photo of your holiday lighting, or if you've gone all out with a animated display, enter a YouTube link of your lights, for a chance to win an amazing prize package from Trans-Siberian Orchestra.

Not only will the winner will receive front row tickets to TSO's New Year's concert at The Q, they will also get a Light-O-Rama home lighting controller that's pre-programmed to sync your lights to TSO's holiday hits! And it gets even better. The winner will also get a $5000 credit towards a Universal Windows Direct home improvement project.

So put up your lights, submit your photo/video and keep your fingers crossed that Santa will deliver you the gift that will make people stop and admire your rockin' holiday home.

RULES (Full Version is below entry form):

  • Enter online at
  • Must be legal U.S. resident of the state of Ohio and at least 21 years old and a legal homeowner at time of entry. Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. Sunday December 17, 2017.
  • Winners to be selected in a random drawing Monday December 18, 2017.
  • Grand Prize Winner receives One (1) Light-O-Rama ShowTime Central 16 channel light controller (ARV: $570) with official Trans-Siberian Orchestra SD card (ARV: $80); and two (2) Top Price tickets to the Trans-Siberian Orchestra concert Saturday December 29, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. (E.T.) at Quicken Loans Arena, 1 Center Court, Cleveland, OH 44115 (ARV: $152); and a $5000 credit towards a Universal Windows Direct home improvement project (ARV: $5000). Total Prize ARV: $5802

2017 TSO Holiday Lights Sweepstakes



  1. Eligibility. Subject to the additional restrictions below, the 2017 Holiday Lights Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal U.S. residents of the State of Ohio who are 21 years or older and are legal homeowners at the time of entry. Employees and contractors of WKYC-TV, Inc. (“Sponsor”), TEGNA Inc., Live Nation Worldwide, Inc., Quicken Loans Arena, Universal Windows Direct and each of their respective affiliated companies, and advertising and promotional agencies, and the immediate family members of, and any persons domiciled with, any such employees or contractors, are not eligible to enter or to win.

  1. How To Enter. The Sweepstakes will begin at 12:01 a.m. (E.T.) on Thursday, November 23, 2017, and end at 11:59 p.m. (E.T.) on Sunday, December 17, 2017 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

Internet Entry. Enter by visiting Sponsor's website at, click on the Holiday Lights tab link, submitting one (1) photograph or YouTube link that shows your home's exterior holiday lighting display. Complete all required information and follow all posted instructions. Each photo or YouTube submission must be an authentic, original photograph or recording of the contestant's holiday lights, taken by the contestant identified on the entry, and the contestant must own the copyright in the photograph or video submitted. All digital entries should be at the highest resolution possible. Sponsor will accept .jpeg and .png format images, no larger than 2mb in size. Images must not have been digitally altered in any way other than necessary cropping. Sponsor reserves the rights to disqualify any entry that is alleged to infringe on any third-party's intellectual property rights, refuse any photograph or video it determines to be unacceptable, indecent or inappropriate. No individuals may be shown in the photographs or video links. Submissions that include an image of any individual, regardless of age, will be disqualified.

Maximum one (1) entry per person. Entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. (E.T.) on Sunday, December 17, 2017.

Sponsor will not be responsible for incomplete e-mail transmissions. Contestants acknowledge and agree that Sponsor shall have the right to edit, adapt, modify, reproduce, publish, promote, broadcast, or otherwise display or use entries in any way it sees fit without limitation or compensation to entrants. By entering you agree to the terms of these Official Rules and to receive e-mails from Sponsor or those directed by Sponsor. You can opt-out of the receipt of such e-mails by following the directions on the Contest website or in any email received from Sponsor.

  1. Winner Selection. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received to be held on or about Monday December 18, 2017.

  1. Prizes and Odds. Grand Prize: One (1) Light-O-Rama ShowTime Central 16 channel light controller (ARV: $570) with official Trans-Siberian Orchestra SD card (ARV: $80); two (2) reserved tickets to the Trans-Siberian Orchestra concert scheduled to take place on Friday December 29, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. (E.T.) at Quicken Loans Arena, 1 Center Court, Cleveland, OH 44115 Resale of tickets is prohibited. Winner and guest must abide by all venue policies. Live Nation reserves the right to revoke tickets from any winner or winner's guest who it or venue personnel deem may, in its sole discretion, be intoxicated, be a safety risk, have violated any venue policy or law, or may bring Sponsor, TSO, or Prize Providers into disrepute. (ARV: $152); and a $5000 credit towards a Universal Windows Direct home improvement project (ARV: $5000). Credit expires December 31, 2019.

Total Prize ARV: $5802

Odds of winning depend on number of entries received.

  1. Winner Notification and Acceptance. Winners will be notified on or about Monday December 18, 2017 at the phone number and email address provided on winner's entry form. Each winner must respond to either notification within 24 hours. Return of email prize notification as undeliverable or failure of winner to respond to notification within such time period may result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be selected from among all remaining eligible entries. To claim prize, Winners must personally visit Sponsor's office located at 1333 Lakeside Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114 during regular business hours (Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. (E.T.) to 5:00 p.m. (E.T.), by the close of business on Thursday December 28, 2017. A valid photo identification may be required. Winners may waive their right to receive prizes. Prizes are non-assignable, nontransferable and not redeemable for cash. No substitutions allowed by winner. Prizes and individual components of prize packages are subject to availability and Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value. Winners are solely responsible for reporting and payment of any taxes on prizes. Winners will be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility/liability and publicity release which must be returned as instructed by Sponsor. Winner must contact designated Universal Windows Direct representative to schedule a time for a Universal Windows Direct expert to come to winner's home to present the product winner has expressed interest in, measure and give the winner a quote on the home improvement project. Failure to sign and return the affidavit or release, or to comply with any term or condition of these Official Rules, may result in a winner's disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her interest in the prize, and the award of the prize to a substitute winner except where prohibited, acceptance of any prize constitutes winner's consent to the publication of his or her name, biographical information and likeness in any media for any commercial or promotional purpose, without limitation the Internet, or further compensation. Prizes not won and claimed by eligible winners in accordance with these Official Rules will not be awarded and will remain the property of Sponsor.

  2. Participation. By participating, contestants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify persons found tampering with or otherwise abusing any aspect of this sweepstakes as solely determined by Sponsor. In the event the Contest is compromised by a virus, non-authorized human intervention, tampering or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness or proper operation of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest. Should the Contest be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes based on the entries received before the termination date. Sponsors will not be responsible for lost, late, or misdirected entries (either photos or ballots), poor quality photos, or for failure to receive entries or votes or other electronic communications due to transmission failures or technical failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any network, hardware or software, whether originating with sender or Sponsor. In the event of a dispute, all online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the owner of the ISP account from which they were sent. For these purposes, an ISP account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such ISP account by the Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning ISP addresses for the domain associated with such ISP account. Any questions regarding the number of entries, or votes submitted or the owner of an ISP account shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, and Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entries or votes by persons determined to be tampering with or abusing any aspect of the Contest. This Promotion is in no way sponsored or administered by Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Wild Child Touring, Inc., Quicken Loans Arena, or Live Nation Worldwide, Inc. All inquiries regarding the Promotion should be directed to Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for operation of Quicken Loans Arena, including schedule changes, closures, postponements or cancelations.

  1. Copyright. By entering the Contest, each contestant grants to Sponsor an exclusive, royalty-free and irrevocable right and license to publish, print, edit or otherwise use the contestant's submitted entry, in whole or in part, for any purpose and in any manner or media (including, without limitation, the Internet) throughout the world in perpetuity, and to license others to do so, all without limitation or further compensation. Each contestant further agrees that if his/her entry is selected by Sponsor as the winning entry, he/she will sign any additional license or release that Sponsors may require, and will not publicly perform or display his or her submission without the express permission of Sponsors.

  1. Construction. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any such provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.

  1. Sponsor. The 2017 TSO Holiday Lights Sweepstakes is sponsored by WKYC-TV. The decisions of Sponsor and the Contest judges regarding the selection of winners and all other aspects of the Contest shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor will not be responsible for typographical, printing or other inadvertent errors in these Official Rules or in other materials relating to the Contest. For a list of winners (available after January 31, 2018), or a copy of these Official Rules, visit or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to “Winners List/Official Rules” (as applicable), 2017 TSO Holiday Lights Sweepstakes, 1333 Lakeside Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114. If you have any questions regarding this Sweepstakes, please contact Mac Mahaffee or at (216) 344-3364.