Mad Money Rules

  • No purchase necessary to enter and win.
  • All winners must live in the WZNF terrestrial radio listening area, defined by the ability to receive WZNF’s terrestrial signal over FM radio at the winner’s home address.
  • Limit 1 winner per household, for the duration of the contest.
  • Contest starts on Monday 4/11/22 at 7:30am and ends on Wednesday 6/22/22 at 4:30pm.
  • Contest will run weekdays (Monday through Friday) at 7:30am, and 4:30pm. WZNF and Coast Radio
  • Group reserve the right to modify contest dates and times for events like weather emergencies, superseding programming, or for any other reason. On-air announcements will be made if a contest time is changed.
  • Prize awarded will be $95 for each contest time except for Thursdays. On Thursdays there will be no contest at 7:30am, but listeners will have a chance to win $1,000 at 4:30pm. This happens on Thursdays only.
  • $1,000 will not be awarded on any other date or time other than Thursday’s at 4:30pm.
  • To win, listeners will listen to WZNF for a specific sound effect, hereinafter referred to as the “cue to call sound.” The cue to call sound will stay the same for the duration of the contest.
  • The cue to call sound will play as close to the contest time as possible, during a natural break in programming, e.g. between songs, following or preceding a commercial break, etc.
  • When listeners hear the cue to call sound, they should call 228-604-4487 to play. Caller 10 will be the winner of the contest at each specific contest time, and Caller 10 will receive $95.00 and $1,000 at 4:30pm on Thursdays from Coast Radio Group.
  • All winners must be 18 years of age or older. If Caller 10 is under the age of 18 at the time of the contest, the prize may be awarded to Caller 10’s parent/guardian, in WZNF and Coast Radio Group’s sole discretion. Caller 10’s parent or guardian must be present on the phone at the time of the contest to claim the prize.
  • If any caller doesn’t meet WZNF and Coast Radio Group eligibility requirements to win, WZNF studio staff reserve the right to select a different winner or abandon the contest play altogether.
  • The selection of Caller 10 is in the sole discretion of WZNF and Coast Radio Group for each contest play.
  • WZNF and Coast Radio group are not responsible for technical or connection issues that may hinder or complicate the phone call process, including but not limited to dropped calls, garbled audio, or intermittent connections. If Caller 10 cannot be clearly heard by WZNF studio staff at any point during the call, WZNF and Coast Radio Group reserve the right to disqualify that listener for that contest play, and choose another listener to receive the prize during that contest time.
  • Only winners who actually receive a prize are limited from participating in future contest plays – dropped callers may continue to participate until they win a prize.
  • WZNF and Coast Radio group reserve the right to disqualify anyone at any time, and all winners must meet eligibility requirements when collecting their prize.

The Weeknd in Miami Rules


Contest Runs 3/28/22 and concludes after the 4:30pm keyword on 4/8/22

The prize is flight to Miami, Hotel, and Tickets to see the Weeknd Live at the Hard Rock Stadium for the August 6th 2022 show

Winner MUST be 18 years of age or older

Entrants must be within WZNF’s LOCAL Terrestrial Radio listening area

The contest can be entered by listening to 95.3 Gorilla (WZNF) for different keywords that will air WEEKDAYS at 7:30am and 4:30pm.  Once the keyword is revealed, listeners will text it to 88474 to enter to win.  Message and data rates may apply.  WZNF MAY reuse keywords throughout the contest.

Being a member of the Gorilla Texting club, does not better the chances to win.  Listeners do not have to be in the WZNF exclusive texting club to win.

Winner will be announced on April 8th 2022 at 5:30pm.

Winner will be chosen at Random.  The winner drawn will be called, if chosen winner does not pick up the phone call, WZNF will not leave a voicemail, and we will draw another winner and place a call.  This process will repeat until a winner picks up our call.

Coast Radio Group is not responsible for any cancellation or changing of the event.  If for some reason the event is canceled, for whatever reason, no consolation prize will be given.

Coast Radio Group reserves the right to disqualify anyone at anytime


  • Only one (1) winner per household is permitted every 30 days.
  • When a money contest is held, listeners may only win once per contest and must be age 12 or above.
  • Listeners must pick up prizes within two weeks of the winning date or else forfeit the prize
  • Listeners who win tickets for events must pick up the tickets by 5 p.m. the day of the event. If the event is held on Saturday or Sunday, the tickets must be picked up by 5 p.m. the Friday before the event. If the event is cancelled. Coast Radio Group is not responsible. Prizes given away for that event will not be replaced with another prize.
  • A picture identification card must be presented to claim any event tickets or cash winnings. The actual winner is the only person allowed to claim these prizes
  • Listeners must be at least 21 years of age to win tickets associated with a casino or to win alcoholic beverages.
  • Employees or family members of Coast Radio Group or any radio station in the listening area are not eligible to participate in any contest on a Coast Radio Group station.
  • Participation in the Promotion and/or acceptance of prize(s) constitutes entrant’s and/or winner’s (and guest’s, if applicable) agreement to release, discharge, and hold harmless the Promotion Entities and their respective officers, shareholders, directors, employees, agents and representatives and all of their successors and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from any prize(s) awarded 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 the Promotion, or delivery, possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of any prize or participation in any Promotion-related activity, including, but not limited to, any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery.
  • No purchase necessary