Win Tickets to see Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! - WBEZ

Win 2 VIP Tickets!

See Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! live in Chicago.

Wait, Wait... Don't Tell Me!
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Sign up for The Rundown and you'll be automatically enter to win a pair of VIP tickets to see Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me! live at the Chase Bank Auditorium in Downtown Chicago. We'll draw a winner each month - who will get to choose from 4 upcoming dates. See full giveaway rules at the bottom of this page for complete details.

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NO PURCHASE, DONATION, OR PLEDGE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN; a purchase, donation, or pledge will not increase your chances of winning.

ELIGIBILITY: You must be a legal U.S. resident 21 years of age or older physically residing in the 50 United States (includes DC) to enter or win. Residents of New York or Florida are not eligible to enter or win. Employees of Chicago Public Media, Inc. ("CPM") or its affiliates, and the immediate family (parent, spouse, sibling, child, grandparent, grandchild) and household members of all such employees, are NOT eligible. Promotion is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void in New York, Florida, and where prohibited or restricted by law.

HOW TO ENTER: There is one way to enter the sweepstakes.

(1) Entry via web form at

ENTRY PERIODS, ENTRY DEADLINES, AND WINNER SELECTION TIMES FOR PRIZES: The promotion will take place beginning February 1, 2019 at 12:00 a.m. and end December 31, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. One winner will be selected each month for the remainder of 2019. The winner will receive two (2) VIP tickets to a live taping of Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me! for a total ARV of $170. The winner will be offered four available show dates and must choose one to attend. Once the winner selects a date, that selection is final.

CPM is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, corrupted, or misdirected entries. The information you provide will be used consistent with CPM's Privacy Policy. Entries do NOT roll over month to month.

Entry deadlines and winner selection dates are as follows:

12:00 a.m. Feb. 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. Feb. 28, 2019, winner selected March 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. Mar. 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. Mar. 31, 2019, winner selected April 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. Apr. 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. Apr. 30, 2019, winner selected May 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. May 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. May 31, 2019, winner selected June 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. June 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. June 30, 2019, winner selected July 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. July 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. July 31, 2019, winner selected August 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. Aug. 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. Aug. 31, 2019, winner selected September 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. Sept. 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. Sept. 30, 2019, winner selected October 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. Oct. 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. Oct. 31, 2019, winner selected November 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. Nov. 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. Nov. 30, 2019, winner selected December 1, 2019
12:00 a.m. Dec. 1, 2019 – 11:59 p.m. Dec. 31, 2019, winner selected January 1, 2020