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TXT2WIN a new Nissan Rogue.

Posted: August 23, 2021 in All News, Broadcasting

Toronto’s CHUM 104.5 FM is giving away a brand new 2021 Nissan Rogue Platinum to one lucky listener. Tune in weekdays, (from August 9th to Friday, September 3rd, 2021), for the ‘cue-to-text codeword’. Text message your entries to the studio text number 104536. Standard SMS rates may apply.

Play Ultimate EdgeVentures with Toronto’s 102.1 the Edge. Tune in weekdays for a chance to win one of three amazing outdoor experiences. Listen out for the cue-to-text codeword and send it along with your name to 102102. Two texters will be picked to come on the air to face off in a ‘mini game’ challenge to qualify to win an Ultimate EdgeVenture of the week. Standard rates may apply.

Play CHUM 104.5’s ‘FOREVER FRIDAYS’ contest and you could qualify to win a brand new condo at Friday Harbour Resort! Simply tune into Toronto’s CHUM 104.5 FM each weekday for special keywords. When you hear the keyword,  TEXT it along with your FULL NAME to 104536. If the station calls you back, you could instantly qualify for a chance to win the fully furnished, 2 bedroom condo nestled in at Friday Harbour Resort on Lake Simcoe! Standard texting rates may apply.

TXT2WIN with MOVE 100.3

Posted: April 11, 2021 in All News, Broadcasting

The MOVE 100 Birthday Jackpot… it’s the contest you were born to play! Ottawa’s MOVE 100.3 wants to celebrate YOU with the MOVE 100 Birthday Jackpot!  You could win up to $5000 – just for having a birthday! Tune weekdays in the 8 AM, 2 PM & 4 PM hours to play on your mobile.


Virgin Radio’s $100,000 Destroy Your Debt contest is BACK! One winner. $100,000 to take away your stress and live debt-free. That’s 100,000 reasons to listen to Virgin Radio! Tune into any Virgin Radio station in Canada on weekdays at 7am, 8am, 9am, 3pm, 4pm and 5pm. Listen out for the codeword and text it back along with your full name. Standard text messaging rates may apply. The contest is open on all mobile networks in Canada.

Text to win with VIRGIN Radio Toronto. Play Live Guilt Free on your mobile. With 99.9 VIRGIN Radio’s Live Guilt Free you CAN get what you WANT and you can do it GUILT FREE! Starting 8 February 2021, tune in weekdays at 8a, 10a, 1p, 3p & 5p as we announce a NEW keyword.

When you hear that hours’ keywords you’ll have 10 minutes to text it, and your full name, to 99999. If we call you and you answer, you’ll score a FREE Smart Speaker so you can listen to VIRGIN Radio anywhere in your home! But that’s not all! You’ll INSTANTLY be entered into the Grand Prize Draw for your chance to win $10,000 to Live Guilt Free! VIRGIN Mornings with Adam Wylde, TJ & Jax will call the Grand Prize Winner on Friday, February 19th at 8a! [Standard text messaging rates may apply].

Tune into Halifax’s Move 100.1 FM each Tuesday between 6am – 6pm. Listen for the cue to text LOTTOMAX to 100247 for a chance to win $100 Atlantic Lottery Promo CASH to play at! Winners selected at 6pm (AST) each Tuesday. Standard message rates apply. Open to legal residents of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada who are nineteen (19) years of age or older. Correct answer to a mathematical skill testing question required.

Play 21K in 21 days on your mobile with VIRGIN Radio London. 21 days, 21 listeners, $21,000! Listen weekdays for the keyword at 7a, 8a, 10a, 2p and 4p! Text the keyword followed by your first and last name to 975975 and you’re in to win – It’s that easy! Kick off your New Year with some extra cash with Virgin Radio’s 21K in 21 Days! *Standard rates apply for all text inquires.

VIRGIN Radio Toronto wants you to Live Rent Free in 2021! Tune in every weekday at 8a, 10a, 1p, 3p & 5p as we announce a DIFFERENT keyword. When you hear that hours’ keywords you’ll have 10 minutes to text it, and your full name, to 999-99.

If we call you and you answer, you’ll INSTANTLY WIN a Smart Speaker so you can listen to us at home! PLUS – you’ll automatically be entered into the Grand Prize Draw for your chance to win $30,000 and LIVE RENT FREE in 2021!

Virgin Mornings with Adam Wylde, TJ & Jax will call the lucky Grand Prize Winner on Friday, February 5th at 8a! You have to answer our call in order to win! Live Rent Free – heard exclusively on 99.9 Virgin Radio! Play on any Canadian networked mobile device. Standard text messaging rates may apply.

Want to win your share of $50,000? Then tune in to VIRGIN Radio Edmonton and play ‘Name That Hit’ on your mobile.

All you have to do is follow these easy steps:

  1. Listen in 13 times a day each weekday from 7 AM – 7 PM to hear the codeword!
  2. When you hear the cue to text in, send in your name and the codeword to 104-104
  3. If you are the 104th texter, we will call you and we’ll play a quick clip of the hit we want you to name.
  4.  If you correctly guess the clip you win cash! If you incorrectly guess the clip $100 will be thrown into the escalating jackpot!

Each new hit starts at $500 and increases $100 for every incorrect guess. Not sure what to guess? That’s ok! We will have all of the incorrect guesses posted below to help you narrow it down! Text messaging lines open across Canada on all mobile networks. Standard text rates may apply.

Tune into Toronto’s 99.9 Virgin Radio this summer to win cash from your mobile. Every TWO hours each weekday from 7am – 7pm you will have a chance to instantly win $100 cash! When you hear the cue to text, send “SUMMER” and your full name to 99999. The text line is open on all Canadian mobile networks. Standard messaging rates may apply.

Canadian rock band July Talk are playing LIVE at the Stardust Drive-In Theatre on August 12 + 13. Tune in to Toronto’s 102.1 The EDGE for a your chance to win your way into this show. When the EDGE plays songs from their new album, Pray For It, or any other of their hits text your name and July Talk to 102 102 and you could win access to the show on August 13th for you and a friend.

Can’t make the show in person, but don’t want to miss out? We’ll also be giving away a handful unique streaming codes via text too, so you can watch the show from anywhere! [Standard text rates may apply. Available on all Canadian mobile networks].

TXT2WIN with Twisted Tea

Posted: July 24, 2020 in All News, Sport

The Twisted Tea Company is giving away a BC Lions BBQ experience. To enter simply text TWISTED TEA followed by your name to 288288. Contest closes 1 August 2020. Standard text messaging rates may apply. Open on all Canadian mobile networks.


Posted: June 20, 2020 in All News, Broadcasting, Music

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97.7 HTZ-FM’s Rocksearch competition, in concert with Millstreet Brewery – Poured with Purpose​ – is a legendary hunt for the best new Rock band across Southern Ontario.

In the past, we’ve helped launch some pretty awesome Canadian Rock acts who’ve gone on to be some of the biggest around, including Finger Eleven, The Trews, The Standstills and The Glorious Sons!

Click here to listen to the bands and then text in your choice to 977977. (June 26th, 2020 @ 11:59pm ET. Standard text messaging rates may apply – text voting is available on all Canadian mobile networks).

100.3 The Bear wants to give you the opportunity to find $50,000 as part of Gold Hunt Edmonton, by hooking you up with a map AND bonus clues! Starting June 3rd, keep it locked for your secret code word. When you hear it, text it to 666666 and you could score a map and clues for Gold Hunt Edmonton! Then, the Gold Hunt search will begin on June 20th and one lucky person will find the $50,000 prize that is hidden somewhere in Edmonton! The texting line is available on all Canadian wireless carriers. Standard text messaging rates may apply.

TXT2WIN with CJAY 92

Posted: February 27, 2020 in All News


CJAY 92 and Advantage Ford have launched the $100,000 Name That Sound contest. Simply tune in to CJAY 92 weekdays at 6:30AM, 7:30AM, 8:30AM, 9:30AM, 10:30AM, 11:30AM, 12:30PM, 1:30PM, 2:30PM, 3:30PM, 4:30PM, 5:30PM, 6:30PM and 7:30PM. When you hear the ‘cue-to-text’, pick up your phone and text the CODE WORD and your FULL NAME to 929292*. The 92nd texter gets to guess the sound to instantly win cash! The pot starts at $500 and increases by $50 for every incorrect guess. (*Standard Rates May Apply. Service is available on all Canadian national mobile networks).

CHUM 104.5 and Air Transat interrupt this winter to bring you a chance to win an all-inclusive taxes paid vacation for two to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic staying at the Majestic Elegance Punta Cana 

Tune in to CHUM throughout Saturday and Sunday to get the special text to win keyword. When you hear it, text the keyword and your full name to 104536 to enter for your chance to win! Standard text rates may app.

Text message the codeword DEBT followed by your full name to 99999 then from January 6th till January 12th, tune into 99.9 Virgin Radio Toronto every two hours from 7am-7pm. If your name is called – you will have nine minutes to call the station back to instantly win $200 cash!

No purchase necessary. Std msg rates apply. Contest starts at 7:00 a.m. ET on January 6, 2020 and closes on January 12, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. ET. Open to legal residents of Ontario, Canada who are 18 years of age or older. Some restrictions apply. Correct answer to a mathematical skill-testing question required. Approximate retail value of each of the thirty nine (39) prizes is $200.00 CAD. The odds of winning a prize will depend upon the total number of entries received up to the point of the applicable daily prize draw. The number of prizes available to be won throughout the contest will decrease as they are awarded. Complete contest rules and information about entry at

100.3 The Bear and Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge wants to send you and buddy on a rockin’ beer run with Jess Jackson to the Jasper Beer and Spirits Festival from January 31 – February 2!

Listen for a new codeword on the Jess Jackson Show each weekday. When you hear it, text the word to 666-666 for your chance to get on standby to win 2 nights at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, and full access to the festival which includes beer and meals!

Grand Prize draw will take place on Monday, January 13 on the Jess Jackson show. The Bear’s Beer Run to Jasper Beerfest is powered by Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge and 100.3 The Bear! [Contest is available on all mobile networks – standard text rates may apply.]


Posted: October 1, 2019 in All News

Two new radio stations, 106.5 elmnt fm Toronto and 95.7 elmnt fm Ottawa, are engaging with audiences through mobile messaging. Listeners can chat with shows and enter contests by sending text messages to the shortcode number 567567.

The standard rate messaging service is available on all mobile network carriers across Canada. elmnt fm is a new radio network owned by First Peoples Radio, a subsidiary of the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network.