KEXP Presents

Bumbershoot Flyaway Contest

KEXP Flyaway Contest: Win a Trip to Bumbershoot




Enter to win airfare, hotel stay and passes for two to Bumbershoot, Seattle’s iconic music and arts festival, August 31-September 2. 

For one lucky winner and a guest, we’ll cover airfare within the continental U.S., lodging courtesy of our partners at Hotel Crocodile, and  two (2) special KEXP passes to Bumbershoot. If you’re local, you’re still eligible to win an awesome hotel staycation along with the special passes to the festival. Enter now to lock in the perfect Pacific Northwest weekend filled with live music and more.

Prize package includes: Airfare for two (2) within the continental U.S.(for winners outside of Western Washington); three (3) nights at Hotel Crocodile; two (2) special KEXP tickets to Bumbershoot.

How to Enter:


A. Be automatically entered when you make a new donation of $35 or more OR increase your Amplifier gift by $3 a month at KEXP.ORG. Make your donation before 5pm on Friday, May 17th. Support the music you love while entering for your chance to win here:

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B. Write a postcard to KEXP (no donation necessary) with your name, address, email address, and both day and evening telephone numbers. You may send one standard-size postcard per household to:



RE: Bumbershoot Flyaway

472 1st Ave N

Seattle, WA 98109

Postcards must arrive at KEXP by 5:00 pm on Friday, May 17, 2024.

Flyaway Rules and Regulations:

Anyone who makes a new donation of $35 or more to KEXP or sends a postcard with their contact information between 6:00am PST May 7, 2024, and 5:00pm PST May 17, 2024 is automatically entered into our flyaway contest for a trip for two to Seattle, Washington for the Bumbershoot music and arts festival.  

One entry per household will be accepted.

Void where prohibited. No purchase or other consideration necessary to enter. The information obtained through your registration will not be sold or distributed in any way to a third party.

Contest entry period:
6:00am PST May 7, 2024 – 5:00pm PST May 17, 2024. Postcards must arrive at KEXP by 5:00pm PST May 17, 2024.

Contest Description:
The Bumbershoot Flyaway Prize Package includes:

  • Airfare for two within continental U.S., provided winner is outside of Western Washington (no travel provided for flights to Seattle from Clallam, Clark, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Thurston, Wahkiakum, or Whatcom counties) 

  • Three (3) nights hotel stay at Hotel Crocodile (Regular Queen Suite, Friday 8/30 arrival - Monday 9/2 checkout)

  • Two (2) special passes to Bumbershoot, which include:

    • Dedicated entrance

    • Exclusive raised viewing platforms

    • Access to private lounge, bars, and restrooms

    • Parking

    • Swag pack

    • …and more

NOT included:

Transportation to and from airport within continental U.S.

All other expenses, including but not limited to meals, additional accommodation, travel insurance, incidental expenses, tips, transfers, and taxes will be the responsibility of the prize winners. No substitution or transfer of prizes is permitted. Prize is not redeemable for cash or exchange. Winner is responsible for obtaining and paying for visas, shots, passports or other documents if required.


All contest entrants must be 18 years of age or older to enter and to be eligible to win. Void where prohibited. Employees of KEXP  and companies donating contest prizes, plus their immediate family (spouse, parent, sibling and children, regardless of where they live) or members of their same households (whether related or not) of such employees and directors are not eligible.


One (1) sweepstakes grand prize winner will be randomly selected by KEXP and notified by phone by May 24th, 2024. After notification, the contest winner must provide their full legal name, a signed W-9, and the name of their guest so that travel arrangements can be booked. Odds are determined by the number of entries. Decision of the judges is final. KEXP reserves the right to change dates and substitute prizes of equal value.