KAYO Holiday Match Game
The KAYO Holiday Match Game Board is visible between 10am and Midnight and is updated each morning. Tune in to 96.9 KAYO to play along!
The 2017 Holiday Match Game has concluded! Congratulations to all our winners. You can still win -- guess the answer to the puzzle and e-mail it to the address below. You could win another prize!
It's easy to play! 1. Listen for the cue to text. When you hear it, text the keyword to 872-529-0969.
2. If selected, we'll call you back to play the game.
3. Uncover the squares on the board at left to make a match. If you make a match, you win that prize!
4. As matches are made, the puzzle under the board reveals itself. If you think you have the answer to the puzzle, e-mail your guess to firstname.lastname@example.org and you could win the bonus prize! Your submission must include your name, phone number, home zip code and puzzle guess.
Game Board Updated: 12/15 (final)
Click here to download the at-home worksheet!
Here are are this year's prizes (there are more than one of some prizes!
$200 Best Buy GC
Kenny Chesney Tickets
Tacoma Rainiers VIP Experience
Gibson’s Custom Meats $100 GC
Amici Italian Eatery $100 GC
McKinney’s Appliance – Webber Grill
Mercato Ristorante $100 GC
Camera Drone from R/C Hobbies $79.99 Value
Force MT Monster Truck from R/C Hobbies $89.99 Value
$100 CASH from Emerald Queen Casino!
Miranda Lambert Living Like Hippies Tour Tickets
Shania Twain Tickets
Himalayan Salt Lamp $65 Value
Lyle Lovett Tickets
Roseanne Cash Tickets
Whistle Workwear $100 GC
Fire Creek Grill $100 GC
$100 Visa Gift Card from Shelton Health & Rehab
Line X of Olympia – Mini Detail - $35 value
Seattle Sounders S2 VIP Experience
West Olympia Kluh Jewelers – Earrings -- $75 value
Ricardo’s Restaurant - $100 Gift Certificate
Professional Photo Shoot from Feathers Photography - $200 Value
Gordon’s Heated Clothing Set
ALL prizes include a 12 pack of Polar flavored seltzer from L & E Bottling
The KAYO Holiday Match Game presented by Emerald Queen Hotel and Casinos
(With thousands of dollars in cash and prizes up for grabs!)
The KAYO Holiday Match Game is a game of matching, memory and puzzle
solving. It is played a bit like the classic TV game show ‘Concentration’. Each
player tries to uncover matching pairs of prizes from the 8x8 grid of tiles on our
game board. Text when you hear the cue, and uncover the tiles you choose!
Match 2 tiles and you win that prize! Prizes don’t match? You still win a 4-pack of
tickets to Holiday with Lights at Wild Waves or a carload pass to Fantasy lights in
TWO WAYS TO WIN!
(1) Be the chosen texter and pick two tiles from our 8x8 grid of 64 tiles to win one
of 32 MATCH PRIZES. If your picks reveal matching prizes, you win that prize.
(2) Be the first to correctly solve the picture puzzle to win the PUZZLE PRIZE. The
picture puzzle lies beneath the Cash Match grid. The puzzle will be gradually
revealed each time someone wins a Match Prize as the two matching tiles are
removed from the grid uncovering part of the puzzle beneath. Follow puzzle play
on our website and be the first to submit your guess at the ‘click here to submit
your Puzzle guess’ button.
1. The KAYO Holiday Match Game is open to Washington State residents
18 years and older who are not an employee of or the family member
of an employee of KGY Radio Inc. or other broadcast or media
company. The 30-day rule does not apply for The KAYO Holiday Match
2. There are two ways to win: (1) Be the randomly selected text-er to our
contest number (872) 529-0969 and pick a match of two tiles from our
8x8 grid of 64 tiles to win one of the 32 MATCH PRIZES. You win the
prize you match. (2) Be the first to submit the correct solution to the
picture puzzle to win the PUZZLE PRIZE. The picture puzzle lies
beneath the grid on The KAYO Holiday Match Game board. Part of the
puzzle will be revealed each time someone wins a Match Prize as the
two matching tiles are removed from the grid showing part of the
3. Limit of one match prize win per person. You can still win the puzzle
prize even if you win a match prize.
4. Winners are responsible for all applicable taxes.
5. The KAYO Holiday Match Game ends when all prizes have been
Winning a Match Prize:
A. Listen to 96.9 FM KAYO weekdays beginning Monday November
27 th between 10AM & 7PM for the cue and code word to text to
B. When you hear the cue, text the code word or phrase to (872) 529-
C. Players will be chosen at random from all texts received within the
announced time limit and called from our studio.
D. Choose two (2) tiles from The KAYO Holiday Match Game board for
the announcer to reveal. If the prizes match, you win that prize!
Let the announcer tell you what the prize is under the first tile
before you make your second choice.
E. We will play multiple times each weekday between 10am and 6pm.
F. Approximate text/play times may be pre-announced on air.
G. Approximate text/play times may be posted in advance on our
Winning the Puzzle Prize:
H. The Puzzle Prize is Emerald Queen Casino Dinner for 4, 4
tickets to winner’s choice of shows – Smokey Robinson, Boxing or Air Supply – from Emerald Queen. Plus a
Tacoma Rainiers VIP Experience for 4 and $100 cash.
I. Be the first to submit the correct solution to the puzzle to win the
J. When a match prize is won, the two tiles will be removed from the
KAYO Holiday Match Game online game board. The game board will
be updated daily at 10:00am.
K. The first eligible person to submit the correct solution to the KAYO
Holiday Match Game puzzle wins the puzzle prize.
L. To submit your puzzle solution, click on ‘Click here to submit your
puzzle guess’ Link on the game board/puzzle page and enter your
contact information and puzzle guess.
M. Our judge’s decision on what constitutes a correct puzzle solution is
Here are the winners so far:
Brent from Shelton won $100 in Emerald Queen Cash.
Chris from Olympia won a camera drone from RC Hobbies.
Tristan from McCleary won a $100 gift card to Gibson's Custom Meats.
Javier from Shelton won a Tacoma Rainier's VIP Experience.
Ken from Westport also won a $100 gift card to Gibson's Custom Meats.
Jason from Shelton won a $100 gift card to Whistle Workwear.
Jen from Shelton won a $100 Visa gift card from Shelton Health and Rehab.
Rod from Elma won Soul 2 Soul Tickets.
Kim from McCleary won a $100 gift card to REI of Olympia.
Janet from Olympia won a $100 gift card to AMICI Italian Eatery.
Angela from Shelton won Miranda Lambert Tickets.
Robert from Yelm won a $100 Mercato gift card.
Jamie from Shelton won a Sounders VIP Experience.
Cassandra from Shelton won Shania Twain Tickets.
Faith from Shelton won Soul 2 Soul tickets.
Dehlia from Satsop won a Tacoma Rainiers VIP Experience.
Kim from Aberdeen won Kenny Chesney tickets.
John from Tumwater won a package from Linex of Olympia.
Roshae from Olympia won a $100 gift card to Ricardo's.
Amy from Shelton won a $100 Fire Creek Grill gift card.
Marline from Olympia won a pair of Pearl Drop Earrings.