Air Canada Vacations – Win a $1,000 future travel credit
The Air Canada Vacations Spot the Canada Summer Adventures Contest OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS
The Contest is open to all Canadian residents having reached the legal age of majority in their province or territory of residence prior to the Contest Period (an “Eligible Participant”). Employees, representatives or agents of Contest Sponsor and each of its subsidiaries and affiliates, media partners, advertising and promotional agencies, and members of the immediate family (parents, children, siblings and spouse, regardless of where they are domiciled) of any of the aforementioned and persons with whom any of the aforementioned are domiciled are not eligible to enter the Contest.
2. How to participate in the Contest
No Purchase Necessary.
Method 1: Facebook® Entry
To enter via Facebook, log online to www.facebook.com/aircanadavacations. You must (1) have a valid Facebook account; (2) watch the video of the Canadian Summer Adventures, during the Contest Period, showcasing the various Air Canada Vacations summer adventures on the Air Canada Vacations’ Facebook page www.facebook.com/aircanadavacations; (3) correctly identify all the summer adventures in the comment section of the contest post on the on Air Canada Vacations’ Facebook page www.facebook.com/aircanadavacations.
Method 2: Instagram® Entry
The Air Canada Vacations Spot the Canada Summer Adventures Contest (the “Contest”) is brought to you by Air Canada Vacations (the “Contest Sponsor”). The Contest starts on February 19, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. EST and closes on February 28, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. EST (hereinafter, the “Contest Period”).
To enter via Instagram, you must (1) have a valid, public (i.e. not “protected”) Instagram account and have “followed” @AirCanadaVacations* and (2) during the Contest Period, watch the video of Canadian Summer Adventures (3) correctly identify all the summer adventures in the comment section of the contest posts on the Air Canada Vacations Instagram page www.instagram.com/aircanadavacations.
Limit of one entry per method per person.
*Participants are asked to follow Air Canada Vacations on Instagram so that the Contest Sponsor can easily and quickly contact them via Direct Message to verify and confirm their eligibility.
This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or Instagram. You understand that you are providing your information to the Contest Sponsor and not Facebook and Instagram, respectively.
There is one (1) grand prize (the “Grand Prize” or “Prize”) to be won, consisting of
a $1,000 future travel credit with be used on any
Total Value of giveaway is: $1,000 CAD
Grand Prize must be accepted as awarded and may not be sold, transferred or converted to cash and will not be refunded if unused. No substitutions, changes or extensions are permitted. Contest Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to substitute each Prize for another prize of equal or greater value.
Future travel credit is valid for travel between March 1, 2019 thru to December 31, 2019. Travel does not qualify for Aeroplan mileage accumulation or for mileage accumulation in any other frequent flyer program. No changes permitted to reservations once date of travel is confirmed or ticket has been issued.
The Grand Prize winner and their travelling companion are responsible for any and all costs, expenses and taxes not expressly described herein including, without limitation, all departure taxes, as well as connectors (if required), ground transportation, gratuities, merchandise, telephone calls, personal expenses of any nature for overnight layovers, meals and beverages, service charges, in-flight meals and entertainment; Alcoholic beverages, cocktails, soft drinks, mineral water and any medical expenses, any independent contractor services or products, shore excursions or any fees, charges or taxes imposed by any government agency shall be extra charges unless otherwise stated as included at the time of travel; costs incurred to and from the departure point as the Grand Prize originates and terminates there, obtaining sufficient personal travel insurance prior to departure, if desired; obtaining and carrying all necessary travel documentation, such as passports and visas and complying with customs immigrations regulations. The use of upgrade certificates is not permitted for flights. Use of the airfare tickets are subject to Air Canada’s general conditions of carriage publicly available at www.aircanada.com.
4. Winner selection
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Contest Entries received during the Contest Period and how each submission scores against the Criteria.
Air Canada Vacations to
Canada package. (Including airfare and cruise)
One winner will be chosen at random on March 1, 2019.
Winners will be contacted by Direct Message on Instagram, or by Private Message on Facebook on March 1, 2019. They will need to confirm acceptance as a selected Eligible Participant by 5:59 p.m. EST the following day.
5. Claiming of Prizes
In order to be declared a winner and be able to claim a Prize, the Eligible Participant will be contacted by Private Message on Facebook, or Direct Message on Instagram by the Contest Sponsor or one of its agents or representatives, shortly following the winner selection and must confirm acceptance as a selected Eligible Participant by 5:59 EST the following day. If the selected Eligible Participant cannot be contacted, another Eligible Participant will be selected. Before being declared a winner, each selected Eligible Participant will be required to answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question and sign a release and waiver form confirming, without limitation, that:
o He/she complies with the eligibility requirements;
o he/she has read the Contest rules and regulations and complies
o He/she warrants that their contest entry is entirely original, and that
they are the sole and exclusive owner of all intellectual property submitted in the contest entry
o He/she accepts the Prize as awarded;
o He/she acknowledges the Contest Sponsor’s right to publish his/her
picture, name and city of residence without compensation other than
the Prize offered;
o He/she successfully answers a time-limited mathematical skill-testing
o He/she releases and agrees to hold harmless of all liability the Contest
Sponsor and its respective subsidiaries and affiliates, media partners, advertising, promotional agencies and each of the foregoing entities’ directors, officers, employees, contractors and agents.
No correspondence will be undertaken except with the selected Eligible Participants whose Eligible Entry was selected. Once an Eligible Participant is declared a winner by Contest Sponsor, Contest Sponsor will send the Eligible Participant a letter containing the details on how to redeem the his/her Prize (i.e. reservation of the flights).
6. General Terms and Conditions
All entries submitted, and all information provided, by Eligible Participants must be complete and accurate. Contest Sponsor will not be held responsible for any technological malfunctions, telephone or internet interruptions and/or any late/incomplete/erroneously completed Prize claims or release and waiver forms.
The contents of all entries submitted become property of the Contest Sponsor. Contest Sponsor reserves the right to use the contents of entry submissions provided by entrants, for editorial, advertising, marketing and promotional purposes, without further compensation or notice, unless prohibited by law. Each Eligible Participant grants permission for the Contest Sponsor to use the contents of his/her entry submission including name and address for editorial, advertising, marketing and promotional purposes in any and all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, in perpetuity, without compensation, notification or permission.
By entering the Contest, Eligible Participants expressly consent to the Contest Sponsor, , media partners, advertising and promotional agencies, storing, sharing
o He/she is authorized to share the image and name of the person he/she would like to gift the Prize
All entries are subject to verification by the Contest Sponsor and may be disqualified if they are received outside of the Contest Period, are incomplete, illegible, irregular, photocopied or otherwise reproduced, submitted through illicit means or if they contain any false statements, or do not conform to or satisfy to any condition of these Contest rules and regulations.
By entering the Contest, Eligible Participants agree that the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to publish without compensation the full name, city of residence, and photograph of all winners and Eligible Participants waive all rights with respect to printed, broadcast and other forms of publicity. Eligible Participants further agree that all entries submitted and their content become the property of the Contest Sponsor and will not be returned.
Eligible Participants agree to be bound by all decisions of the Contest Sponsor regarding the Contest which shall be final and binding in all respects.
Eligible Participants agree that the Contest Sponsor is not liable for any incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information or for any error or malfunction of any kind in connection with the Contest. If the Contest is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to, without advance notice, terminate or suspend the Contest, in whole or in part, or modify it in any way, without any further obligations to Eligible Participants. Furthermore, if the Contest Sponsor determines, at its sole discretion, that any entry compromises the integrity of the Contest, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify the entry at issue or terminate the Contest in its entirety without any further obligations to Eligible Participants. The Contest Sponsor further reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual from the Contest and to ban the individual from any future contest of the Contest Sponsor who it finds or believes to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; to be acting in violation of the Contest rules and regulations or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.
By entering this Contest, Eligible Participants agree to release and hold harmless the Contest Sponsor and each of its respective subsidiaries and affiliates, media partners, advertising and promotional agencies and each of the foregoing entities’ respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns from any liability in connection with the Contest or, if declared a winner, the Prize awarded and use thereof.
The Contest is subject to federal, provincial and local rules and regulations.
For Quebec Residents only: Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a Prize may be submitted to the board only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these official contest rules, or the rights and obligations of an Eligible Participant in
connection with the Contest, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Quebec and the laws of Canada applicable therein.
Eligible Participants may obtain the Prize winners’ names between March 10, 2019 and April 5, 2019, by addressing their request, accompanied by a self-addressed envelope with sufficient postage to:
Air Canada Vacations Canada Summer Adventures Contest Marketing – Social Media
Air Canada Vacations
1440 St. Catherine Street West, Suite 600,
Montreal, Québec H3G 1R8
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