Kelseys Burger Fest – Win a trip for 2 to the Burger Festival in Calgary, Alberta OR 1 of 64 Weber Charcoal BBQs
KELSEYS BURGER FEST CONTEST
OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES & REGULATIONS
1. GENERAL. The Kelseys Burger Fest Contest (the “Contest”) is intended for legal residents of
Ontario and Newfoundland only. No purchase necessary. By entering, you acknowledge that you have
read, understand and will comply with the following rules (the “Official Rules”) in their entirety,
which Official Rules are final and binding on all matters pertaining to the Contest.
2. CONTEST PERIOD. June 5, 2017 to July 2, 2017.
3. ELIGIBILITY. This Contest is sponsored by Kelseys, a division of Cara Operations Limited (“Kelseys”)
and is open to legal residents of Ontario and Newfoundland of the age of majority, except
franchisees, employees (whether Kelseys or its franchisees’), representatives or agents (and those
with whom such persons are domiciled, whether related or not) of Kelseys, its parent company,
subsidiaries, affiliates and related companies, as well as Head Office employees and their respective
advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and the independent judging organization (collectively,
the “Promotion Parties”). The information you provide will only be used for the administration of this
4. HOW TO ENTER, PLAY and WIN.
a. How to Enter & Play. The Contest will run from June 5, 2017 at 12:01 a.m. ET to July 2, 2017
at 11:59.59 p.m. ET (the “Contest Period”). To enter, guests (hereinafter referred to as
“Entrants”), must go to www.kelseys.ca and complete the entry form with their name,
phone number, address, e-mail address, favourite Kelseys restaurant location and submit
the completed form, along with their custom burger creation, as directed (the “Entry”). All
Entries will then be sorted and sent to the Kelsey’s restaurant listed on the Entry form to
be entered into a Draw (as defined below), for that restaurant.
b. No Purchase Necessary Option: To enter without purchase, provided that you are eligible to
enter the Contest as per rule 3 above, mail a plain piece of paper with your full name,
address, phone number and e-mail address, along with a prepaid, self-addressed stamped
envelope and a unique and original essay of minimum 50 words about why you feel you
should win a Prize (as defined below), to: “Kelseys Burger Fest Contest”, Cara Operations
Limited, 199 Four Valley Drive, Vaughan, Ontario L4K 0B8, Attention: Kelseys Marketing
Department. There is a limit of one (1) no purchase entry per unique and original essay, as
determined by Kelseys in its sole and absolute discretion. Furthermore, there is a limit of
three (3) no purchase entries per Entrant, during the Contest Period.
c. How to Win a Prize. There are sixty-four (64) Prizes (as defined below) available to be won
through a random draw from all eligible participants who enter via the purchase or the no
purchase entry option (the “Draw”). Winners will be chosen by Draw from all of the
eligible entries received at the participating Kelseys restaurant as directed by the Entry
form during the contest Period. The selected Entrants will be contacted by phone and/or
email immediately following the Draw. If a selected Entrant is unable to be contacted after
3 attempts, he or she forfeits being an eligible Prize winner and another Entrant may, at
the sole discretion of Kelseys, be selected. Selected Entrants must correctly answer a
mathematical skill-testing question without assistance and otherwise be in compliance
with the Official Rules in order to be declared a Prize winner.
d. How to Win the Grand Prize. Following the Draw for a Prize described above, the remaining
purchase and no purchase entries from all participating Kelseys restaurants will be
combined and the winner of the Grand Prize (as defined below) will be selected by a
random draw (the “Grand Prize Draw”), from all remaining eligible participants on July 10,
2017. The selected Entrant will be contacted by phone and/or email immediately following
the Grand Prize Draw. If the selected Entrant is unable to be contacted after 3 attempts,
he or she forfeits being the eligible Grand Prize winner and another Entrant may, at the
sole discretion of Kelseys, be selected. The selected Entrant must correctly answer a
mathematical skill-testing question without assistance and otherwise be in compliance
with the Official Rules in order to be declared the Grand Prize winner.
5. ODDS OF WINNING. The odds of winning a Prize or the Grand Prize depend on the number of
eligible entries received during the Contest Period.
6. PRIZE DESCRIPTION.
a. Prize. Each “Prize” is one (1) of sixty-four (64) prizes of a Weber Charcoal Barbeque, each with
an approximate retail value of $100.
b. Grand Prize. The “Grand Prize” is a trip for two (2) to the Burger Festival in Calgary, Alberta.
The Grand Prize includes: (i) a trip for two (2) people (one (1) contest winner and one (1)
travel companion) to Calgary, Alberta to attend the Burger Festival; (ii) return airfare from
closest international airport to winner’s home, to Calgary, Alberta; (iii) airport transfers in
Calgary, Alberta to/from airport and hotel; (iv) three (3) nights hotel accommodation
(based on double occupancy at a hotel selected by Kelseys); (v) two (2) tickets to the
Burger Festival; and (vi) $250.00 CND spending money. Approximate retail value of the
Grand Prize is CAD $5,000 based on Toronto departure. Dates of travel are anticipated to
be between September 23 and October 2, 2017 (subject to change by Kelseys). Agenda
details and dates of travel are subject to change by suppliers and at the discretion of
Kelseys. The Grand Prize is not transferrable, and not redeemable in whole or in part for
cash. Contest winner and companion must be of the age of majority in their Province of
residence, each be a legal resident of Ontario or Newfoundland, and each hold a passport
valid for travel within Canada. Contest winner and companion must be eligible to travel at
any time between September 23 and October 4, 2017 or forfeit the Grand Prize. Alcohol is
not part of the Grand Prize. Contest winner and companion must acknowledge that all
other expenses not outlined herein are their own responsibility, including but not limited
to additional transportation, communication (cell phone, data, wifi), valid travel
documentation (including valid passport for travel within Canada), food and beverage, and
c. Prizing – General. Kelseys is not responsible for providing any replacement for any unavailable
component of a Prize or the Grand Prize. Kelseys makes no express or implied warranties
or conditions of any kind with respect to safety, appearance or performance of a Prize or
the Grand Prize or activity offered. Each Prize and the Grand Prize must be accepted as
awarded and is non-transferable and non-redeemable for cash. No substitutions, except by
Kelseys, who reserves the right to substitute a Prize or the Grand Prize or any portion of a
Prize or the Grand Prize with a prize of equal or greater value. Where applicable, the
winner and his/her guest must have the identical travel itinerary and the winner’s guest
must be the same person for the duration of the trip. All travel arrangements will be made
by Kelseys and are subject to flight and space availability and blackout dates. Once the
tickets are issued, the names of the travelers cannot be changed. The winner and guest are
solely responsible for obtaining any required travel documents. The right to the Grand
Prize will be forfeited if, as applicable, (a) for any reason, the winner or travel companion
does not have appropriate travel documentation; or (b) the winner cannot or does not
wish to travel during the specified period. Upon the sole discretion of Kelseys, a forfeited
Prize or Grand Prize may be allocated to another eligible Entrant. In the event a Prize or
the Grand Prize (or any part of a Prize or the Grand Prize or related event), is postponed,
cancelled or otherwise unavailable for any reason, the balance of the Prize or the Grand
Prize may be awarded in full satisfaction of that prize and Kelseys is not responsible for
providing any replacement for the postponed, cancelled or unavailable component. Any
unused portion of a Prize or the Grand Prize is forfeited and has no cash value.
7. COMPLETION OF PRIZE CLAIM. Each Prize winner will be required to sign and return a declaration
of eligibility and compliance with the Official Rules, a liability release releasing he Promotion Parties
from any liability occurring as a result of a Prize being awarded and used and, where lawful, a
publicity consent (collectively, a “Declaration”) before any prize is awarded. Failure to comply with
the Official Rules may result in disqualification and potential selection of an alternate eligible winner.
Selected Entrants will not be confirmed as winners unless the Entrant has complied with all of the
Official Rules and correctly answered a mathematical skill-testing question without assistance. Any
prize notification returned as undeliverable or any determination that any selected Entrant is
ineligible, may result in disqualification and potential selection of an alternate eligible winner. The
Promotion Parties will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with
participation in this Contest or any prize awarded. By accepting a prize, each Entrant agrees to the use
of his/her name, address, voice, statements about the Contest and/or photograph or other likeness
without further notice or compensation, in any publicity or advertisement carried out by the
Promotion Parties in any manner whatsoever, including print, broadcast or the internet.
8. AWARDING OF PRIZES. Kelseys is not responsible for and shall not be liable for unsuccessful
efforts to notify winner(s). Use of a prize or any portion thereof, for a Contest or re-sale is strictly
prohibited. No substitution of prizes will be permitted, except by Kelseys who may substitute a prize
or any portion of a prize with a prize of equal or greater value at their sole discretion. Kelseys
obligation to the winner(s) is limited to the prizes specified above.
9. RELEASE. By entering the Contest and/or accepting a prize, each Entrant, and/or winner agree to
release and hold harmless Kelseys, its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers,
employees, franchisees and agencies (the “Releasees”) from any liability whatsoever and waive any
and all causes of action, for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising out of, or
in connection with, the Contest or acceptance, possession, or use of a prize (including without
limitation claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or
destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether
intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence),
warranty or other theory. The Promotion Parties and their officers, directors, affiliates, related
entities, partners, partnerships, principals, representatives, agents, licensees, successors and assigns:
(i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any prize; and (ii) disclaim
any implied warranty.
10. ERRORS & DAMAGE. Kelseys is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer or
administration of this Contest, including, but not limited to, errors in advertising, the Official Rules,
the selection and announcement of the winner(s), or the distribution of any prize. Kelseys reserves
the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual who is found (i) to be tampering with the
entry process or the operation of the Contest; (ii) to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; or (iii)
to be acting in an un-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or
harass any other person.
11. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY. The Promotion Parties are not responsible for late, lost, incomplete,
irregular, or misdirected entries, email or for any computer, online, telephone or technical
malfunctions or human errors that may occur. If for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running
as planned, or more prizes are awarded than planned, including due to a computer virus, bugs,
tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort, Kelseys may cancel, terminate,
modify or suspend the Contest. Entrants further agree to release the Promotion Parties from any
liability resulting from, or related to participation in the Contest or the awarding or use of a prize.
Kelseys reserves the right to terminate or withdraw this Contest at any time.
Kelseys reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, and without prior notice, to adjust any
of the dates and/or timeframes and/or other Contest mechanics stipulated in these Official Rules, to
the extent necessary, for purposes of verifying compliance by any Entrant with these Official Rules, or
as a result of problems, or in light of any other circumstances which, in the opinion of Kelseys, in its
sole and absolute discretion, affect the proper administration of the Contest as contemplated in these
Official Rules, or for any other reason.
12. RIGHT TO TERMINATE, SUSPEND OR AMEND. Kelseys reserves the right to withdraw, suspend or
amend this Contest (or, amend these Official Rules) in any way, in the event of any cause beyond the
reasonable control of Kelseys that interferes with the proper conduct of this Contest as contemplated
by these Official Rules, including, without limitation, any error, problem, computer virus, bug,
tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or failure. Any attempt to undermine the legitimate
operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made,
Kelseys reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Kelseys reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify from this Contest and any future contest,
sweepstakes or other promotion conducted by Kelseys, any individual that it finds or believes to be
tampering with the prize claim process or the operation of the Contest; to be acting in violation of
these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse,
threaten or harass any other person. Kelseys reserves the right to cancel, suspend or amend this
Contest, or to amend these Official Rules, without prior notice or obligation, in the event of any
accident, printing, administrative, or other error of any kind, or for any other reason whatsoever.
Without limiting the generality of the forgoing, Kelseys reserves the right, in its sole and absolute
discretion, to administer an alternate test of skill as it deems appropriate based on the circumstances
and/or to comply with applicable law.
13. PERSONAL INFORMATION. By participating in this Contest, the eligible winner consents to the
collection, use and disclosure of their personal information for the purposes of administering the
disclosed without consent. This section does not limit any other consent(s) that an individual may
provide Kelseys or others in relation to the collection, use and/or disclosure of their personal
Kelseys is collecting personal data about the eligible winner only for the purposes of administering
this Contest. No further informational or marketing communications will be received by Entrants,
unless the Entrant provides Kelseys with explicit permission to do so.
14. GOVERNING LAW. This Contest and the Official Rules are governed by and to be construed under
the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada.
15. SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE LAWS. The Contest is subject to these complete Official Rules and all
applicable federal, provincial and local laws and regulations. By participating in the Contest, you
acknowledge that you have read the Official Rules and agree to abide by their terms and by the
decisions of Kelseys, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to the Contest. THIS
CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
16. LANGUAGE DISCREPANCY. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms
and conditions of these Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contestrelated
materials, including, but not limited to, point of sale, television, print or online advertising, the
terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Kelseys will not involve itself in, and the Releasees accept no obligation or
liability in respect of, any dispute regarding the identity of the rightful selected Entrant. In any such
case, Kelseys reserves the right to take whatever action it deems appropriate based on the
circumstances and/or to comply with applicable law.