This contest is open to residents of British Columbia over 19 years of age at the time of entry, except for employees (and those with whom they are domiciled) of Andrew Peller Limited (“Sponsor”) and their immediate families, prize suppliers and advertising and promotion agencies associated with the contest. Employees and contractors of the provincial liquor agencies, liquor licensees, their employees and members of their immediate families are not eligible to win. The provincial liquor authorities are not connected with this contest in any manner whatsoever, and are not liable in any way whatsoever in regard to any matter which relates to this contest.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
HOW TO ENTER:
Starting on or about 8:59 am PDT on April 28, 2019 there are two (2) ways to enter:
Via SMS text message – Text “MONK” to short code 393939 to receive one (1) entry. Standard message & data rates apply; refer to your cellular pricing plan for applicable costs (if any). You will be sent a reply SMS requesting you confirm you are over 19 years of age and agree to the contest rules. You must send an SMS message reply with “yes” to complete your entry.
Without a text message – Enter online at www.bcwinecontest.com (“Contest Website”) to receive one (1) entry. To enter, complete the online entry form and press “submit”.
All entries must be received before 11:59 pm PDT on June 1, 2019 to be eligible. A maximum of one (1) entry per person per method will be accepted. If it is discovered that you attempted to enter more than once all your entries will be void.
PRIZES / APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (ARV) / ODDS:
One (1) Grand Prize available to be won, consisting of a 2-day/1-night trip for winner and one (1) guest to visit the Gray Monk Winery in Lake Country, BC (ARV $2,000.00 CAD). Prize includes round trip economy class air transportation for winner and guest from the major airport closest to the winner’s home to Kelowna, BC; a two (2) day economy car rental for self-drive around the Okanagan Valley, near Kelowna, BC; one (1) night of lodging (based on double occupancy) at a local hotel; one (1) brunch or lunch for two (2) at Gray Monk Winery; one (1) Tour and Tasting for two (2) at Gray Monk Winery; and one (1) $500 spa gift certificate. The winner and his/her travel companion(s) must travel on the identical itinerary. Travel must originate from and end at the same airport. The winner and his/her guest must be at least 19 years of age at time of entry. The winner and his/her travel companion(s) will be required to provide appropriate government-issued photo identification at time of travel. The winner and his/her travel companion(s) are solely responsible for determining and obtaining all necessary travel documents and other travel requirements. Sponsor is not responsible for changes in schedule of any element of the Grand Prize, and Sponsor is not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay.
Grand Prize does not include travel health/medical insurance, taxes, tips, gratuities, meals (except as noted herein), service charges, hotel room service, laundry service, alcoholic beverages, merchandise, souvenirs, local and long-distance telephone calls, airport charges, or any other service or item not specifically described above. In the event the trip is delayed, cancelled or postponed for any reason outside the control of the Sponsor, Sponsor will have no further obligation, other than to award the remainder of the prize. Trip prize will be scheduled by Sponsor at its sole discretion, and must be redeemed by July 31, 2019. Travel and experiences will be scheduled between Monday to Friday (excludes weekends). All travel and experiences must be completed before September 30, 2019. No changes will be made to travel details once any portion of travel arrangements have been made, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Actual retail value of prize may vary depending on winner’s residence and may fluctuate due to market conditions, changes in value of components, (e.g. air transportation and hotel rates) and other reasons. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. All applicable federal, provincial, and local taxes on prize are the sole responsibility of the prize winners. Prize arrangements will be made directly with the winner and the prize must be accepted as awarded on an “as is” basis, is non-transferable, and cannot be redeemed for cash.
Sponsor shall not bear any liability whatsoever for any property damage or personal injury in any way attributed to the prize. Selected prize recipient must sign and return a declaration of compliance with the contest rules and a liability release form releasing the Sponsor, its directors, officers, employees, agents, and participating retailers from all liability of any kind in connection with the contest, or occurring as a result of the prize being awarded. Selected prize recipient may also be required to sign a document in a form acceptable to the British Columbia Liquor Distribution Branch (“BCLDB”) releasing the BCLDB, its directors, officers, employees and agents from all liability of any kind in connection with the contest, or occurring as a result of the prize being awarded.
Winner will be notified by either telephone, SMS message or email. Any costs or expenses incurred by the winner in claiming or using their prizes will be the responsibility of the winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if stated prize becomes unavailable.
Sponsor is not responsible for (i) late, lost, delayed, not received, damaged, misdirected, incomplete or illegible entries, or (ii) failure to receive entries due to transmission failures or technical failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any network, servers, access providers, hardware or software, whether originating with sender or recipient. The SMS text messaging method of entry is designed to work with most of the major wireless carriers in Canada, but Sponsor makes no guarantee that any particular wireless service provider will participate. If any dispute arises as to identity of any entrant, an entrant shall be considered the authorized cellular or email account holder by the cellular or internet provider. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned a number or email address by the service provider or as shown on the service provider’s records or the natural person authorized to use the account by an entity that is shown on service provider’s records for that account. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the contest if, in its sole discretion, it determines that the contest is not capable of running as originally planned for any reason (such as tampering or infection by computer virus, fraud, technical failures, printing or distribution errors, or any other causes or occurrences have compromised the fairness or integrity of the contest). If, as a result of an error relating to the entry process, drawing or any other aspect of the contest, there are more potential winners of prizes than contemplated in the contest rules, there will be a random draw amongst all eligible prize claimants after the contest closing date to award the prize.
Winner will be randomly drawn by the contest judges. The draw will take place in Vancouver, BC on or about June 10, 2019 at 12:01 pm PDT. In order to be declared a winner, selected entrant must have correctly answered unassisted the mathematical skill-testing question, to be administered at a mutually convenient time. The chances of winning one of the Grand Prizes depends upon the total number of eligible entries received. Entrants, by entering this contest, consent to the use of their name, photograph and entry, without compensation, in any future publicity or marketing efforts carried out by Sponsor. Entrants agree to abide by the Contest Rules and the decisions of the contest judges, which are final.