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A natural splendor located in the Salish Sea off of British Columbia’s west coast, Vancouver Island has been known to have a profound and lasting impression on visitors. It’s a reality that enthusiasts and locals have tried to keep from the outside world for years, so, if outdoor adventure, captivating history, meeting local marine life and immersing yourself in art and culture isn’t your thing, well, maybe this contest isn’t for you.
If you’re up for it, enter to win a captivating 5 day Island getaway for 2. Remember, we warned you.

Enter for your chance to win a 5 day Vancouver Island getaway for 2

Two Nights in Nanaimo

BC Ferries Passes

Nanaimo Whale Watching

Salt Spring Culinary Tour for two

Hawk Walk at the Raptors in Duncan

Two Nights on Salt Spring Island

Flightseeing Tour of Nanaimo

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OFFICIAL RULES & REGULATIONS

OFFICIAL RULES & REGULATIONS OF TOURISM VANCOUVER ISLAND’S Summer Getaway Contest

THE “Summer Getaway” CONTEST IS OPEN ONLY TO CANADIAN RESIDENTS WHO HAVE REACHED THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THEIR PROVINCE AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. ENTRY IN THIS CONTEST CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF THE OFFICIAL RULES & REGULATIONS AS OUTLINED BELOW.

ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins at 12:00 AM PST Friday, May 11, 2018 and ends at 11:59 PM PST Saturday, June 30, 2018.

METHOD OF ENTRY: Enter via the internet by visiting https://vancouverisland.travel/summer-getaway/ or via Facebook Lead Ads served to your social media account and completing all required fields on the online entry form and click submit. Limit one entry per person plus one bonus entry if shared on entrant’s Facebook page.

All entries become the property of Tourism Vancouver Island. Any individual who attempts or otherwise encourages, directly or indirectly, the entry of multiple or false contact information under multiple identities, or uses any device or artifice to enter or encourage, directly or indirectly, multiple or false entries, as determined by Tourism Vancouver Island, will be disqualified.

If the Summer Getaway Contest is cancelled, modified, suspended or terminated, which Tourism Vancouver Island reserves the right to do at its discretion, if factors beyond its control make the contest unable to be administered as planned, notice will be posted on https://vancouverisland.travel/summer-getaway/ in addition to both Tourism Vancouver Island’s Twitter and Facebook accounts.

ELIGIBILITY: The Summer Getaway Contest is open to Canadian residents who have reached the age of majority in their province at the time of entry, except for employees of Tourism Vancouver Island and members of their immediate families. By entering the Summer Getaway Contest, entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules & Regulations and the decisions of Tourism Vancouver Island which are final and binding in all respects. Failure to comply with these Official Rules & Regulations may result in disqualification from the Summer Getaway Contest.

PRIZES: There is one (1) prize available to be won, consisting of a Vancouver Island travel package as follows:

  • Two (2) nights’ accommodation for two (2) at Harbour House Hotel on Salt Spring Island; a Culinary Tour for two (2) on Salt Spring Island with Tour Salt Spring; Hawk Walk for two (2) at The Raptors in Duncan; two (2) nights’ accommodation for two (2) at the Inn on Long Lake in Nanaimo; whale watching tour for two (2) with Vancouver Island Whale Watch in Nanaimo; Nanaimo Classic Panorama flightseeing tour for two (2) with Harbour Air in Nanaimo; round-trip passage from Vancouver to Vancouver Island for one (1) vehicle, one (1) driver and one (1) passenger plus round-trip passage from Vancouver Island to Salt Spring Island for one (1) vehicle, one (1) driver and one (1) passenger with BC Ferries.
  • Some black-out periods apply. Expiration dates vary but are valid no later than December 31, 2018.
  • Total value: $2,107.00 (CDN)

Lost or stolen prizes will not be replaced. Prize does not include any other item or expense not specifically described in these Official Rules & Regulations, and all additional expenses including, without limitation, travel expenses, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Prize may not be transferred or assigned except to a surviving spouse living in the same household. Only listed prize will be awarded and no substitutions or cash equivalents or redemptions will be made. Winner agrees to accept the prize “as is”, and entrants hereby acknowledge that Tourism Vancouver Island has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize, including express warranties (if any) provided exclusively by a prize supplier that are sent along with the prize.

SELECTION OF WINNERS: The winner of the prize will be selected by random draw on or around Wednesday, July 4, 2018, from all eligible entries received at the time of each draw. All decisions of the contest sponsor are final.

Tourism Vancouver Island reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner and may refuse to award any prize to a person who is ineligible or has violated any rule, gained an unfair advantage in participating in the Contest or obtained winner status using fraudulent means. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. The winner will be notified by e-mail and must meet all eligibility requirements. Return of a prize or prize notification as undeliverable, or inability of Tourism Vancouver Island to contact a potential winner by these means within forty-eight (48) hours of selection, may result in disqualification of such potential winner, and an alternate winner may be selected by random drawing at Tourism Vancouver Island’s discretion. In the event a winner declines a prize, Tourism Vancouver Island may, at its discretion, select an alternate winner by random drawing.

All selected entrants, upon notification, must, unaided, correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question, and sign and return liability/publicity release and prize acceptance forms, before being declared a winner. In the event that a selected entrant is unable to answer the skill-testing question correctly, Tourism Vancouver Island shall have the right to disqualify said entrant and to select the next eligible entrant, and Tourism Vancouver Island shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this regard.

PUBLICITY, PRIVACY & PRIZE NOTIFICATION: Except where prohibited by law or regulation, by submitting an entry, entrant grants Tourism Vancouver Island a perpetual, royalty-free license to use his/her name, photograph, voice, and likeness in connection with the promotion of this and other Contest, and entrants waive any and all claims and/or rights to receive any royalties or other compensation for Tourism Vancouver Island’s use thereof, unless prohibited by law. Entrants’ information that Tourism Vancouver Island collects will not be disclosed to third parties.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: The submission of an entry is solely the responsibility of the entrant. Only eligible entries actually received within each Entry Period will be included in the prize drawings. For purposes of these Official Rules & Regulations, “receipt” of an online entry occurs when Tourism Vancouver Island receives an entry into its contest-specific database. Any automated computer receipt (such as one confirming delivery of e-mail) does not constitute proof of actual receipt by Tourism Vancouver Island of an entry for purposes of these Official Rules & Regulations. Tourism Vancouver Island and their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliates are not responsible for late, lost, delayed, unclear, unintelligible, incomplete, misdirected or ineligible entries, which will be disqualified, or for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the sender, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest which may limit the ability to play or participate, or by any human error that may occur in the processing of the entries in the Contest. Any person attempting to defraud administrator or sponsor or in any way tamper with, damage, or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest will be disqualified.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY & RELEASE: By participating in the Summer Getaway Contest, entrants agree to indemnify and hold harmless Tourism Vancouver Island and its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders, and employees (collectively, “Releasees”) from and against any and all injuries, losses, damages, claims, and actions of any kind arising from or relating to participation in the Contest, or acceptance, possession, use, misuse, or non-use of the prize that may be awarded, including, without limitation, actual, direct, indirect, consequential, punitive, special, or other damages.


Two Nights in Nanaimo

Two nights’ accommodation at the Inn on Long Lake in Nanaimo.

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BC Ferries Passes

Round-trip passage to/from Vancouver Island, including Salt Spring Island, with BC Ferries.

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Nanaimo Whale Watching

Whale watching trip from Nanaimo with Vancouver Island Whale Watch.

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Salt Spring Culinary Tour for two

Culinary Tour for two on Salt Spring Island with Tour Salt Spring.

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Hawk Walk at the Raptors in Duncan

Take a walk on the wild side, as you meander through a forest or field with a hawk flying overhead. Put on a glove, and have the hawk fly down to alight on your raised fist. Experience length is approximately 15-20 minutes.


Two Nights on Salt Spring Island

Two nights’ accommodation at the Harbour House Hotel on Salt Spring Island.

 


Flightseeing Tour of Nanaimo

Nanaimo Classic Panorama flightseeing tour with Harbour Air.

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