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Enter for your chance to win an all-inclusive vacation for four to Melia Jardines Del Rey in Cayo Coco, Cuba.

Contest Rules and Regulations

CBC's Holiday Escape to Cuba (“Contest”)
From Friday, December 1, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. ET to Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. ET (“Contest Period”)

Organized by
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (“CBC”)
and with
Sunwing Vacations Inc. [“Sponsor”]

1. HOW TO ENTER

No purchase required. To enter the Contest, visit the CBC contest page at www.cbc.ca/holidayescape/ (“Website”) to submit your answer to the question: “What’s the second tab on the CBC Holiday webpage?” along with your name and the requested contact information, during the Contest Period and then click “submit” to accept the Contest Rules.

Submission of an entry form including your name and contact information signifies that you have read and agree to the official Contest Rules. Questions marked with an asterisk in the entry form are required to be eligible for the Contest. Answers to any other registration questions are appreciated, but not required to participate in the Contest.

To be valid, entries must be received by Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. ET.

Limit of one entry per person. If you attempt or are suspected of attempting to enter more than once, or use robotic, automatic, programmed or any other methods of participation not authorized by these Rules, it shall be deemed as tampering and will void your entries, votes or other results of such participation.

No submissions will be accepted after the deadline for any reason. Any entries received after the deadline will be void.

2. ELIGIBILITY

Contest is open to all Canadian residents who have reached the age of majority in their province or territory of residence.

Employees of CBC, Sponsor, Sunwing Vacations Inc. and their respective affiliates, as well as such persons immediate family (father/mother, brother/sister, son/daughter) or persons living under the same roof are not eligible to enter this Contest.

3. PROCEDURE FOR AWARDING PRIZES

After the Contest Period has ended, a random draw will be conducted by CBC from among all eligible entries received during the Contest Period.

The first selected contestant from the random draw to correctly answer the mandatory mathematical skill-testing question shall be declared the winner, subject to meeting all the conditions described in these Rules.

Selected winner(s) will be contacted using the telephone number, email or postal mail address provided in the entry form and should claim their prize as instructed by CBC by no later than 7 days after the date they are initially contacted. If a winner cannot be reached within 3 days following the first attempt of contact, incorrectly answers the mathematical skill-testing question, declines the prize, or is otherwise found to be ineligible, the prize shall be forfeited and CBC has the right, at its sole discretion, to select another winner by randow draw, if applicable.

4. DESCRIPTION OF PRIZE(S)

Contest prize is (1) one all-inclusive vacation for four (4) to Melia Jardines Del Rey in Cayo Coco, Cuba onboard Sunwing Airlines.

Your Sunwing.ca prize includes:

  • Roundtrip airfare, based on economy class, for four (4) persons consisting of two (2) adults (one of whom must be the winner) and two (2) children (ages 2-12) from any available
  • Canadian gateway closest to the winner’s residence to Cayo Coco, Cuba onboard Sunwing Airlines
  • 7 (seven) nights standard accommodations at Melia Jardines Del Rey in a room based on quadruple occupancy
  • All Inclusive meal plan while at Melia Jardines Del Rey
  • Land transfers between the airport and hotel in destination
  • All hotel taxes and processing fees
  • Taxes (including, but not limited to, departure taxes, air seat/airline taxes and applicable federal, provincial, municipal, state and/or local taxes)

The prize includes only what is specifically described and no other allowance will be granted. The winner and his/her travel companions will have to pay all other expenses including but not limited to:

  • Ground transportation not specifically mentioned above (including transportation to and from you and your guest(s)’ homes)
  • Airport improvement fees
  • nsurance (including, but not limited to, travel insurance, medical insurance and trip cancelation insurance)
  • Taxes (including, but not limited to, departure taxes, air seat/airline taxes and applicable federal, provincial, municipal, state and/or local taxes)
  • Connecting flights (including to the departure gateway city)
  • Sightseeing tours and other in-destination activities
  • Travel related fees/surcharges
  • Excess baggage fees
  • Costs associated with obtaining travel documents (including, but not limited to passports and visas)
  • Costs associated with obtaining necessary vaccinations
  • Items of personal nature
  • Additional meals
  • Room upgrade
  • Tips & gratuities
  • In-room movies

Limitation and Rules & Regulations:

  • You accept the prize “as is” otherwise it will be forfeited
  • Travel is valid from April 15 until December 15, 2018 (the “Travel Period”)
  • Travel is subject to availability and must be requested a minimum of four (4) weeks prior to the requested departure date
  • Blackout periods apply, including without limitation: Aug 01-31 and Nov 22-25, subject to availability
  • If you are unable to travel during the Travel Period, you will be required to forfeit the prize and an alternate winner may be selected at CBC’s sole discretion
  • Once reservation is made, they cannot be changed
  • All reservations are subject to the terms and conditions set out in Sunwing’s brochure or located on Sunwing’s website located at ww.sunwing.ca
  • You and your travel guest(s) must be in possession of a valid passport and other necessary travel documents upon selection, which documents must be valid prior to, and for the duration of the trip. Failure to obtain necessary travel documentation will result in forfeiture of the prize without compensation and a new draw may be held. Winner may be required by the hotel to provide a valid credit card to cover incidental expenses.
  • Any lost or stolen, travel vouchers or certificates will not be replaced
  • All airline tickets are subject to flight variations, work stoppage, and schedule or route changes
  • Sunwing reserves the right to structure travel routes and select hotels in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight except at the sole discretion of Sunwing
  • If the prize, or any portion thereof, is unused, it cannot be carried forward and will be forfeit
  • Elements of the prize (including, without limitation, airfare and lodging) may not be used towards frequent flyer miles or other loyalty programs
  • You and your guest must comply with all applicable laws, including but not limited to, all local laws while in destination
  • The prize, and any portion thereof, is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, non-refundable, has no cash surrender value and must be accepted as awarded with no substitutions, except as may be decided by Sunwing in its sole discretion
  • Sunwing reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute and/or modify the prize or any portion thereof, with a prize of equal or greater value for any reason.

Approx. value for one all-inclusive vacation for four (4) is $4,500 plus taxes

5. GENERAL RULES

5.1. To be declared a winner of a prize as a result of a random draw, the selected contestant must first correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question.

5.2. By entering the Contest, you:

5.2.1 declare you have read, agree to and have complied with the Contest Rules;

5.2.2 declare you meet all criteria to enter the Contest and to accept and participate in the prize (if awarded);

5.2.3 agree that subject to the accuracy of the response to the mathematical skill-testing question, if you are the winner of a prize, you agree to accept the prize as provided by CBC/Sponsor/Prize Provider;

5.2.4 you consent and agree that your name, city/province of residence, image, statements and/or voice and Your Content may be shared with Sponsor/Prize Provider and may be used for promotional and other purposes related to this Contest free of charge by CBC/Sponsor/Prize Provider;

5.2.5 you, your heirs, your successors and your assigns, release CBC, Sponsors, Prize Provider as well as [its/their] respective directors, officers, affiliates, volunteers and employees (the “Contest Parties”) from all liability for any damage or loss arising from your participation in this Contest, the use of Your Content, and from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize (if awarded).

Anyone accompanying the winner in connection with the prize shall sign a release agreeing that their name, image and/or voice may be used for advertising purposes related to this Contest free of charge, and releasing the Contest Parties from all liability for any damage or loss arising from use of the prize.

6 The prize shall be accepted as is and may not be exchanged or refunded for an amount of money, sold or transferred. No substitutions will be allowed. Any portion of a prize not used for any reason will be forfeited.

7 If the prize cannot be awarded as described in these Rules, the Contest Parties reserve the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value, as determined in their sole discretion.

8 Refusal to accept the prize or a portion of the prize releases the Contest Parties from any obligation toward the winner with respect to that prize/portion of the prize.

9 If a contestant makes any false statement, (s)he will be automatically disqualified from the Contest.

10 You may be required to provide proof of your name/identity/age as requested by CBC in its sole discretion. If you fail to provide adequate proof you will be automatically disqualified from the Contest.

11 For the award of a prize by voting method, CBC reserves the right to cancel any vote deemed unlawful or illegitimate and to make adjustments accordingly in calculating the number of votes received by the participant.

12 The Contest Parties assume no liability for any loss, damage or injury, including without limitation: (i) lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, misdirected, late, destroyed, illegible or incomplete entries; (ii) loss, theft or damage to software or computer or telephone data, including any breach of privacy; (iii) fraudulent calls; (iv) inability of any person to participate in the Contest for any reason including but not limited to: mistaken addresses on mail or e-mail; technical, computer or telephone malfunctions or other problems with computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, or software; lost, late, incomplete, illegible, incomprehensible or misdirected entries; bugs, failures in services, hardware or software transmission failure or loss, delayed or corrupted data transmission; congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination of the foregoing; (v) damage to any person’s computer, including as a result of playing or downloading any material relating to the Contest; (vi) any delay or inability to act resulting from an event or situation beyond their control, including a strike, lockout or other labour dispute at their location or the locations of the organizations and businesses whose services are used to administer this Contest; (vii) prizes that are lost, damaged or misdirected during shipping; (viii) loss, damage, defects, or inability to use the prize once awarded to the winner for any reason whatsoever.

13 CBC and Sponsor/Prize Provider and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, consultants, agents, volunteers and employees shall not be responsible for any damages, compensatory, direct, incidental, consequential or otherwise, with respect to or in any way arising from damages to participants occasioned by participating in the Contest or downloading any information associated with the Contest.

14 You agree that in the use of this Contest, including but not limited to chat areas, and the registration and use of social media accounts, usernames or groupnames, you will not use obscene, libelous or slanderous language, or language which infringes upon a third party’s trademark, trade name or other intellectual property right or right to privacy.

15 Contestants found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this Contest, including but not limited to acting in violation of these Rules, attempting to participate in the Contest more than the maximum number of times allowed, to be acting with the intent to disrupt the normal operation of this Contest, as determined by CBC, will be disqualified. The discovery of any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed, third party or like methods to participate in the Contest will void any attempted participation effected by such methods and the disqualification of the contestant utilizing the same in CBC's sole and absolute discretion.

16 When the Contest Rules allow entry via Facebook, Twitter or any other social network, the terms of use of these social networks apply and the social network, as well as its directors and officers, assume no liability whatsoever in connection with the Contest.

17 CBC reserves the right to cancel or suspend this Contest should a virus, bug or other cause beyond their reasonable control corrupt the security or proper administration of the Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, CBC reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

18 Personal information collected at the point of entry, such as full name, date of birth (where applicable) and contact information, is collected by CBC and will be used by CBC and the Sponsor/Prize Provider solely for the purposes of administering this Contest, and shall not be used for any other purpose without your express consent. By providing this information, you consent to it being used for the stated purposes. Please see CBC’s privacy policy at http://www.cbc.radio-canada.ca/en/reporting-to-canadians/acts-and-policies/management/corporate-secreteriat/2-9-2/.

19 If the identity of a contestant is disputed, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry will be deemed to be the contestant. The individual assigned to the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address is considered the authorized account holder. A selected contestant may be required to provide proof that (s)he is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the selected entry. All entries must be submitted from a valid e-mail account that may be identified by reverse domain name search. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid entry in this Contest will be the Contest server.

20 Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, using any robotic, automatic programmed method that artificially increases the odds of winning or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of the rules may be disqualified by the CBC. CBC is not responsible for any errors or omissions in printing or advertising this Contest.

21 CBC reserves the right to amend the Contest Rules or to terminate the Contest at any time without any liability to any contestant. Any amendments to these Contest rules will be posted on [the Website].

22 By entering, you agree to abide by the Contest Rules and the decisions of CBC, [Sponsor and/or the Judging Panel], which decisions are final and binding on all contestants.

23 The Contest shall be deemed to be entered into pursuant to, and your agreement to enter and abide by the rules of the Contest shall be construed, performed and enforced in accordance with, the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. By your submission of the registration form you agree to attorn to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Ontario.

24 Contest rules are available online at the Contest Page (http://www.cbc.ca/holidayescape/).

25 If you have any accessibility requirements or special needs, please contact the contest coordinator, as noted below.

November 23, 2017

Daniel Hernandez

Associate Manager, Content Marketing

daniel.hernandez@cbc.ca

CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION